Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 44 36
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 -7
Permanent jobs citing OO 9580 9897 12145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.71% 5.52% 5.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 6.18% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7890 8699 10837
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £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 150826 160156 182795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.37% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119888 134356 152138
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

OO
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

OO
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -6 4230 £60,000 +4.35% 178
South East +7 1647 £45,000 +5.88% 83
North of England -6 1391 £45,000 +5.88% 117
East of England +22 975 £47,500 -2.06% 50
North West -6 808 £42,500 - 58
Midlands -3 722 £38,500 -3.75% 46
South West -10 630 £40,000 -5.88% 28
Yorkshire 0 516 £50,000 +25.00% 49
West Midlands -7 397 £40,000 +6.67% 19
East Midlands -7 325 £37,500 -6.25% 27
North East -21 67 £42,500 +21.43% 10
OO
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 5168 (53.95%) Agile Software Development
2 4003 (41.78%) JavaScript
3 3828 (39.96%) C#
4 3762 (39.27%) Java
5 3241 (33.83%) HTML
6 3188 (33.28%) .NET
7 2890 (30.17%) CSS
8 2763 (28.84%) TDD
9 2728 (28.48%) SQL
10 2618 (27.33%) MVC
11 2335 (24.37%) Finance
12 2308 (24.09%) SQL Server
13 2300 (24.01%) Software Engineering
14 2168 (22.63%) OOP
15 1921 (20.05%) Degree
16 1905 (19.89%) Git (software)
17 1889 (19.72%) OOD
18 1809 (18.88%) ASP.NET
19 1718 (17.93%) Web Services
20 1710 (17.85%) AngularJS
21 1567 (16.36%) Scrum
22 1562 (16.30%) Linux
23 1551 (16.19%) jQuery
24 1521 (15.88%) HTML5
25 1485 (15.50%) BDD
26 1465 (15.29%) PHP
27 1450 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
28 1418 (14.80%) Computer Science
29 1379 (14.39%) Test Automation
30 1338 (13.97%) C++

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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
1 318 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
2 315 (3.29%) CMS
3 305 (3.18%) Apache
4 212 (2.21%) Tomcat
5 171 (1.78%) JBoss
6 165 (1.72%) Apache Spark
7 161 (1.68%) Confluence
8 141 (1.47%) WebSphere
9 130 (1.36%) WordPress
10 123 (1.28%) IIS
11 113 (1.18%) Apache Solr
12 110 (1.15%) nginx
13 97 (1.01%) Drupal
14 81 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 81 (0.85%) WebLogic
15 61 (0.64%) Umbraco
16 60 (0.63%) SharePoint
17 42 (0.44%) Jetty
18 39 (0.41%) OpenStack
19 35 (0.37%) EPiServer
Applications
1 55 (0.57%) Photoshop
2 25 (0.26%) InVision
3 22 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 20 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 20 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (0.15%) Simulink
6 10 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.052%) FrameMaker
8 4 (0.042%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.042%) EngageOne
8 4 (0.042%) GIMP
8 4 (0.042%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.042%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.031%) InDesign
10 2 (0.021%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.010%) Doxygen
11 1 (0.010%) LaTeX
11 1 (0.010%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.010%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 168 (1.75%) Magento
2 32 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 28 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 22 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.13%) SAP CRM
6 10 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.084%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.084%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.063%) SAP S/4HANA
8 6 (0.063%) WebTrends
9 5 (0.052%) OpenCart
9 5 (0.052%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.052%) Workday HCM
10 4 (0.042%) Adobe Campaign
10 4 (0.042%) Exstream
10 4 (0.042%) osCommerce
11 3 (0.031%) Endur
11 3 (0.031%) OpenText MBPM
11 3 (0.031%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.031%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 795 (8.30%) Amazon AWS
2 575 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 346 (3.61%) SaaS
4 194 (2.03%) GitHub
5 91 (0.95%) npm
6 70 (0.73%) PaaS
7 67 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 66 (0.69%) IaaS
9 54 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
10 45 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
10 45 (0.47%) Serverless
11 30 (0.31%) Amazon S3
12 29 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
13 26 (0.27%) Google Play
14 25 (0.26%) Google Analytics
14 25 (0.26%) Google App Engine
15 23 (0.24%) iPaaS
15 23 (0.24%) Slack
16 21 (0.22%) Office 365
17 19 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 469 (4.90%) Internet
2 344 (3.59%) HTTP
3 136 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 112 (1.17%) SSL
5 53 (0.55%) Intranet
6 44 (0.46%) ATM
7 43 (0.45%) Ethernet
8 39 (0.41%) Firewall
9 36 (0.38%) InfiniBand
10 25 (0.26%) PBX
11 23 (0.24%) Skype
12 22 (0.23%) Asterisk PBX
12 22 (0.23%) Diameter Protocol
12 22 (0.23%) Extranet
12 22 (0.23%) GSM
12 22 (0.23%) LTE
12 22 (0.23%) RANAP
12 22 (0.23%) RTP
12 22 (0.23%) UMTS
12 22 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2308 (24.09%) SQL Server
2 1281 (13.37%) MySQL
3 1010 (10.54%) NoSQL
4 944 (9.85%) Relational Database
5 472 (4.93%) MongoDB
6 382 (3.99%) Big Data
7 329 (3.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 302 (3.15%) RDBMS
9 283 (2.95%) SQL Server 2016
10 280 (2.92%) Hadoop
11 239 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
12 203 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
13 201 (2.10%) Redis
14 133 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
15 126 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 116 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
17 107 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
18 100 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 88 (0.92%) Oracle Database
20 78 (0.81%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1905 (19.89%) Git (software)
2 703 (7.34%) Subversion
3 604 (6.30%) Jenkins
4 500 (5.22%) JIRA
5 499 (5.21%) Visual Studio
6 439 (4.58%) NUnit
7 354 (3.70%) Selenium
8 302 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 291 (3.04%) JUnit
10 285 (2.97%) Maven
11 227 (2.37%) Cucumber
12 225 (2.35%) Mercurial
13 222 (2.32%) TeamCity
14 214 (2.23%) gulp
15 192 (2.00%) WebDriver
16 189 (1.97%) Jasmine
17 185 (1.93%) MSTest
18 178 (1.86%) webpack
19 168 (1.75%) Eclipse
20 167 (1.74%) Grunt
General
1 2335 (24.37%) Finance
2 1018 (10.63%) Banking
3 659 (6.88%) Investment Banking
4 621 (6.48%) Retail
5 528 (5.51%) Retail Banking
6 438 (4.57%) Games
7 432 (4.51%) Marketing
8 416 (4.34%) Front Office
9 383 (4.00%) Telecoms
10 336 (3.51%) Electronics
11 267 (2.79%) Manufacturing
12 195 (2.04%) Advertising
13 147 (1.53%) Financial Institution
14 110 (1.15%) Back Office
15 96 (1.00%) Law
16 81 (0.85%) Legal
17 75 (0.78%) Publishing
18 74 (0.77%) Automotive
19 60 (0.63%) Aerospace
20 42 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6847 (71.47%) Developer
2 1646 (17.18%) .NET Developer
3 1403 (14.65%) Senior Developer
4 1317 (13.75%) Java Developer
5 1297 (13.54%) Software Engineer
6 1283 (13.39%) C# Developer
7 951 (9.93%) PHP Developer
8 873 (9.11%) Software Developer
9 751 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 665 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
11 424 (4.43%) Web Developer
12 422 (4.41%) Junior
13 421 (4.39%) Java Engineer
14 413 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
15 382 (3.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 378 (3.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 360 (3.76%) Architect
17 360 (3.76%) Junior Developer
18 348 (3.63%) Graduate
18 348 (3.63%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3241 (33.83%) HTML
2 3188 (33.28%) .NET
3 2890 (30.17%) CSS
4 1809 (18.88%) ASP.NET
5 1718 (17.93%) Web Services
6 1710 (17.85%) AngularJS
7 1551 (16.19%) jQuery
8 1521 (15.88%) HTML5
9 1276 (13.32%) RESTful
10 1250 (13.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1229 (12.83%) Node.js
12 1109 (11.58%) XML
13 1105 (11.53%) WCF
14 944 (9.85%) REST
15 886 (9.25%) CSS3
16 824 (8.60%) React
17 813 (8.49%) ASP.NET Web API
18 805 (8.40%) .NET Framework
19 780 (8.14%) Spring
20 758 (7.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1418 (14.80%) Computer Science
2 821 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 751 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
4 519 (5.42%) Algorithms
5 490 (5.11%) User Experience
6 418 (4.36%) Data Structures
7 398 (4.15%) Mobile App
8 340 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
9 240 (2.51%) Fintech
10 183 (1.91%) Client/Server
11 173 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 154 (1.61%) BBC
13 152 (1.59%) Fixed Income
14 146 (1.52%) N-Tier
15 139 (1.45%) Social Media
16 138 (1.44%) Hedge funds
17 135 (1.41%) Equities
18 107 (1.12%) Derivative
19 96 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
20 90 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1562 (16.30%) Linux
2 837 (8.74%) Windows
3 539 (5.63%) Unix
4 346 (3.61%) Android
5 291 (3.04%) Apple iOS
6 47 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 42 (0.44%) Mac OS
8 39 (0.41%) Debian
9 28 (0.29%) CentOS
10 26 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 24 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (0.23%) Solaris
13 16 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 14 (0.15%) AIX
15 12 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
16 11 (0.11%) Ubuntu
16 11 (0.11%) Windows XP
17 10 (0.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 9 (0.094%) Oracle Linux
19 7 (0.073%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5168 (53.95%) Agile Software Development
2 2763 (28.84%) TDD
3 2618 (27.33%) MVC
4 2300 (24.01%) Software Engineering
5 2168 (22.63%) OOP
6 1889 (19.72%) OOD
7 1567 (16.36%) Scrum
8 1485 (15.50%) BDD
9 1450 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
10 1379 (14.39%) Test Automation
11 1263 (13.18%) SDLC
12 1251 (13.06%) Web Development
13 917 (9.57%) Unit Testing
14 881 (9.20%) Multithreading
15 709 (7.40%) Web Application Development
16 698 (7.29%) E-Commerce
17 685 (7.15%) Front End Development
18 631 (6.59%) Mentoring
19 608 (6.35%) Asset Management
20 586 (6.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4003 (41.78%) JavaScript
2 3828 (39.96%) C#
3 3762 (39.27%) Java
4 2728 (28.48%) SQL
5 1465 (15.29%) PHP
6 1338 (13.97%) C++
7 1074 (11.21%) Python
8 548 (5.72%) Ruby
9 536 (5.59%) T-SQL
10 434 (4.53%) C
11 247 (2.58%) ES6
12 222 (2.32%) PL/SQL
13 203 (2.12%) Scala
14 197 (2.06%) Shell Script
15 172 (1.80%) TypeScript
16 157 (1.64%) Objective-C
17 156 (1.63%) Perl
18 144 (1.50%) VB.NET
19 134 (1.40%) F#
20 108 (1.13%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1921 (20.05%) Degree
2 662 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 144 (1.50%) Security Cleared
4 114 (1.19%) PhD
5 69 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
6 49 (0.51%) Master's Degree
7 46 (0.48%) HND
8 43 (0.45%) SC Cleared
9 42 (0.44%) ISEB
10 40 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 31 (0.32%) Sun Certification
12 30 (0.31%) DV Cleared
13 27 (0.28%) ISTQB
14 25 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 9 (0.094%) MCTS
16 8 (0.084%) DBS Check
16 8 (0.084%) Postgraduate
17 7 (0.073%) CTC Cleared
17 7 (0.073%) HPE ATP
18 6 (0.063%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 576 (6.01%) QA
2 27 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 18 (0.19%) SLA
4 12 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.13%) GCP
5 11 (0.11%) MiFID
6 7 (0.073%) EMIR
7 6 (0.063%) DO-178B
7 6 (0.063%) MIL-STD-498
8 5 (0.052%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.052%) Web Application Security Consortium
9 4 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.031%) WAI
11 2 (0.021%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.021%) HL7
12 1 (0.010%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.010%) PMO
12 1 (0.010%) PSD2
12 1 (0.010%) Section 508
12 1 (0.010%) WCAG
System Software
1 325 (3.39%) Docker
2 36 (0.38%) HDFS
3 34 (0.35%) Firmware
4 21 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 13 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.094%) Apache Flume
6 9 (0.094%) Varnish
6 9 (0.094%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.052%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.031%) vSphere
9 2 (0.021%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.010%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.010%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.010%) LXC
10 1 (0.010%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 168 (1.75%) Puppet
2 120 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 110 (1.15%) Ansible
4 103 (1.08%) Kibana
5 83 (0.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 78 (0.81%) WSUS
7 72 (0.75%) Kubernetes
8 22 (0.23%) logstash
9 20 (0.21%) Capistrano
10 19 (0.20%) Salt
11 17 (0.18%) Oozie
11 17 (0.18%) Terraform
12 10 (0.10%) Control-M
12 10 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
12 10 (0.10%) Nagios
13 9 (0.094%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 8 (0.084%) cPanel
15 7 (0.073%) Grafana
15 7 (0.073%) ZABBIX
16 6 (0.063%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1231 (12.85%) Microsoft
2 790 (8.25%) Oracle
3 345 (3.60%) Google
4 314 (3.28%) SAP
5 295 (3.08%) Zend
6 132 (1.38%) Apple
7 130 (1.36%) Facebook
8 111 (1.16%) Sony
9 107 (1.12%) Sybase
10 105 (1.10%) Yahoo!
11 94 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
12 93 (0.97%) ION Trading
13 77 (0.80%) Adobe
14 66 (0.69%) Sun
15 61 (0.64%) Xamarin
16 54 (0.56%) Atlassian
17 49 (0.51%) Sitecore
18 45 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
19 44 (0.46%) GoldenSource
20 40 (0.42%) hybris