The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 25 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing OO 6 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.35% 3.73% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 5.15% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 11
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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 Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 97 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 89.39% 72.39% 90.21%
Number of salaries quoted 124 87 256
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £51,500
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 Knutsford

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

OO Salary Trend in Knutsford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) WCF
2 11 (91.67%) CQRS
2 11 (91.67%) Web Application Development
2 11 (91.67%) BDD
2 11 (91.67%) Internet
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Android Development
3 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (91.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 11 (91.67%) CQRS
2 11 (91.67%) Web Application Development
2 11 (91.67%) BDD
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Android Development
3 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree