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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 26 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 3 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.81% 14.86% 8.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 18.44% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 14
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 £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
135 141 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 81.33% 80.57% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 124 122 100
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 18 December 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
1 13 (92.86%) Ant
1 13 (92.86%) OOP
1 13 (92.86%) JBoss
1 13 (92.86%) Maven
2 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) JMS
2 10 (71.43%) Data Mining
2 10 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 10 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) PL/SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (71.43%) GlassFish
2 10 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 10 (71.43%) Gradle
2 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Swing
4 7 (50.00%) J2EE
4 7 (50.00%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) Java EE
6 5 (35.71%) Ajax
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) Automotive
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript

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Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) JBoss
2 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 10 (71.43%) GlassFish
2 10 (71.43%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 10 (71.43%) Data Mining
1 10 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 10 (71.43%) NoSQL
1 10 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Ant
1 13 (92.86%) Maven
2 10 (71.43%) Gradle
3 3 (21.43%) JMeter
3 3 (21.43%) NUnit
3 3 (21.43%) ArgoUML
3 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
3 3 (21.43%) DbUnit
3 3 (21.43%) JProfiler
3 3 (21.43%) Hudson
3 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 3 (21.43%) Redmine
3 3 (21.43%) Cactus
3 3 (21.43%) FitNesse
3 3 (21.43%) JUnit
3 3 (21.43%) Rational Rose
4 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (14.29%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (7.14%) TestNG
General
1 5 (35.71%) Automotive
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (21.43%) QA Tester
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Software Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) JMS
1 10 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 8 (57.14%) Swing
3 7 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (42.86%) Java EE
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) OOP
2 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Use Case
5 3 (21.43%) Load Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) HP