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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 30 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing OO 28 66 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.71% 10.33% 12.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 12.31% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 64 74
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
383 536 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 78.16% 83.88% 83.53%
Number of salaries quoted 283 444 439
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 30 July 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 -5 25 £35,000 - 3
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (71.67%) JavaScript
2 37 (61.67%) HTML
3 30 (50.00%) MVC
4 28 (46.67%) Finance
5 25 (41.67%) PHP
5 25 (41.67%) OO PHP
6 23 (38.33%) MySQL
7 21 (35.00%) CSS
8 18 (30.00%) SQL
8 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (28.33%) Symfony
9 17 (28.33%) jQuery
10 16 (26.67%) Zend
10 16 (26.67%) Yii
10 16 (26.67%) Java
10 16 (26.67%) .NET
11 15 (25.00%) C#
11 15 (25.00%) Ajax
12 14 (23.33%) Linux
13 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET
13 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
13 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
14 11 (18.33%) Multithreading
15 10 (16.67%) RESTful
15 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
15 10 (16.67%) OOP
15 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 10 (16.67%) TDD
16 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
16 9 (15.00%) OOD

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (8.33%) IIS
2 4 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Office
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) FTP
1 4 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) MySQL
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
5 6 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (8.33%) Redis
7 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) NUnit
2 4 (6.67%) Subversion
2 4 (6.67%) Moq
2 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.33%) RSpec
3 2 (3.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 28 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Electronics
4 4 (6.67%) Back Office
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (81.67%) Developer
2 24 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.33%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.67%) ABAP Developer
9 1 (1.67%) C# Application Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Ruby Developer
9 1 (1.67%) UX Developer
9 1 (1.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) HTML
2 21 (35.00%) CSS
3 17 (28.33%) Symfony
3 17 (28.33%) jQuery
4 16 (26.67%) .NET
4 16 (26.67%) Yii
5 15 (25.00%) Ajax
6 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET
7 10 (16.67%) RESTful
8 9 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (15.00%) REST
9 7 (11.67%) SOAP
10 6 (10.00%) JAX-RS
11 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 5 (8.33%) Akka
11 5 (8.33%) Play Framework
11 5 (8.33%) Kafka
11 5 (8.33%) VXML
11 5 (8.33%) WCF
12 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) IVR
2 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.67%) Thin Client
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.67%) EPoS
5 1 (1.67%) Online Games
5 1 (1.67%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) UNIX
3 5 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) MVC
2 25 (41.67%) OO PHP
3 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
5 11 (18.33%) Multithreading
6 10 (16.67%) TDD
6 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 10 (16.67%) OOP
7 9 (15.00%) OOD
8 8 (13.33%) Scrum
8 8 (13.33%) Web Application Development
9 6 (10.00%) Refactoring
9 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (8.33%) CRM
10 5 (8.33%) API Development
11 4 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (6.67%) Performance Engineering
11 4 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 43 (71.67%) JavaScript
2 25 (41.67%) PHP
3 18 (30.00%) SQL
4 16 (26.67%) Java
5 15 (25.00%) C#
6 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.67%) Ruby
9 3 (5.00%) VB6
9 3 (5.00%) VB
10 1 (1.67%) ABAP
10 1 (1.67%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.67%) C++
10 1 (1.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) MCP
2 5 (8.33%) MCAD
2 5 (8.33%) MCSD
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Zend
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
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