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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 35 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.21% 4.97% 7.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 6.06% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 9
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +18.75%
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
131 132 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 79.39% 81.99% 70.40%
Number of salaries quoted 120 116 78
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £37,000 £21,925
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Colchester

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (60.00%) Cactus
2 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (60.00%) JProfiler
2 3 (60.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) Redmine
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Swing
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Rational Rose
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) HP

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (80.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Rational Rose
2 3 (60.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter
2 3 (60.00%) NUnit
2 3 (60.00%) ArgoUML
2 3 (60.00%) Cactus
2 3 (60.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (60.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (60.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (60.00%) JProfiler
2 3 (60.00%) Hudson
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) Redmine
3 1 (20.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) Swing
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) HP
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago