Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 54 57
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 -28
Permanent jobs citing OO 35 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.95% 3.27% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 3.70% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 26
Lancashire median annual salary £31,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.15% +3.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £19,900 £26,075 £22,500
90th Percentile £38,475 £43,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +6.67%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 760 810 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.78% 88.24% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 614 733 677
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,771 £23,075
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Lancashire

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Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for OO in Lancashire

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Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Lancashire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in Lancashire

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Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Preston -2 12 £32,500 - 2
Burnley - 4 £22,500 -
Blackburn +7 3 £42,000 +95.35% 2
Skelmersdale -3 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Chorley +2 2 £31,000 -22.50% 3
Rossendale - 2 £29,500 -
Blackpool +13 1 £32,500 - 1
Darwen - 1 - -
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North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for OO.

1 28 (80.00%) HTML
1 28 (80.00%) CSS
2 20 (57.14%) PHP
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
4 16 (45.71%) HTML5
5 14 (40.00%) MySQL
5 14 (40.00%) .NET
5 14 (40.00%) C#
5 14 (40.00%) OOP
6 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (31.43%) Web Development
7 11 (31.43%) MVC
7 11 (31.43%) jQuery
8 9 (25.71%) Laravel
8 9 (25.71%) CakePHP
8 9 (25.71%) Ajax
8 9 (25.71%) Marketing
9 8 (22.86%) Creative Marketing
9 8 (22.86%) Symfony
9 8 (22.86%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (20.00%) SDLC
10 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 7 (20.00%) Degree
10 7 (20.00%) Retail
10 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
11 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
12 5 (14.29%) REST

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (8.57%) WordPress
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) gulp
General
1 9 (25.71%) Marketing
2 7 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Games
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) PHP Developer
3 7 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Junior
5 4 (11.43%) Junior Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.71%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (5.71%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) CSS
1 28 (80.00%) HTML
2 16 (45.71%) HTML5
3 14 (40.00%) .NET
4 11 (31.43%) jQuery
5 9 (25.71%) Ajax
5 9 (25.71%) CakePHP
5 9 (25.71%) Laravel
6 8 (22.86%) Symfony
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
9 5 (14.29%) CSS3
9 5 (14.29%) REST
10 4 (11.43%) WinForms
11 3 (8.57%) Node.js
11 3 (8.57%) XML
12 2 (5.71%) JSON
12 2 (5.71%) RESTful
13 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
13 1 (2.86%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) OOP
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) MVC
3 11 (31.43%) Web Development
4 8 (22.86%) Creative Marketing
4 8 (22.86%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (20.00%) SDLC
6 5 (14.29%) OOD
6 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.43%) OO PHP
7 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.57%) TDD
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.71%) Multichannel Retail
10 1 (2.86%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (2.86%) Cross-Browser Development
10 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) PHP
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 14 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) Java
4 4 (11.43%) PHP 5
5 3 (8.57%) PHP 7
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.86%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (11.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Zend