The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 25 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing OO 7 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.40% 6.61% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 7.84% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 20
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
143 102 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 89.94% 84.30% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 107 82 97
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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Salary Trend in Preston

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

OO Salary Trend in Preston

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Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Preston region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Preston

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Games
4 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Drupal
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
5 2 (22.22%) WordPress
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Symfony

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Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Drupal
1 2 (22.22%) WordPress
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
1 2 (22.22%) SilverStripe
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Trainee Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Trainee
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Yii
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) Laravel
4 2 (22.22%) Ember.js
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Symfony
4 2 (22.22%) Zend Framework
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
4 2 (22.22%) li3
4 2 (22.22%) React
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
1 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
1 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) C
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (22.22%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft