The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 24 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing OO 10 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.19% 4.10% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.26% 4.37% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 10
Median salary £55,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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
121 252 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 87.05% 94.03% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 105 157 164
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

OO Salary Histogram in Chester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for OO.

1 13 (81.25%) MVC
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
1 13 (81.25%) PHP
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
1 13 (81.25%) MySQL
2 7 (43.75%) OOP
2 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) jQuery
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 6 (37.50%) Symfony
3 6 (37.50%) Zend
3 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (37.50%) High Availability
3 6 (37.50%) SDLC
4 5 (31.25%) Laravel
4 5 (31.25%) PHP 5
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
6 3 (18.75%) Behat
6 3 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) XHTML
7 2 (12.50%) OOD
7 2 (12.50%) WinForms

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) PHP Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Lead PHP Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Team Leader
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) Symfony
2 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) Laravel
4 3 (18.75%) Behat
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) WinForms
5 2 (12.50%) XHTML
6 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Derivative
1 1 (6.25%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
2 7 (43.75%) OOP
3 6 (37.50%) High Availability
3 6 (37.50%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
5 3 (18.75%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (12.50%) OOD
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
1 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) PHP 5
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Delphi
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Zend
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