The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 27 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing OOP 6 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 5.56% 8.09% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.32% 10.29% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 1
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
OOP
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
82 136 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 75.93% 78.61% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 65 125 117
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £32,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £58,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

OOP
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

OOP Salary Trend in Colchester

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) LAMP
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 6 (54.55%) Laravel
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) JBoss
4 5 (45.45%) Swing
4 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 5 (45.45%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 4 (36.36%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) Ajax
5 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
5 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
5 4 (36.36%) Open Source
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) JBoss
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
3 2 (18.18%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Ant
2 3 (27.27%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Gradle
4 1 (9.09%) DbUnit
4 1 (9.09%) JProfiler
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
4 1 (9.09%) Redmine
4 1 (9.09%) Cactus
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (9.09%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Rational Rose
4 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) ArgoUML
General
1 2 (18.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) PHP Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 3 (27.27%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (27.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (27.27%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) LAMP
1 6 (54.55%) Laravel
2 5 (45.45%) Swing
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) JMS
5 1 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) HP
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