The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 96 116 138
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +22
Permanent jobs citing OOP 45 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.94% 0.84% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 1.11% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 43 15 25
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
OOP
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
1846 1526 2167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.43% 75.40% 74.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 1190 1706
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Hertfordshire region.

OOP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

OOP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Hitchin - 17 £45,000 -
Watford -5 4 £41,250 -25.00%
Hertford - 3 £47,500 - 1
Berkhamsted - 3 £35,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +14 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Hemel Hempstead -11 2 £40,000 - 1
Letchworth - 2 £32,000 -
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 55 (59.78%) JavaScript
1 55 (59.78%) OO
2 51 (55.43%) HTML
3 49 (53.26%) CSS
4 41 (44.57%) Git (software)
5 39 (42.39%) PHP
6 37 (40.22%) MySQL
7 32 (34.78%) C#
8 27 (29.35%) MVC
9 26 (28.26%) HTML5
10 25 (27.17%) .NET
10 25 (27.17%) Windows
11 24 (26.09%) jQuery
12 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
13 20 (21.74%) SQL
13 20 (21.74%) TDD
13 20 (21.74%) Degree
14 19 (20.65%) LAMP
15 18 (19.57%) Linux
16 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET
16 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
17 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (16.30%) Java
17 15 (16.30%) Web Development
17 15 (16.30%) Relational Database
18 14 (15.22%) CSS3
18 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
18 14 (15.22%) Subversion
19 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
20 12 (13.04%) Ajax

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.96%) Node.js
2 7 (7.61%) WordPress
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.17%) Drupal
5 1 (1.09%) concrete5
5 1 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) Apache
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) SAS
5 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Mingle
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) GitHub
2 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) HTTP
2 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (40.22%) MySQL
2 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
3 15 (16.30%) Relational Database
4 11 (11.96%) MongoDB
5 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (7.61%) NoSQL
6 7 (7.61%) RavenDB
6 7 (7.61%) Neo4j
7 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.17%) Informix
10 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.09%) Big Data
10 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.09%) HBase
10 1 (1.09%) Impala
Development Applications
1 41 (44.57%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.22%) Subversion
3 11 (11.96%) Visual Studio
4 8 (8.70%) NUnit
4 8 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 7 (7.61%) MSTest
5 7 (7.61%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (5.43%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.26%) Moq
8 2 (2.17%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.09%) MSI
9 1 (1.09%) Maven
9 1 (1.09%) Selenium
9 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (11.96%) Retail
2 9 (9.78%) Finance
3 5 (5.43%) Marketing
4 3 (3.26%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (86.96%) Developer
2 23 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 23 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 22 (23.91%) Software Developer
4 18 (19.57%) PHP Web Developer
5 17 (18.48%) Programmer
6 13 (14.13%) Senior Developer
7 11 (11.96%) .NET Developer
8 9 (9.78%) C++ Developer
8 9 (9.78%) C++ Software Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (8.70%) C# Developer
10 7 (7.61%) Software Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Senior Programmer
10 7 (7.61%) .NET Programmer
10 7 (7.61%) Senior .NET Programmer
10 7 (7.61%) Web Programmer
10 7 (7.61%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (7.61%) PHP Programmer
11 5 (5.43%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (55.43%) HTML
2 49 (53.26%) CSS
3 26 (28.26%) HTML5
4 25 (27.17%) .NET
5 24 (26.09%) jQuery
6 19 (20.65%) LAMP
7 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET
8 14 (15.22%) CSS3
9 12 (13.04%) Ajax
10 11 (11.96%) WinForms
10 11 (11.96%) XML
11 10 (10.87%) Silverlight
11 10 (10.87%) Symfony
11 10 (10.87%) Laravel
11 10 (10.87%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (9.78%) MFC
13 8 (8.70%) Web Services
13 8 (8.70%) Backbone.js
13 8 (8.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.78%) Kindle
3 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.35%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.26%) W3C
5 2 (2.17%) Open Source
6 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.09%) BBC
6 1 (1.09%) Statistics
6 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.17%) Windows
2 18 (19.57%) Linux
3 7 (7.61%) CentOS
4 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.26%) UNIX
5 2 (2.17%) Android
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (59.78%) OO
2 27 (29.35%) MVC
3 20 (21.74%) TDD
4 17 (18.48%) Software Engineering
5 15 (16.30%) Web Development
5 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
7 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.78%) SOA
9 8 (8.70%) BDD
10 7 (7.61%) CQRS
10 7 (7.61%) Content Management
11 6 (6.52%) Scrum
12 5 (5.43%) OOD
12 5 (5.43%) Web Application Development
13 4 (4.35%) Release Management
14 3 (3.26%) Systems Analysis
14 3 (3.26%) OOA/OOD
14 3 (3.26%) Web Design
14 3 (3.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.78%) JavaScript
2 39 (42.39%) PHP
3 32 (34.78%) C#
4 20 (21.74%) SQL
5 15 (16.30%) Java
6 10 (10.87%) C++
7 9 (9.78%) VC++
8 7 (7.61%) PowerShell
8 7 (7.61%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.43%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (2.17%) Python
11 2 (2.17%) C
12 1 (1.09%) VB
12 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.09%) PHP5
12 1 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) MCSD
2 7 (7.61%) MCSE
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) Zend
2 5 (5.43%) Demandware
3 4 (4.35%) CyberSource
3 4 (4.35%) DataCash
3 4 (4.35%) Ogone
3 4 (4.35%) hybris
3 4 (4.35%) ATG
4 3 (3.26%) Google
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle
5 2 (2.17%) JBoss
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.17%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.17%) Twitter
6 1 (1.09%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.09%) Facebook
6 1 (1.09%) Dell
6 1 (1.09%) BMC
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