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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 18 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing OO 6 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 6.59% 12.06% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.45% 15.38% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 4
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £50,000 £45,550
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
71 156 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 78.02% 78.39% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 48 98 55
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,418 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,650 £50,000
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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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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +2 5 £37,750 -18.37% 4
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 50 (96.15%) Java
2 47 (90.38%) Java EE
3 46 (88.46%) Software Engineering
3 46 (88.46%) Linux
4 45 (86.54%) Degree
4 45 (86.54%) Computer Science
4 45 (86.54%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (86.54%) TDD
4 45 (86.54%) Subversion
4 45 (86.54%) Multithreading
4 45 (86.54%) Git (software)
4 45 (86.54%) UNIX
5 14 (26.92%) PrimeFaces
5 14 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (26.92%) JSF
6 2 (3.85%) Finance
6 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.85%) QA
6 2 (3.85%) Selenium
6 2 (3.85%) XML
6 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) SQL
6 2 (3.85%) CSS
6 2 (3.85%) C#
6 2 (3.85%) HTML
6 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.85%) Manual Testing
6 2 (3.85%) People Management
7 1 (1.92%) Android
7 1 (1.92%) iPhone

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Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (86.54%) Subversion
1 45 (86.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (86.54%) Java Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (3.85%) Developer
3 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
3 2 (3.85%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (3.85%) QA Engineer
4 1 (1.92%) Senior Developer
4 1 (1.92%) iOS Developer
4 1 (1.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (90.38%) Java EE
2 14 (26.92%) JSF
2 14 (26.92%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) XSLT
4 1 (1.92%) XHTML
4 1 (1.92%) Ajax
4 1 (1.92%) JSON
4 1 (1.92%) iPhone SDK
4 1 (1.92%) HTML5
4 1 (1.92%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.92%) CSS3
4 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.92%) Sass
4 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.92%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (86.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) iPhone
2 1 (1.92%) Social Media
2 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.92%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 46 (88.46%) Linux
2 45 (86.54%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (88.46%) Software Engineering
2 45 (86.54%) Multithreading
2 45 (86.54%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (86.54%) TDD
3 14 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.85%) People Management
4 2 (3.85%) Manual Testing
5 1 (1.92%) Web Development
5 1 (1.92%) OOD
5 1 (1.92%) Web Design
5 1 (1.92%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (1.92%) Graceful Degradation
5 1 (1.92%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (96.15%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
2 2 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) C++
3 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (86.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (1.92%) Apple
Lisburn, County Antrim
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago