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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK
Rank 129 129 140
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2030 2510 2431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.43% 2.45% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 2.80% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1815 2236 2114
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £61,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
73681 89754 91723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.31% 87.72% 86.20%
Number of salaries quoted 60610 74516 75182
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,000 £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 19 February 2017 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 1930 £44,500 +4.70% 364
London -2 828 £55,000 +4.76% 153
South East -33 337 £40,000 - 56
North West +21 192 £37,500 -6.25% 22
Manchester +8 134 £40,000 -3.61% 16
East of England +14 133 £52,500 +16.66% 16
South West -4 124 £40,000 +6.66% 34
West Midlands +32 123 £35,000 -10.25% 17
Hampshire -17 107 £37,000 +5.71% 13
Yorkshire +27 104 £40,000 +17.64% 27
City of London +20 94 £48,750 -7.14% 32
West Yorkshire +41 81 £40,000 +14.28% 14
East Midlands +6 79 £38,750 +3.33% 33
Berkshire +53 73 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Cambridgeshire -1 58 £50,000 +8.10% 8
Bristol +25 52 £45,000 +28.57% 17
Leeds +25 51 £40,000 - 10
Wales +10 45 £35,000 - 6
Cambridge +4 40 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Southampton -4 40 £38,750 +6.16% 7
Hertfordshire +13 35 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Oxfordshire +4 34 £37,500 -9.63% 3
Reading +36 33 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Essex +20 31 £55,000 -12.00% 1
West Sussex +1 31 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Buckinghamshire +10 30 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Staffordshire +5 30 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South Wales +16 28 £35,000 -2.77% 5
Surrey -57 27 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Birmingham +6 26 £27,500 -40.54% 4

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 2334 (56.24%) OO
2 2108 (50.80%) JavaScript
3 2023 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
4 1805 (43.49%) HTML
5 1750 (42.17%) CSS
6 1688 (40.67%) C#
7 1445 (34.82%) MVC
8 1380 (33.25%) Java
9 1367 (32.94%) .NET
10 1262 (30.41%) PHP
11 1107 (26.67%) jQuery
12 1080 (26.02%) TDD
13 1036 (24.96%) SQL
14 1001 (24.12%) MySQL
15 925 (22.29%) Git (software)
16 891 (21.47%) Scrum
17 867 (20.89%) ASP.NET
18 862 (20.77%) Software Engineering
19 855 (20.60%) Degree
20 802 (19.33%) SQL Server
21 747 (18.00%) Computer Science
22 744 (17.93%) HTML5
23 739 (17.81%) Web Services
24 710 (17.11%) Linux
25 701 (16.89%) Web Development
26 697 (16.80%) AngularJS
27 666 (16.05%) Finance
28 531 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC
29 515 (12.41%) Unit Testing
30 505 (12.17%) C++

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
1 209 (5.04%) Apache
2 167 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
3 164 (3.95%) WordPress
4 140 (3.37%) CMS
5 108 (2.60%) JBoss
6 88 (2.12%) WebSphere
7 81 (1.95%) Tomcat
8 78 (1.88%) IIS
9 65 (1.57%) Drupal
10 58 (1.40%) WebLogic
11 56 (1.35%) nginx
12 47 (1.13%) Apache Solr
13 41 (0.99%) Apache Spark
14 39 (0.94%) Umbraco
15 35 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 33 (0.80%) Mule
16 33 (0.80%) SharePoint
17 18 (0.43%) Mule ESB
18 17 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
19 16 (0.39%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 187 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 36 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 22 (0.53%) MS Office
4 14 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.024%) Mingle
7 1 (0.024%) Weka
Business Applications
1 92 (2.22%) Magento
2 33 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
3 24 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 6 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
7 5 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.072%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.072%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.072%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.048%) MetaTrader
9 2 (0.048%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.048%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.048%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.048%) SAP FI-CA
9 2 (0.048%) Shopify
10 1 (0.024%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.024%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 281 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (3.18%) GitHub
4 93 (2.24%) SaaS
5 37 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (0.60%) Trello
7 23 (0.55%) Heroku
8 20 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 19 (0.46%) Google Analytics
10 15 (0.36%) Google Play
11 13 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
13 10 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
13 10 (0.24%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (0.17%) Force.com
16 5 (0.12%) FinancialForce.com
16 5 (0.12%) Sage Pay
17 3 (0.072%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 133 (3.20%) HTTP
2 89 (2.14%) Internet
3 55 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 39 (0.94%) SMTP
5 32 (0.77%) ATM
6 18 (0.43%) DNS
7 17 (0.41%) LDAP
8 16 (0.39%) Intranet
9 13 (0.31%) Unified Communications
10 11 (0.27%) Broadband
11 9 (0.22%) Skype
12 8 (0.19%) SSH
13 7 (0.17%) RFID
14 6 (0.14%) IMAP
15 5 (0.12%) Extranet
15 5 (0.12%) FTP
15 5 (0.12%) iBeacon
16 4 (0.096%) SMS
16 4 (0.096%) VLAN
17 3 (0.072%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1001 (24.12%) MySQL
2 802 (19.33%) SQL Server
3 447 (10.77%) Relational Database
4 291 (7.01%) NoSQL
5 218 (5.25%) MongoDB
6 159 (3.83%) Big Data
7 115 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
8 111 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 87 (2.10%) Redis
10 73 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 70 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 66 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 64 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
14 52 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
15 37 (0.89%) Oracle Database
16 36 (0.87%) Hadoop
17 32 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
18 29 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
19 28 (0.67%) Couchbase
20 27 (0.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 925 (22.29%) Git (software)
2 308 (7.42%) Subversion
3 217 (5.23%) Selenium
4 195 (4.70%) JIRA
5 190 (4.58%) Jenkins
6 167 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 166 (4.00%) Visual Studio
8 134 (3.23%) JUnit
9 124 (2.99%) WebDriver
10 122 (2.94%) NUnit
11 121 (2.92%) Maven
12 109 (2.63%) Cucumber
13 99 (2.39%) Moq
14 95 (2.29%) gulp
15 85 (2.05%) Gradle
16 76 (1.83%) Grunt
17 74 (1.78%) Eclipse
18 73 (1.76%) PHPUnit
19 67 (1.61%) Ant
20 65 (1.57%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 666 (16.05%) Finance
2 226 (5.45%) Marketing
3 179 (4.31%) Retail
4 176 (4.24%) Games
5 155 (3.73%) Banking
6 121 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 97 (2.34%) Advertising
8 72 (1.73%) Manufacturing
9 50 (1.20%) Publishing
10 47 (1.13%) Electronics
11 45 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 37 (0.89%) Back Office
13 33 (0.80%) Front Office
14 30 (0.72%) Legal
15 27 (0.65%) Automotive
16 24 (0.58%) Aerospace
17 18 (0.43%) Online Betting
18 17 (0.41%) Billing
18 17 (0.41%) Law
19 13 (0.31%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3379 (81.42%) Developer
2 852 (20.53%) PHP Developer
3 751 (18.10%) .NET Developer
4 682 (16.43%) C# Developer
5 612 (14.75%) Senior Developer
6 527 (12.70%) Java Developer
7 497 (11.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 394 (9.49%) Software Developer
9 329 (7.93%) JavaScript Developer
10 303 (7.30%) Software Engineer
11 275 (6.63%) Web Developer
12 251 (6.05%) Graduate
13 248 (5.98%) Junior
14 225 (5.42%) Graduate Developer
15 224 (5.40%) ASP.NET Developer
16 209 (5.04%) Junior Developer
17 203 (4.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 194 (4.67%) Agile Developer
19 190 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 185 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1805 (43.49%) HTML
2 1750 (42.17%) CSS
3 1367 (32.94%) .NET
4 1107 (26.67%) jQuery
5 867 (20.89%) ASP.NET
6 744 (17.93%) HTML5
7 739 (17.81%) Web Services
8 697 (16.80%) AngularJS
9 531 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 462 (11.13%) .NET Framework
11 441 (10.63%) XML
12 410 (9.88%) REST
13 397 (9.57%) CSS3
14 372 (8.96%) RESTful
15 370 (8.92%) LAMP
16 344 (8.29%) Node.js
17 340 (8.19%) Ajax
18 321 (7.73%) WCF
19 312 (7.52%) Symfony
20 307 (7.40%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 747 (18.00%) Computer Science
2 270 (6.51%) Mobile App
3 256 (6.17%) User Experience
4 213 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 177 (4.27%) Algorithms
6 176 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
7 175 (4.22%) Data Structures
8 160 (3.86%) Mathematics
9 155 (3.73%) Fintech
10 96 (2.31%) iPad
11 86 (2.07%) N-Tier
12 84 (2.02%) Client/Server
12 84 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
13 75 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
14 74 (1.78%) Hedge funds
15 57 (1.37%) Physics
16 49 (1.18%) Derivative
17 40 (0.96%) Animation
18 33 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 32 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 710 (17.11%) Linux
2 343 (8.27%) Windows
3 237 (5.71%) Android
4 221 (5.33%) Apple iOS
5 164 (3.95%) Unix
6 47 (1.13%) Windows Server
7 21 (0.51%) CentOS
8 19 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 16 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.36%) Mac OS
11 14 (0.34%) Mac OS X
12 12 (0.29%) Debian
12 12 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
13 11 (0.27%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.072%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.048%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.048%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.048%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2334 (56.24%) OO
2 2023 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
3 1445 (34.82%) MVC
4 1080 (26.02%) TDD
5 891 (21.47%) Scrum
6 862 (20.77%) Software Engineering
7 701 (16.89%) Web Development
8 515 (12.41%) Unit Testing
9 454 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
10 446 (10.75%) E-Commerce
11 366 (8.82%) BDD
12 359 (8.65%) SDLC
13 299 (7.20%) OOD
14 250 (6.02%) SOLID
15 249 (6.00%) Open Source
16 243 (5.86%) SOA
17 226 (5.45%) DevOps
18 222 (5.35%) Front End Development
19 218 (5.25%) Mentoring
20 200 (4.82%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2108 (50.80%) JavaScript
2 1688 (40.67%) C#
3 1380 (33.25%) Java
4 1262 (30.41%) PHP
5 1036 (24.96%) SQL
6 505 (12.17%) C++
7 496 (11.95%) Python
8 244 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 173 (4.17%) Ruby
10 159 (3.83%) Scala
11 147 (3.54%) Objective-C
12 121 (2.92%) VB.NET
13 110 (2.65%) TypeScript
14 105 (2.53%) C
15 95 (2.29%) PHP 5
16 80 (1.93%) Apple Swift
17 68 (1.64%) VB
18 58 (1.40%) PowerShell
19 57 (1.37%) ES6
20 51 (1.23%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 855 (20.60%) Degree
2 23 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (0.55%) Security Cleared
3 21 (0.51%) ISTQB
4 19 (0.46%) PhD
5 15 (0.36%) ISEB
6 13 (0.31%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.14%) HND
8 5 (0.12%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.12%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.096%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.072%) ICAEW
10 3 (0.072%) OCP
10 3 (0.072%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.072%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.048%) CEH
11 2 (0.048%) CISSP
11 2 (0.048%) MCITP
11 2 (0.048%) MCTS
11 2 (0.048%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (6.48%) QA
2 30 (0.72%) SDET
3 22 (0.53%) WAI
4 17 (0.41%) SLA
5 10 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.048%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.048%) WCAG
8 1 (0.024%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.024%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.024%) Section 508
8 1 (0.024%) SEPA
System Software
1 161 (3.88%) Docker
2 29 (0.70%) Varnish
3 10 (0.24%) HDFS
3 10 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.19%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.14%) Xen
7 4 (0.096%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.096%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.072%) NFS
9 2 (0.048%) Squid
9 2 (0.048%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.024%) Firmware
10 1 (0.024%) KVM
10 1 (0.024%) oVirt
10 1 (0.024%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 62 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (1.25%) Ansible
3 27 (0.65%) Puppet
4 21 (0.51%) Kubernetes
5 15 (0.36%) Mesos
6 10 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (0.19%) logstash
7 8 (0.19%) Packer
7 8 (0.19%) rkt
8 7 (0.17%) Kibana
9 6 (0.14%) HockeyApp
9 6 (0.14%) Terraform
9 6 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.12%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.096%) yum
12 3 (0.072%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.072%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.048%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.048%) Nmap
13 2 (0.048%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 485 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 250 (6.02%) Zend
3 198 (4.77%) Oracle
4 90 (2.17%) Google
5 49 (1.18%) Twitter
6 47 (1.13%) IBM
7 46 (1.11%) Adobe
8 45 (1.08%) Facebook
9 39 (0.94%) Apple
10 33 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
10 33 (0.80%) SAP
10 33 (0.80%) Sybase
11 28 (0.67%) Sitecore
12 26 (0.63%) Xamarin
13 24 (0.58%) Red Hat
14 19 (0.46%) HP
15 16 (0.39%) Sony
16 15 (0.36%) TIBCO
17 12 (0.29%) DevExpress
18 11 (0.27%) VMware
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits!
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £45k per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Holiday, Trips away, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago