Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 54 48
Rank change year-on-year +30 -6 -14
Permanent jobs citing OO 369 210 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.78% 4.74% 5.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.32% 5.42% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 336 199 287
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +18.28% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 3575 3872 4824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 85.08% 87.48% 87.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3027 3161 3905
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% +5.43% +2.22%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +4.65%

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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 October 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 18 October 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 +6 78 £55,000 -4.35% 3
Hemel Hempstead +41 47 £52,500 +43.84% 2
St Albans +15 46 £65,000 - 6
Hatfield +14 40 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Borehamwood +2 39 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +10 31 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Stevenage +17 22 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Waltham Cross - 17 £35,000 - 1
Hertford 0 4 £26,500 -
Letchworth - 4 £33,750 -
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East of England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 212 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (42.55%) HTML
3 148 (40.11%) C#
4 147 (39.84%) JavaScript
4 147 (39.84%) Git (software)
5 128 (34.69%) CSS
6 127 (34.42%) TDD
7 126 (34.15%) Java
8 124 (33.60%) MVC
9 122 (33.06%) .NET
10 118 (31.98%) Node.js
11 117 (31.71%) SQL Server
12 111 (30.08%) ASP.NET
13 105 (28.46%) BDD
14 102 (27.64%) ASP.NET Web API
15 99 (26.83%) NoSQL
16 93 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 93 (25.20%) OOD
17 87 (23.58%) XML
18 83 (22.49%) RESTful
19 82 (22.22%) Ruby
20 80 (21.68%) Computer Science
20 80 (21.68%) WCF
21 77 (20.87%) Web Application Development
22 75 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 73 (19.78%) Degree
24 72 (19.51%) SDLC
25 69 (18.70%) SQL
26 68 (18.43%) Software Engineering
27 67 (18.16%) Web Services

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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 27 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 21 (5.69%) JBoss
3 14 (3.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (3.25%) Oracle Service Bus
4 12 (3.25%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.63%) Apache
5 6 (1.63%) IIS
6 4 (1.08%) CMS
6 4 (1.08%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.81%) SAP Portal
7 3 (0.81%) SugarCRM
7 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.54%) Confluence
8 2 (0.54%) SAS
8 2 (0.54%) WordPress
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.63%) Magento
3 3 (0.81%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 55 (14.91%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.25%) Office 365
4 4 (1.08%) npm
5 3 (0.81%) SaaS
6 2 (0.54%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.63%) HTTP
2 4 (1.08%) iBeacon
2 4 (1.08%) Intranet
3 3 (0.81%) Internet
4 2 (0.54%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 99 (26.83%) NoSQL
3 46 (12.47%) SQL Server 2016
4 40 (10.84%) SQL Server 2014
5 27 (7.32%) MySQL
6 22 (5.96%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.08%) MarkLogic
9 4 (1.08%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (0.81%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.54%) SQLite
12 1 (0.27%) Big Data
12 1 (0.27%) Jackrabbit
12 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 147 (39.84%) Git (software)
2 27 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 24 (6.50%) Subversion
4 22 (5.96%) JIRA
4 22 (5.96%) LabVIEW
5 20 (5.42%) NUnit
6 18 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
7 17 (4.61%) gulp
7 17 (4.61%) Jenkins
7 17 (4.61%) Selenium
8 16 (4.34%) Maven
9 15 (4.07%) WebDriver
10 14 (3.79%) Jasmine
11 12 (3.25%) MSTest
11 12 (3.25%) SpecFlow
11 12 (3.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 10 (2.71%) JBehave
12 10 (2.71%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (2.44%) Ant
13 9 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (13.55%) Retail
2 29 (7.86%) Games
3 26 (7.05%) Finance
4 21 (5.69%) Manufacturing
4 21 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.61%) Aerospace
6 12 (3.25%) Advertising
7 5 (1.36%) Banking
7 5 (1.36%) Legal
8 2 (0.54%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 278 (75.34%) Developer
2 89 (24.12%) .NET Developer
3 50 (13.55%) Software Developer
4 47 (12.74%) Senior Developer
5 43 (11.65%) Java Developer
6 40 (10.84%) C# Developer
7 36 (9.76%) Analyst
8 33 (8.94%) JavaScript Developer
9 30 (8.13%) .NET Software Developer
10 29 (7.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 29 (7.86%) Social Media Developer
11 22 (5.96%) ABAP Consultant
11 22 (5.96%) Consultant
11 22 (5.96%) SAP Consultant
11 22 (5.96%) Software Engineer
12 19 (5.15%) C# Software Developer
13 18 (4.88%) Development Analyst
13 18 (4.88%) Senior Support Analyst
13 18 (4.88%) Software Analyst
13 18 (4.88%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (42.55%) HTML
2 128 (34.69%) CSS
3 122 (33.06%) .NET
4 118 (31.98%) Node.js
5 111 (30.08%) ASP.NET
6 102 (27.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 93 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 87 (23.58%) XML
9 83 (22.49%) RESTful
10 80 (21.68%) WCF
11 75 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 67 (18.16%) Web Services
13 57 (15.45%) jQuery
14 54 (14.63%) AngularJS
15 51 (13.82%) HTML5
16 49 (13.28%) JSON
17 48 (13.01%) REST
18 40 (10.84%) XHTML
19 38 (10.30%) XSLT
20 36 (9.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (21.68%) Computer Science
2 36 (9.76%) BBC
3 33 (8.94%) Mobile App
4 30 (8.13%) User Experience
5 29 (7.86%) Social Media
6 22 (5.96%) Data Structures
7 20 (5.42%) Algorithms
7 20 (5.42%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (4.61%) Social Network
9 12 (3.25%) Robotics
10 6 (1.63%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.36%) Fintech
11 5 (1.36%) Kindle
11 5 (1.36%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.54%) iPad
12 2 (0.54%) iPhone
12 2 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.86%) Unix
2 27 (7.32%) Linux
3 24 (6.50%) Windows
4 13 (3.52%) Android
5 10 (2.71%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.54%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.27%) HPUX
7 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (34.42%) TDD
3 124 (33.60%) MVC
4 105 (28.46%) BDD
5 93 (25.20%) OOD
6 77 (20.87%) Web Application Development
7 72 (19.51%) SDLC
8 68 (18.43%) Software Engineering
9 55 (14.91%) Test Automation
10 48 (13.01%) Multithreading
11 45 (12.20%) Web Development
12 44 (11.92%) DevOps
12 44 (11.92%) SOA
13 39 (10.57%) Unit Testing
14 37 (10.03%) Scrum
15 36 (9.76%) OOP
16 31 (8.40%) E-Commerce
17 28 (7.59%) Front End Development
17 28 (7.59%) Mathematics
18 25 (6.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 148 (40.11%) C#
2 147 (39.84%) JavaScript
3 126 (34.15%) Java
4 82 (22.22%) Ruby
5 69 (18.70%) SQL
6 38 (10.30%) C++
7 27 (7.32%) Shell Script
8 25 (6.78%) ABAP
9 19 (5.15%) ES6
10 18 (4.88%) Python
11 15 (4.07%) PHP
12 11 (2.98%) C
13 10 (2.71%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.17%) Go
14 8 (2.17%) Rust
15 6 (1.63%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.63%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.36%) F#
16 5 (1.36%) VBScript
16 5 (1.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 73 (19.78%) Degree
2 53 (14.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.63%) HND
4 5 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.90%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (4.07%) Puppet
2 9 (2.44%) Ansible
3 8 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.54%) HockeyApp
4 2 (0.54%) MOM
Vendors
1 43 (11.65%) Oracle
2 30 (8.13%) Apple
3 29 (7.86%) Facebook
3 29 (7.86%) Google
3 29 (7.86%) Sony
3 29 (7.86%) Yahoo!
4 25 (6.78%) SAP
5 21 (5.69%) Microsoft
6 15 (4.07%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.90%) Adobe
7 7 (1.90%) Virgin Media
8 6 (1.63%) Zend
9 5 (1.36%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.36%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.36%) Teradata
10 4 (1.08%) Talend
11 3 (0.81%) IBM
12 1 (0.27%) Interwoven
12 1 (0.27%) Pegasus