The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing OO 327 339 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.05% 8.94% 11.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.49% 11.39% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 280 302 424
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3444 2976 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.79% 78.52% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 2547 2682
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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Salary Trend in Manchester

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

OO Salary Trend in Manchester

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Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Manchester

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Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 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
Stockport +16 32 £42,500 +27.81% 10
Cheadle - 19 £45,000 -
Rochdale - 8 £42,250 -
Altrincham -7 7 £42,500 +10.38%
Wigan - 7 £19,000 - 2
Bolton 0 5 - -
Bury - 5 £23,500 - 1
Salford -8 3 £32,500 -15.58% 2
Oldham -1 2 £39,000 +15.48%
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 352 (55.96%) .NET
2 324 (51.51%) C#
3 316 (50.24%) HTML
4 283 (44.99%) JavaScript
5 265 (42.13%) CSS
6 262 (41.65%) Agile Software Development
7 256 (40.70%) ASP.NET
8 241 (38.31%) MVC
9 202 (32.11%) SQL Server
10 180 (28.62%) SQL
11 179 (28.46%) jQuery
12 168 (26.71%) WCF
13 158 (25.12%) OOD
14 152 (24.17%) .NET Framework
15 147 (23.37%) Degree
16 133 (21.14%) XML
17 132 (20.99%) Java
18 131 (20.83%) PHP
19 128 (20.35%) ASP.NET MVC
20 122 (19.40%) TDD
21 120 (19.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 113 (17.97%) Web Services
22 113 (17.97%) OOP
23 109 (17.33%) Finance
24 104 (16.53%) E-Commerce
24 104 (16.53%) Microsoft
25 98 (15.58%) MySQL
26 95 (15.10%) Unit Testing
27 94 (14.94%) WPF
28 90 (14.31%) UML

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 33 (5.25%) WordPress
2 18 (2.86%) Apache
3 15 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 14 (2.23%) CMS
5 12 (1.91%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.75%) IIS
6 11 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.43%) Node.js
8 7 (1.11%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.95%) ExpressionEngine
10 5 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.79%) GlassFish
10 5 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.32%) K2 blackpearl
12 2 (0.32%) ArchestrA
12 2 (0.32%) nginx
12 2 (0.32%) Drupal
13 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.02%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.64%) MS Office
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 56 (8.90%) Magento
2 10 (1.59%) SAP SRM
2 10 (1.59%) SAP HR
2 10 (1.59%) SAP SD
2 10 (1.59%) SAP FI
2 10 (1.59%) SAP MM
2 10 (1.59%) SAP CRM
2 10 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (1.59%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.11%) GitHub
3 3 (0.48%) SaaS
3 3 (0.48%) PaaS
4 2 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.66%) HTTP
2 21 (3.34%) Internet
3 6 (0.95%) Intranet
4 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (32.11%) SQL Server
2 98 (15.58%) MySQL
3 78 (12.40%) Relational Database
4 57 (9.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (6.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 35 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (3.50%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.59%) SAP BW
8 10 (1.59%) SAP BI
9 9 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.79%) DB2
10 5 (0.79%) SQLite
10 5 (0.79%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.32%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 69 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (7.95%) NUnit
3 45 (7.15%) Subversion
4 44 (7.00%) Git (software)
5 34 (5.41%) Moq
6 25 (3.97%) JUnit
6 25 (3.97%) Visual Studio
7 22 (3.50%) SpecFlow
8 17 (2.70%) Eclipse
9 15 (2.38%) Xcode
10 14 (2.23%) Selenium
11 13 (2.07%) MSTest
11 13 (2.07%) Ant
12 12 (1.91%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.95%) Maven
14 5 (0.79%) Jenkins
15 4 (0.64%) Mockito
15 4 (0.64%) JIRA
15 4 (0.64%) ReSharper
15 4 (0.64%) ClearCase
General
1 109 (17.33%) Finance
2 50 (7.95%) Marketing
3 22 (3.50%) Retail
4 12 (1.91%) Billing
5 11 (1.75%) Advertising
6 7 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.95%) Publishing
8 3 (0.48%) Games
8 3 (0.48%) Back Office
8 3 (0.48%) German Language
8 3 (0.48%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.48%) Turkish Language
9 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 539 (85.69%) Developer
2 172 (27.34%) C# Developer
3 171 (27.19%) Senior Developer
4 145 (23.05%) .NET Developer
5 143 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 97 (15.42%) Senior C# Developer
7 91 (14.47%) PHP Developer
8 90 (14.31%) ASP.NET Developer
9 88 (13.99%) Software Developer
10 87 (13.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 68 (10.81%) Senior .NET Developer
12 61 (9.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 61 (9.70%) Web Developer
13 56 (8.90%) Lead Developer
14 55 (8.74%) Java Developer
15 35 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
16 32 (5.09%) C# Software Developer
17 30 (4.77%) Software Engineer
18 25 (3.97%) Analyst
19 24 (3.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (55.96%) .NET
2 316 (50.24%) HTML
3 265 (42.13%) CSS
4 256 (40.70%) ASP.NET
5 179 (28.46%) jQuery
6 168 (26.71%) WCF
7 152 (24.17%) .NET Framework
8 133 (21.14%) XML
9 128 (20.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 120 (19.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 113 (17.97%) Web Services
12 94 (14.94%) WPF
13 78 (12.40%) LINQ
14 73 (11.61%) WinForms
15 63 (10.02%) RESTful
16 47 (7.47%) HTML5
17 45 (7.15%) ADO.NET
18 42 (6.68%) J2EE
19 41 (6.52%) XSLT
20 36 (5.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 87 (13.83%) Computer Science
2 48 (7.63%) N-Tier
3 45 (7.15%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 33 (5.25%) Physics
6 29 (4.61%) Mobile App
7 27 (4.29%) iPhone
8 18 (2.86%) iPad
9 14 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (1.91%) User Experience
11 10 (1.59%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
13 6 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (0.95%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.95%) Social Media
14 5 (0.79%) Statistics
15 4 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
16 3 (0.48%) Blog
16 3 (0.48%) Management Information System
16 3 (0.48%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 84 (13.35%) Windows
2 58 (9.22%) Linux
3 52 (8.27%) Apple iOS
4 33 (5.25%) Android
5 19 (3.02%) UNIX
6 10 (1.59%) Windows Phone 8
6 10 (1.59%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (41.65%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (38.31%) MVC
3 158 (25.12%) OOD
4 122 (19.40%) TDD
5 113 (17.97%) OOP
6 104 (16.53%) E-Commerce
7 95 (15.10%) Unit Testing
8 90 (14.31%) UML
9 88 (13.99%) Web Development
10 73 (11.61%) Software Engineering
11 72 (11.45%) OO PHP
12 62 (9.86%) Scrum
13 57 (9.06%) Mentoring
14 32 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (4.93%) Refactoring
16 30 (4.77%) SOA
17 29 (4.61%) Project Management
17 29 (4.61%) Enterprise Architecture
18 27 (4.29%) iOS Development
19 25 (3.97%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 324 (51.51%) C#
2 283 (44.99%) JavaScript
3 180 (28.62%) SQL
4 132 (20.99%) Java
5 131 (20.83%) PHP
6 73 (11.61%) VB.NET
7 50 (7.95%) C++
8 39 (6.20%) Ruby
9 37 (5.88%) PHP5
10 33 (5.25%) Objective-C
11 26 (4.13%) Perl
12 24 (3.82%) T-SQL
13 20 (3.18%) Python
14 17 (2.70%) C
15 12 (1.91%) ABAP
16 11 (1.75%) TypeScript
17 10 (1.59%) PL/SQL
18 9 (1.43%) Scala
19 5 (0.79%) Delphi
20 4 (0.64%) Ada
Qualifications
1 147 (23.37%) Degree
2 15 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.95%) MCP
3 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.64%) HND
5 3 (0.48%) MCPD
5 3 (0.48%) MCTS
6 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.32%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.32%) MCSD
6 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.70%) WAI
2 9 (1.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 104 (16.53%) Microsoft
2 48 (7.63%) Oracle
3 44 (7.00%) Zend
4 13 (2.07%) SAP
5 12 (1.91%) JBoss
6 10 (1.59%) Adobe
6 10 (1.59%) Wonderware
7 9 (1.43%) Apple
7 9 (1.43%) Facebook
8 8 (1.27%) Siemens
9 7 (1.11%) Twitter
10 6 (0.95%) Sitecore
11 5 (0.79%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.48%) Intel
13 2 (0.32%) IBM
13 2 (0.32%) VMware
13 2 (0.32%) New Relic
13 2 (0.32%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.16%) Open-E
14 1 (0.16%) Northgate
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 Per Annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £250 - £300 per day
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