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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 56 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -29
Permanent jobs citing OO 138 78 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.84% 3.93% 7.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 5.21% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 119 67 223
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1854 1496 2391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.39% 75.44% 76.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 1208 1920
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 - 52 £40,000 - 2
Watford -25 14 £55,000 +46.66% 4
Hitchin - 14 £46,250 -
Hertford - 9 £30,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £35,000 -
Stevenage +8 4 £37,500 -21.05%
Hoddesdon - 4 £25,000 -
Royston - 2 £45,000 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 177 (63.67%) C#
2 126 (45.32%) Java
3 113 (40.65%) .NET
4 109 (39.21%) JavaScript
5 104 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (36.33%) HTML
7 99 (35.61%) ASP.NET
7 99 (35.61%) MVC
8 94 (33.81%) SQL Server
9 90 (32.37%) Software Engineering
9 90 (32.37%) Degree
10 85 (30.58%) CSS
11 82 (29.50%) Computer Science
12 79 (28.42%) Linux
13 76 (27.34%) TDD
14 70 (25.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 70 (25.18%) BDD
15 68 (24.46%) UNIX
16 66 (23.74%) WCF
17 64 (23.02%) SQL
18 61 (21.94%) Git (software)
19 60 (21.58%) Web Application Development
20 59 (21.22%) HTML5
21 58 (20.86%) C++
21 58 (20.86%) Python
22 57 (20.50%) NoSQL
23 55 (19.78%) Multithreading
24 54 (19.42%) jQuery
25 52 (18.71%) PHP
26 51 (18.35%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 34 (12.23%) Node.js
2 22 (7.91%) Tomcat
3 18 (6.47%) GlassFish
4 10 (3.60%) MQSeries
5 6 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (2.16%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.16%) Drupal
6 5 (1.80%) CMS
7 4 (1.44%) IIS
7 4 (1.44%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.36%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Mingle
2 3 (1.08%) MS Office
3 2 (0.72%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Tridion
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.24%) SaaS
2 5 (1.80%) PaaS
2 5 (1.80%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.44%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.11%) Internet
2 10 (3.60%) HTTP
3 5 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.80%) Wireless
4 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.36%) DNS
5 1 (0.36%) Intranet
5 1 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (33.81%) SQL Server
2 57 (20.50%) NoSQL
3 47 (16.91%) MySQL
4 35 (12.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (10.79%) Relational Database
6 23 (8.27%) MongoDB
6 23 (8.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (6.47%) Hadoop
7 18 (6.47%) BigTable
8 14 (5.04%) RDBMS
9 13 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.52%) DB2
11 6 (2.16%) RavenDB
11 6 (2.16%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.44%) MS Access
13 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database
14 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 61 (21.94%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.87%) NUnit
3 25 (8.99%) Subversion
4 21 (7.55%) Selenium
4 21 (7.55%) JUnit
5 18 (6.47%) Cucumber
6 15 (5.40%) Jenkins
7 14 (5.04%) SpecFlow
8 12 (4.32%) Visual Studio
9 11 (3.96%) TeamCity
9 11 (3.96%) WATIR
9 11 (3.96%) Calabash
9 11 (3.96%) JBehave
10 10 (3.60%) Log4j
10 10 (3.60%) Ant
10 10 (3.60%) Eclipse
11 9 (3.24%) Maven
12 6 (2.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 6 (2.16%) MSTest
12 6 (2.16%) Moq
General
1 51 (18.35%) Games
2 19 (6.83%) Finance
3 14 (5.04%) Retail
4 11 (3.96%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.24%) Marketing
6 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.72%) Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 231 (83.09%) Developer
2 69 (24.82%) .NET Developer
3 58 (20.86%) Java Developer
3 58 (20.86%) Software Developer
4 48 (17.27%) Software Engineer
5 43 (15.47%) Senior Developer
6 35 (12.59%) PHP Developer
7 34 (12.23%) Web Developer
8 27 (9.71%) Senior Software Engineer
8 27 (9.71%) Java Software Engineer
9 24 (8.63%) Senior Java Developer
9 24 (8.63%) Java Software Developer
10 18 (6.47%) PHP Web Developer
11 15 (5.40%) Junior Developer
11 15 (5.40%) Junior
12 13 (4.68%) C# Developer
12 13 (4.68%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 12 (4.32%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 12 (4.32%) Senior Software Developer
14 11 (3.96%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (40.65%) .NET
2 101 (36.33%) HTML
3 99 (35.61%) ASP.NET
4 85 (30.58%) CSS
5 70 (25.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 66 (23.74%) WCF
7 59 (21.22%) HTML5
8 54 (19.42%) jQuery
9 51 (18.35%) Web Services
10 46 (16.55%) RESTful
11 44 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 43 (15.47%) XML
13 28 (10.07%) Ajax
14 26 (9.35%) J2EE
15 25 (8.99%) CSS3
16 24 (8.63%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (7.91%) JSP
18 21 (7.55%) Servlets
18 21 (7.55%) .NET Framework
19 19 (6.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (29.50%) Computer Science
2 45 (16.19%) Algorithms
3 29 (10.43%) Mobile App
4 24 (8.63%) Social Media
4 24 (8.63%) BBC
5 23 (8.27%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (6.47%) Open Source
7 10 (3.60%) Web 2.0
8 9 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.24%) Kindle
9 7 (2.52%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.44%) Statistics
10 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.08%) iPhone
12 2 (0.72%) W3C
13 1 (0.36%) Replication
13 1 (0.36%) Robotics
13 1 (0.36%) Augmented Reality
13 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 79 (28.42%) Linux
2 68 (24.46%) UNIX
3 31 (11.15%) Windows
4 27 (9.71%) Android
5 26 (9.35%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.60%) HPUX
6 10 (3.60%) Solaris
7 7 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.72%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (35.61%) MVC
3 90 (32.37%) Software Engineering
4 76 (27.34%) TDD
5 70 (25.18%) BDD
6 60 (21.58%) Web Application Development
7 55 (19.78%) Multithreading
8 44 (15.83%) OOP
9 32 (11.51%) CQRS
10 26 (9.35%) Domain-Driven Design
11 25 (8.99%) OO PHP
12 23 (8.27%) E-Commerce
13 19 (6.83%) Web Development
14 15 (5.40%) OOD
15 13 (4.68%) Scrum
15 13 (4.68%) UML
15 13 (4.68%) Software Testing
16 11 (3.96%) Unit Testing
16 11 (3.96%) Test Scripting
16 11 (3.96%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (63.67%) C#
2 126 (45.32%) Java
3 109 (39.21%) JavaScript
4 64 (23.02%) SQL
5 58 (20.86%) C++
5 58 (20.86%) Python
6 52 (18.71%) PHP
7 47 (16.91%) C
8 45 (16.19%) Ruby
9 18 (6.47%) Objective-C
9 18 (6.47%) Scala
10 10 (3.60%) XPath
10 10 (3.60%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.24%) PHP5
12 7 (2.52%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.52%) VB
13 6 (2.16%) Perl
13 6 (2.16%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.80%) Groovy
14 5 (1.80%) VC++
Qualifications
1 90 (32.37%) Degree
2 4 (1.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.24%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) Control-M
2 2 (0.72%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.72%) SCCM
3 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (11.87%) Google
2 24 (8.63%) Apple
2 24 (8.63%) Sony
2 24 (8.63%) Yahoo!
2 24 (8.63%) Facebook
3 21 (7.55%) Oracle
4 15 (5.40%) Microsoft
5 10 (3.60%) Interwoven
5 10 (3.60%) IBM
6 9 (3.24%) Zend
7 7 (2.52%) ATG
8 6 (2.16%) Blue Martini
8 6 (2.16%) Elastic Path
9 4 (1.44%) Guidewire
9 4 (1.44%) Sun
10 2 (0.72%) Dell
10 2 (0.72%) Adobe
10 2 (0.72%) Sybase
10 2 (0.72%) SAP
10 2 (0.72%) BMC
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