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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
Rank 833 851 832
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing AOP 64 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.036% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.044% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 40
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £75,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-36.66% +66.66%

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
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

AOP Salary Histogram in the UK

AOP
Top 30 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 19 December 2014. 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 +10 50 £47,500 +5.55% 9
South East +29 22 £47,500 - 5
London +17 13 - - 1
Scotland +13 10 £42,500 - 1
Glasgow +12 10 £42,500 - 1
West Sussex +5 8 £50,000 - 2
Kent - 8 £51,250 - 1
Horsham - 8 £50,000 - 2
Sussex - 6 £47,500 -
Tonbridge - 6 - -
North West -2 5 - -
Warrington - 5 - -
Cheshire - 5 - -
North Wales - 4 - - 1
Wales - 4 - - 1
Hull -1 2 £32,500 -7.14%
East Yorkshire -6 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Yorkshire -26 2 £32,500 -7.14% 3
North East -11 1 - -
Hertfordshire -20 1 £70,000 -6.66%
East of England -25 1 £70,000 -6.66%
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Daresbury - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £45,000 -
Llandudno - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Conwy - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £42,500 -
Faversham - 1 £57,500 - 1

AOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 103 (82.40%) JavaScript
2 102 (81.60%) HTML
3 95 (76.00%) SQL
4 91 (72.80%) CSS
5 81 (64.80%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (59.20%) TDD
7 72 (57.60%) Oracle
8 71 (56.80%) MVC
9 70 (56.00%) Dependency Injection
10 69 (55.20%) .NET
11 56 (44.80%) ASP.NET
11 56 (44.80%) WCF
12 55 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 53 (42.40%) Spring
14 52 (41.60%) .NET Framework
14 52 (41.60%) SQL Server
15 49 (39.20%) jQuery
16 46 (36.80%) Java
17 44 (35.20%) XML
17 44 (35.20%) Maven
18 43 (34.40%) Windows
19 40 (32.00%) Oracle Database
19 40 (32.00%) Relational Database
20 39 (31.20%) JSON
21 38 (30.40%) Eclipse
22 37 (29.60%) Software Engineering
22 37 (29.60%) C#
22 37 (29.60%) JDBC
23 35 (28.00%) Mentoring
23 35 (28.00%) Spring.NET

AOP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 29 (23.20%) JBoss
2 28 (22.40%) Tomcat
3 21 (16.80%) Apache
3 21 (16.80%) WebLogic
4 20 (16.00%) WebSphere
5 18 (14.40%) CMS
6 17 (13.60%) GlassFish
7 15 (12.00%) Node.js
8 14 (11.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (8.00%) IIS
10 9 (7.20%) SharePoint
11 8 (6.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (4.80%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (2.40%) Jetty
14 2 (1.60%) Mule
14 2 (1.60%) Apache ServiceMix
14 2 (1.60%) Confluence
14 2 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
15 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 18 (14.40%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.80%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.20%) HTTP
2 8 (6.40%) Internet
3 5 (4.00%) PuTTY
4 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (41.60%) SQL Server
2 40 (32.00%) Oracle Database
2 40 (32.00%) Relational Database
3 32 (25.60%) RDBMS
4 28 (22.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (22.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (11.20%) NoSQL
6 13 (10.40%) MySQL
6 13 (10.40%) MongoDB
7 10 (8.00%) InterSystems Cache
8 8 (6.40%) RavenDB
9 5 (4.00%) Redis
9 5 (4.00%) Couchbase
10 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.60%) DB2
12 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.80%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 44 (35.20%) Maven
2 38 (30.40%) Eclipse
3 34 (27.20%) JUnit
3 34 (27.20%) Subversion
4 29 (23.20%) Git (software)
4 29 (23.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (23.20%) Visual Studio
5 28 (22.40%) MSBuild
6 20 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
7 17 (13.60%) NetBeans
8 16 (12.80%) JIRA
9 15 (12.00%) StarTeam
9 15 (12.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 13 (10.40%) Ant
11 11 (8.80%) EasyMock
12 8 (6.40%) Jenkins
12 8 (6.40%) Selenium
12 8 (6.40%) Mockito
13 5 (4.00%) Cucumber
13 5 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (8.00%) Retail
2 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.20%) Advertising
4 3 (2.40%) Games
5 2 (1.60%) Banking
5 2 (1.60%) Billing
5 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Finance
5 2 (1.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (56.80%) Developer
2 31 (24.80%) Java Developer
3 26 (20.80%) Senior Developer
4 23 (18.40%) Software Engineer
5 19 (15.20%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (10.40%) Architect
7 12 (9.60%) .NET Developer
8 11 (8.80%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (6.40%) Software Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Programmer
10 7 (5.60%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (5.60%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.80%) J2EE Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Software Developer
12 3 (2.40%) Web Developer
12 3 (2.40%) Java Web Developer
13 2 (1.60%) Java Engineer
13 2 (1.60%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (81.60%) HTML
2 91 (72.80%) CSS
3 69 (55.20%) .NET
4 56 (44.80%) ASP.NET
4 56 (44.80%) WCF
5 55 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 53 (42.40%) Spring
7 52 (41.60%) .NET Framework
8 49 (39.20%) jQuery
9 44 (35.20%) XML
10 39 (31.20%) JSON
11 37 (29.60%) JDBC
12 35 (28.00%) NHibernate
12 35 (28.00%) Spring.NET
12 35 (28.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 32 (25.60%) SOAP
14 30 (24.00%) Ajax
15 28 (22.40%) J2EE
16 27 (21.60%) JMS
16 27 (21.60%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Inversion of Control
1 28 (22.40%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.60%) Clustering
3 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.00%) Blog
5 9 (7.20%) iPad
6 6 (4.80%) Data Structures
6 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (4.00%) User Experience
8 4 (3.20%) Wiki
9 3 (2.40%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.60%) Social Gaming
11 1 (0.80%) Online Games
11 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 43 (34.40%) Windows
2 30 (24.00%) Linux
3 10 (8.00%) UNIX
4 1 (0.80%) Android
4 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (64.80%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (59.20%) TDD
3 71 (56.80%) MVC
4 70 (56.00%) Dependency Injection
5 37 (29.60%) Software Engineering
6 35 (28.00%) Mentoring
7 33 (26.40%) Scrum
8 32 (25.60%) BDD
9 28 (22.40%) UML
10 24 (19.20%) Test Automation
10 24 (19.20%) Parallel Programming
11 23 (18.40%) Line Management
11 23 (18.40%) Unit Testing
12 20 (16.00%) E-Commerce
13 17 (13.60%) Load Balancing
14 15 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (11.20%) Multithreading
16 10 (8.00%) Automated Testing
17 9 (7.20%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (82.40%) JavaScript
2 95 (76.00%) SQL
3 46 (36.80%) Java
4 37 (29.60%) C#
5 32 (25.60%) PowerShell
6 30 (24.00%) T-SQL
7 19 (15.20%) C++
8 8 (6.40%) VB
8 8 (6.40%) VB.NET
8 8 (6.40%) VB6
9 7 (5.60%) AspectJ
10 5 (4.00%) PHP
11 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.20%) Ruby
11 4 (3.20%) Perl
12 3 (2.40%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.60%) RPG
13 2 (1.60%) Scala
14 1 (0.80%) Clojure
14 1 (0.80%) F#
Qualifications
1 31 (24.80%) Degree
2 17 (13.60%) OCPJP
2 17 (13.60%) OCMJD
3 13 (10.40%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.80%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.80%) QA
Vendors
1 72 (57.60%) Oracle
2 17 (13.60%) Sun
3 14 (11.20%) Sitecore
4 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
5 12 (9.60%) IBM
6 4 (3.20%) Perforce
6 4 (3.20%) BEA
6 4 (3.20%) hybris
7 2 (1.60%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.60%) BT
8 1 (0.80%) Google
8 1 (0.80%) Facebook
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