The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 39 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.48% - 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% - 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
OOP
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
220 208 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 81.48% 81.25% 62.81%
Number of salaries quoted 144 158 99
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,858
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

OOP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

OOP Salary Trend in Chester

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) ADO
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (20.00%) Akka
4 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Redis
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ADO
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Kafka
3 1 (20.00%) Akka
3 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter
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