Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 59 95
Rank change year-on-year -33 +36 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOP 15 87 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.07% 4.08% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 4.64% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 52 50
Essex median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.58% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,375 £19,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%

OOP 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 1181 1875 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.30% 87.95% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1437 1594
Essex median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -8.83%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,900 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,125
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Essex

OOP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for OOP in Essex

OOP
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Essex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Essex

OOP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 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
Colchester -9 7 £52,500 -16.00%
Harlow - 3 £67,500 - 1
Chelmsford - 1 - -
OOP
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for OOP.

1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) OO
4 7 (46.67%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) Swing
5 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (40.00%) MVC
5 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 5 (33.33%) MySQL
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) Ant
7 4 (26.67%) JMS
7 4 (26.67%) SOA
7 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (26.67%) Gradle
7 4 (26.67%) HTML5
7 4 (26.67%) BDD
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (26.67%) Maven
8 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 3 (20.00%) TDD

OOP
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 3 (20.00%) CMS
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Ant
1 4 (26.67%) Gradle
1 4 (26.67%) Maven
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) QA Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Java Swing Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) Swing
4 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) JMS
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (20.00%) J2EE
5 3 (20.00%) Java EE
5 3 (20.00%) JSP
5 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (20.00%) RESTful
5 3 (20.00%) Servlets
5 3 (20.00%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (20.00%) WCF
5 3 (20.00%) WinForms
5 3 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 4 (26.67%) SOA
6 3 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.67%) DevOps
8 1 (6.67%) User Stories
8 1 (6.67%) Validation
8 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP