The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Essex / Colchester
Rank 34 29 36
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 16 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 6.84% 7.62% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.08% 9.34% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 2
Median salary £58,750 £62,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +61.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% -  

OOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 198 182 120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 84.62% 81.61% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 169 150 109
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £78,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Colchester

OOP
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP in Colchester.

Salary trend for OOP in Colchester

OOP
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Colchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Colchester

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Colchester region with a requirement for OOP.

1 34 (87.18%) E-Commerce
1 34 (87.18%) OO
1 34 (87.18%) Swing
1 34 (87.18%) Java
1 34 (87.18%) Oracle
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (87.18%) Degree
1 34 (87.18%) Computer Science
2 32 (82.05%) J2EE
3 31 (79.49%) JBoss
3 31 (79.49%) WebSphere
4 30 (76.92%) WebLogic
5 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
5 28 (71.79%) HTML
5 28 (71.79%) CSS
6 24 (61.54%) Relational Database
7 21 (53.85%) Software Engineering
7 21 (53.85%) Ajax
8 19 (48.72%) Oracle Database
9 14 (35.90%) Open Source
10 13 (33.33%) Gradle
10 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 13 (33.33%) Maven
10 13 (33.33%) JMS
10 13 (33.33%) Ant
11 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
11 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
12 10 (25.64%) Data Mining
13 7 (17.95%) RDBMS
14 6 (15.38%) Web Services

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 31 (79.49%) JBoss
1 31 (79.49%) WebSphere
2 30 (76.92%) WebLogic
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Geronimo
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 19 (48.72%) Oracle Database
3 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
4 10 (25.64%) Data Mining
5 7 (17.95%) RDBMS
6 4 (10.26%) MySQL
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (2.56%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.56%) Mahout
7 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.56%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Ant
1 13 (33.33%) Gradle
1 13 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (87.18%) Java Developer
3 33 (84.62%) Oracle Developer
4 30 (76.92%) Agile Developer
4 30 (76.92%) Agile Java Developer
4 30 (76.92%) J2EE Developer
4 30 (76.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 20 (51.28%) Java Programmer
5 20 (51.28%) Programmer
5 20 (51.28%) Senior Developer
5 20 (51.28%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (48.72%) Senior Java Programmer
6 19 (48.72%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 19 (48.72%) Senior Programmer
7 17 (43.59%) J2EE Programmer
7 17 (43.59%) Senior Agile Developer
7 17 (43.59%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 17 (43.59%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 17 (43.59%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 13 (33.33%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) Swing
2 32 (82.05%) J2EE
3 28 (71.79%) CSS
3 28 (71.79%) HTML
4 21 (53.85%) Ajax
5 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 13 (33.33%) JMS
6 6 (15.38%) Web Services
7 5 (12.82%) .NET
7 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
7 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (10.26%) Java EE
8 4 (10.26%) JSP
8 4 (10.26%) Servlets
8 4 (10.26%) Spring
8 4 (10.26%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.56%) FreeMarker
9 1 (2.56%) JPA
9 1 (2.56%) REST
9 1 (2.56%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 34 (87.18%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (87.18%) E-Commerce
1 34 (87.18%) OO
2 21 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 14 (35.90%) Open Source
4 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.82%) SDLC
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
6 1 (2.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) Java
2 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.21%) PL/SQL
4 5 (12.82%) C#
4 5 (12.82%) Perl
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) Uniface
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (87.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) HDFS
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Alteryx
2 1 (2.56%) Tableau