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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 68 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing OOP 23 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.82% 3.00% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 3.76% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 32
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £35,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
995 932 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.59% 80.00% 72.91%
Number of salaries quoted 747 707 578
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,887
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 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 21 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
(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
Colchester +4 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £40,000 - 1
Chelmsford -3 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Witham - 2 £40,000 -
Braintree - 1 £40,000 -
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
Loughton - 1 £22,500 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 43 (71.67%) OO
2 33 (55.00%) .NET
3 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (48.33%) C#
5 28 (46.67%) Java
6 27 (45.00%) CSS
7 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
7 26 (43.33%) HTML
8 23 (38.33%) Oracle
9 22 (36.67%) JBoss
9 22 (36.67%) Computer Science
10 20 (33.33%) Degree
11 19 (31.67%) Hibernate
11 19 (31.67%) WebSphere
11 19 (31.67%) WebLogic
11 19 (31.67%) PL/SQL
11 19 (31.67%) JMS
11 19 (31.67%) GlassFish
12 18 (30.00%) Ant
12 18 (30.00%) J2EE
12 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET
12 18 (30.00%) Ajax
12 18 (30.00%) Maven
13 17 (28.33%) SQL
13 17 (28.33%) E-Commerce
13 17 (28.33%) Relational Database
14 15 (25.00%) Gradle
14 15 (25.00%) NoSQL
14 15 (25.00%) Data Mining

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 22 (36.67%) JBoss
2 19 (31.67%) WebSphere
2 19 (31.67%) WebLogic
2 19 (31.67%) GlassFish
3 6 (10.00%) Umbraco
3 6 (10.00%) CMS
4 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.67%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Force.com
2 2 (3.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.33%) Relational Database
3 15 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 15 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 15 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Ant
1 18 (30.00%) Maven
2 15 (25.00%) Gradle
3 5 (8.33%) NUnit
3 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.00%) JMeter
5 3 (5.00%) Cactus
5 3 (5.00%) Subversion
5 3 (5.00%) ArgoUML
5 3 (5.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (5.00%) JUnit
5 3 (5.00%) Rational Rose
5 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.00%) DbUnit
5 3 (5.00%) JProfiler
5 3 (5.00%) Hudson
5 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.00%) Redmine
General
1 10 (16.67%) Automotive
2 8 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Electronics
3 2 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (93.33%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (18.33%) Software Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Programmer
8 7 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
9 5 (8.33%) Web Developer
9 5 (8.33%) C# Programmer
10 4 (6.67%) Graduate
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
11 3 (5.00%) QA Tester
11 3 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Tester
12 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.00%) .NET
2 27 (45.00%) CSS
3 26 (43.33%) HTML
4 19 (31.67%) Hibernate
4 19 (31.67%) JMS
5 18 (30.00%) J2EE
5 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (30.00%) Ajax
6 13 (21.67%) Swing
7 11 (18.33%) jQuery
8 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.00%) XHTML
9 6 (10.00%) Java EE
9 6 (10.00%) WCF
10 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.00%) WinForms
11 3 (5.00%) WPF
11 3 (5.00%) Visualforce
12 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.67%) Open Source
3 6 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 5 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.67%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.67%) Photography
7 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Android
3 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) OO
2 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.33%) E-Commerce
4 12 (20.00%) Project Management
5 9 (15.00%) TDD
6 8 (13.33%) MVC
6 8 (13.33%) ITIL
7 7 (11.67%) OOD
8 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.33%) Web Development
10 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.00%) SOA
11 3 (5.00%) Use Case
11 3 (5.00%) Load Testing
11 3 (5.00%) Android Development
11 3 (5.00%) Memory Management
12 2 (3.33%) Web Application Development
12 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (48.33%) C#
3 28 (46.67%) Java
4 19 (31.67%) PL/SQL
5 17 (28.33%) SQL
6 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.33%) C++
6 5 (8.33%) F#
7 4 (6.67%) PHP
8 3 (5.00%) C
8 3 (5.00%) Apex Code
9 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.67%) Delphi
10 1 (1.67%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) Oracle
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.33%) HP
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.67%) Dell
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
IT Executive Ltd
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