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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 72 55 95
Rank change year-on-year -17 +40  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 21 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.96% 3.36% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 3.93% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 27
Median salary £37,500 £27,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.88% -22.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% -  

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 933 1120 1579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.28% 85.50% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 742 943 1203
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 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 24 March 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 24 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
Runcorn -2 4 £47,500 +80.95%
Wilmslow - 3 £32,500 -
Warrington +6 2 £37,500 +11.11%
Knutsford -4 2 - - 2
Crewe -11 2 £33,750 +43.61%
Widnes - 2 £37,500 - 1
Chester 0 1 £27,500 -16.66% 1
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 26 (78.79%) OO
2 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (60.61%) TDD
4 16 (48.48%) C#
5 13 (39.39%) .NET
5 13 (39.39%) Java
6 12 (36.36%) HTML
7 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 11 (33.33%) PHP
7 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 10 (30.30%) SQL
8 10 (30.30%) Finance
8 10 (30.30%) MVC
9 9 (27.27%) CSS
9 9 (27.27%) XML
10 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
11 7 (21.21%) Web Services
11 7 (21.21%) Scrum
11 7 (21.21%) Linux
11 7 (21.21%) jQuery
11 7 (21.21%) Degree
11 7 (21.21%) WCF
12 6 (18.18%) JSON
12 6 (18.18%) Refactoring
12 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
12 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
12 6 (18.18%) Spring
13 5 (15.15%) Subversion
13 5 (15.15%) Windows

OOP
Top Related 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 1 (3.03%) ColdFusion
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) JBoss
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
1 1 (3.03%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Bluetooth
1 2 (6.06%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Subversion
3 4 (12.12%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.03%) Ant
4 1 (3.03%) EasyMock
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Mockito
4 1 (3.03%) Moq
4 1 (3.03%) NUnit
4 1 (3.03%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Advertising
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Developer
3 8 (24.24%) C# Developer
3 8 (24.24%) PHP Developer
4 5 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Agile .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning Developer
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Developer
7 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) HTML
3 9 (27.27%) CSS
3 9 (27.27%) XML
4 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.21%) jQuery
5 7 (21.21%) WCF
5 7 (21.21%) Web Services
6 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 6 (18.18%) JSON
6 6 (18.18%) Spring
7 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (15.15%) SOAP
7 5 (15.15%) WPF
8 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
8 4 (12.12%) Ajax
8 4 (12.12%) Java EE
9 3 (9.09%) Entity Framework
9 3 (9.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
3 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) OO
2 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (60.61%) TDD
4 10 (30.30%) MVC
5 7 (21.21%) Scrum
6 6 (18.18%) Refactoring
6 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.15%) SOLID
8 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Machine Learning
8 4 (12.12%) SDLC
9 3 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (9.09%) Business Development
9 3 (9.09%) Device Driver Development
9 3 (9.09%) DevOps
9 3 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 3 (9.09%) Kanban
9 3 (9.09%) Microservices
9 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (33.33%) PHP
4 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) C++
6 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Google
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Cognizant
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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