The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing OO 104 110 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.43% 6.92% 6.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.57% 8.68% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 77 97 124
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1582 1268 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.52% 79.80% 76.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1007 1433
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

OO Salary Trend in Cheshire

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Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -30 21 £35,000 -10.82% 3
Knutsford -10 17 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Chester +4 11 £40,000 +37.93% 3
Macclesfield +8 10 £33,750 +22.72% 3
Crewe -1 10 - - 1
Wilmslow -3 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Northwich - 3 £40,000 -
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing OO 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 OO.

1 126 (69.23%) .NET
2 103 (56.59%) C#
3 97 (53.30%) SQL Server
4 96 (52.75%) HTML
5 93 (51.10%) CSS
6 82 (45.05%) JavaScript
7 79 (43.41%) ASP.NET
8 72 (39.56%) XML
9 67 (36.81%) SQL
10 66 (36.26%) MVC
11 52 (28.57%) TDD
11 52 (28.57%) OOP
12 49 (26.92%) Subversion
13 45 (24.73%) PHP
14 43 (23.63%) MySQL
14 43 (23.63%) WCF
15 41 (22.53%) Git (software)
15 41 (22.53%) Scrum
16 39 (21.43%) Web Services
16 39 (21.43%) Ajax
17 38 (20.88%) T-SQL
18 37 (20.33%) XHTML
18 37 (20.33%) Microsoft
18 37 (20.33%) Marketing
18 37 (20.33%) LINQ
19 36 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC
20 32 (17.58%) Windows
20 32 (17.58%) jQuery
21 30 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
21 30 (16.48%) REST

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (16.48%) CMS
2 13 (7.14%) IIS
3 9 (4.95%) MODX
4 4 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.65%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.10%) Node.js
7 1 (0.55%) Apache
7 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (4.40%) MS Office
2 7 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Magento
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.49%) Wireless
2 7 (3.85%) HTTP
3 5 (2.75%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.75%) HTTPS
3 5 (2.75%) Internet
4 1 (0.55%) GPRS
4 1 (0.55%) UMTS
4 1 (0.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (53.30%) SQL Server
2 43 (23.63%) MySQL
3 26 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 19 (10.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.20%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.20%) DTS
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.10%) Redis
9 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 49 (26.92%) Subversion
2 41 (22.53%) Git (software)
3 22 (12.09%) Rhino Mocks
3 22 (12.09%) NUnit
4 21 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (9.34%) Visual Studio
6 12 (6.59%) JIRA
7 6 (3.30%) MSTest
7 6 (3.30%) Moq
8 4 (2.20%) Xcode
9 3 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.65%) JUnit
10 2 (1.10%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.10%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.55%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (20.33%) Marketing
2 19 (10.44%) Finance
3 12 (6.59%) Retail
4 10 (5.49%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.10%) Automotive
5 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 161 (88.46%) Developer
2 53 (29.12%) .NET Developer
3 34 (18.68%) Web Developer
4 32 (17.58%) PHP Developer
5 22 (12.09%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.34%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 14 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 13 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
9 10 (5.49%) MySQL Developer
9 10 (5.49%) PHP Web Developer
9 10 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.95%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.95%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.95%) Architect
11 8 (4.40%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.40%) .NET Web Developer
12 6 (3.30%) Junior
12 6 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.30%) Development Team Leader
12 6 (3.30%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (69.23%) .NET
2 96 (52.75%) HTML
3 93 (51.10%) CSS
4 79 (43.41%) ASP.NET
5 72 (39.56%) XML
6 43 (23.63%) WCF
7 39 (21.43%) Web Services
7 39 (21.43%) Ajax
8 37 (20.33%) XHTML
8 37 (20.33%) LINQ
9 36 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (17.58%) jQuery
11 30 (16.48%) REST
12 29 (15.93%) XSLT
13 28 (15.38%) .NET Framework
14 27 (14.84%) JSON
15 26 (14.29%) LAMP
16 25 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 23 (12.64%) SOAP
17 23 (12.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.79%) Social Network
2 11 (6.04%) Social Media
3 10 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.20%) W3C
8 3 (1.65%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.55%) NHS
10 1 (0.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.58%) Windows
2 30 (16.48%) Linux
3 10 (5.49%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.85%) Android
5 2 (1.10%) UNIX
6 1 (0.55%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (36.26%) MVC
2 52 (28.57%) TDD
2 52 (28.57%) OOP
3 41 (22.53%) Scrum
4 30 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (15.93%) OO PHP
6 27 (14.84%) OOD
7 26 (14.29%) MVVM
8 25 (13.74%) Web Design
9 19 (10.44%) Web Application Development
10 18 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (8.24%) Online Marketing
12 14 (7.69%) SOA
13 13 (7.14%) Web Development
14 12 (6.59%) Software Engineering
15 10 (5.49%) Customer Engagement
15 10 (5.49%) Risk Management
16 9 (4.95%) Unit Testing
16 9 (4.95%) Automated Testing
17 7 (3.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 103 (56.59%) C#
2 82 (45.05%) JavaScript
3 67 (36.81%) SQL
4 45 (24.73%) PHP
5 38 (20.88%) T-SQL
6 30 (16.48%) VB.NET
7 27 (14.84%) PHP5
8 25 (13.74%) Java
9 20 (10.99%) VB
10 9 (4.95%) VB6
11 7 (3.85%) C++
12 6 (3.30%) XPath
12 6 (3.30%) XQuery
13 5 (2.75%) C
13 5 (2.75%) Ruby
14 3 (1.65%) ABAP
14 3 (1.65%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.55%) Python
15 1 (0.55%) Delphi
15 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (10.99%) Degree
2 4 (2.20%) MCTS
2 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.20%) MCP
2 4 (2.20%) MCAD
2 4 (2.20%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.04%) SLA
2 10 (5.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.55%) HL7
Vendors
1 37 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.85%) JBoss
3 5 (2.75%) SAP
3 5 (2.75%) Zend
4 4 (2.20%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle
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