Period
to 17 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 57 53
Rank change year-on-year +27 -4 -24
Permanent jobs citing OO 338 205 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.19% 4.47% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.39% 5.15% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 316 185 262
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% +2.27%
10th Percentile £35,250 £33,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3600 3979 4703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.23% 86.76% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3028 3241 3764
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Hertfordshire

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Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for OO in Hertfordshire

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Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in Hertfordshire

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Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Watford +14 81 £60,000 - 1
Hatfield +27 40 £57,500 +27.78% 1
St Albans +3 37 £65,000 - 3
Hemel Hempstead +32 36 £52,500 +43.84% 1
Borehamwood +6 34 £40,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +11 30 £52,500 +26.51% 1
Stevenage +26 16 £46,250 +2.78% 1
Waltham Cross - 9 £35,000 - 1
Cheshunt - 5 £40,000 -
Rickmansworth +7 4 £75,000 +25.00%
Letchworth - 4 £33,750 -
Hertford -5 1 £26,500 -45.64%
Harpenden - 1 £37,500 -
Welwyn - 1 £65,000 -
OO
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 179 (52.96%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (41.12%) C#
3 138 (40.83%) HTML
4 130 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 129 (38.17%) Git (software)
6 120 (35.50%) .NET
7 112 (33.14%) Java
7 112 (33.14%) MVC
8 111 (32.84%) CSS
8 111 (32.84%) TDD
9 108 (31.95%) Node.js
10 106 (31.36%) ASP.NET
11 99 (29.29%) SQL Server
12 97 (28.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 92 (27.22%) OOD
14 91 (26.92%) Computer Science
15 90 (26.63%) SQL
16 89 (26.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 84 (24.85%) BDD
18 81 (23.96%) Degree
19 78 (23.08%) NoSQL
20 76 (22.49%) RESTful
21 73 (21.60%) XML
22 68 (20.12%) AngularJS
23 67 (19.82%) WCF
23 67 (19.82%) jQuery
24 66 (19.53%) Ruby
24 66 (19.53%) Software Engineering
25 62 (18.34%) Web Application Development
25 62 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 22 (6.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 22 (6.51%) Tomcat
2 21 (6.21%) Oracle Service Bus
2 21 (6.21%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.33%) JBoss
4 8 (2.37%) Apache
5 7 (2.07%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.48%) IIS
7 3 (0.89%) SugarCRM
8 2 (0.59%) Confluence
8 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.30%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.89%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (0.30%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 51 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.21%) Office 365
3 11 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.37%) SaaS
5 2 (0.59%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.07%) iBeacon
2 6 (1.78%) HTTP
3 2 (0.59%) Internet
4 1 (0.30%) Intranet
4 1 (0.30%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 78 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 37 (10.95%) SQL Server 2014
3 37 (10.95%) SQL Server 2016
4 19 (5.62%) MySQL
5 14 (4.14%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.14%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.66%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.59%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.59%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.59%) SQLite
11 1 (0.30%) Big Data
11 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 129 (38.17%) Git (software)
2 35 (10.36%) Subversion
3 30 (8.88%) NUnit
4 26 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 23 (6.80%) LabVIEW
5 23 (6.80%) Selenium
6 22 (6.51%) gulp
6 22 (6.51%) Jasmine
7 21 (6.21%) JIRA
7 21 (6.21%) MSTest
7 21 (6.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 17 (5.03%) Maven
8 17 (5.03%) WebDriver
9 15 (4.44%) JBehave
9 15 (4.44%) Karma Test Runner
10 13 (3.85%) Jenkins
10 13 (3.85%) TeamCity
10 13 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
11 10 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (2.66%) SpecFlow
General
1 41 (12.13%) Retail
2 30 (8.88%) Finance
3 24 (7.10%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.80%) Games
5 21 (6.21%) Advertising
6 17 (5.03%) Aerospace
7 13 (3.85%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.07%) Banking
9 3 (0.89%) Legal
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 268 (79.29%) Developer
2 79 (23.37%) .NET Developer
3 56 (16.57%) Senior Developer
4 51 (15.09%) Software Developer
5 41 (12.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 36 (10.65%) C# Developer
6 36 (10.65%) Java Developer
7 31 (9.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 28 (8.28%) .NET Software Developer
9 27 (7.99%) Analyst
10 26 (7.69%) Social Media Developer
11 18 (5.33%) C++ Developer
11 18 (5.33%) C++ Software Developer
11 18 (5.33%) Senior C# Developer
12 17 (5.03%) SOA Analyst
12 17 (5.03%) Software Engineer
12 17 (5.03%) SQL Analyst
12 17 (5.03%) Systems Analyst
12 17 (5.03%) Unix Analyst
12 17 (5.03%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (40.83%) HTML
2 120 (35.50%) .NET
3 111 (32.84%) CSS
4 108 (31.95%) Node.js
5 106 (31.36%) ASP.NET
6 97 (28.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 89 (26.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 76 (22.49%) RESTful
9 73 (21.60%) XML
10 68 (20.12%) AngularJS
11 67 (19.82%) jQuery
11 67 (19.82%) WCF
12 62 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 58 (17.16%) Web Services
14 57 (16.86%) HTML5
15 48 (14.20%) REST
16 43 (12.72%) JSON
17 40 (11.83%) SOAP
18 38 (11.24%) CSS3
19 37 (10.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 91 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 36 (10.65%) User Experience
3 34 (10.06%) Mobile App
4 33 (9.76%) BBC
5 26 (7.69%) Social Media
6 23 (6.80%) Data Structures
7 22 (6.51%) Algorithms
8 20 (5.92%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (2.66%) Social Network
10 8 (2.37%) Smartphone
11 7 (2.07%) Robotics
12 5 (1.48%) Kindle
13 3 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (0.89%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.59%) Fintech
14 2 (0.59%) iPad
14 2 (0.59%) iPhone
14 2 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
14 2 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.99%) Linux
2 24 (7.10%) Unix
3 19 (5.62%) Windows
4 12 (3.55%) Android
5 9 (2.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (52.96%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (33.14%) MVC
3 111 (32.84%) TDD
4 92 (27.22%) OOD
5 84 (24.85%) BDD
6 66 (19.53%) Software Engineering
7 62 (18.34%) Web Application Development
8 59 (17.46%) SDLC
9 57 (16.86%) Test Automation
10 48 (14.20%) SOA
11 44 (13.02%) Web Development
12 41 (12.13%) DevOps
12 41 (12.13%) Scrum
13 37 (10.95%) OOP
14 36 (10.65%) Multithreading
15 34 (10.06%) Unit Testing
16 32 (9.47%) Front End Development
17 30 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
17 30 (8.88%) Open Source
18 28 (8.28%) UML
Programming Languages
1 139 (41.12%) C#
2 130 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 112 (33.14%) Java
4 90 (26.63%) SQL
5 66 (19.53%) Ruby
6 36 (10.65%) C++
7 35 (10.36%) Shell Script
8 25 (7.40%) ES6
9 22 (6.51%) ABAP
10 20 (5.92%) PL/SQL
11 12 (3.55%) PHP
11 12 (3.55%) Python
12 8 (2.37%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.07%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.78%) C
14 6 (1.78%) Go
14 6 (1.78%) Rust
15 5 (1.48%) Clojure
15 5 (1.48%) F#
15 5 (1.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (23.96%) Degree
2 60 (17.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.48%) HND
4 4 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.78%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.30%) SLA
Systems Management
1 19 (5.62%) Puppet
2 7 (2.07%) Ansible
3 6 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 5 (1.48%) MOM
5 4 (1.18%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.59%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 53 (15.68%) Oracle
2 31 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.99%) Apple
4 26 (7.69%) Facebook
4 26 (7.69%) Google
4 26 (7.69%) Sony
4 26 (7.69%) Yahoo!
5 24 (7.10%) Xamarin
6 22 (6.51%) SAP
7 11 (3.25%) Teradata
8 8 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (2.37%) Sitecore
9 7 (2.07%) Virgin Media
10 5 (1.48%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.48%) IBM
11 3 (0.89%) Zend
12 2 (0.59%) Adobe
13 1 (0.30%) Guidewire
13 1 (0.30%) Pegasus