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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 41 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 21 72 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.47% 11.39% 14.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 13.24% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 72 65
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £42,400 £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
391 544 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 83.19% 86.08% 86.71%
Number of salaries quoted 279 479 347
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 £28,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -13 19 £35,000 - 5
Prescot - 2 £32,500 -
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North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 53 (69.74%) HTML
2 49 (64.47%) JavaScript
3 38 (50.00%) CSS
4 35 (46.05%) PHP
4 35 (46.05%) OO PHP
5 33 (43.42%) MySQL
6 32 (42.11%) MVC
7 25 (32.89%) Finance
7 25 (32.89%) Linux
7 25 (32.89%) .NET
7 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (31.58%) SQL
9 21 (27.63%) C#
9 21 (27.63%) Ajax
9 21 (27.63%) .NET Framework
9 21 (27.63%) Symfony
10 20 (26.32%) Zend
10 20 (26.32%) Yii
11 17 (22.37%) jQuery
11 17 (22.37%) REST
11 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
11 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET
11 17 (22.37%) Windows
12 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
12 15 (19.74%) Unit Testing
13 14 (18.42%) SOAP
14 13 (17.11%) Java
14 13 (17.11%) T-SQL
14 13 (17.11%) Multithreading
14 13 (17.11%) Relational Database

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (14.47%) SharePoint 2010
1 11 (14.47%) IIS
1 11 (14.47%) SharePoint
1 11 (14.47%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (14.47%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (11.84%) Apache
3 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Office
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (11.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (14.47%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) HTTP
2 2 (2.63%) FTP
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (43.42%) MySQL
2 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
3 13 (17.11%) Relational Database
4 11 (14.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.89%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) NUnit
1 4 (5.26%) Moq
1 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.63%) PHPUnit
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Electronics
4 4 (5.26%) Back Office
4 4 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Music Industry
5 2 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (85.53%) Developer
2 34 (44.74%) PHP Developer
3 11 (14.47%) SharePoint Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Web Developer
5 7 (9.21%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.26%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Senior C++ Developer
9 2 (2.63%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.32%) OO PHP Developer
10 1 (1.32%) UX Developer
10 1 (1.32%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (1.32%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (69.74%) HTML
2 38 (50.00%) CSS
3 25 (32.89%) .NET
4 21 (27.63%) Ajax
4 21 (27.63%) .NET Framework
4 21 (27.63%) Symfony
5 20 (26.32%) Yii
6 17 (22.37%) jQuery
6 17 (22.37%) REST
6 17 (22.37%) ASP.NET
7 14 (18.42%) SOAP
8 11 (14.47%) WCF
8 11 (14.47%) HTML5
9 10 (13.16%) CSS3
10 6 (7.89%) XHTML
10 6 (7.89%) RESTful
10 6 (7.89%) JAX-RS
10 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.89%) Semantic HTML
11 5 (6.58%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) W3C
4 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.58%) IVR
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.26%) Thin Client
5 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.26%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.63%) EPoS
6 2 (2.63%) Online Games
6 2 (2.63%) User Experience
7 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Linux
2 17 (22.37%) Windows
3 7 (9.21%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) OO PHP
2 32 (42.11%) MVC
3 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (19.74%) Unit Testing
5 13 (17.11%) Multithreading
6 12 (15.79%) TDD
7 11 (14.47%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (14.47%) CRM
8 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
9 9 (11.84%) OOP
9 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
10 8 (10.53%) Refactoring
11 7 (9.21%) OOD
12 6 (7.89%) SOA
12 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
12 6 (7.89%) Validation
12 6 (7.89%) Progressive Enhancement
12 6 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (5.26%) UML
13 4 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) JavaScript
2 35 (46.05%) PHP
3 24 (31.58%) SQL
4 21 (27.63%) C#
5 13 (17.11%) Java
5 13 (17.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.58%) C++
7 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.63%) VB
8 2 (2.63%) VB6
9 1 (1.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) MCTS
1 11 (14.47%) MCP
1 11 (14.47%) MCAD
1 11 (14.47%) MCSD
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Zend
2 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
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