Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > East of England
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 50 46
Rank change year-on-year -37 -4 -14
Permanent jobs citing OO 83 337 639
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.90% 4.61% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 5.16% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 85 319 552
Median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +10.27%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £68,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

OO 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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,576 6,529 10,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.98% 89.22% 91.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,948 4,865 7,895
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for OO in the East of England

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Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OO in the East of England.

Salary trend for OO in the East of England

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Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing OO in the East of England over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for OO in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the East of England region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. 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
Cambridgeshire -3 31 £60,000 +26.32% 11
Hertfordshire +13 28 £50,000 - 14
Essex -19 15 £25,000 -23.08% 3
Suffolk +17 8 £32,500 -27.78%
Bedfordshire -11 1 £35,000 -34.88%
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England

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT jobs citing OO 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 East of England region with a requirement for OO.

1 45 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (50.60%) Java
3 33 (39.76%) C#
4 32 (38.55%) JavaScript
4 32 (38.55%) SQL
5 28 (33.73%) Degree
6 26 (31.33%) PHP
7 25 (30.12%) C++
7 25 (30.12%) Computer Science
8 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
8 24 (28.92%) Computer Science Degree
9 23 (27.71%) CSS
10 22 (26.51%) .NET
11 21 (25.30%) Linux
11 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
11 21 (25.30%) jQuery
12 20 (24.10%) Azure
12 20 (24.10%) Python
12 20 (24.10%) DevOps
13 19 (22.89%) Git (software)
14 17 (20.48%) Scrum
15 16 (19.28%) MVC
15 16 (19.28%) HTML
15 16 (19.28%) Test Automation
15 16 (19.28%) AWS
15 16 (19.28%) AngularJS
16 15 (18.07%) Relational Database
16 15 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (18.07%) MySQL
17 13 (15.66%) Visual Studio

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (12.05%) Apache Airflow
1 10 (12.05%) Apache Spark
1 10 (12.05%) Luigi
2 7 (8.43%) Apache
3 3 (3.61%) nginx
3 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.41%) SugarCRM
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.61%) Magento
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.10%) Azure
2 16 (19.28%) AWS
3 10 (12.05%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (12.05%) Amazon EMR
3 10 (12.05%) Logic Apps
4 6 (7.23%) SaaS
5 5 (6.02%) Power Platform
6 3 (3.61%) BlazeMeter
6 3 (3.61%) GCP
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle CX
8 1 (1.20%) PaaS
8 1 (1.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) HTTP
2 2 (2.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.07%) MySQL
2 15 (18.07%) Relational Database
3 13 (15.66%) NoSQL
4 12 (14.46%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (12.05%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (12.05%) Amazon Redshift
5 10 (12.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (12.05%) Azkaban
5 10 (12.05%) Big Data
5 10 (12.05%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (12.05%) Hadoop
5 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (6.02%) Power BI
7 3 (3.61%) BigQuery
8 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.20%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.66%) Visual Studio
3 11 (13.25%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.25%) Selenium
4 7 (8.43%) Gradle
4 7 (8.43%) JIRA
4 7 (8.43%) NUnit
4 7 (8.43%) REST Assured
5 6 (7.23%) Hudson
5 6 (7.23%) Maven
5 6 (7.23%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.02%) JUnit
6 5 (6.02%) WebDriver
7 4 (4.82%) SoapUI
7 4 (4.82%) TestNG
8 3 (3.61%) JMeter
8 3 (3.61%) LabVIEW
8 3 (3.61%) MSTest
8 3 (3.61%) Subversion
8 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Games
3 3 (3.61%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (62.65%) Developer
2 13 (15.66%) Software Developer
3 12 (14.46%) PHP Developer
4 11 (13.25%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.05%) C# Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Automation Tester
6 8 (9.64%) Junior
6 8 (9.64%) Junior Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Tester
7 7 (8.43%) Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Junior C# Developer
8 6 (7.23%) .NET Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Business Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Data Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Power BI Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) CSS
2 22 (26.51%) .NET
3 21 (25.30%) jQuery
4 16 (19.28%) AngularJS
4 16 (19.28%) HTML
5 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET
6 11 (13.25%) Laravel
7 10 (12.05%) Kafka
7 10 (12.05%) React
7 10 (12.05%) Spark Streaming
8 9 (10.84%) REST
8 9 (10.84%) Sass
9 8 (9.64%) LAMP
9 8 (9.64%) Web Services
10 7 (8.43%) SOAP
10 7 (8.43%) Vue.js
11 6 (7.23%) Symfony
11 6 (7.23%) XML
11 6 (7.23%) Zend Framework
12 5 (6.02%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Data Structures
2 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.43%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.23%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.23%) User Experience
5 4 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.61%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.41%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.41%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.20%) Animation
8 1 (1.20%) ASIC
8 1 (1.20%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.20%) iPhone
8 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.20%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Linux
2 10 (12.05%) Windows
3 5 (6.02%) Android
4 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.41%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.12%) Computer Science
3 20 (24.10%) DevOps
4 17 (20.48%) Scrum
5 16 (19.28%) MVC
5 16 (19.28%) Test Automation
6 15 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (15.66%) OO PHP
8 11 (13.25%) Analytics
8 11 (13.25%) Process Improvement
9 10 (12.05%) Actionable Insight
9 10 (12.05%) Data Integration
9 10 (12.05%) Data Munging
9 10 (12.05%) Data Transformation
9 10 (12.05%) Data Visualisation
9 10 (12.05%) Microservices
9 10 (12.05%) Performance Metrics
9 10 (12.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (12.05%) Visualisation
9 10 (12.05%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) Java
2 33 (39.76%) C#
3 32 (38.55%) JavaScript
3 32 (38.55%) SQL
4 26 (31.33%) PHP
5 25 (30.12%) C++
6 20 (24.10%) Python
7 10 (12.05%) Scala
8 4 (4.82%) VB
9 3 (3.61%) C
9 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.41%) Go
10 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.41%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.20%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.20%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.20%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.20%) Java 8
11 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (33.73%) Degree
2 24 (28.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.61%) ISEB
3 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) Zend
3 4 (4.82%) Google
4 3 (3.61%) SAP
4 3 (3.61%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) Remedy
6 1 (1.20%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.20%) Percona
6 1 (1.20%) Sencha