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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 72 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing OOP 24 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.01% 2.93% 4.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 4.02% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 46
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
948 870 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 79.40% 72.80% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 698 725 742
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £20,000 -
Colchester -5 7 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Witham - 3 £37,500 -
Chelmsford -12 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Brentwood - 1 £40,000 - 1
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (83.67%) OO
2 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (75.51%) JavaScript
4 35 (71.43%) CSS
4 35 (71.43%) MVC
5 33 (67.35%) C#
6 32 (65.31%) HTML
7 31 (63.27%) .NET
8 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
9 25 (51.02%) Degree
9 25 (51.02%) Computer Science
9 25 (51.02%) SDLC
10 24 (48.98%) Finance
11 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
11 20 (40.82%) Scrum
11 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
11 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (28.57%) Web Application Development
13 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
13 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
14 11 (22.45%) PHP
14 11 (22.45%) SQL
14 11 (22.45%) TDD
15 10 (20.41%) MySQL
16 9 (18.37%) BDD
17 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
17 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
17 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
17 8 (16.33%) Laravel
18 6 (12.24%) Linux

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (10.20%) JBoss
2 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.08%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.08%) WordPress
3 2 (4.08%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) Mingle
3 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) MySQL
3 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.16%) RavenDB
3 4 (8.16%) Neo4j
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.20%) NUnit
3 5 (10.20%) TeamCity
4 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.16%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (8.16%) MSTest
5 3 (6.12%) Maven
5 3 (6.12%) Ant
6 2 (4.08%) Gradle
7 1 (2.04%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.04%) JUnit
7 1 (2.04%) ArgoUML
7 1 (2.04%) Rational Rose
7 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.04%) JMeter
7 1 (2.04%) Cactus
7 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.04%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (2.04%) JProfiler
General
1 24 (48.98%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (91.84%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 16 (32.65%) C# Developer
3 16 (32.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Graduate
6 7 (14.29%) PHP Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Graduate Software Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
8 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (8.16%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (8.16%) Programmer
9 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Development Manager
10 3 (6.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (6.12%) AWS Developer
10 3 (6.12%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 2 (4.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (71.43%) CSS
2 32 (65.31%) HTML
3 31 (63.27%) .NET
4 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.33%) Laravel
7 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (12.24%) Ajax
7 6 (12.24%) jQuery
8 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
8 5 (10.20%) WCF
8 5 (10.20%) Swing
8 5 (10.20%) LAMP
9 4 (8.16%) J2EE
9 4 (8.16%) Web Services
9 4 (8.16%) Silverlight
9 4 (8.16%) RESTful
9 4 (8.16%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Copywriting
2 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.04%) Photography
2 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) CentOS
2 4 (8.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) OO
2 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (71.43%) MVC
4 25 (51.02%) SDLC
5 20 (40.82%) Scrum
6 14 (28.57%) Web Application Development
7 11 (22.45%) TDD
8 9 (18.37%) BDD
9 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.16%) Open Source
10 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.16%) CQRS
11 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
12 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (4.08%) Time Management
12 2 (4.08%) Project Management
13 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
13 1 (2.04%) Web Development
13 1 (2.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) JavaScript
2 33 (67.35%) C#
3 11 (22.45%) PHP
3 11 (22.45%) SQL
4 6 (12.24%) Java
5 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) MCSD
2 4 (8.16%) MCSE
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) EPiServer
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