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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 40 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 101 169 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.27% 9.76% 9.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 11.99% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 88 127 174
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1645 1410 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.86% 81.46% 82.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1138 1375
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -29 25 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Macclesfield +4 17 £29,000 -27.50% 2
Wilmslow -1 16 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Crewe -3 11 £30,750 -18.00% 1
Northwich +2 8 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Knutsford -15 6 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Chester +13 5 £32,500 +44.44% 6
Runcorn +3 2 £35,000 +75.00% 1
Nantwich 0 2 £27,000 -22.85% 1
Winsford - 2 £40,000 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £41,500 -
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 147 (72.41%) .NET
2 130 (64.04%) C#
3 105 (51.72%) HTML
4 103 (50.74%) CSS
5 99 (48.77%) SQL
6 98 (48.28%) SQL Server
7 96 (47.29%) JavaScript
8 94 (46.31%) ASP.NET
9 91 (44.83%) MVC
10 89 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
11 65 (32.02%) OOP
11 65 (32.02%) Microsoft
12 62 (30.54%) Web Services
13 60 (29.56%) LINQ
13 60 (29.56%) jQuery
14 58 (28.57%) TDD
15 56 (27.59%) WCF
16 55 (27.09%) Ajax
17 47 (23.15%) MySQL
18 45 (22.17%) Windows
18 45 (22.17%) .NET Framework
19 42 (20.69%) T-SQL
19 42 (20.69%) XML
20 40 (19.70%) SOAP
20 40 (19.70%) Visual Studio
20 40 (19.70%) XHTML
21 39 (19.21%) Java
21 39 (19.21%) ASP.NET MVC
22 38 (18.72%) Finance
23 35 (17.24%) VB.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 14 (6.90%) CMS
2 10 (4.93%) IIS
2 10 (4.93%) JBoss
2 10 (4.93%) Node.js
3 4 (1.97%) MODX
4 3 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.48%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.99%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.99%) Apache
5 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (4.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.87%) HTTP
2 17 (8.37%) Wireless
3 11 (5.42%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.42%) HTTPS
4 10 (4.93%) Internet
5 1 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 47 (23.15%) MySQL
3 30 (14.78%) Relational Database
4 17 (8.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (8.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (5.91%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (4.43%) DTS
8 7 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.48%) Redis
10 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (19.70%) Visual Studio
2 35 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 26 (12.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (11.82%) Subversion
5 10 (4.93%) NUnit
5 10 (4.93%) JUnit
5 10 (4.93%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (3.94%) JIRA
7 4 (1.97%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.48%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.48%) Selenium
8 3 (1.48%) Xcode
9 2 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.49%) Grunt
10 1 (0.49%) WATIR
General
1 38 (18.72%) Finance
2 24 (11.82%) Marketing
3 18 (8.87%) Retail
4 17 (8.37%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.96%) Games
6 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.99%) Advertising
6 2 (0.99%) Back Office
6 2 (0.99%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 182 (89.66%) Developer
2 59 (29.06%) .NET Developer
3 42 (20.69%) Web Developer
4 25 (12.32%) Senior Developer
5 19 (9.36%) PHP Developer
6 17 (8.37%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (7.88%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.40%) Junior
9 12 (5.91%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.91%) .NET Web Developer
10 11 (5.42%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.93%) Applications Developer
11 10 (4.93%) Architect
11 10 (4.93%) Java Applications Developer
12 8 (3.94%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.45%) UI Developer
13 7 (3.45%) UI Programmer
14 6 (2.96%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (2.96%) VB.NET Developer
14 6 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (72.41%) .NET
2 105 (51.72%) HTML
3 103 (50.74%) CSS
4 94 (46.31%) ASP.NET
5 62 (30.54%) Web Services
6 60 (29.56%) LINQ
6 60 (29.56%) jQuery
7 56 (27.59%) WCF
8 55 (27.09%) Ajax
9 45 (22.17%) .NET Framework
10 42 (20.69%) XML
11 40 (19.70%) SOAP
11 40 (19.70%) XHTML
12 39 (19.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (16.26%) HTML5
14 32 (15.76%) XSLT
15 28 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (11.33%) RESTful
17 20 (9.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 20 (9.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.36%) Social Media
2 18 (8.87%) User Experience
3 16 (7.88%) Mobile App
4 13 (6.40%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.94%) Social Network
6 8 (3.94%) BBC
7 6 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.46%) W3C
9 3 (1.48%) Open Source
9 3 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.99%) Machine to Machine
10 2 (0.99%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.99%) Online Games
11 1 (0.49%) STB
11 1 (0.49%) NHS
11 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.17%) Windows
2 18 (8.87%) Apple iOS
3 15 (7.39%) Android
4 10 (4.93%) Linux
5 2 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (44.83%) MVC
2 89 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (32.02%) OOP
4 58 (28.57%) TDD
5 30 (14.78%) Scrum
6 25 (12.32%) OOD
6 25 (12.32%) Web Application Development
7 22 (10.84%) BDD
8 19 (9.36%) MVVM
9 17 (8.37%) E-Commerce
9 17 (8.37%) Risk Management
9 17 (8.37%) Web Development
9 17 (8.37%) Customer Engagement
10 15 (7.39%) Software Engineering
11 13 (6.40%) Unit Testing
11 13 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (6.40%) SOA
12 12 (5.91%) Automated Testing
12 12 (5.91%) OO PHP
13 10 (4.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 130 (64.04%) C#
2 99 (48.77%) SQL
3 96 (47.29%) JavaScript
4 42 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 39 (19.21%) Java
6 35 (17.24%) VB.NET
7 33 (16.26%) PHP
8 23 (11.33%) VB
9 20 (9.85%) C++
10 11 (5.42%) C
10 11 (5.42%) Ruby
11 10 (4.93%) PHP5
12 9 (4.43%) XPath
13 6 (2.96%) XQuery
14 4 (1.97%) ABAP
14 4 (1.97%) VB6
15 2 (0.99%) SAPscript
15 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.99%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (12.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.87%) SLA
2 2 (0.99%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 65 (32.02%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.94%) Apple
2 8 (3.94%) Sony
2 8 (3.94%) Yahoo!
2 8 (3.94%) Google
2 8 (3.94%) Facebook
3 6 (2.96%) SAP
4 5 (2.46%) Zend
4 5 (2.46%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.97%) Oracle
6 1 (0.49%) Adobe
Knutsford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northwich
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Discounts
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + +Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago