Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 128 118
Rank change year-on-year -50 -10 +53
Permanent jobs citing OOP 213 297 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.77% 2.38% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.66% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 184 258 312
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,625 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 10,746 11,164 12,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.13% 89.44% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8,027 8,927 10,392
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -53 77 £45,000 -10.00% 20
Hertfordshire -11 69 £52,500 -4.55% 9
Essex +2 31 £75,000 +42.86% 5
Bedfordshire - 17 £40,000 - 3
Suffolk -5 14 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Norfolk - 5 £29,000 - 4
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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.

1 128 (60.09%) OO
2 105 (49.30%) JavaScript
3 99 (46.48%) Java
3 99 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (43.19%) C#
5 91 (42.72%) HTML
6 79 (37.09%) MVC
7 71 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 68 (31.92%) .NET
8 68 (31.92%) CSS
9 60 (28.17%) SQL
10 58 (27.23%) SQL Server
11 53 (24.88%) Degree
11 53 (24.88%) Git (software)
12 48 (22.54%) Relational Database
13 44 (20.66%) MySQL
14 43 (20.19%) Test Automation
15 38 (17.84%) jQuery
16 36 (16.90%) QA
17 35 (16.43%) Spring
17 35 (16.43%) NoSQL
18 34 (15.96%) Computer Science
19 32 (15.02%) MongoDB
20 31 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
20 31 (14.55%) Scrum
20 31 (14.55%) E-Commerce
20 31 (14.55%) Oracle
20 31 (14.55%) Web Services
21 30 (14.08%) Python
21 30 (14.08%) ASP.NET

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 19 (8.92%) JBoss
1 19 (8.92%) WebSphere
2 16 (7.51%) Tomcat
3 15 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (7.04%) WebLogic
4 12 (5.63%) Apache
5 8 (3.76%) CMS
6 7 (3.29%) WordPress
7 4 (1.88%) Drupal
7 4 (1.88%) IIS
7 4 (1.88%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.94%) Apache Geronimo
9 2 (0.94%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.94%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.94%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.94%) CoreMedia CMS
9 2 (0.94%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.94%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) Magento
2 2 (0.94%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.94%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (12.21%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (8.92%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (4.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Firebase
5 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.47%) Slack
5 1 (0.47%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.63%) Skype
2 2 (0.94%) SMS
3 1 (0.47%) FTP
3 1 (0.47%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.47%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (27.23%) SQL Server
2 48 (22.54%) Relational Database
3 44 (20.66%) MySQL
4 35 (16.43%) NoSQL
5 32 (15.02%) MongoDB
6 17 (7.98%) Oracle Database
6 17 (7.98%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (5.63%) HBase
8 11 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.82%) Data Mining
10 6 (2.82%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.35%) SQLite
12 4 (1.88%) Big Data
12 4 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.88%) MS Access
13 3 (1.41%) OLAP
13 3 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 53 (24.88%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.68%) Jenkins
3 19 (8.92%) Selenium
4 18 (8.45%) JIRA
5 15 (7.04%) Subversion
6 14 (6.57%) Cucumber
6 14 (6.57%) WebDriver
7 13 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (4.69%) gulp
8 10 (4.69%) Mercurial
8 10 (4.69%) SpecFlow
9 9 (4.23%) Ant
9 9 (4.23%) JBehave
9 9 (4.23%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (3.76%) Gradle
10 8 (3.76%) Maven
11 5 (2.35%) Xcode
12 4 (1.88%) Ranorex
12 4 (1.88%) TestComplete
12 4 (1.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (7.51%) Manufacturing
2 9 (4.23%) Retail
3 7 (3.29%) Finance
3 7 (3.29%) Games
3 7 (3.29%) Marketing
4 5 (2.35%) Advertising
5 2 (0.94%) Automotive
6 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 140 (65.73%) Developer
2 42 (19.72%) Java Developer
3 37 (17.37%) Software Engineer
4 33 (15.49%) .NET Developer
5 31 (14.55%) Software Developer
6 27 (12.68%) C# Developer
7 20 (9.39%) Senior Developer
7 20 (9.39%) Team Leader
7 20 (9.39%) Test Engineer
8 19 (8.92%) Graduate
8 19 (8.92%) Lead Developer
9 18 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (7.51%) Lead Java Developer
11 15 (7.04%) Graduate Developer
11 15 (7.04%) Test Automation Engineer
12 12 (5.63%) Junior
12 12 (5.63%) SQL Developer
13 11 (5.16%) Development Team Leader
13 11 (5.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 11 (5.16%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (42.72%) HTML
2 68 (31.92%) .NET
2 68 (31.92%) CSS
3 38 (17.84%) jQuery
4 35 (16.43%) Spring
5 31 (14.55%) Web Services
6 30 (14.08%) ASP.NET
7 26 (12.21%) HTML5
8 25 (11.74%) AngularJS
9 24 (11.27%) Ajax
9 24 (11.27%) SOAP
9 24 (11.27%) Swing
10 23 (10.80%) Java EE
11 20 (9.39%) JSP
12 18 (8.45%) JSON
12 18 (8.45%) React
12 18 (8.45%) Spring MVC
13 17 (7.98%) XML
14 16 (7.51%) J2EE
14 16 (7.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.96%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.86%) Data Structures
3 14 (6.57%) Algorithms
3 14 (6.57%) Mobile App
4 12 (5.63%) User Experience
5 9 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.76%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.41%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.41%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.41%) Smart Home
9 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.94%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.47%) Fintech
10 1 (0.47%) iPad
10 1 (0.47%) iPhone
10 1 (0.47%) Social Media
10 1 (0.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.15%) Linux
2 16 (7.51%) Android
3 14 (6.57%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.69%) Debian
4 10 (4.69%) Windows
5 3 (1.41%) Unix
6 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (60.09%) OO
2 99 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (37.09%) MVC
4 71 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 43 (20.19%) Test Automation
6 31 (14.55%) E-Commerce
6 31 (14.55%) Scrum
7 23 (10.80%) SDLC
7 23 (10.80%) Web Development
8 21 (9.86%) Machine Learning
9 20 (9.39%) TDD
10 18 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (8.45%) Unit Testing
11 14 (6.57%) BDD
11 14 (6.57%) Mentoring
12 13 (6.10%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (5.63%) SOLID
14 11 (5.16%) Artificial Intelligence
14 11 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (5.16%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (49.30%) JavaScript
2 99 (46.48%) Java
3 92 (43.19%) C#
4 60 (28.17%) SQL
5 30 (14.08%) Python
6 27 (12.68%) C++
7 17 (7.98%) T-SQL
8 16 (7.51%) PHP
9 14 (6.57%) PL/SQL
10 12 (5.63%) Delphi
11 11 (5.16%) PowerShell
12 10 (4.69%) ES6
13 6 (2.82%) C
14 5 (2.35%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.88%) VBA
16 3 (1.41%) Apple Swift
16 3 (1.41%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.41%) Perl
16 3 (1.41%) VBScript
17 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (24.88%) Degree
2 16 (7.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.82%) PhD
4 2 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.47%) ISEB
5 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (16.90%) QA
2 4 (1.88%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.57%) Docker
2 3 (1.41%) Firmware
3 2 (0.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.47%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (14.55%) Oracle
2 30 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (1.88%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.41%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.41%) Google
4 3 (1.41%) SAP
4 3 (1.41%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.94%) Adobe
5 2 (0.94%) Alteryx
5 2 (0.94%) Apple
5 2 (0.94%) Blue Martini
5 2 (0.94%) Demandware
5 2 (0.94%) Elastic Path
5 2 (0.94%) hybris
5 2 (0.94%) IBM
5 2 (0.94%) Tableau
6 1 (0.47%) VMware