The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 25 33
Permanent jobs citing OOP 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 2.31% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.03% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £32,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
OOP
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
139 99 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 78.98% 76.15% 78.46%
Number of salaries quoted 132 85 113
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

OOP
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

OOP Salary Trend in Halifax

OOP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) PHP5
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Military
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Military
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Analyst Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
1 6 (85.71%) CSS3
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
1 6 (85.71%) PHP5
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL