The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 54 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing OO 24 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.12% 8.05% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 10.32% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 11
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
498 252 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.57% 78.02% 76.68%
Number of salaries quoted 347 184 176
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OO
Hertfordshire

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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 28 July 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 58 (71.60%) HTML
1 58 (71.60%) JavaScript
2 49 (60.49%) Java
3 45 (55.56%) SQL
4 38 (46.91%) Finance
5 36 (44.44%) CSS
6 35 (43.21%) C#
7 33 (40.74%) Degree
8 32 (39.51%) Web Services
9 29 (35.80%) .NET
10 24 (29.63%) MVC
10 24 (29.63%) TDD
11 22 (27.16%) ASP.NET
12 21 (25.93%) JSP
12 21 (25.93%) UNIX
12 21 (25.93%) Eclipse
13 20 (24.69%) XML
13 20 (24.69%) HTML5
13 20 (24.69%) Mobile App
13 20 (24.69%) Relational Database
14 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
14 19 (23.46%) Software Engineering
15 18 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
16 17 (20.99%) RDBMS
16 17 (20.99%) Windows
16 17 (20.99%) Linux
16 17 (20.99%) Struts
16 17 (20.99%) XHTML
17 15 (18.52%) OOP
17 15 (18.52%) Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (11.11%) CMS
2 6 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (7.41%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.23%) Node.js
3 1 (1.23%) Drupal
3 1 (1.23%) WordPress
3 1 (1.23%) SAS
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Tridion
2 5 (6.17%) Magento
3 3 (3.70%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) FTP
3 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) Relational Database
2 17 (20.99%) RDBMS
3 11 (13.58%) Informix
4 6 (7.41%) DB2
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.94%) MySQL
6 3 (3.70%) SAP HANA
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.47%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Eclipse
2 15 (18.52%) Subversion
3 13 (16.05%) Maven
3 13 (16.05%) Selenium
4 11 (13.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (13.58%) JUnit
4 11 (13.58%) NUnit
5 9 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.41%) Log4j
6 6 (7.41%) Ant
6 6 (7.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 5 (6.17%) SpecFlow
7 5 (6.17%) Calabash
7 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.17%) WATIR
7 5 (6.17%) JBehave
8 4 (4.94%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (1.23%) PhoneGap
10 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (46.91%) Finance
2 15 (18.52%) Banking
3 10 (12.35%) Retail
4 8 (9.88%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (69.14%) Developer
2 18 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.28%) Web Developer
4 8 (9.88%) Test Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Programmer
4 8 (9.88%) Senior Test Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Java Programmer
5 7 (8.64%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.64%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) ABAP Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) ABAP Developer
7 5 (6.17%) SAP Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.17%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (71.60%) HTML
2 36 (44.44%) CSS
3 32 (39.51%) Web Services
4 29 (35.80%) .NET
5 22 (27.16%) ASP.NET
6 21 (25.93%) JSP
7 20 (24.69%) XML
7 20 (24.69%) HTML5
8 17 (20.99%) Struts
8 17 (20.99%) XHTML
9 15 (18.52%) jQuery
10 14 (17.28%) WCF
11 13 (16.05%) .NET Framework
11 13 (16.05%) Spring
12 11 (13.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (13.58%) EDI
12 11 (13.58%) SAP Smart Forms
12 11 (13.58%) Web Dynpro
12 11 (13.58%) Hibernate
13 10 (12.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Mobile App
2 19 (23.46%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.41%) Web 2.0
3 6 (7.41%) Open Source
4 3 (3.70%) W3C
5 2 (2.47%) EFT
6 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.23%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) UNIX
2 17 (20.99%) Windows
2 17 (20.99%) Linux
3 9 (11.11%) Android
4 8 (9.88%) Apple iOS
5 7 (8.64%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (7.41%) HPUX
6 6 (7.41%) Solaris
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) MVC
1 24 (29.63%) TDD
2 19 (23.46%) Software Engineering
3 18 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 15 (18.52%) OOP
5 14 (17.28%) Web Development
6 13 (16.05%) Scrum
6 13 (16.05%) Software Testing
7 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
7 11 (13.58%) Content Management
7 11 (13.58%) Workflow
8 10 (12.35%) Web Application Development
9 9 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 9 (11.11%) OOD
10 6 (7.41%) RAD
10 6 (7.41%) UML
10 6 (7.41%) Android Development
11 5 (6.17%) iOS Development
11 5 (6.17%) BDD
11 5 (6.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) JavaScript
2 49 (60.49%) Java
3 45 (55.56%) SQL
4 35 (43.21%) C#
5 11 (13.58%) PHP
5 11 (13.58%) ABAP
5 11 (13.58%) SAPscript
6 6 (7.41%) XPath
6 6 (7.41%) Perl
6 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.17%) Ruby
8 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.47%) C++
10 1 (1.23%) PHP5
10 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (40.74%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) SAP
1 13 (16.05%) Oracle
2 11 (13.58%) Adobe
3 10 (12.35%) ATG
3 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.88%) Sybase
5 6 (7.41%) Blue Martini
5 6 (7.41%) Interwoven
5 6 (7.41%) IBM
5 6 (7.41%) Elastic Path
6 4 (4.94%) Demandware
6 4 (4.94%) hybris
6 4 (4.94%) CyberSource
6 4 (4.94%) DataCash
6 4 (4.94%) Ogone
7 3 (3.70%) Zend
8 2 (2.47%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.23%) Facebook
9 1 (1.23%) Twitter
9 1 (1.23%) Google
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