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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 5.41% 3.85% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 5.26% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £26,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.55%
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
48 38 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 64.86% 73.08% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 51
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -25.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 6 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Zend
1 4 (100.00%) OO PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Zend