The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 24 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing OO 41 24 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.60% 4.88% 8.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.59% 6.54% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 41
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
387 367 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 81.13% 74.59% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 300 330 315
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OO
North West

OO
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 9 £35,000 -
Blackburn +12 8 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Blackpool - 6 £42,500 - 1
Preston -5 5 £35,000 +12.53% 1
Accrington - 2 £37,500 -
Morecambe - 1 £35,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £32,500 - 1
Chorley - 1 £42,500 -
Colne - 1 £33,500 -
OO
North West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (57.33%) HTML
2 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 35 (46.67%) CSS
3 30 (40.00%) MVC
4 28 (37.33%) C#
5 26 (34.67%) jQuery
6 25 (33.33%) Scrum
7 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (32.00%) PHP
7 24 (32.00%) .NET
7 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 22 (29.33%) Java
9 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET
10 20 (26.67%) MySQL
11 19 (25.33%) OO PHP
12 18 (24.00%) XML
13 16 (21.33%) Web Development
13 16 (21.33%) J2EE
13 16 (21.33%) WPF
14 14 (18.67%) Marketing
14 14 (18.67%) Oracle
14 14 (18.67%) Linux
14 14 (18.67%) Unit Testing
15 12 (16.00%) Symfony
15 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (16.00%) OOP
16 11 (14.67%) JIRA
16 11 (14.67%) Automated Testing
16 11 (14.67%) Project Management
16 11 (14.67%) Oracle Reports

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (14.67%) Apache
1 11 (14.67%) Apache Solr
2 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) Drupal
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) SSL
3 1 (1.33%) Intranet
3 1 (1.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (26.67%) MySQL
3 11 (14.67%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.67%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.67%) DB2
7 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) JIRA
1 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (9.33%) Subversion
4 2 (2.67%) Phing
5 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.33%) Gradle
5 1 (1.33%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (18.67%) Marketing
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (92.00%) Developer
2 20 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 19 (25.33%) PHP Developer
4 17 (22.67%) Java Developer
5 15 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 12 (16.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (13.33%) Lead Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Development Team Manager
9 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Development Manager
10 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.00%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Lead PHP Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Lead .NET Developer
11 2 (2.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (57.33%) HTML
2 35 (46.67%) CSS
3 26 (34.67%) jQuery
4 24 (32.00%) .NET
5 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 18 (24.00%) XML
7 16 (21.33%) J2EE
7 16 (21.33%) WPF
8 12 (16.00%) Symfony
8 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (12.00%) Hibernate
9 9 (12.00%) Spring
10 6 (8.00%) .NET Framework
11 5 (6.67%) SOAP
11 5 (6.67%) LINQ
11 5 (6.67%) HTML5
11 5 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (5.33%) Spring MVC
12 4 (5.33%) JSP
12 4 (5.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Xbox
2 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.33%) W3C
3 1 (1.33%) iPhone
3 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) UNIX
3 2 (2.67%) CentOS
3 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Android
3 2 (2.67%) AIX
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) MVC
2 25 (33.33%) Scrum
3 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (25.33%) OO PHP
5 16 (21.33%) Web Development
6 14 (18.67%) Unit Testing
7 12 (16.00%) OOP
8 11 (14.67%) Automated Testing
8 11 (14.67%) Project Management
8 11 (14.67%) Test Scripting
9 9 (12.00%) OOD
10 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.00%) TDD
12 5 (6.67%) SEO
12 5 (6.67%) Migration
12 5 (6.67%) Data Migration
12 5 (6.67%) MVVM
13 3 (4.00%) SOA
13 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
14 2 (2.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 28 (37.33%) C#
3 24 (32.00%) PHP
4 22 (29.33%) Java
5 8 (10.67%) SQL
6 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.67%) C++
8 3 (4.00%) ABAP
9 2 (2.67%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (2.67%) PHP5
9 2 (2.67%) SAPscript
9 2 (2.67%) COBOL
10 1 (1.33%) VB
10 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Oracle
2 3 (4.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Zend
3 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) Metastorm
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe
4 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago