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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 54 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 8 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.29% 3.55% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 4.66% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 22
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £30,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
494 472 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.81% 76.13% 70.66%
Number of salaries quoted 399 412 417
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 0 5 £40,000 +23.07% 1
St Helens +1 1 £31,500 +5.00%
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) OO
2 16 (80.00%) HTML
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 13 (65.00%) HTML5
5 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (55.00%) CSS
6 10 (50.00%) .NET
6 10 (50.00%) C#
7 9 (45.00%) PHP
8 8 (40.00%) MySQL
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (40.00%) Web Services
8 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (35.00%) TDD
9 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (30.00%) WCF
10 6 (30.00%) Zend
10 6 (30.00%) Magento
11 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (25.00%) Laravel
11 5 (25.00%) CakePHP
11 5 (25.00%) PHP5
11 5 (25.00%) Symfony
11 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
11 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
11 5 (25.00%) CRM
11 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 4 (20.00%) Windows

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Magento
2 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Online Betting
1 3 (15.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) C# Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) HTML5
3 11 (55.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) WCF
7 5 (25.00%) Laravel
7 5 (25.00%) CakePHP
7 5 (25.00%) Symfony
7 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.00%) CSS3
8 3 (15.00%) ServiceStack
8 3 (15.00%) WinForms
9 2 (10.00%) jQuery
9 2 (10.00%) Ajax
10 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (5.00%) LAMP
10 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
1 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) OO
2 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (20.00%) OOD
5 4 (20.00%) Android Development
5 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (15.00%) MVC
6 3 (15.00%) UML
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) PHP
5 5 (25.00%) PHP5
6 2 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Zend
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
Prescot
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago