The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 54 85 64
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -21
Permanent jobs citing OOP 36 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.82% 1.73% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 1.98% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 41
Median salary £57,500 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
766 1110 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 81.23% 87.47% 78.02%
Number of salaries quoted 599 871 910
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in Essex

OOP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +14 18 £62,500 +38.88%
Basildon - 10 £52,500 - 1
Brentwood +14 2 - - 1
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for OOP.

1 51 (71.83%) OO
2 43 (60.56%) Computer Science
3 40 (56.34%) Degree
3 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (53.52%) Java
5 37 (52.11%) HTML
5 37 (52.11%) CSS
5 37 (52.11%) Relational Database
6 36 (50.70%) JavaScript
7 35 (49.30%) Swing
7 35 (49.30%) Software Engineering
7 35 (49.30%) Ajax
8 34 (47.89%) E-Commerce
9 31 (43.66%) JBoss
9 31 (43.66%) C#
10 30 (42.25%) J2EE
11 29 (40.85%) Oracle
12 26 (36.62%) .NET
13 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
13 25 (35.21%) Oracle Database
14 24 (33.80%) WebLogic
14 24 (33.80%) WebSphere
14 24 (33.80%) Open Source
15 21 (29.58%) PL/SQL
16 19 (26.76%) Dependency Injection
17 18 (25.35%) WCF
17 18 (25.35%) SQL
18 17 (23.94%) T-SQL
18 17 (23.94%) RDBMS
19 16 (22.54%) WPF

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (43.66%) JBoss
2 24 (33.80%) WebLogic
2 24 (33.80%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.63%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (52.11%) Relational Database
2 25 (35.21%) Oracle Database
2 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
3 17 (23.94%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.04%) MySQL
5 4 (5.63%) Big Data
5 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MSTest
1 13 (18.31%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.41%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.41%) git-flow
4 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.41%) JUnit
4 1 (1.41%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Automotive
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (84.51%) Developer
2 34 (47.89%) Java Developer
3 28 (39.44%) Java Programmer
3 28 (39.44%) Programmer
4 25 (35.21%) Senior Developer
5 24 (33.80%) Agile Developer
5 24 (33.80%) Agile Java Developer
5 24 (33.80%) J2EE Developer
5 24 (33.80%) J2EE Programmer
5 24 (33.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 24 (33.80%) Oracle Developer
5 24 (33.80%) Senior Agile Developer
5 24 (33.80%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 24 (33.80%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 24 (33.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (33.80%) Senior Java Programmer
5 24 (33.80%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 24 (33.80%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 24 (33.80%) Senior Programmer
6 16 (22.54%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.11%) CSS
1 37 (52.11%) HTML
2 35 (49.30%) Ajax
2 35 (49.30%) Swing
3 30 (42.25%) J2EE
4 26 (36.62%) .NET
5 18 (25.35%) WCF
6 16 (22.54%) .NET Framework
6 16 (22.54%) WPF
7 15 (21.13%) AngularJS
7 15 (21.13%) Entity Framework
7 15 (21.13%) Web Services
8 13 (18.31%) Silverlight
8 13 (18.31%) Unity DI Container
9 8 (11.27%) Spring
10 6 (8.45%) Hibernate
11 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
11 5 (7.04%) Java EE
12 4 (5.63%) REST
12 4 (5.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (60.56%) Computer Science
2 16 (22.54%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.04%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Biology
5 2 (2.82%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (71.83%) OO
2 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (49.30%) Software Engineering
4 34 (47.89%) E-Commerce
5 24 (33.80%) Open Source
6 19 (26.76%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (22.54%) Unit Testing
8 15 (21.13%) TDD
9 12 (16.90%) Web Development
10 9 (12.68%) Technical Analysis
11 8 (11.27%) MVC
12 6 (8.45%) Project Management
12 6 (8.45%) System Testing
13 5 (7.04%) SOLID
14 4 (5.63%) Analytics
15 3 (4.23%) Bioinformatics
15 3 (4.23%) DNA
15 3 (4.23%) Domain-Driven Design
15 3 (4.23%) Time Management
16 2 (2.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) Java
2 36 (50.70%) JavaScript
3 31 (43.66%) C#
4 21 (29.58%) PL/SQL
5 18 (25.35%) SQL
6 17 (23.94%) T-SQL
7 13 (18.31%) XAML
8 11 (15.49%) C++
9 7 (9.86%) VB.NET
10 4 (5.63%) VB
11 2 (2.82%) PHP
12 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (56.34%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) PhD
3 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
Braintree, Essex
Oscar
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