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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 23 39 15
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing OO 50 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.88% 4.47% 9.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.96% 5.88% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 46
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £24,250 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
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
418 391 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.61% 76.07% 71.32%
Number of salaries quoted 336 349 330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +5 10 £35,000 - 1
Blackpool - 9 £40,000 - 1
Blackburn - 8 £37,500 -
Preston -5 6 £33,750 -5.59% 1
Burnley -2 2 - - 1
Accrington - 2 £37,500 -
Rossendale - 2 £33,750 - 4
Morecambe - 2 £35,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £32,500 - 2
Colne +4 1 £33,500 -2.89%
Chorley - 1 £42,500 -
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 37 (48.68%) HTML
2 34 (44.74%) C#
3 30 (39.47%) .NET
4 29 (38.16%) JavaScript
4 29 (38.16%) CSS
5 28 (36.84%) MVC
6 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
6 27 (35.53%) ASP.NET
7 24 (31.58%) Java
7 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (26.32%) Scrum
9 19 (25.00%) jQuery
10 18 (23.68%) OOP
11 17 (22.37%) XML
11 17 (22.37%) PHP
12 16 (21.05%) Web Development
12 16 (21.05%) WPF
12 16 (21.05%) J2EE
13 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (18.42%) Unit Testing
15 13 (17.11%) Oracle
16 11 (14.47%) MySQL
16 11 (14.47%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (14.47%) Test Scripting
17 10 (13.16%) OO PHP
17 10 (13.16%) SQL
17 10 (13.16%) OOD
17 10 (13.16%) TDD
18 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
18 9 (11.84%) Eclipse

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.95%) Node.js
3 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.63%) Drupal
4 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) SSL
3 1 (1.32%) Intranet
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.47%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (14.47%) MySQL
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.63%) DB2
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Eclipse
2 7 (9.21%) Subversion
3 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) Phing
4 1 (1.32%) Gradle
4 1 (1.32%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 4 (5.26%) Games
1 4 (5.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 70 (92.11%) Developer
2 24 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 17 (22.37%) C# Developer
3 17 (22.37%) Java Developer
3 17 (22.37%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (19.74%) PHP Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.95%) ABAP Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.95%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) SAP Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.63%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (48.68%) HTML
2 30 (39.47%) .NET
3 29 (38.16%) CSS
4 27 (35.53%) ASP.NET
5 19 (25.00%) jQuery
6 17 (22.37%) XML
7 16 (21.05%) J2EE
7 16 (21.05%) WPF
8 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (11.84%) HTML5
10 8 (10.53%) Spring
10 8 (10.53%) Hibernate
11 7 (9.21%) .NET Framework
11 7 (9.21%) CSS3
12 6 (7.89%) JSON
12 6 (7.89%) LINQ
13 5 (6.58%) SOAP
13 5 (6.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (5.26%) Laravel
14 4 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.63%) W3C
2 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.63%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.32%) iPhone
3 1 (1.32%) SCORM
3 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Linux
2 4 (5.26%) UNIX
3 2 (2.63%) AIX
3 2 (2.63%) Android
3 2 (2.63%) CentOS
3 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) MVC
2 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (26.32%) Scrum
4 18 (23.68%) OOP
5 16 (21.05%) Web Development
6 14 (18.42%) Unit Testing
7 11 (14.47%) Test Scripting
8 10 (13.16%) TDD
8 10 (13.16%) OOD
8 10 (13.16%) OO PHP
9 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
10 7 (9.21%) MVVM
11 5 (6.58%) Migration
11 5 (6.58%) SEO
11 5 (6.58%) Data Migration
12 4 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (5.26%) SOA
12 4 (5.26%) BDD
12 4 (5.26%) CQRS
12 4 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.74%) C#
2 29 (38.16%) JavaScript
3 24 (31.58%) Java
4 17 (22.37%) PHP
5 10 (13.16%) SQL
6 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.58%) C++
8 4 (5.26%) ABAP
9 2 (2.63%) COBOL
9 2 (2.63%) SAPscript
9 2 (2.63%) PHP5
9 2 (2.63%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.32%) Python
10 1 (1.32%) VB
10 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) Zend
3 4 (5.26%) SAP
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.32%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.32%) Adobe
6 1 (1.32%) JBoss
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