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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 50 42
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 23 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.06% 2.25% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 2.59% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 5
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £31,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £41,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +1.26% +2.59%  

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 512 424 439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.46% 86.71% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 411 349 342
Median salary £40,372 £38,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.86% -6.09%  
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%  

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 28 March 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 28 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 +17 21 £40,000 +14.28% 2
St Helens - 2 £40,000 -
OOP
North West

OOP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) PHP
3 14 (42.42%) TDD
4 13 (39.39%) OO
5 12 (36.36%) C#
5 12 (36.36%) SOLID
6 11 (33.33%) Microservices
6 11 (33.33%) Open Source
7 10 (30.30%) RESTful
7 10 (30.30%) LAMP
7 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (30.30%) SDLC
8 9 (27.27%) .NET
8 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
8 9 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
8 9 (27.27%) Node.js
9 7 (21.21%) HTML
9 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.21%) MVC
10 6 (18.18%) Finance
10 6 (18.18%) SQL
10 6 (18.18%) MySQL
10 6 (18.18%) CSS
10 6 (18.18%) jQuery
10 6 (18.18%) DevOps
11 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
11 5 (15.15%) WCF
11 5 (15.15%) Hedge funds
11 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
11 5 (15.15%) VB.NET

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 (9.09%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.06%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Magento
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) OpenCart
2 1 (3.03%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) Grunt
4 1 (3.03%) gulp
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
2 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Games
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) PHP Developer
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Build and Release Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Build Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Games Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Machine Learning Developer
5 3 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Release Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) LAMP Developer
6 2 (6.06%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) LAMP
1 10 (30.30%) RESTful
2 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) Node.js
3 7 (21.21%) HTML
4 6 (18.18%) CSS
4 6 (18.18%) jQuery
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
5 5 (15.15%) WCF
5 5 (15.15%) WinForms
6 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
6 4 (12.12%) REST
6 4 (12.12%) SOAP
6 4 (12.12%) WPF
7 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) CakePHP
8 2 (6.06%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (6.06%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Hedge funds
2 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) TDD
3 13 (39.39%) OO
4 12 (36.36%) SOLID
5 11 (33.33%) Microservices
5 11 (33.33%) Open Source
6 10 (30.30%) SDLC
7 9 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (21.21%) MVC
9 6 (18.18%) DevOps
10 4 (12.12%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (12.12%) Kanban
10 4 (12.12%) Machine Learning
10 4 (12.12%) Scrum
11 3 (9.09%) Analytics
11 3 (9.09%) Business Development
11 3 (9.09%) Data Analytics
11 3 (9.09%) Game Development
11 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) PHP
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) C++
5 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
6 4 (12.12%) Java
7 3 (9.09%) Perl
7 3 (9.09%) PHP 5
7 3 (9.09%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Google
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.03%) WSO2
4 1 (3.03%) Zend
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