Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 106 51 67
Rank change year-on-year -55 +16 -23
Permanent jobs citing OO 134 81 271
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.43% 4.47% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 4.96% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 63 69 221
10th Percentile £33,000 £28,750 £25,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £74,375 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

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 5,029 1,634 6,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.30% 90.23% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,678 1,335 4,578
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,438 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £74,250
England median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% -

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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 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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
Hertfordshire -39 49 £62,500 +42.86% 16
Cambridgeshire -56 49 £55,000 -8.33% 14
Suffolk -9 16 £40,000 +23.08% 2
Bedfordshire -14 9 £57,500 +58.62% 1
Essex -15 5 - - 6
Norfolk - 2 - - 5
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England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 52 (38.81%) C++
2 51 (38.06%) Software Engineering
3 48 (35.82%) Linux
4 47 (35.07%) Java
5 46 (34.33%) Computer Science
6 45 (33.58%) OOP
7 44 (32.84%) Degree
7 44 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (32.09%) Python
9 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
10 34 (25.37%) Social Skills
11 30 (22.39%) C
12 29 (21.64%) C#
13 27 (20.15%) SQL
13 27 (20.15%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (20.15%) Full Stack Development
14 26 (19.40%) Windows
15 25 (18.66%) UML
15 25 (18.66%) .NET
15 25 (18.66%) TDD
15 25 (18.66%) Jenkins
16 22 (16.42%) Rational Rhapsody
17 21 (15.67%) Computer Science Degree
17 21 (15.67%) DevOps
17 21 (15.67%) CSS
17 21 (15.67%) Electronics
17 21 (15.67%) Simulink
18 20 (14.93%) MATLAB
18 20 (14.93%) HTML
18 20 (14.93%) OOD

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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 5 (3.73%) Apache Spark
1 5 (3.73%) JBoss
1 5 (3.73%) Tomcat
1 5 (3.73%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.99%) Apache Airflow
2 4 (2.99%) nginx
3 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.49%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.49%) CMS
5 1 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.49%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.43%) Azure
2 16 (11.94%) AWS
3 5 (3.73%) npm
3 5 (3.73%) Serverless
4 4 (2.99%) GCP
4 4 (2.99%) GitHub
5 3 (2.24%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 3 (2.24%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) PaaS
6 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.97%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.73%) DNS
2 5 (3.73%) Firewall
2 5 (3.73%) Internet
3 2 (1.49%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.75%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.21%) MySQL
2 9 (6.72%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.97%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.73%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (2.99%) Big Data
6 4 (2.99%) Looker
6 4 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.24%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.24%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.24%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.24%) Tableau
8 2 (1.49%) HBase
8 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.75%) GIS
9 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.75%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (18.66%) Jenkins
2 22 (16.42%) Rational Rhapsody
3 20 (14.93%) JIRA
4 16 (11.94%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.48%) Bitbucket
5 6 (4.48%) GitLab
6 5 (3.73%) NUnit
6 5 (3.73%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (3.73%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.99%) Toad
8 3 (2.24%) MSTest
8 3 (2.24%) ReSharper
8 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio Coded UI
9 2 (1.49%) PhpStorm
9 2 (1.49%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.49%) Selenium
9 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.75%) JUnit
10 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 34 (25.37%) Social Skills
2 21 (15.67%) Electronics
3 12 (8.96%) Finance
4 10 (7.46%) Automotive
5 8 (5.97%) Presentation Skills
6 7 (5.22%) Aerospace
7 6 (4.48%) Manufacturing
8 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.73%) Law
9 4 (2.99%) Marketing
9 4 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (2.24%) Wearables
11 2 (1.49%) Games
12 1 (0.75%) Avionics
12 1 (0.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 1 (0.75%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (41.04%) Developer
2 33 (24.63%) Software Engineer
3 22 (16.42%) Embedded Engineer
4 19 (14.18%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 18 (13.43%) Development Engineer
5 18 (13.43%) Software Development Engineer
6 17 (12.69%) Design Engineer
6 17 (12.69%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
6 17 (12.69%) Software Design Engineer
7 16 (11.94%) Senior Developer
8 15 (11.19%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (8.96%) C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (8.21%) Android Developer
10 11 (8.21%) PHP Developer
11 10 (7.46%) Graduate
11 10 (7.46%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (7.46%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 9 (6.72%) Senior Software Engineer
13 8 (5.97%) Junior
13 8 (5.97%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.66%) .NET
2 21 (15.67%) CSS
3 20 (14.93%) HTML
4 17 (12.69%) Laravel
5 16 (11.94%) jQuery
6 14 (10.45%) React
6 14 (10.45%) REST
7 13 (9.70%) Vue.js
8 11 (8.21%) Velocity
9 10 (7.46%) JSON
10 9 (6.72%) HTML5
10 9 (6.72%) Web Services
11 8 (5.97%) Redux
12 7 (5.22%) CSS3
12 7 (5.22%) XML
13 6 (4.48%) RESTful
13 6 (4.48%) SOAP
13 6 (4.48%) WSDL
14 5 (3.73%) Spring
14 5 (3.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.96%) Mobile App
2 11 (8.21%) Algorithms
3 10 (7.46%) Data Structures
4 8 (5.97%) Raspberry Pi
4 8 (5.97%) User Experience
5 7 (5.22%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (5.22%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (4.48%) Cloud Native
7 4 (2.99%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.99%) iPad
7 4 (2.99%) NHS
7 4 (2.99%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.24%) Legacy Applications
9 2 (1.49%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.49%) Biotechnology
9 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.49%) Online Games
9 2 (1.49%) Robotics
10 1 (0.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 48 (35.82%) Linux
2 26 (19.40%) Windows
3 19 (14.18%) Android
4 8 (5.97%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.97%) Unix
5 4 (2.99%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.49%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.49%) Robot Operating System
7 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.06%) Software Engineering
2 46 (34.33%) Computer Science
3 45 (33.58%) OOP
4 44 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (20.15%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (20.15%) Full Stack Development
6 25 (18.66%) TDD
6 25 (18.66%) UML
7 21 (15.67%) DevOps
8 20 (14.93%) OOD
9 17 (12.69%) SOLID
9 17 (12.69%) SysML
10 14 (10.45%) Test Automation
11 13 (9.70%) Android Development
12 12 (8.96%) Mobile Development
13 11 (8.21%) Analytics
13 11 (8.21%) DevSecOps
13 11 (8.21%) MVC
13 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
13 11 (8.21%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (38.81%) C++
2 47 (35.07%) Java
3 43 (32.09%) Python
4 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
5 30 (22.39%) C
6 29 (21.64%) C#
7 27 (20.15%) SQL
8 20 (14.93%) MATLAB
9 19 (14.18%) Embedded C++
10 18 (13.43%) PHP
11 17 (12.69%) Embedded C
12 16 (11.94%) Kotlin
13 13 (9.70%) PHP 7
14 8 (5.97%) TypeScript
15 6 (4.48%) Bash Shell
15 6 (4.48%) ES7
15 6 (4.48%) Go
15 6 (4.48%) Java 8
15 6 (4.48%) R
16 5 (3.73%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 44 (32.84%) Degree
2 21 (15.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.48%) HND
3 6 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.73%) PhD
5 4 (2.99%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.99%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.49%) ISEB
6 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.69%) Def Stans
1 17 (12.69%) MISRA
2 3 (2.24%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.69%) Firmware
2 13 (9.70%) Docker
3 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.99%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.49%) Ansible
3 2 (1.49%) Grafana
4 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (12.69%) IBM
2 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) Zend
3 5 (3.73%) Oracle
4 4 (2.99%) ANSYS
4 4 (2.99%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.49%) Parasoft
5 2 (1.49%) Splunk
6 1 (0.75%) VMware