The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 140 107 113
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2163 2874 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.10% 2.57% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 3.13% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1909 2510 2353
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
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
85820 91842 84491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.16% 82.09% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 70108 74491 70191
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OOP
Salary Trend in England

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

OOP Salary Trend in England

OOP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in England

OOP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
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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 -62 868 £52,500 +5.00% 105
South East +8 480 £42,500 +13.33% 53
North West +37 227 £35,000 - 52
South West -42 144 £37,500 +11.94% 26
West Midlands +17 133 £34,000 +21.42% 31
Yorkshire -29 120 £37,500 -6.25% 29
East of England -31 117 £42,500 +6.25% 17
East Midlands -21 81 £37,500 +7.14% 15
North East +3 18 £27,500 -21.42% 6
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 2750 (61.07%) OO
2 2197 (48.79%) JavaScript
3 2145 (47.63%) HTML
4 1962 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1930 (42.86%) CSS
6 1693 (37.60%) C#
7 1603 (35.60%) .NET
8 1594 (35.40%) MVC
9 1522 (33.80%) PHP
10 1501 (33.33%) SQL
11 1338 (29.71%) MySQL
12 1220 (27.09%) Java
13 1202 (26.69%) jQuery
14 1067 (23.70%) SQL Server
15 1035 (22.98%) ASP.NET
16 891 (19.79%) TDD
17 874 (19.41%) HTML5
18 847 (18.81%) Git (software)
19 833 (18.50%) Software Engineering
20 815 (18.10%) Degree
21 813 (18.05%) Web Services
22 807 (17.92%) XML
23 778 (17.28%) Scrum
24 734 (16.30%) Linux
25 704 (15.63%) Finance
26 639 (14.19%) C++
27 589 (13.08%) Microsoft
28 566 (12.57%) CSS3
29 565 (12.55%) Windows
30 533 (11.84%) Computer Science

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 342 (7.59%) Apache
2 297 (6.60%) CMS
3 178 (3.95%) WordPress
4 162 (3.60%) Node.js
5 159 (3.53%) Drupal
6 131 (2.91%) IIS
7 95 (2.11%) Tomcat
8 76 (1.69%) SharePoint
9 74 (1.64%) Joomla!
10 61 (1.35%) nginx
11 52 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 42 (0.93%) JBoss
13 41 (0.91%) WebSphere
14 40 (0.89%) Umbraco
15 37 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
16 30 (0.67%) GlassFish
17 29 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
18 28 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
19 27 (0.60%) NServiceBus
20 22 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 281 (6.24%) MS Excel
2 98 (2.18%) Photoshop
3 24 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 16 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.36%) Fireworks
6 10 (0.22%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.18%) Mingle
8 6 (0.13%) MS Project
8 6 (0.13%) MS Office
9 4 (0.089%) SPSS
9 4 (0.089%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.067%) PrintSoft PReS
11 2 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.044%) GIMP
11 2 (0.044%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.044%) Simulink
11 2 (0.044%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 163 (3.62%) Magento
2 24 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (0.51%) SAP CRM
4 12 (0.27%) Sophis RISQUE
4 12 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
5 7 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.067%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.044%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.044%) MetaTrader
10 1 (0.022%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.022%) Tridion
10 1 (0.022%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.022%) Bond Adapt
10 1 (0.022%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.022%) Scribe Insight
10 1 (0.022%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 170 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (1.49%) SaaS
4 31 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (0.53%) GitHub
6 19 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (0.29%) Google App Engine
8 10 (0.22%) PaaS
9 9 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.13%) IaaS
10 6 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (0.067%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.067%) Heroku
12 2 (0.044%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.044%) Office 365
12 2 (0.044%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.044%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.044%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.022%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 127 (2.82%) HTTP
2 93 (2.07%) Internet
3 41 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 38 (0.84%) DNS
5 35 (0.78%) SSH
6 32 (0.71%) Intranet
7 23 (0.51%) SSL
8 15 (0.33%) Broadband
9 13 (0.29%) LDAP
9 13 (0.29%) Wireless
10 12 (0.27%) SMS
11 10 (0.22%) VPN
12 9 (0.20%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.18%) Unified Communications
14 7 (0.16%) VoIP
15 6 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (0.11%) DLNA
16 5 (0.11%) CTI
17 4 (0.089%) Firewall
17 4 (0.089%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1338 (29.71%) MySQL
2 1067 (23.70%) SQL Server
3 368 (8.17%) Relational Database
4 183 (4.06%) MongoDB
4 183 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 148 (3.29%) NoSQL
6 126 (2.80%) RDBMS
7 97 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
8 95 (2.11%) Big Data
9 92 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 52 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 47 (1.04%) Redis
12 46 (1.02%) Hadoop
13 45 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 40 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
15 38 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 31 (0.69%) SQLite
16 31 (0.69%) DB2
16 31 (0.69%) Oracle Database
17 28 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 847 (18.81%) Git (software)
2 457 (10.15%) Subversion
3 267 (5.93%) Visual Studio
4 208 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 199 (4.42%) NUnit
6 176 (3.91%) Eclipse
7 161 (3.58%) JIRA
8 140 (3.11%) Selenium
9 121 (2.69%) Jenkins
10 110 (2.44%) JUnit
11 99 (2.20%) PHPUnit
12 97 (2.15%) Moq
13 94 (2.09%) Cucumber
14 88 (1.95%) TeamCity
15 84 (1.87%) Maven
16 83 (1.84%) Rhino Mocks
17 75 (1.67%) Ant
18 65 (1.44%) Xcode
19 58 (1.29%) WebDriver
20 51 (1.13%) Android Studio
General
1 704 (15.63%) Finance
2 260 (5.77%) Marketing
3 176 (3.91%) Retail
4 154 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 115 (2.55%) Games
6 111 (2.47%) Banking
7 105 (2.33%) Advertising
8 104 (2.31%) Automotive
9 98 (2.18%) Aerospace
10 76 (1.69%) Investment Banking
11 54 (1.20%) Financial Institution
12 52 (1.15%) Front Office
13 49 (1.09%) Publishing
14 43 (0.95%) Back Office
15 40 (0.89%) Law
16 34 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
17 30 (0.67%) Legal
18 28 (0.62%) Multimedia
19 19 (0.42%) Manufacturing
20 14 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3768 (83.68%) Developer
2 975 (21.65%) PHP Developer
3 798 (17.72%) Senior Developer
4 659 (14.63%) .NET Developer
5 515 (11.44%) C# Developer
6 474 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 444 (9.86%) Web Developer
8 355 (7.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 329 (7.31%) Software Engineer
10 313 (6.95%) Java Developer
11 221 (4.91%) Junior
12 210 (4.66%) Junior Developer
12 210 (4.66%) Senior PHP Developer
13 173 (3.84%) PHP Web Developer
14 162 (3.60%) ASP.NET Developer
15 148 (3.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 142 (3.15%) Programmer
17 141 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
18 136 (3.02%) iOS Developer
19 131 (2.91%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2145 (47.63%) HTML
2 1930 (42.86%) CSS
3 1603 (35.60%) .NET
4 1202 (26.69%) jQuery
5 1035 (22.98%) ASP.NET
6 874 (19.41%) HTML5
7 813 (18.05%) Web Services
8 807 (17.92%) XML
9 566 (12.57%) CSS3
10 530 (11.77%) Ajax
11 477 (10.59%) .NET Framework
12 476 (10.57%) REST
13 454 (10.08%) WCF
14 453 (10.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 428 (9.50%) Symfony
15 428 (9.50%) JSON
15 428 (9.50%) AngularJS
16 367 (8.15%) LAMP
17 358 (7.95%) SOAP
18 284 (6.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 533 (11.84%) Computer Science
2 318 (7.06%) Mobile App
3 267 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 241 (5.35%) User Experience
5 205 (4.55%) Open Source
6 186 (4.13%) Mathematics
7 170 (3.78%) Algorithms
8 157 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
9 134 (2.98%) iPhone
10 109 (2.42%) Client/Server
11 94 (2.09%) iPad
12 91 (2.02%) Data Structures
13 85 (1.89%) N-Tier
14 79 (1.75%) W3C
15 77 (1.71%) Social Media
16 71 (1.58%) Derivative
17 62 (1.38%) Physics
18 61 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
19 55 (1.22%) Social Network
19 55 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 734 (16.30%) Linux
2 565 (12.55%) Windows
3 372 (8.26%) Android
4 351 (7.79%) Apple iOS
5 239 (5.31%) UNIX
6 41 (0.91%) Windows Phone
7 34 (0.76%) CentOS
8 29 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 26 (0.58%) Ubuntu
10 24 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.38%) Debian
12 15 (0.33%) Windows 7
12 15 (0.33%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.29%) Fedora
14 12 (0.27%) Mac OS
14 12 (0.27%) Solaris
15 11 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2750 (61.07%) OO
2 1962 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1594 (35.40%) MVC
4 891 (19.79%) TDD
5 833 (18.50%) Software Engineering
6 778 (17.28%) Scrum
7 493 (10.95%) OOD
8 458 (10.17%) E-Commerce
9 431 (9.57%) Web Development
10 383 (8.51%) Unit Testing
11 375 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 343 (7.62%) BDD
13 257 (5.71%) Android Development
14 253 (5.62%) iOS Development
15 248 (5.51%) OO PHP
16 223 (4.95%) UML
17 219 (4.86%) Mentoring
18 203 (4.51%) Mobile Development
19 190 (4.22%) SOA
20 189 (4.20%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2197 (48.79%) JavaScript
2 1693 (37.60%) C#
3 1522 (33.80%) PHP
4 1501 (33.33%) SQL
5 1220 (27.09%) Java
6 639 (14.19%) C++
7 384 (8.53%) PHP5
8 339 (7.53%) Python
9 276 (6.13%) T-SQL
10 270 (6.00%) VB.NET
11 235 (5.22%) Ruby
12 161 (3.58%) C
13 154 (3.42%) Objective-C
14 151 (3.35%) VB
15 103 (2.29%) Perl
16 63 (1.40%) Scala
17 46 (1.02%) VB6
18 45 (1.00%) PL/SQL
19 43 (0.95%) Bash Shell
20 41 (0.91%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 815 (18.10%) Degree
2 42 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 24 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 21 (0.47%) ISEB
6 18 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.29%) MCSE
8 9 (0.20%) Brainbench
9 8 (0.18%) MCTS
9 8 (0.18%) MCSD
10 6 (0.13%) PhD
10 6 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.13%) Sun Certification
10 6 (0.13%) MCPD
11 4 (0.089%) OCP
12 3 (0.067%) HND
12 3 (0.067%) PMP
12 3 (0.067%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.067%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.044%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 294 (6.53%) QA
2 27 (0.60%) HL7
3 22 (0.49%) WAI
4 13 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.044%) WCAG
5 2 (0.044%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.022%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.022%) SLA
6 1 (0.022%) TickIT
System Software
1 23 (0.51%) Varnish
2 22 (0.49%) Hyper-V
3 12 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.27%) Squid
3 12 (0.27%) Docker
4 10 (0.22%) Firmware
5 6 (0.13%) Xen
5 6 (0.13%) KVM
6 2 (0.044%) Cygwin
6 2 (0.044%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (0.98%) Puppet
2 29 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.44%) Vagrant
4 12 (0.27%) logstash
4 12 (0.27%) Capistrano
5 11 (0.24%) Ansible
6 9 (0.20%) Nagios
7 8 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 6 (0.13%) Salt
9 4 (0.089%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.067%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.067%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (0.044%) collectd
11 2 (0.044%) StatsD
11 2 (0.044%) Graphite
11 2 (0.044%) Control-M
11 2 (0.044%) systemd
11 2 (0.044%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.022%) cPanel
12 1 (0.022%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 589 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 425 (9.44%) Zend
3 238 (5.29%) Oracle
4 117 (2.60%) Facebook
5 116 (2.58%) Google
6 98 (2.18%) Twitter
7 73 (1.62%) Adobe
8 59 (1.31%) IBM
9 56 (1.24%) hybris
10 48 (1.07%) Apple
11 42 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
12 32 (0.71%) SAP
13 24 (0.53%) Sybase
13 24 (0.53%) InterSystems
14 21 (0.47%) Perforce
15 20 (0.44%) Dell
16 19 (0.42%) Xamarin
16 19 (0.42%) DataCash
17 18 (0.40%) HP
18 17 (0.38%) Demandware
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Salary: Flexible benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
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Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
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London
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28k - 32k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
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Salary: £24000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £2000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday