The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 45 27 52
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs citing OO 129 192 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.68% 7.75% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 10.33% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 107 174 94
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,200 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1677 1858 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.78% 74.98% 79.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1337 1459 1709
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OO
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

OO Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

OO
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

OO
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
(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
St Albans -4 45 £37,500 -21.05% 10
Watford -24 24 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Welwyn Garden City -1 15 £29,500 -36.21%
Stevenage +4 10 £50,000 -
Borehamwood +2 10 £50,000 +21.95%
Royston - 7 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -23 3 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Letchworth - 1 £45,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 - -
Welwyn - 1 £50,000 -
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 149 (54.78%) SQL Server
2 140 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (50.37%) C#
4 132 (48.53%) Java
5 130 (47.79%) JavaScript
6 128 (47.06%) .NET
7 120 (44.12%) TDD
8 114 (41.91%) MVC
9 107 (39.34%) HTML
10 96 (35.29%) SQL
11 86 (31.62%) ASP.NET
12 82 (30.15%) CSS
13 76 (27.94%) Degree
13 76 (27.94%) BDD
14 73 (26.84%) Web Services
15 72 (26.47%) XML
16 71 (26.10%) Software Engineering
16 71 (26.10%) ASP.NET MVC
17 67 (24.63%) Git (software)
18 64 (23.53%) Linux
19 61 (22.43%) WCF
20 59 (21.69%) J2EE
21 55 (20.22%) C++
21 55 (20.22%) Web Application Development
22 52 (19.12%) Oracle
23 51 (18.75%) Computer Science
24 47 (17.28%) UNIX
25 46 (16.91%) Windows
25 46 (16.91%) Eclipse
25 46 (16.91%) Spring

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 32 (11.76%) Node.js
2 27 (9.93%) Tomcat
3 25 (9.19%) WebSphere
4 21 (7.72%) JBoss
5 10 (3.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (3.68%) IIS
6 6 (2.21%) MQSeries
6 6 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.84%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.47%) Drupal
9 2 (0.74%) nginx
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.74%) Apache
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.74%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.37%) CMS
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (2.94%) MS Office
2 3 (1.10%) Mingle
3 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.74%) GitHub
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.76%) Internet
2 17 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.68%) IPv4
4 8 (2.94%) HTTP
5 2 (0.74%) SSH
6 1 (0.37%) HSPA
6 1 (0.37%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (54.78%) SQL Server
2 41 (15.07%) MySQL
3 34 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 31 (11.40%) NoSQL
5 19 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (5.88%) DB2
7 15 (5.51%) RDBMS
7 15 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (4.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (3.68%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.84%) Informix
11 3 (1.10%) RavenDB
11 3 (1.10%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.74%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.74%) Redis
12 2 (0.74%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.37%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 67 (24.63%) Git (software)
2 46 (16.91%) Eclipse
3 44 (16.18%) Subversion
4 30 (11.03%) JUnit
5 22 (8.09%) Maven
6 14 (5.15%) NUnit
7 10 (3.68%) SoapUI
7 10 (3.68%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (2.94%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.57%) TeamCity
10 7 (2.57%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (2.21%) WATIR
11 6 (2.21%) Selenium
11 6 (2.21%) Ant
11 6 (2.21%) Log4j
11 6 (2.21%) Xcode
11 6 (2.21%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.21%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.21%) JBehave
General
1 32 (11.76%) Games
2 29 (10.66%) Finance
3 18 (6.62%) Banking
4 16 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 14 (5.15%) Back Office
6 12 (4.41%) Marketing
7 10 (3.68%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.57%) Retail
9 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 242 (88.97%) Developer
2 80 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 74 (27.21%) .NET Developer
4 48 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 44 (16.18%) Software Developer
6 37 (13.60%) Software Engineer
7 23 (8.46%) Lead Developer
8 21 (7.72%) C# Developer
8 21 (7.72%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
11 15 (5.51%) PHP Developer
11 15 (5.51%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.51%) Applications Developer
12 14 (5.15%) Java Software Engineer
12 14 (5.15%) Java Software Developer
13 13 (4.78%) Front-End Developer
14 12 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
16 10 (3.68%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (47.06%) .NET
2 107 (39.34%) HTML
3 86 (31.62%) ASP.NET
4 82 (30.15%) CSS
5 73 (26.84%) Web Services
6 72 (26.47%) XML
7 71 (26.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 61 (22.43%) WCF
9 59 (21.69%) J2EE
10 46 (16.91%) Spring
11 45 (16.54%) RESTful
12 43 (15.81%) Ajax
12 43 (15.81%) Hibernate
13 39 (14.34%) jQuery
14 38 (13.97%) Struts
15 33 (12.13%) JSP
16 32 (11.76%) XSLT
17 31 (11.40%) SOAP
18 30 (11.03%) HTML5
18 30 (11.03%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 51 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.56%) Social Media
2 26 (9.56%) BBC
3 17 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 13 (4.78%) EFT
4 13 (4.78%) Algorithms
5 12 (4.41%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.94%) iSeries
6 8 (2.94%) Open Source
7 7 (2.57%) User Experience
8 6 (2.21%) iPad
8 6 (2.21%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.21%) iPhone
8 6 (2.21%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.21%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.74%) Online Games
10 2 (0.74%) Online Gambling
11 1 (0.37%) Statistics
11 1 (0.37%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 64 (23.53%) Linux
2 47 (17.28%) UNIX
3 46 (16.91%) Windows
4 16 (5.88%) HPUX
4 16 (5.88%) Solaris
5 11 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.68%) AIX
7 8 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.94%) Android
8 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.74%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (44.12%) TDD
3 114 (41.91%) MVC
4 76 (27.94%) BDD
5 71 (26.10%) Software Engineering
6 55 (20.22%) Web Application Development
7 46 (16.91%) Multithreading
8 45 (16.54%) E-Commerce
9 41 (15.07%) Domain-Driven Design
10 34 (12.50%) OOP
11 33 (12.13%) Scrum
12 29 (10.66%) CQRS
13 24 (8.82%) OOD
14 20 (7.35%) User Stories
15 19 (6.99%) Content Management
16 17 (6.25%) Web Development
17 16 (5.88%) Test Automation
18 14 (5.15%) SOA
19 13 (4.78%) Business Development
19 13 (4.78%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (50.37%) C#
2 132 (48.53%) Java
3 130 (47.79%) JavaScript
4 96 (35.29%) SQL
5 55 (20.22%) C++
6 44 (16.18%) Ruby
7 32 (11.76%) C
8 31 (11.40%) Python
9 29 (10.66%) PHP
10 27 (9.93%) T-SQL
11 16 (5.88%) XPath
12 7 (2.57%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.57%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.84%) PHP5
13 5 (1.84%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.47%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.47%) VB
15 3 (1.10%) ABAP
16 2 (0.74%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.74%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 76 (27.94%) Degree
2 16 (5.88%) Sun Certification
3 7 (2.57%) PhD
4 2 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.78%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.74%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (8.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.41%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Puppet
1 2 (0.74%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (19.12%) Oracle
2 37 (13.60%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.66%) Google
3 29 (10.66%) Facebook
4 26 (9.56%) Yahoo!
4 26 (9.56%) Apple
4 26 (9.56%) Sony
5 23 (8.46%) VMware
6 16 (5.88%) IBM
6 16 (5.88%) Demandware
6 16 (5.88%) DataCash
6 16 (5.88%) Ogone
7 15 (5.51%) hybris
7 15 (5.51%) ATG
8 8 (2.94%) OpenLink
9 6 (2.21%) Sun
9 6 (2.21%) Interwoven
10 5 (1.84%) SAP
11 4 (1.47%) Adobe
12 3 (1.10%) Zend
Hemel Hempstead
iKonnect
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Albans
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire County Council
Salary: From £29,558 to £31,846 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire County Council
Salary: From £29,558 to £31,846 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Green Access PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago