Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 35 25
Rank change year-on-year -17 -10 -13
Permanent jobs citing OO 18 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.94% 2.07% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 2.30% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 5
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% -11.63%
10th Percentile £29,000 £24,100 £34,500
90th Percentile £46,875 £44,675 £42,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

OO 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 416 304 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 91.03% 89.94% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 262 237 115
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.88% - +18.87%
10th Percentile £20,575 £26,250 £24,550
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Northern Ireland

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Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for OO in Northern Ireland

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Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Northern Ireland 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
County Antrim -12 15 £33,000 -5.71% 7
County Down - 1 - -
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UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for OO.

1 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Banking
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) Investment Banking
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 6 (33.33%) C#
6 6 (33.33%) C++
6 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 6 (33.33%) Prime Brokerage
7 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 5 (27.78%) C
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) Refactoring
8 4 (22.22%) Kanban
8 4 (22.22%) BDD
8 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
9 3 (16.67%) SQLite

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (11.11%) WordPress
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (16.67%) SQLite
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) HSQLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (11.11%) Mocha
1 2 (11.11%) Robot Framework
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Android Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Investment Banking
3 6 (33.33%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (5.56%) Front Office
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Web Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) jQuery
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (16.67%) CSS3
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (16.67%) Node.js
5 2 (11.11%) Express
5 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (11.11%) Laravel
5 2 (11.11%) MEAN Stack
5 2 (11.11%) RequireJS
5 2 (11.11%) WebSockets
6 1 (5.56%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Struts2
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Equities
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) BDD
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Kanban
3 4 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 4 (22.22%) Refactoring
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (27.78%) C
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Objective-C
6 3 (16.67%) Python
7 2 (11.11%) PHP
8 1 (5.56%) Apple Swift
8 1 (5.56%) Perl
8 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin