The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 47 64
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 16 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.61% 3.45% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 3.80% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 7
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 380 421 507
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 85.78% 90.73% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 322 337 415
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

OOP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for OOP in Lancashire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Lancashire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Lancashire

OOP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +3 12 £32,500 -5.79%
Chorley - 3 £44,500 - 3
Blackburn - 1 £32,500 -
OOP
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 25 (89.29%) PHP
2 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 17 (60.71%) CSS
4 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 16 (57.14%) MySQL
4 16 (57.14%) Marketing
4 16 (57.14%) jQuery
5 15 (53.57%) HTML5
6 14 (50.00%) OO
7 12 (42.86%) WordPress
7 12 (42.86%) Ajax
8 11 (39.29%) Symfony
8 11 (39.29%) CakePHP
9 10 (35.71%) SQL
9 10 (35.71%) Laravel
10 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
10 9 (32.14%) Web Development
11 8 (28.57%) Creative Marketing
11 8 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (25.00%) iPad
12 7 (25.00%) Web Application Development
13 6 (21.43%) MVC
14 5 (17.86%) LAMP
15 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (14.29%) Java
15 4 (14.29%) Magento
15 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
16 3 (10.71%) Facebook
16 3 (10.71%) Twitter
16 3 (10.71%) CSS3

OOP
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 12 (42.86%) WordPress
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Drupal
2 3 (10.71%) ExpressionEngine
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (57.14%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 23 (82.14%) PHP Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 7 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) HTML
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
3 16 (57.14%) jQuery
4 15 (53.57%) HTML5
5 12 (42.86%) Ajax
6 11 (39.29%) CakePHP
6 11 (39.29%) Symfony
7 10 (35.71%) Laravel
8 5 (17.86%) LAMP
9 3 (10.71%) CSS3
9 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (7.14%) Spring
11 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
2 9 (32.14%) Web Development
3 8 (28.57%) Creative Marketing
3 8 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (21.43%) MVC
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 3 (10.71%) OO PHP
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 1 (3.57%) Coaching
9 1 (3.57%) QA Automation
9 1 (3.57%) SDET
9 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) PHP
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Facebook
1 3 (10.71%) Twitter
2 1 (3.57%) Zend
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
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Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits
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