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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 46 64
Rank change year-on-year +16 +18  
Permanent jobs citing OO 72 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 6.69% 4.31% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.70% 5.06% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 54
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,250 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 935 1126 1597
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 86.82% 85.24% 90.79%
Number of salaries quoted 748 946 1217
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing OO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +19 30 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Wilmslow -4 9 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Chester +8 8 £32,500 -16.12% 4
Runcorn +1 4 £47,500 +80.95%
Knutsford -5 4 - - 1
Macclesfield -4 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Sandbach - 3 - - 1
Widnes - 3 £37,500 - 1
Crewe -8 2 £39,000 +15.55%
Nantwich - 1 £55,000 -
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North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing OO 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 77 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (57.27%) C#
3 61 (55.45%) MVC
4 60 (54.55%) .NET
5 59 (53.64%) TDD
6 45 (40.91%) SQL Server
7 44 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 41 (37.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 39 (35.45%) RESTful
10 37 (33.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (32.73%) Node.js
12 35 (31.82%) HTML
13 34 (30.91%) JavaScript
13 34 (30.91%) Git (software)
14 32 (29.09%) Ruby
14 32 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 31 (28.18%) CSS
16 30 (27.27%) Web Application Development
16 30 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
17 29 (26.36%) Java
18 28 (25.45%) PHP
19 27 (24.55%) OOP
19 27 (24.55%) Finance
20 26 (23.64%) WPF
21 21 (19.09%) WCF
21 21 (19.09%) NoSQL
22 20 (18.18%) Kanban
23 19 (17.27%) Multithreading
23 19 (17.27%) Degree
23 19 (17.27%) AngularJS

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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 15 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.73%) JBoss
2 3 (2.73%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.73%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.82%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.73%) GitHub
4 1 (0.91%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) HTTP
2 2 (1.82%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.82%) RFID
3 1 (0.91%) Firewall
3 1 (0.91%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 30 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 21 (19.09%) NoSQL
4 18 (16.36%) MySQL
5 15 (13.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (30.91%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.55%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.55%) SonarQube
3 5 (4.55%) Subversion
4 4 (3.64%) JIRA
5 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.91%) Ant
6 1 (0.91%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.91%) Gradle
6 1 (0.91%) JUnit
6 1 (0.91%) Maven
6 1 (0.91%) Mockito
6 1 (0.91%) Moq
6 1 (0.91%) NUnit
6 1 (0.91%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 27 (24.55%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.73%) Advertising
4 2 (1.82%) Banking
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Electronics
5 1 (0.91%) Games
5 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (78.18%) Developer
2 42 (38.18%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.36%) PHP Developer
4 17 (15.45%) .NET Software Developer
5 15 (13.64%) Messaging Developer
6 10 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Architect
9 6 (5.45%) Development Manager
9 6 (5.45%) Finance Manager
9 6 (5.45%) PHP Development Manager
10 5 (4.55%) Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (54.55%) .NET
2 44 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 41 (37.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 39 (35.45%) RESTful
5 37 (33.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (32.73%) Node.js
7 35 (31.82%) HTML
8 32 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 31 (28.18%) CSS
10 26 (23.64%) WPF
11 21 (19.09%) WCF
12 19 (17.27%) AngularJS
13 16 (14.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (13.64%) jQuery
14 15 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
14 15 (13.64%) MSMQ
14 15 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (13.64%) Web Services
15 13 (11.82%) Java EE
16 10 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.36%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.55%) iPad
4 4 (3.64%) Device Driver
4 4 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.82%) Social Media
7 1 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.91%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Photography
7 1 (0.91%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.91%) W3C
7 1 (0.91%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.64%) Linux
2 11 (10.00%) Windows
3 5 (4.55%) Mac OS
3 5 (4.55%) Unix
4 4 (3.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (55.45%) MVC
3 59 (53.64%) TDD
4 30 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 27 (24.55%) OOP
6 20 (18.18%) Kanban
7 19 (17.27%) Multithreading
8 18 (16.36%) Software Engineering
9 17 (15.45%) BDD
9 17 (15.45%) Dependency Injection
9 17 (15.45%) Scrum
10 12 (10.91%) SDLC
11 11 (10.00%) OOD
12 8 (7.27%) Refactoring
13 7 (6.36%) DevOps
13 7 (6.36%) Mathematics
13 7 (6.36%) OO PHP
13 7 (6.36%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (5.45%) Automated Testing
14 6 (5.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 63 (57.27%) C#
2 34 (30.91%) JavaScript
3 32 (29.09%) Ruby
4 29 (26.36%) Java
5 28 (25.45%) PHP
6 19 (17.27%) SQL
7 15 (13.64%) F#
8 8 (7.27%) C++
9 7 (6.36%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.73%) ActionScript
10 3 (2.73%) C
10 3 (2.73%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.91%) VC++
11 1 (0.91%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (17.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) OCP
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (13.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 15 (13.64%) Kibana
1 15 (13.64%) WSUS
2 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.55%) Zend
3 3 (2.73%) Google
3 3 (2.73%) IBM
4 2 (1.82%) Cognizant
4 2 (1.82%) hybris
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (0.91%) Freescale
5 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
Chester, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Widnes, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 14 days ago
Sandbach
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago