Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 26 37
Rank change year-on-year -26 +11 +25
Permanent jobs citing OO 39 85 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.45% 7.97% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 8.65% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 61 45
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £45,750 £41,250 £44,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £95,000 £76,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +22.22%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 761 983 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 86.87% 92.13% 86.52%
Number of salaries quoted 653 795 708
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £28,175
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Watford

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Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for OO in Watford

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Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Watford over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Watford

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Watford region with a requirement for OO.

1 28 (71.79%) Java
2 27 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 25 (64.10%) SQL
4 24 (61.54%) HTML
5 19 (48.72%) OOP
5 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
6 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (38.46%) Web Services
8 14 (35.90%) XML
8 14 (35.90%) J2EE
8 14 (35.90%) Relational Database
9 13 (33.33%) MVC
10 12 (30.77%) C#
10 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
10 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
10 12 (30.77%) Unix
11 11 (28.21%) UML
11 11 (28.21%) XHTML
11 11 (28.21%) JDBC
11 11 (28.21%) JSP
11 11 (28.21%) .NET
11 11 (28.21%) Subversion
11 11 (28.21%) WebSphere
11 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
11 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
12 10 (25.64%) hybris
12 10 (25.64%) Scrum
12 10 (25.64%) Servlets
12 10 (25.64%) CSS
12 10 (25.64%) IBM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 11 (28.21%) WebSphere
2 9 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (20.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (20.51%) Apache
4 6 (15.38%) CMS
4 6 (15.38%) MQSeries
5 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
6 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
7 2 (5.13%) CoreMedia CMS
7 2 (5.13%) JBoss
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Magento
2 2 (5.13%) Fredhopper
2 2 (5.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) Relational Database
2 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
3 7 (17.95%) DB2
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.38%) Jackrabbit
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (10.26%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (10.26%) MS Access
6 2 (5.13%) Endeca
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) Subversion
3 7 (17.95%) Ant
3 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
3 7 (17.95%) JUnit
3 7 (17.95%) Log4j
3 7 (17.95%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 6 (15.38%) gulp
4 6 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 6 (15.38%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (15.38%) Mockito
5 5 (12.82%) JBehave
5 5 (12.82%) WebDriver
6 4 (10.26%) JIRA
7 3 (7.69%) Maven
7 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
8 2 (5.13%) ProC
8 2 (5.13%) Selenium
9 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (15.38%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 6 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (15.38%) WebSphere Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Junior
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Android Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) HTML
2 15 (38.46%) Web Services
3 14 (35.90%) J2EE
3 14 (35.90%) XML
4 11 (28.21%) .NET
4 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
4 11 (28.21%) JDBC
4 11 (28.21%) JSP
4 11 (28.21%) XHTML
5 10 (25.64%) CSS
5 10 (25.64%) Servlets
6 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 9 (23.08%) Java EE
6 9 (23.08%) JSTL
6 9 (23.08%) REST
6 9 (23.08%) SOAP
6 9 (23.08%) Struts
7 8 (20.51%) Ajax
7 8 (20.51%) JMS
7 8 (20.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.26%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.69%) Fintech
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Unix
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) HPUX
3 6 (15.38%) Solaris
4 4 (10.26%) Windows
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) OOP
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) MVC
4 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
5 11 (28.21%) UML
6 10 (25.64%) Scrum
7 8 (20.51%) RAD
8 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.95%) SOA
8 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
9 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.82%) TDD
11 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
11 4 (10.26%) Performance Improvement
11 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (10.26%) Wealth Management
11 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) Java
2 27 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 25 (64.10%) SQL
4 12 (30.77%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 6 (15.38%) Perl
6 5 (12.82%) ES6
7 4 (10.26%) ANSI SQL
7 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.26%) VBA
8 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.56%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) hybris
1 10 (25.64%) IBM
2 8 (20.51%) Blue Martini
2 8 (20.51%) Demandware
2 8 (20.51%) Elastic Path
3 6 (15.38%) ATG
4 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.13%) Adobe
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) SAP
5 2 (5.13%) Sybase