The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 12 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 37 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 25.00% 8.16% 12.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.46% 12.70% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 6 27
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 St Albans region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 63 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 87.84% 64.29% 75.23%
Number of salaries quoted 122 58 163
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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Salary Trend in St Albans

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

OO Salary Trend in St Albans

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Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in St Albans

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 81 (94.19%) C#
2 60 (69.77%) .NET
2 60 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 60 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (68.60%) TDD
3 59 (68.60%) ASP.NET
3 59 (68.60%) MVC
3 59 (68.60%) ASP.NET MVC
3 59 (68.60%) BDD
4 51 (59.30%) WCF
4 51 (59.30%) Web Application Development
5 34 (39.53%) CQRS
6 33 (38.37%) Git (software)
6 33 (38.37%) RESTful
7 29 (33.72%) Computer Science
7 29 (33.72%) Games
7 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
7 29 (33.72%) Degree
8 26 (30.23%) Internet
8 26 (30.23%) Domain-Driven Design
9 25 (29.07%) NoSQL
9 25 (29.07%) Node.js
9 25 (29.07%) Social Media
9 25 (29.07%) Facebook
9 25 (29.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (29.07%) Apple
9 25 (29.07%) BBC
9 25 (29.07%) Sony
9 25 (29.07%) Ruby
9 25 (29.07%) Yahoo!

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Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Application Platforms
1 25 (29.07%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (30.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 25 (29.07%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) RavenDB
3 8 (9.30%) Neo4j
4 3 (3.49%) MySQL
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (38.37%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.30%) TeamCity
2 8 (9.30%) MSTest
2 8 (9.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (9.30%) NUnit
2 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (33.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (98.84%) Developer
2 52 (60.47%) .NET Developer
3 28 (32.56%) Software Developer
4 20 (23.26%) Software Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Java Software Developer
4 20 (23.26%) Java Developer
4 20 (23.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (16.28%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 14 (16.28%) Senior Software Developer
5 14 (16.28%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.47%) Graduate
6 9 (10.47%) Junior
6 9 (10.47%) Junior Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Software Programmer
7 8 (9.30%) Graduate Programmer
7 8 (9.30%) Junior Software Developer
7 8 (9.30%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (69.77%) .NET
2 59 (68.60%) ASP.NET
2 59 (68.60%) ASP.NET MVC
3 51 (59.30%) WCF
4 33 (38.37%) RESTful
5 25 (29.07%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (12.79%) Web Services
7 10 (11.63%) CSS
7 10 (11.63%) HTML
8 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
9 8 (9.30%) CSS3
9 8 (9.30%) HTML5
9 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.72%) Computer Science
2 25 (29.07%) Social Media
2 25 (29.07%) BBC
3 21 (24.42%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.33%) Online Games
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Robotics
5 1 (1.16%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.42%) Linux
1 21 (24.42%) UNIX
2 8 (9.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (68.60%) TDD
2 59 (68.60%) MVC
2 59 (68.60%) BDD
3 51 (59.30%) Web Application Development
4 34 (39.53%) CQRS
5 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
6 26 (30.23%) Domain-Driven Design
7 21 (24.42%) Multithreading
8 8 (9.30%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.30%) Web Development
9 5 (5.81%) OO PHP
10 1 (1.16%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 81 (94.19%) C#
2 25 (29.07%) Ruby
3 24 (27.91%) Python
4 21 (24.42%) C
4 21 (24.42%) C++
4 21 (24.42%) Java
5 10 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.30%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.81%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) SQL
8 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (33.72%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) VCP4
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) Facebook
1 25 (29.07%) Apple
1 25 (29.07%) Sony
1 25 (29.07%) Yahoo!
1 25 (29.07%) Google
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
St Albans
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago