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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 136 150 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2493 2341 3053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.43% 2.12% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.47% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2225 2057 2666
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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
89899 94925 101915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.67% 85.97% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 74807 76710 82206
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 £32,000 £30,500
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 5 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 5 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 +16 2396 £45,000 +5.88% 377
London +28 971 £55,000 +4.76% 167
South East +56 620 £40,000 -5.88% 59
Surrey +46 193 £42,500 -10.52% 11
East of England +47 181 £49,500 +13.14% 12
Hampshire +57 176 £35,000 -12.50% 18
North West -22 151 £35,000 -4.76% 40
Yorkshire +17 140 £35,000 -6.66% 31
City of London +19 132 £55,000 +1.85% 30
West Midlands -9 131 £37,500 +10.29% 17
South West -18 117 £40,000 +6.66% 25
West Yorkshire +19 94 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Cambridgeshire +46 92 £47,500 - 4
Manchester -26 87 £37,500 - 27
Leeds +26 86 £35,000 -6.66% 9
East Midlands +8 73 £40,000 +6.66% 18
Reigate +30 62 £37,500 -36.17%
Cambridge +35 58 £47,500 - 3
Berkshire -7 56 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Southampton +42 55 £36,500 -33.63% 2
Staffordshire +23 55 £40,000 +15.94% 4
Fareham +8 54 £27,500 -31.25% 7
West Sussex +24 52 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Sussex 0 46 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Scotland -4 45 £45,000 +16.88% 8
Buckinghamshire +22 44 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Brighton +11 44 £55,000 +41.93% 2
Reading +13 41 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Guildford +30 40 £37,500 -3.84% 2
Nottinghamshire +26 39 £40,000 +14.28% 5

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 2881 (57.61%) OO
2 2564 (51.27%) JavaScript
3 2368 (47.35%) HTML
4 2328 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
5 2198 (43.95%) CSS
6 1773 (35.45%) C#
7 1594 (31.87%) MVC
8 1576 (31.51%) Java
9 1524 (30.47%) PHP
10 1493 (29.85%) .NET
11 1343 (26.85%) MySQL
12 1323 (26.45%) jQuery
13 1307 (26.13%) SQL
14 1196 (23.92%) TDD
15 1154 (23.08%) Software Engineering
16 1132 (22.64%) Git (software)
17 1130 (22.60%) Degree
18 1071 (21.42%) SQL Server
19 1009 (20.18%) HTML5
20 1007 (20.14%) Linux
21 978 (19.56%) Web Development
22 918 (18.36%) Scrum
23 888 (17.76%) Web Services
24 854 (17.08%) Computer Science
25 793 (15.86%) ASP.NET
26 791 (15.82%) Finance
27 785 (15.70%) C++
28 783 (15.66%) XML
29 710 (14.20%) CSS3
30 683 (13.66%) 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
1 417 (8.34%) Apache
2 383 (7.66%) Node.js
3 179 (3.58%) CMS
4 147 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
5 100 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 99 (1.98%) IIS
7 93 (1.86%) WordPress
8 68 (1.36%) JBoss
9 64 (1.28%) Drupal
10 54 (1.08%) Apache Spark
11 51 (1.02%) SharePoint
12 45 (0.90%) Mule
12 45 (0.90%) WebSphere
13 40 (0.80%) WebLogic
14 35 (0.70%) nginx
15 32 (0.64%) Confluence
16 29 (0.58%) SAS
17 28 (0.56%) Umbraco
18 25 (0.50%) ColdFusion
19 23 (0.46%) LiveLink
Applications
1 255 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 117 (2.34%) Photoshop
3 52 (1.04%) GIMP
4 19 (0.38%) MS Office
5 15 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.18%) 3ds Max
7 7 (0.14%) SPSS
8 4 (0.080%) Blender
8 4 (0.080%) Maya
8 4 (0.080%) MS Project
9 3 (0.060%) Weka
10 2 (0.040%) HipChat
11 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.020%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.020%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 109 (2.18%) Magento
2 30 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 27 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
4 16 (0.32%) Shopify
5 11 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
5 11 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 10 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.18%) OpenCart
8 7 (0.14%) SAP CRM
9 6 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
10 5 (0.100%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.100%) Oracle BPM
10 5 (0.100%) SAP GRC
10 5 (0.100%) SAP R/3
10 5 (0.100%) Visualfiles
11 4 (0.080%) SAP APO
11 4 (0.080%) SAP IS-U
12 3 (0.060%) Endur
12 3 (0.060%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 262 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (3.22%) SaaS
3 155 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 115 (2.30%) GitHub
5 89 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
6 58 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 54 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
8 41 (0.82%) Google Compute Engine
9 27 (0.54%) Force.com
10 24 (0.48%) Heroku
11 23 (0.46%) Amazon S3
12 19 (0.38%) Bluemix
13 14 (0.28%) Google Analytics
14 11 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
14 11 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
14 11 (0.22%) Trello
15 10 (0.20%) CloudFront
16 9 (0.18%) Google App Engine
17 7 (0.14%) Google Drive
18 5 (0.100%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 101 (2.02%) Internet
2 95 (1.90%) HTTP
3 70 (1.40%) DNS
4 57 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 32 (0.64%) Intranet
5 32 (0.64%) LDAP
6 26 (0.52%) SMTP
7 18 (0.36%) HTTPS
8 17 (0.34%) SSH
9 12 (0.24%) Extranet
10 11 (0.22%) Multicast
11 10 (0.20%) SSL
12 7 (0.14%) VPN
13 6 (0.12%) Wireless
14 5 (0.100%) Ethernet
15 4 (0.080%) Network Security
15 4 (0.080%) VoIP
16 3 (0.060%) CTI
16 3 (0.060%) X.25
17 2 (0.040%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1343 (26.85%) MySQL
2 1071 (21.42%) SQL Server
3 431 (8.62%) Relational Database
4 312 (6.24%) NoSQL
5 286 (5.72%) MongoDB
6 187 (3.74%) Big Data
7 139 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 132 (2.64%) Hadoop
9 116 (2.32%) RDBMS
10 112 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
11 104 (2.08%) Redis
12 98 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
13 87 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 77 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
15 53 (1.06%) Oracle Database
16 51 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 48 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 44 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 29 (0.58%) DB2
19 29 (0.58%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1132 (22.64%) Git (software)
2 541 (10.82%) Subversion
3 275 (5.50%) Visual Studio
4 257 (5.14%) Selenium
5 218 (4.36%) JIRA
6 187 (3.74%) Jenkins
7 184 (3.68%) PHPUnit
8 182 (3.64%) JUnit
9 167 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 149 (2.98%) NUnit
11 133 (2.66%) Maven
12 126 (2.52%) Cucumber
13 115 (2.30%) WebDriver
14 109 (2.18%) Eclipse
15 85 (1.70%) Moq
16 84 (1.68%) gulp
17 80 (1.60%) Rhino Mocks
18 76 (1.52%) Grunt
19 72 (1.44%) Xcode
20 61 (1.22%) Bitbucket
General
1 791 (15.82%) Finance
2 315 (6.30%) Marketing
3 241 (4.82%) Games
4 164 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 149 (2.98%) Banking
6 147 (2.94%) Retail
7 57 (1.14%) Automotive
8 56 (1.12%) Aerospace
9 54 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 53 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 52 (1.04%) Advertising
11 52 (1.04%) Law
12 45 (0.90%) Publishing
13 44 (0.88%) Front Office
14 35 (0.70%) Electronics
15 30 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
16 27 (0.54%) Back Office
17 25 (0.50%) Financial Institution
18 17 (0.34%) Legal
19 14 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4033 (80.64%) Developer
2 1072 (21.44%) PHP Developer
3 823 (16.46%) .NET Developer
4 766 (15.32%) C# Developer
5 717 (14.34%) Senior Developer
6 581 (11.62%) Java Developer
7 534 (10.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 513 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 474 (9.48%) Web Developer
10 413 (8.26%) Software Developer
11 381 (7.62%) Software Engineer
12 335 (6.70%) HTML Developer
13 268 (5.36%) PHP Web Developer
14 256 (5.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 255 (5.10%) Junior
16 233 (4.66%) Junior Developer
17 232 (4.64%) Agile Developer
18 228 (4.56%) ASP.NET Developer
19 222 (4.44%) Senior PHP Developer
20 220 (4.40%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2368 (47.35%) HTML
2 2198 (43.95%) CSS
3 1493 (29.85%) .NET
4 1323 (26.45%) jQuery
5 1009 (20.18%) HTML5
6 888 (17.76%) Web Services
7 793 (15.86%) ASP.NET
8 783 (15.66%) XML
9 710 (14.20%) CSS3
10 683 (13.66%) AngularJS
11 580 (11.60%) LAMP
12 561 (11.22%) JSON
13 527 (10.54%) Ajax
14 495 (9.90%) REST
15 474 (9.48%) .NET Framework
16 411 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
17 367 (7.34%) RESTful
18 366 (7.32%) Spring
19 362 (7.24%) Symfony
20 334 (6.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 854 (17.08%) Computer Science
2 319 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 269 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 252 (5.04%) Algorithms
5 248 (4.96%) User Experience
6 206 (4.12%) Mathematics
7 162 (3.24%) iPad
8 154 (3.08%) Data Structures
9 94 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 90 (1.80%) Fintech
11 89 (1.78%) iPhone
12 72 (1.44%) N-Tier
13 71 (1.42%) Hedge funds
14 68 (1.36%) Client/Server
14 68 (1.36%) Inversion of Control
15 56 (1.12%) Visualisation
16 52 (1.04%) Physics
17 47 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 45 (0.90%) Social Media
19 42 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1007 (20.14%) Linux
2 673 (13.46%) Windows
3 364 (7.28%) Apple iOS
4 334 (6.68%) Android
5 219 (4.38%) Unix
6 94 (1.88%) Debian
7 51 (1.02%) Mac OS X
8 42 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
9 30 (0.60%) Mac OS
10 29 (0.58%) Windows Server
11 28 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 24 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.20%) Windows 10
15 10 (0.20%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.12%) CentOS
16 6 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
17 5 (0.100%) MVS
17 5 (0.100%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2881 (57.61%) OO
2 2328 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1594 (31.87%) MVC
4 1196 (23.92%) TDD
5 1154 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 978 (19.56%) Web Development
7 918 (18.36%) Scrum
8 566 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
9 518 (10.36%) Unit Testing
10 487 (9.74%) BDD
11 481 (9.62%) E-Commerce
12 435 (8.70%) OOD
13 398 (7.96%) Front End Development
14 390 (7.80%) SDLC
15 284 (5.68%) Multithreading
16 272 (5.44%) SOLID
17 268 (5.36%) iOS Development
18 253 (5.06%) Open Source
19 215 (4.30%) SOA
20 213 (4.26%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2564 (51.27%) JavaScript
2 1773 (35.45%) C#
3 1576 (31.51%) Java
4 1524 (30.47%) PHP
5 1307 (26.13%) SQL
6 785 (15.70%) C++
7 535 (10.70%) Python
8 296 (5.92%) Ruby
9 260 (5.20%) T-SQL
10 245 (4.90%) Objective-C
11 209 (4.18%) C
12 181 (3.62%) VB.NET
13 170 (3.40%) Scala
14 163 (3.26%) PHP 5
15 115 (2.30%) Perl
16 79 (1.58%) PL/SQL
17 76 (1.52%) VB
18 60 (1.20%) Apple Swift
19 54 (1.08%) TypeScript
20 50 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1130 (22.60%) Degree
2 55 (1.10%) PhD
3 42 (0.84%) Security Cleared
4 38 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (0.68%) Brainbench
6 28 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 26 (0.52%) ISEB
8 21 (0.42%) ISTQB
9 20 (0.40%) DV Cleared
10 16 (0.32%) Sun Certification
11 11 (0.22%) MCSD
12 7 (0.14%) IIBA
12 7 (0.14%) MCPD
13 6 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.080%) DBS Check
14 4 (0.080%) Oracle Certification
15 3 (0.060%) CTC Cleared
15 3 (0.060%) HND
16 2 (0.040%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (5.36%) QA
2 16 (0.32%) SDET
3 6 (0.12%) WAI
4 5 (0.100%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.100%) HL7
5 4 (0.080%) Basel II
5 4 (0.080%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.080%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.060%) MiFID
6 3 (0.060%) SLA
6 3 (0.060%) WCAG
7 1 (0.020%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.020%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.020%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.020%) MISRA
System Software
1 84 (1.68%) Docker
2 33 (0.66%) Varnish
3 24 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 23 (0.46%) Squid
5 11 (0.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.080%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.040%) Firmware
7 2 (0.040%) HDFS
8 1 (0.020%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.020%) LXC
Systems Management
1 48 (0.96%) Puppet
2 31 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.34%) yum
4 12 (0.24%) Graphite
5 8 (0.16%) Ansible
6 7 (0.14%) logstash
7 6 (0.12%) Grafana
7 6 (0.12%) Kibana
7 6 (0.12%) StatsD
8 4 (0.080%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.060%) TeamSite
10 2 (0.040%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.040%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.020%) Foglight
11 1 (0.020%) Jitterbit
11 1 (0.020%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 523 (10.46%) Microsoft
2 322 (6.44%) Zend
3 296 (5.92%) Oracle
4 175 (3.50%) Google
5 134 (2.68%) Apple
6 107 (2.14%) Twitter
7 106 (2.12%) Adobe
8 75 (1.50%) Facebook
9 71 (1.42%) SAP
10 63 (1.26%) hybris
11 56 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
12 44 (0.88%) IBM
13 35 (0.70%) Sitecore
14 31 (0.62%) Red Hat
15 30 (0.60%) Informatica
16 26 (0.52%) Sybase
17 23 (0.46%) Atlassian
18 21 (0.42%) Splunk
19 19 (0.38%) DevExpress
19 19 (0.38%) Sun
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 36 minutes ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Great package and benefits
Posted: 58 minutes ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ifftner Solutions
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Roc Search Limited
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Walton-on-thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: 40K-55K + up to 30 days Holidays + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
IT Talent Solutions Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi Time
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £20000 - £24000 Per Annum Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified to £80k + uncapped high variable + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £20k-£25k (DOE)
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
UK
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Equity shares
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
Which?
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £50,000 DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago