Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 98 114
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16 -24
Permanent jobs citing OOP 481 387 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.63% 3.15% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 3.51% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 423 353 322
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,550 £23,000
90th Percentile £54,750 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

OOP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11904 11034 11658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.83% 89.75% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9471 9201 9634
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 376 £42,500 +13.33% 21
Cheshire -39 46 £39,000 -13.33% 2
Lancashire +11 32 £32,500 - 1
Merseyside +31 23 £32,500 - 3
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 261 (54.26%) HTML
2 255 (53.01%) JavaScript
3 248 (51.56%) CSS
4 237 (49.27%) PHP
5 225 (46.78%) Agile Software Development
6 217 (45.11%) MVC
7 201 (41.79%) MySQL
8 185 (38.46%) OO
9 165 (34.30%) C#
10 154 (32.02%) .NET
11 152 (31.60%) SQL
12 150 (31.19%) Git (software)
13 120 (24.95%) Web Services
14 105 (21.83%) jQuery
15 99 (20.58%) Software Engineering
16 89 (18.50%) Linux
16 89 (18.50%) HTML5
17 88 (18.30%) ASP.NET
18 86 (17.88%) Web Development
19 81 (16.84%) XML
19 81 (16.84%) Amazon AWS
20 80 (16.63%) TDD
21 73 (15.18%) E-Commerce
22 71 (14.76%) Java
23 70 (14.55%) Scrum
24 68 (14.14%) Degree
24 68 (14.14%) Symfony
24 68 (14.14%) Laravel
24 68 (14.14%) Sass
25 60 (12.47%) RESTful

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 59 (12.27%) Apache
2 25 (5.20%) CMS
3 21 (4.37%) WordPress
4 12 (2.49%) Joomla!
5 8 (1.66%) Drupal
6 7 (1.46%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.25%) nginx
7 6 (1.25%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.04%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.04%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.62%) IIS
9 3 (0.62%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.62%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.21%) Confluence
11 1 (0.21%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.21%) JBoss
11 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (2.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 36 (7.48%) Magento
2 9 (1.87%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 81 (16.84%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (5.20%) SaaS
3 15 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.87%) GitHub
4 9 (1.87%) Serverless
5 6 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.83%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.42%) Route 53
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.21%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.70%) HTTP
2 4 (0.83%) Internet
2 4 (0.83%) SSH
3 1 (0.21%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.21%) Skype
3 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (41.79%) MySQL
2 58 (12.06%) SQL Server
3 16 (3.33%) Redis
4 12 (2.49%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (1.87%) Hadoop
7 8 (1.66%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.25%) Big Data
9 5 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.62%) DB2
10 3 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.62%) SQLite
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.21%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.21%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 150 (31.19%) Git (software)
2 50 (10.40%) Subversion
3 26 (5.41%) NUnit
4 25 (5.20%) TeamCity
5 23 (4.78%) Bitbucket
6 19 (3.95%) gulp
7 17 (3.53%) Grunt
8 16 (3.33%) Vagrant
9 12 (2.49%) Jenkins
10 11 (2.29%) Maven
11 10 (2.08%) Selenium
11 10 (2.08%) SonarQube
12 9 (1.87%) Cucumber
13 8 (1.66%) JUnit
14 6 (1.25%) TestNG
15 5 (1.04%) Gradle
15 5 (1.04%) PHPUnit
15 5 (1.04%) SoapUI
15 5 (1.04%) WebDriver
15 5 (1.04%) webpack
General
1 50 (10.40%) Finance
2 41 (8.52%) Retail
3 23 (4.78%) Marketing
4 13 (2.70%) Back Office
5 11 (2.29%) Banking
6 9 (1.87%) Advertising
7 6 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.62%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.62%) Automotive
9 3 (0.62%) Games
9 3 (0.62%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 406 (84.41%) Developer
2 187 (38.88%) PHP Developer
3 110 (22.87%) Senior Developer
4 99 (20.58%) .NET Developer
5 56 (11.64%) C# Developer
6 48 (9.98%) Senior PHP Developer
7 47 (9.77%) Software Engineer
8 46 (9.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 42 (8.73%) Software Developer
10 31 (6.44%) Java Developer
11 29 (6.03%) Senior .NET Developer
12 25 (5.20%) Lead Developer
13 23 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (4.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (4.57%) Senior Software Developer
15 20 (4.16%) Web Developer
16 19 (3.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 19 (3.95%) JavaScript Developer
17 17 (3.53%) HTML Developer
18 16 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (54.26%) HTML
2 248 (51.56%) CSS
3 154 (32.02%) .NET
4 120 (24.95%) Web Services
5 105 (21.83%) jQuery
6 89 (18.50%) HTML5
7 88 (18.30%) ASP.NET
8 81 (16.84%) XML
9 68 (14.14%) Laravel
9 68 (14.14%) Sass
9 68 (14.14%) Symfony
10 60 (12.47%) RESTful
11 58 (12.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 56 (11.64%) JSON
13 51 (10.60%) AngularJS
14 48 (9.98%) ASP.NET Web API
15 45 (9.36%) LAMP
16 40 (8.32%) Spring
17 39 (8.11%) REST
18 38 (7.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.86%) iPad
2 28 (5.82%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (3.33%) N-Tier
5 15 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.91%) User Experience
7 11 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (1.66%) Social Media
10 7 (1.46%) Digital Signage
11 6 (1.25%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.25%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.04%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.04%) Life Science
12 5 (1.04%) W3C
13 4 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.83%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
13 4 (0.83%) Freedom of Information Act
14 3 (0.62%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 89 (18.50%) Linux
2 35 (7.28%) Windows
3 10 (2.08%) Mac OS
3 10 (2.08%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.83%) Unix
5 4 (0.83%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.62%) Android
7 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.42%) CentOS
7 2 (0.42%) Debian
8 1 (0.21%) AIX
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (46.78%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (45.11%) MVC
3 185 (38.46%) OO
4 99 (20.58%) Software Engineering
5 86 (17.88%) Web Development
6 80 (16.63%) TDD
7 73 (15.18%) E-Commerce
8 70 (14.55%) Scrum
9 60 (12.47%) SOLID
10 56 (11.64%) Test Automation
11 47 (9.77%) Kanban
12 45 (9.36%) SDLC
13 43 (8.94%) DevOps
14 33 (6.86%) Front End Development
15 27 (5.61%) Web Design
16 26 (5.41%) Open Source
17 25 (5.20%) Mentoring
17 25 (5.20%) SOA
18 22 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (4.37%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 255 (53.01%) JavaScript
2 237 (49.27%) PHP
3 165 (34.30%) C#
4 152 (31.60%) SQL
5 71 (14.76%) Java
6 46 (9.56%) T-SQL
7 28 (5.82%) Ruby
8 24 (4.99%) TypeScript
9 21 (4.37%) PHP 7
10 20 (4.16%) C
10 20 (4.16%) PHP 5
11 17 (3.53%) VB.NET
12 10 (2.08%) C++
13 9 (1.87%) Python
14 5 (1.04%) Go
15 3 (0.62%) Groovy
15 3 (0.62%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.42%) Scala
16 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (14.14%) Degree
2 17 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.04%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.42%) HND
7 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.12%) QA
2 5 (1.04%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.04%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 4 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.62%) WAI
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (1.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.42%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (1.25%) Puppet
2 2 (0.42%) Packer
3 1 (0.21%) Kibana
3 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.21%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 48 (9.98%) Zend
2 40 (8.32%) Oracle
3 32 (6.65%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.53%) Google
5 9 (1.87%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.46%) Twitter
7 6 (1.25%) Adobe
8 5 (1.04%) Cognizant
8 5 (1.04%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.04%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.62%) IBM
10 2 (0.42%) New Relic
11 1 (0.21%) Apple
11 1 (0.21%) Facebook
11 1 (0.21%) Percona
11 1 (0.21%) SAP
11 1 (0.21%) Sencha
11 1 (0.21%) Sony
11 1 (0.21%) Xamarin