Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 41 43
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing OO 7,255 9,883 10,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.67% 5.96% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 6.51% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,894 8,188 9,131
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
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 141,408 151,885 166,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.07% 91.54% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 113,406 120,758 140,303
England median annual salary £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.20% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -14 3,061 £65,000 +8.33% 441
South East -1 1,475 £47,500 +11.76% 210
North of England -12 1,028 £45,000 +4.65% 247
North West -6 608 £45,000 +5.88% 150
East of England -18 601 £50,000 +5.26% 117
South West -3 577 £42,500 +6.25% 148
Midlands -23 509 £40,000 - 130
Yorkshire -33 338 £42,500 -5.56% 73
West Midlands -25 277 £40,000 - 70
East Midlands -12 232 £42,000 +5.00% 60
North East +24 83 £46,750 +21.43% 24
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UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3,919 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
2 3,292 (45.38%) C#
3 3,116 (42.95%) JavaScript
4 2,911 (40.12%) Java
5 2,727 (37.59%) .NET
6 2,359 (32.52%) SQL
7 2,336 (32.20%) HTML
8 2,073 (28.57%) CSS
9 1,986 (27.37%) Software Engineering
10 1,964 (27.07%) TDD
11 1,943 (26.78%) MVC
12 1,827 (25.18%) SQL Server
13 1,789 (24.66%) Finance
14 1,656 (22.83%) OOP
15 1,603 (22.10%) Degree
16 1,491 (20.55%) AngularJS
17 1,472 (20.29%) Git (software)
18 1,449 (19.97%) ASP.NET
19 1,339 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
20 1,300 (17.92%) Computer Science
21 1,278 (17.62%) OOD
22 1,247 (17.19%) Web Services
23 1,227 (16.91%) Scrum
24 1,217 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
25 1,141 (15.73%) C++
26 1,085 (14.96%) Test Automation
27 1,069 (14.73%) Microsoft
28 1,034 (14.25%) jQuery
29 1,016 (14.00%) RESTful
30 1,015 (13.99%) PHP

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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
1 256 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
2 238 (3.28%) CMS
3 224 (3.09%) Apache
4 184 (2.54%) Confluence
5 160 (2.21%) IIS
6 140 (1.93%) SharePoint
7 128 (1.76%) Apache Spark
8 94 (1.30%) WordPress
9 93 (1.28%) Tomcat
10 86 (1.19%) JBoss
11 84 (1.16%) WebSphere
12 68 (0.94%) Umbraco
13 66 (0.91%) Drupal
14 64 (0.88%) nginx
14 64 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 45 (0.62%) Apache Solr
15 45 (0.62%) WebLogic
16 43 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
17 26 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
17 26 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 53 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 33 (0.45%) Chatbot
4 20 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
5 18 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.15%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.12%) GIMP
8 7 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.055%) Doxygen
9 4 (0.055%) Simulink
10 3 (0.041%) InDesign
10 3 (0.041%) Maya
10 3 (0.041%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.028%) Weka
12 1 (0.014%) Mathcad
12 1 (0.014%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 88 (1.21%) Magento
2 79 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (0.54%) SAP Hybris
4 16 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
5 15 (0.21%) Markit EDM
6 14 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
7 10 (0.14%) WebTrends
8 8 (0.11%) Shopify
9 6 (0.083%) SAP S/4HANA
10 5 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.069%) Elite 3E
10 5 (0.069%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.069%) SAP MM
10 5 (0.069%) SAP PP
10 5 (0.069%) SAP QM
10 5 (0.069%) SAP SD
11 4 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.041%) SAP ERP
13 2 (0.028%) BusinessWorks
13 2 (0.028%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 727 (10.02%) Amazon AWS
2 696 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 235 (3.24%) SaaS
4 135 (1.86%) GitHub
5 82 (1.13%) npm
6 74 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
7 70 (0.96%) Serverless
8 65 (0.90%) PaaS
9 56 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
10 42 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
11 28 (0.39%) Amazon S3
12 24 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
12 24 (0.33%) Google Play
13 23 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
13 23 (0.32%) IaaS
14 20 (0.28%) TestFlight
15 19 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
15 19 (0.26%) Force.com
16 15 (0.21%) Twilio
16 15 (0.21%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 245 (3.38%) Internet
2 180 (2.48%) HTTP
3 75 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 30 (0.41%) AMQP
5 28 (0.39%) SSL
6 19 (0.26%) SMS
7 17 (0.23%) Network Security
7 17 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
8 16 (0.22%) Bluetooth
8 16 (0.22%) DNS
8 16 (0.22%) Ethernet
9 13 (0.18%) Broadband
10 12 (0.17%) SSH
11 10 (0.14%) RS-232
12 9 (0.12%) Skype
13 8 (0.11%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.11%) Intranet
13 8 (0.11%) Wireless
14 7 (0.096%) LTE
14 7 (0.096%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,827 (25.18%) SQL Server
2 896 (12.35%) MySQL
3 766 (10.56%) NoSQL
4 747 (10.30%) Relational Database
5 493 (6.80%) Big Data
6 402 (5.54%) MongoDB
7 270 (3.72%) SQL Server 2016
8 246 (3.39%) RDBMS
9 195 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
10 127 (1.75%) Hadoop
11 109 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 109 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 105 (1.45%) Redis
13 103 (1.42%) Oracle Database
14 95 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
14 95 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
15 93 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
16 79 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
17 70 (0.96%) DB2
18 67 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1,472 (20.29%) Git (software)
2 571 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 521 (7.18%) Visual Studio
4 404 (5.57%) JIRA
5 387 (5.33%) Subversion
6 369 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 334 (4.60%) NUnit
8 302 (4.16%) Maven
9 244 (3.36%) JUnit
10 236 (3.25%) Selenium
11 212 (2.92%) TeamCity
12 167 (2.30%) Cucumber
13 159 (2.19%) Bitbucket
14 157 (2.16%) webpack
15 139 (1.92%) Eclipse
16 137 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
17 131 (1.81%) Jasmine
17 131 (1.81%) MSTest
18 121 (1.67%) Gradle
19 113 (1.56%) gulp
General
1 1,789 (24.66%) Finance
2 643 (8.86%) Banking
3 369 (5.09%) Investment Banking
4 364 (5.02%) Games
5 342 (4.71%) Financial Institution
6 299 (4.12%) Retail
7 222 (3.06%) Marketing
8 206 (2.84%) Front Office
9 167 (2.30%) Advertising
10 134 (1.85%) Manufacturing
11 129 (1.78%) Telecoms
12 102 (1.41%) Electronics
13 96 (1.32%) Automotive
14 71 (0.98%) Back Office
14 71 (0.98%) Law
15 49 (0.68%) Aerospace
16 48 (0.66%) Legal
17 34 (0.47%) Multimedia
17 34 (0.47%) Publishing
18 33 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5,069 (69.87%) Developer
2 1,180 (16.26%) .NET Developer
3 1,128 (15.55%) Software Engineer
4 1,049 (14.46%) Java Developer
5 1,013 (13.96%) Software Developer
6 986 (13.59%) Senior Developer
7 946 (13.04%) C# Developer
8 570 (7.86%) PHP Developer
9 550 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
10 400 (5.51%) Junior
11 323 (4.45%) Junior Developer
12 310 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
13 293 (4.04%) Graduate
14 288 (3.97%) C# Software Developer
15 274 (3.78%) Senior Java Developer
16 267 (3.68%) C# Software Engineer
17 266 (3.67%) Web Developer
18 262 (3.61%) Architect
19 254 (3.50%) Lead Developer
20 249 (3.43%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,727 (37.59%) .NET
2 2,336 (32.20%) HTML
3 2,073 (28.57%) CSS
4 1,491 (20.55%) AngularJS
5 1,449 (19.97%) ASP.NET
6 1,247 (17.19%) Web Services
7 1,034 (14.25%) jQuery
8 1,016 (14.00%) RESTful
9 958 (13.20%) HTML5
10 887 (12.23%) React
11 851 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 820 (11.30%) XML
13 790 (10.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 773 (10.65%) WCF
15 770 (10.61%) REST
16 736 (10.14%) Spring
17 646 (8.90%) .NET Framework
18 624 (8.60%) Node.js
19 524 (7.22%) CSS3
20 488 (6.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1,300 (17.92%) Computer Science
2 684 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
3 646 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
4 483 (6.66%) User Experience
5 410 (5.65%) Algorithms
6 362 (4.99%) Mobile App
7 344 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
8 326 (4.49%) Data Structures
9 294 (4.05%) Fintech
10 281 (3.87%) Cyberthreat
11 279 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
12 142 (1.96%) Fixed Income
13 140 (1.93%) N-Tier
14 139 (1.92%) Derivative
15 136 (1.87%) Social Media
16 130 (1.79%) Equities
17 117 (1.61%) Hedge funds
18 112 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 86 (1.19%) Management Information System
20 81 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 858 (11.83%) Linux
2 579 (7.98%) Windows
3 330 (4.55%) Unix
4 294 (4.05%) Android
5 283 (3.90%) Apple iOS
6 50 (0.69%) CentOS
7 43 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (0.57%) Windows Server
9 19 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 13 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 11 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
12 10 (0.14%) Debian
13 9 (0.12%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.11%) Nucleus RTOS
15 7 (0.096%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.069%) Solaris
17 3 (0.041%) VMS
18 2 (0.028%) HPUX
19 1 (0.014%) Windows Embedded Compact
19 1 (0.014%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,919 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
2 1,986 (27.37%) Software Engineering
3 1,964 (27.07%) TDD
4 1,943 (26.78%) MVC
5 1,656 (22.83%) OOP
6 1,339 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
7 1,278 (17.62%) OOD
8 1,227 (16.91%) Scrum
9 1,217 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
10 1,085 (14.96%) Test Automation
11 877 (12.09%) Web Development
12 858 (11.83%) SDLC
13 813 (11.21%) BDD
14 765 (10.54%) SOLID
15 734 (10.12%) Microservices
16 603 (8.31%) Mentoring
17 600 (8.27%) Unit Testing
18 593 (8.17%) SOA
19 586 (8.08%) DevOps
20 572 (7.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3,292 (45.38%) C#
2 3,116 (42.95%) JavaScript
3 2,911 (40.12%) Java
4 2,359 (32.52%) SQL
5 1,141 (15.73%) C++
6 1,015 (13.99%) PHP
7 991 (13.66%) Python
8 483 (6.66%) T-SQL
9 319 (4.40%) Ruby
10 314 (4.33%) C
11 263 (3.63%) Java 8
12 253 (3.49%) TypeScript
13 238 (3.28%) Scala
14 165 (2.27%) Perl
15 154 (2.12%) VB.NET
16 136 (1.87%) PL/SQL
17 124 (1.71%) PowerShell
18 112 (1.54%) Shell Script
19 108 (1.49%) Apple Swift
20 104 (1.43%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1,603 (22.10%) Degree
2 637 (8.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 134 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 87 (1.20%) PhD
5 80 (1.10%) Master's Degree
6 63 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 32 (0.44%) ISEB
8 31 (0.43%) DV Cleared
8 31 (0.43%) ISTQB
9 23 (0.32%) HND
10 22 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
11 18 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 13 (0.18%) CISSP
12 13 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (0.18%) OCPJP
13 7 (0.096%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (0.096%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.096%) TOGAF Certification
14 6 (0.083%) GSEC
14 6 (0.083%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 331 (4.56%) QA
2 41 (0.57%) SLA
3 29 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 27 (0.37%) GDPR
5 23 (0.32%) MiFID
6 14 (0.19%) DICOM
7 13 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.18%) WCAG
8 9 (0.12%) IEC 61131
9 6 (0.083%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.041%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.028%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.028%) EMIR
11 2 (0.028%) Web Application Security Consortium
12 1 (0.014%) HL7
12 1 (0.014%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.014%) JTAG
12 1 (0.014%) PMO
12 1 (0.014%) WAI
System Software
1 348 (4.80%) Docker
2 44 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 43 (0.59%) Firmware
4 30 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (0.15%) HDFS
6 10 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (0.12%) Varnish
8 8 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 8 (0.11%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.028%) LXC
9 2 (0.028%) vSphere
10 1 (0.014%) etcd
10 1 (0.014%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 122 (1.68%) Kubernetes
2 120 (1.65%) Ansible
3 78 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 76 (1.05%) Puppet
5 45 (0.62%) Terraform
6 26 (0.36%) Kibana
7 17 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 17 (0.23%) WSUS
8 7 (0.096%) CFEngine
8 7 (0.096%) Packer
9 6 (0.083%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.083%) logstash
9 6 (0.083%) Salt
10 5 (0.069%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (0.055%) Grafana
11 4 (0.055%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.055%) Prometheus
11 4 (0.055%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.041%) cPanel
12 3 (0.041%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1,069 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 514 (7.08%) Oracle
3 292 (4.02%) Google
4 142 (1.96%) SAP
4 142 (1.96%) Zend
5 133 (1.83%) Sybase
6 112 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
7 102 (1.41%) Facebook
8 99 (1.36%) Apple
9 74 (1.02%) Xamarin
10 67 (0.92%) Atlassian
11 60 (0.83%) Yahoo!
12 59 (0.81%) Nintex
13 58 (0.80%) Sony
14 56 (0.77%) hybris
15 55 (0.76%) Adobe
16 52 (0.72%) Red Hat
17 44 (0.61%) New Relic
18 42 (0.58%) Sitecore
19 34 (0.47%) Informatica