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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 25 31 21
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10  
Permanent jobs citing OO 40 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 7.12% 6.16% 9.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% 7.01% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 42
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% -9.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £28,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 507 428 423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.21% 87.89% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 410 352 333
Median salary £40,372 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.93% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing OO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +8 28 £30,000 -22.07% 4
Southport - 8 £40,000 - 1
St Helens - 3 £40,000 -
Wirral -4 2 £40,000 -
OO
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 36 (62.07%) HTML
2 34 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 33 (56.90%) .NET
3 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (55.17%) CSS
4 32 (55.17%) C#
5 29 (50.00%) MVC
6 24 (41.38%) PHP
7 23 (39.66%) SQL
7 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
8 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
9 21 (36.21%) HTML5
10 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (34.48%) Scrum
11 19 (32.76%) TDD
11 19 (32.76%) jQuery
12 18 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
12 18 (31.03%) CSS3
13 17 (29.31%) AngularJS
14 16 (27.59%) User Experience
15 13 (22.41%) OOP
15 13 (22.41%) Retail
16 12 (20.69%) RESTful
16 12 (20.69%) Web Development
16 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (20.69%) Front End Development
16 12 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
17 11 (18.97%) BDD
17 11 (18.97%) Node.js

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Top Related 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 10 (17.24%) CMS
2 5 (8.62%) Drupal
2 5 (8.62%) EPiServer
2 5 (8.62%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (8.62%) Umbraco
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.17%) WordPress
4 2 (3.45%) nginx
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.72%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) Marvel
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Magento
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) GitHub
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.97%) MySQL
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.07%) Bitbucket
3 5 (8.62%) Subversion
4 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.45%) RSpec
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (22.41%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Games
3 2 (3.45%) Advertising
3 2 (3.45%) Billing
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (87.93%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (17.24%) PHP Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Junior
6 6 (10.34%) Junior Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.62%) UX Developer
8 4 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Drupal Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Build and Release Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Build Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.17%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 3 (5.17%) PHP Magento Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (62.07%) HTML
2 33 (56.90%) .NET
3 32 (55.17%) CSS
4 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
5 21 (36.21%) HTML5
6 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (32.76%) jQuery
8 18 (31.03%) CSS3
9 17 (29.31%) AngularJS
10 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (20.69%) RESTful
11 11 (18.97%) Node.js
11 11 (18.97%) Semantic HTML
12 10 (17.24%) .NET Framework
13 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 9 (15.52%) Symfony
14 8 (13.79%) Laravel
14 8 (13.79%) WCF
15 7 (12.07%) SOAP
16 6 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.00%) MVC
3 20 (34.48%) Scrum
4 19 (32.76%) TDD
5 18 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (22.41%) OOP
7 12 (20.69%) Front End Development
7 12 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (20.69%) Web Development
8 11 (18.97%) BDD
8 11 (18.97%) OOD
9 9 (15.52%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (15.52%) Web Application Development
10 8 (13.79%) Kanban
10 8 (13.79%) Project Management
11 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.07%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (10.34%) DevOps
13 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
14 4 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 32 (55.17%) C#
3 24 (41.38%) PHP
4 23 (39.66%) SQL
5 8 (13.79%) Java
6 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.62%) C++
8 3 (5.17%) Perl
8 3 (5.17%) Python
9 2 (3.45%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) Smalltalk
10 1 (1.72%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.17%) Google
3 3 (5.17%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) Facebook
4 1 (1.72%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.72%) WSO2
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