The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 40 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.03% 1.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 1.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
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%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

OOP
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

OOP Salary Trend in St Albans

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Redis
3 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight

OOP
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 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Redis
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) RavenDB
3 1 (16.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) MSTest
3 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) MCSD
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment