Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 174 191 135
Rank change year-on-year +17 -56 +9
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2,432 2,765 4,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.97% 1.86% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.02% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,080 2,390 3,841
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,700 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 113,546 136,649 155,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.08% 92.07% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 90,858 109,378 124,318
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +3.09%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +32 1,017 £60,000 +4.35% 238
South East +8 528 £44,000 - 85
North of England -14 350 £45,000 - 111
North West +14 251 £46,000 -3.16% 54
Midlands +39 250 £37,500 -6.25% 76
East of England +33 143 £55,000 +22.22% 36
South West -24 134 £40,000 +6.67% 32
West Midlands +44 133 £35,000 -6.67% 36
East Midlands +14 114 £40,000 -3.61% 40
Yorkshire -47 88 £42,000 -6.67% 35
North East -11 11 £40,000 +6.67% 22
OOP
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 1,315 (54.07%) JavaScript
2 1,274 (52.38%) OO
3 1,132 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
4 922 (37.91%) C#
5 913 (37.54%) HTML
6 885 (36.39%) CSS
7 744 (30.59%) Java
8 722 (29.69%) PHP
9 673 (27.67%) MVC
10 663 (27.26%) .NET
11 637 (26.19%) MySQL
12 604 (24.84%) SQL
13 598 (24.59%) Software Engineering
14 527 (21.67%) TDD
15 523 (21.50%) Git (software)
16 468 (19.24%) SQL Server
17 424 (17.43%) jQuery
18 416 (17.11%) AngularJS
19 410 (16.86%) Degree
20 398 (16.37%) Web Development
21 392 (16.12%) Computer Science
22 387 (15.91%) REST
23 375 (15.42%) Linux
24 365 (15.01%) React
25 355 (14.60%) Finance
26 336 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
27 332 (13.65%) Test Automation
28 327 (13.45%) Web Services
29 325 (13.36%) Scrum
30 320 (13.16%) Python

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 76 (3.13%) CMS
2 75 (3.08%) WordPress
3 63 (2.59%) Apache
3 63 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (1.60%) Drupal
5 38 (1.56%) Confluence
6 36 (1.48%) IIS
7 30 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 27 (1.11%) nginx
9 23 (0.95%) Apache Solr
10 18 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
10 18 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 17 (0.70%) Apache Spark
12 16 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 12 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.41%) ColdFusion
14 10 (0.41%) Umbraco
15 9 (0.37%) Jetty
16 7 (0.29%) WebSphere
17 6 (0.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.25%) InDesign
5 6 (0.25%) Mathematica
6 3 (0.12%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.12%) Zeplin
7 1 (0.041%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.041%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 102 (4.19%) Magento
2 17 (0.70%) SDL Web 8
3 16 (0.66%) SAP Hybris
4 13 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.12%) PolarLake
6 3 (0.12%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.082%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.082%) Relativity
7 2 (0.082%) Shopify
8 1 (0.041%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.041%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.041%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.041%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.041%) Odoo
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.041%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.041%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.041%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 315 (12.95%) AWS
2 254 (10.44%) Azure
3 132 (5.43%) GitHub
3 132 (5.43%) SaaS
4 88 (3.62%) GCP
5 54 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
5 54 (2.22%) Serverless
6 17 (0.70%) npm
7 16 (0.66%) CloudBees
8 15 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (0.53%) BrowserStack
9 13 (0.53%) Slack
10 12 (0.49%) Azure Functions
11 10 (0.41%) Google Play
11 10 (0.41%) NuGet
11 10 (0.41%) PaaS
11 10 (0.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 9 (0.37%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.33%) Asana
13 8 (0.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 43 (1.77%) Internet
2 30 (1.23%) HTTP
3 12 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.33%) Skype
5 7 (0.29%) AMQP
6 6 (0.25%) FTP
6 6 (0.25%) SSH
7 5 (0.21%) GPON
7 5 (0.21%) Intranet
7 5 (0.21%) SMS
8 4 (0.16%) Network Security
8 4 (0.16%) VoIP
9 3 (0.12%) Hyperconnected
9 3 (0.12%) RTP
9 3 (0.12%) SSL
10 2 (0.082%) RFID
11 1 (0.041%) DHCP
11 1 (0.041%) DNS
11 1 (0.041%) IPsec
11 1 (0.041%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 637 (26.19%) MySQL
2 468 (19.24%) SQL Server
3 210 (8.63%) Relational Database
4 135 (5.55%) NoSQL
5 96 (3.95%) MongoDB
6 77 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
7 40 (1.64%) Big Data
8 37 (1.52%) RDBMS
9 36 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (1.15%) Redis
11 27 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (0.99%) MariaDB
13 23 (0.95%) Neo4j
14 21 (0.86%) Hadoop
15 17 (0.70%) Blockchain
16 14 (0.58%) Endeca
16 14 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (0.37%) Data Mining
18 7 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 523 (21.50%) Git (software)
2 196 (8.06%) Selenium
3 156 (6.41%) JIRA
4 115 (4.73%) Jenkins
5 90 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 86 (3.54%) WebDriver
7 67 (2.75%) Subversion
8 65 (2.67%) GitLab
9 63 (2.59%) Visual Studio
10 62 (2.55%) webpack
11 59 (2.43%) JUnit
11 59 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 59 (2.43%) TeamCity
12 56 (2.30%) PHPUnit
13 46 (1.89%) Maven
14 42 (1.73%) Jasmine
15 39 (1.60%) Appium
15 39 (1.60%) Protractor
16 36 (1.48%) Mocha
17 32 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 355 (14.60%) Finance
2 149 (6.13%) Retail
3 118 (4.85%) Games
4 114 (4.69%) Marketing
5 94 (3.87%) Banking
6 59 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 42 (1.73%) Telecoms
8 38 (1.56%) Advertising
9 35 (1.44%) Public Sector
10 33 (1.36%) Electronics
11 21 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 19 (0.78%) Publishing
13 17 (0.70%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.58%) Front Office
14 14 (0.58%) Legal
15 12 (0.49%) Law
15 12 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.41%) Automotive
16 10 (0.41%) Back Office
17 9 (0.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,743 (71.67%) Developer
2 456 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 436 (17.93%) PHP Developer
4 345 (14.19%) Software Engineer
5 297 (12.21%) .NET Developer
6 286 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 238 (9.79%) C# Developer
8 205 (8.43%) Java Developer
9 145 (5.96%) Graduate
10 140 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 133 (5.47%) Junior
12 128 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
13 112 (4.61%) Full Stack Developer
14 105 (4.32%) Graduate Developer
15 98 (4.03%) Web Developer
16 97 (3.99%) Senior Software Developer
17 94 (3.87%) Test Engineer
18 86 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
19 81 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
20 79 (3.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 913 (37.54%) HTML
2 885 (36.39%) CSS
3 663 (27.26%) .NET
4 424 (17.43%) jQuery
5 416 (17.11%) AngularJS
6 387 (15.91%) REST
7 365 (15.01%) React
8 327 (13.45%) Web Services
9 309 (12.71%) HTML5
10 306 (12.58%) ASP.NET
11 281 (11.55%) Laravel
12 242 (9.95%) Node.js
13 232 (9.54%) LAMP
14 217 (8.92%) Spring
15 185 (7.61%) .NET Framework
16 184 (7.57%) ASP.NET MVC
17 168 (6.91%) CSS3
18 165 (6.78%) RESTful
18 165 (6.78%) SOAP
19 163 (6.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 248 (10.20%) Mobile App
2 145 (5.96%) Algorithms
3 130 (5.35%) User Experience
4 113 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 108 (4.44%) Data Structures
6 103 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
7 95 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
8 50 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 47 (1.93%) Online Gambling
10 38 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
11 31 (1.27%) N-Tier
12 27 (1.11%) Cloud Native
13 26 (1.07%) Animation
13 26 (1.07%) Hedge funds
13 26 (1.07%) Robotics
14 23 (0.95%) Virtual Team
15 20 (0.82%) e-Learning
15 20 (0.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 16 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 16 (0.66%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 375 (15.42%) Linux
2 160 (6.58%) Android
3 152 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 120 (4.93%) Windows
5 46 (1.89%) Unix
6 19 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 17 (0.70%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.37%) CentOS
9 7 (0.29%) VxWorks
10 6 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.21%) Debian
11 5 (0.21%) HPUX
11 5 (0.21%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.16%) AIX
12 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.12%) FreeRTOS
13 3 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.082%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.082%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,274 (52.38%) OO
2 1,132 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 673 (27.67%) MVC
4 598 (24.59%) Software Engineering
5 527 (21.67%) TDD
6 398 (16.37%) Web Development
7 392 (16.12%) Computer Science
8 336 (13.82%) Continuous Integration
9 332 (13.65%) Test Automation
10 325 (13.36%) Scrum
11 303 (12.46%) Problem-Solving
12 296 (12.17%) Unit Testing
13 266 (10.94%) SOLID
14 264 (10.86%) DevOps
15 230 (9.46%) BDD
16 228 (9.38%) Microservices
17 188 (7.73%) E-Commerce
18 182 (7.48%) Mentoring
19 172 (7.07%) Fintech
20 165 (6.78%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,315 (54.07%) JavaScript
2 922 (37.91%) C#
3 744 (30.59%) Java
4 722 (29.69%) PHP
5 604 (24.84%) SQL
6 320 (13.16%) Python
7 208 (8.55%) C++
8 141 (5.80%) Ruby
9 132 (5.43%) T-SQL
10 103 (4.24%) TypeScript
11 93 (3.82%) PHP 7
12 77 (3.17%) Apple Swift
13 76 (3.13%) Java 8
13 76 (3.13%) Objective-C
14 71 (2.92%) ES6
15 64 (2.63%) PHP 5
16 57 (2.34%) VB.NET
17 52 (2.14%) Go
18 49 (2.01%) C
19 43 (1.77%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 410 (16.86%) Degree
2 136 (5.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (1.36%) ISTQB
3 33 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 23 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 21 (0.86%) ISEB
6 16 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.45%) DBS Check
9 10 (0.41%) PhD
10 8 (0.33%) Master's Degree
10 8 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.16%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.16%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.16%) TOGAF Certification
12 3 (0.12%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.082%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 1 (0.041%) HNC
14 1 (0.041%) HND
14 1 (0.041%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (8.39%) QA
2 12 (0.49%) SLA
3 9 (0.37%) GDPR
4 6 (0.25%) DICOM
5 5 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.082%) Solvency II
System Software
1 238 (9.79%) Docker
2 13 (0.53%) Firmware
2 13 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.21%) Varnish
5 4 (0.16%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.16%) IAG
5 4 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.082%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.041%) HDFS
7 1 (0.041%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.041%) LXC
7 1 (0.041%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 102 (4.19%) Kubernetes
2 23 (0.95%) Puppet
3 22 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.90%) Terraform
4 17 (0.70%) Ansible
4 17 (0.70%) Rancher
5 6 (0.25%) Kibana
6 5 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (0.21%) Mesos
7 4 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.12%) Consul
8 3 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.082%) EnCase
9 2 (0.082%) FTK
9 2 (0.082%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.082%) SCCM
10 1 (0.041%) cPanel
10 1 (0.041%) logstash
10 1 (0.041%) Oozie
10 1 (0.041%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 244 (10.03%) Microsoft
2 170 (6.99%) Zend
3 97 (3.99%) Oracle
4 87 (3.58%) Google
5 54 (2.22%) SAP
6 51 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
7 37 (1.52%) Xamarin
8 27 (1.11%) Adobe
9 20 (0.82%) IBM
10 16 (0.66%) Apple
10 16 (0.66%) Elastic Path
10 16 (0.66%) hybris
11 15 (0.62%) Atlassian
12 14 (0.58%) Interwoven
13 12 (0.49%) Twitter
14 11 (0.45%) New Relic
14 11 (0.45%) Telerik
15 10 (0.41%) Facebook
16 8 (0.33%) Marketo
16 8 (0.33%) Pardot