Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 60 75
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 -33
Permanent jobs citing OOP 32 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.58% 2.56% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 2.91% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 12
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,975
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.92% +3.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,771 £24,050
90th Percentile £47,500 £37,500 £41,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%

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 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 764 790 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.55% 88.07% 84.33%
Number of salaries quoted 614 711 686
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,188
90th Percentile £53,375 £52,500 £46,625
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Chorley +13 11 £45,000 +63.64% 1
Preston -5 9 £32,500 -
Skelmersdale -1 8 £25,000 -28.57%
Rossendale - 2 £29,500 -
Blackburn - 1 £32,500 -
OOP
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 20 (62.50%) PHP
2 19 (59.38%) HTML
2 19 (59.38%) CSS
3 17 (53.13%) MySQL
3 17 (53.13%) MVC
4 15 (46.88%) SQL
5 14 (43.75%) OO
5 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (34.38%) Degree
7 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 10 (31.25%) jQuery
7 10 (31.25%) HTML5
7 10 (31.25%) Spring
7 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 10 (31.25%) Java
7 10 (31.25%) SDLC
8 9 (28.13%) Laravel
8 9 (28.13%) Symfony
8 9 (28.13%) CakePHP
8 9 (28.13%) Marketing
8 9 (28.13%) Ajax
9 8 (25.00%) Web Development
9 8 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (25.00%) Creative Marketing
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 7 (21.88%) PHP 5
11 6 (18.75%) PHP 7
12 4 (12.50%) LAMP
12 4 (12.50%) Apache

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 4 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
2 1 (3.13%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 9 (28.13%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) PHP Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.38%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Digital Developer
9 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce Developer
9 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) CSS
1 19 (59.38%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) HTML5
2 10 (31.25%) jQuery
2 10 (31.25%) Spring
3 9 (28.13%) Ajax
3 9 (28.13%) CakePHP
3 9 (28.13%) Laravel
3 9 (28.13%) Symfony
4 4 (12.50%) LAMP
5 3 (9.38%) .NET
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (9.38%) REST
5 3 (9.38%) SOAP
5 3 (9.38%) Spring MVC
5 3 (9.38%) XML
5 3 (9.38%) XSLT
6 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.25%) RESTful
7 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) MVC
2 14 (43.75%) OO
3 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) SDLC
4 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.00%) Creative Marketing
5 8 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.25%) Multichannel Retail
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.13%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) PHP
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) Java
5 7 (21.88%) PHP 5
6 6 (18.75%) PHP 7
7 3 (9.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Facebook
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter
2 1 (3.13%) Zend