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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 75 67 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Permanent jobs citing OOP 27 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.04% 2.81% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.70% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 29
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
1123 1082 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 84.95% 75.88% 74.23%
Number of salaries quoted 908 885 598
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,545 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 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 - 14 £30,000 -
Colchester -3 5 £45,000 - 1
Witham -4 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Loughton - 1 £23,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (80.00%) C#
2 32 (80.00%) .NET
3 31 (77.50%) CSS
4 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
4 29 (72.50%) MVC
5 27 (67.50%) OO
6 24 (60.00%) Degree
7 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
8 21 (52.50%) HTML
9 18 (45.00%) Computer Science
10 17 (42.50%) Finance
11 15 (37.50%) SQL
12 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
13 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
13 13 (32.50%) Scrum
13 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
13 13 (32.50%) Web Application Development
13 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 12 (30.00%) WCF
14 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
15 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
15 11 (27.50%) jQuery
16 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (25.00%) Windows
17 8 (20.00%) TDD
18 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
19 6 (15.00%) Process Management
19 6 (15.00%) Web Services
19 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 5 (12.50%) JBoss
2 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.00%) RavenDB
2 4 (10.00%) Neo4j
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 5 (12.50%) NUnit
4 5 (12.50%) MSTest
5 4 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (7.50%) Ant
6 3 (7.50%) Maven
7 2 (5.00%) Gradle
8 1 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (2.50%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.50%) Hudson
8 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.50%) Redmine
8 1 (2.50%) Cactus
8 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.50%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (2.50%) DbUnit
8 1 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) C# Developer
3 16 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (32.50%) C# Software Developer
4 13 (32.50%) Software Developer
5 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (10.00%) Programmer
6 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.50%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (80.00%) .NET
2 31 (77.50%) CSS
3 21 (52.50%) HTML
4 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (30.00%) WCF
6 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
6 11 (27.50%) jQuery
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (15.00%) Web Services
9 5 (12.50%) Swing
9 5 (12.50%) Silverlight
9 5 (12.50%) Ajax
10 4 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (10.00%) RESTful
10 4 (10.00%) J2EE
11 2 (5.00%) JMS
11 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
11 2 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Photography
4 1 (2.50%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (72.50%) MVC
3 27 (67.50%) OO
4 13 (32.50%) Scrum
4 13 (32.50%) Web Application Development
5 8 (20.00%) TDD
6 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.00%) Process Management
6 6 (15.00%) Workflow
6 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.00%) BDD
8 4 (10.00%) CQRS
9 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.00%) Time Management
10 2 (5.00%) Project Management
11 1 (2.50%) CRM
11 1 (2.50%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) C#
2 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) Java
5 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) XAML
7 1 (2.50%) C
7 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) MCSD
2 4 (10.00%) MCSE
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
Brentwood
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago