The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 18 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 5.88% 18.46% 31.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 20.69% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 16
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 Salford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 76.47% 89.23% 75.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 43
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

OO
Salary Trend in Salford

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

OO Salary Trend in Salford

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) WinForms
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Scala
5 3 (30.00%) Play Framework
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) OOD
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Moq
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Programmer
5 2 (20.00%) Web Programmer
5 2 (20.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
1 5 (50.00%) RESTful
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) WinForms
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Play Framework
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (10.00%) Fluent NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (20.00%) Benchmarking
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Scala
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle