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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 133 152 113
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -39
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2458 2231 3054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.46% 2.09% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.42% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 1967 2694
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
87668 92318 100837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.37% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 73071 74999 82059
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +25 2360 £45,000 +5.88% 390
London +35 1002 £55,000 +4.76% 163
South East +55 559 £40,000 -5.88% 60
East of England +55 193 £47,500 +18.75% 22
Surrey +58 171 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Hampshire +57 147 £35,000 -12.50% 17
West Midlands -3 143 £32,500 -7.14% 15
Yorkshire -17 130 £40,000 +14.28% 23
City of London +21 129 £50,000 -9.09% 27
North West -10 127 £35,000 -6.66% 57
South West -18 123 £40,000 +11.11% 26
West Yorkshire -15 89 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Cambridgeshire +44 85 £49,000 +14.61% 5
Leeds +3 84 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Manchester -16 78 £37,500 - 32
East Midlands -1 65 £40,000 +8.10% 18
Staffordshire +18 64 £40,000 +11.11% 5
Berkshire 0 57 £50,000 +21.95% 8
Cambridge +19 55 £47,500 +10.46% 3
Fareham +6 50 £27,500 -21.42% 3
West Sussex +25 49 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Reading +20 47 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Scotland -17 44 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Gloucestershire +36 42 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Buckinghamshire +26 42 £45,000 +27.65% 4
Southampton +25 41 £35,000 -33.33% 5
Reigate +22 41 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Oxfordshire -9 41 £42,500 +21.42% 8
East Sussex +9 39 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Essex +26 38 £57,500 +91.66% 2

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2824 (56.97%) OO
2 2540 (51.24%) JavaScript
3 2330 (47.00%) HTML
4 2308 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2166 (43.70%) CSS
6 1725 (34.80%) C#
7 1574 (31.75%) MVC
8 1564 (31.55%) Java
9 1507 (30.40%) PHP
10 1424 (28.73%) .NET
11 1309 (26.41%) MySQL
12 1291 (26.04%) jQuery
13 1259 (25.40%) SQL
14 1208 (24.37%) TDD
15 1150 (23.20%) Software Engineering
16 1104 (22.27%) Git (software)
17 1095 (22.09%) Degree
18 1010 (20.38%) HTML5
19 1005 (20.27%) Linux
20 997 (20.11%) Web Development
21 980 (19.77%) SQL Server
22 926 (18.68%) Scrum
23 865 (17.45%) Web Services
24 835 (16.84%) Computer Science
25 785 (15.84%) ASP.NET
26 775 (15.63%) Finance
27 764 (15.41%) C++
28 742 (14.97%) XML
29 704 (14.20%) CSS3
30 696 (14.04%) AngularJS

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
1 400 (8.07%) Apache
2 371 (7.48%) Node.js
3 181 (3.65%) CMS
4 160 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
5 94 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 93 (1.88%) WordPress
7 82 (1.65%) IIS
8 68 (1.37%) JBoss
9 62 (1.25%) Drupal
10 61 (1.23%) SharePoint
11 56 (1.13%) Apache Spark
12 52 (1.05%) Mule
13 41 (0.83%) WebSphere
14 36 (0.73%) WebLogic
15 34 (0.69%) Confluence
16 33 (0.67%) Umbraco
17 31 (0.63%) nginx
18 25 (0.50%) Apache Solr
18 25 (0.50%) ColdFusion
19 24 (0.48%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 237 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 108 (2.18%) Photoshop
3 49 (0.99%) GIMP
4 24 (0.48%) MS Office
5 18 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 13 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.18%) 3ds Max
8 6 (0.12%) SPSS
9 4 (0.081%) Blender
9 4 (0.081%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.081%) Maya
10 3 (0.061%) HipChat
10 3 (0.061%) Weka
11 2 (0.040%) MS Project
12 1 (0.020%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (0.020%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 103 (2.08%) Magento
2 37 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 30 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.32%) Shopify
5 13 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
6 11 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 10 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 10 (0.20%) SAP CRM
8 9 (0.18%) OpenCart
8 9 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
9 7 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
10 6 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
11 5 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
11 5 (0.10%) SAP GRC
11 5 (0.10%) SAP R/3
11 5 (0.10%) Visualfiles
12 4 (0.081%) Radian6
12 4 (0.081%) SAP APO
13 3 (0.061%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 254 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (3.25%) SaaS
3 146 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 112 (2.26%) GitHub
5 82 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 54 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 52 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 36 (0.73%) Google Compute Engine
9 33 (0.67%) Google Play
10 25 (0.50%) Force.com
10 25 (0.50%) Heroku
10 25 (0.50%) iTunes
11 20 (0.40%) Amazon S3
12 15 (0.30%) Google Analytics
13 14 (0.28%) Bluemix
14 12 (0.24%) Trello
15 8 (0.16%) Google App Engine
16 7 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
16 7 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
17 6 (0.12%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 98 (1.98%) Internet
2 80 (1.61%) HTTP
3 62 (1.25%) DNS
4 50 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 38 (0.77%) Intranet
6 35 (0.71%) LDAP
7 27 (0.54%) SMTP
8 18 (0.36%) Multicast
9 17 (0.34%) HTTPS
10 16 (0.32%) SSH
11 10 (0.20%) Extranet
12 9 (0.18%) SSL
13 6 (0.12%) VPN
14 4 (0.081%) Network Security
14 4 (0.081%) VoIP
14 4 (0.081%) Wireless
15 3 (0.061%) CTI
15 3 (0.061%) Ethernet
15 3 (0.061%) X.25
16 2 (0.040%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1309 (26.41%) MySQL
2 980 (19.77%) SQL Server
3 423 (8.53%) Relational Database
4 298 (6.01%) NoSQL
5 288 (5.81%) MongoDB
6 178 (3.59%) Big Data
7 124 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 122 (2.46%) Hadoop
9 104 (2.10%) RDBMS
10 97 (1.96%) Redis
11 95 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
12 94 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
13 72 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
14 68 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
15 49 (0.99%) Oracle Database
16 47 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 45 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 43 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 26 (0.52%) DB2
20 25 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1104 (22.27%) Git (software)
2 491 (9.91%) Subversion
3 269 (5.43%) Visual Studio
4 253 (5.10%) Selenium
5 224 (4.52%) JIRA
6 195 (3.93%) Jenkins
7 171 (3.45%) JUnit
7 171 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 156 (3.15%) PHPUnit
9 148 (2.99%) NUnit
10 130 (2.62%) Cucumber
11 119 (2.40%) Maven
12 116 (2.34%) WebDriver
13 108 (2.18%) Eclipse
14 82 (1.65%) gulp
15 81 (1.63%) Rhino Mocks
16 78 (1.57%) Moq
17 72 (1.45%) Grunt
18 69 (1.39%) Xcode
19 56 (1.13%) MSTest
General
1 775 (15.63%) Finance
2 326 (6.58%) Marketing
3 245 (4.94%) Games
4 182 (3.67%) Telecoms
5 136 (2.74%) Banking
6 135 (2.72%) Retail
7 78 (1.57%) Automotive
8 76 (1.53%) Aerospace
9 55 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 51 (1.03%) Law
11 48 (0.97%) Front Office
11 48 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 45 (0.91%) Publishing
13 43 (0.87%) Electronics
14 41 (0.83%) Advertising
15 27 (0.54%) Back Office
15 27 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
16 26 (0.52%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.30%) Billing
18 14 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4011 (80.92%) Developer
2 1070 (21.59%) PHP Developer
3 795 (16.04%) .NET Developer
4 727 (14.67%) C# Developer
5 722 (14.57%) Senior Developer
6 574 (11.58%) Java Developer
7 523 (10.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 510 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 476 (9.60%) Web Developer
10 433 (8.74%) Software Developer
11 367 (7.40%) Software Engineer
12 333 (6.72%) HTML Developer
13 275 (5.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 268 (5.41%) PHP Web Developer
15 242 (4.88%) Junior
16 233 (4.70%) Agile Developer
17 226 (4.56%) HTML CSS Developer
18 225 (4.54%) ASP.NET Developer
19 224 (4.52%) Senior PHP Developer
20 222 (4.48%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2330 (47.00%) HTML
2 2166 (43.70%) CSS
3 1424 (28.73%) .NET
4 1291 (26.04%) jQuery
5 1010 (20.38%) HTML5
6 865 (17.45%) Web Services
7 785 (15.84%) ASP.NET
8 742 (14.97%) XML
9 704 (14.20%) CSS3
10 696 (14.04%) AngularJS
11 598 (12.06%) LAMP
12 527 (10.63%) JSON
13 485 (9.78%) Ajax
14 474 (9.56%) REST
15 459 (9.26%) .NET Framework
16 425 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
17 366 (7.38%) RESTful
18 362 (7.30%) Symfony
19 361 (7.28%) Spring
20 341 (6.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 835 (16.84%) Computer Science
2 310 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 274 (5.53%) Mobile App
4 240 (4.84%) Algorithms
5 237 (4.78%) User Experience
6 211 (4.26%) Mathematics
7 171 (3.45%) iPad
8 151 (3.05%) Data Structures
9 103 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
10 98 (1.98%) Fintech
11 89 (1.80%) iPhone
12 77 (1.55%) N-Tier
13 71 (1.43%) Hedge funds
14 67 (1.35%) Client/Server
14 67 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
15 60 (1.21%) Visualisation
16 54 (1.09%) Physics
17 52 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 43 (0.87%) Social Media
19 37 (0.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1005 (20.27%) Linux
2 674 (13.60%) Windows
3 360 (7.26%) Apple iOS
4 321 (6.48%) Android
5 212 (4.28%) Unix
6 90 (1.82%) Debian
7 49 (0.99%) Mac OS X
8 39 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
9 31 (0.63%) Windows Server
10 28 (0.56%) Ubuntu
11 26 (0.52%) Mac OS
12 25 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.20%) Windows 10
15 10 (0.20%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.12%) CentOS
17 5 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
17 5 (0.10%) MVS
18 4 (0.081%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2824 (56.97%) OO
2 2308 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1574 (31.75%) MVC
4 1208 (24.37%) TDD
5 1150 (23.20%) Software Engineering
6 997 (20.11%) Web Development
7 926 (18.68%) Scrum
8 543 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
9 493 (9.95%) Unit Testing
10 483 (9.74%) BDD
11 480 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 422 (8.51%) Front End Development
13 416 (8.39%) OOD
14 391 (7.89%) SDLC
15 270 (5.45%) Multithreading
16 265 (5.35%) iOS Development
17 262 (5.29%) Open Source
18 261 (5.27%) SOLID
19 242 (4.88%) SOA
20 217 (4.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2540 (51.24%) JavaScript
2 1725 (34.80%) C#
3 1564 (31.55%) Java
4 1507 (30.40%) PHP
5 1259 (25.40%) SQL
6 764 (15.41%) C++
7 532 (10.73%) Python
8 291 (5.87%) Ruby
9 267 (5.39%) T-SQL
10 238 (4.80%) Objective-C
11 196 (3.95%) C
12 176 (3.55%) VB.NET
13 173 (3.49%) Scala
14 157 (3.17%) PHP 5
15 112 (2.26%) Perl
16 72 (1.45%) VB
17 68 (1.37%) PL/SQL
18 66 (1.33%) Apple Swift
19 51 (1.03%) TypeScript
20 48 (0.97%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1095 (22.09%) Degree
2 51 (1.03%) PhD
3 49 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (0.95%) Security Cleared
5 32 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 28 (0.56%) Brainbench
7 27 (0.54%) ISEB
8 23 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 20 (0.40%) DV Cleared
10 14 (0.28%) MCSD
11 13 (0.26%) Sun Certification
12 8 (0.16%) IIBA
13 7 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.14%) MCPD
14 6 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
14 6 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.10%) DBS Check
16 3 (0.061%) CTC Cleared
16 3 (0.061%) HND
17 2 (0.040%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 292 (5.89%) QA
2 15 (0.30%) SDET
3 7 (0.14%) WAI
4 5 (0.10%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.10%) HL7
4 5 (0.10%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.081%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.061%) Basel II
6 3 (0.061%) MiFID
6 3 (0.061%) WCAG
7 2 (0.040%) SLA
8 1 (0.020%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.020%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.020%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 91 (1.84%) Docker
2 30 (0.61%) Varnish
3 26 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 23 (0.46%) Squid
5 12 (0.24%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.061%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.020%) LXC
Systems Management
1 54 (1.09%) Puppet
2 35 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.36%) yum
4 10 (0.20%) Ansible
5 8 (0.16%) Graphite
6 7 (0.14%) logstash
7 6 (0.12%) Grafana
7 6 (0.12%) Kibana
7 6 (0.12%) StatsD
8 3 (0.061%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.040%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.020%) Foglight
10 1 (0.020%) Jitterbit
10 1 (0.020%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.020%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 514 (10.37%) Microsoft
2 312 (6.29%) Zend
3 283 (5.71%) Oracle
4 152 (3.07%) Google
5 127 (2.56%) Apple
6 98 (1.98%) Adobe
7 86 (1.73%) Twitter
8 72 (1.45%) SAP
9 65 (1.31%) Facebook
10 56 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
11 55 (1.11%) hybris
12 39 (0.79%) IBM
13 36 (0.73%) Sitecore
14 27 (0.54%) Informatica
15 26 (0.52%) DevExpress
15 26 (0.52%) Red Hat
16 25 (0.50%) Atlassian
16 25 (0.50%) TIBCO
17 24 (0.48%) Splunk
18 22 (0.44%) Sybase
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + 25 day holiday + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ulverston, Cumbria
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, medical etc
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Keynetix
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits + Training + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: From £10,000 to £999,999 per annum Competitive Salary + Excellent Bene
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + options
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago