The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 42 28 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing OO 43 48 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.56% 7.36% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 9.96% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 38
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
781 482 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.82% 73.93% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 644 391 592
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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East Midlands

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OO Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -14 25 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Kettering - 7 £32,500 -
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East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 55 (61.11%) SQL
2 45 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 43 (47.78%) C#
4 38 (42.22%) .NET
5 35 (38.89%) OOP
6 34 (37.78%) Java
7 32 (35.56%) OOD
8 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
9 30 (33.33%) HTML
9 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (32.22%) ASP.NET
11 28 (31.11%) Scrum
12 27 (30.00%) TDD
13 26 (28.89%) jQuery
14 24 (26.67%) Selenium
14 24 (26.67%) FitNesse
14 24 (26.67%) Spring
15 23 (25.56%) Pair Programming
15 23 (25.56%) Linux
16 22 (24.44%) .NET Framework
17 21 (23.33%) CSS
18 20 (22.22%) PHP
18 20 (22.22%) J2EE
19 18 (20.00%) MySQL
19 18 (20.00%) hybris
20 17 (18.89%) Mathematics
20 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
21 16 (17.78%) Windows
22 14 (15.56%) VB.NET
22 14 (15.56%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 12 (13.33%) IIS
2 5 (5.56%) CMS
2 5 (5.56%) Drupal
2 5 (5.56%) WordPress
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) FTP
1 1 (1.11%) SSL
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) MySQL
2 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.11%) DB2
3 1 (1.11%) MS Access
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.11%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.11%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (26.67%) Selenium
1 24 (26.67%) FitNesse
2 13 (14.44%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.33%) CruiseControl
3 3 (3.33%) Subversion
3 3 (3.33%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.22%) Redmine
General
1 11 (12.22%) Marketing
2 9 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (1.11%) Automotive
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (58.89%) Developer
2 40 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 18 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 18 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 17 (18.89%) .NET Developer
5 10 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 10 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Junior
6 9 (10.00%) Junior Developer
7 8 (8.89%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (5.56%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (42.22%) .NET
2 30 (33.33%) HTML
3 29 (32.22%) ASP.NET
4 26 (28.89%) jQuery
5 24 (26.67%) Spring
6 22 (24.44%) .NET Framework
7 21 (23.33%) CSS
8 20 (22.22%) J2EE
9 14 (15.56%) XML
10 9 (10.00%) WF
11 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (7.78%) WCF
13 6 (6.67%) Web Services
13 6 (6.67%) Ext JS
14 5 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 5 (5.56%) STL
14 5 (5.56%) Flash
14 5 (5.56%) Ajax
15 4 (4.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Mathematics
2 8 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.89%) NHS
2 8 (8.89%) BBC
3 6 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.56%) Biometrics
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Linux
2 16 (17.78%) Windows
3 7 (7.78%) UNIX
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (38.89%) OOP
3 32 (35.56%) OOD
4 30 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (31.11%) Scrum
6 27 (30.00%) TDD
7 23 (25.56%) Pair Programming
8 10 (11.11%) MVC
8 10 (11.11%) OO PHP
9 8 (8.89%) Web Development
9 8 (8.89%) Online Marketing
10 7 (7.78%) Logistics
11 6 (6.67%) Change Management
12 5 (5.56%) Project Management
12 5 (5.56%) Identity Management
12 5 (5.56%) Multithreading
12 5 (5.56%) Memory Management
13 4 (4.44%) Image Processing
14 3 (3.33%) Unit Testing
14 3 (3.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.11%) SQL
2 43 (47.78%) C#
3 34 (37.78%) Java
4 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
5 20 (22.22%) PHP
6 14 (15.56%) C++
6 14 (15.56%) C
6 14 (15.56%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.56%) ActionScript
7 5 (5.56%) VB
8 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.33%) RPG
9 2 (2.22%) PHP5
9 2 (2.22%) Groovy
10 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.11%) XPath
10 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) hybris
2 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.56%) Zend
4 2 (2.22%) Twitter
5 1 (1.11%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.11%) SAP
5 1 (1.11%) IBM