The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 32 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 3 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.51% 3.80% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 5.22% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 13
Average salary £21,500 £21,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
183 134 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 91.96% 72.83% 72.05%
Number of salaries quoted 160 105 140
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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Salary Trend in Halifax

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

OO Salary Trend in Halifax

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Spring

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Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Graduate
3 2 (50.00%) Junior
3 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Halifax
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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