The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 47 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Permanent jobs citing OO 142 97 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.74% 4.57% 8.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.24% 5.94% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 133 68 187
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1961 1632 1985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.20% 76.87% 73.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 1238 1589
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OO
East of England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +24 36 £42,500 +23.18% 3
Watford -19 23 £32,500 - 3
Hitchin - 13 £42,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -9 9 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Hertford - 9 £47,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +15 5 £44,000 -12.00%
Stevenage -8 4 £52,000 +26.06%
Borehamwood +6 2 £38,500 +79.06% 3
Potters Bar - 2 £30,500 -
Royston - 1 £27,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £27,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £30,000 -
OO
East of England

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 196 (57.99%) C#
2 163 (48.22%) JavaScript
3 152 (44.97%) Java
4 150 (44.38%) HTML
5 143 (42.31%) .NET
6 120 (35.50%) CSS
7 119 (35.21%) MVC
8 117 (34.62%) ASP.NET
9 109 (32.25%) TDD
10 107 (31.66%) Software Engineering
11 101 (29.88%) Degree
12 100 (29.59%) SQL
13 88 (26.04%) Web Services
14 86 (25.44%) SQL Server
15 84 (24.85%) Computer Science
16 75 (22.19%) Linux
16 75 (22.19%) jQuery
17 72 (21.30%) HTML5
18 71 (21.01%) WCF
19 69 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
20 66 (19.53%) C++
21 65 (19.23%) UNIX
22 63 (18.64%) Web Application Development
23 62 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 58 (17.16%) Python
25 56 (16.57%) BDD
25 56 (16.57%) Multithreading
26 55 (16.27%) RESTful
26 55 (16.27%) OOP
27 52 (15.38%) Finance

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (12.13%) Node.js
2 12 (3.55%) CMS
3 10 (2.96%) GlassFish
3 10 (2.96%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.78%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.78%) MQSeries
4 6 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.48%) IIS
6 4 (1.18%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.59%) Drupal
7 2 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.59%) Apache
8 1 (0.30%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.30%) SAS
8 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.30%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (2.37%) Magento
2 6 (1.78%) Tridion
3 3 (0.89%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.85%) SaaS
2 5 (1.48%) PaaS
2 5 (1.48%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.18%) Responsys
4 1 (0.30%) GitHub
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.13%) Internet
2 6 (1.78%) HTTP
3 4 (1.18%) SMS
4 3 (0.89%) FTP
5 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (25.44%) SQL Server
2 48 (14.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 44 (13.02%) NoSQL
4 38 (11.24%) Relational Database
4 38 (11.24%) MySQL
5 24 (7.10%) RDBMS
6 17 (5.03%) MongoDB
7 15 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (3.55%) Oracle Database
10 11 (3.25%) Hadoop
11 10 (2.96%) BigTable
11 10 (2.96%) DB2
11 10 (2.96%) Informix
12 8 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.89%) MS Access
14 3 (0.89%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 51 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.58%) NUnit
3 28 (8.28%) Subversion
3 28 (8.28%) Eclipse
4 23 (6.80%) Maven
4 23 (6.80%) Selenium
5 22 (6.51%) JUnit
6 18 (5.33%) Cucumber
7 11 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (2.96%) Jenkins
9 8 (2.37%) RSpec
10 7 (2.07%) Ant
10 7 (2.07%) SpecFlow
11 6 (1.78%) JBehave
11 6 (1.78%) Calabash
11 6 (1.78%) Log4j
11 6 (1.78%) WATIR
11 6 (1.78%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 4 (1.18%) NetBeans
General
1 52 (15.38%) Finance
2 43 (12.72%) Games
3 20 (5.92%) Marketing
4 16 (4.73%) Banking
4 16 (4.73%) Retail
5 12 (3.55%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.18%) Automotive
8 2 (0.59%) Legal
8 2 (0.59%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 269 (79.59%) Developer
2 87 (25.74%) .NET Developer
3 61 (18.05%) Java Developer
4 54 (15.98%) Software Engineer
5 50 (14.79%) Web Developer
6 43 (12.72%) Senior Developer
7 41 (12.13%) Software Developer
8 35 (10.36%) Java Software Engineer
9 27 (7.99%) Senior Software Engineer
10 25 (7.40%) PHP Developer
11 22 (6.51%) Senior Java Developer
12 16 (4.73%) Java Engineer
12 16 (4.73%) Senior Java Engineer
12 16 (4.73%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 16 (4.73%) C# Developer
13 15 (4.44%) Programmer
14 13 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
14 13 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
15 12 (3.55%) Java Programmer
15 12 (3.55%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (44.38%) HTML
2 143 (42.31%) .NET
3 120 (35.50%) CSS
4 117 (34.62%) ASP.NET
5 88 (26.04%) Web Services
6 75 (22.19%) jQuery
7 72 (21.30%) HTML5
8 71 (21.01%) WCF
9 69 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 62 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 55 (16.27%) RESTful
12 47 (13.91%) XML
13 34 (10.06%) JSP
14 33 (9.76%) J2EE
15 31 (9.17%) Ajax
15 31 (9.17%) CSS3
16 27 (7.99%) XHTML
16 27 (7.99%) Spring
17 26 (7.69%) REST
17 26 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 84 (24.85%) Computer Science
2 46 (13.61%) Mobile App
3 27 (7.99%) Social Media
4 24 (7.10%) BBC
5 15 (4.44%) Open Source
6 12 (3.55%) Artificial Intelligence
6 12 (3.55%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.37%) Kindle
8 6 (1.78%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.18%) Physics
10 3 (0.89%) W3C
11 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.59%) Robotics
11 2 (0.59%) EFT
12 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.30%) Statistics
12 1 (0.30%) Replication
12 1 (0.30%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 75 (22.19%) Linux
2 65 (19.23%) UNIX
3 41 (12.13%) Windows
4 21 (6.21%) Apple iOS
5 20 (5.92%) Android
6 7 (2.07%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (1.78%) HPUX
7 6 (1.78%) Solaris
8 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (35.21%) MVC
2 109 (32.25%) TDD
3 107 (31.66%) Software Engineering
4 63 (18.64%) Web Application Development
5 56 (16.57%) BDD
5 56 (16.57%) Multithreading
6 55 (16.27%) OOP
7 32 (9.47%) Scrum
8 26 (7.69%) Web Development
9 25 (7.40%) CQRS
9 25 (7.40%) Domain-Driven Design
10 24 (7.10%) OOD
11 23 (6.80%) E-Commerce
12 20 (5.92%) UML
13 18 (5.33%) Mobile Application Development
14 14 (4.14%) Software Testing
14 14 (4.14%) Refactoring
15 13 (3.85%) OO PHP
16 12 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (3.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 196 (57.99%) C#
2 163 (48.22%) JavaScript
3 152 (44.97%) Java
4 100 (29.59%) SQL
5 66 (19.53%) C++
6 58 (17.16%) Python
7 49 (14.50%) C
8 47 (13.91%) PHP
9 42 (12.43%) Ruby
10 16 (4.73%) VC++
11 12 (3.55%) T-SQL
12 11 (3.25%) ABAP
12 11 (3.25%) SAPscript
13 10 (2.96%) Scala
13 10 (2.96%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.78%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.78%) XPath
14 6 (1.78%) Perl
15 5 (1.48%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 101 (29.88%) Degree
2 4 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.96%) QA
2 8 (2.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (9.17%) Oracle
2 30 (8.88%) Google
3 24 (7.10%) Facebook
4 23 (6.80%) Yahoo!
4 23 (6.80%) Apple
4 23 (6.80%) Sony
5 21 (6.21%) Microsoft
6 15 (4.44%) SAP
7 11 (3.25%) Adobe
8 10 (2.96%) ATG
9 8 (2.37%) Sybase
10 6 (1.78%) Elastic Path
10 6 (1.78%) Blue Martini
10 6 (1.78%) IBM
10 6 (1.78%) Interwoven
11 5 (1.48%) Zend
12 4 (1.18%) Demandware
12 4 (1.18%) hybris
12 4 (1.18%) CyberSource
12 4 (1.18%) DataCash
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
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St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
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Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
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Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hitchin
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Watford
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