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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 76 70 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 234 227 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.12% 3.37% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 4.20% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 211 200 286
Average salary £34,000 £34,750 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.15% +6.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
6302 5407 5759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.89% 80.25% 79.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5285 4536 4958
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +1 154 £36,500 +4.28% 30
Cheshire -36 41 £32,500 -9.72% 9
Lancashire +17 29 £32,500 +30.00% 9
Merseyside +3 9 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Cumbria - 1 £30,500 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 283 (66.90%) HTML
2 259 (61.23%) JavaScript
3 244 (57.68%) CSS
4 224 (52.96%) OO
5 172 (40.66%) MVC
6 170 (40.19%) .NET
7 167 (39.48%) PHP
8 156 (36.88%) C#
9 153 (36.17%) SQL
10 147 (34.75%) jQuery
11 145 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
11 145 (34.28%) MySQL
12 112 (26.48%) ASP.NET
13 108 (25.53%) Degree
14 89 (21.04%) Scrum
15 88 (20.80%) Java
16 87 (20.57%) SQL Server
16 87 (20.57%) Linux
16 87 (20.57%) Unit Testing
17 78 (18.44%) Microsoft
18 77 (18.20%) E-Commerce
18 77 (18.20%) Git (software)
18 77 (18.20%) TDD
19 72 (17.02%) XML
20 71 (16.78%) Web Services
20 71 (16.78%) HTML5
21 68 (16.08%) Zend
22 66 (15.60%) Magento
23 62 (14.66%) Visual Studio
24 61 (14.42%) Windows

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 35 (8.27%) WordPress
2 29 (6.86%) SharePoint
3 28 (6.62%) Drupal
4 23 (5.44%) Apache
5 17 (4.02%) CMS
6 11 (2.60%) IIS
7 10 (2.36%) MODX
8 6 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.95%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.71%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.71%) Node.js
11 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.47%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 66 (15.60%) Magento
2 6 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.18%) GitHub
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.73%) SSL
2 15 (3.55%) Internet
3 13 (3.07%) HTTP
4 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (34.28%) MySQL
2 87 (20.57%) SQL Server
3 46 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.96%) RavenDB
5 15 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (3.07%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.18%) SQLite
9 4 (0.95%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.47%) Redis
11 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 77 (18.20%) Git (software)
2 62 (14.66%) Visual Studio
3 33 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (6.15%) Subversion
5 20 (4.73%) ReSharper
6 10 (2.36%) Mercurial
7 9 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 9 (2.13%) JUnit
8 7 (1.65%) JIRA
9 6 (1.42%) NetBeans
10 5 (1.18%) NUnit
10 5 (1.18%) Xcode
11 4 (0.95%) Flash Builder
12 3 (0.71%) PHPUnit
12 3 (0.71%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.47%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.47%) Selenium
13 2 (0.47%) TestDirector
14 1 (0.24%) WebObjects
General
1 38 (8.98%) Finance
2 31 (7.33%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.91%) Marketing
4 18 (4.26%) Advertising
5 9 (2.13%) Back Office
6 8 (1.89%) Games
7 7 (1.65%) Retail
8 4 (0.95%) Billing
9 3 (0.71%) Online Betting
9 3 (0.71%) Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 390 (92.20%) Developer
2 117 (27.66%) PHP Developer
3 98 (23.17%) .NET Developer
4 73 (17.26%) Senior Developer
5 64 (15.13%) Web Developer
6 45 (10.64%) C# Developer
7 42 (9.93%) Java Developer
8 40 (9.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (7.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 30 (7.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (6.15%) Software Developer
11 26 (6.15%) Magento Developer
12 21 (4.96%) Mobile Developer
13 20 (4.73%) PHP Magento Developer
14 17 (4.02%) Senior Java Developer
15 16 (3.78%) Senior .NET Developer
15 16 (3.78%) Junior
15 16 (3.78%) .NET Web Developer
15 16 (3.78%) Junior Developer
16 15 (3.55%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (66.90%) HTML
2 244 (57.68%) CSS
3 170 (40.19%) .NET
4 147 (34.75%) jQuery
5 112 (26.48%) ASP.NET
6 72 (17.02%) XML
7 71 (16.78%) Web Services
7 71 (16.78%) HTML5
8 53 (12.53%) LINQ
9 48 (11.35%) CSS3
10 40 (9.46%) Ajax
11 39 (9.22%) Backbone.js
12 34 (8.04%) SOAP
13 31 (7.33%) XHTML
14 29 (6.86%) Symfony
15 27 (6.38%) .NET Framework
16 26 (6.15%) XSLT
16 26 (6.15%) AngularJS
17 25 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (5.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.35%) Computer Science
2 39 (9.22%) Mobile App
3 23 (5.44%) N-Tier
4 22 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (4.73%) iPad
5 20 (4.73%) iPhone
6 18 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.36%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.13%) Social Media
9 8 (1.89%) User Experience
10 7 (1.65%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.18%) Graphic Design
12 4 (0.95%) Open Source
12 4 (0.95%) W3C
13 3 (0.71%) SCORM
13 3 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (0.47%) Machine to Machine
14 2 (0.47%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.47%) Telematics
15 1 (0.24%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.57%) Linux
2 61 (14.42%) Windows
3 40 (9.46%) Android
4 39 (9.22%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.36%) Windows Phone 8
5 10 (2.36%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.47%) UNIX
7 1 (0.24%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (52.96%) OO
2 172 (40.66%) MVC
3 145 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (21.04%) Scrum
5 87 (20.57%) Unit Testing
6 77 (18.20%) TDD
6 77 (18.20%) E-Commerce
7 44 (10.40%) Software Engineering
8 39 (9.22%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (7.80%) OO PHP
10 32 (7.57%) Android Development
10 32 (7.57%) Domain-Driven Design
11 28 (6.62%) OOD
12 27 (6.38%) iOS Development
12 27 (6.38%) Mentoring
13 26 (6.15%) SOA
14 25 (5.91%) Web Development
15 22 (5.20%) UML
16 20 (4.73%) MVVM
16 20 (4.73%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 259 (61.23%) JavaScript
2 167 (39.48%) PHP
3 156 (36.88%) C#
4 153 (36.17%) SQL
5 88 (20.80%) Java
6 44 (10.40%) T-SQL
7 39 (9.22%) PHP5
8 35 (8.27%) VB.NET
9 26 (6.15%) Objective-C
10 22 (5.20%) C++
11 19 (4.49%) Perl
12 16 (3.78%) VB
13 15 (3.55%) Ruby
14 14 (3.31%) VB6
15 9 (2.13%) Python
16 6 (1.42%) C
17 5 (1.18%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.95%) Delphi
19 3 (0.71%) Lua
19 3 (0.71%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 108 (25.53%) Degree
2 8 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.24%) HND
4 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.84%) WAI
2 6 (1.42%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (18.44%) Microsoft
2 68 (16.08%) Zend
3 11 (2.60%) Oracle
3 11 (2.60%) Facebook
4 9 (2.13%) Apple
5 6 (1.42%) Twitter
6 5 (1.18%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.95%) Tableau
7 4 (0.95%) Adobe
8 3 (0.71%) SAP
9 2 (0.47%) Google
10 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.24%) Sencha
10 1 (0.24%) Symbian
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