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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 69 90
Rank change year-on-year -23 +21  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 24 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.64% 1.99% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 2.33% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 29
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +41.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,300 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

OOP 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 1283 814 1556
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.58% 85.41% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 943 700 1229
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 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
Knutsford - 8 - - 1
Runcorn -12 4 £52,500 +110.00%
Warrington -13 4 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Crewe - 4 £27,250 -
Chester -3 1 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Widnes - 1 £37,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £30,000 -
OOP
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (71.11%) OO
3 24 (53.33%) HTML
4 23 (51.11%) TDD
5 21 (46.67%) Git (software)
5 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 20 (44.44%) Linux
7 19 (42.22%) Java
8 18 (40.00%) SDLC
9 17 (37.78%) C#
9 17 (37.78%) Web Services
10 16 (35.56%) XML
10 16 (35.56%) CSS
10 16 (35.56%) PHP
11 15 (33.33%) Finance
12 14 (31.11%) .NET
12 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
13 13 (28.89%) JSON
14 12 (26.67%) Subversion
14 12 (26.67%) Mac OS
14 12 (26.67%) SOAP
14 12 (26.67%) Windows
14 12 (26.67%) MVC
14 12 (26.67%) SonarQube
15 11 (24.44%) Hibernate
15 11 (24.44%) SQL
15 11 (24.44%) Spring
16 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
16 10 (22.22%) Java EE
16 10 (22.22%) MySQL

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 6 (13.33%) nginx
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.22%) JBoss
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.22%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) MySQL
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) Redis
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) SonarQube
2 12 (26.67%) Subversion
3 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 5 (11.11%) IntelliJ
3 5 (11.11%) PhpStorm
4 2 (4.44%) Grunt
4 2 (4.44%) gulp
4 2 (4.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.22%) Babel
5 1 (2.22%) EasyMock
5 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.22%) Maven
5 1 (2.22%) Mockito
5 1 (2.22%) PhantomJS
5 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.22%) webpack
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Back Office
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Advertising
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (95.56%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 11 (24.44%) .NET Developer
4 10 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
6 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Developer
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Machine Learning Developer
8 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Graduate
9 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) HTML
2 17 (37.78%) Web Services
3 16 (35.56%) CSS
3 16 (35.56%) XML
4 14 (31.11%) .NET
5 13 (28.89%) JSON
6 12 (26.67%) SOAP
7 11 (24.44%) Hibernate
7 11 (24.44%) Spring
8 10 (22.22%) Java EE
9 9 (20.00%) Sass
10 8 (17.78%) HTML5
10 8 (17.78%) jQuery
11 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
11 7 (15.56%) CSS3
12 6 (13.33%) LEMP Stack
12 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (11.11%) Ajax
13 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
13 5 (11.11%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 5 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Social Media
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.22%) BBC
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Mac OS
2 12 (26.67%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (71.11%) OO
3 23 (51.11%) TDD
4 18 (40.00%) SDLC
5 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
6 12 (26.67%) MVC
7 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.78%) Microservices
9 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
10 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
10 6 (13.33%) Scrum
10 6 (13.33%) SOLID
11 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.11%) Mobile First
11 5 (11.11%) Web Application Development
12 4 (8.89%) Content Management
12 4 (8.89%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 3 (6.67%) DevOps
13 3 (6.67%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) Java
3 17 (37.78%) C#
4 16 (35.56%) PHP
5 11 (24.44%) SQL
6 4 (8.89%) C++
7 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) Ruby
8 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
1 1 (2.22%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Zend
2 5 (11.11%) Google
3 4 (8.89%) Cognizant
4 3 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) BT
5 1 (2.22%) New Relic
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
Tarporley, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitve
Posted: 3 days ago