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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing OO 375 364 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.13% 5.44% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 6.14% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 345 326 469
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
5375 5926 6394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.87% 88.63% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4493 4900 5066
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +3 280 £45,000 +12.50% 48
Cheshire +26 64 £41,250 -8.33% 12
Merseyside -17 13 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Lancashire +6 11 £37,500 +15.38% 7
Cumbria - 1 £27,500 -
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 359 (49.79%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (44.11%) C#
3 313 (43.41%) JavaScript
4 307 (42.58%) .NET
5 291 (40.36%) HTML
6 258 (35.78%) CSS
7 242 (33.56%) ASP.NET
8 239 (33.15%) Java
9 236 (32.73%) MVC
10 234 (32.45%) SQL
11 218 (30.24%) TDD
12 200 (27.74%) jQuery
13 188 (26.07%) SQL Server
14 179 (24.83%) Scrum
15 170 (23.58%) OOP
16 167 (23.16%) Software Engineering
17 164 (22.75%) PHP
18 143 (19.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 141 (19.56%) XML
20 140 (19.42%) MySQL
20 140 (19.42%) WCF
21 139 (19.28%) Web Services
22 122 (16.92%) Git (software)
23 115 (15.95%) Unit Testing
24 109 (15.12%) C++
25 108 (14.98%) .NET Framework
26 106 (14.70%) RESTful
26 106 (14.70%) HTML5
26 106 (14.70%) Finance
27 105 (14.56%) Web Development

OO
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 (2.91%) CMS
2 17 (2.36%) Tomcat
3 16 (2.22%) WebLogic
4 14 (1.94%) Apache
4 14 (1.94%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.66%) JBoss
6 9 (1.25%) Drupal
6 9 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.25%) nginx
6 9 (1.25%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.25%) WordPress
7 5 (0.69%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (0.42%) Confluence
8 3 (0.42%) IIS
9 2 (0.28%) Jetty
9 2 (0.28%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.14%) Flash Media Server
10 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 33 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (5.13%) Magento
2 5 (0.69%) OpenCart
2 5 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.42%) osCommerce
4 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.22%) GitHub
4 10 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 8 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.11%) SaaS
6 5 (0.69%) PaaS
7 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.42%) Sage Pay
9 2 (0.28%) Google Play
9 2 (0.28%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.30%) Internet
2 26 (3.61%) HTTP
3 13 (1.80%) SSL
4 8 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.55%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.55%) DNS
5 4 (0.55%) MPLS
6 3 (0.42%) RFID
7 2 (0.28%) AMQP
8 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (26.07%) SQL Server
2 140 (19.42%) MySQL
3 84 (11.65%) Relational Database
4 47 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 35 (4.85%) MongoDB
6 32 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 30 (4.16%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (3.88%) SQL Server 2014
9 20 (2.77%) Redis
10 14 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (1.25%) DB2
12 9 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.55%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
14 3 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.42%) InterSystems Cache
14 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 122 (16.92%) Git (software)
2 65 (9.02%) JUnit
3 44 (6.10%) NUnit
4 41 (5.69%) Visual Studio
5 35 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (4.44%) Subversion
7 31 (4.30%) MSTest
8 30 (4.16%) Eclipse
9 28 (3.88%) Mercurial
10 25 (3.47%) Maven
11 23 (3.19%) Grunt
12 19 (2.64%) gulp
13 16 (2.22%) Ant
13 16 (2.22%) Jenkins
13 16 (2.22%) Selenium
14 14 (1.94%) JIRA
14 14 (1.94%) Mockito
15 11 (1.53%) Bitbucket
15 11 (1.53%) PhpStorm
16 10 (1.39%) Jasmine
General
1 106 (14.70%) Finance
2 29 (4.02%) Games
3 28 (3.88%) Marketing
4 18 (2.50%) Retail
5 16 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (1.66%) Electronics
8 10 (1.39%) Advertising
8 10 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.69%) iGaming
9 5 (0.69%) Law
10 3 (0.42%) Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 570 (79.06%) Developer
2 188 (26.07%) .NET Developer
3 157 (21.78%) C# Developer
4 141 (19.56%) Java Developer
5 137 (19.00%) Senior Developer
6 130 (18.03%) PHP Developer
7 112 (15.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 73 (10.12%) Software Engineer
9 58 (8.04%) ASP.NET Developer
10 56 (7.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 56 (7.77%) Lead Developer
11 49 (6.80%) Senior C# Developer
12 43 (5.96%) C# Software Engineer
13 42 (5.83%) .NET Software Engineer
14 41 (5.69%) Software Developer
15 39 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
15 39 (5.41%) Web Developer
16 34 (4.72%) Senior PHP Developer
17 29 (4.02%) Senior .NET Developer
18 28 (3.88%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (42.58%) .NET
2 291 (40.36%) HTML
3 258 (35.78%) CSS
4 242 (33.56%) ASP.NET
5 200 (27.74%) jQuery
6 143 (19.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 141 (19.56%) XML
8 140 (19.42%) WCF
9 139 (19.28%) Web Services
10 108 (14.98%) .NET Framework
11 106 (14.70%) HTML5
11 106 (14.70%) RESTful
12 100 (13.87%) WPF
13 87 (12.07%) SOAP
14 86 (11.93%) AngularJS
15 66 (9.15%) Entity Framework
16 64 (8.88%) J2EE
16 64 (8.88%) JSON
17 58 (8.04%) Spring
18 56 (7.77%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 47 (6.52%) iPad
3 38 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (4.02%) Algorithms
6 26 (3.61%) User Experience
7 24 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 24 (3.33%) N-Tier
8 14 (1.94%) Xbox
9 11 (1.53%) Augmented Reality
9 11 (1.53%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.39%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.25%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.25%) Physics
12 6 (0.83%) Blog
12 6 (0.83%) Device Driver
12 6 (0.83%) Social Network
12 6 (0.83%) W3C
13 5 (0.69%) NHS
14 4 (0.55%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 66 (9.15%) Linux
2 65 (9.02%) Windows
3 32 (4.44%) Unix
4 20 (2.77%) Android
5 15 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.80%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.83%) CoreOS
8 3 (0.42%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.42%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.28%) CentOS
9 2 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (49.79%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (32.73%) MVC
3 218 (30.24%) TDD
4 179 (24.83%) Scrum
5 170 (23.58%) OOP
6 167 (23.16%) Software Engineering
7 115 (15.95%) Unit Testing
8 105 (14.56%) Web Development
9 95 (13.18%) OOD
10 93 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
11 83 (11.51%) BDD
12 76 (10.54%) UML
13 67 (9.29%) OO PHP
14 58 (8.04%) E-Commerce
15 52 (7.21%) SDLC
16 49 (6.80%) Web Application Development
17 47 (6.52%) Multithreading
18 46 (6.38%) Kanban
19 44 (6.10%) MVVM
20 39 (5.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 318 (44.11%) C#
2 313 (43.41%) JavaScript
3 239 (33.15%) Java
4 234 (32.45%) SQL
5 164 (22.75%) PHP
6 109 (15.12%) C++
7 68 (9.43%) T-SQL
8 46 (6.38%) VB.NET
9 27 (3.74%) PL/SQL
9 27 (3.74%) Python
10 26 (3.61%) C
11 20 (2.77%) Ruby
12 18 (2.50%) TypeScript
13 13 (1.80%) PHP 5
14 12 (1.66%) MATLAB
15 11 (1.53%) Go
15 11 (1.53%) VB
16 9 (1.25%) Objective-C
17 7 (0.97%) VB6
18 6 (0.83%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 102 (14.15%) Degree
2 18 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.66%) PhD
4 5 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.42%) HNC
5 3 (0.42%) HND
6 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.91%) QA
2 10 (1.39%) WAI
3 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.80%) Docker
2 7 (0.97%) Varnish
3 5 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (2.64%) Puppet
2 6 (0.83%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.14%) Ansible
3 1 (0.14%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.14%) Consul
3 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.14%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 83 (11.51%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.58%) Zend
3 26 (3.61%) Oracle
4 9 (1.25%) SAP
4 9 (1.25%) VMware
5 6 (0.83%) Google
6 3 (0.42%) Apple
6 3 (0.42%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.42%) PayPal
6 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.42%) WorldPay
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe
7 2 (0.28%) Sybase
8 1 (0.14%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.14%) Perforce
8 1 (0.14%) Progress
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.14%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 + Contributory Pension + Personal Training Budget.
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000, Flexi-time, Funded Training, Share Scheme, Health Ins
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £58000 - £76000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working hours, work from home
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + 20% bonus, flexible working hours, pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working, pension, healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £27,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + flexible working hours and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago