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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 45 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing OO 101 139 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.65% 6.89% 5.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 8.36% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 90 113 98
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1795 1662 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 82.57% 82.36% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1292 1183
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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
Watford -8 20 £45,000 - 2
St Albans -10 20 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Borehamwood -6 9 £28,500 -43.00%
Hemel Hempstead +7 7 £48,000 +60.00% 1
Hertford -1 4 £46,250 +12.80%
Welwyn Garden City -3 3 £42,500 +37.09%
Kings Langley - 2 £35,000 -
Letchworth - 2 £46,500 -
Tring - 2 £37,500 -
Rickmansworth +8 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Stevenage -8 1 £55,000 +10.00%
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 129 (53.75%) MVC
2 123 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (49.58%) C#
4 117 (48.75%) .NET
5 102 (42.50%) SQL
6 100 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 95 (39.58%) JavaScript
8 90 (37.50%) ASP.NET
9 87 (36.25%) Java
10 79 (32.92%) HTML
11 64 (26.67%) jQuery
12 63 (26.25%) Web Services
13 60 (25.00%) OOP
14 56 (23.33%) Git (software)
15 50 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 46 (19.17%) Spring
16 46 (19.17%) SOAP
17 44 (18.33%) TDD
17 44 (18.33%) REST
18 43 (17.92%) Oracle
18 43 (17.92%) Hibernate
18 43 (17.92%) Finance
19 42 (17.50%) RESTful
20 40 (16.67%) WCF
20 40 (16.67%) Degree
20 40 (16.67%) Scrum
21 39 (16.25%) Node.js
22 38 (15.83%) NoSQL
22 38 (15.83%) UML
23 37 (15.42%) CSS

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 39 (16.25%) Node.js
2 11 (4.58%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.33%) JBoss
4 4 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.25%) Apache
5 3 (1.25%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.83%) CMS
6 2 (0.83%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.42%) MQSeries
Applications
1 17 (7.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) SAP APO
2 3 (1.25%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.25%) Google App Engine
2 3 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.83%) GitHub
3 2 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.42%) HTTP
1 1 (0.42%) Internet
1 1 (0.42%) SSL
1 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 38 (15.83%) NoSQL
3 33 (13.75%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (8.75%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.50%) SAP HANA
7 5 (2.08%) MySQL
7 5 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.25%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.83%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.42%) DTS
10 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 56 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.58%) Visual Studio
3 14 (5.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (4.58%) Maven
5 9 (3.75%) gulp
6 8 (3.33%) Subversion
7 7 (2.92%) Bitbucket
8 6 (2.50%) JUnit
9 4 (1.67%) Ant
9 4 (1.67%) NUnit
10 3 (1.25%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.25%) JIRA
11 2 (0.83%) Gradle
11 2 (0.83%) Grunt
11 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.83%) NCrunch
11 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.42%) FindBugs
12 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
General
1 43 (17.92%) Finance
2 15 (6.25%) Retail
3 13 (5.42%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.50%) Banking
5 6 (2.50%) Electronics
6 3 (1.25%) Games
6 3 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 213 (88.75%) Developer
2 97 (40.42%) .NET Developer
3 58 (24.17%) Java Developer
4 56 (23.33%) C# Developer
5 51 (21.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 38 (15.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (12.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (10.83%) SQL Developer
9 25 (10.42%) Social Media Developer
9 25 (10.42%) Web Developer
10 24 (10.00%) Software Engineer
11 22 (9.17%) Senior Developer
12 20 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
12 20 (8.33%) ABAP Developer
12 20 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 20 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
13 19 (7.92%) Software Developer
14 15 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
15 14 (5.83%) Embedded C++ Engineer
15 14 (5.83%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (48.75%) .NET
2 90 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 79 (32.92%) HTML
4 64 (26.67%) jQuery
5 63 (26.25%) Web Services
6 50 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (19.17%) SOAP
7 46 (19.17%) Spring
8 44 (18.33%) REST
9 43 (17.92%) Hibernate
10 42 (17.50%) RESTful
11 40 (16.67%) WCF
12 37 (15.42%) CSS
13 36 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 36 (15.00%) HTML5
14 32 (13.33%) Java EE
15 31 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 29 (12.08%) JMS
17 28 (11.67%) Ajax
18 23 (9.58%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.42%) BBC
1 25 (10.42%) Social Media
2 24 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.42%) Mathematics
4 12 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.50%) Xbox
6 5 (2.08%) SWIFT
7 4 (1.67%) FMCG
8 3 (1.25%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.83%) Physics
9 2 (0.83%) User Experience
10 1 (0.42%) iPad
10 1 (0.42%) SCADA
10 1 (0.42%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.92%) Linux
2 8 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
2 8 (3.33%) Windows
3 5 (2.08%) Android
4 3 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.25%) Unix
5 2 (0.83%) HPUX
5 2 (0.83%) Solaris
6 1 (0.42%) pSOS
6 1 (0.42%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (53.75%) MVC
2 123 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (25.00%) OOP
4 44 (18.33%) TDD
5 40 (16.67%) Scrum
6 38 (15.83%) UML
7 36 (15.00%) BDD
8 35 (14.58%) OOA/OOD
9 33 (13.75%) Software Engineering
10 32 (13.33%) Web Application Development
11 27 (11.25%) Software Testing
12 21 (8.75%) CRM
13 20 (8.33%) Workflow
14 17 (7.08%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (5.83%) Workflow Development
16 13 (5.42%) Business Analysis
16 13 (5.42%) Embedded Software Development
16 13 (5.42%) Multithreading
17 9 (3.75%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 119 (49.58%) C#
2 102 (42.50%) SQL
3 95 (39.58%) JavaScript
4 87 (36.25%) Java
5 30 (12.50%) Ruby
6 22 (9.17%) ABAP
7 21 (8.75%) T-SQL
8 18 (7.50%) C++
9 15 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 15 (6.25%) VB
10 14 (5.83%) C
10 14 (5.83%) SAPscript
11 13 (5.42%) Embedded C++
12 11 (4.58%) Python
13 9 (3.75%) PHP
14 8 (3.33%) VB6
15 5 (2.08%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.25%) Perl
16 3 (1.25%) Scala
17 2 (0.83%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 40 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) SLA
2 8 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.08%) QA
3 5 (2.08%) SEPA
4 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.42%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Ansible
1 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (17.92%) Oracle
2 37 (15.42%) Microsoft
3 29 (12.08%) IBM
4 28 (11.67%) Google
5 25 (10.42%) Apple
5 25 (10.42%) Facebook
5 25 (10.42%) Sony
5 25 (10.42%) Yahoo!
6 22 (9.17%) SAP
7 7 (2.92%) Intel
8 6 (2.50%) Adobe
9 2 (0.83%) OpenText
9 2 (0.83%) Teradata
10 1 (0.42%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.42%) Atmel
10 1 (0.42%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.42%) QNX
10 1 (0.42%) Twitter
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