The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 19 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs citing OO 37 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.08% 6.25% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.69% 8.24% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 27
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,100 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
346 364 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.55% 75.83% 71.56%
Number of salaries quoted 287 313 429
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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North West

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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston -1 17 £32,500 +0.77% 1
Blackburn +5 5 £38,500 +71.11% 1
Lancaster +11 3 £35,000 -14.63% 2
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (66.67%) HTML
2 37 (64.91%) MVC
3 31 (54.39%) PHP
3 31 (54.39%) CSS
4 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 24 (42.11%) MySQL
6 23 (40.35%) jQuery
7 21 (36.84%) OO PHP
8 19 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 18 (31.58%) Scrum
9 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 18 (31.58%) Linux
10 17 (29.82%) Apache
10 17 (29.82%) C#
10 17 (29.82%) Project Management
10 17 (29.82%) Apache Solr
10 17 (29.82%) Xbox
10 17 (29.82%) JIRA
10 17 (29.82%) Symfony
10 17 (29.82%) Automated Testing
10 17 (29.82%) Marketing
11 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (26.32%) Oracle
12 14 (24.56%) .NET
13 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
14 12 (21.05%) Java
14 12 (21.05%) Test Scripting
14 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
15 11 (19.30%) WPF

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (29.82%) Apache
1 17 (29.82%) Apache Solr
2 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.51%) CMS
3 2 (3.51%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.11%) MySQL
2 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 17 (29.82%) JIRA
3 5 (8.77%) Subversion
4 2 (3.51%) Phing
5 1 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 17 (29.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (91.23%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) PHP Developer
3 13 (22.81%) C# Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Development Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Development Team Manager
6 5 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Lead PHP Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Junior
9 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (66.67%) HTML
2 31 (54.39%) CSS
3 23 (40.35%) jQuery
4 17 (29.82%) Symfony
5 14 (24.56%) .NET
6 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
7 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (19.30%) WPF
8 11 (19.30%) Spring
9 10 (17.54%) Hibernate
10 9 (15.79%) XML
10 9 (15.79%) J2EE
11 6 (10.53%) Web Services
11 6 (10.53%) JSON
12 5 (8.77%) HTML5
13 4 (7.02%) REST
14 3 (5.26%) Akka
14 3 (5.26%) Play Framework
14 3 (5.26%) LINQ
14 3 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Xbox
2 5 (8.77%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (64.91%) MVC
2 21 (36.84%) OO PHP
3 18 (31.58%) Scrum
4 17 (29.82%) Project Management
4 17 (29.82%) Automated Testing
5 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
8 10 (17.54%) OOP
8 10 (17.54%) Web Development
9 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.02%) TDD
11 3 (5.26%) BDD
11 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
11 3 (5.26%) Migration
11 3 (5.26%) SOA
12 2 (3.51%) OOD
12 2 (3.51%) SEO
12 2 (3.51%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) PHP
2 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.82%) C#
4 12 (21.05%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) C++
6 5 (8.77%) PHP5
6 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.26%) Scala
8 2 (3.51%) SQL
8 2 (3.51%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.75%) C
9 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Zend
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Google
3 2 (3.51%) Facebook
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