Period
to 20 October 2021

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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 74 45 54
Rank change year-on-year -29 +9 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 233 147 315
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.18% 5.62% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 6.01% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 175 133 273
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,750 £32,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% +2.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,750 £67,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £49,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.60% -1.50% +11.11%

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 5,314 2,444 6,105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 95.23% 93.43% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,991 2,181 4,879
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £70,484
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Manchester

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Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OO in Manchester.

Salary trend for OO in Manchester

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Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing OO in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 October 2021. 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
Salford - 5 - - 3
Wigan +4 3 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Stockport +2 1 £41,500 -17.00% 1
OO
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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.

1 156 (66.95%) Software Engineering
2 145 (62.23%) Java
3 141 (60.52%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (49.36%) OOP
5 101 (43.35%) SQL
6 98 (42.06%) C#
7 96 (41.20%) AWS
8 95 (40.77%) DevOps
9 89 (38.20%) JavaScript
10 87 (37.34%) C++
11 79 (33.91%) Python
12 70 (30.04%) Azure
12 70 (30.04%) Microservices
13 62 (26.61%) TDD
14 60 (25.75%) NoSQL
15 59 (25.32%) RESTful
16 58 (24.89%) Jenkins
17 55 (23.61%) .NET
18 52 (22.32%) Linux
19 50 (21.46%) Docker
20 49 (21.03%) Spring
21 48 (20.60%) SOLID
22 47 (20.17%) Kubernetes
23 45 (19.31%) React
23 45 (19.31%) Git (software)
24 44 (18.88%) RabbitMQ
24 44 (18.88%) MySQL
24 44 (18.88%) Spring Boot
25 43 (18.45%) AngularJS
26 42 (18.03%) Web Services

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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 35 (15.02%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (7.73%) nginx
3 17 (7.30%) Confluence
4 11 (4.72%) Apache
5 8 (3.43%) CMS
5 8 (3.43%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.58%) SAS
6 6 (2.58%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.15%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.72%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.43%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Magento
1 1 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Retail
1 1 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 96 (41.20%) AWS
2 70 (30.04%) Azure
3 32 (13.73%) GCP
4 24 (10.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (8.15%) Amazon SQS
6 9 (3.86%) Azure Service Bus
7 8 (3.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (3.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 8 (3.43%) Serverless
8 7 (3.00%) SaaS
9 6 (2.58%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (2.58%) GitHub
10 4 (1.72%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.29%) npm
12 2 (0.86%) Firebase
12 2 (0.86%) NuGet
13 1 (0.43%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.43%) Azure Storage
13 1 (0.43%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.45%) Internet
2 2 (0.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.43%) MPLS
3 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (25.75%) NoSQL
2 44 (18.88%) MySQL
3 36 (15.45%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (12.88%) SQL Server
5 24 (10.30%) Redis
6 22 (9.44%) Relational Database
7 15 (6.44%) Amazon Aurora
7 15 (6.44%) Amazon RDS
7 15 (6.44%) Big Data
8 13 (5.58%) MongoDB
9 8 (3.43%) InterSystems Cache
9 8 (3.43%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.72%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.29%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.43%) QlikView
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 58 (24.89%) Jenkins
2 45 (19.31%) Git (software)
3 25 (10.73%) Subversion
4 24 (10.30%) Maven
5 23 (9.87%) JUnit
5 23 (9.87%) Mercurial
6 20 (8.58%) JIRA
7 9 (3.86%) Visual Studio
8 7 (3.00%) MSTest
8 7 (3.00%) NUnit
9 6 (2.58%) GitLab
9 6 (2.58%) PHPUnit
10 3 (1.29%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.86%) git-flow
11 2 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.86%) Selenium
11 2 (0.86%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (15.88%) Social Skills
2 22 (9.44%) Finance
3 18 (7.73%) Legal
4 17 (7.30%) Retail
5 15 (6.44%) Games
6 9 (3.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (3.00%) Marketing
8 4 (1.72%) Law
8 4 (1.72%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.29%) Back Office
9 3 (1.29%) Presentation Skills
10 2 (0.86%) Electronics
10 2 (0.86%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.43%) Local Government
11 1 (0.43%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.43%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 83 (35.62%) Software Engineer
2 82 (35.19%) Developer
3 35 (15.02%) Senior Software Engineer
4 34 (14.59%) Senior Developer
5 28 (12.02%) Java Developer
6 23 (9.87%) .NET Developer
7 22 (9.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (9.44%) Technical Leader
8 17 (7.30%) Java Engineer
9 16 (6.87%) Python Engineer
9 16 (6.87%) Python Software Engineer
9 16 (6.87%) Software Developer
10 12 (5.15%) Java Software Engineer
10 12 (5.15%) PHP Developer
11 11 (4.72%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (3.86%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (3.86%) Programmer
14 8 (3.43%) C# Software Engineer
14 8 (3.43%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (25.32%) RESTful
2 55 (23.61%) .NET
3 49 (21.03%) Spring
4 45 (19.31%) React
5 44 (18.88%) RabbitMQ
5 44 (18.88%) Spring Boot
6 43 (18.45%) AngularJS
7 42 (18.03%) Web Services
8 36 (15.45%) Kafka
9 30 (12.88%) Vue.js
10 25 (10.73%) Node.js
11 24 (10.30%) SOAP
12 18 (7.73%) .NET Core
12 18 (7.73%) CSS
12 18 (7.73%) HTML
13 15 (6.44%) JMS
14 14 (6.01%) Apache NiFi
14 14 (6.01%) jQuery
15 12 (5.15%) ASP.NET
15 12 (5.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.58%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (8.15%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.72%) Cloud Native
3 11 (4.72%) Cyberattack
4 10 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.86%) Data Structures
6 8 (3.43%) Algorithms
6 8 (3.43%) Legacy Code
7 4 (1.72%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.72%) SCADA
8 3 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.86%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.86%) Replication
9 2 (0.86%) Wiki
10 1 (0.43%) Blog
10 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Life Science
10 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (22.32%) Linux
2 15 (6.44%) Unix
3 14 (6.01%) CentOS
3 14 (6.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (3.86%) Android
4 9 (3.86%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (66.95%) Software Engineering
2 141 (60.52%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (49.36%) OOP
4 95 (40.77%) DevOps
5 70 (30.04%) Microservices
6 62 (26.61%) TDD
7 48 (20.60%) SOLID
8 41 (17.60%) Mentoring
9 40 (17.17%) OOD
10 37 (15.88%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (15.02%) Scrum
12 33 (14.16%) Test Automation
13 28 (12.02%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (11.16%) Machine Learning
15 25 (10.73%) Clean Code
16 24 (10.30%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
17 19 (8.15%) Computer Science
17 19 (8.15%) Data Science
18 18 (7.73%) Collaborative Working
18 18 (7.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 145 (62.23%) Java
2 101 (43.35%) SQL
3 98 (42.06%) C#
4 89 (38.20%) JavaScript
5 87 (37.34%) C++
6 79 (33.91%) Python
7 30 (12.88%) Scala
8 28 (12.02%) Go
9 26 (11.16%) Kotlin
10 21 (9.01%) C
11 18 (7.73%) PHP
12 17 (7.30%) TypeScript
13 16 (6.87%) T-SQL
14 14 (6.01%) Ruby
15 7 (3.00%) PL/SQL
16 6 (2.58%) Java 8
17 4 (1.72%) Apple Swift
17 4 (1.72%) ES6
18 3 (1.29%) PHP 7
19 2 (0.86%) Dart
Qualifications
1 11 (4.72%) Degree
2 5 (2.15%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.86%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) Accessibility
1 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 50 (21.46%) Docker
2 4 (1.72%) KVM
2 4 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 47 (20.17%) Kubernetes
2 36 (15.45%) Ansible
3 28 (12.02%) Terraform
4 9 (3.86%) Grafana
5 8 (3.43%) Graphite
5 8 (3.43%) Kibana
5 8 (3.43%) logstash
5 8 (3.43%) ZABBIX
6 5 (2.15%) Prometheus
7 4 (1.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (12.45%) Oracle
2 25 (10.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.01%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.43%) SAP
5 5 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.72%) Google
6 4 (1.72%) SaltStack
6 4 (1.72%) VMware
6 4 (1.72%) Zend