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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 26 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.96% - 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% - 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £35,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
81 166 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 79.41% 86.01% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 71 143 112
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) CMS
3 6 (66.67%) Subversion
3 6 (66.67%) Symfony
3 6 (66.67%) Zend
3 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) WordPress
3 6 (66.67%) Grunt
3 6 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 6 (66.67%) Laravel
3 6 (66.67%) Sass
4 3 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (11.11%) SOLID
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) CMS
1 6 (66.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (66.67%) Grunt
1 6 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 6 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Zend Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Symfony Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) CSS3
3 6 (66.67%) HTML5
3 6 (66.67%) Laravel
3 6 (66.67%) Sass
3 6 (66.67%) Symfony
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) OO PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SOLID
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Zend