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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 51 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing OO 26 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.44% 7.81% 7.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% 9.92% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 11
Average salary £33,250 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.48% -15.62%
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
500 252 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.32% 78.75% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 349 184 180
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

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

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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 25 July 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Watford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 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 (69.88%) HTML
1 58 (69.88%) JavaScript
2 50 (60.24%) Java
3 46 (55.42%) SQL
4 38 (45.78%) Finance
5 36 (43.37%) CSS
6 35 (42.17%) C#
7 33 (39.76%) Web Services
7 33 (39.76%) Degree
8 29 (34.94%) .NET
9 25 (30.12%) TDD
10 24 (28.92%) MVC
11 22 (26.51%) ASP.NET
12 21 (25.30%) JSP
12 21 (25.30%) UNIX
12 21 (25.30%) Eclipse
13 20 (24.10%) XML
13 20 (24.10%) HTML5
13 20 (24.10%) Mobile App
13 20 (24.10%) Relational Database
14 19 (22.89%) Computer Science
14 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
15 18 (21.69%) Mobile Application Development
16 17 (20.48%) RDBMS
16 17 (20.48%) Windows
16 17 (20.48%) Linux
16 17 (20.48%) Struts
16 17 (20.48%) XHTML
17 16 (19.28%) OOP
18 15 (18.07%) Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (10.84%) CMS
2 6 (7.23%) WebSphere
2 6 (7.23%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (7.23%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.20%) SAS
3 1 (1.20%) Drupal
3 1 (1.20%) WordPress
3 1 (1.20%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Tridion
2 5 (6.02%) Magento
3 3 (3.61%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Internet
2 2 (2.41%) FTP
3 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) Relational Database
2 17 (20.48%) RDBMS
3 11 (13.25%) Informix
4 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.23%) DB2
5 4 (4.82%) MySQL
6 3 (3.61%) SAP HANA
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.41%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (25.30%) Eclipse
2 15 (18.07%) Subversion
3 14 (16.87%) Maven
3 14 (16.87%) Selenium
4 11 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (13.25%) NUnit
4 11 (13.25%) JUnit
5 10 (12.05%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.23%) Ant
6 6 (7.23%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Log4j
7 5 (6.02%) JBehave
7 5 (6.02%) WATIR
7 5 (6.02%) SpecFlow
7 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.02%) Calabash
8 4 (4.82%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.20%) PhoneGap
General
1 38 (45.78%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Banking
3 10 (12.05%) Retail
4 8 (9.64%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (68.67%) Developer
2 19 (22.89%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.87%) Web Developer
4 9 (10.84%) Test Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) Senior Test Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Java Programmer
5 8 (9.64%) Programmer
6 7 (8.43%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (7.23%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) ABAP Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Consultant
8 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.02%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.02%) ABAP Developer
8 5 (6.02%) SAP Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.61%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (69.88%) HTML
2 36 (43.37%) CSS
3 33 (39.76%) Web Services
4 29 (34.94%) .NET
5 22 (26.51%) ASP.NET
6 21 (25.30%) JSP
7 20 (24.10%) XML
7 20 (24.10%) HTML5
8 17 (20.48%) XHTML
8 17 (20.48%) Struts
9 15 (18.07%) jQuery
10 14 (16.87%) Spring
10 14 (16.87%) WCF
11 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
12 11 (13.25%) EDI
12 11 (13.25%) Web Dynpro
12 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
12 11 (13.25%) SAP Smart Forms
12 11 (13.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (12.05%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Mobile App
2 19 (22.89%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.23%) Open Source
3 6 (7.23%) Web 2.0
4 3 (3.61%) W3C
5 2 (2.41%) EFT
6 1 (1.20%) BBC
6 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) UNIX
2 17 (20.48%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Linux
3 9 (10.84%) Android
4 8 (9.64%) Apple iOS
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (7.23%) HPUX
6 6 (7.23%) Solaris
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) TDD
2 24 (28.92%) MVC
3 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
4 18 (21.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 16 (19.28%) OOP
6 14 (16.87%) Scrum
6 14 (16.87%) Software Testing
6 14 (16.87%) Web Development
7 11 (13.25%) Content Management
7 11 (13.25%) Workflow
7 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
8 10 (12.05%) OOD
8 10 (12.05%) Web Application Development
9 9 (10.84%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.23%) Android Development
10 6 (7.23%) RAD
10 6 (7.23%) UML
11 5 (6.02%) iOS Development
11 5 (6.02%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) JavaScript
2 50 (60.24%) Java
3 46 (55.42%) SQL
4 35 (42.17%) C#
5 11 (13.25%) ABAP
5 11 (13.25%) SAPscript
5 11 (13.25%) PHP
6 6 (7.23%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.23%) XPath
6 6 (7.23%) Perl
7 5 (6.02%) Ruby
8 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.41%) C++
10 1 (1.20%) C
10 1 (1.20%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 33 (39.76%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle
1 13 (15.66%) SAP
2 11 (13.25%) Adobe
3 10 (12.05%) ATG
3 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.64%) Sybase
5 6 (7.23%) IBM
5 6 (7.23%) Blue Martini
5 6 (7.23%) Interwoven
5 6 (7.23%) Elastic Path
6 4 (4.82%) hybris
6 4 (4.82%) Demandware
6 4 (4.82%) CyberSource
6 4 (4.82%) DataCash
6 4 (4.82%) Ogone
7 3 (3.61%) Zend
8 2 (2.41%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.20%) Google
9 1 (1.20%) Facebook
9 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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