Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 73 81
Rank change year-on-year +46 +8 -32
Permanent jobs citing OO 90 50 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.14% 3.34% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.63% 3.86% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86 43 47
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -36.00% +56.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,800 £34,600
90th Percentile £78,500 £62,250 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 1,043 1,296 1,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 82.78% 86.46% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 827 1,061 1,483
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +2.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £67,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 2018. 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 +29 33 £45,000 +125.00% 2
Colchester +15 22 £35,000 - 5
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £22,500 -
Wickford -5 4 £35,000 -17.65%
Brentwood +10 3 £55,000 -4.35%
Basildon -14 2 £37,500 -16.67% 3
Epping - 1 £45,000 -
Witham - 1 £25,000 -
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East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for OO.

1 58 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (61.11%) C#
3 53 (58.89%) Java
4 51 (56.67%) SQL Server
5 50 (55.56%) Degree
6 45 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 45 (50.00%) .NET
7 41 (45.56%) JavaScript
8 40 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
9 39 (43.33%) CSS
10 36 (40.00%) Visual Studio
10 36 (40.00%) HTML
11 31 (34.44%) OOP
12 30 (33.33%) SQL
13 28 (31.11%) PHP
14 24 (26.67%) MVC
15 22 (24.44%) TDD
15 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
15 22 (24.44%) Finance
16 21 (23.33%) BDD
17 20 (22.22%) Relational Database
17 20 (22.22%) Oracle
17 20 (22.22%) Java EE
18 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
18 19 (21.11%) Swing
19 18 (20.00%) MySQL
19 18 (20.00%) JBoss
19 18 (20.00%) Ajax
20 17 (18.89%) Vue.js
20 17 (18.89%) Continuous Improvement

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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 18 (20.00%) JBoss
2 15 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 12 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 11 (12.22%) Tomcat
5 9 (10.00%) Apache
6 2 (2.22%) Apache Geronimo
6 2 (2.22%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.22%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.22%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.33%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 18 (20.00%) MySQL
4 12 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.44%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.22%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.22%) Big Data
9 2 (2.22%) CouchDB
9 2 (2.22%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.22%) Mahout
9 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.22%) Neo4j
9 2 (2.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 36 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.33%) MSTest
3 12 (13.33%) NUnit
3 12 (13.33%) SpecFlow
3 12 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 12 (13.33%) WatiN
4 8 (8.89%) Ant
4 8 (8.89%) Maven
5 7 (7.78%) Subversion
6 5 (5.56%) Gradle
7 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.33%) FitNesse
7 3 (3.33%) JIRA
7 3 (3.33%) JIRA Agile
7 3 (3.33%) JProfiler
7 3 (3.33%) QF-Test
7 3 (3.33%) Selenium
7 3 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (24.44%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Games
3 2 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (77.78%) Developer
2 28 (31.11%) Software Developer
3 25 (27.78%) Graduate
3 25 (27.78%) Graduate Developer
4 18 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 18 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 16 (17.78%) Analyst
6 15 (16.67%) Tester
7 14 (15.56%) Automation Tester
7 14 (15.56%) Graduate Software Developer
7 14 (15.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (15.56%) Lead Developer
7 14 (15.56%) Lead Java Developer
8 13 (14.44%) Graduate C# Developer
8 13 (14.44%) Junior
9 12 (13.33%) HTML Developer
9 12 (13.33%) Junior Developer
9 12 (13.33%) SQL Developer
9 12 (13.33%) Test Analyst
10 11 (12.22%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (50.00%) .NET
2 39 (43.33%) CSS
3 36 (40.00%) HTML
4 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
5 20 (22.22%) Java EE
6 19 (21.11%) Swing
7 18 (20.00%) Ajax
8 17 (18.89%) Vue.js
9 15 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 14 (15.56%) HTML5
11 13 (14.44%) JSP
11 13 (14.44%) SOAP
11 13 (14.44%) Spring
11 13 (14.44%) Spring MVC
11 13 (14.44%) Web Services
12 12 (13.33%) Gherkin
13 10 (11.11%) jQuery
13 10 (11.11%) Node.js
14 7 (7.78%) React
15 6 (6.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 45 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.89%) Social Media
3 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.11%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.44%) OOP
3 24 (26.67%) MVC
4 22 (24.44%) TDD
5 21 (23.33%) BDD
6 17 (18.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (16.67%) SDLC
7 15 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 14 (15.56%) E-Commerce
9 13 (14.44%) Waterfall
9 13 (14.44%) Web Development
10 12 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
10 12 (13.33%) Front End Development
10 12 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 12 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (13.33%) Regression Testing
10 12 (13.33%) Software Delivery
10 12 (13.33%) Test Scripting
10 12 (13.33%) Time Management
10 12 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.11%) C#
2 53 (58.89%) Java
3 41 (45.56%) JavaScript
4 30 (33.33%) SQL
5 28 (31.11%) PHP
6 14 (15.56%) C++
6 14 (15.56%) Python
7 12 (13.33%) VB
8 7 (7.78%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (55.56%) Degree
2 40 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (13.33%) ISEB
3 12 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) HDFS
Vendors
1 20 (22.22%) Oracle
2 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.89%) Adobe
4 3 (3.33%) PureLoad
5 2 (2.22%) Alteryx
5 2 (2.22%) Tableau
6 1 (1.11%) Facebook
6 1 (1.11%) Google
6 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com