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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 135 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2306 2728 2427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.22% 2.51% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 3.03% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1985 2368 2177
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
88161 90095 81343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.06% 82.88% 81.70%
Number of salaries quoted 73560 72570 67236
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -46 1001 £52,500 -4.54% 137
South East -8 395 £43,500 +16.00% 40
Yorkshire +29 171 £37,500 - 32
South West -13 165 £40,000 +14.28% 6
North West -30 158 £35,000 +1.44% 47
West Midlands +11 145 £35,000 - 30
East of England -17 144 £45,000 +5.88% 20
East Midlands +8 127 £35,000 - 23
North East +12 27 £29,000 +5.45% 8
Midlands - 2 £22,500 - 1
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2616 (59.84%) OO
2 2168 (49.59%) JavaScript
3 2017 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1975 (45.17%) HTML
5 1802 (41.22%) CSS
6 1781 (40.74%) C#
7 1576 (36.05%) .NET
8 1574 (36.00%) MVC
9 1456 (33.30%) SQL
10 1345 (30.76%) PHP
11 1231 (28.16%) Java
12 1147 (26.24%) TDD
13 1141 (26.10%) MySQL
14 1116 (25.53%) jQuery
15 1099 (25.14%) SQL Server
16 918 (21.00%) ASP.NET
17 891 (20.38%) Git (software)
18 890 (20.36%) Degree
19 874 (19.99%) Software Engineering
20 824 (18.85%) Web Services
21 786 (17.98%) Scrum
22 761 (17.41%) HTML5
23 757 (17.31%) Finance
24 717 (16.40%) Linux
25 709 (16.22%) XML
26 693 (15.85%) C++
26 693 (15.85%) Computer Science
27 594 (13.59%) Microsoft
28 542 (12.40%) .NET Framework
29 526 (12.03%) Continuous Integration

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 292 (6.68%) Apache
2 285 (6.52%) CMS
3 231 (5.28%) Node.js
4 125 (2.86%) IIS
5 118 (2.70%) WordPress
6 92 (2.10%) Tomcat
7 87 (1.99%) Drupal
8 74 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
9 71 (1.62%) Umbraco
10 47 (1.08%) JBoss
11 45 (1.03%) Apache Solr
12 44 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
13 43 (0.98%) nginx
14 39 (0.89%) WebSphere
15 36 (0.82%) Kentico
16 35 (0.80%) WebLogic
16 35 (0.80%) SharePoint
17 33 (0.75%) DNN
18 32 (0.73%) Apache Spark
19 30 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 287 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 71 (1.62%) Photoshop
3 19 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (0.37%) MS Office
5 15 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.11%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.069%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.069%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.023%) MS Project
11 1 (0.023%) GIMP
11 1 (0.023%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 120 (2.74%) Magento
2 27 (0.62%) Temenos T24
2 27 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
3 18 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (0.23%) SAP CRM
6 9 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
8 6 (0.14%) Shopify
9 5 (0.11%) SAP Business One
9 5 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.091%) Sophis RISQUE
10 4 (0.091%) Workday HCM
11 2 (0.046%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (0.046%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.046%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.046%) WebTrends
11 2 (0.046%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.046%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 211 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (2.31%) SaaS
4 35 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 23 (0.53%) Heroku
5 23 (0.53%) GitHub
6 20 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
9 15 (0.34%) Google App Engine
10 12 (0.27%) PaaS
11 9 (0.21%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.091%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.091%) IaaS
13 4 (0.091%) Force.com
14 3 (0.069%) Google Apps
14 3 (0.069%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.069%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 88 (2.01%) HTTP
2 83 (1.90%) Internet
3 47 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 26 (0.59%) SSH
5 24 (0.55%) Intranet
6 21 (0.48%) DNS
7 18 (0.41%) Wireless
8 14 (0.32%) Unified Communications
9 13 (0.30%) Network Security
9 13 (0.30%) Ethernet
10 11 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (0.18%) DLNA
12 7 (0.16%) FTP
12 7 (0.16%) SSL
13 6 (0.14%) VoIP
13 6 (0.14%) SMS
14 4 (0.091%) LDAP
14 4 (0.091%) VPN
14 4 (0.091%) PuTTY
15 3 (0.069%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1141 (26.10%) MySQL
2 1099 (25.14%) SQL Server
3 318 (7.27%) Relational Database
4 192 (4.39%) MongoDB
5 190 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 176 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 100 (2.29%) RDBMS
8 98 (2.24%) Big Data
9 83 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 78 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 65 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 63 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 55 (1.26%) Redis
14 53 (1.21%) Oracle Database
14 53 (1.21%) Hadoop
14 53 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
15 45 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
16 42 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
17 36 (0.82%) DB2
18 33 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 891 (20.38%) Git (software)
2 412 (9.42%) Subversion
3 247 (5.65%) Visual Studio
4 246 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 210 (4.80%) NUnit
6 185 (4.23%) Selenium
7 173 (3.96%) JIRA
8 164 (3.75%) Jenkins
9 135 (3.09%) JUnit
10 126 (2.88%) Eclipse
11 101 (2.31%) Maven
12 98 (2.24%) Moq
13 92 (2.10%) Cucumber
14 87 (1.99%) TeamCity
14 87 (1.99%) Ant
15 86 (1.97%) PHPUnit
16 83 (1.90%) WebDriver
17 77 (1.76%) Rhino Mocks
17 77 (1.76%) Grunt
18 60 (1.37%) Mercurial
General
1 757 (17.31%) Finance
2 278 (6.36%) Retail
3 214 (4.89%) Marketing
4 164 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 145 (3.32%) Banking
6 120 (2.74%) Games
7 104 (2.38%) Aerospace
8 93 (2.13%) Advertising
9 91 (2.08%) Automotive
10 71 (1.62%) Financial Institution
11 70 (1.60%) Front Office
12 65 (1.49%) Investment Banking
13 57 (1.30%) Publishing
14 48 (1.10%) Law
15 46 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
16 42 (0.96%) Manufacturing
17 30 (0.69%) Legal
18 19 (0.43%) Electronics
19 18 (0.41%) Back Office
20 17 (0.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3592 (82.16%) Developer
2 796 (18.21%) PHP Developer
3 763 (17.45%) Senior Developer
4 646 (14.78%) .NET Developer
5 537 (12.28%) C# Developer
6 465 (10.64%) Software Developer
7 436 (9.97%) Web Developer
8 368 (8.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 357 (8.17%) Java Developer
10 346 (7.91%) Software Engineer
11 249 (5.70%) Junior
12 228 (5.22%) Junior Developer
13 186 (4.25%) Graduate
14 170 (3.89%) PHP Web Developer
15 169 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
16 142 (3.25%) Graduate Developer
17 141 (3.23%) Senior PHP Developer
18 134 (3.06%) C++ Developer
19 133 (3.04%) Programmer
20 115 (2.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1975 (45.17%) HTML
2 1802 (41.22%) CSS
3 1576 (36.05%) .NET
4 1116 (25.53%) jQuery
5 918 (21.00%) ASP.NET
6 824 (18.85%) Web Services
7 761 (17.41%) HTML5
8 709 (16.22%) XML
9 542 (12.40%) .NET Framework
10 513 (11.73%) REST
11 491 (11.23%) CSS3
12 487 (11.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 476 (10.89%) AngularJS
14 410 (9.38%) JSON
14 410 (9.38%) WCF
15 380 (8.69%) SOAP
16 360 (8.23%) Ajax
17 326 (7.46%) LAMP
18 303 (6.93%) Spring
18 303 (6.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 693 (15.85%) Computer Science
2 282 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 272 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
4 241 (5.51%) User Experience
5 239 (5.47%) Algorithms
6 197 (4.51%) Mathematics
7 136 (3.11%) Data Structures
8 116 (2.65%) Client/Server
9 99 (2.26%) Derivative
10 96 (2.20%) iPhone
11 93 (2.13%) Hedge funds
12 91 (2.08%) Physics
13 81 (1.85%) iPad
14 76 (1.74%) N-Tier
15 59 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 56 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
17 53 (1.21%) Visualisation
18 52 (1.19%) W3C
19 41 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
19 41 (0.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 717 (16.40%) Linux
2 525 (12.01%) Windows
3 324 (7.41%) Android
4 280 (6.40%) Apple iOS
5 189 (4.32%) UNIX
6 40 (0.91%) Ubuntu
7 35 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (0.73%) Windows Phone
9 27 (0.62%) Debian
10 15 (0.34%) CentOS
10 15 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 10 (0.23%) Solaris
12 10 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
14 6 (0.14%) AIX
15 4 (0.091%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.091%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.091%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2616 (59.84%) OO
2 2017 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
3 1574 (36.00%) MVC
4 1147 (26.24%) TDD
5 874 (19.99%) Software Engineering
6 786 (17.98%) Scrum
7 526 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
8 440 (10.06%) E-Commerce
9 436 (9.97%) Web Development
10 418 (9.56%) Unit Testing
11 409 (9.35%) OOD
12 376 (8.60%) BDD
13 355 (8.12%) SDLC
14 271 (6.20%) Mentoring
15 218 (4.99%) SOA
16 217 (4.96%) Kanban
17 208 (4.76%) Android Development
18 207 (4.73%) Multithreading
19 203 (4.64%) iOS Development
20 190 (4.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2168 (49.59%) JavaScript
2 1781 (40.74%) C#
3 1456 (33.30%) SQL
4 1345 (30.76%) PHP
5 1231 (28.16%) Java
6 693 (15.85%) C++
7 398 (9.10%) Python
8 343 (7.85%) PHP5
9 269 (6.15%) Ruby
10 243 (5.56%) T-SQL
11 219 (5.01%) C
12 218 (4.99%) VB.NET
13 114 (2.61%) Scala
14 110 (2.52%) Objective-C
15 88 (2.01%) VB
16 83 (1.90%) Perl
17 53 (1.21%) Bash Shell
18 45 (1.03%) PL/SQL
19 27 (0.62%) F#
20 26 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 890 (20.36%) Degree
2 45 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (0.94%) ISTQB
4 32 (0.73%) ISEB
5 24 (0.55%) Security Cleared
6 22 (0.50%) MCPD
7 21 (0.48%) Brainbench
8 16 (0.37%) MCSD
9 14 (0.32%) SC Cleared
10 13 (0.30%) Sun Certification
11 10 (0.23%) PhD
12 9 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.18%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.069%) MCSE
15 2 (0.046%) Oracle Certification
15 2 (0.046%) OCPJP
15 2 (0.046%) CFA
16 1 (0.023%) MCTS
16 1 (0.023%) BC Cleared
16 1 (0.023%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 287 (6.56%) QA
2 45 (1.03%) HL7
3 16 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.23%) SNOMED CT
5 6 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.11%) WAI
7 4 (0.091%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.023%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (0.50%) Docker
2 16 (0.37%) Varnish
3 14 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.18%) Firmware
5 7 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.11%) HDFS
7 4 (0.091%) vCloud
8 1 (0.023%) KVM
8 1 (0.023%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.023%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.023%) Squid
8 1 (0.023%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (0.57%) Ansible
2 21 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (0.43%) Vagrant
4 18 (0.41%) Puppet
5 13 (0.30%) Nagios
5 13 (0.30%) cPanel
6 9 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.18%) Capistrano
8 6 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.11%) OPNET
9 5 (0.11%) logstash
10 3 (0.069%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.046%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.023%) Graphite
12 1 (0.023%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.023%) Salt
12 1 (0.023%) Graylog
12 1 (0.023%) BladeLogic
12 1 (0.023%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 1 (0.023%) SCCM
Vendors
1 594 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 363 (8.30%) Zend
3 303 (6.93%) Oracle
4 132 (3.02%) Google
5 78 (1.78%) Twitter
6 77 (1.76%) Facebook
7 76 (1.74%) IBM
8 61 (1.40%) Adobe
9 56 (1.28%) Sitecore
10 50 (1.14%) Sybase
11 46 (1.05%) SAP
11 46 (1.05%) Apple
12 44 (1.01%) InterSystems
13 33 (0.75%) EPiServer
14 31 (0.71%) Xamarin
15 28 (0.64%) Green Hat
16 25 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
17 24 (0.55%) Cerner
17 24 (0.55%) McKesson
17 24 (0.55%) Siemens
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