The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 17 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 45 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.74% 5.08% 7.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.85% 6.38% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 25
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
457 423 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 88.74% 79.66% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 371 369 328
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

OO Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for OO.

1 71 (97.26%) Java
2 47 (64.38%) JavaScript
3 42 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (52.05%) Web Services
5 36 (49.32%) Software Engineering
6 35 (47.95%) HTML
6 35 (47.95%) Node.js
7 28 (38.36%) SQL
7 28 (38.36%) Spring
8 27 (36.99%) OOP
9 24 (32.88%) XML
9 24 (32.88%) UML
10 23 (31.51%) Scrum
10 23 (31.51%) jQuery
10 23 (31.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
11 22 (30.14%) REST
11 22 (30.14%) gulp
11 22 (30.14%) ES6
12 21 (28.77%) CSS
12 21 (28.77%) C#
13 20 (27.40%) Finance
14 19 (26.03%) C++
14 19 (26.03%) Ajax
15 18 (24.66%) RESTful
15 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
16 17 (23.29%) Hibernate
16 17 (23.29%) JSON
16 17 (23.29%) HTML5
17 16 (21.92%) D3.js

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.07%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.96%) JBoss
2 8 (10.96%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.96%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.37%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (12.33%) RDBMS
3 9 (12.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) gulp
2 16 (21.92%) JBehave
2 16 (21.92%) Karma Test Runner
2 16 (21.92%) WebDriver
3 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
4 11 (15.07%) Maven
5 7 (9.59%) Subversion
6 6 (8.22%) Bitbucket
7 4 (5.48%) JUnit
8 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.11%) LabVIEW
9 2 (2.74%) Android Studio
10 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.37%) NUnit
10 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.37%) Selenium
10 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 13 (17.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (90.41%) Developer
2 26 (35.62%) Java Developer
3 22 (30.14%) Senior Developer
4 21 (28.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 20 (27.40%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (16.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (15.07%) Analyst
7 11 (15.07%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (12.33%) Android Developer
8 9 (12.33%) Senior Android Developer
9 8 (10.96%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (10.96%) Web Developer
10 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
11 6 (8.22%) JavaScript Engineer
12 5 (6.85%) SQL Developer
13 4 (5.48%) Agile Developer
13 4 (5.48%) Agile Java Developer
13 4 (5.48%) Analyst Developer
13 4 (5.48%) Java Analyst Developer
14 3 (4.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (52.05%) Web Services
2 35 (47.95%) HTML
2 35 (47.95%) Node.js
3 28 (38.36%) Spring
4 24 (32.88%) XML
5 23 (31.51%) jQuery
5 23 (31.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
6 22 (30.14%) REST
7 21 (28.77%) CSS
8 19 (26.03%) Ajax
9 18 (24.66%) RESTful
10 17 (23.29%) Hibernate
10 17 (23.29%) HTML5
10 17 (23.29%) JSON
11 16 (21.92%) CodeMirror
11 16 (21.92%) D3.js
12 13 (17.81%) ZeroMQ
13 11 (15.07%) JAX-RS
13 11 (15.07%) lodash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
2 13 (17.81%) Physics
2 13 (17.81%) Visualisation
3 9 (12.33%) Virtual Team
4 7 (9.59%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.74%) User Experience
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) BBC
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) Fintech
6 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Unix
2 9 (12.33%) Android
2 9 (12.33%) Linux
3 5 (6.85%) Windows
3 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (49.32%) Software Engineering
3 27 (36.99%) OOP
4 24 (32.88%) UML
5 23 (31.51%) Scrum
6 16 (21.92%) OOD
7 15 (20.55%) TDD
8 13 (17.81%) Data Visualisation
8 13 (17.81%) Web Development
9 12 (16.44%) OOA/OOD
10 11 (15.07%) Front End Development
10 11 (15.07%) SOA
11 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
12 9 (12.33%) Android Development
12 9 (12.33%) BPR
12 9 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (12.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
12 9 (12.33%) SDLC
12 9 (12.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 71 (97.26%) Java
2 47 (64.38%) JavaScript
3 28 (38.36%) SQL
4 22 (30.14%) ES6
5 21 (28.77%) C#
6 19 (26.03%) C++
7 16 (21.92%) Shell Script
8 9 (12.33%) PL/SQL
9 6 (8.22%) Python
9 6 (8.22%) Ruby
9 6 (8.22%) Scala
10 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Degree
2 13 (17.81%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Oracle
2 2 (2.74%) Sybase
3 1 (1.37%) IBM
3 1 (1.37%) Virgin Media
3 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
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