The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 40 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.12% - 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% - 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
209 204 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 78.28% 80.00% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 143 144 104
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOP
Cheshire

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 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ADO
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ADO
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago