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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 132 153 119
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -34
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2430 2295 3063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.47% 2.10% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 2.42% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 1979 2741
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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
86518 95019 103203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.85% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 72369 77647 83700
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 June 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 June 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 +24 2330 £45,000 +5.88% 380
London +40 1020 £55,000 +4.76% 157
South East +79 528 £42,500 - 68
East of England +60 192 £45,000 - 22
Surrey +68 158 £47,500 -5.00% 16
West Midlands -12 135 £31,500 -10.00% 12
North West +4 133 £38,500 -1.28% 40
City of London +21 117 £50,000 -11.11% 33
South West -23 116 £39,000 +4.00% 30
Yorkshire -32 114 £40,000 +14.28% 25
Hampshire +30 111 £35,000 - 19
Manchester +5 88 £42,500 +8.97% 22
Cambridgeshire +38 77 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Berkshire +30 76 £50,000 +17.64% 11
West Yorkshire -40 73 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Reading +45 69 £50,000 +11.11% 10
East Midlands -11 67 £37,500 - 18
Leeds -23 61 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Staffordshire +16 59 £34,000 -5.55% 1
Oxfordshire +18 56 £42,500 +30.76% 5
Cambridge +20 49 £48,250 +12.86% 6
West Sussex +23 47 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Walton-on-Thames -5 44 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Gloucestershire +39 43 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Fareham +6 42 £27,500 +7.84% 5
East Sussex +7 37 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Wales +9 35 £35,000 -
Wallingford +5 35 £33,500 -29.47% 3
Scotland -11 35 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Essex +20 34 £62,500 +108.33% 3

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 2803 (56.36%) OO
2 2570 (51.68%) JavaScript
3 2337 (46.99%) HTML
4 2311 (46.47%) Agile Software Development
5 2175 (43.74%) CSS
6 1717 (34.53%) C#
7 1603 (32.23%) MVC
8 1553 (31.23%) Java
9 1491 (29.98%) PHP
10 1413 (28.41%) .NET
11 1288 (25.90%) jQuery
12 1249 (25.12%) SQL
13 1247 (25.08%) MySQL
14 1216 (24.45%) TDD
15 1143 (22.98%) Software Engineering
16 1079 (21.70%) Degree
17 1068 (21.48%) Git (software)
18 1034 (20.79%) Web Development
19 1018 (20.47%) HTML5
20 1009 (20.29%) Linux
21 943 (18.96%) Scrum
22 930 (18.70%) SQL Server
23 861 (17.31%) Web Services
24 815 (16.39%) Computer Science
25 804 (16.17%) ASP.NET
26 796 (16.01%) Finance
27 771 (15.50%) C++
28 728 (14.64%) XML
29 721 (14.50%) AngularJS
30 702 (14.12%) CSS3

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
1 382 (7.68%) Apache
2 176 (3.54%) CMS
3 164 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
4 89 (1.79%) IIS
4 89 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 87 (1.75%) WordPress
6 73 (1.47%) JBoss
7 66 (1.33%) SharePoint
8 61 (1.23%) Drupal
9 56 (1.13%) Apache Spark
10 54 (1.09%) Mule
11 41 (0.82%) WebSphere
12 36 (0.72%) Umbraco
12 36 (0.72%) WebLogic
13 30 (0.60%) Confluence
14 29 (0.58%) nginx
15 28 (0.56%) Apache Solr
16 25 (0.50%) ColdFusion
16 25 (0.50%) Mule ESB
17 23 (0.46%) SAS
Applications
1 220 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 99 (1.99%) Photoshop
3 39 (0.78%) GIMP
4 27 (0.54%) MS Office
5 23 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.12%) SPSS
8 5 (0.10%) 3ds Max
9 4 (0.080%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.080%) Weka
10 3 (0.060%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.060%) HipChat
11 2 (0.040%) MS Project
12 1 (0.020%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 105 (2.11%) Magento
2 38 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 37 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.32%) Shopify
5 13 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
6 10 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 9 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
8 8 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
8 8 (0.16%) SAP CRM
9 7 (0.14%) OpenCart
9 7 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
10 5 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.10%) SAP GRC
10 5 (0.10%) SAP R/3
11 4 (0.080%) BusinessWorks
11 4 (0.080%) Radian6
12 3 (0.060%) Eikon
12 3 (0.060%) Endur
12 3 (0.060%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 266 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 150 (3.02%) SaaS
3 140 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 107 (2.15%) GitHub
5 76 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
6 50 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
7 44 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 31 (0.62%) Google Compute Engine
9 26 (0.52%) Google Play
10 25 (0.50%) Heroku
11 24 (0.48%) iTunes
12 18 (0.36%) Amazon S3
12 18 (0.36%) Force.com
13 17 (0.34%) Google Analytics
14 12 (0.24%) Trello
15 10 (0.20%) Bluemix
16 6 (0.12%) Office 365
17 5 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
17 5 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
17 5 (0.10%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 104 (2.09%) Internet
2 69 (1.39%) HTTP
3 59 (1.19%) DNS
4 47 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 35 (0.70%) Intranet
6 34 (0.68%) SMTP
7 32 (0.64%) LDAP
8 23 (0.46%) Multicast
9 18 (0.36%) SSH
10 14 (0.28%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.16%) SSL
12 6 (0.12%) Extranet
12 6 (0.12%) MPLS
12 6 (0.12%) VPN
13 5 (0.10%) Broadband
13 5 (0.10%) Network Security
14 3 (0.060%) CTI
14 3 (0.060%) Ethernet
14 3 (0.060%) Firewall
14 3 (0.060%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1247 (25.08%) MySQL
2 930 (18.70%) SQL Server
3 441 (8.87%) Relational Database
4 273 (5.49%) MongoDB
5 271 (5.45%) NoSQL
6 165 (3.32%) Big Data
7 111 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 110 (2.21%) Hadoop
9 107 (2.15%) RDBMS
10 98 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
11 91 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 83 (1.67%) Redis
13 70 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
14 48 (0.97%) Oracle Database
15 47 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 45 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 43 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
18 39 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 28 (0.56%) HBase
20 27 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1068 (21.48%) Git (software)
2 498 (10.01%) Subversion
3 280 (5.63%) Visual Studio
4 231 (4.65%) Selenium
5 218 (4.38%) JIRA
6 199 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 187 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 168 (3.38%) JUnit
9 148 (2.98%) PHPUnit
10 141 (2.84%) NUnit
11 132 (2.65%) Cucumber
12 129 (2.59%) Eclipse
13 109 (2.19%) Maven
14 101 (2.03%) WebDriver
15 82 (1.65%) Rhino Mocks
16 75 (1.51%) Moq
17 73 (1.47%) gulp
18 71 (1.43%) Xcode
19 62 (1.25%) Grunt
20 55 (1.11%) MSTest
General
1 796 (16.01%) Finance
2 314 (6.31%) Marketing
3 247 (4.97%) Games
4 197 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 130 (2.61%) Banking
6 106 (2.13%) Retail
7 105 (2.11%) Automotive
8 101 (2.03%) Aerospace
9 60 (1.21%) Manufacturing
10 52 (1.05%) Electronics
11 47 (0.95%) Publishing
12 46 (0.92%) Law
13 45 (0.90%) Front Office
14 44 (0.88%) Investment Banking
15 40 (0.80%) Advertising
16 28 (0.56%) Back Office
16 28 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
17 24 (0.48%) Financial Institution
18 17 (0.34%) Legal
19 13 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4069 (81.82%) Developer
2 1091 (21.94%) PHP Developer
3 804 (16.17%) .NET Developer
4 739 (14.86%) Senior Developer
5 734 (14.76%) C# Developer
6 584 (11.74%) Java Developer
7 541 (10.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 518 (10.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 491 (9.87%) Web Developer
10 470 (9.45%) Software Developer
11 361 (7.26%) Software Engineer
12 333 (6.70%) HTML Developer
13 305 (6.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 272 (5.47%) PHP Web Developer
15 263 (5.29%) Junior
16 250 (5.03%) Agile Developer
17 243 (4.89%) ASP.NET Developer
17 243 (4.89%) Graduate
18 241 (4.85%) Junior Developer
19 240 (4.83%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2337 (46.99%) HTML
2 2175 (43.74%) CSS
3 1413 (28.41%) .NET
4 1288 (25.90%) jQuery
5 1018 (20.47%) HTML5
6 861 (17.31%) Web Services
7 804 (16.17%) ASP.NET
8 728 (14.64%) XML
9 721 (14.50%) AngularJS
10 702 (14.12%) CSS3
11 612 (12.31%) LAMP
12 509 (10.24%) JSON
13 478 (9.61%) Ajax
14 460 (9.25%) .NET Framework
15 449 (9.03%) REST
16 447 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
17 384 (7.72%) Node.js
18 366 (7.36%) RESTful
19 364 (7.32%) Symfony
20 360 (7.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 815 (16.39%) Computer Science
2 318 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
3 288 (5.79%) Mobile App
4 240 (4.83%) Algorithms
5 234 (4.71%) User Experience
6 208 (4.18%) Mathematics
7 181 (3.64%) iPad
8 150 (3.02%) Data Structures
9 114 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
10 101 (2.03%) Fintech
11 82 (1.65%) N-Tier
12 81 (1.63%) iPhone
13 71 (1.43%) Hedge funds
13 71 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
14 69 (1.39%) Client/Server
15 66 (1.33%) Visualisation
16 60 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 60 (1.21%) Physics
17 44 (0.88%) Social Media
18 41 (0.82%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1009 (20.29%) Linux
2 680 (13.67%) Windows
3 361 (7.26%) Apple iOS
4 309 (6.21%) Android
5 196 (3.94%) Unix
6 90 (1.81%) Debian
7 47 (0.95%) Mac OS X
8 41 (0.82%) Windows Server
9 31 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 31 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
10 26 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 24 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.20%) Windows 10
15 8 (0.16%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.14%) CentOS
17 5 (0.10%) MVS
18 3 (0.060%) Embedded Linux
18 3 (0.060%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2803 (56.36%) OO
2 2311 (46.47%) Agile Software Development
3 1603 (32.23%) MVC
4 1216 (24.45%) TDD
5 1143 (22.98%) Software Engineering
6 1034 (20.79%) Web Development
7 943 (18.96%) Scrum
8 528 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
9 498 (10.01%) E-Commerce
10 486 (9.77%) Unit Testing
11 478 (9.61%) BDD
12 466 (9.37%) Front End Development
13 416 (8.37%) SDLC
14 385 (7.74%) OOD
15 268 (5.39%) iOS Development
16 265 (5.33%) SOA
17 263 (5.29%) Multithreading
18 245 (4.93%) Open Source
19 244 (4.91%) SOLID
20 235 (4.73%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2570 (51.68%) JavaScript
2 1717 (34.53%) C#
3 1553 (31.23%) Java
4 1491 (29.98%) PHP
5 1249 (25.12%) SQL
6 771 (15.50%) C++
7 541 (10.88%) Python
8 283 (5.69%) Ruby
9 268 (5.39%) T-SQL
10 242 (4.87%) Objective-C
11 199 (4.00%) C
12 175 (3.52%) VB.NET
13 168 (3.38%) Scala
14 160 (3.22%) PHP 5
15 104 (2.09%) Perl
16 73 (1.47%) Apple Swift
17 64 (1.29%) TypeScript
18 63 (1.27%) VB
19 61 (1.23%) PL/SQL
20 55 (1.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1079 (21.70%) Degree
2 53 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (1.03%) PhD
4 46 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 28 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 27 (0.54%) ISEB
7 26 (0.52%) Brainbench
8 24 (0.48%) ISTQB
9 16 (0.32%) DV Cleared
10 15 (0.30%) MCSD
11 13 (0.26%) Sun Certification
12 9 (0.18%) IIBA
13 7 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
14 6 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
16 4 (0.080%) DBS Check
17 2 (0.040%) Cisco Certification
17 2 (0.040%) JNCIP
17 2 (0.040%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 300 (6.03%) QA
2 10 (0.20%) SDET
2 10 (0.20%) WAI
3 5 (0.10%) HL7
3 5 (0.10%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.060%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.060%) DO-178B
4 3 (0.060%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.060%) MiFID
4 3 (0.060%) SLA
4 3 (0.060%) WCAG
5 2 (0.040%) Basel II
6 1 (0.020%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.020%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 105 (2.11%) Docker
2 22 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 20 (0.40%) Varnish
4 19 (0.38%) Squid
5 13 (0.26%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.12%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.060%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.040%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.020%) LXC
Systems Management
1 54 (1.09%) Puppet
2 34 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (0.38%) yum
4 11 (0.22%) Ansible
5 7 (0.14%) Graphite
6 5 (0.10%) Grafana
6 5 (0.10%) Kibana
6 5 (0.10%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.10%) logstash
6 5 (0.10%) StatsD
7 3 (0.060%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.040%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.020%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.020%) Control-M
9 1 (0.020%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.020%) Foglight
9 1 (0.020%) Jitterbit
9 1 (0.020%) Mesos
9 1 (0.020%) Salt
Vendors
1 518 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 318 (6.39%) Zend
3 274 (5.51%) Oracle
4 146 (2.94%) Google
5 130 (2.61%) Apple
6 88 (1.77%) Adobe
7 83 (1.67%) Twitter
8 64 (1.29%) Facebook
8 64 (1.29%) SAP
9 51 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
10 43 (0.86%) hybris
11 38 (0.76%) Sitecore
12 33 (0.66%) IBM
13 29 (0.58%) TIBCO
14 28 (0.56%) DevExpress
15 26 (0.52%) Red Hat
15 26 (0.52%) Splunk
16 25 (0.50%) Atlassian
17 24 (0.48%) Informatica
18 23 (0.46%) Sun
Wigan, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum (depending on experience) + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £33,000 per annum Circa £33,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, medical etc
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Mobile, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 5 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 30,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 55k + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + £3.5k on call + Benefits
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + excellent benefi
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago