The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 59 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 45 112 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.26% 10.35% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 12.35% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 108 78
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1138 907 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.34% 83.83% 75.03%
Number of salaries quoted 908 684 582
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Essex region.

OO Salary Trend in Essex

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Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Essex

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Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harlow - 7 £42,000 - 1
Chelmsford -22 6 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Brentwood -18 4 - -
Southend-on-Sea -13 3 £24,000 -31.42% 1
Colchester -15 2 £40,000 -13.51%
Basildon +2 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Loughton - 1 £22,500 -
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing OO 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 OO.

1 59 (70.24%) .NET
2 45 (53.57%) C#
3 38 (45.24%) ASP.NET
4 36 (42.86%) Java
5 35 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 33 (39.29%) Relational Database
6 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (36.90%) MVC
7 31 (36.90%) JavaScript
8 30 (35.71%) CSS
9 27 (32.14%) OOD
10 26 (30.95%) Web Services
10 26 (30.95%) HTML
10 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
11 24 (28.57%) OOP
11 24 (28.57%) JBoss
12 23 (27.38%) XML
13 22 (26.19%) E-Commerce
13 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
14 19 (22.62%) SQL
14 19 (22.62%) Open Source
15 18 (21.43%) Web Application Development
16 17 (20.24%) Web Development
16 17 (20.24%) Computer Science
17 16 (19.05%) TDD
18 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
19 14 (16.67%) NoSQL
19 14 (16.67%) Degree
19 14 (16.67%) Git (software)
19 14 (16.67%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (28.57%) JBoss
2 11 (13.10%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.10%) IIS
3 10 (11.90%) WebLogic
3 10 (11.90%) WebSphere
3 10 (11.90%) GlassFish
4 7 (8.33%) Node.js
5 4 (4.76%) CMS
6 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.19%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) GitHub
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) SAN
1 5 (5.95%) NAS
2 4 (4.76%) Firewall
2 4 (4.76%) IPv4
2 4 (4.76%) IPv6
3 3 (3.57%) HTTP
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
5 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.29%) Relational Database
2 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 10 (11.90%) Data Mining
4 10 (11.90%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.95%) MySQL
6 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) SQLite
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.48%) Ant
2 13 (15.48%) Maven
3 10 (11.90%) Gradle
4 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.95%) NUnit
6 4 (4.76%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.57%) DbUnit
7 3 (3.57%) JProfiler
7 3 (3.57%) Hudson
7 3 (3.57%) SoapUI
7 3 (3.57%) Redmine
7 3 (3.57%) JMeter
7 3 (3.57%) ArgoUML
7 3 (3.57%) Cactus
7 3 (3.57%) FitNesse
7 3 (3.57%) JUnit
7 3 (3.57%) Rational Rose
8 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
1 8 (9.52%) Retail
2 6 (7.14%) Automotive
3 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (80.95%) Developer
2 21 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 12 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 12 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (13.10%) Web Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.33%) Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Architect
7 7 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (5.95%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Salesforce.com Consultant
10 4 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Consultant
10 4 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (70.24%) .NET
2 38 (45.24%) ASP.NET
3 35 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 30 (35.71%) CSS
5 26 (30.95%) Web Services
5 26 (30.95%) HTML
6 23 (27.38%) XML
7 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (14.29%) WinForms
8 12 (14.29%) JSON
9 11 (13.10%) WPF
9 11 (13.10%) jQuery
9 11 (13.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (13.10%) REST
10 10 (11.90%) Hibernate
10 10 (11.90%) JMS
11 9 (10.71%) LINQ
11 9 (10.71%) WCF
11 9 (10.71%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (9.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Open Source
2 17 (20.24%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.14%) Mainframe
5 5 (5.95%) Kindle
6 4 (4.76%) Social Media
6 4 (4.76%) User Experience
6 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.76%) BBC
7 3 (3.57%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.57%) Life Science
7 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.38%) Social Network
8 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.38%) iPhone
9 1 (1.19%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Android
3 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.90%) MVC
3 27 (32.14%) OOD
4 24 (28.57%) OOP
5 22 (26.19%) E-Commerce
6 18 (21.43%) Web Application Development
7 17 (20.24%) Web Development
8 16 (19.05%) TDD
9 11 (13.10%) SOA
9 11 (13.10%) SEO
9 11 (13.10%) ITIL
10 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.33%) Scrum
11 7 (8.33%) Project Management
11 7 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (7.14%) DevOps
13 5 (5.95%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (5.95%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (53.57%) C#
2 36 (42.86%) Java
3 31 (36.90%) JavaScript
4 19 (22.62%) SQL
5 13 (15.48%) VB.NET
6 10 (11.90%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.90%) PL/SQL
7 8 (9.52%) PHP
8 6 (7.14%) Ruby
9 5 (5.95%) VB
9 5 (5.95%) Python
10 4 (4.76%) C++
10 4 (4.76%) Apex Code
10 4 (4.76%) SOQL
11 2 (2.38%) C++/CLI
12 1 (1.19%) XPath
12 1 (1.19%) XQuery
12 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.76%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (7.14%) Facebook
3 6 (7.14%) Twitter
4 5 (5.95%) VMware
5 4 (4.76%) Yahoo!
5 4 (4.76%) Google
5 4 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.76%) Sony
5 4 (4.76%) Apple
6 2 (2.38%) Adobe
6 2 (2.38%) HP
6 2 (2.38%) Dell
6 2 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.19%) SAP
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