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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 54 78 19
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -59
Permanent jobs citing OO 47 24 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.98% 1.92% 9.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 2.26% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 83
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1032 1063 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.46% 84.97% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 774 866 638
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 0 18 £62,500 +56.25%
Brentwood +9 7 £27,500 -
Harlow - 4 £50,000 -
Chelmsford +10 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Southend-on-Sea +4 1 £65,000 +128.07%
Basildon -14 1 £45,000 +12.50%
OO
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 67 (59.82%) Java
2 62 (55.36%) SQL Server
2 62 (55.36%) Software Engineering
3 60 (53.57%) JBoss
3 60 (53.57%) Swing
4 56 (50.00%) OOP
4 56 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (45.54%) JavaScript
6 47 (41.96%) HTML
6 47 (41.96%) Computer Science
7 46 (41.07%) CSS
8 42 (37.50%) Web Services
8 42 (37.50%) Degree
9 39 (34.82%) Relational Database
9 39 (34.82%) E-Commerce
10 38 (33.93%) Ajax
11 33 (29.46%) TDD
11 33 (29.46%) Hibernate
12 32 (28.57%) Spring
13 31 (27.68%) J2EE
14 30 (26.79%) .NET
14 30 (26.79%) Oracle
14 30 (26.79%) JUnit
14 30 (26.79%) Maven
15 29 (25.89%) JMS
15 29 (25.89%) SOA
15 29 (25.89%) Java EE
16 28 (25.00%) Apache Flex
16 28 (25.00%) GWT
16 28 (25.00%) TeamCity

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 60 (53.57%) JBoss
2 27 (24.11%) WebLogic
2 27 (24.11%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.14%) GlassFish
3 8 (7.14%) IIS
4 4 (3.57%) CMS
5 1 (0.89%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (55.36%) SQL Server
2 39 (34.82%) Relational Database
3 27 (24.11%) RDBMS
4 20 (17.86%) Oracle Database
5 12 (10.71%) MySQL
6 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (26.79%) JUnit
1 30 (26.79%) Maven
2 28 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.79%) Ant
4 2 (1.79%) Selenium
4 2 (1.79%) Xcode
5 1 (0.89%) ArgoUML
5 1 (0.89%) Cactus
5 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.89%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.89%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.89%) JIRA
5 1 (0.89%) JMeter
5 1 (0.89%) NUnit
5 1 (0.89%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.89%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (10.71%) Automotive
2 9 (8.04%) Finance
3 1 (0.89%) Advertising
3 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.89%) Law
3 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 110 (98.21%) Developer
2 53 (47.32%) Java Developer
3 34 (30.36%) Senior Developer
4 27 (24.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (17.86%) Agile Developer
5 20 (17.86%) Programmer
6 19 (16.96%) Agile Java Developer
6 19 (16.96%) C# Developer
6 19 (16.96%) J2EE Developer
6 19 (16.96%) J2EE Programmer
6 19 (16.96%) Java Programmer
6 19 (16.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 19 (16.96%) Oracle Developer
6 19 (16.96%) Senior Agile Developer
6 19 (16.96%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 19 (16.96%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 19 (16.96%) Senior Java Programmer
6 19 (16.96%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 19 (16.96%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 19 (16.96%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (53.57%) Swing
2 47 (41.96%) HTML
3 46 (41.07%) CSS
4 42 (37.50%) Web Services
5 38 (33.93%) Ajax
6 33 (29.46%) Hibernate
7 32 (28.57%) Spring
8 31 (27.68%) J2EE
9 30 (26.79%) .NET
10 29 (25.89%) Java EE
10 29 (25.89%) JMS
11 28 (25.00%) Apache Flex
11 28 (25.00%) GWT
12 14 (12.50%) jQuery
13 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET
13 9 (8.04%) HTML5
14 8 (7.14%) CSS3
15 5 (4.46%) AngularJS
15 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (4.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (41.96%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.68%) Biology
2 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.79%) RIA
3 2 (1.79%) User Experience
4 1 (0.89%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (0.89%) iPad
4 1 (0.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (5.36%) Linux
3 4 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.68%) Unix
5 2 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (55.36%) Software Engineering
2 56 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (50.00%) OOP
3 39 (34.82%) E-Commerce
4 33 (29.46%) TDD
5 29 (25.89%) SOA
6 28 (25.00%) Loose Coupling
6 28 (25.00%) UML
7 27 (24.11%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (17.86%) Open Source
9 13 (11.61%) Project Management
10 9 (8.04%) Front End Development
10 9 (8.04%) MVC
11 7 (6.25%) OOD
12 5 (4.46%) Migration
12 5 (4.46%) SDLC
13 4 (3.57%) Time Management
14 3 (2.68%) BDD
14 3 (2.68%) Bioinformatics
14 3 (2.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (59.82%) Java
2 51 (45.54%) JavaScript
3 28 (25.00%) C#
3 28 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 21 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 16 (14.29%) SQL
6 14 (12.50%) C
7 10 (8.93%) C++
8 7 (6.25%) PHP
9 4 (3.57%) VB
10 2 (1.79%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (37.50%) Degree
2 27 (24.11%) SC Cleared
2 27 (24.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (26.79%) Oracle
2 28 (25.00%) Google
3 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.89%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.89%) HP
5 1 (0.89%) IBM
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