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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 40 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing OO 5604 6646 8757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.77% 6.00% 7.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.57% 6.91% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 5603 7458
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median 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 £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
85293 96198 103096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.88% 86.80% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71323 78610 83495
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -2 5306 £47,500 +5.55% 734
London -7 2425 £60,000 +9.09% 335
South East +10 1063 £45,000 +2.27% 125
East of England -6 355 £45,000 - 43
North West +10 335 £42,500 +6.25% 59
West Midlands +1 325 £35,000 -6.66% 40
Surrey +30 321 £47,500 -5.00% 26
City of London -5 309 £60,000 +4.34% 69
South West -6 287 £45,000 +15.38% 52
Yorkshire +4 279 £40,000 +3.22% 44
Manchester +6 259 £45,000 +9.09% 34
Hampshire +9 212 £38,500 -14.44% 33
Scotland +1 210 £45,000 +12.50% 28
East Midlands +10 188 £37,500 - 18
West Yorkshire -10 167 £40,000 +3.89% 26
Leeds -2 153 £40,000 - 20
Cambridgeshire -3 151 £45,000 - 24
Glasgow +4 144 £42,000 +5.00% 13
Berkshire -4 142 £45,000 - 22
Oxfordshire -3 123 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Bristol +2 121 £45,000 +7.14% 22
Buckinghamshire +40 110 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Cambridge -2 108 £45,000 - 18
Milton Keynes +26 97 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Hertfordshire -2 97 £55,000 +22.22% 10
Birmingham -8 95 £32,750 -6.42% 15
Reading +21 94 £50,000 +11.11% 11
West Sussex +6 78 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Gloucestershire +9 74 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Staffordshire +8 71 £37,500 -6.25% 6

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 6226 (53.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5757 (49.28%) JavaScript
3 4976 (42.59%) HTML
4 4410 (37.75%) CSS
5 4375 (37.45%) C#
6 4181 (35.79%) Java
7 3934 (33.67%) .NET
8 3417 (29.25%) SQL
9 3364 (28.79%) MVC
10 3303 (28.27%) TDD
11 2861 (24.49%) Software Engineering
12 2778 (23.78%) OOP
13 2710 (23.20%) SQL Server
14 2623 (22.45%) jQuery
15 2575 (22.04%) Degree
16 2488 (21.30%) Scrum
17 2446 (20.94%) Finance
18 2366 (20.25%) HTML5
19 2230 (19.09%) Web Services
20 2209 (18.91%) ASP.NET
21 2119 (18.14%) PHP
22 2110 (18.06%) Git (software)
23 2062 (17.65%) XML
24 2037 (17.44%) AngularJS
25 1841 (15.76%) Computer Science
26 1796 (15.37%) MySQL
27 1765 (15.11%) Linux
28 1764 (15.10%) C++
29 1665 (14.25%) Web Development
30 1619 (13.86%) OOD

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
1 541 (4.63%) Apache
2 370 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 353 (3.02%) CMS
4 282 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
5 265 (2.27%) JBoss
6 256 (2.19%) IIS
7 222 (1.90%) WebSphere
8 160 (1.37%) Apache Spark
9 157 (1.34%) WebLogic
10 137 (1.17%) SharePoint
11 135 (1.16%) WordPress
12 125 (1.07%) Drupal
13 106 (0.91%) nginx
14 92 (0.79%) Confluence
15 84 (0.72%) Jetty
16 74 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 74 (0.63%) Apache Solr
17 64 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
18 57 (0.49%) Apache Pig
19 56 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 542 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 153 (1.31%) Photoshop
3 81 (0.69%) MS Office
4 40 (0.34%) GIMP
5 24 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 19 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.068%) Fireworks
9 7 (0.060%) MS Visio
9 7 (0.060%) SPSS
10 6 (0.051%) HipChat
11 5 (0.043%) 3ds Max
12 4 (0.034%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.034%) S-PLUS
12 4 (0.034%) Weka
13 3 (0.026%) DOC1
14 2 (0.017%) Simulink
15 1 (0.009%) GNU Octave
15 1 (0.009%) MS PowerPoint
15 1 (0.009%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 162 (1.39%) Magento
2 87 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 84 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 18 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
5 18 (0.15%) SAP CRM
6 15 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
7 14 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
8 12 (0.10%) Eloqua
9 10 (0.086%) Beauchamp
9 10 (0.086%) ReMetrica
10 9 (0.077%) Odoo
10 9 (0.077%) Shopify
11 7 (0.060%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (0.051%) BusinessWorks
12 6 (0.051%) SAP BPC
12 6 (0.051%) SAP ERP
12 6 (0.051%) SAP R/3
12 6 (0.051%) VisionPLUS
13 5 (0.043%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 570 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 385 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 331 (2.83%) SaaS
4 242 (2.07%) GitHub
5 99 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 79 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 65 (0.56%) PaaS
8 59 (0.51%) Force.com
9 55 (0.47%) IaaS
10 42 (0.36%) Google Analytics
11 41 (0.35%) Google Play
12 35 (0.30%) Heroku
13 29 (0.25%) Amazon S3
14 28 (0.24%) iTunes
14 28 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 27 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
15 27 (0.23%) Sage Pay
16 18 (0.15%) Google App Engine
17 13 (0.11%) AdWords
18 12 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 448 (3.83%) Internet
2 348 (2.98%) HTTP
3 152 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 68 (0.58%) DNS
5 67 (0.57%) SSL
6 62 (0.53%) Multicast
7 55 (0.47%) Intranet
8 54 (0.46%) SMTP
9 43 (0.37%) SSH
10 39 (0.33%) HTTPS
10 39 (0.33%) LDAP
11 29 (0.25%) VPN
12 27 (0.23%) Skype
13 18 (0.15%) Firewall
13 18 (0.15%) FTP
14 16 (0.14%) Wireless
15 15 (0.13%) Extranet
15 15 (0.13%) MQTT
16 14 (0.12%) AMQP
16 14 (0.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2710 (23.20%) SQL Server
2 1796 (15.37%) MySQL
3 1133 (9.70%) Relational Database
4 897 (7.68%) NoSQL
5 527 (4.51%) MongoDB
6 413 (3.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 380 (3.25%) RDBMS
8 356 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
9 329 (2.82%) Big Data
10 283 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 248 (2.12%) Redis
12 211 (1.81%) Hadoop
13 189 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
14 182 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
15 140 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 136 (1.16%) Oracle Database
17 117 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 105 (0.90%) SQLite
19 87 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
20 79 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2110 (18.06%) Git (software)
2 1006 (8.61%) Subversion
3 772 (6.61%) Visual Studio
4 650 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 578 (4.95%) JUnit
6 556 (4.76%) NUnit
7 536 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 524 (4.49%) JIRA
9 483 (4.13%) Maven
10 435 (3.72%) Eclipse
11 420 (3.59%) Selenium
12 283 (2.42%) Cucumber
13 276 (2.36%) Rhino Mocks
14 260 (2.23%) Grunt
15 246 (2.11%) Ant
16 238 (2.04%) gulp
17 205 (1.75%) PHPUnit
18 204 (1.75%) Jasmine
19 176 (1.51%) MSTest
20 155 (1.33%) Gradle
General
1 2446 (20.94%) Finance
2 532 (4.55%) Banking
3 531 (4.55%) Games
4 509 (4.36%) Marketing
5 464 (3.97%) Retail
6 406 (3.48%) Telecoms
7 259 (2.22%) Front Office
8 205 (1.75%) Advertising
9 190 (1.63%) Law
10 176 (1.51%) Manufacturing
11 146 (1.25%) Automotive
12 139 (1.19%) Electronics
13 119 (1.02%) Financial Institution
14 108 (0.92%) Publishing
15 107 (0.92%) Aerospace
15 107 (0.92%) Investment Banking
16 84 (0.72%) Back Office
17 75 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
18 30 (0.26%) Billing
19 29 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8980 (76.86%) Developer
2 2166 (18.54%) .NET Developer
3 2046 (17.51%) C# Developer
4 1732 (14.82%) Senior Developer
5 1696 (14.52%) Java Developer
6 1400 (11.98%) PHP Developer
7 1356 (11.61%) C# .NET Developer
8 1127 (9.65%) Software Engineer
9 1102 (9.43%) JavaScript Developer
10 970 (8.30%) Software Developer
11 800 (6.85%) Web Developer
12 711 (6.09%) ASP.NET Developer
13 625 (5.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 621 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 562 (4.81%) C# Software Developer
16 530 (4.54%) HTML Developer
17 501 (4.29%) Lead Developer
18 478 (4.09%) C++ Developer
19 469 (4.01%) Senior Java Developer
20 449 (3.84%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4976 (42.59%) HTML
2 4410 (37.75%) CSS
3 3934 (33.67%) .NET
4 2623 (22.45%) jQuery
5 2366 (20.25%) HTML5
6 2230 (19.09%) Web Services
7 2209 (18.91%) ASP.NET
8 2062 (17.65%) XML
9 2037 (17.44%) AngularJS
10 1458 (12.48%) CSS3
11 1383 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1239 (10.61%) REST
13 1214 (10.39%) Node.js
14 1188 (10.17%) WCF
15 1163 (9.95%) JSON
16 1131 (9.68%) Ajax
17 1055 (9.03%) Spring
18 1040 (8.90%) RESTful
19 961 (8.23%) .NET Framework
20 897 (7.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1841 (15.76%) Computer Science
2 836 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
3 775 (6.63%) User Experience
4 628 (5.38%) Mobile App
5 603 (5.16%) Mathematics
6 542 (4.64%) Algorithms
7 383 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
8 321 (2.75%) Data Structures
9 256 (2.19%) Hedge funds
10 249 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 225 (1.93%) Fintech
12 206 (1.76%) iPad
13 197 (1.69%) Physics
14 189 (1.62%) N-Tier
15 185 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 168 (1.44%) Social Media
17 165 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
18 154 (1.32%) Derivative
19 139 (1.19%) Visualisation
20 120 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1765 (15.11%) Linux
2 1270 (10.87%) Windows
3 720 (6.16%) Android
4 715 (6.12%) Apple iOS
5 685 (5.86%) Unix
6 115 (0.98%) Windows Server
7 71 (0.61%) Ubuntu
8 49 (0.42%) Debian
9 43 (0.37%) Solaris
9 43 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
9 43 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 36 (0.31%) Windows XP
11 34 (0.29%) Windows Phone
12 28 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 23 (0.20%) CentOS
15 21 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
15 21 (0.18%) Windows 7
16 18 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6226 (53.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3364 (28.79%) MVC
3 3303 (28.27%) TDD
4 2861 (24.49%) Software Engineering
5 2778 (23.78%) OOP
6 2488 (21.30%) Scrum
7 1665 (14.25%) Web Development
8 1619 (13.86%) OOD
9 1601 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
10 1366 (11.69%) Unit Testing
11 1280 (10.96%) BDD
12 1208 (10.34%) E-Commerce
13 1141 (9.77%) SDLC
14 1010 (8.65%) Front End Development
15 836 (7.16%) SOA
16 833 (7.13%) UML
17 794 (6.80%) Multithreading
18 784 (6.71%) OO PHP
19 783 (6.70%) Open Source
20 736 (6.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5757 (49.28%) JavaScript
2 4375 (37.45%) C#
3 4181 (35.79%) Java
4 3417 (29.25%) SQL
5 2119 (18.14%) PHP
6 1764 (15.10%) C++
7 1103 (9.44%) Python
8 642 (5.50%) Ruby
9 625 (5.35%) T-SQL
10 577 (4.94%) C
11 413 (3.54%) VB.NET
12 376 (3.22%) Scala
13 351 (3.00%) Objective-C
14 333 (2.85%) Perl
15 323 (2.76%) PL/SQL
16 195 (1.67%) VB
17 187 (1.60%) PHP 5
18 159 (1.36%) TypeScript
19 155 (1.33%) Apple Swift
20 149 (1.28%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2575 (22.04%) Degree
2 197 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 159 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 152 (1.30%) PhD
5 119 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 63 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 57 (0.49%) MCSD
8 36 (0.31%) ISEB
9 33 (0.28%) MCTS
10 29 (0.25%) MCPD
11 22 (0.19%) PMI Certification
12 18 (0.15%) HND
12 18 (0.15%) MCAD
13 17 (0.15%) ISTQB
13 17 (0.15%) MCP
14 14 (0.12%) OCP
14 14 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
15 12 (0.10%) HNC
16 11 (0.094%) MBA
16 11 (0.094%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 667 (5.71%) QA
2 44 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 36 (0.31%) SLA
4 25 (0.21%) SDET
5 19 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 7816
6 15 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 14 (0.12%) ISO15022
7 14 (0.12%) ISO20022
8 13 (0.11%) WAI
9 10 (0.086%) HL7
10 5 (0.043%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.026%) DO-178B
11 3 (0.026%) WCAG
12 2 (0.017%) Basel II
12 2 (0.017%) ISO13485
12 2 (0.017%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.017%) TickIT
13 1 (0.009%) Def Stans
13 1 (0.009%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (0.009%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 206 (1.76%) Docker
2 46 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 43 (0.37%) Varnish
4 40 (0.34%) Active Directory
5 21 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (0.16%) Firmware
7 16 (0.14%) HDFS
7 16 (0.14%) Squid
8 15 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (0.10%) VirtualBox
9 12 (0.10%) Xen
10 9 (0.077%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (0.060%) LXC
12 6 (0.051%) Hyper-V
12 6 (0.051%) KVM
13 3 (0.026%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.026%) Oracle Clusterware
13 3 (0.026%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.017%) Snort
14 2 (0.017%) zsh
Systems Management
1 181 (1.55%) Puppet
2 91 (0.78%) Ansible
3 84 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (0.33%) Kubernetes
5 35 (0.30%) Salt
6 29 (0.25%) logstash
7 28 (0.24%) Kibana
8 10 (0.086%) Grafana
8 10 (0.086%) Graphite
9 9 (0.077%) Uchiwa
10 8 (0.068%) Hadoop YARN
10 8 (0.068%) Rundeck
11 7 (0.060%) HP Fortify
11 7 (0.060%) Nagios
11 7 (0.060%) Oozie
12 6 (0.051%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.043%) Dollar Universe
14 4 (0.034%) Capistrano
14 4 (0.034%) Data Guard
14 4 (0.034%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1406 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 980 (8.39%) Oracle
3 449 (3.84%) Zend
4 383 (3.28%) Google
5 261 (2.23%) Apple
6 198 (1.69%) Adobe
7 192 (1.64%) SAP
8 185 (1.58%) Facebook
9 144 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
10 112 (0.96%) TIBCO
11 109 (0.93%) Twitter
12 108 (0.92%) Sybase
13 103 (0.88%) Yahoo!
14 101 (0.86%) Sony
15 83 (0.71%) IBM
16 76 (0.65%) Atlassian
17 65 (0.56%) Sitecore
18 57 (0.49%) hybris
19 53 (0.45%) Red Hat
20 40 (0.34%) Splunk
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £900000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Love Home Swap
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £37500 - £38500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago