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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 24 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 10 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.04% 12.15% 11.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.85% 14.94% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 12
Average salary £35,000 £37,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% -11.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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
113 87 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 79.58% 81.31% 81.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85 54 106
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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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 14 February 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
County Antrim -17 1 £40,000 -6.97% 2
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
4 9 (75.00%) Perl
4 9 (75.00%) Python
4 9 (75.00%) OOD
4 9 (75.00%) Java
4 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (75.00%) System Testing
4 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (75.00%) Ruby
4 9 (75.00%) Degree
4 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (66.67%) C++
6 3 (25.00%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (16.67%) SaaS
7 2 (16.67%) HTML5
7 2 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) CSS3
7 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Applications Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Web Applications Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Web Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Web Applications Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) COM+
4 2 (16.67%) CSS3
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) XSLT
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (8.33%) Struts2
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (75.00%) OOD
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) System Testing
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) Perl
3 9 (75.00%) Python
3 9 (75.00%) Ruby
4 8 (66.67%) C++
5 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
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