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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 22 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOP 47 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.51% 1.75% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.01% 2.07% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 46 7 3
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
427 386 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.44% 84.28% 77.02%
Number of salaries quoted 369 329 328
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
Preston +21 23 £27,500 -8.33% 5
Skelmersdale - 2 £30,000 - 1
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 65 (75.58%) HTML
2 53 (61.63%) jQuery
3 50 (58.14%) JavaScript
3 50 (58.14%) PHP
4 46 (53.49%) MySQL
5 43 (50.00%) CSS
6 42 (48.84%) OO
7 41 (47.67%) HTML5
8 39 (45.35%) MVC
9 27 (31.40%) SQL Server
9 27 (31.40%) Zend
10 26 (30.23%) CSS3
11 23 (26.74%) C#
12 22 (25.58%) WordPress
13 20 (23.26%) PHP5
13 20 (23.26%) .NET
13 20 (23.26%) SQL
13 20 (23.26%) ASP.NET
14 19 (22.09%) Ajax
15 17 (19.77%) Magento
16 16 (18.60%) Mobile App
16 16 (18.60%) CakePHP
17 15 (17.44%) Drupal
17 15 (17.44%) Data Integration
17 15 (17.44%) Marketing
17 15 (17.44%) AngularJS
17 15 (17.44%) Java
17 15 (17.44%) OOD
17 15 (17.44%) Linux
18 14 (16.28%) CMS

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 22 (25.58%) WordPress
2 15 (17.44%) Drupal
3 14 (16.28%) CMS
4 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.33%) Node.js
6 1 (1.16%) Apache
Business Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Magento
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (53.49%) MySQL
2 27 (31.40%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.65%) Subversion
3 1 (1.16%) Selenium
3 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.16%) WebObjects
3 1 (1.16%) Xcode
3 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.16%) FogBugz
General
1 15 (17.44%) Marketing
2 4 (4.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (97.67%) Developer
2 48 (55.81%) PHP Developer
3 17 (19.77%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.95%) Web Developer
5 10 (11.63%) .NET Web Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 8 (9.30%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Graduate
9 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Junior PHP Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (75.58%) HTML
2 53 (61.63%) jQuery
3 43 (50.00%) CSS
4 41 (47.67%) HTML5
5 26 (30.23%) CSS3
6 20 (23.26%) .NET
6 20 (23.26%) ASP.NET
7 19 (22.09%) Ajax
8 16 (18.60%) CakePHP
9 15 (17.44%) AngularJS
10 14 (16.28%) Symfony
11 12 (13.95%) Zend Framework
11 12 (13.95%) Backbone.js
12 11 (12.79%) LAMP
13 10 (11.63%) Hibernate
13 10 (11.63%) Java EE
13 10 (11.63%) Spring
13 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (5.81%) JSON
14 5 (5.81%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Mobile App
2 15 (17.44%) Data Integration
3 5 (5.81%) SCORM
4 4 (4.65%) User Experience
5 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) Open Source
6 2 (2.33%) W3C
7 1 (1.16%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.44%) Linux
2 6 (6.98%) Windows
3 5 (5.81%) Android
3 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) OO
2 39 (45.35%) MVC
3 15 (17.44%) OOD
4 14 (16.28%) Mobile Application Development
5 13 (15.12%) Mentoring
6 12 (13.95%) OO PHP
6 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.63%) Asset Management
7 10 (11.63%) Release Management
7 10 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (5.81%) iOS Development
8 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.65%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.65%) Android Development
10 2 (2.33%) Web Development
10 2 (2.33%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.33%) Content Management
10 2 (2.33%) TDD
10 2 (2.33%) B2B
11 1 (1.16%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.14%) JavaScript
1 50 (58.14%) PHP
2 23 (26.74%) C#
3 20 (23.26%) SQL
3 20 (23.26%) PHP5
4 15 (17.44%) Java
5 9 (10.47%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.14%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.16%) Ruby
7 1 (1.16%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Zend
2 2 (2.33%) Google
2 2 (2.33%) Facebook
3 1 (1.16%) Sencha
3 1 (1.16%) Symbian
3 1 (1.16%) Apple
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