Period
to 19 December 2018

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 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 47 31
Rank change year-on-year +13 -16 +3
Permanent jobs citing OO 6 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.65% 3.27% 5.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 3.55% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 13
Chester median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -21.05% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,375 £31,300
90th Percentile £43,375 £50,000 £83,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +6.25%

OO 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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 214 366 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 94.69% 92.19% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 186 317 196
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -8.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,125 £60,000 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Chester

OO
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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing OO 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 Chester region with a requirement for OO.

1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Django
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) EPoS
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Apache

OO
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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
1 1 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) UX Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Django
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (16.67%) Laravel
2 1 (16.67%) Ninject
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) A/B Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft