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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 109 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 42 20 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.67% 0.90% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.14% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 40
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1977 1749 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.58% 78.64% 73.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1617 1325 1493
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 11 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 11 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 - 11 £42,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead +4 10 £39,500 -12.22% 1
Watford -16 5 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Berkhamsted - 3 £32,500 - 1
Kings Langley - 2 £45,000 -
Letchworth - 2 £29,750 -
Welwyn Garden City +12 1 £32,500 -35.00%
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 49 (61.25%) JavaScript
2 47 (58.75%) OO
3 41 (51.25%) HTML
4 40 (50.00%) CSS
5 34 (42.50%) PHP
5 34 (42.50%) Git (software)
6 29 (36.25%) MySQL
7 26 (32.50%) TDD
8 23 (28.75%) jQuery
9 22 (27.50%) MVC
9 22 (27.50%) C#
10 20 (25.00%) Windows
10 20 (25.00%) HTML5
11 19 (23.75%) Degree
11 19 (23.75%) Java
12 18 (22.50%) SQL
12 18 (22.50%) Subversion
12 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
13 17 (21.25%) .NET
13 17 (21.25%) Web Development
14 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 16 (20.00%) Linux
15 14 (17.50%) Web Services
16 13 (16.25%) XML
16 13 (16.25%) E-Commerce
16 13 (16.25%) LAMP
16 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing
16 13 (16.25%) Node.js
16 13 (16.25%) CSS3
16 13 (16.25%) Relational Database

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (16.25%) Node.js
2 7 (8.75%) WordPress
3 6 (7.50%) Apache
4 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.50%) Drupal
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) concrete5
5 1 (1.25%) SAS
5 1 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Magento
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.50%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.25%) GitHub
3 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Internet
2 4 (5.00%) Intranet
3 2 (2.50%) Extranet
4 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) MySQL
2 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (16.25%) Relational Database
4 11 (13.75%) MongoDB
5 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.00%) RavenDB
7 4 (5.00%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.25%) Big Data
9 1 (1.25%) HBase
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.25%) Informix
9 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.25%) Impala
Development Applications
1 34 (42.50%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.50%) Subversion
3 6 (7.50%) Maven
3 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.00%) MSTest
5 4 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.00%) NUnit
6 3 (3.75%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.50%) Selenium
8 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.25%) Log4Net
8 1 (1.25%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (11.25%) Retail
2 8 (10.00%) Finance
3 6 (7.50%) Marketing
4 4 (5.00%) Games
5 2 (2.50%) Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 71 (88.75%) Developer
2 22 (27.50%) Software Developer
3 20 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 13 (16.25%) PHP Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Programmer
6 11 (13.75%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 9 (11.25%) C++ Developer
8 9 (11.25%) C++ Software Developer
9 8 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
11 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
11 6 (7.50%) .NET Developer
11 6 (7.50%) PHP Programmer
11 6 (7.50%) Web Programmer
12 4 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
12 4 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 4 (5.00%) Senior Programmer
12 4 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.25%) HTML
2 40 (50.00%) CSS
3 23 (28.75%) jQuery
4 20 (25.00%) HTML5
5 17 (21.25%) .NET
6 14 (17.50%) Web Services
7 13 (16.25%) XML
7 13 (16.25%) LAMP
7 13 (16.25%) CSS3
8 11 (13.75%) Ajax
8 11 (13.75%) Symfony
8 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET
9 10 (12.50%) WinForms
10 9 (11.25%) MFC
10 9 (11.25%) Laravel
10 9 (11.25%) Backbone.js
10 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (10.00%) RESTful
11 8 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
1 6 (7.50%) Kindle
2 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.00%) W3C
2 4 (5.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.50%) Open Source
4 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.25%) iPhone
4 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.25%) Statistics
4 1 (1.25%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.00%) Windows
2 16 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (5.00%) CentOS
3 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.75%) Android
5 2 (2.50%) UNIX
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.75%) OO
2 26 (32.50%) TDD
3 22 (27.50%) MVC
4 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 17 (21.25%) Web Development
6 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing
6 13 (16.25%) E-Commerce
7 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (13.75%) Scrum
8 11 (13.75%) SOA
9 10 (12.50%) OOD
10 6 (7.50%) Content Management
10 6 (7.50%) BDD
11 5 (6.25%) Web Application Development
12 4 (5.00%) Release Management
12 4 (5.00%) CQRS
13 3 (3.75%) OO PHP
13 3 (3.75%) Multithreading
13 3 (3.75%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (3.75%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (61.25%) JavaScript
2 34 (42.50%) PHP
3 22 (27.50%) C#
4 19 (23.75%) Java
5 18 (22.50%) SQL
6 10 (12.50%) C++
7 9 (11.25%) VC++
8 7 (8.75%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
10 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (5.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 3 (3.75%) Python
11 3 (3.75%) PHP5
12 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.25%) XAML
13 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.25%) VB
13 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) MCSD
2 4 (5.00%) MCSE
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Zend
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle
3 4 (5.00%) ATG
3 4 (5.00%) Google
3 4 (5.00%) Twitter
3 4 (5.00%) CyberSource
3 4 (5.00%) DataCash
3 4 (5.00%) Ogone
3 4 (5.00%) hybris
3 4 (5.00%) Demandware
4 1 (1.25%) Facebook
4 1 (1.25%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.25%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) Symbian
4 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30k depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago