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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 135 126 123
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2098 2725 2840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.35% 2.54% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.90% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 2488 2506
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +9.72%

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
78721 93895 98432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.10% 87.48% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64899 77524 80842
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 £32,500 £31,000
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%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OOP
Salary Trend

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

OOP Salary Trend in the UK

OOP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 within the UK.

OOP Salary Histogram in the UK

OOP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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 -11 1984 £45,000 +5.88% 361
London -10 851 £57,500 +12.19% 160
South East -33 318 £37,500 -6.25% 48
North West -24 175 £35,000 - 37
East of England +5 150 £52,500 +16.66% 20
West Midlands -21 144 £34,250 +2.23% 22
Manchester -12 138 £37,500 - 24
Hampshire +5 131 £37,500 - 18
Yorkshire 0 111 £35,000 - 35
South West -29 109 £37,500 - 20
East Midlands +32 97 £40,000 +6.66% 16
City of London +2 87 £55,000 +4.76% 35
West Yorkshire -8 62 £35,000 - 24
Berkshire -24 54 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Cambridgeshire -3 52 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Essex +27 47 £65,000 +15.55% 2
Surrey -55 45 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Scotland +38 43 £40,000 - 4
Warwickshire +31 43 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Leeds -13 43 £35,000 - 18
Wales -19 38 £35,000 - 7
Southampton +9 37 £37,500 -3.22% 6
Oxfordshire +9 36 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Reading -8 35 £41,250 -8.33% 5
Hertfordshire -8 34 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Gloucestershire +16 32 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Dorset +5 32 £30,000 -17.80% 6
North East -10 31 £32,500 - 2
Tyne and Wear +11 30 £32,500 - 2
Bournemouth +28 29 £30,000 -14.28% 3

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 2505 (55.22%) OO
2 2288 (50.44%) JavaScript
3 2067 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2061 (45.44%) HTML
5 1957 (43.14%) CSS
6 1751 (38.60%) C#
7 1601 (35.30%) MVC
8 1497 (33.00%) Java
9 1385 (30.53%) PHP
10 1377 (30.36%) .NET
11 1230 (27.12%) jQuery
12 1218 (26.85%) TDD
13 1135 (25.02%) SQL
14 1077 (23.74%) MySQL
15 1038 (22.88%) Git (software)
16 925 (20.39%) Software Engineering
17 907 (20.00%) Scrum
18 889 (19.60%) Degree
19 887 (19.55%) ASP.NET
20 872 (19.22%) Web Services
21 870 (19.18%) HTML5
22 856 (18.87%) Web Development
23 832 (18.34%) SQL Server
24 823 (18.14%) Linux
25 775 (17.09%) AngularJS
26 737 (16.25%) Computer Science
27 718 (15.83%) Finance
28 572 (12.61%) Python
29 565 (12.46%) C++
30 539 (11.88%) ASP.NET MVC

OOP
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
1 226 (4.98%) Apache
2 158 (3.48%) CMS
3 150 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
4 144 (3.17%) WordPress
5 99 (2.18%) IIS
6 94 (2.07%) JBoss
7 92 (2.03%) Tomcat
8 73 (1.61%) WebSphere
9 70 (1.54%) Drupal
10 60 (1.32%) WebLogic
11 55 (1.21%) SharePoint
12 48 (1.06%) Apache Solr
13 46 (1.01%) Apache Spark
13 46 (1.01%) Umbraco
14 40 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 36 (0.79%) Mule
15 36 (0.79%) nginx
16 21 (0.46%) Mule ESB
17 17 (0.37%) Jetty
18 15 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 218 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 38 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 31 (0.68%) MS Office
4 23 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.022%) Mingle
8 1 (0.022%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.022%) SPSS
8 1 (0.022%) Weka
Business Applications
1 107 (2.36%) Magento
2 36 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 21 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
4 17 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 16 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
6 14 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.22%) SAP CRM
8 9 (0.20%) SAP IS-U
9 6 (0.13%) Summit
10 5 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
11 4 (0.088%) OpenCart
12 3 (0.066%) SAP FI
13 2 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
13 2 (0.044%) SAP FI-CA
13 2 (0.044%) WebTrends
14 1 (0.022%) Oracle 11i
14 1 (0.022%) osCommerce
14 1 (0.022%) SAP FI/CO
14 1 (0.022%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 250 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 125 (2.76%) GitHub
4 118 (2.60%) SaaS
5 25 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (0.55%) Heroku
6 24 (0.53%) Trello
7 18 (0.40%) Google Analytics
7 18 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.29%) Google Play
10 12 (0.26%) PaaS
11 11 (0.24%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
13 9 (0.20%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.11%) Google App Engine
16 5 (0.11%) Oracle CX
17 4 (0.088%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 141 (3.11%) Internet
2 115 (2.54%) HTTP
3 65 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 59 (1.30%) SMTP
5 41 (0.90%) Intranet
6 31 (0.68%) ATM
7 19 (0.42%) Broadband
8 17 (0.37%) DNS
9 15 (0.33%) LDAP
10 13 (0.29%) Multicast
10 13 (0.29%) RFID
10 13 (0.29%) Unified Communications
11 12 (0.26%) SSH
12 10 (0.22%) FTP
13 8 (0.18%) MPLS
13 8 (0.18%) VLAN
14 7 (0.15%) Kerberos
14 7 (0.15%) Skype
15 5 (0.11%) Firewall
16 4 (0.088%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1077 (23.74%) MySQL
2 832 (18.34%) SQL Server
3 440 (9.70%) Relational Database
4 262 (5.78%) NoSQL
5 217 (4.78%) MongoDB
6 147 (3.24%) Big Data
7 109 (2.40%) RDBMS
8 101 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
9 96 (2.12%) Redis
10 84 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 79 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 76 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 71 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
14 66 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 55 (1.21%) Oracle Database
16 37 (0.82%) Hadoop
17 34 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
18 31 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 26 (0.57%) Couchbase
20 25 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1038 (22.88%) Git (software)
2 380 (8.38%) Subversion
3 231 (5.09%) JIRA
4 213 (4.70%) Selenium
5 199 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 195 (4.30%) Visual Studio
7 189 (4.17%) Jenkins
8 154 (3.40%) JUnit
9 132 (2.91%) Cucumber
10 122 (2.69%) NUnit
11 119 (2.62%) Eclipse
12 118 (2.60%) Maven
13 99 (2.18%) Gradle
14 95 (2.09%) WebDriver
15 94 (2.07%) Moq
16 88 (1.94%) gulp
17 87 (1.92%) PHPUnit
18 86 (1.90%) Rhino Mocks
19 69 (1.52%) Grunt
19 69 (1.52%) MSTest
General
1 718 (15.83%) Finance
2 238 (5.25%) Marketing
3 231 (5.09%) Games
4 169 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 154 (3.40%) Retail
6 128 (2.82%) Banking
7 85 (1.87%) Advertising
8 78 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 61 (1.34%) Automotive
10 56 (1.23%) Aerospace
11 52 (1.15%) Electronics
12 51 (1.12%) Publishing
13 42 (0.93%) Back Office
14 39 (0.86%) Investment Banking
15 33 (0.73%) Front Office
16 30 (0.66%) Law
17 29 (0.64%) Legal
18 24 (0.53%) Online Betting
19 23 (0.51%) Music Industry
20 14 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3748 (82.63%) Developer
2 998 (22.00%) PHP Developer
3 776 (17.11%) .NET Developer
4 710 (15.65%) C# Developer
5 709 (15.63%) Senior Developer
6 587 (12.94%) Java Developer
7 502 (11.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 435 (9.59%) Software Developer
9 386 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
10 330 (7.28%) Software Engineer
11 298 (6.57%) Web Developer
12 288 (6.35%) Graduate
13 276 (6.08%) Junior
14 259 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
15 258 (5.69%) ASP.NET Developer
16 251 (5.53%) Junior Developer
17 226 (4.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 215 (4.74%) HTML Developer
19 192 (4.23%) Senior PHP Developer
20 190 (4.19%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2061 (45.44%) HTML
2 1957 (43.14%) CSS
3 1377 (30.36%) .NET
4 1230 (27.12%) jQuery
5 887 (19.55%) ASP.NET
6 872 (19.22%) Web Services
7 870 (19.18%) HTML5
8 775 (17.09%) AngularJS
9 539 (11.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 527 (11.62%) XML
11 518 (11.42%) CSS3
12 497 (10.96%) .NET Framework
13 449 (9.90%) LAMP
14 413 (9.10%) REST
15 399 (8.80%) Ajax
16 389 (8.58%) RESTful
17 379 (8.36%) Node.js
18 369 (8.13%) WCF
19 350 (7.72%) Symfony
20 328 (7.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 737 (16.25%) Computer Science
2 307 (6.77%) Mobile App
3 302 (6.66%) User Experience
4 220 (4.85%) Data Structures
5 210 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
6 209 (4.61%) Algorithms
7 167 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
8 154 (3.40%) Mathematics
9 135 (2.98%) Fintech
10 103 (2.27%) iPad
11 83 (1.83%) Client/Server
12 81 (1.79%) Hedge funds
13 80 (1.76%) N-Tier
14 70 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
15 54 (1.19%) Social Media
16 49 (1.08%) Physics
17 45 (0.99%) Derivative
18 38 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 35 (0.77%) Online Games
20 34 (0.75%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 823 (18.14%) Linux
2 448 (9.88%) Windows
3 254 (5.60%) Apple iOS
4 244 (5.38%) Android
5 177 (3.90%) Unix
6 59 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 30 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 24 (0.53%) Debian
9 19 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 19 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.26%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (0.24%) CentOS
12 10 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.18%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.088%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.044%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.044%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.044%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.044%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2505 (55.22%) OO
2 2067 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1601 (35.30%) MVC
4 1218 (26.85%) TDD
5 925 (20.39%) Software Engineering
6 907 (20.00%) Scrum
7 856 (18.87%) Web Development
8 504 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 457 (10.07%) BDD
10 445 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
11 430 (9.48%) E-Commerce
12 362 (7.98%) SDLC
13 304 (6.70%) Front End Development
14 282 (6.22%) SOA
15 271 (5.97%) OOD
16 256 (5.64%) Open Source
17 248 (5.47%) Mentoring
18 242 (5.34%) DevOps
19 227 (5.00%) SOLID
20 205 (4.52%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2288 (50.44%) JavaScript
2 1751 (38.60%) C#
3 1497 (33.00%) Java
4 1385 (30.53%) PHP
5 1135 (25.02%) SQL
6 572 (12.61%) Python
7 565 (12.46%) C++
8 278 (6.13%) T-SQL
9 234 (5.16%) Ruby
10 207 (4.56%) Scala
11 178 (3.92%) Objective-C
12 138 (3.04%) PHP 5
13 137 (3.02%) C
14 132 (2.91%) VB.NET
15 108 (2.38%) Bash Shell
16 97 (2.14%) TypeScript
17 94 (2.07%) Apple Swift
18 77 (1.70%) VB
19 69 (1.52%) PowerShell
20 63 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 889 (19.60%) Degree
2 33 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.55%) ISTQB
4 25 (0.55%) PhD
5 17 (0.37%) ISEB
5 17 (0.37%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (0.20%) OCP
8 5 (0.11%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.11%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.11%) MCSD
9 4 (0.088%) CCIE
9 4 (0.088%) CCNP
9 4 (0.088%) CEH
9 4 (0.088%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.088%) CISSP
9 4 (0.088%) CSSLP
9 4 (0.088%) JNCIP
9 4 (0.088%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (5.29%) QA
2 31 (0.68%) SDET
3 24 (0.53%) WAI
4 17 (0.37%) SLA
5 2 (0.044%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.044%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.022%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.022%) HL7
6 1 (0.022%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.022%) WCAG
System Software
1 142 (3.13%) Docker
2 27 (0.60%) Varnish
3 22 (0.49%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.15%) HDFS
6 6 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.11%) NFS
7 5 (0.11%) Squid
8 4 (0.088%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.088%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.066%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.044%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.022%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 64 (1.41%) Ansible
2 49 (1.08%) Puppet
3 48 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (0.40%) Mesos
5 15 (0.33%) Kubernetes
6 9 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
7 8 (0.18%) HAProxy
7 8 (0.18%) Packer
7 8 (0.18%) yum
8 6 (0.13%) Salt
9 4 (0.088%) BladeLogic
9 4 (0.088%) rkt
10 3 (0.066%) Graylog
10 3 (0.066%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.066%) Riemann
11 2 (0.044%) Control-M
11 2 (0.044%) logstash
11 2 (0.044%) SCCM
12 1 (0.022%) cPanel
12 1 (0.022%) Kibana
Vendors
1 495 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 295 (6.50%) Zend
3 230 (5.07%) Oracle
4 105 (2.31%) Google
5 60 (1.32%) Twitter
6 52 (1.15%) Adobe
6 52 (1.15%) Apple
7 50 (1.10%) SAP
8 45 (0.99%) Facebook
9 33 (0.73%) Sitecore
10 31 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 31 (0.68%) Sybase
11 25 (0.55%) Xamarin
12 23 (0.51%) IBM
13 22 (0.49%) HP
14 20 (0.44%) Atlassian
14 20 (0.44%) Remedy
14 20 (0.44%) Sun
15 18 (0.40%) TIBCO
16 16 (0.35%) Tableau
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Equity + Benefits & Much more
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Alton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: 45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £37500 - £40000 Per Annum bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48,000 + Benefits + 5% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £3000.00 - £4000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday