The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 9 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing OO 31 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 21.38% 8.72% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.80% 10.79% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 8
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £35,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 139 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 86.21% 80.81% 60.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46 113 88
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £19,175
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

OO Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

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Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
(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
County Antrim +14 31 £41,250 +10.00% 6
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 35 (83.33%) Java
2 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (66.67%) TDD
3 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 26 (61.90%) Java EE
4 26 (61.90%) Degree
4 26 (61.90%) Computer Science
5 25 (59.52%) Multithreading
5 25 (59.52%) Git (software)
5 25 (59.52%) Subversion
5 25 (59.52%) Linux
5 25 (59.52%) UNIX
6 12 (28.57%) C#
7 11 (26.19%) C++
8 10 (23.81%) JSF
9 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (21.43%) PrimeFaces
9 9 (21.43%) SQL
10 8 (19.05%) HTML
10 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 8 (19.05%) .NET
10 8 (19.05%) XML
11 7 (16.67%) MVC
11 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
12 6 (14.29%) JSON
12 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 6 (14.29%) XSLT
12 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 6 (14.29%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (11.90%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (59.52%) Git (software)
1 25 (59.52%) Subversion
2 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.90%) Rational Rose
2 5 (11.90%) NUnit
2 5 (11.90%) MSTest
2 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Mockito
3 1 (2.38%) JUnit
General
1 4 (9.52%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Java Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Java Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Software Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (61.90%) Java EE
2 10 (23.81%) JSF
3 9 (21.43%) PrimeFaces
4 8 (19.05%) HTML
4 8 (19.05%) .NET
4 8 (19.05%) XML
5 6 (14.29%) JSON
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (14.29%) XSLT
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (14.29%) Web Services
6 5 (11.90%) COM+
6 5 (11.90%) Ajax
6 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
6 5 (11.90%) jQuery
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
8 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.38%) Grails
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Wicket
8 1 (2.38%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 26 (61.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Linux
1 25 (59.52%) UNIX
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (66.67%) TDD
2 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 25 (59.52%) Multithreading
4 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.67%) MVC
5 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.90%) UML
6 5 (11.90%) OOP
6 5 (11.90%) SOA
6 5 (11.90%) Web Development
6 5 (11.90%) Use Case
6 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.14%) OOD
8 2 (4.76%) Refactoring
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.38%) System Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) C#
3 11 (26.19%) C++
4 9 (21.43%) SQL
5 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.90%) C
7 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.38%) Groovy
8 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) MCAD
2 5 (11.90%) MCSD
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Northgate
3 1 (2.38%) Sybase
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