The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 72 95 50
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -45
Permanent jobs citing OOP 30 32 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.34% 1.74% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.97% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 69
Average salary £28,500 £33,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
OOP
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
1070 1624 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.33% 88.12% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1326 992
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Cheshire region.

OOP Salary Trend in Cheshire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

OOP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
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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
Crewe - 9 £23,500 -
Knutsford - 4 £40,000 -
Macclesfield +18 2 £27,000 -32.50%
Northwich +3 2 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Warrington -5 2 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Chester - 2 £35,000 -
Runcorn - 2 £35,000 -
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 61 (80.26%) JavaScript
2 57 (75.00%) CSS
3 56 (73.68%) HTML
4 33 (43.42%) jQuery
5 29 (38.16%) PHP
6 28 (36.84%) MySQL
6 28 (36.84%) Git (software)
6 28 (36.84%) HTML5
7 27 (35.53%) MVC
8 26 (34.21%) C#
8 26 (34.21%) Degree
8 26 (34.21%) Computer Science
9 25 (32.89%) .NET
10 24 (31.58%) CSS3
11 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
12 21 (27.63%) Java
12 21 (27.63%) XML
12 21 (27.63%) Relational Database
13 20 (26.32%) Sass
13 20 (26.32%) Grunt
13 20 (26.32%) SQL
13 20 (26.32%) Subversion
13 20 (26.32%) Spring
13 20 (26.32%) CMS
13 20 (26.32%) Hibernate
13 20 (26.32%) WordPress
14 19 (25.00%) T-SQL
14 19 (25.00%) OO
15 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
16 17 (22.37%) Visual Studio

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (26.32%) CMS
1 20 (26.32%) WordPress
2 14 (18.42%) Drupal
3 2 (2.63%) Apache
Business Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.42%) PuTTY
1 14 (18.42%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.84%) MySQL
2 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
3 21 (27.63%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 20 (26.32%) Grunt
2 20 (26.32%) Subversion
3 17 (22.37%) Visual Studio
4 9 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.63%) JIRA
6 2 (2.63%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.32%) Selenium
7 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (98.68%) Developer
2 28 (36.84%) PHP Developer
3 24 (31.58%) HTML Developer
4 20 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 20 (26.32%) Graduate
4 20 (26.32%) Graduate Developer
4 20 (26.32%) Graduate Java Developer
4 20 (26.32%) HTML CSS Developer
4 20 (26.32%) Java Developer
5 17 (22.37%) Lead Developer
6 16 (21.05%) Lead PHP Developer
7 14 (18.42%) C# Developer
8 10 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (10.53%) Junior
9 8 (10.53%) Junior Developer
10 7 (9.21%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (9.21%) Web Developer
11 6 (7.89%) Junior .NET Developer
11 6 (7.89%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 6 (7.89%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (75.00%) CSS
2 56 (73.68%) HTML
3 33 (43.42%) jQuery
4 28 (36.84%) HTML5
5 25 (32.89%) .NET
6 24 (31.58%) CSS3
7 21 (27.63%) XML
8 20 (26.32%) Hibernate
8 20 (26.32%) Sass
8 20 (26.32%) Spring
9 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
10 15 (19.74%) JSON
11 13 (17.11%) .NET Framework
12 12 (15.79%) Laravel
12 12 (15.79%) Symfony
13 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (7.89%) Ajax
15 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (6.58%) Entity Framework
15 5 (6.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (3.95%) Contactless
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) MVC
2 19 (25.00%) OO
3 14 (18.42%) Project Planning
3 14 (18.42%) Web Design
4 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.53%) OO PHP
5 8 (10.53%) Web Application Development
6 6 (7.89%) Scrum
6 6 (7.89%) Software Testing
7 5 (6.58%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.58%) TDD
8 4 (5.26%) SOA
8 4 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.95%) Open Source
10 2 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.63%) Software Architecture
10 2 (2.63%) Web Development
11 1 (1.32%) Kanban
11 1 (1.32%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 61 (80.26%) JavaScript
2 29 (38.16%) PHP
3 26 (34.21%) C#
4 21 (27.63%) Java
5 20 (26.32%) SQL
6 19 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 14 (18.42%) PHP 5
8 6 (7.89%) VB
8 6 (7.89%) VB6
9 5 (6.58%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.32%) C++
11 1 (1.32%) Python
11 1 (1.32%) Ruby
11 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Zend
2 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
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