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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 37 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 28 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.46% 6.73% 6.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 8.46% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 28
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
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
431 331 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.02% 79.57% 79.42%
Number of salaries quoted 356 261 345
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 May 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 May 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
Blackburn +3 15 £35,000 -9.09% 4
Preston -5 6 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Chorley - 3 £27,500 - 1
Burnley - 2 £27,500 -
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Skelmersdale - 2 £30,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £40,000 -
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 29 (48.33%) HTML
2 28 (46.67%) MySQL
3 27 (45.00%) PHP
4 26 (43.33%) OOP
5 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (36.67%) .NET
8 18 (30.00%) HTML5
9 17 (28.33%) Magento
9 17 (28.33%) Java
10 16 (26.67%) C#
10 16 (26.67%) jQuery
11 15 (25.00%) MVC
12 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
13 13 (21.67%) CakePHP
13 13 (21.67%) Ajax
14 12 (20.00%) Marketing
14 12 (20.00%) Data Integration
14 12 (20.00%) Drupal
15 10 (16.67%) CSS
15 10 (16.67%) SQL
15 10 (16.67%) Oracle
15 10 (16.67%) OO PHP
16 9 (15.00%) TDD
16 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
16 9 (15.00%) Web Services
16 9 (15.00%) OOD
17 8 (13.33%) XML
17 8 (13.33%) SOAP
17 8 (13.33%) DB2

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (20.00%) Drupal
2 8 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 6 (10.00%) Apache
4 4 (6.67%) nginx
5 1 (1.67%) Moodle
5 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (46.67%) MySQL
2 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.33%) DB2
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) JasperReports
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) NUnit
2 4 (6.67%) MSTest
2 4 (6.67%) Moq
3 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.33%) Ant
3 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) Selenium
4 1 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (90.00%) Developer
2 27 (45.00%) PHP Developer
3 10 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Trainee
6 5 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Trainee Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 1 (1.67%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) HTML
2 22 (36.67%) .NET
3 18 (30.00%) HTML5
4 16 (26.67%) jQuery
5 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
6 13 (21.67%) CakePHP
6 13 (21.67%) Ajax
7 10 (16.67%) CSS
8 9 (15.00%) Web Services
9 8 (13.33%) XML
9 8 (13.33%) SOAP
10 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (11.67%) REST
11 6 (10.00%) JSON
12 5 (8.33%) LAMP
13 4 (6.67%) WCF
13 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 1 (1.67%) Lucene.Net
15 1 (1.67%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Linux
1 6 (10.00%) Android
1 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) OOP
2 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.00%) MVC
4 10 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 9 (15.00%) TDD
5 9 (15.00%) OOD
6 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.00%) CRM
7 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.00%) Web Development
7 6 (10.00%) Refactoring
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) ERP
9 4 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.67%) Line Management
9 4 (6.67%) Mobile Development
9 4 (6.67%) Android Development
9 4 (6.67%) iOS Development
10 3 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) PHP
2 17 (28.33%) Java
3 16 (26.67%) C#
4 10 (16.67%) SQL
5 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) COBOL
7 5 (8.33%) VB
7 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) VB6
8 1 (1.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 8 (13.33%) Zend
3 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.67%) Adobe
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
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