The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 47 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOP 17 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.42% 4.18% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 4.63% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 15
Median salary £45,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%

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
454 562 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.35% 90.35% 88.15%
Number of salaries quoted 316 404 510
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

OOP
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

OOP Salary Trend in Northampton

OOP
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

OOP Salary Histogram in Northampton

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for OOP.

1 26 (72.22%) OO
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) Scrum
2 22 (61.11%) MVC
2 22 (61.11%) Java
2 22 (61.11%) Web Services
3 21 (58.33%) TDD
4 20 (55.56%) .NET
4 20 (55.56%) JSON
5 19 (52.78%) JUnit
5 19 (52.78%) OOD
5 19 (52.78%) Software Engineering
6 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 18 (50.00%) BDD
7 17 (47.22%) Spring MVC
7 17 (47.22%) REST
7 17 (47.22%) Spring
7 17 (47.22%) J2EE
7 17 (47.22%) MySQL
7 17 (47.22%) C#
8 16 (44.44%) User Stories
9 15 (41.67%) Retail
10 12 (33.33%) SQL
10 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (30.56%) SDLC
12 10 (27.78%) Cucumber
12 10 (27.78%) Selenium
13 9 (25.00%) Apache Hive
13 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
14 8 (22.22%) Procedural Programming

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) MySQL
2 9 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) JUnit
2 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (27.78%) Cucumber
3 10 (27.78%) Selenium
4 8 (22.22%) FitNesse
5 3 (8.33%) AppVeyor
5 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
6 2 (5.56%) JMeter
6 2 (5.56%) NUnit
6 2 (5.56%) Ranorex
6 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.56%) TestNG
6 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (41.67%) Retail
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Games
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) .NET Developer
4 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 7 (19.44%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
5 6 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C++/C# Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Delphi Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior C++ Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) Web Services
2 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) JSON
3 17 (47.22%) J2EE
3 17 (47.22%) REST
3 17 (47.22%) Spring
3 17 (47.22%) Spring MVC
4 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
4 7 (19.44%) CSS
4 7 (19.44%) HTML
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.89%) VCL
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (8.33%) HTML5
6 3 (8.33%) jQuery
6 3 (8.33%) LINQ
6 3 (8.33%) RESTful
6 3 (8.33%) WinForms
6 3 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Bitcoin
1 3 (8.33%) Blockchain
1 3 (8.33%) Fintech
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (72.22%) OO
2 22 (61.11%) MVC
2 22 (61.11%) Scrum
3 21 (58.33%) TDD
4 19 (52.78%) OOD
4 19 (52.78%) Software Engineering
5 18 (50.00%) BDD
6 16 (44.44%) User Stories
7 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (30.56%) SDLC
9 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (22.22%) Procedural Programming
11 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (16.67%) DevOps
12 5 (13.89%) Project Management
13 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
14 3 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
14 3 (8.33%) SOLID
15 2 (5.56%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) C++
4 5 (13.89%) Delphi
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) C
6 2 (5.56%) COBOL
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) hybris
2 1 (2.78%) TOWER Software