Period
to 21 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 43 45
Rank change year-on-year -23 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing OO 6,645 9,648 9,851
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.38% 5.69% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 6.21% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5,474 7,961 8,669
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 138,429 155,253 162,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.18% 91.49% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 111,065 123,772 136,181
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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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 November 2018.

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 November 2018. 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 -25 2,684 £65,000 +8.33% 476
South East -6 1,386 £47,500 +10.47% 202
North of England -7 1,025 £45,000 - 228
North West +4 641 £46,750 +10.00% 127
South West +1 534 £42,000 +5.00% 111
East of England -15 529 £50,000 +5.26% 151
Midlands -19 491 £42,500 +13.33% 130
Yorkshire -31 311 £42,500 -10.53% 77
East Midlands -7 250 £42,500 +13.33% 54
West Midlands -25 241 £42,500 +6.25% 76
North East +2 74 £45,000 +5.88% 24
OO
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 3,644 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 2,985 (44.92%) C#
3 2,822 (42.47%) JavaScript
4 2,650 (39.88%) Java
5 2,474 (37.23%) .NET
6 2,207 (33.21%) HTML
7 2,148 (32.33%) SQL
8 1,945 (29.27%) CSS
9 1,813 (27.28%) TDD
10 1,797 (27.04%) Software Engineering
11 1,721 (25.90%) MVC
12 1,676 (25.22%) SQL Server
13 1,503 (22.62%) Finance
14 1,466 (22.06%) OOP
15 1,368 (20.59%) Degree
16 1,336 (20.11%) Git (software)
17 1,303 (19.61%) ASP.NET
18 1,297 (19.52%) AngularJS
19 1,203 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
20 1,142 (17.19%) Problem-Solving
21 1,141 (17.17%) Web Services
22 1,140 (17.16%) Computer Science
23 1,134 (17.07%) Scrum
24 1,102 (16.58%) OOD
25 1,073 (16.15%) C++
26 1,008 (15.17%) Test Automation
27 977 (14.70%) Python
28 966 (14.54%) Microsoft
29 950 (14.30%) PHP
30 934 (14.06%) jQuery

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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
1 247 (3.72%) Apache
2 239 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
3 235 (3.54%) CMS
4 181 (2.72%) Confluence
5 167 (2.51%) IIS
6 117 (1.76%) SharePoint
7 114 (1.72%) Apache Spark
8 91 (1.37%) WordPress
9 77 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 68 (1.02%) nginx
11 67 (1.01%) Apache Solr
12 66 (0.99%) JBoss
13 62 (0.93%) Drupal
14 61 (0.92%) WebSphere
15 58 (0.87%) Umbraco
16 51 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
17 42 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 35 (0.53%) WebLogic
19 26 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
20 22 (0.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 41 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (0.38%) Photoshop
3 17 (0.26%) Chatbot
4 15 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
8 7 (0.11%) GIMP
9 5 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.060%) Doxygen
11 3 (0.045%) Maya
11 3 (0.045%) Simulink
12 1 (0.015%) InDesign
12 1 (0.015%) InVision
12 1 (0.015%) Stateflow
12 1 (0.015%) Weka
Business Applications
1 96 (1.44%) Magento
2 77 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 34 (0.51%) SAP Hybris
4 20 (0.30%) SDL Web 8
5 17 (0.26%) Shopify
6 12 (0.18%) Actimize
6 12 (0.18%) Markit EDM
7 11 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
8 10 (0.15%) WebTrends
9 9 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 7 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.11%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
11 4 (0.060%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.060%) SAP FI
11 4 (0.060%) SAP MM
11 4 (0.060%) SAP PP
11 4 (0.060%) SAP QM
11 4 (0.060%) SAP SD
12 2 (0.030%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 796 (11.98%) Amazon AWS
2 693 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 225 (3.39%) SaaS
4 161 (2.42%) GitHub
5 80 (1.20%) Serverless
6 77 (1.16%) PaaS
7 71 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 64 (0.96%) npm
9 63 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
10 59 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
11 40 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
12 35 (0.53%) IaaS
13 30 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
14 29 (0.44%) Amazon S3
15 28 (0.42%) Google Play
16 20 (0.30%) Azure Functions
16 20 (0.30%) TestFlight
17 19 (0.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 17 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
19 15 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 287 (4.32%) Internet
2 202 (3.04%) HTTP
3 86 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.38%) AMQP
5 23 (0.35%) SSL
6 12 (0.18%) Bluetooth
6 12 (0.18%) Network Security
6 12 (0.18%) SSH
7 11 (0.17%) DNS
7 11 (0.17%) Wireless
8 10 (0.15%) Ethernet
8 10 (0.15%) SNMP
8 10 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (0.14%) HTTPS
9 9 (0.14%) VoIP
9 9 (0.14%) Wireshark
10 8 (0.12%) H.323
10 8 (0.12%) Intranet
10 8 (0.12%) RS-232
11 7 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,676 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 814 (12.25%) MySQL
3 673 (10.13%) NoSQL
4 650 (9.78%) Relational Database
5 351 (5.28%) Big Data
6 321 (4.83%) MongoDB
7 237 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
8 235 (3.54%) RDBMS
9 205 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
10 111 (1.67%) Redis
11 110 (1.66%) Hadoop
12 108 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 105 (1.58%) Oracle Database
14 97 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
15 91 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 83 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
17 78 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
18 77 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
19 73 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 56 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1,336 (20.11%) Git (software)
2 580 (8.73%) Jenkins
3 556 (8.37%) Visual Studio
4 387 (5.82%) JIRA
5 377 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 339 (5.10%) Subversion
7 306 (4.60%) Maven
8 268 (4.03%) NUnit
9 249 (3.75%) JUnit
10 218 (3.28%) TeamCity
11 214 (3.22%) Selenium
12 176 (2.65%) Cucumber
13 146 (2.20%) Bitbucket
14 130 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
15 124 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 124 (1.87%) gulp
16 122 (1.84%) Eclipse
17 119 (1.79%) Gradle
18 118 (1.78%) webpack
19 106 (1.60%) WebDriver
General
1 1,503 (22.62%) Finance
2 456 (6.86%) Banking
3 329 (4.95%) Games
4 290 (4.36%) Retail
5 251 (3.78%) Marketing
6 198 (2.98%) Investment Banking
7 193 (2.90%) Front Office
8 184 (2.77%) Financial Institution
9 123 (1.85%) Manufacturing
10 119 (1.79%) Advertising
11 111 (1.67%) Telecoms
12 95 (1.43%) Electronics
13 85 (1.28%) Automotive
14 65 (0.98%) Back Office
15 62 (0.93%) Law
16 42 (0.63%) Aerospace
17 35 (0.53%) Publishing
18 22 (0.33%) Legal
19 21 (0.32%) Retail Banking
20 18 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 4,561 (68.64%) Developer
2 1,070 (16.10%) .NET Developer
3 1,061 (15.97%) Software Engineer
4 904 (13.60%) Software Developer
5 902 (13.57%) Senior Developer
6 892 (13.42%) Java Developer
7 835 (12.57%) C# Developer
8 533 (8.02%) PHP Developer
9 483 (7.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 357 (5.37%) Junior
11 294 (4.42%) Junior Developer
12 275 (4.14%) Architect
12 275 (4.14%) Java Engineer
13 273 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
14 261 (3.93%) Web Developer
15 258 (3.88%) Graduate
16 238 (3.58%) C# Software Developer
17 235 (3.54%) C# Software Engineer
18 229 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
19 228 (3.43%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,474 (37.23%) .NET
2 2,207 (33.21%) HTML
3 1,945 (29.27%) CSS
4 1,303 (19.61%) ASP.NET
5 1,297 (19.52%) AngularJS
6 1,141 (17.17%) Web Services
7 934 (14.06%) jQuery
8 877 (13.20%) HTML5
9 825 (12.42%) RESTful
10 792 (11.92%) React
11 760 (11.44%) XML
12 758 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 736 (11.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 725 (10.91%) Spring
15 697 (10.49%) REST
16 668 (10.05%) WCF
17 568 (8.55%) .NET Framework
18 532 (8.01%) Node.js
19 465 (7.00%) CSS3
20 438 (6.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1,140 (17.16%) Computer Science
2 608 (9.15%) Greenfield Project
3 538 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
4 412 (6.20%) User Experience
5 361 (5.43%) Algorithms
6 336 (5.06%) Mobile App
7 304 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
8 267 (4.02%) Data Structures
8 267 (4.02%) Fintech
9 247 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
10 153 (2.30%) N-Tier
11 143 (2.15%) Social Media
12 128 (1.93%) Cyberthreat
13 121 (1.82%) Hedge funds
14 119 (1.79%) Derivative
15 105 (1.58%) Fixed Income
16 97 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 95 (1.43%) Equities
18 82 (1.23%) Management Information System
19 77 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 885 (13.32%) Linux
2 559 (8.41%) Windows
3 316 (4.76%) Android
4 305 (4.59%) Unix
5 282 (4.24%) Apple iOS
6 64 (0.96%) CentOS
7 59 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (0.42%) Windows Server
9 18 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
9 18 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 9 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.11%) Debian
13 4 (0.060%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.045%) AIX
14 3 (0.045%) pSOS
14 3 (0.045%) VMS
14 3 (0.045%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.045%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.045%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,644 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 1,813 (27.28%) TDD
3 1,797 (27.04%) Software Engineering
4 1,721 (25.90%) MVC
5 1,466 (22.06%) OOP
6 1,203 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
7 1,142 (17.19%) Problem-Solving
8 1,134 (17.07%) Scrum
9 1,102 (16.58%) OOD
10 1,008 (15.17%) Test Automation
11 775 (11.66%) Web Development
12 763 (11.48%) BDD
13 748 (11.26%) SOLID
14 706 (10.62%) SDLC
15 667 (10.04%) Microservices
16 619 (9.32%) DevOps
17 584 (8.79%) SOA
18 579 (8.71%) Open Source
19 572 (8.61%) Unit Testing
20 516 (7.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,985 (44.92%) C#
2 2,822 (42.47%) JavaScript
3 2,650 (39.88%) Java
4 2,148 (32.33%) SQL
5 1,073 (16.15%) C++
6 977 (14.70%) Python
7 950 (14.30%) PHP
8 467 (7.03%) T-SQL
9 321 (4.83%) C
10 252 (3.79%) Java 8
11 250 (3.76%) Ruby
12 221 (3.33%) TypeScript
13 197 (2.96%) Scala
14 127 (1.91%) VB.NET
15 116 (1.75%) Perl
16 115 (1.73%) PL/SQL
17 107 (1.61%) ES6
18 104 (1.57%) PowerShell
19 89 (1.34%) Apple Swift
19 89 (1.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 1,368 (20.59%) Degree
2 517 (7.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 133 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 70 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 61 (0.92%) PhD
6 55 (0.83%) Master's Degree
7 29 (0.44%) DV Cleared
8 28 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (0.32%) ISEB
10 20 (0.30%) ISTQB
10 20 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
11 17 (0.26%) HND
12 12 (0.18%) CISSP
13 11 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 11 (0.17%) OCPJP
13 11 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
14 9 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
16 6 (0.090%) Chartered Engineer
17 5 (0.075%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 331 (4.98%) QA
2 32 (0.48%) GDPR
3 22 (0.33%) SLA
4 17 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.21%) DICOM
5 14 (0.21%) MiFID
6 12 (0.18%) WCAG
7 9 (0.14%) IEC 61131
8 6 (0.090%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.075%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.060%) Basel III
11 2 (0.030%) Web Application Security Consortium
12 1 (0.015%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.015%) HL7
12 1 (0.015%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.015%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.015%) JTAG
12 1 (0.015%) PMO
12 1 (0.015%) SEPA
System Software
1 389 (5.85%) Docker
2 54 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 51 (0.77%) Firmware
4 37 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
5 28 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (0.33%) VirtualBox
7 13 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.20%) Varnish
8 6 (0.090%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.090%) HDFS
8 6 (0.090%) KVM
9 4 (0.060%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.030%) LXC
10 2 (0.030%) Postfix
11 1 (0.015%) etcd
11 1 (0.015%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 125 (1.88%) Kubernetes
2 122 (1.84%) Ansible
3 84 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 81 (1.22%) Puppet
5 72 (1.08%) Terraform
6 21 (0.32%) Kibana
7 9 (0.14%) Packer
8 8 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (0.12%) logstash
9 7 (0.11%) linkerd
10 6 (0.090%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.090%) Grafana
10 6 (0.090%) Prometheus
10 6 (0.090%) WSUS
11 4 (0.060%) CFEngine
11 4 (0.060%) Consul
11 4 (0.060%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.060%) Mesos
11 4 (0.060%) Oozie
11 4 (0.060%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 966 (14.54%) Microsoft
2 445 (6.70%) Oracle
3 256 (3.85%) Google
4 120 (1.81%) SAP
4 120 (1.81%) Zend
5 106 (1.60%) Apple
6 105 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
7 91 (1.37%) Facebook
8 78 (1.17%) Sybase
9 76 (1.14%) Xamarin
10 72 (1.08%) Adobe
11 68 (1.02%) Yahoo!
12 66 (0.99%) Red Hat
12 66 (0.99%) Sony
13 60 (0.90%) Atlassian
14 58 (0.87%) Nintex
15 54 (0.81%) hybris
16 41 (0.62%) VMware
17 37 (0.56%) New Relic
18 33 (0.50%) Informatica