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

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 32 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing OO 37 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.46% 6.13% 9.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.89% 7.55% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 37
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 £24,600 £22,500 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £45,500
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
416 437 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.87% 81.23% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 356 383 265
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £65,000
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

OO
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 November 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 November 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
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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 -5 18 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Lancaster +3 6 £24,750 -29.28%
Morecambe - 5 £35,000 -
Burnley +4 2 £27,500 +34.14%
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 45 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (49.43%) HTML
3 37 (42.53%) JavaScript
4 35 (40.23%) CSS
5 33 (37.93%) C#
6 32 (36.78%) PHP
7 29 (33.33%) .NET
7 29 (33.33%) MVC
7 29 (33.33%) jQuery
8 28 (32.18%) OOP
9 27 (31.03%) ASP.NET
10 26 (29.89%) MySQL
11 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
12 18 (20.69%) Java
13 17 (19.54%) Scrum
14 16 (18.39%) OO PHP
14 16 (18.39%) OOD
15 14 (16.09%) Symfony
16 13 (14.94%) Zend
16 13 (14.94%) HTML5
16 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
17 12 (13.79%) WPF
17 12 (13.79%) LAMP
18 11 (12.64%) SQL
18 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET MVC
19 10 (11.49%) Web Development
19 10 (11.49%) JSON
19 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
19 10 (11.49%) J2EE
19 10 (11.49%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 9 (10.34%) WordPress
2 6 (6.90%) Node.js
3 3 (3.45%) Drupal
4 2 (2.30%) CMS
4 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.15%) JBoss
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) SSL
3 1 (1.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.89%) MySQL
2 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.05%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.30%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.30%) DB2
7 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.49%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.15%) Selenium
4 1 (1.15%) WebObjects
4 1 (1.15%) Xcode
4 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.15%) Gradle
4 1 (1.15%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.15%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (4.60%) Games
1 4 (4.60%) Multimedia
1 4 (4.60%) Marketing
2 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (90.80%) Developer
2 28 (32.18%) PHP Developer
3 22 (25.29%) .NET Developer
4 17 (19.54%) C# Developer
4 17 (19.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Java Developer
6 9 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (9.20%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Web Developer
7 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.75%) PHP Web Developer
11 4 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
12 3 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (3.45%) SAP Developer
12 3 (3.45%) Team Leader
12 3 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (49.43%) HTML
2 35 (40.23%) CSS
3 29 (33.33%) .NET
3 29 (33.33%) jQuery
4 27 (31.03%) ASP.NET
5 14 (16.09%) Symfony
6 13 (14.94%) HTML5
7 12 (13.79%) WPF
7 12 (13.79%) LAMP
8 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (11.49%) JSON
9 10 (11.49%) XML
9 10 (11.49%) J2EE
10 9 (10.34%) CSS3
11 8 (9.20%) Web Services
11 8 (9.20%) Ajax
11 8 (9.20%) .NET Framework
12 7 (8.05%) RESTful
12 7 (8.05%) CodeIgniter
13 6 (6.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Mobile App
1 6 (6.90%) User Experience
2 5 (5.75%) SCORM
3 4 (4.60%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.30%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.30%) W3C
4 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.30%) Open Source
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) BBC
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.20%) Linux
2 5 (5.75%) Android
3 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.30%) CentOS
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.30%) UNIX
4 2 (2.30%) Windows
4 2 (2.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.33%) MVC
3 28 (32.18%) OOP
4 17 (19.54%) Scrum
5 16 (18.39%) OOD
5 16 (18.39%) OO PHP
6 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
6 10 (11.49%) Web Development
7 9 (10.34%) TDD
7 9 (10.34%) MVVM
8 8 (9.20%) Web Design
8 8 (9.20%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.05%) Kanban
9 7 (8.05%) Test Scripting
10 6 (6.90%) Content Management
11 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.75%) BDD
11 5 (5.75%) iOS Development
12 4 (4.60%) CQRS
12 4 (4.60%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.53%) JavaScript
2 33 (37.93%) C#
3 32 (36.78%) PHP
4 18 (20.69%) Java
5 11 (12.64%) SQL
6 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.90%) PHP5
7 5 (5.75%) ABAP
8 3 (3.45%) SAPscript
9 2 (2.30%) COBOL
10 1 (1.15%) Python
10 1 (1.15%) VB
10 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.15%) Ruby
10 1 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) Zend
2 7 (8.05%) Oracle
3 5 (5.75%) SAP
4 2 (2.30%) IBM
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.30%) Google
4 2 (2.30%) Facebook
5 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.15%) Apple
5 1 (1.15%) Metastorm
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.15%) Symbian
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Integrated Talent Solutions
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire (PR3)
Guru Careers
Salary: £18 - 30k + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Lancashire
BBC
Posted: 21 days ago