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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 25 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing OO 40 64 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.09% 10.08% 6.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 12.01% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 39 62 33
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
453 533 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.32% 83.94% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 378 478 413
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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 21 October 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 21 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
Liverpool +5 34 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Birkenhead +1 2 £33,750 -
St Helens +1 1 £31,500 +5.00%
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 65 (61.90%) HTML
2 64 (60.95%) MVC
3 55 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 55 (52.38%) PHP
4 53 (50.48%) CSS
5 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (42.86%) TDD
7 41 (39.05%) OO PHP
8 40 (38.10%) MySQL
9 38 (36.19%) SQL
10 35 (33.33%) .NET
11 32 (30.48%) C#
12 31 (29.52%) HTML5
13 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
13 26 (24.76%) ASP.NET
14 24 (22.86%) E-Commerce
14 24 (22.86%) WCF
15 23 (21.90%) Zend
15 23 (21.90%) jQuery
15 23 (21.90%) Linux
16 21 (20.00%) Ajax
16 21 (20.00%) Unit Testing
17 20 (19.05%) Symfony
17 20 (19.05%) Retail
18 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
19 17 (16.19%) Apache
20 16 (15.24%) OOP
20 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
20 16 (15.24%) BDD
20 16 (15.24%) Web Application Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 17 (16.19%) Apache
2 11 (10.48%) Node.js
3 3 (2.86%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.86%) CMS
4 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Magento
2 3 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) HTTP
2 5 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (38.10%) MySQL
2 26 (24.76%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.48%) NoSQL
4 10 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.81%) Subversion
3 3 (2.86%) MSTest
3 3 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (2.86%) JIRA
3 3 (2.86%) NUnit
4 2 (1.90%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (19.05%) Retail
2 12 (11.43%) Games
3 5 (4.76%) Finance
4 4 (3.81%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 90 (85.71%) Developer
2 43 (40.95%) PHP Developer
3 27 (25.71%) .NET Developer
4 10 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.76%) C++ Developer
8 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.81%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (2.86%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 3 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (61.90%) HTML
2 53 (50.48%) CSS
3 35 (33.33%) .NET
4 31 (29.52%) HTML5
5 26 (24.76%) ASP.NET
6 24 (22.86%) WCF
7 23 (21.90%) jQuery
8 21 (20.00%) Ajax
9 20 (19.05%) Symfony
10 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (14.29%) Web Services
12 13 (12.38%) SOAP
12 13 (12.38%) REST
12 13 (12.38%) CSS3
13 12 (11.43%) CodeIgniter
14 11 (10.48%) RESTful
14 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 8 (7.62%) .NET Framework
17 6 (5.71%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.57%) EPoS
3 5 (4.76%) Social Media
3 5 (4.76%) User Experience
3 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.76%) BBC
4 4 (3.81%) W3C
4 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.86%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.90%) NHS
6 2 (1.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.90%) Linux
2 5 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.95%) Android
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.95%) MVC
2 48 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (42.86%) TDD
4 41 (39.05%) OO PHP
5 24 (22.86%) E-Commerce
6 21 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 16 (15.24%) OOP
7 16 (15.24%) BDD
7 16 (15.24%) Web Application Development
8 11 (10.48%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.48%) Progressive Enhancement
9 9 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.57%) Scrum
9 9 (8.57%) Automated Testing
10 6 (5.71%) SOA
11 5 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (4.76%) CQRS
11 5 (4.76%) Multithreading
11 5 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (52.38%) JavaScript
1 55 (52.38%) PHP
2 38 (36.19%) SQL
3 32 (30.48%) C#
4 13 (12.38%) Ruby
5 7 (6.67%) Java
6 5 (4.76%) PHP5
6 5 (4.76%) C++
7 3 (2.86%) Python
8 2 (1.90%) ABAP
8 2 (1.90%) Perl
9 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.95%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.90%) HNC
2 2 (1.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 23 (21.90%) Zend
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.76%) Facebook
3 5 (4.76%) Yahoo!
3 5 (4.76%) Google
3 5 (4.76%) Sony
3 5 (4.76%) Apple
4 3 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.90%) SAP
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