The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 50 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 18 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.28% 1.73% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 2.08% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 10
Median salary £45,000 £31,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.00% -27.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £38,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

OOP 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%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Merseyside

OOP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for OOP in Merseyside

OOP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Merseyside over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Merseyside

OOP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP 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 +6 14 £45,000 +38.46% 4
St Helens - 2 £40,000 -
Wirral - 2 £27,500 -
OOP
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 25 (62.50%) PHP
2 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) MVC
4 14 (35.00%) MySQL
4 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (32.50%) OO
5 13 (32.50%) Finance
6 12 (30.00%) TDD
6 12 (30.00%) Microservices
6 12 (30.00%) SOLID
7 11 (27.50%) SOAP
7 11 (27.50%) PHP 5
7 11 (27.50%) REST
8 10 (25.00%) C#
9 9 (22.50%) SQL
9 9 (22.50%) .NET
9 9 (22.50%) LAMP
9 9 (22.50%) Node.js
9 9 (22.50%) Open Source
9 9 (22.50%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (22.50%) RESTful
9 9 (22.50%) SDLC
9 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.50%) HTML
11 6 (15.00%) C++
11 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (15.00%) CSS
11 6 (15.00%) jQuery
11 6 (15.00%) DevOps

OOP
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 3 (7.50%) CMS
1 3 (7.50%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (7.50%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Grunt
3 2 (5.00%) gulp
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 5 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Machine Learning Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (5.00%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.00%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Build and Release Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Lead SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) REST
1 11 (27.50%) SOAP
2 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) LAMP
2 9 (22.50%) Node.js
2 9 (22.50%) RESTful
3 7 (17.50%) HTML
4 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.00%) CSS
4 6 (15.00%) jQuery
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (10.00%) WCF
6 4 (10.00%) WinForms
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (7.50%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) WPF
8 2 (5.00%) LINQ
8 2 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (12.50%) Hedge funds
3 5 (12.50%) N-Tier
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.50%) Life Science
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) MVC
3 13 (32.50%) OO
4 12 (30.00%) Microservices
4 12 (30.00%) SOLID
4 12 (30.00%) TDD
5 9 (22.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (22.50%) Open Source
5 9 (22.50%) SDLC
6 6 (15.00%) DevOps
7 5 (12.50%) Validation
8 3 (7.50%) Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.50%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) Image Processing
8 3 (7.50%) Machine Learning
8 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) PHP
2 11 (27.50%) PHP 5
3 10 (25.00%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.00%) C++
7 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (7.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) Java
9 1 (2.50%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) Python
9 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Google
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
3 3 (7.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) Zend
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago