Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 39 36
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 9,017 9,543 11,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.54% 5.70% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 6.37% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7,564 8,354 10,406
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,125 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 146,334 149,865 173,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.84% 89.54% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 118,375 124,866 145,152
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -14 3,668 £60,000 +4.35% 630
South East +15 1,812 £43,500 +2.35% 254
North of England -11 1,368 £45,000 +5.88% 292
East of England +10 903 £50,000 +3.09% 148
North West -6 747 £45,000 - 144
Midlands -6 675 £37,500 -6.25% 157
South West -15 605 £43,000 +1.18% 97
Yorkshire 0 536 £47,500 +11.76% 127
East Midlands +1 362 £38,000 -5.00% 82
West Midlands -25 313 £36,500 -5.19% 75
North East -18 85 £45,000 +20.70% 21
OO
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OO.

1 5,005 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 3,783 (41.95%) C#
3 3,751 (41.60%) JavaScript
4 3,339 (37.03%) Java
5 3,168 (35.13%) .NET
6 3,034 (33.65%) HTML
7 2,693 (29.87%) CSS
8 2,684 (29.77%) TDD
9 2,653 (29.42%) SQL
10 2,629 (29.16%) MVC
11 2,344 (26.00%) SQL Server
12 2,199 (24.39%) Software Engineering
13 2,118 (23.49%) OOP
14 2,031 (22.52%) Finance
15 1,870 (20.74%) ASP.NET
16 1,763 (19.55%) Git (software)
17 1,752 (19.43%) Degree
18 1,679 (18.62%) OOD
19 1,638 (18.17%) Web Services
20 1,578 (17.50%) Scrum
21 1,556 (17.26%) AngularJS
22 1,493 (16.56%) Linux
23 1,489 (16.51%) PHP
24 1,427 (15.83%) jQuery
25 1,392 (15.44%) HTML5
26 1,380 (15.30%) Continuous Integration
27 1,343 (14.89%) BDD
28 1,323 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
29 1,315 (14.58%) Computer Science
30 1,285 (14.25%) RESTful

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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
1 302 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
2 281 (3.12%) CMS
3 262 (2.91%) Apache
4 157 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 153 (1.70%) JBoss
6 132 (1.46%) Confluence
7 127 (1.41%) Apache Spark
8 121 (1.34%) WordPress
9 106 (1.18%) IIS
10 100 (1.11%) nginx
11 87 (0.96%) Apache Solr
12 85 (0.94%) Drupal
13 78 (0.87%) SharePoint
13 78 (0.87%) WebSphere
14 76 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 58 (0.64%) Umbraco
16 51 (0.57%) WebLogic
17 41 (0.45%) EPiServer
18 36 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
18 36 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 54 (0.60%) Photoshop
2 26 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (0.27%) InVision
3 24 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.11%) InfoPath
5 10 (0.11%) Simulink
6 9 (0.100%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.055%) FrameMaker
7 5 (0.055%) Weka
8 4 (0.044%) EngageOne
9 3 (0.033%) InDesign
9 3 (0.033%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.022%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.022%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.022%) GIMP
10 2 (0.022%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.022%) Revit
11 1 (0.011%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 161 (1.79%) Magento
2 29 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 29 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
3 14 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.13%) SAP CRM
6 8 (0.089%) Remedy ITSM
6 8 (0.089%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.078%) OpenCart
8 6 (0.067%) osCommerce
8 6 (0.067%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.067%) SAP S/4HANA
9 5 (0.055%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.044%) Adobe Campaign
10 4 (0.044%) Exstream
10 4 (0.044%) SAP Hybris
11 3 (0.033%) MetaTrader
11 3 (0.033%) OpenText MBPM
11 3 (0.033%) PlanetPress Connect
11 3 (0.033%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 677 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
2 564 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 328 (3.64%) SaaS
4 166 (1.84%) GitHub
5 70 (0.78%) npm
6 58 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 51 (0.57%) PaaS
8 46 (0.51%) IaaS
9 44 (0.49%) Serverless
10 43 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
11 33 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
12 28 (0.31%) Office 365
13 26 (0.29%) Amazon S3
14 25 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
15 21 (0.23%) Force.com
16 20 (0.22%) Slack
17 19 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 19 (0.21%) Google Analytics
18 16 (0.18%) Sage Pay
19 15 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 441 (4.89%) Internet
2 262 (2.91%) HTTP
3 130 (1.44%) TCP/IP
4 89 (0.99%) SSL
5 51 (0.57%) Intranet
6 41 (0.45%) ATM
7 37 (0.41%) PBX
8 36 (0.40%) LTE
8 36 (0.40%) Wireshark
9 34 (0.38%) Asterisk PBX
9 34 (0.38%) Diameter Protocol
9 34 (0.38%) GGSN
9 34 (0.38%) GSM
9 34 (0.38%) MGW
9 34 (0.38%) RANAP
9 34 (0.38%) RTP
9 34 (0.38%) SGSN
9 34 (0.38%) UMTS
10 29 (0.32%) Firewall
11 24 (0.27%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,344 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 1,208 (13.40%) MySQL
3 1,053 (11.68%) NoSQL
4 768 (8.52%) Relational Database
5 477 (5.29%) MongoDB
6 385 (4.27%) SQL Server 2016
7 337 (3.74%) SQL Server 2014
8 308 (3.42%) Big Data
9 235 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
10 231 (2.56%) RDBMS
11 217 (2.41%) Hadoop
12 171 (1.90%) Redis
13 163 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 157 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
15 136 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 116 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
17 102 (1.13%) Oracle Database
18 96 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
19 83 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
20 72 (0.80%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1,763 (19.55%) Git (software)
2 704 (7.81%) Subversion
3 554 (6.14%) Jenkins
4 465 (5.16%) Visual Studio
5 444 (4.92%) JIRA
6 390 (4.33%) NUnit
6 390 (4.33%) Selenium
7 287 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 258 (2.86%) JUnit
9 234 (2.60%) Cucumber
10 231 (2.56%) Maven
11 220 (2.44%) TeamCity
12 199 (2.21%) WebDriver
13 181 (2.01%) MSTest
14 179 (1.99%) Rhino Mocks
15 177 (1.96%) Mercurial
16 159 (1.76%) Eclipse
16 159 (1.76%) gulp
17 151 (1.67%) webpack
18 139 (1.54%) Moq
General
1 2,031 (22.52%) Finance
2 806 (8.94%) Banking
3 605 (6.71%) Retail
4 440 (4.88%) Investment Banking
5 394 (4.37%) Games
6 306 (3.39%) Retail Banking
7 299 (3.32%) Marketing
8 295 (3.27%) Front Office
9 262 (2.91%) Telecoms
10 259 (2.87%) Advertising
11 196 (2.17%) Electronics
12 145 (1.61%) Financial Institution
13 140 (1.55%) Manufacturing
14 88 (0.98%) Back Office
15 85 (0.94%) Law
16 75 (0.83%) Automotive
17 74 (0.82%) Publishing
18 60 (0.67%) Legal
19 52 (0.58%) Aerospace
20 38 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6,452 (71.55%) Developer
2 1,714 (19.01%) .NET Developer
3 1,273 (14.12%) Senior Developer
4 1,239 (13.74%) Software Engineer
5 1,176 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 1,155 (12.81%) Java Developer
7 932 (10.34%) PHP Developer
8 830 (9.20%) Software Developer
9 738 (8.18%) C# .NET Developer
10 584 (6.48%) JavaScript Developer
11 427 (4.74%) Java Engineer
12 386 (4.28%) Junior
13 384 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
14 362 (4.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 360 (3.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 331 (3.67%) Junior Developer
17 324 (3.59%) Java Software Engineer
18 320 (3.55%) Architect
19 314 (3.48%) Web Developer
20 309 (3.43%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,168 (35.13%) .NET
2 3,034 (33.65%) HTML
3 2,693 (29.87%) CSS
4 1,870 (20.74%) ASP.NET
5 1,638 (18.17%) Web Services
6 1,556 (17.26%) AngularJS
7 1,427 (15.83%) jQuery
8 1,392 (15.44%) HTML5
9 1,323 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,285 (14.25%) RESTful
11 1,200 (13.31%) Node.js
12 1,131 (12.54%) WCF
13 992 (11.00%) XML
14 873 (9.68%) REST
15 854 (9.47%) ASP.NET Web API
16 778 (8.63%) CSS3
17 776 (8.61%) React
18 774 (8.58%) Spring
19 744 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 743 (8.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1,315 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 826 (9.16%) Greenfield Project
3 718 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
4 511 (5.67%) Algorithms
5 499 (5.53%) User Experience
6 402 (4.46%) Data Structures
7 397 (4.40%) Mobile App
8 344 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
9 272 (3.02%) Fintech
10 200 (2.22%) Client/Server
11 176 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 163 (1.81%) BBC
13 145 (1.61%) Social Media
14 123 (1.36%) Fixed Income
15 122 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
16 114 (1.26%) Hedge funds
17 106 (1.18%) Equities
18 99 (1.10%) N-Tier
19 96 (1.06%) Social Network
20 81 (0.90%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1,493 (16.56%) Linux
2 820 (9.09%) Windows
3 472 (5.23%) Unix
4 305 (3.38%) Android
5 279 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 39 (0.43%) Windows Server
7 34 (0.38%) CentOS
8 33 (0.37%) Debian
9 27 (0.30%) Mac OS
10 26 (0.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 24 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (0.26%) Solaris
13 19 (0.21%) Ubuntu
14 11 (0.12%) AIX
15 8 (0.089%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.089%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.078%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.055%) Embedded Linux
17 5 (0.055%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.055%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,005 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 2,684 (29.77%) TDD
3 2,629 (29.16%) MVC
4 2,199 (24.39%) Software Engineering
5 2,118 (23.49%) OOP
6 1,679 (18.62%) OOD
7 1,578 (17.50%) Scrum
8 1,380 (15.30%) Continuous Integration
9 1,343 (14.89%) BDD
10 1,279 (14.18%) Test Automation
11 1,179 (13.08%) SDLC
12 1,172 (13.00%) Web Development
13 807 (8.95%) Unit Testing
14 790 (8.76%) Multithreading
15 787 (8.73%) Web Application Development
16 637 (7.06%) E-Commerce
17 593 (6.58%) Front End Development
18 569 (6.31%) OO PHP
19 565 (6.27%) Mentoring
20 560 (6.21%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 3,783 (41.95%) C#
2 3,751 (41.60%) JavaScript
3 3,339 (37.03%) Java
4 2,653 (29.42%) SQL
5 1,489 (16.51%) PHP
6 1,253 (13.90%) C++
7 1,078 (11.96%) Python
8 636 (7.05%) Ruby
9 543 (6.02%) T-SQL
10 400 (4.44%) C
11 197 (2.18%) PL/SQL
12 193 (2.14%) ES6
13 164 (1.82%) F#
14 162 (1.80%) Perl
15 159 (1.76%) TypeScript
16 149 (1.65%) Scala
17 139 (1.54%) Shell Script
18 136 (1.51%) VB.NET
19 134 (1.49%) Objective-C
20 120 (1.33%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1,752 (19.43%) Degree
2 615 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 117 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 84 (0.93%) PhD
5 59 (0.65%) Master's Degree
5 59 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
6 39 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (0.40%) ISEB
8 32 (0.35%) Sun Certification
9 31 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 31 (0.34%) SC Cleared
10 28 (0.31%) HND
11 23 (0.26%) ISTQB
12 19 (0.21%) DV Cleared
13 16 (0.18%) MCTS
14 11 (0.12%) MCPD
15 7 (0.078%) MCSD
15 7 (0.078%) Postgraduate
16 6 (0.067%) DBS Check
16 6 (0.067%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 611 (6.78%) QA
2 20 (0.22%) PCI DSS
3 19 (0.21%) SLA
4 14 (0.16%) MiFID
5 10 (0.11%) EMIR
5 10 (0.11%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 8 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.067%) DO-178B
7 6 (0.067%) MIL-STD-498
8 4 (0.044%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.033%) PMO
10 2 (0.022%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.022%) GCP
10 2 (0.022%) HL7
10 2 (0.022%) WAI
10 2 (0.022%) WCAG
11 1 (0.011%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.011%) PSD2
System Software
1 324 (3.59%) Docker
2 49 (0.54%) HDFS
3 21 (0.23%) Firmware
4 20 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.11%) Apache Flume
7 9 (0.100%) Varnish
8 8 (0.089%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.055%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.033%) vSphere
11 1 (0.011%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.011%) LXC
Systems Management
1 137 (1.52%) Puppet
2 120 (1.33%) Ansible
3 118 (1.31%) Kibana
4 108 (1.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 107 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
6 103 (1.14%) WSUS
7 64 (0.71%) Kubernetes
8 23 (0.26%) Terraform
9 13 (0.14%) Oozie
10 12 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
11 10 (0.11%) Capistrano
11 10 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 9 (0.100%) logstash
12 9 (0.100%) Nagios
13 7 (0.078%) Salt
13 7 (0.078%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.067%) Control-M
14 6 (0.067%) Grafana
15 5 (0.055%) Ambari
16 4 (0.044%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 1,232 (13.66%) Microsoft
2 674 (7.47%) Oracle
3 343 (3.80%) Google
4 297 (3.29%) Zend
5 195 (2.16%) SAP
6 158 (1.75%) Apple
7 150 (1.66%) Facebook
8 135 (1.50%) Sony
9 118 (1.31%) Yahoo!
10 112 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
11 76 (0.84%) Adobe
12 65 (0.72%) Xamarin
13 55 (0.61%) Sybase
14 54 (0.60%) Sitecore
14 54 (0.60%) Twitter
15 52 (0.58%) WorldPay
16 50 (0.55%) ION Trading
17 40 (0.44%) Atlassian
18 35 (0.39%) Cisco
19 33 (0.37%) Sun