Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 119 81
Rank change year-on-year +17 -38 +31
Permanent jobs citing OOP 68 45 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.35% 1.66% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 1.85% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 62 37 57
Cheshire median annual salary £44,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £28,875 £25,400 £21,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £54,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 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 2,704 2,432 1,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.34% 89.94% 88.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,010 1,834 1,647
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,503 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Cheshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for OOP in Cheshire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Cheshire

OOP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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 +20 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Chester +14 16 £47,500 +72.73% 2
Knutsford -1 15 £70,000 -12.50% 2
Macclesfield - 5 £30,000 - 1
Runcorn +12 3 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Crewe -5 3 £48,750 +30.00%
Ellesmere Port - 1 £45,000 -
OOP
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 50 (73.53%) C#
2 49 (72.06%) .NET
2 49 (72.06%) OO
2 49 (72.06%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (57.35%) SQL
4 38 (55.88%) TDD
5 37 (54.41%) Scrum
6 31 (45.59%) Software Engineering
7 30 (44.12%) MVC
7 30 (44.12%) HTML
7 30 (44.12%) DevOps
8 29 (42.65%) Microsoft Azure
8 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
8 29 (42.65%) CSS
9 27 (39.71%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (38.24%) Unit Testing
10 26 (38.24%) Git (software)
11 24 (35.29%) Java
11 24 (35.29%) Jenkins
12 21 (30.88%) SOLID
12 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET
13 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
15 16 (23.53%) N-Tier
15 16 (23.53%) WCF
15 16 (23.53%) SaaS
15 16 (23.53%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 16 (23.53%) Ansible
16 15 (22.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (22.06%) Web Development

OOP
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 2 (2.94%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (42.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (23.53%) SaaS
3 9 (13.24%) OpenShift
4 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.94%) GitHub
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) MySQL
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 24 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.24%) JIRA
4 4 (5.88%) JIRA Agile
4 4 (5.88%) Selenium
5 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.94%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.94%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.94%) Subversion
7 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.47%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.47%) Hudson
7 1 (1.47%) JMeter
7 1 (1.47%) JUnit
7 1 (1.47%) NUnit
7 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (11.76%) Retail
2 6 (8.82%) Advertising
3 3 (4.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Developer
2 20 (29.41%) Software Engineer
3 18 (26.47%) .NET Software Engineer
4 17 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 10 (14.71%) C# Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 9 (13.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Software Developer
7 8 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Head of Software Engineering
8 7 (10.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (10.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (72.06%) .NET
2 30 (44.12%) HTML
3 29 (42.65%) CSS
4 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET
5 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (23.53%) WCF
7 15 (22.06%) jQuery
7 15 (22.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (17.65%) .NET Framework
8 12 (17.65%) SOAP
9 10 (14.71%) AngularJS
10 9 (13.24%) REST
10 9 (13.24%) XML
11 7 (10.29%) Ajax
11 7 (10.29%) JSON
11 7 (10.29%) RESTful
11 7 (10.29%) Web Services
12 6 (8.82%) Laravel
13 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.47%) Handset
3 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Android
2 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.94%) SUSE
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (72.06%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (72.06%) OO
2 38 (55.88%) TDD
3 37 (54.41%) Scrum
4 31 (45.59%) Software Engineering
5 30 (44.12%) DevOps
5 30 (44.12%) MVC
6 27 (39.71%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (38.24%) Unit Testing
8 21 (30.88%) SOLID
9 16 (23.53%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 15 (22.06%) Web Development
11 11 (16.18%) Kanban
11 11 (16.18%) Microservices
12 9 (13.24%) Line Management
12 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
13 7 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (10.29%) SDLC
14 5 (7.35%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 50 (73.53%) C#
2 39 (57.35%) SQL
3 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
4 24 (35.29%) Java
5 13 (19.12%) PHP
6 11 (16.18%) C++
6 11 (16.18%) T-SQL
7 9 (13.24%) Scala
8 3 (4.41%) Python
9 2 (2.94%) Go
9 2 (2.94%) Java 8
9 2 (2.94%) Ruby
10 1 (1.47%) C
10 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (23.53%) Ansible
2 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
2 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.47%) Google