The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 28 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 7142 7135 7725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.68% 7.15% 7.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.13% 8.81% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5923 6034 7038
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in England

OO
Salary Trend in England

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

OO Salary Trend in England

OO
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in England

OO
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 3619 £55,000 +4.76% 378
South East +1 1215 £42,500 +6.25% 132
North West +1 547 £39,000 +11.42% 99
East of England +2 456 £43,000 +7.50% 61
South West -8 401 £39,000 +11.42% 55
Yorkshire -17 354 £35,000 +4.47% 63
West Midlands 0 259 £37,500 +7.14% 39
East Midlands -8 210 £35,000 +2.94% 22
North East +13 52 £31,250 -3.84% 17
Midlands - 8 £35,000 - 1
OO
UK

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 6893 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
2 6444 (41.85%) JavaScript
3 6346 (41.21%) C#
4 6073 (39.44%) HTML
5 5832 (37.88%) .NET
6 5630 (36.56%) Java
7 5215 (33.87%) CSS
8 4529 (29.41%) SQL
9 4184 (27.17%) MVC
10 4009 (26.04%) SQL Server
11 3731 (24.23%) TDD
12 3712 (24.11%) Degree
13 3504 (22.76%) jQuery
14 3456 (22.44%) ASP.NET
15 3418 (22.20%) OOP
16 3406 (22.12%) Finance
17 3030 (19.68%) Software Engineering
18 2906 (18.87%) PHP
19 2794 (18.15%) C++
20 2674 (17.37%) OOD
21 2652 (17.22%) Computer Science
22 2619 (17.01%) Scrum
23 2446 (15.89%) HTML5
24 2360 (15.33%) Web Services
25 2329 (15.13%) XML
26 2280 (14.81%) Linux
27 2224 (14.44%) MySQL
28 2048 (13.30%) Microsoft
29 1967 (12.77%) WCF
30 1966 (12.77%) E-Commerce

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 766 (4.97%) Node.js
2 660 (4.29%) Apache
3 579 (3.76%) CMS
4 468 (3.04%) IIS
5 447 (2.90%) Tomcat
6 348 (2.26%) SharePoint
7 253 (1.64%) WordPress
8 237 (1.54%) WebSphere
9 226 (1.47%) Drupal
10 171 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 163 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
12 155 (1.01%) Apache Solr
13 147 (0.95%) Confluence
14 145 (0.94%) nginx
15 93 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
16 86 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
17 85 (0.55%) Umbraco
18 81 (0.53%) NServiceBus
19 71 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
20 67 (0.44%) GlassFish
Applications
1 947 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 275 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 126 (0.82%) MS Office
4 110 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 34 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 32 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 29 (0.19%) Fireworks
8 24 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 13 (0.084%) Mingle
10 11 (0.071%) InfoPath
11 8 (0.052%) FreeHand
11 8 (0.052%) PowerPivot
12 6 (0.039%) GIMP
13 5 (0.032%) CPLEX
14 4 (0.026%) Doxygen
14 4 (0.026%) FrameMaker
14 4 (0.026%) MS Project
15 3 (0.019%) Simulink
15 3 (0.019%) 3ds Max
16 2 (0.013%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 363 (2.36%) Magento
2 136 (0.88%) Oracle CRM
3 68 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 39 (0.25%) Sophis RISQUE
5 27 (0.18%) Google Analytics
6 21 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 18 (0.12%) SAP CRM
8 14 (0.091%) SAP SD
8 14 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 14 (0.091%) SAP CO
8 14 (0.091%) SunGard APT
9 13 (0.084%) Markit EDM
10 12 (0.078%) SAP SRM
10 12 (0.078%) SAP FI
10 12 (0.078%) SAP MM
10 12 (0.078%) SAP FI/CO
11 10 (0.065%) SAP HR
12 9 (0.058%) SAP IS-U
12 9 (0.058%) Oracle Cash Management
13 8 (0.052%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 294 (1.91%) SaaS
2 245 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 224 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 196 (1.27%) GitHub
5 150 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 52 (0.34%) Force.com
7 36 (0.23%) Trello
8 35 (0.23%) PaaS
9 27 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 19 (0.12%) Amazon S3
11 16 (0.10%) Google App Engine
12 11 (0.071%) IaaS
13 8 (0.052%) Office 365
14 6 (0.039%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.039%) Amazon EMR
14 6 (0.039%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.026%) Google Compute Engine
16 3 (0.019%) Google Apps
17 2 (0.013%) Rackspace Cloud
18 1 (0.006%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 823 (5.34%) Internet
2 397 (2.58%) HTTP
3 249 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 167 (1.08%) Intranet
5 53 (0.34%) Wireless
6 52 (0.34%) SSH
7 51 (0.33%) SNMP
8 49 (0.32%) Broadband
9 47 (0.31%) SSL
10 44 (0.29%) GSM
11 32 (0.21%) LTE
12 31 (0.20%) DNS
13 28 (0.18%) UMTS
14 24 (0.16%) PBX
15 23 (0.15%) Network Security
15 23 (0.15%) RTP
16 22 (0.14%) FTP
16 22 (0.14%) LDAP
17 21 (0.14%) SMTP
18 17 (0.11%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4009 (26.04%) SQL Server
2 2224 (14.44%) MySQL
3 1341 (8.71%) Relational Database
4 772 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 641 (4.16%) NoSQL
6 529 (3.44%) MongoDB
7 515 (3.34%) Big Data
8 501 (3.25%) RDBMS
9 460 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 405 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 394 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 367 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 343 (2.23%) Hadoop
14 231 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
15 220 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
16 178 (1.16%) Redis
17 151 (0.98%) RavenDB
17 151 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 149 (0.97%) Oracle Database
19 128 (0.83%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1804 (11.72%) Git (software)
2 1496 (9.72%) Subversion
3 1002 (6.51%) Visual Studio
4 837 (5.44%) NUnit
5 549 (3.57%) Eclipse
6 527 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 519 (3.37%) Selenium
8 494 (3.21%) Maven
9 485 (3.15%) JUnit
9 485 (3.15%) Rhino Mocks
10 450 (2.92%) Jenkins
11 424 (2.75%) Cucumber
12 422 (2.74%) JIRA
13 388 (2.52%) TeamCity
14 359 (2.33%) Moq
15 292 (1.90%) Jasmine
16 245 (1.59%) Ant
17 221 (1.44%) SpecFlow
18 160 (1.04%) ReSharper
19 140 (0.91%) MSTest
General
1 3406 (22.12%) Finance
2 894 (5.81%) Banking
3 831 (5.40%) Marketing
4 719 (4.67%) Retail
5 701 (4.55%) Games
6 488 (3.17%) Front Office
7 340 (2.21%) Investment Banking
8 311 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 261 (1.70%) Advertising
10 243 (1.58%) Back Office
11 183 (1.19%) Financial Institution
12 182 (1.18%) Publishing
13 125 (0.81%) Manufacturing
14 93 (0.60%) Legal
15 90 (0.58%) Electronics
15 90 (0.58%) French Language
16 79 (0.51%) Automotive
17 75 (0.49%) Law
18 64 (0.42%) Multimedia
19 60 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 12163 (78.99%) Developer
2 2436 (15.82%) Senior Developer
3 2331 (15.14%) .NET Developer
4 1830 (11.88%) Java Developer
5 1788 (11.61%) C# Developer
6 1693 (10.99%) PHP Developer
7 1507 (9.79%) Software Developer
8 1188 (7.72%) Web Developer
9 1137 (7.38%) Software Engineer
10 1105 (7.18%) C# .NET Developer
11 650 (4.22%) C++ Developer
12 587 (3.81%) Front-End Developer
13 566 (3.68%) Junior
14 563 (3.66%) Analyst
15 532 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
16 531 (3.45%) Junior Developer
17 513 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
18 480 (3.12%) Architect
19 468 (3.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 464 (3.01%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6073 (39.44%) HTML
2 5832 (37.88%) .NET
3 5215 (33.87%) CSS
4 3504 (22.76%) jQuery
5 3456 (22.44%) ASP.NET
6 2446 (15.89%) HTML5
7 2360 (15.33%) Web Services
8 2329 (15.13%) XML
9 1967 (12.77%) WCF
10 1708 (11.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1598 (10.38%) Ajax
12 1517 (9.85%) CSS3
13 1398 (9.08%) .NET Framework
14 1137 (7.38%) Spring
15 1083 (7.03%) AngularJS
16 1082 (7.03%) REST
17 1064 (6.91%) WPF
18 878 (5.70%) JSON
19 841 (5.46%) J2EE
20 807 (5.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2652 (17.22%) Computer Science
2 937 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 884 (5.74%) Open Source
4 875 (5.68%) User Experience
5 827 (5.37%) Mathematics
6 687 (4.46%) Mobile App
7 523 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
8 456 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 446 (2.90%) Client/Server
10 403 (2.62%) Derivative
11 381 (2.47%) N-Tier
12 347 (2.25%) Social Media
13 316 (2.05%) iPhone
14 308 (2.00%) Hedge funds
15 296 (1.92%) Physics
16 238 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
17 229 (1.49%) Visualisation
18 191 (1.24%) Equities
19 185 (1.20%) Social Network
20 174 (1.13%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2280 (14.81%) Linux
2 1779 (11.55%) Windows
3 1244 (8.08%) UNIX
4 1002 (6.51%) Apple iOS
5 976 (6.34%) Android
6 138 (0.90%) Windows Phone
7 104 (0.68%) Solaris
8 85 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 72 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 59 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 58 (0.38%) Debian
12 46 (0.30%) Windows Phone 7
13 34 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 33 (0.21%) CentOS
15 32 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
16 31 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 30 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (0.17%) Windows 8
19 20 (0.13%) Windows 7
19 20 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6893 (44.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4184 (27.17%) MVC
3 3731 (24.23%) TDD
4 3418 (22.20%) OOP
5 3030 (19.68%) Software Engineering
6 2674 (17.37%) OOD
7 2619 (17.01%) Scrum
8 1966 (12.77%) E-Commerce
9 1421 (9.23%) Unit Testing
10 1381 (8.97%) BDD
11 1356 (8.81%) Multithreading
12 1225 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
13 1138 (7.39%) Web Development
14 1126 (7.31%) OO PHP
15 948 (6.16%) Mentoring
16 900 (5.84%) UML
17 671 (4.36%) SOA
18 644 (4.18%) OOA/OOD
19 565 (3.67%) Web Application Development
20 524 (3.40%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6444 (41.85%) JavaScript
2 6346 (41.21%) C#
3 5630 (36.56%) Java
4 4529 (29.41%) SQL
5 2906 (18.87%) PHP
6 2794 (18.15%) C++
7 1253 (8.14%) Python
8 1027 (6.67%) Ruby
9 904 (5.87%) C
10 893 (5.80%) T-SQL
11 749 (4.86%) PHP5
12 731 (4.75%) VB.NET
13 492 (3.20%) Perl
14 461 (2.99%) Objective-C
15 355 (2.31%) VB
16 331 (2.15%) Scala
17 212 (1.38%) PL/SQL
18 200 (1.30%) VBA
19 161 (1.05%) VB6
20 143 (0.93%) F#
Qualifications
1 3712 (24.11%) Degree
2 304 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 222 (1.44%) PhD
4 200 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 131 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 118 (0.77%) MCSD
7 112 (0.73%) MCP
8 99 (0.64%) MCTS
9 95 (0.62%) MCAD
10 62 (0.40%) ISEB
11 49 (0.32%) DV Cleared
12 37 (0.24%) ISTQB
13 18 (0.12%) CFA
14 15 (0.097%) MCPD
14 15 (0.097%) Sun Certification
14 15 (0.097%) HNC
14 15 (0.097%) HND
15 13 (0.084%) MCSE
15 13 (0.084%) OCPJP
16 12 (0.078%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 819 (5.32%) QA
2 106 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 54 (0.35%) SLA
4 27 (0.18%) WAI
5 13 (0.084%) DO-178B
6 10 (0.065%) HL7
6 10 (0.065%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.058%) ISO 9000
8 7 (0.045%) WCAG
9 6 (0.039%) ISO 8583
10 5 (0.032%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.032%) Basel II
10 5 (0.032%) IEC 61508
10 5 (0.032%) FATCA
10 5 (0.032%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.026%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.013%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.013%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.013%) EMIR
12 2 (0.013%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 89 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 53 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (0.20%) Varnish
4 30 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.078%) Xen
5 12 (0.078%) HDFS
6 11 (0.071%) KVM
7 9 (0.058%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (0.045%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (0.039%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.026%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.026%) Squid
11 3 (0.019%) OpenSSH
11 3 (0.019%) Docker
11 3 (0.019%) SpamAssassin
12 2 (0.013%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.013%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.013%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.013%) Samba
13 1 (0.006%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 121 (0.79%) Puppet
2 105 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (0.23%) Vagrant
4 34 (0.22%) Nagios
5 31 (0.20%) Ansible
6 21 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
7 18 (0.12%) Capistrano
8 17 (0.11%) logstash
9 14 (0.091%) MOM
10 12 (0.078%) HAProxy
11 10 (0.065%) Salt
12 9 (0.058%) Ganglia
13 8 (0.052%) YUM
14 7 (0.045%) Control-M
14 7 (0.045%) Red Hat Satellite
14 7 (0.045%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 6 (0.039%) StatsD
16 5 (0.032%) BladeLogic
17 3 (0.019%) ZABBIX
17 3 (0.019%) Plesk
Vendors
1 2048 (13.30%) Microsoft
2 1412 (9.17%) Oracle
3 822 (5.34%) Zend
4 487 (3.16%) Google
5 368 (2.39%) Facebook
6 346 (2.25%) JBoss
7 330 (2.14%) Adobe
8 328 (2.13%) SAP
9 202 (1.31%) Sybase
10 159 (1.03%) Apple
11 155 (1.01%) Twitter
12 141 (0.92%) JD Edwards
13 133 (0.86%) Sitecore
14 125 (0.81%) Sony
15 123 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
16 116 (0.75%) Yahoo!
17 110 (0.71%) TIBCO
18 108 (0.70%) IBM
19 101 (0.66%) EPiServer
20 98 (0.64%) Rackspace
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bonus and training!
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus an
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: Yesterday