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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs citing OO 39 57 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.64% 5.18% 7.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 6.43% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 57 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 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
798 886 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 74.51% 80.47% 72.35%
Number of salaries quoted 609 692 633
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 £72,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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 17 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 17 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
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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 11 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Brentwood +3 5 £85,000 +94.28%
Chelmsford -5 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Wickford - 5 £35,000 -
Saffron Walden - 3 - -
Braintree - 2 £40,000 -
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Harlow - 1 £39,500 -
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 143 (75.66%) .NET
2 113 (59.79%) Java
3 92 (48.68%) SQL
4 81 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 78 (41.27%) Oracle
6 74 (39.15%) SQL Server
7 72 (38.10%) PHP
8 70 (37.04%) C#
9 69 (36.51%) Marketing
10 67 (35.45%) CSS
10 67 (35.45%) CRM
11 63 (33.33%) HTML
12 61 (32.28%) Apple iOS
13 60 (31.75%) Magento
14 59 (31.22%) SAP
14 59 (31.22%) JD Edwards
14 59 (31.22%) Oracle CRM
15 57 (30.16%) JavaScript
15 57 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
16 54 (28.57%) ASP.NET
16 54 (28.57%) OOP
17 45 (23.81%) Microsoft
17 45 (23.81%) MVC
18 40 (21.16%) Relational Database
19 38 (20.11%) Finance
20 36 (19.05%) TDD
21 31 (16.40%) Ajax
22 26 (13.76%) Web Services
22 26 (13.76%) Linux
23 25 (13.23%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 17 (8.99%) WebLogic
1 17 (8.99%) GlassFish
1 17 (8.99%) WebSphere
2 11 (5.82%) Node.js
3 8 (4.23%) IIS
4 6 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.65%) Drupal
6 2 (1.06%) Apache
6 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.53%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.53%) Mule
7 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 60 (31.75%) Magento
2 59 (31.22%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (5.29%) Force.com
3 2 (1.06%) SaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.76%) SAN
2 8 (4.23%) Firewall
3 6 (3.17%) NAS
4 4 (2.12%) FTP
5 3 (1.59%) HTTP
5 3 (1.59%) DNS
6 2 (1.06%) LDAP
7 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (39.15%) SQL Server
2 40 (21.16%) Relational Database
3 22 (11.64%) NoSQL
4 20 (10.58%) RDBMS
5 17 (8.99%) Data Mining
6 12 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.17%) MySQL
8 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.59%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.59%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.53%) SQLite
10 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (9.52%) Ant
1 18 (9.52%) Maven
2 17 (8.99%) Gradle
3 16 (8.47%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.23%) Subversion
4 8 (4.23%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.59%) NUnit
6 3 (1.59%) Mocha
6 3 (1.59%) Grunt
7 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.06%) MSI
7 2 (1.06%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.53%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.53%) ArgoUML
8 1 (0.53%) Cactus
8 1 (0.53%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.53%) TestNG
8 1 (0.53%) JMeter
8 1 (0.53%) Rational Rose
General
1 69 (36.51%) Marketing
2 38 (20.11%) Finance
3 18 (9.52%) Automotive
4 4 (2.12%) Electronics
5 3 (1.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 127 (67.20%) Developer
2 40 (21.16%) Java Developer
3 37 (19.58%) .NET Developer
4 31 (16.40%) C# Developer
5 24 (12.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (11.64%) Software Developer
7 15 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (6.88%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.88%) Programmer
9 12 (6.35%) Applications Developer
9 12 (6.35%) Front-End Developer
10 11 (5.82%) .NET Applications Developer
11 10 (5.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (5.29%) C# Application Developer
11 10 (5.29%) Analyst
12 8 (4.23%) Test Manager
12 8 (4.23%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.23%) Architect
12 8 (4.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (75.66%) .NET
2 67 (35.45%) CSS
3 63 (33.33%) HTML
4 54 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 31 (16.40%) Ajax
6 26 (13.76%) Web Services
7 25 (13.23%) XML
8 20 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (10.05%) SOAP
10 18 (9.52%) jQuery
11 17 (8.99%) JMS
11 17 (8.99%) Hibernate
12 16 (8.47%) J2EE
13 14 (7.41%) WCF
14 13 (6.88%) Swing
15 11 (5.82%) CSS3
15 11 (5.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (5.29%) STL
17 9 (4.76%) .NET Framework
17 9 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.05%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.88%) User Experience
3 11 (5.82%) Open Source
4 9 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (2.65%) Social Media
7 5 (2.65%) Telematics
7 5 (2.65%) BBC
8 4 (2.12%) AS400
8 4 (2.12%) iPhone
9 3 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.59%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.59%) Life Science
9 3 (1.59%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.59%) iPad
10 2 (1.06%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 61 (32.28%) Apple iOS
2 26 (13.76%) Linux
3 23 (12.17%) Windows
4 8 (4.23%) Android
5 5 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Fedora
8 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 67 (35.45%) CRM
3 57 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (28.57%) OOP
5 45 (23.81%) MVC
6 36 (19.05%) TDD
7 25 (13.23%) OOD
8 21 (11.11%) Project Management
9 15 (7.94%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.88%) Web Application Development
11 11 (5.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.29%) Software Engineering
12 10 (5.29%) Service Delivery
13 9 (4.76%) Web Development
13 9 (4.76%) BDD
14 8 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (3.70%) Service Management
16 6 (3.17%) Migration
16 6 (3.17%) Test Automation
17 5 (2.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 113 (59.79%) Java
2 92 (48.68%) SQL
3 72 (38.10%) PHP
4 70 (37.04%) C#
5 57 (30.16%) JavaScript
6 18 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 16 (8.47%) C++
8 14 (7.41%) T-SQL
9 13 (6.88%) VB.NET
10 9 (4.76%) Apex Code
11 8 (4.23%) Bash Shell
11 8 (4.23%) Shell Script
11 8 (4.23%) AWK
11 8 (4.23%) Korn
11 8 (4.23%) Perl
12 7 (3.70%) VB
12 7 (3.70%) SOQL
12 7 (3.70%) F#
13 6 (3.17%) Ruby
13 6 (3.17%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (10.05%) Degree
2 5 (2.65%) MCDBA
2 5 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.23%) Red Hat Satellite
1 8 (4.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (41.27%) Oracle
2 59 (31.22%) SAP
2 59 (31.22%) JD Edwards
3 45 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 25 (13.23%) JBoss
5 18 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (5.29%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.17%) VMware
7 6 (3.17%) Google
7 6 (3.17%) Twitter
8 5 (2.65%) Facebook
8 5 (2.65%) Yahoo!
8 5 (2.65%) Sony
8 5 (2.65%) Apple
9 4 (2.12%) HP
10 3 (1.59%) Adobe
10 3 (1.59%) Citrix
10 3 (1.59%) Zend
11 2 (1.06%) Splunk
11 2 (1.06%) IBM
Essex
TVT Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago