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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 36 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing OO 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.37% 3.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 4.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
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 Colchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 184 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 79.78% 78.30% 69.71%
Number of salaries quoted 119 171 97
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) OOP
3 5 (55.56%) JBoss
3 5 (55.56%) Swing
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
4 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Ant
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
6 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 2 (22.22%) Automotive
6 2 (22.22%) GlassFish
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering

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Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) JBoss
3 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
4 2 (22.22%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
4 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Ant
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) PROIV
2 2 (22.22%) Gradle
3 1 (11.11%) Redmine
3 1 (11.11%) Hudson
3 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) DbUnit
3 1 (11.11%) JProfiler
3 1 (11.11%) Rational Rose
3 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
3 1 (11.11%) Cactus
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) ArgoUML
3 1 (11.11%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Perl Developer
5 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Perl Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) Swing
2 4 (44.44%) Ajax
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) JSP
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) OOP
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) HP