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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing OO 45 92 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.68% 15.57% 9.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.22% 17.69% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 43 82 51
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £40,500
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
401 520 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.24% 87.99% 75.96%
Number of salaries quoted 346 464 383
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,052
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -6 41 £37,500 +15.38% 7
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 63 (74.12%) HTML
2 53 (62.35%) CSS
3 47 (55.29%) PHP
3 47 (55.29%) JavaScript
4 42 (49.41%) MySQL
5 40 (47.06%) OO PHP
6 36 (42.35%) MVC
7 34 (40.00%) Linux
8 29 (34.12%) TDD
9 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (30.59%) Ajax
10 25 (29.41%) SOAP
10 25 (29.41%) REST
11 22 (25.88%) Apache
11 22 (25.88%) E-Commerce
12 21 (24.71%) jQuery
13 20 (23.53%) .NET
14 19 (22.35%) SQL
14 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
14 19 (22.35%) Zend
15 18 (21.18%) HTML5
15 18 (21.18%) Retail
15 18 (21.18%) C#
16 17 (20.00%) Symfony
17 15 (17.65%) .NET Framework
17 15 (17.65%) Yii
18 14 (16.47%) Windows
19 13 (15.29%) Magento
19 13 (15.29%) Finance
19 13 (15.29%) CSS3

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Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (25.88%) Apache
2 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.06%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (7.06%) IIS
3 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Magento
2 8 (9.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (7.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (49.41%) MySQL
2 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.18%) Subversion
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 18 (21.18%) Retail
2 13 (15.29%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.35%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 78 (91.76%) Developer
2 42 (49.41%) PHP Developer
3 18 (21.18%) Web Developer
4 12 (14.12%) .NET Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Software Developer
5 8 (9.41%) C++ Developer
5 8 (9.41%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (7.06%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior C++ Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.53%) ABAP Developer
9 3 (3.53%) SAP Developer
9 3 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.53%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.35%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.35%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (74.12%) HTML
2 53 (62.35%) CSS
3 26 (30.59%) Ajax
4 25 (29.41%) SOAP
4 25 (29.41%) REST
5 21 (24.71%) jQuery
6 20 (23.53%) .NET
7 18 (21.18%) HTML5
8 17 (20.00%) Symfony
9 15 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 15 (17.65%) Yii
10 13 (15.29%) CSS3
11 12 (14.12%) WCF
12 11 (12.94%) ASP.NET
13 10 (11.76%) Web Services
14 7 (8.24%) XHTML
15 6 (7.06%) CodeIgniter
16 4 (4.71%) STL
16 4 (4.71%) RESTful
16 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.24%) W3C
3 6 (7.06%) EPoS
4 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
5 1 (1.18%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Linux
2 14 (16.47%) Windows
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.06%) OO PHP
2 36 (42.35%) MVC
3 29 (34.12%) TDD
4 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (25.88%) E-Commerce
6 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
7 12 (14.12%) OOP
8 8 (9.41%) UML
8 8 (9.41%) CRM
8 8 (9.41%) Progressive Enhancement
9 7 (8.24%) Validation
9 7 (8.24%) SOA
10 6 (7.06%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (7.06%) Multithreading
10 6 (7.06%) Refactoring
10 6 (7.06%) Automated Testing
11 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.71%) BDD
12 4 (4.71%) Web Application Development
13 3 (3.53%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.29%) PHP
1 47 (55.29%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.35%) SQL
3 18 (21.18%) C#
4 8 (9.41%) C++
5 6 (7.06%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.88%) Java
7 4 (4.71%) Ruby
8 3 (3.53%) ABAP
9 1 (1.18%) C
9 1 (1.18%) Perl
9 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (7.06%) MCP
1 6 (7.06%) MCAD
1 6 (7.06%) MCSD
1 6 (7.06%) MCTS
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) HNC
2 1 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) Zend
2 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.53%) SAP
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