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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing OO 51 27 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.12% 5.25% 10.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.23% 6.84% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 46 26 46
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
417 395 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.74% 76.85% 71.32%
Number of salaries quoted 338 355 312
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +1 11 £35,000 - 1
Blackburn +15 8 £37,500 +17.18%
Blackpool - 8 £40,000 -
Preston -11 6 £33,750 -8.78% 1
Burnley -6 4 £27,500 +1.85%
Morecambe - 3 £35,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £32,500 - 2
Accrington - 2 £37,500 -
Rossendale - 2 £33,750 - 4
Colne +4 1 £33,500 -2.89%
Chorley - 1 £42,500 -
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 40 (49.38%) HTML
2 35 (43.21%) C#
3 32 (39.51%) JavaScript
3 32 (39.51%) CSS
4 31 (38.27%) .NET
4 31 (38.27%) MVC
5 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
5 28 (34.57%) ASP.NET
6 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (29.63%) Java
7 22 (27.16%) Scrum
8 20 (24.69%) jQuery
9 19 (23.46%) PHP
10 18 (22.22%) OOP
11 17 (20.99%) Web Development
11 17 (20.99%) XML
12 16 (19.75%) J2EE
12 16 (19.75%) WPF
13 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (17.28%) Unit Testing
15 13 (16.05%) MySQL
15 13 (16.05%) Oracle
16 11 (13.58%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (13.58%) OOD
16 11 (13.58%) Test Scripting
16 11 (13.58%) HTML5
16 11 (13.58%) OO PHP
17 10 (12.35%) SQL
17 10 (12.35%) TDD
18 9 (11.11%) Eclipse

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.17%) Node.js
3 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.47%) CMS
3 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.47%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) SSL
3 1 (1.23%) Intranet
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.05%) MySQL
3 11 (13.58%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.47%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.47%) DB2
7 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 7 (8.64%) Subversion
3 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.47%) Phing
5 1 (1.23%) Gradle
5 1 (1.23%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 4 (4.94%) Games
1 4 (4.94%) Retail
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 75 (92.59%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) .NET Developer
3 18 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 18 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Java Developer
4 17 (20.99%) PHP Developer
5 12 (14.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (3.70%) ABAP Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.70%) SAP Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (49.38%) HTML
2 32 (39.51%) CSS
3 31 (38.27%) .NET
4 28 (34.57%) ASP.NET
5 20 (24.69%) jQuery
6 17 (20.99%) XML
7 16 (19.75%) J2EE
7 16 (19.75%) WPF
8 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (13.58%) HTML5
10 9 (11.11%) CSS3
11 8 (9.88%) Spring
11 8 (9.88%) JSON
11 8 (9.88%) Hibernate
12 7 (8.64%) Ajax
12 7 (8.64%) .NET Framework
13 6 (7.41%) LINQ
13 6 (7.41%) RESTful
14 5 (6.17%) SOAP
14 5 (6.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Graphic Design
2 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.47%) W3C
3 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.23%) SCORM
4 1 (1.23%) iPhone
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) UNIX
3 2 (2.47%) AIX
3 2 (2.47%) Android
3 2 (2.47%) CentOS
3 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.27%) MVC
2 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (27.16%) Scrum
4 18 (22.22%) OOP
5 17 (20.99%) Web Development
6 14 (17.28%) Unit Testing
7 11 (13.58%) Test Scripting
7 11 (13.58%) OOD
7 11 (13.58%) OO PHP
8 10 (12.35%) TDD
9 9 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 9 (11.11%) MVVM
10 5 (6.17%) Migration
10 5 (6.17%) SEO
10 5 (6.17%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.94%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (4.94%) Content Management
11 4 (4.94%) SOA
11 4 (4.94%) BDD
11 4 (4.94%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.21%) C#
2 32 (39.51%) JavaScript
3 24 (29.63%) Java
4 19 (23.46%) PHP
5 10 (12.35%) SQL
6 8 (9.88%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.17%) C++
8 4 (4.94%) ABAP
9 2 (2.47%) COBOL
9 2 (2.47%) SAPscript
9 2 (2.47%) PHP5
9 2 (2.47%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.23%) Python
10 1 (1.23%) VB
10 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) Oracle
2 5 (6.17%) Zend
3 4 (4.94%) SAP
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.23%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.23%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.23%) JBoss
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rossendale
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rossendale
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rossendale
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rossendale
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Preston
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago