Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 38 39
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 8,072 10,073 11,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.94% 6.04% 5.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 6.66% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6,561 8,658 9,757
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £79,750 £78,750 £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 148,233 151,338 172,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.66% 90.72% 90.04%
Number of salaries quoted 119,328 122,581 144,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -

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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 20 July 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 20 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
London -15 3,284 £60,000 - 483
South East -2 1,570 £47,500 +11.76% 216
North of England -11 1,315 £45,000 +5.88% 251
North West -7 705 £42,500 - 150
East of England -12 688 £52,500 +15.78% 115
South West -12 627 £44,000 +8.64% 125
Midlands -26 579 £40,000 - 137
Yorkshire -15 493 £45,000 +5.88% 77
West Midlands -30 316 £40,000 +2.56% 69
East Midlands -15 263 £40,000 - 68
North East +28 119 £42,500 - 24
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UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 4,365 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3,594 (44.52%) C#
3 3,510 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 3,191 (39.53%) Java
5 2,977 (36.88%) .NET
6 2,677 (33.16%) HTML
7 2,540 (31.47%) SQL
8 2,296 (28.44%) CSS
9 2,295 (28.43%) MVC
10 2,220 (27.50%) TDD
11 2,117 (26.23%) Software Engineering
12 2,072 (25.67%) SQL Server
13 1,913 (23.70%) OOP
13 1,913 (23.70%) Finance
14 1,780 (22.05%) Degree
15 1,662 (20.59%) ASP.NET
16 1,626 (20.14%) Git (software)
17 1,596 (19.77%) AngularJS
18 1,425 (17.65%) Scrum
19 1,385 (17.16%) Computer Science
20 1,351 (16.74%) Web Services
21 1,347 (16.69%) Problem-Solving
22 1,345 (16.66%) OOD
23 1,282 (15.88%) RESTful
24 1,246 (15.44%) jQuery
25 1,244 (15.41%) C++
26 1,213 (15.03%) Continuous Integration
27 1,166 (14.44%) Microsoft
28 1,159 (14.36%) Test Automation
29 1,145 (14.18%) HTML5

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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
1 270 (3.34%) CMS
1 270 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
2 232 (2.87%) Apache
3 183 (2.27%) Confluence
4 145 (1.80%) IIS
5 135 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 129 (1.60%) Apache Spark
7 123 (1.52%) WordPress
8 120 (1.49%) JBoss
9 100 (1.24%) Tomcat
10 90 (1.11%) Umbraco
11 87 (1.08%) WebSphere
12 74 (0.92%) Drupal
13 64 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 57 (0.71%) nginx
15 53 (0.66%) WebLogic
16 41 (0.51%) Apache Solr
16 41 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
17 34 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
18 23 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 56 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (0.59%) Photoshop
3 37 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (0.31%) Chatbot
5 18 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (0.17%) GIMP
7 11 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 8 (0.099%) Simulink
10 7 (0.087%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.050%) Doxygen
12 3 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.037%) InDesign
12 3 (0.037%) Microsoft Project
13 2 (0.025%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.025%) Weka
14 1 (0.012%) Mathcad
14 1 (0.012%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 80 (0.99%) Magento
2 64 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 43 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
4 16 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
4 16 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
5 14 (0.17%) Markit EDM
6 12 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 12 (0.15%) WebTrends
7 9 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (0.099%) SAP MM
9 7 (0.087%) Distributed Ledger
10 6 (0.074%) SAP FI
11 5 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.062%) Elite 3E
11 5 (0.062%) SAP PP
11 5 (0.062%) SAP QM
11 5 (0.062%) SAP SD
12 4 (0.050%) SAP CRM
13 3 (0.037%) NetSuite
13 3 (0.037%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 737 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
2 644 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 224 (2.78%) SaaS
4 145 (1.80%) GitHub
5 93 (1.15%) npm
6 77 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 71 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 61 (0.76%) Amazon S3
9 56 (0.69%) Serverless
10 54 (0.67%) PaaS
11 50 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
12 26 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
13 25 (0.31%) Force.com
14 24 (0.30%) CloudFront
14 24 (0.30%) DigitalOcean
15 23 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 21 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
16 21 (0.26%) Office 365
17 20 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
17 20 (0.25%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 238 (2.95%) Internet
2 192 (2.38%) HTTP
3 81 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 35 (0.43%) SSL
5 30 (0.37%) SMS
6 29 (0.36%) AMQP
7 24 (0.30%) DNS
8 19 (0.24%) Bluetooth
8 19 (0.24%) Broadband
9 18 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (0.20%) Ethernet
11 13 (0.16%) Intranet
11 13 (0.16%) Network Security
12 12 (0.15%) Value-Added Service
13 11 (0.14%) Skype
13 11 (0.14%) SNMP
14 8 (0.099%) LTE
14 8 (0.099%) SSH
14 8 (0.099%) UMTS
15 7 (0.087%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,072 (25.67%) SQL Server
2 1,004 (12.44%) MySQL
3 900 (11.15%) NoSQL
4 785 (9.72%) Relational Database
5 537 (6.65%) Big Data
6 472 (5.85%) MongoDB
7 383 (4.74%) SQL Server 2016
8 230 (2.85%) RDBMS
9 199 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
10 138 (1.71%) Hadoop
10 138 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 122 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 119 (1.47%) Oracle Database
13 111 (1.38%) Redis
14 108 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
15 91 (1.13%) Data Lake
16 90 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
17 81 (1.00%) DB2
18 79 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
19 78 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1,626 (20.14%) Git (software)
2 591 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 454 (5.62%) Subversion
4 411 (5.09%) JIRA
5 410 (5.08%) Visual Studio
6 402 (4.98%) NUnit
7 352 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 310 (3.84%) Selenium
9 309 (3.83%) Maven
10 259 (3.21%) JUnit
11 219 (2.71%) TeamCity
12 175 (2.17%) webpack
13 173 (2.14%) Cucumber
14 165 (2.04%) MSTest
15 163 (2.02%) Jasmine
16 151 (1.87%) gulp
17 149 (1.85%) Bitbucket
18 139 (1.72%) Eclipse
19 129 (1.60%) Mercurial
20 123 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 1,913 (23.70%) Finance
2 756 (9.37%) Banking
3 435 (5.39%) Investment Banking
4 393 (4.87%) Retail
5 384 (4.76%) Games
6 378 (4.68%) Financial Institution
7 253 (3.13%) Marketing
8 216 (2.68%) Front Office
9 212 (2.63%) Advertising
10 154 (1.91%) Manufacturing
11 136 (1.68%) Telecoms
12 111 (1.38%) Electronics
13 88 (1.09%) Automotive
14 77 (0.95%) Law
15 68 (0.84%) Back Office
16 66 (0.82%) Legal
17 43 (0.53%) Aerospace
18 41 (0.51%) Multimedia
18 41 (0.51%) Publishing
19 35 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5,750 (71.23%) Developer
2 1,459 (18.07%) .NET Developer
3 1,180 (14.62%) Java Developer
4 1,168 (14.47%) Software Engineer
5 1,133 (14.04%) C# Developer
6 1,074 (13.31%) Software Developer
7 1,038 (12.86%) Senior Developer
8 693 (8.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 662 (8.20%) PHP Developer
10 457 (5.66%) Junior
11 408 (5.05%) JavaScript Developer
12 390 (4.83%) Junior Developer
13 342 (4.24%) C# Software Developer
14 301 (3.73%) Graduate
15 297 (3.68%) Architect
16 289 (3.58%) Senior Java Developer
17 284 (3.52%) .NET Software Developer
18 269 (3.33%) Lead Developer
19 268 (3.32%) C# Software Engineer
20 265 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,977 (36.88%) .NET
2 2,677 (33.16%) HTML
3 2,296 (28.44%) CSS
4 1,662 (20.59%) ASP.NET
5 1,596 (19.77%) AngularJS
6 1,351 (16.74%) Web Services
7 1,282 (15.88%) RESTful
8 1,246 (15.44%) jQuery
9 1,145 (14.18%) HTML5
10 1,044 (12.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 939 (11.63%) XML
12 909 (11.26%) React
13 877 (10.86%) WCF
14 866 (10.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 845 (10.47%) REST
16 797 (9.87%) Node.js
17 777 (9.63%) Spring
18 719 (8.91%) .NET Framework
19 615 (7.62%) WPF
20 587 (7.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1,385 (17.16%) Computer Science
2 773 (9.58%) Greenfield Project
3 690 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
4 505 (6.26%) User Experience
5 454 (5.62%) Algorithms
6 409 (5.07%) Mobile App
7 376 (4.66%) Self-Motivation
8 361 (4.47%) Data Structures
9 314 (3.89%) Cyberthreat
10 307 (3.80%) Fintech
11 294 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
12 137 (1.70%) Fixed Income
13 132 (1.64%) Equities
14 124 (1.54%) Derivative
15 121 (1.50%) Hedge funds
16 107 (1.33%) Social Media
17 105 (1.30%) N-Tier
18 97 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 96 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
20 93 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1,020 (12.64%) Linux
2 661 (8.19%) Windows
3 369 (4.57%) Unix
4 334 (4.14%) Android
5 297 (3.68%) Apple iOS
6 48 (0.59%) CentOS
7 45 (0.56%) Windows Server
8 34 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (0.38%) Mac OS
10 19 (0.24%) Debian
11 17 (0.21%) Mac OS X
11 17 (0.21%) Solaris
12 16 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
13 15 (0.19%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.11%) Nucleus RTOS
15 8 (0.099%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.087%) HPUX
17 6 (0.074%) Amazon Linux
18 5 (0.062%) Windows Server 2012
19 4 (0.050%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,365 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 2,295 (28.43%) MVC
3 2,220 (27.50%) TDD
4 2,117 (26.23%) Software Engineering
5 1,913 (23.70%) OOP
6 1,425 (17.65%) Scrum
7 1,347 (16.69%) Problem-Solving
8 1,345 (16.66%) OOD
9 1,213 (15.03%) Continuous Integration
10 1,159 (14.36%) Test Automation
11 1,007 (12.48%) SDLC
12 966 (11.97%) Web Development
13 932 (11.55%) BDD
14 696 (8.62%) SOLID
15 694 (8.60%) Microservices
16 635 (7.87%) Unit Testing
17 594 (7.36%) DevOps
18 592 (7.33%) Mentoring
19 572 (7.09%) Web Application Development
20 553 (6.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3,594 (44.52%) C#
2 3,510 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 3,191 (39.53%) Java
4 2,540 (31.47%) SQL
5 1,244 (15.41%) C++
6 1,126 (13.95%) PHP
7 1,081 (13.39%) Python
8 523 (6.48%) T-SQL
9 462 (5.72%) Ruby
10 351 (4.35%) C
11 251 (3.11%) TypeScript
12 242 (3.00%) Java 8
13 234 (2.90%) Scala
14 216 (2.68%) Perl
15 169 (2.09%) PL/SQL
16 164 (2.03%) VB.NET
17 131 (1.62%) Apple Swift
18 130 (1.61%) ES6
19 123 (1.52%) Shell Script
20 117 (1.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1,780 (22.05%) Degree
2 736 (9.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 119 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 105 (1.30%) Master's Degree
4 105 (1.30%) PhD
5 54 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 32 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 26 (0.32%) DV Cleared
7 26 (0.32%) HND
7 26 (0.32%) ISEB
8 24 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
9 22 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 12 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (0.14%) MCTS
13 9 (0.11%) Chartered Engineer
13 9 (0.11%) OCPJP
13 9 (0.11%) Sun Certification
14 8 (0.099%) MCPD
15 6 (0.074%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 379 (4.70%) QA
2 53 (0.66%) SLA
3 35 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 27 (0.33%) GCP
5 24 (0.30%) MiFID
6 21 (0.26%) GDPR
7 18 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (0.16%) WCAG
9 9 (0.11%) DICOM
9 9 (0.11%) IEC 61131
10 8 (0.099%) Data Quality
11 7 (0.087%) PCI DSS
12 5 (0.062%) Web Application Security Consortium
13 4 (0.050%) Dodd-Frank
13 4 (0.050%) EMIR
13 4 (0.050%) PMO
14 3 (0.037%) WAI
15 2 (0.025%) MISRA
16 1 (0.012%) HL7
System Software
1 339 (4.20%) Docker
2 44 (0.55%) Firmware
3 32 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 28 (0.35%) HDFS
5 26 (0.32%) Active Directory
6 14 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (0.11%) VirtualBox
8 7 (0.087%) Varnish
9 5 (0.062%) NFS
9 5 (0.062%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (0.025%) LXC
10 2 (0.025%) vSphere
11 1 (0.012%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 113 (1.40%) Ansible
2 112 (1.39%) Kubernetes
3 107 (1.33%) Puppet
4 93 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (0.64%) Kibana
6 44 (0.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 43 (0.53%) WSUS
8 35 (0.43%) Terraform
9 16 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 9 (0.11%) Grafana
11 8 (0.099%) logstash
12 7 (0.087%) Salt
12 7 (0.087%) Single Sign-On
13 6 (0.074%) CFEngine
13 6 (0.074%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (0.074%) Hadoop YARN
13 6 (0.074%) Nagios
14 5 (0.062%) Prometheus
14 5 (0.062%) Rancher
14 5 (0.062%) systemd
Vendors
1 1,166 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 607 (7.52%) Oracle
3 323 (4.00%) Google
4 182 (2.25%) SAP
5 157 (1.94%) Zend
6 151 (1.87%) Sybase
7 128 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
8 115 (1.42%) Facebook
9 97 (1.20%) Apple
10 79 (0.98%) Xamarin
11 74 (0.92%) Capita
12 73 (0.90%) Atlassian
13 66 (0.82%) hybris
14 62 (0.77%) Adobe
14 62 (0.77%) Yahoo!
15 59 (0.73%) Sony
16 57 (0.71%) Sitecore
17 55 (0.68%) WorldPay
18 52 (0.64%) New Relic
19 49 (0.61%) Red Hat