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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 57 88 72
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Permanent jobs citing OOP 282 192 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.07% 2.89% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 3.49% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 264 186 219
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £47,950 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
5749 5495 5998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.05% 82.78% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 4539 4994
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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 +39 206 £37,500 +7.14% 43
Lancashire +30 32 £27,500 -15.38% 10
Cheshire -26 31 £32,500 -18.75% 8
Merseyside +1 16 £38,500 +18.46% 6
Cumbria -3 1 £21,000 -2.32%
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 358 (66.67%) HTML
2 322 (59.96%) JavaScript
3 304 (56.61%) CSS
4 284 (52.89%) OO
5 274 (51.02%) PHP
6 264 (49.16%) MySQL
7 238 (44.32%) jQuery
8 214 (39.85%) MVC
9 189 (35.20%) SQL
10 170 (31.66%) .NET
11 159 (29.61%) C#
12 139 (25.88%) HTML5
13 133 (24.77%) ASP.NET
14 122 (22.72%) Java
15 118 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
16 109 (20.30%) SQL Server
17 100 (18.62%) Ajax
18 97 (18.06%) Linux
19 94 (17.50%) Web Services
20 88 (16.39%) CSS3
21 87 (16.20%) XML
22 85 (15.83%) Windows
23 77 (14.34%) TDD
24 71 (13.22%) Degree
25 66 (12.29%) SOAP
26 65 (12.10%) Microsoft
27 63 (11.73%) Magento
28 60 (11.17%) Unit Testing
28 60 (11.17%) Laravel
29 59 (10.99%) Zend

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 51 (9.50%) WordPress
2 39 (7.26%) CMS
3 38 (7.08%) Drupal
4 32 (5.96%) Apache
5 24 (4.47%) SharePoint
6 18 (3.35%) Joomla!
7 16 (2.98%) IIS
7 16 (2.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (2.23%) WebSphere
8 12 (2.23%) WebLogic
8 12 (2.23%) GlassFish
9 8 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.93%) Node.js
11 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.74%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.37%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.37%) MODX
12 2 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.79%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 63 (11.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.19%) Shopify
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.35%) HTTP
2 12 (2.23%) Internet
3 8 (1.49%) SSL
4 7 (1.30%) SSH
5 3 (0.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (49.16%) MySQL
2 109 (20.30%) SQL Server
3 44 (8.19%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.10%) RDBMS
5 12 (2.23%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.56%) SQLite
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.37%) Redis
10 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 49 (9.12%) Visual Studio
3 33 (6.15%) Eclipse
4 28 (5.21%) JUnit
4 28 (5.21%) Subversion
5 18 (3.35%) JIRA
6 13 (2.42%) Ant
7 11 (2.05%) Flash Builder
8 6 (1.12%) Xcode
8 6 (1.12%) NetBeans
9 4 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.74%) Selenium
10 3 (0.56%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.37%) Grunt
12 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.19%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.19%) FireMonkey
12 1 (0.19%) FogBugz
12 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (9.50%) Finance
2 38 (7.08%) Marketing
3 21 (3.91%) Advertising
4 16 (2.98%) Back Office
5 12 (2.23%) Music Industry
6 11 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.49%) Publishing
8 6 (1.12%) Retail
9 5 (0.93%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.74%) Banking
11 3 (0.56%) Billing
11 3 (0.56%) Games
12 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 503 (93.67%) Developer
2 200 (37.24%) PHP Developer
3 98 (18.25%) .NET Developer
4 96 (17.88%) Senior Developer
5 75 (13.97%) Web Developer
6 61 (11.36%) Java Developer
7 53 (9.87%) C# Developer
8 51 (9.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 43 (8.01%) ASP.NET Developer
10 42 (7.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 38 (7.08%) Junior Developer
11 38 (7.08%) Junior
12 35 (6.52%) Software Developer
13 28 (5.21%) Senior .NET Developer
14 26 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
15 23 (4.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 22 (4.10%) Junior PHP Developer
17 20 (3.72%) Senior PHP Developer
17 20 (3.72%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
18 19 (3.54%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (66.67%) HTML
2 304 (56.61%) CSS
3 238 (44.32%) jQuery
4 170 (31.66%) .NET
5 139 (25.88%) HTML5
6 133 (24.77%) ASP.NET
7 100 (18.62%) Ajax
8 94 (17.50%) Web Services
9 88 (16.39%) CSS3
10 87 (16.20%) XML
11 66 (12.29%) SOAP
12 60 (11.17%) Laravel
13 54 (10.06%) AngularJS
14 43 (8.01%) Symfony
15 41 (7.64%) XHTML
16 37 (6.89%) J2EE
16 37 (6.89%) RESTful
17 36 (6.70%) REST
18 33 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 32 (5.96%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.43%) Mobile App
2 40 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.66%) N-Tier
5 19 (3.54%) iPhone
6 17 (3.17%) User Experience
7 15 (2.79%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.86%) Open Source
9 9 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (1.68%) iPad
10 7 (1.30%) Photography
10 7 (1.30%) W3C
11 4 (0.74%) SCORM
11 4 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.56%) Machine to Machine
12 3 (0.56%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.37%) STB
13 2 (0.37%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.37%) BBC
13 2 (0.37%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 97 (18.06%) Linux
2 85 (15.83%) Windows
3 43 (8.01%) Android
4 32 (5.96%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.42%) UNIX
6 6 (1.12%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.93%) CentOS
7 5 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (52.89%) OO
2 214 (39.85%) MVC
3 118 (21.97%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (14.34%) TDD
5 60 (11.17%) Unit Testing
6 56 (10.43%) Software Engineering
7 53 (9.87%) E-Commerce
8 52 (9.68%) OO PHP
9 40 (7.45%) Web Development
10 38 (7.08%) Scrum
11 34 (6.33%) UML
12 33 (6.15%) Android Development
13 31 (5.77%) iOS Development
14 29 (5.40%) Mentoring
15 27 (5.03%) Web Design
16 24 (4.47%) OOD
17 21 (3.91%) Coaching
18 18 (3.35%) Load Balancing
18 18 (3.35%) Use Case
18 18 (3.35%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 322 (59.96%) JavaScript
2 274 (51.02%) PHP
3 189 (35.20%) SQL
4 159 (29.61%) C#
5 122 (22.72%) Java
6 49 (9.12%) C++
7 41 (7.64%) PHP5
8 34 (6.33%) VB.NET
9 23 (4.28%) Ruby
10 20 (3.72%) Python
11 19 (3.54%) T-SQL
11 19 (3.54%) Objective-C
12 16 (2.98%) Perl
13 14 (2.61%) VB
13 14 (2.61%) C
14 8 (1.49%) Delphi
15 6 (1.12%) XAML
16 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.56%) VB6
16 3 (0.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 71 (13.22%) Degree
2 10 (1.86%) VCP4
3 5 (0.93%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) HND
4 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.35%) WAI
2 1 (0.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.93%) Puppet
3 4 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.56%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (12.10%) Microsoft
2 59 (10.99%) Zend
3 34 (6.33%) Twitter
4 27 (5.03%) Facebook
5 18 (3.35%) Adobe
6 17 (3.17%) Oracle
7 6 (1.12%) Apple
8 5 (0.93%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.74%) Tableau
10 2 (0.37%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.37%) Google
10 2 (0.37%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.37%) Sencha
11 1 (0.19%) SAP
11 1 (0.19%) Symbian
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