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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 33 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOP 20 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.60% 2.34% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 3.02% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 6
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
363 364 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.45% 77.45% 77.40%
Number of salaries quoted 322 313 329
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Skelmersdale - 7 £30,000 -
Preston +15 4 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 - 1
Chorley - 1 £37,500 -
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (79.27%) HTML
2 52 (63.41%) PHP
3 50 (60.98%) MySQL
4 45 (54.88%) JavaScript
5 44 (53.66%) jQuery
6 41 (50.00%) CSS
6 41 (50.00%) OO
7 36 (43.90%) HTML5
8 32 (39.02%) MVC
9 30 (36.59%) Zend
10 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
11 21 (25.61%) CSS3
12 20 (24.39%) WordPress
13 19 (23.17%) Ajax
13 19 (23.17%) PHP5
14 18 (21.95%) C#
14 18 (21.95%) SQL
14 18 (21.95%) Magento
15 16 (19.51%) .NET
15 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET
15 16 (19.51%) Linux
15 16 (19.51%) CakePHP
16 15 (18.29%) Marketing
16 15 (18.29%) Drupal
16 15 (18.29%) Data Integration
16 15 (18.29%) OO PHP
17 14 (17.07%) AngularJS
18 12 (14.63%) Java
18 12 (14.63%) OOD
18 12 (14.63%) CMS

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 20 (24.39%) WordPress
2 15 (18.29%) Drupal
3 12 (14.63%) CMS
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.66%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 18 (21.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (60.98%) MySQL
2 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.44%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.54%) Subversion
3 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.44%) Ant
4 2 (2.44%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.22%) WebObjects
5 1 (1.22%) Xcode
5 1 (1.22%) Selenium
5 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.22%) FogBugz
General
1 15 (18.29%) Marketing
2 2 (2.44%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (96.34%) Developer
2 51 (62.20%) PHP Developer
3 16 (19.51%) .NET Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Web Developer
6 8 (9.76%) .NET Web Developer
6 8 (9.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Graduate
8 4 (4.88%) Junior
8 4 (4.88%) Junior PHP Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (79.27%) HTML
2 44 (53.66%) jQuery
3 41 (50.00%) CSS
4 36 (43.90%) HTML5
5 21 (25.61%) CSS3
6 19 (23.17%) Ajax
7 16 (19.51%) CakePHP
7 16 (19.51%) .NET
7 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET
8 14 (17.07%) AngularJS
9 11 (13.41%) Backbone.js
9 11 (13.41%) LAMP
9 11 (13.41%) Symfony
9 11 (13.41%) Zend Framework
10 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (10.98%) Spring
11 9 (10.98%) Java EE
11 9 (10.98%) Hibernate
12 4 (4.88%) RESTful
12 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Data Integration
2 12 (14.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.66%) Open Source
4 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
4 2 (2.44%) SCORM
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) W3C
5 1 (1.22%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Linux
2 6 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.44%) Android
3 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) OO
2 32 (39.02%) MVC
3 15 (18.29%) OO PHP
4 12 (14.63%) Mentoring
4 12 (14.63%) OOD
5 11 (13.41%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (10.98%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.98%) Asset Management
6 9 (10.98%) Release Management
7 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.66%) B2B
8 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.44%) Scrum
9 2 (2.44%) Web Development
9 2 (2.44%) WFM
9 2 (2.44%) Product Management
9 2 (2.44%) iOS Development
10 1 (1.22%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (63.41%) PHP
2 45 (54.88%) JavaScript
3 19 (23.17%) PHP5
4 18 (21.95%) C#
4 18 (21.95%) SQL
5 12 (14.63%) Java
6 6 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.10%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.44%) Perl
9 1 (1.22%) Ruby
9 1 (1.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (36.59%) Zend
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (1.22%) Symbian
3 1 (1.22%) Apple
3 1 (1.22%) Google
3 1 (1.22%) Sencha
3 1 (1.22%) Facebook
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