Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 135 139
Rank change year-on-year -44 +4 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2,935 4,261 4,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.95% 2.52% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.76% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,529 3,779 3,955
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +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 137,386 154,630 163,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.18% 91.48% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 110,229 123,197 136,930
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -62 1,104 £57,500 +4.55% 297
South East -23 635 £45,000 +5.88% 85
North of England -20 554 £45,000 +12.50% 151
North West -44 303 £47,500 +18.75% 91
Midlands -29 272 £39,000 +11.43% 62
Yorkshire +21 208 £45,000 +12.50% 46
East of England -42 184 £45,000 -10.00% 46
South West -71 181 £37,500 -2.60% 64
West Midlands +7 146 £37,500 +7.14% 35
East Midlands -32 126 £40,000 +14.29% 27
North East 0 43 £37,500 +7.14% 14
OOP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 1,465 (49.91%) OO
2 1,443 (49.17%) JavaScript
3 1,272 (43.34%) Agile Software Development
4 1,262 (43.00%) C#
5 1,135 (38.67%) HTML
6 1,086 (37.00%) Java
7 1,036 (35.30%) CSS
8 917 (31.24%) .NET
9 871 (29.68%) SQL
10 823 (28.04%) MVC
11 778 (26.51%) PHP
12 725 (24.70%) Git (software)
13 718 (24.46%) Software Engineering
14 634 (21.60%) MySQL
15 630 (21.47%) TDD
16 575 (19.59%) jQuery
17 557 (18.98%) SQL Server
18 540 (18.40%) AngularJS
19 481 (16.39%) Finance
20 480 (16.35%) Web Services
21 473 (16.12%) Scrum
22 472 (16.08%) Web Development
23 459 (15.64%) HTML5
24 453 (15.43%) Linux
25 451 (15.37%) Degree
26 438 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
27 433 (14.75%) ASP.NET
27 433 (14.75%) Test Automation
28 412 (14.04%) Computer Science
29 405 (13.80%) 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
1 137 (4.67%) CMS
2 123 (4.19%) Apache
3 101 (3.44%) WordPress
4 80 (2.73%) IIS
5 79 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
6 56 (1.91%) Apache Solr
6 56 (1.91%) Drupal
7 51 (1.74%) Tomcat
8 42 (1.43%) Confluence
9 37 (1.26%) Apache Spark
9 37 (1.26%) SharePoint
10 29 (0.99%) nginx
11 27 (0.92%) Ethereum
12 25 (0.85%) Umbraco
13 24 (0.82%) JBoss
14 22 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
15 16 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 14 (0.48%) WebSphere
17 13 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
18 10 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (0.92%) Photoshop
2 24 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.31%) Chatbot
5 7 (0.24%) GIMP
6 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.14%) Doxygen
8 3 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (0.10%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.068%) Simulink
10 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.034%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.034%) Weka
Business Applications
1 62 (2.11%) Magento
2 34 (1.16%) SAP Hybris
3 15 (0.51%) SDL Web 8
4 14 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
5 13 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.34%) WebTrends
7 8 (0.27%) Ripple
8 7 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 7 (0.24%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.10%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.10%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.10%) SAP PP
9 3 (0.10%) SAP QM
9 3 (0.10%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.10%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.068%) Shopify
11 1 (0.034%) Distributed Ledger
11 1 (0.034%) iTrent
11 1 (0.034%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 378 (12.88%) Amazon AWS
2 287 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 170 (5.79%) SaaS
4 105 (3.58%) GitHub
5 46 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (0.92%) npm
7 25 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
7 25 (0.85%) Serverless
8 24 (0.82%) Google Analytics
9 18 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (0.55%) PaaS
11 16 (0.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 15 (0.51%) Amazon S3
12 15 (0.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 11 (0.37%) Google Play
13 11 (0.37%) Slack
13 11 (0.37%) Trello
14 10 (0.34%) AdWords
14 10 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.79%) HTTP
2 48 (1.64%) Internet
3 21 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 18 (0.61%) Network Security
4 18 (0.61%) Skype
5 11 (0.37%) Wireless
6 9 (0.31%) iBeacon
6 9 (0.31%) Intranet
7 8 (0.27%) H.323
7 8 (0.27%) SMS
8 7 (0.24%) AMQP
8 7 (0.24%) RS-232
9 5 (0.17%) Modbus
9 5 (0.17%) Profibus
9 5 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.14%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.14%) PPP
10 4 (0.14%) RS-422
10 4 (0.14%) RS-485
10 4 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 634 (21.60%) MySQL
2 557 (18.98%) SQL Server
3 249 (8.48%) Relational Database
4 145 (4.94%) MongoDB
5 140 (4.77%) NoSQL
6 96 (3.27%) Big Data
7 91 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
8 62 (2.11%) RDBMS
9 47 (1.60%) Blockchain
10 45 (1.53%) Hadoop
11 44 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
12 38 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 36 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 33 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
14 33 (1.12%) Redis
15 29 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
16 25 (0.85%) Oracle Database
17 21 (0.72%) MS Access
18 20 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 19 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 725 (24.70%) Git (software)
2 247 (8.42%) Jenkins
3 202 (6.88%) Selenium
4 189 (6.44%) JIRA
5 172 (5.86%) Subversion
6 131 (4.46%) Visual Studio
7 121 (4.12%) WebDriver
8 119 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 110 (3.75%) Maven
10 75 (2.56%) Cucumber
10 75 (2.56%) JUnit
11 71 (2.42%) gulp
12 65 (2.21%) TeamCity
13 54 (1.84%) git-flow
14 52 (1.77%) JMeter
15 51 (1.74%) SoapUI
16 42 (1.43%) NUnit
16 42 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
17 41 (1.40%) Bitbucket
18 38 (1.29%) Grunt
General
1 481 (16.39%) Finance
2 156 (5.32%) Retail
3 151 (5.14%) Marketing
4 144 (4.91%) Games
5 126 (4.29%) Banking
6 73 (2.49%) Advertising
7 64 (2.18%) Manufacturing
8 51 (1.74%) Electronics
9 46 (1.57%) Back Office
9 46 (1.57%) Telecoms
10 42 (1.43%) Front Office
11 41 (1.40%) Investment Banking
12 29 (0.99%) Financial Institution
13 23 (0.78%) Law
13 23 (0.78%) Publishing
14 18 (0.61%) Automotive
15 10 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 9 (0.31%) Legal
16 9 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2,123 (72.33%) Developer
2 450 (15.33%) PHP Developer
3 409 (13.94%) .NET Developer
4 387 (13.19%) Senior Developer
5 368 (12.54%) Software Developer
6 349 (11.89%) C# Developer
7 327 (11.14%) Software Engineer
8 289 (9.85%) Java Developer
9 245 (8.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 226 (7.70%) Graduate
11 193 (6.58%) Graduate Developer
12 177 (6.03%) Web Developer
13 160 (5.45%) Junior
14 142 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 138 (4.70%) JavaScript Developer
16 126 (4.29%) Full Stack Developer
17 104 (3.54%) Senior .NET Developer
18 103 (3.51%) Junior Developer
19 97 (3.30%) ASP.NET Developer
20 96 (3.27%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,135 (38.67%) HTML
2 1,036 (35.30%) CSS
3 917 (31.24%) .NET
4 575 (19.59%) jQuery
5 540 (18.40%) AngularJS
6 480 (16.35%) Web Services
7 459 (15.64%) HTML5
8 433 (14.75%) ASP.NET
9 363 (12.37%) RESTful
10 301 (10.26%) .NET Framework
11 295 (10.05%) CSS3
12 289 (9.85%) Laravel
13 279 (9.51%) REST
14 276 (9.40%) React
15 255 (8.69%) XML
16 250 (8.52%) Spring
17 240 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 239 (8.14%) Node.js
19 229 (7.80%) LAMP
20 206 (7.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 412 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 194 (6.61%) User Experience
3 176 (6.00%) Fintech
4 175 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
5 164 (5.59%) Mobile App
6 140 (4.77%) Greenfield Project
7 134 (4.57%) Algorithms
8 94 (3.20%) Data Structures
9 90 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
10 70 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
11 53 (1.81%) N-Tier
12 45 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
13 26 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
13 26 (0.89%) Digital Currency
14 25 (0.85%) Social Media
15 22 (0.75%) Online Gambling
16 20 (0.68%) Virtual Team
17 18 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
17 18 (0.61%) NHS
18 17 (0.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 453 (15.43%) Linux
2 219 (7.46%) Windows
3 142 (4.84%) Android
4 133 (4.53%) Apple iOS
5 96 (3.27%) Unix
6 25 (0.85%) Windows Server
7 22 (0.75%) Debian
8 20 (0.68%) Mac OS
9 15 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.27%) CentOS
11 7 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.17%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.10%) AIX
14 3 (0.10%) Fedora
14 3 (0.10%) VMS
15 2 (0.068%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.034%) Android TV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,465 (49.91%) OO
2 1,272 (43.34%) Agile Software Development
3 823 (28.04%) MVC
4 718 (24.46%) Software Engineering
5 630 (21.47%) TDD
6 473 (16.12%) Scrum
7 472 (16.08%) Web Development
8 438 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
9 433 (14.75%) Test Automation
10 344 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
11 292 (9.95%) SDLC
12 274 (9.34%) Unit Testing
13 244 (8.31%) E-Commerce
14 239 (8.14%) BDD
15 236 (8.04%) Microservices
16 232 (7.90%) DevOps
17 226 (7.70%) Front End Development
18 218 (7.43%) Open Source
19 215 (7.33%) SOLID
20 187 (6.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,443 (49.17%) JavaScript
2 1,262 (43.00%) C#
3 1,086 (37.00%) Java
4 871 (29.68%) SQL
5 778 (26.51%) PHP
6 405 (13.80%) Python
7 362 (12.33%) C++
8 155 (5.28%) T-SQL
9 132 (4.50%) Ruby
10 102 (3.48%) Java 8
11 96 (3.27%) TypeScript
12 86 (2.93%) C
13 75 (2.56%) VB.NET
14 63 (2.15%) PHP 5
15 61 (2.08%) PHP 7
16 60 (2.04%) Scala
17 58 (1.98%) ES6
18 54 (1.84%) Go
18 54 (1.84%) Objective-C
19 51 (1.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 451 (15.37%) Degree
2 172 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.02%) Master's Degree
4 26 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 26 (0.89%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.41%) PhD
6 11 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 11 (0.37%) OCPJP
7 8 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (0.24%) ISEB
9 5 (0.17%) Chartered Engineer
9 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.14%) HND
10 4 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.10%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.068%) CCNA
12 2 (0.068%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.068%) OCP
12 2 (0.068%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (7.22%) QA
2 17 (0.58%) SLA
3 16 (0.55%) GDPR
4 4 (0.14%) DICOM
5 3 (0.10%) MiFID
6 2 (0.068%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 1 (0.034%) HL7
7 1 (0.034%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.034%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.034%) PMO
7 1 (0.034%) WCAG
System Software
1 180 (6.13%) Docker
2 30 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
3 20 (0.68%) Firmware
4 11 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.27%) Varnish
6 4 (0.14%) HDFS
7 2 (0.068%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.068%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.068%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.068%) LXC
7 2 (0.068%) Postfix
8 1 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.034%) etcd
Systems Management
1 44 (1.50%) Ansible
2 39 (1.33%) Kubernetes
3 32 (1.09%) Puppet
4 19 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.51%) Terraform
6 9 (0.31%) Packer
7 7 (0.24%) Kibana
7 7 (0.24%) logstash
7 7 (0.24%) Mesos
8 4 (0.14%) Graphite
9 3 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (0.10%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.10%) Plesk
10 2 (0.068%) Consul
10 2 (0.068%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.068%) Marathon
10 2 (0.068%) Nagios
10 2 (0.068%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 381 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 181 (6.17%) Oracle
3 114 (3.88%) Google
4 79 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
5 76 (2.59%) SAP
6 72 (2.45%) Zend
7 62 (2.11%) Xamarin
8 46 (1.57%) Adobe
9 35 (1.19%) hybris
10 34 (1.16%) Twitter
11 19 (0.65%) VMware
12 17 (0.58%) Sitecore
13 16 (0.55%) Apple
13 16 (0.55%) Cloudera
14 15 (0.51%) Facebook
14 15 (0.51%) Informatica
14 15 (0.51%) Jitterbit
15 14 (0.48%) Interwoven
16 13 (0.44%) Remedy
16 13 (0.44%) Tableau