The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 36 50 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Permanent jobs citing OO 139 95 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.58% 4.49% 8.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 5.80% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 131 65 186
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1970 1637 1959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.08% 77.29% 73.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1234 1571
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OO
East of England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 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
St Albans +24 32 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Watford -20 26 £33,250 -1.48% 3
Hitchin - 12 £42,500 - 1
Hertford - 10 £47,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -10 9 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Welwyn Garden City +11 5 £44,000 -12.00%
Stevenage -12 5 £52,000 +15.55%
Borehamwood +3 2 £38,500 +79.06% 2
Berkhamsted - 2 £31,250 -
Potters Bar - 2 £30,500 -
Royston - 1 £27,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 190 (56.89%) C#
2 162 (48.50%) JavaScript
3 153 (45.81%) Java
4 150 (44.91%) HTML
5 139 (41.62%) .NET
6 118 (35.33%) CSS
7 116 (34.73%) MVC
8 114 (34.13%) ASP.NET
9 109 (32.63%) TDD
10 107 (32.04%) Software Engineering
11 100 (29.94%) Degree
12 99 (29.64%) SQL
13 89 (26.65%) Web Services
14 85 (25.45%) SQL Server
15 84 (25.15%) Computer Science
16 74 (22.16%) Linux
16 74 (22.16%) jQuery
17 71 (21.26%) HTML5
18 69 (20.66%) WCF
19 67 (20.06%) ASP.NET MVC
20 65 (19.46%) UNIX
21 64 (19.16%) C++
22 60 (17.96%) Web Application Development
22 60 (17.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 56 (16.77%) Python
24 54 (16.17%) Multithreading
24 54 (16.17%) RESTful
25 53 (15.87%) BDD
25 53 (15.87%) OOP
25 53 (15.87%) Finance

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 40 (11.98%) Node.js
2 12 (3.59%) CMS
3 8 (2.40%) GlassFish
3 8 (2.40%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (2.10%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.80%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.50%) IIS
7 4 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.60%) Drupal
8 2 (0.60%) Apache
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.30%) SAS
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.30%) WordPress
9 1 (0.30%) lighttpd
Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (2.69%) Magento
2 6 (1.80%) Tridion
3 3 (0.90%) SAP APO
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.89%) SaaS
2 5 (1.50%) PaaS
2 5 (1.50%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.20%) Responsys
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (11.68%) Internet
2 6 (1.80%) HTTP
3 4 (1.20%) SMS
4 3 (0.90%) FTP
5 1 (0.30%) DNS
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 46 (13.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 40 (11.98%) NoSQL
3 40 (11.98%) Relational Database
4 36 (10.78%) MySQL
5 25 (7.49%) RDBMS
6 16 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (4.49%) MongoDB
8 13 (3.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (3.59%) Oracle Database
10 11 (3.29%) DB2
10 11 (3.29%) Informix
11 9 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (2.69%) Hadoop
12 8 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (2.40%) BigTable
13 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.90%) MS Access
14 3 (0.90%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 49 (14.67%) Git (software)
2 30 (8.98%) Eclipse
3 28 (8.38%) NUnit
3 28 (8.38%) Subversion
4 25 (7.49%) Maven
5 23 (6.89%) Selenium
6 21 (6.29%) JUnit
7 18 (5.39%) Cucumber
8 11 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.69%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.40%) RSpec
11 7 (2.10%) Ant
12 6 (1.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 6 (1.80%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.80%) Log4j
12 6 (1.80%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.50%) Calabash
13 5 (1.50%) JBehave
13 5 (1.50%) WATIR
14 4 (1.20%) NetBeans
General
1 53 (15.87%) Finance
2 42 (12.57%) Games
3 21 (6.29%) Marketing
4 17 (5.09%) Banking
5 16 (4.79%) Retail
6 12 (3.59%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.20%) Automotive
9 2 (0.60%) Legal
9 2 (0.60%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 262 (78.44%) Developer
2 84 (25.15%) .NET Developer
3 62 (18.56%) Java Developer
4 53 (15.87%) Software Engineer
5 48 (14.37%) Web Developer
6 42 (12.57%) Senior Developer
7 38 (11.38%) Software Developer
8 35 (10.48%) Java Software Engineer
9 27 (8.08%) Senior Software Engineer
10 22 (6.59%) PHP Developer
10 22 (6.59%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (5.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 17 (5.09%) Java Engineer
11 17 (5.09%) Senior Java Engineer
12 16 (4.79%) C# Developer
12 16 (4.79%) Programmer
13 13 (3.89%) Java Programmer
14 12 (3.59%) .NET Web Developer
14 12 (3.59%) Senior Web Developer
15 11 (3.29%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (44.91%) HTML
2 139 (41.62%) .NET
3 118 (35.33%) CSS
4 114 (34.13%) ASP.NET
5 89 (26.65%) Web Services
6 74 (22.16%) jQuery
7 71 (21.26%) HTML5
8 69 (20.66%) WCF
9 67 (20.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 60 (17.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 54 (16.17%) RESTful
12 46 (13.77%) XML
13 36 (10.78%) JSP
14 33 (9.88%) J2EE
15 32 (9.58%) Ajax
16 31 (9.28%) CSS3
17 29 (8.68%) Spring
18 27 (8.08%) XHTML
18 27 (8.08%) Struts
19 26 (7.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 84 (25.15%) Computer Science
2 47 (14.07%) Mobile App
3 27 (8.08%) Social Media
4 23 (6.89%) BBC
5 14 (4.19%) Open Source
6 13 (3.89%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.99%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (2.40%) Kindle
9 6 (1.80%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.20%) Physics
11 3 (0.90%) W3C
12 2 (0.60%) EFT
12 2 (0.60%) Robotics
13 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.30%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.30%) Statistics
13 1 (0.30%) Replication
13 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 74 (22.16%) Linux
2 65 (19.46%) UNIX
3 41 (12.28%) Windows
4 20 (5.99%) Apple iOS
5 18 (5.39%) Android
6 7 (2.10%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (1.80%) HPUX
7 6 (1.80%) Solaris
8 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (34.73%) MVC
2 109 (32.63%) TDD
3 107 (32.04%) Software Engineering
4 60 (17.96%) Web Application Development
5 54 (16.17%) Multithreading
6 53 (15.87%) BDD
6 53 (15.87%) OOP
7 32 (9.58%) Scrum
8 27 (8.08%) Web Development
9 25 (7.49%) OOD
10 24 (7.19%) E-Commerce
10 24 (7.19%) Domain-Driven Design
10 24 (7.19%) CQRS
11 20 (5.99%) UML
12 18 (5.39%) Mobile Application Development
13 14 (4.19%) Refactoring
13 14 (4.19%) Software Testing
14 13 (3.89%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (3.29%) Content Management
15 11 (3.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 190 (56.89%) C#
2 162 (48.50%) JavaScript
3 153 (45.81%) Java
4 99 (29.64%) SQL
5 64 (19.16%) C++
6 56 (16.77%) Python
7 47 (14.07%) C
8 45 (13.47%) PHP
9 40 (11.98%) Ruby
10 16 (4.79%) VC++
11 12 (3.59%) T-SQL
12 11 (3.29%) ABAP
12 11 (3.29%) SAPscript
13 8 (2.40%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.40%) Scala
14 6 (1.80%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.80%) XPath
14 6 (1.80%) Perl
15 5 (1.50%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 100 (29.94%) Degree
2 4 (1.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.99%) QA
2 8 (2.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (9.88%) Oracle
2 30 (8.98%) Google
3 23 (6.89%) Facebook
4 22 (6.59%) Apple
4 22 (6.59%) Sony
4 22 (6.59%) Yahoo!
5 21 (6.29%) Microsoft
6 16 (4.79%) SAP
7 11 (3.29%) Adobe
8 10 (2.99%) ATG
9 8 (2.40%) Sybase
10 6 (1.80%) Blue Martini
10 6 (1.80%) IBM
10 6 (1.80%) Interwoven
10 6 (1.80%) Elastic Path
11 5 (1.50%) Zend
11 5 (1.50%) JBoss
12 4 (1.20%) hybris
12 4 (1.20%) Demandware
12 4 (1.20%) CyberSource
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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