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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 27 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing OO 15 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.55% 1.05% 3.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.65% 1.27% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 4
Average salary £27,500 £29,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% +26.88%
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
196 158 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 85.59% 82.72% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 148 146 88
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,625 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (76.19%) Retail
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) PHP
4 12 (57.14%) OOP
5 11 (52.38%) MVC
5 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
5 11 (52.38%) OOD
5 11 (52.38%) MySQL
5 11 (52.38%) SOAP
5 11 (52.38%) Web Services
5 11 (52.38%) XML
5 11 (52.38%) PHP5
5 11 (52.38%) jQuery
5 11 (52.38%) Data Integration
5 11 (52.38%) REST
5 11 (52.38%) Laravel
5 11 (52.38%) JSON
6 10 (47.62%) CMS
6 10 (47.62%) LAMP
7 5 (23.81%) Banking
7 5 (23.81%) UNIX
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) Google
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) SQL
9 2 (9.52%) VBScript
9 2 (9.52%) VB

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Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (47.62%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (76.19%) Retail
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) SOAP
1 11 (52.38%) Web Services
1 11 (52.38%) XML
1 11 (52.38%) JSON
1 11 (52.38%) jQuery
1 11 (52.38%) REST
1 11 (52.38%) Laravel
2 10 (47.62%) LAMP
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) OOP
2 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
2 11 (52.38%) OOD
2 11 (52.38%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) PHP
3 11 (52.38%) PHP5
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VBScript
4 2 (9.52%) VB
4 2 (9.52%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
Halifax
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago