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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 98 118 138
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +20
Permanent jobs citing OOP 46 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.96% 0.79% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 1.04% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 44 15 24
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £67,000
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
1856 1535 2191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.25% 75.84% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1499 1206 1729
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 -9 4 £41,250 -25.00%
Berkhamsted - 4 £35,000 - 1
Hertford - 3 £47,500 -
Welwyn Garden City +10 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Hemel Hempstead -17 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 2 September 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 53 (58.89%) OO
2 52 (57.78%) JavaScript
3 48 (53.33%) HTML
4 46 (51.11%) CSS
5 38 (42.22%) PHP
5 38 (42.22%) Git (software)
6 37 (41.11%) MySQL
7 33 (36.67%) C#
8 25 (27.78%) .NET
8 25 (27.78%) Windows
8 25 (27.78%) MVC
9 23 (25.56%) HTML5
10 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
10 22 (24.44%) jQuery
11 19 (21.11%) Degree
11 19 (21.11%) SQL
12 18 (20.00%) Linux
12 18 (20.00%) TDD
12 18 (20.00%) LAMP
13 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET
14 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
15 15 (16.67%) Relational Database
16 14 (15.56%) Unit Testing
16 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (15.56%) Subversion
17 13 (14.44%) Web Development
17 13 (14.44%) Java
18 12 (13.33%) Visual Studio
18 12 (13.33%) E-Commerce
18 12 (13.33%) Ajax

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (11.11%) Node.js
2 6 (6.67%) WordPress
3 3 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.11%) Drupal
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) CMS
4 1 (1.11%) concrete5
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Mingle
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (41.11%) MySQL
2 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
3 15 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 10 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (7.78%) RavenDB
6 7 (7.78%) Neo4j
6 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.22%) Informix
10 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (42.22%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.56%) Subversion
3 12 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 8 (8.89%) TeamCity
4 8 (8.89%) NUnit
5 7 (7.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (7.78%) MSTest
6 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.33%) Moq
8 1 (1.11%) MSI
General
1 11 (12.22%) Retail
2 9 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (87.78%) Developer
2 23 (25.56%) Web Developer
3 22 (24.44%) Software Developer
3 22 (24.44%) PHP Developer
4 18 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 17 (18.89%) Programmer
6 11 (12.22%) .NET Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Senior Developer
7 9 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 9 (10.00%) C++ Developer
7 9 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (7.78%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (7.78%) PHP Programmer
9 7 (7.78%) Senior Programmer
9 7 (7.78%) .NET Programmer
9 7 (7.78%) Senior .NET Programmer
9 7 (7.78%) Web Programmer
9 7 (7.78%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (53.33%) HTML
2 46 (51.11%) CSS
3 25 (27.78%) .NET
4 23 (25.56%) HTML5
5 22 (24.44%) jQuery
6 18 (20.00%) LAMP
7 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET
8 12 (13.33%) WinForms
8 12 (13.33%) Ajax
8 12 (13.33%) CSS3
9 11 (12.22%) XML
10 10 (11.11%) Silverlight
10 10 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (10.00%) Laravel
11 9 (10.00%) Symfony
11 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (10.00%) MFC
12 8 (8.89%) Web Services
12 8 (8.89%) Backbone.js
12 8 (8.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.00%) Kindle
3 4 (4.44%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.33%) W3C
4 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.78%) Windows
2 18 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (7.78%) CentOS
4 3 (3.33%) UNIX
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.89%) OO
2 25 (27.78%) MVC
3 18 (20.00%) TDD
4 16 (17.78%) Software Engineering
5 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.56%) Unit Testing
6 13 (14.44%) Web Development
7 12 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.89%) SOA
8 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.78%) BDD
9 7 (7.78%) CQRS
10 6 (6.67%) Content Management
11 5 (5.56%) Scrum
11 5 (5.56%) OOD
11 5 (5.56%) Web Application Development
12 4 (4.44%) Release Management
13 3 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (3.33%) OO PHP
13 3 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 52 (57.78%) JavaScript
2 38 (42.22%) PHP
3 33 (36.67%) C#
4 19 (21.11%) SQL
5 13 (14.44%) Java
6 10 (11.11%) C++
7 9 (10.00%) VC++
8 7 (7.78%) PowerShell
8 7 (7.78%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.56%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.56%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.44%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (2.22%) C
12 1 (1.11%) VB
12 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) MCSD
2 7 (7.78%) MCSE
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) Zend
2 5 (5.56%) Demandware
3 4 (4.44%) CyberSource
3 4 (4.44%) DataCash
3 4 (4.44%) Ogone
3 4 (4.44%) ATG
3 4 (4.44%) hybris
4 3 (3.33%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle
5 2 (2.22%) JBoss
5 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.11%) Dell
6 1 (1.11%) BMC
6 1 (1.11%) Twitter
6 1 (1.11%) Guidewire
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Armour Home Electronics Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago