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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 28 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.66% 6.90% 10.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 8.13% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 14
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
123 123 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 81.46% 84.83% 69.06%
Number of salaries quoted 112 105 86
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,600 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £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 30 January 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%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Rational Rose
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) ArgoUML
3 2 (40.00%) Cactus
3 2 (40.00%) Swing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) FitNesse

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Rational Rose
2 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (40.00%) JMeter
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) ArgoUML
2 2 (40.00%) Cactus
2 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (40.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (40.00%) DbUnit
2 2 (40.00%) JProfiler
2 2 (40.00%) Hudson
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Redmine
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Swing
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) HP
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago