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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 84 85 147
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +62
Permanent jobs citing OOP 54 45 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.65% 2.34% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 3.11% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 19 43 15
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,600 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
1636 1445 2143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.39% 75.30% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1080 1799
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Ware - 17 £27,000 -
Watford -19 12 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 - -
Stevenage +23 2 £50,000 +5.26% 1
St Albans - 2 £56,250 - 1
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 61 (75.31%) HTML
2 55 (67.90%) JavaScript
3 51 (62.96%) CSS
4 43 (53.09%) C#
5 42 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 42 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (48.15%) OO
7 36 (44.44%) Java
8 34 (41.98%) SQL
8 34 (41.98%) .NET
9 33 (40.74%) MVC
10 32 (39.51%) Software Engineering
11 28 (34.57%) ASP.NET
11 28 (34.57%) jQuery
12 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (30.86%) MySQL
14 24 (29.63%) HTML5
15 23 (28.40%) VB
16 22 (27.16%) J2EE
16 22 (27.16%) E-Commerce
17 21 (25.93%) IIS
17 21 (25.93%) LINQ
17 21 (25.93%) Unit Testing
17 21 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (24.69%) JSP
18 20 (24.69%) Degree
19 19 (23.46%) Ajax
19 19 (23.46%) Oracle
20 18 (22.22%) Demandware
20 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 21 (25.93%) IIS
2 5 (6.17%) Confluence
2 5 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.47%) Node.js
3 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.47%) JBoss
3 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.23%) WordPress
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Mingle
1 2 (2.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) ElastiCache
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 25 (30.86%) MySQL
3 21 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (20.99%) DB2
6 7 (8.64%) Couchbase
7 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 6 (7.41%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.47%) Neo4j
9 2 (2.47%) RavenDB
10 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (20.99%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.11%) JUnit
2 9 (11.11%) NUnit
3 7 (8.64%) JIRA
3 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.17%) Fiddler
5 5 (6.17%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.94%) Android Studio
6 4 (4.94%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.94%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.70%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.70%) NCrunch
8 2 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.47%) MSTest
8 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.47%) Selenium
8 2 (2.47%) Subversion
8 2 (2.47%) MSI
8 2 (2.47%) Ant
General
1 5 (6.17%) Marketing
2 2 (2.47%) Retail
2 2 (2.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 65 (80.25%) Developer
2 30 (37.04%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Lead Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Applications Developer
5 11 (13.58%) Junior
5 11 (13.58%) Junior .NET Developer
5 11 (13.58%) Junior Developer
6 10 (12.35%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Software Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.17%) PHP Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Java Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (4.94%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Programmer
11 3 (3.70%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (75.31%) HTML
2 51 (62.96%) CSS
3 34 (41.98%) .NET
4 28 (34.57%) ASP.NET
4 28 (34.57%) jQuery
5 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (29.63%) HTML5
7 22 (27.16%) J2EE
8 21 (25.93%) LINQ
9 20 (24.69%) JSP
10 19 (23.46%) Ajax
11 18 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 17 (20.99%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (8.64%) XML
14 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
14 6 (7.41%) LAMP
14 6 (7.41%) Web Services
15 5 (6.17%) WCF
15 5 (6.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Open Source
1 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) iPhone
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Kindle
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Windows
2 10 (12.35%) Linux
3 6 (7.41%) Android
4 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Phone
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.47%) CentOS
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.15%) OO
3 33 (40.74%) MVC
4 32 (39.51%) Software Engineering
5 22 (27.16%) E-Commerce
6 21 (25.93%) Unit Testing
7 17 (20.99%) Content Management
8 15 (18.52%) TDD
9 10 (12.35%) SOA
9 10 (12.35%) BDD
10 6 (7.41%) DevOps
10 6 (7.41%) Web Development
10 6 (7.41%) Scrum
11 5 (6.17%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.17%) Product Management
12 4 (4.94%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.94%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.94%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) JavaScript
2 43 (53.09%) C#
3 36 (44.44%) Java
4 34 (41.98%) SQL
5 23 (28.40%) VB
6 10 (12.35%) PHP
7 6 (7.41%) C++
8 4 (4.94%) VB6
8 4 (4.94%) C
9 3 (3.70%) Python
9 3 (3.70%) Ruby
10 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) MCTS
2 2 (2.47%) MCSE
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Firmware
2 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) SCCM
1 2 (2.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (2.47%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Oracle
2 18 (22.22%) Demandware
3 17 (20.99%) DataCash
3 17 (20.99%) Ogone
4 16 (19.75%) ATG
4 16 (19.75%) hybris
5 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.17%) Splunk
6 3 (3.70%) Zend
6 3 (3.70%) DevExpress
6 3 (3.70%) Guidewire
7 2 (2.47%) BMC
8 1 (1.23%) Dell
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
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Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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