Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 81 95
Rank change year-on-year +11 +14 +10
Permanent jobs citing OOD 29 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.99% 1.06% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 1.19% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 7
Watford median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £39,000
90th Percentile £50,125 £62,500 £45,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

OOD 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%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Watford

OOD
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for OOD in Watford

OOD
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Watford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OOD in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 27 (93.10%) HTML
1 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
2 25 (86.21%) Java
2 25 (86.21%) OO
3 20 (68.97%) Wealth Management
4 16 (55.17%) Unix
4 16 (55.17%) UML
4 16 (55.17%) Shell Script
4 16 (55.17%) SQL
5 14 (48.28%) SOAP
5 14 (48.28%) Web Services
5 14 (48.28%) XML
5 14 (48.28%) SOA
5 14 (48.28%) REST
6 13 (44.83%) User Experience
6 13 (44.83%) Web Development
6 13 (44.83%) Ajax
6 13 (44.83%) CSS
7 9 (31.03%) Information Architecture
7 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (31.03%) Scrum
8 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
8 6 (20.69%) GWT
8 6 (20.69%) JBoss
8 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
9 5 (17.24%) Fintech
10 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
10 4 (13.79%) Web Design
10 4 (13.79%) Finance

OOD
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 6 (20.69%) JBoss
1 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
1 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) SOA Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) Systems Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) Unix Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) XML Analyst
3 11 (37.93%) HTML CSS Developer
3 11 (37.93%) HTML Developer
3 11 (37.93%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (13.79%) WebLogic Developer
5 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (6.90%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) REST
2 14 (48.28%) SOAP
2 14 (48.28%) Web Services
2 14 (48.28%) XML
3 13 (44.83%) Ajax
3 13 (44.83%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) GWT
5 2 (6.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) User Experience
2 5 (17.24%) Fintech
3 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) OO
2 20 (68.97%) Wealth Management
3 16 (55.17%) UML
4 14 (48.28%) SOA
5 13 (44.83%) Web Development
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) Information Architecture
6 9 (31.03%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
7 4 (13.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) JavaScript
2 25 (86.21%) Java
3 16 (55.17%) Shell Script
3 16 (55.17%) SQL