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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 117 112 138
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Permanent jobs citing OOP 28 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.19% 0.81% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.07% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 32
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1825 1502 2380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.66% 75.97% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1207 1939
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Watford -7 5 £36,250 +11.53% 2
St Albans - 4 £47,500 -
Hitchin - 4 £52,500 -
Berkhamsted - 3 £35,000 -
Letchworth -4 1 £35,000 +9.37%
Hertford - 1 £47,500 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 45 (58.44%) OO
2 41 (53.25%) HTML
3 40 (51.95%) JavaScript
4 37 (48.05%) CSS
5 35 (45.45%) MySQL
6 32 (41.56%) C#
7 31 (40.26%) Git (software)
8 30 (38.96%) PHP
9 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (29.87%) .NET
10 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
11 22 (28.57%) HTML5
12 21 (27.27%) jQuery
12 21 (27.27%) SQL
13 19 (24.68%) Windows
13 19 (24.68%) MVC
14 18 (23.38%) LAMP
15 16 (20.78%) Linux
16 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET
16 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering
16 15 (19.48%) Degree
16 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
17 14 (18.18%) TDD
18 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio
18 13 (16.88%) Java
19 12 (15.58%) Unit Testing
20 11 (14.29%) CSS3
21 10 (12.99%) WinForms
21 10 (12.99%) Silverlight
22 9 (11.69%) Finance

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (7.79%) Node.js
2 4 (5.19%) IIS
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (3.90%) WordPress
4 2 (2.60%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Mingle
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) SSH
2 1 (1.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (45.45%) MySQL
2 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
3 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.09%) RavenDB
5 7 (9.09%) Neo4j
6 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.90%) DB2
7 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.60%) Informix
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (40.26%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.39%) NUnit
3 8 (10.39%) TeamCity
4 7 (9.09%) MSTest
4 7 (9.09%) Subversion
4 7 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (3.90%) Moq
6 2 (2.60%) MSI
7 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (89.61%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) Web Developer
3 18 (23.38%) PHP Developer
4 15 (19.48%) PHP Web Developer
4 15 (19.48%) .NET Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Senior Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Programmer
6 10 (12.99%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Software Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
7 7 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
7 7 (9.09%) Senior .NET Programmer
7 7 (9.09%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) C++ Developer
8 4 (5.19%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.19%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (3.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.25%) HTML
2 37 (48.05%) CSS
3 23 (29.87%) .NET
4 22 (28.57%) HTML5
5 21 (27.27%) jQuery
6 18 (23.38%) LAMP
7 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET
8 11 (14.29%) CSS3
9 10 (12.99%) WinForms
9 10 (12.99%) Silverlight
10 9 (11.69%) XML
10 9 (11.69%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (10.39%) Web Services
11 8 (10.39%) WCF
12 7 (9.09%) RESTful
12 7 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (7.79%) Symfony
13 6 (7.79%) JSP
13 6 (7.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Kindle
2 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.60%) W3C
5 2 (2.60%) iPhone
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Windows
2 16 (20.78%) Linux
3 7 (9.09%) CentOS
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) UNIX
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) OO
2 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.68%) MVC
4 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering
5 14 (18.18%) TDD
6 12 (15.58%) Unit Testing
7 8 (10.39%) Web Development
8 7 (9.09%) BDD
8 7 (9.09%) CQRS
8 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.49%) Content Management
10 4 (5.19%) Scrum
10 4 (5.19%) Project Management
10 4 (5.19%) Web Application Development
11 3 (3.90%) Analytics
11 3 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (3.90%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (3.90%) SOA
11 3 (3.90%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) JavaScript
2 32 (41.56%) C#
3 30 (38.96%) PHP
4 21 (27.27%) SQL
5 13 (16.88%) Java
6 7 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.19%) VC++
7 4 (5.19%) C++
8 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.60%) C
9 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.60%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) MCSD
2 7 (9.09%) MCSE
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
2 2 (2.60%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) Zend
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle
3 4 (5.19%) Demandware
3 4 (5.19%) Guidewire
3 4 (5.19%) DevExpress
4 3 (3.90%) hybris
4 3 (3.90%) DataCash
4 3 (3.90%) Ogone
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.90%) ATG
5 2 (2.60%) BMC
6 1 (1.30%) Dell
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