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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 49 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing OO 89 106 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.12% 5.47% 7.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% 6.52% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 73 79 99
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
OO
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
1515 1627 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.12% 83.91% 82.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1305 1033
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -4 19 £50,000 +48.14% 2
Chester -1 14 £36,000 -10.00% 9
Crewe -2 12 £32,500 - 2
Wilmslow +8 7 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Northwich -8 2 - -
Knutsford -15 2 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Runcorn - 2 £39,000 - 1
Congleton - 1 £22,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £22,000 -
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 89 (62.24%) HTML
2 88 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (60.84%) JavaScript
4 84 (58.74%) CSS
5 73 (51.05%) jQuery
6 63 (44.06%) MVC
7 61 (42.66%) Web Services
8 59 (41.26%) .NET
9 56 (39.16%) TDD
9 56 (39.16%) HTML5
10 54 (37.76%) AngularJS
11 53 (37.06%) C#
12 51 (35.66%) SQL Server
13 50 (34.97%) Finance
14 45 (31.47%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (30.77%) SDLC
16 43 (30.07%) OOP
17 41 (28.67%) KnockoutJS
18 40 (27.97%) Unit Testing
18 40 (27.97%) Scrum
19 39 (27.27%) User Experience
20 38 (26.57%) Microsoft
21 37 (25.87%) Mobile App
22 36 (25.17%) ASP.NET
23 30 (20.98%) CMS
24 29 (20.28%) PHP
24 29 (20.28%) CSS3
24 29 (20.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 28 (19.58%) Sass
25 28 (19.58%) Responsive Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (20.98%) CMS
2 13 (9.09%) Apache
3 6 (4.20%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (3.50%) WordPress
5 4 (2.80%) Liferay
5 4 (2.80%) Jetty
5 4 (2.80%) Node.js
5 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.80%) JBoss
5 4 (2.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.40%) IIS
6 2 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.10%) GitHub
2 2 (1.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.88%) HTTP
2 18 (12.59%) HTTPS
3 12 (8.39%) Wireless
4 11 (7.69%) Internet
5 3 (2.10%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (35.66%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (16.78%) MySQL
4 12 (8.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.70%) Redis
8 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (18.88%) Visual Studio
2 21 (14.69%) Git (software)
3 18 (12.59%) Jasmine
4 12 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (6.29%) Subversion
6 8 (5.59%) JIRA
7 6 (4.20%) Maven
8 5 (3.50%) Jenkins
8 5 (3.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (2.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.40%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.40%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.40%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.40%) NUnit
10 2 (1.40%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.40%) MSTest
10 2 (1.40%) Ant
10 2 (1.40%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.40%) Moq
10 2 (1.40%) Cucumber
General
1 50 (34.97%) Finance
2 18 (12.59%) Banking
3 12 (8.39%) Retail
3 12 (8.39%) Financial Institution
4 8 (5.59%) Corporate Banking
5 7 (4.90%) Games
6 3 (2.10%) Electronics
7 2 (1.40%) Legal
8 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 125 (87.41%) Developer
2 30 (20.98%) .NET Developer
3 16 (11.19%) Software Developer
4 15 (10.49%) PHP Developer
5 14 (9.79%) Junior Developer
5 14 (9.79%) Junior
5 14 (9.79%) Web Developer
6 13 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 11 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.69%) HTML Developer
7 11 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (6.99%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (6.29%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.29%) Lead Developer
10 8 (5.59%) Development Manager
10 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.90%) Junior Software Developer
11 7 (4.90%) Trainee
11 7 (4.90%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (62.24%) HTML
2 84 (58.74%) CSS
3 73 (51.05%) jQuery
4 61 (42.66%) Web Services
5 59 (41.26%) .NET
6 56 (39.16%) HTML5
7 54 (37.76%) AngularJS
8 41 (28.67%) KnockoutJS
9 36 (25.17%) ASP.NET
10 29 (20.28%) CSS3
10 29 (20.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 28 (19.58%) Sass
11 28 (19.58%) Backbone.js
12 26 (18.18%) RESTful
13 25 (17.48%) .NET Framework
13 25 (17.48%) LESS
14 23 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (15.38%) WCF
16 19 (13.29%) SVG
17 18 (12.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.27%) User Experience
2 37 (25.87%) Mobile App
3 19 (13.29%) Visualisation
4 14 (9.79%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.29%) N-Tier
5 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.50%) Device Driver
7 4 (2.80%) Tandem
7 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.10%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.40%) NHS
10 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.78%) Windows
2 12 (8.39%) Linux
3 11 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.80%) Android
5 3 (2.10%) Windows CE
5 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.40%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.40%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.40%) AIX
7 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (44.06%) MVC
3 56 (39.16%) TDD
4 45 (31.47%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (30.77%) SDLC
6 43 (30.07%) OOP
7 40 (27.97%) Scrum
7 40 (27.97%) Unit Testing
8 28 (19.58%) Responsive Web Design
9 23 (16.08%) Web Design
9 23 (16.08%) Web Development
10 20 (13.99%) Web Application Development
11 17 (11.89%) OOD
12 16 (11.19%) Software Engineering
13 15 (10.49%) Automated Testing
14 14 (9.79%) Pair Programming
14 14 (9.79%) Modular Programming
15 12 (8.39%) Mobile Application Development
15 12 (8.39%) BDD
15 12 (8.39%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 87 (60.84%) JavaScript
2 53 (37.06%) C#
3 29 (20.28%) PHP
4 27 (18.88%) Java
5 25 (17.48%) SQL
6 21 (14.69%) T-SQL
7 19 (13.29%) C
8 10 (6.99%) C++
8 10 (6.99%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.20%) PHP5
10 4 (2.80%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.80%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.10%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.40%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.70%) Ruby
13 1 (0.70%) VC++
13 1 (0.70%) Delphi
13 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (17.48%) Degree
2 3 (2.10%) HNC
2 3 (2.10%) HND
3 1 (0.70%) PhD
3 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 38 (26.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.20%) Zend
3 2 (1.40%) Adobe
3 2 (1.40%) Sony
4 1 (0.70%) JDA
4 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.70%) Baan
4 1 (0.70%) RedPrairie
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle
4 1 (0.70%) SAP
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