Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 42 38
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 -10
Permanent jobs citing OO 9878 10346 12125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.96% 5.64% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.63% 6.32% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8181 9154 10725
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
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 148881 163671 181874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.87% 89.19% 88.22%
Number of salaries quoted 118063 137989 151177
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -9 4419 £60,000 +4.35% 346
South East 0 1558 £42,500 - 102
North of England -3 1509 £43,000 +7.50% 148
East of England +19 958 £47,500 +5.56% 68
North West -6 837 £42,500 - 77
Midlands +2 772 £40,000 +6.67% 62
South West 0 681 £40,000 -6.98% 64
Yorkshire +12 634 £45,000 +12.50% 66
West Midlands -7 444 £40,000 +6.67% 27
East Midlands +1 336 £40,000 +1.27% 35
North East -45 38 £40,000 +14.29% 5
South Coast - 8 £40,500 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 5308 (53.74%) Agile Software Development
2 4138 (41.89%) JavaScript
3 4041 (40.91%) Java
4 3899 (39.47%) C#
5 3412 (34.54%) HTML
6 3187 (32.26%) .NET
7 2995 (30.32%) CSS
8 2856 (28.91%) TDD
9 2756 (27.90%) SQL
10 2628 (26.60%) MVC
11 2406 (24.36%) Finance
12 2296 (23.24%) SQL Server
13 2295 (23.23%) Software Engineering
14 2237 (22.65%) OOP
15 1999 (20.24%) Degree
16 1992 (20.17%) Git (software)
17 1938 (19.62%) OOD
18 1923 (19.47%) AngularJS
19 1772 (17.94%) Web Services
20 1764 (17.86%) Scrum
21 1753 (17.75%) ASP.NET
22 1634 (16.54%) jQuery
23 1633 (16.53%) Linux
24 1602 (16.22%) HTML5
25 1536 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
26 1516 (15.35%) Computer Science
27 1467 (14.85%) C++
28 1450 (14.68%) BDD
29 1435 (14.53%) PHP
30 1429 (14.47%) Test Automation

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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
1 350 (3.54%) CMS
2 348 (3.52%) Apache
3 328 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
4 236 (2.39%) Tomcat
5 193 (1.95%) WebSphere
6 192 (1.94%) Confluence
7 185 (1.87%) JBoss
8 176 (1.78%) Apache Spark
9 153 (1.55%) Apache Solr
10 132 (1.34%) IIS
11 120 (1.21%) nginx
11 120 (1.21%) WordPress
12 103 (1.04%) WebLogic
13 90 (0.91%) Drupal
14 83 (0.84%) Umbraco
15 76 (0.77%) SharePoint
16 74 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 55 (0.56%) OpenStack
18 53 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
19 51 (0.52%) Jetty
Applications
1 43 (0.44%) Photoshop
2 26 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (0.25%) InVision
4 16 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (0.14%) Simulink
6 10 (0.10%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.061%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (0.061%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.051%) FrameMaker
8 5 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.040%) EngageOne
9 4 (0.040%) GIMP
10 3 (0.030%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.010%) Doxygen
11 1 (0.010%) LaTeX
11 1 (0.010%) Mathcad
11 1 (0.010%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 129 (1.31%) Magento
2 29 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 15 (0.15%) SAP CRM
4 14 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 13 (0.13%) SAP ERP
6 11 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.081%) SAP S/4HANA
8 6 (0.061%) Pega PRPC
9 5 (0.051%) WebTrends
9 5 (0.051%) Workday HCM
10 4 (0.040%) Endur
10 4 (0.040%) Exstream
11 3 (0.030%) MetaTrader
11 3 (0.030%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 3 (0.030%) SAP CO
11 3 (0.030%) SAP FI
11 3 (0.030%) SAP FI/CO
12 2 (0.020%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 859 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 594 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 338 (3.42%) SaaS
4 225 (2.28%) GitHub
5 127 (1.29%) npm
6 80 (0.81%) PaaS
7 74 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
8 72 (0.73%) IaaS
9 71 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
10 52 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
11 40 (0.40%) Google Play
12 33 (0.33%) Google Analytics
13 28 (0.28%) Heroku
14 27 (0.27%) Yarn
15 25 (0.25%) Google App Engine
15 25 (0.25%) Office 365
16 24 (0.24%) Amazon S3
17 23 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
17 23 (0.23%) iPaaS
17 23 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 430 (4.35%) Internet
2 389 (3.94%) HTTP
3 148 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 108 (1.09%) SSL
5 72 (0.73%) Ethernet
6 42 (0.43%) Intranet
7 37 (0.37%) ATM
8 33 (0.33%) InfiniBand
9 27 (0.27%) Firewall
10 26 (0.26%) Skype
11 21 (0.21%) DNS
11 21 (0.21%) Extranet
11 21 (0.21%) SMTP
12 15 (0.15%) SMS
13 14 (0.14%) HTTPS
13 14 (0.14%) LDAP
14 13 (0.13%) LAN
15 12 (0.12%) FTP
15 12 (0.12%) WAN
15 12 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2296 (23.24%) SQL Server
2 1246 (12.61%) MySQL
3 1015 (10.28%) Relational Database
4 994 (10.06%) NoSQL
5 507 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 389 (3.94%) Big Data
7 318 (3.22%) RDBMS
8 309 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
9 302 (3.06%) Hadoop
10 287 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 213 (2.16%) SQL Server 2016
12 196 (1.98%) Redis
13 190 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
14 136 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 127 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
16 124 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 115 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
18 110 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
19 87 (0.88%) Oracle Database
20 82 (0.83%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1992 (20.17%) Git (software)
2 783 (7.93%) Subversion
3 679 (6.87%) Jenkins
4 618 (6.26%) JIRA
5 505 (5.11%) Visual Studio
6 488 (4.94%) NUnit
7 371 (3.76%) Selenium
8 350 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 347 (3.51%) Maven
10 336 (3.40%) JUnit
11 232 (2.35%) Jasmine
12 231 (2.34%) TeamCity
13 228 (2.31%) Cucumber
13 228 (2.31%) Mercurial
14 223 (2.26%) gulp
15 218 (2.21%) Eclipse
16 204 (2.07%) WebDriver
17 196 (1.98%) webpack
18 182 (1.84%) MSTest
19 157 (1.59%) Moq
General
1 2406 (24.36%) Finance
2 1068 (10.81%) Banking
3 1048 (10.61%) Retail
4 706 (7.15%) Investment Banking
5 552 (5.59%) Retail Banking
6 459 (4.65%) Marketing
7 417 (4.22%) Front Office
8 398 (4.03%) Games
9 348 (3.52%) Electronics
9 348 (3.52%) Telecoms
10 268 (2.71%) Manufacturing
11 156 (1.58%) Advertising
12 154 (1.56%) Financial Institution
13 98 (0.99%) Back Office
14 96 (0.97%) Legal
15 80 (0.81%) Publishing
16 77 (0.78%) Automotive
17 65 (0.66%) Law
18 62 (0.63%) Aerospace
19 34 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7128 (72.16%) Developer
2 1642 (16.62%) .NET Developer
3 1503 (15.22%) Java Developer
4 1502 (15.21%) Senior Developer
5 1313 (13.29%) C# Developer
6 1241 (12.56%) Software Engineer
7 894 (9.05%) Software Developer
8 891 (9.02%) PHP Developer
9 774 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 722 (7.31%) JavaScript Developer
11 485 (4.91%) Web Developer
12 447 (4.53%) Senior Java Developer
13 420 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
14 409 (4.14%) Java Engineer
15 405 (4.10%) Junior
16 401 (4.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 384 (3.89%) Graduate
18 381 (3.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 370 (3.75%) Architect
20 369 (3.74%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3412 (34.54%) HTML
2 3187 (32.26%) .NET
3 2995 (30.32%) CSS
4 1923 (19.47%) AngularJS
5 1772 (17.94%) Web Services
6 1753 (17.75%) ASP.NET
7 1634 (16.54%) jQuery
8 1602 (16.22%) HTML5
9 1286 (13.02%) RESTful
10 1262 (12.78%) Node.js
11 1229 (12.44%) XML
12 1204 (12.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1062 (10.75%) WCF
14 1017 (10.30%) REST
15 953 (9.65%) CSS3
16 883 (8.94%) JSON
17 879 (8.90%) Spring
18 838 (8.48%) .NET Framework
19 832 (8.42%) React
20 811 (8.21%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1516 (15.35%) Computer Science
2 866 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 702 (7.11%) Greenfield Project
4 517 (5.23%) Algorithms
5 511 (5.17%) User Experience
6 462 (4.68%) Data Structures
7 433 (4.38%) Mobile App
8 368 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
9 263 (2.66%) Fintech
10 164 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 154 (1.56%) N-Tier
12 144 (1.46%) Client/Server
12 144 (1.46%) Hedge funds
13 133 (1.35%) Derivative
13 133 (1.35%) Social Media
14 132 (1.34%) Fixed Income
15 130 (1.32%) BBC
16 128 (1.30%) Equities
16 128 (1.30%) iPad
17 88 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1633 (16.53%) Linux
2 873 (8.84%) Windows
3 553 (5.60%) Unix
4 421 (4.26%) Android
5 371 (3.76%) Apple iOS
6 71 (0.72%) Mac OS
7 55 (0.56%) Windows Server
8 48 (0.49%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 40 (0.40%) CentOS
10 35 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
11 34 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 33 (0.33%) Debian
13 21 (0.21%) Windows XP
14 17 (0.17%) Ubuntu
15 16 (0.16%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (0.11%) AIX
17 11 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
18 9 (0.091%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 5 (0.051%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5308 (53.74%) Agile Software Development
2 2856 (28.91%) TDD
3 2628 (26.60%) MVC
4 2295 (23.23%) Software Engineering
5 2237 (22.65%) OOP
6 1938 (19.62%) OOD
7 1764 (17.86%) Scrum
8 1536 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
9 1450 (14.68%) BDD
10 1429 (14.47%) Test Automation
11 1320 (13.36%) Web Development
12 1317 (13.33%) SDLC
13 986 (9.98%) Unit Testing
14 895 (9.06%) Multithreading
15 792 (8.02%) E-Commerce
16 737 (7.46%) Front End Development
17 680 (6.88%) Mentoring
18 651 (6.59%) Web Application Development
19 643 (6.51%) Asset Management
20 622 (6.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4138 (41.89%) JavaScript
2 4041 (40.91%) Java
3 3899 (39.47%) C#
4 2756 (27.90%) SQL
5 1467 (14.85%) C++
6 1435 (14.53%) PHP
7 1100 (11.14%) Python
8 559 (5.66%) T-SQL
9 545 (5.52%) Ruby
10 469 (4.75%) C
11 298 (3.02%) ES6
12 239 (2.42%) Shell Script
13 237 (2.40%) PL/SQL
14 236 (2.39%) TypeScript
15 226 (2.29%) Scala
16 198 (2.00%) Objective-C
16 198 (2.00%) Perl
17 179 (1.81%) VB.NET
18 142 (1.44%) Groovy
19 122 (1.24%) F#
Qualifications
1 1999 (20.24%) Degree
2 707 (7.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 161 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 147 (1.49%) PhD
5 70 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
6 62 (0.63%) Master's Degree
7 57 (0.58%) SC Cleared
8 43 (0.44%) HND
9 37 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (0.36%) ISEB
11 31 (0.31%) DV Cleared
12 29 (0.29%) ISTQB
13 15 (0.15%) Sun Certification
14 13 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 10 (0.10%) DBS Check
16 9 (0.091%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 8 (0.081%) PMI Certification
18 7 (0.071%) HPE ATP
18 7 (0.071%) Postgraduate
19 6 (0.061%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 550 (5.57%) QA
2 23 (0.23%) Data Quality
2 23 (0.23%) SLA
3 20 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 19 (0.19%) MiFID
5 13 (0.13%) GCP
6 6 (0.061%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.061%) WAI
7 4 (0.040%) DO-178B
7 4 (0.040%) EMIR
7 4 (0.040%) MIL-STD-498
8 3 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.020%) MISRA
9 2 (0.020%) Section 508
9 2 (0.020%) WCAG
10 1 (0.010%) IEC 61131
10 1 (0.010%) JTAG
10 1 (0.010%) PMO
10 1 (0.010%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 303 (3.07%) Docker
2 45 (0.46%) Firmware
3 25 (0.25%) HDFS
4 20 (0.20%) Active Directory
5 13 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (0.081%) Apache Flume
7 8 (0.081%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.051%) Varnish
8 5 (0.051%) vSphere
9 4 (0.040%) LXC
10 3 (0.030%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.030%) iptables
11 2 (0.020%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.020%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.010%) Cygwin
12 1 (0.010%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 181 (1.83%) Puppet
2 134 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 109 (1.10%) Ansible
4 106 (1.07%) Kibana
5 73 (0.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 70 (0.71%) Kubernetes
7 64 (0.65%) WSUS
8 34 (0.34%) logstash
9 30 (0.30%) Salt
10 23 (0.23%) Capistrano
11 14 (0.14%) Control-M
11 14 (0.14%) HAProxy
12 13 (0.13%) Oozie
12 13 (0.13%) Terraform
13 11 (0.11%) Grafana
13 11 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
13 11 (0.11%) Nagios
14 10 (0.10%) HP Operations Orchestration
15 8 (0.081%) cPanel
15 8 (0.081%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1301 (13.17%) Microsoft
2 831 (8.41%) Oracle
3 338 (3.42%) SAP
4 327 (3.31%) Google
5 289 (2.93%) Zend
6 160 (1.62%) Sybase
7 109 (1.10%) Apple
8 100 (1.01%) Facebook
9 96 (0.97%) ION Trading
10 90 (0.91%) Sony
11 82 (0.83%) Yahoo!
12 75 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
13 74 (0.75%) Sitecore
14 70 (0.71%) Adobe
15 68 (0.69%) hybris
16 64 (0.65%) Xamarin
17 59 (0.60%) IBM
18 57 (0.58%) Sun
19 53 (0.54%) TIBCO
20 45 (0.46%) MicroStrategy