Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 33 60
Rank change year-on-year -13 +27 -8
Permanent jobs citing OO 260 308 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.71% 7.23% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.58% 8.02% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 246 280 177
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £46,422 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.09% +3.16% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,951 3,840 4,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 86.82% 90.18% 88.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,259 3,226 3,491
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 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
Watford -1 76 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Hatfield -1 57 £60,000 +4.35% 4
St Albans -28 15 £47,500 -26.92%
Hemel Hempstead -17 14 £52,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -39 14 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Stevenage -10 10 £26,000 -42.22% 1
Borehamwood -6 7 £55,000 +37.50%
Bishop's Stortford - 5 £42,500 - 1
Potters Bar - 4 £55,000 -
Waltham Cross - 4 £35,000 - 1
Rickmansworth -8 3 £65,000 -13.33%
Hitchin - 2 £30,750 - 4
Hoddesdon - 2 £55,000 -
Tring - 1 - -
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East of England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 147 (56.54%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (49.62%) Java
3 105 (40.38%) MVC
4 94 (36.15%) JavaScript
5 91 (35.00%) C#
6 89 (34.23%) Git (software)
7 87 (33.46%) .NET
8 80 (30.77%) Computer Science
9 74 (28.46%) HTML
10 68 (26.15%) TDD
11 66 (25.38%) Degree
12 61 (23.46%) Test Automation
12 61 (23.46%) Computer Science Degree
13 60 (23.08%) ASP.NET
14 59 (22.69%) OOP
15 58 (22.31%) Mobile App
16 56 (21.54%) SDLC
17 55 (21.15%) SQL
18 54 (20.77%) HTML5
19 49 (18.85%) CSS
20 48 (18.46%) Scrum
20 48 (18.46%) Software Engineering
21 47 (18.08%) User Experience
22 45 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
22 45 (17.31%) AngularJS
22 45 (17.31%) Node.js
23 43 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
23 43 (16.54%) Web Services
24 41 (15.77%) Subversion
25 40 (15.38%) Mathematics

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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 18 (6.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (6.15%) CMS
3 15 (5.77%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.62%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.23%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.85%) Apache
6 10 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (3.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (3.46%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (2.69%) MQSeries
8 7 (2.69%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.15%) IIS
11 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.77%) CoreMedia CMS
12 1 (0.38%) JBoss
12 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.85%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.85%) Magento
2 2 (0.77%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 43 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.77%) Office 365
3 14 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (5.00%) SaaS
5 12 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.92%) Serverless
6 5 (1.92%) TestFlight
7 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.38%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.85%) SMS
2 8 (3.08%) Internet
3 5 (1.92%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) HTTP
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.92%) NoSQL
3 27 (10.38%) Relational Database
4 21 (8.08%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.92%) RDBMS
6 17 (6.54%) SQL Server 2016
7 10 (3.85%) MySQL
8 9 (3.46%) Big Data
9 8 (3.08%) DB2
9 8 (3.08%) SQLite
10 7 (2.69%) Jackrabbit
11 6 (2.31%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.31%) Redis
12 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.77%) Endeca
14 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 89 (34.23%) Git (software)
2 41 (15.77%) Subversion
3 35 (13.46%) Selenium
4 30 (11.54%) WebDriver
5 25 (9.62%) JBehave
6 22 (8.46%) JUnit
7 19 (7.31%) Cucumber
8 17 (6.54%) JIRA
9 16 (6.15%) Jenkins
9 16 (6.15%) NUnit
10 15 (5.77%) Jasmine
10 15 (5.77%) MSTest
10 15 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 14 (5.38%) gulp
11 14 (5.38%) Karma Test Runner
12 11 (4.23%) CocoaPods
12 11 (4.23%) Maven
13 9 (3.46%) Mockito
13 9 (3.46%) TeamCity
14 8 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (13.46%) Retail
2 28 (10.77%) Finance
3 25 (9.62%) Games
4 18 (6.92%) Advertising
5 10 (3.85%) Legal
6 5 (1.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 232 (89.23%) Developer
2 77 (29.62%) Java Developer
3 62 (23.85%) .NET Developer
4 48 (18.46%) C# Developer
5 41 (15.77%) Software Developer
6 38 (14.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 36 (13.85%) Senior Developer
8 26 (10.00%) Lead Developer
9 23 (8.85%) .NET Software Developer
10 20 (7.69%) Android Developer
11 18 (6.92%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (6.92%) JavaScript Developer
12 17 (6.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 17 (6.54%) iOS Developer
13 16 (6.15%) Lead Java Developer
14 15 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
15 14 (5.38%) Junior
15 14 (5.38%) Junior Developer
15 14 (5.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 14 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (33.46%) .NET
2 74 (28.46%) HTML
3 60 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 54 (20.77%) HTML5
5 49 (18.85%) CSS
6 45 (17.31%) AngularJS
6 45 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (17.31%) Node.js
7 43 (16.54%) Web Services
8 40 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 38 (14.62%) CSS3
9 38 (14.62%) XML
10 36 (13.85%) Spring
11 33 (12.69%) jQuery
11 33 (12.69%) REST
12 31 (11.92%) JSON
13 29 (11.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 24 (9.23%) SOAP
15 22 (8.46%) J2EE
15 22 (8.46%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 80 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 58 (22.31%) Mobile App
3 47 (18.08%) User Experience
4 33 (12.69%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (9.23%) Robotics
6 18 (6.92%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (3.08%) Social Media
8 5 (1.92%) iPad
8 5 (1.92%) iPhone
8 5 (1.92%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.54%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.54%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.15%) BBC
10 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.15%) Social Network
10 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.46%) Android
2 27 (10.38%) Apple iOS
3 25 (9.62%) Linux
4 12 (4.62%) Windows
5 11 (4.23%) Unix
6 7 (2.69%) HPUX
6 7 (2.69%) Solaris
7 2 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (56.54%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (40.38%) MVC
3 68 (26.15%) TDD
4 61 (23.46%) Test Automation
5 59 (22.69%) OOP
6 56 (21.54%) SDLC
7 48 (18.46%) Scrum
7 48 (18.46%) Software Engineering
8 40 (15.38%) Mathematics
9 34 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (10.77%) BDD
11 27 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (10.38%) SOLID
11 27 (10.38%) Web Application Development
12 26 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 26 (10.00%) Web Development
13 24 (9.23%) OOD
14 23 (8.85%) Continuous Deployment
14 23 (8.85%) DevOps
14 23 (8.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (49.62%) Java
2 94 (36.15%) JavaScript
3 91 (35.00%) C#
4 55 (21.15%) SQL
5 26 (10.00%) Ruby
6 21 (8.08%) Java 8
7 20 (7.69%) Haskell
8 19 (7.31%) Scala
9 15 (5.77%) Apple Swift
10 14 (5.38%) ES6
11 11 (4.23%) C++
11 11 (4.23%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.85%) ABAP
13 9 (3.46%) Bash Shell
13 9 (3.46%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.69%) Perl
14 7 (2.69%) T-SQL
15 6 (2.31%) Kotlin
15 6 (2.31%) Python
16 5 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (25.38%) Degree
2 61 (23.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.85%) HND
4 2 (0.77%) PhD
5 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.15%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (6.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (6.92%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.31%) Puppet
3 5 (1.92%) HockeyApp
4 3 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.77%) Ansible
5 2 (0.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.77%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (8.46%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.08%) Oracle
3 19 (7.31%) Xamarin
4 14 (5.38%) SAP
4 14 (5.38%) Sitecore
5 12 (4.62%) hybris
5 12 (4.62%) IBM
6 11 (4.23%) Capita
7 9 (3.46%) Blue Martini
7 9 (3.46%) Demandware
7 9 (3.46%) Elastic Path
7 9 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.69%) ATG
9 6 (2.31%) Apple
10 4 (1.54%) Google
11 3 (1.15%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.15%) Facebook
11 3 (1.15%) New Relic
11 3 (1.15%) Sony
11 3 (1.15%) Yahoo!