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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 55 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing OO 71 78 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.13% 4.33% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 5.19% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 56 59 87
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1496 1502 1346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.98% 83.35% 78.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1179 1093
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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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

OO
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 31 July 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 +8 17 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Chester +1 9 £36,250 -9.37% 6
Crewe - 9 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford -14 4 £51,250 +28.12%
Wilmslow +2 2 £35,000 -9.67% 5
Northwich -3 2 - -
Congleton - 1 £22,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £22,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £47,500 - 1
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 86 (63.70%) HTML
2 85 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 82 (60.74%) CSS
4 78 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (54.81%) jQuery
6 60 (44.44%) Web Services
7 58 (42.96%) MVC
8 54 (40.00%) .NET
9 51 (37.78%) OOP
9 51 (37.78%) HTML5
10 50 (37.04%) AngularJS
11 49 (36.30%) C#
12 47 (34.81%) SDLC
13 45 (33.33%) Finance
14 43 (31.85%) TDD
15 42 (31.11%) SQL Server
16 40 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
17 38 (28.15%) KnockoutJS
17 38 (28.15%) Microsoft
17 38 (28.15%) Scrum
18 37 (27.41%) Unit Testing
19 36 (26.67%) User Experience
20 34 (25.19%) Mobile App
21 32 (23.70%) .NET Framework
21 32 (23.70%) SQL
22 31 (22.96%) Java
22 31 (22.96%) Windows
23 30 (22.22%) ASP.NET
24 29 (21.48%) Visual Studio
25 28 (20.74%) MySQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (19.26%) CMS
2 12 (8.89%) Apache
3 6 (4.44%) Node.js
4 4 (2.96%) Jetty
4 4 (2.96%) Liferay
4 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.96%) IIS
4 4 (2.96%) JBoss
4 4 (2.96%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.22%) WordPress
6 2 (1.48%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.74%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.96%) GitHub
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.04%) HTTP
2 12 (8.89%) HTTPS
2 12 (8.89%) Wireless
3 4 (2.96%) Internet
4 3 (2.22%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (2.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 28 (20.74%) MySQL
3 22 (16.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.48%) Redis
8 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (21.48%) Visual Studio
2 19 (14.07%) Git (software)
3 15 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (8.89%) Jasmine
5 11 (8.15%) Subversion
6 8 (5.93%) JIRA
7 6 (4.44%) Maven
8 5 (3.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (3.70%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.48%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.48%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.48%) Ant
10 2 (1.48%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.48%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.48%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.48%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.48%) Calabash
10 2 (1.48%) Gradle
11 1 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 45 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (9.63%) Banking
2 13 (9.63%) Retail
3 12 (8.89%) Financial Institution
4 7 (5.19%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (2.96%) Electronics
6 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.22%) Games
6 3 (2.22%) Billing
7 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 118 (87.41%) Developer
2 23 (17.04%) .NET Developer
3 16 (11.85%) Junior Developer
3 16 (11.85%) Junior
4 15 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 14 (10.37%) Software Developer
6 12 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 12 (8.89%) C# Developer
7 11 (8.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.15%) HTML Developer
7 11 (8.15%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Trainee
9 7 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Graduate
9 7 (5.19%) Junior Software Developer
10 6 (4.44%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.44%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (63.70%) HTML
2 82 (60.74%) CSS
3 74 (54.81%) jQuery
4 60 (44.44%) Web Services
5 54 (40.00%) .NET
6 51 (37.78%) HTML5
7 50 (37.04%) AngularJS
8 38 (28.15%) KnockoutJS
9 32 (23.70%) .NET Framework
10 30 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 27 (20.00%) RESTful
12 26 (19.26%) Backbone.js
13 24 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (17.78%) Sass
14 23 (17.04%) Entity Framework
15 22 (16.30%) Ajax
16 21 (15.56%) LESS
16 21 (15.56%) CSS3
17 20 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.67%) User Experience
2 34 (25.19%) Mobile App
3 14 (10.37%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.37%) Visualisation
4 10 (7.41%) N-Tier
5 8 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.70%) Device Driver
6 5 (3.70%) Tandem
7 2 (1.48%) NHS
7 2 (1.48%) iPad
7 2 (1.48%) iPhone
7 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.74%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.96%) Windows
2 13 (9.63%) Linux
3 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.70%) Android
5 4 (2.96%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.48%) AIX
6 2 (1.48%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (42.96%) MVC
3 51 (37.78%) OOP
4 47 (34.81%) SDLC
5 43 (31.85%) TDD
6 40 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (28.15%) Scrum
8 37 (27.41%) Unit Testing
9 22 (16.30%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (14.07%) Web Development
11 17 (12.59%) Web Design
12 16 (11.85%) OOD
13 15 (11.11%) Software Engineering
13 15 (11.11%) Web Application Development
13 15 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
14 14 (10.37%) Modular Programming
14 14 (10.37%) Automated Testing
14 14 (10.37%) Pair Programming
15 13 (9.63%) Risk Management
16 12 (8.89%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 85 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 49 (36.30%) C#
3 32 (23.70%) SQL
4 31 (22.96%) Java
5 27 (20.00%) PHP
6 24 (17.78%) T-SQL
7 15 (11.11%) C
8 11 (8.15%) C++
8 11 (8.15%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.96%) Embedded C
9 4 (2.96%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.96%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.96%) PHP5
10 3 (2.22%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.22%) VB
11 2 (1.48%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.74%) VB6
12 1 (0.74%) Ruby
12 1 (0.74%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (17.04%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) HNC
2 4 (2.96%) HND
3 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) QA
2 4 (2.96%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 38 (28.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle
2 5 (3.70%) Zend
3 2 (1.48%) Apple
3 2 (1.48%) Sony
4 1 (0.74%) Baan
4 1 (0.74%) RedPrairie
4 1 (0.74%) SAP
4 1 (0.74%) JDA
4 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum + healthcare, pension, 23 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus / Pension
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Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + Depending on Exp +Bonus
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Salary: £60k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension etc.
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + BUPA, holidays, excellent benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Cheshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Wilmslow
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + pension, healthcare
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Warrington
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
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Wilmslow
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