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

Object-Oriented (OO)
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 36 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing OO 455 343 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.66% 6.10% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 6.91% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 398 294 301
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6140 4966 5717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.86% 88.27% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4970 4189 4652
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

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Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for OO in the North West

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Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the North West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in the North West

OO
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Manchester -4 331 £45,000 +5.88% 51
Cheshire +5 69 £41,000 +5.80% 19
Merseyside +8 29 £35,000 -9.09% 8
Lancashire +1 25 £32,500 - 5
OO
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for OO.

1 533 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (42.39%) C#
3 382 (41.21%) JavaScript
4 380 (40.99%) HTML
5 344 (37.11%) CSS
6 338 (36.46%) SQL
6 338 (36.46%) MVC
7 335 (36.14%) .NET
8 333 (35.92%) Java
9 267 (28.80%) PHP
10 259 (27.94%) TDD
11 258 (27.83%) Git (software)
12 254 (27.40%) Software Engineering
13 238 (25.67%) SQL Server
14 229 (24.70%) ASP.NET
15 218 (23.52%) Web Services
16 214 (23.09%) Continuous Integration
17 209 (22.55%) OOP
18 203 (21.90%) jQuery
19 199 (21.47%) Scrum
20 185 (19.96%) HTML5
21 181 (19.53%) MySQL
22 178 (19.20%) XML
23 173 (18.66%) Test Automation
23 173 (18.66%) Degree
24 172 (18.55%) AngularJS
25 164 (17.69%) RESTful
26 152 (16.40%) ASP.NET MVC
27 147 (15.86%) C++
28 143 (15.43%) Node.js

OO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 56 (6.04%) Apache
2 45 (4.85%) CMS
3 31 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
4 30 (3.24%) WordPress
5 26 (2.80%) Apache Spark
6 22 (2.37%) Confluence
7 15 (1.62%) EPiServer
8 13 (1.40%) nginx
8 13 (1.40%) OpenStack
8 13 (1.40%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.29%) Drupal
9 12 (1.29%) OpenEdge
9 12 (1.29%) Umbraco
9 12 (1.29%) WebLogic
10 9 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.86%) JBoss
11 8 (0.86%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.76%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.65%) Joomla!
14 5 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (1.29%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.08%) InVision
3 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 66 (7.12%) Magento
2 23 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.54%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.11%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.11%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 71 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (3.13%) GitHub
4 20 (2.16%) Amazon EMR
5 9 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.54%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.43%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.43%) SaaS
8 3 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.11%) PaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.93%) HTTP
2 32 (3.45%) Internet
3 19 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.83%) Ethernet
4 17 (1.83%) RS-232
5 6 (0.65%) DNS
5 6 (0.65%) SMTP
6 4 (0.43%) LDAP
6 4 (0.43%) SSL
7 3 (0.32%) Firewall
8 2 (0.22%) Intranet
8 2 (0.22%) VXLAN
9 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.11%) LAN
9 1 (0.11%) RFID
9 1 (0.11%) VPN
9 1 (0.11%) WAN
9 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (25.67%) SQL Server
2 181 (19.53%) MySQL
3 134 (14.46%) NoSQL
4 91 (9.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 84 (9.06%) Relational Database
6 58 (6.26%) RDBMS
7 39 (4.21%) Big Data
8 35 (3.78%) MongoDB
9 31 (3.34%) Hadoop
10 20 (2.16%) Amazon Redshift
11 18 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (1.62%) Redis
13 10 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.54%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.54%) MariaDB
15 3 (0.32%) Apache Accumulo
15 3 (0.32%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.32%) Riak
Development Applications
1 258 (27.83%) Git (software)
2 130 (14.02%) Subversion
3 60 (6.47%) JUnit
4 58 (6.26%) Visual Studio
5 55 (5.93%) JIRA
5 55 (5.93%) NUnit
6 45 (4.85%) Mercurial
6 45 (4.85%) MSTest
7 33 (3.56%) Bitbucket
7 33 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (3.24%) Jenkins
9 29 (3.13%) TeamCity
10 27 (2.91%) SonarQube
11 25 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 24 (2.59%) Eclipse
12 24 (2.59%) gulp
13 22 (2.37%) Grunt
13 22 (2.37%) NuGet
13 22 (2.37%) Selenium
14 17 (1.83%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 98 (10.57%) Finance
2 77 (8.31%) Retail
3 63 (6.80%) Marketing
4 45 (4.85%) Games
5 32 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 24 (2.59%) Electronics
6 24 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.62%) Law
8 11 (1.19%) Banking
9 8 (0.86%) Advertising
10 4 (0.43%) Automotive
10 4 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.22%) Back Office
11 2 (0.22%) Billing
11 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Legal
12 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 694 (74.87%) Developer
2 203 (21.90%) .NET Developer
3 174 (18.77%) Senior Developer
4 171 (18.45%) PHP Developer
5 147 (15.86%) Software Engineer
6 144 (15.53%) Java Developer
7 113 (12.19%) C# Developer
8 82 (8.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 73 (7.87%) Senior Java Developer
10 68 (7.34%) Software Developer
11 58 (6.26%) Senior Software Engineer
12 55 (5.93%) Java Engineer
13 53 (5.72%) Java Software Engineer
14 48 (5.18%) ASP.NET Developer
15 44 (4.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 44 (4.75%) C# Software Engineer
16 43 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
17 42 (4.53%) Senior PHP Developer
18 41 (4.42%) Junior
19 38 (4.10%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (40.99%) HTML
2 344 (37.11%) CSS
3 335 (36.14%) .NET
4 229 (24.70%) ASP.NET
5 218 (23.52%) Web Services
6 203 (21.90%) jQuery
7 185 (19.96%) HTML5
8 178 (19.20%) XML
9 172 (18.55%) AngularJS
10 164 (17.69%) RESTful
11 152 (16.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 143 (15.43%) Node.js
13 136 (14.67%) WCF
14 132 (14.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 107 (11.54%) CSS3
16 106 (11.43%) WPF
17 97 (10.46%) .NET Framework
17 97 (10.46%) SOAP
18 94 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 89 (9.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 107 (11.54%) Data Structures
2 93 (10.03%) Computer Science
3 67 (7.23%) Algorithms
4 63 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (5.93%) User Experience
6 50 (5.39%) Greenfield Project
7 48 (5.18%) Mobile App
8 41 (4.42%) iPad
9 34 (3.67%) N-Tier
10 25 (2.70%) Internet of Things
11 23 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.83%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 12 (1.29%) Wiki
14 9 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
15 8 (0.86%) 3D Graphics
15 8 (0.86%) Animation
15 8 (0.86%) Management Information System
15 8 (0.86%) W3C
16 7 (0.76%) Blog
16 7 (0.76%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 135 (14.56%) Linux
2 111 (11.97%) Windows
3 40 (4.31%) Mac OS
4 30 (3.24%) Android
5 28 (3.02%) Windows XP
6 26 (2.80%) Unix
7 25 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 17 (1.83%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 13 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (1.29%) CentOS
10 12 (1.29%) Windows Server
11 8 (0.86%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.11%) AIX
13 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (36.46%) MVC
3 259 (27.94%) TDD
4 254 (27.40%) Software Engineering
5 214 (23.09%) Continuous Integration
6 209 (22.55%) OOP
7 199 (21.47%) Scrum
8 173 (18.66%) Test Automation
9 115 (12.41%) E-Commerce
9 115 (12.41%) OO PHP
10 114 (12.30%) Multithreading
10 114 (12.30%) OOD
11 107 (11.54%) Kanban
11 107 (11.54%) Unit Testing
12 104 (11.22%) BDD
12 104 (11.22%) Web Development
13 95 (10.25%) Web Application Development
14 78 (8.41%) Mentoring
15 71 (7.66%) SDLC
16 69 (7.44%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 393 (42.39%) C#
2 382 (41.21%) JavaScript
3 338 (36.46%) SQL
4 333 (35.92%) Java
5 267 (28.80%) PHP
6 147 (15.86%) C++
7 78 (8.41%) Ruby
8 58 (6.26%) T-SQL
9 56 (6.04%) Python
10 54 (5.83%) C
11 31 (3.34%) PL/SQL
11 31 (3.34%) VB.NET
12 26 (2.80%) F#
13 23 (2.48%) Scala
14 21 (2.27%) TypeScript
15 20 (2.16%) Clojure
15 20 (2.16%) Haskell
15 20 (2.16%) Objective-C
16 17 (1.83%) XAML
17 9 (0.97%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 173 (18.66%) Degree
2 23 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.86%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.32%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.22%) ISEB
6 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) HND
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.11%) OCP
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.34%) QA
2 7 (0.76%) WAI
3 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.22%) GCP
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (1.83%) Docker
2 8 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 35 (3.78%) Kibana
2 26 (2.80%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 26 (2.80%) WSUS
3 13 (1.40%) Puppet
4 11 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.43%) Nagios
6 3 (0.32%) Ansible
6 3 (0.32%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.32%) logstash
6 3 (0.32%) Salt
7 2 (0.22%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.11%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.11%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 119 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 38 (4.10%) Zend
3 30 (3.24%) SAP
4 26 (2.80%) Oracle
5 16 (1.73%) Google
5 16 (1.73%) Xamarin
6 13 (1.40%) Red Hat
7 11 (1.19%) Adobe
8 9 (0.97%) IBM
8 9 (0.97%) Sitecore
9 8 (0.86%) Cognizant
10 5 (0.54%) Apple
10 5 (0.54%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.43%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (0.43%) Facebook
11 4 (0.43%) Twitter
12 3 (0.32%) Perforce
13 2 (0.22%) McAfee
13 2 (0.22%) Progress
14 1 (0.11%) Unisys
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Spier Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum, Benefits 15% Flex and Company pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Isle of Man
PokerStars
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
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Applause IT Innovation
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DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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