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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 85 101 144
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +43
Permanent jobs citing OOP 56 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.70% 1.56% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 2.06% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 15
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £35,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1621 1602 2102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.05% 75.85% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1209 1769
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 £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 2 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 2 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
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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 -8 10 £45,000 +19.20% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £45,000 -
St Albans - 3 £52,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
Stevenage - 1 £50,000 - 3
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 62 (78.48%) HTML
2 57 (72.15%) JavaScript
3 51 (64.56%) CSS
4 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (55.70%) SQL Server
6 43 (54.43%) Java
7 39 (49.37%) C#
8 37 (46.84%) Software Engineering
9 35 (44.30%) SQL
9 35 (44.30%) OO
10 34 (43.04%) MVC
11 31 (39.24%) .NET
12 29 (36.71%) jQuery
13 27 (34.18%) HTML5
14 25 (31.65%) J2EE
14 25 (31.65%) ASP.NET
15 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (29.11%) Oracle
16 23 (29.11%) E-Commerce
17 22 (27.85%) MySQL
17 22 (27.85%) VB
18 21 (26.58%) IIS
18 21 (26.58%) JSP
19 20 (25.32%) LINQ
20 19 (24.05%) Unit Testing
20 19 (24.05%) Degree
20 19 (24.05%) DB2
20 19 (24.05%) SQL Server 2008
20 19 (24.05%) Demandware
20 19 (24.05%) DataCash

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 8 (10.13%) JBoss
2 8 (10.13%) WebSphere
2 8 (10.13%) 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%) MS Office
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%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.27%) DNS
1 1 (1.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (55.70%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.85%) MySQL
3 19 (24.05%) DB2
3 19 (24.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.86%) Couchbase
5 7 (8.86%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.53%) Redis
9 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.27%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.46%) JUnit
3 11 (13.92%) JIRA
4 8 (10.13%) NUnit
5 7 (8.86%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.59%) Selenium
6 6 (7.59%) Ant
7 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.33%) Fiddler
8 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
8 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.06%) Android Studio
8 4 (5.06%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.80%) NCrunch
9 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.27%) MSTest
11 1 (1.27%) Subversion
11 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (1.27%) MSI
General
1 5 (6.33%) Marketing
2 1 (1.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 65 (82.28%) Developer
2 28 (35.44%) .NET Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Lead Developer
4 15 (18.99%) Applications Developer
5 14 (17.72%) Java Developer
6 12 (15.19%) Software Engineer
7 11 (13.92%) Junior
7 11 (13.92%) Junior .NET Developer
7 11 (13.92%) Junior Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Java Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Engineer
11 4 (5.06%) Agile .NET Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Lead .NET Developer
12 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 2 (2.53%) Programmer
13 2 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (78.48%) HTML
2 51 (64.56%) CSS
3 31 (39.24%) .NET
4 29 (36.71%) jQuery
5 27 (34.18%) HTML5
6 25 (31.65%) J2EE
6 25 (31.65%) ASP.NET
7 24 (30.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (26.58%) JSP
9 20 (25.32%) LINQ
10 18 (22.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 17 (21.52%) Razor View Engine
11 17 (21.52%) Ajax
12 12 (15.19%) XML
13 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
14 8 (10.13%) Web Services
15 7 (8.86%) CSS3
15 7 (8.86%) JSON
16 6 (7.59%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Open Source
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) iPhone
4 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.27%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Windows
2 8 (10.13%) Linux
3 6 (7.59%) Android
4 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.06%) Windows Phone
6 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.27%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (46.84%) Software Engineering
3 35 (44.30%) OO
4 34 (43.04%) MVC
5 23 (29.11%) E-Commerce
6 19 (24.05%) Unit Testing
7 16 (20.25%) Content Management
8 14 (17.72%) TDD
8 14 (17.72%) SOA
9 9 (11.39%) Web Development
9 9 (11.39%) BDD
10 6 (7.59%) Product Management
10 6 (7.59%) Scrum
11 5 (6.33%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.33%) DevOps
12 4 (5.06%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (5.06%) Multithreading
12 4 (5.06%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (5.06%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (72.15%) JavaScript
2 43 (54.43%) Java
3 39 (49.37%) C#
4 35 (44.30%) SQL
5 22 (27.85%) VB
6 10 (12.66%) PHP
7 7 (8.86%) Python
7 7 (8.86%) Ruby
8 6 (7.59%) C++
9 4 (5.06%) C
9 4 (5.06%) VB6
10 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
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%) VCP4
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
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.27%) SCCM
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 3 (3.80%) Guidewire
5 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.53%) Zend
6 2 (2.53%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.27%) BMC
Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing
Salary: 25000-30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago