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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 42 40 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing OO 42 57 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.83% 5.22% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 6.55% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31 56 71
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
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
777 870 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 70.89% 79.74% 70.80%
Number of salaries quoted 604 696 644
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Colchester -1 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Brentwood +8 6 £68,750 +52.77%
Chelmsford -4 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Wickford - 5 £35,000 -
Saffron Walden - 3 - - 3
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Billericay - 2 £40,000 -
Braintree - 2 £40,000 -
Harlow - 1 £24,000 - 1
OO
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 155 (76.35%) .NET
2 123 (60.59%) Java
3 104 (51.23%) SQL
4 93 (45.81%) E-Commerce
5 88 (43.35%) Oracle
6 83 (40.89%) PHP
7 80 (39.41%) Marketing
8 78 (38.42%) CRM
9 75 (36.95%) SQL Server
10 71 (34.98%) C#
10 71 (34.98%) Magento
10 71 (34.98%) Apple iOS
11 69 (33.99%) SAP
11 69 (33.99%) JD Edwards
11 69 (33.99%) Oracle CRM
12 68 (33.50%) CSS
13 65 (32.02%) HTML
14 57 (28.08%) JavaScript
14 57 (28.08%) OOP
15 55 (27.09%) ASP.NET
16 47 (23.15%) Microsoft
17 45 (22.17%) MVC
18 41 (20.20%) Finance
19 40 (19.70%) TDD
20 39 (19.21%) Relational Database
21 33 (16.26%) Ajax
22 32 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
23 28 (13.79%) Linux
24 27 (13.30%) Windows
24 27 (13.30%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (8.87%) WebLogic
2 17 (8.37%) GlassFish
2 17 (8.37%) WebSphere
3 13 (6.40%) Node.js
4 7 (3.45%) IIS
5 6 (2.96%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.46%) Drupal
7 3 (1.48%) Apache
7 3 (1.48%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.99%) Content Management Server
8 2 (0.99%) CMS
8 2 (0.99%) WordPress
8 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.49%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.49%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (4.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 71 (34.98%) Magento
2 69 (33.99%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.91%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (4.93%) Force.com
3 2 (0.99%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.91%) SAN
2 9 (4.43%) Firewall
3 6 (2.96%) NAS
4 5 (2.46%) FTP
4 5 (2.46%) DNS
5 3 (1.48%) HTTP
6 2 (0.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (36.95%) SQL Server
2 39 (19.21%) Relational Database
3 21 (10.34%) NoSQL
4 20 (9.85%) RDBMS
5 17 (8.37%) Data Mining
6 13 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.94%) MySQL
8 5 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.97%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.49%) SQLite
11 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (8.87%) Ant
1 18 (8.87%) Maven
2 17 (8.37%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.88%) Gradle
4 8 (3.94%) Subversion
4 8 (3.94%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (1.97%) Grunt
6 4 (1.97%) Mocha
7 3 (1.48%) NUnit
8 2 (0.99%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.99%) MSI
8 2 (0.99%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.49%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.49%) ArgoUML
9 1 (0.49%) Cactus
9 1 (0.49%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.49%) TestNG
9 1 (0.49%) JMeter
9 1 (0.49%) Rational Rose
General
1 80 (39.41%) Marketing
2 41 (20.20%) Finance
3 17 (8.37%) Automotive
4 4 (1.97%) Advertising
4 4 (1.97%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 129 (63.55%) Developer
2 39 (19.21%) Java Developer
3 38 (18.72%) .NET Developer
4 32 (15.76%) C# Developer
5 25 (12.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (10.84%) Software Developer
7 16 (7.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (7.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (7.39%) Programmer
9 13 (6.40%) Analyst
9 13 (6.40%) Applications Developer
10 12 (5.91%) Senior Developer
10 12 (5.91%) Front-End Developer
11 11 (5.42%) .NET Applications Developer
12 10 (4.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 10 (4.93%) C# Application Developer
13 9 (4.43%) Linux Administrator
13 9 (4.43%) Test Manager
13 9 (4.43%) Administrator
14 8 (3.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (76.35%) .NET
2 68 (33.50%) CSS
3 65 (32.02%) HTML
4 55 (27.09%) ASP.NET
5 33 (16.26%) Ajax
6 27 (13.30%) XML
7 26 (12.81%) Web Services
8 21 (10.34%) SOAP
9 20 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (8.87%) jQuery
10 18 (8.87%) J2EE
11 17 (8.37%) JMS
11 17 (8.37%) Hibernate
12 14 (6.90%) Swing
12 14 (6.90%) WCF
13 10 (4.93%) HTML5
13 10 (4.93%) CSS3
13 10 (4.93%) STL
14 9 (4.43%) XHTML
14 9 (4.43%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.85%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.42%) Open Source
2 11 (5.42%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (2.96%) iPhone
6 5 (2.46%) Telematics
6 5 (2.46%) Social Media
6 5 (2.46%) iPad
6 5 (2.46%) BBC
7 4 (1.97%) AS400
8 3 (1.48%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.48%) Life Science
8 3 (1.48%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.99%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.49%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 71 (34.98%) Apple iOS
2 28 (13.79%) Linux
3 27 (13.30%) Windows
4 10 (4.93%) Android
5 7 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.49%) UNIX
8 1 (0.49%) Fedora
8 1 (0.49%) CentOS
8 1 (0.49%) AIX
8 1 (0.49%) HPUX
8 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (45.81%) E-Commerce
2 78 (38.42%) CRM
3 57 (28.08%) OOP
4 45 (22.17%) MVC
5 40 (19.70%) TDD
6 32 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (12.81%) OOD
8 23 (11.33%) Project Management
9 19 (9.36%) Unit Testing
10 12 (5.91%) Web Application Development
10 12 (5.91%) Service Delivery
11 11 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.42%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.93%) BDD
13 9 (4.43%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (3.94%) Web Development
15 7 (3.45%) Service Management
15 7 (3.45%) Test Automation
16 6 (2.96%) Capacity Planning
16 6 (2.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 123 (60.59%) Java
2 104 (51.23%) SQL
3 83 (40.89%) PHP
4 71 (34.98%) C#
5 57 (28.08%) JavaScript
6 18 (8.87%) PL/SQL
7 17 (8.37%) C++
8 15 (7.39%) T-SQL
9 14 (6.90%) VB.NET
10 10 (4.93%) Shell Script
11 9 (4.43%) AWK
11 9 (4.43%) Korn
11 9 (4.43%) Apex Code
11 9 (4.43%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.43%) Perl
12 7 (3.45%) VBScript
12 7 (3.45%) VB
12 7 (3.45%) C
12 7 (3.45%) F#
12 7 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (9.85%) Degree
2 5 (2.46%) MCDBA
2 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (4.43%) Red Hat Satellite
1 9 (4.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (43.35%) Oracle
2 69 (33.99%) SAP
2 69 (33.99%) JD Edwards
3 47 (23.15%) Microsoft
4 25 (12.32%) JBoss
5 20 (9.85%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (5.42%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.45%) Google
8 6 (2.96%) VMware
8 6 (2.96%) HP
9 5 (2.46%) Apple
9 5 (2.46%) Citrix
9 5 (2.46%) Sony
9 5 (2.46%) Yahoo!
9 5 (2.46%) Facebook
10 4 (1.97%) Twitter
10 4 (1.97%) Adobe
11 3 (1.48%) Zend
12 2 (0.99%) Splunk
12 2 (0.99%) IBM
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