Period
to 3 August 2021

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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > East of England
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 131 127 110
Rank change year-on-year -4 -17 +72
Permanent jobs citing OOP 84 44 191
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.77% 1.45% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.60% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 47 38 162
10th Percentile £34,500 £33,625 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £41,250 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +27.27% -13.16% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £56,875 £62,500
90th Percentile £74,250 £71,275 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 4,332 2,743 6,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.05% 90.47% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,510 2,107 5,063
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing OOP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing OOP in the East of England over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

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 3 August 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
Cambridgeshire -17 47 £58,750 +17.50% 7
Hertfordshire -13 21 £52,500 -4.55% 9
Suffolk +4 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Essex -3 3 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Bedfordshire - 3 £61,250 - 6
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for OOP.

1 50 (59.52%) C#
2 45 (53.57%) OO
3 41 (48.81%) Software Engineering
4 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (39.29%) .NET
6 33 (39.29%) Python
7 31 (36.90%) HTML
8 30 (35.71%) Java
9 29 (34.52%) CSS
10 22 (26.19%) Linux
10 22 (26.19%) C++
11 21 (25.00%) HTML5
12 20 (23.81%) RESTful
13 18 (21.43%) Clean Code
14 17 (20.24%) Full Stack Development
14 17 (20.24%) DevOps
15 16 (19.05%) Social Skills
16 15 (17.86%) Java 8
16 15 (17.86%) Node.js
16 15 (17.86%) Windows
17 14 (16.67%) XML
17 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
17 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 14 (16.67%) Software Testing
17 14 (16.67%) Degree
18 13 (15.48%) Computer Science
18 13 (15.48%) Web Services
18 13 (15.48%) TDD
19 12 (14.29%) Games

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 8 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.33%) CMS
3 4 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.19%) Confluence
4 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) AWS
2 9 (10.71%) Azure
3 6 (7.14%) SaaS
4 3 (3.57%) npm
5 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.38%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (2.38%) GCP
5 2 (2.38%) GitHub
6 1 (1.19%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Broadband
2 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.19%) SSL
2 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.33%) MySQL
4 6 (7.14%) Big Data
5 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.76%) JIRA
3 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (2.38%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.19%) GitLab
5 1 (1.19%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.19%) Subversion
General
1 16 (19.05%) Social Skills
2 12 (14.29%) Games
2 12 (14.29%) Wearables
3 11 (13.10%) Presentation Skills
3 11 (13.10%) Retail
4 6 (7.14%) Finance
5 5 (5.95%) Automotive
6 3 (3.57%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.57%) Electronics
6 3 (3.57%) Law
6 3 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.19%) Marketing
7 1 (1.19%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 51 (60.71%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) Software Developer
3 13 (15.48%) C++ Developer
4 12 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 12 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
4 12 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 10 (11.90%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Games Tester
6 8 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 8 (9.52%) Tester
6 8 (9.52%) Trainee
6 8 (9.52%) Trainee Software Tester
6 8 (9.52%) Trainee Tester
7 6 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Control Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Java Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.29%) .NET
2 31 (36.90%) HTML
3 29 (34.52%) CSS
4 21 (25.00%) HTML5
5 20 (23.81%) RESTful
6 15 (17.86%) Node.js
7 14 (16.67%) XML
8 13 (15.48%) Web Services
9 12 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 12 (14.29%) CSS3
9 12 (14.29%) React
9 12 (14.29%) SOAP
10 11 (13.10%) WPF
10 11 (13.10%) WSDL
10 11 (13.10%) XSD
11 8 (9.52%) Java SE
11 8 (9.52%) jQuery
11 8 (9.52%) JSON
12 7 (8.33%) Laravel
12 7 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 6 (7.14%) Robotics
3 3 (3.57%) Biotechnology
4 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.38%) NHS
4 2 (2.38%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.19%) Life Science
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.19%) Linux
2 15 (17.86%) Windows
3 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.38%) Android
4 2 (2.38%) VxWorks
4 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (53.57%) OO
2 41 (48.81%) Software Engineering
3 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.43%) Clean Code
5 17 (20.24%) DevOps
5 17 (20.24%) Full Stack Development
6 14 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 13 (15.48%) Computer Science
7 13 (15.48%) TDD
8 11 (13.10%) CAD
8 11 (13.10%) CAE
8 11 (13.10%) Cross-Platform Development
8 11 (13.10%) Information Management
8 11 (13.10%) Machine Learning
8 11 (13.10%) PLM
8 11 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (13.10%) Unit Testing
8 11 (13.10%) Web Development
9 10 (11.90%) SOLID
10 9 (10.71%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) C#
2 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 33 (39.29%) Python
4 30 (35.71%) Java
5 22 (26.19%) C++
6 15 (17.86%) Java 8
7 12 (14.29%) PHP
8 11 (13.10%) SQL
8 11 (13.10%) TypeScript
8 11 (13.10%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.57%) C
10 3 (3.57%) PHP 7
11 2 (2.38%) ES6
11 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.38%) VB
12 1 (1.19%) Java 11
12 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (9.52%) CIW
2 8 (9.52%) OCA
2 8 (9.52%) OCP
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.38%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.19%) ISEB
7 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (1.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.38%) SCCM
3 1 (1.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.10%) ANSYS
2 11 (13.10%) Bloomberg
3 8 (9.52%) Oracle
4 4 (4.76%) Xamarin
5 3 (3.57%) PayPal
6 1 (1.19%) Google