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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 42 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing OO 129 124 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.14% 5.47% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 7.35% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 108 105 122
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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
1581 1686 2133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 75.21% 74.34% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1303 1777
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 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 March 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 March 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 -3 38 £35,000 -26.31% 4
Watford -9 28 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Welwyn Garden City +7 19 £29,750 -35.67%
Stevenage +24 11 £50,000 - 1
Borehamwood +4 10 £50,000 +23.45% 1
Royston - 6 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £30,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 - -
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 147 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 142 (53.38%) C#
3 139 (52.26%) Java
4 138 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (46.62%) JavaScript
6 122 (45.86%) .NET
7 110 (41.35%) TDD
8 106 (39.85%) HTML
9 104 (39.10%) MVC
10 91 (34.21%) SQL
11 81 (30.45%) ASP.NET
11 81 (30.45%) CSS
12 80 (30.08%) Software Engineering
13 78 (29.32%) Degree
14 77 (28.95%) BDD
15 75 (28.20%) Web Services
16 71 (26.69%) XML
16 71 (26.69%) Linux
17 68 (25.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 62 (23.31%) Git (software)
19 61 (22.93%) WCF
19 61 (22.93%) J2EE
20 58 (21.80%) C++
20 58 (21.80%) Computer Science
21 55 (20.68%) Oracle
21 55 (20.68%) Web Application Development
22 53 (19.92%) UNIX
23 49 (18.42%) RESTful
24 47 (17.67%) E-Commerce
25 46 (17.29%) MySQL

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (12.03%) Node.js
2 24 (9.02%) Tomcat
3 23 (8.65%) WebSphere
4 16 (6.02%) JBoss
5 10 (3.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (3.76%) IIS
6 7 (2.63%) Adobe CQ
6 7 (2.63%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.50%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.50%) Drupal
8 2 (0.75%) nginx
8 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.75%) LiveLink
8 2 (0.75%) Apache
8 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.63%) MS Office
2 5 (1.88%) Mingle
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.75%) ElastiCache
3 2 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.41%) Internet
2 15 (5.64%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.76%) HTTP
3 10 (3.76%) IPv4
4 3 (1.13%) SSH
5 1 (0.38%) HSPA
5 1 (0.38%) LTE
5 1 (0.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 46 (17.29%) MySQL
3 35 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 31 (11.65%) NoSQL
5 21 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (7.14%) DB2
7 15 (5.64%) RDBMS
8 13 (4.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.63%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.88%) Informix
11 5 (1.88%) Neo4j
11 5 (1.88%) RavenDB
12 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.75%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.75%) Redis
13 2 (0.75%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (23.31%) Git (software)
2 43 (16.17%) Eclipse
3 39 (14.66%) Subversion
4 32 (12.03%) JUnit
5 23 (8.65%) Maven
6 18 (6.77%) NUnit
7 12 (4.51%) Jenkins
8 10 (3.76%) SoapUI
8 10 (3.76%) SpecFlow
9 9 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (3.01%) JBehave
10 8 (3.01%) WATIR
10 8 (3.01%) Selenium
10 8 (3.01%) Calabash
10 8 (3.01%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (2.63%) Ant
11 7 (2.63%) Log4j
11 7 (2.63%) Visual Studio
12 6 (2.26%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (12.41%) Games
2 29 (10.90%) Finance
3 18 (6.77%) Banking
4 17 (6.39%) Manufacturing
5 14 (5.26%) Back Office
6 12 (4.51%) Marketing
7 10 (3.76%) Financial Institution
8 9 (3.38%) Retail
9 3 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 232 (87.22%) Developer
2 80 (30.08%) Java Developer
3 68 (25.56%) .NET Developer
4 49 (18.42%) Software Developer
4 49 (18.42%) Senior Developer
5 41 (15.41%) Software Engineer
6 24 (9.02%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (7.89%) Java Software Developer
7 21 (7.89%) Lead Developer
7 21 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
8 19 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
8 19 (7.14%) Applications Developer
9 15 (5.64%) PHP Developer
10 14 (5.26%) C# Developer
11 12 (4.51%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (4.51%) Junior
11 12 (4.51%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 12 (4.51%) Senior Java Software Developer
12 11 (4.14%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (4.14%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (45.86%) .NET
2 106 (39.85%) HTML
3 81 (30.45%) ASP.NET
3 81 (30.45%) CSS
4 75 (28.20%) Web Services
5 71 (26.69%) XML
6 68 (25.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (22.93%) WCF
7 61 (22.93%) J2EE
8 49 (18.42%) RESTful
9 40 (15.04%) jQuery
10 39 (14.66%) JSP
10 39 (14.66%) Spring
11 37 (13.91%) Hibernate
11 37 (13.91%) Ajax
12 35 (13.16%) Struts
13 32 (12.03%) SOAP
14 30 (11.28%) ASP.NET Web API
15 29 (10.90%) XSLT
16 28 (10.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.80%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.77%) Social Media
2 26 (9.77%) BBC
3 18 (6.77%) Algorithms
4 17 (6.39%) Client/Server
5 13 (4.89%) EFT
6 11 (4.14%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.76%) Open Source
8 7 (2.63%) Web 2.0
8 7 (2.63%) iSeries
9 6 (2.26%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.13%) User Experience
12 2 (0.75%) iPad
12 2 (0.75%) Online Games
12 2 (0.75%) Online Gambling
12 2 (0.75%) iPhone
12 2 (0.75%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.38%) Artificial Intelligence
13 1 (0.38%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 71 (26.69%) Linux
2 53 (19.92%) UNIX
3 39 (14.66%) Windows
4 17 (6.39%) HPUX
4 17 (6.39%) Solaris
5 10 (3.76%) AIX
6 9 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.13%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.13%) Android
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.75%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (41.35%) TDD
3 104 (39.10%) MVC
4 80 (30.08%) Software Engineering
5 77 (28.95%) BDD
6 55 (20.68%) Web Application Development
7 47 (17.67%) E-Commerce
8 42 (15.79%) Multithreading
9 41 (15.41%) Domain-Driven Design
10 33 (12.41%) OOP
11 31 (11.65%) CQRS
12 30 (11.28%) Scrum
13 23 (8.65%) OOD
13 23 (8.65%) Content Management
14 21 (7.89%) Web Development
15 20 (7.52%) User Stories
16 18 (6.77%) Test Automation
17 15 (5.64%) Release Management
18 14 (5.26%) SOA
19 13 (4.89%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 142 (53.38%) C#
2 139 (52.26%) Java
3 124 (46.62%) JavaScript
4 91 (34.21%) SQL
5 58 (21.80%) C++
6 46 (17.29%) Ruby
7 36 (13.53%) C
8 34 (12.78%) Python
9 30 (11.28%) PHP
10 23 (8.65%) T-SQL
11 17 (6.39%) XPath
12 7 (2.63%) PowerShell
12 7 (2.63%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.88%) PHP5
14 4 (1.50%) VB
15 3 (1.13%) Delphi
15 3 (1.13%) ABAP
15 3 (1.13%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 78 (29.32%) Degree
2 17 (6.39%) Sun Certification
3 6 (2.26%) PhD
4 2 (0.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.89%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Puppet
1 2 (0.75%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 55 (20.68%) Oracle
2 35 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.77%) Apple
3 26 (9.77%) Sony
3 26 (9.77%) Yahoo!
3 26 (9.77%) Google
3 26 (9.77%) Facebook
4 23 (8.65%) VMware
5 19 (7.14%) DataCash
5 19 (7.14%) Ogone
5 19 (7.14%) Demandware
6 18 (6.77%) hybris
6 18 (6.77%) ATG
7 16 (6.02%) IBM
8 7 (2.63%) Sun
8 7 (2.63%) Interwoven
8 7 (2.63%) OpenLink
9 5 (1.88%) SAP
10 4 (1.50%) Adobe
10 4 (1.50%) Zend
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
StoneShot Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + pension and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
St Albans
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 27 days ago