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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 18 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.00% 3.76% 10.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 5.81% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £33,750 £52,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.09% +26.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £38,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £52,000 £47,250
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
75 86 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 75.00% 64.66% 82.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63 65 71
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,250 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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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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Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Stevenage

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) HTML5
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) PHP
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Ruby
3 8 (61.54%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (61.54%) Marketing
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (61.54%) CSS3
3 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 8 (61.54%) Backbone.js
3 8 (61.54%) Ember.js
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) HSPA
5 3 (23.08%) LTE
5 3 (23.08%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (7.69%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HSPA
1 3 (23.08%) LTE
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Spotfire
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (61.54%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Front-End Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 3 (23.08%) PC Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) HTML5
2 8 (61.54%) CSS3
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (61.54%) Backbone.js
2 8 (61.54%) Ember.js
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) LINQ
4 1 (7.69%) MonoRail
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Informatics
1 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.69%) Chemistry
1 1 (7.69%) Biology
1 1 (7.69%) Life Science
1 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 3 (23.08%) System Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) PHP
2 8 (61.54%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD