The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 14 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 8 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 17.02% - 10.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.02% - 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 9
Average salary £42,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 - £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 11 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 100.00% 78.57% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 46 11 50
Average salary £45,000 £41,750 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% +25.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

OO Salary Trend in Rochdale

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (100.00%) OOD
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Billing
1 12 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Marketing
1 12 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 12 (100.00%) MSTest
1 12 (100.00%) Time Management
1 12 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 12 (100.00%) Line Management
1 12 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 12 (100.00%) Coaching
2 10 (83.33%) UML
2 10 (83.33%) SpecFlow
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (83.33%) OWASP
2 10 (83.33%) BDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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.

Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MSTest
2 10 (83.33%) SpecFlow
2 10 (83.33%) NUnit
2 10 (83.33%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) Billing
1 12 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (83.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 10 (83.33%) LINQ to SQL
2 10 (83.33%) REST
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (83.33%) SOAP
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 10 (83.33%) WCF
2 10 (83.33%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OOD
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 12 (100.00%) Time Management
1 12 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 12 (100.00%) Line Management
1 12 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 12 (100.00%) Coaching
2 10 (83.33%) UML
2 10 (83.33%) OWASP
2 10 (83.33%) BDD
2 10 (83.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) MCSD
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft