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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 53 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing OOP 15 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.02% 1.94% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 2.41% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 20
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 £24,300 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £25,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
417 456 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.07% 80.28% 74.61%
Number of salaries quoted 349 412 321
Average salary £38,365 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.61% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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 - 5 £33,750 - 3
Lancaster -1 3 £24,000 -4.00%
Newton-le-Willows +13 2 £32,500 - 1
Rossendale - 2 £33,750 - 1
Blackburn - 1 £45,000 - 1
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 17 (56.67%) HTML
1 17 (56.67%) OO
2 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) jQuery
4 11 (36.67%) Java
4 11 (36.67%) .NET
4 11 (36.67%) MVC
5 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (33.33%) CSS
5 10 (33.33%) C#
6 9 (30.00%) PHP
6 9 (30.00%) OOD
6 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
8 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
8 7 (23.33%) Asset Management
8 7 (23.33%) Release Management
8 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (23.33%) HTML5
9 6 (20.00%) CSS3
9 6 (20.00%) LINQ
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (20.00%) XML
10 5 (16.67%) MySQL
10 5 (16.67%) Zend
10 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
10 5 (16.67%) User Experience
11 4 (13.33%) Laravel
11 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
11 4 (13.33%) CodeIgniter

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Drupal
1 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) Phing
General
1 3 (10.00%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) PHP Developer
2 8 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) VB Developer
4 3 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) jQuery
3 11 (36.67%) .NET
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 7 (23.33%) HTML5
7 6 (20.00%) CSS3
7 6 (20.00%) LINQ
7 6 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (13.33%) Laravel
8 4 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (13.33%) Java EE
8 4 (13.33%) JSON
8 4 (13.33%) Spring
8 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
9 3 (10.00%) Symfony
10 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.67%) Web Services
10 2 (6.67%) LAMP
11 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) SCORM
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Streaming Media
3 2 (6.67%) W3C
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
1 4 (13.33%) Android
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) OO
2 11 (36.67%) MVC
3 9 (30.00%) OOD
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) Asset Management
4 7 (23.33%) Release Management
4 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.00%) OO PHP
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.67%) Android Development
7 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) SOA
7 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) C#
4 9 (30.00%) PHP
5 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
8 3 (10.00%) VB6
8 3 (10.00%) VB
8 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (6.67%) Ruby
9 2 (6.67%) C++
9 2 (6.67%) C
10 1 (3.33%) Python
10 1 (3.33%) PHP5
10 1 (3.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Zend
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Facebook
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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Rossendale, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago