Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 151 159
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8 +81
Permanent jobs citing OOP 125 131 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.86% 1.72% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.97% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 115 101 207
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +9.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 5,840 6,664 9,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.84% 87.36% 87.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4,659 5,085 7,904
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,600 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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 66 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Newbury -9 21 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Bracknell +8 16 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Maidenhead -5 8 £60,000 +34.83% 2
Hungerford +6 4 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Slough +11 3 £40,000 +14.29%
Wokingham -11 2 £40,000 +23.08%
Ascot - 1 £60,000 -
OOP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 79 (63.20%) OO
2 71 (56.80%) C#
3 67 (53.60%) JavaScript
4 62 (49.60%) HTML
5 60 (48.00%) Linux
5 60 (48.00%) CSS
6 59 (47.20%) SQL
7 57 (45.60%) Java
8 52 (41.60%) PHP
9 46 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (34.40%) Python
11 39 (31.20%) SQL Server
12 38 (30.40%) Test Automation
13 37 (29.60%) Web Services
14 36 (28.80%) Laravel
15 35 (28.00%) Web Development
16 34 (27.20%) jQuery
17 32 (25.60%) Degree
17 32 (25.60%) TDD
17 32 (25.60%) MVC
18 31 (24.80%) Windows
19 30 (24.00%) Symfony
20 29 (23.20%) Computer Science
20 29 (23.20%) MySQL
21 25 (20.00%) Selenium
22 24 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
23 22 (17.60%) .NET
23 22 (17.60%) E-Commerce
24 20 (16.00%) Scrum
24 20 (16.00%) WebDriver

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 9 (7.20%) CMS
2 7 (5.60%) Drupal
2 7 (5.60%) WordPress
3 6 (4.80%) Joomla!
4 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.60%) Apache
5 2 (1.60%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) InfoPath
1 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.80%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.80%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) Internet
2 2 (1.60%) SMS
3 1 (0.80%) HTTP
3 1 (0.80%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.20%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.20%) MySQL
3 8 (6.40%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.40%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.60%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.60%) Big Data
6 2 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.60%) HBase
6 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.80%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 25 (20.00%) Selenium
2 20 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 20 (16.00%) WebDriver
3 19 (15.20%) Git (software)
4 17 (13.60%) JMeter
5 13 (10.40%) Maven
6 7 (5.60%) Subversion
7 5 (4.00%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.20%) HP UFT
8 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (2.40%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.40%) JIRA
10 2 (1.60%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.60%) JBehave
10 2 (1.60%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.60%) Ranorex
10 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.80%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (12.00%) Games
2 10 (8.00%) Finance
3 4 (3.20%) Digital Economy
3 4 (3.20%) Marketing
4 2 (1.60%) Back Office
4 2 (1.60%) Billing
5 1 (0.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (64.00%) Developer
2 41 (32.80%) PHP Developer
3 17 (13.60%) Automation Tester
3 17 (13.60%) Software Developer
3 17 (13.60%) Software Tester
3 17 (13.60%) Tester
4 16 (12.80%) .NET Developer
4 16 (12.80%) JavaScript Developer
5 15 (12.00%) HTML Developer
5 15 (12.00%) Linux Developer
6 14 (11.20%) C# Developer
6 14 (11.20%) PHP Web Developer
6 14 (11.20%) Software Engineer
6 14 (11.20%) Web Developer
7 13 (10.40%) SQL Developer
8 12 (9.60%) Java Engineer
8 12 (9.60%) Technical Trainer
8 12 (9.60%) Trainer
9 10 (8.00%) Test Automation Developer
10 8 (6.40%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (49.60%) HTML
2 60 (48.00%) CSS
3 37 (29.60%) Web Services
4 36 (28.80%) Laravel
5 34 (27.20%) jQuery
6 30 (24.00%) Symfony
7 22 (17.60%) .NET
8 19 (15.20%) AngularJS
9 16 (12.80%) Node.js
9 16 (12.80%) Spring
10 15 (12.00%) .NET Framework
10 15 (12.00%) SOAP
11 14 (11.20%) XML
12 13 (10.40%) JMS
13 12 (9.60%) Entity Framework
14 11 (8.80%) Ajax
15 10 (8.00%) Yii
16 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET
16 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (6.40%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.20%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.60%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.20%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.60%) DataPower
5 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 60 (48.00%) Linux
2 31 (24.80%) Windows
3 2 (1.60%) Android
3 2 (1.60%) CentOS
3 2 (1.60%) Debian
3 2 (1.60%) Unix
4 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (63.20%) OO
2 46 (36.80%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (30.40%) Test Automation
4 35 (28.00%) Web Development
5 32 (25.60%) MVC
5 32 (25.60%) TDD
6 24 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (17.60%) E-Commerce
8 20 (16.00%) Scrum
9 17 (13.60%) Performance Testing
10 16 (12.80%) Software Engineering
11 15 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (11.20%) OOD
13 12 (9.60%) API Integration
13 12 (9.60%) Mentoring
14 11 (8.80%) Software Testing
15 10 (8.00%) Mathematics
15 10 (8.00%) Use Case
16 9 (7.20%) BDD
17 6 (4.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 71 (56.80%) C#
2 67 (53.60%) JavaScript
3 59 (47.20%) SQL
4 57 (45.60%) Java
5 52 (41.60%) PHP
6 43 (34.40%) Python
7 15 (12.00%) Bash Shell
8 13 (10.40%) Ruby
9 12 (9.60%) VB.NET
10 9 (7.20%) T-SQL
10 9 (7.20%) VB
11 5 (4.00%) C++
12 4 (3.20%) Apex Code
12 4 (3.20%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.40%) C
13 3 (2.40%) Scala
14 1 (0.80%) Go
14 1 (0.80%) XAML
Qualifications
1 32 (25.60%) Degree
2 19 (15.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.40%) ISEB
4 3 (2.40%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) QA
System Software
1 20 (16.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.80%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.80%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (1.60%) Puppet
3 1 (0.80%) Ansible
3 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.60%) Zend
3 4 (3.20%) DevExpress
3 4 (3.20%) Informatica
3 4 (3.20%) Jitterbit
3 4 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.20%) SAP
3 4 (3.20%) ServiceNow
3 4 (3.20%) Telerik
4 3 (2.40%) IBM
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle
5 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.60%) RedGate
6 1 (0.80%) Dell
6 1 (0.80%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.80%) Virgin Media
6 1 (0.80%) Xamarin