Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 42 38
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOP 14 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.07% 1.44% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 1.63% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 9
Chester median annual salary £48,750 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.29% -36.36% +44.74%
10th Percentile £30,250 £32,750 £41,550
90th Percentile £52,500 £41,750 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £46,250 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +19.35% -13.89% +28.57%

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 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 258 245 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 93.48% 88.45% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 227 213 227
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,250 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Chester

OOP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for OOP in Chester

OOP
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Chester over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Chester

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for OOP.

1 11 (78.57%) MVC
1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Kanban
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
6 5 (35.71%) Retail
6 5 (35.71%) REST
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 4 (28.57%) WPF
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement

OOP
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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA Agile
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (42.86%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Azure Developer
4 6 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 6 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 6 (42.86%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
1 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (35.71%) REST
5 4 (28.57%) WPF
6 2 (14.29%) Django
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) Laravel
7 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Kanban
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) API Development
5 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft