The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 88 64 106
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +42
Permanent jobs citing OOP 34 56 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.90% 3.23% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 4.23% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 51 28
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1442 1325 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.74% 76.32% 77.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1070 1592
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOP
North West

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
(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 -23 11 £32,500 -18.75%
Knutsford 0 6 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Northwich - 4 £37,500 - 1
Chester +2 1 £37,500 - 1
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 50 (78.13%) .NET
2 49 (76.56%) OO
3 42 (65.63%) C#
4 38 (59.38%) SQL Server
5 36 (56.25%) HTML
6 35 (54.69%) ASP.NET
7 33 (51.56%) JavaScript
8 32 (50.00%) MVC
9 30 (46.88%) SQL
10 25 (39.06%) Scrum
11 24 (37.50%) CSS
11 24 (37.50%) TDD
12 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (34.38%) XML
13 21 (32.81%) T-SQL
14 20 (31.25%) MVVM
15 19 (29.69%) PHP
16 18 (28.13%) Windows
17 16 (25.00%) VB.NET
17 16 (25.00%) WinForms
17 16 (25.00%) OOD
17 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (25.00%) HTML5
18 15 (23.44%) jQuery
18 15 (23.44%) WPF
19 13 (20.31%) Degree
20 12 (18.75%) Web Services
20 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
21 11 (17.19%) Dependency Injection

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 8 (12.50%) MODX
2 6 (9.38%) Drupal
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Magento
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.50%) MySQL
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (17.19%) MSTest
2 11 (17.19%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (17.19%) Moq
2 11 (17.19%) NUnit
3 10 (15.63%) Visual Studio
4 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.13%) JDeveloper
5 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 2 (3.13%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 60 (93.75%) Developer
2 28 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.31%) Web Developer
4 10 (15.63%) PHP Developer
5 8 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.38%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (7.81%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Applications Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (78.13%) .NET
2 36 (56.25%) HTML
3 35 (54.69%) ASP.NET
4 24 (37.50%) CSS
5 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (34.38%) XML
6 16 (25.00%) WinForms
6 16 (25.00%) HTML5
7 15 (23.44%) jQuery
7 15 (23.44%) WPF
8 12 (18.75%) Web Services
9 11 (17.19%) Spring.NET
9 11 (17.19%) Castle Windsor
9 11 (17.19%) Ninject
9 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 11 (17.19%) Unity DI Container
10 9 (14.06%) SOAP
11 8 (12.50%) XSLT
11 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 7 (10.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Open Source
3 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) UNIX
4 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (76.56%) OO
2 32 (50.00%) MVC
3 25 (39.06%) Scrum
4 24 (37.50%) TDD
5 20 (31.25%) MVVM
6 16 (25.00%) OOD
6 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (17.19%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (17.19%) Unit Testing
8 11 (17.19%) Kanban
8 11 (17.19%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (12.50%) SOA
10 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.69%) Web Development
12 2 (3.13%) Web Application Development
12 2 (3.13%) Logistics
12 2 (3.13%) BDD
13 1 (1.56%) Test Automation
13 1 (1.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 42 (65.63%) C#
2 33 (51.56%) JavaScript
3 30 (46.88%) SQL
4 21 (32.81%) T-SQL
5 19 (29.69%) PHP
6 16 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 11 (17.19%) VB
8 8 (12.50%) VB6
9 7 (10.94%) Java
10 5 (7.81%) C++
11 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.13%) PowerHouse
11 2 (3.13%) XPath
12 1 (1.56%) PHP5
12 1 (1.56%) Ruby
12 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 9 (14.06%) MCTS
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (12.50%) MCP
3 8 (12.50%) MCAD
3 8 (12.50%) MCSD
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Zend
3 2 (3.13%) SAP
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Twitter
Chester, Cheshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
PortSwigger
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits and pension
Posted: 23 days ago