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

Object-Oriented (OO)
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing OO 461 335 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.70% 6.05% 5.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.46% 6.85% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 401 288 293
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 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 6180 4891 5734
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.83% 88.29% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5009 4133 4657
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £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

OO
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 26 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 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
Manchester -3 335 £45,000 - 53
Cheshire +4 69 £41,000 +5.80% 20
Merseyside +7 30 £35,000 -9.09% 8
Lancashire +5 25 £32,500 - 5
OO
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 (57.56%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (42.12%) C#
3 388 (41.90%) JavaScript
4 385 (41.58%) HTML
5 348 (37.58%) CSS
6 342 (36.93%) SQL
7 338 (36.50%) MVC
8 335 (36.18%) Java
9 334 (36.07%) .NET
10 270 (29.16%) PHP
11 258 (27.86%) Git (software)
12 254 (27.43%) TDD
13 253 (27.32%) Software Engineering
14 234 (25.27%) SQL Server
15 229 (24.73%) ASP.NET
16 224 (24.19%) Web Services
17 214 (23.11%) Continuous Integration
18 213 (23.00%) OOP
19 205 (22.14%) jQuery
20 199 (21.49%) Scrum
21 186 (20.09%) MySQL
21 186 (20.09%) HTML5
22 185 (19.98%) XML
23 173 (18.68%) Test Automation
24 172 (18.57%) Degree
25 171 (18.47%) AngularJS
26 165 (17.82%) RESTful
27 150 (16.20%) ASP.NET MVC
28 145 (15.66%) C++
29 141 (15.23%) 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 59 (6.37%) Apache
2 45 (4.86%) CMS
3 30 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (3.24%) WordPress
4 26 (2.81%) Apache Spark
5 23 (2.48%) Confluence
6 15 (1.62%) EPiServer
7 13 (1.40%) nginx
7 13 (1.40%) OpenStack
7 13 (1.40%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.30%) Drupal
8 12 (1.30%) OpenEdge
8 12 (1.30%) Umbraco
8 12 (1.30%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (0.86%) JBoss
10 8 (0.86%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.76%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.65%) Joomla!
13 5 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (1.19%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.97%) InVision
3 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 66 (7.13%) Magento
2 25 (2.70%) 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 74 (7.99%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (7.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.02%) 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 56 (6.05%) HTTP
2 31 (3.35%) Internet
3 19 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.84%) Ethernet
4 17 (1.84%) 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
1 234 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 186 (20.09%) MySQL
3 131 (14.15%) NoSQL
4 86 (9.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 84 (9.07%) Relational Database
6 58 (6.26%) RDBMS
7 39 (4.21%) Big Data
8 34 (3.67%) MongoDB
9 31 (3.35%) 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 (27.86%) Git (software)
2 130 (14.04%) Subversion
3 61 (6.59%) JUnit
4 58 (6.26%) Visual Studio
5 56 (6.05%) NUnit
6 55 (5.94%) JIRA
7 46 (4.97%) MSTest
8 45 (4.86%) Mercurial
9 37 (4.00%) Bitbucket
10 34 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 31 (3.35%) Jenkins
12 28 (3.02%) TeamCity
13 27 (2.92%) SonarQube
14 26 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 24 (2.59%) Eclipse
16 23 (2.48%) gulp
17 22 (2.38%) NuGet
17 22 (2.38%) Selenium
18 21 (2.27%) Grunt
19 17 (1.84%) WiX
General
1 102 (11.02%) Finance
2 76 (8.21%) Retail
3 66 (7.13%) Marketing
4 43 (4.64%) Games
5 34 (3.67%) Manufacturing
6 26 (2.81%) Electronics
6 26 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.62%) Law
8 12 (1.30%) Banking
9 9 (0.97%) Advertising
10 4 (0.43%) Automotive
10 4 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.22%) Back Office
12 2 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Legal
13 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 695 (75.05%) Developer
2 200 (21.60%) .NET Developer
3 175 (18.90%) PHP Developer
4 174 (18.79%) Senior Developer
5 147 (15.87%) Software Engineer
6 145 (15.66%) Java Developer
7 116 (12.53%) C# Developer
8 84 (9.07%) C# .NET Developer
9 73 (7.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 67 (7.24%) Software Developer
11 57 (6.16%) Senior Software Engineer
12 55 (5.94%) Java Engineer
13 53 (5.72%) Java Software Engineer
14 50 (5.40%) ASP.NET Developer
15 46 (4.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 45 (4.86%) C# Software Engineer
17 44 (4.75%) JavaScript Developer
18 42 (4.54%) Senior PHP Developer
19 39 (4.21%) Junior
20 37 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (41.58%) HTML
2 348 (37.58%) CSS
3 334 (36.07%) .NET
4 229 (24.73%) ASP.NET
5 224 (24.19%) Web Services
6 205 (22.14%) jQuery
7 186 (20.09%) HTML5
8 185 (19.98%) XML
9 171 (18.47%) AngularJS
10 165 (17.82%) RESTful
11 150 (16.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 141 (15.23%) Node.js
13 135 (14.58%) WCF
14 130 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
15 107 (11.56%) CSS3
16 106 (11.45%) WPF
17 98 (10.58%) SOAP
18 97 (10.48%) .NET Framework
19 92 (9.94%) JSON
19 92 (9.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 106 (11.45%) Data Structures
2 91 (9.83%) Computer Science
3 66 (7.13%) Algorithms
4 63 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (5.62%) User Experience
6 49 (5.29%) Mobile App
7 48 (5.18%) Greenfield Project
8 42 (4.54%) iPad
9 36 (3.89%) N-Tier
10 25 (2.70%) Internet of Things
11 24 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.84%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 12 (1.30%) Wiki
14 9 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
15 8 (0.86%) Management Information System
15 8 (0.86%) W3C
16 7 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
16 7 (0.76%) Animation
16 7 (0.76%) Blog
16 7 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 135 (14.58%) Linux
2 111 (11.99%) Windows
3 40 (4.32%) Mac OS
4 30 (3.24%) Android
5 27 (2.92%) Windows XP
6 26 (2.81%) Unix
7 22 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 17 (1.84%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 13 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.40%) Windows Server
10 12 (1.30%) CentOS
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 (57.56%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (36.50%) MVC
3 254 (27.43%) TDD
4 253 (27.32%) Software Engineering
5 214 (23.11%) Continuous Integration
6 213 (23.00%) OOP
7 199 (21.49%) Scrum
8 173 (18.68%) Test Automation
9 116 (12.53%) E-Commerce
10 115 (12.42%) OO PHP
11 114 (12.31%) OOD
12 113 (12.20%) Multithreading
13 107 (11.56%) Unit Testing
14 105 (11.34%) Web Development
15 104 (11.23%) Kanban
16 101 (10.91%) BDD
17 91 (9.83%) Web Application Development
18 78 (8.42%) Mentoring
19 71 (7.67%) SDLC
20 69 (7.45%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 390 (42.12%) C#
2 388 (41.90%) JavaScript
3 342 (36.93%) SQL
4 335 (36.18%) Java
5 270 (29.16%) PHP
6 145 (15.66%) C++
7 76 (8.21%) Ruby
8 62 (6.70%) T-SQL
9 56 (6.05%) Python
10 53 (5.72%) C
11 33 (3.56%) PL/SQL
12 31 (3.35%) VB.NET
13 25 (2.70%) F#
14 23 (2.48%) Scala
15 21 (2.27%) TypeScript
16 20 (2.16%) Clojure
16 20 (2.16%) Haskell
17 18 (1.94%) Objective-C
18 17 (1.84%) XAML
19 9 (0.97%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 172 (18.57%) Degree
2 23 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (2.38%) 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 30 (3.24%) QA
2 8 (0.86%) 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 (1.84%) Docker
2 8 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (3.67%) Kibana
2 25 (2.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 25 (2.70%) 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
1 118 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 41 (4.43%) Zend
3 32 (3.46%) SAP
4 29 (3.13%) Oracle
5 18 (1.94%) Google
6 16 (1.73%) Xamarin
7 13 (1.40%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.08%) Adobe
9 9 (0.97%) IBM
9 9 (0.97%) Sitecore
10 8 (0.86%) Cognizant
11 6 (0.65%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.54%) Apple
13 4 (0.43%) CA Agile Central
13 4 (0.43%) Facebook
13 4 (0.43%) Twitter
14 3 (0.32%) Perforce
15 2 (0.22%) McAfee
15 2 (0.22%) Progress
16 1 (0.11%) Unisys
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000
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Tarporley, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + and additional benefits
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Isle of Man
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum
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Oscar
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
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Oscar
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