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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 40 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 19 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.37% 7.62% 6.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 8.78% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OO
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
448 444 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.43% 86.72% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 393 315 243
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Watford region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

OO Salary Histogram in Watford

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (37.50%) OOP
1 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Software Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) C
3 13 (32.50%) C#
3 13 (32.50%) C++
3 13 (32.50%) Java
3 13 (32.50%) Embedded C++
4 12 (30.00%) Linux
4 12 (30.00%) Degree
5 10 (25.00%) Retail
5 10 (25.00%) CRM
5 10 (25.00%) SQL
5 10 (25.00%) ABAP
5 10 (25.00%) SAP
5 10 (25.00%) Workflow
5 10 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 8 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
6 8 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
6 8 (20.00%) SAPscript
6 8 (20.00%) Oracle
6 8 (20.00%) Workflow Development
7 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
7 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
7 7 (17.50%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (17.50%) Python
7 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Intel

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 10 (25.00%) Retail
2 6 (15.00%) Electronics
3 5 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
3 10 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SAP Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 8 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
2 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (15.00%) J2EE
2 6 (15.00%) Spring
2 6 (15.00%) XML
3 5 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (12.50%) jQuery
3 5 (12.50%) Web Services
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.00%) Java EE
4 4 (10.00%) REST
5 3 (7.50%) SOAP
6 2 (5.00%) Catalyst
6 2 (5.00%) CGI
6 2 (5.00%) CSS
6 2 (5.00%) Middleware
6 2 (5.00%) XHTML
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) OOP
1 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Software Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) CRM
4 10 (25.00%) Workflow
5 8 (20.00%) Workflow Development
6 7 (17.50%) MVC
7 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Line Management
7 6 (15.00%) Project Management
7 6 (15.00%) Scrum
8 5 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 5 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (12.50%) UML
9 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) C
1 13 (32.50%) C#
1 13 (32.50%) C++
1 13 (32.50%) Embedded C++
1 13 (32.50%) Java
2 10 (25.00%) ABAP
2 10 (25.00%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) SAPscript
4 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
4 7 (17.50%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) Erlang
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SDET
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) SAP
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (17.50%) Intel
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
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