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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 80 68 86
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOP 220 230 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.96% 3.23% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 4.17% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 178 209 209
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6064 5518 5716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.65% 77.54% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4808 4678 4990
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,465
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
Manchester +1 153 £35,000 - 23
Cheshire -35 41 £37,500 - 11
Lancashire +4 13 £30,000 +9.09% 8
Merseyside -9 8 £32,500 - 2
Cumbria - 3 £30,500 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 265 (68.12%) HTML
2 244 (62.72%) JavaScript
3 237 (60.93%) CSS
4 208 (53.47%) OO
5 163 (41.90%) .NET
6 155 (39.85%) C#
7 154 (39.59%) MVC
8 145 (37.28%) PHP
9 127 (32.65%) MySQL
10 121 (31.11%) jQuery
11 119 (30.59%) SQL
12 105 (26.99%) ASP.NET
13 97 (24.94%) Degree
13 97 (24.94%) SQL Server
14 96 (24.68%) TDD
15 92 (23.65%) Scrum
16 81 (20.82%) XML
17 78 (20.05%) Microsoft
18 76 (19.54%) Linux
19 75 (19.28%) E-Commerce
20 72 (18.51%) Java
21 70 (17.99%) Unit Testing
21 70 (17.99%) Git (software)
22 67 (17.22%) HTML5
23 66 (16.97%) Zend
24 64 (16.45%) Web Services
25 60 (15.42%) Android
26 58 (14.91%) Windows
27 57 (14.65%) Magento
27 57 (14.65%) Apple iOS

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 29 (7.46%) Drupal
2 22 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 21 (5.40%) Apache
3 21 (5.40%) WordPress
4 9 (2.31%) CMS
5 8 (2.06%) MODX
6 3 (0.77%) Node.js
7 2 (0.51%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.51%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.51%) IIS
8 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.26%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 57 (14.65%) Magento
2 8 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.54%) GitHub
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.14%) HTTP
1 20 (5.14%) Internet
2 19 (4.88%) SSL
3 2 (0.51%) Intranet
4 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (32.65%) MySQL
2 97 (24.94%) SQL Server
3 53 (13.62%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.66%) RavenDB
5 21 (5.40%) RDBMS
6 20 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.29%) SQLite
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.51%) DB2
11 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.26%) MS Access
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.26%) Redis
11 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 70 (17.99%) Git (software)
2 49 (12.60%) Visual Studio
3 34 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (5.66%) Subversion
5 21 (5.40%) ReSharper
6 12 (3.08%) NUnit
7 9 (2.31%) Mercurial
8 7 (1.80%) JUnit
8 7 (1.80%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (1.80%) Moq
8 7 (1.80%) MSTest
9 3 (0.77%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.51%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.51%) Phing
10 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.51%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.51%) JIRA
10 2 (0.51%) Ant
10 2 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 34 (8.74%) Marketing
2 27 (6.94%) Finance
3 24 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.31%) Retail
5 6 (1.54%) Games
6 5 (1.29%) Billing
7 4 (1.03%) Advertising
8 3 (0.77%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 360 (92.54%) Developer
2 98 (25.19%) PHP Developer
3 95 (24.42%) .NET Developer
4 56 (14.40%) Senior Developer
4 56 (14.40%) C# Developer
5 48 (12.34%) Web Developer
6 46 (11.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 44 (11.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 42 (10.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (7.20%) Software Developer
10 23 (5.91%) Mobile Developer
11 22 (5.66%) Magento Developer
12 21 (5.40%) Java Developer
13 18 (4.63%) iOS Developer
14 15 (3.86%) Front-End Developer
15 14 (3.60%) PHP Magento Developer
16 11 (2.83%) VB.NET Developer
16 11 (2.83%) Software Engineer
16 11 (2.83%) Senior .NET Developer
16 11 (2.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (68.12%) HTML
2 237 (60.93%) CSS
3 163 (41.90%) .NET
4 121 (31.11%) jQuery
5 105 (26.99%) ASP.NET
6 81 (20.82%) XML
7 67 (17.22%) HTML5
8 64 (16.45%) Web Services
9 41 (10.54%) LINQ
10 39 (10.03%) CSS3
11 29 (7.46%) Backbone.js
12 27 (6.94%) Symfony
13 26 (6.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (6.68%) Ajax
14 24 (6.17%) RESTful
15 23 (5.91%) XHTML
15 23 (5.91%) Laravel
16 22 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
16 22 (5.66%) REST
16 22 (5.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.83%) Mobile App
2 40 (10.28%) Computer Science
3 34 (8.74%) N-Tier
4 25 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (5.40%) iPhone
6 19 (4.88%) iPad
7 14 (3.60%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.57%) W3C
8 10 (2.57%) Blackberry
9 9 (2.31%) Social Media
10 8 (2.06%) Streaming Media
10 8 (2.06%) Open Source
11 7 (1.80%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.03%) New Media
12 4 (1.03%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.77%) Statistics
14 2 (0.51%) Web 2.0
14 2 (0.51%) Visualisation
15 1 (0.26%) BBC
15 1 (0.26%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 76 (19.54%) Linux
2 60 (15.42%) Android
3 58 (14.91%) Windows
4 57 (14.65%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.57%) Windows Phone
5 10 (2.57%) Windows Phone 8
6 4 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.77%) UNIX
8 1 (0.26%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (53.47%) OO
2 154 (39.59%) MVC
3 96 (24.68%) TDD
4 92 (23.65%) Scrum
5 75 (19.28%) E-Commerce
6 70 (17.99%) Unit Testing
7 53 (13.62%) Software Engineering
8 46 (11.83%) Android Development
9 42 (10.80%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (9.77%) iOS Development
12 30 (7.71%) OOD
13 27 (6.94%) UML
13 27 (6.94%) OO PHP
14 26 (6.68%) Domain-Driven Design
15 25 (6.43%) Web Development
15 25 (6.43%) MVVM
16 23 (5.91%) SOA
17 19 (4.88%) Stress Testing
17 19 (4.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 244 (62.72%) JavaScript
2 155 (39.85%) C#
3 145 (37.28%) PHP
4 119 (30.59%) SQL
5 72 (18.51%) Java
6 44 (11.31%) T-SQL
7 38 (9.77%) Objective-C
8 32 (8.23%) PHP5
9 24 (6.17%) Ruby
9 24 (6.17%) VB.NET
10 20 (5.14%) Perl
11 17 (4.37%) C++
12 15 (3.86%) VB
13 12 (3.08%) VB6
14 11 (2.83%) C
15 5 (1.29%) Python
16 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.77%) PHP4
17 2 (0.51%) CoffeeScript
17 2 (0.51%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 97 (24.94%) Degree
2 10 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.54%) MCTS
4 5 (1.29%) MCP
4 5 (1.29%) MCAD
4 5 (1.29%) MCSD
5 4 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.88%) WAI
2 5 (1.29%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 78 (20.05%) Microsoft
2 66 (16.97%) Zend
3 14 (3.60%) Oracle
4 10 (2.57%) Facebook
5 7 (1.80%) Apple
6 6 (1.54%) Twitter
7 5 (1.29%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.51%) SAP
9 1 (0.26%) Sony
9 1 (0.26%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.26%) JBoss
9 1 (0.26%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £32k - £35k DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000+ per annum depending on experien
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 +
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago