The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 56 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing OOP 38 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.14% 4.18% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 5.32% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 48
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
851 864 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 70.27% 78.47% 70.91%
Number of salaries quoted 716 719 728
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 £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOP
East of England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - 14 £45,000 - 1
Chelmsford -14 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Loughton - 2 £22,000 -
Witham 0 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Braintree - 1 £40,000 -
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
Harlow - 1 £24,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 61 (82.43%) OO
2 36 (48.65%) HTML
2 36 (48.65%) JavaScript
2 36 (48.65%) .NET
3 35 (47.30%) CSS
4 34 (45.95%) Java
5 33 (44.59%) C#
6 27 (36.49%) E-Commerce
6 27 (36.49%) TDD
7 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
8 25 (33.78%) SQL
9 24 (32.43%) Ajax
10 22 (29.73%) Oracle
11 21 (28.38%) J2EE
12 20 (27.03%) Marketing
13 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (25.68%) JBoss
13 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
14 18 (24.32%) JMS
14 18 (24.32%) WebLogic
14 18 (24.32%) PL/SQL
14 18 (24.32%) Hibernate
14 18 (24.32%) WebSphere
14 18 (24.32%) GlassFish
15 17 (22.97%) Computer Science
15 17 (22.97%) Degree
16 16 (21.62%) Relational Database
17 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
17 15 (20.27%) Maven
17 15 (20.27%) Ant

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (24.32%) WebLogic
1 18 (24.32%) WebSphere
1 18 (24.32%) GlassFish
2 10 (13.51%) Node.js
3 3 (4.05%) CMS
3 3 (4.05%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.70%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (4.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Force.com
2 7 (9.46%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.62%) Relational Database
3 14 (18.92%) Data Mining
4 13 (17.57%) RDBMS
4 13 (17.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Ant
1 15 (20.27%) Maven
2 13 (17.57%) Gradle
3 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
4 9 (12.16%) Grunt
4 9 (12.16%) PhoneGap
4 9 (12.16%) Mocha
5 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.11%) Subversion
6 4 (5.41%) MSTest
6 4 (5.41%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (2.70%) MSI
7 2 (2.70%) NUnit
8 1 (1.35%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.35%) Hudson
8 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.35%) Redmine
8 1 (1.35%) JMeter
8 1 (1.35%) ArgoUML
8 1 (1.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 20 (27.03%) Marketing
2 12 (16.22%) Automotive
3 9 (12.16%) Advertising
4 5 (6.76%) Finance
5 2 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (93.24%) Developer
2 24 (32.43%) Java Developer
3 18 (24.32%) .NET Developer
4 15 (20.27%) Programmer
5 14 (18.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (16.22%) Software Developer
7 11 (14.86%) C# Developer
8 9 (12.16%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (12.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (9.46%) C# Programmer
9 7 (9.46%) .NET Programmer
9 7 (9.46%) Lead Developer
10 6 (8.11%) C++ Developer
11 5 (6.76%) Analyst
11 5 (6.76%) C Developer
11 5 (6.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (6.76%) C++ Software Developer
11 5 (6.76%) User Experience Developer
11 5 (6.76%) UI Developer
11 5 (6.76%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.65%) HTML
1 36 (48.65%) .NET
2 35 (47.30%) CSS
3 24 (32.43%) Ajax
4 21 (28.38%) J2EE
5 18 (24.32%) JMS
5 18 (24.32%) Hibernate
6 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
7 14 (18.92%) Swing
8 11 (14.86%) XHTML
9 10 (13.51%) Visualforce
9 10 (13.51%) Backbone.js
10 9 (12.16%) Sass
10 9 (12.16%) Flash
11 8 (10.81%) WCF
12 7 (9.46%) WPF
12 7 (9.46%) STL
13 5 (6.76%) Web Services
13 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
13 5 (6.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Computer Science
2 13 (17.57%) Mobile App
3 9 (12.16%) iPhone
3 9 (12.16%) iPad
4 8 (10.81%) Open Source
4 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (9.46%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.70%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Android
2 7 (9.46%) Windows
3 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (82.43%) OO
2 27 (36.49%) E-Commerce
2 27 (36.49%) TDD
3 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.27%) Unit Testing
4 15 (20.27%) MVC
5 14 (18.92%) Project Management
6 10 (13.51%) BDD
7 9 (12.16%) OOD
8 7 (9.46%) Service Management
9 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (4.05%) Android Development
11 3 (4.05%) CRM
12 2 (2.70%) Web Development
12 2 (2.70%) Scrum
12 2 (2.70%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.70%) Mobile Application Development
13 1 (1.35%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.65%) JavaScript
2 34 (45.95%) Java
3 33 (44.59%) C#
4 25 (33.78%) SQL
5 18 (24.32%) PL/SQL
6 10 (13.51%) Apex Code
6 10 (13.51%) C++
7 9 (12.16%) ActionScript
8 8 (10.81%) C
9 7 (9.46%) F#
10 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
10 5 (6.76%) PHP
11 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
11 4 (5.41%) XAML
12 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (22.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Oracle
2 19 (25.68%) JBoss
2 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.86%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (12.16%) Adobe
5 3 (4.05%) JD Edwards
5 3 (4.05%) SAP
6 1 (1.35%) MKS
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