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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 24 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 18 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.38% 2.25% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.04% 2.70% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 7
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
163 148 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 84.90% 83.15% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 142 125 175
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
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 25 May 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in Colchester

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 (96.97%) HTML
1 32 (96.97%) Java
1 32 (96.97%) CSS
1 32 (96.97%) OO
1 32 (96.97%) Swing
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (93.94%) Ajax
2 31 (93.94%) Degree
2 31 (93.94%) Computer Science
2 31 (93.94%) E-Commerce
2 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
2 31 (93.94%) Relational Database
3 28 (84.85%) Oracle
3 28 (84.85%) JBoss
4 27 (81.82%) Software Engineering
4 27 (81.82%) J2EE
5 24 (72.73%) WebLogic
5 24 (72.73%) Open Source
5 24 (72.73%) WebSphere
5 24 (72.73%) Oracle Database
6 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
7 22 (66.67%) PL/SQL
8 18 (54.55%) RDBMS
9 5 (15.15%) Java EE
10 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (12.12%) MVC
10 4 (12.12%) MySQL
10 4 (12.12%) Apache
10 4 (12.12%) Linux
10 4 (12.12%) REST

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 28 (84.85%) JBoss
2 24 (72.73%) WebLogic
2 24 (72.73%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.12%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) Relational Database
2 24 (72.73%) Oracle Database
3 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
4 18 (54.55%) RDBMS
5 4 (12.12%) Big Data
5 4 (12.12%) MySQL
5 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) JUnit
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 31 (93.94%) Java Developer
3 28 (84.85%) Java Programmer
3 28 (84.85%) Programmer
4 24 (72.73%) Agile Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Agile Java Developer
4 24 (72.73%) J2EE Developer
4 24 (72.73%) J2EE Programmer
4 24 (72.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Oracle Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Senior Agile Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Senior Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Senior Java Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Senior Java Programmer
4 24 (72.73%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 24 (72.73%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) CSS
1 32 (96.97%) HTML
1 32 (96.97%) Swing
2 31 (93.94%) Ajax
3 27 (81.82%) J2EE
4 5 (15.15%) Java EE
5 4 (12.12%) REST
6 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 3 (9.09%) Spring
7 1 (3.03%) .NET
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.03%) WCF
7 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (93.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (96.97%) OO
2 31 (93.94%) E-Commerce
3 27 (81.82%) Software Engineering
4 24 (72.73%) Open Source
5 4 (12.12%) Analytics
5 4 (12.12%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) BDD
7 1 (3.03%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) Java
2 31 (93.94%) JavaScript
3 22 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (93.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (84.85%) Oracle