Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 164 134
Rank change year-on-year -6 -30 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2,762 3,320 4,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.11% 2.10% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.29% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,355 2,845 3,817
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 120,768 144,926 152,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.18% 91.82% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 95,749 116,289 122,258
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,375 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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 +36 1,165 £60,000 +9.09% 185
South East +8 622 £42,500 -5.56% 96
North of England -59 403 £42,000 -6.67% 151
North West -25 286 £40,000 -11.11% 81
Midlands +4 232 £40,000 +14.29% 109
East of England +60 191 £47,500 +5.56% 46
South West -46 141 £40,000 +6.67% 47
West Midlands +9 140 £37,500 +15.38% 46
Yorkshire -82 109 £42,500 - 46
East Midlands -12 92 £42,500 +10.39% 63
North East -6 8 £41,000 +9.33% 25
OOP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 1,430 (51.77%) OO
2 1,393 (50.43%) JavaScript
3 1,253 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
4 1,076 (38.96%) HTML
5 1,075 (38.92%) C#
6 963 (34.87%) CSS
7 853 (30.88%) Java
8 823 (29.80%) MVC
9 771 (27.91%) PHP
10 760 (27.52%) .NET
11 695 (25.16%) SQL
12 690 (24.98%) MySQL
13 651 (23.57%) Software Engineering
13 651 (23.57%) Git (software)
14 636 (23.03%) TDD
15 570 (20.64%) SQL Server
16 514 (18.61%) Degree
17 471 (17.05%) Web Services
17 471 (17.05%) AngularJS
18 448 (16.22%) Web Development
19 446 (16.15%) Linux
20 439 (15.89%) jQuery
21 434 (15.71%) Test Automation
22 428 (15.50%) Scrum
23 404 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
24 391 (14.16%) Computer Science
25 379 (13.72%) Amazon AWS
26 378 (13.69%) REST
27 376 (13.61%) Python
28 373 (13.50%) React

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 90 (3.26%) WordPress
2 84 (3.04%) CMS
3 73 (2.64%) Apache
4 68 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
5 55 (1.99%) IIS
6 49 (1.77%) Drupal
7 45 (1.63%) Apache Solr
8 36 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 36 (1.30%) Apache Spark
9 35 (1.27%) Confluence
10 32 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
11 28 (1.01%) Tomcat
12 26 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 23 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
14 22 (0.80%) WebSphere
15 20 (0.72%) JBoss
16 15 (0.54%) nginx
17 13 (0.47%) SharePoint
18 12 (0.43%) CoreMedia CMS
19 8 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (0.72%) Photoshop
2 13 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (0.29%) Mathematica
5 8 (0.29%) Sketch
6 6 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.18%) InDesign
8 4 (0.14%) HipChat
8 4 (0.14%) Zeplin
9 3 (0.11%) LaTeX
9 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.072%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.072%) Weka
Business Applications
1 121 (4.38%) Magento
2 44 (1.59%) SAP Hybris
3 25 (0.91%) SDL Web 8
4 22 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
5 18 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 9 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
7 8 (0.29%) Fredhopper
7 8 (0.29%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.18%) Odoo
8 5 (0.18%) Shopify
9 4 (0.14%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.072%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.036%) Distributed Ledger
12 1 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.036%) MetaTrader
12 1 (0.036%) Oracle Applications
12 1 (0.036%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 379 (13.72%) Amazon AWS
2 352 (12.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 159 (5.76%) SaaS
4 146 (5.29%) GitHub
5 117 (4.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 103 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
7 63 (2.28%) Serverless
8 25 (0.91%) PaaS
9 22 (0.80%) IaaS
10 20 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
10 20 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
11 14 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (0.51%) Amazon S3
12 13 (0.47%) NuGet
13 10 (0.36%) BrowserStack
13 10 (0.36%) npm
13 10 (0.36%) OpenShift
14 9 (0.33%) Heroku
14 9 (0.33%) Sauce Labs
15 8 (0.29%) Algolia
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.15%) Internet
2 61 (2.21%) HTTP
3 49 (1.77%) Broadband
4 24 (0.87%) Skype
5 15 (0.54%) Network Security
6 13 (0.47%) Intranet
7 12 (0.43%) Bluetooth
8 11 (0.40%) NFC
9 9 (0.33%) 3G
9 9 (0.33%) 4G
10 8 (0.29%) AMQP
11 7 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.22%) TCP/IP
13 5 (0.18%) FTP
14 4 (0.14%) RFID
14 4 (0.14%) SSH
14 4 (0.14%) SSL
15 3 (0.11%) Hyperconnected
16 2 (0.072%) DNS
16 2 (0.072%) Plixer Scrutinizer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 690 (24.98%) MySQL
2 570 (20.64%) SQL Server
3 287 (10.39%) Relational Database
4 178 (6.44%) NoSQL
5 140 (5.07%) MongoDB
6 117 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
7 102 (3.69%) RDBMS
8 47 (1.70%) Big Data
9 45 (1.63%) Neo4j
10 44 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 42 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 41 (1.48%) Hadoop
13 34 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
14 29 (1.05%) Redis
15 27 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
16 24 (0.87%) Endeca
17 20 (0.72%) OLAP
18 19 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
19 15 (0.54%) Blockchain
19 15 (0.54%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 651 (23.57%) Git (software)
2 238 (8.62%) Selenium
3 221 (8.00%) JIRA
4 148 (5.36%) Jenkins
5 138 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 134 (4.85%) Subversion
7 96 (3.48%) WebDriver
8 87 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 85 (3.08%) webpack
10 68 (2.46%) Cucumber
11 63 (2.28%) gulp
11 63 (2.28%) TeamCity
12 52 (1.88%) JUnit
13 51 (1.85%) GitLab
13 51 (1.85%) Maven
14 46 (1.67%) Protractor
15 45 (1.63%) SpecFlow
16 44 (1.59%) SoapUI
16 44 (1.59%) Vagrant
17 43 (1.56%) Jasmine
General
1 335 (12.13%) Finance
2 231 (8.36%) Retail
3 160 (5.79%) Games
4 144 (5.21%) Marketing
5 111 (4.02%) Banking
6 77 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 59 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 50 (1.81%) Advertising
9 27 (0.98%) Publishing
10 22 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 21 (0.76%) Legal
12 16 (0.58%) Electronics
12 16 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.54%) Public Sector
14 14 (0.51%) Back Office
15 11 (0.40%) Aerospace
15 11 (0.40%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.33%) Front Office
16 9 (0.33%) Law
17 8 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,942 (70.31%) Developer
2 491 (17.78%) PHP Developer
3 354 (12.82%) Software Engineer
4 344 (12.45%) Senior Developer
5 305 (11.04%) Software Developer
6 304 (11.01%) .NET Developer
7 253 (9.16%) C# Developer
8 227 (8.22%) Java Developer
9 190 (6.88%) Junior
10 157 (5.68%) C# .NET Developer
11 155 (5.61%) Test Engineer
12 147 (5.32%) Graduate
13 127 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
14 123 (4.45%) Web Developer
15 117 (4.24%) Junior Developer
16 109 (3.95%) Senior PHP Developer
17 102 (3.69%) Graduate Developer
18 97 (3.51%) Senior Software Engineer
19 95 (3.44%) Lead Developer
20 94 (3.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,076 (38.96%) HTML
2 963 (34.87%) CSS
3 760 (27.52%) .NET
4 471 (17.05%) AngularJS
4 471 (17.05%) Web Services
5 439 (15.89%) jQuery
6 378 (13.69%) REST
7 373 (13.50%) React
8 345 (12.49%) HTML5
9 339 (12.27%) ASP.NET
10 305 (11.04%) Laravel
11 266 (9.63%) Spring
12 263 (9.52%) Node.js
13 258 (9.34%) RESTful
14 206 (7.46%) LAMP
15 196 (7.10%) Ajax
16 193 (6.99%) XML
17 192 (6.95%) SOAP
18 178 (6.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 173 (6.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 292 (10.57%) Mobile App
2 168 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
3 166 (6.01%) Algorithms
4 149 (5.39%) User Experience
5 106 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
6 92 (3.33%) Data Structures
7 80 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
8 60 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
9 45 (1.63%) Online Gambling
10 43 (1.56%) Cloud Native
11 41 (1.48%) Virtual Team
12 32 (1.16%) Robotics
13 31 (1.12%) Social Media
14 23 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 23 (0.83%) N-Tier
15 22 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
16 21 (0.76%) Driving Licence
16 21 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 18 (0.65%) Internet of Things
18 17 (0.62%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 446 (16.15%) Linux
2 194 (7.02%) Android
3 164 (5.94%) Windows
4 153 (5.54%) Apple iOS
5 61 (2.21%) Unix
6 29 (1.05%) Debian
6 29 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 16 (0.58%) Mac OS
8 14 (0.51%) CentOS
9 13 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.36%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.33%) VxWorks
12 8 (0.29%) Fedora
12 8 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.22%) AIX
14 4 (0.14%) HPUX
14 4 (0.14%) SUSE
15 3 (0.11%) FreeRTOS
16 2 (0.072%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.072%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,430 (51.77%) OO
2 1,253 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
3 823 (29.80%) MVC
4 651 (23.57%) Software Engineering
5 636 (23.03%) TDD
6 448 (16.22%) Web Development
7 434 (15.71%) Test Automation
8 428 (15.50%) Scrum
9 404 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
10 391 (14.16%) Computer Science
11 364 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
12 316 (11.44%) DevOps
13 306 (11.08%) Unit Testing
14 276 (9.99%) E-Commerce
15 257 (9.30%) SOLID
16 250 (9.05%) BDD
17 244 (8.83%) Microservices
18 209 (7.57%) Fintech
19 207 (7.49%) SDLC
20 199 (7.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,393 (50.43%) JavaScript
2 1,075 (38.92%) C#
3 853 (30.88%) Java
4 771 (27.91%) PHP
5 695 (25.16%) SQL
6 376 (13.61%) Python
7 255 (9.23%) C++
8 130 (4.71%) T-SQL
9 116 (4.20%) Ruby
10 110 (3.98%) Apple Swift
11 107 (3.87%) Objective-C
12 101 (3.66%) ES6
13 99 (3.58%) TypeScript
14 87 (3.15%) Java 8
15 72 (2.61%) PHP 7
16 69 (2.50%) C
17 54 (1.96%) PHP 5
18 51 (1.85%) VB.NET
19 49 (1.77%) Go
20 35 (1.27%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 514 (18.61%) Degree
2 126 (4.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 41 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 39 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 26 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (0.65%) PhD
8 16 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 14 (0.51%) ISEB
9 14 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 12 (0.43%) Master's Degree
11 11 (0.40%) DBS Check
12 8 (0.29%) HND
13 6 (0.22%) DV Cleared
14 5 (0.18%) Chartered Engineer
14 5 (0.18%) TOGAF Certification
15 4 (0.14%) Sun Certification
16 3 (0.11%) MCSD
17 1 (0.036%) HNC
17 1 (0.036%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (7.13%) QA
2 10 (0.36%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 9 (0.33%) GDPR
3 9 (0.33%) NCSC
3 9 (0.33%) SLA
4 8 (0.29%) DICOM
5 5 (0.18%) PMO
6 3 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.072%) ISO 15022
7 2 (0.072%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.036%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 251 (9.09%) Docker
2 18 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
4 12 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.36%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.18%) HDFS
8 4 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.11%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.11%) Varnish
10 2 (0.072%) Firmware
10 2 (0.072%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 95 (3.44%) Kubernetes
2 45 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.05%) Ansible
4 20 (0.72%) Puppet
4 20 (0.72%) Terraform
5 8 (0.29%) Kibana
6 7 (0.25%) HP ALM
7 6 (0.22%) AirWatch
7 6 (0.22%) Nagios
8 5 (0.18%) Mesos
9 4 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.14%) Rancher
10 2 (0.072%) SCCM
11 1 (0.036%) Consul
11 1 (0.036%) cPanel
11 1 (0.036%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.036%) logstash
11 1 (0.036%) Oozie
11 1 (0.036%) rkt
Vendors
1 337 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 153 (5.54%) Zend
3 136 (4.92%) Oracle
4 134 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
5 130 (4.71%) Google
6 60 (2.17%) SAP
7 49 (1.77%) Adobe
8 44 (1.59%) hybris
9 42 (1.52%) Pega
10 36 (1.30%) Elastic Path
11 30 (1.09%) Xamarin
12 24 (0.87%) Interwoven
13 23 (0.83%) IBM
14 18 (0.65%) Atlassian
14 18 (0.65%) VMware
15 16 (0.58%) Twitter
16 13 (0.47%) Red Hat
17 12 (0.43%) Apple
18 11 (0.40%) HP
19 10 (0.36%) New Relic