Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 29 40
Rank change year-on-year -31 +11 +22
Permanent jobs citing OO 40 79 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.22% 7.78% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 8.77% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 52
Watford median annual salary £51,250 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.82% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £38,500 £42,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £95,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +21.05%

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 842 901 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.82% 88.68% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 699 726 743
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 31 (77.50%) SQL
2 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
3 23 (57.50%) C#
4 22 (55.00%) .NET
4 22 (55.00%) OOP
4 22 (55.00%) MVC
5 21 (52.50%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (50.00%) HTML
7 19 (47.50%) Java
7 19 (47.50%) CSS
8 16 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 16 (40.00%) Entity Framework
9 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
9 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
9 14 (35.00%) VBA
9 14 (35.00%) Crystal Reports
9 14 (35.00%) ADO.NET
9 14 (35.00%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 14 (35.00%) MS Access
10 12 (30.00%) Finance
10 12 (30.00%) TDD
11 11 (27.50%) Java EE
11 11 (27.50%) RDBMS
11 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
11 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
12 10 (25.00%) Web Application Development
12 10 (25.00%) Windows
12 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

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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 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (17.50%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.00%) JBoss
4 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (2.50%) CMS
6 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (35.00%) Crystal Reports
2 14 (35.00%) MS Access
3 11 (27.50%) RDBMS
3 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) DB2
6 1 (2.50%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Maven
3 3 (7.50%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) ProC
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.50%) gulp
5 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.50%) Log4j
5 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.50%) Mockito
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Software Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Android Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Android Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.50%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Software Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) HTML
3 19 (47.50%) CSS
4 16 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 16 (40.00%) Entity Framework
5 14 (35.00%) ADO.NET
6 11 (27.50%) Java EE
7 10 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (17.50%) XML
9 6 (15.00%) J2EE
9 6 (15.00%) Web Services
10 5 (12.50%) JDBC
10 5 (12.50%) Spring
11 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
11 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (10.00%) Java SE
11 4 (10.00%) Spring MVC
12 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.50%) Fintech
3 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.00%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Unix
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.50%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) HPUX
6 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) MVC
1 22 (55.00%) OOP
2 21 (52.50%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (30.00%) TDD
4 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (20.00%) OOD
5 8 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
5 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (20.00%) UML
5 8 (20.00%) Wealth Management
6 6 (15.00%) BPR
6 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 5 (12.50%) SOA
8 4 (10.00%) Open Source
8 4 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) SQL
2 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
3 23 (57.50%) C#
4 19 (47.50%) Java
5 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 14 (35.00%) VBA
6 8 (20.00%) ANSI SQL
7 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) Perl
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (15.00%) Sybase
3 2 (5.00%) hybris
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) ATG
4 1 (2.50%) Blue Martini
4 1 (2.50%) Demandware
4 1 (2.50%) Elastic Path
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle