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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 31 35 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing OO 40 31 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.06% 5.46% 11.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.59% 6.80% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 52
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £26,250 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
417 456 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.07% 80.28% 74.61%
Number of salaries quoted 349 412 321
Average salary £38,365 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.61% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

OO Salary Trend in Lancashire

OO
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancaster +2 9 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Preston -9 6 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Blackpool - 5 £40,000 - 1
Blackburn +15 4 £37,500 +20.96%
Burnley -3 4 £27,500 +1.85%
Morecambe - 4 £35,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £32,500 - 2
Rossendale - 2 £33,750 - 1
Accrington - 1 £33,500 -
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 49 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (47.50%) HTML
3 35 (43.75%) C#
4 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 32 (40.00%) .NET
5 31 (38.75%) CSS
5 31 (38.75%) MVC
6 29 (36.25%) ASP.NET
7 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
8 23 (28.75%) Java
9 22 (27.50%) Scrum
10 21 (26.25%) jQuery
11 19 (23.75%) PHP
12 17 (21.25%) OOP
13 16 (20.00%) Web Development
13 16 (20.00%) J2EE
14 15 (18.75%) MySQL
14 15 (18.75%) WPF
15 14 (17.50%) XML
15 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing
17 12 (15.00%) OO PHP
17 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
17 12 (15.00%) SQL
17 12 (15.00%) OOD
18 11 (13.75%) Oracle
18 11 (13.75%) HTML5
19 10 (12.50%) CSS3
19 10 (12.50%) Test Scripting
19 10 (12.50%) Oracle Reports

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.25%) Node.js
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) WordPress
4 1 (1.25%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) osCommerce
2 1 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) SSL
3 1 (1.25%) Intranet
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) MySQL
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.50%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.50%) DB2
6 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Eclipse
2 8 (10.00%) Subversion
3 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.25%) Gradle
4 1 (1.25%) Phing
4 1 (1.25%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (5.00%) Games
1 4 (5.00%) Retail
2 3 (3.75%) Marketing
3 2 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 75 (93.75%) Developer
2 25 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 19 (23.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (23.75%) C# Developer
4 17 (21.25%) Java Developer
4 17 (21.25%) PHP Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.75%) SAP Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.75%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (3.75%) ABAP Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (47.50%) HTML
2 32 (40.00%) .NET
3 31 (38.75%) CSS
4 29 (36.25%) ASP.NET
5 21 (26.25%) jQuery
6 16 (20.00%) J2EE
7 15 (18.75%) WPF
8 14 (17.50%) XML
8 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (13.75%) HTML5
10 10 (12.50%) CSS3
11 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.00%) JSON
12 7 (8.75%) Spring
12 7 (8.75%) Ajax
12 7 (8.75%) Hibernate
13 6 (7.50%) LINQ
14 5 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (6.25%) RESTful
14 5 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) User Experience
2 4 (5.00%) Graphic Design
3 3 (3.75%) SCORM
3 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.50%) W3C
5 1 (1.25%) Open Source
5 1 (1.25%) iPhone
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Linux
2 4 (5.00%) UNIX
3 2 (2.50%) CentOS
3 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Android
3 2 (2.50%) AIX
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (61.25%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) MVC
3 22 (27.50%) Scrum
4 17 (21.25%) OOP
5 16 (20.00%) Web Development
6 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing
7 12 (15.00%) OO PHP
7 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.00%) OOD
8 10 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 10 (12.50%) TDD
9 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce
9 9 (11.25%) MVVM
10 4 (5.00%) CQRS
10 4 (5.00%) Web Application Development
10 4 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (5.00%) BDD
10 4 (5.00%) Kanban
10 4 (5.00%) SEO
10 4 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.75%) C#
2 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.75%) Java
4 19 (23.75%) PHP
5 12 (15.00%) SQL
6 7 (8.75%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.25%) C++
8 4 (5.00%) ABAP
9 2 (2.50%) COBOL
9 2 (2.50%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.25%) VB
10 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.25%) Python
10 1 (1.25%) PHP5
10 1 (1.25%) CoffeeScript
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) Zend
3 4 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (2.50%) IBM
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe
5 1 (1.25%) Metastorm
5 1 (1.25%) JBoss
5 1 (1.25%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.25%) Facebook
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Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
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Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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Lancaster
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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