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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 8 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing OO 38 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.20% 10.46% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.18% 12.90% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 11
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,950 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
97 124 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 82.20% 81.05% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 46 97 115
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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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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 19 December 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 +12 38 £37,750 -8.48% 2
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 53 (89.83%) Java
2 51 (86.44%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (79.66%) Java EE
4 46 (77.97%) Degree
4 46 (77.97%) TDD
5 45 (76.27%) Software Engineering
5 45 (76.27%) Multithreading
5 45 (76.27%) UNIX
5 45 (76.27%) Linux
5 45 (76.27%) Subversion
5 45 (76.27%) Git (software)
5 45 (76.27%) Computer Science
6 14 (23.73%) PrimeFaces
6 14 (23.73%) JSF
6 14 (23.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (20.34%) C#
8 9 (15.25%) C++
9 8 (13.56%) SQL
10 7 (11.86%) .NET
11 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
11 6 (10.17%) XML
11 6 (10.17%) MVC
11 6 (10.17%) HTML
11 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
11 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (8.47%) Northgate
12 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
12 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008

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Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (8.47%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (76.27%) Subversion
1 45 (76.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.47%) MSTest
2 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.47%) Rational Rose
2 5 (8.47%) NUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (6.78%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Law
2 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (76.27%) Java Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) Senior Java Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Software Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (1.69%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (1.69%) QA Engineer
6 1 (1.69%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (1.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (1.69%) Team Leader
6 1 (1.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (79.66%) Java EE
2 14 (23.73%) PrimeFaces
2 14 (23.73%) JSF
3 7 (11.86%) .NET
4 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.17%) XML
4 6 (10.17%) HTML
4 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.47%) JSON
5 5 (8.47%) jQuery
5 5 (8.47%) XSLT
5 5 (8.47%) Ajax
5 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
5 5 (8.47%) COM+
5 5 (8.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (76.27%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 45 (76.27%) UNIX
1 45 (76.27%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (86.44%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (77.97%) TDD
3 45 (76.27%) Software Engineering
3 45 (76.27%) Multithreading
4 14 (23.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
5 6 (10.17%) MVC
6 5 (8.47%) SOA
6 5 (8.47%) UML
6 5 (8.47%) OOP
6 5 (8.47%) Web Development
6 5 (8.47%) Use Case
6 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.39%) OOD
8 1 (1.69%) Manual Testing
8 1 (1.69%) E-Discovery
8 1 (1.69%) Data Analytics
8 1 (1.69%) Analytics
8 1 (1.69%) Software Licensing
8 1 (1.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) Java
2 12 (20.34%) C#
3 9 (15.25%) C++
4 8 (13.56%) SQL
5 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.47%) C
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (77.97%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) MCAD
2 5 (8.47%) MCSD
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Northgate
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
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