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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 36 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 115 122 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.81% 7.45% 7.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.86% 8.96% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 94 102 136
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £75,000
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
1677 1362 1678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.74% 83.20% 80.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1095 1402
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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 October 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 October 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 -24 26 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Macclesfield +15 19 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Crewe 0 19 £30,750 -12.14% 2
Chester +11 13 £37,500 +66.66% 4
Wilmslow - 13 £40,000 - 3
Knutsford -18 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Northwich +9 3 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Winsford - 2 £40,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £25,000 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £41,500 - 1
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 135 (70.68%) .NET
2 113 (59.16%) C#
3 105 (54.97%) HTML
4 102 (53.40%) CSS
5 99 (51.83%) SQL Server
6 95 (49.74%) SQL
7 89 (46.60%) JavaScript
8 85 (44.50%) Agile Software Development
9 82 (42.93%) ASP.NET
10 76 (39.79%) MVC
11 62 (32.46%) OOP
12 54 (28.27%) Web Services
12 54 (28.27%) XML
12 54 (28.27%) Ajax
13 53 (27.75%) Microsoft
14 52 (27.23%) LINQ
14 52 (27.23%) jQuery
15 51 (26.70%) WCF
15 51 (26.70%) TDD
16 47 (24.61%) T-SQL
17 42 (21.99%) .NET Framework
18 41 (21.47%) MySQL
19 40 (20.94%) PHP
20 39 (20.42%) Windows
21 37 (19.37%) XHTML
22 36 (18.85%) Finance
23 35 (18.32%) Scrum
24 34 (17.80%) VB.NET
25 33 (17.28%) SOAP
25 33 (17.28%) XSLT

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (9.95%) CMS
2 13 (6.81%) IIS
3 10 (5.24%) JBoss
4 8 (4.19%) MODX
5 5 (2.62%) Node.js
6 3 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.57%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.05%) Apache
7 2 (1.05%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.66%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (5.24%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.90%) Wireless
2 13 (6.81%) HTTP
3 7 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.66%) HTTPS
4 6 (3.14%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (51.83%) SQL Server
2 41 (21.47%) MySQL
3 28 (14.66%) Relational Database
4 17 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (8.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (7.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (4.71%) DTS
7 7 (3.66%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.57%) Redis
8 3 (1.57%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (15.18%) Git (software)
1 29 (15.18%) Visual Studio
2 28 (14.66%) Subversion
3 25 (13.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.28%) NUnit
4 12 (6.28%) JIRA
4 12 (6.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (2.62%) JUnit
6 4 (2.09%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.57%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.57%) Xcode
8 2 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.52%) Grunt
General
1 36 (18.85%) Finance
2 29 (15.18%) Marketing
3 18 (9.42%) Retail
4 17 (8.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.05%) Games
5 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.05%) Automotive
5 2 (1.05%) Back Office
5 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 169 (88.48%) Developer
2 54 (28.27%) .NET Developer
3 38 (19.90%) Web Developer
4 27 (14.14%) Senior Developer
5 24 (12.57%) PHP Developer
6 16 (8.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (6.28%) .NET Web Developer
7 12 (6.28%) Software Developer
8 11 (5.76%) Architect
8 11 (5.76%) Junior
8 11 (5.76%) Java Developer
8 11 (5.76%) VB.NET Developer
9 9 (4.71%) Junior Developer
9 9 (4.71%) Senior Web Developer
10 8 (4.19%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.66%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.14%) Development Team Leader
12 6 (3.14%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.14%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (70.68%) .NET
2 105 (54.97%) HTML
3 102 (53.40%) CSS
4 82 (42.93%) ASP.NET
5 54 (28.27%) Web Services
5 54 (28.27%) XML
5 54 (28.27%) Ajax
6 52 (27.23%) LINQ
6 52 (27.23%) jQuery
7 51 (26.70%) WCF
8 42 (21.99%) .NET Framework
9 37 (19.37%) XHTML
10 33 (17.28%) SOAP
10 33 (17.28%) XSLT
11 32 (16.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (16.75%) HTML5
12 23 (12.04%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (9.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 19 (9.95%) AngularJS
14 18 (9.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.90%) User Experience
2 14 (7.33%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.33%) Social Media
3 12 (6.28%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.28%) Social Network
4 8 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.62%) W3C
7 3 (1.57%) Open Source
7 3 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.57%) BBC
7 3 (1.57%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.05%) NHS
8 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.05%) Online Games
8 2 (1.05%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.42%) Windows
2 15 (7.85%) Linux
3 13 (6.81%) Apple iOS
4 10 (5.24%) Android
5 2 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (44.50%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (39.79%) MVC
3 62 (32.46%) OOP
4 51 (26.70%) TDD
5 35 (18.32%) Scrum
6 22 (11.52%) OOD
7 20 (10.47%) MVVM
8 18 (9.42%) Web Application Development
9 17 (8.90%) Customer Engagement
9 17 (8.90%) Risk Management
9 17 (8.90%) E-Commerce
9 17 (8.90%) OO PHP
10 16 (8.38%) Web Development
11 14 (7.33%) SOA
12 13 (6.81%) Software Engineering
13 12 (6.28%) Automated Testing
13 12 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (5.76%) BDD
15 10 (5.24%) Mentoring
16 9 (4.71%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 113 (59.16%) C#
2 95 (49.74%) SQL
3 89 (46.60%) JavaScript
4 47 (24.61%) T-SQL
5 40 (20.94%) PHP
6 34 (17.80%) VB.NET
7 32 (16.75%) Java
8 25 (13.09%) VB
9 15 (7.85%) PHP5
9 15 (7.85%) C++
10 9 (4.71%) XPath
11 8 (4.19%) VB6
12 6 (3.14%) C
12 6 (3.14%) XQuery
12 6 (3.14%) Ruby
13 4 (2.09%) ABAP
14 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.05%) SAPscript
14 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (12.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.42%) SLA
2 4 (2.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.52%) HL7
3 1 (0.52%) QA
Vendors
1 53 (27.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.14%) SAP
3 5 (2.62%) Zend
4 4 (2.09%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.57%) Facebook
5 3 (1.57%) Yahoo!
5 3 (1.57%) Google
5 3 (1.57%) Sony
5 3 (1.57%) Apple
5 3 (1.57%) Oracle
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe
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Posted: Yesterday
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Northwich, Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Crewe, Cheshire
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Runcorn, Cheshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Chester
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
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Alderley Edge
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus
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Chester
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Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
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