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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 45 26 54
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2 44 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.58% 8.33% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 9.44% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 44 7
Average salary £30,450 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.72% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
281 466 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.98% 88.26% 86.65%
Number of salaries quoted 236 405 326
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
Blackpool - 1 £30,450 -
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
4 10 (76.92%) MVC
4 10 (76.92%) C#
5 9 (69.23%) .NET
5 9 (69.23%) Windows
5 9 (69.23%) OO
6 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
7 7 (53.85%) SOAP
7 7 (53.85%) WinForms
7 7 (53.85%) WCF
7 7 (53.85%) WPF
7 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
7 7 (53.85%) REST
7 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (46.15%) Refactoring
8 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
8 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
9 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
10 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 3 (23.08%) PHP
10 3 (23.08%) Web Development
11 2 (15.38%) Marketing
11 2 (15.38%) Degree
11 2 (15.38%) Subversion
11 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) ColdFusion
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Grunt
3 1 (7.69%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (53.85%) REST
4 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
4 7 (53.85%) SOAP
4 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (53.85%) WCF
4 7 (53.85%) WinForms
4 7 (53.85%) WPF
5 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 2 (15.38%) CSS3
7 2 (15.38%) HTML5
7 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (15.38%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) Refactoring
3 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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