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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK
Rank 126 128 128
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2127 2480 2518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.53% 2.48% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.82% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1872 2275 2215
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
74108 87810 88690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.15% 87.70% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61013 73052 73139
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 £76,000 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +5 2014 £45,000 +5.88% 347
London +12 912 £55,000 +4.76% 123
South East -30 326 £38,750 -3.12% 62
North West +22 184 £36,000 -4.00% 39
East of England +11 133 £52,500 +10.52% 20
Manchester +4 129 £40,000 -1.84% 25
West Midlands +13 124 £35,000 - 17
Hampshire -8 122 £37,500 +7.14% 18
South West -24 122 £40,000 +6.66% 29
Yorkshire +39 111 £37,500 +7.14% 23
City of London +12 110 £55,000 +4.76% 28
West Yorkshire +42 84 £40,000 +14.28% 15
East Midlands +17 79 £38,750 +3.33% 31
Berkshire +5 65 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Cambridgeshire 0 59 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Leeds +37 56 £40,000 +12.67% 11
Wales +8 46 £36,250 +0.69% 4
Bristol +14 42 £45,000 +15.38% 13
Surrey -42 41 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Cambridge -3 39 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Essex +22 38 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Southampton -6 34 £38,750 +6.16% 9
Reading +22 31 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Scotland +18 31 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Staffordshire +17 28 £37,500 - 1
South Wales +10 27 £35,000 -2.77% 2
Northamptonshire +7 27 £37,000 -1.33% 3
Dorset +14 26 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Lancashire +11 26 £32,500 +6.73% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 25 £47,000 +22.87% 4

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 2401 (55.97%) OO
2 2135 (49.77%) JavaScript
3 2051 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
4 1852 (43.17%) HTML
5 1790 (41.72%) CSS
6 1729 (40.30%) C#
7 1452 (33.85%) MVC
8 1430 (33.33%) Java
9 1379 (32.14%) .NET
10 1280 (29.84%) PHP
11 1178 (27.46%) TDD
12 1140 (26.57%) jQuery
13 1069 (24.92%) SQL
14 1019 (23.75%) MySQL
15 975 (22.73%) Git (software)
16 891 (20.77%) Software Engineering
16 891 (20.77%) Scrum
17 868 (20.23%) Degree
18 854 (19.91%) ASP.NET
19 810 (18.88%) SQL Server
20 795 (18.53%) Web Services
21 767 (17.88%) Computer Science
22 757 (17.65%) HTML5
23 750 (17.48%) Linux
24 742 (17.30%) Web Development
25 718 (16.74%) AngularJS
26 693 (16.15%) Finance
27 555 (12.94%) Python
28 525 (12.24%) C++
29 521 (12.14%) 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
1 203 (4.73%) Apache
2 156 (3.64%) WordPress
3 152 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
4 146 (3.40%) CMS
5 112 (2.61%) JBoss
6 99 (2.31%) Tomcat
7 89 (2.07%) WebSphere
8 83 (1.93%) IIS
9 62 (1.45%) Drupal
10 59 (1.38%) WebLogic
11 49 (1.14%) Apache Solr
12 46 (1.07%) Mule
13 45 (1.05%) SharePoint
14 43 (1.00%) Apache Spark
15 42 (0.98%) nginx
16 40 (0.93%) Umbraco
17 38 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 28 (0.65%) Mule ESB
19 17 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
20 16 (0.37%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 190 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 35 (0.82%) Photoshop
3 26 (0.61%) MS Office
4 13 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.023%) Mingle
7 1 (0.023%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.023%) Weka
Business Applications
1 94 (2.19%) Magento
2 36 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 31 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
4 15 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
6 12 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.21%) SAP CRM
7 9 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
8 7 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.070%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.070%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.047%) OpenCart
11 2 (0.047%) osCommerce
11 2 (0.047%) SAP FI-CA
11 2 (0.047%) Shopify
11 2 (0.047%) WebTrends
12 1 (0.023%) Adobe Campaign
12 1 (0.023%) Oracle BRM
12 1 (0.023%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 267 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
2 147 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 131 (3.05%) GitHub
4 118 (2.75%) SaaS
5 35 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
6 26 (0.61%) Heroku
7 25 (0.58%) Trello
8 19 (0.44%) Google Analytics
8 19 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (0.35%) Google Play
11 13 (0.30%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
13 10 (0.23%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.14%) PaaS
16 5 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (0.12%) Google App Engine
17 4 (0.093%) Sage Pay
18 3 (0.070%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 126 (2.94%) HTTP
2 112 (2.61%) Internet
3 60 (1.40%) TCP/IP
4 45 (1.05%) SMTP
5 34 (0.79%) ATM
6 23 (0.54%) Intranet
7 15 (0.35%) Broadband
7 15 (0.35%) LDAP
8 13 (0.30%) DNS
8 13 (0.30%) Unified Communications
9 11 (0.26%) SSH
10 10 (0.23%) RFID
10 10 (0.23%) Skype
11 7 (0.16%) FTP
11 7 (0.16%) VLAN
12 6 (0.14%) Multicast
13 5 (0.12%) Kerberos
14 4 (0.093%) SSL
14 4 (0.093%) VPN
14 4 (0.093%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1019 (23.75%) MySQL
2 810 (18.88%) SQL Server
3 443 (10.33%) Relational Database
4 293 (6.83%) NoSQL
5 232 (5.41%) MongoDB
6 159 (3.71%) Big Data
7 117 (2.73%) RDBMS
8 106 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
9 95 (2.21%) Redis
10 79 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 78 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 73 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 70 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
14 60 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
15 47 (1.10%) Oracle Database
16 36 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
17 35 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 35 (0.82%) Hadoop
18 34 (0.79%) Couchbase
19 23 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 975 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 323 (7.53%) Subversion
3 222 (5.17%) JIRA
4 219 (5.10%) Selenium
5 190 (4.43%) Jenkins
6 181 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 164 (3.82%) Visual Studio
8 146 (3.40%) JUnit
9 126 (2.94%) Maven
10 125 (2.91%) Cucumber
11 122 (2.84%) NUnit
12 121 (2.82%) WebDriver
13 103 (2.40%) Moq
14 99 (2.31%) Gradle
15 89 (2.07%) gulp
16 86 (2.00%) Eclipse
17 79 (1.84%) Grunt
18 78 (1.82%) PHPUnit
19 71 (1.66%) Rhino Mocks
20 64 (1.49%) Ant
General
1 693 (16.15%) Finance
2 241 (5.62%) Marketing
3 212 (4.94%) Games
4 187 (4.36%) Retail
5 137 (3.19%) Banking
6 124 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 87 (2.03%) Advertising
8 82 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 50 (1.17%) Electronics
10 48 (1.12%) Publishing
11 39 (0.91%) Investment Banking
12 34 (0.79%) Back Office
13 30 (0.70%) Front Office
14 28 (0.65%) Automotive
15 25 (0.58%) Law
15 25 (0.58%) Legal
16 23 (0.54%) Aerospace
16 23 (0.54%) Online Betting
17 18 (0.42%) Billing
18 17 (0.40%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3537 (82.45%) Developer
2 902 (21.03%) PHP Developer
3 762 (17.76%) .NET Developer
4 699 (16.29%) C# Developer
5 649 (15.13%) Senior Developer
6 587 (13.68%) Java Developer
7 505 (11.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 380 (8.86%) Software Developer
9 345 (8.04%) JavaScript Developer
10 303 (7.06%) Software Engineer
11 264 (6.15%) Graduate
12 263 (6.13%) Web Developer
13 256 (5.97%) Junior
14 244 (5.69%) ASP.NET Developer
15 230 (5.36%) Graduate Developer
16 220 (5.13%) Junior Developer
17 212 (4.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 207 (4.83%) Senior Java Developer
19 199 (4.64%) Agile Developer
20 193 (4.50%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1852 (43.17%) HTML
2 1790 (41.72%) CSS
3 1379 (32.14%) .NET
4 1140 (26.57%) jQuery
5 854 (19.91%) ASP.NET
6 795 (18.53%) Web Services
7 757 (17.65%) HTML5
8 718 (16.74%) AngularJS
9 521 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 485 (11.31%) XML
11 462 (10.77%) .NET Framework
12 439 (10.23%) CSS3
13 427 (9.95%) REST
14 392 (9.14%) RESTful
15 356 (8.30%) LAMP
16 353 (8.23%) Ajax
17 343 (8.00%) Node.js
18 327 (7.62%) WCF
19 326 (7.60%) Spring
20 316 (7.37%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 767 (17.88%) Computer Science
2 292 (6.81%) Mobile App
3 283 (6.60%) User Experience
4 214 (4.99%) Data Structures
5 191 (4.45%) Algorithms
6 182 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
7 181 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
8 157 (3.66%) Mathematics
9 149 (3.47%) Fintech
10 95 (2.21%) N-Tier
11 94 (2.19%) iPad
12 85 (1.98%) Inversion of Control
13 83 (1.93%) Hedge funds
14 82 (1.91%) Client/Server
15 57 (1.33%) Physics
16 48 (1.12%) Derivative
17 46 (1.07%) Social Media
18 39 (0.91%) Animation
19 30 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 30 (0.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 750 (17.48%) Linux
2 374 (8.72%) Windows
3 241 (5.62%) Apple iOS
4 240 (5.59%) Android
5 180 (4.20%) Unix
6 53 (1.24%) Windows Server
7 23 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 16 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.23%) Debian
9 10 (0.23%) Mac OS
9 10 (0.23%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
10 9 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.19%) CentOS
11 8 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.070%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.047%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.047%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.047%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2401 (55.97%) OO
2 2051 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
3 1452 (33.85%) MVC
4 1178 (27.46%) TDD
5 891 (20.77%) Scrum
5 891 (20.77%) Software Engineering
6 742 (17.30%) Web Development
7 494 (11.52%) Unit Testing
8 464 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
9 434 (10.12%) BDD
10 422 (9.84%) E-Commerce
11 355 (8.28%) SDLC
12 267 (6.22%) SOA
13 266 (6.20%) OOD
14 262 (6.11%) Open Source
15 261 (6.08%) SOLID
16 233 (5.43%) DevOps
17 230 (5.36%) Front End Development
18 221 (5.15%) Mentoring
19 198 (4.62%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2135 (49.77%) JavaScript
2 1729 (40.30%) C#
3 1430 (33.33%) Java
4 1280 (29.84%) PHP
5 1069 (24.92%) SQL
6 555 (12.94%) Python
7 525 (12.24%) C++
8 243 (5.66%) T-SQL
9 210 (4.90%) Ruby
10 188 (4.38%) Scala
11 157 (3.66%) Objective-C
12 117 (2.73%) VB.NET
13 112 (2.61%) C
14 105 (2.45%) TypeScript
15 97 (2.26%) PHP 5
16 89 (2.07%) Apple Swift
17 77 (1.79%) Bash Shell
18 70 (1.63%) PowerShell
18 70 (1.63%) VB
19 60 (1.40%) ES6
Qualifications
1 868 (20.23%) Degree
2 25 (0.58%) ISTQB
2 25 (0.58%) Security Cleared
3 20 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (0.37%) ISEB
4 16 (0.37%) PhD
5 14 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.21%) OCP
6 9 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (0.14%) DBS Check
7 6 (0.14%) HND
8 5 (0.12%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.093%) CEH
9 4 (0.093%) CISSP
9 4 (0.093%) CSSLP
10 3 (0.070%) ICAEW
10 3 (0.070%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.070%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.047%) MCITP
11 2 (0.047%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 244 (5.69%) QA
2 35 (0.82%) SDET
3 26 (0.61%) WAI
4 20 (0.47%) SLA
5 5 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.047%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.023%) SEPA
8 1 (0.023%) WCAG
System Software
1 152 (3.54%) Docker
2 28 (0.65%) Varnish
3 18 (0.42%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.23%) HDFS
5 6 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.12%) NFS
6 5 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.093%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.093%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.093%) Squid
7 4 (0.093%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.047%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.023%) Firmware
9 1 (0.023%) KVM
9 1 (0.023%) oVirt
9 1 (0.023%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.023%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (1.54%) Ansible
2 53 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (0.98%) Puppet
4 20 (0.47%) Mesos
5 17 (0.40%) Kubernetes
6 9 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
6 9 (0.21%) Packer
7 8 (0.19%) HAProxy
7 8 (0.19%) rkt
8 7 (0.16%) yum
9 4 (0.093%) logstash
10 3 (0.070%) Graylog
10 3 (0.070%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.070%) Kibana
10 3 (0.070%) Riemann
11 2 (0.047%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.047%) Nmap
11 2 (0.047%) Salt
11 2 (0.047%) SCCM
12 1 (0.023%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 479 (11.17%) Microsoft
2 251 (5.85%) Zend
3 220 (5.13%) Oracle
4 104 (2.42%) Google
5 53 (1.24%) Twitter
6 50 (1.17%) IBM
7 49 (1.14%) Facebook
8 46 (1.07%) Apple
9 43 (1.00%) Adobe
9 43 (1.00%) SAP
10 39 (0.91%) Sybase
11 34 (0.79%) Sitecore
12 30 (0.70%) Xamarin
13 22 (0.51%) HP
13 22 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (0.44%) TIBCO
15 16 (0.37%) Red Hat
16 14 (0.33%) Atlassian
17 13 (0.30%) Rackspace
17 13 (0.30%) Remedy
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Midlands
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £2000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Mobile, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Alresford, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-50,000 + 6% Pension, 25 Holidays + Bank Holidays.
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago