Period
to 8 July 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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 74 53
Rank change year-on-year 0 -21 -13
Permanent jobs citing OO 2,823 5,235 8,428
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.88% 3.83% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 4.15% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,548 4,415 7,074
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 67,097 126,100 153,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.29% 92.18% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54,121 100,161 124,528
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OO in England

OO
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OO in England.

Salary trend for OO in England

OO
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing OO in England over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for OO in England

OO
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 8 July 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 +23 1,360 £70,000 +7.69% 116
South East -8 507 £50,000 +11.11% 59
North of England +3 419 £47,500 +5.56% 66
South West +27 264 £47,500 +11.76% 42
North West -19 219 £50,000 - 38
Midlands -12 173 £42,000 +2.44% 36
Yorkshire +52 147 £49,250 +9.44% 18
West Midlands -6 106 £43,000 +7.50% 25
East of England -48 99 £42,500 -15.00% 28
East Midlands -5 67 £35,000 -22.22% 11
North East +48 54 £40,000 -23.81% 10
OO
UK

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 1,419 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1,184 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 1,138 (40.31%) Java
4 1,133 (40.13%) C#
5 852 (30.18%) .NET
6 783 (27.74%) OOP
7 769 (27.24%) SQL
8 741 (26.25%) HTML
9 718 (25.43%) Software Engineering
10 708 (25.08%) CSS
11 693 (24.55%) TDD
12 592 (20.97%) Git (software)
13 588 (20.83%) SQL Server
14 579 (20.51%) AngularJS
15 567 (20.09%) Python
16 543 (19.23%) Finance
16 543 (19.23%) Degree
17 537 (19.02%) DevOps
18 527 (18.67%) MVC
19 498 (17.64%) Azure
20 492 (17.43%) AWS
21 481 (17.04%) PHP
22 471 (16.68%) OOD
23 466 (16.51%) React
24 464 (16.44%) Computer Science
25 437 (15.48%) Linux
26 425 (15.05%) Scrum
27 419 (14.84%) C++
28 416 (14.74%) BDD
29 408 (14.45%) Docker

OO
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
1 115 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
2 75 (2.66%) Apache
3 74 (2.62%) Apache Spark
4 57 (2.02%) Confluence
5 47 (1.66%) IIS
6 43 (1.52%) CMS
7 35 (1.24%) nginx
8 34 (1.20%) WordPress
9 25 (0.89%) Apache Airflow
9 25 (0.89%) Drupal
9 25 (0.89%) Luigi
10 22 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 19 (0.67%) Jupyter
12 17 (0.60%) JBoss
13 13 (0.46%) SharePoint
14 12 (0.43%) Moodle
15 10 (0.35%) MQSeries
15 10 (0.35%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 20 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.46%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.071%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.071%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.071%) Sketch
5 2 (0.071%) Windchill
6 1 (0.035%) InVision
6 1 (0.035%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 55 (1.95%) Magento
2 26 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.92%) Shopify
3 8 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.21%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.18%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.18%) SAP EHS
6 2 (0.071%) Endur
6 2 (0.071%) Misys Opics
6 2 (0.071%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.071%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.035%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.035%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.035%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 498 (17.64%) Azure
2 492 (17.43%) AWS
3 184 (6.52%) SaaS
4 145 (5.14%) GCP
5 86 (3.05%) GitHub
6 64 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
7 63 (2.23%) Serverless
8 46 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
9 41 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
10 38 (1.35%) Amazon S3
11 37 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
12 35 (1.24%) npm
13 26 (0.92%) Azure Functions
14 25 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
15 22 (0.78%) Firebase
15 22 (0.78%) NuGet
16 20 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
16 20 (0.71%) PaaS
17 18 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
17 18 (0.64%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 85 (3.01%) Internet
2 66 (2.34%) HTTP
3 40 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 30 (1.06%) Firewall
5 27 (0.96%) Skype
6 15 (0.53%) DNS
6 15 (0.53%) H.323
7 14 (0.50%) Tactical Data Link
8 9 (0.32%) Network Security
9 8 (0.28%) SSH
10 7 (0.25%) WAN
10 7 (0.25%) WebEx
11 6 (0.21%) FTP
11 6 (0.21%) MQTT
12 5 (0.18%) RFID
13 4 (0.14%) 3GPP
13 4 (0.14%) RTP
13 4 (0.14%) SMTP
13 4 (0.14%) SNMP
13 4 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 588 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 392 (13.89%) MySQL
3 264 (9.35%) Relational Database
4 207 (7.33%) NoSQL
5 189 (6.70%) MongoDB
6 133 (4.71%) Big Data
7 123 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
8 74 (2.62%) Hadoop
9 66 (2.34%) SQL Server 2019
10 51 (1.81%) Redis
11 48 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
12 44 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 43 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
14 42 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
14 42 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 41 (1.45%) RDBMS
16 40 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 35 (1.24%) Oracle Database
18 33 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
19 31 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 592 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 185 (6.55%) Jenkins
3 137 (4.85%) JIRA
4 132 (4.68%) Visual Studio
5 131 (4.64%) Selenium
6 114 (4.04%) Subversion
7 99 (3.51%) Maven
8 82 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 75 (2.66%) Cucumber
10 67 (2.37%) JUnit
11 54 (1.91%) SpecFlow
12 52 (1.84%) webpack
13 49 (1.74%) Mercurial
14 45 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
15 41 (1.45%) gulp
16 40 (1.42%) NUnit
16 40 (1.42%) Protractor
17 37 (1.31%) Grunt
17 37 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
18 35 (1.24%) PHPUnit
General
1 543 (19.23%) Finance
2 145 (5.14%) Banking
3 113 (4.00%) Front Office
4 89 (3.15%) Games
5 75 (2.66%) Retail
6 74 (2.62%) Marketing
7 69 (2.44%) Law
8 56 (1.98%) Public Sector
9 53 (1.88%) Investment Banking
10 49 (1.74%) Aerospace
11 46 (1.63%) Financial Institution
12 43 (1.52%) Manufacturing
13 35 (1.24%) Telecoms
14 34 (1.20%) Electronics
15 31 (1.10%) Advertising
16 30 (1.06%) Back Office
17 24 (0.85%) Military
18 22 (0.78%) Legal
19 13 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
20 12 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,895 (67.13%) Developer
2 402 (14.24%) Software Engineer
3 392 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 320 (11.34%) Java Developer
5 310 (10.98%) Software Developer
6 304 (10.77%) C# Developer
7 296 (10.49%) PHP Developer
8 276 (9.78%) .NET Developer
9 174 (6.16%) Full Stack Developer
10 134 (4.75%) Junior
11 130 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
12 124 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
13 123 (4.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 119 (4.22%) Graduate
15 117 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
16 114 (4.04%) Junior Developer
17 108 (3.83%) Python Developer
18 105 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
19 100 (3.54%) Java Engineer
20 94 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 852 (30.18%) .NET
2 741 (26.25%) HTML
3 708 (25.08%) CSS
4 579 (20.51%) AngularJS
5 466 (16.51%) React
6 387 (13.71%) Node.js
7 384 (13.60%) Web Services
8 337 (11.94%) ASP.NET
9 305 (10.80%) REST
10 298 (10.56%) .NET Framework
11 282 (9.99%) jQuery
12 265 (9.39%) HTML5
13 260 (9.21%) .NET Core
14 250 (8.86%) RESTful
15 236 (8.36%) Spring
16 218 (7.72%) XML
17 200 (7.08%) Vue.js
18 186 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC
19 180 (6.38%) Laravel
20 174 (6.16%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 217 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 212 (7.51%) Algorithms
3 199 (7.05%) Greenfield Project
4 198 (7.01%) User Experience
5 191 (6.77%) Data Structures
6 166 (5.88%) Mobile App
7 98 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
8 97 (3.44%) Hedge funds
9 75 (2.66%) Derivative
10 67 (2.37%) Management Information System
11 52 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 48 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
13 46 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
14 43 (1.52%) Fixed Income
15 37 (1.31%) Client/Server
16 36 (1.28%) Cloud Native
17 35 (1.24%) Equities
18 28 (0.99%) Animation
19 26 (0.92%) Virtual Team
20 24 (0.85%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 437 (15.48%) Linux
2 160 (5.67%) Windows
3 151 (5.35%) Apple iOS
4 140 (4.96%) Android
5 102 (3.61%) Unix
6 23 (0.81%) CentOS
7 17 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 16 (0.57%) Windows Server
9 13 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
10 12 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.25%) HPUX
11 7 (0.25%) Solaris
12 4 (0.14%) FreeRTOS
12 4 (0.14%) VMS
13 3 (0.11%) tvOS
13 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.071%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.071%) ThreadX
14 2 (0.071%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.071%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,419 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
2 783 (27.74%) OOP
3 718 (25.43%) Software Engineering
4 693 (24.55%) TDD
5 537 (19.02%) DevOps
6 527 (18.67%) MVC
7 471 (16.68%) OOD
8 464 (16.44%) Computer Science
9 425 (15.05%) Scrum
10 416 (14.74%) BDD
11 380 (13.46%) Test Automation
12 368 (13.04%) Microservices
13 335 (11.87%) Problem-Solving
14 324 (11.48%) SDLC
15 313 (11.09%) Continuous Integration
16 283 (10.02%) Web Development
17 245 (8.68%) SOLID
18 227 (8.04%) Fintech
19 224 (7.93%) OO PHP
20 220 (7.79%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1,184 (41.94%) JavaScript
2 1,138 (40.31%) Java
3 1,133 (40.13%) C#
4 769 (27.24%) SQL
5 567 (20.09%) Python
6 481 (17.04%) PHP
7 419 (14.84%) C++
8 234 (8.29%) TypeScript
9 121 (4.29%) C
10 112 (3.97%) Scala
11 94 (3.33%) T-SQL
12 93 (3.29%) Ruby
13 84 (2.98%) Java 8
14 72 (2.55%) ES6
15 64 (2.27%) Apple Swift
16 62 (2.20%) Objective-C
17 59 (2.09%) Go
18 53 (1.88%) Kotlin
19 52 (1.84%) PowerShell
20 48 (1.70%) R
Qualifications
1 543 (19.23%) Degree
2 236 (8.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 154 (5.46%) Security Cleared
4 61 (2.16%) DV Cleared
5 53 (1.88%) SC Cleared
6 29 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
7 25 (0.89%) ISTQB
8 24 (0.85%) Master's Degree
9 19 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (0.57%) ISEB
10 16 (0.57%) PhD
11 10 (0.35%) HND
12 6 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.11%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.11%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.071%) Postgraduate
15 1 (0.035%) CTC Cleared
15 1 (0.035%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.035%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (6.16%) QA
2 7 (0.25%) ISO 15022
2 7 (0.25%) ISO 20022
3 4 (0.14%) GDPR
3 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.14%) PMO
3 4 (0.14%) SLA
4 2 (0.071%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.071%) MiFID
5 1 (0.035%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.035%) GxP
5 1 (0.035%) JTAG
5 1 (0.035%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 408 (14.45%) Docker
2 20 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 18 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.28%) vSphere
5 7 (0.25%) Firmware
5 7 (0.25%) KVM
6 5 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.14%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.14%) Squid
8 3 (0.11%) HDFS
8 3 (0.11%) LXC
8 3 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.071%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.035%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 231 (8.18%) Kubernetes
2 95 (3.37%) Ansible
3 77 (2.73%) Terraform
4 35 (1.24%) Puppet
5 31 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.57%) Kibana
7 15 (0.53%) Istio
8 9 (0.32%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.28%) logstash
10 7 (0.25%) Rancher
11 5 (0.18%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (0.18%) Nagios
11 5 (0.18%) Oozie
12 4 (0.14%) CloudHub
13 3 (0.11%) Grafana
13 3 (0.11%) Mesos
14 2 (0.071%) cPanel
14 2 (0.071%) Hadoop YARN
14 2 (0.071%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.071%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 345 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 177 (6.27%) Oracle
3 117 (4.14%) Zend
4 99 (3.51%) Google
5 53 (1.88%) SAP
6 47 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
7 38 (1.35%) Atlassian
8 18 (0.64%) VMware
9 16 (0.57%) Tableau
10 15 (0.53%) Apple
10 15 (0.53%) Red Hat
11 13 (0.46%) MuleSoft
12 12 (0.43%) New Relic
13 11 (0.39%) Guidewire
13 11 (0.39%) Informatica
13 11 (0.39%) Talend
14 10 (0.35%) Adobe
14 10 (0.35%) Telerik
14 10 (0.35%) Xamarin
15 9 (0.32%) Cognizant