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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 27 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 35 66 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.90% 9.98% 8.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.35% 11.56% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 63 46
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £63,500 £40,000
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
419 571 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.64% 86.38% 76.48%
Number of salaries quoted 361 511 404
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +3 31 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Birkenhead - 1 £35,000 -
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 59 (67.05%) HTML
2 51 (57.95%) MVC
3 50 (56.82%) JavaScript
3 50 (56.82%) PHP
4 48 (54.55%) CSS
5 40 (45.45%) OO PHP
6 36 (40.91%) MySQL
7 33 (37.50%) TDD
8 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (30.68%) Linux
10 25 (28.41%) HTML5
11 23 (26.14%) jQuery
11 23 (26.14%) E-Commerce
11 23 (26.14%) SQL
12 22 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 22 (25.00%) Retail
12 22 (25.00%) Ajax
13 21 (23.86%) Apache
14 20 (22.73%) .NET
15 18 (20.45%) C#
16 17 (19.32%) SOAP
16 17 (19.32%) REST
17 15 (17.05%) Zend
18 14 (15.91%) Web Services
18 14 (15.91%) CSS3
19 13 (14.77%) OOP
19 13 (14.77%) Symfony
20 12 (13.64%) WCF
20 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
21 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (23.86%) Apache
2 6 (6.82%) Node.js
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Magento
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (40.91%) MySQL
2 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) NUnit
2 3 (3.41%) Subversion
2 3 (3.41%) JIRA
2 3 (3.41%) MSTest
2 3 (3.41%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (25.00%) Retail
2 9 (10.23%) Finance
3 5 (5.68%) Games
4 4 (4.55%) Online Betting
5 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (84.09%) Developer
2 38 (43.18%) PHP Developer
3 15 (17.05%) .NET Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.82%) C++ Developer
6 6 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.68%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (5.68%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) SAP Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.41%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) ABAP Developer
9 3 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (67.05%) HTML
2 48 (54.55%) CSS
3 25 (28.41%) HTML5
4 23 (26.14%) jQuery
5 22 (25.00%) Ajax
6 20 (22.73%) .NET
7 17 (19.32%) SOAP
7 17 (19.32%) REST
8 14 (15.91%) CSS3
8 14 (15.91%) Web Services
9 13 (14.77%) Symfony
10 12 (13.64%) WCF
11 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 7 (7.95%) Yii
12 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (6.82%) RESTful
13 6 (6.82%) CodeIgniter
13 6 (6.82%) .NET Framework
14 5 (5.68%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) EPoS
2 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) W3C
3 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.68%) Linux
2 5 (5.68%) Windows
3 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (57.95%) MVC
2 40 (45.45%) OO PHP
3 33 (37.50%) TDD
4 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (26.14%) E-Commerce
6 22 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 13 (14.77%) OOP
8 9 (10.23%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.23%) Progressive Enhancement
9 7 (7.95%) Web Application Development
9 7 (7.95%) BDD
10 6 (6.82%) Multithreading
10 6 (6.82%) Scrum
10 6 (6.82%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.55%) Validation
11 4 (4.55%) UML
11 4 (4.55%) SOA
12 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (3.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.82%) JavaScript
1 50 (56.82%) PHP
2 23 (26.14%) SQL
3 18 (20.45%) C#
4 8 (9.09%) Ruby
5 7 (7.95%) Java
6 6 (6.82%) C++
7 4 (4.55%) ABAP
8 3 (3.41%) Python
9 2 (2.27%) Perl
10 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.14%) C
10 1 (1.14%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) HNC
2 2 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Zend
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.55%) SAP
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