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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 92 68 72
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 211 237 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.85% 3.46% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 4.35% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 175 217 262
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
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
6211 5443 5765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.83% 79.39% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5049 4615 4953
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 £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 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 19 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 +3 144 £34,500 -1.42% 30
Cheshire -36 43 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Lancashire +4 15 £32,500 +30.00% 5
Merseyside -5 7 £35,000 +11.11%
Cumbria - 2 £30,500 -
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 272 (68.51%) HTML
2 254 (63.98%) JavaScript
3 238 (59.95%) CSS
4 206 (51.89%) OO
5 167 (42.07%) .NET
6 161 (40.55%) MVC
7 157 (39.55%) C#
8 152 (38.29%) PHP
9 147 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
10 137 (34.51%) MySQL
11 134 (33.75%) jQuery
12 130 (32.75%) SQL
13 109 (27.46%) ASP.NET
14 104 (26.20%) Degree
15 93 (23.43%) Scrum
16 89 (22.42%) SQL Server
17 83 (20.91%) TDD
18 79 (19.90%) Linux
19 78 (19.65%) Microsoft
20 77 (19.40%) XML
20 77 (19.40%) E-Commerce
21 74 (18.64%) Java
22 73 (18.39%) Git (software)
23 72 (18.14%) Unit Testing
24 69 (17.38%) Web Services
25 67 (16.88%) Zend
26 64 (16.12%) Magento
27 60 (15.11%) Windows
27 60 (15.11%) HTML5
28 57 (14.36%) Visual Studio

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 30 (7.56%) Drupal
2 25 (6.30%) WordPress
3 23 (5.79%) SharePoint
4 21 (5.29%) Apache
5 10 (2.52%) CMS
6 9 (2.27%) MODX
7 5 (1.26%) IIS
8 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.76%) Node.js
9 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.50%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (2.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 64 (16.12%) Magento
2 6 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.26%) GitHub
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.29%) SSL
2 18 (4.53%) HTTP
3 13 (3.27%) Internet
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (34.51%) MySQL
2 89 (22.42%) SQL Server
3 49 (12.34%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.54%) RavenDB
5 18 (4.53%) RDBMS
6 16 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.26%) SQLite
9 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.50%) Redis
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.50%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.25%) DB2
11 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 73 (18.39%) Git (software)
2 57 (14.36%) Visual Studio
3 33 (8.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (5.79%) Subversion
5 21 (5.29%) ReSharper
6 9 (2.27%) Mercurial
6 9 (2.27%) NUnit
7 5 (1.26%) JIRA
7 5 (1.26%) JUnit
8 4 (1.01%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.01%) MSTest
8 4 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.01%) Moq
9 3 (0.76%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.76%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.76%) Xcode
10 2 (0.50%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.50%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.50%) Selenium
10 2 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (7.56%) Finance
2 29 (7.30%) Telecoms
2 29 (7.30%) Marketing
3 8 (2.02%) Advertising
4 7 (1.76%) Retail
5 6 (1.51%) Back Office
5 6 (1.51%) Games
6 5 (1.26%) Billing
7 3 (0.76%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.50%) Banking
8 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 369 (92.95%) Developer
2 104 (26.20%) PHP Developer
3 96 (24.18%) .NET Developer
4 63 (15.87%) Senior Developer
5 54 (13.60%) Web Developer
6 50 (12.59%) C# Developer
7 42 (10.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (9.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 35 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (6.30%) Magento Developer
11 24 (6.05%) Java Developer
12 22 (5.54%) Software Developer
13 20 (5.04%) Mobile Developer
14 18 (4.53%) iOS Developer
15 17 (4.28%) PHP Magento Developer
16 14 (3.53%) Front-End Developer
16 14 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
17 13 (3.27%) Lead Developer
18 12 (3.02%) VB.NET Developer
19 11 (2.77%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (68.51%) HTML
2 238 (59.95%) CSS
3 167 (42.07%) .NET
4 134 (33.75%) jQuery
5 109 (27.46%) ASP.NET
6 77 (19.40%) XML
7 69 (17.38%) Web Services
8 60 (15.11%) HTML5
9 51 (12.85%) LINQ
10 37 (9.32%) CSS3
11 34 (8.56%) Backbone.js
12 29 (7.30%) XHTML
12 29 (7.30%) Ajax
13 28 (7.05%) Symfony
14 27 (6.80%) SOAP
15 25 (6.30%) REST
16 24 (6.05%) Laravel
16 24 (6.05%) RESTful
17 23 (5.79%) XSLT
18 22 (5.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.08%) Computer Science
2 40 (10.08%) Mobile App
3 28 (7.05%) N-Tier
4 24 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (5.04%) iPad
5 20 (5.04%) iPhone
6 15 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (3.53%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.77%) User Experience
9 10 (2.52%) Blackberry
10 9 (2.27%) Social Media
11 8 (2.02%) W3C
12 4 (1.01%) Graphic Design
12 4 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.76%) Open Source
13 3 (0.76%) SCORM
14 2 (0.50%) Streaming Media
14 2 (0.50%) Web 2.0
14 2 (0.50%) Statistics
14 2 (0.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 79 (19.90%) Linux
2 60 (15.11%) Windows
3 50 (12.59%) Android
4 47 (11.84%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.52%) Windows Phone 8
5 10 (2.52%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.50%) UNIX
7 1 (0.25%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (51.89%) OO
2 161 (40.55%) MVC
3 147 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (23.43%) Scrum
5 83 (20.91%) TDD
6 77 (19.40%) E-Commerce
7 72 (18.14%) Unit Testing
8 42 (10.58%) Android Development
9 40 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (9.57%) Software Engineering
11 34 (8.56%) iOS Development
12 31 (7.81%) Domain-Driven Design
13 30 (7.56%) OO PHP
14 25 (6.30%) Web Development
15 24 (6.05%) MVVM
15 24 (6.05%) OOD
15 24 (6.05%) SOA
16 22 (5.54%) UML
17 17 (4.28%) Load Balancing
17 17 (4.28%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 254 (63.98%) JavaScript
2 157 (39.55%) C#
3 152 (38.29%) PHP
4 130 (32.75%) SQL
5 74 (18.64%) Java
6 45 (11.34%) T-SQL
7 34 (8.56%) PHP5
8 32 (8.06%) VB.NET
9 31 (7.81%) Objective-C
10 19 (4.79%) Perl
11 17 (4.28%) C++
12 16 (4.03%) VB
13 15 (3.78%) Ruby
14 13 (3.27%) VB6
15 6 (1.51%) Python
15 6 (1.51%) C
16 3 (0.76%) Delphi
16 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.76%) PHP4
17 2 (0.50%) Lua
Qualifications
1 104 (26.20%) Degree
2 5 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.76%) MCTS
4 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.50%) MCP
4 2 (0.50%) MCAD
4 2 (0.50%) MCSD
4 2 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.28%) WAI
2 5 (1.26%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (19.65%) Microsoft
2 67 (16.88%) Zend
3 12 (3.02%) Oracle
4 11 (2.77%) Facebook
5 8 (2.02%) Apple
6 5 (1.26%) Twitter
6 5 (1.26%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.50%) SAP
8 1 (0.25%) Google
8 1 (0.25%) Tableau
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