The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 58 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 22 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.04% 4.57% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 5.33% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 31
Average salary £36,250 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
OOP
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
647 769 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 89.36% 85.63% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 511 665 673
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -3 16 £35,000 -12.50%
Kettering -3 5 £44,000 +17.33%
OOP
East Midlands

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (92.00%) OO
2 35 (70.00%) MVC
2 35 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (64.00%) Java
4 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (62.00%) TDD
5 30 (60.00%) Web Services
5 30 (60.00%) JSON
6 29 (58.00%) Spring MVC
6 29 (58.00%) BDD
6 29 (58.00%) REST
6 29 (58.00%) OOD
6 29 (58.00%) MySQL
6 29 (58.00%) JUnit
6 29 (58.00%) Spring
7 28 (56.00%) Scrum
7 28 (56.00%) C#
7 28 (56.00%) SDLC
8 27 (54.00%) .NET
8 27 (54.00%) Software Engineering
9 26 (52.00%) User Stories
10 23 (46.00%) J2EE
11 19 (38.00%) Mentoring
12 17 (34.00%) SQL
13 16 (32.00%) Git (software)
14 14 (28.00%) HTML
14 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
15 13 (26.00%) Retail
15 13 (26.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (26.00%) Apache Hive

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (2.00%) Node.js
1 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (58.00%) MySQL
2 13 (26.00%) Apache Hive
3 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (58.00%) JUnit
2 16 (32.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) Moq
5 1 (2.00%) MSTest
5 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 13 (26.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Software Engineer
2 21 (42.00%) Developer
3 13 (26.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Java Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (16.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
6 8 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (12.00%) Senior Java Engineer
8 6 (12.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Android Developer
10 3 (6.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (60.00%) JSON
1 30 (60.00%) Web Services
2 29 (58.00%) REST
2 29 (58.00%) Spring
2 29 (58.00%) Spring MVC
3 27 (54.00%) .NET
4 23 (46.00%) J2EE
5 14 (28.00%) HTML
6 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (24.00%) CSS
7 8 (16.00%) LINQ
8 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (6.00%) Android SDK
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.00%) HTML5
9 3 (6.00%) jQuery
10 2 (4.00%) NHibernate
11 1 (2.00%) CodeIgniter
11 1 (2.00%) Symfony
11 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (92.00%) OO
2 35 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (70.00%) MVC
3 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (62.00%) TDD
4 29 (58.00%) BDD
4 29 (58.00%) OOD
5 28 (56.00%) Scrum
5 28 (56.00%) SDLC
6 27 (54.00%) Software Engineering
7 26 (52.00%) User Stories
8 19 (38.00%) Mentoring
9 13 (26.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (26.00%) Procedural Programming
10 9 (18.00%) SOLID
11 8 (16.00%) Software Architecture
12 6 (12.00%) Service Management
13 5 (10.00%) Refactoring
14 4 (8.00%) Android Development
14 4 (8.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) C#
3 17 (34.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.00%) COBOL
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) hybris
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Apple
3 1 (2.00%) New Relic
3 1 (2.00%) VMware