The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 19 13 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +35
Permanent jobs citing OO 62 75 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.76% 13.35% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.95% 16.56% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 61 72 28
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
519 453 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 81.73% 80.60% 70.12%
Number of salaries quoted 434 393 435
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OO
North West

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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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
Liverpool -11 44 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Birkenhead -2 8 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Wirral - 8 £40,000 -
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 96 (60.00%) MVC
2 84 (52.50%) HTML
3 73 (45.63%) CSS
4 71 (44.38%) JavaScript
5 70 (43.75%) PHP
6 68 (42.50%) MySQL
6 68 (42.50%) TDD
7 60 (37.50%) .NET
8 58 (36.25%) C#
9 53 (33.13%) SQL
10 51 (31.88%) OO PHP
11 50 (31.25%) SQL Server
12 49 (30.63%) ASP.NET
13 45 (28.13%) WCF
14 40 (25.00%) Ajax
15 38 (23.75%) HTML5
16 37 (23.13%) Git (software)
17 36 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
18 34 (21.25%) jQuery
19 32 (20.00%) Zend
19 32 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
20 28 (17.50%) OOD
21 27 (16.88%) Unit Testing
22 26 (16.25%) Linux
22 26 (16.25%) Web Services
22 26 (16.25%) Oracle
22 26 (16.25%) Subversion
22 26 (16.25%) Retail
23 24 (15.00%) UML
23 24 (15.00%) SOA

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 21 (13.13%) Apache
2 14 (8.75%) Node.js
3 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.13%) nginx
5 4 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.50%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (2.50%) WebLogic Integration
5 4 (2.50%) CMS
5 4 (2.50%) WebSphere Process Server
5 4 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.50%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.88%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.63%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.00%) Magento
2 5 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.63%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.63%) Internet
2 6 (3.75%) HTTP
3 4 (2.50%) Intranet
4 2 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (42.50%) MySQL
2 50 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.75%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.13%) Big Data
8 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 37 (23.13%) Git (software)
2 26 (16.25%) Subversion
3 13 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (5.63%) NUnit
4 9 (5.63%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (4.38%) MSBuild
5 7 (4.38%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.13%) RSpec
6 5 (3.13%) MSTest
6 5 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.88%) Moq
7 3 (1.88%) Maven
7 3 (1.88%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.88%) JUnit
8 2 (1.25%) Jasmine
General
1 26 (16.25%) Retail
2 10 (6.25%) Games
3 6 (3.75%) Finance
4 5 (3.13%) Banking
5 4 (2.50%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.25%) Billing
6 2 (1.25%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 123 (76.88%) Developer
2 56 (35.00%) PHP Developer
3 33 (20.63%) .NET Developer
4 25 (15.63%) Architect
5 23 (14.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 18 (11.25%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (7.50%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.88%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.38%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.38%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.38%) Technical Architect
12 6 (3.75%) Development Team Leader
12 6 (3.75%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.50%) Java Developer
13 4 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 4 (2.50%) Ruby Developer
13 4 (2.50%) Java Architect
13 4 (2.50%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (52.50%) HTML
2 73 (45.63%) CSS
3 60 (37.50%) .NET
4 49 (30.63%) ASP.NET
5 45 (28.13%) WCF
6 40 (25.00%) Ajax
7 38 (23.75%) HTML5
8 34 (21.25%) jQuery
9 32 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (16.25%) Web Services
11 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 18 (11.25%) CodeIgniter
12 18 (11.25%) .NET Framework
12 18 (11.25%) Symfony
13 16 (10.00%) Middleware
14 15 (9.38%) RESTful
15 14 (8.75%) CSS3
16 13 (8.13%) WPF
17 12 (7.50%) XML
17 12 (7.50%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.63%) BBC
1 9 (5.63%) Social Media
2 8 (5.00%) W3C
2 8 (5.00%) N-Tier
2 8 (5.00%) EPoS
3 7 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.13%) Open Source
5 4 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.50%) DataPower
5 4 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.88%) Clustering
7 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.25%) Linux
2 10 (6.25%) Windows
3 5 (3.13%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.88%) UNIX
5 3 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.88%) Android
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (60.00%) MVC
2 68 (42.50%) TDD
3 51 (31.88%) OO PHP
4 36 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (17.50%) OOD
6 27 (16.88%) Unit Testing
7 24 (15.00%) SOA
7 24 (15.00%) UML
8 23 (14.38%) E-Commerce
9 22 (13.75%) Web Application Development
10 20 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 19 (11.88%) OOP
12 18 (11.25%) Scrum
13 17 (10.63%) Progressive Enhancement
14 16 (10.00%) BDD
15 15 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (8.75%) Automated Testing
17 9 (5.63%) Enterprise Architecture
17 9 (5.63%) Domain-Driven Design
17 9 (5.63%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 71 (44.38%) JavaScript
2 70 (43.75%) PHP
3 58 (36.25%) C#
4 53 (33.13%) SQL
5 23 (14.38%) Java
6 17 (10.63%) Ruby
7 6 (3.75%) PHP5
8 5 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.50%) C++
9 4 (2.50%) Perl
9 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.88%) Python
11 2 (1.25%) XAML
11 2 (1.25%) VBA
12 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.63%) VB
12 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (4.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) HNC
2 1 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) Capistrano
1 5 (3.13%) Puppet
2 2 (1.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (20.00%) Zend
2 26 (16.25%) Oracle
3 15 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.25%) WSO2
5 9 (5.63%) Facebook
5 9 (5.63%) Apple
5 9 (5.63%) Sony
5 9 (5.63%) Yahoo!
5 9 (5.63%) Google
6 6 (3.75%) Sybase
7 5 (3.13%) JBoss
8 4 (2.50%) IBM
8 4 (2.50%) Kony
9 3 (1.88%) Sitecore
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Advantage Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Crowder Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago