Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 27 47
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20 -9
Permanent jobs citing OO 609 974 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.50% 8.26% 5.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 9.18% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 514 841 607
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,875 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 9,929 10,612 11,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.72% 89.98% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7,351 8,613 9,796
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing OO as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in the East of England

OO
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 26 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
Cambridgeshire -11 249 £50,000 +10.69% 55
Hertfordshire -37 189 £55,000 +4.76% 24
Essex +25 82 £37,500 -11.76% 11
Suffolk +7 52 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Bedfordshire +12 32 £40,000 -15.79% 5
Norfolk +3 5 £46,250 +8.82% 6
OO
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, 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.

1 358 (58.78%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (45.16%) C#
3 250 (41.05%) JavaScript
4 235 (38.59%) .NET
5 222 (36.45%) Java
6 220 (36.12%) SQL
7 196 (32.18%) Software Engineering
8 193 (31.69%) TDD
9 186 (30.54%) HTML
10 166 (27.26%) CSS
11 164 (26.93%) Computer Science
12 162 (26.60%) Degree
13 149 (24.47%) MVC
14 143 (23.48%) SQL Server
15 131 (21.51%) ASP.NET
16 114 (18.72%) Web Services
17 109 (17.90%) Problem-Solving
18 106 (17.41%) OOP
19 105 (17.24%) Microsoft
19 105 (17.24%) Git (software)
20 104 (17.08%) Test Automation
21 100 (16.42%) Finance
22 98 (16.09%) Mathematics
23 96 (15.76%) SDLC
24 95 (15.60%) C++
25 94 (15.44%) Computer Science Degree
26 92 (15.11%) Mobile App
27 91 (14.94%) HTML5
28 85 (13.96%) Python
28 85 (13.96%) AngularJS

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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 27 (4.43%) Tomcat
2 26 (4.27%) JBoss
3 24 (3.94%) WebSphere
4 21 (3.45%) Confluence
5 20 (3.28%) WebLogic
6 18 (2.96%) Apache Spark
6 18 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (2.30%) Apache
7 14 (2.30%) CMS
8 10 (1.64%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.48%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (1.31%) IIS
10 8 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (0.82%) nginx
13 4 (0.66%) Drupal
13 4 (0.66%) Traefik
14 3 (0.49%) SugarCRM
14 3 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.48%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.33%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 82 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (3.61%) Serverless
4 10 (1.64%) GitHub
5 9 (1.48%) Google Play
6 6 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (0.99%) Office 365
6 6 (0.99%) SaaS
7 5 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.66%) Trello
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.16%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (0.16%) Datadog
10 1 (0.16%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.42%) HTTP
2 11 (1.81%) SMS
3 10 (1.64%) Internet
4 8 (1.31%) Skype
5 5 (0.82%) Broadband
5 5 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.66%) SSH
7 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 61 (10.02%) Relational Database
3 48 (7.88%) MySQL
4 47 (7.72%) NoSQL
5 31 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 22 (3.61%) SQL Server 2016
8 21 (3.45%) RDBMS
9 17 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (2.63%) Oracle Database
11 15 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
12 14 (2.30%) MS Access
13 11 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (1.64%) Big Data
14 10 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (1.15%) Redis
17 6 (0.99%) DB2
17 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
18 4 (0.66%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 105 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 67 (11.00%) Visual Studio
3 52 (8.54%) NUnit
4 38 (6.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 37 (6.08%) JIRA
6 26 (4.27%) Selenium
7 25 (4.11%) Jenkins
8 23 (3.78%) Jasmine
8 23 (3.78%) Maven
9 22 (3.61%) TeamCity
10 21 (3.45%) Subversion
11 17 (2.79%) Log4Net
11 17 (2.79%) Mercurial
12 16 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
13 15 (2.46%) MSTest
13 15 (2.46%) SpecFlow
13 15 (2.46%) WebDriver
14 13 (2.13%) Cucumber
15 12 (1.97%) Ant
16 11 (1.81%) JUnit
General
1 100 (16.42%) Finance
2 58 (9.52%) Games
3 24 (3.94%) Retail
4 21 (3.45%) Marketing
5 13 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.48%) Legal
7 7 (1.15%) Advertising
7 7 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.99%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.82%) Banking
10 3 (0.49%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Automotive
11 2 (0.33%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Military
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 435 (71.43%) Developer
2 145 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 102 (16.75%) .NET Developer
4 100 (16.42%) Java Developer
5 80 (13.14%) Software Engineer
6 75 (12.32%) C# Developer
6 75 (12.32%) Senior Developer
7 59 (9.69%) Graduate
8 54 (8.87%) Lead Developer
9 45 (7.39%) Graduate Developer
10 41 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
10 41 (6.73%) C# Software Developer
11 37 (6.08%) Junior
12 34 (5.58%) .NET Software Developer
13 33 (5.42%) Senior .NET Developer
14 32 (5.25%) Lead Java Developer
15 31 (5.09%) Junior Developer
16 30 (4.93%) Technical Leader
17 26 (4.27%) Android Developer
18 24 (3.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (38.59%) .NET
2 186 (30.54%) HTML
3 166 (27.26%) CSS
4 131 (21.51%) ASP.NET
5 114 (18.72%) Web Services
6 91 (14.94%) HTML5
7 85 (13.96%) AngularJS
8 82 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 76 (12.48%) RESTful
10 63 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 58 (9.52%) .NET Framework
12 56 (9.20%) XML
13 55 (9.03%) JSON
13 55 (9.03%) Spring
14 54 (8.87%) jQuery
15 49 (8.05%) CSS3
16 46 (7.55%) REST
17 41 (6.73%) WCF
18 39 (6.40%) Java EE
19 38 (6.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 164 (26.93%) Computer Science
2 92 (15.11%) Mobile App
3 54 (8.87%) User Experience
4 41 (6.73%) Greenfield Project
5 35 (5.75%) Algorithms
6 21 (3.45%) Social Media
7 17 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.79%) Life Science
7 17 (2.79%) Robotics
8 12 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.48%) NHS
11 8 (1.31%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.31%) Fintech
12 7 (1.15%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.99%) Video\Live Streaming
14 5 (0.82%) Private Cloud
15 4 (0.66%) BBC
15 4 (0.66%) Mainframe
15 4 (0.66%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.99%) Linux
2 39 (6.40%) Android
3 34 (5.58%) Apple iOS
4 32 (5.25%) Windows
5 13 (2.13%) Unix
6 7 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.33%) CentOS
7 2 (0.33%) Debian
7 2 (0.33%) HPUX
7 2 (0.33%) Solaris
7 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (58.78%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (32.18%) Software Engineering
3 193 (31.69%) TDD
4 149 (24.47%) MVC
5 109 (17.90%) Problem-Solving
6 106 (17.41%) OOP
7 104 (17.08%) Test Automation
8 98 (16.09%) Mathematics
9 96 (15.76%) SDLC
10 78 (12.81%) Mentoring
11 72 (11.82%) BDD
11 72 (11.82%) Scrum
12 67 (11.00%) OOD
13 61 (10.02%) DevOps
14 60 (9.85%) Web Development
15 54 (8.87%) Unit Testing
16 50 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
16 50 (8.21%) SOLID
17 49 (8.05%) Coaching
18 47 (7.72%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 275 (45.16%) C#
2 250 (41.05%) JavaScript
3 222 (36.45%) Java
4 220 (36.12%) SQL
5 95 (15.60%) C++
6 85 (13.96%) Python
7 65 (10.67%) T-SQL
8 56 (9.20%) PHP
9 34 (5.58%) Ruby
10 33 (5.42%) TypeScript
11 30 (4.93%) Java 8
12 28 (4.60%) PowerShell
13 25 (4.11%) Scala
14 22 (3.61%) Haskell
15 20 (3.28%) Apple Swift
15 20 (3.28%) C
16 14 (2.30%) VBA
17 13 (2.13%) Kotlin
18 11 (1.81%) F#
18 11 (1.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 162 (26.60%) Degree
2 94 (15.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.28%) PhD
4 9 (1.48%) HND
4 9 (1.48%) ISEB
4 9 (1.48%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.96%) QA
2 6 (0.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) JTAG
3 1 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 37 (6.08%) Docker
2 3 (0.49%) Firmware
3 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.33%) HDFS
4 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (3.94%) Kubernetes
2 15 (2.46%) Ansible
3 11 (1.81%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 11 (1.81%) Kibana
3 11 (1.81%) WSUS
4 6 (0.99%) Puppet
5 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.16%) Nagios
6 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 105 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.57%) Oracle
3 23 (3.78%) Google
4 17 (2.79%) New Relic
4 17 (2.79%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (2.30%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.97%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.81%) SAP
8 10 (1.64%) Adobe
9 8 (1.31%) Mapbox
10 6 (0.99%) Zend
11 5 (0.82%) Facebook
11 5 (0.82%) Sybase
12 4 (0.66%) Apple
12 4 (0.66%) Sony
12 4 (0.66%) Yahoo!
13 3 (0.49%) BT
13 3 (0.49%) hybris
13 3 (0.49%) PureLoad
13 3 (0.49%) VMware