The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 9 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 13.79% 2.94% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.39% 4.76% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Average salary £46,250 £41,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.80% -21.90%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 79.31% 61.76% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 25
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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Salary Trend in Hertford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Hertford region.

OO Salary Trend in Hertford

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing OO 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 OO.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 4 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL