The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 96 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing OOP 48 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.94% 0.99% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.29% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 42
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £27,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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%
OOP
East of England

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 31 July 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 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
Hitchin - 18 £45,000 - 2
Watford -13 6 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Hemel Hempstead -11 3 £45,000 - 1
Letchworth - 3 £30,500 -
Berkhamsted - 3 £30,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +12 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Hertford - 2 £47,500 - 1
St Albans - 1 £45,000 - 1
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (60.44%) OO
1 55 (60.44%) JavaScript
2 50 (54.95%) HTML
3 49 (53.85%) CSS
4 39 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 37 (40.66%) PHP
6 34 (37.36%) MySQL
7 30 (32.97%) C#
8 28 (30.77%) HTML5
9 26 (28.57%) jQuery
9 26 (28.57%) MVC
10 24 (26.37%) TDD
10 24 (26.37%) .NET
11 23 (25.27%) Windows
12 21 (23.08%) SQL
13 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
13 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
13 20 (21.98%) Degree
14 19 (20.88%) Java
15 17 (18.68%) Linux
15 17 (18.68%) LAMP
16 16 (17.58%) Web Development
16 16 (17.58%) CSS3
17 15 (16.48%) Relational Database
17 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET
18 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (15.38%) Subversion
18 14 (15.38%) Unit Testing
19 13 (14.29%) Node.js
20 12 (13.19%) Ajax

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (14.29%) Node.js
2 7 (7.69%) WordPress
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.20%) Drupal
3 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.20%) Apache
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) SAS
4 1 (1.10%) IIS
4 1 (1.10%) concrete5
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.20%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.10%) GitHub
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (37.36%) MySQL
2 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
3 15 (16.48%) Relational Database
4 11 (12.09%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.79%) NoSQL
5 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (6.59%) RavenDB
6 6 (6.59%) Neo4j
7 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.20%) Informix
9 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.10%) Impala
10 1 (1.10%) Big Data
10 1 (1.10%) HBase
10 1 (1.10%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 39 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.38%) Subversion
3 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
4 7 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 6 (6.59%) MSTest
5 6 (6.59%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (6.59%) NUnit
6 5 (5.49%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.40%) Maven
8 3 (3.30%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.20%) Selenium
9 2 (2.20%) Moq
9 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.10%) Log4Net
10 1 (1.10%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.99%) Retail
2 8 (8.79%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Marketing
4 4 (4.40%) Games
5 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 80 (87.91%) Developer
2 23 (25.27%) Software Developer
3 22 (24.18%) Web Developer
4 21 (23.08%) PHP Developer
5 17 (18.68%) PHP Web Developer
6 16 (17.58%) Programmer
7 12 (13.19%) Senior Developer
8 10 (10.99%) .NET Developer
9 9 (9.89%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (9.89%) C++ Software Developer
9 9 (9.89%) C++ Developer
10 8 (8.79%) C# Developer
11 7 (7.69%) PHP Programmer
11 7 (7.69%) Web Programmer
11 7 (7.69%) Software Engineer
12 6 (6.59%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (6.59%) Senior Programmer
12 6 (6.59%) .NET Programmer
12 6 (6.59%) Senior .NET Programmer
13 5 (5.49%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (54.95%) HTML
2 49 (53.85%) CSS
3 28 (30.77%) HTML5
4 26 (28.57%) jQuery
5 24 (26.37%) .NET
6 17 (18.68%) LAMP
7 16 (17.58%) CSS3
8 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET
9 12 (13.19%) Ajax
9 12 (13.19%) WinForms
10 11 (12.09%) XML
10 11 (12.09%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (10.99%) Backbone.js
11 10 (10.99%) Laravel
11 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
11 10 (10.99%) Symfony
11 10 (10.99%) Web Services
12 9 (9.89%) MFC
12 9 (9.89%) Silverlight
13 8 (8.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.79%) Kindle
3 4 (4.40%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.40%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.40%) W3C
4 2 (2.20%) Open Source
4 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.10%) Statistics
5 1 (1.10%) BBC
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.10%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.27%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) CentOS
4 3 (3.30%) UNIX
4 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.30%) Android
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (60.44%) OO
2 26 (28.57%) MVC
3 24 (26.37%) TDD
4 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
5 16 (17.58%) Web Development
6 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 12 (13.19%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.09%) SOA
9 10 (10.99%) Scrum
10 8 (8.79%) BDD
11 7 (7.69%) Content Management
11 7 (7.69%) OOD
12 6 (6.59%) CQRS
12 6 (6.59%) Web Application Development
13 4 (4.40%) Release Management
14 3 (3.30%) Web Design
14 3 (3.30%) OO PHP
14 3 (3.30%) Responsive Web Design
14 3 (3.30%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 55 (60.44%) JavaScript
2 37 (40.66%) PHP
3 30 (32.97%) C#
4 21 (23.08%) SQL
5 19 (20.88%) Java
6 10 (10.99%) C++
7 9 (9.89%) VC++
8 7 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.59%) PowerShell
10 5 (5.49%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.49%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.40%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 3 (3.30%) Python
13 2 (2.20%) C
13 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.20%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.10%) XAML
14 1 (1.10%) VB
14 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) MCSD
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.59%) MCSE
2 6 (6.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Zend
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle
3 4 (4.40%) hybris
3 4 (4.40%) Demandware
3 4 (4.40%) Twitter
3 4 (4.40%) CyberSource
3 4 (4.40%) DataCash
3 4 (4.40%) Ogone
3 4 (4.40%) ATG
3 4 (4.40%) Google
4 2 (2.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.10%) Symbian
5 1 (1.10%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.10%) Facebook
5 1 (1.10%) DevExpress
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Bonus, Shares, Health/Dental, Relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hitchin
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertford
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago