Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 24 31
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 -7
Permanent jobs citing OO 641 540 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.84% 7.64% 7.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.61% 8.45% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 569 473 461
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

OO 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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 7444 6391 6400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.05% 90.43% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6239 5421 5276
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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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 19 August 2017.

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 19 August 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
Stockport -17 35 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Wigan +2 27 £35,000 -6.67%
Bolton -13 20 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Bury -5 8 £48,750 +62.50%
Altrincham -17 5 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Oldham -8 3 £37,500 +56.25% 2
Cheadle -8 2 £41,250 -13.16% 1
Sale +9 1 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Salford -13 1 £27,500 -21.43%
Rochdale - 1 £30,000 - 1
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North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing OO 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 Manchester region with a requirement for OO.

1 342 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (45.55%) JavaScript
3 280 (43.68%) HTML
4 266 (41.50%) CSS
5 264 (41.19%) Java
6 258 (40.25%) SQL
7 233 (36.35%) C#
8 210 (32.76%) Software Engineering
9 207 (32.29%) Git (software)
10 198 (30.89%) MVC
11 194 (30.27%) Continuous Integration
12 186 (29.02%) .NET
13 184 (28.71%) PHP
14 178 (27.77%) Web Services
15 164 (25.59%) Test Automation
16 162 (25.27%) jQuery
17 156 (24.34%) Scrum
18 155 (24.18%) XML
19 154 (24.02%) OOP
20 140 (21.84%) MySQL
21 135 (21.06%) Degree
22 125 (19.50%) HTML5
23 123 (19.19%) TDD
24 121 (18.88%) Linux
25 117 (18.25%) C++
25 117 (18.25%) Subversion
26 109 (17.00%) ASP.NET
27 104 (16.22%) SQL Server
28 102 (15.91%) E-Commerce
29 97 (15.13%) AngularJS

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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 58 (9.05%) Apache
2 29 (4.52%) CMS
3 24 (3.74%) Apache Spark
4 21 (3.28%) Apache Solr
4 21 (3.28%) Confluence
5 19 (2.96%) WordPress
6 15 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (1.87%) nginx
8 11 (1.72%) Joomla!
9 10 (1.56%) OpenEdge
9 10 (1.56%) WebSphere
10 9 (1.40%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.25%) EPiServer
11 8 (1.25%) JBoss
12 7 (1.09%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.09%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.78%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.62%) Drupal
14 4 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.31%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 36 (5.62%) Magento
2 10 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 61 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (4.37%) GitHub
2 28 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.12%) Amazon EMR
4 17 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (2.34%) Google App Engine
6 14 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.40%) SaaS
8 6 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.47%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.31%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.30%) HTTP
2 16 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.34%) Ethernet
3 15 (2.34%) RS-232
4 7 (1.09%) Internet
4 7 (1.09%) SSL
5 1 (0.16%) Firewall
5 1 (0.16%) Intranet
5 1 (0.16%) VPN
5 1 (0.16%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (21.84%) MySQL
2 104 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 76 (11.86%) NoSQL
4 70 (10.92%) Relational Database
5 47 (7.33%) RDBMS
6 37 (5.77%) Big Data
7 33 (5.15%) Hadoop
8 20 (3.12%) Amazon Redshift
9 16 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (2.34%) MongoDB
10 15 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (2.18%) Redis
12 8 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.78%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.78%) MariaDB
15 4 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.62%) SQLite
16 3 (0.47%) Apache Accumulo
16 3 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 207 (32.29%) Git (software)
2 117 (18.25%) Subversion
3 56 (8.74%) Visual Studio
4 54 (8.42%) JUnit
5 49 (7.64%) NUnit
6 47 (7.33%) Jenkins
6 47 (7.33%) JIRA
7 42 (6.55%) MSTest
8 40 (6.24%) Bitbucket
9 39 (6.08%) Mercurial
10 31 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 31 (4.84%) Vagrant
11 28 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (3.74%) Eclipse
13 20 (3.12%) EasyMock
14 18 (2.81%) git-flow
14 18 (2.81%) NuGet
15 17 (2.65%) PHPUnit
15 17 (2.65%) Selenium
16 15 (2.34%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 84 (13.10%) Finance
2 65 (10.14%) Marketing
3 55 (8.58%) Retail
4 42 (6.55%) Manufacturing
5 40 (6.24%) Electronics
5 40 (6.24%) Games
5 40 (6.24%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.34%) Law
7 8 (1.25%) Multimedia
8 7 (1.09%) Automotive
9 4 (0.62%) Advertising
9 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.47%) Banking
11 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 444 (69.27%) Developer
2 137 (21.37%) Senior Developer
3 136 (21.22%) Software Engineer
4 115 (17.94%) PHP Developer
5 108 (16.85%) Java Developer
6 94 (14.66%) .NET Developer
7 90 (14.04%) C# Developer
8 66 (10.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 64 (9.98%) Java Engineer
10 62 (9.67%) Java Software Engineer
11 48 (7.49%) ASP.NET Developer
12 47 (7.33%) Software Developer
13 46 (7.18%) Senior Java Developer
14 44 (6.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 44 (6.86%) JavaScript Developer
15 42 (6.55%) Senior Software Engineer
16 41 (6.40%) C# Software Engineer
17 39 (6.08%) Junior
18 36 (5.62%) Senior PHP Developer
19 34 (5.30%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (43.68%) HTML
2 266 (41.50%) CSS
3 186 (29.02%) .NET
4 178 (27.77%) Web Services
5 162 (25.27%) jQuery
6 155 (24.18%) XML
7 125 (19.50%) HTML5
8 109 (17.00%) ASP.NET
9 97 (15.13%) AngularJS
10 94 (14.66%) RESTful
11 86 (13.42%) WCF
12 83 (12.95%) SOAP
13 73 (11.39%) Ajax
14 71 (11.08%) Spring
15 69 (10.76%) JSON
16 63 (9.83%) WPF
17 61 (9.52%) CSS3
17 61 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 58 (9.05%) ASP.NET MVC
19 56 (8.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 91 (14.20%) Data Structures
2 67 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 52 (8.11%) Algorithms
4 51 (7.96%) iPad
5 47 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (6.86%) Mobile App
7 31 (4.84%) N-Tier
8 23 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
9 20 (3.12%) User Experience
10 16 (2.50%) Internet of Things
11 15 (2.34%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 14 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (2.18%) Wiki
13 10 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
14 8 (1.25%) W3C
15 7 (1.09%) Digital Signage
15 7 (1.09%) e-Learning
16 4 (0.62%) Blog
16 4 (0.62%) Online Games
16 4 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 121 (18.88%) Linux
2 82 (12.79%) Windows
3 31 (4.84%) Unix
4 26 (4.06%) Windows XP
5 25 (3.90%) Mac OS
6 22 (3.43%) Android
7 15 (2.34%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 14 (2.18%) CentOS
8 14 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.09%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.94%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.16%) AIX
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (32.76%) Software Engineering
3 198 (30.89%) MVC
4 194 (30.27%) Continuous Integration
5 164 (25.59%) Test Automation
6 156 (24.34%) Scrum
7 154 (24.02%) OOP
8 123 (19.19%) TDD
9 102 (15.91%) E-Commerce
10 87 (13.57%) OOD
11 86 (13.42%) Unit Testing
12 85 (13.26%) Web Development
13 82 (12.79%) Mentoring
14 78 (12.17%) OO PHP
15 69 (10.76%) DevOps
16 66 (10.30%) Open Source
17 62 (9.67%) Multithreading
18 59 (9.20%) Kanban
19 57 (8.89%) RUP
20 55 (8.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 292 (45.55%) JavaScript
2 264 (41.19%) Java
3 258 (40.25%) SQL
4 233 (36.35%) C#
5 184 (28.71%) PHP
6 117 (18.25%) C++
7 61 (9.52%) C
8 54 (8.42%) Python
9 52 (8.11%) T-SQL
10 35 (5.46%) PL/SQL
11 27 (4.21%) Ruby
12 23 (3.59%) Scala
13 20 (3.12%) Clojure
13 20 (3.12%) Haskell
14 18 (2.81%) VB.NET
15 15 (2.34%) XAML
16 13 (2.03%) PHP 7
17 12 (1.87%) Objective-C
18 10 (1.56%) Embedded C
19 8 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 135 (21.06%) Degree
2 32 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.40%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.62%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.47%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.31%) HND
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.87%) GCP
2 6 (0.94%) QA
2 6 (0.94%) WAI
3 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (3.74%) Docker
2 4 (0.62%) Firmware
3 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (3.12%) Puppet
2 16 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 15 (2.34%) Capistrano
4 7 (1.09%) Kibana
4 7 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 78 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.55%) SAP
3 37 (5.77%) Zend
4 31 (4.84%) Oracle
5 16 (2.50%) Google
6 14 (2.18%) Red Hat
7 11 (1.72%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.40%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.62%) Apple
9 4 (0.62%) Cloudera
9 4 (0.62%) Cognizant
9 4 (0.62%) Perforce
10 3 (0.47%) Facebook
10 3 (0.47%) IBM
10 3 (0.47%) Percona
10 3 (0.47%) Sun
11 2 (0.31%) Progress
11 2 (0.31%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.31%) Sony
11 2 (0.31%) Yahoo!