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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 46 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs citing OO 15 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.99% 9.84% 5.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 11.84% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 44 25
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
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
414 414 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.63% 83.13% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 343 332 357
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,875 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OO
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 28 August 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Lancashire

OO
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 28 August 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 -9 5 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Burnley +11 3 £29,250 - 2
Preston +3 3 £45,000 +33.33% 2
Rossendale +1 3 £45,000 +33.33%
Accrington -3 1 £35,000 -6.66%
OO
North West

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
3 20 (47.62%) Java
4 15 (35.71%) SOAP
4 15 (35.71%) Web Services
5 14 (33.33%) XML
5 14 (33.33%) HTML
5 14 (33.33%) MVC
6 13 (30.95%) C#
6 13 (30.95%) .NET
6 13 (30.95%) MySQL
6 13 (30.95%) CSS
6 13 (30.95%) REST
7 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 12 (28.57%) PHP
8 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
8 11 (26.19%) WebSphere
8 11 (26.19%) SQL
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle
9 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
9 10 (23.81%) Linux
9 10 (23.81%) Apache
9 10 (23.81%) Magento
10 9 (21.43%) TDD
10 9 (21.43%) OOP
10 9 (21.43%) DB2
10 9 (21.43%) HTML5
11 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
11 8 (19.05%) COBOL

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Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (26.19%) WebSphere
2 10 (23.81%) Apache
3 7 (16.67%) nginx
4 3 (7.14%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.76%) SilverStripe
5 2 (4.76%) Node.js
5 2 (4.76%) Drupal
5 2 (4.76%) WordPress
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.38%) Moodle
6 1 (2.38%) CMS
Business Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) SSH
2 2 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.95%) MySQL
3 9 (21.43%) DB2
4 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
5 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (7.14%) JasperReports
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.14%) Ant
3 3 (7.14%) NetBeans
3 3 (7.14%) CruiseControl
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) NUnit
General
1 3 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.19%) PHP Developer
4 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.90%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 2 (4.76%) PHP Magento Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Magento Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Trainee Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) SOAP
1 15 (35.71%) Web Services
2 14 (33.33%) XML
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) .NET
3 13 (30.95%) CSS
3 13 (30.95%) REST
4 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 9 (21.43%) HTML5
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (16.67%) JSON
8 6 (14.29%) LAMP
9 4 (9.52%) J2EE
9 4 (9.52%) jQuery
10 3 (7.14%) WCF
10 3 (7.14%) CSS3
10 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
10 3 (7.14%) Spring
10 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Android
2 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) CentOS
4 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) MVC
3 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.43%) OOP
4 9 (21.43%) TDD
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.29%) WFM
6 6 (14.29%) Scrum
6 6 (14.29%) Project Management
6 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (11.90%) Android Development
7 5 (11.90%) iOS Development
7 5 (11.90%) Line Management
7 5 (11.90%) Mobile Development
7 5 (11.90%) ERP
7 5 (11.90%) OOD
8 3 (7.14%) ETL
8 3 (7.14%) B2B
8 3 (7.14%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) C#
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) PHP
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 8 (19.05%) COBOL
6 2 (4.76%) Perl
6 2 (4.76%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) C
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) REXX
7 1 (2.38%) VB6
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Zend
4 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) New Relic
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