Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
North East > Durham
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 49 30
Rank change year-on-year +16 -19 +16
Permanent jobs citing OOP 9 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 3.90% 1.60% 5.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 1.69% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 16
Durham median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.38% +25.15% -12.10%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,150 £28,533
90th Percentile £48,750 £41,825 £35,935
North East median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £30,764
% change year-on-year +3.45% +17.83% +9.87%

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 Durham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 209 295 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 90.48% 94.25% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 147 253 241
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% -9.41%
10th Percentile £21,700 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £55,800 £75,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Durham

OOP
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for OOP in Durham

OOP
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Durham region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 - - 1
Darlington +6 1 £35,000 -9.09%
Newton Aycliffe - 1 £40,000 -
OOP
North East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Durham region with a requirement for OOP.

1 7 (77.78%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) OpenGL
2 4 (44.44%) MATLAB
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) Parallel Programming
2 4 (44.44%) CUDA
2 4 (44.44%) R
2 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
2 4 (44.44%) GitHub
2 4 (44.44%) GDPR
2 4 (44.44%) Innovative Thinking
3 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) MATLAB Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) OpenGL
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Kohana
4 1 (11.11%) OpenCL
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Innovative Thinking
2 4 (44.44%) Parallel Programming
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) OO PHP
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) MATLAB
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) R
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft