The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 23 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.61% 6.51% 8.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 7.57% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 14
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +70.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 185 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 54.90% 86.05% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 62 132 106
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
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 Stevenage

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

OO Salary Trend in Stevenage

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) WPF
5 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) VxWorks
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded C

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Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PC Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) XHTML
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) C
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) HND