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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 112 109 130
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing OOP 30 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.43% 1.50% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.02% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 23
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
1581 1686 2133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 75.21% 74.34% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1303 1777
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £45,000 -
St Albans -15 5 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Ware - 5 - -
Watford -5 4 - -
Stevenage - 1 £50,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 64 (81.01%) HTML
2 63 (79.75%) JavaScript
3 55 (69.62%) CSS
4 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (55.70%) Java
5 44 (55.70%) SQL Server
6 41 (51.90%) Software Engineering
7 40 (50.63%) MVC
8 38 (48.10%) C#
9 35 (44.30%) SQL
10 33 (41.77%) .NET
10 33 (41.77%) OO
10 33 (41.77%) jQuery
11 31 (39.24%) HTML5
12 27 (34.18%) ASP.NET
13 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (29.11%) J2EE
14 23 (29.11%) Oracle
14 23 (29.11%) E-Commerce
15 21 (26.58%) VB
15 21 (26.58%) IIS
15 21 (26.58%) Git (software)
16 20 (25.32%) LINQ
16 20 (25.32%) MySQL
17 19 (24.05%) DB2
17 19 (24.05%) JSP
17 19 (24.05%) Unit Testing
17 19 (24.05%) Degree
17 19 (24.05%) Demandware
17 19 (24.05%) DataCash

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (26.58%) IIS
2 12 (15.19%) JBoss
2 12 (15.19%) WebSphere
2 12 (15.19%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.33%) Confluence
4 2 (2.53%) Node.js
5 1 (1.27%) Drupal
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.27%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
1 2 (2.53%) ElastiCache
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) DNS
1 1 (1.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (55.70%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.32%) MySQL
3 19 (24.05%) DB2
4 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.86%) Couchbase
5 7 (8.86%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.53%) Redis
8 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.27%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Git (software)
2 17 (21.52%) JUnit
3 15 (18.99%) JIRA
4 10 (12.66%) Selenium
4 10 (12.66%) Ant
5 8 (10.13%) NUnit
6 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.33%) Fiddler
7 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.06%) SpecFlow
8 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.06%) Android Studio
9 3 (3.80%) NCrunch
9 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.27%) MSTest
11 1 (1.27%) Subversion
11 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (6.33%) Marketing
2 1 (1.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (83.54%) Developer
2 30 (37.97%) .NET Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Lead Developer
4 16 (20.25%) Java Developer
4 16 (20.25%) Software Engineer
5 15 (18.99%) Applications Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Junior
6 11 (13.92%) Junior Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Java Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Engineer
11 4 (5.06%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Lead .NET Developer
12 3 (3.80%) .NET Software Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (81.01%) HTML
2 55 (69.62%) CSS
3 33 (41.77%) .NET
3 33 (41.77%) jQuery
4 31 (39.24%) HTML5
5 27 (34.18%) ASP.NET
6 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (29.11%) J2EE
8 20 (25.32%) LINQ
9 19 (24.05%) JSP
10 18 (22.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 17 (21.52%) Ajax
11 17 (21.52%) Razor View Engine
12 16 (20.25%) AngularJS
13 13 (16.46%) XML
14 11 (13.92%) CSS3
14 11 (13.92%) JSON
15 10 (12.66%) PhoneGap
16 8 (10.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Open Source
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.27%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 8 (10.13%) Linux
3 6 (7.59%) Android
4 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (51.90%) Software Engineering
3 40 (50.63%) MVC
4 33 (41.77%) OO
5 23 (29.11%) E-Commerce
6 19 (24.05%) Unit Testing
7 18 (22.78%) SOA
8 16 (20.25%) Content Management
8 16 (20.25%) TDD
9 13 (16.46%) Web Development
10 9 (11.39%) BDD
11 8 (10.13%) Scrum
12 6 (7.59%) Product Management
13 5 (6.33%) DevOps
13 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (6.33%) Pair Programming
14 4 (5.06%) Business Development
14 4 (5.06%) Strategic Planning
14 4 (5.06%) Multithreading
14 4 (5.06%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (79.75%) JavaScript
2 44 (55.70%) Java
3 38 (48.10%) C#
4 35 (44.30%) SQL
5 21 (26.58%) VB
6 14 (17.72%) PHP
7 11 (13.92%) Python
7 11 (13.92%) Ruby
8 6 (7.59%) C++
9 5 (6.33%) T-SQL
10 4 (5.06%) C
10 4 (5.06%) VB6
11 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) MCSD
2 1 (1.27%) MCSE
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Oracle
2 19 (24.05%) Demandware
2 19 (24.05%) DataCash
2 19 (24.05%) Ogone
3 18 (22.78%) hybris
3 18 (22.78%) ATG
4 5 (6.33%) Splunk
5 2 (2.53%) Zend
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
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