Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 131 130
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1 +41
Permanent jobs citing OOP 341 280 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.88% 2.24% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.51% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 323 242 339
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £26,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%

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 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 10,424 11,139 12,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.00% 88.93% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8,465 9,157 10,492
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in the East of England

OOP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for OOP in the East of England

OOP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in the East of England

OOP
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 OOP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 January 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 +24 192 £45,000 -10.00% 23
Hertfordshire +29 96 £57,500 +4.55% 16
Essex -36 25 £62,500 -3.85% 10
Bedfordshire +39 15 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Suffolk +19 15 £42,500 +21.43% 5
Norfolk +11 1 £29,000 -43.41% 3
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for OOP.

1 225 (65.98%) OO
2 165 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (44.28%) C#
4 140 (41.06%) JavaScript
5 134 (39.30%) Software Engineering
6 129 (37.83%) HTML
7 125 (36.66%) MVC
8 103 (30.21%) Java
9 100 (29.33%) CSS
10 93 (27.27%) .NET
11 83 (24.34%) C++
12 82 (24.05%) Computer Science
13 76 (22.29%) jQuery
13 76 (22.29%) Degree
14 75 (21.99%) Git (software)
15 65 (19.06%) HTML5
15 65 (19.06%) Web Services
16 58 (17.01%) Scrum
17 55 (16.13%) Apple iOS
18 54 (15.84%) Test Automation
18 54 (15.84%) Amazon AWS
19 53 (15.54%) SQL
20 51 (14.96%) TDD
21 49 (14.37%) REST
21 49 (14.37%) CSS3
22 47 (13.78%) MongoDB
22 47 (13.78%) Android
22 47 (13.78%) MySQL
23 45 (13.20%) Python
24 44 (12.90%) Spring

OOP
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 (7.92%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (4.99%) CMS
3 14 (4.11%) JBoss
4 10 (2.93%) WordPress
5 9 (2.64%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.64%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.47%) Apache
6 5 (1.47%) Apache Geronimo
6 5 (1.47%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.47%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.47%) GlassFish
6 5 (1.47%) nginx
7 4 (1.17%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.88%) Drupal
8 3 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Weka
2 3 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 54 (15.84%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (7.33%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.93%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (2.93%) SaaS
4 10 (2.93%) Serverless
5 3 (0.88%) TestFlight
6 2 (0.59%) GitHub
6 2 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.23%) iBeacon
2 10 (2.93%) Internet
3 3 (0.88%) Intranet
4 2 (0.59%) HTTP
5 1 (0.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.78%) MongoDB
1 47 (13.78%) MySQL
2 38 (11.14%) NoSQL
3 36 (10.56%) Relational Database
4 31 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 21 (6.16%) Big Data
5 21 (6.16%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (4.69%) HBase
7 15 (4.40%) SQLite
8 10 (2.93%) Redis
9 7 (2.05%) CouchDB
9 7 (2.05%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.05%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.05%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.47%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.47%) Mahout
10 5 (1.47%) Neo4j
10 5 (1.47%) Sqoop
11 4 (1.17%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.17%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 75 (21.99%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 26 (7.62%) Mercurial
4 22 (6.45%) JIRA
4 22 (6.45%) Maven
5 21 (6.16%) Selenium
6 19 (5.57%) Subversion
7 17 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (4.99%) Xcode
8 13 (3.81%) SpecFlow
9 12 (3.52%) WebDriver
10 11 (3.23%) CocoaPods
11 10 (2.93%) Cucumber
11 10 (2.93%) JUnit
11 10 (2.93%) Visual Studio
12 8 (2.35%) Ant
12 8 (2.35%) Bitbucket
12 8 (2.35%) jMock
13 7 (2.05%) ClearCase
13 7 (2.05%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (7.92%) Electronics
2 26 (7.62%) Finance
3 20 (5.87%) Games
4 9 (2.64%) Retail
5 7 (2.05%) Automotive
6 6 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.17%) Advertising
7 4 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.88%) Banking
8 3 (0.88%) German Language
8 3 (0.88%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 218 (63.93%) Developer
2 79 (23.17%) Software Engineer
3 46 (13.49%) C# Developer
4 44 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 41 (12.02%) Java Developer
6 37 (10.85%) C++ Software Engineer
7 33 (9.68%) Senior Developer
8 30 (8.80%) iOS Developer
9 28 (8.21%) Graduate
9 28 (8.21%) Graduate Developer
9 28 (8.21%) Software Developer
10 26 (7.62%) Junior
11 25 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
12 24 (7.04%) Web Developer
13 21 (6.16%) Test Engineer
14 20 (5.87%) Agile Developer
14 20 (5.87%) Junior Developer
15 19 (5.57%) Test Automation Engineer
16 16 (4.69%) Lead Developer
17 15 (4.40%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (37.83%) HTML
2 100 (29.33%) CSS
3 93 (27.27%) .NET
4 76 (22.29%) jQuery
5 65 (19.06%) HTML5
5 65 (19.06%) Web Services
6 49 (14.37%) CSS3
6 49 (14.37%) REST
7 44 (12.90%) Spring
8 43 (12.61%) ASP.NET
9 33 (9.68%) AngularJS
10 30 (8.80%) JSON
11 27 (7.92%) RESTful
12 25 (7.33%) React
13 23 (6.74%) LINQ
13 23 (6.74%) SOAP
14 22 (6.45%) WPF
15 20 (5.87%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (5.28%) Django
17 16 (4.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (24.05%) Computer Science
2 44 (12.90%) User Experience
3 33 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 27 (7.92%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (6.74%) Data Structures
6 19 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 10 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.93%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.93%) Xbox
9 7 (2.05%) Internet of Things
9 7 (2.05%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.17%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.17%) Biotechnology
10 4 (1.17%) iPad
10 4 (1.17%) Smart Home
11 3 (0.88%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.88%) iPhone
11 3 (0.88%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.59%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 55 (16.13%) Apple iOS
2 47 (13.78%) Android
3 35 (10.26%) Linux
4 25 (7.33%) Debian
5 22 (6.45%) Windows
6 12 (3.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 3 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (65.98%) OO
2 165 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (39.30%) Software Engineering
4 125 (36.66%) MVC
5 58 (17.01%) Scrum
6 54 (15.84%) Test Automation
7 51 (14.96%) TDD
8 44 (12.90%) Web Development
9 35 (10.26%) iOS Development
9 35 (10.26%) Mathematics
10 27 (7.92%) Collaborative Working
11 26 (7.62%) Android Development
11 26 (7.62%) Validation
12 25 (7.33%) Dependency Injection
12 25 (7.33%) Logistics
12 25 (7.33%) Release Management
12 25 (7.33%) SDLC
13 24 (7.04%) Multithreading
14 22 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (6.45%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (44.28%) C#
2 140 (41.06%) JavaScript
3 103 (30.21%) Java
4 83 (24.34%) C++
5 53 (15.54%) SQL
6 45 (13.20%) Python
7 26 (7.62%) C
8 23 (6.74%) PHP
9 19 (5.57%) Objective-C
10 18 (5.28%) Fortran
11 17 (4.99%) Apple Swift
12 16 (4.69%) Ruby
13 10 (2.93%) T-SQL
14 9 (2.64%) Embedded C++
14 9 (2.64%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.35%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.76%) PHP 5
17 5 (1.47%) Bash Shell
17 5 (1.47%) ES6
18 4 (1.17%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 76 (22.29%) Degree
2 23 (6.74%) PhD
3 10 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.88%) ISEB
4 3 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.21%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (8.21%) Docker
2 5 (1.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.64%) Ansible
2 5 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.88%) HockeyApp
3 3 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (6.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.52%) Oracle
3 6 (1.76%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.47%) Alteryx
4 5 (1.47%) Tableau
5 4 (1.17%) Apple
6 3 (0.88%) Adobe
6 3 (0.88%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.59%) Google
8 1 (0.29%) IBM
8 1 (0.29%) SAP
8 1 (0.29%) WooCommerce
8 1 (0.29%) Zend