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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 9 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.59% 7.77% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 8.80% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 40 28
Average salary £45,000 £29,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.26% -20.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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
281 466 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.98% 88.26% 86.65%
Number of salaries quoted 236 405 326
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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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

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Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
Accrington - 2 £50,000 -
Blackpool - 2 £27,500 -
Blackburn +9 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 17 (58.62%) HTML
2 17 (58.62%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) C#
4 12 (41.38%) .NET
5 11 (37.93%) MVC
6 10 (34.48%) MySQL
6 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
6 10 (34.48%) SOAP
6 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
7 9 (31.03%) jQuery
7 9 (31.03%) OOP
7 9 (31.03%) PHP
8 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
8 8 (27.59%) Windows
8 8 (27.59%) REST
8 8 (27.59%) Web Application Development
8 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
9 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (24.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (24.14%) WCF
9 7 (24.14%) WPF
9 7 (24.14%) Silverlight
9 7 (24.14%) WinForms
9 7 (24.14%) Ajax
9 7 (24.14%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.69%) Refactoring
10 6 (20.69%) PhoneGap
11 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (3.45%) ColdFusion
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.45%) PowerBuilder
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) PHP Developer
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) C# Developer
4 6 (20.69%) PhoneGap Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) ABAP Developer
7 3 (10.34%) SAP Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (3.45%) C# Application Developer
9 1 (3.45%) C# Web Applications Developer
9 1 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (3.45%) COBOL Developer
9 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (3.45%) MySQL Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) CSS
1 17 (58.62%) HTML
2 12 (41.38%) .NET
3 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
3 10 (34.48%) SOAP
4 9 (31.03%) jQuery
5 8 (27.59%) REST
6 7 (24.14%) Ajax
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (24.14%) Silverlight
6 7 (24.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (24.14%) WCF
6 7 (24.14%) WinForms
6 7 (24.14%) WPF
7 6 (20.69%) PhoneGap
8 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.34%) BAPI
9 3 (10.34%) SAP ALE
9 3 (10.34%) SAP Smart Forms
9 3 (10.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) iPad
1 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) MVC
2 9 (31.03%) OOP
3 8 (27.59%) Web Application Development
4 7 (24.14%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (20.69%) Refactoring
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) OOD
8 3 (10.34%) Logistics
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.90%) TDD
9 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Web Design
9 2 (6.90%) Web Development
10 1 (3.45%) BDD
10 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.45%) Scrum
10 1 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) PHP
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) ABAP
6 2 (6.90%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) COBOL
7 1 (3.45%) REXX
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) HND
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter
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