Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 49 62
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 +23
Permanent jobs citing OOP 21 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.70% 4.36% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 5.05% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 15
Lancashire median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% - +18.18%
10th Percentile £33,738 £25,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 688 753 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 88.32% 86.45% 90.54%
Number of salaries quoted 564 635 674
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,100 £24,300
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £50,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 2018. 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 -3 9 £45,000 - 1
Preston +6 5 £34,625 +6.54% 4
Blackburn +4 5 £40,000 +23.08%
OOP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 10 (47.62%) OO
4 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
4 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 10 (47.62%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (42.86%) SDLC
5 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 9 (42.86%) Spring
6 6 (28.57%) React
6 6 (28.57%) Node.js
7 5 (23.81%) REST
7 5 (23.81%) Express
7 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
8 3 (14.29%) CSS
8 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 3 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) Web Development
9 2 (9.52%) jQuery
9 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
9 2 (9.52%) PHP
9 2 (9.52%) Python
9 2 (9.52%) MySQL
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (4.76%) Jupyter

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 1 (4.76%) Drupal
1 1 (4.76%) Jupyter
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Senior SQL Developer
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Developer
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (4.76%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) React Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Spring
2 6 (28.57%) Node.js
2 6 (28.57%) React
3 5 (23.81%) Express
3 5 (23.81%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.52%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) .NET
6 1 (4.76%) Angular 2
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.76%) CSS3
6 1 (4.76%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) LAMP
6 1 (4.76%) Laravel
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 10 (47.62%) OO
2 10 (47.62%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
3 9 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Deep Learning
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Microservices
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) People Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Test Management
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) R
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Capita
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft