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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 85 84 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Permanent jobs citing OOP 46 41 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.65% 2.14% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.55% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 62
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1510 1611 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.98% 84.04% 81.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1283 1032
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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 +10 16 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Crewe - 15 £23,500 - 2
Chester -3 6 £38,000 +1.33%
Knutsford -7 1 £37,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £30,000 - 2
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 67 (87.01%) HTML
2 64 (83.12%) CSS
3 63 (81.82%) JavaScript
4 59 (76.62%) jQuery
5 44 (57.14%) OO
6 40 (51.95%) PHP
7 37 (48.05%) MVC
8 36 (46.75%) MySQL
9 32 (41.56%) HTML5
10 30 (38.96%) .NET
11 29 (37.66%) SDLC
12 26 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (32.47%) C#
13 25 (32.47%) Web Services
14 24 (31.17%) SQL
14 24 (31.17%) Finance
14 24 (31.17%) Unit Testing
15 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET
15 23 (29.87%) Git (software)
16 22 (28.57%) Java
17 21 (27.27%) Ajax
18 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
18 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
18 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
19 19 (24.68%) XML
19 19 (24.68%) .NET Framework
20 18 (23.38%) RESTful
20 18 (23.38%) User Experience
21 17 (22.08%) TDD
22 16 (20.78%) Windows

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (16.88%) WordPress
2 12 (15.58%) Apache
3 8 (10.39%) CMS
4 7 (9.09%) Drupal
4 7 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (7.79%) Node.js
6 4 (5.19%) JBoss
6 4 (5.19%) Jetty
6 4 (5.19%) Liferay
6 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) Wireless
2 4 (5.19%) SSH
2 4 (5.19%) PuTTY
3 3 (3.90%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.75%) MySQL
2 20 (25.97%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.88%) Subversion
3 11 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 10 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (10.39%) JIRA
6 7 (9.09%) Grunt
7 5 (6.49%) NUnit
8 4 (5.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (5.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (5.19%) Maven
9 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.60%) PhpStorm
10 2 (2.60%) MSTest
11 1 (1.30%) Selenium
11 1 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Retail
2 12 (15.58%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (96.10%) Developer
2 25 (32.47%) PHP Developer
3 18 (23.38%) .NET Developer
4 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (11.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Graduate
7 7 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Graduate Java Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Lead PHP Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Junior
9 4 (5.19%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (87.01%) HTML
2 64 (83.12%) CSS
3 59 (76.62%) jQuery
4 32 (41.56%) HTML5
5 30 (38.96%) .NET
6 25 (32.47%) Web Services
7 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET
8 21 (27.27%) Ajax
9 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
10 19 (24.68%) .NET Framework
10 19 (24.68%) XML
11 18 (23.38%) RESTful
12 14 (18.18%) Entity Framework
12 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (18.18%) LINQ
13 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 12 (15.58%) CSS3
15 11 (14.29%) CakePHP
16 10 (12.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) User Experience
2 12 (15.58%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.79%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.49%) Device Driver
6 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.30%) W3C
7 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) Windows
2 14 (18.18%) Linux
3 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.60%) AIX
5 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.14%) OO
2 37 (48.05%) MVC
3 29 (37.66%) SDLC
4 26 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (31.17%) Unit Testing
6 17 (22.08%) TDD
7 15 (19.48%) Web Development
8 14 (18.18%) Modular Programming
9 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (16.88%) Web Application Development
10 12 (15.58%) Mobile Application Development
10 12 (15.58%) Customer Engagement
10 12 (15.58%) Automated Testing
10 12 (15.58%) Risk Management
11 7 (9.09%) Scrum
11 7 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (7.79%) Time Management
12 6 (7.79%) OO PHP
12 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
13 4 (5.19%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 63 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 40 (51.95%) PHP
3 25 (32.47%) C#
4 24 (31.17%) SQL
5 22 (28.57%) Java
6 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
7 9 (11.69%) PHP5
8 7 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 5 (6.49%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.60%) VB
11 2 (2.60%) C++
12 1 (1.30%) C
12 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) Zend
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Neston
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 18 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago