The first table below looks at the demand for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 108 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2972 2609 2651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.54% 2.40% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 3.05% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2584 2331 2458
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94020 85650 91144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.78% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75699 69888 77563
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 2801 £45,000 +12.50% 374
London +15 1423 £55,000 +10.00% 155
South East -8 437 £40,000 +6.66% 45
City of London -47 230 £55,000 +4.76% 40
North West -11 199 £35,000 - 47
East of England +11 196 £41,500 +3.75% 22
South West -23 161 £35,000 +4.47% 30
Yorkshire 0 147 £37,500 +18.11% 32
Manchester -7 140 £37,500 +7.14% 31
West Midlands +37 122 £32,500 - 14
Scotland +69 115 £40,000 +11.11% 23
East Midlands +6 101 £35,000 +2.94% 23
Hampshire -34 98 £35,000 -6.66% 11
West Yorkshire -12 94 £38,000 +22.58% 16
East Sussex -2 92 £35,000 - 6
Glasgow +48 76 £45,000 +65.13% 10
Brighton -12 75 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Dorset +22 67 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Cambridgeshire +2 62 £40,000 - 9
Leeds -21 57 £45,000 +38.46% 11
Berkshire -27 54 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Surrey -20 53 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Cambridge +16 52 £40,000 - 4
Bournemouth +14 49 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Hertfordshire +18 47 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Birmingham +8 41 £34,250 -2.14% 4
Nottinghamshire -3 40 £30,000 -25.00% 6
Nottingham -8 36 £30,000 -29.41% 6
Essex -8 35 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Oxfordshire -21 35 £32,959 -0.12% 2

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 3771 (61.75%) OO
2 2896 (47.42%) HTML
3 2853 (46.72%) JavaScript
4 2608 (42.71%) CSS
5 2349 (38.46%) C#
6 2196 (35.96%) .NET
7 1971 (32.27%) MVC
8 1902 (31.14%) Java
9 1814 (29.70%) PHP
10 1747 (28.61%) SQL
11 1712 (28.03%) jQuery
12 1503 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
13 1476 (24.17%) SQL Server
14 1460 (23.91%) TDD
15 1388 (22.73%) MySQL
16 1363 (22.32%) Degree
17 1319 (21.60%) ASP.NET
18 1285 (21.04%) Scrum
19 1250 (20.47%) HTML5
20 1091 (17.86%) Software Engineering
21 1064 (17.42%) XML
22 973 (15.93%) Git (software)
23 963 (15.77%) Computer Science
24 920 (15.06%) Web Services
25 890 (14.57%) Linux
26 852 (13.95%) CSS3
27 828 (13.56%) Finance
28 817 (13.38%) C++
29 790 (12.94%) E-Commerce
30 787 (12.89%) Windows

OOP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 387 (6.34%) Apache
2 316 (5.17%) CMS
3 231 (3.78%) Node.js
4 208 (3.41%) WordPress
5 176 (2.88%) SharePoint
6 162 (2.65%) Drupal
7 142 (2.33%) IIS
8 104 (1.70%) Tomcat
9 64 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
10 45 (0.74%) nginx
11 39 (0.64%) Joomla!
11 39 (0.64%) OpenStack
12 37 (0.61%) WebSphere
13 34 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 32 (0.52%) WebLogic
15 30 (0.49%) GlassFish
16 29 (0.47%) ExpressionEngine
17 28 (0.46%) Apache Solr
18 23 (0.38%) NServiceBus
19 22 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 389 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 171 (2.80%) Photoshop
3 85 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 55 (0.90%) MS Office
5 19 (0.31%) Fireworks
6 11 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
7 7 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.098%) Mingle
9 5 (0.082%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.049%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.049%) Simulink
10 3 (0.049%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.033%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.033%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.033%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.016%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.016%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 159 (2.60%) Magento
2 67 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (0.64%) Sophis RISQUE
4 19 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 17 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.15%) SAP PSCD
7 5 (0.082%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (0.082%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.082%) SunGard AvantGard
7 5 (0.082%) Pivotal CRM
8 4 (0.065%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (0.065%) KANA IQ
9 3 (0.049%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.049%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.049%) SAP MRS
9 3 (0.049%) WebTrends
10 2 (0.033%) Adaptiv
10 2 (0.033%) CubeCart
10 2 (0.033%) Zen Cart
11 1 (0.016%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 106 (1.74%) SaaS
2 100 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 83 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
4 42 (0.69%) GitHub
5 34 (0.56%) Force.com
6 23 (0.38%) PaaS
7 18 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (0.23%) IaaS
9 11 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.13%) Google App Engine
11 6 (0.098%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (0.098%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.049%) Office 365
13 2 (0.033%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 267 (4.37%) Internet
2 203 (3.32%) HTTP
3 92 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 89 (1.46%) Intranet
5 42 (0.69%) SSL
6 36 (0.59%) SSH
7 28 (0.46%) SMTP
8 25 (0.41%) BIG-IP
9 16 (0.26%) DNS
9 16 (0.26%) Ethernet
10 8 (0.13%) Extranet
10 8 (0.13%) NFC
10 8 (0.13%) Network Security
11 5 (0.082%) DVB
11 5 (0.082%) Broadband
12 4 (0.065%) LDAP
12 4 (0.065%) Asterisk PBX
13 3 (0.049%) VoIP
13 3 (0.049%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.049%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1476 (24.17%) SQL Server
2 1388 (22.73%) MySQL
3 548 (8.97%) Relational Database
4 314 (5.14%) MongoDB
5 287 (4.70%) NoSQL
6 286 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 251 (4.11%) RDBMS
8 233 (3.82%) Big Data
9 179 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 167 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 155 (2.54%) Hadoop
12 146 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 142 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
14 108 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
15 73 (1.20%) Oracle Database
16 72 (1.18%) Redis
17 69 (1.13%) SQLite
18 62 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
19 52 (0.85%) Apache Hive
20 51 (0.84%) Impala
Development Applications
1 973 (15.93%) Git (software)
2 643 (10.53%) Subversion
3 454 (7.43%) Visual Studio
4 239 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 237 (3.88%) NUnit
6 183 (3.00%) Selenium
7 153 (2.51%) JIRA
8 135 (2.21%) Jenkins
9 133 (2.18%) Rhino Mocks
10 125 (2.05%) TeamCity
11 121 (1.98%) Moq
12 104 (1.70%) Ant
13 95 (1.56%) PHPUnit
14 91 (1.49%) Cucumber
15 90 (1.47%) Eclipse
16 89 (1.46%) JUnit
17 88 (1.44%) Maven
18 87 (1.42%) Mercurial
19 82 (1.34%) WebDriver
20 80 (1.31%) Xcode
General
1 828 (13.56%) Finance
2 299 (4.90%) Marketing
3 296 (4.85%) Games
4 240 (3.93%) Retail
5 215 (3.52%) Banking
6 133 (2.18%) Advertising
7 109 (1.78%) Telecoms
8 94 (1.54%) Back Office
9 70 (1.15%) Publishing
10 57 (0.93%) Front Office
11 56 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 46 (0.75%) Electronics
13 35 (0.57%) Investment Banking
14 34 (0.56%) Billing
14 34 (0.56%) Automotive
15 29 (0.47%) Legal
16 26 (0.43%) Multimedia
17 24 (0.39%) Law
17 24 (0.39%) Military
17 24 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5048 (82.66%) Developer
2 1108 (18.14%) PHP Developer
3 1044 (17.10%) Senior Developer
4 798 (13.07%) .NET Developer
5 709 (11.61%) C# Developer
6 571 (9.35%) Web Developer
7 538 (8.81%) Software Developer
8 471 (7.71%) Java Developer
9 442 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
10 386 (6.32%) Software Engineer
11 279 (4.57%) Programmer
12 252 (4.13%) Lead Developer
13 244 (4.00%) Junior
14 227 (3.72%) ASP.NET Developer
14 227 (3.72%) Junior Developer
15 221 (3.62%) Graduate
16 212 (3.47%) PHP Web Developer
17 211 (3.46%) Front-End Developer
18 210 (3.44%) Senior PHP Developer
19 191 (3.13%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2896 (47.42%) HTML
2 2608 (42.71%) CSS
3 2196 (35.96%) .NET
4 1712 (28.03%) jQuery
5 1319 (21.60%) ASP.NET
6 1250 (20.47%) HTML5
7 1064 (17.42%) XML
8 920 (15.06%) Web Services
9 852 (13.95%) CSS3
10 732 (11.99%) Ajax
11 611 (10.00%) WCF
12 556 (9.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 529 (8.66%) .NET Framework
14 500 (8.19%) JSON
15 489 (8.01%) REST
16 454 (7.43%) Symfony
17 431 (7.06%) LAMP
18 424 (6.94%) SOAP
19 380 (6.22%) XHTML
20 347 (5.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 963 (15.77%) Computer Science
2 412 (6.75%) Mobile App
3 376 (6.16%) Open Source
4 324 (5.31%) Mathematics
5 241 (3.95%) iPhone
6 196 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
7 174 (2.85%) iPad
8 173 (2.83%) Client/Server
9 132 (2.16%) Derivative
10 129 (2.11%) Social Media
11 120 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 104 (1.70%) Visualisation
12 104 (1.70%) N-Tier
12 104 (1.70%) W3C
13 91 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
14 90 (1.47%) Digital Media
15 63 (1.03%) Physics
16 62 (1.02%) Social Network
17 60 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
18 57 (0.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 890 (14.57%) Linux
2 787 (12.89%) Windows
3 567 (9.28%) Android
4 467 (7.65%) Apple iOS
5 303 (4.96%) UNIX
6 69 (1.13%) Windows Phone
7 57 (0.93%) Ubuntu
8 40 (0.65%) CentOS
9 38 (0.62%) Windows Phone 7
10 29 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (0.33%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.26%) Debian
13 16 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
15 14 (0.23%) Windows 7
16 12 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (0.20%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
18 10 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3771 (61.75%) OO
2 1971 (32.27%) MVC
3 1503 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
4 1460 (23.91%) TDD
5 1285 (21.04%) Scrum
6 1091 (17.86%) Software Engineering
7 790 (12.94%) E-Commerce
8 731 (11.97%) Unit Testing
9 693 (11.35%) OOD
10 600 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
11 567 (9.28%) Web Development
12 507 (8.30%) Multithreading
13 420 (6.88%) BDD
14 339 (5.55%) iOS Development
15 330 (5.40%) Android Development
16 296 (4.85%) Kanban
17 268 (4.39%) SOA
18 230 (3.77%) OOA/OOD
19 190 (3.11%) OO PHP
20 164 (2.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2853 (46.72%) JavaScript
2 2349 (38.46%) C#
3 1902 (31.14%) Java
4 1814 (29.70%) PHP
5 1747 (28.61%) SQL
6 817 (13.38%) C++
7 561 (9.19%) PHP5
8 428 (7.01%) Python
9 353 (5.78%) T-SQL
10 313 (5.13%) Ruby
11 298 (4.88%) C
12 296 (4.85%) VB.NET
13 273 (4.47%) Objective-C
14 193 (3.16%) VB
15 133 (2.18%) ActionScript
16 131 (2.15%) Perl
17 114 (1.87%) Scala
18 94 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
19 93 (1.52%) VBA
19 93 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1363 (22.32%) Degree
2 100 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 76 (1.24%) MCTS
4 71 (1.16%) MCSD
5 68 (1.11%) MCP
6 65 (1.06%) MCAD
7 61 (1.00%) Security Cleared
8 22 (0.36%) PhD
9 20 (0.33%) ISEB
10 17 (0.28%) MCPD
11 16 (0.26%) CISSP
11 16 (0.26%) SC Cleared
11 16 (0.26%) CSSLP
12 13 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 13 (0.21%) MCSE
13 5 (0.082%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.065%) MBA
15 3 (0.049%) Sun Certification
15 3 (0.049%) Postgraduate
15 3 (0.049%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 384 (6.29%) QA
2 38 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 35 (0.57%) WAI
4 17 (0.28%) SLA
5 6 (0.098%) HL7
6 5 (0.082%) FATCA
6 5 (0.082%) AIFMD
6 5 (0.082%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.065%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.049%) BS15000
9 2 (0.033%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.016%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 40 (0.65%) Varnish
2 32 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 29 (0.47%) HDFS
4 26 (0.43%) Xen
4 26 (0.43%) KVM
5 7 (0.11%) SpamAssassin
5 7 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.016%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.016%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 52 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 49 (0.80%) Vagrant
3 40 (0.65%) Puppet
4 30 (0.49%) YUM
5 25 (0.41%) HAProxy
5 25 (0.41%) Salt
6 17 (0.28%) collectd
6 17 (0.28%) StatsD
6 17 (0.28%) logstash
7 10 (0.16%) Ansible
8 9 (0.15%) Ganglia
8 9 (0.15%) Nagios
9 6 (0.098%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 6 (0.098%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.082%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.065%) Plesk
12 1 (0.016%) OVSD
12 1 (0.016%) OpenView
Vendors
1 766 (12.54%) Microsoft
2 568 (9.30%) Zend
3 344 (5.63%) Oracle
4 218 (3.57%) Google
5 154 (2.52%) Facebook
6 104 (1.70%) Adobe
7 91 (1.49%) Twitter
8 82 (1.34%) JBoss
9 72 (1.18%) hybris
10 66 (1.08%) Sybase
11 58 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
12 56 (0.92%) Rackspace
13 51 (0.84%) SAP
14 50 (0.82%) Dell
15 45 (0.74%) Apple
15 45 (0.74%) Telerik
16 30 (0.49%) Red Hat
17 27 (0.44%) Bloomberg
18 25 (0.41%) SaltStack
19 23 (0.38%) Cognos
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Midlands
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milnthorpe, Cumbria
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 26,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 26,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Barton-Upon-Humber, South Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum + Pension and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: Attractive Salary plus additional incentives offered
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago