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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 27 28 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.72% 3.16% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 3.65% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Median salary £27,500 £33,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 122 137 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 88.41% 86.71% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 105 119 103
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

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

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) OO

OOP
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday