The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 19 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.23% 2.56% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 2.90% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £44,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
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
54 69 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 87.10% 88.46% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 51 67 36
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

OOP
Salary Trend in Salford

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

OOP Salary Trend in Salford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) BBC
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Java

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Salford region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Java