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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 161 169
Rank change year-on-year +48 +8  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 75 57 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.22% 1.16% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 1.33% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 60 43 63
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £38,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £64,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2869 4270 4811
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.88% 86.95% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2253 3443 3437
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 April 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 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 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
Reading +31 45 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Newbury - 7 £35,000 - 1
Bracknell +14 4 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Maidenhead +5 4 £44,500 -28.80%
Wokingham - 2 £40,000 -
Slough +14 1 £55,000 +12.82%
OOP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 86 (62.32%) JavaScript
2 82 (59.42%) OO
3 81 (58.70%) HTML
4 77 (55.80%) CSS
5 64 (46.38%) Java
6 60 (43.48%) Software Engineering
7 58 (42.03%) Linux
8 48 (34.78%) Scrum
9 45 (32.61%) SDLC
10 43 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (29.71%) C#
11 41 (29.71%) C++
12 40 (28.99%) PHP
13 38 (27.54%) SQL
14 35 (25.36%) Python
15 33 (23.91%) Relational Database
16 32 (23.19%) jQuery
16 32 (23.19%) .NET
16 32 (23.19%) Ajax
16 32 (23.19%) Degree
17 27 (19.57%) ASP.NET
17 27 (19.57%) MVC
18 25 (18.12%) Eclipse
18 25 (18.12%) Data Protection
19 22 (15.94%) TDD
20 21 (15.22%) MySQL
20 21 (15.22%) WordPress
20 21 (15.22%) Drupal
20 21 (15.22%) Computer Science
21 20 (14.49%) Web Development

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 21 (15.22%) Drupal
1 21 (15.22%) WordPress
2 9 (6.52%) Apache
3 6 (4.35%) CMS
4 2 (1.45%) IIS
4 2 (1.45%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) Internet
2 4 (2.90%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.91%) Relational Database
2 21 (15.22%) MySQL
3 17 (12.32%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.25%) RDBMS
5 9 (6.52%) SQLite
6 2 (1.45%) Big Data
6 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (18.12%) Eclipse
2 13 (9.42%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.70%) Selenium
4 11 (7.97%) JMeter
5 9 (6.52%) Subversion
6 8 (5.80%) Bugzilla
6 8 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (5.80%) Trac
7 5 (3.62%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.45%) Gradle
8 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.45%) JIRA
8 2 (1.45%) webpack
9 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.72%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.72%) JBehave
9 1 (0.72%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.72%) RSpec
9 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (10.87%) Finance
2 10 (7.25%) Banking
2 10 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.52%) Electronics
3 9 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.62%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
5 1 (0.72%) Games
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 98 (71.01%) Developer
2 26 (18.84%) Software Engineer
3 23 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 22 (15.94%) C++ Software Engineer
4 22 (15.94%) Java Software Engineer
5 18 (13.04%) Drupal Developer
5 18 (13.04%) Graduate
6 17 (12.32%) Graduate Developer
7 15 (10.87%) .NET Developer
7 15 (10.87%) Senior Developer
8 13 (9.42%) Java Developer
8 13 (9.42%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (8.70%) Junior
10 11 (7.97%) C# Developer
10 11 (7.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (7.97%) QA Engineer
10 11 (7.97%) Software Developer
11 10 (7.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (7.25%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (58.70%) HTML
2 77 (55.80%) CSS
3 32 (23.19%) .NET
3 32 (23.19%) Ajax
3 32 (23.19%) jQuery
4 27 (19.57%) ASP.NET
5 18 (13.04%) CodeIgniter
6 12 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (7.25%) WCF
7 10 (7.25%) Web Services
8 9 (6.52%) LAMP
9 8 (5.80%) Backbone.js
9 8 (5.80%) Marionette.js
9 8 (5.80%) RequireJS
10 5 (3.62%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.62%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.17%) JSON
11 3 (2.17%) LINQ
11 3 (2.17%) WPF
11 3 (2.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.52%) Home Automation
2 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.80%) iPad
4 6 (4.35%) User Experience
5 3 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.72%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.03%) Linux
2 11 (7.97%) Unix
3 9 (6.52%) Android
3 9 (6.52%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (59.42%) OO
2 60 (43.48%) Software Engineering
3 48 (34.78%) Scrum
4 45 (32.61%) SDLC
5 43 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (19.57%) MVC
7 25 (18.12%) Data Protection
8 22 (15.94%) TDD
9 20 (14.49%) Data Loss Prevention
9 20 (14.49%) Web Development
10 19 (13.77%) E-Commerce
11 16 (11.59%) Microservices
12 13 (9.42%) Automated Testing
12 13 (9.42%) Front End Development
13 12 (8.70%) DevOps
14 11 (7.97%) Kanban
14 11 (7.97%) Test Scripting
14 11 (7.97%) Web Testing
15 10 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (7.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 86 (62.32%) JavaScript
2 64 (46.38%) Java
3 41 (29.71%) C#
3 41 (29.71%) C++
4 40 (28.99%) PHP
5 38 (27.54%) SQL
6 35 (25.36%) Python
7 11 (7.97%) Shell Script
7 11 (7.97%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (23.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 16 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.07%) Zend
3 4 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.17%) Clearswift
5 1 (0.72%) RedGate
5 1 (0.72%) Sage
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