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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 78 99 85
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs citing OOP 41 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.41% 1.51% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.89% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 39
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £30,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
1471 1432 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.53% 80.13% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1056 1084
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Chester +21 8 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Warrington +8 7 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Crewe - 7 £40,000 -
Macclesfield +10 4 £33,750 - 1
Knutsford -5 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Runcorn - 1 £21,500 - 1
Frodsham - 1 £32,500 - 1
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 57 (80.28%) HTML
2 55 (77.46%) jQuery
3 54 (76.06%) JavaScript
3 54 (76.06%) OO
4 53 (74.65%) CSS
5 38 (53.52%) SQL
5 38 (53.52%) .NET
6 32 (45.07%) C#
7 31 (43.66%) MySQL
8 28 (39.44%) Web Services
8 28 (39.44%) ASP.NET
9 26 (36.62%) PHP
9 26 (36.62%) MVC
9 26 (36.62%) HTML5
10 22 (30.99%) Visual Studio
10 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (30.99%) Ajax
11 21 (29.58%) Finance
12 20 (28.17%) Windows
13 19 (26.76%) VB.NET
14 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
15 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
15 17 (23.94%) Java
15 17 (23.94%) SOAP
15 17 (23.94%) XHTML
16 16 (22.54%) T-SQL
17 15 (21.13%) .NET Framework
18 14 (19.72%) LINQ
18 14 (19.72%) TDD
18 14 (19.72%) Unit Testing

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 12 (16.90%) Apache
2 6 (8.45%) Node.js
3 5 (7.04%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Wireless
2 3 (4.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.66%) MySQL
2 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.82%) Redis
6 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (30.99%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.63%) Subversion
5 2 (2.82%) JIRA
5 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) PhpStorm
6 1 (1.41%) MSTest
6 1 (1.41%) Selenium
6 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (29.58%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Retail
3 6 (8.45%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.23%) Billing
5 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 65 (91.55%) Developer
2 18 (25.35%) PHP Developer
3 17 (23.94%) .NET Developer
4 16 (22.54%) Web Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Senior Developer
6 9 (12.68%) C# Developer
6 9 (12.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.63%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Programmer
9 4 (5.63%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Junior
10 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.23%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 3 (4.23%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (80.28%) HTML
2 55 (77.46%) jQuery
3 53 (74.65%) CSS
4 38 (53.52%) .NET
5 28 (39.44%) ASP.NET
5 28 (39.44%) Web Services
6 26 (36.62%) HTML5
7 22 (30.99%) Ajax
8 17 (23.94%) XHTML
8 17 (23.94%) SOAP
9 15 (21.13%) .NET Framework
10 14 (19.72%) LINQ
11 12 (16.90%) XML
12 11 (15.49%) Entity Framework
13 9 (12.68%) RESTful
13 9 (12.68%) WinForms
13 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
14 8 (11.27%) CSS3
14 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) N-Tier
2 7 (9.86%) User Experience
3 6 (8.45%) W3C
3 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.23%) iPhone
5 3 (4.23%) iPad
6 2 (2.82%) Open Source
7 1 (1.41%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.41%) STB
7 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.82%) AIX
4 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (76.06%) OO
2 26 (36.62%) MVC
3 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.72%) TDD
4 14 (19.72%) Unit Testing
5 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.27%) Risk Management
7 7 (9.86%) Web Development
7 7 (9.86%) Information Management
8 6 (8.45%) Automated Testing
8 6 (8.45%) SOA
8 6 (8.45%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (8.45%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (7.04%) OO PHP
9 5 (7.04%) Web Application Development
9 5 (7.04%) Scrum
9 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.63%) Service Management
11 3 (4.23%) Data Management
11 3 (4.23%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 54 (76.06%) JavaScript
2 38 (53.52%) SQL
3 32 (45.07%) C#
4 26 (36.62%) PHP
5 19 (26.76%) VB.NET
6 17 (23.94%) Java
7 16 (22.54%) T-SQL
8 11 (15.49%) VB
9 5 (7.04%) C++
9 5 (7.04%) PHP5
10 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.23%) Objective-C
10 3 (4.23%) C
11 2 (2.82%) Python
11 2 (2.82%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.41%) VB6
12 1 (1.41%) Delphi
12 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) Zend
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.82%) Apple
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 16 days ago
Frodsham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training fund, pension, health care
Posted: 21 days ago