The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 11 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.78% 1.94% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 2.44% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £29,500 £40,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 205 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 81.10% 79.46% 62.81%
Number of salaries quoted 157 156 101
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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Salary Trend in Chester

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

OO Salary Trend in Chester

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Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Chester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Chester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing OO 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 OO.

1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (40.00%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) OOP
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
7 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (20.00%) SOA
7 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (20.00%) ADO
7 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) WinForms
8 2 (13.33%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (13.33%) Redis
4 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Web Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (20.00%) ADO
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (13.33%) WinForms
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) Kafka
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) PhoneGap
6 2 (13.33%) Akka
6 2 (13.33%) Play Framework
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) Sass
7 1 (6.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) OOP
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) Pay per click
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
1 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Delphi
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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