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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 6000 8168 7594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.10% 7.39% 7.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.25% 8.93% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5124 7001 6537
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
82715 91431 82819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.03% 82.75% 80.92%
Number of salaries quoted 68085 74887 68972
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -6 2865 £55,000 - 400
South East -10 1072 £42,500 +6.25% 113
East of England -10 461 £45,000 - 57
Yorkshire -5 373 £40,000 +14.28% 54
North West -9 353 £40,000 +6.66% 80
South West -13 329 £37,500 - 66
West Midlands +20 302 £37,500 +10.29% 35
East Midlands -12 176 £40,000 +10.34% 32
North East -2 66 £34,250 -2.78% 21
Midlands -12 2 £28,750 -10.15%
OO
UK

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5775 (46.69%) Agile Software Development
2 5542 (44.81%) JavaScript
3 5326 (43.06%) C#
4 4885 (39.49%) HTML
5 4724 (38.19%) .NET
6 4267 (34.50%) CSS
7 4142 (33.49%) Java
8 3926 (31.74%) SQL
9 3871 (31.30%) MVC
10 3351 (27.09%) SQL Server
11 3114 (25.18%) TDD
12 2856 (23.09%) ASP.NET
13 2672 (21.60%) jQuery
14 2625 (21.22%) OOP
15 2596 (20.99%) Software Engineering
16 2594 (20.97%) Finance
17 2542 (20.55%) Degree
18 2356 (19.05%) PHP
19 2306 (18.64%) Web Services
20 2176 (17.59%) Scrum
21 2165 (17.50%) OOD
22 2160 (17.46%) HTML5
23 2049 (16.57%) C++
24 1944 (15.72%) XML
25 1938 (15.67%) MySQL
26 1873 (15.14%) Microsoft
27 1851 (14.96%) Linux
28 1847 (14.93%) Git (software)
29 1732 (14.00%) Computer Science
30 1635 (13.22%) Windows

OO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 888 (7.18%) Node.js
2 535 (4.33%) Apache
3 452 (3.65%) CMS
4 377 (3.05%) Tomcat
5 344 (2.78%) IIS
6 261 (2.11%) SharePoint
7 224 (1.81%) Drupal
8 223 (1.80%) JBoss
9 217 (1.75%) WordPress
10 215 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
11 175 (1.41%) WebSphere
12 170 (1.37%) WebLogic
13 166 (1.34%) nginx
14 107 (0.87%) Joomla!
15 97 (0.78%) NServiceBus
16 96 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
17 88 (0.71%) Apache Solr
18 86 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
19 66 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
20 60 (0.49%) concrete5
Applications
1 819 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 137 (1.11%) Photoshop
3 61 (0.49%) MS Office
4 39 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 39 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 36 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 30 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 25 (0.20%) MS Project
8 24 (0.19%) Fireworks
9 8 (0.065%) InDesign
9 8 (0.065%) AutoCAD
9 8 (0.065%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (0.065%) CPLEX
10 6 (0.049%) Simulink
10 6 (0.049%) SPSS
11 5 (0.040%) Mingle
11 5 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
12 4 (0.032%) PowerPivot
12 4 (0.032%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.016%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 233 (1.88%) Magento
2 77 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 24 (0.19%) Sophis RISQUE
5 18 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 12 (0.097%) SAP IS-U
8 10 (0.081%) Oracle BPM
9 8 (0.065%) MetaTrader
9 8 (0.065%) AWD
10 7 (0.057%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 7 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
11 6 (0.049%) thinkFolio
11 6 (0.049%) Zen Cart
11 6 (0.049%) Bond Adapt
12 5 (0.040%) RMDS
12 5 (0.040%) SAP CO
12 5 (0.040%) SimCorp Dimension
12 5 (0.040%) SAP FI
12 5 (0.040%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 327 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 326 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
3 231 (1.87%) SaaS
4 100 (0.81%) GitHub
5 98 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 44 (0.36%) Force.com
7 26 (0.21%) Office 365
8 22 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (0.18%) Google App Engine
9 20 (0.16%) Heroku
10 17 (0.14%) PaaS
11 12 (0.097%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.073%) Google Analytics
13 6 (0.049%) Yammer
13 6 (0.049%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.040%) IaaS
15 4 (0.032%) Amazon S3
16 3 (0.024%) Rackspace Cloud
17 2 (0.016%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 2 (0.016%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 487 (3.94%) Internet
2 319 (2.58%) HTTP
3 147 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 59 (0.48%) Broadband
5 56 (0.45%) Intranet
6 45 (0.36%) DNS
7 32 (0.26%) SSH
8 22 (0.18%) SSL
9 21 (0.17%) Network Security
10 20 (0.16%) Firewall
10 20 (0.16%) DHCP
10 20 (0.16%) VPN
10 20 (0.16%) LDAP
11 18 (0.15%) Wireless
12 17 (0.14%) Ethernet
13 16 (0.13%) SNMP
14 14 (0.11%) HTTPS
15 13 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (0.11%) Modbus
16 12 (0.097%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3351 (27.09%) SQL Server
2 1938 (15.67%) MySQL
3 1001 (8.09%) Relational Database
4 719 (5.81%) NoSQL
5 626 (5.06%) MongoDB
6 505 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 389 (3.14%) RDBMS
8 292 (2.36%) Big Data
9 233 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 210 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
11 198 (1.60%) Redis
12 186 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 182 (1.47%) Hadoop
14 177 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 171 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
16 138 (1.12%) Oracle Database
17 126 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
18 114 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
19 98 (0.79%) SQLite
20 76 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1847 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 1085 (8.77%) Subversion
3 763 (6.17%) Visual Studio
4 668 (5.40%) NUnit
5 485 (3.92%) Maven
6 465 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 465 (3.76%) Jenkins
7 461 (3.73%) Eclipse
8 425 (3.44%) JUnit
9 419 (3.39%) Selenium
10 341 (2.76%) Rhino Mocks
11 313 (2.53%) Cucumber
12 280 (2.26%) JIRA
13 243 (1.96%) Jasmine
14 231 (1.87%) Moq
15 179 (1.45%) TeamCity
16 177 (1.43%) PHPUnit
17 169 (1.37%) Grunt
18 154 (1.25%) MSTest
19 151 (1.22%) Xcode
General
1 2594 (20.97%) Finance
2 670 (5.42%) Retail
3 649 (5.25%) Banking
4 604 (4.88%) Games
5 467 (3.78%) Marketing
6 408 (3.30%) Telecoms
7 291 (2.35%) Front Office
8 251 (2.03%) Advertising
9 243 (1.96%) Investment Banking
10 177 (1.43%) Back Office
11 147 (1.19%) Automotive
12 143 (1.16%) Publishing
12 143 (1.16%) Financial Institution
13 128 (1.03%) Aerospace
14 125 (1.01%) Law
15 110 (0.89%) Manufacturing
16 96 (0.78%) Electronics
17 68 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
18 65 (0.53%) Legal
19 61 (0.49%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 9855 (79.67%) Developer
2 2003 (16.19%) .NET Developer
3 1860 (15.04%) Senior Developer
4 1526 (12.34%) C# Developer
5 1345 (10.87%) PHP Developer
6 1342 (10.85%) Java Developer
7 1291 (10.44%) Software Developer
8 1087 (8.79%) Software Engineer
9 956 (7.73%) Web Developer
10 947 (7.66%) C# .NET Developer
11 592 (4.79%) Junior
12 525 (4.24%) Front-End Developer
13 520 (4.20%) Junior Developer
14 483 (3.90%) C++ Developer
15 459 (3.71%) Lead Developer
16 457 (3.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 452 (3.65%) ASP.NET Developer
18 414 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
19 380 (3.07%) Architect
20 353 (2.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4885 (39.49%) HTML
2 4724 (38.19%) .NET
3 4267 (34.50%) CSS
4 2856 (23.09%) ASP.NET
5 2672 (21.60%) jQuery
6 2306 (18.64%) Web Services
7 2160 (17.46%) HTML5
8 1944 (15.72%) XML
9 1555 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1467 (11.86%) WCF
11 1412 (11.42%) AngularJS
12 1360 (11.00%) CSS3
13 1250 (10.11%) Ajax
14 1230 (9.94%) REST
15 1227 (9.92%) .NET Framework
16 1105 (8.93%) Spring
17 880 (7.11%) JSON
18 851 (6.88%) RESTful
19 801 (6.48%) SOAP
20 743 (6.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1732 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 768 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 749 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 715 (5.78%) User Experience
5 501 (4.05%) Algorithms
6 477 (3.86%) Mathematics
7 444 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
8 355 (2.87%) Data Structures
9 316 (2.55%) Client/Server
10 306 (2.47%) N-Tier
11 262 (2.12%) Social Media
12 237 (1.92%) Hedge funds
13 189 (1.53%) iPhone
14 184 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 180 (1.46%) Derivative
16 177 (1.43%) Physics
17 161 (1.30%) BBC
18 148 (1.20%) Online Games
19 147 (1.19%) W3C
20 142 (1.15%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1851 (14.96%) Linux
2 1635 (13.22%) Windows
3 850 (6.87%) Android
4 831 (6.72%) UNIX
5 718 (5.80%) Apple iOS
6 88 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
7 68 (0.55%) Solaris
8 64 (0.52%) Mac OS X
9 55 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 54 (0.44%) Windows Phone
11 46 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 45 (0.36%) Debian
13 35 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 32 (0.26%) CentOS
16 27 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 26 (0.21%) Windows 8
18 20 (0.16%) VxWorks
18 20 (0.16%) AIX
19 15 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5775 (46.69%) Agile Software Development
2 3871 (31.30%) MVC
3 3114 (25.18%) TDD
4 2625 (21.22%) OOP
5 2596 (20.99%) Software Engineering
6 2176 (17.59%) Scrum
7 2165 (17.50%) OOD
8 1421 (11.49%) BDD
9 1395 (11.28%) Unit Testing
10 1334 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
11 1112 (8.99%) SDLC
12 1060 (8.57%) E-Commerce
13 1012 (8.18%) Multithreading
14 996 (8.05%) OO PHP
15 967 (7.82%) Web Development
16 840 (6.79%) UML
17 744 (6.02%) Open Source
18 727 (5.88%) Mentoring
19 618 (5.00%) Web Application Development
20 558 (4.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5542 (44.81%) JavaScript
2 5326 (43.06%) C#
3 4142 (33.49%) Java
4 3926 (31.74%) SQL
5 2356 (19.05%) PHP
6 2049 (16.57%) C++
7 1036 (8.38%) Python
8 814 (6.58%) T-SQL
9 766 (6.19%) Ruby
10 644 (5.21%) VB.NET
11 617 (4.99%) C
12 383 (3.10%) Objective-C
13 327 (2.64%) PHP5
14 292 (2.36%) Perl
15 288 (2.33%) PL/SQL
15 288 (2.33%) VB
16 235 (1.90%) Scala
17 135 (1.09%) Bash Shell
18 98 (0.79%) VB6
18 98 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2542 (20.55%) Degree
2 162 (1.31%) Security Cleared
3 130 (1.05%) PhD
4 128 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 91 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 61 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 57 (0.46%) MCSD
8 33 (0.27%) MCP
9 29 (0.23%) HND
10 24 (0.19%) MCTS
11 22 (0.18%) MCAD
12 19 (0.15%) MCPD
12 19 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
14 12 (0.097%) PMI Certification
15 11 (0.089%) ISTQB
16 10 (0.081%) Sun Certification
17 9 (0.073%) MCITP
17 9 (0.073%) MCDBA
17 9 (0.073%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 613 (4.96%) QA
2 55 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 34 (0.27%) HL7
4 22 (0.18%) SLA
5 21 (0.17%) WAI
6 16 (0.13%) WCAG
7 13 (0.11%) ISO 8583
8 12 (0.097%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.057%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.049%) SNOMED CT
10 6 (0.049%) FATCA
10 6 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (0.040%) DICOM
12 3 (0.024%) Basel II
13 2 (0.016%) DO-178B
13 2 (0.016%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.008%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.008%) TickIT
System Software
1 52 (0.42%) Varnish
2 48 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (0.36%) Docker
4 29 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 23 (0.19%) iptables
6 21 (0.17%) Xen
7 19 (0.15%) VirtualBox
8 18 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
8 18 (0.15%) Active Directory
9 17 (0.14%) LXC
10 13 (0.11%) vSphere
11 12 (0.097%) Firmware
12 10 (0.081%) KVM
13 9 (0.073%) Oracle Clusterware
14 7 (0.057%) Squid
15 6 (0.049%) HDFS
16 5 (0.040%) PowerHA
16 5 (0.040%) Apache Flume
16 5 (0.040%) Slurm Workload Manager
17 3 (0.024%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 168 (1.36%) Puppet
2 84 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (0.57%) Vagrant
4 51 (0.41%) Ansible
5 26 (0.21%) Nagios
6 22 (0.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 21 (0.17%) Capistrano
8 16 (0.13%) Salt
9 12 (0.097%) logstash
10 9 (0.073%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (0.073%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (0.073%) Data Guard
10 9 (0.073%) Oracle Flashback
11 7 (0.057%) MOM
11 7 (0.057%) Oozie
12 6 (0.049%) OpenNMS
12 6 (0.049%) yum
13 5 (0.040%) Mesos
14 4 (0.032%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 3 (0.024%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1873 (15.14%) Microsoft
2 1092 (8.83%) Oracle
3 636 (5.14%) Zend
4 343 (2.77%) Google
5 277 (2.24%) Facebook
6 216 (1.75%) Apple
7 163 (1.32%) Twitter
8 148 (1.20%) Adobe
9 142 (1.15%) IBM
10 129 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
11 125 (1.01%) SAP
12 116 (0.94%) Sybase
13 115 (0.93%) Sony
14 114 (0.92%) Yahoo!
15 81 (0.65%) TIBCO
16 56 (0.45%) Sitecore
17 55 (0.44%) VMware
18 52 (0.42%) Xamarin
19 51 (0.41%) Rackspace
20 50 (0.40%) hybris
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