Period
to 21 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 50 35
Rank change year-on-year -22 -15 +3
Permanent jobs citing OO 5,299 8,294 9,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.97% 5.16% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 5.62% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,176 6,883 8,543
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -1.04%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 122,395 147,624 145,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.73% 91.84% 91.42%
Number of salaries quoted 96,610 119,811 120,149
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OO in England

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Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OO in England

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Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in England over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for OO in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the England region over the 6 months to 21 May 2019. 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
London -32 1,947 £65,000 +8.33% 115
South East -11 1,244 £45,000 - 40
North of England -16 862 £47,500 +5.56% 48
North West +7 606 £50,000 +11.11% 25
Midlands -13 433 £41,000 +7.89% 29
South West -16 424 £42,500 -5.56% 18
East of England -10 364 £50,000 -4.76% 27
West Midlands -9 227 £40,000 +6.67% 13
Yorkshire -73 222 £45,000 - 18
East Midlands -9 206 £41,000 +2.50% 16
North East -38 34 £52,500 +23.53% 5
OO
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for OO.

1 2,820 (53.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2,370 (44.73%) JavaScript
3 2,345 (44.25%) C#
4 2,124 (40.08%) Java
5 1,817 (34.29%) HTML
6 1,810 (34.16%) .NET
7 1,704 (32.16%) SQL
8 1,550 (29.25%) CSS
9 1,478 (27.89%) Software Engineering
10 1,426 (26.91%) OOP
11 1,292 (24.38%) MVC
12 1,280 (24.16%) SQL Server
13 1,275 (24.06%) TDD
14 1,217 (22.97%) Git (software)
15 1,142 (21.55%) Degree
16 957 (18.06%) Computer Science
17 952 (17.97%) AngularJS
18 946 (17.85%) C++
18 946 (17.85%) ASP.NET
19 918 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
20 868 (16.38%) Finance
21 860 (16.23%) OOD
22 826 (15.59%) Web Services
23 800 (15.10%) Python
24 797 (15.04%) Amazon AWS
25 782 (14.76%) Scrum
26 771 (14.55%) PHP
27 768 (14.49%) Test Automation
28 760 (14.34%) Microsoft
29 755 (14.25%) MySQL

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 195 (3.68%) Apache
2 149 (2.81%) IIS
3 115 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 105 (1.98%) CMS
5 95 (1.79%) Confluence
6 87 (1.64%) Apache Spark
7 78 (1.47%) WordPress
8 77 (1.45%) JBoss
9 76 (1.43%) Tomcat
10 60 (1.13%) SharePoint
11 59 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
12 46 (0.87%) Apache Solr
13 38 (0.72%) nginx
14 36 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
15 35 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 31 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 25 (0.47%) Drupal
17 25 (0.47%) WebSphere
18 20 (0.38%) Umbraco
19 18 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.23%) Chatbot
3 12 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.075%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.057%) NASTRAN
6 3 (0.057%) Notepad++
7 2 (0.038%) Maya
7 2 (0.038%) Sketch
8 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.019%) ArchiCAD
8 1 (0.019%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.019%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.019%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.019%) Revit
Business Applications
1 128 (2.42%) Magento
2 43 (0.81%) SAP Hybris
3 40 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (0.43%) SDL Web 8
5 17 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 12 (0.23%) SAP ERP
7 7 (0.13%) Fredhopper
8 6 (0.11%) Odoo
8 6 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (0.094%) Shopify
10 4 (0.075%) Actimize
11 3 (0.057%) SAP S/4HANA
12 2 (0.038%) NetSuite
12 2 (0.038%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 2 (0.038%) SAP CO
12 2 (0.038%) SAP FI
12 2 (0.038%) SAP FI/CO
13 1 (0.019%) SAP Payroll
13 1 (0.019%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 797 (15.04%) Amazon AWS
2 730 (13.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 220 (4.15%) SaaS
4 192 (3.62%) GitHub
5 181 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 141 (2.66%) Serverless
7 136 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
8 80 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
9 78 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
10 70 (1.32%) PaaS
11 58 (1.09%) Amazon S3
12 50 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
13 39 (0.74%) IaaS
14 35 (0.66%) npm
15 28 (0.53%) Azure Functions
16 26 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 24 (0.45%) Google Play
17 24 (0.45%) Slack
18 23 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
19 22 (0.42%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 204 (3.85%) Internet
2 147 (2.77%) HTTP
3 95 (1.79%) Broadband
4 35 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 30 (0.57%) Network Security
6 23 (0.43%) DNS
7 22 (0.42%) SSH
8 21 (0.40%) Link 16
8 21 (0.40%) Link 22
8 21 (0.40%) Tactical Data Link
9 19 (0.36%) AMQP
9 19 (0.36%) SSL
10 18 (0.34%) Skype
11 17 (0.32%) FTP
12 16 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (0.25%) Ethernet
13 13 (0.25%) VPN
14 12 (0.23%) H.323
14 12 (0.23%) Wireshark
15 11 (0.21%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,280 (24.16%) SQL Server
2 755 (14.25%) MySQL
3 607 (11.45%) Relational Database
4 553 (10.44%) NoSQL
5 264 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
6 211 (3.98%) MongoDB
7 189 (3.57%) Big Data
8 184 (3.47%) RDBMS
9 124 (2.34%) SQL Server 2016
10 103 (1.94%) Redis
11 79 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 78 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 76 (1.43%) Hadoop
14 61 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
15 55 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
16 51 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
17 50 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
17 50 (0.94%) Neo4j
18 47 (0.89%) MariaDB
19 46 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,217 (22.97%) Git (software)
2 412 (7.78%) Jenkins
3 376 (7.10%) Visual Studio
4 353 (6.66%) JIRA
5 285 (5.38%) Subversion
6 225 (4.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 212 (4.00%) Maven
8 202 (3.81%) JUnit
9 180 (3.40%) Selenium
10 169 (3.19%) NUnit
11 139 (2.62%) Cucumber
12 137 (2.59%) TeamCity
13 107 (2.02%) Bitbucket
14 106 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 106 (2.00%) gulp
15 102 (1.92%) Eclipse
16 98 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
17 92 (1.74%) SpecFlow
18 90 (1.70%) Mercurial
19 84 (1.59%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 868 (16.38%) Finance
2 227 (4.28%) Retail
3 224 (4.23%) Marketing
4 197 (3.72%) Banking
5 196 (3.70%) Games
6 142 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 138 (2.60%) Manufacturing
8 105 (1.98%) Front Office
9 95 (1.79%) Legal
10 94 (1.77%) Advertising
11 79 (1.49%) Aerospace
12 72 (1.36%) Electronics
13 62 (1.17%) Military
14 52 (0.98%) Publishing
15 49 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
16 45 (0.85%) Financial Institution
17 43 (0.81%) Investment Banking
18 36 (0.68%) Law
19 27 (0.51%) Automotive
20 23 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3,571 (67.39%) Developer
2 885 (16.70%) Software Engineer
3 834 (15.74%) .NET Developer
4 753 (14.21%) Java Developer
5 649 (12.25%) Software Developer
6 645 (12.17%) C# Developer
7 608 (11.47%) Senior Developer
8 484 (9.13%) PHP Developer
9 410 (7.74%) C# .NET Developer
10 331 (6.25%) Junior
11 256 (4.83%) JavaScript Developer
12 255 (4.81%) Junior Developer
13 234 (4.42%) Full Stack Developer
14 228 (4.30%) Architect
15 216 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
16 203 (3.83%) Java Engineer
17 196 (3.70%) Graduate
18 165 (3.11%) .NET Software Developer
19 157 (2.96%) Lead Developer
20 155 (2.93%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,817 (34.29%) HTML
2 1,810 (34.16%) .NET
3 1,550 (29.25%) CSS
4 952 (17.97%) AngularJS
5 946 (17.85%) ASP.NET
6 826 (15.59%) Web Services
7 751 (14.17%) Spring
8 748 (14.12%) jQuery
9 710 (13.40%) REST
10 704 (13.29%) HTML5
11 670 (12.64%) React
12 615 (11.61%) RESTful
13 599 (11.30%) XML
14 475 (8.96%) Node.js
15 472 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
16 454 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 438 (8.27%) WCF
18 413 (7.79%) .NET Framework
19 387 (7.30%) JSON
20 358 (6.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 362 (6.83%) Greenfield Project
2 358 (6.76%) Algorithms
3 357 (6.74%) User Experience
4 342 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 317 (5.98%) Data Structures
6 285 (5.38%) Mobile App
7 172 (3.25%) Fintech
8 170 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
9 157 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
10 100 (1.89%) Derivative
11 58 (1.09%) Hedge funds
12 56 (1.06%) Fixed Income
13 52 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 51 (0.96%) Cloud Native
14 51 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
15 44 (0.83%) Virtual Team
16 43 (0.81%) Internet of Things
17 42 (0.79%) Robotics
18 37 (0.70%) N-Tier
19 36 (0.68%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 754 (14.23%) Linux
2 471 (8.89%) Windows
3 329 (6.21%) Android
4 203 (3.83%) Apple iOS
5 171 (3.23%) Unix
6 43 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 40 (0.75%) CentOS
8 30 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
10 12 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 11 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.17%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.094%) Debian
13 5 (0.094%) Solaris
14 4 (0.075%) AIX
14 4 (0.075%) Fedora
14 4 (0.075%) SUSE
14 4 (0.075%) zOS
15 2 (0.038%) pSOS
15 2 (0.038%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,820 (53.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1,478 (27.89%) Software Engineering
3 1,426 (26.91%) OOP
4 1,292 (24.38%) MVC
5 1,275 (24.06%) TDD
6 957 (18.06%) Computer Science
7 918 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
8 860 (16.23%) OOD
9 782 (14.76%) Scrum
10 768 (14.49%) Test Automation
11 707 (13.34%) Problem-Solving
12 618 (11.66%) DevOps
13 530 (10.00%) SOLID
14 528 (9.96%) SDLC
15 524 (9.89%) Web Development
16 510 (9.62%) Microservices
17 493 (9.30%) Unit Testing
18 451 (8.51%) Mathematics
19 447 (8.44%) BDD
20 395 (7.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,370 (44.73%) JavaScript
2 2,345 (44.25%) C#
3 2,124 (40.08%) Java
4 1,704 (32.16%) SQL
5 946 (17.85%) C++
6 800 (15.10%) Python
7 771 (14.55%) PHP
8 382 (7.21%) C
9 279 (5.27%) TypeScript
10 257 (4.85%) ES6
11 247 (4.66%) T-SQL
12 198 (3.74%) Ruby
13 180 (3.40%) Objective-C
14 160 (3.02%) Java 8
15 126 (2.38%) Apple Swift
16 112 (2.11%) Scala
17 100 (1.89%) VB.NET
18 99 (1.87%) Go
19 82 (1.55%) PL/SQL
20 81 (1.53%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1,142 (21.55%) Degree
2 334 (6.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 273 (5.15%) Security Cleared
4 196 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 56 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 54 (1.02%) ISTQB
7 39 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
8 37 (0.70%) Master's Degree
9 31 (0.59%) PhD
10 28 (0.53%) HND
11 27 (0.51%) ISEB
12 24 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 23 (0.43%) DBS Check
14 20 (0.38%) Chartered Engineer
14 20 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 13 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 11 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
18 7 (0.13%) MCSD
18 7 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 290 (5.47%) QA
2 17 (0.32%) GDPR
3 11 (0.21%) SLA
4 9 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 6 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.094%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.094%) PMO
7 4 (0.075%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.075%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.075%) MiFID
8 3 (0.057%) WAI
9 2 (0.038%) JTAG
10 1 (0.019%) FedRAMP
10 1 (0.019%) HL7
10 1 (0.019%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.019%) WCAG
System Software
1 363 (6.85%) Docker
2 61 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 35 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (0.60%) Firmware
5 19 (0.36%) Varnish
6 13 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.19%) vSphere
8 9 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.057%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.057%) KVM
10 2 (0.038%) GridGain
10 2 (0.038%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.019%) Ceph
11 1 (0.019%) HDFS
11 1 (0.019%) Lustre
11 1 (0.019%) NFS
11 1 (0.019%) Postfix
11 1 (0.019%) Samba
Systems Management
1 140 (2.64%) Kubernetes
2 111 (2.09%) Ansible
3 77 (1.45%) Terraform
4 67 (1.26%) Puppet
5 50 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (0.49%) logstash
7 22 (0.42%) Kibana
8 8 (0.15%) Data Guard
8 8 (0.15%) Mesos
8 8 (0.15%) Nagios
9 6 (0.11%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.094%) Istio
11 4 (0.075%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.057%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.057%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.038%) Graphite
13 2 (0.038%) Prometheus
14 1 (0.019%) Consul
14 1 (0.019%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.019%) linkerd
Vendors
1 760 (14.34%) Microsoft
2 337 (6.36%) Oracle
3 240 (4.53%) Google
4 130 (2.45%) SAP
5 127 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
6 83 (1.57%) Zend
7 70 (1.32%) Adobe
8 52 (0.98%) Xamarin
9 50 (0.94%) Atlassian
10 47 (0.89%) hybris
11 39 (0.74%) VMware
12 38 (0.72%) Apple
13 37 (0.70%) Pega
14 36 (0.68%) Red Hat
15 35 (0.66%) Elastic Path
16 28 (0.53%) Facebook
17 25 (0.47%) IBM
18 24 (0.45%) Nintex
18 24 (0.45%) Sony
18 24 (0.45%) Yahoo!