The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 43 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOP 16 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.39% 1.08% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 1.20% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 6
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
389 499 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.42% 89.75% 89.57%
Number of salaries quoted 334 369 373
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in Watford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for OOP.

1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (90.00%) Scrum
2 27 (90.00%) Java
2 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (90.00%) RESTful
3 24 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 24 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 21 (70.00%) Web Services
5 18 (60.00%) OO
5 18 (60.00%) Node.js
6 17 (56.67%) jQuery
6 17 (56.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 17 (56.67%) gulp
7 16 (53.33%) Bitbucket
8 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
8 15 (50.00%) HTML5
8 15 (50.00%) HTML
8 15 (50.00%) C#
9 14 (46.67%) C++
9 14 (46.67%) lodash
10 13 (43.33%) SaaS
10 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
11 12 (40.00%) Scala
11 12 (40.00%) Python
11 12 (40.00%) Spring
12 11 (36.67%) Maven
13 10 (33.33%) CSS
13 10 (33.33%) CSS3
14 8 (26.67%) JPA
14 8 (26.67%) Subversion

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Google Drive
2 2 (6.67%) TestFlight
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (56.67%) gulp
3 16 (53.33%) Bitbucket
4 11 (36.67%) Maven
5 8 (26.67%) Subversion
6 5 (16.67%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.00%) JBehave
7 3 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (6.67%) CocoaPods
8 2 (6.67%) Selenium
8 2 (6.67%) Xcode
9 1 (3.33%) jMock
General
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (86.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript Engineer
4 12 (40.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Java Software Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) RESTful
2 21 (70.00%) Web Services
3 18 (60.00%) Node.js
4 17 (56.67%) jQuery
4 17 (56.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (50.00%) HTML
5 15 (50.00%) HTML5
6 14 (46.67%) lodash
7 13 (43.33%) AngularJS
8 12 (40.00%) Spring
9 10 (33.33%) CSS
9 10 (33.33%) CSS3
10 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
10 8 (26.67%) JPA
11 7 (23.33%) Backbone.js
11 7 (23.33%) React
12 4 (13.33%) JAX-RS
13 3 (10.00%) CodeMirror
13 3 (10.00%) D3.js
14 2 (6.67%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) iPad
1 2 (6.67%) iPhone
1 2 (6.67%) RIA
2 1 (3.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (90.00%) Scrum
3 24 (80.00%) Software Engineering
4 18 (60.00%) OO
5 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.67%) Memory Management
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) Product Management
8 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Java
1 27 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) C#
3 14 (46.67%) C++
4 12 (40.00%) Python
4 12 (40.00%) Scala
5 8 (26.67%) ES6
6 4 (13.33%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Apple
1 2 (6.67%) Google