Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 54 42
Rank change year-on-year +19 -12 +23
Permanent jobs citing OO 131 187 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 6.18% 5.56% 5.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.70% 5.99% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 98 146 119
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.22% +0.63% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £31,150
90th Percentile £85,000 £68,750 £68,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +2.41%

OO 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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,956 3,124 2,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 92.31% 92.89% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,397 2,283 1,586
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Cheshire

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Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for OO in Cheshire

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Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for OO in Cheshire

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Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -21 29 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Daresbury - 17 - -
Wilmslow 0 9 £60,000 +32.60%
Chester +18 7 £41,250 +10.00%
Northwich -2 7 - -
Crewe - 6 £51,250 -
Knutsford +5 5 £80,000 +58.42%
Sandbach - 3 £55,000 -
Macclesfield +13 2 £28,750 -17.86%
Nantwich -5 2 £31,750 -33.16% 2
Congleton +3 1 £23,000 -34.29%
Runcorn +1 1 £50,000 +17.65%
Ellesmere Port - 1 £42,500 -
Lymm - 1 £47,500 -
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North West

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 63 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (45.80%) Java
3 51 (38.93%) SQL Server
4 42 (32.06%) TDD
5 40 (30.53%) JavaScript
6 39 (29.77%) DevOps
7 38 (29.01%) HTML
8 36 (27.48%) C#
8 36 (27.48%) Web Services
8 36 (27.48%) MVC
9 35 (26.72%) Software Engineering
9 35 (26.72%) Git (software)
10 34 (25.95%) CSS
11 32 (24.43%) .NET
12 31 (23.66%) SQL
12 31 (23.66%) Decision-Making
13 29 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (22.14%) Laravel
13 29 (22.14%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (21.37%) REST
15 27 (20.61%) NoSQL
15 27 (20.61%) MySQL
16 25 (19.08%) PHP
16 25 (19.08%) AngularJS
17 24 (18.32%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (18.32%) Degree
18 21 (16.03%) Linux
18 21 (16.03%) Amazon EC2
18 21 (16.03%) Amazon S3
18 21 (16.03%) Multithreading

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.29%) nginx
1 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.53%) JBoss
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.29%) Magento
3 1 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.32%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (16.03%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (16.03%) Amazon S3
2 21 (16.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 21 (16.03%) GitHub
3 11 (8.40%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (8.40%) Datadog
3 11 (8.40%) Serverless
3 11 (8.40%) Slack
4 7 (5.34%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.05%) IaaS
6 2 (1.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) HTTP
1 2 (1.53%) SSL
2 1 (0.76%) ATM
2 1 (0.76%) DNS
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (38.93%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.61%) MySQL
2 27 (20.61%) NoSQL
3 21 (16.03%) Amazon RDS
3 21 (16.03%) MariaDB
4 11 (8.40%) Big Data
5 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.05%) Power BI
7 3 (2.29%) DB2
8 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.53%) Redis
8 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 35 (26.72%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.92%) Jenkins
2 13 (9.92%) Mercurial
3 12 (9.16%) Subversion
4 8 (6.11%) JIRA
4 8 (6.11%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.82%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (3.82%) PHPUnit
6 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.29%) JUnit
7 3 (2.29%) Selenium
7 3 (2.29%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.53%) Bitbucket Server
8 2 (1.53%) CA Release Automation
8 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.76%) YouTrack
General
1 18 (13.74%) Finance
2 11 (8.40%) Advertising
3 3 (2.29%) Banking
3 3 (2.29%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 103 (78.63%) Developer
2 30 (22.90%) Java Developer
3 24 (18.32%) Agile Developer
3 24 (18.32%) Agile Java Developer
4 22 (16.79%) Senior Developer
5 21 (16.03%) PHP Developer
5 21 (16.03%) Software Engineer
6 19 (14.50%) .NET Developer
7 16 (12.21%) Java Engineer
7 16 (12.21%) Java Software Engineer
8 15 (11.45%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (9.92%) Senior Agile Developer
9 13 (9.92%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 11 (8.40%) Senior Java Engineer
10 11 (8.40%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 11 (8.40%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (7.63%) Junior
12 7 (5.34%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 6 (4.58%) Lead Developer
14 5 (3.82%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (29.01%) HTML
2 36 (27.48%) Web Services
3 34 (25.95%) CSS
4 32 (24.43%) .NET
5 29 (22.14%) Laravel
6 28 (21.37%) REST
7 25 (19.08%) AngularJS
8 19 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (12.98%) ASP.NET
10 15 (11.45%) SOAP
11 13 (9.92%) .NET Core
12 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (9.16%) JSON
13 9 (6.87%) .NET Framework
14 8 (6.11%) Node.js
15 7 (5.34%) RESTful
15 7 (5.34%) Spring
16 6 (4.58%) CSS3
16 6 (4.58%) Entity Framework
17 5 (3.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.27%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (9.16%) Algorithms
2 12 (9.16%) Data Structures
2 12 (9.16%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (8.40%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.58%) User Experience
6 5 (3.82%) Digital TV
6 5 (3.82%) Fintech
6 5 (3.82%) STB
7 3 (2.29%) Life Science
8 2 (1.53%) PMI
9 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.76%) EMV
9 1 (0.76%) EPoS
9 1 (0.76%) NHS
9 1 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.03%) Linux
2 5 (3.82%) Android
2 5 (3.82%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.82%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (3.82%) pSOS
3 4 (3.05%) Windows
3 4 (3.05%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.06%) TDD
3 39 (29.77%) DevOps
4 36 (27.48%) MVC
5 35 (26.72%) Software Engineering
6 31 (23.66%) Decision-Making
7 29 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (22.14%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (16.03%) API Integration
8 21 (16.03%) Multithreading
9 17 (12.98%) OOD
9 17 (12.98%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (12.21%) OOP
10 16 (12.21%) Test Automation
11 12 (9.16%) Web Application Development
12 10 (7.63%) Migration
13 9 (6.87%) Computer Science
14 8 (6.11%) SOLID
15 7 (5.34%) SOA
15 7 (5.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (45.80%) Java
2 40 (30.53%) JavaScript
3 36 (27.48%) C#
4 31 (23.66%) SQL
5 25 (19.08%) PHP
6 12 (9.16%) Shell Script
7 11 (8.40%) C++
8 7 (5.34%) X++
9 5 (3.82%) C
10 3 (2.29%) Python
11 2 (1.53%) Go
11 2 (1.53%) Ruby
11 2 (1.53%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.76%) VC++
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Degree
2 3 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.29%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.53%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) GDPR
1 2 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (8.40%) Ansible
1 11 (8.40%) Terraform
2 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.82%) webMethods
3 4 (3.05%) Software AG
4 3 (2.29%) JNBridge
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle
5 2 (1.53%) Zend
6 1 (0.76%) Apple
6 1 (0.76%) Xamarin