The table below looks at the statistics for AOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AOP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 617 601 595
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs citing AOP 13 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.045% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.054% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 32
Average salary - £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £75,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-36.66% +66.66%
AOP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36338 37283 38695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.08% 83.63% 82.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30719 30330 33012
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

AOP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AOP Jobs Demand Trend in London

AOP
Salary Trend in London

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

AOP Salary Trend in London

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing AOP 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 AOP.

1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (91.89%) JavaScript
3 33 (89.19%) HTML
3 33 (89.19%) SQL
4 32 (86.49%) CSS
4 32 (86.49%) jQuery
5 30 (81.08%) .NET
6 29 (78.38%) Visual Studio
6 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
6 29 (78.38%) MVC
6 29 (78.38%) TDD
6 29 (78.38%) WCF
6 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (78.38%) Dependency Injection
7 28 (75.68%) T-SQL
7 28 (75.68%) PowerShell
7 28 (75.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (75.68%) Inversion of Control
7 28 (75.68%) BDD
7 28 (75.68%) MSBuild
7 28 (75.68%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (67.57%) QA
9 24 (64.86%) MSMQ
9 24 (64.86%) Software Engineering
9 24 (64.86%) Test Automation
9 24 (64.86%) Parallel Programming
9 24 (64.86%) Mentoring
10 23 (62.16%) Line Management
11 18 (48.65%) CMS
12 16 (43.24%) .NET Framework

AOP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing AOP 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 AOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (48.65%) CMS
2 14 (37.84%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (27.03%) IIS
4 4 (10.81%) JBoss
4 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (2.70%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) HTTP
2 5 (13.51%) Internet
3 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Redis
4 1 (2.70%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.70%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.70%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 29 (78.38%) Visual Studio
2 28 (75.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (75.68%) MSBuild
3 6 (16.22%) JUnit
4 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
5 3 (8.11%) Maven
6 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.70%) PostSharp
7 1 (2.70%) EasyMock
7 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (27.03%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Advertising
3 3 (8.11%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
1 10 (27.03%) Software Engineer
1 10 (27.03%) Solutions Architect
1 10 (27.03%) Senior Software Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Java Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) HTML
2 32 (86.49%) CSS
2 32 (86.49%) jQuery
3 30 (81.08%) .NET
4 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET
4 29 (78.38%) WCF
4 29 (78.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (64.86%) MSMQ
6 16 (43.24%) .NET Framework
7 15 (40.54%) XML
8 12 (32.43%) JSON
8 12 (32.43%) REST
9 10 (27.03%) XSD
9 10 (27.03%) SOAP
10 8 (21.62%) Spring
11 6 (16.22%) Web Services
12 5 (13.51%) JDBC
12 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
12 5 (13.51%) JPA
13 4 (10.81%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (75.68%) Inversion of Control
1 28 (75.68%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.03%) Blog
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) Social Gaming
5 1 (2.70%) Online Games
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (78.38%) TDD
2 29 (78.38%) MVC
2 29 (78.38%) Dependency Injection
3 28 (75.68%) BDD
4 24 (64.86%) Mentoring
4 24 (64.86%) Software Engineering
4 24 (64.86%) Test Automation
4 24 (64.86%) Parallel Programming
5 23 (62.16%) Line Management
6 15 (40.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (40.54%) Scrum
7 11 (29.73%) E-Commerce
7 11 (29.73%) Unit Testing
8 7 (18.92%) Multithreading
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.51%) DNA
11 4 (10.81%) OO
11 4 (10.81%) Pair Programming
12 2 (5.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) JavaScript
2 33 (89.19%) SQL
3 28 (75.68%) T-SQL
3 28 (75.68%) PowerShell
4 8 (21.62%) Java
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
6 4 (10.81%) Perl
6 4 (10.81%) Ruby
7 2 (5.41%) Scala
8 1 (2.70%) Clojure
8 1 (2.70%) Haskell
8 1 (2.70%) Erlang
8 1 (2.70%) F#
8 1 (2.70%) C#
8 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (67.57%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Sitecore
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 4 (10.81%) BEA
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Facebook