Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 86 57
Rank change year-on-year +34 -29 -34
Permanent jobs citing OO 40 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.04% 1.60% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 1.81% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 25
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,700
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £51,100
North West median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.49% +11.25% +6.67%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 895 1159 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.50% 88.47% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 674 780 611
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,625 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.56% -3.44% -
10th Percentile £27,261 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,175 £57,500 £64,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Merseyside

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Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for OO in Merseyside

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Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Merseyside over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in Merseyside

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Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Liverpool +34 26 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Southport - 7 £40,000 - 1
Wirral - 5 £27,500 -
St Helens -6 1 £26,000 -20.00%
Prescot - 1 - -
OO
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for OO.

1 28 (70.00%) PHP
2 19 (47.50%) Retail
3 18 (45.00%) Web Services
3 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
4 16 (40.00%) Node.js
4 16 (40.00%) Laravel
5 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 14 (35.00%) PHPUnit
6 14 (35.00%) CSS
6 14 (35.00%) HTML
6 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (35.00%) Symfony
7 13 (32.50%) MySQL
7 13 (32.50%) OOD
7 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
8 12 (30.00%) NoSQL
8 12 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (30.00%) Amazon S3
8 12 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (30.00%) Relational Database
8 12 (30.00%) Docker
8 12 (30.00%) Microservices
8 12 (30.00%) OOP
8 12 (30.00%) Silex
8 12 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (30.00%) Serverless
9 11 (27.50%) SQL
9 11 (27.50%) Web Application Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (10.00%) Drupal
2 3 (7.50%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) WordPress
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Magento
2 2 (5.00%) OpenCart
2 2 (5.00%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (30.00%) Amazon S3
2 12 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
2 12 (30.00%) AWS Lambda
2 12 (30.00%) Serverless
3 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) MySQL
2 12 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 12 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (35.00%) PHPUnit
3 4 (10.00%) Subversion
4 3 (7.50%) Grunt
5 2 (5.00%) Bazaar
5 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.00%) PhantomJS
6 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.50%) gulp
6 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (47.50%) Retail
2 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Magento Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Magento Developer
7 2 (5.00%) UX Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) Web Services
2 16 (40.00%) Laravel
2 16 (40.00%) Node.js
3 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 14 (35.00%) CSS
4 14 (35.00%) HTML
4 14 (35.00%) Symfony
5 12 (30.00%) Silex
6 9 (22.50%) jQuery
7 7 (17.50%) .NET
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (17.50%) CSS3
7 7 (17.50%) HTML5
7 7 (17.50%) RESTful
8 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (15.00%) XML
9 3 (7.50%) Semantic HTML
10 2 (5.00%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (12.50%) Life Science
2 5 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (5.00%) W3C
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) OOD
2 12 (30.00%) Microservices
2 12 (30.00%) OOP
3 11 (27.50%) Web Application Development
4 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) MVC
5 7 (17.50%) BDD
5 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.50%) TDD
5 7 (17.50%) Validation
6 6 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) Image Processing
7 5 (12.50%) Refactoring
7 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) OO PHP
8 4 (10.00%) Web Development
9 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.50%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.50%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) PHP
2 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) C
6 5 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.00%) Java
8 2 (5.00%) Perl
8 2 (5.00%) PHP 7
8 2 (5.00%) Python
8 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.50%) PHP 5
9 1 (2.50%) VB
9 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Google
3 3 (7.50%) Zend
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle