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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / North West
Rank 91 114 67
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -47
Permanent jobs citing OOP 181 126 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.05% 2.31% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 2.64% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 176 121 269
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
5272 4766 5790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.96% 87.55% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4421 3962 4954
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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 +10 126 £40,000 - 28
Lancashire +6 26 £32,500 +6.73% 2
Merseyside +1 15 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Cheshire -5 13 £37,500 +44.23% 3
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 224 (57.29%) HTML
2 215 (54.99%) CSS
3 206 (52.69%) JavaScript
4 201 (51.41%) OO
5 182 (46.55%) PHP
6 163 (41.69%) Agile Software Development
7 158 (40.41%) MySQL
8 155 (39.64%) jQuery
9 145 (37.08%) C#
10 137 (35.04%) MVC
11 129 (32.99%) .NET
12 97 (24.81%) ASP.NET
13 95 (24.30%) TDD
14 84 (21.48%) SQL
15 80 (20.46%) Web Development
16 78 (19.95%) HTML5
17 77 (19.69%) Web Services
18 75 (19.18%) XML
19 74 (18.93%) Git (software)
20 73 (18.67%) Scrum
21 67 (17.14%) SQL Server
22 66 (16.88%) iPad
23 57 (14.58%) Java
24 56 (14.32%) Microsoft
25 54 (13.81%) Windows
25 54 (13.81%) Software Engineering
25 54 (13.81%) CSS3
26 53 (13.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 51 (13.04%) Marketing
28 50 (12.79%) .NET Framework

OOP
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 35 (8.95%) WordPress
2 14 (3.58%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.56%) CMS
3 10 (2.56%) JBoss
3 10 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.53%) Apache
4 6 (1.53%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.28%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.02%) ColdFusion
6 4 (1.02%) Confluence
6 4 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.02%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.77%) IIS
8 2 (0.51%) Drupal
8 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.26%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (9.72%) Magento
2 6 (1.53%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.51%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.86%) GitHub
2 8 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.02%) Sage Pay
4 2 (0.51%) Google Play
4 2 (0.51%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.14%) HTTP
2 8 (2.05%) Internet
3 5 (1.28%) DNS
3 5 (1.28%) SMTP
4 3 (0.77%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.77%) RFID
5 2 (0.51%) SMS
6 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (40.41%) MySQL
2 67 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 31 (7.93%) Relational Database
4 27 (6.91%) RDBMS
5 14 (3.58%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.28%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.02%) Redis
9 3 (0.77%) Big Data
9 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.26%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.26%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.26%) Riak
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 74 (18.93%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.12%) JUnit
3 19 (4.86%) Ant
4 16 (4.09%) Eclipse
4 16 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (3.58%) Subversion
6 12 (3.07%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.53%) NUnit
8 5 (1.28%) JIRA
9 4 (1.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 4 (1.02%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.02%) Maven
9 4 (1.02%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.02%) PowerBuilder
10 3 (0.77%) git-flow
10 3 (0.77%) Grunt
10 3 (0.77%) gulp
10 3 (0.77%) Mockito
10 3 (0.77%) Moq
10 3 (0.77%) RSpec
General
1 51 (13.04%) Marketing
2 17 (4.35%) Finance
3 12 (3.07%) Retail
4 8 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.28%) Advertising
6 3 (0.77%) Games
7 2 (0.51%) Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 360 (92.07%) Developer
2 140 (35.81%) PHP Developer
3 81 (20.72%) .NET Developer
4 80 (20.46%) C# Developer
5 61 (15.60%) Senior Developer
6 60 (15.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 46 (11.76%) Web Developer
8 35 (8.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 35 (8.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (8.18%) Java Developer
10 29 (7.42%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (7.42%) Junior
11 28 (7.16%) Junior Developer
12 24 (6.14%) Senior Java Developer
13 23 (5.88%) Lead Developer
14 19 (4.86%) iOS Developer
14 19 (4.86%) SQL Developer
15 18 (4.60%) MySQL Developer
15 18 (4.60%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 17 (4.35%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (57.29%) HTML
2 215 (54.99%) CSS
3 155 (39.64%) jQuery
4 129 (32.99%) .NET
5 97 (24.81%) ASP.NET
6 78 (19.95%) HTML5
7 77 (19.69%) Web Services
8 75 (19.18%) XML
9 54 (13.81%) CSS3
10 53 (13.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 50 (12.79%) .NET Framework
12 47 (12.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (11.25%) AngularJS
14 42 (10.74%) Laravel
15 40 (10.23%) Entity Framework
16 38 (9.72%) WCF
17 37 (9.46%) RESTful
18 32 (8.18%) ASP.NET Web API
19 31 (7.93%) NHibernate
20 30 (7.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.88%) iPad
2 50 (12.79%) Mobile App
3 47 (12.02%) User Experience
4 38 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (7.93%) N-Tier
6 25 (6.39%) Computer Science
7 22 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.05%) 3D Graphics
8 8 (2.05%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (2.05%) Augmented Reality
8 8 (2.05%) HoloLens
8 8 (2.05%) iPhone
8 8 (2.05%) Kinect
9 7 (1.79%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.28%) Graphic Design
10 5 (1.28%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.02%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.77%) Social Media
13 1 (0.26%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.26%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 54 (13.81%) Windows
2 37 (9.46%) Apple iOS
2 37 (9.46%) Linux
3 26 (6.65%) Windows Server
4 20 (5.12%) Android
5 4 (1.02%) Unix
6 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (51.41%) OO
2 163 (41.69%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (35.04%) MVC
4 95 (24.30%) TDD
5 80 (20.46%) Web Development
6 73 (18.67%) Scrum
7 54 (13.81%) Software Engineering
8 49 (12.53%) E-Commerce
9 37 (9.46%) Unit Testing
10 35 (8.95%) SDLC
11 34 (8.70%) SOLID
12 31 (7.93%) UML
13 30 (7.67%) Mentoring
14 29 (7.42%) BDD
15 28 (7.16%) Kanban
15 28 (7.16%) Refactoring
16 27 (6.91%) Load Balancing
17 24 (6.14%) Front End Development
17 24 (6.14%) Non-Functional Testing
17 24 (6.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 206 (52.69%) JavaScript
2 182 (46.55%) PHP
3 145 (37.08%) C#
4 84 (21.48%) SQL
5 57 (14.58%) Java
6 24 (6.14%) VB.NET
7 20 (5.12%) C++
8 19 (4.86%) Objective-C
9 18 (4.60%) Apple Swift
10 12 (3.07%) PowerShell
10 12 (3.07%) Ruby
11 10 (2.56%) Python
12 8 (2.05%) XQuery
13 7 (1.79%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.53%) C
14 6 (1.53%) PHP 5
15 5 (1.28%) Perl
16 2 (0.51%) ABAP
16 2 (0.51%) ES6
16 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (8.18%) Degree
2 5 (1.28%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.63%) WAI
2 3 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.26%) KVM
2 1 (0.26%) oVirt
2 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) Ansible
2 1 (0.26%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.26%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.26%) Marathon
2 1 (0.26%) Mesos
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (14.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.42%) Zend
3 12 (3.07%) Google
4 10 (2.56%) Twitter
5 9 (2.30%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.53%) IBM
6 6 (1.53%) Oracle
7 4 (1.02%) Adobe
8 3 (0.77%) Facebook
8 3 (0.77%) SAP
9 2 (0.51%) Apple
9 2 (0.51%) Sybase
10 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.26%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.26%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.26%) VMware
10 1 (0.26%) WSO2
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London and Manchester
MI5
Salary: Central London: £46,898 - £50,412 Greater Manchester: £44,206 - £47,486
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Good employee benefits
Posted: 8 days ago