The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 62 72 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Permanent jobs citing OOP 155 131 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.72% 3.50% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 4.45% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 138 111 203
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3503 2944 3006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.00% 78.65% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2918 2472 2653
Average salary £40,000 £39,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

OOP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

OOP Salary Trend in Manchester

OOP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Manchester

OOP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 +9 10 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Altrincham +2 10 £42,500 - 2
Bury - 9 £23,500 - 4
Bolton - 6 £37,500 - 2
Wigan -2 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Cheadle - 3 £32,500 - 1
Salford -8 2 £43,500 +12.98% 1
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 192 (65.75%) HTML
2 177 (60.62%) JavaScript
3 170 (58.22%) CSS
4 127 (43.49%) OO
5 124 (42.47%) PHP
6 114 (39.04%) MVC
7 104 (35.62%) MySQL
8 103 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
9 102 (34.93%) jQuery
10 95 (32.53%) SQL
11 93 (31.85%) .NET
12 90 (30.82%) C#
13 88 (30.14%) Degree
14 75 (25.68%) Unit Testing
15 74 (25.34%) Scrum
16 66 (22.60%) Linux
17 65 (22.26%) Git (software)
18 64 (21.92%) Java
19 63 (21.58%) E-Commerce
20 56 (19.18%) ASP.NET
21 54 (18.49%) Microsoft
21 54 (18.49%) TDD
22 51 (17.47%) Magento
23 44 (15.07%) Zend
23 44 (15.07%) XML
24 41 (14.04%) Windows
25 40 (13.70%) SQL Server
26 38 (13.01%) Computer Science
27 37 (12.67%) HTML5
28 36 (12.33%) Visual Studio

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 31 (10.62%) WordPress
2 27 (9.25%) SharePoint
3 24 (8.22%) Drupal
4 19 (6.51%) Apache
5 14 (4.79%) CMS
6 11 (3.77%) IIS
7 5 (1.71%) Joomla!
7 5 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.37%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.68%) Node.js
9 2 (0.68%) MODX
9 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (2.74%) MS Office
2 6 (2.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 51 (17.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.51%) SSL
2 12 (4.11%) HTTP
3 10 (3.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (35.62%) MySQL
2 40 (13.70%) SQL Server
3 29 (9.93%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.85%) RavenDB
5 13 (4.45%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.71%) SQLite
8 4 (1.37%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 65 (22.26%) Git (software)
2 36 (12.33%) Visual Studio
3 23 (7.88%) Subversion
4 19 (6.51%) ReSharper
5 18 (6.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (3.42%) Mercurial
7 9 (3.08%) JUnit
8 8 (2.74%) Eclipse
9 6 (2.05%) NetBeans
10 5 (1.71%) NUnit
10 5 (1.71%) JIRA
10 5 (1.71%) Flash Builder
11 4 (1.37%) Xcode
12 2 (0.68%) Selenium
12 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.68%) TestDirector
13 1 (0.34%) Ant
13 1 (0.34%) FireMonkey
13 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 30 (10.27%) Telecoms
2 24 (8.22%) Marketing
3 20 (6.85%) Finance
4 19 (6.51%) Advertising
5 8 (2.74%) Back Office
6 6 (2.05%) Retail
7 4 (1.37%) Games
8 2 (0.68%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.34%) Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 267 (91.44%) Developer
2 87 (29.79%) PHP Developer
3 65 (22.26%) Senior Developer
4 51 (17.47%) .NET Developer
5 36 (12.33%) C# Developer
6 33 (11.30%) Java Developer
7 30 (10.27%) Web Developer
8 25 (8.56%) Magento Developer
9 24 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (7.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.53%) ASP.NET Developer
12 20 (6.85%) PHP Magento Developer
13 18 (6.16%) Mobile Developer
14 17 (5.82%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (5.82%) Software Developer
15 16 (5.48%) Junior
15 16 (5.48%) Junior Developer
16 14 (4.79%) Lead Developer
16 14 (4.79%) iOS Developer
17 13 (4.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (65.75%) HTML
2 170 (58.22%) CSS
3 102 (34.93%) jQuery
4 93 (31.85%) .NET
5 56 (19.18%) ASP.NET
6 44 (15.07%) XML
7 37 (12.67%) HTML5
8 35 (11.99%) Web Services
9 34 (11.64%) Backbone.js
10 28 (9.59%) CSS3
11 27 (9.25%) LINQ
12 20 (6.85%) RabbitMQ
13 19 (6.51%) REST
13 19 (6.51%) Ajax
14 17 (5.82%) RESTful
15 16 (5.48%) .NET Framework
15 16 (5.48%) Symfony
15 16 (5.48%) J2EE
16 14 (4.79%) XHTML
16 14 (4.79%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.01%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.25%) Mobile App
3 22 (7.53%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (7.53%) N-Tier
4 20 (6.85%) iPad
4 20 (6.85%) iPhone
5 10 (3.42%) Blackberry
6 9 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.08%) Social Media
7 6 (2.05%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.71%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.71%) User Experience
9 3 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.68%) Telematics
10 2 (0.68%) W3C
11 1 (0.34%) BBC
11 1 (0.34%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.34%) Photography
11 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.34%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 66 (22.60%) Linux
2 41 (14.04%) Windows
3 30 (10.27%) Apple iOS
4 29 (9.93%) Android
5 10 (3.42%) Windows Phone 8
5 10 (3.42%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.34%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (43.49%) OO
2 114 (39.04%) MVC
3 103 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (25.68%) Unit Testing
5 74 (25.34%) Scrum
6 63 (21.58%) E-Commerce
7 54 (18.49%) TDD
8 32 (10.96%) Software Engineering
9 31 (10.62%) Domain-Driven Design
10 28 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (8.56%) OO PHP
12 22 (7.53%) Android Development
13 21 (7.19%) Web Development
13 21 (7.19%) UML
14 20 (6.85%) Mentoring
14 20 (6.85%) Coaching
15 18 (6.16%) iOS Development
16 14 (4.79%) SOA
17 12 (4.11%) Load Balancing
17 12 (4.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 177 (60.62%) JavaScript
2 124 (42.47%) PHP
3 95 (32.53%) SQL
4 90 (30.82%) C#
5 64 (21.92%) Java
6 27 (9.25%) PHP5
7 23 (7.88%) Objective-C
8 15 (5.14%) Perl
8 15 (5.14%) Ruby
9 14 (4.79%) T-SQL
10 11 (3.77%) C++
11 6 (2.05%) Python
12 5 (1.71%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.71%) C
13 4 (1.37%) Delphi
14 3 (1.03%) VB
14 3 (1.03%) VB6
14 3 (1.03%) Lua
14 3 (1.03%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.03%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 88 (30.14%) Degree
2 8 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.34%) HND
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.11%) WAI
2 3 (1.03%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 44 (15.07%) Zend
3 12 (4.11%) Oracle
4 11 (3.77%) Facebook
5 8 (2.74%) Twitter
5 8 (2.74%) Apple
6 6 (2.05%) Adobe
7 5 (1.71%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.37%) Tableau
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.34%) Sencha
9 1 (0.34%) SAP
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
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Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Share options
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