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

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 86 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 217 237 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.94% 3.53% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 4.44% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 183 214 283
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
6216 5336 5784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.09% 79.51% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5106 4486 4955
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 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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 September 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 29 September 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 0 149 £35,000 - 27
Cheshire -35 42 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Lancashire +6 17 £32,500 +30.00% 9
Merseyside -6 7 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Cumbria - 2 £30,500 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 270 (67.33%) HTML
2 252 (62.84%) JavaScript
3 235 (58.60%) CSS
4 210 (52.37%) OO
5 165 (41.15%) .NET
6 160 (39.90%) MVC
7 154 (38.40%) C#
7 154 (38.40%) PHP
8 144 (35.91%) Agile Software Development
9 136 (33.92%) MySQL
10 135 (33.67%) jQuery
11 134 (33.42%) SQL
12 109 (27.18%) ASP.NET
13 108 (26.93%) Degree
14 90 (22.44%) Scrum
15 87 (21.70%) SQL Server
16 80 (19.95%) TDD
17 78 (19.45%) Java
17 78 (19.45%) Linux
17 78 (19.45%) Microsoft
18 77 (19.20%) E-Commerce
18 77 (19.20%) Unit Testing
19 75 (18.70%) XML
20 73 (18.20%) Git (software)
21 70 (17.46%) Web Services
22 65 (16.21%) Zend
23 64 (15.96%) Magento
24 60 (14.96%) HTML5
25 58 (14.46%) Windows
26 57 (14.21%) Visual Studio

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 28 (6.98%) Drupal
2 27 (6.73%) WordPress
3 25 (6.23%) SharePoint
4 21 (5.24%) Apache
5 10 (2.49%) CMS
6 9 (2.24%) MODX
7 7 (1.75%) IIS
8 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.75%) Node.js
10 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.50%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 64 (15.96%) Magento
2 6 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.25%) GitHub
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.99%) SSL
2 17 (4.24%) HTTP
3 12 (2.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (33.92%) MySQL
2 87 (21.70%) SQL Server
3 49 (12.22%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.49%) RavenDB
5 17 (4.24%) RDBMS
6 16 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.25%) SQLite
9 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.50%) Redis
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.50%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.25%) DB2
11 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 73 (18.20%) Git (software)
2 57 (14.21%) Visual Studio
3 33 (8.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (5.74%) Subversion
5 21 (5.24%) ReSharper
6 9 (2.24%) Mercurial
7 7 (1.75%) JUnit
7 7 (1.75%) NUnit
8 5 (1.25%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.25%) JIRA
9 4 (1.00%) Xcode
10 3 (0.75%) NetBeans
10 3 (0.75%) PHPUnit
10 3 (0.75%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.50%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.50%) Moq
11 2 (0.50%) Selenium
11 2 (0.50%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.50%) MSTest
General
1 32 (7.98%) Finance
2 29 (7.23%) Telecoms
3 26 (6.48%) Marketing
4 10 (2.49%) Advertising
5 7 (1.75%) Back Office
5 7 (1.75%) Retail
6 6 (1.50%) Games
7 5 (1.25%) Billing
8 3 (0.75%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.50%) Banking
9 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 374 (93.27%) Developer
2 106 (26.43%) PHP Developer
3 95 (23.69%) .NET Developer
4 66 (16.46%) Senior Developer
5 56 (13.97%) Web Developer
6 49 (12.22%) C# Developer
7 41 (10.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (8.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 34 (8.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (7.23%) Java Developer
11 25 (6.23%) Magento Developer
12 23 (5.74%) Software Developer
13 19 (4.74%) Mobile Developer
13 19 (4.74%) iOS Developer
14 17 (4.24%) PHP Magento Developer
15 14 (3.49%) Senior .NET Developer
16 13 (3.24%) Front-End Developer
16 13 (3.24%) Lead Developer
17 12 (2.99%) .NET Web Developer
17 12 (2.99%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (67.33%) HTML
2 235 (58.60%) CSS
3 165 (41.15%) .NET
4 135 (33.67%) jQuery
5 109 (27.18%) ASP.NET
6 75 (18.70%) XML
7 70 (17.46%) Web Services
8 60 (14.96%) HTML5
9 52 (12.97%) LINQ
10 37 (9.23%) CSS3
11 34 (8.48%) Backbone.js
12 32 (7.98%) Ajax
13 29 (7.23%) XHTML
13 29 (7.23%) SOAP
14 28 (6.98%) Symfony
15 25 (6.23%) REST
16 24 (5.99%) Laravel
16 24 (5.99%) RESTful
16 24 (5.99%) XSLT
16 24 (5.99%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.22%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.22%) Mobile App
3 27 (6.73%) N-Tier
4 24 (5.99%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (5.24%) iPad
5 21 (5.24%) iPhone
6 15 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.99%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.49%) Blackberry
9 9 (2.24%) Social Media
9 9 (2.24%) User Experience
10 7 (1.75%) W3C
11 4 (1.00%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.75%) SCORM
12 3 (0.75%) Open Source
13 2 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.50%) Telematics
13 2 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.50%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 78 (19.45%) Linux
2 58 (14.46%) Windows
3 49 (12.22%) Android
4 47 (11.72%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.49%) Windows Phone 8
5 10 (2.49%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.50%) UNIX
7 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (52.37%) OO
2 160 (39.90%) MVC
3 144 (35.91%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (22.44%) Scrum
5 80 (19.95%) TDD
6 77 (19.20%) E-Commerce
6 77 (19.20%) Unit Testing
7 43 (10.72%) Android Development
8 39 (9.73%) Software Engineering
9 38 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (8.98%) iOS Development
11 31 (7.73%) OO PHP
11 31 (7.73%) Domain-Driven Design
12 26 (6.48%) Web Development
13 24 (5.99%) OOD
13 24 (5.99%) SOA
14 23 (5.74%) UML
15 22 (5.49%) MVVM
16 17 (4.24%) Mentoring
17 16 (3.99%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 252 (62.84%) JavaScript
2 154 (38.40%) C#
2 154 (38.40%) PHP
3 134 (33.42%) SQL
4 78 (19.45%) Java
5 45 (11.22%) T-SQL
6 34 (8.48%) PHP5
7 31 (7.73%) VB.NET
8 29 (7.23%) Objective-C
9 19 (4.74%) Perl
10 16 (3.99%) VB
11 15 (3.74%) C++
12 13 (3.24%) VB6
12 13 (3.24%) Ruby
13 7 (1.75%) Python
14 4 (1.00%) C
15 3 (0.75%) Delphi
15 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.75%) PHP4
16 2 (0.50%) Lua
Qualifications
1 108 (26.93%) Degree
2 6 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.75%) MCTS
4 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.50%) MCP
4 2 (0.50%) MCAD
4 2 (0.50%) MCSD
5 1 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.99%) WAI
2 5 (1.25%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (19.45%) Microsoft
2 65 (16.21%) Zend
3 12 (2.99%) Oracle
4 11 (2.74%) Facebook
5 8 (2.00%) Apple
6 5 (1.25%) Twitter
6 5 (1.25%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.50%) Tableau
7 2 (0.50%) SAP
8 1 (0.25%) Google
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