The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 32 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing OOP 32 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.69% 1.83% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.80% 2.26% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 13
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,650 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
OOP
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
410 443 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.77% 81.14% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 353 389 299
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

OOP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Lancashire region.

OOP Salary Trend in Lancashire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Lancashire

OOP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
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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
Preston - 16 £32,500 - 4
Lancaster +2 3 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Rossendale - 2 £33,750 - 1
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £32,500 - 1
Blackburn - 1 £45,000 -
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
1 23 (53.49%) HTML
2 22 (51.16%) MVC
2 22 (51.16%) jQuery
3 18 (41.86%) CSS
3 18 (41.86%) OO
4 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
5 16 (37.21%) PHP
6 15 (34.88%) .NET
7 14 (32.56%) MySQL
7 14 (32.56%) OOD
7 14 (32.56%) HTML5
7 14 (32.56%) CSS3
8 13 (30.23%) Java
8 13 (30.23%) C#
9 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
9 12 (27.91%) Zend
10 11 (25.58%) Release Management
10 11 (25.58%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (25.58%) Asset Management
11 10 (23.26%) SQL
11 10 (23.26%) Mobile App
12 8 (18.60%) Java EE
12 8 (18.60%) Linux
12 8 (18.60%) Spring
12 8 (18.60%) Hibernate
13 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (16.28%) Symfony
13 7 (16.28%) WordPress
13 7 (16.28%) Mobile Application Development

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.28%) WordPress
2 6 (13.95%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) Magento
3 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (32.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) FogBugz
3 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.33%) WebObjects
3 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 3 (6.98%) Billing
2 2 (4.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) PHP Developer
3 12 (27.91%) .NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.95%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (6.98%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) VB Developer
6 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) HTML
2 22 (51.16%) jQuery
3 18 (41.86%) CSS
4 15 (34.88%) .NET
5 14 (32.56%) HTML5
5 14 (32.56%) CSS3
6 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
7 8 (18.60%) Hibernate
7 8 (18.60%) Spring
7 8 (18.60%) Java EE
8 7 (16.28%) Symfony
9 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (11.63%) Laravel
10 5 (11.63%) Backbone.js
10 5 (11.63%) Zend Framework
10 5 (11.63%) CodeIgniter
10 5 (11.63%) LINQ
11 4 (9.30%) LAMP
11 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.98%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) SCORM
3 2 (4.65%) Open Source
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Android
2 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) MVC
2 18 (41.86%) OO
3 14 (32.56%) OOD
4 11 (25.58%) Asset Management
4 11 (25.58%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (25.58%) Release Management
5 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.30%) iOS Development
7 4 (9.30%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.98%) Android Development
8 3 (6.98%) CRM
8 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.65%) SOA
9 2 (4.65%) Migration
9 2 (4.65%) B2B
9 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.65%) TDD
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
2 16 (37.21%) PHP
3 13 (30.23%) C#
3 13 (30.23%) Java
4 10 (23.26%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) PHP5
6 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.98%) VB
7 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.98%) VB6
8 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Zend
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Google
3 2 (4.65%) Facebook
4 1 (2.33%) Symbian
4 1 (2.33%) Apple
Lancaster, Lancashire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Rossendale
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago