The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 37 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing OO 99 106 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.41% 5.66% 9.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.91% 7.13% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 91 95 135
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1432 1487 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.25% 79.39% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 1135 1198
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
OO
North West

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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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +15 62 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Knutsford +10 6 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Wilmslow - 6 £36,000 -
Chester -6 5 £32,000 -7.24% 2
Crewe +1 3 £34,000 -41.37%
Macclesfield +12 2 £31,250 -16.66%
Runcorn -8 1 £37,500 -9.09%
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 158 (59.40%) .NET
2 147 (55.26%) C#
3 118 (44.36%) Software Engineering
4 100 (37.59%) TDD
5 99 (37.22%) OOP
6 88 (33.08%) WinForms
7 86 (32.33%) JavaScript
7 86 (32.33%) MySQL
8 84 (31.58%) WPF
9 82 (30.83%) SQL Server
10 80 (30.08%) HTML
10 80 (30.08%) OOD
11 78 (29.32%) PHP
12 77 (28.95%) CSS
13 70 (26.32%) SQL
13 70 (26.32%) MVC
14 62 (23.31%) Microsoft
15 61 (22.93%) Windows
16 60 (22.56%) Git (software)
17 59 (22.18%) .NET Framework
17 59 (22.18%) Subversion
18 58 (21.80%) jQuery
19 57 (21.43%) Scrum
19 57 (21.43%) OO PHP
20 55 (20.68%) ASP.NET
21 54 (20.30%) Unit Testing
22 46 (17.29%) Linux
23 45 (16.92%) XML
24 43 (16.17%) ASP.NET MVC
25 42 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 28 (10.53%) CMS
2 7 (2.63%) Apache
3 5 (1.88%) IIS
4 3 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.13%) Node.js
4 3 (1.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.38%) MODX
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 29 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.13%) PowerPivot
2 3 (1.13%) MS Project
2 3 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.63%) Magento
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.76%) HTTP
2 7 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.50%) Internet
4 3 (1.13%) AMQP
5 2 (0.75%) SSH
5 2 (0.75%) GPRS
5 2 (0.75%) UMTS
5 2 (0.75%) DNS
5 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (32.33%) MySQL
2 82 (30.83%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.27%) Relational Database
4 17 (6.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.51%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.38%) SQLite
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.38%) DTS
10 1 (0.38%) Big Data
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 60 (22.56%) Git (software)
2 59 (22.18%) Subversion
3 29 (10.90%) NUnit
3 29 (10.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (9.40%) Moq
4 25 (9.40%) MSTest
4 25 (9.40%) PHPUnit
5 13 (4.89%) Xcode
6 11 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.38%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.01%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.63%) JUnit
9 7 (2.63%) Maven
10 5 (1.88%) Selenium
10 5 (1.88%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.50%) RSpec
11 4 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (1.13%) JIRA
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.38%) JDeveloper
General
1 30 (11.28%) Marketing
2 22 (8.27%) Finance
3 6 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.88%) Automotive
5 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.75%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Retail
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 160 (60.15%) Developer
2 59 (22.18%) PHP Developer
3 49 (18.42%) Software Engineer
4 38 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 31 (11.65%) Team Leader
6 27 (10.15%) Web Developer
7 25 (9.40%) C# Software Engineer
8 21 (7.89%) .NET Software Engineer
9 20 (7.52%) Software Team Leader
10 19 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 17 (6.39%) Software Developer
12 13 (4.89%) PHP Web Developer
13 10 (3.76%) MySQL Developer
13 10 (3.76%) .NET Team Leader
13 10 (3.76%) Development Team Leader
13 10 (3.76%) Senior Developer
14 9 (3.38%) Lead Developer
15 8 (3.01%) C# Developer
16 7 (2.63%) Development Manager
16 7 (2.63%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (59.40%) .NET
2 88 (33.08%) WinForms
3 84 (31.58%) WPF
4 80 (30.08%) HTML
5 77 (28.95%) CSS
6 59 (22.18%) .NET Framework
7 58 (21.80%) jQuery
8 55 (20.68%) ASP.NET
9 45 (16.92%) XML
10 43 (16.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (13.53%) LAMP
12 30 (11.28%) WCF
12 30 (11.28%) Castle Windsor
13 29 (10.90%) REST
13 29 (10.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 29 (10.90%) Zend Framework
14 26 (9.77%) Ninject
14 26 (9.77%) Web Services
14 26 (9.77%) JSON
15 25 (9.40%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.77%) Inversion of Control
2 22 (8.27%) SystemC
3 18 (6.77%) NHS
3 18 (6.77%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.64%) N-Tier
4 15 (5.64%) Mobile App
5 14 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.01%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.63%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.50%) Social Network
9 2 (0.75%) Online Games
10 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.38%) Open Source
10 1 (0.38%) Social Media
10 1 (0.38%) Wiki
10 1 (0.38%) W3C
10 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.38%) STB
10 1 (0.38%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 61 (22.93%) Windows
2 46 (17.29%) Linux
3 17 (6.39%) Android
4 16 (6.02%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.14%) Windows 8
5 11 (4.14%) UNIX
5 11 (4.14%) Windows Phone
6 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.75%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (44.36%) Software Engineering
2 100 (37.59%) TDD
3 99 (37.22%) OOP
4 80 (30.08%) OOD
5 70 (26.32%) MVC
6 57 (21.43%) Scrum
6 57 (21.43%) OO PHP
7 54 (20.30%) Unit Testing
8 42 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (12.78%) UML
10 32 (12.03%) Kanban
11 31 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (10.90%) OOA/OOD
13 28 (10.53%) Multithreading
14 26 (9.77%) MVVM
15 25 (9.40%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (9.40%) Web Design
16 24 (9.02%) B2B
17 18 (6.77%) Matrix Management
17 18 (6.77%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (55.26%) C#
2 86 (32.33%) JavaScript
3 78 (29.32%) PHP
4 70 (26.32%) SQL
5 41 (15.41%) Java
6 37 (13.91%) PHP5
7 30 (11.28%) C
8 25 (9.40%) C++
9 23 (8.65%) VB
10 15 (5.64%) VB.NET
10 15 (5.64%) Shell Script
10 15 (5.64%) Bash Shell
11 13 (4.89%) Objective-C
12 12 (4.51%) XAML
12 12 (4.51%) T-SQL
13 9 (3.38%) Python
14 8 (3.01%) Perl
15 6 (2.26%) PL/SQL
15 6 (2.26%) Ruby
16 3 (1.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (14.29%) MCP
1 38 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 38 (14.29%) MCTS
2 30 (11.28%) Degree
3 22 (8.27%) MCAD
3 22 (8.27%) MCSD
4 16 (6.02%) MCPD
5 9 (3.38%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.40%) QA
2 11 (4.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 62 (23.31%) Microsoft
2 36 (13.53%) Zend
3 18 (6.77%) McKesson
4 8 (3.01%) Oracle
4 8 (3.01%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.88%) Google
5 5 (1.88%) JBoss
6 4 (1.50%) Apple
6 4 (1.50%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.13%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.38%) Twitter
8 1 (0.38%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
Cheshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + +Bonus +Full Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Northwich
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 28 days ago