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

Object-Oriented (OO)
England / North West
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 31 39
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Permanent jobs citing OO 455 355 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.15% 6.51% 6.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.92% 7.45% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 400 294 326
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 5744 4768 5643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.30% 87.39% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4728 4038 4487
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 314 £45,000 +5.88% 58
Cheshire +8 71 £40,000 - 11
Merseyside -1 36 £32,500 -5.10% 7
Lancashire +4 34 £35,000 +7.69% 7
OO
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 506 (57.76%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (44.41%) C#
3 339 (38.70%) JavaScript
4 334 (38.13%) HTML
5 328 (37.44%) .NET
6 321 (36.64%) MVC
7 311 (35.50%) Java
8 305 (34.82%) SQL
9 296 (33.79%) CSS
10 260 (29.68%) TDD
11 253 (28.88%) SQL Server
12 243 (27.74%) Git (software)
13 242 (27.63%) PHP
14 238 (27.17%) Software Engineering
15 230 (26.26%) ASP.NET
16 214 (24.43%) Continuous Integration
17 204 (23.29%) Scrum
18 195 (22.26%) OOP
19 184 (21.00%) jQuery
20 182 (20.78%) Web Services
21 164 (18.72%) MySQL
22 163 (18.61%) Degree
23 160 (18.26%) HTML5
24 153 (17.47%) C++
24 153 (17.47%) AngularJS
25 152 (17.35%) XML
26 151 (17.24%) RESTful
27 146 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
28 142 (16.21%) Test Automation
28 142 (16.21%) WCF

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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 40 (4.57%) CMS
2 34 (3.88%) Apache
3 33 (3.77%) WordPress
4 30 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (2.05%) Confluence
6 12 (1.37%) Drupal
6 12 (1.37%) EPiServer
6 12 (1.37%) OpenEdge
6 12 (1.37%) Umbraco
7 11 (1.26%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.14%) JBoss
8 10 (1.14%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.03%) Apache Spark
9 9 (1.03%) nginx
9 9 (1.03%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.03%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.80%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.57%) IIS
11 5 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (1.71%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.26%) InVision
3 4 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 73 (8.33%) Magento
2 11 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.57%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.23%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
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 59 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (3.65%) GitHub
4 7 (0.80%) SaaS
5 5 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (0.34%) Sage Pay
7 2 (0.23%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.11%) Google Play
8 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.28%) HTTP
2 37 (4.22%) Internet
3 16 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.60%) Ethernet
4 14 (1.60%) RS-232
5 6 (0.68%) DNS
5 6 (0.68%) SMTP
6 4 (0.46%) SSL
7 3 (0.34%) Firewall
7 3 (0.34%) LDAP
8 2 (0.23%) Intranet
8 2 (0.23%) 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
1 253 (28.88%) SQL Server
2 164 (18.72%) MySQL
3 138 (15.75%) NoSQL
4 91 (10.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 71 (8.11%) Relational Database
6 55 (6.28%) RDBMS
7 30 (3.42%) MongoDB
8 22 (2.51%) Big Data
9 17 (1.94%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.26%) Redis
12 9 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
13 5 (0.57%) MariaDB
14 4 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.46%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.46%) Riak
15 3 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 243 (27.74%) Git (software)
2 115 (13.13%) Subversion
3 62 (7.08%) JUnit
4 53 (6.05%) NUnit
5 52 (5.94%) Visual Studio
6 50 (5.71%) JIRA
6 50 (5.71%) Mercurial
7 43 (4.91%) MSTest
8 33 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (2.97%) TeamCity
10 23 (2.63%) Bitbucket
11 22 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 22 (2.51%) Eclipse
11 22 (2.51%) Jenkins
11 22 (2.51%) Selenium
12 21 (2.40%) Grunt
13 18 (2.05%) SonarQube
14 17 (1.94%) Ant
14 17 (1.94%) gulp
15 16 (1.83%) NuGet
General
1 78 (8.90%) Finance
2 69 (7.88%) Retail
3 51 (5.82%) Marketing
4 50 (5.71%) Games
5 18 (2.05%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.37%) Banking
7 12 (1.37%) Electronics
8 10 (1.14%) Advertising
9 7 (0.80%) Law
10 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.34%) Automotive
12 2 (0.23%) Billing
12 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 643 (73.40%) Developer
2 203 (23.17%) .NET Developer
3 179 (20.43%) Senior Developer
4 143 (16.32%) PHP Developer
5 135 (15.41%) Software Engineer
6 130 (14.84%) Java Developer
7 93 (10.62%) C# Developer
8 81 (9.25%) Senior Java Developer
9 72 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 65 (7.42%) Software Developer
11 61 (6.96%) Senior Software Engineer
12 51 (5.82%) Java Engineer
13 49 (5.59%) Java Software Engineer
14 43 (4.91%) C# Software Engineer
15 40 (4.57%) ASP.NET Developer
16 39 (4.45%) JavaScript Developer
17 38 (4.34%) .NET Software Developer
17 38 (4.34%) Architect
17 38 (4.34%) Senior PHP Developer
18 36 (4.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (38.13%) HTML
2 328 (37.44%) .NET
3 296 (33.79%) CSS
4 230 (26.26%) ASP.NET
5 184 (21.00%) jQuery
6 182 (20.78%) Web Services
7 160 (18.26%) HTML5
8 153 (17.47%) AngularJS
9 152 (17.35%) XML
10 151 (17.24%) RESTful
11 146 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 142 (16.21%) WCF
13 122 (13.93%) Node.js
14 118 (13.47%) ASP.NET Web API
15 113 (12.90%) WPF
16 97 (11.07%) .NET Framework
17 96 (10.96%) CSS3
18 95 (10.84%) SOAP
19 80 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 79 (9.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 95 (10.84%) Computer Science
2 94 (10.73%) Data Structures
3 75 (8.56%) Algorithms
4 62 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
6 58 (6.62%) User Experience
7 45 (5.14%) Mobile App
8 44 (5.02%) iPad
9 34 (3.88%) N-Tier
10 25 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (2.51%) Internet of Things
12 14 (1.60%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 13 (1.48%) 3D Graphics
14 12 (1.37%) HoloLens
14 12 (1.37%) Kinect
15 11 (1.26%) Social Network
15 11 (1.26%) Wiki
16 10 (1.14%) Augmented Reality
17 9 (1.03%) Animation
18 8 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 113 (12.90%) Linux
2 108 (12.33%) Windows
3 33 (3.77%) Android
3 33 (3.77%) Apple iOS
4 30 (3.42%) Mac OS
5 27 (3.08%) Windows XP
6 19 (2.17%) Unix
7 17 (1.94%) Windows Server
8 14 (1.60%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 11 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (1.14%) CentOS
11 8 (0.91%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (57.76%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (36.64%) MVC
3 260 (29.68%) TDD
4 238 (27.17%) Software Engineering
5 214 (24.43%) Continuous Integration
6 204 (23.29%) Scrum
7 195 (22.26%) OOP
8 142 (16.21%) Test Automation
9 113 (12.90%) Kanban
10 112 (12.79%) BDD
10 112 (12.79%) Multithreading
11 110 (12.56%) OOD
12 108 (12.33%) OO PHP
13 103 (11.76%) E-Commerce
14 96 (10.96%) Unit Testing
15 95 (10.84%) Web Application Development
16 93 (10.62%) Web Development
17 68 (7.76%) Mentoring
17 68 (7.76%) RUP
18 65 (7.42%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 389 (44.41%) C#
2 339 (38.70%) JavaScript
3 311 (35.50%) Java
4 305 (34.82%) SQL
5 242 (27.63%) PHP
6 153 (17.47%) C++
7 76 (8.68%) Ruby
8 51 (5.82%) T-SQL
9 46 (5.25%) C
10 42 (4.79%) Python
11 31 (3.54%) VB.NET
12 30 (3.42%) PL/SQL
13 23 (2.63%) F#
14 20 (2.28%) Objective-C
15 19 (2.17%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.60%) XAML
17 9 (1.03%) Apple Swift
17 9 (1.03%) Embedded C
18 8 (0.91%) Perl
19 7 (0.80%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 163 (18.61%) Degree
2 14 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.34%) ISEB
3 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.11%) OCP
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.45%) QA
2 10 (1.14%) WAI
3 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (0.68%) Docker
3 3 (0.34%) Firmware
4 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.11%) KVM
5 1 (0.11%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 33 (3.77%) Kibana
2 23 (2.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 23 (2.63%) WSUS
3 10 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.14%) Puppet
4 4 (0.46%) Ansible
4 4 (0.46%) logstash
4 4 (0.46%) Salt
5 3 (0.34%) Nagios
6 2 (0.23%) Terraform
7 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.11%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.11%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 116 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 30 (3.42%) Zend
3 23 (2.63%) Google
3 23 (2.63%) Oracle
4 18 (2.05%) SAP
5 15 (1.71%) IBM
6 14 (1.60%) Adobe
6 14 (1.60%) Xamarin
7 11 (1.26%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.03%) Sitecore
9 8 (0.91%) Cognizant
10 5 (0.57%) Apple
11 3 (0.34%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.34%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (0.34%) Facebook
11 3 (0.34%) Twitter
12 2 (0.23%) McAfee
12 2 (0.23%) Progress
13 1 (0.11%) Perforce
13 1 (0.11%) Unisys
Blackpool, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flextime + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension. child care vouchers
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 37k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago