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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 32 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing OO 144 109 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.96% 5.70% 5.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.66% 7.55% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 113 103 155
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
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
1662 1444 2161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.29% 75.52% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1078 1815
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 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 43 £47,500 - 3
Watford -2 40 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Welwyn Garden City +4 14 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Hitchin - 10 £50,000 -
Rickmansworth - 7 £45,000 -
Borehamwood +4 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Stevenage +11 4 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £35,000 - 1
Royston - 2 £45,000 - 1
Hertford +3 1 £41,000 -21.90%
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 181 (64.64%) C#
2 156 (55.71%) Java
3 139 (49.64%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (48.57%) SQL Server
5 109 (38.93%) .NET
6 105 (37.50%) MVC
7 100 (35.71%) Degree
8 96 (34.29%) Software Engineering
9 95 (33.93%) JavaScript
10 94 (33.57%) Linux
11 92 (32.86%) HTML
12 89 (31.79%) TDD
13 85 (30.36%) SQL
14 83 (29.64%) UNIX
14 83 (29.64%) Computer Science
15 82 (29.29%) ASP.NET
16 79 (28.21%) BDD
17 71 (25.36%) Web Services
17 71 (25.36%) ASP.NET MVC
18 69 (24.64%) CSS
19 68 (24.29%) C++
20 63 (22.50%) WCF
21 62 (22.14%) XML
22 59 (21.07%) Multithreading
23 58 (20.71%) Web Application Development
24 57 (20.36%) Oracle
25 56 (20.00%) RESTful
26 55 (19.64%) C
27 54 (19.29%) Git (software)
28 53 (18.93%) Python

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 34 (12.14%) Node.js
2 26 (9.29%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.57%) MQSeries
3 10 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.57%) GlassFish
3 10 (3.57%) Adobe CQ
4 9 (3.21%) IIS
4 9 (3.21%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (2.50%) JBoss
6 5 (1.79%) Drupal
7 2 (0.71%) nginx
7 2 (0.71%) Apache
8 1 (0.36%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.36%) CMS
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (3.57%) MS Office
2 8 (2.86%) Mingle
3 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (1.43%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (1.43%) SaaS
3 3 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.71%) ElastiCache
4 2 (0.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.36%) GitHub
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.00%) Internet
2 11 (3.93%) HTTP
2 11 (3.93%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.21%) IPv4
4 5 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.79%) Wireless
5 1 (0.36%) SSH
5 1 (0.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 51 (18.21%) MySQL
3 50 (17.86%) NoSQL
4 29 (10.36%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (5.71%) DB2
6 16 (5.71%) MongoDB
7 15 (5.36%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (3.57%) Hadoop
9 10 (3.57%) BigTable
9 10 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (2.86%) RavenDB
10 8 (2.86%) Neo4j
11 7 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.71%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.71%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (19.29%) Git (software)
2 32 (11.43%) Subversion
2 32 (11.43%) JUnit
3 31 (11.07%) NUnit
4 25 (8.93%) Eclipse
5 24 (8.57%) Maven
6 21 (7.50%) Jenkins
7 18 (6.43%) SpecFlow
8 16 (5.71%) Selenium
9 13 (4.64%) Cucumber
9 13 (4.64%) JBehave
9 13 (4.64%) Calabash
9 13 (4.64%) WATIR
10 12 (4.29%) TeamCity
11 10 (3.57%) Ant
11 10 (3.57%) Visual Studio
11 10 (3.57%) Log4j
12 9 (3.21%) SoapUI
12 9 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 47 (16.79%) Games
2 21 (7.50%) Finance
3 15 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.29%) Banking
4 12 (4.29%) Retail
5 9 (3.21%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.50%) Back Office
7 4 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.43%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 226 (80.71%) Developer
2 74 (26.43%) Java Developer
3 68 (24.29%) .NET Developer
4 65 (23.21%) Software Developer
5 49 (17.50%) Software Engineer
5 49 (17.50%) Senior Developer
6 33 (11.79%) Java Software Developer
6 33 (11.79%) Java Software Engineer
7 28 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 25 (8.93%) PHP Developer
9 24 (8.57%) Senior Software Developer
10 22 (7.86%) Senior Software Engineer
11 20 (7.14%) Environment Manager
12 19 (6.79%) Lead Developer
13 17 (6.07%) Junior
13 17 (6.07%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 17 (6.07%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 17 (6.07%) Junior Developer
14 16 (5.71%) Applications Developer
15 13 (4.64%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (38.93%) .NET
2 92 (32.86%) HTML
3 82 (29.29%) ASP.NET
4 71 (25.36%) Web Services
4 71 (25.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 69 (24.64%) CSS
6 63 (22.50%) WCF
7 62 (22.14%) XML
8 56 (20.00%) RESTful
9 45 (16.07%) J2EE
10 35 (12.50%) jQuery
11 33 (11.79%) JSP
12 31 (11.07%) Ajax
12 31 (11.07%) HTML5
13 28 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 28 (10.00%) Spring
14 26 (9.29%) Hibernate
14 26 (9.29%) SOAP
14 26 (9.29%) Struts
14 26 (9.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 83 (29.64%) Computer Science
2 40 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 26 (9.29%) BBC
3 26 (9.29%) Social Media
4 15 (5.36%) Open Source
4 15 (5.36%) Artificial Intelligence
5 14 (5.00%) Client/Server
6 13 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.93%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.57%) Web 2.0
9 7 (2.50%) EFT
10 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.43%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.43%) Statistics
11 3 (1.07%) iPhone
12 2 (0.71%) Online Gambling
13 1 (0.36%) Robotics
13 1 (0.36%) Kindle
13 1 (0.36%) Augmented Reality
13 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 94 (33.57%) Linux
2 83 (29.64%) UNIX
3 28 (10.00%) Windows
4 19 (6.79%) HPUX
4 19 (6.79%) Solaris
5 13 (4.64%) Android
6 12 (4.29%) Apple iOS
7 9 (3.21%) AIX
8 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.71%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.71%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.71%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (49.64%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (37.50%) MVC
3 96 (34.29%) Software Engineering
4 89 (31.79%) TDD
5 79 (28.21%) BDD
6 59 (21.07%) Multithreading
7 58 (20.71%) Web Application Development
8 42 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 39 (13.93%) OOP
10 36 (12.86%) Domain-Driven Design
11 35 (12.50%) CQRS
12 28 (10.00%) Scrum
13 26 (9.29%) Content Management
14 23 (8.21%) Web Development
14 23 (8.21%) Release Management
15 22 (7.86%) Test Automation
16 20 (7.14%) OO PHP
17 17 (6.07%) OOD
18 14 (5.00%) User Stories
19 13 (4.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 181 (64.64%) C#
2 156 (55.71%) Java
3 95 (33.93%) JavaScript
4 85 (30.36%) SQL
5 68 (24.29%) C++
6 55 (19.64%) C
7 53 (18.93%) Python
8 42 (15.00%) Ruby
9 29 (10.36%) PHP
10 19 (6.79%) XPath
11 17 (6.07%) T-SQL
12 13 (4.64%) PHP5
13 10 (3.57%) Objective-C
13 10 (3.57%) Scala
13 10 (3.57%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.50%) VB
15 5 (1.79%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.43%) Delphi
17 3 (1.07%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.71%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 100 (35.71%) Degree
2 19 (6.79%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.71%) HND
3 2 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.50%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.36%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.21%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.79%) Control-M
2 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.71%) SCCM
2 2 (0.71%) Puppet
2 2 (0.71%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 57 (20.36%) Oracle
2 30 (10.71%) Google
3 26 (9.29%) Yahoo!
3 26 (9.29%) Apple
3 26 (9.29%) Sony
3 26 (9.29%) Facebook
4 22 (7.86%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.07%) Demandware
6 16 (5.71%) VMware
6 16 (5.71%) DataCash
6 16 (5.71%) Ogone
7 15 (5.36%) hybris
7 15 (5.36%) ATG
8 10 (3.57%) IBM
8 10 (3.57%) Sun
8 10 (3.57%) Interwoven
9 9 (3.21%) Zend
10 3 (1.07%) Adobe
10 3 (1.07%) SAP
10 3 (1.07%) Guidewire
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Share options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, great pension & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £30,000-40,000, DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000 - £34000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago