The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 98 80 108
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs citing OOP 148 223 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.61% 3.38% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 3.87% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 121 189 164
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4906 5760 6039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.66% 87.43% 85.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4132 4579 4873
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OOP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OOP Salary Trend in the North West

OOP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in the North West

OOP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(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
Manchester -26 82 £36,500 -2.66% 27
Cheshire +18 36 £26,250 -25.00% 3
Lancashire +1 16 £32,500 +8.33% 11
Merseyside +4 13 £35,000 -6.66% 2
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 176 (62.63%) JavaScript
2 154 (54.80%) HTML
2 154 (54.80%) .NET
3 150 (53.38%) CSS
4 143 (50.89%) C#
5 134 (47.69%) OO
6 118 (41.99%) jQuery
7 117 (41.64%) MVC
8 107 (38.08%) ASP.NET
8 107 (38.08%) Agile Software Development
9 95 (33.81%) SQL
10 93 (33.10%) PHP
11 82 (29.18%) SQL Server
12 75 (26.69%) MySQL
13 71 (25.27%) Web Development
14 65 (23.13%) Visual Studio
14 65 (23.13%) Git (software)
15 62 (22.06%) Java
16 58 (20.64%) XML
16 58 (20.64%) Scrum
17 57 (20.28%) Web Services
18 53 (18.86%) Linux
19 52 (18.51%) Degree
20 51 (18.15%) .NET Framework
21 50 (17.79%) HTML5
22 48 (17.08%) TDD
22 48 (17.08%) Windows
23 46 (16.37%) T-SQL
24 44 (15.66%) Ajax
25 42 (14.95%) CSS3

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 22 (7.83%) Apache
2 18 (6.41%) WordPress
3 16 (5.69%) CMS
4 6 (2.14%) Drupal
5 5 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.78%) ColdFusion
5 5 (1.78%) Node.js
6 3 (1.07%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.71%) Moodle
7 2 (0.71%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.36%) Flash Media Server
8 1 (0.36%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (7.83%) Magento
2 6 (2.14%) OpenCart
3 5 (1.78%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (1.78%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.42%) GitHub
3 3 (1.07%) SaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.42%) HTTP
2 3 (1.07%) Intranet
3 2 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.36%) LDAP
4 1 (0.36%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.36%) SMTP
4 1 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (29.18%) SQL Server
2 75 (26.69%) MySQL
3 36 (12.81%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.14%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.78%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.71%) Redis
10 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 65 (23.13%) Git (software)
1 65 (23.13%) Visual Studio
2 27 (9.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (8.54%) Subversion
4 11 (3.91%) JUnit
5 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (2.49%) Ant
6 7 (2.49%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.49%) Grunt
7 4 (1.42%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.42%) MSTest
7 4 (1.42%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.71%) Phing
9 2 (0.71%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.71%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.71%) Selenium
9 2 (0.71%) Xcode
10 1 (0.36%) NUnit
General
1 20 (7.12%) Finance
2 15 (5.34%) Marketing
3 8 (2.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.49%) Games
5 6 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.78%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.07%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 237 (84.34%) Developer
2 94 (33.45%) .NET Developer
3 72 (25.62%) PHP Developer
4 68 (24.20%) C# Developer
5 55 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (14.95%) ASP.NET Developer
7 38 (13.52%) JavaScript Developer
8 34 (12.10%) HTML Developer
9 32 (11.39%) Senior Developer
10 30 (10.68%) Java Developer
11 26 (9.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (8.54%) Web Developer
13 20 (7.12%) Graduate
13 20 (7.12%) SQL Developer
14 18 (6.41%) Junior
14 18 (6.41%) Senior PHP Developer
15 17 (6.05%) Junior Developer
15 17 (6.05%) Software Engineer
16 15 (5.34%) Graduate Developer
16 15 (5.34%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (54.80%) .NET
1 154 (54.80%) HTML
2 150 (53.38%) CSS
3 118 (41.99%) jQuery
4 107 (38.08%) ASP.NET
5 58 (20.64%) XML
6 57 (20.28%) Web Services
7 51 (18.15%) .NET Framework
8 50 (17.79%) HTML5
9 44 (15.66%) Ajax
10 42 (14.95%) CSS3
11 35 (12.46%) LINQ
12 34 (12.10%) Symfony
13 30 (10.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 29 (10.32%) LAMP
15 28 (9.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (9.96%) WCF
16 27 (9.61%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (9.61%) SOAP
17 25 (8.90%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.46%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.25%) iPad
3 17 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.56%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.85%) User Experience
6 7 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.42%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.42%) Fintech
8 3 (1.07%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.71%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (0.71%) Contactless
9 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (18.86%) Linux
2 48 (17.08%) Windows
3 8 (2.85%) Unix
4 5 (1.78%) Android
4 5 (1.78%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.07%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.36%) AIX
6 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (47.69%) OO
2 117 (41.64%) MVC
3 107 (38.08%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (25.27%) Web Development
5 58 (20.64%) Scrum
6 48 (17.08%) TDD
7 35 (12.46%) Software Engineering
8 28 (9.96%) E-Commerce
9 25 (8.90%) OOD
10 24 (8.54%) Unit Testing
11 18 (6.41%) Refactoring
12 17 (6.05%) Open Source
12 17 (6.05%) SOA
13 15 (5.34%) Mentoring
14 14 (4.98%) SOLID
15 13 (4.63%) SDLC
15 13 (4.63%) UML
16 12 (4.27%) Front End Development
17 10 (3.56%) Software Testing
17 10 (3.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 176 (62.63%) JavaScript
2 143 (50.89%) C#
3 95 (33.81%) SQL
4 93 (33.10%) PHP
5 62 (22.06%) Java
6 46 (16.37%) T-SQL
7 30 (10.68%) C++
8 19 (6.76%) VB.NET
9 18 (6.41%) Python
9 18 (6.41%) Ruby
10 16 (5.69%) PHP 5
11 13 (4.63%) Perl
11 13 (4.63%) VB
12 6 (2.14%) C
12 6 (2.14%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.14%) VB6
13 3 (1.07%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.07%) XQuery
14 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.71%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 52 (18.51%) Degree
2 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.71%) PhD
4 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.42%) QA
2 3 (1.07%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.71%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (12.10%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.68%) Zend
3 9 (3.20%) Facebook
3 9 (3.20%) Twitter
4 8 (2.85%) Oracle
5 7 (2.49%) Google
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe
6 1 (0.36%) Perforce
6 1 (0.36%) SAP
6 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
NECS
Salary: £31,383 - 41,373 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
EMIS Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago