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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 45 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 29 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.90% 7.35% 8.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.75% 9.06% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 12
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £40,000 £44,500
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
504 254 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.14% 81.15% 78.36%
Number of salaries quoted 357 190 176
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 11 July 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 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 (68.24%) HTML
1 58 (68.24%) JavaScript
2 49 (57.65%) Java
3 46 (54.12%) SQL
4 40 (47.06%) Finance
5 36 (42.35%) CSS
6 34 (40.00%) Web Services
7 33 (38.82%) Degree
8 32 (37.65%) C#
9 28 (32.94%) .NET
9 28 (32.94%) TDD
10 24 (28.24%) MVC
11 23 (27.06%) JSP
11 23 (27.06%) UNIX
11 23 (27.06%) Eclipse
12 22 (25.88%) Relational Database
13 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET
14 19 (22.35%) RDBMS
14 19 (22.35%) Linux
14 19 (22.35%) Struts
14 19 (22.35%) Software Engineering
14 19 (22.35%) Computer Science
15 18 (21.18%) HTML5
15 18 (21.18%) Mobile App
15 18 (21.18%) XML
16 17 (20.00%) XHTML
16 17 (20.00%) OOP
16 17 (20.00%) Spring
16 17 (20.00%) Maven
16 17 (20.00%) Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (10.59%) CMS
2 6 (7.06%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (7.06%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.18%) SAS
3 1 (1.18%) Drupal
3 1 (1.18%) WordPress
3 1 (1.18%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Tridion
2 5 (5.88%) Magento
3 3 (3.53%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) Internet
2 2 (2.35%) FTP
3 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.88%) Relational Database
2 19 (22.35%) RDBMS
3 13 (15.29%) Informix
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.06%) DB2
6 4 (4.71%) MySQL
7 3 (3.53%) SAP HANA
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.35%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (27.06%) Eclipse
2 17 (20.00%) Maven
3 14 (16.47%) Selenium
4 13 (15.29%) Subversion
5 11 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (11.76%) Cucumber
7 9 (10.59%) JUnit
8 7 (8.24%) NUnit
9 6 (7.06%) Log4j
9 6 (7.06%) Ant
9 6 (7.06%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 4 (4.71%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (3.53%) JBehave
11 3 (3.53%) WATIR
11 3 (3.53%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
11 3 (3.53%) Calabash
12 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Blend
13 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
13 1 (1.18%) PhoneGap
General
1 40 (47.06%) Finance
2 17 (20.00%) Banking
3 10 (11.76%) Retail
4 8 (9.41%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.88%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (69.41%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.47%) Web Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Test Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Senior Test Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Java Programmer
5 9 (10.59%) Programmer
6 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.06%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (7.06%) ABAP Consultant
7 6 (7.06%) Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.88%) ABAP Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
8 5 (5.88%) SAP Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (68.24%) HTML
2 36 (42.35%) CSS
3 34 (40.00%) Web Services
4 28 (32.94%) .NET
5 23 (27.06%) JSP
6 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 19 (22.35%) Struts
8 18 (21.18%) XML
8 18 (21.18%) HTML5
9 17 (20.00%) XHTML
9 17 (20.00%) Spring
10 15 (17.65%) jQuery
11 14 (16.47%) .NET Framework
11 14 (16.47%) WCF
12 13 (15.29%) Hibernate
13 11 (12.94%) SAP Smart Forms
13 11 (12.94%) EDI
13 11 (12.94%) Web Dynpro
13 11 (12.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (11.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Computer Science
2 18 (21.18%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.06%) Web 2.0
4 4 (4.71%) Open Source
5 3 (3.53%) W3C
6 2 (2.35%) EFT
7 1 (1.18%) BBC
7 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) UNIX
2 19 (22.35%) Linux
3 16 (18.82%) Windows
4 7 (8.24%) Android
5 6 (7.06%) HPUX
5 6 (7.06%) Solaris
5 6 (7.06%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) TDD
2 24 (28.24%) MVC
3 19 (22.35%) Software Engineering
4 17 (20.00%) OOP
5 16 (18.82%) Mobile Application Development
6 15 (17.65%) Scrum
7 14 (16.47%) Software Testing
8 12 (14.12%) Web Development
9 11 (12.94%) Content Management
9 11 (12.94%) Workflow
9 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.76%) OOD
11 8 (9.41%) Web Application Development
12 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
13 6 (7.06%) RAD
13 6 (7.06%) UML
14 4 (4.71%) Validation
14 4 (4.71%) Quality Management
14 4 (4.71%) SOA
14 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (68.24%) JavaScript
2 49 (57.65%) Java
3 46 (54.12%) SQL
4 32 (37.65%) C#
5 11 (12.94%) ABAP
5 11 (12.94%) SAPscript
6 9 (10.59%) PHP
7 6 (7.06%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.06%) XPath
7 6 (7.06%) Perl
8 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.53%) Ruby
9 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.35%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) C
10 1 (1.18%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 33 (38.82%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Oracle
2 13 (15.29%) SAP
3 11 (12.94%) Adobe
4 10 (11.76%) ATG
4 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.41%) Sybase
6 6 (7.06%) IBM
6 6 (7.06%) Blue Martini
6 6 (7.06%) Interwoven
6 6 (7.06%) Elastic Path
7 4 (4.71%) hybris
7 4 (4.71%) Demandware
7 4 (4.71%) CyberSource
7 4 (4.71%) DataCash
7 4 (4.71%) Ogone
8 3 (3.53%) Zend
9 2 (2.35%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.18%) Google
10 1 (1.18%) Facebook
10 1 (1.18%) Twitter
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