Period
to 21 January 2020

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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 106 129
Rank change year-on-year +24 +23 -18
Permanent jobs citing OOP 40 37 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.45% 1.74% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.85% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 30
Cheshire median annual salary £28,500 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.00% +21.21% -2.94%
10th Percentile £26,750 £40,400 £28,400
90th Percentile £64,250 £64,500 £47,925
North West median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +18.75% +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 1,478 2,005 2,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 90.62% 94.22% 91.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,167 1,509 2,175
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £23,650 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £70,000 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 2020. 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 +21 16 £52,500 +19.32%
Chester -10 9 £28,500 -38.38% 1
Knutsford +21 3 - - 1
Wilmslow +16 1 £60,000 +41.18% 1
Crewe -22 1 £26,000 -50.48% 1
Macclesfield - 1 £42,500 - 1
Northwich - 1 £52,500 -
Daresbury - 1 £31,500 -
OOP
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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 21 (52.50%) OO
1 21 (52.50%) MVC
2 16 (40.00%) PHP
2 16 (40.00%) RESTful
3 15 (37.50%) Laravel
4 14 (35.00%) Marketing
4 14 (35.00%) LAMP
4 14 (35.00%) MySQL
4 14 (35.00%) LEMP Stack
5 12 (30.00%) TDD
5 12 (30.00%) GitHub
6 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
6 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (27.50%) Java
6 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
7 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
8 8 (20.00%) HTML
8 8 (20.00%) Linux
8 8 (20.00%) CSS
8 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (20.00%) Android
8 8 (20.00%) Android Development
9 7 (17.50%) GitLab
9 7 (17.50%) Bitbucket
9 7 (17.50%) JIRA
9 7 (17.50%) Refactoring
9 7 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (17.50%) API Integration
10 6 (15.00%) Asana
10 6 (15.00%) Tailwind CSS

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 (15.00%) CMS
1 6 (15.00%) WordPress
2 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) GitHub
2 6 (15.00%) Asana
3 5 (12.50%) TestFlight
4 4 (10.00%) AWS
4 4 (10.00%) Azure
5 3 (7.50%) SaaS
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.50%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Bitbucket
2 7 (17.50%) GitLab
2 7 (17.50%) JIRA
3 6 (15.00%) Xcode
4 1 (2.50%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 14 (35.00%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Android Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Java Android Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.50%) iOS Developer
6 4 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Automation Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Java Mobile Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) RESTful
2 15 (37.50%) Laravel
3 14 (35.00%) LAMP
3 14 (35.00%) LEMP Stack
4 8 (20.00%) CSS
4 8 (20.00%) HTML
5 6 (15.00%) Tailwind CSS
6 5 (12.50%) .NET
6 5 (12.50%) JSON
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (10.00%) Spring
7 4 (10.00%) WinForms
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
8 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.00%) JSP
10 1 (2.50%) OpenGL
10 1 (2.50%) SOAP
10 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing Technology
1 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.50%) Social Media
1 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Android
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (15.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) MVC
1 21 (52.50%) OO
2 12 (30.00%) TDD
3 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) Android Development
5 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (17.50%) API Integration
6 7 (17.50%) Refactoring
7 6 (15.00%) iOS Development
7 6 (15.00%) Migration
7 6 (15.00%) OO PHP
8 5 (12.50%) MVVM
9 3 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (7.50%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.50%) Scrum
9 3 (7.50%) SOA
10 2 (5.00%) Mobile Development
10 2 (5.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) PHP
2 11 (27.50%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) Apple Swift
3 5 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) Python
4 4 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) C++
5 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.00%) ES6
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) ES7
7 1 (2.50%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (15.00%) Marketo
2 6 (15.00%) Pardot
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Apple