The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 30 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing OO 14 45 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.22% 9.80% 10.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 12.06% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 43 46
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
263 373 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 79.22% 81.26% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 212 308 335
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

OO Salary Trend in Liverpool

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Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Liverpool

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing OO 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 OO.

1 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
2 19 (57.58%) HTML
2 19 (57.58%) MVC
3 17 (51.52%) Finance
4 14 (42.42%) PHP
4 14 (42.42%) MySQL
4 14 (42.42%) OO PHP
5 12 (36.36%) Symfony
5 12 (36.36%) Zend
5 12 (36.36%) Yii
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (33.33%) C#
7 10 (30.30%) .NET
7 10 (30.30%) MongoDB
8 9 (27.27%) SQL
8 9 (27.27%) Java
9 8 (24.24%) OOD
10 7 (21.21%) OOP
10 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
10 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
10 7 (21.21%) CSS
10 7 (21.21%) Refactoring
10 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
10 7 (21.21%) jQuery
11 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
11 6 (18.18%) Degree
12 5 (15.15%) Electronics
12 5 (15.15%) Scrum
12 5 (15.15%) IVR
12 5 (15.15%) VB.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) FTP
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 10 (30.30%) MongoDB
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
4 5 (15.15%) Redis
5 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) NUnit
2 4 (12.12%) Moq
3 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) RSpec
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Electronics
3 4 (12.12%) Back Office
4 2 (6.06%) Music Industry
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) PHP Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior PHP Developer
4 4 (12.12%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) VB Developer
7 1 (3.03%) ABAP Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Developer
7 1 (3.03%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (3.03%) UX Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
2 12 (36.36%) Symfony
2 12 (36.36%) Yii
3 10 (30.30%) .NET
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
4 7 (21.21%) CSS
4 7 (21.21%) jQuery
5 5 (15.15%) VXML
5 5 (15.15%) REST
5 5 (15.15%) Kafka
5 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.15%) Akka
5 5 (15.15%) Play Framework
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
6 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
6 4 (12.12%) Ninject
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (9.09%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) IVR
2 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
3 4 (12.12%) Fat Client
3 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
3 4 (12.12%) Thin Client
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Games
4 1 (3.03%) Online Games
4 1 (3.03%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) MVC
2 14 (42.42%) OO PHP
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) OOD
5 7 (21.21%) OOP
5 7 (21.21%) Refactoring
5 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Multithreading
6 5 (15.15%) Scrum
6 5 (15.15%) API Development
7 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.06%) Web Development
10 1 (3.03%) TDD
10 1 (3.03%) BDD
10 1 (3.03%) Kanban
10 1 (3.03%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
2 14 (42.42%) PHP
3 11 (33.33%) C#
4 9 (27.27%) Java
4 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.09%) VB
6 3 (9.09%) VB6
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) ABAP
7 1 (3.03%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Zend
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) SAP