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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 27 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.26% 7.18% 7.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 8.67% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
132 150 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 83.02% 82.87% 68.21%
Number of salaries quoted 123 128 97
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Ant
1 13 (100.00%) OO
1 13 (100.00%) JBoss
1 13 (100.00%) Maven
2 10 (76.92%) PL/SQL
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) WebLogic
2 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
2 10 (76.92%) JMS
2 10 (76.92%) Data Mining
2 10 (76.92%) RDBMS
2 10 (76.92%) Hibernate
2 10 (76.92%) WebSphere
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (76.92%) GlassFish
2 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
2 10 (76.92%) Gradle
2 10 (76.92%) Relational Database
3 8 (61.54%) Swing
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) J2EE
4 7 (53.85%) Project Management
5 6 (46.15%) Java EE
6 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) Automotive

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) JBoss
2 10 (76.92%) WebSphere
2 10 (76.92%) GlassFish
2 10 (76.92%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 10 (76.92%) Data Mining
1 10 (76.92%) RDBMS
1 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
1 10 (76.92%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Ant
1 13 (100.00%) Maven
2 10 (76.92%) Gradle
3 3 (23.08%) JMeter
3 3 (23.08%) NUnit
3 3 (23.08%) ArgoUML
3 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
3 3 (23.08%) DbUnit
3 3 (23.08%) JProfiler
3 3 (23.08%) Hudson
3 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
3 3 (23.08%) Redmine
3 3 (23.08%) Cactus
3 3 (23.08%) FitNesse
3 3 (23.08%) JUnit
3 3 (23.08%) Rational Rose
4 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (15.38%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (7.69%) TestNG
General
1 5 (38.46%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
1 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (23.08%) QA Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) JMS
1 10 (76.92%) Hibernate
2 8 (61.54%) Swing
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
4 6 (46.15%) Java EE
5 5 (38.46%) Ajax
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) OO
2 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Use Case
5 3 (23.08%) Load Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) PL/SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) HP
Colchester, Essex
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago