The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 20 2 18
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing OO 7 53 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.79% 31.74% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.45% 38.97% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 51 1
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 136 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 77.69% 81.44% 62.12%
Number of salaries quoted 86 127 40
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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Salary Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Chelmsford region.

OO Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) OOP
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) WPF
5 5 (38.46%) MVC
6 4 (30.77%) WinForms
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (23.08%) WCF
7 3 (23.08%) jQuery
7 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
8 2 (15.38%) WebSphere

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Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 2 (15.38%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Gradle
2 2 (15.38%) Ant
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Programmer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) WPF
6 4 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) WinForms
7 3 (23.08%) WCF
7 3 (23.08%) jQuery
7 3 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (15.38%) LINQ
8 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 2 (15.38%) J2EE
8 2 (15.38%) XSL
8 2 (15.38%) JMS
8 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
9 1 (7.69%) JSP
9 1 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) OOP
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter