The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank - 17 34
Permanent jobs citing OO 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 4.65% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.76% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £28,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Wigan region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 42 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 69.91% 97.67% 72.03%
Number of salaries quoted 56 37 77
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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Salary Trend in Wigan

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

OO Salary Trend in Wigan

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) OOD
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) jQuery
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Graduate
2 5 (62.50%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Trainee Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Trainee
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree