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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 37 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 5954 7701 7339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.82% 7.04% 7.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.87% 8.51% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5105 6580 6141
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -7 2922 £57,500 +4.54% 325
South East -24 939 £45,000 +5.88% 129
East of England -4 451 £44,000 -2.22% 50
South West -2 409 £39,000 -2.50% 75
Yorkshire +1 381 £40,000 +14.28% 74
North West -12 347 £40,000 - 100
West Midlands +2 275 £37,500 +11.94% 42
East Midlands -12 165 £37,500 +4.16% 37
North East +9 71 £40,000 +14.28% 16
Midlands -14 5 £22,500 -35.71% 1
OO
UK

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6016 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 5584 (45.12%) JavaScript
3 5212 (42.12%) C#
4 4951 (40.01%) HTML
5 4584 (37.04%) .NET
6 4361 (35.24%) Java
7 4345 (35.11%) CSS
8 3944 (31.87%) SQL
9 3834 (30.98%) MVC
10 3349 (27.06%) TDD
11 3292 (26.60%) SQL Server
12 2719 (21.97%) jQuery
13 2683 (21.68%) ASP.NET
14 2652 (21.43%) Software Engineering
15 2651 (21.42%) Degree
16 2645 (21.37%) OOP
17 2626 (21.22%) Finance
18 2268 (18.33%) Web Services
19 2261 (18.27%) Scrum
20 2246 (18.15%) PHP
21 2101 (16.98%) HTML5
22 2029 (16.40%) C++
23 2021 (16.33%) OOD
24 2016 (16.29%) Git (software)
25 1943 (15.70%) MySQL
26 1924 (15.55%) XML
27 1840 (14.87%) Computer Science
28 1817 (14.68%) Microsoft
29 1798 (14.53%) Linux
30 1584 (12.80%) Continuous Integration

OO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 934 (7.55%) Node.js
2 561 (4.53%) Apache
3 421 (3.40%) CMS
4 401 (3.24%) Tomcat
5 336 (2.72%) IIS
6 293 (2.37%) JBoss
7 207 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
8 198 (1.60%) SharePoint
9 189 (1.53%) WebLogic
10 186 (1.50%) WebSphere
11 163 (1.32%) WordPress
12 150 (1.21%) Drupal
13 140 (1.13%) nginx
14 110 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
15 94 (0.76%) Apache Solr
16 80 (0.65%) Joomla!
17 74 (0.60%) NServiceBus
18 66 (0.53%) Confluence
19 64 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
20 50 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 805 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 153 (1.24%) Photoshop
3 66 (0.53%) MS Office
4 44 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 30 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 29 (0.23%) InfoPath
7 25 (0.20%) Fireworks
8 17 (0.14%) MS Visio
9 12 (0.097%) MS Project
10 11 (0.089%) AutoCAD
10 11 (0.089%) CPLEX
11 10 (0.081%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (0.065%) Simulink
13 6 (0.048%) SPSS
14 5 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
15 4 (0.032%) Mathematica
16 3 (0.024%) InDesign
17 2 (0.016%) Stateflow
17 2 (0.016%) OmniGraffle
17 2 (0.016%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 181 (1.46%) Magento
2 79 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 27 (0.22%) Temenos T24
4 27 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
5 17 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 14 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
6 14 (0.11%) MetaTrader
7 13 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
7 13 (0.11%) Sophis RISQUE
7 13 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.081%) Shopify
9 7 (0.057%) Markit EDM
9 7 (0.057%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.040%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.040%) SAP CO
10 5 (0.040%) WebTrends
11 4 (0.032%) RMDS
11 4 (0.032%) Workday HCM
11 4 (0.032%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 395 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 380 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 309 (2.50%) SaaS
4 118 (0.95%) GitHub
5 100 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 47 (0.38%) Force.com
7 27 (0.22%) Google App Engine
7 27 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 24 (0.19%) Heroku
9 18 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (0.15%) IaaS
10 17 (0.14%) Google Analytics
11 15 (0.12%) Office 365
12 10 (0.081%) PaaS
13 9 (0.073%) Adobe Analytics
13 9 (0.073%) Firebase
14 8 (0.065%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.040%) Rackspace Cloud
16 4 (0.032%) Amazon SQS
16 4 (0.032%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 492 (3.98%) Internet
2 256 (2.07%) HTTP
3 146 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 70 (0.57%) Broadband
5 47 (0.38%) Intranet
6 37 (0.30%) SSH
7 31 (0.25%) DNS
8 29 (0.23%) Network Security
9 27 (0.22%) Firewall
9 27 (0.22%) SSL
10 24 (0.19%) HTTPS
11 22 (0.18%) Ethernet
11 22 (0.18%) Wireless
12 19 (0.15%) LDAP
12 19 (0.15%) VPN
13 18 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (0.14%) ATM
15 13 (0.11%) SMTP
15 13 (0.11%) Unified Communications
16 12 (0.097%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3292 (26.60%) SQL Server
2 1943 (15.70%) MySQL
3 940 (7.60%) Relational Database
4 796 (6.43%) NoSQL
5 627 (5.07%) MongoDB
6 475 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 357 (2.88%) RDBMS
8 273 (2.21%) Big Data
9 239 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 225 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 211 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 178 (1.44%) Redis
12 178 (1.44%) Hadoop
13 176 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
14 159 (1.28%) Oracle Database
15 152 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
16 125 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
17 114 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
18 81 (0.65%) SQLite
19 74 (0.60%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2016 (16.29%) Git (software)
2 1119 (9.04%) Subversion
3 733 (5.92%) Visual Studio
4 657 (5.31%) NUnit
5 551 (4.45%) Maven
6 519 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 514 (4.15%) Jenkins
8 493 (3.98%) Selenium
9 491 (3.97%) JUnit
10 441 (3.56%) Eclipse
11 330 (2.67%) Cucumber
12 323 (2.61%) JIRA
13 312 (2.52%) Rhino Mocks
14 266 (2.15%) Jasmine
15 241 (1.95%) Moq
16 234 (1.89%) TeamCity
17 210 (1.70%) Grunt
18 193 (1.56%) WebDriver
19 186 (1.50%) Ant
20 182 (1.47%) PHPUnit
General
1 2626 (21.22%) Finance
2 706 (5.71%) Retail
3 697 (5.63%) Banking
4 632 (5.11%) Games
5 443 (3.58%) Telecoms
6 438 (3.54%) Marketing
7 289 (2.34%) Front Office
8 220 (1.78%) Investment Banking
9 207 (1.67%) Advertising
10 189 (1.53%) Back Office
11 170 (1.37%) Financial Institution
12 154 (1.24%) Publishing
13 151 (1.22%) Automotive
14 145 (1.17%) Law
15 143 (1.16%) Aerospace
16 118 (0.95%) Manufacturing
17 84 (0.68%) Electronics
18 73 (0.59%) Legal
19 58 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
20 54 (0.44%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 9721 (78.55%) Developer
2 1968 (15.90%) .NET Developer
3 1929 (15.59%) Senior Developer
4 1454 (11.75%) C# Developer
5 1390 (11.23%) Java Developer
6 1324 (10.70%) PHP Developer
7 1203 (9.72%) Software Developer
8 1066 (8.61%) Software Engineer
9 914 (7.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 899 (7.26%) Web Developer
11 536 (4.33%) Front-End Developer
12 522 (4.22%) Junior
13 521 (4.21%) Lead Developer
14 462 (3.73%) Junior Developer
15 454 (3.67%) C++ Developer
16 427 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
17 420 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
18 419 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 409 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
20 395 (3.19%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4951 (40.01%) HTML
2 4584 (37.04%) .NET
3 4345 (35.11%) CSS
4 2719 (21.97%) jQuery
5 2683 (21.68%) ASP.NET
6 2268 (18.33%) Web Services
7 2101 (16.98%) HTML5
8 1924 (15.55%) XML
9 1565 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1488 (12.02%) WCF
11 1486 (12.01%) AngularJS
12 1331 (10.76%) CSS3
13 1252 (10.12%) REST
14 1212 (9.79%) Spring
15 1197 (9.67%) .NET Framework
16 1192 (9.63%) Ajax
17 939 (7.59%) RESTful
18 883 (7.14%) JSON
19 810 (6.55%) J2EE
20 802 (6.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1840 (14.87%) Computer Science
2 773 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 716 (5.79%) Mobile App
4 684 (5.53%) User Experience
5 591 (4.78%) Algorithms
6 502 (4.06%) Mathematics
7 409 (3.31%) Data Structures
8 353 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
9 325 (2.63%) Client/Server
10 290 (2.34%) N-Tier
11 235 (1.90%) Hedge funds
12 234 (1.89%) Social Media
13 217 (1.75%) Physics
14 202 (1.63%) Derivative
15 168 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 158 (1.28%) Online Games
17 145 (1.17%) iPhone
17 145 (1.17%) BBC
18 144 (1.16%) W3C
19 142 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1798 (14.53%) Linux
2 1527 (12.34%) Windows
3 785 (6.34%) UNIX
4 752 (6.08%) Android
5 656 (5.30%) Apple iOS
6 76 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
7 73 (0.59%) Solaris
8 69 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 56 (0.45%) Windows Phone
9 56 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 43 (0.35%) Debian
11 39 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 32 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 31 (0.25%) CentOS
15 27 (0.22%) Windows 7
16 20 (0.16%) Windows CE
17 16 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
18 14 (0.11%) Windows 8
19 13 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6016 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 3834 (30.98%) MVC
3 3349 (27.06%) TDD
4 2652 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 2645 (21.37%) OOP
6 2261 (18.27%) Scrum
7 2021 (16.33%) OOD
8 1584 (12.80%) Continuous Integration
9 1493 (12.06%) Unit Testing
10 1445 (11.68%) BDD
11 1084 (8.76%) E-Commerce
12 1054 (8.52%) SDLC
13 934 (7.55%) Web Development
14 904 (7.31%) Multithreading
15 849 (6.86%) OO PHP
16 833 (6.73%) Mentoring
17 826 (6.67%) UML
18 786 (6.35%) Open Source
19 652 (5.27%) Web Application Development
20 630 (5.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5584 (45.12%) JavaScript
2 5212 (42.12%) C#
3 4361 (35.24%) Java
4 3944 (31.87%) SQL
5 2246 (18.15%) PHP
6 2029 (16.40%) C++
7 1053 (8.51%) Python
8 791 (6.39%) T-SQL
9 772 (6.24%) Ruby
10 620 (5.01%) C
11 582 (4.70%) VB.NET
12 347 (2.80%) PHP5
13 337 (2.72%) Objective-C
14 272 (2.20%) PL/SQL
15 271 (2.19%) Scala
16 259 (2.09%) Perl
17 241 (1.95%) VB
18 158 (1.28%) Groovy
19 126 (1.02%) Bash Shell
20 114 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2651 (21.42%) Degree
2 156 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 139 (1.12%) PhD
4 136 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 92 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 53 (0.43%) MCSD
7 48 (0.39%) DV Cleared
8 32 (0.26%) HND
9 23 (0.19%) MCP
9 23 (0.19%) MCPD
10 21 (0.17%) ISTQB
11 19 (0.15%) PMI Certification
12 17 (0.14%) Postgraduate
12 17 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
13 15 (0.12%) OCP
14 14 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 11 (0.089%) MCTS
16 11 (0.089%) MCAD
17 10 (0.081%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 660 (5.33%) QA
2 54 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 48 (0.39%) HL7
4 26 (0.21%) SLA
5 19 (0.15%) WCAG
6 15 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.089%) WAI
8 8 (0.065%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.048%) DO-178B
9 6 (0.048%) ISO 8583
10 5 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.040%) FATCA
10 5 (0.040%) DICOM
10 5 (0.040%) SNOMED CT
11 3 (0.024%) Basel II
12 2 (0.016%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.008%) TickIT
System Software
1 69 (0.56%) Docker
2 55 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (0.28%) Varnish
4 27 (0.22%) LXC
5 24 (0.19%) Xen
6 19 (0.15%) Active Directory
7 18 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (0.12%) Hyper-V
8 15 (0.12%) iptables
9 11 (0.089%) Oracle Clusterware
10 10 (0.081%) vSphere
11 9 (0.073%) HDFS
11 9 (0.073%) KVM
12 7 (0.057%) Firmware
13 6 (0.048%) VirtualBox
14 5 (0.040%) PowerHA
14 5 (0.040%) Apache Flume
14 5 (0.040%) Slurm Workload Manager
15 2 (0.016%) vCloud
16 1 (0.008%) Squid
Systems Management
1 177 (1.43%) Puppet
2 78 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (0.43%) Vagrant
4 33 (0.27%) Ansible
5 27 (0.22%) Nagios
6 23 (0.19%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 15 (0.12%) Capistrano
8 11 (0.089%) Data Guard
8 11 (0.089%) Oracle RMAN
8 11 (0.089%) Oracle Flashback
9 9 (0.073%) logstash
9 9 (0.073%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (0.073%) MOM
9 9 (0.073%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (0.065%) Salt
11 7 (0.057%) Oozie
11 7 (0.057%) OpenNMS
12 5 (0.040%) Mesos
12 5 (0.040%) Rundeck
13 4 (0.032%) cPanel
Vendors
1 1817 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 1110 (8.97%) Oracle
3 619 (5.00%) Zend
4 414 (3.35%) Google
5 257 (2.08%) Facebook
6 224 (1.81%) Apple
7 176 (1.42%) IBM
8 155 (1.25%) SAP
9 142 (1.15%) Adobe
10 138 (1.12%) Sybase
11 135 (1.09%) Twitter
12 127 (1.03%) Yahoo!
12 127 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
13 115 (0.93%) Sony
14 93 (0.75%) VMware
15 72 (0.58%) TIBCO
16 60 (0.48%) Sitecore
17 52 (0.42%) hybris
18 51 (0.41%) Rackspace
19 46 (0.37%) InterSystems
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Somerset
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Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
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London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 per annum + healthcare, pension, 23 days holiday
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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