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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 38 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 131 102 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.61% 4.81% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.56% 6.35% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 107 87 117
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,229
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
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
1531 1607 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.21% 75.77% 78.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1219 1700
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 £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 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 6 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 +6 36 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Watford +2 34 £45,000 +12.50%
Welwyn Garden City +14 23 £30,500 -34.05%
Borehamwood +9 10 £50,000 +23.45% 1
Stevenage +27 7 £50,000 - 3
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £30,000 -
Royston - 3 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £46,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 - - 1
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 149 (56.23%) C#
2 147 (55.47%) Java
3 143 (53.96%) SQL Server
4 137 (51.70%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (44.53%) JavaScript
6 109 (41.13%) .NET
7 108 (40.75%) HTML
8 101 (38.11%) TDD
9 100 (37.74%) MVC
10 90 (33.96%) SQL
11 89 (33.58%) Degree
12 87 (32.83%) Software Engineering
13 82 (30.94%) CSS
13 82 (30.94%) Linux
14 80 (30.19%) Web Services
15 76 (28.68%) BDD
16 75 (28.30%) XML
16 75 (28.30%) ASP.NET
17 68 (25.66%) Computer Science
18 64 (24.15%) UNIX
18 64 (24.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 60 (22.64%) WCF
19 60 (22.64%) Git (software)
20 59 (22.26%) Oracle
20 59 (22.26%) C++
21 58 (21.89%) J2EE
22 54 (20.38%) Web Application Development
23 51 (19.25%) RESTful
24 50 (18.87%) MySQL
24 50 (18.87%) E-Commerce

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 33 (12.45%) Node.js
2 29 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.04%) WebSphere
4 13 (4.91%) JBoss
5 10 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (3.77%) MQSeries
5 10 (3.77%) Adobe CQ
5 10 (3.77%) IIS
6 5 (1.89%) Drupal
7 4 (1.51%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.13%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.75%) Apache
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.75%) nginx
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.75%) LiveLink
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (3.40%) MS Office
2 7 (2.64%) Mingle
3 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.77%) 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 36 (13.58%) Internet
2 16 (6.04%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.91%) HTTP
4 10 (3.77%) IPv4
5 3 (1.13%) SSH
6 1 (0.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (53.96%) SQL Server
2 50 (18.87%) MySQL
3 42 (15.85%) Relational Database
4 37 (13.96%) NoSQL
5 22 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (7.92%) RDBMS
7 19 (7.17%) DB2
8 13 (4.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (4.15%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.64%) RavenDB
10 7 (2.64%) Neo4j
11 5 (1.89%) Informix
12 4 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.51%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.51%) BigTable
13 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.75%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.75%) Redis
14 2 (0.75%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 60 (22.64%) Git (software)
2 44 (16.60%) Eclipse
3 40 (15.09%) Subversion
4 36 (13.58%) JUnit
5 26 (9.81%) Maven
6 21 (7.92%) NUnit
7 13 (4.91%) Jenkins
8 11 (4.15%) SpecFlow
9 10 (3.77%) SoapUI
9 10 (3.77%) Ant
9 10 (3.77%) Log4j
10 9 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (3.40%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.40%) JBehave
10 9 (3.40%) WATIR
10 9 (3.40%) Selenium
10 9 (3.40%) Calabash
11 8 (3.02%) Visual Studio
12 7 (2.64%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (2.64%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (14.34%) Games
2 29 (10.94%) Finance
3 18 (6.79%) Banking
4 17 (6.42%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.91%) Back Office
6 11 (4.15%) Retail
7 10 (3.77%) Financial Institution
8 9 (3.40%) Marketing
9 4 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 224 (84.53%) Developer
2 82 (30.94%) Java Developer
3 63 (23.77%) .NET Developer
4 51 (19.25%) Software Developer
5 46 (17.36%) Senior Developer
6 42 (15.85%) Software Engineer
7 25 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (8.68%) Java Software Developer
8 23 (8.68%) Java Software Engineer
9 20 (7.55%) Senior Software Developer
10 19 (7.17%) Applications Developer
10 19 (7.17%) Lead Developer
11 17 (6.42%) Junior
12 16 (6.04%) PHP Developer
12 16 (6.04%) Junior Developer
13 15 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
14 13 (4.91%) Environment Manager
14 13 (4.91%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 13 (4.91%) Senior Java Software Developer
15 11 (4.15%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (41.13%) .NET
2 108 (40.75%) HTML
3 82 (30.94%) CSS
4 80 (30.19%) Web Services
5 75 (28.30%) XML
5 75 (28.30%) ASP.NET
6 64 (24.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (22.64%) WCF
8 58 (21.89%) J2EE
9 51 (19.25%) RESTful
10 42 (15.85%) jQuery
11 41 (15.47%) JSP
12 40 (15.09%) Spring
13 38 (14.34%) Hibernate
13 38 (14.34%) Ajax
14 36 (13.58%) Struts
15 35 (13.21%) SOAP
16 30 (11.32%) XSLT
17 29 (10.94%) HTML5
17 29 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 68 (25.66%) Computer Science
2 25 (9.43%) BBC
2 25 (9.43%) Social Media
3 24 (9.06%) Algorithms
4 16 (6.04%) Client/Server
5 13 (4.91%) EFT
6 11 (4.15%) Open Source
7 10 (3.77%) Web 2.0
8 9 (3.40%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.26%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.89%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.75%) Online Games
12 2 (0.75%) Online Gambling
12 2 (0.75%) iPhone
13 1 (0.38%) iSeries
13 1 (0.38%) User Experience
13 1 (0.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 82 (30.94%) Linux
2 64 (24.15%) UNIX
3 33 (12.45%) Windows
4 20 (7.55%) HPUX
4 20 (7.55%) Solaris
5 10 (3.77%) AIX
6 5 (1.89%) Android
6 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.75%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (51.70%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (38.11%) TDD
3 100 (37.74%) MVC
4 87 (32.83%) Software Engineering
5 76 (28.68%) BDD
6 54 (20.38%) Web Application Development
7 50 (18.87%) E-Commerce
8 45 (16.98%) Multithreading
9 41 (15.47%) Domain-Driven Design
10 35 (13.21%) OOP
11 33 (12.45%) CQRS
12 28 (10.57%) Scrum
13 26 (9.81%) Content Management
14 23 (8.68%) Web Development
15 22 (8.30%) OOD
16 20 (7.55%) User Stories
17 19 (7.17%) Test Automation
18 18 (6.79%) Release Management
19 14 (5.28%) OO PHP
20 13 (4.91%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 149 (56.23%) C#
2 147 (55.47%) Java
3 118 (44.53%) JavaScript
4 90 (33.96%) SQL
5 59 (22.26%) C++
6 43 (16.23%) Ruby
7 42 (15.85%) C
8 39 (14.72%) Python
9 28 (10.57%) PHP
10 22 (8.30%) T-SQL
11 20 (7.55%) XPath
12 9 (3.40%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.02%) PHP5
14 6 (2.26%) VB
14 6 (2.26%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.51%) Delphi
15 4 (1.51%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.51%) Scala
16 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 89 (33.58%) Degree
2 20 (7.55%) Sun Certification
3 8 (3.02%) VCP4
4 6 (2.26%) PhD
5 2 (0.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.91%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 23 (8.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.53%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Puppet
1 2 (0.75%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Control-M
2 1 (0.38%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (22.26%) Oracle
2 31 (11.70%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.43%) Apple
3 25 (9.43%) Sony
3 25 (9.43%) Yahoo!
3 25 (9.43%) Google
3 25 (9.43%) Facebook
4 23 (8.68%) VMware
5 19 (7.17%) Demandware
5 19 (7.17%) DataCash
5 19 (7.17%) Ogone
6 18 (6.79%) hybris
6 18 (6.79%) ATG
7 13 (4.91%) IBM
8 10 (3.77%) Sun
8 10 (3.77%) Interwoven
9 7 (2.64%) Zend
10 5 (1.89%) SAP
11 4 (1.51%) Adobe
12 3 (1.13%) Guidewire
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
St. Albans
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St Albans
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago