The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 4 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing OO 5 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 29.41% 34.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.25% 36.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hitchin region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 94.12% 94.74% 71.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 8
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Hitchin region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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Salary Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Hitchin region.

OO Salary Trend in Hitchin

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin region citing OO 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 OO.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 5 (100.00%) Xbox
1 5 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 5 (100.00%) Xbox
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Android Development
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google