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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 57 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOP 32 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.72% 4.04% 4.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 5.10% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 50
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
821 902 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 69.81% 79.19% 70.57%
Number of salaries quoted 679 734 721
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 £27,616
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £62,500
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +12 14 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Chelmsford -13 5 £40,000 -
Braintree - 2 £40,000 -
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Loughton - 2 £22,000 -
Harlow - 1 £24,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 60 (83.33%) OO
2 36 (50.00%) Java
3 34 (47.22%) .NET
4 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 33 (45.83%) HTML
5 32 (44.44%) CSS
6 31 (43.06%) C#
7 27 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 27 (37.50%) E-Commerce
8 24 (33.33%) Oracle
9 23 (31.94%) SQL
9 23 (31.94%) TDD
9 23 (31.94%) Ajax
10 22 (30.56%) J2EE
11 21 (29.17%) JBoss
12 20 (27.78%) PL/SQL
12 20 (27.78%) WebLogic
12 20 (27.78%) JMS
12 20 (27.78%) WebSphere
12 20 (27.78%) GlassFish
12 20 (27.78%) Hibernate
13 19 (26.39%) Marketing
14 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
14 18 (25.00%) Degree
14 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 17 (23.61%) Ant
15 17 (23.61%) Maven
15 17 (23.61%) Relational Database
16 16 (22.22%) Data Mining

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 20 (27.78%) WebLogic
1 20 (27.78%) WebSphere
1 20 (27.78%) GlassFish
2 8 (11.11%) Node.js
3 3 (4.17%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.78%) CMS
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.78%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Force.com
2 7 (9.72%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.61%) Relational Database
3 16 (22.22%) Data Mining
4 15 (20.83%) RDBMS
4 15 (20.83%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Ant
1 17 (23.61%) Maven
2 15 (20.83%) Gradle
3 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.11%) PhoneGap
4 8 (11.11%) Grunt
4 8 (11.11%) Mocha
5 6 (8.33%) Subversion
5 6 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.17%) MSTest
6 3 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (2.78%) NUnit
7 2 (2.78%) MSI
8 1 (1.39%) JMeter
8 1 (1.39%) Rational Rose
8 1 (1.39%) JUnit
8 1 (1.39%) ArgoUML
8 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.39%) Cactus
8 1 (1.39%) Redmine
General
1 19 (26.39%) Marketing
2 12 (16.67%) Automotive
3 8 (11.11%) Advertising
4 6 (8.33%) Finance
5 2 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (93.06%) Developer
2 26 (36.11%) Java Developer
3 18 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 16 (22.22%) Programmer
5 14 (19.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 13 (18.06%) Software Developer
7 11 (15.28%) C# Developer
8 9 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
10 7 (9.72%) C# Programmer
10 7 (9.72%) Lead Developer
10 7 (9.72%) .NET Programmer
11 6 (8.33%) C++ Developer
12 5 (6.94%) C++ Software Developer
12 5 (6.94%) C Developer
12 5 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (6.94%) UI Programmer
12 5 (6.94%) User Experience Developer
12 5 (6.94%) UI Developer
13 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.22%) .NET
2 33 (45.83%) HTML
3 32 (44.44%) CSS
4 23 (31.94%) Ajax
5 22 (30.56%) J2EE
6 20 (27.78%) JMS
6 20 (27.78%) Hibernate
7 14 (19.44%) Swing
7 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET
8 10 (13.89%) Visualforce
9 9 (12.50%) XHTML
10 8 (11.11%) Flash
10 8 (11.11%) Backbone.js
10 8 (11.11%) Sass
11 7 (9.72%) STL
11 7 (9.72%) WCF
12 6 (8.33%) WPF
13 4 (5.56%) jQuery
13 4 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 8 (11.11%) iPhone
3 8 (11.11%) iPad
3 8 (11.11%) Open Source
4 7 (9.72%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Android
2 7 (9.72%) Windows
3 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (83.33%) OO
2 27 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 23 (31.94%) TDD
4 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (20.83%) Project Management
6 13 (18.06%) MVC
7 12 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 9 (12.50%) BDD
8 9 (12.50%) OOD
9 7 (9.72%) Service Management
10 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
12 3 (4.17%) CRM
12 3 (4.17%) Android Development
12 3 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
13 2 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
13 2 (2.78%) Web Application Development
13 2 (2.78%) Web Development
14 1 (1.39%) OOA/OOD
14 1 (1.39%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) Java
2 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 31 (43.06%) C#
4 23 (31.94%) SQL
5 20 (27.78%) PL/SQL
6 10 (13.89%) C++
6 10 (13.89%) Apex Code
7 8 (11.11%) C
7 8 (11.11%) ActionScript
8 7 (9.72%) F#
9 5 (6.94%) PHP
10 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.17%) XAML
12 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Oracle
2 21 (29.17%) JBoss
3 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.28%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (11.11%) Adobe
6 3 (4.17%) JD Edwards
6 3 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (1.39%) MKS
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 24 days ago