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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 51 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Permanent jobs citing OO 146 91 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.80% 4.09% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.38% 5.20% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 138 59 176
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £64,650
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
1977 1749 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.58% 78.64% 73.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1617 1325 1493
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 11 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 11 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 +22 30 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Watford -12 29 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Stevenage -8 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hertford - 10 £47,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -1 9 £32,500 - 2
Hitchin - 9 £42,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +16 5 £44,000 -12.00%
Borehamwood +1 5 £41,000 +90.69% 1
Berkhamsted - 2 £31,250 -
Potters Bar - 2 £30,500 -
Harpenden +7 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Royston - 1 £27,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £50,000 -
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 172 (54.09%) C#
2 156 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 146 (45.91%) Java
4 144 (45.28%) HTML
5 130 (40.88%) .NET
6 111 (34.91%) CSS
7 110 (34.59%) TDD
8 109 (34.28%) MVC
9 103 (32.39%) ASP.NET
10 101 (31.76%) Software Engineering
11 100 (31.45%) SQL
12 92 (28.93%) Degree
13 90 (28.30%) Web Services
14 80 (25.16%) SQL Server
15 76 (23.90%) Computer Science
16 71 (22.33%) Linux
17 68 (21.38%) jQuery
18 63 (19.81%) ASP.NET MVC
19 62 (19.50%) WCF
19 62 (19.50%) HTML5
20 61 (19.18%) UNIX
21 58 (18.24%) C++
22 57 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 56 (17.61%) Finance
24 54 (16.98%) Web Application Development
25 52 (16.35%) RESTful
26 50 (15.72%) Python
27 48 (15.09%) Multithreading
27 48 (15.09%) BDD
28 47 (14.78%) OOP

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 41 (12.89%) Node.js
2 12 (3.77%) CMS
3 7 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (2.20%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.89%) MQSeries
5 5 (1.57%) IIS
6 4 (1.26%) Apache
6 4 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.26%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (1.26%) GlassFish
7 3 (0.94%) lighttpd
8 2 (0.63%) WordPress
9 1 (0.31%) Drupal
9 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.14%) Magento
2 6 (1.89%) Tridion
3 5 (1.57%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.94%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.40%) SaaS
2 5 (1.57%) PaaS
2 5 (1.57%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.26%) Responsys
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.26%) Internet
2 6 (1.89%) HTTP
3 4 (1.26%) SMS
4 3 (0.94%) FTP
5 1 (0.31%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (25.16%) SQL Server
2 42 (13.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 41 (12.89%) Relational Database
4 34 (10.69%) NoSQL
5 32 (10.06%) MySQL
6 27 (8.49%) RDBMS
7 16 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (4.09%) Informix
9 11 (3.46%) DB2
9 11 (3.46%) MongoDB
10 10 (3.14%) Oracle Database
11 9 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.57%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.26%) BigTable
15 3 (0.94%) SAP HANA
15 3 (0.94%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 45 (14.15%) Git (software)
2 32 (10.06%) Eclipse
3 28 (8.81%) Subversion
4 27 (8.49%) Maven
5 24 (7.55%) NUnit
6 22 (6.92%) Selenium
7 19 (5.97%) JUnit
8 18 (5.66%) Cucumber
9 11 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (2.83%) Ant
11 8 (2.52%) RSpec
12 7 (2.20%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.89%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 6 (1.89%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.89%) Log4j
14 4 (1.26%) NetBeans
14 4 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
15 3 (0.94%) Calabash
15 3 (0.94%) Grunt
15 3 (0.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 56 (17.61%) Finance
2 36 (11.32%) Games
3 25 (7.86%) Marketing
4 19 (5.97%) Banking
5 15 (4.72%) Retail
6 14 (4.40%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.52%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.26%) Automotive
9 2 (0.63%) Legal
9 2 (0.63%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 246 (77.36%) Developer
2 80 (25.16%) .NET Developer
3 63 (19.81%) Java Developer
4 49 (15.41%) Software Engineer
5 46 (14.47%) Web Developer
6 42 (13.21%) Senior Developer
7 33 (10.38%) Software Developer
7 33 (10.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 24 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (6.60%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (5.35%) Java Engineer
10 17 (5.35%) Senior Java Engineer
11 16 (5.03%) PHP Developer
11 16 (5.03%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 16 (5.03%) Programmer
12 14 (4.40%) Senior Web Developer
12 14 (4.40%) Java Programmer
13 13 (4.09%) .NET Web Developer
13 13 (4.09%) C# Developer
14 12 (3.77%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (45.28%) HTML
2 130 (40.88%) .NET
3 111 (34.91%) CSS
4 103 (32.39%) ASP.NET
5 90 (28.30%) Web Services
6 68 (21.38%) jQuery
7 63 (19.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (19.50%) HTML5
8 62 (19.50%) WCF
9 57 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 52 (16.35%) RESTful
11 41 (12.89%) XML
12 38 (11.95%) JSP
13 33 (10.38%) J2EE
14 32 (10.06%) Spring
15 31 (9.75%) Ajax
16 30 (9.43%) CSS3
17 29 (9.12%) Struts
18 28 (8.81%) XHTML
19 25 (7.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 76 (23.90%) Computer Science
2 45 (14.15%) Mobile App
3 26 (8.18%) Social Media
4 21 (6.60%) BBC
5 14 (4.40%) Open Source
6 13 (4.09%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.89%) Kindle
7 6 (1.89%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (1.89%) Web 2.0
8 4 (1.26%) Physics
9 3 (0.94%) W3C
10 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.63%) EFT
10 2 (0.63%) Robotics
11 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.31%) Statistics
11 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (22.33%) Linux
2 61 (19.18%) UNIX
3 40 (12.58%) Windows
4 16 (5.03%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.77%) Android
6 6 (1.89%) HPUX
6 6 (1.89%) Solaris
7 5 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (34.59%) TDD
2 109 (34.28%) MVC
3 101 (31.76%) Software Engineering
4 54 (16.98%) Web Application Development
5 48 (15.09%) BDD
5 48 (15.09%) Multithreading
6 47 (14.78%) OOP
7 32 (10.06%) Scrum
8 27 (8.49%) Web Development
9 25 (7.86%) E-Commerce
9 25 (7.86%) OOD
10 22 (6.92%) Domain-Driven Design
10 22 (6.92%) CQRS
11 19 (5.97%) UML
12 16 (5.03%) Mobile Application Development
13 15 (4.72%) Refactoring
14 14 (4.40%) Software Testing
15 13 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (3.46%) Content Management
16 11 (3.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 172 (54.09%) C#
2 156 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 146 (45.91%) Java
4 100 (31.45%) SQL
5 58 (18.24%) C++
6 50 (15.72%) Python
7 41 (12.89%) C
8 38 (11.95%) PHP
9 36 (11.32%) Ruby
10 16 (5.03%) VC++
11 11 (3.46%) SAPscript
11 11 (3.46%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.46%) ABAP
12 6 (1.89%) Perl
12 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.89%) XPath
13 5 (1.57%) Groovy
14 4 (1.26%) Scala
14 4 (1.26%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 92 (28.93%) Degree
2 4 (1.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.46%) QA
2 6 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (11.01%) Oracle
2 29 (9.12%) Google
3 21 (6.60%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.60%) Facebook
4 20 (6.29%) Yahoo!
4 20 (6.29%) Apple
4 20 (6.29%) Sony
5 18 (5.66%) SAP
6 11 (3.46%) Adobe
7 10 (3.14%) ATG
8 8 (2.52%) Sybase
9 6 (1.89%) IBM
9 6 (1.89%) Interwoven
9 6 (1.89%) Blue Martini
9 6 (1.89%) Elastic Path
10 5 (1.57%) JD Edwards
10 5 (1.57%) JBoss
11 4 (1.26%) hybris
11 4 (1.26%) Demandware
11 4 (1.26%) Zend
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Quant Capital
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Eckoh UK Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 25 days ago