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 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 46 38 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs citing OOP 12 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.58% 5.75% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 6.54% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 11
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £34,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
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%

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram 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 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 -4 12 £35,000 +10.23% 6
Wirral -3 2 £34,500 +13.11%
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 15 (68.18%) HTML
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 13 (59.09%) PHP
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) MySQL
3 12 (54.55%) OO
4 11 (50.00%) SOAP
5 10 (45.45%) Linux
5 10 (45.45%) Apache
5 10 (45.45%) TDD
6 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
6 9 (40.91%) Web Services
6 9 (40.91%) REST
7 7 (31.82%) Magento
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) Ajax
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) Android
8 6 (27.27%) HTML5
8 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
8 6 (27.27%) Android Development
8 6 (27.27%) OO PHP
9 5 (22.73%) Android SDK
9 5 (22.73%) MVC
9 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
9 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
10 4 (18.18%) .NET
10 4 (18.18%) C#
10 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 10 (45.45%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Magento
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Online Betting
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) PHP Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Web Developer
3 7 (31.82%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Android Developer
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) OO PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) HTML
2 13 (59.09%) CSS
3 11 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) REST
5 7 (31.82%) Ajax
5 7 (31.82%) jQuery
6 6 (27.27%) HTML5
7 5 (22.73%) Android SDK
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) CSS3
10 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 2 (9.09%) JSON
10 2 (9.09%) WCF
10 2 (9.09%) Symfony
10 2 (9.09%) Zend Framework
10 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
10 2 (9.09%) SQLAlchemy
10 2 (9.09%) Yii
10 2 (9.09%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) OO
2 10 (45.45%) TDD
3 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) Android Development
4 6 (27.27%) OO PHP
5 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.55%) Progressive Enhancement
8 1 (4.55%) Game Development
8 1 (4.55%) OOD
8 1 (4.55%) UML
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 13 (59.09%) PHP
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) PHP5
6 2 (9.09%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) C++
7 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Zend
1 2 (9.09%) Rackspace
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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Posted: 6 days ago
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