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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 44 21 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs citing OO 22 57 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.07% 9.90% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 12.69% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 51 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
411 449 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 75.97% 77.95% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 304 344 210
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,066 £30,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Watford

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 45 (73.77%) Java
2 39 (63.93%) JavaScript
3 30 (49.18%) Web Services
3 30 (49.18%) Linux
4 29 (47.54%) CSS
4 29 (47.54%) HTML
5 28 (45.90%) SQL
5 28 (45.90%) JSP
6 27 (44.26%) XML
7 26 (42.62%) Degree
8 25 (40.98%) Spring
8 25 (40.98%) UNIX
9 24 (39.34%) Hibernate
10 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
10 23 (37.70%) MySQL
10 23 (37.70%) Oracle
11 21 (34.43%) Struts
11 21 (34.43%) E-Commerce
11 21 (34.43%) Maven
12 20 (32.79%) MVC
12 20 (32.79%) Finance
13 19 (31.15%) Subversion
13 19 (31.15%) J2EE
14 18 (29.51%) Banking
15 17 (27.87%) SOAP
15 17 (27.87%) jQuery
16 16 (26.23%) Test Automation
16 16 (26.23%) RESTful
16 16 (26.23%) Relational Database
16 16 (26.23%) SQL Server

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 15 (24.59%) WebSphere
2 10 (16.39%) Tomcat
2 10 (16.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (8.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (8.20%) JBoss
3 5 (8.20%) MQSeries
3 5 (8.20%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) IPv4
2 7 (11.48%) HTTP
3 5 (8.20%) Internet
4 2 (3.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) MySQL
2 16 (26.23%) Relational Database
2 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
3 14 (22.95%) RDBMS
4 13 (21.31%) DB2
5 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
6 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
6 5 (8.20%) Informix
7 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.28%) Redis
7 2 (3.28%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Maven
2 19 (31.15%) Subversion
3 14 (22.95%) JUnit
4 10 (16.39%) Eclipse
4 10 (16.39%) SoapUI
5 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
6 6 (9.84%) WATIR
6 6 (9.84%) Selenium
6 6 (9.84%) NUnit
6 6 (9.84%) Xcode
6 6 (9.84%) Calabash
6 6 (9.84%) SpecFlow
6 6 (9.84%) JBehave
6 6 (9.84%) Cucumber
7 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
7 5 (8.20%) Log4j
7 5 (8.20%) Ant
8 2 (3.28%) Grunt
8 2 (3.28%) PHPUnit
8 2 (3.28%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (32.79%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Banking
3 10 (16.39%) Financial Institution
4 5 (8.20%) Retail
5 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.28%) Games
6 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
2 27 (44.26%) Java Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Senior Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Lead Developer
5 13 (21.31%) Applications Developer
5 13 (21.31%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (13.11%) PHP Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (4.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Developer Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.28%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (49.18%) Web Services
2 29 (47.54%) CSS
2 29 (47.54%) HTML
3 28 (45.90%) JSP
4 27 (44.26%) XML
5 25 (40.98%) Spring
6 24 (39.34%) Hibernate
7 21 (34.43%) Struts
8 19 (31.15%) J2EE
9 17 (27.87%) SOAP
9 17 (27.87%) jQuery
10 16 (26.23%) RESTful
11 15 (24.59%) Servlets
11 15 (24.59%) XSLT
12 14 (22.95%) Java EE
13 11 (18.03%) JSF
13 11 (18.03%) Ajax
14 10 (16.39%) Spring MVC
14 10 (16.39%) WebSphere MQ
14 10 (16.39%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
2 11 (18.03%) Client/Server
3 8 (13.11%) Mobile App
4 6 (9.84%) Blackberry
4 6 (9.84%) iPhone
4 6 (9.84%) Open Source
4 6 (9.84%) iPad
4 6 (9.84%) User Experience
5 5 (8.20%) Web 2.0
6 2 (3.28%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 30 (49.18%) Linux
2 25 (40.98%) UNIX
3 15 (24.59%) HPUX
3 15 (24.59%) Solaris
4 10 (16.39%) AIX
5 7 (11.48%) Windows
6 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
6 6 (9.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
2 21 (34.43%) E-Commerce
3 20 (32.79%) MVC
4 16 (26.23%) Test Automation
5 15 (24.59%) Content Management
6 14 (22.95%) OOP
7 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (21.31%) Multithreading
8 10 (16.39%) TDD
9 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Android Development
9 6 (9.84%) iOS Development
9 6 (9.84%) Test Scripting
9 6 (9.84%) Release Management
9 6 (9.84%) BDD
9 6 (9.84%) Mobile Development
10 5 (8.20%) UML
11 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
11 4 (6.56%) OOD
11 4 (6.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (73.77%) Java
2 39 (63.93%) JavaScript
3 28 (45.90%) SQL
4 15 (24.59%) XPath
5 12 (19.67%) C
6 10 (16.39%) C++
7 8 (13.11%) C#
7 8 (13.11%) PHP
8 6 (9.84%) Ruby
8 6 (9.84%) Objective-C
9 5 (8.20%) PHP5
10 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
12 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) Degree
2 15 (24.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) VirtualBox
2 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Oracle
2 13 (21.31%) ATG
2 13 (21.31%) Demandware
2 13 (21.31%) hybris
2 13 (21.31%) DataCash
2 13 (21.31%) Ogone
3 10 (16.39%) VMware
4 5 (8.20%) IBM
4 5 (8.20%) Sun
4 5 (8.20%) Interwoven
5 3 (4.92%) Zend
6 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.64%) Talend
7 1 (1.64%) Facebook
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) Sybase
Watford, Hertfordshire
ACI Worldwide EMEA Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago