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

Object-Oriented (OO)
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 24 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing OO 480 444 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.81% 7.74% 7.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.65% 8.80% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 427 365 433
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
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 5547 5046 5851
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.28% 87.91% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4623 4195 4701
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in the North West

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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 29 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
Manchester -9 340 £45,000 +5.88% 53
Cheshire +14 71 £40,000 - 15
Merseyside 0 39 £31,500 -10.00% 6
Lancashire -1 30 £35,000 - 6
OO
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for OO.

1 490 (56.13%) Agile Software Development
2 382 (43.76%) C#
3 347 (39.75%) JavaScript
4 344 (39.40%) HTML
5 324 (37.11%) CSS
6 323 (37.00%) MVC
7 316 (36.20%) .NET
8 300 (34.36%) Java
9 287 (32.88%) SQL
10 264 (30.24%) TDD
11 256 (29.32%) PHP
12 245 (28.06%) SQL Server
13 237 (27.15%) ASP.NET
14 232 (26.58%) Git (software)
15 213 (24.40%) OOP
16 207 (23.71%) jQuery
17 203 (23.25%) Continuous Integration
18 196 (22.45%) Software Engineering
19 194 (22.22%) Scrum
20 184 (21.08%) MySQL
21 165 (18.90%) Web Services
22 150 (17.18%) WCF
23 147 (16.84%) AngularJS
24 146 (16.72%) RESTful
25 145 (16.61%) HTML5
26 142 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC
27 141 (16.15%) NoSQL
28 133 (15.23%) C++
29 128 (14.66%) Degree
30 126 (14.43%) XML

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 42 (4.81%) WordPress
2 40 (4.58%) CMS
3 30 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 20 (2.29%) Apache
6 16 (1.83%) JBoss
7 14 (1.60%) Confluence
7 14 (1.60%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.49%) Apache Spark
8 13 (1.49%) Drupal
8 13 (1.49%) OpenStack
8 13 (1.49%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.15%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.03%) Jetty
11 8 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.80%) EPiServer
12 7 (0.80%) nginx
12 7 (0.80%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.46%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 34 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.26%) InVision
4 6 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 85 (9.74%) Magento
2 7 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.57%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.34%) OpenCart
6 2 (0.23%) osCommerce
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.11%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (5.27%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (3.44%) GitHub
4 13 (1.49%) SaaS
5 5 (0.57%) Sage Pay
6 3 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (0.34%) PaaS
7 2 (0.23%) Google Play
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 47 (5.38%) Internet
2 36 (4.12%) HTTP
3 9 (1.03%) DNS
3 9 (1.03%) SMTP
4 7 (0.80%) Ethernet
4 7 (0.80%) RS-232
4 7 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.34%) SSL
6 2 (0.23%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.23%) Firewall
6 2 (0.23%) RFID
6 2 (0.23%) VXLAN
7 1 (0.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (28.06%) SQL Server
2 184 (21.08%) MySQL
3 141 (16.15%) NoSQL
4 79 (9.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 69 (7.90%) Relational Database
6 51 (5.84%) RDBMS
7 30 (3.44%) MongoDB
8 18 (2.06%) Big Data
9 17 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (1.95%) Redis
10 16 (1.83%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.03%) Couchbase
11 9 (1.03%) Riak
11 9 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (0.80%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.34%) Amazon Redshift
17 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 232 (26.58%) Git (software)
2 91 (10.42%) Subversion
3 65 (7.45%) JUnit
4 49 (5.61%) NUnit
5 47 (5.38%) Mercurial
6 39 (4.47%) JIRA
6 39 (4.47%) MSTest
7 37 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (3.21%) Grunt
8 28 (3.21%) Visual Studio
9 27 (3.09%) Eclipse
10 20 (2.29%) Ant
11 19 (2.18%) Bitbucket
11 19 (2.18%) gulp
12 18 (2.06%) TeamCity
13 17 (1.95%) Jenkins
13 17 (1.95%) Selenium
14 12 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (1.37%) Cucumber
14 12 (1.37%) Mockito
General
1 86 (9.85%) Finance
2 72 (8.25%) Retail
3 52 (5.96%) Marketing
4 44 (5.04%) Games
5 17 (1.95%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.37%) Banking
7 10 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.03%) Advertising
9 8 (0.92%) Electronics
10 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.34%) Legal
11 2 (0.23%) Automotive
11 2 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Law
12 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 657 (75.26%) Developer
2 206 (23.60%) .NET Developer
3 177 (20.27%) Senior Developer
4 151 (17.30%) PHP Developer
5 129 (14.78%) Java Developer
6 110 (12.60%) C# Developer
7 109 (12.49%) Software Engineer
8 83 (9.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 76 (8.71%) Senior Java Developer
10 61 (6.99%) JavaScript Developer
11 55 (6.30%) Software Developer
12 52 (5.96%) Senior Software Engineer
13 50 (5.73%) ASP.NET Developer
14 48 (5.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 42 (4.81%) Lead Developer
16 40 (4.58%) C# Software Engineer
17 39 (4.47%) Architect
18 37 (4.24%) Web Developer
19 36 (4.12%) Java Engineer
20 34 (3.89%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (39.40%) HTML
2 324 (37.11%) CSS
3 316 (36.20%) .NET
4 237 (27.15%) ASP.NET
5 207 (23.71%) jQuery
6 165 (18.90%) Web Services
7 150 (17.18%) WCF
8 147 (16.84%) AngularJS
9 146 (16.72%) RESTful
10 145 (16.61%) HTML5
11 142 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 126 (14.43%) XML
13 109 (12.49%) WPF
14 106 (12.14%) Node.js
15 100 (11.45%) .NET Framework
15 100 (11.45%) CSS3
16 96 (11.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 87 (9.97%) SOAP
18 77 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 77 (8.82%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (9.28%) Data Structures
2 77 (8.82%) Algorithms
3 74 (8.48%) Computer Science
4 57 (6.53%) iPad
5 56 (6.41%) User Experience
6 54 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (3.67%) N-Tier
8 26 (2.98%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.06%) Social Network
10 15 (1.72%) Internet of Things
11 13 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
12 12 (1.37%) HoloLens
12 12 (1.37%) Kinect
13 10 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
14 9 (1.03%) Animation
14 9 (1.03%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
15 7 (0.80%) Industrial Internet of Things
16 6 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 88 (10.08%) Linux
2 87 (9.97%) Windows
3 35 (4.01%) Apple iOS
4 30 (3.44%) Android
5 23 (2.63%) Windows Server
6 18 (2.06%) Mac OS
7 17 (1.95%) Windows XP
8 15 (1.72%) Unix
9 10 (1.15%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 5 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.46%) CentOS
13 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (56.13%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (37.00%) MVC
3 264 (30.24%) TDD
4 213 (24.40%) OOP
5 203 (23.25%) Continuous Integration
6 196 (22.45%) Software Engineering
7 194 (22.22%) Scrum
8 120 (13.75%) BDD
9 108 (12.37%) Automated Testing
10 107 (12.26%) Web Development
11 105 (12.03%) OOD
12 100 (11.45%) OO PHP
13 95 (10.88%) Kanban
14 88 (10.08%) Multithreading
14 88 (10.08%) Web Application Development
15 86 (9.85%) E-Commerce
16 79 (9.05%) Unit Testing
17 71 (8.13%) Mentoring
18 69 (7.90%) RUP
19 68 (7.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 382 (43.76%) C#
2 347 (39.75%) JavaScript
3 300 (34.36%) Java
4 287 (32.88%) SQL
5 256 (29.32%) PHP
6 133 (15.23%) C++
7 65 (7.45%) Ruby
8 50 (5.73%) T-SQL
9 35 (4.01%) PL/SQL
10 32 (3.67%) C
10 32 (3.67%) Python
11 25 (2.86%) VB.NET
12 15 (1.72%) F#
12 15 (1.72%) Objective-C
13 14 (1.60%) Perl
14 13 (1.49%) TypeScript
15 12 (1.37%) Bash Shell
16 11 (1.26%) Go
17 9 (1.03%) Haskell
18 8 (0.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 128 (14.66%) Degree
2 9 (1.03%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.46%) ISEB
3 4 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.34%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.11%) OCP
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.27%) QA
2 14 (1.60%) WAI
3 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (0.80%) Docker
3 6 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.23%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) KVM
5 1 (0.11%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 23 (2.63%) Kibana
2 15 (1.72%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 15 (1.72%) WSUS
3 14 (1.60%) Puppet
4 13 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.92%) Ansible
5 8 (0.92%) logstash
5 8 (0.92%) Salt
6 2 (0.23%) Terraform
7 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.11%) Marathon
7 1 (0.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 89 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.21%) Zend
3 27 (3.09%) Oracle
4 19 (2.18%) Adobe
5 15 (1.72%) SAP
6 12 (1.37%) Google
7 11 (1.26%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.03%) IBM
9 8 (0.92%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.69%) Apple
11 5 (0.57%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.46%) hybris
13 3 (0.34%) Cognizant
14 2 (0.23%) Atlassian
14 2 (0.23%) Facebook
14 2 (0.23%) Intel Security
15 1 (0.11%) Freescale
15 1 (0.11%) MuleSoft
15 1 (0.11%) Twitter
15 1 (0.11%) WSO2
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus!
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 4 days ago
Widnes, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Isle of Man
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kendal, Cumbria
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago