The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 116 115
Rank change year-on-year +32 -1  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 233 133 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.45% 2.38% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 2.70% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 209 117 131
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

OOP 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 6063 4933 5722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.80% 88.17% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4905 4175 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%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in the North West

OOP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for OOP in the North West

OOP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in the North West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in the North West

OOP
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 OOP within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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 +27 175 £42,500 - 28
Cheshire -21 24 £40,000 -23.80% 7
Merseyside 0 17 £45,000 +44.00% 6
Lancashire +7 16 £32,500 - 4
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 257 (58.81%) HTML
2 236 (54.00%) JavaScript
3 231 (52.86%) CSS
4 210 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
5 209 (47.83%) OO
6 199 (45.54%) PHP
7 152 (34.78%) C#
8 148 (33.87%) MVC
9 142 (32.49%) .NET
10 140 (32.04%) SQL
11 135 (30.89%) MySQL
12 128 (29.29%) jQuery
13 115 (26.32%) TDD
14 113 (25.86%) Web Services
15 106 (24.26%) Git (software)
16 90 (20.59%) HTML5
17 80 (18.31%) XML
18 77 (17.62%) Linux
19 74 (16.93%) ASP.NET
20 71 (16.25%) Web Development
21 65 (14.87%) Java
22 60 (13.73%) Windows
22 60 (13.73%) E-Commerce
22 60 (13.73%) SOLID
23 59 (13.50%) SQL Server
24 57 (13.04%) CSS3
25 56 (12.81%) Symfony
26 54 (12.36%) Scrum
27 53 (12.13%) Subversion
28 52 (11.90%) Degree

OOP
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 22 (5.03%) Apache
1 22 (5.03%) WordPress
2 14 (3.20%) CMS
3 7 (1.60%) nginx
4 6 (1.37%) Drupal
5 5 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.92%) JBoss
6 4 (0.92%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.69%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.69%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (0.69%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.69%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.69%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.46%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.23%) Confluence
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (1.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (3.89%) Magento
2 7 (1.60%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.89%) GitHub
3 12 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.75%) SaaS
4 4 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (0.69%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.23%) Route 53
7 1 (0.23%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.06%) HTTP
2 8 (1.83%) Internet
3 6 (1.37%) DNS
3 6 (1.37%) SMTP
4 5 (1.14%) SMS
5 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.23%) RFID
5 1 (0.23%) SSL
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (30.89%) MySQL
2 59 (13.50%) SQL Server
3 18 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.20%) Redis
5 9 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.83%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.14%) Big Data
9 4 (0.92%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.69%) SQLite
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.23%) DB2
12 1 (0.23%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 106 (24.26%) Git (software)
2 53 (12.13%) Subversion
3 21 (4.81%) SonarQube
4 20 (4.58%) Eclipse
5 16 (3.66%) Ant
5 16 (3.66%) Jenkins
6 14 (3.20%) JUnit
6 14 (3.20%) NUnit
7 12 (2.75%) gulp
8 10 (2.29%) Grunt
8 10 (2.29%) TeamCity
9 9 (2.06%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.60%) Bitbucket
10 7 (1.60%) git-flow
11 6 (1.37%) JIRA
11 6 (1.37%) Maven
11 6 (1.37%) PhpStorm
12 5 (1.14%) IntelliJ
12 5 (1.14%) Mercurial
12 5 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 42 (9.61%) Finance
2 27 (6.18%) Marketing
3 25 (5.72%) Retail
4 7 (1.60%) Advertising
4 7 (1.60%) Back Office
5 6 (1.37%) Banking
5 6 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.92%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.92%) Games
7 2 (0.46%) Billing
7 2 (0.46%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 388 (88.79%) Developer
2 170 (38.90%) PHP Developer
3 109 (24.94%) .NET Developer
4 70 (16.02%) C# Developer
5 69 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 57 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 41 (9.38%) Java Developer
8 40 (9.15%) Lead Developer
9 33 (7.55%) SQL Developer
10 28 (6.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 27 (6.18%) Software Engineer
12 25 (5.72%) Senior .NET Developer
12 25 (5.72%) Web Developer
13 23 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
15 19 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
15 19 (4.35%) Lead C# Developer
16 17 (3.89%) Junior Developer
16 17 (3.89%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (58.81%) HTML
2 231 (52.86%) CSS
3 142 (32.49%) .NET
4 128 (29.29%) jQuery
5 113 (25.86%) Web Services
6 90 (20.59%) HTML5
7 80 (18.31%) XML
8 74 (16.93%) ASP.NET
9 57 (13.04%) CSS3
10 56 (12.81%) Symfony
11 51 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 51 (11.67%) WCF
12 50 (11.44%) LAMP
13 47 (10.76%) AngularJS
13 47 (10.76%) SOAP
14 44 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 43 (9.84%) JSON
16 41 (9.38%) Node.js
17 40 (9.15%) Laravel
18 38 (8.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.90%) iPad
2 37 (8.47%) User Experience
3 28 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.95%) N-Tier
5 21 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (3.89%) Mobile App
7 15 (3.43%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.06%) Social Media
9 7 (1.60%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (1.60%) HoloLens
9 7 (1.60%) Kinect
10 6 (1.37%) W3C
11 5 (1.14%) Augmented Reality
11 5 (1.14%) Digital Signage
11 5 (1.14%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.14%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.69%) Blog
12 3 (0.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 77 (17.62%) Linux
2 60 (13.73%) Windows
3 22 (5.03%) Mac OS
4 21 (4.81%) Android
5 18 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.83%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.92%) Unix
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (47.83%) OO
3 148 (33.87%) MVC
4 115 (26.32%) TDD
5 71 (16.25%) Web Development
6 60 (13.73%) E-Commerce
6 60 (13.73%) SOLID
7 54 (12.36%) Scrum
8 51 (11.67%) Software Engineering
9 45 (10.30%) SDLC
10 42 (9.61%) Front End Development
11 41 (9.38%) DevOps
11 41 (9.38%) Test Automation
12 36 (8.24%) Mentoring
13 31 (7.09%) Microservices
14 30 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (6.86%) Kanban
15 28 (6.41%) Unit Testing
16 24 (5.49%) Open Source
17 17 (3.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 236 (54.00%) JavaScript
2 199 (45.54%) PHP
3 152 (34.78%) C#
4 140 (32.04%) SQL
5 65 (14.87%) Java
6 25 (5.72%) VB.NET
7 21 (4.81%) C++
8 18 (4.12%) Ruby
9 17 (3.89%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.20%) PHP 5
11 11 (2.52%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.14%) Python
12 5 (1.14%) XQuery
13 3 (0.69%) C
13 3 (0.69%) PHP 7
13 3 (0.69%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.46%) Erlang
14 2 (0.46%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (11.90%) Degree
2 7 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) HND
4 1 (0.23%) ISEB
4 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.83%) QA
2 7 (1.60%) WAI
3 3 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (2.97%) Puppet
2 2 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.23%) Packer
3 1 (0.23%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (8.47%) Zend
2 25 (5.72%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.97%) Google
4 10 (2.29%) Facebook
4 10 (2.29%) IBM
5 9 (2.06%) Oracle
6 8 (1.83%) Cognizant
7 6 (1.37%) Twitter
8 5 (1.14%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.92%) Adobe
10 3 (0.69%) Apple
11 2 (0.46%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.23%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.23%) BT
12 1 (0.23%) New Relic
12 1 (0.23%) Percona
12 1 (0.23%) SAP
12 1 (0.23%) Sencha
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tarporley, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flextime + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k - £49k + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
North West
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ronald James Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago