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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 11 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 6.06% 16.22% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 23.08% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £43,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -5.79%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
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
27 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 81.82% 70.27% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 30
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OO
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 17 December 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) OOD
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) UML
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) NUnit
2 8 (80.00%) Billing
2 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Marketing
2 8 (80.00%) Refactoring
2 8 (80.00%) Time Management
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (80.00%) MSTest
2 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (80.00%) Line Management
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) Coaching
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) NUnit
1 8 (80.00%) MSTest
2 6 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) Billing
1 8 (80.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (60.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OOD
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Time Management
2 8 (80.00%) Refactoring
2 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) UML
2 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 8 (80.00%) Line Management
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (80.00%) Coaching
3 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 6 (60.00%) OWASP
3 6 (60.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) RUP
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
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