The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 41 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing OO 35 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.83% 3.78% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 4.59% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 20
Average salary £34,500 £28,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -30.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
629 545 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 86.88% 82.33% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 579 503 273
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Northampton region.

OO Salary Trend in Northampton

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Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Northampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing OO 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 OO.

1 47 (70.15%) MVC
2 46 (68.66%) JSON
3 45 (67.16%) C#
4 43 (64.18%) OOP
5 42 (62.69%) Software Engineering
6 39 (58.21%) Web Services
7 35 (52.24%) CSS
7 35 (52.24%) JavaScript
8 34 (50.75%) HTML
8 34 (50.75%) SQL
9 31 (46.27%) Git (software)
10 30 (44.78%) MySQL
11 29 (43.28%) REST
12 27 (40.30%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (38.81%) Java
13 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (37.31%) XML
15 23 (34.33%) OOD
15 23 (34.33%) .NET
15 23 (34.33%) J2EE
15 23 (34.33%) TDD
15 23 (34.33%) Spring
15 23 (34.33%) Spring MVC
15 23 (34.33%) BDD
15 23 (34.33%) SDLC
16 21 (31.34%) Mentoring
16 21 (31.34%) Scrum
16 21 (31.34%) JUnit
17 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET
17 19 (28.36%) Team Foundation Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.94%) CMS
2 7 (10.45%) Apache
3 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.99%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.49%) Drupal
4 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.78%) MySQL
2 17 (25.37%) Apache Hive
3 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.99%) SQLite
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (46.27%) Git (software)
2 21 (31.34%) JUnit
3 19 (28.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (23.88%) Mercurial
5 6 (8.96%) Grunt
5 6 (8.96%) Bower
6 3 (4.48%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.49%) Selenium
7 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 17 (25.37%) Retail
2 11 (16.42%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 31 (46.27%) Software Engineer
3 16 (23.88%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) PHP Developer
6 7 (10.45%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Graduate
7 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.96%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Junior
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (7.46%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) IT Graduate
10 3 (4.48%) Trainee
10 3 (4.48%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (68.66%) JSON
2 39 (58.21%) Web Services
3 35 (52.24%) CSS
4 34 (50.75%) HTML
5 29 (43.28%) REST
6 25 (37.31%) XML
7 23 (34.33%) .NET
7 23 (34.33%) J2EE
7 23 (34.33%) Spring
7 23 (34.33%) Spring MVC
8 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET
9 17 (25.37%) jQuery
10 16 (23.88%) Entity Framework
10 16 (23.88%) .NET Framework
10 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (11.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (11.94%) Ajax
12 7 (10.45%) WinForms
13 6 (8.96%) XSLT
13 6 (8.96%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.45%) User Experience
3 2 (2.99%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.99%) iPhone
3 2 (2.99%) iPad
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) UNIX
2 5 (7.46%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Android
3 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (70.15%) MVC
2 43 (64.18%) OOP
3 42 (62.69%) Software Engineering
4 27 (40.30%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (34.33%) TDD
6 23 (34.33%) OOD
6 23 (34.33%) BDD
6 23 (34.33%) SDLC
7 21 (31.34%) Mentoring
7 21 (31.34%) Scrum
8 19 (28.36%) User Stories
9 11 (16.42%) Procedural Programming
10 9 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.45%) OO PHP
12 6 (8.96%) Automated Testing
12 6 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (8.96%) Graceful Degradation
12 6 (8.96%) Web Design
12 6 (8.96%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) C#
2 35 (52.24%) JavaScript
3 34 (50.75%) SQL
4 26 (38.81%) Java
5 14 (20.90%) VB.NET
6 8 (11.94%) PHP
7 7 (10.45%) T-SQL
8 6 (8.96%) ActionScript
9 3 (4.48%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Zend
3 1 (1.49%) Appcelerator
3 1 (1.49%) Xamarin