The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 62 65 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.61% 1.61% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.92% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -23.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
OOP
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
384 520 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 77.89% 83.74% 81.23%
Number of salaries quoted 266 392 189
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

OOP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Watford region.

OOP Salary Trend in Watford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) OO
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) J2EE
3 8 (72.73%) MySQL
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) DB2
3 8 (72.73%) JSP
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) ATG
3 8 (72.73%) Demandware
3 8 (72.73%) hybris
3 8 (72.73%) DataCash
3 8 (72.73%) Ogone
4 5 (45.45%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
5 2 (18.18%) MongoDB

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) CocoaPods
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Lead Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) J2EE
2 8 (72.73%) JSP
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) XHTML
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) OO
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
4 5 (45.45%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
1 8 (72.73%) ATG
1 8 (72.73%) Demandware
1 8 (72.73%) hybris
1 8 (72.73%) DataCash
1 8 (72.73%) Ogone
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Xamarin