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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 98 101 116
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 52 46 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.16% 1.97% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.43% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 51 44 15
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
1968 1891 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.69% 80.81% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1539 1226
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 £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +11 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Berkhamsted +6 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Watford -3 5 £45,000 +9.09%
St Albans -11 4 £45,000 -
Welwyn - 3 £55,000 -
Broxbourne - 2 £50,000 - 1
Cheshunt - 2 £50,000 -
Hitchin -1 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Welwyn Garden City -2 1 £32,500 +8.33% 1
OOP
East of England

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 61 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (58.42%) JavaScript
3 53 (52.48%) SQL
3 53 (52.48%) MVC
4 46 (45.54%) C#
4 46 (45.54%) .NET
5 45 (44.55%) OO
6 44 (43.56%) AngularJS
7 37 (36.63%) ASP.NET
8 36 (35.64%) SQL Server
9 35 (34.65%) HTML
9 35 (34.65%) Windows
10 30 (29.70%) TDD
10 30 (29.70%) .NET Framework
10 30 (29.70%) jQuery
11 29 (28.71%) Scrum
11 29 (28.71%) Entity Framework
12 28 (27.72%) CSS
12 28 (27.72%) Java
12 28 (27.72%) Time Management
12 28 (27.72%) Git (software)
13 25 (24.75%) Software Engineering
13 25 (24.75%) T-SQL
14 23 (22.77%) Web Development
14 23 (22.77%) HTML5
15 22 (21.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 22 (21.78%) PHP
15 22 (21.78%) ETL
16 21 (20.79%) Informatica
16 21 (20.79%) PL/SQL

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 16 (15.84%) WebLogic
1 16 (15.84%) JBoss
1 16 (15.84%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.99%) Drupal
3 1 (0.99%) WordPress
3 1 (0.99%) Confluence
3 1 (0.99%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) iBeacon
2 1 (0.99%) VoIP
2 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.99%) CTI
2 1 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (35.64%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (20.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (20.79%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (7.92%) MySQL
4 8 (7.92%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.94%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.97%) SQLite
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.99%) Big Data
8 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.99%) DTS
8 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.99%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (27.72%) Git (software)
2 21 (20.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 21 (20.79%) Oracle Forms
3 17 (16.83%) JUnit
3 17 (16.83%) JIRA
3 17 (16.83%) Selenium
4 16 (15.84%) Ant
5 6 (5.94%) Subversion
6 5 (4.95%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.96%) Xcode
8 3 (2.97%) Maven
8 3 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.97%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.97%) CocoaPods
9 2 (1.98%) NuGet
9 2 (1.98%) NCrunch
9 2 (1.98%) NUnit
10 1 (0.99%) MSI
10 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.99%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (5.94%) Retail
2 2 (1.98%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Advertising
3 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (84.16%) Developer
2 28 (27.72%) Software Developer
3 22 (21.78%) Software Engineer
4 21 (20.79%) Oracle Developer
5 19 (18.81%) .NET Developer
5 19 (18.81%) C# Developer
6 18 (17.82%) Java Developer
7 17 (16.83%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (15.84%) Senior Developer
9 15 (14.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (11.88%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (11.88%) Senior Software Developer
10 12 (11.88%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (7.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Technical Leader
13 4 (3.96%) Senior C# Developer
14 3 (2.97%) Android Developer
14 3 (2.97%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (45.54%) .NET
2 44 (43.56%) AngularJS
3 37 (36.63%) ASP.NET
4 35 (34.65%) HTML
5 30 (29.70%) .NET Framework
5 30 (29.70%) jQuery
6 29 (28.71%) Entity Framework
7 28 (27.72%) CSS
8 23 (22.77%) HTML5
9 19 (18.81%) CSS3
10 17 (16.83%) JSON
10 17 (16.83%) XML
11 16 (15.84%) PhoneGap
12 14 (13.86%) Web Services
13 10 (9.90%) WinForms
14 6 (5.94%) iOS SDK
14 6 (5.94%) REST
14 6 (5.94%) WCF
14 6 (5.94%) WPF
15 4 (3.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.93%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.94%) User Experience
4 3 (2.97%) iPhone
4 3 (2.97%) iPad
4 3 (2.97%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.98%) FMCG
5 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.99%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.99%) IVR
6 1 (0.99%) Statistics
6 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (34.65%) Windows
2 8 (7.92%) Android
3 7 (6.93%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.97%) Linux
5 3 (2.97%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (52.48%) MVC
3 45 (44.55%) OO
4 30 (29.70%) TDD
5 29 (28.71%) Scrum
6 28 (27.72%) Time Management
7 25 (24.75%) Software Engineering
8 23 (22.77%) Web Development
9 22 (21.78%) ETL
10 19 (18.81%) SOA
10 19 (18.81%) Open Source
10 19 (18.81%) Mobile Development
11 8 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.94%) Memory Management
12 6 (5.94%) Mobile Commerce
12 6 (5.94%) iOS Development
12 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.94%) Migration
13 5 (4.95%) DevOps
13 5 (4.95%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 59 (58.42%) JavaScript
2 53 (52.48%) SQL
3 46 (45.54%) C#
4 28 (27.72%) Java
5 25 (24.75%) T-SQL
6 22 (21.78%) PHP
7 21 (20.79%) PL/SQL
8 18 (17.82%) Python
9 16 (15.84%) Ruby
10 4 (3.96%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.97%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.97%) C++
12 1 (0.99%) VB
12 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.99%) PHP5
12 1 (0.99%) Scala
12 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) BladeLogic
1 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (20.79%) Oracle
1 21 (20.79%) Informatica
1 21 (20.79%) Talend
2 7 (6.93%) Adobe
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.95%) Google
5 4 (3.96%) Apple
5 4 (3.96%) DevExpress
6 3 (2.97%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.99%) Splunk
7 1 (0.99%) Zend
7 1 (0.99%) Avaya
7 1 (0.99%) BMC
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