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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 42 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing OO 5368 6193 7919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.57% 5.67% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 6.48% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4630 5264 6579
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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
84768 95572 99537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.03% 87.53% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70891 78644 79394
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +1 5050 £47,500 - 762
London -4 2328 £57,500 - 344
South East +6 879 £42,500 -5.55% 91
North West +6 366 £42,500 +6.25% 75
South West -5 339 £43,000 +7.50% 75
City of London -5 327 £57,500 -8.00% 59
Yorkshire +13 317 £40,000 - 49
East of England -12 292 £47,000 +4.44% 35
Manchester +6 272 £45,000 +12.50% 50
West Midlands +2 267 £37,500 - 34
East Midlands +16 218 £40,000 +6.66% 43
Surrey +16 216 £50,000 - 19
Hampshire -2 205 £37,500 -11.76% 22
West Yorkshire +10 196 £40,000 - 31
Leeds +8 169 £41,250 -8.33% 19
Scotland -10 168 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Berkshire +16 153 £42,500 -8.10% 17
Bristol +13 143 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Cambridgeshire -3 137 £45,000 - 20
Glasgow +4 108 £42,000 -1.17% 11
Cambridge -6 104 £45,000 - 19
Buckinghamshire +19 97 £45,000 +9.09% 10
Reading +37 96 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Oxfordshire -4 91 £44,250 -1.66% 9
Hertfordshire -10 85 £57,500 +21.05% 9
Gloucestershire +11 81 £47,500 -5.00% 21
Nottinghamshire +23 78 £50,000 +25.00% 24
Milton Keynes +3 73 £45,000 +12.50% 6
North East +8 71 £35,000 -12.50% 15
Basingstoke +22 67 £35,000 -9.09% 3

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5912 (52.90%) Agile Software Development
2 5481 (49.04%) JavaScript
3 4735 (42.37%) HTML
4 4204 (37.62%) C#
5 4154 (37.17%) CSS
6 4058 (36.31%) Java
7 3817 (34.15%) .NET
8 3255 (29.12%) MVC
9 3227 (28.87%) SQL
10 3214 (28.76%) TDD
11 2670 (23.89%) OOP
12 2572 (23.01%) Software Engineering
13 2544 (22.76%) SQL Server
14 2471 (22.11%) jQuery
15 2447 (21.90%) Scrum
16 2406 (21.53%) Finance
17 2369 (21.20%) Degree
18 2281 (20.41%) HTML5
19 2252 (20.15%) ASP.NET
20 2051 (18.35%) Git (software)
21 2041 (18.26%) Web Services
22 1995 (17.85%) AngularJS
23 1960 (17.54%) PHP
24 1848 (16.54%) XML
25 1714 (15.34%) Computer Science
26 1668 (14.92%) Linux
27 1644 (14.71%) MySQL
28 1610 (14.41%) OOD
29 1574 (14.08%) Web Development
30 1572 (14.07%) 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
1 458 (4.10%) Apache
2 372 (3.33%) CMS
3 365 (3.27%) Tomcat
4 264 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
5 260 (2.33%) JBoss
6 248 (2.22%) IIS
7 222 (1.99%) WebSphere
8 161 (1.44%) WebLogic
9 159 (1.42%) Apache Spark
10 149 (1.33%) SharePoint
11 136 (1.22%) WordPress
12 127 (1.14%) Drupal
13 99 (0.89%) Jetty
14 96 (0.86%) Confluence
15 87 (0.78%) nginx
16 67 (0.60%) Apache Solr
17 60 (0.54%) Umbraco
18 56 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
19 49 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 44 (0.39%) Mule
Applications
1 505 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 101 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 65 (0.58%) MS Office
4 33 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (0.13%) GIMP
7 13 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.054%) HipChat
9 5 (0.045%) SPSS
10 4 (0.036%) 3ds Max
10 4 (0.036%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.036%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.036%) Weka
11 3 (0.027%) DOC1
11 3 (0.027%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.018%) GNU Octave
12 2 (0.018%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (0.018%) MS Project
13 1 (0.009%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.009%) InVision
Business Applications
1 123 (1.10%) Magento
2 103 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 89 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 24 (0.21%) SAP CRM
6 21 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
7 14 (0.13%) Eloqua
8 12 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
8 12 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
9 11 (0.098%) ReMetrica
10 10 (0.089%) Beauchamp
11 9 (0.081%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 8 (0.072%) Payment Gateway
13 7 (0.063%) Odoo
13 7 (0.063%) RMDS
14 6 (0.054%) Oracle CRM
14 6 (0.054%) SAP R/3
14 6 (0.054%) VisionPLUS
15 5 (0.045%) SAP GRC
15 5 (0.045%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 515 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 396 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 289 (2.59%) SaaS
4 274 (2.45%) GitHub
5 69 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 63 (0.56%) PaaS
7 61 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
8 47 (0.42%) Google Analytics
9 46 (0.41%) IaaS
10 37 (0.33%) Force.com
11 33 (0.30%) Heroku
12 29 (0.26%) Google Play
13 28 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 22 (0.20%) Sage Pay
15 21 (0.19%) Amazon S3
16 20 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
17 15 (0.13%) AdWords
17 15 (0.13%) Office 365
18 14 (0.13%) iTunes
19 13 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 466 (4.17%) Internet
2 274 (2.45%) HTTP
3 122 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 91 (0.81%) Intranet
5 78 (0.70%) Multicast
6 68 (0.61%) SSL
7 64 (0.57%) SMTP
8 45 (0.40%) DNS
9 40 (0.36%) HTTPS
9 40 (0.36%) SSH
10 30 (0.27%) LDAP
11 26 (0.23%) Network Security
11 26 (0.23%) VPN
12 25 (0.22%) Ethernet
13 24 (0.21%) Wireshark
14 22 (0.20%) FTP
15 20 (0.18%) Skype
16 16 (0.14%) Bluetooth
16 16 (0.14%) LTE
16 16 (0.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2544 (22.76%) SQL Server
2 1644 (14.71%) MySQL
3 1011 (9.05%) Relational Database
4 820 (7.34%) NoSQL
5 496 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 418 (3.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 336 (3.01%) Big Data
7 336 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
8 327 (2.93%) RDBMS
9 266 (2.38%) Redis
10 259 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 201 (1.80%) Hadoop
12 178 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
13 177 (1.58%) Oracle Database
14 151 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
14 151 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 133 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 82 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
17 80 (0.72%) SQLite
18 76 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2051 (18.35%) Git (software)
2 951 (8.51%) Subversion
3 690 (6.17%) Visual Studio
4 647 (5.79%) Jenkins
5 541 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 525 (4.70%) JIRA
7 499 (4.46%) NUnit
8 490 (4.38%) JUnit
9 436 (3.90%) Maven
10 423 (3.78%) Selenium
11 365 (3.27%) Eclipse
12 297 (2.66%) Cucumber
13 270 (2.42%) Grunt
14 262 (2.34%) Rhino Mocks
15 254 (2.27%) gulp
16 235 (2.10%) Ant
17 198 (1.77%) Jasmine
17 198 (1.77%) TeamCity
18 180 (1.61%) MSTest
19 168 (1.50%) Gradle
General
1 2406 (21.53%) Finance
2 546 (4.89%) Banking
3 524 (4.69%) Marketing
4 500 (4.47%) Games
5 463 (4.14%) Telecoms
6 456 (4.08%) Retail
7 210 (1.88%) Front Office
8 206 (1.84%) Advertising
9 196 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 168 (1.50%) Automotive
11 160 (1.43%) Law
12 142 (1.27%) Electronics
13 123 (1.10%) Publishing
14 121 (1.08%) Investment Banking
15 118 (1.06%) Aerospace
16 104 (0.93%) Back Office
17 99 (0.89%) Financial Institution
18 59 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
19 50 (0.45%) Billing
20 49 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8650 (77.40%) Developer
2 2154 (19.27%) .NET Developer
3 1968 (17.61%) C# Developer
4 1734 (15.52%) Java Developer
5 1670 (14.94%) Senior Developer
6 1342 (12.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 1314 (11.76%) PHP Developer
8 1028 (9.20%) JavaScript Developer
9 1010 (9.04%) Software Engineer
10 956 (8.55%) Software Developer
11 702 (6.28%) Web Developer
12 678 (6.07%) ASP.NET Developer
13 604 (5.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 590 (5.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 551 (4.93%) C# Software Developer
16 483 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
17 477 (4.27%) HTML Developer
18 474 (4.24%) Lead Developer
19 461 (4.12%) C++ Developer
20 443 (3.96%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4735 (42.37%) HTML
2 4154 (37.17%) CSS
3 3817 (34.15%) .NET
4 2471 (22.11%) jQuery
5 2281 (20.41%) HTML5
6 2252 (20.15%) ASP.NET
7 2041 (18.26%) Web Services
8 1995 (17.85%) AngularJS
9 1848 (16.54%) XML
10 1444 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1376 (12.31%) CSS3
12 1220 (10.92%) Node.js
13 1204 (10.77%) WCF
14 1090 (9.75%) REST
15 1037 (9.28%) JSON
16 1008 (9.02%) Ajax
17 982 (8.79%) RESTful
18 981 (8.78%) .NET Framework
19 963 (8.62%) Spring
20 867 (7.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1714 (15.34%) Computer Science
2 757 (6.77%) User Experience
3 744 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
4 558 (4.99%) Mobile App
5 521 (4.66%) Mathematics
6 490 (4.38%) Algorithms
7 422 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
8 354 (3.17%) Data Structures
9 265 (2.37%) Hedge funds
10 243 (2.17%) Fintech
11 202 (1.81%) Client/Server
12 200 (1.79%) iPad
13 192 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 170 (1.52%) Physics
15 165 (1.48%) Derivative
16 158 (1.41%) N-Tier
17 155 (1.39%) Visualisation
18 140 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
19 138 (1.23%) Social Media
20 96 (0.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1668 (14.92%) Linux
2 1121 (10.03%) Windows
3 640 (5.73%) Unix
4 592 (5.30%) Apple iOS
5 569 (5.09%) Android
6 129 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 66 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 42 (0.38%) Solaris
9 40 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 35 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (0.27%) CentOS
12 29 (0.26%) Windows Phone
13 28 (0.25%) Debian
14 25 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
15 19 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 17 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
17 15 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
18 13 (0.12%) Windows 7
19 11 (0.098%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5912 (52.90%) Agile Software Development
2 3255 (29.12%) MVC
3 3214 (28.76%) TDD
4 2670 (23.89%) OOP
5 2572 (23.01%) Software Engineering
6 2447 (21.90%) Scrum
7 1610 (14.41%) OOD
8 1574 (14.08%) Web Development
9 1487 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
10 1301 (11.64%) BDD
11 1168 (10.45%) SDLC
12 1157 (10.35%) Unit Testing
13 1079 (9.65%) E-Commerce
14 985 (8.81%) Front End Development
15 869 (7.78%) UML
16 780 (6.98%) Multithreading
17 756 (6.76%) OO PHP
18 749 (6.70%) SOA
19 693 (6.20%) Open Source
20 670 (5.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5481 (49.04%) JavaScript
2 4204 (37.62%) C#
3 4058 (36.31%) Java
4 3227 (28.87%) SQL
5 1960 (17.54%) PHP
6 1572 (14.07%) C++
7 1109 (9.92%) Python
8 612 (5.48%) T-SQL
9 566 (5.06%) Ruby
10 485 (4.34%) C
11 411 (3.68%) VB.NET
12 397 (3.55%) Scala
13 309 (2.76%) PL/SQL
14 296 (2.65%) Perl
15 280 (2.51%) Objective-C
16 208 (1.86%) VB
17 194 (1.74%) TypeScript
18 170 (1.52%) ES6
19 167 (1.49%) PowerShell
20 165 (1.48%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2369 (21.20%) Degree
2 182 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 152 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 141 (1.26%) PhD
5 128 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 63 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 53 (0.47%) ISEB
8 52 (0.47%) MCSD
9 29 (0.26%) MCTS
10 26 (0.23%) MCPD
11 22 (0.20%) ISTQB
12 21 (0.19%) PMP
13 20 (0.18%) MCAD
14 17 (0.15%) OCP
14 17 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
15 14 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 11 (0.098%) MCP
16 11 (0.098%) PMI Certification
16 11 (0.098%) Sun Certification
17 10 (0.089%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 619 (5.54%) QA
2 36 (0.32%) SDET
3 29 (0.26%) SLA
4 22 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 22 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 7816
5 18 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.14%) WAI
7 11 (0.098%) HL7
8 6 (0.054%) ISO15022
8 6 (0.054%) ISO20022
9 5 (0.045%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.018%) DO-178B
10 2 (0.018%) ISO13485
10 2 (0.018%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.009%) DICOM
11 1 (0.009%) MiFID
11 1 (0.009%) TickIT
System Software
1 213 (1.91%) Docker
2 45 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 43 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 34 (0.30%) Varnish
5 27 (0.24%) Firmware
6 18 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (0.13%) HDFS
9 12 (0.11%) VirtualBox
10 8 (0.072%) Squid
11 7 (0.063%) Hyper-V
11 7 (0.063%) Xen
12 6 (0.054%) KVM
12 6 (0.054%) vSphere
13 5 (0.045%) Apache Flume
14 4 (0.036%) LXC
15 3 (0.027%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.027%) Oracle Clusterware
15 3 (0.027%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.027%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 163 (1.46%) Puppet
2 117 (1.05%) Ansible
3 91 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (0.39%) Kubernetes
5 43 (0.38%) Salt
6 29 (0.26%) Kibana
7 27 (0.24%) logstash
8 17 (0.15%) Oozie
9 12 (0.11%) Rundeck
10 9 (0.081%) Grafana
11 8 (0.072%) Hadoop YARN
11 8 (0.072%) Uchiwa
12 7 (0.063%) Failover Clustering
12 7 (0.063%) Graphite
12 7 (0.063%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.054%) HP Fortify
13 6 (0.054%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.054%) Perfmon
14 5 (0.045%) Mesos
14 5 (0.045%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1354 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 957 (8.56%) Oracle
3 383 (3.43%) Zend
4 375 (3.36%) Google
5 236 (2.11%) Apple
6 204 (1.83%) SAP
7 159 (1.42%) Facebook
8 145 (1.30%) Adobe
9 130 (1.16%) TIBCO
10 121 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
11 110 (0.98%) Sybase
12 89 (0.80%) Twitter
13 79 (0.71%) Sony
14 78 (0.70%) Yahoo!
15 71 (0.64%) Atlassian
15 71 (0.64%) IBM
16 59 (0.53%) Sitecore
17 45 (0.40%) Rally
18 42 (0.38%) Splunk
19 41 (0.37%) EPiServer
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow Area
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £37000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ixico
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package (Very good)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Rushden, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + flexi time etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £95,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago