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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 99 120 145
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +25
Permanent jobs citing OOP 43 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.88% 0.65% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 0.86% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 10 22
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -29.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £27,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,750 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
1841 1511 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.29% 75.17% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1208 1762
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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
Hitchin - 14 £45,000 -
Berkhamsted - 5 £35,000 - 1
Watford -5 3 £50,000 +53.84%
Hertford - 3 £47,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £30,000 -
Letchworth -2 1 £35,000 +9.37%
Hemel Hempstead -14 1 £35,000 - 2
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (60.47%) OO
2 43 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 41 (47.67%) HTML
4 37 (43.02%) CSS
5 36 (41.86%) MySQL
5 36 (41.86%) Git (software)
6 35 (40.70%) PHP
7 32 (37.21%) C#
8 26 (30.23%) Windows
8 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
10 22 (25.58%) .NET
10 22 (25.58%) HTML5
11 21 (24.42%) jQuery
12 20 (23.26%) MVC
13 18 (20.93%) SQL
13 18 (20.93%) Linux
13 18 (20.93%) LAMP
14 17 (19.77%) TDD
14 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
14 17 (19.77%) Relational Database
15 16 (18.60%) Degree
16 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
17 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
18 13 (15.12%) WinForms
18 13 (15.12%) Visual Studio
18 13 (15.12%) Java
19 12 (13.95%) XML
20 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2005
20 11 (12.79%) CSS3

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (10.47%) Node.js
2 5 (5.81%) WordPress
3 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.16%) IIS
4 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Mingle
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.86%) MySQL
2 23 (26.74%) SQL Server
3 17 (19.77%) Relational Database
4 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (10.47%) MongoDB
6 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (8.14%) RavenDB
7 7 (8.14%) Neo4j
8 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
9 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.33%) Informix
11 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (41.86%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.12%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.47%) Subversion
4 8 (9.30%) TeamCity
4 8 (9.30%) NUnit
5 7 (8.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (8.14%) MSTest
6 3 (3.49%) Moq
6 3 (3.49%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.33%) MSI
General
1 9 (10.47%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (88.37%) Developer
2 21 (24.42%) Web Developer
3 20 (23.26%) PHP Developer
4 19 (22.09%) Software Developer
5 17 (19.77%) PHP Web Developer
6 15 (17.44%) Programmer
7 11 (12.79%) Senior Developer
7 11 (12.79%) .NET Developer
8 10 (11.63%) C# Developer
9 9 (10.47%) C++ Developer
9 9 (10.47%) C++ Software Developer
10 8 (9.30%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (8.14%) Senior Programmer
11 7 (8.14%) .NET Programmer
11 7 (8.14%) Senior .NET Programmer
11 7 (8.14%) Software Engineer
12 6 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (5.81%) PHP Programmer
13 5 (5.81%) Web Programmer
14 4 (4.65%) FoxPro Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.67%) HTML
2 37 (43.02%) CSS
3 22 (25.58%) .NET
3 22 (25.58%) HTML5
4 21 (24.42%) jQuery
5 18 (20.93%) LAMP
6 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
7 13 (15.12%) WinForms
8 12 (13.95%) XML
9 11 (12.79%) CSS3
10 10 (11.63%) Silverlight
11 9 (10.47%) MFC
11 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (10.47%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (9.30%) Laravel
12 8 (9.30%) Web Services
12 8 (9.30%) Ajax
12 8 (9.30%) Symfony
13 7 (8.14%) RESTful
13 7 (8.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Kindle
2 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.49%) W3C
6 2 (2.33%) iPhone
6 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.16%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Windows
2 18 (20.93%) Linux
3 7 (8.14%) CentOS
4 3 (3.49%) UNIX
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) OO
2 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (23.26%) MVC
4 17 (19.77%) TDD
5 15 (17.44%) Software Engineering
6 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.47%) Web Development
8 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.14%) BDD
9 7 (8.14%) CQRS
10 6 (6.98%) SOA
11 5 (5.81%) OOD
11 5 (5.81%) Web Application Development
12 4 (4.65%) Project Management
12 4 (4.65%) Content Management
12 4 (4.65%) Scrum
13 3 (3.49%) Web Design
13 3 (3.49%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (3.49%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (3.49%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (40.70%) PHP
3 32 (37.21%) C#
4 18 (20.93%) SQL
5 13 (15.12%) Java
6 10 (11.63%) C++
7 9 (10.47%) VC++
8 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.81%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.33%) VB
11 2 (2.33%) C
12 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) MCSD
2 7 (8.14%) MCSE
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (2.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Zend
2 4 (4.65%) DevExpress
2 4 (4.65%) Guidewire
3 3 (3.49%) Demandware
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) JBoss
4 2 (2.33%) hybris
4 2 (2.33%) BMC
4 2 (2.33%) ATG
4 2 (2.33%) CyberSource
4 2 (2.33%) DataCash
4 2 (2.33%) Ogone
5 1 (1.16%) Dell
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Bonus, Shares, Health/Dental, Relocation
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 15% bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 5% bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago