Period
to

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 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 89 86 78
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 5,068 3,037 3,202
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.62% 3.65% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 3.89% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,957 2,240 2,650
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,904 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £88,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 133,124 78,013 77,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 95.12% 93.66% 93.00%
Number of salaries quoted 72,933 58,548 62,790
10th Percentile £33,986 £32,500 £31,371
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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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

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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 28 May 2022.

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 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -10 2,754 £77,500 +6.90% 208
North of England 0 717 £52,500 +5.00% 77
South East -3 716 £55,000 +10.00% 66
Yorkshire +24 378 £50,000 +3.09% 22
South West -1 312 £47,500 +5.56% 37
North West -26 286 £57,500 +21.05% 44
Midlands +9 277 £52,500 +16.67% 55
East of England -47 179 £55,000 -8.33% 37
East Midlands +26 143 £46,085 -2.98% 29
West Midlands -28 134 £60,000 +33.33% 26
North East -37 55 £42,500 -22.73% 11
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UK

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 2,845 (56.14%) Agile
2 2,277 (44.93%) Java
3 2,200 (43.41%) JavaScript
4 2,123 (41.89%) OOP
5 1,872 (36.94%) C#
6 1,730 (34.14%) Python
7 1,725 (34.04%) Software Engineering
8 1,554 (30.66%) AWS
9 1,462 (28.85%) CSS
10 1,414 (27.90%) TDD
11 1,409 (27.80%) HTML
12 1,314 (25.93%) CI/CD
13 1,307 (25.79%) Git (software)
14 1,257 (24.80%) Finance
15 1,189 (23.46%) React
16 1,177 (23.22%) SQL
17 1,141 (22.51%) Azure
18 1,104 (21.78%) Social Skills
19 1,063 (20.97%) Problem-Solving
20 1,057 (20.86%) Test Automation
21 1,034 (20.40%) DevOps
22 998 (19.69%) Degree
23 981 (19.36%) Docker
24 963 (19.00%) Microservices
25 962 (18.98%) Full Stack Development
26 950 (18.75%) .NET
27 949 (18.73%) Microsoft
28 887 (17.50%) REST
29 880 (17.36%) Kubernetes
30 864 (17.05%) OOD

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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
1 195 (3.85%) Apache
2 156 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
3 151 (2.98%) Apache Spark
4 109 (2.15%) CMS
5 93 (1.84%) Confluence
6 71 (1.40%) WordPress
7 66 (1.30%) IIS
8 57 (1.12%) Apache Airflow
9 52 (1.03%) Drupal
9 52 (1.03%) nginx
10 32 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 20 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
12 19 (0.37%) Apache Solr
13 18 (0.36%) Headless CMS
14 17 (0.34%) Moodle
14 17 (0.34%) SharePoint
15 15 (0.30%) Totara
16 13 (0.26%) Tomcat
16 13 (0.26%) WinCC
17 10 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (0.73%) Sketch
2 36 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (0.26%) InVision
5 11 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.079%) FileZilla
10 2 (0.039%) Pipeline Pilot
11 1 (0.020%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 49 (0.97%) Magento
2 25 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (0.39%) WebTrends
4 16 (0.32%) Distributed Ledger
4 16 (0.32%) Shopify
5 9 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
6 8 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.059%) R3 Corda
9 2 (0.039%) BigMachines
9 2 (0.039%) Exstream
9 2 (0.039%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (0.020%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.020%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.020%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.020%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.020%) SAP EWM
10 1 (0.020%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.020%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1,554 (30.66%) AWS
2 1,141 (22.51%) Azure
3 628 (12.39%) GCP
4 561 (11.07%) Serverless
5 461 (9.10%) GitHub
6 343 (6.77%) AWS Lambda
7 296 (5.84%) SaaS
8 248 (4.89%) Amazon S3
9 197 (3.89%) Amazon Kinesis
10 184 (3.63%) AWS CloudFormation
11 165 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
12 155 (3.06%) npm
13 112 (2.21%) Amazon ECS
14 110 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
15 104 (2.05%) Azure Functions
16 92 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
17 82 (1.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 70 (1.38%) PaaS
19 63 (1.24%) Firebase
20 49 (0.97%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 157 (3.10%) HTTP
2 91 (1.80%) Internet
3 82 (1.62%) Broadband
4 71 (1.40%) TCP/IP
5 42 (0.83%) WebEx
6 32 (0.63%) PPP
7 30 (0.59%) DNS
8 23 (0.45%) MQTT
9 16 (0.32%) FTP
10 12 (0.24%) DHCP
11 10 (0.20%) SSH
12 8 (0.16%) DLNA
12 8 (0.16%) Ethernet
12 8 (0.16%) UPnP
12 8 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.12%) Intranet
13 6 (0.12%) NFC
14 5 (0.099%) H.323
14 5 (0.099%) SSL
14 5 (0.099%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 788 (15.55%) Relational Database
2 705 (13.91%) SQL Server
3 654 (12.90%) MySQL
4 636 (12.55%) NoSQL
5 418 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
6 276 (5.45%) MongoDB
7 254 (5.01%) Redis
8 214 (4.22%) Big Data
9 148 (2.92%) RDBMS
10 123 (2.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 107 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
12 91 (1.80%) Hadoop
13 75 (1.48%) MariaDB
14 67 (1.32%) Metadata
15 66 (1.30%) Amazon Athena
16 61 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
17 56 (1.10%) BigQuery
17 56 (1.10%) Data Lake
18 44 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
19 36 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1,307 (25.79%) Git (software)
2 697 (13.75%) Jenkins
3 449 (8.86%) JIRA
4 239 (4.72%) GitLab
5 228 (4.50%) Maven
6 209 (4.12%) Gradle
7 193 (3.81%) Selenium
8 189 (3.73%) TeamCity
9 180 (3.55%) webpack
10 155 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 145 (2.86%) Bitbucket
12 140 (2.76%) JUnit
13 134 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
14 128 (2.53%) Mockito
15 117 (2.31%) Cypress.io
16 116 (2.29%) Artifactory
17 113 (2.23%) Cucumber
17 113 (2.23%) Travis CI
18 112 (2.21%) Sonatype Nexus
19 108 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1,257 (24.80%) Finance
2 1,104 (21.78%) Social Skills
3 443 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
4 403 (7.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 390 (7.70%) Banking
6 279 (5.51%) Retail
7 254 (5.01%) Games
8 202 (3.99%) Marketing
9 190 (3.75%) Public Sector
10 149 (2.94%) Law
11 139 (2.74%) Publishing
12 100 (1.97%) Manufacturing
13 98 (1.93%) Advertising
14 94 (1.85%) Electronics
15 91 (1.80%) Automotive
16 86 (1.70%) Organisational Skills
17 69 (1.36%) Presentation Skills
18 68 (1.34%) Legal
19 65 (1.28%) Telecoms
20 56 (1.10%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 2,850 (56.24%) Developer
2 1,133 (22.36%) Software Engineer
3 771 (15.21%) Software Developer
4 571 (11.27%) Senior Developer
5 457 (9.02%) Senior Software Engineer
6 405 (7.99%) Java Developer
7 398 (7.85%) Trainee
8 395 (7.79%) Trainee Developer
9 393 (7.75%) Trainee Software Developer
10 305 (6.02%) .NET Developer
11 268 (5.29%) Full Stack Developer
12 257 (5.07%) C# Developer
13 236 (4.66%) PHP Developer
14 225 (4.44%) Java Engineer
15 148 (2.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 138 (2.72%) Java Software Engineer
17 136 (2.68%) C# .NET Developer
18 130 (2.57%) Lead Developer
19 129 (2.55%) Python Developer
20 121 (2.39%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,462 (28.85%) CSS
2 1,409 (27.80%) HTML
3 1,189 (23.46%) React
4 950 (18.75%) .NET
5 887 (17.50%) REST
6 806 (15.90%) HTML5
7 759 (14.98%) RESTful
8 686 (13.54%) CSS3
9 651 (12.85%) Web Services
10 622 (12.27%) Node.js
10 622 (12.27%) Spring
11 619 (12.21%) AngularJS
12 547 (10.79%) Kafka
13 399 (7.87%) .NET Framework
14 398 (7.85%) Java SE
15 384 (7.58%) Spring Boot
16 366 (7.22%) ASP.NET
17 357 (7.04%) Vue.js
18 342 (6.75%) jQuery
19 324 (6.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 662 (13.06%) Data Structures
2 483 (9.53%) User Experience
3 318 (6.27%) Mobile App
4 310 (6.12%) Algorithms
5 272 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
6 224 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
7 211 (4.16%) Self-Motivation
8 185 (3.65%) Cloud Native
9 128 (2.53%) Social Network
10 116 (2.29%) Virtual Team
11 102 (2.01%) Social Media
12 86 (1.70%) Hedge funds
13 73 (1.44%) IoT
14 71 (1.40%) Legacy Code
15 67 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
16 66 (1.30%) PlayStation
16 66 (1.30%) Smartphone
17 60 (1.18%) Blog
18 56 (1.10%) Legacy Systems
19 54 (1.07%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 703 (13.87%) Linux
2 344 (6.79%) Windows
3 286 (5.64%) Android
4 260 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 125 (2.47%) Unix
6 91 (1.80%) Ubuntu
7 71 (1.40%) Mesosphere
8 44 (0.87%) VMS
9 35 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
10 30 (0.59%) CentOS
11 26 (0.51%) Windows Server 2016
12 25 (0.49%) Debian
13 23 (0.45%) Windows Server
14 8 (0.16%) Windows 10
14 8 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.059%) Robot Operating System
17 2 (0.039%) Mac OS
18 1 (0.020%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.020%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,845 (56.14%) Agile
2 2,123 (41.89%) OOP
3 1,725 (34.04%) Software Engineering
4 1,414 (27.90%) TDD
5 1,314 (25.93%) CI/CD
6 1,063 (20.97%) Problem-Solving
7 1,057 (20.86%) Test Automation
8 1,034 (20.40%) DevOps
9 963 (19.00%) Microservices
10 962 (18.98%) Full Stack Development
11 864 (17.05%) OOD
12 852 (16.81%) Computer Science
13 828 (16.34%) Scrum
14 814 (16.06%) Mentoring
15 812 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
16 687 (13.56%) Functional Programming
17 654 (12.90%) BDD
18 606 (11.96%) Unit Testing
19 597 (11.78%) MVC
20 579 (11.42%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2,277 (44.93%) Java
2 2,200 (43.41%) JavaScript
3 1,872 (36.94%) C#
4 1,730 (34.14%) Python
5 1,177 (23.22%) SQL
6 653 (12.88%) C++
7 592 (11.68%) PHP
8 589 (11.62%) TypeScript
9 321 (6.33%) Go
10 212 (4.18%) Scala
11 211 (4.16%) Ruby
12 192 (3.79%) Apple Swift
13 190 (3.75%) ES6
13 190 (3.75%) Kotlin
14 187 (3.69%) T-SQL
15 172 (3.39%) C
16 129 (2.55%) Objective-C
17 90 (1.78%) Perl
18 85 (1.68%) PowerShell
19 78 (1.54%) ES7
Qualifications
1 998 (19.69%) Degree
2 443 (8.74%) Oracle Certification
3 442 (8.72%) OCP
4 394 (7.77%) OCA
5 393 (7.75%) CIW
6 375 (7.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 221 (4.36%) Security Cleared
8 216 (4.26%) SC Cleared
9 108 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 105 (2.07%) Master's Degree
11 56 (1.10%) PhD
12 30 (0.59%) PMI Certification
13 26 (0.51%) DBS Check
14 15 (0.30%) DV Cleared
14 15 (0.30%) HNC
15 12 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
15 12 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
16 11 (0.22%) HND
17 10 (0.20%) ISTQB
18 9 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 478 (9.43%) QA
2 153 (3.02%) Accessibility
3 19 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.26%) WAI
6 12 (0.24%) IEC 62304
7 10 (0.20%) GDPR
7 10 (0.20%) ISO 13485
8 7 (0.14%) HIPAA
8 7 (0.14%) IEC 61131
8 7 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 14443
10 5 (0.099%) SOC 2
11 1 (0.020%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.020%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.020%) MiFID
11 1 (0.020%) NIST
11 1 (0.020%) PMO
11 1 (0.020%) SLA
System Software
1 981 (19.36%) Docker
2 30 (0.59%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (0.22%) HDFS
5 9 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (0.16%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.14%) Firmware
8 5 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.079%) Varnish
9 4 (0.079%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.059%) LXC
10 3 (0.059%) zsh
11 2 (0.039%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.039%) KVM
12 1 (0.020%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 880 (17.36%) Kubernetes
2 450 (8.88%) Terraform
3 138 (2.72%) Puppet
4 135 (2.66%) Ansible
5 94 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 92 (1.82%) Prometheus
7 71 (1.40%) Automic
8 56 (1.10%) Kibana
9 55 (1.09%) Consul
10 53 (1.05%) logstash
11 46 (0.91%) Grafana
12 14 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
12 14 (0.28%) Fortio
12 14 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
12 14 (0.28%) Istio
12 14 (0.28%) Kiali
13 12 (0.24%) Rancher
14 11 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
15 9 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 7 (0.14%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 949 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 575 (11.35%) Oracle
3 283 (5.58%) Google
4 122 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
5 116 (2.29%) Apple
6 76 (1.50%) Zend
7 60 (1.18%) Dell
8 56 (1.10%) Splunk
9 47 (0.93%) NEC
9 47 (0.93%) Northgate
10 44 (0.87%) Snapchat
11 43 (0.85%) Bloomberg
11 43 (0.85%) LexisNexis
12 42 (0.83%) SAP
13 41 (0.81%) ANSYS
14 40 (0.79%) Sun
15 38 (0.75%) Databricks
16 32 (0.63%) Sybase
17 28 (0.55%) Atlassian
18 26 (0.51%) Spotify