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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 50 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 74 161 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.17% 10.04% 11.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.97% 12.40% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66 124 238
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £34,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,300 £40,000
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
1490 1298 1810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.04% 80.97% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 984 1522
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OO
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

OO
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -32 21 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Wilmslow +2 10 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Knutsford +1 9 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Northwich +6 8 £40,000 -21.56%
Runcorn - 7 £35,000 - 2
Macclesfield -25 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Crewe -10 2 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Chester +13 1 £20,000 -50.00% 6
Nantwich +3 1 £29,000 -17.14%
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 131 (69.31%) .NET
2 116 (61.38%) C#
3 93 (49.21%) MVC
4 90 (47.62%) SQL
5 88 (46.56%) HTML
6 86 (45.50%) CSS
7 83 (43.92%) JavaScript
8 81 (42.86%) ASP.NET
9 76 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (38.10%) SQL Server
11 58 (30.69%) LINQ
11 58 (30.69%) jQuery
12 56 (29.63%) OOP
12 56 (29.63%) Microsoft
13 54 (28.57%) Windows
13 54 (28.57%) MySQL
14 53 (28.04%) Web Services
14 53 (28.04%) WCF
15 52 (27.51%) TDD
16 47 (24.87%) .NET Framework
16 47 (24.87%) Java
17 41 (21.69%) Visual Studio
17 41 (21.69%) Ajax
18 38 (20.11%) XHTML
19 36 (19.05%) Finance
19 36 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
20 34 (17.99%) SOAP
20 34 (17.99%) PHP
21 31 (16.40%) VB.NET
21 31 (16.40%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (6.35%) CMS
2 11 (5.82%) Node.js
2 11 (5.82%) IIS
3 10 (5.29%) JBoss
4 7 (3.70%) Apache
5 3 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.06%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.53%) MODX
7 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.70%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.65%) MS Project
4 3 (1.59%) MS Office
5 2 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (5.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.99%) Wireless
2 14 (7.41%) HTTP
3 11 (5.82%) Internet
4 9 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.76%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.59%) SMS
6 1 (0.53%) Intranet
6 1 (0.53%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 54 (28.57%) MySQL
3 17 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 14 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.76%) DTS
7 8 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.59%) Redis
9 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.59%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (21.69%) Visual Studio
2 31 (16.40%) Git (software)
3 21 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (9.52%) Subversion
5 12 (6.35%) JUnit
6 6 (3.17%) Selenium
6 6 (3.17%) NUnit
6 6 (3.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (2.12%) JIRA
7 4 (2.12%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.06%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.53%) Grunt
9 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.53%) Moq
9 1 (0.53%) WATIR
General
1 36 (19.05%) Finance
2 18 (9.52%) Retail
3 17 (8.99%) Financial Institution
4 13 (6.88%) Marketing
5 12 (6.35%) Games
6 8 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.23%) Billing
7 4 (2.12%) Advertising
8 3 (1.59%) Electronics
9 2 (1.06%) Back Office
9 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.53%) Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 166 (87.83%) Developer
2 59 (31.22%) .NET Developer
3 41 (21.69%) Web Developer
4 22 (11.64%) PHP Developer
5 20 (10.58%) Senior Developer
6 16 (8.47%) Java Developer
7 13 (6.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (6.88%) Applications Developer
8 12 (6.35%) Java Applications Developer
9 11 (5.82%) .NET Web Developer
10 10 (5.29%) Software Developer
10 10 (5.29%) Architect
10 10 (5.29%) Junior
11 9 (4.76%) Junior Developer
12 6 (3.17%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.65%) UI Programmer
13 5 (2.65%) Agile Project Manager
13 5 (2.65%) UI Developer
13 5 (2.65%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (69.31%) .NET
2 88 (46.56%) HTML
3 86 (45.50%) CSS
4 81 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 58 (30.69%) LINQ
5 58 (30.69%) jQuery
6 53 (28.04%) Web Services
6 53 (28.04%) WCF
7 47 (24.87%) .NET Framework
8 41 (21.69%) Ajax
9 38 (20.11%) XHTML
10 36 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 34 (17.99%) SOAP
12 24 (12.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 22 (11.64%) XML
14 21 (11.11%) RESTful
15 18 (9.52%) XSLT
15 18 (9.52%) HTML5
16 17 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (8.99%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 10 (5.29%) BBC
2 10 (5.29%) Social Media
3 9 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.17%) User Experience
6 4 (2.12%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.12%) iPhone
6 4 (2.12%) iPad
7 3 (1.59%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (1.59%) Open Source
7 3 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.59%) STB
8 2 (1.06%) Social Network
8 2 (1.06%) Online Games
9 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
9 1 (0.53%) W3C
9 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 54 (28.57%) Windows
2 21 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 20 (10.58%) Android
4 11 (5.82%) Linux
5 5 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.59%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.06%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (49.21%) MVC
2 76 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (29.63%) OOP
4 52 (27.51%) TDD
5 30 (15.87%) BDD
6 27 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 24 (12.70%) OOD
7 24 (12.70%) Scrum
8 22 (11.64%) Software Engineering
9 18 (9.52%) Risk Management
10 17 (8.99%) Customer Engagement
11 16 (8.47%) Unit Testing
12 15 (7.94%) Web Development
13 14 (7.41%) E-Commerce
14 12 (6.35%) Automated Testing
14 12 (6.35%) OO PHP
15 11 (5.82%) Domain-Driven Design
16 10 (5.29%) Waterfall
16 10 (5.29%) CQRS
17 9 (4.76%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (61.38%) C#
2 90 (47.62%) SQL
3 83 (43.92%) JavaScript
4 47 (24.87%) Java
5 34 (17.99%) PHP
6 31 (16.40%) VB.NET
7 30 (15.87%) T-SQL
8 22 (11.64%) VB
8 22 (11.64%) C++
9 15 (7.94%) C
10 10 (5.29%) Ruby
11 9 (4.76%) XPath
11 9 (4.76%) PHP5
12 3 (1.59%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.59%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.59%) ABAP
13 2 (1.06%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.06%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.53%) VB6
14 1 (0.53%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 17 (8.99%) Degree
2 3 (1.59%) MCP
3 2 (1.06%) HNC
3 2 (1.06%) HND
4 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.52%) SLA
2 5 (2.65%) QA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 56 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.88%) Apple
3 10 (5.29%) Sony
3 10 (5.29%) Yahoo!
3 10 (5.29%) Google
3 10 (5.29%) Facebook
4 8 (4.23%) Oracle
5 4 (2.12%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.59%) Zend
6 3 (1.59%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe
Cheshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 22k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Discounts
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Creative Resource
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago