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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 62 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +14
Permanent jobs citing OO 38 158 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.12% 11.31% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 14.84% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35 145 65
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1024 1065 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 84.07% 76.23% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 810 882 629
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(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
Southend-on-Sea +11 16 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Colchester -5 6 £45,000 -
Chelmsford -12 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Witham -3 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Brentwood -31 1 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Loughton - 1 £23,000 -
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East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (81.03%) C#
2 46 (79.31%) .NET
3 35 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (58.62%) MVC
5 33 (56.90%) JavaScript
6 31 (53.45%) OOP
7 26 (44.83%) CSS
8 25 (43.10%) Scrum
9 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
9 23 (39.66%) HTML
10 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
11 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
11 21 (36.21%) Degree
11 21 (36.21%) Computer Science
12 20 (34.48%) Finance
13 17 (29.31%) SQL
13 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
14 16 (27.59%) Web Application Development
14 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (25.86%) .NET Framework
16 14 (24.14%) WPF
17 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
19 11 (18.97%) VB.NET
20 10 (17.24%) T-SQL
20 10 (17.24%) XML
20 10 (17.24%) WinForms
20 10 (17.24%) Entity Framework
20 10 (17.24%) Razor View Engine
21 8 (13.79%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (10.34%) WebSphere
1 6 (10.34%) Node.js
2 5 (8.62%) JBoss
3 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.45%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.17%) MySQL
6 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) TeamCity
2 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) Maven
3 3 (5.17%) Ant
4 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.45%) PROIV
4 2 (3.45%) Gradle
5 1 (1.72%) Redmine
5 1 (1.72%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.72%) Hudson
5 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.72%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.72%) ArgoUML
5 1 (1.72%) NUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Cactus
5 1 (1.72%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Rational Rose
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Retail
3 5 (8.62%) Back Office
4 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (89.66%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) C# Developer
3 22 (37.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (32.76%) Software Developer
5 16 (27.59%) C# Software Developer
6 12 (20.69%) .NET Developer
7 8 (13.79%) Web Developer
8 7 (12.07%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (10.34%) VB.NET Developer
10 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
11 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
11 4 (6.90%) Programmer
11 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
11 4 (6.90%) Software Programmer
11 4 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (6.90%) C# Programmer
12 3 (5.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 3 (5.17%) Development Manager
13 2 (3.45%) Consultant
13 2 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (79.31%) .NET
2 26 (44.83%) CSS
3 23 (39.66%) ASP.NET
3 23 (39.66%) HTML
4 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 15 (25.86%) .NET Framework
6 14 (24.14%) WPF
7 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (17.24%) XML
8 10 (17.24%) WinForms
8 10 (17.24%) Entity Framework
8 10 (17.24%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (13.79%) JSON
10 7 (12.07%) LINQ
11 6 (10.34%) jQuery
11 6 (10.34%) Ajax
12 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.62%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (8.62%) Swing
13 4 (6.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Open Source
3 2 (3.45%) Kindle
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.72%) iPhone
4 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (58.62%) MVC
3 31 (53.45%) OOP
4 25 (43.10%) Scrum
5 16 (27.59%) Web Application Development
6 12 (20.69%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.07%) TDD
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.62%) OOD
9 5 (8.62%) SOA
10 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.45%) Project Management
11 2 (3.45%) Time Management
11 2 (3.45%) Mobile Development
12 1 (1.72%) Load Testing
12 1 (1.72%) Data Protection
12 1 (1.72%) Use Case
12 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis
12 1 (1.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (81.03%) C#
2 33 (56.90%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.31%) SQL
4 11 (18.97%) VB.NET
5 10 (17.24%) T-SQL
6 8 (13.79%) Java
7 6 (10.34%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.90%) VB
9 2 (3.45%) C
10 1 (1.72%) SOQL
10 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.72%) Perl
10 1 (1.72%) PHP
10 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Tableau
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
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