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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 68 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing OOP 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.18% 1.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £36,250 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
475 305 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.24% 80.05% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 344 225 211
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Watford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) OO
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
4 8 (61.54%) MySQL
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle
6 6 (46.15%) Java
6 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 5 (38.46%) Content Management
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (38.46%) Web Development
7 5 (38.46%) Demandware
7 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) DB2
7 5 (38.46%) JSP
7 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
7 5 (38.46%) J2EE
7 5 (38.46%) DataCash
7 5 (38.46%) Ogone
8 4 (30.77%) PHP
8 4 (30.77%) HTML5
8 4 (30.77%) hybris
8 4 (30.77%) Degree
8 4 (30.77%) MVC
8 4 (30.77%) ATG
9 3 (23.08%) Web Design
9 3 (23.08%) jQuery
9 3 (23.08%) Symfony
9 3 (23.08%) Zend

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) DB2
3 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Applications Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Lead Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) J2EE
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Laravel
5 3 (23.08%) Sass
5 3 (23.08%) Symfony
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Smarty
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) LESS
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) RSS
7 1 (7.69%) WinForms
7 1 (7.69%) WCF
7 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
7 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) W3C
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Content Management
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
5 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (7.69%) Android Development
7 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
7 1 (7.69%) OOD
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) C
7 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Demandware
2 5 (38.46%) DataCash
2 5 (38.46%) Ogone
3 4 (30.77%) ATG
3 4 (30.77%) hybris
4 3 (23.08%) Zend