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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 34 46
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12  
Permanent jobs citing OO 45 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.33% 4.99% 5.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.41% 5.90% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 23
Median salary £60,000 £64,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +42.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £70,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 478 407 480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 88.52% 84.62% 87.59%
Number of salaries quoted 381 348 345
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +13.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing OO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for OO.

1 66 (74.16%) Java
2 48 (53.93%) JavaScript
3 44 (49.44%) Web Services
4 42 (47.19%) SQL
4 42 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (44.94%) HTML
6 32 (35.96%) REST
7 31 (34.83%) Shell Script
8 29 (32.58%) UML
9 28 (31.46%) XML
10 27 (30.34%) Wealth Management
11 26 (29.21%) Unix
11 26 (29.21%) OOD
12 22 (24.72%) SOAP
12 22 (24.72%) Software Engineering
13 21 (23.60%) Node.js
14 20 (22.47%) OOP
15 19 (21.35%) CSS
15 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
15 19 (21.35%) Finance
15 19 (21.35%) Scrum
15 19 (21.35%) Test Automation
16 18 (20.22%) D3.js
16 18 (20.22%) ES6
16 18 (20.22%) TDD
16 18 (20.22%) jQuery
17 16 (17.98%) Spring
18 15 (16.85%) SOA
18 15 (16.85%) C#
18 15 (16.85%) gulp

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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 12 (13.48%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.62%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) JBoss
4 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.87%) SaaS
3 2 (2.25%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) iBeacon
2 6 (6.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.37%) MySQL
4 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) gulp
1 15 (16.85%) JBehave
1 15 (16.85%) Karma Test Runner
1 15 (16.85%) WebDriver
2 13 (14.61%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.48%) Maven
4 9 (10.11%) Subversion
5 7 (7.87%) Android Studio
6 4 (4.49%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.49%) JIRA
6 4 (4.49%) NUnit
6 4 (4.49%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (4.49%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.37%) Bower
8 2 (2.25%) CocoaPods
8 2 (2.25%) Xcode
9 1 (1.12%) JUnit
General
1 19 (21.35%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Games
3 6 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.62%) Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Retail
6 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (82.02%) Developer
2 22 (24.72%) Senior Developer
3 15 (16.85%) Analyst
3 15 (16.85%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (16.85%) Systems Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (15.73%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.73%) SOA Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) SQL Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) Unix Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) XML Analyst
5 11 (12.36%) SQL Developer
5 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Unix Developer
6 10 (11.24%) Android Developer
6 10 (11.24%) Senior Android Developer
6 10 (11.24%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Android Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Programmer
7 7 (7.87%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (49.44%) Web Services
2 40 (44.94%) HTML
3 32 (35.96%) REST
4 28 (31.46%) XML
5 22 (24.72%) SOAP
6 21 (23.60%) Node.js
7 19 (21.35%) CSS
8 18 (20.22%) D3.js
8 18 (20.22%) jQuery
9 16 (17.98%) Spring
10 15 (16.85%) CodeMirror
10 15 (16.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
12 12 (13.48%) RESTful
13 10 (11.24%) HTML5
13 10 (11.24%) JSON
13 10 (11.24%) XHTML
14 9 (10.11%) .NET
14 9 (10.11%) J2EE
15 8 (8.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) User Experience
2 7 (7.87%) Smartphone
3 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.49%) BBC
5 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.37%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.25%) Fintech
6 2 (2.25%) iPad
6 2 (2.25%) iPhone
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.21%) Unix
2 10 (11.24%) Android
3 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.49%) Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Windows
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.58%) UML
3 27 (30.34%) Wealth Management
4 26 (29.21%) OOD
5 22 (24.72%) Software Engineering
6 20 (22.47%) OOP
7 19 (21.35%) Scrum
7 19 (21.35%) Test Automation
8 18 (20.22%) TDD
9 15 (16.85%) SOA
10 13 (14.61%) Mentoring
11 10 (11.24%) Android Development
11 10 (11.24%) Unit Testing
12 9 (10.11%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (10.11%) Visualisation
13 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.99%) MVC
13 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
14 7 (7.87%) High Availability
14 7 (7.87%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 66 (74.16%) Java
2 48 (53.93%) JavaScript
3 42 (47.19%) SQL
4 31 (34.83%) Shell Script
5 18 (20.22%) ES6
6 15 (16.85%) C#
7 12 (13.48%) PL/SQL
8 8 (8.99%) C++
9 6 (6.74%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.37%) ABAP
10 3 (3.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) PhD
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (4.49%) MOM
2 2 (2.25%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle
2 5 (5.62%) Teradata
3 4 (4.49%) IBM
3 4 (4.49%) Virgin Media
4 3 (3.37%) SAP
4 3 (3.37%) Zend
5 2 (2.25%) Adobe
5 2 (2.25%) Apple
5 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
Watford, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago