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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 53 77 70
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 280 208 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.12% 3.14% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 3.82% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 273 193 263
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
5616 5444 6390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.55% 82.24% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4818 4558 5523
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +42 199 £36,000 +10.76% 40
Lancashire +25 47 £27,500 -15.38% 10
Cheshire -46 27 £34,000 -9.33% 5
Merseyside -7 11 £35,000 +12.90% 7
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 359 (68.64%) HTML
2 334 (63.86%) JavaScript
3 309 (59.08%) CSS
4 292 (55.83%) OO
5 261 (49.90%) PHP
6 259 (49.52%) MySQL
7 243 (46.46%) jQuery
8 223 (42.64%) MVC
9 189 (36.14%) SQL
10 183 (34.99%) .NET
11 165 (31.55%) C#
12 145 (27.72%) ASP.NET
13 132 (25.24%) HTML5
14 116 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
15 110 (21.03%) Java
16 107 (20.46%) SQL Server
17 99 (18.93%) Linux
18 93 (17.78%) Web Services
19 92 (17.59%) XML
20 91 (17.40%) Ajax
21 90 (17.21%) CSS3
22 88 (16.83%) Degree
23 83 (15.87%) Windows
24 66 (12.62%) Microsoft
24 66 (12.62%) TDD
25 64 (12.24%) SOAP
26 63 (12.05%) Magento
27 62 (11.85%) Zend
28 61 (11.66%) Unit Testing
28 61 (11.66%) Git (software)

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 53 (10.13%) WordPress
2 37 (7.07%) Drupal
3 36 (6.88%) CMS
4 30 (5.74%) Apache
5 27 (5.16%) SharePoint
6 17 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (3.25%) Joomla!
7 15 (2.87%) IIS
8 8 (1.53%) GlassFish
8 8 (1.53%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.53%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.96%) Node.js
11 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.76%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.57%) MODX
13 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (2.87%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.68%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 63 (12.05%) Magento
2 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.76%) GitHub
3 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.06%) Internet
2 15 (2.87%) HTTP
3 12 (2.29%) SSL
4 7 (1.34%) SSH
5 3 (0.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (49.52%) MySQL
2 107 (20.46%) SQL Server
3 46 (8.80%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.63%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.34%) SQLite
6 7 (1.34%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (0.76%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.38%) Redis
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.19%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 61 (11.66%) Git (software)
2 57 (10.90%) Visual Studio
3 34 (6.50%) Subversion
4 29 (5.54%) Eclipse
5 23 (4.40%) JUnit
6 15 (2.87%) JIRA
7 13 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (2.10%) Flash Builder
9 9 (1.72%) Ant
10 7 (1.34%) Xcode
11 6 (1.15%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.76%) Selenium
12 4 (0.76%) NUnit
13 3 (0.57%) Jasmine
14 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.38%) TestDirector
15 1 (0.19%) WebObjects
15 1 (0.19%) ReSharper
15 1 (0.19%) PHPUnit
General
1 50 (9.56%) Finance
2 35 (6.69%) Marketing
3 21 (4.02%) Advertising
4 18 (3.44%) Back Office
5 15 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.10%) Music Industry
7 6 (1.15%) Multimedia
7 6 (1.15%) Retail
8 5 (0.96%) Publishing
9 4 (0.76%) Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Games
10 3 (0.57%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 486 (92.93%) Developer
2 193 (36.90%) PHP Developer
3 99 (18.93%) .NET Developer
4 84 (16.06%) Senior Developer
5 82 (15.68%) Web Developer
6 55 (10.52%) Java Developer
7 50 (9.56%) C# Developer
8 47 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 41 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 37 (7.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (6.50%) Junior Developer
11 34 (6.50%) Junior
12 32 (6.12%) Software Developer
13 26 (4.97%) Senior .NET Developer
14 25 (4.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 24 (4.59%) Junior PHP Developer
16 23 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
17 21 (4.02%) .NET Web Developer
17 21 (4.02%) Senior PHP Developer
18 18 (3.44%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (68.64%) HTML
2 309 (59.08%) CSS
3 243 (46.46%) jQuery
4 183 (34.99%) .NET
5 145 (27.72%) ASP.NET
6 132 (25.24%) HTML5
7 93 (17.78%) Web Services
8 92 (17.59%) XML
9 91 (17.40%) Ajax
10 90 (17.21%) CSS3
11 64 (12.24%) SOAP
12 54 (10.33%) Laravel
13 43 (8.22%) XHTML
13 43 (8.22%) AngularJS
14 39 (7.46%) LINQ
15 36 (6.88%) Symfony
16 34 (6.50%) .NET Framework
16 34 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (6.31%) CodeIgniter
18 32 (6.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.52%) Mobile App
2 40 (7.65%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.40%) iPhone
5 18 (3.44%) N-Tier
6 15 (2.87%) Data Integration
7 14 (2.68%) User Experience
8 13 (2.49%) iPad
9 12 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.34%) Photography
10 7 (1.34%) Open Source
11 6 (1.15%) W3C
12 5 (0.96%) SCORM
13 4 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.76%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.57%) BBC
14 3 (0.57%) Machine to Machine
15 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.38%) Smart Meter
15 2 (0.38%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 99 (18.93%) Linux
2 83 (15.87%) Windows
3 48 (9.18%) Android
4 36 (6.88%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.53%) UNIX
6 5 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.96%) CentOS
6 5 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.76%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (0.76%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (55.83%) OO
2 223 (42.64%) MVC
3 116 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (12.62%) TDD
5 61 (11.66%) Unit Testing
6 58 (11.09%) E-Commerce
7 53 (10.13%) Software Engineering
8 49 (9.37%) OO PHP
9 44 (8.41%) Scrum
10 39 (7.46%) Android Development
10 39 (7.46%) Web Development
11 35 (6.69%) Mentoring
12 31 (5.93%) iOS Development
12 31 (5.93%) UML
12 31 (5.93%) OOD
13 26 (4.97%) Web Design
14 23 (4.40%) Coaching
15 20 (3.82%) Mobile Application Development
16 15 (2.87%) Load Balancing
16 15 (2.87%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 334 (63.86%) JavaScript
2 261 (49.90%) PHP
3 189 (36.14%) SQL
4 165 (31.55%) C#
5 110 (21.03%) Java
6 44 (8.41%) PHP5
7 38 (7.27%) C++
8 33 (6.31%) VB.NET
9 24 (4.59%) T-SQL
10 23 (4.40%) Objective-C
11 17 (3.25%) Ruby
11 17 (3.25%) Python
12 16 (3.06%) Perl
13 8 (1.53%) C
14 7 (1.34%) VB
15 6 (1.15%) Delphi
16 4 (0.76%) XAML
17 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.57%) VB6
17 3 (0.57%) Lua
Qualifications
1 88 (16.83%) Degree
2 7 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.19%) HND
4 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.87%) WAI
2 3 (0.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.96%) Puppet
3 4 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 66 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 62 (11.85%) Zend
3 32 (6.12%) Twitter
4 26 (4.97%) Facebook
5 18 (3.44%) Adobe
6 12 (2.29%) Oracle
7 7 (1.34%) Apple
8 5 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.76%) Tableau
9 4 (0.76%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.38%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.38%) Sencha
10 2 (0.38%) Google
10 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.19%) Symbian
11 1 (0.19%) SAP
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Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Health Care, + Other Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
TRG
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
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