The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 65 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOP 9 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.09% 2.41% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.94% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 17
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £39,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
OOP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
639 545 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 77.27% 81.95% 70.33%
Number of salaries quoted 457 457 441
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

OOP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

OOP Salary Trend in the North East

OOP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Tyne and Wear -2 9 £27,500 -15.38% 7
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 8 (61.54%) OO
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) RUP
5 4 (30.77%) DSDM
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) QA
7 2 (15.38%) LINQ
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Ruby
7 2 (15.38%) XSLT
7 2 (15.38%) C
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) VB

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (15.38%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) LINQ
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) SproutCore
5 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
5 2 (15.38%) Ember.js
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) XHTML
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Physics
3 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) RUP
3 4 (30.77%) DSDM
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) B2B
6 1 (7.69%) B2C
6 1 (7.69%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) C
6 1 (7.69%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Sencha
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Car/Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago