The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 48 56 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs citing OO 31 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.63% 4.27% 7.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.60% 4.87% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 18
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,875
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,000 £40,000
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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
470 513 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.30% 87.69% 79.75%
Number of salaries quoted 355 362 192
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,200 £57,500
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 Watford

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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Salary Trend in Watford

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

OO Salary Trend in Watford

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Salary Histogram in Watford

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

OO Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 27 (49.09%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) Linux
3 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 21 (38.18%) CSS
4 21 (38.18%) HTML
5 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
5 19 (34.55%) Web Services
6 18 (32.73%) Degree
7 17 (30.91%) SQL
7 17 (30.91%) C#
8 15 (27.27%) .NET
8 15 (27.27%) Mobile App
9 14 (25.45%) UNIX
9 14 (25.45%) Spring
10 13 (23.64%) Finance
10 13 (23.64%) C++
10 13 (23.64%) User Experience
11 12 (21.82%) Relational Database
11 12 (21.82%) C
11 12 (21.82%) Oracle
11 12 (21.82%) UML
11 12 (21.82%) RDBMS
11 12 (21.82%) MVC
11 12 (21.82%) Hibernate
11 12 (21.82%) Subversion
12 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (20.00%) Windows
13 10 (18.18%) Embedded C++
13 10 (18.18%) OOD
13 10 (18.18%) TDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.09%) JBoss
2 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (7.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) HTTP
2 4 (7.27%) Internet
3 3 (5.45%) iBeacon
4 2 (3.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) RDBMS
1 12 (21.82%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.36%) MongoDB
3 8 (14.55%) MySQL
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.09%) Informix
5 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.45%) DB2
6 3 (5.45%) SQLite
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Subversion
2 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.18%) Xcode
3 9 (16.36%) Maven
3 9 (16.36%) Eclipse
4 7 (12.73%) JUnit
5 4 (7.27%) Ant
5 4 (7.27%) Log4j
6 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.45%) CocoaPods
7 2 (3.64%) PHPUnit
7 2 (3.64%) Grunt
7 2 (3.64%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 5 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (76.36%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Software Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) Senior Developer
6 8 (14.55%) Analyst
6 8 (14.55%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 7 (12.73%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (12.73%) Lead Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
8 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
9 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
9 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
9 5 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Java Applications Developer
10 4 (7.27%) Applications Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) HTML
1 21 (38.18%) CSS
2 19 (34.55%) Web Services
3 15 (27.27%) .NET
4 14 (25.45%) Spring
5 12 (21.82%) Hibernate
6 10 (18.18%) iOS SDK
7 9 (16.36%) jQuery
7 9 (16.36%) Ajax
7 9 (16.36%) XML
7 9 (16.36%) SOAP
7 9 (16.36%) Struts
8 8 (14.55%) JSP
9 7 (12.73%) J2EE
9 7 (12.73%) HTML5
9 7 (12.73%) REST
9 7 (12.73%) Android SDK
10 6 (10.91%) JSON
11 5 (9.09%) Java EE
11 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 13 (23.64%) User Experience
3 10 (18.18%) iPhone
3 10 (18.18%) iPad
4 7 (12.73%) Blackberry
5 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 4 (7.27%) Web 2.0
7 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Linux
2 14 (25.45%) UNIX
3 11 (20.00%) Windows
4 10 (18.18%) Android
4 10 (18.18%) Apple iOS
5 8 (14.55%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (7.27%) HPUX
6 4 (7.27%) Solaris
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.82%) UML
2 12 (21.82%) MVC
3 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.18%) TDD
4 10 (18.18%) OOD
4 10 (18.18%) iOS Development
5 9 (16.36%) OOP
6 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.55%) Embedded Software Development
6 8 (14.55%) Software Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Android Development
7 7 (12.73%) RUP
7 7 (12.73%) Mobile Development
8 6 (10.91%) Migration
8 6 (10.91%) Mobile Commerce
8 6 (10.91%) Memory Management
8 6 (10.91%) Time Management
8 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) Java
2 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.91%) C#
3 17 (30.91%) SQL
4 13 (23.64%) C++
5 12 (21.82%) C
6 10 (18.18%) Embedded C++
6 10 (18.18%) Objective-C
7 8 (14.55%) Python
8 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 4 (7.27%) XPath
9 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
10 3 (5.45%) PHP
10 3 (5.45%) Apple Swift
11 2 (3.64%) VB
11 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
11 2 (3.64%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.82%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) Intel
3 6 (10.91%) Adobe
4 4 (7.27%) Interwoven
4 4 (7.27%) IBM
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.45%) Apple
5 3 (5.45%) ATG
5 3 (5.45%) Xamarin
5 3 (5.45%) DataCash
5 3 (5.45%) Ogone
5 3 (5.45%) hybris
5 3 (5.45%) Demandware
6 2 (3.64%) Facebook
6 2 (3.64%) Talend
6 2 (3.64%) Google
6 2 (3.64%) Sybase
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