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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 78 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 19 78 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.55% 7.46% 7.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 9.21% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 18 63 63
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,229
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
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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
1015 847 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.86% 80.98% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 819 663 566
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,500
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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 10 £30,000 - 1
Chelmsford -3 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Colchester -14 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Witham - 1 £37,500 -
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 60 (84.51%) .NET
2 50 (70.42%) C#
3 36 (50.70%) .NET Framework
4 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET
5 30 (42.25%) MVC
5 30 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
7 27 (38.03%) CSS
8 25 (35.21%) Microsoft
9 23 (32.39%) OOP
10 22 (30.99%) HTML
10 22 (30.99%) OOD
11 19 (26.76%) Relational Database
11 19 (26.76%) Java
12 18 (25.35%) Web Services
13 17 (23.94%) XML
13 17 (23.94%) SQL
13 17 (23.94%) Web Application Development
14 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
15 15 (21.13%) Open Source
16 14 (19.72%) VB.NET
16 14 (19.72%) JBoss
16 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
16 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
17 13 (18.31%) WPF
17 13 (18.31%) Web Development
17 13 (18.31%) WinForms
17 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
17 13 (18.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 12 (16.90%) Razor View Engine

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 14 (19.72%) JBoss
2 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
2 10 (14.08%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) CMS
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.23%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) IPv4
1 4 (5.63%) IPv6
1 4 (5.63%) SAN
1 4 (5.63%) Firewall
1 4 (5.63%) NAS
2 2 (2.82%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) Relational Database
2 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.82%) MySQL
6 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.63%) Ant
3 4 (5.63%) Maven
4 3 (4.23%) Cactus
4 3 (4.23%) FitNesse
4 3 (4.23%) Rational Functional Tester
4 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.23%) Rational Rose
4 3 (4.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (4.23%) JMeter
4 3 (4.23%) NUnit
4 3 (4.23%) JUnit
4 3 (4.23%) DbUnit
4 3 (4.23%) JProfiler
4 3 (4.23%) Hudson
4 3 (4.23%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.23%) Redmine
4 3 (4.23%) ArgoUML
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (74.65%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) C# Developer
3 20 (28.17%) .NET Developer
3 20 (28.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Web Developer
5 8 (11.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (9.86%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.04%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (7.04%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Consultant
9 4 (5.63%) Salesforce.com Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (84.51%) .NET
2 36 (50.70%) .NET Framework
3 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET
4 27 (38.03%) CSS
5 22 (30.99%) HTML
6 18 (25.35%) Web Services
7 17 (23.94%) XML
8 13 (18.31%) WinForms
8 13 (18.31%) WPF
8 13 (18.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (16.90%) Razor View Engine
10 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (12.68%) JSON
12 8 (11.27%) LINQ
13 7 (9.86%) jQuery
13 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (7.04%) WCF
14 5 (7.04%) REST
14 5 (7.04%) SOAP
15 4 (5.63%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Open Source
2 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.86%) N-Tier
4 6 (8.45%) Kindle
5 5 (7.04%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.63%) Mainframe
7 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.82%) Social Network
9 1 (1.41%) iPhone
9 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) MVC
1 30 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) OOP
3 22 (30.99%) OOD
4 17 (23.94%) Web Application Development
5 13 (18.31%) Web Development
6 11 (15.49%) Scrum
6 11 (15.49%) E-Commerce
6 11 (15.49%) ITIL
7 10 (14.08%) SEO
7 10 (14.08%) TDD
8 9 (12.68%) SOA
9 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.63%) Manual Testing
10 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.63%) Refactoring
10 4 (5.63%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.63%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (70.42%) C#
2 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
3 19 (26.76%) Java
4 17 (23.94%) SQL
5 14 (19.72%) VB.NET
6 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.45%) VB
8 4 (5.63%) PHP
8 4 (5.63%) Apex Code
8 4 (5.63%) SOQL
9 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.82%) C++
10 2 (2.82%) Python
10 2 (2.82%) Ruby
11 1 (1.41%) C++/CLI
11 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.63%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.63%) VMware
4 3 (4.23%) IBM
4 3 (4.23%) HP
5 2 (2.82%) Adobe
5 2 (2.82%) Tableau
5 2 (2.82%) Facebook
5 2 (2.82%) Twitter
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
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