The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 26 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 15 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.57% 1.60% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.93% 1.96% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 5
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
151 153 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 86.29% 81.38% 78.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130 134 165
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £22,050 £38,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in Colchester

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for OOP.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
1 32 (100.00%) OO
1 32 (100.00%) Swing
1 32 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 32 (100.00%) Degree
1 32 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 31 (96.88%) Ajax
2 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (96.88%) CSS
2 31 (96.88%) HTML
2 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 31 (96.88%) Relational Database
3 29 (90.63%) Oracle
3 29 (90.63%) JBoss
4 28 (87.50%) J2EE
5 27 (84.38%) Software Engineering
6 25 (78.13%) WebSphere
6 25 (78.13%) Open Source
6 25 (78.13%) WebLogic
6 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
6 25 (78.13%) PL/SQL
6 25 (78.13%) Oracle Database
7 22 (68.75%) RDBMS
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Automotive
8 4 (12.50%) MySQL
8 4 (12.50%) Java EE
9 3 (9.38%) Spring
9 3 (9.38%) Apache
9 3 (9.38%) Linux

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (90.63%) JBoss
2 25 (78.13%) WebLogic
2 25 (78.13%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (96.88%) Relational Database
2 25 (78.13%) Oracle Database
2 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
3 22 (68.75%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.50%) MySQL
5 3 (9.38%) Big Data
5 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Ant
1 1 (3.13%) ArgoUML
1 1 (3.13%) Cactus
1 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.13%) DbUnit
1 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
1 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (3.13%) JMeter
1 1 (3.13%) JProfiler
1 1 (3.13%) JUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (3.13%) Rational Rose
1 1 (3.13%) Redmine
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
1 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.13%) The Grinder
General
1 4 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
1 31 (96.88%) Java Developer
2 27 (84.38%) Java Programmer
2 27 (84.38%) Programmer
3 25 (78.13%) Senior Developer
3 25 (78.13%) Senior Java Developer
4 24 (75.00%) Agile Developer
4 24 (75.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 24 (75.00%) J2EE Developer
4 24 (75.00%) J2EE Programmer
4 24 (75.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 24 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
4 24 (75.00%) Senior Agile Developer
4 24 (75.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 24 (75.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 24 (75.00%) Senior Java Programmer
4 24 (75.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 24 (75.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 24 (75.00%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (3.13%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) Swing
2 31 (96.88%) Ajax
2 31 (96.88%) CSS
2 31 (96.88%) HTML
3 28 (87.50%) J2EE
4 4 (12.50%) Java EE
5 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.38%) REST
5 3 (9.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 32 (100.00%) OO
2 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (84.38%) Software Engineering
4 25 (78.13%) Open Source
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Analytics
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
3 25 (78.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) IBM