Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 40 42
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 -9
Permanent jobs citing OO 323 241 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.27% 5.48% 5.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.55% 6.20% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 306 227 256
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +21.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 3,777 3,886 4,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 85.03% 88.40% 86.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,191 3,208 3,549
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -

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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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +2 75 £55,000 - 11
St Albans +17 51 £65,000 - 7
Hemel Hempstead +21 47 £52,500 +43.84% 3
Borehamwood -2 28 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Hatfield -10 26 £60,000 - 3
Stevenage +20 18 £47,500 +11.76%
Welwyn Garden City -4 18 £43,750 -12.50% 3
Waltham Cross - 18 £35,000 - 1
Hertford +7 4 £26,500 +6.00%
Tring - 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 £42,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £24,000 - 1
OO
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 202 (62.54%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (43.03%) MVC
3 133 (41.18%) C#
4 125 (38.70%) Git (software)
5 121 (37.46%) TDD
6 113 (34.98%) Java
7 112 (34.67%) .NET
8 104 (32.20%) SQL Server
8 104 (32.20%) HTML
9 103 (31.89%) JavaScript
10 100 (30.96%) NoSQL
10 100 (30.96%) Node.js
11 97 (30.03%) ASP.NET
12 92 (28.48%) BDD
12 92 (28.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 88 (27.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 88 (27.24%) Ruby
14 79 (24.46%) Web Application Development
14 79 (24.46%) RESTful
15 78 (24.15%) WCF
15 78 (24.15%) CSS
16 76 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 72 (22.29%) SDLC
18 64 (19.81%) Web Services
19 63 (19.50%) OOP
20 59 (18.27%) OOD
21 58 (17.96%) Degree
21 58 (17.96%) Software Engineering
22 54 (16.72%) XML
22 54 (16.72%) SQL Server 2016

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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 (5.57%) Tomcat
2 17 (5.26%) JBoss
3 11 (3.41%) CMS
4 10 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (2.17%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.86%) Apache
7 3 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.93%) IIS
7 3 (0.93%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.93%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.93%) WordPress
8 2 (0.62%) SAP Portal
8 2 (0.62%) SAS
8 2 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (4.33%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.86%) Magento
3 2 (0.62%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 50 (15.48%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.10%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (3.10%) Serverless
4 9 (2.79%) SaaS
5 7 (2.17%) Office 365
6 3 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.62%) TestFlight
8 1 (0.31%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.24%) HTTP
1 4 (1.24%) Intranet
2 3 (0.93%) Internet
3 2 (0.62%) iBeacon
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.31%) SSL
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.31%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 100 (30.96%) NoSQL
3 54 (16.72%) SQL Server 2016
4 25 (7.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 21 (6.50%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.88%) MySQL
7 10 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.79%) Redis
9 8 (2.48%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.17%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.86%) SQLite
12 5 (1.55%) MarkLogic
13 4 (1.24%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.93%) Big Data
14 3 (0.93%) DB2
14 3 (0.93%) Jackrabbit
14 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.93%) SAP HANA
15 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 125 (38.70%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.81%) Subversion
3 18 (5.57%) Visual Studio
4 16 (4.95%) WebDriver
5 15 (4.64%) Selenium
6 14 (4.33%) JIRA
6 14 (4.33%) JUnit
6 14 (4.33%) Oracle Forms
7 13 (4.02%) Jenkins
8 12 (3.72%) JBehave
9 10 (3.10%) gulp
9 10 (3.10%) Karma Test Runner
9 10 (3.10%) LabVIEW
10 9 (2.79%) Eclipse
10 9 (2.79%) NUnit
11 8 (2.48%) Jasmine
12 7 (2.17%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.17%) MSTest
12 7 (2.17%) SpecFlow
12 7 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (9.60%) Retail
2 24 (7.43%) Finance
3 17 (5.26%) Games
4 15 (4.64%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.79%) Aerospace
5 9 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.17%) Advertising
7 4 (1.24%) Marketing
8 3 (0.93%) Automotive
8 3 (0.93%) Publishing
9 2 (0.62%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 258 (79.88%) Developer
2 97 (30.03%) .NET Developer
3 58 (17.96%) Java Developer
4 40 (12.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 36 (11.15%) C# Developer
6 34 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 31 (9.60%) Senior Developer
8 23 (7.12%) Social Media Developer
9 21 (6.50%) Analyst
9 21 (6.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (6.19%) ABAP Consultant
10 20 (6.19%) Consultant
10 20 (6.19%) iOS Developer
10 20 (6.19%) SAP Consultant
11 19 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (5.88%) Software Engineer
12 17 (5.26%) Applications Developer
13 14 (4.33%) Development Analyst
13 14 (4.33%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (4.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (34.67%) .NET
2 104 (32.20%) HTML
3 100 (30.96%) Node.js
4 97 (30.03%) ASP.NET
5 92 (28.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 88 (27.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 79 (24.46%) RESTful
8 78 (24.15%) CSS
8 78 (24.15%) WCF
9 76 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 64 (19.81%) Web Services
11 54 (16.72%) XML
12 43 (13.31%) JSON
13 42 (13.00%) REST
14 34 (10.53%) XSLT
15 33 (10.22%) HTML5
16 32 (9.91%) AngularJS
17 30 (9.29%) jQuery
17 30 (9.29%) XHTML
18 25 (7.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.17%) Computer Science
2 37 (11.46%) Mobile App
3 36 (11.15%) User Experience
4 25 (7.74%) BBC
4 25 (7.74%) Social Media
5 24 (7.43%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (5.57%) Social Network
7 12 (3.72%) Algorithms
7 12 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (3.10%) Robotics
9 9 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.79%) Video\Live Streaming
10 7 (2.17%) Fintech
11 4 (1.24%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.93%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.93%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.93%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.62%) iPad
13 2 (0.62%) iPhone
14 1 (0.31%) STB
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.36%) Apple iOS
2 23 (7.12%) Linux
3 22 (6.81%) Windows
4 17 (5.26%) Unix
5 14 (4.33%) Android
6 5 (1.55%) Solaris
7 3 (0.93%) HPUX
8 2 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.62%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (62.54%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (43.03%) MVC
3 121 (37.46%) TDD
4 92 (28.48%) BDD
5 79 (24.46%) Web Application Development
6 72 (22.29%) SDLC
7 63 (19.50%) OOP
8 59 (18.27%) OOD
9 58 (17.96%) Software Engineering
10 52 (16.10%) Test Automation
11 43 (13.31%) Scrum
12 38 (11.76%) Web Development
13 36 (11.15%) Multithreading
14 33 (10.22%) Unit Testing
15 32 (9.91%) Mathematics
16 29 (8.98%) CRM
17 27 (8.36%) DevOps
18 23 (7.12%) SOA
18 23 (7.12%) SOLID
19 21 (6.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 133 (41.18%) C#
2 113 (34.98%) Java
3 103 (31.89%) JavaScript
4 88 (27.24%) Ruby
5 41 (12.69%) SQL
6 30 (9.29%) C++
7 22 (6.81%) ABAP
8 19 (5.88%) Apple Swift
9 13 (4.02%) C
10 11 (3.41%) ES6
10 11 (3.41%) PHP
11 9 (2.79%) Python
12 7 (2.17%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.17%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.86%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.86%) XPath
14 5 (1.55%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.55%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.55%) SPARQL
14 5 (1.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 58 (17.96%) Degree
2 45 (13.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.31%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.17%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (3.41%) Ansible
2 3 (0.93%) Puppet
3 2 (0.62%) HockeyApp
3 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.31%) MOM
Vendors
1 30 (9.29%) Oracle
2 27 (8.36%) Apple
3 23 (7.12%) Facebook
3 23 (7.12%) Google
3 23 (7.12%) Sony
3 23 (7.12%) Yahoo!
4 22 (6.81%) SAP
5 10 (3.10%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.79%) Xamarin
7 8 (2.48%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.86%) Adobe
8 6 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.55%) Talend
10 4 (1.24%) IBM
10 4 (1.24%) Zend
11 3 (0.93%) ATG
11 3 (0.93%) Blue Martini
11 3 (0.93%) Capita
11 3 (0.93%) Elastic Path
12 2 (0.62%) hybris