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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 105 99 122
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs citing OOP 45 47 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.97% 1.81% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 2.32% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 20
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £50,000
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
1731 2023 1982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 75.85% 77.72% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1627 1564
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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
St Albans -5 18 £45,000 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -16 11 £45,000 +35.33%
Watford +4 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Letchworth +16 1 £40,000 +35.59%
Hertford +14 1 £24,000 -36.00%
Welwyn Garden City -14 1 £55,000 +83.33%
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 76 (74.51%) JavaScript
2 66 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (61.76%) HTML
4 61 (59.80%) MVC
5 53 (51.96%) CSS
6 51 (50.00%) C#
6 51 (50.00%) SQL
7 50 (49.02%) SQL Server
8 46 (45.10%) .NET
9 45 (44.12%) Java
10 43 (42.16%) OO
11 42 (41.18%) ASP.NET
12 41 (40.20%) Software Engineering
13 40 (39.22%) jQuery
14 38 (37.25%) HTML5
15 36 (35.29%) AngularJS
16 31 (30.39%) TDD
17 28 (27.45%) Windows
17 28 (27.45%) Git (software)
18 25 (24.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 25 (24.51%) SOA
19 23 (22.55%) JUnit
19 23 (22.55%) Scrum
20 22 (21.57%) VB
21 21 (20.59%) PHP
21 21 (20.59%) Degree
21 21 (20.59%) JIRA
22 20 (19.61%) LINQ
22 20 (19.61%) Oracle
23 19 (18.63%) XML

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (17.65%) JBoss
1 18 (17.65%) WebLogic
1 18 (17.65%) IIS
1 18 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.90%) Confluence
4 2 (1.96%) Node.js
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.98%) Mingle
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
2 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.92%) SaaS
2 2 (1.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) iBeacon
1 1 (0.98%) Intranet
1 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (49.02%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (9.80%) MySQL
4 10 (9.80%) DB2
5 8 (7.84%) NoSQL
6 7 (6.86%) Couchbase
7 6 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.96%) Redis
10 1 (0.98%) SQLite
10 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.98%) Big Data
10 1 (0.98%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.98%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.98%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 23 (22.55%) JUnit
3 21 (20.59%) JIRA
4 17 (16.67%) Selenium
5 16 (15.69%) Ant
6 8 (7.84%) NUnit
7 7 (6.86%) Jenkins
8 6 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (4.90%) Fiddler
9 5 (4.90%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
10 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.92%) SpecFlow
10 4 (3.92%) Android Studio
11 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.94%) TeamCity
11 3 (2.94%) NCrunch
12 2 (1.96%) Subversion
12 2 (1.96%) Xcode
General
1 4 (3.92%) Marketing
2 2 (1.96%) Retail
2 2 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 80 (78.43%) Developer
2 31 (30.39%) .NET Developer
3 23 (22.55%) Software Engineer
3 23 (22.55%) Java Developer
4 16 (15.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (15.69%) Software Developer
5 12 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Junior .NET Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Junior Developer
6 11 (10.78%) Junior
7 9 (8.82%) Lead Developer
7 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (6.86%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (6.86%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (6.86%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Applications Developer
9 6 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (61.76%) HTML
2 53 (51.96%) CSS
3 46 (45.10%) .NET
4 42 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 40 (39.22%) jQuery
6 38 (37.25%) HTML5
7 36 (35.29%) AngularJS
8 25 (24.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (19.61%) LINQ
10 19 (18.63%) XML
11 17 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 17 (16.67%) Ajax
11 17 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 17 (16.67%) CSS3
11 17 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
11 17 (16.67%) Entity Framework
11 17 (16.67%) JSON
12 16 (15.69%) PhoneGap
13 14 (13.73%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.94%) User Experience
3 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.98%) iPhone
4 1 (0.98%) iPad
4 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.98%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.45%) Windows
2 10 (9.80%) Android
3 8 (7.84%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.86%) Linux
5 5 (4.90%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.94%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.98%) CentOS
8 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (59.80%) MVC
3 43 (42.16%) OO
4 41 (40.20%) Software Engineering
5 31 (30.39%) TDD
6 25 (24.51%) SOA
7 23 (22.55%) Scrum
8 19 (18.63%) Unit Testing
9 18 (17.65%) Open Source
9 18 (17.65%) Mobile Development
9 18 (17.65%) Web Development
10 15 (14.71%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.80%) BDD
12 9 (8.82%) Time Management
13 8 (7.84%) Content Management
14 7 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
14 7 (6.86%) DevOps
15 6 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 76 (74.51%) JavaScript
2 51 (50.00%) C#
2 51 (50.00%) SQL
3 45 (44.12%) Java
4 22 (21.57%) VB
5 21 (20.59%) PHP
6 19 (18.63%) Python
7 18 (17.65%) T-SQL
8 17 (16.67%) Ruby
9 7 (6.86%) C++
10 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.92%) VB6
11 4 (3.92%) C
12 2 (1.96%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.98%) R
13 1 (0.98%) Scala
13 1 (0.98%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (20.59%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) MCSD
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.98%) MCSE
2 1 (0.98%) PhD
2 1 (0.98%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Firmware
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.98%) SCCM
1 1 (0.98%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Oracle
2 10 (9.80%) ATG
2 10 (9.80%) Demandware
2 10 (9.80%) DataCash
2 10 (9.80%) Ogone
2 10 (9.80%) hybris
3 6 (5.88%) Informatica
3 6 (5.88%) Talend
4 5 (4.90%) Splunk
5 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.94%) Adobe
6 2 (1.96%) Apple
7 1 (0.98%) Zend
7 1 (0.98%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.98%) BMC
7 1 (0.98%) Google
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Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
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Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive plus company benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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