Period
to 21 January 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 46 40
Rank change year-on-year -22 -6 -3
Permanent jobs citing OO 5,724 8,895 9,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.08% 5.53% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 6.02% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4,738 7,479 8,301
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 128,542 147,814 151,763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.70% 91.82% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 102,430 120,039 126,437
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £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 January 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 January 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 -36 2,224 £67,500 +12.50% 439
South East -11 1,280 £45,500 +4.00% 214
North of England -13 870 £45,000 - 235
North West +2 585 £50,000 +11.11% 143
Midlands -10 468 £42,500 +13.33% 125
East of England -24 446 £50,000 - 129
South West -16 442 £41,750 -2.91% 109
East Midlands -2 269 £42,500 +11.84% 54
Yorkshire -49 227 £45,000 -5.26% 70
West Midlands -11 199 £45,000 +24.14% 70
North East -11 58 £47,500 +5.56% 22
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UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 3,176 (55.49%) Agile Software Development
2 2,574 (44.97%) C#
3 2,386 (41.68%) Java
3 2,386 (41.68%) JavaScript
4 2,073 (36.22%) .NET
5 1,885 (32.93%) HTML
6 1,854 (32.39%) SQL
7 1,621 (28.32%) CSS
8 1,586 (27.71%) Software Engineering
9 1,504 (26.28%) TDD
10 1,453 (25.38%) MVC
11 1,440 (25.16%) SQL Server
12 1,218 (21.28%) OOP
13 1,186 (20.72%) Git (software)
14 1,161 (20.28%) Finance
15 1,130 (19.74%) Degree
16 1,109 (19.37%) ASP.NET
17 1,095 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
18 1,054 (18.41%) AngularJS
19 981 (17.14%) Computer Science
20 978 (17.09%) C++
21 957 (16.72%) Web Services
22 930 (16.25%) Python
23 925 (16.16%) OOD
24 889 (15.53%) Scrum
25 872 (15.23%) Microsoft
26 861 (15.04%) Test Automation
27 851 (14.87%) Problem-Solving
28 816 (14.26%) Linux
29 815 (14.24%) PHP

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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
1 232 (4.05%) Apache
2 200 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
3 169 (2.95%) CMS
4 166 (2.90%) IIS
5 138 (2.41%) Confluence
6 96 (1.68%) Apache Spark
7 83 (1.45%) Tomcat
8 71 (1.24%) WordPress
9 66 (1.15%) Apache Solr
10 61 (1.07%) SharePoint
11 60 (1.05%) JBoss
12 52 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
12 52 (0.91%) Drupal
13 51 (0.89%) nginx
14 33 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 31 (0.54%) WebLogic
15 31 (0.54%) WebSphere
16 21 (0.37%) Umbraco
17 19 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 15 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 34 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.26%) Chatbot
4 11 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.087%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.052%) Maya
9 2 (0.035%) Simulink
10 1 (0.017%) InDesign
10 1 (0.017%) InVision
10 1 (0.017%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 101 (1.76%) Magento
2 29 (0.51%) SAP Hybris
3 27 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (0.33%) SDL Web 8
5 18 (0.31%) Shopify
6 16 (0.28%) Actimize
7 8 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 7 (0.12%) SAP ERP
9 6 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.070%) SAP S/4HANA
11 3 (0.052%) iTrent
11 3 (0.052%) SAP PSCD
12 2 (0.035%) Elite 3E
12 2 (0.035%) Visualfiles
13 1 (0.017%) Distributed Ledger
13 1 (0.017%) Dynamics NAV
13 1 (0.017%) NetSuite
13 1 (0.017%) SAP HR
13 1 (0.017%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 746 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
2 649 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 199 (3.48%) SaaS
4 159 (2.78%) GitHub
5 99 (1.73%) Serverless
6 92 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 72 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
8 65 (1.14%) PaaS
9 64 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
10 52 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
11 43 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
12 42 (0.73%) npm
13 37 (0.65%) IaaS
14 35 (0.61%) Amazon S3
15 29 (0.51%) Google Play
16 26 (0.45%) Azure Functions
17 21 (0.37%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 20 (0.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
19 19 (0.33%) OpenShift
19 19 (0.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 287 (5.01%) Internet
2 188 (3.28%) HTTP
3 75 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 26 (0.45%) AMQP
4 26 (0.45%) SSL
5 18 (0.31%) H.323
6 17 (0.30%) DNS
7 16 (0.28%) Network Security
8 13 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 13 (0.23%) VoIP
9 11 (0.19%) Skype
9 11 (0.19%) Wireless
10 10 (0.17%) RS-232
10 10 (0.17%) SSH
10 10 (0.17%) Wireshark
11 8 (0.14%) DHCP
11 8 (0.14%) Link 16
11 8 (0.14%) Link 22
11 8 (0.14%) PBX
11 8 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,440 (25.16%) SQL Server
2 692 (12.09%) MySQL
3 585 (10.22%) NoSQL
4 578 (10.10%) Relational Database
5 231 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
6 229 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 216 (3.77%) Big Data
8 206 (3.60%) SQL Server 2016
9 192 (3.35%) RDBMS
10 100 (1.75%) Redis
11 93 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 87 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
12 87 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 85 (1.48%) Oracle Database
14 84 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
15 74 (1.29%) Hadoop
16 54 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
17 51 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 51 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
18 50 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1,186 (20.72%) Git (software)
2 508 (8.87%) Jenkins
3 483 (8.44%) Visual Studio
4 313 (5.47%) JIRA
5 302 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 289 (5.05%) Maven
6 289 (5.05%) Subversion
7 229 (4.00%) JUnit
8 213 (3.72%) NUnit
9 184 (3.21%) Cucumber
9 184 (3.21%) TeamCity
10 181 (3.16%) Selenium
11 115 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 115 (2.01%) Eclipse
12 111 (1.94%) Gradle
13 110 (1.92%) gulp
14 109 (1.90%) SpecFlow
15 103 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
16 102 (1.78%) Bitbucket
17 86 (1.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1,161 (20.28%) Finance
2 281 (4.91%) Banking
3 261 (4.56%) Retail
4 238 (4.16%) Marketing
5 237 (4.14%) Games
6 165 (2.88%) Front Office
7 134 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 97 (1.69%) Telecoms
9 89 (1.55%) Advertising
10 78 (1.36%) Electronics
11 66 (1.15%) Automotive
12 55 (0.96%) Investment Banking
13 54 (0.94%) Back Office
14 53 (0.93%) Legal
15 48 (0.84%) Aerospace
15 48 (0.84%) Publishing
16 42 (0.73%) Financial Institution
17 38 (0.66%) Law
18 23 (0.40%) Military
19 14 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3,822 (66.77%) Developer
2 951 (16.61%) Software Engineer
3 915 (15.99%) .NET Developer
4 778 (13.59%) Java Developer
5 759 (13.26%) Senior Developer
6 749 (13.09%) Software Developer
7 680 (11.88%) C# Developer
8 497 (8.68%) PHP Developer
9 395 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 325 (5.68%) Junior
11 280 (4.89%) Java Engineer
12 267 (4.66%) Junior Developer
13 243 (4.25%) Architect
14 240 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
15 210 (3.67%) C# Software Engineer
16 208 (3.63%) Senior Software Engineer
17 205 (3.58%) Graduate
18 199 (3.48%) Java Software Engineer
18 199 (3.48%) Python Developer
18 199 (3.48%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,073 (36.22%) .NET
2 1,885 (32.93%) HTML
3 1,621 (28.32%) CSS
4 1,109 (19.37%) ASP.NET
5 1,054 (18.41%) AngularJS
6 957 (16.72%) Web Services
7 742 (12.96%) jQuery
8 717 (12.53%) HTML5
9 712 (12.44%) Spring
10 666 (11.64%) RESTful
11 664 (11.60%) XML
12 652 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 648 (11.32%) React
14 631 (11.02%) REST
15 568 (9.92%) ASP.NET Web API
16 543 (9.49%) WCF
17 489 (8.54%) Node.js
18 431 (7.53%) .NET Framework
19 418 (7.30%) JSON
20 349 (6.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 489 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
2 350 (6.11%) Algorithms
3 348 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
4 346 (6.04%) User Experience
5 263 (4.59%) Mobile App
6 252 (4.40%) Data Structures
7 248 (4.33%) Self-Motivation
8 227 (3.97%) Fintech
9 180 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
10 115 (2.01%) Social Media
11 98 (1.71%) Hedge funds
11 98 (1.71%) N-Tier
12 91 (1.59%) Derivative
13 80 (1.40%) Fixed Income
14 79 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 62 (1.08%) BBC
16 56 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
17 54 (0.94%) Management Information System
17 54 (0.94%) Virtual Team
18 47 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 816 (14.26%) Linux
2 554 (9.68%) Windows
3 304 (5.31%) Android
4 247 (4.32%) Apple iOS
5 230 (4.02%) Unix
6 50 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 47 (0.82%) CentOS
8 27 (0.47%) Windows Server
9 19 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
10 10 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.14%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.087%) pSOS
13 4 (0.070%) Debian
13 4 (0.070%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.052%) AIX
14 3 (0.052%) Solaris
14 3 (0.052%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.052%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.052%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.035%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,176 (55.49%) Agile Software Development
2 1,586 (27.71%) Software Engineering
3 1,504 (26.28%) TDD
4 1,453 (25.38%) MVC
5 1,218 (21.28%) OOP
6 1,095 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
7 981 (17.14%) Computer Science
8 925 (16.16%) OOD
9 889 (15.53%) Scrum
10 861 (15.04%) Test Automation
11 851 (14.87%) Problem-Solving
12 661 (11.55%) BDD
13 623 (10.88%) Web Development
14 592 (10.34%) SOLID
15 586 (10.24%) DevOps
16 558 (9.75%) Microservices
17 557 (9.73%) SDLC
18 516 (9.01%) Open Source
19 510 (8.91%) Unit Testing
20 486 (8.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2,574 (44.97%) C#
2 2,386 (41.68%) Java
2 2,386 (41.68%) JavaScript
3 1,854 (32.39%) SQL
4 978 (17.09%) C++
5 930 (16.25%) Python
6 815 (14.24%) PHP
7 384 (6.71%) T-SQL
8 319 (5.57%) C
9 255 (4.45%) Ruby
10 231 (4.04%) Java 8
11 210 (3.67%) TypeScript
12 169 (2.95%) Scala
13 138 (2.41%) ES6
14 114 (1.99%) Objective-C
15 106 (1.85%) VB.NET
16 98 (1.71%) PowerShell
17 97 (1.69%) Perl
18 96 (1.68%) Go
19 93 (1.62%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1,130 (19.74%) Degree
2 410 (7.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 143 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 94 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 44 (0.77%) PhD
6 42 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
7 40 (0.70%) Master's Degree
8 37 (0.65%) ISTQB
9 31 (0.54%) ISEB
10 28 (0.49%) DV Cleared
11 17 (0.30%) HND
11 17 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
12 13 (0.23%) Chartered Engineer
13 11 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
14 10 (0.17%) CISSP
14 10 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
15 6 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (0.10%) PMI Certification
16 5 (0.087%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 292 (5.10%) QA
2 28 (0.49%) GDPR
3 10 (0.17%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.12%) MiFID
4 7 (0.12%) SLA
5 6 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.087%) DICOM
6 5 (0.087%) IEC 61131
6 5 (0.087%) WCAG
7 4 (0.070%) Basel III
8 3 (0.052%) JTAG
9 2 (0.035%) FedRAMP
9 2 (0.035%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.035%) WAI
9 2 (0.035%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 1 (0.017%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.017%) PMO
10 1 (0.017%) SEPA
System Software
1 387 (6.76%) Docker
2 64 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 54 (0.94%) Firmware
4 40 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (0.33%) VirtualBox
7 13 (0.23%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.16%) Varnish
9 8 (0.14%) KVM
10 5 (0.087%) HDFS
11 4 (0.070%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.052%) Postfix
13 2 (0.035%) LXC
13 2 (0.035%) vSphere
14 1 (0.017%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.017%) etcd
14 1 (0.017%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 123 (2.15%) Kubernetes
2 100 (1.75%) Ansible
3 84 (1.47%) Terraform
4 80 (1.40%) Puppet
5 69 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (0.40%) Kibana
7 17 (0.30%) logstash
8 10 (0.17%) Mesos
9 7 (0.12%) linkerd
9 7 (0.12%) Packer
10 6 (0.10%) Grafana
10 6 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.10%) Prometheus
11 5 (0.087%) Consul
12 4 (0.070%) Oozie
12 4 (0.070%) Rundeck
13 2 (0.035%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.035%) Marathon
13 2 (0.035%) Single Sign-On
14 1 (0.017%) Istio
Vendors
1 872 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 348 (6.08%) Oracle
3 224 (3.91%) Google
4 105 (1.83%) SAP
5 89 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
6 88 (1.54%) Apple
7 72 (1.26%) Adobe
8 71 (1.24%) Xamarin
8 71 (1.24%) Zend
9 69 (1.21%) Facebook
10 60 (1.05%) Sony
10 60 (1.05%) Yahoo!
11 51 (0.89%) Red Hat
12 50 (0.87%) Atlassian
13 47 (0.82%) hybris
14 43 (0.75%) VMware
15 31 (0.54%) TIBCO
16 24 (0.42%) Sitecore
17 22 (0.38%) Nintex
18 21 (0.37%) IBM