Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 27 24
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 499 669 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.72% 8.64% 8.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.27% 9.32% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 415 605 474
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,600 £27,800 £25,075
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +10.67%

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 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 6,866 7,179 6,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.40% 92.74% 91.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5,732 6,136 5,099
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +10.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +9 52 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Sale - 24 £42,500 - 1
Salford - 16 £45,000 - 1
Oldham +40 14 £21,500 -28.33%
Cheadle +7 11 £37,500 -6.54%
Wigan -5 11 £24,000 -41.82% 1
Bolton -11 7 £32,500 +38.30% 3
Altrincham -9 2 £57,500 +24.32% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £35,000 -
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North West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 263 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (46.49%) C#
3 217 (43.49%) JavaScript
4 203 (40.68%) HTML
5 192 (38.48%) MVC
6 185 (37.07%) Java
7 183 (36.67%) Software Engineering
8 177 (35.47%) CSS
9 167 (33.47%) .NET
10 160 (32.06%) PHP
11 155 (31.06%) SQL
12 153 (30.66%) Scrum
13 132 (26.45%) Git (software)
14 131 (26.25%) TDD
15 130 (26.05%) RESTful
16 123 (24.65%) ASP.NET
17 115 (23.05%) Continuous Integration
18 113 (22.65%) Test Automation
19 110 (22.04%) OOP
20 104 (20.84%) MySQL
21 103 (20.64%) jQuery
22 102 (20.44%) Web Services
23 99 (19.84%) SQL Server
24 98 (19.64%) Web Development
25 92 (18.44%) Microsoft
26 91 (18.24%) XML
27 87 (17.43%) E-Commerce
28 84 (16.83%) SOAP
29 77 (15.43%) OO PHP
30 75 (15.03%) DevOps

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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 18 (3.61%) Confluence
2 13 (2.61%) Apache Solr
3 11 (2.20%) CMS
4 9 (1.80%) WordPress
5 7 (1.40%) Apache
5 7 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.40%) nginx
6 6 (1.20%) IIS
7 5 (1.00%) Drupal
8 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.60%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.40%) JBoss
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.20%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (2.20%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.20%) GIMP
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (3.81%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.20%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.20%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 18 (3.61%) SaaS
4 16 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (2.20%) Twilio
7 6 (1.20%) npm
8 5 (1.00%) PaaS
9 4 (0.80%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.60%) Slack
11 2 (0.40%) Serverless
12 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.20%) Heroku
12 1 (0.20%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.21%) HTTP
2 7 (1.40%) SSL
3 6 (1.20%) Internet
4 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (20.84%) MySQL
2 99 (19.84%) SQL Server
3 69 (13.83%) NoSQL
4 26 (5.21%) SQL Server 2016
5 22 (4.41%) Redis
6 21 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (4.21%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (2.61%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.80%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.60%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.40%) Big Data
12 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 132 (26.45%) Git (software)
2 60 (12.02%) NUnit
3 45 (9.02%) MSTest
4 37 (7.41%) Subversion
5 28 (5.61%) Jenkins
6 27 (5.41%) JIRA
7 24 (4.81%) Selenium
8 22 (4.41%) PHPUnit
9 19 (3.81%) Mercurial
10 15 (3.01%) Cucumber
10 15 (3.01%) Jasmine
11 14 (2.81%) TeamCity
12 12 (2.40%) WebDriver
13 10 (2.00%) gulp
14 8 (1.60%) Grunt
14 8 (1.60%) Protractor
15 7 (1.40%) SonarQube
15 7 (1.40%) Visual Studio
16 6 (1.20%) SoapUI
17 5 (1.00%) Travis CI
General
1 71 (14.23%) Finance
2 46 (9.22%) Retail
3 26 (5.21%) Advertising
4 20 (4.01%) Legal
5 11 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.00%) Banking
7 9 (1.80%) Games
8 6 (1.20%) Marketing
8 6 (1.20%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.80%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.60%) Automotive
10 3 (0.60%) Law
11 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 318 (63.73%) Developer
2 96 (19.24%) .NET Developer
3 94 (18.84%) C# Developer
4 87 (17.43%) Software Engineer
5 71 (14.23%) Software Developer
6 67 (13.43%) PHP Developer
7 66 (13.23%) Senior Developer
8 63 (12.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 46 (9.22%) Architect
10 43 (8.62%) C# Software Developer
11 39 (7.82%) C# Software Engineer
12 38 (7.62%) .NET Software Developer
12 38 (7.62%) Java Engineer
13 37 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
13 37 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 36 (7.21%) Java Developer
15 35 (7.01%) Java Software Engineer
16 30 (6.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 29 (5.81%) Senior Software Engineer
18 26 (5.21%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (40.68%) HTML
2 177 (35.47%) CSS
3 167 (33.47%) .NET
4 130 (26.05%) RESTful
5 123 (24.65%) ASP.NET
6 103 (20.64%) jQuery
7 102 (20.44%) Web Services
8 91 (18.24%) XML
9 84 (16.83%) SOAP
10 75 (15.03%) WCF
11 69 (13.83%) Node.js
12 65 (13.03%) HTML5
13 64 (12.83%) Spring
14 63 (12.63%) REST
15 53 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC
16 49 (9.82%) AngularJS
17 48 (9.62%) WPF
18 45 (9.02%) CSS3
18 45 (9.02%) React
19 42 (8.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.82%) Computer Science
2 38 (7.62%) Algorithms
3 29 (5.81%) Data Structures
4 28 (5.61%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (5.61%) Mobile App
5 23 (4.61%) Social Network
6 21 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (3.41%) User Experience
8 16 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.81%) Cyberattack
10 7 (1.40%) Blog
10 7 (1.40%) Xbox
11 6 (1.20%) e-Learning
12 5 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.00%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.80%) Fintech
14 3 (0.60%) N-Tier
15 2 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 2 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.02%) Linux
1 45 (9.02%) Windows
2 28 (5.61%) Apple iOS
3 27 (5.41%) Android
4 13 (2.61%) Unix
5 4 (0.80%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (38.48%) MVC
3 183 (36.67%) Software Engineering
4 153 (30.66%) Scrum
5 131 (26.25%) TDD
6 115 (23.05%) Continuous Integration
7 113 (22.65%) Test Automation
8 110 (22.04%) OOP
9 98 (19.64%) Web Development
10 87 (17.43%) E-Commerce
11 77 (15.43%) OO PHP
12 75 (15.03%) DevOps
13 72 (14.43%) SDLC
14 70 (14.03%) Kanban
15 68 (13.63%) BDD
16 64 (12.83%) Microservices
17 58 (11.62%) Use Case
18 57 (11.42%) Mentoring
19 51 (10.22%) Secure Coding
20 48 (9.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 232 (46.49%) C#
2 217 (43.49%) JavaScript
3 185 (37.07%) Java
4 160 (32.06%) PHP
5 155 (31.06%) SQL
6 75 (15.03%) T-SQL
7 68 (13.63%) C++
8 65 (13.03%) Ruby
9 48 (9.62%) C
10 46 (9.22%) Python
11 37 (7.41%) PL/SQL
12 21 (4.21%) Go
13 12 (2.40%) Java 8
14 10 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 10 (2.00%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.60%) Apple Swift
15 8 (1.60%) Objective-C
16 7 (1.40%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.20%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (13.23%) Degree
2 34 (6.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.01%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.40%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.00%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.80%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.61%) QA
2 12 (2.40%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 1 (0.20%) GCP
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (4.41%) Docker
2 2 (0.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.60%) Puppet
2 7 (1.40%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.20%) Kibana
4 4 (0.80%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.40%) Terraform
5 2 (0.40%) WSUS
6 1 (0.20%) Ansible
6 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 92 (18.44%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.41%) WorldPay
2 32 (6.41%) Zend
3 27 (5.41%) Oracle
4 14 (2.81%) Google
5 12 (2.40%) Capita
6 11 (2.20%) Adobe
7 6 (1.20%) Cognizant
8 4 (0.80%) SAP
8 4 (0.80%) Sun
8 4 (0.80%) Twitter
9 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.40%) Kony
10 1 (0.20%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.20%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.20%) Demandware
10 1 (0.20%) hybris
10 1 (0.20%) NVIDIA
10 1 (0.20%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.20%) WooCommerce