The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 41 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing OO 375 367 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.89% 5.47% 7.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.68% 6.18% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 353 328 462
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
OO
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5612 5939 6417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 88.46% 86.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4688 4921 5272
Median salary £42,500 £42,049 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OO
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OO Salary Trend in the North West

OO
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

OO Salary Histogram in the North West

OO
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 284 £45,000 +12.50% 63
Cheshire +17 68 £43,500 +8.75% 7
Merseyside -27 10 £41,250 +17.85% 5
Lancashire +1 9 £32,500 -2.25% 4
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for OO.

1 373 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (43.08%) C#
3 306 (42.80%) JavaScript
4 292 (40.84%) HTML
5 290 (40.56%) .NET
6 258 (36.08%) CSS
7 257 (35.94%) Java
8 246 (34.41%) SQL
9 239 (33.43%) ASP.NET
10 231 (32.31%) TDD
11 225 (31.47%) MVC
12 192 (26.85%) SQL Server
13 191 (26.71%) jQuery
14 188 (26.29%) Scrum
15 171 (23.92%) OOP
16 169 (23.64%) PHP
17 147 (20.56%) Software Engineering
17 147 (20.56%) MySQL
18 145 (20.28%) WCF
18 145 (20.28%) ASP.NET MVC
19 137 (19.16%) XML
20 124 (17.34%) Web Services
21 115 (16.08%) C++
22 113 (15.80%) Git (software)
22 113 (15.80%) RESTful
23 112 (15.66%) Unit Testing
24 107 (14.97%) .NET Framework
25 99 (13.85%) WPF
26 98 (13.71%) Finance
27 96 (13.43%) BDD

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (2.94%) Tomcat
1 21 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 20 (2.80%) JBoss
3 18 (2.52%) CMS
4 17 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 14 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.82%) Apache
7 11 (1.54%) WordPress
8 9 (1.26%) Drupal
9 8 (1.12%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.98%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.84%) nginx
12 5 (0.70%) Jetty
13 4 (0.56%) Confluence
13 4 (0.56%) IIS
14 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.28%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.28%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.28%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 24 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 32 (4.48%) Magento
2 4 (0.56%) OpenCart
3 3 (0.42%) osCommerce
3 3 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.24%) GitHub
4 7 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.84%) SaaS
6 5 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (0.70%) PaaS
7 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.42%) Sage Pay
8 2 (0.28%) Google Play
8 2 (0.28%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.48%) Internet
2 26 (3.64%) HTTP
3 9 (1.26%) SSL
4 6 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.56%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.56%) DNS
5 4 (0.56%) MPLS
6 3 (0.42%) RFID
7 2 (0.28%) AMQP
8 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.14%) Firewall
8 1 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (26.85%) SQL Server
2 147 (20.56%) MySQL
3 90 (12.59%) Relational Database
4 51 (7.13%) NoSQL
5 41 (5.73%) RDBMS
6 37 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (5.03%) MongoDB
8 35 (4.90%) SQL Server 2014
9 24 (3.36%) Redis
10 10 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.12%) DB2
11 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.84%) Couchbase
12 6 (0.84%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.70%) Riak
14 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
15 3 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 113 (15.80%) Git (software)
2 68 (9.51%) JUnit
3 40 (5.59%) NUnit
4 33 (4.62%) Subversion
5 32 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (4.06%) Eclipse
7 28 (3.92%) MSTest
8 26 (3.64%) Visual Studio
9 24 (3.36%) Maven
10 23 (3.22%) Grunt
11 21 (2.94%) gulp
11 21 (2.94%) Jenkins
12 19 (2.66%) Ant
12 19 (2.66%) JIRA
13 18 (2.52%) Mercurial
13 18 (2.52%) Selenium
14 15 (2.10%) Mockito
15 11 (1.54%) Bitbucket
16 10 (1.40%) Jasmine
17 9 (1.26%) Cucumber
General
1 98 (13.71%) Finance
2 33 (4.62%) Games
2 33 (4.62%) Marketing
3 15 (2.10%) Retail
4 11 (1.54%) Advertising
5 9 (1.26%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.12%) Electronics
6 8 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.70%) iGaming
7 5 (0.70%) Law
8 4 (0.56%) Banking
9 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.28%) Legal
9 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.14%) Military
10 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 561 (78.46%) Developer
2 184 (25.73%) .NET Developer
3 148 (20.70%) Java Developer
4 145 (20.28%) C# Developer
5 135 (18.88%) Senior Developer
6 129 (18.04%) PHP Developer
7 103 (14.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 62 (8.67%) Software Engineer
9 59 (8.25%) ASP.NET Developer
10 58 (8.11%) Lead Developer
11 57 (7.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 47 (6.57%) Senior C# Developer
13 41 (5.73%) Senior Java Developer
14 38 (5.31%) C# Software Engineer
15 37 (5.17%) .NET Software Engineer
16 35 (4.90%) Web Developer
17 34 (4.76%) Software Developer
18 33 (4.62%) Senior PHP Developer
19 32 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
20 30 (4.20%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (40.84%) HTML
2 290 (40.56%) .NET
3 258 (36.08%) CSS
4 239 (33.43%) ASP.NET
5 191 (26.71%) jQuery
6 145 (20.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 145 (20.28%) WCF
7 137 (19.16%) XML
8 124 (17.34%) Web Services
9 113 (15.80%) RESTful
10 107 (14.97%) .NET Framework
11 99 (13.85%) WPF
12 90 (12.59%) AngularJS
13 83 (11.61%) HTML5
14 76 (10.63%) SOAP
15 73 (10.21%) Entity Framework
16 69 (9.65%) Spring
17 60 (8.39%) J2EE
18 59 (8.25%) Hibernate
19 58 (8.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.85%) Computer Science
2 47 (6.57%) iPad
3 41 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (5.31%) Algorithms
5 35 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 25 (3.50%) N-Tier
8 18 (2.52%) User Experience
9 17 (2.38%) Xbox
10 13 (1.82%) Data Structures
11 11 (1.54%) Augmented Reality
11 11 (1.54%) Social Network
12 9 (1.26%) Blog
12 9 (1.26%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.84%) W3C
14 5 (0.70%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.70%) NHS
15 4 (0.56%) BBC
15 4 (0.56%) Device Driver
16 3 (0.42%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 65 (9.09%) Linux
2 61 (8.53%) Windows
3 40 (5.59%) Unix
4 20 (2.80%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.10%) Android
6 14 (1.96%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.84%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (32.31%) TDD
3 225 (31.47%) MVC
4 188 (26.29%) Scrum
5 171 (23.92%) OOP
6 147 (20.56%) Software Engineering
7 112 (15.66%) Unit Testing
8 96 (13.43%) BDD
9 95 (13.29%) OOD
10 92 (12.87%) Web Development
11 90 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
12 75 (10.49%) UML
13 69 (9.65%) OO PHP
14 63 (8.81%) E-Commerce
15 62 (8.67%) Kanban
16 61 (8.53%) SDLC
17 59 (8.25%) Web Application Development
18 51 (7.13%) Multithreading
19 45 (6.29%) MVVM
20 44 (6.15%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 308 (43.08%) C#
2 306 (42.80%) JavaScript
3 257 (35.94%) Java
4 246 (34.41%) SQL
5 169 (23.64%) PHP
6 115 (16.08%) C++
7 63 (8.81%) T-SQL
8 40 (5.59%) VB.NET
9 29 (4.06%) PL/SQL
10 28 (3.92%) Python
11 23 (3.22%) Ruby
12 15 (2.10%) C
12 15 (2.10%) TypeScript
13 13 (1.82%) PHP 5
14 12 (1.68%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.12%) Go
15 8 (1.12%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.98%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.98%) Perl
17 6 (0.84%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 89 (12.45%) Degree
2 15 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.68%) PhD
4 4 (0.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.14%) HNC
6 1 (0.14%) HND
6 1 (0.14%) MCP
6 1 (0.14%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (0.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.66%) QA
2 15 (2.10%) WAI
3 1 (0.14%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.82%) Docker
2 10 (1.40%) Varnish
3 6 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (2.52%) Puppet
2 6 (0.84%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.28%) Ansible
5 1 (0.14%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.14%) Consul
5 1 (0.14%) Kibana
5 1 (0.14%) logstash
5 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 72 (10.07%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.92%) Zend
3 26 (3.64%) Oracle
4 10 (1.40%) VMware
5 5 (0.70%) Google
6 4 (0.56%) SAP
7 3 (0.42%) Apple
7 3 (0.42%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.42%) PayPal
7 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.42%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.28%) Sybase
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe
9 1 (0.14%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco
9 1 (0.14%) HP
9 1 (0.14%) Pega
9 1 (0.14%) Perforce
9 1 (0.14%) Progress
9 1 (0.14%) Sitecore
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