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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 54 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs citing OO 17 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.18% 8.01% 5.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 10.62% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 8
Average salary £32,500 £37,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.90% -20.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,375 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
445 273 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.18% 75.41% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 310 198 184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 29 August 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 50 (72.46%) HTML
1 50 (72.46%) JavaScript
2 42 (60.87%) SQL
3 40 (57.97%) Java
4 36 (52.17%) C#
5 33 (47.83%) CSS
6 28 (40.58%) Finance
7 27 (39.13%) Web Services
7 27 (39.13%) .NET
8 24 (34.78%) Degree
9 23 (33.33%) XML
10 22 (31.88%) MVC
11 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
12 17 (24.64%) HTML5
12 17 (24.64%) Mobile App
13 16 (23.19%) Mobile Application Development
13 16 (23.19%) Windows
13 16 (23.19%) JSP
13 16 (23.19%) XHTML
13 16 (23.19%) Eclipse
13 16 (23.19%) TDD
14 15 (21.74%) Subversion
14 15 (21.74%) Relational Database
15 14 (20.29%) jQuery
15 14 (20.29%) NUnit
15 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
15 14 (20.29%) JUnit
16 13 (18.84%) UNIX
16 13 (18.84%) OOP
16 13 (18.84%) Web Development

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (11.59%) CMS
2 6 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (8.70%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.45%) SAS
3 1 (1.45%) Drupal
3 1 (1.45%) WordPress
3 1 (1.45%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Tridion
2 5 (7.25%) Magento
3 3 (4.35%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) FTP
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 12 (17.39%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.70%) DB2
3 6 (8.70%) Informix
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.80%) MySQL
6 3 (4.35%) SAP HANA
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.90%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Eclipse
2 15 (21.74%) Subversion
3 14 (20.29%) JUnit
3 14 (20.29%) NUnit
4 12 (17.39%) Selenium
5 11 (15.94%) Cucumber
6 10 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (11.59%) JBehave
7 8 (11.59%) SpecFlow
7 8 (11.59%) Jenkins
7 8 (11.59%) Calabash
7 8 (11.59%) WATIR
8 6 (8.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Maven
8 6 (8.70%) Ant
8 6 (8.70%) Log4j
9 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Retail
3 8 (11.59%) Manufacturing
4 7 (10.14%) Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (18.84%) Web Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) ABAP Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Programmer
7 4 (5.80%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Java Programmer
8 3 (4.35%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (4.35%) SAP Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.35%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (72.46%) HTML
2 33 (47.83%) CSS
3 27 (39.13%) .NET
3 27 (39.13%) Web Services
4 23 (33.33%) XML
5 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 17 (24.64%) HTML5
7 16 (23.19%) XHTML
7 16 (23.19%) JSP
8 14 (20.29%) jQuery
9 13 (18.84%) WCF
10 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
10 12 (17.39%) Struts
11 11 (15.94%) Gherkin
12 10 (14.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (14.49%) Servlets
12 10 (14.49%) J2EE
12 10 (14.49%) Ajax
13 9 (13.04%) EDI
13 9 (13.04%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Mobile App
2 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.04%) Open Source
4 6 (8.70%) Web 2.0
5 3 (4.35%) W3C
6 1 (1.45%) BBC
6 1 (1.45%) EFT
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) UNIX
3 12 (17.39%) Linux
4 8 (11.59%) Android
4 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
5 7 (10.14%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (8.70%) HPUX
6 6 (8.70%) Solaris
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) MVC
2 16 (23.19%) TDD
2 16 (23.19%) Mobile Application Development
3 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
3 13 (18.84%) Web Development
3 13 (18.84%) OOP
4 12 (17.39%) Software Testing
5 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
5 11 (15.94%) Content Management
6 10 (14.49%) Scrum
6 10 (14.49%) Web Application Development
7 9 (13.04%) Test Scripting
7 9 (13.04%) Workflow
8 8 (11.59%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.59%) BDD
9 7 (10.14%) OOD
10 6 (8.70%) RAD
10 6 (8.70%) UML
11 5 (7.25%) Android Development
11 5 (7.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (72.46%) JavaScript
2 42 (60.87%) SQL
3 40 (57.97%) Java
4 36 (52.17%) C#
5 11 (15.94%) PHP
6 9 (13.04%) ABAP
6 9 (13.04%) SAPscript
7 8 (11.59%) Ruby
8 6 (8.70%) XPath
8 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.70%) Perl
9 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.90%) C++
11 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.45%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 24 (34.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) SAP
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) ATG
3 9 (13.04%) Adobe
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle
5 6 (8.70%) Sybase
5 6 (8.70%) IBM
5 6 (8.70%) Interwoven
5 6 (8.70%) Blue Martini
5 6 (8.70%) Elastic Path
6 4 (5.80%) hybris
6 4 (5.80%) Demandware
6 4 (5.80%) CyberSource
6 4 (5.80%) DataCash
6 4 (5.80%) Ogone
7 3 (4.35%) Zend
8 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.45%) Google
9 1 (1.45%) Facebook
9 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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