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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 52 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +2
Permanent jobs citing OO 45 87 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.49% 7.47% 7.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 9.31% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 30 84 56
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £50,000 £57,500
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
1018 934 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.91% 80.24% 74.15%
Number of salaries quoted 755 700 555
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £58,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Harlow - 8 £41,750 -
Colchester -3 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Chelmsford -15 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Southend-on-Sea -4 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Brentwood -8 3 £85,000 +100.00% 1
Saffron Walden - 3 - -
Loughton - 1 £22,500 -
Braintree - 1 £40,000 -
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 102 (72.34%) .NET
2 73 (51.77%) C#
3 64 (45.39%) CSS
4 63 (44.68%) ASP.NET
5 62 (43.97%) JavaScript
6 61 (43.26%) HTML
7 58 (41.13%) Java
7 58 (41.13%) SQL Server
8 53 (37.59%) Microsoft
9 50 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (32.62%) Relational Database
11 44 (31.21%) SQL
12 43 (30.50%) MVC
13 42 (29.79%) OOP
14 38 (26.95%) E-Commerce
15 35 (24.82%) Oracle
16 34 (24.11%) Web Services
17 33 (23.40%) JBoss
18 31 (21.99%) TDD
19 30 (21.28%) OOD
20 29 (20.57%) PHP
21 27 (19.15%) .NET Framework
22 25 (17.73%) Ajax
23 24 (17.02%) XML
23 24 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
24 23 (16.31%) Open Source
24 23 (16.31%) Web Application Development
25 22 (15.60%) Marketing
25 22 (15.60%) Web Development
25 22 (15.60%) Computer Science

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 33 (23.40%) JBoss
2 18 (12.77%) IIS
3 16 (11.35%) SharePoint
4 14 (9.93%) WebSphere
4 14 (9.93%) WebLogic
4 14 (9.93%) GlassFish
5 8 (5.67%) Node.js
6 5 (3.55%) CMS
7 4 (2.84%) Umbraco
8 3 (2.13%) Drupal
9 2 (1.42%) Apache
10 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.71%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.71%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (12.06%) Oracle CRM
1 17 (12.06%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.84%) Force.com
2 2 (1.42%) SaaS
2 2 (1.42%) GitHub
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Firewall
2 4 (2.84%) NAS
2 4 (2.84%) SAN
3 3 (2.13%) FTP
3 3 (2.13%) HTTP
3 3 (2.13%) IPv4
3 3 (2.13%) IPv6
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (41.13%) SQL Server
2 46 (32.62%) Relational Database
3 19 (13.48%) NoSQL
4 14 (9.93%) Data Mining
4 14 (9.93%) RDBMS
5 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.96%) MySQL
7 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.71%) SQLite
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (12.06%) Ant
1 17 (12.06%) Maven
2 14 (9.93%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.93%) Gradle
3 6 (4.26%) Subversion
3 6 (4.26%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (3.55%) NUnit
4 5 (3.55%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.84%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.13%) ArgoUML
6 3 (2.13%) Cactus
6 3 (2.13%) FitNesse
6 3 (2.13%) Rational Rose
6 3 (2.13%) JUnit
6 3 (2.13%) JMeter
6 3 (2.13%) DbUnit
6 3 (2.13%) JProfiler
6 3 (2.13%) Hudson
6 3 (2.13%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.13%) Redmine
General
1 22 (15.60%) Marketing
2 16 (11.35%) Finance
3 13 (9.22%) Automotive
4 4 (2.84%) Electronics
5 3 (2.13%) Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (80.85%) Developer
2 36 (25.53%) .NET Developer
2 36 (25.53%) C# Developer
3 29 (20.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 24 (17.02%) Java Developer
5 18 (12.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (12.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (11.35%) Software Developer
8 13 (9.22%) Senior Developer
9 11 (7.80%) Applications Developer
9 11 (7.80%) Web Developer
9 11 (7.80%) .NET Applications Developer
10 10 (7.09%) C# Application Developer
11 8 (5.67%) Front-End Developer
11 8 (5.67%) Programmer
12 7 (4.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 6 (4.26%) PHP Developer
13 6 (4.26%) Analyst
14 5 (3.55%) Architect
14 5 (3.55%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (72.34%) .NET
2 64 (45.39%) CSS
3 63 (44.68%) ASP.NET
4 61 (43.26%) HTML
5 34 (24.11%) Web Services
6 27 (19.15%) .NET Framework
7 25 (17.73%) Ajax
8 24 (17.02%) XML
8 24 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (12.77%) SOAP
9 18 (12.77%) jQuery
10 14 (9.93%) WCF
10 14 (9.93%) Hibernate
10 14 (9.93%) JMS
11 13 (9.22%) J2EE
12 12 (8.51%) Swing
13 10 (7.09%) WPF
13 10 (7.09%) REST
13 10 (7.09%) CSS3
13 10 (7.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.31%) Open Source
2 22 (15.60%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.38%) User Experience
4 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.26%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.55%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (3.55%) Social Media
5 5 (3.55%) BBC
5 5 (3.55%) Telematics
5 5 (3.55%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.84%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.84%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.13%) AS400
7 3 (2.13%) Life Science
7 3 (2.13%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.42%) Social Network
8 2 (1.42%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.42%) iPhone
8 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.48%) Apple iOS
2 16 (11.35%) Windows
3 10 (7.09%) Linux
4 5 (3.55%) Android
5 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.71%) CentOS
6 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.71%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.50%) MVC
3 42 (29.79%) OOP
4 38 (26.95%) E-Commerce
5 31 (21.99%) TDD
6 30 (21.28%) OOD
7 23 (16.31%) Web Application Development
8 22 (15.60%) Web Development
9 20 (14.18%) CRM
10 18 (12.77%) Unit Testing
11 15 (10.64%) SEO
12 12 (8.51%) Project Management
12 12 (8.51%) ITIL
13 8 (5.67%) SOA
14 7 (4.96%) OOA/OOD
14 7 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (4.26%) Waterfall
15 6 (4.26%) BDD
15 6 (4.26%) DevOps
15 6 (4.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (51.77%) C#
2 62 (43.97%) JavaScript
3 58 (41.13%) Java
4 44 (31.21%) SQL
5 29 (20.57%) PHP
6 16 (11.35%) VB.NET
7 15 (10.64%) PL/SQL
8 13 (9.22%) T-SQL
9 10 (7.09%) C++
10 6 (4.26%) VB
11 5 (3.55%) F#
11 5 (3.55%) Ruby
12 4 (2.84%) VBScript
12 4 (2.84%) Python
13 3 (2.13%) C
13 3 (2.13%) Apex Code
14 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.42%) C++/CLI
14 2 (1.42%) Perl
14 2 (1.42%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (13.48%) Degree
2 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 53 (37.59%) Microsoft
2 35 (24.82%) Oracle
3 17 (12.06%) SAP
3 17 (12.06%) JD Edwards
4 7 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.96%) Facebook
4 7 (4.96%) Twitter
5 5 (3.55%) Apple
5 5 (3.55%) Sony
5 5 (3.55%) Yahoo!
5 5 (3.55%) Google
6 4 (2.84%) VMware
7 3 (2.13%) Zend
7 3 (2.13%) HP
7 3 (2.13%) IBM
7 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.42%) Dell
8 2 (1.42%) Adobe
9 1 (0.71%) Cognos
9 1 (0.71%) Sybase
Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago