The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 24 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 3.16% 2.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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 Wigan region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69 32 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 72.63% 82.05% 71.82%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 72
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,700 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

OOP
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

OOP Salary Trend in Wigan

OOP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Symfony
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Laravel
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Linux

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Symfony
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP