Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 70 46
Rank change year-on-year -2 -24 -6
Permanent jobs citing OO 4,417 5,667 9,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.86% 4.03% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 4.37% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,576 4,655 7,641
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 105,150 129,665 152,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.96% 92.20% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84,004 103,400 124,990
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +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

OO
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in England over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 2020. 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 +29 2,140 £67,500 - 361
South East -44 676 £50,000 +11.11% 148
North of England -21 582 £48,500 +2.11% 194
Midlands +13 419 £45,000 +5.88% 104
South West +11 401 £45,000 +12.50% 107
North West -17 362 £50,000 - 106
West Midlands +47 270 £45,000 +2.27% 69
East of England -48 184 £50,000 - 76
Yorkshire -8 170 £47,500 +5.56% 59
East Midlands -19 146 £45,000 +5.88% 35
North East +4 50 £40,000 -20.00% 29
OO
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 2,298 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1,962 (44.42%) JavaScript
3 1,720 (38.94%) C#
4 1,641 (37.15%) Java
5 1,331 (30.13%) HTML
6 1,302 (29.48%) CSS
7 1,196 (27.08%) Software Engineering
8 1,191 (26.96%) .NET
9 1,169 (26.47%) OOP
10 1,140 (25.81%) SQL
11 1,026 (23.23%) TDD
12 978 (22.14%) SQL Server
13 961 (21.76%) Git (software)
14 885 (20.04%) AngularJS
15 865 (19.58%) MVC
16 827 (18.72%) Finance
17 807 (18.27%) AWS
18 794 (17.98%) PHP
19 779 (17.64%) Degree
20 751 (17.00%) OOD
21 746 (16.89%) React
22 743 (16.82%) DevOps
23 717 (16.23%) Python
24 716 (16.21%) Linux
25 708 (16.03%) Scrum
26 693 (15.69%) Azure
27 688 (15.58%) Web Services
28 670 (15.17%) Computer Science
29 638 (14.44%) MySQL
30 634 (14.35%) Continuous Integration

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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
1 113 (2.56%) Apache
1 113 (2.56%) Apache Spark
2 99 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
3 96 (2.17%) Confluence
4 94 (2.13%) WordPress
5 87 (1.97%) CMS
6 61 (1.38%) IIS
7 53 (1.20%) JBoss
8 51 (1.15%) nginx
9 39 (0.88%) SharePoint
10 36 (0.82%) Drupal
11 34 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 29 (0.66%) WebSphere
13 28 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
14 25 (0.57%) WebLogic
15 23 (0.52%) Apache Airflow
16 21 (0.48%) Tomcat
17 17 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
18 16 (0.36%) Luigi
18 16 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.32%) Chatbot
4 10 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.091%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.091%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.068%) Maya
7 2 (0.045%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.045%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (0.045%) LightWave 3D
7 2 (0.045%) MODO
8 1 (0.023%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 131 (2.97%) Magento
2 44 (1.00%) Shopify
3 31 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
5 20 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 20 (0.45%) SAP EHS
6 14 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
7 13 (0.29%) Documaker
7 13 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
8 10 (0.23%) CiviCRM
9 6 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (0.091%) MetaTrader
11 3 (0.068%) PolarLake
12 2 (0.045%) NetSuite
12 2 (0.045%) Relativity
12 2 (0.045%) SAP ERP
13 1 (0.023%) Distributed Ledger
13 1 (0.023%) Markit EDM
13 1 (0.023%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
13 1 (0.023%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 807 (18.27%) AWS
2 693 (15.69%) Azure
3 217 (4.91%) GCP
4 202 (4.57%) SaaS
5 179 (4.05%) GitHub
6 132 (2.99%) Serverless
7 74 (1.68%) npm
8 67 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
9 65 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
10 61 (1.38%) PaaS
11 58 (1.31%) Amazon S3
12 56 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
13 54 (1.22%) Azure Functions
14 40 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
15 36 (0.82%) Power Platform
16 31 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
17 30 (0.68%) Firebase
18 28 (0.63%) Force.com
19 26 (0.59%) FinancialForce
20 24 (0.54%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 169 (3.83%) Internet
2 93 (2.11%) HTTP
3 38 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 36 (0.82%) DNS
5 19 (0.43%) FTP
6 18 (0.41%) Diameter Protocol
6 18 (0.41%) RTP
7 17 (0.38%) Tactical Data Link
8 13 (0.29%) RFID
8 13 (0.29%) WAN
9 10 (0.23%) SMTP
9 10 (0.23%) SSH
10 6 (0.14%) AMQP
10 6 (0.14%) Intranet
11 5 (0.11%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.11%) Firewall
11 5 (0.11%) GPON
11 5 (0.11%) LAN
11 5 (0.11%) VoIP
12 4 (0.091%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 978 (22.14%) SQL Server
2 638 (14.44%) MySQL
3 431 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 361 (8.17%) NoSQL
5 229 (5.18%) Big Data
6 188 (4.26%) MongoDB
7 164 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
8 116 (2.63%) Hadoop
9 85 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 79 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
11 64 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 57 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 55 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
13 55 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 52 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
14 52 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 46 (1.04%) Oracle Database
15 46 (1.04%) Redis
16 42 (0.95%) GIS
17 41 (0.93%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 961 (21.76%) Git (software)
2 270 (6.11%) JIRA
3 269 (6.09%) Jenkins
4 205 (4.64%) Selenium
5 169 (3.83%) JUnit
5 169 (3.83%) Maven
6 165 (3.74%) Visual Studio
7 153 (3.46%) Subversion
8 133 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 120 (2.72%) Cucumber
10 110 (2.49%) gulp
11 101 (2.29%) Grunt
12 94 (2.13%) webpack
13 88 (1.99%) Eclipse
14 68 (1.54%) NUnit
15 66 (1.49%) Protractor
16 64 (1.45%) GitLab
17 62 (1.40%) WebDriver
18 61 (1.38%) TeamCity
19 58 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 827 (18.72%) Finance
2 204 (4.62%) Banking
3 183 (4.14%) Retail
4 146 (3.31%) Front Office
4 146 (3.31%) Marketing
5 145 (3.28%) Games
6 82 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 62 (1.40%) Public Sector
8 54 (1.22%) Aerospace
9 51 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 50 (1.13%) Electronics
11 49 (1.11%) Advertising
12 45 (1.02%) Law
13 41 (0.93%) Investment Banking
14 38 (0.86%) Financial Institution
15 35 (0.79%) Military
16 26 (0.59%) Multimedia
17 25 (0.57%) Automotive
18 22 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
19 17 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3,012 (68.19%) Developer
2 714 (16.16%) Senior Developer
3 684 (15.49%) Software Engineer
4 586 (13.27%) Java Developer
5 492 (11.14%) .NET Developer
6 465 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 445 (10.07%) PHP Developer
8 432 (9.78%) Software Developer
9 228 (5.16%) Junior
10 219 (4.96%) Senior Java Developer
11 217 (4.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 212 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
13 204 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
14 188 (4.26%) Junior Developer
15 184 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
16 157 (3.55%) Graduate
17 156 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
18 152 (3.44%) React Developer
19 144 (3.26%) Python Developer
20 136 (3.08%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,331 (30.13%) HTML
2 1,302 (29.48%) CSS
3 1,191 (26.96%) .NET
4 885 (20.04%) AngularJS
5 746 (16.89%) React
6 688 (15.58%) Web Services
7 597 (13.52%) REST
8 593 (13.43%) Node.js
9 566 (12.81%) jQuery
10 525 (11.89%) ASP.NET
11 499 (11.30%) HTML5
12 479 (10.84%) RESTful
13 393 (8.90%) Spring
14 380 (8.60%) XML
15 364 (8.24%) .NET Framework
16 308 (6.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 307 (6.95%) CSS3
18 293 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC
19 283 (6.41%) Sass
20 276 (6.25%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 297 (6.72%) User Experience
2 272 (6.16%) Greenfield Project
3 255 (5.77%) Data Structures
4 243 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
5 241 (5.46%) Mobile App
6 236 (5.34%) Algorithms
7 216 (4.89%) Self-Motivation
8 124 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
9 106 (2.40%) Hedge funds
10 103 (2.33%) Derivative
11 88 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
12 75 (1.70%) Cloud Native
13 72 (1.63%) Management Information System
14 55 (1.25%) N-Tier
15 51 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 46 (1.04%) Client/Server
17 44 (1.00%) Social Network
18 39 (0.88%) Equities
19 38 (0.86%) Fixed Income
20 37 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 716 (16.21%) Linux
2 295 (6.68%) Windows
3 218 (4.94%) Unix
4 194 (4.39%) Apple iOS
5 185 (4.19%) Android
6 37 (0.84%) CentOS
7 22 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
7 22 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 16 (0.36%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 10 (0.23%) Solaris
11 10 (0.23%) VMS
12 8 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.091%) Debian
13 4 (0.091%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.068%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.068%) tvOS
15 2 (0.045%) Android TV
15 2 (0.045%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,298 (52.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1,196 (27.08%) Software Engineering
3 1,169 (26.47%) OOP
4 1,026 (23.23%) TDD
5 865 (19.58%) MVC
6 751 (17.00%) OOD
7 743 (16.82%) DevOps
8 708 (16.03%) Scrum
9 670 (15.17%) Computer Science
10 634 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
11 525 (11.89%) Microservices
12 520 (11.77%) Problem-Solving
12 520 (11.77%) Test Automation
13 519 (11.75%) BDD
14 467 (10.57%) Web Development
15 463 (10.48%) Unit Testing
16 434 (9.83%) SDLC
17 385 (8.72%) SOLID
18 358 (8.11%) Front End Development
19 357 (8.08%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1,962 (44.42%) JavaScript
2 1,720 (38.94%) C#
3 1,641 (37.15%) Java
4 1,140 (25.81%) SQL
5 794 (17.98%) PHP
6 717 (16.23%) Python
7 593 (13.43%) C++
8 265 (6.00%) TypeScript
9 199 (4.51%) Java 8
10 193 (4.37%) T-SQL
11 190 (4.30%) C
12 184 (4.17%) Ruby
13 176 (3.98%) ES6
14 130 (2.94%) Scala
15 103 (2.33%) VB.NET
16 97 (2.20%) Go
17 88 (1.99%) Kotlin
18 83 (1.88%) Apple Swift
18 83 (1.88%) R
19 78 (1.77%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 779 (17.64%) Degree
2 300 (6.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 161 (3.65%) Security Cleared
4 63 (1.43%) DV Cleared
5 45 (1.02%) SC Cleared
6 30 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 29 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
8 28 (0.63%) PhD
9 21 (0.48%) Master's Degree
10 14 (0.32%) ISEB
11 13 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.18%) AWS Certification
13 8 (0.18%) HND
14 5 (0.11%) MCSD
14 5 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
15 4 (0.091%) Postgraduate
15 4 (0.091%) Sun Certification
16 2 (0.045%) DBS Check
16 2 (0.045%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (5.82%) QA
2 19 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 16 (0.36%) GDPR
4 13 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.20%) PMO
6 8 (0.18%) SLA
7 7 (0.16%) ISO 15022
7 7 (0.16%) ISO 20022
8 4 (0.091%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.068%) IEC 62304
10 2 (0.045%) GxP
10 2 (0.045%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.023%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.023%) IEC 61131
11 1 (0.023%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 560 (12.68%) Docker
2 36 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.45%) Firmware
4 13 (0.29%) LXC
5 8 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.14%) GridGain
7 6 (0.14%) IAG
7 6 (0.14%) KVM
7 6 (0.14%) Squid
7 6 (0.14%) vSphere
8 3 (0.068%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.068%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.023%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.023%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.023%) Postfix
9 1 (0.023%) zsh
Systems Management
1 313 (7.09%) Kubernetes
2 135 (3.06%) Ansible
3 124 (2.81%) Terraform
4 97 (2.20%) Puppet
5 74 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (0.61%) Rancher
7 26 (0.59%) Kibana
8 20 (0.45%) Istio
9 17 (0.38%) logstash
10 13 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 10 (0.23%) cPanel
11 10 (0.23%) Nagios
11 10 (0.23%) Plesk
12 8 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
12 8 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
13 7 (0.16%) Mesos
14 6 (0.14%) Packer
15 5 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
15 5 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
15 5 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 539 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 330 (7.47%) Oracle
3 182 (4.12%) Google
4 165 (3.74%) Zend
5 124 (2.81%) SAP
6 118 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
7 104 (2.35%) Atlassian
8 51 (1.15%) Adobe
9 42 (0.95%) WorldPay
10 37 (0.84%) IBM
11 35 (0.79%) hybris
12 33 (0.75%) FIS
13 31 (0.70%) Xamarin
14 27 (0.61%) Tableau
15 26 (0.59%) Advent
16 24 (0.54%) Demandware
17 20 (0.45%) Red Hat
18 18 (0.41%) Apple
19 17 (0.38%) Informatica
19 17 (0.38%) Telerik