Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 160 140
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 +107
Permanent jobs citing OOP 128 149 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.01% 1.77% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.01% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 115 113 247
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +21.62%
10th Percentile £33,000 £26,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £89,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

OOP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5507 7421 9585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.33% 87.92% 87.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4302 5672 7622
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,450
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Berkshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP in Berkshire.

Salary trend for OOP in Berkshire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Berkshire

OOP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -9 61 £43,000 +1.18% 3
Bracknell +26 17 £50,000 +8.11%
Newbury -5 16 £50,000 +42.86%
Slough +6 11 £40,000 -38.46%
Wokingham +1 7 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Maidenhead +25 6 £60,000 +160.87% 1
Hungerford -2 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Ascot - 1 £57,500 -
OOP
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 76 (59.38%) C#
2 71 (55.47%) OO
3 70 (54.69%) HTML
4 65 (50.78%) JavaScript
5 61 (47.66%) SQL
5 61 (47.66%) Linux
5 61 (47.66%) CSS
6 55 (42.97%) PHP
7 51 (39.84%) Java
8 46 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (34.38%) Python
10 40 (31.25%) Web Services
10 40 (31.25%) Web Development
11 39 (30.47%) Laravel
12 37 (28.91%) MVC
13 35 (27.34%) MySQL
13 35 (27.34%) Symfony
13 35 (27.34%) jQuery
14 34 (26.56%) SQL Server
15 33 (25.78%) Test Automation
16 31 (24.22%) Degree
17 30 (23.44%) Git (software)
18 27 (21.09%) Computer Science
19 26 (20.31%) .NET
19 26 (20.31%) TDD
20 25 (19.53%) Windows
21 22 (17.19%) E-Commerce
21 22 (17.19%) Microsoft
21 22 (17.19%) Docker
21 22 (17.19%) Computer Science Degree

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (10.16%) CMS
2 10 (7.81%) Apache
3 4 (3.13%) Drupal
3 4 (3.13%) Joomla!
3 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.13%) WordPress
4 3 (2.34%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) InfoPath
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.03%) SaaS
3 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.56%) Tricentis Tosca
4 1 (0.78%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Internet
1 3 (2.34%) SMS
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (27.34%) MySQL
2 34 (26.56%) SQL Server
3 19 (14.84%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.03%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.91%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.13%) Big Data
7 4 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.34%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.34%) HBase
8 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.56%) Parquet
9 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (23.44%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.84%) Selenium
3 16 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 16 (12.50%) Maven
4 13 (10.16%) WebDriver
5 12 (9.38%) JIRA
6 11 (8.59%) JMeter
7 9 (7.03%) PHPUnit
7 9 (7.03%) Subversion
8 6 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.91%) HP UFT
9 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.13%) Android Studio
10 4 (3.13%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (2.34%) JBehave
11 3 (2.34%) Ranorex
12 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.56%) RSpec
12 2 (1.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (14.84%) Games
2 13 (10.16%) Finance
3 4 (3.13%) Digital Economy
4 3 (2.34%) Retail
4 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.56%) Back Office
5 2 (1.56%) Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Billing
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (61.72%) Developer
2 44 (34.38%) PHP Developer
3 20 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 16 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 16 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 16 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (10.94%) Linux Developer
5 14 (10.94%) Web Developer
6 13 (10.16%) SQL Developer
6 13 (10.16%) Technical Trainer
6 13 (10.16%) Trainer
7 12 (9.38%) PHP Web Developer
7 12 (9.38%) Software Developer
8 11 (8.59%) Automation Tester
8 11 (8.59%) Software Tester
8 11 (8.59%) Tester
9 10 (7.81%) Analyst
10 7 (5.47%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (4.69%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.69%) Technical Instructor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (54.69%) HTML
2 61 (47.66%) CSS
3 40 (31.25%) Web Services
4 39 (30.47%) Laravel
5 35 (27.34%) jQuery
5 35 (27.34%) Symfony
6 26 (20.31%) .NET
7 17 (13.28%) .NET Framework
7 17 (13.28%) XML
8 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 15 (11.72%) HTML5
9 15 (11.72%) Node.js
9 15 (11.72%) SOAP
9 15 (11.72%) Spring
10 14 (10.94%) AngularJS
10 14 (10.94%) JMS
11 12 (9.38%) Entity Framework
12 11 (8.59%) Yii
13 10 (7.81%) CSS3
13 10 (7.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.09%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.47%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.13%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.56%) DataPower
6 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (47.66%) Linux
2 25 (19.53%) Windows
3 5 (3.91%) Android
4 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.56%) CentOS
5 2 (1.56%) Debian
5 2 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (55.47%) OO
2 46 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (31.25%) Web Development
4 37 (28.91%) MVC
5 33 (25.78%) Test Automation
6 26 (20.31%) TDD
7 22 (17.19%) E-Commerce
8 19 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (14.84%) OOD
9 16 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 14 (10.94%) Software Testing
11 13 (10.16%) API Integration
11 13 (10.16%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (9.38%) Scrum
13 11 (8.59%) Performance Testing
14 10 (7.81%) BDD
15 9 (7.03%) Project Management
15 9 (7.03%) Use Case
16 7 (5.47%) Software Engineering
17 6 (4.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 76 (59.38%) C#
2 65 (50.78%) JavaScript
3 61 (47.66%) SQL
4 55 (42.97%) PHP
5 51 (39.84%) Java
6 44 (34.38%) Python
7 17 (13.28%) Bash Shell
8 10 (7.81%) VB.NET
9 7 (5.47%) Ruby
10 6 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.69%) VB
11 5 (3.91%) C++
12 4 (3.13%) Apex Code
12 4 (3.13%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.13%) Scala
13 3 (2.34%) C
14 1 (0.78%) Go
14 1 (0.78%) VC++
14 1 (0.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (24.22%) Degree
2 22 (17.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.91%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.81%) QA
System Software
1 22 (17.19%) Docker
2 2 (1.56%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.56%) HDFS
3 1 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.78%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.16%) Zend
3 6 (4.69%) IBM
4 4 (3.13%) DevExpress
4 4 (3.13%) Informatica
4 4 (3.13%) Jitterbit
4 4 (3.13%) RedGate
4 4 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.13%) SAP
4 4 (3.13%) ServiceNow
4 4 (3.13%) Telerik
5 3 (2.34%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle
6 2 (1.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.78%) Dell
7 1 (0.78%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.78%) Virgin Media