Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 75 48
Rank change year-on-year +1 -27 +2
Permanent jobs citing OO 36 66 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.56% 3.11% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.54% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 105
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +37.50% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £32,500 £25,800
90th Percentile £63,875 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.04% +10.00% -

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1187 1862 2207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.48% 87.83% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1428 1602
Essex median annual salary £45,001 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.00% +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,925 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Essex

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Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for OO in Essex

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Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Essex over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in Essex

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Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Essex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -7 7 £20,000 -42.86%
Colchester -8 7 £52,500 -16.00%
Wickford - 6 £42,500 - 1
Harlow - 4 £61,250 -
Basildon - 3 £45,000 - 1
Billericay +3 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Saffron Walden -4 1 £49,602 -9.81%
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East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing OO 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 Essex region with a requirement for OO.

1 22 (61.11%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
3 16 (44.44%) .NET
3 16 (44.44%) HTML
3 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (41.67%) SQL
5 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 13 (36.11%) MVC
7 12 (33.33%) Degree
8 11 (30.56%) TDD
8 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
8 11 (30.56%) HTML5
9 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 10 (27.78%) CSS
9 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
10 9 (25.00%) BDD
10 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 8 (22.22%) jQuery
11 8 (22.22%) OOP
11 8 (22.22%) Entity Framework
11 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (19.44%) Web Application Development
12 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (19.44%) Java
12 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (19.44%) RESTful
12 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
13 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 6 (16.67%) Ruby

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
5 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.78%) Power BI
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (13.89%) JIRA
4 4 (11.11%) Ant
4 4 (11.11%) Gradle
4 4 (11.11%) Maven
4 4 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.56%) Moq
5 2 (5.56%) MSTest
5 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Java Developer
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Developer
6 6 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Graduate
6 6 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
6 6 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Graduate C# Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Graduate C# Software Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Graduate SQL Developer
7 5 (13.89%) HTML Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Programmer
8 4 (11.11%) Java Programmer
8 4 (11.11%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) .NET
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 11 (30.56%) HTML5
4 10 (27.78%) CSS
5 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (22.22%) Entity Framework
5 8 (22.22%) jQuery
6 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
6 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (19.44%) RESTful
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (16.67%) Code First Entity Framework
7 6 (16.67%) Node.js
7 6 (16.67%) Swing
7 6 (16.67%) WCF
8 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 4 (11.11%) JMS
8 4 (11.11%) JSP
8 4 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (16.67%) Social Network
3 4 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Android
1 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) MVC
3 11 (30.56%) TDD
4 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
5 9 (25.00%) BDD
6 8 (22.22%) OOP
7 7 (19.44%) Web Application Development
8 6 (16.67%) SDLC
9 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.89%) DevOps
9 5 (13.89%) SOLID
9 5 (13.89%) User Stories
10 4 (11.11%) Android Development
10 4 (11.11%) Code Coverage
10 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
10 4 (11.11%) OOD
10 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 4 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) C#
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 15 (41.67%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (8.33%) C++
5 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Ingenico
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) VeriFone