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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 66 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOP 15 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.97% 2.43% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 3.02% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 19
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £25,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
623 497 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 81.97% 80.42% 76.65%
Number of salaries quoted 516 414 419
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,158 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram 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 24 December 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 -4 14 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Durham -5 1 £37,500 +38.88%
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (66.67%) OO
2 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 15 (50.00%) PHP
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) .NET
4 12 (40.00%) MySQL
4 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 12 (40.00%) MVC
4 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (36.67%) Degree
6 9 (30.00%) Java
6 9 (30.00%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) PHP5
7 8 (26.67%) C#
7 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 8 (26.67%) TDD
7 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Web Services
8 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (20.00%) XML
9 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
10 5 (16.67%) QA
10 5 (16.67%) Zend
10 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 4 (13.33%) C
11 4 (13.33%) C++
11 4 (13.33%) RUP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (10.00%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (10.00%) Advertising
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 8 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Graduate
7 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) Web Services
4 6 (20.00%) XML
4 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.00%) jQuery
5 4 (13.33%) JSON
5 4 (13.33%) Symfony
5 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 4 (13.33%) YAML
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (10.00%) Ember.js
6 3 (10.00%) SproutCore
7 2 (6.67%) XHTML
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.33%) Spring
8 1 (3.33%) SOAP
8 1 (3.33%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.67%) Physics
5 1 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) OO
2 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
3 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) BDD
4 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (13.33%) Web Development
4 4 (13.33%) RUP
4 4 (13.33%) DSDM
5 3 (10.00%) CRM
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) B2B
6 2 (6.67%) B2C
6 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Web Design
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) PHP
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) PHP5
4 8 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (13.33%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) C
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby
5 4 (13.33%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) VB6
7 2 (6.67%) VB
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) HNC
2 1 (3.33%) HND
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Zend
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Sencha
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
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