The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 30 30 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing OO 18 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.90% 1.28% 14.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.41% 1.63% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 23
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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 Colchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 123 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 81.99% 78.85% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 191 114 118
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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Salary Trend in Colchester

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

OO Salary Trend in Colchester

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Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

OO Salary Histogram in Colchester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 29 (85.29%) HTML
2 29 (85.29%) OOP
2 29 (85.29%) CSS
3 26 (76.47%) JBoss
3 26 (76.47%) Java
4 25 (73.53%) Swing
4 25 (73.53%) E-Commerce
4 25 (73.53%) Degree
4 25 (73.53%) Computer Science
4 25 (73.53%) Relational Database
5 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (70.59%) Ajax
5 24 (70.59%) Oracle
5 24 (70.59%) J2EE
6 23 (67.65%) PL/SQL
6 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
6 23 (67.65%) RDBMS
6 23 (67.65%) WebLogic
6 23 (67.65%) WebSphere
7 22 (64.71%) Software Engineering
8 20 (58.82%) Open Source
8 20 (58.82%) Oracle Database
9 8 (23.53%) MySQL
10 7 (20.59%) PHP
11 5 (14.71%) Project Management
11 5 (14.71%) LAMP
11 5 (14.71%) Automotive
11 5 (14.71%) jQuery
11 5 (14.71%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 26 (76.47%) JBoss
2 23 (67.65%) WebLogic
2 23 (67.65%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.76%) GlassFish
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) Relational Database
2 23 (67.65%) RDBMS
2 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
3 20 (58.82%) Oracle Database
4 8 (23.53%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Ant
2 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) ArgoUML
3 1 (2.94%) Cactus
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) DbUnit
3 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) JMeter
3 1 (2.94%) JProfiler
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (2.94%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.94%) Redmine
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (14.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 25 (73.53%) Java Developer
3 23 (67.65%) Senior Developer
3 23 (67.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (55.88%) Agile Developer
4 19 (55.88%) Agile Java Developer
4 19 (55.88%) J2EE Developer
4 19 (55.88%) J2EE Programmer
4 19 (55.88%) Java Programmer
4 19 (55.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 19 (55.88%) Oracle Developer
4 19 (55.88%) Programmer
4 19 (55.88%) Senior Agile Developer
4 19 (55.88%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 19 (55.88%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 19 (55.88%) Senior Java Programmer
4 19 (55.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 19 (55.88%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 19 (55.88%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (14.71%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) CSS
1 29 (85.29%) HTML
2 25 (73.53%) Swing
3 24 (70.59%) Ajax
3 24 (70.59%) J2EE
4 5 (14.71%) jQuery
4 5 (14.71%) LAMP
5 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.82%) Laravel
5 3 (8.82%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (5.88%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) CakePHP
6 2 (5.88%) Java EE
6 2 (5.88%) Silex
6 2 (5.88%) Spring
6 2 (5.88%) Symfony
6 2 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) CSS3
7 1 (2.94%) Sass
7 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (73.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) OOP
2 25 (73.53%) E-Commerce
3 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (64.71%) Software Engineering
5 20 (58.82%) Open Source
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
7 3 (8.82%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) TDD
8 2 (5.88%) OOD
9 1 (2.94%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 26 (76.47%) Java
3 23 (67.65%) PL/SQL
4 7 (20.59%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) IBM