Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 32 53
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21 +14
Permanent jobs citing OO 76 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.84% 6.15% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.17% 6.93% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 49 63 50
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £70,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £56,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +18.42% -

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 829 924 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 85.55% 88.85% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 679 790 749
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £75,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

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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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 47 (61.84%) JavaScript
2 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (55.26%) Java
4 37 (48.68%) HTML
5 36 (47.37%) Web Services
6 34 (44.74%) SQL
7 31 (40.79%) XML
7 31 (40.79%) REST
8 25 (32.89%) OOD
9 23 (30.26%) SOAP
9 23 (30.26%) Finance
10 22 (28.95%) UML
11 21 (27.63%) Scrum
12 19 (25.00%) MVC
12 19 (25.00%) Shell Script
12 19 (25.00%) Unix
12 19 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 18 (23.68%) Wealth Management
13 18 (23.68%) CSS
14 17 (22.37%) C#
14 17 (22.37%) .NET
14 17 (22.37%) SOA
15 15 (19.74%) OOP
15 15 (19.74%) jQuery
15 15 (19.74%) Test Automation
16 14 (18.42%) Open Source
17 13 (17.11%) Web Development
18 12 (15.79%) User Experience
18 12 (15.79%) Games
18 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering

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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 8 (10.53%) Apache
2 7 (9.21%) CMS
3 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (3.95%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.95%) SAP Portal
4 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.63%) JBoss
5 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Magento
2 3 (3.95%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (1.32%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) HTTP
1 5 (6.58%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
1 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.26%) MySQL
4 4 (5.26%) Redis
5 3 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.95%) DB2
5 3 (3.95%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.95%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.16%) Subversion
3 9 (11.84%) Cucumber
4 7 (9.21%) gulp
4 7 (9.21%) JBehave
4 7 (9.21%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (9.21%) NUnit
4 7 (9.21%) SpecFlow
4 7 (9.21%) WebDriver
5 5 (6.58%) Maven
6 4 (5.26%) JUnit
7 3 (3.95%) Ant
7 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.95%) Log4j
7 3 (3.95%) Mockito
7 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 2 (2.63%) JIRA
9 1 (1.32%) Selenium
9 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Games
3 8 (10.53%) Retail
4 5 (6.58%) Legal
5 3 (3.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (71.05%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) Java Developer
2 15 (19.74%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (18.42%) Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) Senior Developer
3 14 (18.42%) SOA Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) SQL Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) Systems Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) Unix Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) XML Analyst
4 13 (17.11%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.21%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (9.21%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (9.21%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (9.21%) HTML Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (7.89%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (48.68%) HTML
2 36 (47.37%) Web Services
3 31 (40.79%) REST
3 31 (40.79%) XML
4 23 (30.26%) SOAP
5 18 (23.68%) CSS
6 17 (22.37%) .NET
7 15 (19.74%) jQuery
8 12 (15.79%) Ajax
9 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET
9 11 (14.47%) JSON
9 11 (14.47%) XHTML
10 8 (10.53%) D3.js
10 8 (10.53%) Gherkin
10 8 (10.53%) J2EE
10 8 (10.53%) Spring
11 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (9.21%) CodeMirror
11 7 (9.21%) Node.js
11 7 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) User Experience
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) BBC
2 7 (9.21%) Fintech
3 4 (5.26%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.95%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) iPad
6 1 (1.32%) iPhone
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Unix
2 8 (10.53%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.95%) HPUX
3 3 (3.95%) Solaris
4 2 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.89%) OOD
3 22 (28.95%) UML
4 21 (27.63%) Scrum
5 19 (25.00%) MVC
6 18 (23.68%) Wealth Management
7 17 (22.37%) SOA
8 15 (19.74%) OOP
8 15 (19.74%) Test Automation
9 14 (18.42%) Open Source
10 13 (17.11%) Web Development
11 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
12 10 (13.16%) TDD
13 9 (11.84%) BDD
13 9 (11.84%) Information Architecture
14 8 (10.53%) Software Testing
15 7 (9.21%) Agile Testing
15 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
15 7 (9.21%) Inversion of Control
15 7 (9.21%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) JavaScript
2 42 (55.26%) Java
3 34 (44.74%) SQL
4 19 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 17 (22.37%) C#
6 8 (10.53%) ES6
7 7 (9.21%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.26%) ABAP
8 4 (5.26%) Perl
8 4 (5.26%) PHP
8 4 (5.26%) Ruby
9 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.32%) C++
10 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) Oracle
1 7 (9.21%) Virgin Media
2 4 (5.26%) SAP
2 4 (5.26%) Zend
3 3 (3.95%) ATG
3 3 (3.95%) Blue Martini
3 3 (3.95%) Elastic Path
3 3 (3.95%) IBM
3 3 (3.95%) Teradata
3 3 (3.95%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.63%) Demandware
4 2 (2.63%) hybris
5 1 (1.32%) Interwoven