The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 16 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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 20 40 20
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.20% 1.26% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 1.45% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% -34.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 207 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 85.71% 86.61% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 58 203 67
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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Hertfordshire

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Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Welwyn Garden City region.

OO Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing OO 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 OO.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 4 (66.67%) DirectX
3 2 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) C++ Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
1 4 (66.67%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (66.67%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree