Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 35 36
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing OO 8,648 9,766 11,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.21% 6.05% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.73% 6.69% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7,348 8,631 10,260
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 150,856 145,885 173,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.82% 90.42% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 123,177 121,069 145,556
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 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
London -20 3,239 £60,000 - 517
South East +2 1,809 £45,000 +5.88% 239
North of England -8 1,539 £45,000 +5.88% 221
East of England -4 820 £52,500 +15.78% 134
North West -16 788 £45,000 +5.88% 122
South West -22 621 £45,000 +5.88% 108
Midlands -27 615 £37,500 - 142
Yorkshire -6 614 £45,000 +5.88% 73
East Midlands -4 340 £40,000 - 56
West Midlands -53 275 £36,792 -1.89% 86
North East +5 138 £45,000 +12.50% 26
OO
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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 4,876 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 3,855 (44.58%) C#
3 3,643 (42.13%) JavaScript
4 3,196 (36.96%) Java
4 3,196 (36.96%) .NET
5 2,892 (33.44%) HTML
6 2,689 (31.09%) MVC
7 2,609 (30.17%) SQL
8 2,544 (29.42%) TDD
9 2,493 (28.83%) CSS
10 2,334 (26.99%) SQL Server
11 2,248 (25.99%) Software Engineering
12 2,157 (24.94%) OOP
13 1,948 (22.53%) ASP.NET
14 1,781 (20.59%) Finance
15 1,732 (20.03%) Degree
16 1,686 (19.50%) Git (software)
17 1,622 (18.76%) Scrum
18 1,502 (17.37%) AngularJS
19 1,493 (17.26%) Web Services
20 1,419 (16.41%) OOD
21 1,406 (16.26%) jQuery
22 1,377 (15.92%) PHP
23 1,362 (15.75%) Linux
24 1,336 (15.45%) RESTful
24 1,336 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
25 1,306 (15.10%) Computer Science
26 1,303 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
27 1,276 (14.75%) HTML5
28 1,274 (14.73%) Test Automation

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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
1 271 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
2 252 (2.91%) CMS
3 209 (2.42%) Apache
4 154 (1.78%) JBoss
5 144 (1.67%) Confluence
6 127 (1.47%) IIS
6 127 (1.47%) WordPress
7 125 (1.45%) Apache Spark
8 124 (1.43%) Tomcat
9 94 (1.09%) Drupal
10 93 (1.08%) SharePoint
11 84 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 64 (0.74%) WebSphere
13 60 (0.69%) Apache Solr
14 58 (0.67%) nginx
15 56 (0.65%) Umbraco
15 56 (0.65%) WebLogic
16 44 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
17 40 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
18 35 (0.40%) EPiServer
Applications
1 48 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 47 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
3 46 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.19%) Chatbot
5 12 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 11 (0.13%) Simulink
7 8 (0.093%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (0.081%) GIMP
9 5 (0.058%) Weka
10 4 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.035%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.023%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.023%) InDesign
12 2 (0.023%) Revit
13 1 (0.012%) Mathcad
13 1 (0.012%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 133 (1.54%) Magento
2 27 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
3 15 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
4 13 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
5 12 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.10%) SAP CRM
7 8 (0.093%) OpenCart
7 8 (0.093%) osCommerce
7 8 (0.093%) SDL Web 8
8 6 (0.069%) Distributed Ledger
8 6 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.058%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.058%) SAP MM
9 5 (0.058%) SAP PM
10 4 (0.046%) NetSuite
10 4 (0.046%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.035%) BASE24
11 3 (0.035%) Sage 1000
11 3 (0.035%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 702 (8.12%) Amazon AWS
2 570 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 248 (2.87%) SaaS
4 145 (1.68%) GitHub
5 78 (0.90%) npm
6 70 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 70 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 58 (0.67%) Amazon S3
8 57 (0.66%) Serverless
9 44 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
10 43 (0.50%) PaaS
11 39 (0.45%) Office 365
12 32 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
13 26 (0.30%) Force.com
14 25 (0.29%) NuGet
15 23 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 22 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 21 (0.24%) IaaS
18 20 (0.23%) CloudFront
18 20 (0.23%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 342 (3.95%) Internet
2 214 (2.47%) HTTP
3 89 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 37 (0.43%) SSL
4 37 (0.43%) Wireshark
5 36 (0.42%) LTE
6 34 (0.39%) Asterisk PBX
6 34 (0.39%) GSM
6 34 (0.39%) PBX
6 34 (0.39%) UMTS
7 33 (0.38%) Diameter Protocol
7 33 (0.38%) GGSN
7 33 (0.38%) MGW
7 33 (0.38%) RANAP
7 33 (0.38%) RTP
7 33 (0.38%) SGSN
8 32 (0.37%) SMS
9 30 (0.35%) Intranet
10 29 (0.34%) AMQP
11 23 (0.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,334 (26.99%) SQL Server
2 1,113 (12.87%) MySQL
3 973 (11.25%) NoSQL
4 630 (7.28%) Relational Database
5 507 (5.86%) MongoDB
6 491 (5.68%) SQL Server 2016
7 312 (3.61%) Big Data
8 232 (2.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 221 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
10 187 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 169 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 154 (1.78%) RDBMS
13 148 (1.71%) Hadoop
14 116 (1.34%) Redis
15 113 (1.31%) Oracle Database
16 88 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
17 83 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
18 80 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
19 72 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
20 69 (0.80%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1,686 (19.50%) Git (software)
2 619 (7.16%) Subversion
3 585 (6.76%) Jenkins
4 420 (4.86%) JIRA
5 413 (4.78%) NUnit
5 413 (4.78%) Selenium
6 367 (4.24%) Visual Studio
7 311 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 280 (3.24%) Maven
9 229 (2.65%) TeamCity
10 220 (2.54%) JUnit
11 214 (2.47%) Cucumber
12 195 (2.25%) MSTest
13 193 (2.23%) WebDriver
14 178 (2.06%) gulp
15 165 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
16 164 (1.90%) Mercurial
17 150 (1.73%) webpack
18 144 (1.67%) Jasmine
19 140 (1.62%) Eclipse
General
1 1,781 (20.59%) Finance
2 613 (7.09%) Banking
3 549 (6.35%) Retail
4 364 (4.21%) Games
5 291 (3.36%) Advertising
6 273 (3.16%) Marketing
7 219 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 210 (2.43%) Investment Banking
9 176 (2.04%) Front Office
10 132 (1.53%) Financial Institution
11 123 (1.42%) Manufacturing
12 108 (1.25%) Electronics
13 80 (0.93%) Legal
14 76 (0.88%) Law
15 66 (0.76%) Back Office
16 64 (0.74%) Automotive
17 56 (0.65%) Publishing
18 41 (0.47%) Aerospace
19 40 (0.46%) Retail Banking
20 35 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6,283 (72.65%) Developer
2 1,804 (20.86%) .NET Developer
3 1,223 (14.14%) C# Developer
4 1,183 (13.68%) Software Engineer
5 1,168 (13.51%) Java Developer
6 1,132 (13.09%) Senior Developer
7 977 (11.30%) Software Developer
8 844 (9.76%) PHP Developer
9 807 (9.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 514 (5.94%) JavaScript Developer
11 442 (5.11%) Junior
12 387 (4.48%) Junior Developer
13 371 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
14 357 (4.13%) Java Engineer
15 347 (4.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 329 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 326 (3.77%) C# Software Developer
18 308 (3.56%) Senior Software Engineer
19 301 (3.48%) Architect
20 292 (3.38%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,196 (36.96%) .NET
2 2,892 (33.44%) HTML
3 2,493 (28.83%) CSS
4 1,948 (22.53%) ASP.NET
5 1,502 (17.37%) AngularJS
6 1,493 (17.26%) Web Services
7 1,406 (16.26%) jQuery
8 1,336 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1,336 (15.45%) RESTful
9 1,276 (14.75%) HTML5
10 1,071 (12.38%) WCF
11 1,049 (12.13%) Node.js
12 939 (10.86%) XML
13 926 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 871 (10.07%) REST
15 802 (9.27%) Spring
16 797 (9.22%) React
17 760 (8.79%) .NET Framework
18 743 (8.59%) WPF
19 702 (8.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 1,306 (15.10%) Computer Science
2 859 (9.93%) Greenfield Project
3 583 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 505 (5.84%) Algorithms
5 477 (5.52%) User Experience
6 393 (4.54%) Data Structures
6 393 (4.54%) Mobile App
7 370 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
8 323 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
9 298 (3.45%) Fintech
10 166 (1.92%) Client/Server
11 126 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
12 119 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 117 (1.35%) Social Media
14 115 (1.33%) BBC
15 102 (1.18%) Hedge funds
16 93 (1.08%) Social Network
17 84 (0.97%) Fixed Income
18 79 (0.91%) Equities
19 78 (0.90%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1,362 (15.75%) Linux
2 790 (9.14%) Windows
3 362 (4.19%) Unix
4 314 (3.63%) Android
5 307 (3.55%) Apple iOS
6 44 (0.51%) CentOS
6 44 (0.51%) Windows Server
7 37 (0.43%) Mac OS
8 30 (0.35%) Debian
9 25 (0.29%) Solaris
10 24 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 23 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 10 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.10%) Embedded Linux
15 7 (0.081%) AIX
15 7 (0.081%) HPUX
15 7 (0.081%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.069%) Amazon Linux
16 6 (0.069%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,876 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2,689 (31.09%) MVC
3 2,544 (29.42%) TDD
4 2,248 (25.99%) Software Engineering
5 2,157 (24.94%) OOP
6 1,622 (18.76%) Scrum
7 1,419 (16.41%) OOD
8 1,303 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
9 1,274 (14.73%) Test Automation
10 1,179 (13.63%) BDD
11 1,130 (13.07%) Problem-Solving
12 1,050 (12.14%) Web Development
13 1,018 (11.77%) SDLC
14 769 (8.89%) Web Application Development
15 691 (7.99%) Unit Testing
16 623 (7.20%) DevOps
17 606 (7.01%) Multithreading
18 589 (6.81%) Microservices
19 583 (6.74%) E-Commerce
20 544 (6.29%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 3,855 (44.58%) C#
2 3,643 (42.13%) JavaScript
3 3,196 (36.96%) Java
4 2,609 (30.17%) SQL
5 1,377 (15.92%) PHP
6 1,231 (14.23%) C++
7 1,110 (12.84%) Python
8 673 (7.78%) Ruby
9 575 (6.65%) T-SQL
10 376 (4.35%) C
11 232 (2.68%) Java 8
12 205 (2.37%) Perl
13 197 (2.28%) Scala
14 185 (2.14%) TypeScript
15 184 (2.13%) PL/SQL
16 181 (2.09%) ES6
17 170 (1.97%) VB.NET
18 162 (1.87%) Apple Swift
19 160 (1.85%) F#
20 142 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1,732 (20.03%) Degree
2 687 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 102 (1.18%) Security Cleared
4 88 (1.02%) Master's Degree
4 88 (1.02%) PhD
5 46 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
6 41 (0.47%) SC Cleared
7 31 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 30 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (0.30%) HND
10 25 (0.29%) ISEB
11 24 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 18 (0.21%) MCTS
13 17 (0.20%) DV Cleared
14 15 (0.17%) Sun Certification
15 13 (0.15%) MCPD
16 11 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 9 (0.10%) MCSD
18 7 (0.081%) MCP
19 6 (0.069%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 491 (5.68%) QA
2 40 (0.46%) SLA
3 26 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.20%) MiFID
6 12 (0.14%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 10 (0.12%) EMIR
8 9 (0.10%) GCP
9 7 (0.081%) WCAG
10 6 (0.069%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.069%) GDPR
10 6 (0.069%) PMO
11 5 (0.058%) IEC 61131
11 5 (0.058%) PCI DSS
12 4 (0.046%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.035%) WAI
14 2 (0.023%) HL7
14 2 (0.023%) MISRA
15 1 (0.012%) DO-178B
15 1 (0.012%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 353 (4.08%) Docker
2 50 (0.58%) HDFS
3 31 (0.36%) Firmware
4 16 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (0.17%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.13%) VirtualBox
7 9 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (0.093%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.058%) NFS
10 4 (0.046%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.023%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.023%) Varnish
11 2 (0.023%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 139 (1.61%) Puppet
2 121 (1.40%) Ansible
3 104 (1.20%) Kubernetes
4 103 (1.19%) Kibana
4 103 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
5 100 (1.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 96 (1.11%) WSUS
7 31 (0.36%) Terraform
8 30 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
9 24 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 9 (0.10%) Grafana
11 8 (0.093%) Nagios
12 7 (0.081%) Prometheus
13 6 (0.069%) Ambari
13 6 (0.069%) logstash
14 5 (0.058%) HockeyApp
14 5 (0.058%) Mesos
14 5 (0.058%) Plesk
14 5 (0.058%) systemd
15 4 (0.046%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1,248 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 621 (7.18%) Oracle
3 322 (3.72%) Google
4 217 (2.51%) Zend
5 170 (1.97%) SAP
6 140 (1.62%) Facebook
7 134 (1.55%) Apple
8 131 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
9 103 (1.19%) Sony
10 92 (1.06%) Yahoo!
11 82 (0.95%) WorldPay
12 80 (0.93%) Xamarin
13 77 (0.89%) Sitecore
14 68 (0.79%) Capita
15 63 (0.73%) Adobe
16 60 (0.69%) Twitter
17 52 (0.60%) Sybase
18 50 (0.58%) hybris
19 49 (0.57%) Atlassian
20 40 (0.46%) New Relic