The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 66 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.55% 2.72% 5.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 3.07% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 31
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
OOP
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
481 423 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 88.10% 88.49% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 384 366 468
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

OOP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Merseyside region.

OOP Salary Trend in Merseyside

OOP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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 -14 3 £38,500 +10.00% 6
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) ServiceStack
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MCSD
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (25.00%) Zend
4 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) ServiceStack
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (25.00%) Yii
4 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter
1 1 (25.00%) Zend
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £320000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago