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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 100 115 127
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3163 2707 2666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.61% 2.44% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 3.09% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2752 2388 2494
Average salary £41,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +6 2940 £41,000 +5.12% 354
London +15 1495 £50,000 - 151
South East -21 463 £40,000 +14.28% 57
City of London -9 315 £47,500 - 35
South West +10 202 £33,500 -4.28% 23
East of England +15 194 £40,000 +6.66% 28
North West -32 179 £35,000 +4.47% 24
Yorkshire +34 167 £40,000 +23.07% 34
East Midlands -2 149 £35,000 +7.69% 29
West Yorkshire +32 123 £40,000 +17.64% 27
Scotland +71 119 £40,500 +15.71% 18
Manchester -29 118 £33,000 -2.94% 15
Hampshire -1 112 £35,000 -6.66% 18
Leeds +12 87 £40,000 +17.64% 19
Surrey -34 87 £37,500 - 8
West Midlands -3 82 £27,500 -3.50% 6
Cambridgeshire +18 79 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Berkshire +3 72 £50,000 +42.85% 12
Cambridge +28 65 £40,000 - 7
Glasgow +34 56 £42,500 -26.08% 6
Kent +4 56 £40,000 - 3
East Sussex -18 55 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Edinburgh +20 54 £40,000 +25.00% 5
Gloucestershire +45 49 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Brighton -21 46 £36,000 +20.00% 6
Derbyshire +17 45 £35,000 +6.06% 4
Nottinghamshire -10 44 £36,500 +12.30% 15
Hertfordshire +21 40 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Nottingham -7 40 £36,500 +12.30% 14
Dorset +20 38 £30,000 -26.38% 3

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3843 (61.20%) OO
2 3234 (51.51%) HTML
3 3146 (50.10%) JavaScript
4 2945 (46.90%) CSS
5 2275 (36.23%) PHP
6 2227 (35.47%) C#
7 2189 (34.86%) MVC
8 2128 (33.89%) .NET
9 1923 (30.63%) SQL
10 1910 (30.42%) Java
11 1864 (29.69%) jQuery
12 1744 (27.78%) MySQL
13 1533 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
13 1533 (24.41%) HTML5
14 1461 (23.27%) TDD
15 1441 (22.95%) SQL Server
16 1240 (19.75%) Degree
17 1219 (19.41%) ASP.NET
18 1216 (19.37%) XML
19 1199 (19.10%) Scrum
20 1125 (17.92%) Linux
21 1097 (17.47%) Software Engineering
22 1063 (16.93%) CSS3
23 1026 (16.34%) Web Services
24 955 (15.21%) Ajax
25 876 (13.95%) Git (software)
26 860 (13.70%) OOD
27 837 (13.33%) Computer Science
28 827 (13.17%) PHP5
29 807 (12.85%) Windows

OOP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 461 (7.34%) Apache
2 378 (6.02%) CMS
3 224 (3.57%) Drupal
4 215 (3.42%) WordPress
5 170 (2.71%) Node.js
6 117 (1.86%) IIS
7 106 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 106 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 62 (0.99%) Umbraco
9 51 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
10 50 (0.80%) nginx
11 46 (0.73%) Joomla!
12 40 (0.64%) ExpressionEngine
13 36 (0.57%) WebLogic
14 35 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
15 31 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
16 30 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
17 24 (0.38%) OpenStack
17 24 (0.38%) SugarCRM
18 23 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 352 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 225 (3.58%) Photoshop
3 81 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 61 (0.97%) MS Office
5 24 (0.38%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (0.080%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.080%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.064%) FastStats
9 3 (0.048%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.048%) MS Project
10 2 (0.032%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.032%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.032%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.032%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.016%) GenStat
11 1 (0.016%) Stata
Business Applications
1 223 (3.55%) Magento
2 63 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (0.57%) Google Analytics
4 23 (0.37%) SAP PSCD
5 19 (0.30%) Sophis RISQUE
6 16 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 11 (0.18%) SunGard AvantGard
7 11 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
7 11 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
8 8 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
9 7 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (0.096%) Pivotal CRM
11 5 (0.080%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (0.080%) ZaiNet
11 5 (0.080%) Aligne
12 4 (0.064%) KANA IQ
13 3 (0.048%) WebTrends
13 3 (0.048%) SAP MRS
13 3 (0.048%) Cognos TM1
13 3 (0.048%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 147 (2.34%) SaaS
2 111 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
3 97 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 83 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 50 (0.80%) GitHub
6 21 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (0.30%) PaaS
8 18 (0.29%) Force.com
9 16 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.19%) IaaS
11 8 (0.13%) Office 365
12 6 (0.096%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.032%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.016%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 300 (4.78%) Internet
2 169 (2.69%) HTTP
3 78 (1.24%) Intranet
4 47 (0.75%) SSH
5 41 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 34 (0.54%) SSL
7 21 (0.33%) Extranet
8 17 (0.27%) BIG-IP
9 15 (0.24%) SMTP
10 14 (0.22%) FTP
11 11 (0.18%) Ethernet
12 9 (0.14%) DNS
12 9 (0.14%) VoIP
12 9 (0.14%) NFC
13 7 (0.11%) LDAP
13 7 (0.11%) RTP
13 7 (0.11%) Network Security
14 6 (0.096%) AMQP
15 5 (0.080%) DVB
15 5 (0.080%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1744 (27.78%) MySQL
2 1441 (22.95%) SQL Server
3 449 (7.15%) Relational Database
4 345 (5.49%) NoSQL
5 341 (5.43%) MongoDB
6 330 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 287 (4.57%) Big Data
8 218 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 178 (2.83%) Hadoop
10 164 (2.61%) RDBMS
11 136 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 126 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
13 114 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 104 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
15 88 (1.40%) Oracle Database
16 73 (1.16%) Apache Hive
17 70 (1.11%) Redis
18 56 (0.89%) HBase
19 54 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
20 42 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 876 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 795 (12.66%) Subversion
3 402 (6.40%) Visual Studio
4 263 (4.19%) Selenium
5 260 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 244 (3.89%) NUnit
7 213 (3.39%) Eclipse
8 194 (3.09%) Moq
9 179 (2.85%) Rhino Mocks
10 163 (2.60%) JUnit
11 149 (2.37%) Mercurial
12 144 (2.29%) Ant
13 127 (2.02%) TeamCity
14 126 (2.01%) Maven
15 119 (1.90%) PHPUnit
16 117 (1.86%) FitNesse
17 116 (1.85%) Xcode
18 113 (1.80%) JIRA
19 102 (1.62%) MSTest
20 83 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 771 (12.28%) Finance
2 350 (5.57%) Marketing
3 294 (4.68%) Games
4 268 (4.27%) Retail
5 186 (2.96%) Banking
6 130 (2.07%) Advertising
7 75 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 69 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 67 (1.07%) Publishing
10 61 (0.97%) Front Office
11 50 (0.80%) Investment Banking
12 39 (0.62%) Electronics
13 37 (0.59%) Back Office
14 35 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 30 (0.48%) Multimedia
16 25 (0.40%) Billing
17 24 (0.38%) Automotive
18 19 (0.30%) Legal
19 16 (0.25%) Law
20 14 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 5118 (81.51%) Developer
2 1406 (22.39%) PHP Developer
3 915 (14.57%) Senior Developer
4 708 (11.28%) Web Developer
5 685 (10.91%) .NET Developer
6 640 (10.19%) C# Developer
7 577 (9.19%) Software Developer
8 494 (7.87%) Software Engineer
9 450 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 424 (6.75%) Java Developer
11 285 (4.54%) Programmer
12 256 (4.08%) PHP Web Developer
12 256 (4.08%) Senior PHP Developer
13 231 (3.68%) Graduate
14 223 (3.55%) Junior
15 221 (3.52%) Front-End Developer
16 218 (3.47%) Lead Developer
17 208 (3.31%) ASP.NET Developer
17 208 (3.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 201 (3.20%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3234 (51.51%) HTML
2 2945 (46.90%) CSS
3 2128 (33.89%) .NET
4 1864 (29.69%) jQuery
5 1533 (24.41%) HTML5
6 1219 (19.41%) ASP.NET
7 1216 (19.37%) XML
8 1063 (16.93%) CSS3
9 1026 (16.34%) Web Services
10 955 (15.21%) Ajax
11 692 (11.02%) LAMP
12 601 (9.57%) JSON
13 578 (9.21%) .NET Framework
14 570 (9.08%) WCF
15 517 (8.23%) Symfony
16 507 (8.07%) XHTML
17 492 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
18 471 (7.50%) SOAP
19 449 (7.15%) REST
20 411 (6.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 837 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 420 (6.69%) Mobile App
3 382 (6.08%) Open Source
4 352 (5.61%) Mathematics
5 209 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 196 (3.12%) Client/Server
7 183 (2.91%) iPhone
8 142 (2.26%) W3C
9 134 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
10 122 (1.94%) Social Media
11 116 (1.85%) Visualisation
12 115 (1.83%) iPad
13 100 (1.59%) N-Tier
14 85 (1.35%) Digital Media
15 72 (1.15%) Derivative
16 69 (1.10%) Social Network
17 65 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 63 (1.00%) Physics
19 56 (0.89%) Statistics
20 48 (0.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1125 (17.92%) Linux
2 807 (12.85%) Windows
3 529 (8.42%) Android
4 493 (7.85%) Apple iOS
5 353 (5.62%) UNIX
6 58 (0.92%) Windows Phone
7 54 (0.86%) Ubuntu
7 54 (0.86%) Windows 8
8 41 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (0.48%) CentOS
11 28 (0.45%) Windows 7
12 27 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
13 22 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
14 21 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (0.33%) Solaris
15 19 (0.30%) Debian
16 17 (0.27%) Mac OS X
16 17 (0.27%) Windows XP
16 17 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3843 (61.20%) OO
2 2189 (34.86%) MVC
3 1533 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
4 1461 (23.27%) TDD
5 1199 (19.10%) Scrum
6 1097 (17.47%) Software Engineering
7 860 (13.70%) OOD
8 716 (11.40%) E-Commerce
9 678 (10.80%) Unit Testing
10 560 (8.92%) Web Development
11 522 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
12 462 (7.36%) Multithreading
13 351 (5.59%) iOS Development
14 314 (5.00%) BDD
15 288 (4.59%) Android Development
16 270 (4.30%) OOA/OOD
17 258 (4.11%) Kanban
18 248 (3.95%) OO PHP
19 231 (3.68%) SOA
20 213 (3.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3146 (50.10%) JavaScript
2 2275 (36.23%) PHP
3 2227 (35.47%) C#
4 1923 (30.63%) SQL
5 1910 (30.42%) Java
6 827 (13.17%) PHP5
7 749 (11.93%) C++
8 428 (6.82%) Python
9 353 (5.62%) Ruby
10 346 (5.51%) T-SQL
11 318 (5.06%) Objective-C
12 282 (4.49%) C
13 267 (4.25%) VB.NET
14 188 (2.99%) VB
15 146 (2.33%) ActionScript
16 130 (2.07%) Perl
17 93 (1.48%) Scala
18 89 (1.42%) PL/SQL
19 79 (1.26%) ActionScript 3.0
20 76 (1.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1240 (19.75%) Degree
2 140 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 122 (1.94%) MCTS
4 117 (1.86%) MCP
5 97 (1.54%) MCAD
5 97 (1.54%) MCSD
6 46 (0.73%) Security Cleared
7 26 (0.41%) ISEB
8 24 (0.38%) MCPD
9 19 (0.30%) SC Cleared
10 17 (0.27%) ISTQB
11 13 (0.21%) CISSP
11 13 (0.21%) CSSLP
12 12 (0.19%) PhD
13 5 (0.080%) Sun Certification
14 4 (0.064%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.064%) HND
14 4 (0.064%) Postgraduate
14 4 (0.064%) PMP
15 3 (0.048%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 370 (5.89%) QA
2 44 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 27 (0.43%) WAI
4 14 (0.22%) SLA
5 6 (0.096%) HL7
6 4 (0.064%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.048%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.048%) BS15000
7 3 (0.048%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.016%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 39 (0.62%) Varnish
2 33 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.27%) Xen
3 17 (0.27%) KVM
4 5 (0.080%) SpamAssassin
5 4 (0.064%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.016%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 41 (0.65%) Puppet
2 40 (0.64%) Vagrant
3 35 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (0.43%) YUM
5 17 (0.27%) HAProxy
5 17 (0.27%) collectd
5 17 (0.27%) StatsD
6 10 (0.16%) Capistrano
7 9 (0.14%) Plesk
Vendors
1 763 (12.15%) Zend
2 722 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 357 (5.69%) Oracle
4 299 (4.76%) Google
5 160 (2.55%) Facebook
6 128 (2.04%) Twitter
7 123 (1.96%) Adobe
8 106 (1.69%) hybris
9 71 (1.13%) SAP
10 61 (0.97%) Rackspace
11 59 (0.94%) JBoss
12 58 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
13 46 (0.73%) EPiServer
14 42 (0.67%) Red Hat
15 31 (0.49%) Telerik
16 30 (0.48%) Sybase
17 27 (0.43%) Apple
18 24 (0.38%) Sitecore
19 23 (0.37%) JD Edwards
20 22 (0.35%) Dell
London
Datascope Recruitment
Salary: £Very Competitve + Stock Opt
Posted: 1 hour ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent benefits - see list!
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum to £60k depending on experien
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bupa, Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ripon, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago