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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 60 41 65
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Permanent jobs citing OOP 12 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.29% 4.42% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 5.79% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 2
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +52.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £28,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
440 311 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 84.13% 76.41% 84.82%
Number of salaries quoted 314 221 315
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) OO
2 17 (89.47%) MySQL
3 16 (84.21%) Oracle
3 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
3 16 (84.21%) DB2
3 16 (84.21%) JSP
3 16 (84.21%) Java
3 16 (84.21%) J2EE
3 16 (84.21%) E-Commerce
3 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) Demandware
3 16 (84.21%) DataCash
3 16 (84.21%) Ogone
4 15 (78.95%) Content Management
4 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
4 15 (78.95%) hybris
4 15 (78.95%) ATG
5 3 (15.79%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Symfony
6 2 (10.53%) Zend
6 2 (10.53%) Laravel
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
7 1 (5.26%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SSH
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) MySQL
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) Applications Developer
3 14 (73.68%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (84.21%) JSP
2 16 (84.21%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) Symfony
3 2 (10.53%) Laravel
4 1 (5.26%) Sass
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) Smarty
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) Yii
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) OO
2 16 (84.21%) E-Commerce
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) Content Management
3 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (84.21%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle
1 16 (84.21%) Demandware
1 16 (84.21%) DataCash
1 16 (84.21%) Ogone
2 15 (78.95%) hybris
2 15 (78.95%) ATG
3 2 (10.53%) Zend
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago