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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 37 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 22 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.98% 6.82% 6.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 8.90% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 31
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,900 £27,234
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,900
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
370 337 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.71% 76.59% 77.25%
Number of salaries quoted 313 270 338
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 7 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 7 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
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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
Blackburn 0 8 £35,000 -9.09% 2
Preston -4 6 £27,500 -12.00% 3
Skelmersdale - 4 £30,000 -
Chorley - 3 £27,500 - 2
Burnley - 2 £27,500 -
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Blackpool - 1 £40,000 -
OO
North West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 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 35 (55.56%) HTML
2 34 (53.97%) MySQL
3 33 (52.38%) PHP
3 33 (52.38%) OOP
4 22 (34.92%) .NET
4 22 (34.92%) jQuery
5 19 (30.16%) CakePHP
5 19 (30.16%) HTML5
5 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
6 18 (28.57%) Magento
7 17 (26.98%) Ajax
7 17 (26.98%) OO PHP
8 16 (25.40%) Drupal
8 16 (25.40%) C#
8 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (23.81%) Marketing
9 15 (23.81%) Data Integration
10 14 (22.22%) Java
10 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 13 (20.63%) CSS
11 13 (20.63%) Zend
12 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
13 11 (17.46%) SQL
13 11 (17.46%) MVC
14 10 (15.87%) OOD
15 7 (11.11%) Web Services
15 7 (11.11%) Oracle
16 6 (9.52%) SOAP
16 6 (9.52%) CRM
16 6 (9.52%) LAMP

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 16 (25.40%) Drupal
2 5 (7.94%) WordPress
2 5 (7.94%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Moodle
4 1 (1.59%) nginx
Business Applications
1 18 (28.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.97%) MySQL
2 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.94%) DB2
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.17%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) NUnit
2 4 (6.35%) Moq
2 4 (6.35%) MSTest
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.17%) Ant
3 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.17%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.17%) Subversion
General
1 15 (23.81%) Marketing
2 3 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (90.48%) Developer
2 33 (52.38%) PHP Developer
3 11 (17.46%) C# Developer
4 9 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Trainee
5 6 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Trainee Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (55.56%) HTML
2 22 (34.92%) .NET
2 22 (34.92%) jQuery
3 19 (30.16%) CakePHP
3 19 (30.16%) HTML5
4 17 (26.98%) Ajax
5 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 13 (20.63%) CSS
7 7 (11.11%) Web Services
8 6 (9.52%) SOAP
8 6 (9.52%) LAMP
8 6 (9.52%) Symfony
8 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.35%) XML
9 4 (6.35%) REST
9 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 3 (4.76%) WCF
11 2 (3.17%) JSON
11 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (1.59%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.17%) Open Source
2 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) OOP
2 17 (26.98%) OO PHP
3 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.46%) MVC
5 10 (15.87%) OOD
6 6 (9.52%) CRM
6 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.52%) Refactoring
6 6 (9.52%) Web Development
7 5 (7.94%) TDD
8 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.17%) Scrum
10 2 (3.17%) Web Design
10 2 (3.17%) Project Management
10 2 (3.17%) B2B
10 2 (3.17%) WFM
10 2 (3.17%) Kanban
10 2 (3.17%) Product Management
11 1 (1.59%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) PHP
2 16 (25.40%) C#
3 14 (22.22%) Java
4 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 11 (17.46%) SQL
6 5 (7.94%) PHP5
6 5 (7.94%) VB
6 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.35%) COBOL
8 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Zend
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.59%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe
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