The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 40 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing OO 5 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.86% 4.85% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 5.52% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 6
Average salary £32,000 £34,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 362 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 74.35% 87.86% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 145 212 103
Average salary £37,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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Cheshire

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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 18 April 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Chester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) VB
2 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) OOP
4 4 (40.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) NHibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (10.00%) CMS
7 1 (10.00%) Back Office
7 1 (10.00%) MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Junior
5 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Lead Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) VB
2 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (40.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
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