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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 44 37
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs citing OO 30 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.46% 3.02% 4.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 3.64% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 22
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
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 491 385 435
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 89.44% 83.15% 86.48%
Number of salaries quoted 348 308 314
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +7 21 £33,750 -12.33% 6
Wirral - 3 £27,500 -
Southport - 2 £40,000 - 1
St Helens - 2 £40,000 -
Prescot - 1 - -
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North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 38 (55.07%) JavaScript
2 37 (53.62%) HTML
3 35 (50.72%) PHP
3 35 (50.72%) CSS
4 32 (46.38%) .NET
5 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (43.48%) C#
7 29 (42.03%) MVC
8 27 (39.13%) SQL
9 26 (37.68%) HTML5
10 23 (33.33%) CSS3
10 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
12 20 (28.99%) AngularJS
12 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (27.54%) Laravel
13 19 (27.54%) MySQL
13 19 (27.54%) TDD
14 18 (26.09%) Retail
14 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
15 16 (23.19%) Symfony
15 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (23.19%) Node.js
16 15 (21.74%) User Experience
16 15 (21.74%) jQuery
16 15 (21.74%) Scrum
17 14 (20.29%) Web Services
17 14 (20.29%) OOD
18 13 (18.84%) OOP
18 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET Web API

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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 11 (15.94%) CMS
2 6 (8.70%) EPiServer
2 6 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (8.70%) Umbraco
3 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.35%) Drupal
4 3 (4.35%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) nginx
6 1 (1.45%) Marvel
6 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Magento
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) GitHub
2 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon S3
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (7.25%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.54%) MySQL
3 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (7.25%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) Bitbucket
2 5 (7.25%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.90%) RSpec
3 2 (2.90%) Subversion
4 1 (1.45%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.45%) Grunt
4 1 (1.45%) gulp
4 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (26.09%) Retail
2 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Billing
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (89.86%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 21 (30.43%) .NET Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Junior
7 4 (5.80%) Junior Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Digital Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (4.35%) HTML Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Machine Learning Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Magento Developer
8 3 (4.35%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 3 (4.35%) PHP Magento Developer
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (53.62%) HTML
2 35 (50.72%) CSS
3 32 (46.38%) .NET
4 26 (37.68%) HTML5
5 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 23 (33.33%) CSS3
6 20 (28.99%) AngularJS
6 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (27.54%) Laravel
8 16 (23.19%) Node.js
8 16 (23.19%) Symfony
9 15 (21.74%) jQuery
10 14 (20.29%) Web Services
11 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (17.39%) Semantic HTML
13 11 (15.94%) RESTful
14 10 (14.49%) .NET Framework
15 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 7 (10.14%) WCF
17 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) User Experience
2 12 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.25%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (4.35%) Life Science
6 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.03%) MVC
3 19 (27.54%) TDD
4 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (21.74%) Scrum
6 14 (20.29%) OOD
7 13 (18.84%) Front End Development
7 13 (18.84%) OOP
7 13 (18.84%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (15.94%) BDD
8 11 (15.94%) Web Application Development
9 10 (14.49%) OO PHP
9 10 (14.49%) Web Development
10 9 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.70%) Project Management
11 6 (8.70%) SOLID
12 5 (7.25%) Kanban
12 5 (7.25%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) JavaScript
2 35 (50.72%) PHP
3 30 (43.48%) C#
4 27 (39.13%) SQL
5 7 (10.14%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.70%) C++
7 4 (5.80%) C
7 4 (5.80%) Java
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
8 2 (2.90%) Smalltalk
9 1 (1.45%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) Python
9 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.45%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Sitecore
3 5 (7.25%) Google
4 3 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.45%) Facebook
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
CCA Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago