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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 87 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 33 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.79% 2.44% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 3.04% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 37
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £26,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1442 1545 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.16% 80.09% 78.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1175 1195
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -8 19 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Knutsford +17 3 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Macclesfield +14 1 - -
Chester +7 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Northwich - 1 - - 1
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 106 (86.89%) OO
2 74 (60.66%) .NET
2 74 (60.66%) TDD
3 72 (59.02%) C#
4 67 (54.92%) Software Engineering
5 58 (47.54%) Scrum
5 58 (47.54%) MVC
6 55 (45.08%) SQL Server
7 48 (39.34%) Windows
7 48 (39.34%) PHP
8 44 (36.07%) WinForms
8 44 (36.07%) WPF
8 44 (36.07%) jQuery
9 43 (35.25%) MySQL
10 42 (34.43%) OOD
11 40 (32.79%) Zend
12 39 (31.97%) JavaScript
13 37 (30.33%) SQL
13 37 (30.33%) ASP.NET
14 36 (29.51%) Zend Framework
15 33 (27.05%) Unit Testing
15 33 (27.05%) .NET Framework
16 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
16 32 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (26.23%) PHPUnit
17 31 (25.41%) B2B
18 30 (24.59%) Subversion
18 30 (24.59%) Kanban
18 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
19 27 (22.13%) UML

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (4.92%) Apache
2 2 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.82%) MODX
3 1 (0.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Magento
2 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) AMQP
2 1 (0.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (45.08%) SQL Server
2 43 (35.25%) MySQL
3 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (26.23%) PHPUnit
2 30 (24.59%) Subversion
2 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
3 26 (21.31%) MSTest
3 26 (21.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 26 (21.31%) Moq
3 26 (21.31%) NUnit
4 12 (9.84%) Xcode
5 8 (6.56%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.46%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.82%) FogBugz
General
1 16 (13.11%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.46%) Automotive
4 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (69.67%) Developer
2 38 (31.15%) PHP Developer
3 29 (23.77%) .NET Developer
4 26 (21.31%) Team Leader
5 14 (11.48%) Software Team Leader
6 11 (9.02%) Development Team Leader
7 9 (7.38%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Lead Developer
7 9 (7.38%) .NET Team Leader
8 6 (4.92%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.10%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (4.10%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 4 (3.28%) PHP Magento Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Lead PHP Developer
10 4 (3.28%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (2.46%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (2.46%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (2.46%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (60.66%) .NET
2 44 (36.07%) WinForms
2 44 (36.07%) WPF
2 44 (36.07%) jQuery
3 37 (30.33%) ASP.NET
4 36 (29.51%) Zend Framework
5 33 (27.05%) .NET Framework
6 32 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (22.13%) CSS
7 27 (22.13%) HTML
8 26 (21.31%) Unity DI Container
8 26 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 26 (21.31%) Spring.NET
8 26 (21.31%) Castle Windsor
8 26 (21.31%) Ninject
9 18 (14.75%) XML
10 15 (12.30%) WCF
11 14 (11.48%) Web Services
12 13 (10.66%) Cocoa Touch
12 13 (10.66%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.31%) Inversion of Control
2 19 (15.57%) Computer Science
3 14 (11.48%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.10%) NHS
4 5 (4.10%) SystemC
5 3 (2.46%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.82%) Social Media
6 1 (0.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 48 (39.34%) Windows
2 14 (11.48%) Apple iOS
3 13 (10.66%) Android
4 12 (9.84%) Windows 8
4 12 (9.84%) Windows Phone
5 11 (9.02%) Linux
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.46%) UNIX
8 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (86.89%) OO
2 74 (60.66%) TDD
3 67 (54.92%) Software Engineering
4 58 (47.54%) Scrum
4 58 (47.54%) MVC
5 42 (34.43%) OOD
6 33 (27.05%) Unit Testing
7 31 (25.41%) B2B
8 30 (24.59%) Kanban
9 27 (22.13%) UML
9 27 (22.13%) OO PHP
10 26 (21.31%) Dependency Injection
10 26 (21.31%) MVVM
10 26 (21.31%) OOA/OOD
10 26 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (10.66%) iOS Development
12 12 (9.84%) Matrix Management
12 12 (9.84%) Product Management
13 10 (8.20%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (59.02%) C#
2 48 (39.34%) PHP
3 39 (31.97%) JavaScript
4 37 (30.33%) SQL
5 23 (18.85%) C++
6 20 (16.39%) VB
7 19 (15.57%) Shell Script
7 19 (15.57%) Bash Shell
8 17 (13.93%) PHP5
9 13 (10.66%) Java
9 13 (10.66%) XAML
10 12 (9.84%) Objective-C
11 11 (9.02%) C
12 10 (8.20%) VB.NET
12 10 (8.20%) T-SQL
13 5 (4.10%) Perl
14 3 (2.46%) XPath
14 3 (2.46%) PL/SQL
14 3 (2.46%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (18.85%) Degree
1 23 (18.85%) MCTS
1 23 (18.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (18.03%) MCP
2 22 (18.03%) MCAD
2 22 (18.03%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.30%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (32.79%) Zend
2 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.10%) McKesson
4 3 (2.46%) Oracle
4 3 (2.46%) DevExpress
4 3 (2.46%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.64%) Twitter
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