Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 42 62
Rank change year-on-year -6 +20 -17
Permanent jobs citing OO 148 121 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.90% 5.35% 4.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 6.13% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 118 113 121
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £34,625 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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 2679 1974 2898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.62% 87.23% 88.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2023 1676 2452
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,900 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +39 72 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Knutsford - 22 £38,750 -
Wilmslow +13 11 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Sandbach - 11 £50,000 - 1
Chester -16 7 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Crewe +3 3 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Northwich +13 2 £33,000 -9.59%
Runcorn -19 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Macclesfield -21 2 £34,500 -40.00%
Daresbury - 2 £42,500 -
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North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 124 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (69.59%) TDD
3 92 (62.16%) C#
4 84 (56.76%) .NET
4 84 (56.76%) MVC
5 79 (53.38%) RESTful
6 73 (49.32%) ASP.NET
7 69 (46.62%) SQL Server
8 68 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 68 (45.95%) Node.js
9 64 (43.24%) Git (software)
10 63 (42.57%) ASP.NET Web API
11 59 (39.86%) SQL Server 2014
11 59 (39.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 59 (39.86%) Web Application Development
11 59 (39.86%) Ruby
12 50 (33.78%) NoSQL
13 46 (31.08%) Java
14 40 (27.03%) BDD
15 37 (25.00%) JavaScript
16 36 (24.32%) HTML
16 36 (24.32%) Microsoft
17 35 (23.65%) AngularJS
18 33 (22.30%) Multithreading
18 33 (22.30%) Windows
19 32 (21.62%) Kanban
19 32 (21.62%) MongoDB
20 31 (20.95%) Microsoft Azure
20 31 (20.95%) TeamCity
20 31 (20.95%) SQL

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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 29 (19.59%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (6.08%) Confluence
3 2 (1.35%) nginx
4 1 (0.68%) JBoss
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.35%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.68%) GitHub
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.43%) HTTP
2 7 (4.73%) LDAP
3 6 (4.05%) Internet
4 2 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.68%) Intranet
5 1 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (46.62%) SQL Server
2 59 (39.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 50 (33.78%) NoSQL
4 32 (21.62%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.05%) MySQL
5 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.70%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.03%) DTS
9 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 64 (43.24%) Git (software)
2 31 (20.95%) TeamCity
3 19 (12.84%) JIRA
4 12 (8.11%) Subversion
5 10 (6.76%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.41%) SonarQube
7 7 (4.73%) JUnit
8 6 (4.05%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.05%) Selenium
9 5 (3.38%) Android Studio
9 5 (3.38%) JMeter
9 5 (3.38%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.70%) FitNesse
10 4 (2.70%) NUnit
10 4 (2.70%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.70%) TestNG
11 3 (2.03%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.03%) Grunt
11 3 (2.03%) Maven
11 3 (2.03%) Ranorex
General
1 27 (18.24%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Banking
3 5 (3.38%) Advertising
4 4 (2.70%) Back Office
4 4 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.35%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) International Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (83.78%) Developer
2 68 (45.95%) .NET Developer
3 32 (21.62%) .NET Software Developer
4 29 (19.59%) Messaging Developer
5 23 (15.54%) Java Developer
6 16 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 14 (9.46%) PHP Developer
8 11 (7.43%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.76%) Software Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Android Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (2.70%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (2.70%) HTML Developer
12 4 (2.70%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 4 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (2.70%) Software Test Engineer
12 4 (2.70%) Test Engineer
13 3 (2.03%) Applications Support
13 3 (2.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (56.76%) .NET
2 79 (53.38%) RESTful
3 73 (49.32%) ASP.NET
4 68 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 68 (45.95%) Node.js
5 63 (42.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 59 (39.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 36 (24.32%) HTML
8 35 (23.65%) AngularJS
9 30 (20.27%) WCF
10 29 (19.59%) KnockoutJS
10 29 (19.59%) MSMQ
10 29 (19.59%) RabbitMQ
10 29 (19.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 29 (19.59%) Web Services
10 29 (19.59%) WPF
11 27 (18.24%) CSS
11 27 (18.24%) XML
12 24 (16.22%) JSON
13 20 (13.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.73%) User Experience
3 4 (2.70%) Online Banking
4 3 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.03%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.35%) EPoS
5 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.68%) Life Science
6 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.30%) Windows
2 30 (20.27%) Linux
3 12 (8.11%) Unix
4 11 (7.43%) Mac OS
5 6 (4.05%) Android
6 4 (2.70%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.03%) AIX
7 3 (2.03%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.03%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.68%) Debian
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (83.78%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (69.59%) TDD
3 84 (56.76%) MVC
4 59 (39.86%) Web Application Development
5 40 (27.03%) BDD
6 33 (22.30%) Multithreading
7 32 (21.62%) Kanban
8 29 (19.59%) Dependency Injection
9 26 (17.57%) SDLC
10 22 (14.86%) Software Engineering
11 19 (12.84%) OOP
12 17 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (10.14%) Risk Management
13 15 (10.14%) Test Automation
14 14 (9.46%) OOA/OOD
14 14 (9.46%) UML
15 11 (7.43%) DevOps
16 10 (6.76%) Data Modelling
16 10 (6.76%) Scrum
17 9 (6.08%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 92 (62.16%) C#
2 59 (39.86%) Ruby
3 46 (31.08%) Java
4 37 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 31 (20.95%) SQL
6 29 (19.59%) F#
7 16 (10.81%) PHP
8 11 (7.43%) Python
9 8 (5.41%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.73%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.05%) VB.NET
12 5 (3.38%) VB
12 5 (3.38%) VBScript
13 4 (2.70%) TypeScript
14 3 (2.03%) C
15 2 (1.35%) VB6
16 1 (0.68%) C++
16 1 (0.68%) Perl
16 1 (0.68%) PHP 5
16 1 (0.68%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 25 (16.89%) Degree
2 19 (12.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (19.59%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 29 (19.59%) Kibana
1 29 (19.59%) WSUS
2 5 (3.38%) Nagios
3 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.05%) CA Agile Central
2 6 (4.05%) Zend
3 4 (2.70%) Google
4 2 (1.35%) AppDynamics
4 2 (1.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.68%) CA
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle
5 1 (0.68%) Perforce
5 1 (0.68%) Twitter