Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 140 139
Rank change year-on-year -29 -1 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3,168 4,171 4,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.04% 2.51% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.75% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,715 3,691 4,131
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £71,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

OOP 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%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in England

OOP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP in England.

Salary trend for OOP in England

OOP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in England over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in England

OOP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP 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 -49 1,185 £55,000 - 218
South East -11 670 £45,000 +12.50% 105
North of England -1 620 £45,000 +12.50% 134
North West -23 346 £45,000 +12.50% 71
Midlands -5 301 £37,750 +4.86% 82
Yorkshire +43 234 £42,500 +6.25% 54
South West -63 199 £37,500 -2.60% 68
East of England -44 188 £45,000 -10.00% 30
West Midlands +10 158 £35,000 -2.78% 41
East Midlands -15 143 £38,500 +2.67% 41
North East -2 40 £37,500 +7.14% 9
OOP
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 1,656 (52.27%) OO
2 1,513 (47.76%) JavaScript
3 1,378 (43.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1,342 (42.36%) C#
5 1,217 (38.42%) Java
6 1,118 (35.29%) HTML
7 1,068 (33.71%) CSS
8 1,015 (32.04%) .NET
9 970 (30.62%) SQL
10 968 (30.56%) MVC
11 833 (26.29%) PHP
12 780 (24.62%) Git (software)
13 768 (24.24%) Software Engineering
14 687 (21.69%) MySQL
15 655 (20.68%) TDD
16 634 (20.01%) jQuery
17 607 (19.16%) SQL Server
18 606 (19.13%) AngularJS
19 560 (17.68%) Finance
20 531 (16.76%) Degree
21 511 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
22 510 (16.10%) Scrum
23 496 (15.66%) Web Development
24 494 (15.59%) Web Services
25 490 (15.47%) ASP.NET
26 469 (14.80%) Linux
26 469 (14.80%) Computer Science
27 462 (14.58%) C++
28 455 (14.36%) HTML5
29 423 (13.35%) RESTful

OOP
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
1 147 (4.64%) Apache
2 145 (4.58%) CMS
3 89 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
3 89 (2.81%) WordPress
4 81 (2.56%) IIS
5 53 (1.67%) Confluence
5 53 (1.67%) Drupal
6 49 (1.55%) Apache Spark
7 41 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 39 (1.23%) Apache Solr
9 35 (1.10%) Ethereum
10 31 (0.98%) Umbraco
11 30 (0.95%) JBoss
11 30 (0.95%) SharePoint
12 22 (0.69%) nginx
12 22 (0.69%) WebSphere
13 17 (0.54%) WebLogic
14 16 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 13 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 31 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.44%) Chatbot
4 11 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.28%) GIMP
6 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.13%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.063%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.063%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.063%) Weka
9 1 (0.032%) Simulink
9 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.032%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 54 (1.70%) Magento
2 39 (1.23%) SAP Hybris
3 17 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
4 15 (0.47%) Ripple
5 13 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
6 10 (0.32%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.13%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.13%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.13%) SAP PP
7 4 (0.13%) SAP QM
7 4 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (0.13%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.095%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.063%) Distributed Ledger
9 2 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.032%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.032%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.032%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 353 (11.14%) Amazon AWS
2 284 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 147 (4.64%) SaaS
4 94 (2.97%) GitHub
5 41 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (0.88%) npm
7 26 (0.82%) Serverless
8 22 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (0.41%) PaaS
12 11 (0.35%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.32%) iTunes
13 10 (0.32%) Yarn
14 9 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (0.28%) Google Analytics
14 9 (0.28%) Google Play
15 8 (0.25%) Azure Functions
15 8 (0.25%) NuGet
15 8 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 77 (2.43%) HTTP
2 32 (1.01%) Internet
3 24 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 19 (0.60%) Skype
5 14 (0.44%) Network Security
6 10 (0.32%) SMS
6 10 (0.32%) Wireless
7 9 (0.28%) RS-232
8 7 (0.22%) iBeacon
9 6 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.16%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.16%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.13%) Modbus
11 4 (0.13%) Profibus
12 3 (0.095%) Broadband
12 3 (0.095%) FTP
12 3 (0.095%) MQTT
12 3 (0.095%) PPP
12 3 (0.095%) RS-422
12 3 (0.095%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 687 (21.69%) MySQL
2 607 (19.16%) SQL Server
3 277 (8.74%) Relational Database
4 151 (4.77%) NoSQL
5 147 (4.64%) MongoDB
6 125 (3.95%) Big Data
7 95 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
8 60 (1.89%) Blockchain
9 57 (1.80%) Hadoop
9 57 (1.80%) RDBMS
10 46 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 40 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 37 (1.17%) Data Lake
13 35 (1.10%) Oracle Database
13 35 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 33 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
15 32 (1.01%) Redis
16 26 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
17 25 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
18 24 (0.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 780 (24.62%) Git (software)
2 264 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 195 (6.16%) JIRA
4 193 (6.09%) Subversion
5 174 (5.49%) Selenium
6 148 (4.67%) Visual Studio
7 133 (4.20%) Maven
8 101 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 97 (3.06%) WebDriver
10 72 (2.27%) JUnit
11 68 (2.15%) Cucumber
12 65 (2.05%) gulp
13 61 (1.93%) TeamCity
14 54 (1.70%) NUnit
15 50 (1.58%) git-flow
16 49 (1.55%) webpack
17 47 (1.48%) SpecFlow
18 46 (1.45%) Jasmine
19 42 (1.33%) PHPUnit
20 41 (1.29%) Grunt
General
1 560 (17.68%) Finance
2 184 (5.81%) Retail
3 182 (5.74%) Banking
4 164 (5.18%) Games
5 129 (4.07%) Marketing
6 92 (2.90%) Advertising
7 79 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 78 (2.46%) Investment Banking
9 65 (2.05%) Electronics
10 55 (1.74%) Financial Institution
11 51 (1.61%) Telecoms
12 38 (1.20%) Front Office
13 32 (1.01%) Back Office
14 28 (0.88%) Law
15 22 (0.69%) Automotive
15 22 (0.69%) Multimedia
16 21 (0.66%) Publishing
17 20 (0.63%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.22%) Legal
18 7 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,337 (73.77%) Developer
2 508 (16.04%) PHP Developer
3 454 (14.33%) .NET Developer
4 443 (13.98%) Senior Developer
5 386 (12.18%) Software Developer
6 370 (11.68%) Software Engineer
7 368 (11.62%) Java Developer
8 365 (11.52%) C# Developer
9 271 (8.55%) Graduate
10 251 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 235 (7.42%) Graduate Developer
12 194 (6.12%) Junior
13 166 (5.24%) Web Developer
14 150 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
15 133 (4.20%) Lead Developer
16 126 (3.98%) Junior Developer
17 121 (3.82%) Full Stack Developer
18 117 (3.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 113 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
20 108 (3.41%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,118 (35.29%) HTML
2 1,068 (33.71%) CSS
3 1,015 (32.04%) .NET
4 634 (20.01%) jQuery
5 606 (19.13%) AngularJS
6 494 (15.59%) Web Services
7 490 (15.47%) ASP.NET
8 455 (14.36%) HTML5
9 423 (13.35%) RESTful
10 336 (10.61%) CSS3
11 306 (9.66%) Laravel
12 299 (9.44%) React
13 295 (9.31%) .NET Framework
14 277 (8.74%) XML
15 276 (8.71%) REST
16 272 (8.59%) Spring
17 268 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
18 262 (8.27%) Node.js
19 248 (7.83%) LAMP
20 222 (7.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 469 (14.80%) Computer Science
2 189 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 188 (5.93%) User Experience
4 161 (5.08%) Algorithms
5 159 (5.02%) Mobile App
6 151 (4.77%) Data Structures
7 149 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
8 147 (4.64%) Fintech
9 133 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
10 67 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
11 50 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
11 50 (1.58%) N-Tier
12 48 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
13 35 (1.10%) Online Gambling
14 33 (1.04%) Digital Currency
15 27 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
16 24 (0.76%) Client/Server
17 23 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
17 23 (0.73%) Hedge funds
18 18 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 469 (14.80%) Linux
2 239 (7.54%) Windows
3 134 (4.23%) Android
4 116 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 102 (3.22%) Unix
6 25 (0.79%) Windows Server
7 21 (0.66%) Debian
8 20 (0.63%) Mac OS
9 17 (0.54%) CentOS
10 16 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.25%) Fedora
13 6 (0.19%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.095%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.095%) VMS
15 2 (0.063%) AIX
15 2 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.063%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.032%) Amazon Linux
16 1 (0.032%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,656 (52.27%) OO
2 1,378 (43.50%) Agile Software Development
3 968 (30.56%) MVC
4 768 (24.24%) Software Engineering
5 655 (20.68%) TDD
6 511 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
7 510 (16.10%) Scrum
8 496 (15.66%) Web Development
9 421 (13.29%) Test Automation
10 347 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
11 343 (10.83%) SDLC
12 298 (9.41%) E-Commerce
13 267 (8.43%) BDD
14 263 (8.30%) Microservices
15 257 (8.11%) Unit Testing
16 249 (7.86%) DevOps
17 233 (7.35%) SOLID
18 207 (6.53%) Open Source
19 203 (6.41%) Front End Development
20 189 (5.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1,513 (47.76%) JavaScript
2 1,342 (42.36%) C#
3 1,217 (38.42%) Java
4 970 (30.62%) SQL
5 833 (26.29%) PHP
6 462 (14.58%) C++
7 415 (13.10%) Python
8 158 (4.99%) T-SQL
9 123 (3.88%) C
10 121 (3.82%) Ruby
11 112 (3.54%) TypeScript
12 105 (3.31%) Java 8
13 92 (2.90%) VB.NET
14 76 (2.40%) Perl
15 71 (2.24%) Scala
16 66 (2.08%) PHP 5
17 62 (1.96%) Shell Script
18 57 (1.80%) ES6
19 53 (1.67%) PHP 7
20 41 (1.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 531 (16.76%) Degree
2 201 (6.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.26%) Master's Degree
4 29 (0.92%) PhD
5 20 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 18 (0.57%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.41%) OCPJP
8 10 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (0.28%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.25%) ISEB
11 5 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (0.13%) HND
12 4 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.13%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.095%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.063%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.063%) HNC
14 2 (0.063%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.063%) OCP
14 2 (0.063%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (6.66%) QA
2 29 (0.92%) SLA
3 16 (0.51%) GDPR
4 6 (0.19%) MiFID
5 4 (0.13%) DICOM
6 3 (0.095%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.063%) Web Application Security Consortium
8 1 (0.032%) HL7
8 1 (0.032%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.032%) PMO
8 1 (0.032%) WCAG
System Software
1 168 (5.30%) Docker
2 28 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (0.69%) Firmware
4 5 (0.16%) HDFS
5 4 (0.13%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.095%) Varnish
7 1 (0.032%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.032%) etcd
7 1 (0.032%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.032%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 47 (1.48%) Ansible
2 37 (1.17%) Puppet
3 30 (0.95%) Kubernetes
4 20 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (0.44%) Terraform
6 7 (0.22%) Kibana
6 7 (0.22%) logstash
6 7 (0.22%) Packer
7 5 (0.16%) Mesos
8 4 (0.13%) Graphite
8 4 (0.13%) HP ALM
8 4 (0.13%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.095%) Plesk
10 2 (0.063%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.063%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.063%) Nagios
11 1 (0.032%) Consul
Vendors
1 383 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 239 (7.54%) Oracle
3 121 (3.82%) Google
4 86 (2.71%) SAP
5 71 (2.24%) Zend
6 60 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 53 (1.67%) Xamarin
8 44 (1.39%) Twitter
9 41 (1.29%) hybris
10 35 (1.10%) Adobe
11 29 (0.92%) Facebook
12 24 (0.76%) Cloudera
13 22 (0.69%) EXASOL
13 22 (0.69%) Red Hat
14 21 (0.66%) Informatica
14 21 (0.66%) SnapLogic
15 17 (0.54%) Perforce
15 17 (0.54%) Talend
16 14 (0.44%) Apple
16 14 (0.44%) Atlassian