Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 26 26
Rank change year-on-year -15 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 509 645 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.95% 8.49% 8.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.53% 9.26% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 436 605 499
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +8.11%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,761 6,964 6,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.36% 91.64% 90.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5,605 5,967 5,219
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Manchester

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Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for OO in Manchester

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Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Manchester

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Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Stockport +4 39 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Sale - 31 £42,500 - 1
Salford +7 11 £35,000 - 4
Oldham +32 10 £21,500 -4.44% 3
Cheadle +2 10 £37,500 -7.69% 1
Bolton -12 8 £32,500 -27.78% 3
Wigan -7 7 £33,500 -21.18% 1
Altrincham -14 5 £45,500 +1.11%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £35,000 - 3
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North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT jobs citing OO 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 Manchester region with a requirement for OO.

1 281 (55.21%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (42.83%) JavaScript
3 214 (42.04%) C#
4 210 (41.26%) HTML
5 207 (40.67%) MVC
6 196 (38.51%) Software Engineering
7 192 (37.72%) CSS
8 186 (36.54%) Java
9 171 (33.60%) .NET
10 153 (30.06%) Scrum
11 151 (29.67%) SQL
11 151 (29.67%) PHP
12 150 (29.47%) Git (software)
13 145 (28.49%) TDD
14 136 (26.72%) RESTful
15 133 (26.13%) Continuous Integration
16 127 (24.95%) jQuery
17 123 (24.17%) Web Services
18 119 (23.38%) ASP.NET
19 102 (20.04%) Web Development
19 102 (20.04%) OOP
20 99 (19.45%) SQL Server
21 97 (19.06%) XML
21 97 (19.06%) Test Automation
22 96 (18.86%) MySQL
23 83 (16.31%) SOAP
24 82 (16.11%) Microsoft
24 82 (16.11%) WCF
24 82 (16.11%) NoSQL
25 81 (15.91%) Node.js

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 16 (3.14%) Apache Solr
2 15 (2.95%) Confluence
3 12 (2.36%) Apache
3 12 (2.36%) CMS
4 11 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (2.16%) nginx
5 8 (1.57%) WordPress
6 7 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.79%) Drupal
7 4 (0.79%) IIS
8 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.39%) JBoss
9 2 (0.39%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.39%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.20%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (1.77%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.20%) GIMP
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (3.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 19 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (3.34%) SaaS
5 11 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.79%) GitHub
7 4 (0.79%) Google App Engine
7 4 (0.79%) npm
7 4 (0.79%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.59%) PaaS
8 3 (0.59%) Serverless
8 3 (0.59%) Slack
9 1 (0.20%) Heroku
9 1 (0.20%) iTunes
9 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.52%) HTTP
2 9 (1.77%) SSL
3 7 (1.38%) Internet
4 1 (0.20%) Intranet
4 1 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (19.45%) SQL Server
2 96 (18.86%) MySQL
3 82 (16.11%) NoSQL
4 31 (6.09%) SQL Server 2016
5 21 (4.13%) Redis
6 20 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (3.93%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.14%) Hadoop
8 14 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.75%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.59%) Big Data
11 3 (0.59%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.59%) SQLite
12 2 (0.39%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 150 (29.47%) Git (software)
2 53 (10.41%) NUnit
3 44 (8.64%) MSTest
4 42 (8.25%) Subversion
5 26 (5.11%) Jenkins
5 26 (5.11%) JIRA
6 24 (4.72%) Selenium
7 22 (4.32%) Mercurial
8 21 (4.13%) PHPUnit
9 12 (2.36%) Cucumber
10 11 (2.16%) gulp
11 10 (1.96%) Jasmine
11 10 (1.96%) Xcode
12 9 (1.77%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.77%) WebDriver
13 8 (1.57%) Grunt
14 7 (1.38%) JUnit
14 7 (1.38%) Visual Studio
15 6 (1.18%) Eclipse
15 6 (1.18%) Maven
General
1 65 (12.77%) Finance
2 55 (10.81%) Retail
3 22 (4.32%) Advertising
4 18 (3.54%) Legal
4 18 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.14%) Multimedia
6 11 (2.16%) Marketing
7 8 (1.57%) Banking
7 8 (1.57%) Electronics
8 7 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.18%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.18%) Games
10 3 (0.59%) Automotive
11 2 (0.39%) Law
11 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 329 (64.64%) Developer
2 105 (20.63%) .NET Developer
3 95 (18.66%) Software Engineer
4 88 (17.29%) C# Developer
4 88 (17.29%) Senior Developer
5 63 (12.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 63 (12.38%) Software Developer
6 61 (11.98%) PHP Developer
7 44 (8.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 44 (8.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 43 (8.45%) Architect
8 43 (8.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 42 (8.25%) Java Engineer
10 39 (7.66%) C# Software Developer
10 39 (7.66%) Java Software Engineer
11 37 (7.27%) Java Developer
12 36 (7.07%) .NET Software Developer
13 35 (6.88%) C# Software Engineer
14 31 (6.09%) Senior .NET Developer
15 29 (5.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (41.26%) HTML
2 192 (37.72%) CSS
3 171 (33.60%) .NET
4 136 (26.72%) RESTful
5 127 (24.95%) jQuery
6 123 (24.17%) Web Services
7 119 (23.38%) ASP.NET
8 97 (19.06%) XML
9 83 (16.31%) SOAP
10 82 (16.11%) WCF
11 81 (15.91%) HTML5
11 81 (15.91%) Node.js
12 70 (13.75%) AngularJS
13 66 (12.97%) Spring
14 61 (11.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 57 (11.20%) CSS3
16 56 (11.00%) REST
17 54 (10.61%) .NET Framework
18 47 (9.23%) WPF
19 45 (8.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.06%) Computer Science
2 35 (6.88%) Mobile App
3 34 (6.68%) Algorithms
4 30 (5.89%) Social Network
5 29 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (4.91%) Data Structures
7 20 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.14%) e-Learning
9 14 (2.75%) Cyberattack
9 14 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.75%) User Experience
10 8 (1.57%) Xbox
11 6 (1.18%) Fintech
11 6 (1.18%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.98%) iPad
13 4 (0.79%) Replication
14 3 (0.59%) iPhone
14 3 (0.59%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.39%) Linux
2 37 (7.27%) Windows
3 27 (5.30%) Apple iOS
4 21 (4.13%) Android
5 20 (3.93%) Unix
6 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (55.21%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (40.67%) MVC
3 196 (38.51%) Software Engineering
4 153 (30.06%) Scrum
5 145 (28.49%) TDD
6 133 (26.13%) Continuous Integration
7 102 (20.04%) OOP
7 102 (20.04%) Web Development
8 97 (19.06%) Test Automation
9 80 (15.72%) E-Commerce
10 76 (14.93%) SDLC
11 75 (14.73%) BDD
11 75 (14.73%) DevOps
12 62 (12.18%) Mentoring
12 62 (12.18%) OO PHP
13 57 (11.20%) Microservices
13 57 (11.20%) Use Case
14 56 (11.00%) Kanban
15 51 (10.02%) SOA
16 50 (9.82%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 218 (42.83%) JavaScript
2 214 (42.04%) C#
3 186 (36.54%) Java
4 151 (29.67%) PHP
4 151 (29.67%) SQL
5 70 (13.75%) Ruby
6 69 (13.56%) C++
7 68 (13.36%) T-SQL
8 60 (11.79%) C
9 40 (7.86%) PL/SQL
10 39 (7.66%) Python
11 20 (3.93%) Go
12 14 (2.75%) Objective-C
13 12 (2.36%) Apple Swift
14 10 (1.96%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.77%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.57%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.38%) Bash Shell
18 6 (1.18%) ABAP
19 5 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 72 (14.15%) Degree
2 35 (6.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.14%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.16%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.38%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.18%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.79%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) HND
8 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.68%) QA
2 11 (2.16%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (4.91%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Firmware
2 2 (0.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (2.36%) Puppet
2 9 (1.77%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.98%) Kibana
5 4 (0.79%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.79%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 82 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.72%) Zend
3 23 (4.52%) WorldPay
4 22 (4.32%) Oracle
5 14 (2.75%) Google
6 12 (2.36%) SAP
7 9 (1.77%) Adobe
8 8 (1.57%) Capita
9 7 (1.38%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.18%) Sun
11 4 (0.79%) Percona
12 3 (0.59%) Cloudera
13 2 (0.39%) Kony
14 1 (0.20%) Alibaba
14 1 (0.20%) hybris
14 1 (0.20%) NVIDIA
14 1 (0.20%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.20%) Twitter
14 1 (0.20%) WooCommerce
14 1 (0.20%) Xamarin