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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 24 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing OO 45 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.82% 5.43% 7.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.20% 6.49% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 43 23 36
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
441 370 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.47% 83.71% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 382 313 325
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 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 30 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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
Preston +6 19 £29,750 -20.66% 5
Blackburn - 8 £37,500 -
Morecambe - 3 £35,000 -
Skelmersdale - 2 £30,000 - 1
Chorley - 1 £20,500 -
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (60.49%) HTML
2 46 (56.79%) PHP
3 42 (51.85%) OOP
4 40 (49.38%) MySQL
5 39 (48.15%) jQuery
6 30 (37.04%) JavaScript
7 27 (33.33%) CSS
8 26 (32.10%) HTML5
9 25 (30.86%) .NET
9 25 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (28.40%) C#
11 22 (27.16%) MVC
11 22 (27.16%) Ajax
12 19 (23.46%) CakePHP
12 19 (23.46%) Magento
12 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET
13 18 (22.22%) OO PHP
14 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
14 16 (19.75%) Drupal
14 16 (19.75%) Zend
15 15 (18.52%) Symfony
15 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
15 15 (18.52%) Data Integration
15 15 (18.52%) Marketing
16 13 (16.05%) OOD
17 12 (14.81%) LAMP
18 11 (13.58%) JSON
19 10 (12.35%) WordPress
20 9 (11.11%) Degree
20 9 (11.11%) TDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (19.75%) Drupal
2 10 (12.35%) WordPress
3 6 (7.41%) Node.js
4 2 (2.47%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (49.38%) MySQL
2 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) NUnit
2 4 (4.94%) Moq
2 4 (4.94%) MSTest
3 3 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.23%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.23%) Xcode
4 1 (1.23%) WebObjects
General
1 15 (18.52%) Marketing
2 4 (4.94%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.70%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (90.12%) Developer
2 43 (53.09%) PHP Developer
3 13 (16.05%) .NET Developer
3 13 (16.05%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 9 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.94%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Trainee
9 2 (2.47%) Junior
9 2 (2.47%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Graduate
9 2 (2.47%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Junior Developer
9 2 (2.47%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (60.49%) HTML
2 39 (48.15%) jQuery
3 27 (33.33%) CSS
4 26 (32.10%) HTML5
5 25 (30.86%) .NET
6 22 (27.16%) Ajax
7 19 (23.46%) CakePHP
7 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET
8 15 (18.52%) Symfony
9 12 (14.81%) LAMP
10 11 (13.58%) JSON
11 8 (9.88%) CSS3
12 7 (8.64%) Web Services
13 6 (7.41%) RESTful
14 5 (6.17%) AngularJS
14 5 (6.17%) LINQ
14 5 (6.17%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (6.17%) XML
15 4 (4.94%) WCF
15 4 (4.94%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Data Integration
2 6 (7.41%) User Experience
3 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.17%) SCORM
4 4 (4.94%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.47%) Open Source
5 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) BBC
6 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Linux
3 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.70%) Android
4 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) OOP
2 25 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.16%) MVC
4 18 (22.22%) OO PHP
5 13 (16.05%) OOD
6 9 (11.11%) TDD
7 8 (9.88%) Web Design
8 7 (8.64%) Kanban
8 7 (8.64%) Web Development
9 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.41%) Content Management
10 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.94%) Scrum
11 4 (4.94%) CRM
11 4 (4.94%) Refactoring
11 4 (4.94%) MVVM
11 4 (4.94%) BDD
12 3 (3.70%) CQRS
12 3 (3.70%) Web Application Development
12 3 (3.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.79%) PHP
2 30 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.40%) C#
4 9 (11.11%) Java
5 8 (9.88%) SQL
5 8 (9.88%) PHP5
6 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.94%) VB
8 2 (2.47%) ABAP
9 1 (1.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.23%) Scala
9 1 (1.23%) Python
9 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.23%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Zend
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.47%) Adobe
3 2 (2.47%) SAP
3 2 (2.47%) Google
3 2 (2.47%) Facebook
4 1 (1.23%) Symbian
4 1 (1.23%) Apple
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
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