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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 17 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 6 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.22% 9.33% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.74% 12.07% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 15
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
89 58 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 77.39% 77.33% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 80 47 91
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,537 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 27 August 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 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (42.31%) SQL
5 10 (38.46%) XML
6 9 (34.62%) CRM
6 9 (34.62%) C#
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 6 (23.08%) C++
8 6 (23.08%) CSS
8 6 (23.08%) SOAP
8 6 (23.08%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) Automotive
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
9 5 (19.23%) Spring
9 5 (19.23%) Struts
9 5 (19.23%) JSP
9 5 (19.23%) OOP
9 5 (19.23%) PHP
9 5 (19.23%) VB
9 5 (19.23%) Struts2
9 5 (19.23%) Drupal
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (15.38%) J2EE
10 4 (15.38%) XSL
10 4 (15.38%) OOD
11 3 (11.54%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (19.23%) Drupal
2 2 (7.69%) GlassFish
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (11.54%) Force.com
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Ant
1 2 (7.69%) Maven
1 2 (7.69%) Gradle
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 5 (19.23%) Automotive
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Software Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) XML
3 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) SOAP
3 6 (23.08%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) Struts
4 5 (19.23%) JSP
4 5 (19.23%) Spring
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
4 5 (19.23%) Struts2
5 4 (15.38%) XSL
5 4 (15.38%) J2EE
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.69%) JMS
6 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.69%) Visualforce
6 2 (7.69%) WPF
7 1 (3.85%) LINQ
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) CRM
2 5 (19.23%) OOP
3 4 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) C++
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 5 (19.23%) VB
5 5 (19.23%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Apex Code
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos
3 1 (3.85%) Sybase