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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 14 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing OO 39 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 23.78% 14.06% 11.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.89% 20.93% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 28
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -1.04%
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
135 86 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 82.32% 67.19% 72.43%
Number of salaries quoted 129 71 146
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in St Albans

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 80 (94.12%) C#
2 64 (75.29%) .NET
2 64 (75.29%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (74.12%) ASP.NET
3 63 (74.12%) MVC
3 63 (74.12%) TDD
4 61 (71.76%) SQL Server
5 60 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (67.06%) BDD
7 52 (61.18%) WCF
7 52 (61.18%) Web Application Development
8 31 (36.47%) Git (software)
8 31 (36.47%) RESTful
8 31 (36.47%) CQRS
9 29 (34.12%) Games
10 26 (30.59%) Apple
10 26 (30.59%) Internet
10 26 (30.59%) Sony
10 26 (30.59%) BBC
10 26 (30.59%) Ruby
10 26 (30.59%) Yahoo!
10 26 (30.59%) Google
10 26 (30.59%) Domain-Driven Design
10 26 (30.59%) Social Media
10 26 (30.59%) NoSQL
10 26 (30.59%) Node.js
10 26 (30.59%) Facebook
10 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
12 21 (24.71%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 26 (30.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (30.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (71.76%) SQL Server
2 26 (30.59%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) RavenDB
4 5 (5.88%) Neo4j
5 3 (3.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (36.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.88%) MSTest
2 5 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.88%) NUnit
2 5 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (34.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 84 (98.82%) Developer
2 59 (69.41%) .NET Developer
3 23 (27.06%) Software Developer
4 18 (21.18%) Software Engineer
5 15 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 15 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (17.65%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Senior Software Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.24%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Junior Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Graduate
8 6 (7.06%) Junior
8 6 (7.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (75.29%) .NET
2 63 (74.12%) ASP.NET
3 60 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (61.18%) WCF
5 31 (36.47%) RESTful
6 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (14.12%) .NET Framework
8 8 (9.41%) Web Services
9 7 (8.24%) HTML
9 7 (8.24%) CSS
10 6 (7.06%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.06%) Entity Framework
11 5 (5.88%) CSS3
11 5 (5.88%) HTML5
11 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (2.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.59%) BBC
1 26 (30.59%) Social Media
2 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
3 16 (18.82%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.35%) Online Games
5 1 (1.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.18%) Robotics
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) UNIX
1 16 (18.82%) Linux
2 8 (9.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (75.29%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (74.12%) TDD
2 63 (74.12%) MVC
3 57 (67.06%) BDD
4 52 (61.18%) Web Application Development
5 31 (36.47%) CQRS
6 26 (30.59%) Domain-Driven Design
7 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
8 16 (18.82%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.88%) OO PHP
9 5 (5.88%) Web Development
9 5 (5.88%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.53%) Scrum
10 3 (3.53%) OOP
11 1 (1.18%) OOD
11 1 (1.18%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (94.12%) C#
2 26 (30.59%) Ruby
3 19 (22.35%) Python
4 16 (18.82%) C
4 16 (18.82%) C++
4 16 (18.82%) Java
5 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.88%) PHP
6 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.71%) SQL
7 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (24.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Apple
1 26 (30.59%) Sony
1 26 (30.59%) Yahoo!
1 26 (30.59%) Google
1 26 (30.59%) Facebook
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
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