The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 20 38 23
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 13 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 8.78% 0.69% 8.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.63% 0.85% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 10
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
OOP
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 118 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 91.22% 81.94% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 118 110 92
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

OOP
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Bolton region.

OOP Salary Trend in Bolton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) .NET
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) C#
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) HTML5
5 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (38.89%) Kanban
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) PHP
8 5 (27.78%) Java
8 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
8 5 (27.78%) Android
8 5 (27.78%) Android SDK
8 5 (27.78%) Android Development
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
9 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (22.22%) Facebook
9 4 (22.22%) Twitter
9 4 (22.22%) Web Development
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (22.22%) MS Excel

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) SQLite
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Android Developer
5 4 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
6 3 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (27.78%) Android SDK
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (16.67%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) NHibernate
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (16.67%) iOS SDK
6 3 (16.67%) REST
6 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) TDD
2 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Kanban
4 5 (27.78%) Android Development
5 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Facebook
1 4 (22.22%) Twitter
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
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