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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 123 104 121
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing OOP 29 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.24% 1.72% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 2.29% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 22
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £45,000
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
1736 1881 2039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.25% 75.21% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1491 1670
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 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 4 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
Hemel Hempstead -25 10 £45,000 +38.46%
St Albans -9 9 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Watford +1 3 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City -15 1 £55,000 +83.33%
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 65 (77.38%) JavaScript
2 61 (72.62%) HTML
3 55 (65.48%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (60.71%) CSS
5 46 (54.76%) MVC
6 45 (53.57%) Java
7 44 (52.38%) SQL Server
8 41 (48.81%) Software Engineering
9 39 (46.43%) C#
10 38 (45.24%) SQL
11 35 (41.67%) jQuery
12 34 (40.48%) .NET
13 33 (39.29%) OO
13 33 (39.29%) HTML5
14 31 (36.90%) ASP.NET
15 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
16 24 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (28.57%) AngularJS
17 23 (27.38%) TDD
18 22 (26.19%) VB
18 22 (26.19%) SOA
19 21 (25.00%) JUnit
20 20 (23.81%) Oracle
20 20 (23.81%) LINQ
21 19 (22.62%) JIRA
21 19 (22.62%) E-Commerce
21 19 (22.62%) Unit Testing
22 18 (21.43%) J2EE
22 18 (21.43%) IIS
22 18 (21.43%) Degree

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (21.43%) IIS
2 15 (17.86%) JBoss
2 15 (17.86%) WebLogic
2 15 (17.86%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (7.14%) Confluence
5 2 (2.38%) Node.js
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.19%) Drupal
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Mingle
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
1 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) SaaS
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (16.67%) MySQL
3 14 (16.67%) DB2
4 8 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 8 (9.52%) Couchbase
5 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.38%) Redis
6 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.19%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.19%) Big Data
7 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.19%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (29.76%) Git (software)
2 21 (25.00%) JUnit
3 19 (22.62%) JIRA
4 14 (16.67%) Selenium
5 13 (15.48%) Ant
6 8 (9.52%) NUnit
6 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
7 6 (7.14%) Fiddler
7 6 (7.14%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.76%) SpecFlow
8 4 (4.76%) Android Studio
9 3 (3.57%) NCrunch
9 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (1.19%) MSTest
General
1 4 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (1.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (78.57%) Developer
2 29 (34.52%) .NET Developer
3 20 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 20 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Lead Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Junior
6 11 (13.10%) Junior Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Applications Developer
8 8 (9.52%) Software Developer
8 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (8.33%) Senior Developer
10 6 (7.14%) Java Engineer
11 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.95%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Senior Java Engineer
11 5 (5.95%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (72.62%) HTML
2 51 (60.71%) CSS
3 35 (41.67%) jQuery
4 34 (40.48%) .NET
5 33 (39.29%) HTML5
6 31 (36.90%) ASP.NET
7 24 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 20 (23.81%) LINQ
9 18 (21.43%) J2EE
10 17 (20.24%) Ajax
10 17 (20.24%) Razor View Engine
10 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 17 (20.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (19.05%) XML
12 14 (16.67%) CSS3
12 14 (16.67%) JSON
12 14 (16.67%) JSP
13 13 (15.48%) PhoneGap
14 8 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Open Source
2 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.19%) User Experience
4 1 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.86%) Windows
2 7 (8.33%) Linux
3 6 (7.14%) Android
4 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.76%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.19%) CentOS
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (65.48%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.76%) MVC
3 41 (48.81%) Software Engineering
4 33 (39.29%) OO
5 23 (27.38%) TDD
6 22 (26.19%) SOA
7 19 (22.62%) E-Commerce
7 19 (22.62%) Unit Testing
8 14 (16.67%) Web Development
9 13 (15.48%) Scrum
9 13 (15.48%) Mobile Development
10 11 (13.10%) Content Management
10 11 (13.10%) BDD
11 7 (8.33%) DevOps
11 7 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (8.33%) Pair Programming
12 6 (7.14%) Product Management
13 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
14 4 (4.76%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (77.38%) JavaScript
2 45 (53.57%) Java
3 39 (46.43%) C#
4 38 (45.24%) SQL
5 22 (26.19%) VB
6 17 (20.24%) PHP
7 16 (19.05%) Python
8 14 (16.67%) Ruby
9 9 (10.71%) T-SQL
10 6 (7.14%) C++
11 4 (4.76%) VB6
11 4 (4.76%) C
12 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.19%) R
13 1 (1.19%) Scala
13 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) MCSD
2 1 (1.19%) MCSE
2 1 (1.19%) PhD
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Firmware
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) SCCM
1 1 (1.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.19%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) Oracle
2 14 (16.67%) hybris
2 14 (16.67%) Demandware
2 14 (16.67%) DataCash
2 14 (16.67%) Ogone
2 14 (16.67%) ATG
3 6 (7.14%) Splunk
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.38%) Informatica
5 2 (2.38%) Talend
6 1 (1.19%) BMC
6 1 (1.19%) Zend
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ACI Worldwide EMEA Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 14 days ago