The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 29 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.04% 10.26% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 13.79% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 87 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 53.06% 74.36% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 84 86 76
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OO
West Yorkshire

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

OO Salary Trend in Wakefield

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
3 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Zend