Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 82 103
Rank change year-on-year -31 +21 +20
Permanent jobs citing OOP 333 464 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.83% 3.60% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 3.96% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 271 414 329
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £54,625 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 10,709 11,722 11,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.91% 90.94% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8,576 9,314 9,231
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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 -25 253 £47,500 +11.76% 57
Cheshire +26 59 £47,500 +31.03% 12
Lancashire -11 13 £45,000 +38.46% 6
Merseyside -3 8 £50,000 +53.85% 6
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for OOP.

1 194 (58.26%) OO
2 170 (51.05%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (48.65%) JavaScript
4 148 (44.44%) Java
5 126 (37.84%) HTML
6 123 (36.94%) CSS
7 114 (34.23%) C#
8 112 (33.63%) TDD
9 107 (32.13%) Git (software)
10 102 (30.63%) .NET
10 102 (30.63%) MVC
11 94 (28.23%) RESTful
12 83 (24.92%) PHP
13 82 (24.62%) SQL
14 81 (24.32%) AngularJS
15 77 (23.12%) Software Engineering
16 76 (22.82%) Scrum
17 74 (22.22%) Finance
18 72 (21.62%) Microservices
19 71 (21.32%) DevOps
20 66 (19.82%) Spring
21 65 (19.52%) HTML5
22 61 (18.32%) MySQL
23 56 (16.82%) Microsoft Azure
24 55 (16.52%) React
25 53 (15.92%) SOA
26 51 (15.32%) SQL Server
26 51 (15.32%) ASP.NET
26 51 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
27 50 (15.02%) Problem-Solving

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 14 (4.20%) Apache Solr
2 13 (3.90%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.10%) Apache
5 6 (1.80%) Confluence
5 6 (1.80%) Drupal
6 3 (0.90%) CMS
6 3 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.60%) IIS
7 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.60%) WordPress
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.30%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.30%) nginx
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Magento
2 4 (1.20%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.20%) SAP MM
2 4 (1.20%) SAP PP
2 4 (1.20%) SAP QM
2 4 (1.20%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (1.20%) SAP SD
3 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (16.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (8.71%) SaaS
4 23 (6.91%) GitHub
5 15 (4.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.20%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.90%) PaaS
8 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.30%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.30%) IaaS
9 1 (0.30%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.10%) HTTP
2 5 (1.50%) Internet
2 5 (1.50%) Skype
3 1 (0.30%) Broadband
3 1 (0.30%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.32%) MySQL
2 51 (15.32%) SQL Server
3 39 (11.71%) MongoDB
4 32 (9.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 24 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (6.91%) NoSQL
7 17 (5.11%) Hadoop
8 14 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (3.90%) Neo4j
10 6 (1.80%) Redis
11 4 (1.20%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.60%) Big Data
13 1 (0.30%) Amazon Aurora
13 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.30%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 107 (32.13%) Git (software)
2 36 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 19 (5.71%) JIRA
4 18 (5.41%) JUnit
5 17 (5.11%) Ant
5 17 (5.11%) Gradle
5 17 (5.11%) Maven
5 17 (5.11%) Mockito
5 17 (5.11%) Subversion
6 16 (4.80%) GitLab
7 15 (4.50%) gulp
8 10 (3.00%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.70%) SoapUI
10 7 (2.10%) Selenium
11 5 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (1.20%) CocoaPods
12 4 (1.20%) JIRA Agile
12 4 (1.20%) NetBeans
12 4 (1.20%) NUnit
12 4 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (22.22%) Finance
2 27 (8.11%) Banking
3 26 (7.81%) Retail
4 20 (6.01%) Advertising
5 12 (3.60%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.60%) Marketing
6 11 (3.30%) Law
7 8 (2.40%) Games
8 7 (2.10%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.80%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.50%) Electronics
11 1 (0.30%) Back Office
11 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 244 (73.27%) Developer
2 59 (17.72%) PHP Developer
3 55 (16.52%) Java Developer
3 55 (16.52%) Senior Developer
4 32 (9.61%) C# Developer
5 30 (9.01%) .NET Developer
5 30 (9.01%) Software Developer
6 27 (8.11%) Software Engineer
7 24 (7.21%) Lead Developer
8 20 (6.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 20 (6.01%) Java Engineer
9 19 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
10 18 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (5.11%) .NET Software Engineer
12 13 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (3.90%) C# Software Developer
12 13 (3.90%) SQL Developer
13 11 (3.30%) .NET Software Developer
13 11 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (37.84%) HTML
2 123 (36.94%) CSS
3 102 (30.63%) .NET
4 94 (28.23%) RESTful
5 81 (24.32%) AngularJS
6 66 (19.82%) Spring
7 65 (19.52%) HTML5
8 55 (16.52%) React
9 51 (15.32%) ASP.NET
10 50 (15.02%) Node.js
11 48 (14.41%) CSS3
12 45 (13.51%) Laravel
13 44 (13.21%) .NET Framework
14 40 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC
14 40 (12.01%) jQuery
15 33 (9.91%) Web Services
16 28 (8.41%) WCF
17 26 (7.81%) REST
17 26 (7.81%) Spring Boot
18 23 (6.91%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.61%) N-Tier
2 20 (6.01%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.20%) Fintech
4 13 (3.90%) Cloud Native
5 12 (3.60%) Mainframe
6 11 (3.30%) Arduino
6 11 (3.30%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.30%) User Experience
7 8 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.10%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.90%) Apple TV
10 3 (0.90%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.90%) Vector Graphics
11 2 (0.60%) Acoustics
11 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.60%) Handset
11 2 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.01%) Apple iOS
2 16 (4.80%) Android
3 15 (4.50%) Linux
4 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.60%) Windows
5 1 (0.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (58.26%) OO
2 170 (51.05%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (33.63%) TDD
4 102 (30.63%) MVC
5 77 (23.12%) Software Engineering
6 76 (22.82%) Scrum
7 72 (21.62%) Microservices
8 71 (21.32%) DevOps
9 53 (15.92%) SOA
10 50 (15.02%) Problem-Solving
11 47 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (14.11%) Open Source
12 41 (12.31%) Test Automation
12 41 (12.31%) Unit Testing
13 38 (11.41%) SDLC
14 35 (10.51%) Web Development
15 27 (8.11%) Pair Programming
15 27 (8.11%) Software Delivery
15 27 (8.11%) SOLID
16 26 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 162 (48.65%) JavaScript
2 148 (44.44%) Java
3 114 (34.23%) C#
4 83 (24.92%) PHP
5 82 (24.62%) SQL
6 35 (10.51%) Java 8
7 28 (8.41%) C++
8 25 (7.51%) TypeScript
9 22 (6.61%) T-SQL
10 21 (6.31%) Python
11 14 (4.20%) Ruby
12 13 (3.90%) Apple Swift
12 13 (3.90%) Objective-C
13 10 (3.00%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.40%) C
14 8 (2.40%) Scala
15 5 (1.50%) Go
16 4 (1.20%) ABAP
17 3 (0.90%) GLSL
18 2 (0.60%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 21 (6.31%) Degree
2 11 (3.30%) OCPJP
3 8 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.10%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.10%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.20%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.20%) GDPR
1 4 (1.20%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.60%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 24 (7.21%) Virtual Machines
2 22 (6.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (5.11%) Ansible
2 15 (4.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.80%) Google
2 16 (4.80%) Zend
3 9 (2.70%) Oracle
3 9 (2.70%) SAP
4 5 (1.50%) Facebook
5 4 (1.20%) Apple
6 2 (0.60%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.60%) Twitter
7 1 (0.30%) Adobe
7 1 (0.30%) IBM
7 1 (0.30%) Kony
7 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.30%) Xamarin