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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 36 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.85% 1.56% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 1.95% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £39,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £47,750 £37,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
217 205 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.74% 79.77% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 117 138 144
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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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 28 July 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Chester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Pair Programming
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) SDLC
3 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 8 (42.11%) HTML5
3 8 (42.11%) OOP
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) .NET
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
6 5 (26.32%) Refactoring
6 5 (26.32%) CSS3
6 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
6 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
6 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (21.05%) RESTful
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Spring
7 4 (21.05%) MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) Node.js
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
2 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.53%) Redis
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.53%) Gradle
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Calabash
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) NetBeans
3 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.53%) IntelliJ
3 2 (10.53%) Ant
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Junior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Junior
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Zend Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
1 10 (52.63%) CSS
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
2 8 (42.11%) HTML5
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
4 5 (26.32%) CSS3
4 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
4 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
5 4 (21.05%) RESTful
5 4 (21.05%) Spring
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) Ajax
6 3 (15.79%) Symfony
6 3 (15.79%) Ember.js
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) Laravel
7 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Pair Programming
2 10 (52.63%) SDLC
3 8 (42.11%) OOP
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Refactoring
6 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) SEO
7 3 (15.79%) Market Research
7 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
7 3 (15.79%) OO PHP
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) API Development
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Zend
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