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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 35 48 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Permanent jobs citing OO 45 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.67% 3.66% 10.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.59% 4.32% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 23 39
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,200 £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
593 556 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.85% 84.76% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 526 510 279
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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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 3 July 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Northampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (71.64%) JSON
2 47 (70.15%) MVC
3 45 (67.16%) C#
4 43 (64.18%) OOP
5 42 (62.69%) JavaScript
6 41 (61.19%) CSS
6 41 (61.19%) Web Services
6 41 (61.19%) Software Engineering
7 40 (59.70%) HTML
8 34 (50.75%) SQL
9 32 (47.76%) Git (software)
10 27 (40.30%) .NET
10 27 (40.30%) XML
11 26 (38.81%) REST
12 25 (37.31%) MySQL
12 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET
13 24 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (34.33%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (31.34%) TDD
15 21 (31.34%) Java
15 21 (31.34%) OOD
15 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
15 21 (31.34%) Microsoft Azure
15 21 (31.34%) Entity Framework
15 21 (31.34%) .NET Framework
15 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET Web API
16 20 (29.85%) Spring
16 20 (29.85%) Spring MVC
16 20 (29.85%) BDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (14.93%) CMS
2 4 (5.97%) Apache
3 3 (4.48%) WordPress
4 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.99%) JBoss
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (31.34%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) MySQL
2 15 (22.39%) Apache Hive
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.99%) SQLite
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (47.76%) Git (software)
2 23 (34.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (26.87%) Mercurial
3 18 (26.87%) JUnit
4 6 (8.96%) Grunt
4 6 (8.96%) Bower
5 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.49%) Selenium
6 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (22.39%) Retail
2 10 (14.93%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Developer
2 30 (44.78%) Software Engineer
3 23 (34.33%) .NET Developer
4 10 (14.93%) .NET Software Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Junior
6 8 (11.94%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (11.94%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.96%) PHP Developer
7 6 (8.96%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Junior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Junior Software Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Graduate
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Graduate Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (71.64%) JSON
2 41 (61.19%) CSS
2 41 (61.19%) Web Services
3 40 (59.70%) HTML
4 27 (40.30%) .NET
4 27 (40.30%) XML
5 26 (38.81%) REST
6 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET
7 21 (31.34%) .NET Framework
7 21 (31.34%) Entity Framework
7 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (29.85%) Spring
8 20 (29.85%) Spring MVC
8 20 (29.85%) J2EE
9 15 (22.39%) jQuery
10 9 (13.43%) Ajax
11 6 (8.96%) XSLT
11 6 (8.96%) Flash
11 6 (8.96%) HTML5
11 6 (8.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.43%) User Experience
3 3 (4.48%) iPhone
3 3 (4.48%) iPad
3 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
1 3 (4.48%) Linux
1 3 (4.48%) Android
1 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (70.15%) MVC
2 43 (64.18%) OOP
3 41 (61.19%) Software Engineering
4 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (31.34%) TDD
6 21 (31.34%) OOD
7 20 (29.85%) Scrum
7 20 (29.85%) BDD
8 19 (28.36%) SDLC
9 18 (26.87%) Mentoring
10 17 (25.37%) User Stories
11 10 (14.93%) Procedural Programming
12 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (8.96%) Graceful Degradation
13 6 (8.96%) Progressive Enhancement
13 6 (8.96%) Automated Testing
13 6 (8.96%) Web Design
14 5 (7.46%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 45 (67.16%) C#
2 42 (62.69%) JavaScript
3 34 (50.75%) SQL
4 21 (31.34%) Java
5 18 (26.87%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.96%) ActionScript
6 6 (8.96%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) Appcelerator
2 2 (2.99%) Xamarin
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Zend