The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 43 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 19 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.34% 4.38% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 5.44% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 17
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,100 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
OOP
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
489 386 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 85.94% 80.58% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 468 346 344
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 29 (76.32%) C#
2 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (63.16%) Software Engineering
4 21 (55.26%) OOD
4 21 (55.26%) Scrum
5 20 (52.63%) Spring
5 20 (52.63%) TDD
5 20 (52.63%) Pair Programming
6 18 (47.37%) Mathematics
6 18 (47.37%) C++
6 18 (47.37%) HTML
6 18 (47.37%) Java
6 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 18 (47.37%) J2EE
6 18 (47.37%) hybris
7 17 (44.74%) CSS
8 16 (42.11%) C
8 16 (42.11%) Java EE
9 15 (39.47%) MVC
10 11 (28.95%) SQL
10 11 (28.95%) .NET
10 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
11 10 (26.32%) jQuery
12 9 (23.68%) OO
12 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
13 7 (18.42%) PHP
14 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
14 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
15 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
15 4 (10.53%) WinForms

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (2.63%) Drupal
1 1 (2.63%) WordPress
1 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) Selenium
2 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
2 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) PHP Developer
3 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Applications Developer
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) Spring
2 18 (47.37%) HTML
2 18 (47.37%) J2EE
3 17 (44.74%) CSS
4 16 (42.11%) Java EE
5 11 (28.95%) .NET
5 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
6 10 (26.32%) jQuery
7 4 (10.53%) WinForms
7 4 (10.53%) Web Services
7 4 (10.53%) XML
7 4 (10.53%) WPF
7 4 (10.53%) JSON
7 4 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.26%) LINQ
9 1 (2.63%) CSS3
9 1 (2.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (63.16%) Software Engineering
3 21 (55.26%) OOD
3 21 (55.26%) Scrum
4 20 (52.63%) TDD
4 20 (52.63%) Pair Programming
5 15 (39.47%) MVC
6 9 (23.68%) OO
7 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) Refactoring
8 2 (5.26%) ITSM
8 2 (5.26%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) C++
2 18 (47.37%) Java
2 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 16 (42.11%) C
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
6 7 (18.42%) PHP
7 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) hybris
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Zend
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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