The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 60 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing OOP 13 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.23% 1.42% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 1.82% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
449 274 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 77.15% 77.62% 82.79%
Number of salaries quoted 332 228 192
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OOP
Hertfordshire

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 18 April 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 24 (77.42%) OO
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) .NET
3 15 (48.39%) CSS
4 14 (45.16%) Java
5 13 (41.94%) T-SQL
6 12 (38.71%) C#
6 12 (38.71%) MVC
7 11 (35.48%) Scrum
8 10 (32.26%) TDD
9 9 (29.03%) Spring
9 9 (29.03%) Maven
9 9 (29.03%) Web Services
9 9 (29.03%) OOD
9 9 (29.03%) RESTful
9 9 (29.03%) SaaS
9 9 (29.03%) JAX-RS
10 8 (25.81%) Web Development
10 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET
10 8 (25.81%) Subversion
10 8 (25.81%) Degree
11 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
11 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
11 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
11 7 (22.58%) Data Modelling
11 7 (22.58%) ERD
11 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (3.23%) SAS
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.23%) Drupal
1 1 (3.23%) WordPress
1 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) DTS
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (16.13%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Maven
2 8 (25.81%) Subversion
3 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) HTML
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
1 15 (48.39%) CSS
2 9 (29.03%) Spring
2 9 (29.03%) Web Services
2 9 (29.03%) RESTful
2 9 (29.03%) JAX-RS
3 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET
4 6 (19.35%) XML
5 5 (16.13%) J2EE
5 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
6 4 (12.90%) WinForms
6 4 (12.90%) Ajax
6 4 (12.90%) DHTML
6 4 (12.90%) JSP
6 4 (12.90%) Servlets
7 2 (6.45%) Laravel
7 2 (6.45%) HTML5
7 2 (6.45%) jQuery
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) BBC
2 1 (3.23%) W3C
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) OO
2 12 (38.71%) MVC
3 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 10 (32.26%) TDD
5 9 (29.03%) OOD
6 8 (25.81%) Web Development
7 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) Data Modelling
7 7 (22.58%) ERD
8 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
8 5 (16.13%) Content Management
9 4 (12.90%) Release Management
9 4 (12.90%) SOA
10 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
11 1 (3.23%) Web Design
11 1 (3.23%) Migration
11 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.23%) OO PHP
11 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) Java
4 13 (41.94%) T-SQL
5 12 (38.71%) C#
6 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
7 5 (16.13%) VB
7 5 (16.13%) VB6
8 2 (6.45%) PHP
8 2 (6.45%) VBA
9 1 (3.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) hybris
1 4 (12.90%) Demandware
1 4 (12.90%) ATG
2 1 (3.23%) Zend
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Facebook
2 1 (3.23%) Twitter
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000
Posted: 15 days ago