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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England / North West
Rank 84 93 70
Rank change year-on-year +9 -23  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 204 161 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.32% 2.83% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 3.22% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 189 138 217
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% -  

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 5555 5000 5806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.37% 87.98% 88.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4609 4158 4662
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%  

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 March 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 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 +19 149 £40,000 - 30
Merseyside +10 22 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cheshire -17 21 £37,500 +38.88% 8
Lancashire +5 12 £23,000 -29.23% 2
OOP
England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 223 (57.33%) HTML
2 212 (54.50%) CSS
3 211 (54.24%) OO
4 201 (51.67%) JavaScript
5 195 (50.13%) PHP
6 180 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
7 150 (38.56%) jQuery
8 141 (36.25%) MySQL
9 137 (35.22%) C#
10 125 (32.13%) MVC
11 115 (29.56%) .NET
12 104 (26.74%) TDD
13 103 (26.48%) SQL
14 91 (23.39%) Web Services
15 78 (20.05%) Git (software)
16 75 (19.28%) Web Development
17 71 (18.25%) HTML5
18 69 (17.74%) iPad
19 68 (17.48%) ASP.NET
20 67 (17.22%) XML
21 65 (16.71%) SQL Server
22 56 (14.40%) Windows
23 54 (13.88%) Java
24 53 (13.62%) E-Commerce
25 52 (13.37%) CSS3
26 51 (13.11%) Scrum
27 45 (11.57%) WCF
28 44 (11.31%) Laravel
29 43 (11.05%) User Experience
30 41 (10.54%) ASP.NET Web API

OOP
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 34 (8.74%) WordPress
2 12 (3.08%) CMS
3 10 (2.57%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.54%) Apache
6 4 (1.03%) ColdFusion
6 4 (1.03%) Confluence
7 3 (0.77%) JBoss
7 3 (0.77%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.51%) Drupal
8 2 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.26%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.26%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.26%) nginx
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (5.91%) Magento
2 7 (1.80%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.68%) GitHub
2 12 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.29%) Sage Pay
4 2 (0.51%) Google Play
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.86%) HTTP
2 10 (2.57%) Internet
3 9 (2.31%) DNS
3 9 (2.31%) SMTP
4 5 (1.29%) SMS
5 2 (0.51%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.51%) RFID
6 1 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (36.25%) MySQL
2 65 (16.71%) SQL Server
3 25 (6.43%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.37%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.80%) Redis
7 6 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.29%) Big Data
8 5 (1.29%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 78 (20.05%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.20%) Subversion
3 19 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 17 (4.37%) Ant
4 17 (4.37%) JUnit
5 11 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.83%) Visual Studio
6 10 (2.57%) JIRA
7 9 (2.31%) git-flow
8 7 (1.80%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.80%) SonarQube
9 6 (1.54%) NUnit
10 5 (1.29%) Grunt
10 5 (1.29%) gulp
10 5 (1.29%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (1.03%) Gradle
11 4 (1.03%) PowerBuilder
11 4 (1.03%) RSpec
12 3 (0.77%) Maven
General
1 39 (10.03%) Marketing
2 23 (5.91%) Finance
3 18 (4.63%) Retail
4 8 (2.06%) Advertising
5 7 (1.80%) Banking
6 6 (1.54%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.03%) Games
9 2 (0.51%) Billing
9 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 354 (91.00%) Developer
2 164 (42.16%) PHP Developer
3 89 (22.88%) .NET Developer
4 74 (19.02%) C# Developer
5 62 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 50 (12.85%) Senior Developer
7 37 (9.51%) Web Developer
8 31 (7.97%) SQL Developer
9 30 (7.71%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (7.46%) Java Developer
11 28 (7.20%) ASP.NET Developer
11 28 (7.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 28 (7.20%) Lead Developer
12 21 (5.40%) HTML Developer
13 20 (5.14%) HTML CSS Developer
14 19 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
15 18 (4.63%) Lead .NET Developer
15 18 (4.63%) Lead C# Developer
15 18 (4.63%) PHP Web Developer
16 17 (4.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (57.33%) HTML
2 212 (54.50%) CSS
3 150 (38.56%) jQuery
4 115 (29.56%) .NET
5 91 (23.39%) Web Services
6 71 (18.25%) HTML5
7 68 (17.48%) ASP.NET
8 67 (17.22%) XML
9 52 (13.37%) CSS3
10 45 (11.57%) WCF
11 44 (11.31%) Laravel
12 41 (10.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 40 (10.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 39 (10.03%) RESTful
15 37 (9.51%) LAMP
16 35 (9.00%) AngularJS
17 33 (8.48%) .NET Framework
17 33 (8.48%) SOAP
18 30 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC
19 29 (7.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 69 (17.74%) iPad
2 43 (11.05%) User Experience
3 35 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (7.71%) N-Tier
5 29 (7.46%) Mobile App
6 25 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (6.17%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.08%) 3D Graphics
8 12 (3.08%) HoloLens
8 12 (3.08%) Kinect
9 10 (2.57%) Augmented Reality
10 6 (1.54%) Social Media
11 5 (1.29%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.29%) iPhone
12 4 (1.03%) Device Driver
13 3 (0.77%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.51%) Blog
14 2 (0.51%) Graphic Design
15 1 (0.26%) EMV
15 1 (0.26%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 56 (14.40%) Windows
2 38 (9.77%) Linux
3 31 (7.97%) Android
4 30 (7.71%) Apple iOS
5 20 (5.14%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.06%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.77%) Unix
8 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (54.24%) OO
2 180 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (32.13%) MVC
4 104 (26.74%) TDD
5 75 (19.28%) Web Development
6 53 (13.62%) E-Commerce
7 51 (13.11%) Scrum
8 39 (10.03%) SDLC
9 35 (9.00%) Software Engineering
10 34 (8.74%) Front End Development
10 34 (8.74%) SOLID
10 34 (8.74%) Unit Testing
11 32 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (7.46%) Mentoring
13 25 (6.43%) Load Balancing
14 22 (5.66%) OO PHP
15 21 (5.40%) BDD
16 20 (5.14%) Kanban
16 20 (5.14%) UML
17 18 (4.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 201 (51.67%) JavaScript
2 195 (50.13%) PHP
3 137 (35.22%) C#
4 103 (26.48%) SQL
5 54 (13.88%) Java
6 28 (7.20%) VB.NET
7 24 (6.17%) C++
8 9 (2.31%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.31%) Ruby
8 9 (2.31%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.80%) Python
9 7 (1.80%) XQuery
10 6 (1.54%) C
11 5 (1.29%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.77%) Perl
12 3 (0.77%) PHP 5
12 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.51%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.51%) Erlang
13 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (9.77%) Degree
2 5 (1.29%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.86%) WAI
2 5 (1.29%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) KVM
2 1 (0.26%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 4 (1.03%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.26%) Marathon
2 1 (0.26%) Mesos
2 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (8.48%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.66%) Zend
3 13 (3.34%) Google
4 9 (2.31%) IBM
4 9 (2.31%) Twitter
4 9 (2.31%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.06%) Oracle
6 6 (1.54%) Facebook
7 5 (1.29%) Adobe
8 4 (1.03%) Apple
9 2 (0.51%) SAP
9 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.26%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.26%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.26%) WSO2
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Widnes, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Digital Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Flexible Hours
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Flexi Time + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flextime + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burnley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago