Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 40 32
Rank change year-on-year -21 -8 +10
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.26% 1.35% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 1.53% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -17.50% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £48,500
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.21% -17.50% -

OOP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 345 261 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 90.31% 88.18% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 218 203 105
Belfast median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,925 £27,000 £26,450
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -11.76% +13.33%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Belfast

OOP
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for OOP in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for OOP.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum Master
1 1 (100.00%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree