The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 19 10 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing OO 54 107 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.78% 17.98% 8.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.39% 20.34% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 52 91 41
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 526 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.03% 88.40% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 359 460 377
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

OO Salary Trend in Merseyside

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Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Merseyside

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Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Liverpool -4 48 £37,500 -6.25% 7
St Helens - 1 £30,000 -
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 66 (74.16%) HTML
2 55 (61.80%) JavaScript
3 53 (59.55%) CSS
4 51 (57.30%) PHP
5 47 (52.81%) OO PHP
6 44 (49.44%) MySQL
7 37 (41.57%) Linux
8 33 (37.08%) MVC
9 30 (33.71%) Ajax
10 27 (30.34%) REST
11 26 (29.21%) SOAP
12 25 (28.09%) TDD
13 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (25.84%) Finance
14 22 (24.72%) Zend
14 22 (24.72%) jQuery
15 21 (23.60%) Symfony
16 20 (22.47%) Yii
16 20 (22.47%) E-Commerce
16 20 (22.47%) Apache
17 18 (20.22%) SQL
17 18 (20.22%) Unit Testing
18 17 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (17.98%) Windows
19 16 (17.98%) .NET
19 16 (17.98%) .NET Framework
20 15 (16.85%) Magento
20 15 (16.85%) C#
21 14 (15.73%) HTML5
22 13 (14.61%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 20 (22.47%) Apache
2 10 (11.24%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.24%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (11.24%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (11.24%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (11.24%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Magento
2 10 (11.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (11.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (49.44%) MySQL
2 13 (14.61%) Relational Database
3 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.74%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 23 (25.84%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Retail
3 6 (6.74%) Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (91.01%) Developer
2 49 (55.06%) PHP Developer
3 17 (19.10%) Web Developer
4 10 (11.24%) SharePoint Developer
5 9 (10.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.87%) C++ Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior C++ Developer
10 3 (3.37%) SAP Developer
10 3 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.37%) ABAP Developer
11 2 (2.25%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.25%) HTML Developer
12 1 (1.12%) C Developer
12 1 (1.12%) Lead PHP Developer
12 1 (1.12%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (74.16%) HTML
2 53 (59.55%) CSS
3 30 (33.71%) Ajax
4 27 (30.34%) REST
5 26 (29.21%) SOAP
6 22 (24.72%) jQuery
7 21 (23.60%) Symfony
8 20 (22.47%) Yii
9 16 (17.98%) .NET Framework
9 16 (17.98%) .NET
10 14 (15.73%) HTML5
11 11 (12.36%) CSS3
12 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET
12 10 (11.24%) WCF
13 7 (7.87%) Web Services
14 6 (6.74%) XHTML
14 6 (6.74%) JAX-RS
14 6 (6.74%) RESTful
14 6 (6.74%) CodeIgniter
15 4 (4.49%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.74%) W3C
3 3 (3.37%) EPoS
4 2 (2.25%) User Experience
4 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Online Games
5 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (41.57%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) Windows
3 7 (7.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.81%) OO PHP
2 33 (37.08%) MVC
3 25 (28.09%) TDD
4 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (22.47%) E-Commerce
6 18 (20.22%) Unit Testing
7 11 (12.36%) Multithreading
7 11 (12.36%) OOP
8 10 (11.24%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (11.24%) CRM
9 7 (7.87%) UML
9 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.87%) Progressive Enhancement
10 6 (6.74%) Refactoring
10 6 (6.74%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
10 6 (6.74%) SOA
10 6 (6.74%) Validation
11 5 (5.62%) Automated Testing
12 3 (3.37%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.80%) JavaScript
2 51 (57.30%) PHP
3 18 (20.22%) SQL
4 15 (16.85%) C#
5 10 (11.24%) Java
5 10 (11.24%) T-SQL
6 8 (8.99%) C++
7 3 (3.37%) ABAP
8 1 (1.12%) PHP5
8 1 (1.12%) C
8 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) MCP
1 10 (11.24%) MCAD
1 10 (11.24%) MCSD
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (11.24%) MCTS
2 2 (2.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 22 (24.72%) Zend
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.37%) SAP
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