The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 27 23
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Permanent jobs citing OO 7 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.17% 5.11% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 5.96% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 10
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OO 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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 142 151 160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 84.52% 85.80% 89.39%
Number of salaries quoted 131 133 118
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Chester

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Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for OO in Chester

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Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Chester over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Chester region with a requirement for OO.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) JSTL
6 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (16.67%) GlassFish
1 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) JSTL
4 2 (16.67%) Laravel
4 2 (16.67%) Struts
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Behat
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) JAX-WS
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) RAD
5 2 (16.67%) RUP
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) hybris
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Zend
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