The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 49 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing OOP 33 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.54% 5.81% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 7.98% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 37
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
775 476 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 83.07% 72.78% 76.97%
Number of salaries quoted 649 387 589
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
OOP
East Midlands

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

OOP Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

OOP
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 -19 25 £34,500 -10.38% 1
Kettering - 1 £40,000 -
OOP
East Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.03%) OOD
2 35 (53.03%) TDD
2 35 (53.03%) Scrum
3 34 (51.52%) PHP
3 34 (51.52%) Java
4 32 (48.48%) OO
5 30 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 29 (43.94%) Spring
7 28 (42.42%) Pair Programming
7 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
7 28 (42.42%) HTML
8 27 (40.91%) MySQL
9 25 (37.88%) J2EE
10 24 (36.36%) SQL
10 24 (36.36%) hybris
11 23 (34.85%) CSS
11 23 (34.85%) Mathematics
11 23 (34.85%) Selenium
11 23 (34.85%) FitNesse
12 17 (25.76%) MVC
13 16 (24.24%) Ajax
14 15 (22.73%) C#
14 15 (22.73%) jQuery
15 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
16 13 (19.70%) PHP5
16 13 (19.70%) Zend
17 12 (18.18%) CSS3
17 12 (18.18%) HTML5
18 11 (16.67%) PHP4

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (15.15%) CMS
2 9 (13.64%) WordPress
3 8 (12.12%) Node.js
4 5 (7.58%) Drupal
5 4 (6.06%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Intranet
1 4 (6.06%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.91%) MySQL
2 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (34.85%) Selenium
1 23 (34.85%) FitNesse
2 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.15%) Subversion
4 3 (4.55%) Redmine
5 2 (3.03%) JUnit
6 1 (1.52%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 5 (7.58%) Retail
2 4 (6.06%) Billing
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) PHP Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Software Engineer
4 15 (22.73%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (21.21%) Software Developer
6 12 (18.18%) Web Developer
7 11 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
8 9 (13.64%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) PHP Zend Developer
10 5 (7.58%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 5 (7.58%) Web Applications Developer
10 5 (7.58%) Applications Developer
11 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
12 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
13 2 (3.03%) Lead Developer
14 1 (1.52%) Lead Java Developer
14 1 (1.52%) PHP Programmer
14 1 (1.52%) Web Programmer
14 1 (1.52%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) Spring
2 28 (42.42%) HTML
3 25 (37.88%) J2EE
4 23 (34.85%) CSS
5 16 (24.24%) Ajax
6 15 (22.73%) jQuery
7 12 (18.18%) CSS3
7 12 (18.18%) HTML5
8 10 (15.15%) Java EE
8 10 (15.15%) Flash
9 7 (10.61%) REST
9 7 (10.61%) CakePHP
9 7 (10.61%) .NET
9 7 (10.61%) SOAP
10 6 (9.09%) LAMP
10 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 5 (7.58%) Sass
11 5 (7.58%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (7.58%) Ext JS
12 2 (3.03%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Mathematics
2 8 (12.12%) Open Source
3 4 (6.06%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.03%) OOD
2 35 (53.03%) TDD
2 35 (53.03%) Scrum
3 32 (48.48%) OO
4 30 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 28 (42.42%) Pair Programming
6 17 (25.76%) MVC
7 5 (7.58%) SEO
7 5 (7.58%) Change Management
7 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.03%) ITIL
8 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.52%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.52%) Web Development
9 1 (1.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) PHP
1 34 (51.52%) Java
2 28 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 24 (36.36%) SQL
4 15 (22.73%) C#
5 13 (19.70%) PHP5
6 11 (16.67%) PHP4
7 10 (15.15%) C++
7 10 (15.15%) C
8 9 (13.64%) ActionScript
9 4 (6.06%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) hybris
2 13 (19.70%) Zend
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe