Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 139 144
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 -18
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4279 4306 4862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.54% 2.44% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 2.73% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3795 3886 4421
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 151516 157743 182536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.35% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 120527 132311 151934
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -22 1677 £55,000 - 155
South East +34 858 £42,500 +6.25% 71
North of England +15 721 £40,000 +14.29% 57
North West +15 481 £40,000 +6.67% 27
Midlands -16 373 £35,000 - 49
South West +37 326 £38,500 +2.67% 27
East of England +3 325 £50,000 - 27
Yorkshire +19 210 £40,000 +14.29% 27
East Midlands +27 196 £35,000 -12.50% 25
West Midlands -49 177 £35,000 +11.11% 24
North East -37 30 £35,000 +13.77% 3
OOP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OOP.

1 2187 (51.11%) JavaScript
2 2179 (50.92%) OO
3 1978 (46.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1750 (40.90%) C#
5 1690 (39.50%) HTML
6 1580 (36.92%) CSS
7 1395 (32.60%) MVC
8 1376 (32.16%) Java
9 1277 (29.84%) .NET
10 1227 (28.67%) PHP
11 1173 (27.41%) SQL
12 1105 (25.82%) MySQL
13 959 (22.41%) jQuery
14 954 (22.29%) Git (software)
15 937 (21.90%) TDD
16 925 (21.62%) Software Engineering
17 868 (20.29%) SQL Server
18 827 (19.33%) Linux
19 796 (18.60%) Web Development
20 757 (17.69%) Degree
21 735 (17.18%) Finance
22 712 (16.64%) ASP.NET
23 696 (16.27%) Scrum
24 684 (15.99%) Web Services
25 674 (15.75%) HTML5
26 660 (15.42%) AngularJS
27 597 (13.95%) C++
28 589 (13.76%) Computer Science
29 531 (12.41%) Test Automation
30 521 (12.18%) Continuous Integration

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
1 255 (5.96%) Apache
2 196 (4.58%) CMS
3 125 (2.92%) WordPress
4 123 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
5 73 (1.71%) Drupal
6 61 (1.43%) IIS
7 58 (1.36%) nginx
8 51 (1.19%) Apache Spark
9 48 (1.12%) Umbraco
10 34 (0.79%) SharePoint
11 26 (0.61%) Apache Solr
11 26 (0.61%) Joomla!
12 21 (0.49%) EPiServer
12 21 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
13 20 (0.47%) Tomcat
14 19 (0.44%) JBoss
14 19 (0.44%) WebSphere
15 16 (0.37%) Confluence
16 15 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 14 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 63 (1.47%) Photoshop
2 11 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (0.23%) Simulink
4 8 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.093%) Autodesk Inventor
6 4 (0.093%) GIMP
6 4 (0.093%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.093%) Revit
6 4 (0.093%) SPSS
7 3 (0.070%) InDesign
8 1 (0.023%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.023%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.023%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.023%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.023%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.023%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.023%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 95 (2.22%) Magento
2 27 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.19%) SAP CRM
6 7 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.070%) MetaTrader
9 3 (0.070%) PlanetPress Connect
10 2 (0.047%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.047%) OpenCart
10 2 (0.047%) osCommerce
11 1 (0.023%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.023%) Endur
11 1 (0.023%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.023%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.023%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 383 (8.95%) Amazon AWS
2 201 (4.70%) SaaS
3 165 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 139 (3.25%) GitHub
5 44 (1.03%) Google Play
6 42 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
7 36 (0.84%) npm
8 34 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (0.56%) Serverless
10 21 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 21 (0.49%) Google Analytics
11 17 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 15 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
12 15 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.19%) PaaS
15 7 (0.16%) Heroku
16 6 (0.14%) IaaS
16 6 (0.14%) Route 53
17 5 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 115 (2.69%) HTTP
2 83 (1.94%) Internet
3 34 (0.79%) Firewall
4 31 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 27 (0.63%) Network Security
6 22 (0.51%) Intranet
7 21 (0.49%) DNS
8 19 (0.44%) SSL
9 16 (0.37%) Extranet
9 16 (0.37%) LAN
10 15 (0.35%) BIG-IP
10 15 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 15 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 15 (0.35%) Skype
10 15 (0.35%) WAN
11 14 (0.33%) SMS
12 12 (0.28%) SMTP
13 11 (0.26%) iBeacon
14 10 (0.23%) Broadband
15 8 (0.19%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1105 (25.82%) MySQL
2 868 (20.29%) SQL Server
3 273 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 223 (5.21%) NoSQL
5 173 (4.04%) MongoDB
6 121 (2.83%) Big Data
7 90 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
8 88 (2.06%) Redis
9 56 (1.31%) Hadoop
10 54 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 53 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 48 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 46 (1.08%) Blockchain
14 40 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
14 40 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 40 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 27 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
16 25 (0.58%) HBase
17 21 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 20 (0.47%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 954 (22.29%) Git (software)
2 287 (6.71%) Subversion
3 236 (5.52%) Selenium
4 215 (5.02%) JIRA
5 185 (4.32%) Jenkins
6 165 (3.86%) Visual Studio
7 154 (3.60%) WebDriver
8 153 (3.58%) NUnit
9 116 (2.71%) Cucumber
10 115 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 111 (2.59%) PHPUnit
12 103 (2.41%) JUnit
13 101 (2.36%) gulp
13 101 (2.36%) TeamCity
14 100 (2.34%) Grunt
15 93 (2.17%) Maven
16 92 (2.15%) Bitbucket
17 84 (1.96%) Moq
18 66 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
19 59 (1.38%) webpack
General
1 735 (17.18%) Finance
2 271 (6.33%) Banking
3 255 (5.96%) Retail
4 217 (5.07%) Marketing
5 202 (4.72%) Games
6 196 (4.58%) Telecoms
7 158 (3.69%) Investment Banking
8 125 (2.92%) Electronics
9 110 (2.57%) Manufacturing
10 109 (2.55%) Retail Banking
11 84 (1.96%) Advertising
12 68 (1.59%) Back Office
13 43 (1.00%) Automotive
14 41 (0.96%) Front Office
15 36 (0.84%) Publishing
16 32 (0.75%) Law
17 27 (0.63%) Aerospace
18 23 (0.54%) Financial Institution
18 23 (0.54%) Legal
19 14 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3347 (78.22%) Developer
2 860 (20.10%) PHP Developer
3 634 (14.82%) .NET Developer
4 590 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 526 (12.29%) C# Developer
6 461 (10.77%) Java Developer
7 426 (9.96%) Software Developer
8 419 (9.79%) Software Engineer
9 309 (7.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 304 (7.10%) Graduate
10 304 (7.10%) Web Developer
11 275 (6.43%) Graduate Developer
12 263 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
13 228 (5.33%) Junior
14 178 (4.16%) Junior Developer
15 158 (3.69%) Lead Developer
16 147 (3.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 142 (3.32%) SQL Developer
18 133 (3.11%) Agile Developer
19 126 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1690 (39.50%) HTML
2 1580 (36.92%) CSS
3 1277 (29.84%) .NET
4 959 (22.41%) jQuery
5 712 (16.64%) ASP.NET
6 684 (15.99%) Web Services
7 674 (15.75%) HTML5
8 660 (15.42%) AngularJS
9 499 (11.66%) RESTful
10 439 (10.26%) .NET Framework
11 405 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 391 (9.14%) CSS3
13 370 (8.65%) Laravel
14 368 (8.60%) LAMP
15 349 (8.16%) REST
16 331 (7.74%) Symfony
17 324 (7.57%) Ajax
18 318 (7.43%) XML
19 308 (7.20%) Sass
20 281 (6.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 589 (13.76%) Computer Science
2 274 (6.40%) User Experience
3 224 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 220 (5.14%) Greenfield Project
5 196 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
6 167 (3.90%) Algorithms
7 166 (3.88%) Fintech
8 136 (3.18%) Data Structures
9 108 (2.52%) Fixed Income
10 105 (2.45%) Client/Server
11 80 (1.87%) iPad
12 68 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
13 56 (1.31%) N-Tier
14 35 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 33 (0.77%) Tandem
16 32 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 32 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
17 28 (0.65%) e-Learning
17 28 (0.65%) Hedge funds
18 26 (0.61%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 827 (19.33%) Linux
2 452 (10.56%) Windows
3 216 (5.05%) Android
4 207 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 114 (2.66%) Unix
6 46 (1.08%) CentOS
6 46 (1.08%) Ubuntu
7 40 (0.93%) Debian
8 28 (0.65%) Windows Server
9 21 (0.49%) Mac OS
9 21 (0.49%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 12 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 7 (0.16%) Solaris
13 6 (0.14%) AIX
13 6 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.093%) Amazon Linux
14 4 (0.093%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.070%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.070%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2179 (50.92%) OO
2 1978 (46.23%) Agile Software Development
3 1395 (32.60%) MVC
4 937 (21.90%) TDD
5 925 (21.62%) Software Engineering
6 796 (18.60%) Web Development
7 696 (16.27%) Scrum
8 531 (12.41%) Test Automation
9 521 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
10 460 (10.75%) SDLC
11 421 (9.84%) Unit Testing
12 418 (9.77%) E-Commerce
13 370 (8.65%) BDD
14 313 (7.31%) Multithreading
14 313 (7.31%) OOD
15 278 (6.50%) Front End Development
16 273 (6.38%) SOLID
17 249 (5.82%) Open Source
18 239 (5.59%) Mathematics
19 231 (5.40%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2187 (51.11%) JavaScript
2 1750 (40.90%) C#
3 1376 (32.16%) Java
4 1227 (28.67%) PHP
5 1173 (27.41%) SQL
6 597 (13.95%) C++
7 453 (10.59%) Python
8 217 (5.07%) T-SQL
9 191 (4.46%) Ruby
10 169 (3.95%) C
11 115 (2.69%) VB.NET
12 108 (2.52%) Objective-C
13 97 (2.27%) PHP 7
13 97 (2.27%) Scala
14 89 (2.08%) PHP 5
15 86 (2.01%) Apple Swift
16 83 (1.94%) ES6
17 57 (1.33%) TypeScript
18 55 (1.29%) Bash Shell
19 51 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 757 (17.69%) Degree
2 286 (6.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 73 (1.71%) PhD
4 49 (1.15%) Numerate Degree
5 44 (1.03%) Security Cleared
6 38 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 22 (0.51%) Sun Certification
8 19 (0.44%) ISEB
8 19 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
9 16 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (0.35%) HND
11 13 (0.30%) DV Cleared
11 13 (0.30%) Master's Degree
12 10 (0.23%) SC Cleared
13 9 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.19%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.093%) MCSD
16 3 (0.070%) AWS Certification
16 3 (0.070%) HNC
16 3 (0.070%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 260 (6.08%) QA
2 12 (0.28%) Data Quality
2 12 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.14%) SLA
3 6 (0.14%) WCAG
4 5 (0.12%) GCP
4 5 (0.12%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 3 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.070%) WAI
6 1 (0.023%) MiFID
6 1 (0.023%) PMO
6 1 (0.023%) Section 508
System Software
1 143 (3.34%) Docker
2 14 (0.33%) HDFS
3 9 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.12%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.12%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.093%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.047%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.047%) Varnish
6 2 (0.047%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.047%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.023%) etcd
7 1 (0.023%) Firmware
7 1 (0.023%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.023%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (0.86%) Puppet
3 25 (0.58%) Ansible
4 11 (0.26%) Kibana
4 11 (0.26%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.19%) logstash
6 5 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 5 (0.12%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.093%) HockeyApp
7 4 (0.093%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 3 (0.070%) Control-M
8 3 (0.070%) Graphite
8 3 (0.070%) Mesos
9 2 (0.047%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.047%) Icinga
9 2 (0.047%) Packer
9 2 (0.047%) Terraform
10 1 (0.023%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.023%) Salt
Vendors
1 433 (10.12%) Microsoft
2 271 (6.33%) Zend
3 235 (5.49%) Oracle
4 149 (3.48%) Google
5 95 (2.22%) SAP
6 87 (2.03%) ION Trading
7 54 (1.26%) Adobe
8 46 (1.08%) Sitecore
8 46 (1.08%) Twitter
9 41 (0.96%) Apple
10 30 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
11 26 (0.61%) Atlassian
11 26 (0.61%) IBM
12 22 (0.51%) Sun
12 22 (0.51%) Xamarin
13 15 (0.35%) F5
14 13 (0.30%) Citrix
15 11 (0.26%) Progress
15 11 (0.26%) Red Hat
15 11 (0.26%) Sony