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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 57 49
Rank change year-on-year +27 -8  
Permanent jobs citing OO 63 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.63% 3.15% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.83% 3.81% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 52 28 48
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,375 £37,375 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OO 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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 805 840 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 84.74% 82.76% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2459 2306 2898
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +6 21 £35,000 -44.00%
Chelmsford -9 10 £40,000 +18.51%
Brentwood - 8 £55,000 - 1
Basildon +7 5 £55,000 +29.41%
Saffron Walden -15 1 £49,602 -9.81%
Harlow - 1 £35,000 -
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East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 102 (82.26%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (64.52%) MVC
3 66 (53.23%) OOP
4 62 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 58 (46.77%) Java
6 53 (42.74%) JavaScript
7 52 (41.94%) HTML
8 48 (38.71%) CSS
9 45 (36.29%) C#
9 45 (36.29%) Degree
10 44 (35.48%) .NET
11 40 (32.26%) E-Commerce
12 39 (31.45%) Oracle
13 37 (29.84%) J2EE
13 37 (29.84%) TDD
14 36 (29.03%) Hibernate
14 36 (29.03%) Computer Science
15 35 (28.23%) Spring
15 35 (28.23%) ASP.NET
15 35 (28.23%) Swing
16 34 (27.42%) SQL
17 32 (25.81%) JBoss
17 32 (25.81%) Relational Database
18 31 (25.00%) Software Engineering
19 28 (22.58%) JMS
20 27 (21.77%) AngularJS
21 25 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
22 24 (19.35%) RDBMS
22 24 (19.35%) SOAP
22 24 (19.35%) Web Services

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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 32 (25.81%) JBoss
2 21 (16.94%) WebSphere
3 19 (15.32%) IIS
3 19 (15.32%) WebLogic
4 13 (10.48%) Apache
5 8 (6.45%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.03%) NetWeaver
7 3 (2.42%) Apache Geronimo
7 3 (2.42%) Apache Pig
7 3 (2.42%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.42%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.81%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) HTTP
2 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (25.81%) Relational Database
3 24 (19.35%) MySQL
3 24 (19.35%) RDBMS
4 22 (17.74%) NoSQL
5 13 (10.48%) Data Mining
5 13 (10.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (8.06%) Oracle Database
8 6 (4.84%) Geospatial Data
8 6 (4.84%) GIS
8 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (4.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.23%) CouchDB
10 4 (3.23%) JasperReports
10 4 (3.23%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.23%) Neo4j
10 4 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (20.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (18.55%) Ant
2 23 (18.55%) Maven
3 22 (17.74%) Git (software)
4 19 (15.32%) Gradle
5 14 (11.29%) Visual Studio
6 11 (8.87%) Xcode
7 7 (5.65%) JUnit
8 6 (4.84%) ClearQuest
8 6 (4.84%) CruiseControl
8 6 (4.84%) Eclipse
8 6 (4.84%) FishEye
8 6 (4.84%) Hudson
8 6 (4.84%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.84%) JIRA
8 6 (4.84%) Subversion
8 6 (4.84%) TeamCity
9 5 (4.03%) Toad
10 3 (2.42%) Selenium
10 3 (2.42%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (12.10%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Automotive
3 6 (4.84%) Banking
4 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 108 (87.10%) Developer
2 43 (34.68%) Java Developer
2 43 (34.68%) Senior Developer
3 32 (25.81%) Oracle Developer
4 29 (23.39%) Agile Developer
5 27 (21.77%) .NET Developer
6 21 (16.94%) J2EE Developer
6 21 (16.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 21 (16.94%) Software Developer
7 18 (14.52%) Agile Java Developer
7 18 (14.52%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (13.71%) Java Programmer
8 17 (13.71%) Programmer
9 14 (11.29%) Senior Agile Developer
10 13 (10.48%) Java Swing Developer
10 13 (10.48%) Lead Developer
10 13 (10.48%) Senior Software Developer
11 11 (8.87%) Agile .NET Developer
11 11 (8.87%) C# Developer
12 9 (7.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (41.94%) HTML
2 48 (38.71%) CSS
3 44 (35.48%) .NET
4 37 (29.84%) J2EE
5 36 (29.03%) Hibernate
6 35 (28.23%) ASP.NET
6 35 (28.23%) Spring
6 35 (28.23%) Swing
7 28 (22.58%) JMS
8 27 (21.77%) AngularJS
9 24 (19.35%) SOAP
9 24 (19.35%) Web Services
10 22 (17.74%) XML
11 20 (16.13%) Ajax
11 20 (16.13%) RESTful
11 20 (16.13%) WCF
12 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (14.52%) Node.js
13 18 (14.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (9.68%) iPad
3 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.84%) BBC
3 6 (4.84%) Social Media
4 5 (4.03%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.42%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.61%) Fintech
8 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.81%) e-Health
8 1 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.81%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.71%) Windows
2 11 (8.87%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.26%) Linux
4 6 (4.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (82.26%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (64.52%) MVC
3 66 (53.23%) OOP
4 40 (32.26%) E-Commerce
5 37 (29.84%) TDD
6 31 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 22 (17.74%) Business Development
8 20 (16.13%) Scrum
9 19 (15.32%) Test Automation
10 18 (14.52%) DevOps
11 17 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (13.71%) Kanban
11 17 (13.71%) Web Development
12 13 (10.48%) Mobile Development
12 13 (10.48%) SOLID
13 12 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (8.87%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
14 11 (8.87%) Release Management
14 11 (8.87%) Unit Testing
15 9 (7.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 58 (46.77%) Java
2 53 (42.74%) JavaScript
3 45 (36.29%) C#
4 34 (27.42%) SQL
5 21 (16.94%) PL/SQL
6 12 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 11 (8.87%) Apple Swift
7 11 (8.87%) Objective-C
8 9 (7.26%) T-SQL
9 8 (6.45%) C
10 7 (5.65%) PHP
10 7 (5.65%) Ruby
11 5 (4.03%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.23%) C++
13 3 (2.42%) Python
13 3 (2.42%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.61%) Perl
15 1 (0.81%) Delphi
15 1 (0.81%) Haskell
15 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (36.29%) Degree
2 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.81%) CISSP
4 1 (0.81%) GSEC
4 1 (0.81%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) HDFS
3 1 (0.81%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) KVM
3 1 (0.81%) LXC
3 1 (0.81%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Mesos
Vendors
1 39 (31.45%) Oracle
2 10 (8.06%) Google
3 6 (4.84%) Apple
3 6 (4.84%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.84%) Facebook
3 6 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.84%) Sony
3 6 (4.84%) Yahoo!
4 5 (4.03%) Pega
4 5 (4.03%) SAP
5 4 (3.23%) Adobe
6 3 (2.42%) Alteryx
6 3 (2.42%) Tableau
7 1 (0.81%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com