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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
England / North West
Rank 27 23 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing OO 472 438 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.78% 7.75% 7.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.62% 8.82% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 421 360 437
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 £25,300 £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 5476 4968 5800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.30% 87.94% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4544 4141 4667
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 23 March 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 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 -12 337 £45,000 +5.88% 71
Cheshire +21 69 £40,000 - 15
Merseyside +6 40 £33,750 -3.57% 5
Lancashire +6 28 £35,000 -3.44% 9
OO
England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 482 (55.85%) Agile Software Development
2 379 (43.92%) C#
3 350 (40.56%) JavaScript
4 344 (39.86%) HTML
5 324 (37.54%) CSS
6 322 (37.31%) MVC
7 315 (36.50%) .NET
8 289 (33.49%) Java
9 284 (32.91%) SQL
10 258 (29.90%) TDD
11 256 (29.66%) PHP
12 246 (28.51%) SQL Server
13 238 (27.58%) ASP.NET
14 228 (26.42%) Git (software)
15 207 (23.99%) OOP
16 206 (23.87%) jQuery
17 201 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
18 191 (22.13%) Scrum
19 190 (22.02%) Software Engineering
20 187 (21.67%) MySQL
21 158 (18.31%) Web Services
22 149 (17.27%) WCF
23 144 (16.69%) AngularJS
24 143 (16.57%) RESTful
24 143 (16.57%) ASP.NET MVC
25 141 (16.34%) HTML5
26 138 (15.99%) NoSQL
27 130 (15.06%) C++
28 125 (14.48%) Degree
29 120 (13.90%) XML

OO
Top Related 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 41 (4.75%) WordPress
2 40 (4.63%) CMS
3 29 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 20 (2.32%) Apache
6 15 (1.74%) JBoss
7 14 (1.62%) Confluence
8 13 (1.51%) Apache Spark
8 13 (1.51%) Drupal
8 13 (1.51%) OpenStack
8 13 (1.51%) WebLogic
9 12 (1.39%) WebSphere
10 9 (1.04%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.04%) Jetty
11 8 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.81%) EPiServer
12 7 (0.81%) Umbraco
13 6 (0.70%) nginx
14 4 (0.46%) Joomla!
Applications
1 32 (3.71%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.27%) InVision
4 6 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 85 (9.85%) Magento
2 7 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.58%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (0.35%) OpenCart
5 2 (0.23%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.12%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (3.48%) GitHub
4 12 (1.39%) SaaS
5 5 (0.58%) Sage Pay
6 3 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (0.35%) Google Play
7 2 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.23%) PaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (5.45%) Internet
2 35 (4.06%) HTTP
3 9 (1.04%) DNS
3 9 (1.04%) SMTP
4 6 (0.70%) Ethernet
4 6 (0.70%) RS-232
4 6 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.23%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.23%) RFID
5 2 (0.23%) SSL
6 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (28.51%) SQL Server
2 187 (21.67%) MySQL
3 138 (15.99%) NoSQL
4 78 (9.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 69 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 51 (5.91%) RDBMS
7 28 (3.24%) MongoDB
8 18 (2.09%) Big Data
9 17 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (1.85%) Hadoop
10 16 (1.85%) Redis
11 9 (1.04%) Couchbase
11 9 (1.04%) Riak
12 8 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.81%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (0.35%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 228 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 84 (9.73%) Subversion
3 62 (7.18%) JUnit
4 47 (5.45%) NUnit
5 46 (5.33%) Mercurial
6 39 (4.52%) JIRA
7 37 (4.29%) MSTest
8 36 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (3.36%) Grunt
10 26 (3.01%) Visual Studio
11 25 (2.90%) Eclipse
12 20 (2.32%) gulp
13 19 (2.20%) Bitbucket
14 18 (2.09%) Ant
15 17 (1.97%) Selenium
15 17 (1.97%) TeamCity
16 16 (1.85%) Jenkins
17 12 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (1.39%) Cucumber
18 11 (1.27%) Mockito
General
1 85 (9.85%) Finance
2 73 (8.46%) Retail
3 52 (6.03%) Marketing
4 44 (5.10%) Games
5 17 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.27%) Banking
7 10 (1.16%) Advertising
7 10 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.93%) Electronics
9 3 (0.35%) Legal
10 2 (0.23%) Automotive
10 2 (0.23%) Billing
10 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.12%) Law
11 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 646 (74.86%) Developer
2 205 (23.75%) .NET Developer
3 170 (19.70%) Senior Developer
4 153 (17.73%) PHP Developer
5 120 (13.90%) Java Developer
6 110 (12.75%) C# Developer
7 106 (12.28%) Software Engineer
8 82 (9.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 70 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
10 61 (7.07%) JavaScript Developer
11 52 (6.03%) Software Developer
12 50 (5.79%) Senior Software Engineer
13 49 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
14 47 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 42 (4.87%) Lead Developer
16 39 (4.52%) C# Software Engineer
17 38 (4.40%) Architect
18 37 (4.29%) Web Developer
19 34 (3.94%) Java Engineer
20 32 (3.71%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (39.86%) HTML
2 324 (37.54%) CSS
3 315 (36.50%) .NET
4 238 (27.58%) ASP.NET
5 206 (23.87%) jQuery
6 158 (18.31%) Web Services
7 149 (17.27%) WCF
8 144 (16.69%) AngularJS
9 143 (16.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 143 (16.57%) RESTful
10 141 (16.34%) HTML5
11 120 (13.90%) XML
12 107 (12.40%) WPF
13 101 (11.70%) Node.js
14 100 (11.59%) .NET Framework
15 97 (11.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 97 (11.24%) CSS3
16 80 (9.27%) SOAP
17 77 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 76 (8.81%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (9.04%) Data Structures
2 76 (8.81%) Algorithms
3 72 (8.34%) Computer Science
4 56 (6.49%) iPad
5 54 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (6.26%) User Experience
6 33 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (3.71%) N-Tier
8 28 (3.24%) Mobile App
9 19 (2.20%) Social Network
10 14 (1.62%) Internet of Things
11 13 (1.51%) 3D Graphics
12 12 (1.39%) HoloLens
12 12 (1.39%) Kinect
13 10 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
14 9 (1.04%) Animation
14 9 (1.04%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
15 7 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
16 6 (0.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 82 (9.50%) Linux
2 80 (9.27%) Windows
3 37 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 32 (3.71%) Android
5 23 (2.67%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.97%) Unix
7 15 (1.74%) Windows XP
8 14 (1.62%) Mac OS
9 9 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.70%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 4 (0.46%) CentOS
11 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (55.85%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (37.31%) MVC
3 258 (29.90%) TDD
4 207 (23.99%) OOP
5 201 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
6 191 (22.13%) Scrum
7 190 (22.02%) Software Engineering
8 119 (13.79%) BDD
9 105 (12.17%) OOD
9 105 (12.17%) Web Development
10 103 (11.94%) Automated Testing
11 99 (11.47%) OO PHP
12 91 (10.54%) Kanban
13 89 (10.31%) Web Application Development
14 85 (9.85%) E-Commerce
15 83 (9.62%) Multithreading
16 76 (8.81%) Unit Testing
17 69 (8.00%) Mentoring
18 67 (7.76%) RUP
19 66 (7.65%) UML
Programming Languages
1 379 (43.92%) C#
2 350 (40.56%) JavaScript
3 289 (33.49%) Java
4 284 (32.91%) SQL
5 256 (29.66%) PHP
6 130 (15.06%) C++
7 63 (7.30%) Ruby
8 49 (5.68%) T-SQL
9 34 (3.94%) PL/SQL
10 32 (3.71%) Python
11 30 (3.48%) C
12 25 (2.90%) VB.NET
13 15 (1.74%) Objective-C
14 14 (1.62%) F#
14 14 (1.62%) Perl
15 13 (1.51%) TypeScript
16 12 (1.39%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.16%) Go
18 9 (1.04%) Haskell
19 8 (0.93%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 125 (14.48%) Degree
2 9 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.46%) ISEB
3 4 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.33%) QA
2 15 (1.74%) WAI
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.46%) Docker
4 2 (0.23%) Firmware
5 1 (0.12%) KVM
5 1 (0.12%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 22 (2.55%) Kibana
2 14 (1.62%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 14 (1.62%) Puppet
2 14 (1.62%) WSUS
3 12 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.93%) Ansible
4 8 (0.93%) logstash
4 8 (0.93%) Salt
5 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.12%) Marathon
5 1 (0.12%) Mesos
5 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 86 (9.97%) Microsoft
2 27 (3.13%) Oracle
3 26 (3.01%) Zend
4 19 (2.20%) Adobe
5 15 (1.74%) SAP
6 13 (1.51%) Google
7 11 (1.27%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.04%) IBM
9 8 (0.93%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.81%) Apple
11 4 (0.46%) hybris
11 4 (0.46%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.23%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.23%) Facebook
12 2 (0.23%) Intel Security
13 1 (0.12%) Freescale
13 1 (0.12%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.12%) New Relic
13 1 (0.12%) Twitter
13 1 (0.12%) WSO2
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