The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 68 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 15 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.40% 2.91% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 3.61% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 44
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
OOP
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%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

OOP
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Essex region.

OOP Salary Trend in Essex

OOP
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Essex

OOP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP 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 +8 11 £50,000 +48.14% 1
Chelmsford -7 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Braintree - 2 £40,000 -
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Loughton - 1 £22,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 54 (87.10%) OO
2 36 (58.06%) Java
3 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (46.77%) .NET
4 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
5 27 (43.55%) HTML
5 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
6 26 (41.94%) C#
6 26 (41.94%) CSS
7 25 (40.32%) Oracle
8 22 (35.48%) JBoss
8 22 (35.48%) Ajax
9 21 (33.87%) PL/SQL
9 21 (33.87%) WebLogic
9 21 (33.87%) E-Commerce
9 21 (33.87%) JMS
9 21 (33.87%) Hibernate
9 21 (33.87%) WebSphere
9 21 (33.87%) GlassFish
10 20 (32.26%) J2EE
11 19 (30.65%) Relational Database
12 18 (29.03%) Ant
12 18 (29.03%) Maven
13 17 (27.42%) SQL
13 17 (27.42%) Data Mining
13 17 (27.42%) RDBMS
13 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
13 17 (27.42%) Degree
13 17 (27.42%) Computer Science
13 17 (27.42%) NoSQL

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (33.87%) WebLogic
1 21 (33.87%) WebSphere
1 21 (33.87%) GlassFish
2 3 (4.84%) Node.js
2 3 (4.84%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.61%) Content Management Server
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (4.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Force.com
2 7 (11.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (30.65%) Relational Database
3 17 (27.42%) Data Mining
3 17 (27.42%) RDBMS
3 17 (27.42%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Ant
1 18 (29.03%) Maven
2 17 (27.42%) Gradle
3 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.06%) Subversion
4 3 (4.84%) Grunt
4 3 (4.84%) NUnit
4 3 (4.84%) Mocha
5 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.23%) MSI
6 1 (1.61%) JMeter
6 1 (1.61%) ArgoUML
6 1 (1.61%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.61%) JUnit
6 1 (1.61%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.61%) Moq
6 1 (1.61%) Cactus
6 1 (1.61%) FitNesse
General
1 14 (22.58%) Marketing
2 12 (19.35%) Automotive
3 5 (8.06%) Finance
4 3 (4.84%) Advertising
5 2 (3.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 28 (45.16%) Java Developer
3 17 (27.42%) .NET Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 13 (20.97%) Programmer
5 13 (20.97%) Software Developer
6 10 (16.13%) C# Developer
7 8 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (11.29%) C# Programmer
8 7 (11.29%) Lead Developer
8 7 (11.29%) .NET Programmer
9 6 (9.68%) C++ Developer
10 5 (8.06%) C Developer
10 5 (8.06%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
12 3 (4.84%) Graduate
12 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
12 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (4.84%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) .NET
2 27 (43.55%) HTML
3 26 (41.94%) CSS
4 22 (35.48%) Ajax
5 21 (33.87%) JMS
5 21 (33.87%) Hibernate
6 20 (32.26%) J2EE
7 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET
8 13 (20.97%) Swing
9 9 (14.52%) Visualforce
10 8 (12.90%) XHTML
11 6 (9.68%) STL
12 4 (6.45%) Java EE
12 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (6.45%) jQuery
13 3 (4.84%) PhoneGap
13 3 (4.84%) Backbone.js
13 3 (4.84%) Sass
13 3 (4.84%) WCF
13 3 (4.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) Open Source
2 7 (11.29%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) iPad
3 3 (4.84%) iPhone
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Android
3 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (87.10%) OO
2 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.87%) E-Commerce
4 14 (22.58%) Project Management
5 13 (20.97%) TDD
6 8 (12.90%) MVC
6 8 (12.90%) OOD
7 7 (11.29%) Service Management
8 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.45%) BDD
10 3 (4.84%) Android Development
10 3 (4.84%) CRM
11 2 (3.23%) Scrum
11 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.23%) Web Development
11 2 (3.23%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
12 1 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
3 26 (41.94%) C#
4 21 (33.87%) PL/SQL
5 17 (27.42%) SQL
6 9 (14.52%) C++
6 9 (14.52%) Apex Code
7 7 (11.29%) SOQL
7 7 (11.29%) C
7 7 (11.29%) F#
8 5 (8.06%) PHP
9 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.84%) ActionScript
11 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.61%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Oracle
2 22 (35.48%) JBoss
3 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.13%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.84%) JD Edwards
5 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 3 (4.84%) Adobe
6 1 (1.61%) Dell
Basildon, Essex
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Basildon, Essex
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