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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 29 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing OO 22 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.18% 6.74% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 8.59% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 23
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 £29,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £63,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
358 361 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.24% 78.48% 76.94%
Number of salaries quoted 317 311 321
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Skelmersdale - 7 £30,000 -
Blackburn -3 5 £32,500 -13.33%
Preston -3 2 £28,500 -11.62% 3
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 - 1
Blackpool - 1 £40,000 - 1
Chorley - 1 £37,500 -
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 42 (62.69%) HTML
1 42 (62.69%) PHP
2 41 (61.19%) OOP
3 38 (56.72%) MySQL
4 29 (43.28%) jQuery
5 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
6 19 (28.36%) .NET
6 19 (28.36%) CakePHP
6 19 (28.36%) HTML5
6 19 (28.36%) OO PHP
7 18 (26.87%) Magento
7 18 (26.87%) Zend
7 18 (26.87%) CSS
8 17 (25.37%) Ajax
9 16 (23.88%) Drupal
9 16 (23.88%) C#
10 15 (22.39%) Data Integration
10 15 (22.39%) Marketing
11 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
12 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
13 12 (17.91%) Symfony
14 11 (16.42%) OOD
14 11 (16.42%) MVC
15 10 (14.93%) LAMP
15 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
16 9 (13.43%) Degree
16 9 (13.43%) WordPress
16 9 (13.43%) Web Services
17 8 (11.94%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (23.88%) Drupal
2 9 (13.43%) WordPress
3 3 (4.48%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (56.72%) MySQL
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.99%) JasperReports
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.97%) MSTest
2 4 (5.97%) Moq
2 4 (5.97%) NUnit
2 4 (5.97%) Subversion
3 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.99%) Ant
4 2 (2.99%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.49%) Selenium
5 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.49%) WebObjects
5 1 (1.49%) Xcode
5 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.49%) FogBugz
General
1 15 (22.39%) Marketing
2 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (86.57%) Developer
2 40 (59.70%) PHP Developer
3 10 (14.93%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.43%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Trainee
7 3 (4.48%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Graduate
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (62.69%) HTML
2 29 (43.28%) jQuery
3 19 (28.36%) CakePHP
3 19 (28.36%) HTML5
3 19 (28.36%) .NET
4 18 (26.87%) CSS
5 17 (25.37%) Ajax
6 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
7 12 (17.91%) Symfony
8 10 (14.93%) LAMP
9 9 (13.43%) Web Services
10 5 (7.46%) XML
10 5 (7.46%) SOAP
10 5 (7.46%) REST
11 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 4 (5.97%) JSON
12 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (2.99%) RESTful
13 2 (2.99%) CodeIgniter
13 2 (2.99%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.48%) Open Source
4 2 (2.99%) SCORM
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) OOP
2 19 (28.36%) OO PHP
3 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.42%) OOD
4 11 (16.42%) MVC
5 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.96%) Web Development
7 5 (7.46%) TDD
7 5 (7.46%) Web Design
8 4 (5.97%) CRM
8 4 (5.97%) Refactoring
8 4 (5.97%) Kanban
9 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.48%) B2B
10 2 (2.99%) Scrum
10 2 (2.99%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.99%) WFM
10 2 (2.99%) Product Management
11 1 (1.49%) BDD
11 1 (1.49%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) PHP
2 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.88%) C#
4 8 (11.94%) Java
4 8 (11.94%) SQL
4 8 (11.94%) PHP5
5 5 (7.46%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.97%) VB
7 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) ABAP
8 1 (1.49%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Zend
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) Symbian
5 1 (1.49%) Apple
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) Facebook
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