The table below looks at the statistics for AOP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AOP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 802 817 832
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Permanent jobs citing AOP 76 76 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.074% 0.048%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.090% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 32 42 37
Average salary £50,000 £63,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

AOP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

AOP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AOP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AOP within the UK.

AOP Salary Trend in the UK

AOP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AOP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

AOP Salary Histogram in the UK

AOP
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AOP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
England -14 61 £50,000 -28.57% 10
South East - 29 £47,500 - 5
Kent - 14 £55,000 -
London -13 13 £57,500 -17.85% 3
Glasgow +19 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Scotland +10 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
North West -8 9 - - 1
West Sussex - 9 £43,750 - 2
Warrington - 9 - - 1
Cheshire - 9 - - 1
Horsham - 9 £43,750 - 2
Tonbridge - 9 £55,000 -
Sussex - 6 £47,500 -
North Wales - 5 - -
Wales - 5 - -
Hertfordshire -4 4 £70,000 -6.66%
East of England -15 4 £70,000 -6.66%
Faversham - 3 £57,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £46,250 -
Daresbury - 2 - -
Hull -6 1 £32,500 -7.14%
East Yorkshire -8 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Yorkshire -14 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
City of London - 1 £57,500 -
Llandudno - 1 - -
Conwy - 1 - -

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 96 (82.05%) JavaScript
2 94 (80.34%) HTML
3 88 (75.21%) SQL
4 81 (69.23%) CSS
5 75 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (52.99%) TDD
7 60 (51.28%) Oracle
8 58 (49.57%) .NET
8 58 (49.57%) MVC
8 58 (49.57%) Dependency Injection
9 54 (46.15%) Spring
10 51 (43.59%) SQL Server
10 51 (43.59%) XML
11 50 (42.74%) jQuery
12 47 (40.17%) Java
12 47 (40.17%) Maven
13 44 (37.61%) ASP.NET
13 44 (37.61%) WCF
13 44 (37.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (36.75%) JSON
15 42 (35.90%) JDBC
16 40 (34.19%) JUnit
16 40 (34.19%) .NET Framework
17 39 (33.33%) Software Engineering
18 38 (32.48%) Scrum
19 35 (29.91%) SOAP
19 35 (29.91%) J2EE
19 35 (29.91%) UML
19 35 (29.91%) Eclipse
19 35 (29.91%) Mentoring

AOP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 31 (26.50%) Tomcat
2 23 (19.66%) JBoss
2 23 (19.66%) Apache
3 21 (17.95%) WebLogic
3 21 (17.95%) WebSphere
4 18 (15.38%) GlassFish
4 18 (15.38%) CMS
5 15 (12.82%) Node.js
6 14 (11.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 10 (8.55%) IIS
9 9 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.71%) Confluence
11 2 (1.71%) Mule
11 2 (1.71%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) InfoPath
2 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) HTTP
2 9 (7.69%) Internet
3 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 33 (28.21%) Relational Database
3 21 (17.95%) RDBMS
3 21 (17.95%) Oracle Database
4 19 (16.24%) MySQL
5 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (13.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (11.97%) MongoDB
6 14 (11.97%) NoSQL
7 10 (8.55%) InterSystems Cache
8 9 (7.69%) RavenDB
9 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (4.27%) Couchbase
10 5 (4.27%) Redis
11 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (2.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 47 (40.17%) Maven
2 40 (34.19%) JUnit
3 35 (29.91%) Eclipse
4 34 (29.06%) Git (software)
4 34 (29.06%) Subversion
5 32 (27.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (23.93%) Visual Studio
6 28 (23.93%) MSBuild
7 18 (15.38%) Ant
7 18 (15.38%) NetBeans
8 15 (12.82%) StarTeam
8 15 (12.82%) JIRA
8 15 (12.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 12 (10.26%) Mockito
10 8 (6.84%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (5.13%) EasyMock
12 5 (4.27%) Jenkins
13 3 (2.56%) jMock
13 3 (2.56%) Selenium
13 3 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (8.55%) Retail
2 5 (4.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.56%) Advertising
4 2 (1.71%) Billing
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Finance
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (53.85%) Developer
2 32 (27.35%) Java Developer
3 26 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 24 (20.51%) Senior Developer
5 20 (17.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (11.97%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (11.97%) Architect
7 10 (8.55%) Software Developer
8 9 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
9 7 (5.98%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.27%) Programmer
12 3 (2.56%) Web Developer
12 3 (2.56%) Java Web Developer
12 3 (2.56%) .NET Developer
13 2 (1.71%) Senior J2EE Developer
13 2 (1.71%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
14 1 (0.85%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (80.34%) HTML
2 81 (69.23%) CSS
3 58 (49.57%) .NET
4 54 (46.15%) Spring
5 51 (43.59%) XML
6 50 (42.74%) jQuery
7 44 (37.61%) ASP.NET
7 44 (37.61%) WCF
7 44 (37.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (36.75%) JSON
9 42 (35.90%) JDBC
10 40 (34.19%) .NET Framework
11 35 (29.91%) SOAP
11 35 (29.91%) J2EE
12 29 (24.79%) Ajax
12 29 (24.79%) Servlets
13 27 (23.08%) JMS
14 25 (21.37%) JPA
15 24 (20.51%) MSMQ
16 22 (18.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.93%) Inversion of Control
1 28 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.38%) Clustering
3 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.55%) Blog
3 10 (8.55%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.13%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.27%) User Experience
5 5 (4.27%) iPad
5 5 (4.27%) Wiki
6 4 (3.42%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.85%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.21%) Windows
2 32 (27.35%) Linux
3 10 (8.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (52.99%) TDD
3 58 (49.57%) MVC
3 58 (49.57%) Dependency Injection
4 39 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 38 (32.48%) Scrum
6 35 (29.91%) UML
6 35 (29.91%) Mentoring
7 33 (28.21%) BDD
8 24 (20.51%) Parallel Programming
8 24 (20.51%) Test Automation
9 23 (19.66%) Line Management
10 19 (16.24%) Unit Testing
11 18 (15.38%) Load Balancing
12 16 (13.68%) E-Commerce
13 15 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (10.26%) Multithreading
15 11 (9.40%) RUP
16 10 (8.55%) OOP
17 9 (7.69%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 96 (82.05%) JavaScript
2 88 (75.21%) SQL
3 47 (40.17%) Java
4 33 (28.21%) PowerShell
5 29 (24.79%) C#
6 28 (23.93%) T-SQL
7 22 (18.80%) C++
8 11 (9.40%) AspectJ
9 9 (7.69%) VB
9 9 (7.69%) VB.NET
9 9 (7.69%) VB6
10 5 (4.27%) PHP
11 3 (2.56%) Ruby
11 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.56%) Perl
12 2 (1.71%) RPG
12 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (25.64%) Degree
2 18 (15.38%) OCPJP
2 18 (15.38%) OCMJD
3 14 (11.97%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.98%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.37%) QA
Vendors
1 60 (51.28%) Oracle
2 18 (15.38%) Sun
3 14 (11.97%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.97%) Sitecore
4 12 (10.26%) IBM
5 5 (4.27%) hybris
6 4 (3.42%) Perforce
7 3 (2.56%) BEA
8 2 (1.71%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.71%) BT
9 1 (0.85%) Sybase
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
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