Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 126 135
Rank change year-on-year -32 +9 +25
Permanent jobs citing OOP 3,536 4,332 4,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.17% 2.59% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.86% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3,077 3,935 4,390
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 147,882 151,544 172,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.67% 90.70% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 119,051 122,950 145,105
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,625 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,039 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% -

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -55 1,337 £55,000 - 207
North of England +5 719 £42,500 +6.25% 132
South East -18 683 £45,000 +12.50% 97
North West -5 435 £45,000 +12.50% 85
Midlands -33 346 £35,000 -2.78% 63
Yorkshire +53 248 £42,500 +13.33% 43
South West -50 236 £37,500 -6.25% 43
East of England -43 214 £45,000 -10.00% 46
West Midlands -30 183 £32,500 -7.14% 29
East Midlands -16 163 £38,500 +2.67% 34
North East -7 36 £37,500 +3.45% 4
OOP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 1,910 (54.02%) OO
2 1,693 (47.88%) JavaScript
3 1,602 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
4 1,457 (41.20%) C#
5 1,389 (39.28%) Java
6 1,267 (35.83%) HTML
7 1,185 (33.51%) MVC
8 1,178 (33.31%) CSS
9 1,092 (30.88%) .NET
10 1,020 (28.85%) SQL
11 947 (26.78%) PHP
12 836 (23.64%) Git (software)
13 814 (23.02%) MySQL
14 794 (22.45%) Software Engineering
15 763 (21.58%) TDD
16 735 (20.79%) jQuery
17 683 (19.32%) AngularJS
18 657 (18.58%) SQL Server
19 641 (18.13%) Degree
20 589 (16.66%) Finance
21 574 (16.23%) Web Development
22 572 (16.18%) Linux
23 559 (15.81%) ASP.NET
23 559 (15.81%) Scrum
24 535 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
25 531 (15.02%) Web Services
26 520 (14.71%) C++
27 516 (14.59%) Computer Science
28 505 (14.28%) HTML5
29 464 (13.12%) Test Automation

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
1 199 (5.63%) Apache
2 161 (4.55%) CMS
3 106 (3.00%) WordPress
4 78 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
5 68 (1.92%) IIS
6 65 (1.84%) Drupal
7 58 (1.64%) Confluence
8 56 (1.58%) Apache Spark
9 46 (1.30%) Umbraco
10 39 (1.10%) nginx
11 35 (0.99%) Tomcat
12 31 (0.88%) Ethereum
13 28 (0.79%) Apache Solr
14 27 (0.76%) JBoss
15 26 (0.74%) SharePoint
16 25 (0.71%) WebSphere
17 18 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
17 18 (0.51%) WebLogic
18 14 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 14 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 22 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.40%) GIMP
4 10 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.20%) Chatbot
6 6 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.11%) Doxygen
9 2 (0.057%) Weka
10 1 (0.028%) Blender
10 1 (0.028%) Simulink
10 1 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.028%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 64 (1.81%) Magento
2 44 (1.24%) SAP Hybris
3 18 (0.51%) Ripple
4 16 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
5 14 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.37%) WebTrends
7 10 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
8 6 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.11%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.11%) SAP MM
9 4 (0.11%) SAP PP
9 4 (0.11%) SAP QM
9 4 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (0.11%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.085%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.085%) nopCommerce
10 3 (0.085%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.085%) RMDS
11 2 (0.057%) Fredhopper
11 2 (0.057%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 387 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 263 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 135 (3.82%) SaaS
4 87 (2.46%) GitHub
5 55 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (0.96%) Amazon S3
7 31 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 21 (0.59%) Serverless
9 18 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (0.51%) npm
10 14 (0.40%) NuGet
11 13 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 12 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 12 (0.34%) CloudFront
13 11 (0.31%) PaaS
13 11 (0.31%) Yarn
14 9 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 9 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.23%) Google Analytics
15 8 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 98 (2.77%) HTTP
2 29 (0.82%) Internet
3 28 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 22 (0.62%) Skype
5 20 (0.57%) Network Security
6 11 (0.31%) SMS
7 9 (0.25%) DNS
8 6 (0.17%) RS-232
8 6 (0.17%) VoIP
8 6 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.14%) Bluetooth
9 5 (0.14%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.14%) FTP
9 5 (0.14%) SSH
10 4 (0.11%) Broadband
11 3 (0.085%) Multicast
11 3 (0.085%) Wireless
12 2 (0.057%) FIX Connectivity
12 2 (0.057%) iBeacon
12 2 (0.057%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 814 (23.02%) MySQL
2 657 (18.58%) SQL Server
3 275 (7.78%) Relational Database
4 161 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 141 (3.99%) MongoDB
6 135 (3.82%) Big Data
7 87 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
8 77 (2.18%) Blockchain
9 58 (1.64%) Data Lake
10 55 (1.56%) Hadoop
11 51 (1.44%) RDBMS
12 47 (1.33%) Oracle Database
13 44 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 42 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 40 (1.13%) Redis
16 38 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
17 35 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
17 35 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
18 29 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
19 28 (0.79%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 836 (23.64%) Git (software)
2 272 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 233 (6.59%) Subversion
4 201 (5.68%) JIRA
5 197 (5.57%) Selenium
6 157 (4.44%) Visual Studio
7 148 (4.19%) Maven
8 104 (2.94%) WebDriver
9 103 (2.91%) Cucumber
9 103 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 101 (2.86%) NUnit
11 75 (2.12%) gulp
12 73 (2.06%) TeamCity
13 72 (2.04%) JUnit
14 56 (1.58%) Jasmine
15 49 (1.39%) PHPUnit
16 48 (1.36%) webpack
17 46 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
18 42 (1.19%) SpecFlow
19 41 (1.16%) Bitbucket
General
1 589 (16.66%) Finance
2 216 (6.11%) Banking
3 210 (5.94%) Retail
4 191 (5.40%) Games
5 133 (3.76%) Marketing
6 103 (2.91%) Investment Banking
7 83 (2.35%) Advertising
8 74 (2.09%) Manufacturing
9 65 (1.84%) Financial Institution
10 61 (1.73%) Telecoms
11 57 (1.61%) Electronics
12 35 (0.99%) Front Office
13 30 (0.85%) Retail Banking
14 29 (0.82%) Law
15 24 (0.68%) Back Office
16 21 (0.59%) Multimedia
16 21 (0.59%) Publishing
17 19 (0.54%) Automotive
18 9 (0.25%) Legal
19 8 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,706 (76.53%) Developer
2 601 (17.00%) PHP Developer
3 535 (15.13%) .NET Developer
4 519 (14.68%) Senior Developer
5 431 (12.19%) Software Developer
6 425 (12.02%) Java Developer
7 411 (11.62%) C# Developer
8 384 (10.86%) Software Engineer
9 315 (8.91%) Graduate
10 284 (8.03%) C# .NET Developer
11 275 (7.78%) Graduate Developer
12 228 (6.45%) Junior
13 184 (5.20%) Web Developer
14 182 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
15 166 (4.69%) Junior Developer
16 144 (4.07%) Lead Developer
17 140 (3.96%) Senior PHP Developer
18 138 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 137 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
20 129 (3.65%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,267 (35.83%) HTML
2 1,178 (33.31%) CSS
3 1,092 (30.88%) .NET
4 735 (20.79%) jQuery
5 683 (19.32%) AngularJS
6 559 (15.81%) ASP.NET
7 531 (15.02%) Web Services
8 505 (14.28%) HTML5
9 445 (12.58%) RESTful
10 359 (10.15%) CSS3
11 330 (9.33%) .NET Framework
12 325 (9.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 325 (9.19%) XML
13 322 (9.11%) React
14 318 (8.99%) Laravel
15 299 (8.46%) REST
16 294 (8.31%) LAMP
17 274 (7.75%) Spring
18 272 (7.69%) JSON
19 248 (7.01%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 516 (14.59%) Computer Science
2 194 (5.49%) Algorithms
3 193 (5.46%) User Experience
4 185 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
5 182 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
6 179 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
7 172 (4.86%) Data Structures
8 164 (4.64%) Mobile App
9 119 (3.37%) Fintech
10 71 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
11 65 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
12 50 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
13 44 (1.24%) Client/Server
14 37 (1.05%) Online Gambling
15 33 (0.93%) N-Tier
16 32 (0.90%) Hedge funds
17 30 (0.85%) Digital Currency
18 27 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
19 26 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
20 20 (0.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 572 (16.18%) Linux
2 284 (8.03%) Windows
3 145 (4.10%) Android
4 124 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 122 (3.45%) Unix
6 27 (0.76%) Debian
7 25 (0.71%) Mac OS
8 23 (0.65%) CentOS
9 21 (0.59%) Windows Server
10 15 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.34%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.20%) Fedora
14 5 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.11%) AIX
16 3 (0.085%) Amazon Linux
16 3 (0.085%) VMS
17 2 (0.057%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.057%) SUSE
17 2 (0.057%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,910 (54.02%) OO
2 1,602 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 1,185 (33.51%) MVC
4 794 (22.45%) Software Engineering
5 763 (21.58%) TDD
6 574 (16.23%) Web Development
7 559 (15.81%) Scrum
8 535 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
9 464 (13.12%) Test Automation
10 373 (10.55%) E-Commerce
10 373 (10.55%) SDLC
11 352 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
12 332 (9.39%) BDD
13 265 (7.49%) Unit Testing
14 264 (7.47%) Microservices
15 259 (7.32%) DevOps
16 253 (7.15%) SOLID
17 214 (6.05%) OOD
18 201 (5.68%) Front End Development
19 195 (5.51%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,693 (47.88%) JavaScript
2 1,457 (41.20%) C#
3 1,389 (39.28%) Java
4 1,020 (28.85%) SQL
5 947 (26.78%) PHP
6 520 (14.71%) C++
7 461 (13.04%) Python
8 147 (4.16%) T-SQL
9 142 (4.02%) Ruby
10 133 (3.76%) C
11 129 (3.65%) TypeScript
12 108 (3.05%) Perl
13 95 (2.69%) Java 8
14 92 (2.60%) VB.NET
15 90 (2.55%) PHP 5
16 85 (2.40%) Scala
17 75 (2.12%) ES6
18 63 (1.78%) Shell Script
19 54 (1.53%) Objective-C
20 50 (1.41%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 641 (18.13%) Degree
2 254 (7.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 65 (1.84%) Master's Degree
4 32 (0.90%) PhD
5 11 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
5 11 (0.31%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.25%) ISEB
6 9 (0.25%) OCPJP
7 8 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.20%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.20%) Postgraduate
9 6 (0.17%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.14%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.11%) HND
11 4 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.085%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.085%) OCP
13 2 (0.057%) EMC Certification
13 2 (0.057%) RHCE
13 2 (0.057%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (7.72%) QA
2 41 (1.16%) SLA
3 14 (0.40%) GDPR
4 6 (0.17%) MiFID
5 5 (0.14%) GCP
5 5 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.14%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.11%) DICOM
7 2 (0.057%) WCAG
8 1 (0.028%) HL7
8 1 (0.028%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.028%) PMO
System Software
1 158 (4.47%) Docker
2 22 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (0.48%) Firmware
4 5 (0.14%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.085%) HDFS
6 2 (0.057%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.028%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.028%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 39 (1.10%) Puppet
2 37 (1.05%) Ansible
2 37 (1.05%) Kubernetes
3 28 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 12 (0.34%) Terraform
6 5 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (0.14%) Mesos
7 4 (0.11%) HP ALM
7 4 (0.11%) Kibana
7 4 (0.11%) logstash
8 3 (0.085%) Plesk
8 3 (0.085%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.085%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.057%) HockeyApp
9 2 (0.057%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.057%) Nagios
9 2 (0.057%) Packer
10 1 (0.028%) Netcool
10 1 (0.028%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 388 (10.97%) Microsoft
2 304 (8.60%) Oracle
3 129 (3.65%) Google
4 84 (2.38%) SAP
5 83 (2.35%) Zend
6 56 (1.58%) Twitter
7 46 (1.30%) hybris
8 44 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
9 38 (1.07%) Adobe
9 38 (1.07%) Facebook
9 38 (1.07%) Xamarin
10 32 (0.90%) Capita
11 31 (0.88%) Cloudera
12 29 (0.82%) Atlassian
13 28 (0.79%) EXASOL
14 26 (0.74%) Informatica
14 26 (0.74%) SnapLogic
15 25 (0.71%) Talend
16 23 (0.65%) Red Hat
16 23 (0.65%) Sitecore