The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 45 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing OO 5215 6257 7466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.48% 5.71% 6.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 6.53% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4503 5383 6136
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,800 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
84063 95842 96288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 69897 79175 77025
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OO
Salary Trend

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

OO Salary Trend in the UK

OO
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 within the UK.

OO Salary Histogram in the UK

OO
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 4868 £50,000 +5.26% 758
London -7 2282 £60,000 +4.34% 338
South East -12 740 £42,500 -5.55% 102
North West +2 375 £42,500 +6.25% 79
South West -5 358 £42,500 +6.25% 49
City of London +8 341 £55,000 -12.00% 62
Yorkshire +15 312 £40,000 - 50
Manchester -1 282 £45,000 +12.50% 62
East of England -12 282 £50,000 +11.11% 51
East Midlands +27 230 £40,000 +1.26% 42
West Midlands -18 227 £40,000 +6.66% 35
West Yorkshire +10 181 £40,000 - 29
Surrey -4 169 £50,000 - 23
Scotland -5 163 £45,000 +12.50% 28
Hampshire -4 160 £37,500 -11.76% 22
Leeds +13 155 £43,750 -2.77% 22
Bristol +15 144 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Berkshire +13 127 £42,500 -10.52% 14
Cambridgeshire +2 122 £45,000 - 21
Buckinghamshire +7 113 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Nottinghamshire +43 104 £47,500 +19.49% 18
Glasgow +8 94 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Cambridge -7 89 £45,000 - 16
Oxfordshire +4 88 £40,000 -11.11% 18
Gloucestershire +2 86 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Hertfordshire -16 86 £60,000 +20.00% 20
Wales +4 80 £36,000 +2.85% 19
Reading +31 79 £42,500 -5.55% 8
North East +16 78 £35,000 -6.66% 10
South Wales +7 72 £36,000 +2.85% 17

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OO.

1 5794 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
2 5325 (48.95%) JavaScript
3 4630 (42.56%) HTML
4 4065 (37.37%) CSS
5 4053 (37.26%) C#
6 3953 (36.34%) Java
7 3651 (33.56%) .NET
8 3201 (29.42%) MVC
9 3174 (29.18%) TDD
10 3098 (28.48%) SQL
11 2588 (23.79%) OOP
12 2427 (22.31%) SQL Server
13 2398 (22.04%) Scrum
14 2394 (22.01%) jQuery
15 2386 (21.93%) Software Engineering
16 2304 (21.18%) Finance
17 2263 (20.80%) Degree
18 2260 (20.77%) HTML5
19 2205 (20.27%) ASP.NET
20 2056 (18.90%) Git (software)
21 2036 (18.71%) AngularJS
22 1924 (17.69%) Web Services
22 1924 (17.69%) PHP
23 1709 (15.71%) XML
24 1651 (15.18%) Computer Science
25 1650 (15.17%) OOD
26 1609 (14.79%) Linux
27 1581 (14.53%) MySQL
28 1552 (14.27%) Web Development
29 1445 (13.28%) C++

OO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 426 (3.92%) Apache
2 372 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 368 (3.38%) CMS
4 275 (2.53%) JBoss
5 274 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
6 248 (2.28%) IIS
7 214 (1.97%) WebSphere
8 171 (1.57%) WebLogic
9 146 (1.34%) Apache Spark
9 146 (1.34%) SharePoint
9 146 (1.34%) WordPress
10 123 (1.13%) Drupal
11 106 (0.97%) Jetty
12 99 (0.91%) Confluence
13 80 (0.74%) nginx
14 65 (0.60%) Apache Solr
15 62 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
16 58 (0.53%) Umbraco
17 46 (0.42%) Mule
18 43 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 491 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 95 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 56 (0.51%) MS Office
4 31 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 25 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
6 13 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.055%) HipChat
8 5 (0.046%) SPSS
9 4 (0.037%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.037%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.028%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.028%) Simulink
10 3 (0.028%) Weka
11 2 (0.018%) DOC1
11 2 (0.018%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.018%) GNU Octave
11 2 (0.018%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.018%) MS Project
12 1 (0.009%) InVision
12 1 (0.009%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 113 (1.04%) Magento
2 111 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 78 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 32 (0.29%) SAP CRM
5 26 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
6 21 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
7 12 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
7 12 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
8 11 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
9 10 (0.092%) Beauchamp
9 10 (0.092%) Eloqua
9 10 (0.092%) ReMetrica
10 7 (0.064%) RMDS
11 6 (0.055%) Oracle CRM
12 5 (0.046%) OpenCart
12 5 (0.046%) SAP FI
12 5 (0.046%) SAP HR
13 4 (0.037%) Radian6
13 4 (0.037%) Remedy ITSM
13 4 (0.037%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 539 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 400 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 271 (2.49%) GitHub
4 267 (2.45%) SaaS
5 70 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 58 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 51 (0.47%) PaaS
8 45 (0.41%) Google Analytics
9 40 (0.37%) IaaS
10 38 (0.35%) Heroku
11 27 (0.25%) Force.com
12 26 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
13 23 (0.21%) Google Play
14 22 (0.20%) Amazon S3
14 22 (0.20%) Sage Pay
15 21 (0.19%) Office 365
16 20 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 15 (0.14%) AdWords
18 10 (0.092%) Amazon SQS
18 10 (0.092%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 481 (4.42%) Internet
2 266 (2.45%) HTTP
3 121 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 109 (1.00%) Intranet
5 78 (0.72%) Multicast
6 66 (0.61%) SMTP
7 64 (0.59%) SSL
8 42 (0.39%) HTTPS
9 39 (0.36%) SSH
10 36 (0.33%) DNS
11 30 (0.28%) Wireshark
12 29 (0.27%) Ethernet
13 27 (0.25%) LDAP
13 27 (0.25%) Network Security
14 26 (0.24%) VPN
15 25 (0.23%) FTP
16 20 (0.18%) Bluetooth
16 20 (0.18%) SNMP
17 17 (0.16%) Firewall
17 17 (0.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2427 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 1581 (14.53%) MySQL
3 986 (9.06%) Relational Database
4 835 (7.68%) NoSQL
5 516 (4.74%) MongoDB
6 452 (4.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 349 (3.21%) Big Data
8 336 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
9 307 (2.82%) RDBMS
10 279 (2.56%) Redis
11 237 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 194 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
13 192 (1.76%) Hadoop
14 170 (1.56%) Oracle Database
15 159 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 143 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 131 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
18 73 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
19 72 (0.66%) DB2
20 70 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2056 (18.90%) Git (software)
2 964 (8.86%) Subversion
3 640 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 633 (5.82%) Jenkins
5 545 (5.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 504 (4.63%) JIRA
7 491 (4.51%) NUnit
8 473 (4.35%) JUnit
9 430 (3.95%) Selenium
10 427 (3.92%) Maven
11 320 (2.94%) Eclipse
12 308 (2.83%) Cucumber
13 286 (2.63%) gulp
14 280 (2.57%) Grunt
15 259 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
16 211 (1.94%) TeamCity
17 203 (1.87%) Ant
18 201 (1.85%) Jasmine
19 180 (1.65%) MSTest
20 158 (1.45%) Gradle
General
1 2304 (21.18%) Finance
2 538 (4.95%) Banking
3 529 (4.86%) Marketing
4 487 (4.48%) Games
5 452 (4.15%) Retail
6 437 (4.02%) Telecoms
7 214 (1.97%) Advertising
8 202 (1.86%) Front Office
9 195 (1.79%) Manufacturing
10 161 (1.48%) Automotive
11 137 (1.26%) Law
12 134 (1.23%) Electronics
13 129 (1.19%) Investment Banking
14 128 (1.18%) Publishing
15 119 (1.09%) Back Office
16 115 (1.06%) Aerospace
17 89 (0.82%) Financial Institution
18 62 (0.57%) Legal
19 57 (0.52%) Billing
20 43 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8448 (77.65%) Developer
2 2102 (19.32%) .NET Developer
3 1873 (17.22%) C# Developer
4 1696 (15.59%) Java Developer
5 1641 (15.08%) Senior Developer
6 1301 (11.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 1296 (11.91%) PHP Developer
8 1037 (9.53%) JavaScript Developer
9 954 (8.77%) Software Engineer
10 908 (8.35%) Software Developer
11 672 (6.18%) ASP.NET Developer
12 645 (5.93%) Web Developer
13 589 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 557 (5.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 497 (4.57%) C# Software Developer
16 479 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
17 462 (4.25%) HTML Developer
18 460 (4.23%) Lead Developer
19 450 (4.14%) Agile Developer
19 450 (4.14%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4630 (42.56%) HTML
2 4065 (37.37%) CSS
3 3651 (33.56%) .NET
4 2394 (22.01%) jQuery
5 2260 (20.77%) HTML5
6 2205 (20.27%) ASP.NET
7 2036 (18.71%) AngularJS
8 1924 (17.69%) Web Services
9 1709 (15.71%) XML
10 1443 (13.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1340 (12.32%) CSS3
12 1220 (11.21%) Node.js
13 1218 (11.20%) WCF
14 1045 (9.61%) REST
15 979 (9.00%) Ajax
15 979 (9.00%) Spring
16 969 (8.91%) JSON
17 966 (8.88%) RESTful
18 960 (8.82%) .NET Framework
19 877 (8.06%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1651 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 767 (7.05%) User Experience
3 698 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
4 524 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 520 (4.78%) Algorithms
6 462 (4.25%) Mathematics
7 437 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
8 413 (3.80%) Data Structures
9 262 (2.41%) Hedge funds
10 259 (2.38%) Fintech
11 188 (1.73%) Client/Server
12 187 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 180 (1.65%) iPad
14 166 (1.53%) Visualisation
15 161 (1.48%) Derivative
16 145 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
17 140 (1.29%) Physics
18 137 (1.26%) N-Tier
19 118 (1.08%) Social Media
20 101 (0.93%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1609 (14.79%) Linux
2 1040 (9.56%) Windows
3 636 (5.85%) Unix
4 545 (5.01%) Apple iOS
5 500 (4.60%) Android
6 124 (1.14%) Windows Server
7 52 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 42 (0.39%) Solaris
9 35 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (0.27%) CentOS
10 29 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (0.23%) Debian
11 25 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
11 25 (0.23%) Windows Phone
12 21 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (0.18%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
15 11 (0.10%) Windows 7
16 10 (0.092%) Windows XP
17 8 (0.074%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5794 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
2 3201 (29.42%) MVC
3 3174 (29.18%) TDD
4 2588 (23.79%) OOP
5 2398 (22.04%) Scrum
6 2386 (21.93%) Software Engineering
7 1650 (15.17%) OOD
8 1552 (14.27%) Web Development
9 1410 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
10 1323 (12.16%) BDD
11 1150 (10.57%) SDLC
12 1109 (10.19%) Unit Testing
13 1026 (9.43%) E-Commerce
14 947 (8.70%) Front End Development
15 841 (7.73%) UML
16 774 (7.11%) Multithreading
17 739 (6.79%) SOA
18 729 (6.70%) OO PHP
19 692 (6.36%) Open Source
20 654 (6.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5325 (48.95%) JavaScript
2 4053 (37.26%) C#
3 3953 (36.34%) Java
4 3098 (28.48%) SQL
5 1924 (17.69%) PHP
6 1445 (13.28%) C++
7 1107 (10.18%) Python
8 584 (5.37%) T-SQL
9 561 (5.16%) Ruby
10 471 (4.33%) C
11 411 (3.78%) Scala
12 395 (3.63%) VB.NET
13 283 (2.60%) PL/SQL
14 277 (2.55%) Perl
15 248 (2.28%) Objective-C
16 224 (2.06%) TypeScript
17 187 (1.72%) ES6
17 187 (1.72%) VB
18 159 (1.46%) PowerShell
19 152 (1.40%) F#
Qualifications
1 2263 (20.80%) Degree
2 177 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 137 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 125 (1.15%) PhD
4 125 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 65 (0.60%) DV Cleared
6 50 (0.46%) ISEB
7 48 (0.44%) MCSD
8 22 (0.20%) MCTS
9 21 (0.19%) PMP
10 20 (0.18%) ISTQB
10 20 (0.18%) MCPD
11 19 (0.17%) MCAD
12 17 (0.16%) OCP
12 17 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
13 14 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (0.092%) AWS Certification
14 10 (0.092%) MBA
15 8 (0.074%) PMI Certification
16 7 (0.064%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 596 (5.48%) QA
2 33 (0.30%) SDET
3 32 (0.29%) SLA
4 22 (0.20%) WAI
5 20 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 7816
7 14 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.064%) HL7
9 4 (0.037%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.028%) ISO15022
10 3 (0.028%) ISO20022
10 3 (0.028%) WCAG
11 2 (0.018%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.018%) ISO13485
11 2 (0.018%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.009%) Basel III
12 1 (0.009%) DICOM
12 1 (0.009%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.009%) MiFID
System Software
1 213 (1.96%) Docker
2 38 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 36 (0.33%) Varnish
4 35 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 32 (0.29%) Firmware
6 23 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (0.13%) HDFS
8 11 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.064%) Squid
9 7 (0.064%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.055%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.055%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.055%) vSphere
11 5 (0.046%) NFS
12 4 (0.037%) KVM
13 3 (0.028%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.028%) Xen
14 2 (0.018%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.018%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.018%) zsh
Systems Management
1 172 (1.58%) Puppet
2 130 (1.19%) Ansible
3 99 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (0.44%) Salt
5 37 (0.34%) Kubernetes
6 32 (0.29%) Kibana
7 28 (0.26%) logstash
8 18 (0.17%) Oozie
9 12 (0.11%) Rundeck
10 9 (0.083%) Failover Clustering
10 9 (0.083%) Hadoop YARN
10 9 (0.083%) Terraform
11 8 (0.074%) HAProxy
11 8 (0.074%) Mesos
12 7 (0.064%) Graphite
12 7 (0.064%) HP Fortify
13 6 (0.055%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.055%) Microsoft Clustering
13 6 (0.055%) Packer
13 6 (0.055%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1313 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 917 (8.43%) Oracle
3 376 (3.46%) Zend
4 370 (3.40%) Google
5 214 (1.97%) Apple
6 209 (1.92%) SAP
7 148 (1.36%) Facebook
8 120 (1.10%) TIBCO
9 111 (1.02%) Adobe
10 108 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
11 99 (0.91%) Sybase
12 89 (0.82%) Twitter
13 74 (0.68%) Sony
14 72 (0.66%) Atlassian
15 70 (0.64%) Yahoo!
16 66 (0.61%) IBM
17 57 (0.52%) Sitecore
18 55 (0.51%) EPiServer
19 48 (0.44%) Red Hat
20 42 (0.39%) Splunk
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