The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 49 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.91% 1.24% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.55% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 26
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
OOP
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
358 387 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.36% 79.79% 73.96%
Number of salaries quoted 302 341 350
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

OOP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

OOP Salary Trend in Liverpool

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 7 (63.64%) MySQL
3 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 7 (63.64%) Magento
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) Zend
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Symfony
5 5 (45.45%) CakePHP
5 5 (45.45%) PHP5
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Laravel
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Games
7 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (27.27%) Online Betting

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (9.09%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
1 3 (27.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) Laravel
3 5 (45.45%) Symfony
3 5 (45.45%) CakePHP
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) ServiceStack
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
8 1 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) PHP5
4 4 (36.36%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Zend