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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 35 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing OO 103 115 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.61% 6.09% 9.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.18% 7.62% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 96 104 139
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 £26,600 £26,200
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
1435 1509 1389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.16% 79.93% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 1141 1186
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 17 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 17 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 64 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Wilmslow - 7 £37,000 -
Knutsford +12 6 £40,000 +31.14% 2
Chester -1 5 £32,000 -7.24% 5
Macclesfield +8 3 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Crewe +1 3 £34,000 -30.61% 2
Runcorn -10 1 £37,500 -16.66%
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 162 (58.91%) .NET
2 153 (55.64%) C#
3 126 (45.82%) Software Engineering
4 105 (38.18%) OOP
5 103 (37.45%) TDD
6 91 (33.09%) WinForms
7 89 (32.36%) MySQL
8 86 (31.27%) JavaScript
8 86 (31.27%) WPF
9 84 (30.55%) SQL Server
9 84 (30.55%) OOD
10 81 (29.45%) PHP
11 80 (29.09%) HTML
12 77 (28.00%) CSS
13 72 (26.18%) MVC
14 71 (25.82%) SQL
15 64 (23.27%) Microsoft
15 64 (23.27%) Subversion
16 63 (22.91%) Git (software)
17 62 (22.55%) jQuery
17 62 (22.55%) Windows
18 61 (22.18%) .NET Framework
19 59 (21.45%) Scrum
19 59 (21.45%) OO PHP
20 57 (20.73%) Unit Testing
21 54 (19.64%) ASP.NET
22 46 (16.73%) Linux
23 44 (16.00%) XML
23 44 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
24 43 (15.64%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 27 (9.82%) CMS
2 8 (2.91%) Apache
3 5 (1.82%) IIS
4 3 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.09%) Node.js
4 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.36%) MODX
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 30 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.09%) PowerPivot
2 3 (1.09%) MS Project
2 3 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.91%) Magento
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.73%) HTTP
2 9 (3.27%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.45%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.45%) Internet
3 4 (1.45%) AMQP
4 2 (0.73%) SSH
4 2 (0.73%) DNS
4 2 (0.73%) GPRS
4 2 (0.73%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (32.36%) MySQL
2 84 (30.55%) SQL Server
3 22 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.36%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.36%) SQLite
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.36%) DTS
10 1 (0.36%) Big Data
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 64 (23.27%) Subversion
2 63 (22.91%) Git (software)
3 29 (10.55%) NUnit
3 29 (10.55%) Rhino Mocks
4 28 (10.18%) PHPUnit
5 25 (9.09%) MSTest
5 25 (9.09%) Moq
6 14 (5.09%) Xcode
7 11 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.27%) Eclipse
9 8 (2.91%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.55%) JUnit
10 7 (2.55%) Maven
11 5 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (1.82%) Selenium
11 5 (1.82%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.45%) RSpec
13 3 (1.09%) JIRA
14 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
14 1 (0.36%) JDeveloper
General
1 29 (10.55%) Marketing
2 22 (8.00%) Finance
3 6 (2.18%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.82%) Automotive
5 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.73%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 165 (60.00%) Developer
2 62 (22.55%) PHP Developer
3 51 (18.55%) Software Engineer
4 38 (13.82%) .NET Developer
5 33 (12.00%) Team Leader
6 26 (9.45%) C# Software Engineer
7 25 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 22 (8.00%) .NET Software Engineer
9 21 (7.64%) Software Team Leader
10 18 (6.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 17 (6.18%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.36%) PHP Web Developer
13 11 (4.00%) .NET Team Leader
13 11 (4.00%) Development Team Leader
14 10 (3.64%) Senior Developer
14 10 (3.64%) Lead Developer
15 9 (3.27%) C# Developer
15 9 (3.27%) MySQL Developer
16 7 (2.55%) Development Manager
16 7 (2.55%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (58.91%) .NET
2 91 (33.09%) WinForms
3 86 (31.27%) WPF
4 80 (29.09%) HTML
5 77 (28.00%) CSS
6 62 (22.55%) jQuery
7 61 (22.18%) .NET Framework
8 54 (19.64%) ASP.NET
9 44 (16.00%) XML
10 43 (15.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (13.09%) LAMP
12 33 (12.00%) Zend Framework
13 31 (11.27%) WCF
14 30 (10.91%) Castle Windsor
15 29 (10.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 28 (10.18%) REST
17 27 (9.82%) Web Services
18 26 (9.45%) Ninject
19 25 (9.09%) Spring.NET
19 25 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.45%) Inversion of Control
2 22 (8.00%) SystemC
3 19 (6.91%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.55%) NHS
5 16 (5.82%) N-Tier
5 16 (5.82%) Mobile App
6 14 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.91%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.55%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.45%) Social Network
10 2 (0.73%) Online Games
11 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.36%) Open Source
11 1 (0.36%) Social Media
11 1 (0.36%) Wiki
11 1 (0.36%) W3C
11 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.36%) STB
11 1 (0.36%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 62 (22.55%) Windows
2 46 (16.73%) Linux
3 18 (6.55%) Android
4 17 (6.18%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.36%) Windows 8
5 12 (4.36%) Windows Phone
6 11 (4.00%) UNIX
7 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.73%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (45.82%) Software Engineering
2 105 (38.18%) OOP
3 103 (37.45%) TDD
4 84 (30.55%) OOD
5 72 (26.18%) MVC
6 59 (21.45%) Scrum
6 59 (21.45%) OO PHP
7 57 (20.73%) Unit Testing
8 44 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (13.45%) UML
10 33 (12.00%) Kanban
11 31 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (10.91%) Multithreading
13 29 (10.55%) OOA/OOD
14 27 (9.82%) B2B
15 26 (9.45%) MVVM
16 25 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
17 24 (8.73%) Web Design
18 19 (6.91%) Matrix Management
18 19 (6.91%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (55.64%) C#
2 86 (31.27%) JavaScript
3 81 (29.45%) PHP
4 71 (25.82%) SQL
5 43 (15.64%) Java
6 36 (13.09%) PHP5
7 33 (12.00%) C
8 28 (10.18%) C++
9 24 (8.73%) VB
10 16 (5.82%) Shell Script
10 16 (5.82%) Bash Shell
11 15 (5.45%) VB.NET
12 14 (5.09%) Objective-C
13 13 (4.73%) XAML
14 12 (4.36%) T-SQL
15 9 (3.27%) Python
16 8 (2.91%) Perl
17 6 (2.18%) PL/SQL
17 6 (2.18%) Ruby
18 3 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (13.82%) MCP
1 38 (13.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 38 (13.82%) MCTS
2 31 (11.27%) Degree
3 22 (8.00%) MCAD
3 22 (8.00%) MCSD
4 16 (5.82%) MCPD
5 9 (3.27%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.45%) QA
2 11 (4.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
Vendors
1 64 (23.27%) Microsoft
2 40 (14.55%) Zend
3 18 (6.55%) McKesson
4 8 (2.91%) Oracle
4 8 (2.91%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.82%) Google
5 5 (1.82%) JBoss
6 4 (1.45%) Apple
6 4 (1.45%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.09%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.36%) Twitter
8 1 (0.36%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + +Bonus +Full Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Northwich
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Warrington / Manchester
Neon Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 25000-40000 Per Annum + exc. bens.
Posted: 27 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 28 days ago