Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK > England
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 169 165
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 -30
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1,344 2,813 3,409
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.22% 2.13% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.31% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,216 2,584 3,073
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.63% +7.22% +3.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,950 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 55,848 121,885 147,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.38% 92.22% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45,115 96,905 118,314
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,398
90th Percentile £90,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in England

OOP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OOP in England.

Salary trend for OOP in England

OOP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing OOP in England over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 2020. 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 -23 499 £67,500 +12.50% 71
South East +55 373 £42,500 - 41
North of England +59 247 £45,000 +5.88% 78
North West +33 167 £47,500 +18.75% 52
South West +70 93 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Midlands +1 91 £43,000 +7.50% 22
Yorkshire +90 65 £45,000 +5.88% 17
East Midlands +29 47 £47,500 +11.76% 15
West Midlands -9 44 £42,500 +10.39% 7
East of England -9 42 £40,000 -23.81% 16
North East +32 15 £42,500 +6.25% 9
OOP
UK

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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.

1 694 (51.64%) JavaScript
2 671 (49.93%) OO
3 529 (39.36%) HTML
4 507 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
5 505 (37.57%) CSS
6 477 (35.49%) C#
7 460 (34.23%) PHP
8 389 (28.94%) MySQL
9 379 (28.20%) MVC
10 364 (27.08%) .NET
11 337 (25.07%) Java
12 330 (24.55%) SQL Server
13 302 (22.47%) SQL
14 297 (22.10%) TDD
15 286 (21.28%) Git (software)
16 283 (21.06%) Web Development
17 259 (19.27%) Linux
18 236 (17.56%) Software Engineering
19 228 (16.96%) Web Services
20 227 (16.89%) AWS
21 225 (16.74%) jQuery
22 222 (16.52%) Finance
23 217 (16.15%) Degree
24 213 (15.85%) Python
24 213 (15.85%) Laravel
25 212 (15.77%) AngularJS
26 205 (15.25%) Docker
27 203 (15.10%) DevOps
28 196 (14.58%) React
29 185 (13.76%) Azure

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 85 (6.32%) Apache
2 34 (2.53%) Apache Spark
3 33 (2.46%) CMS
4 31 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (1.71%) IIS
6 20 (1.49%) nginx
7 18 (1.34%) Confluence
8 15 (1.12%) WordPress
9 11 (0.82%) Drupal
10 6 (0.45%) ExpressionEngine
10 6 (0.45%) Liferay
11 4 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.30%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.30%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.30%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.22%) Anypoint
13 2 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.15%) SugarCRM
13 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.45%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.30%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.15%) Inkscape
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.074%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.074%) Sketch
7 1 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (2.98%) Magento
2 8 (0.60%) NetSuite
3 7 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.45%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.15%) Endur
6 2 (0.15%) Shopify
7 1 (0.074%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 227 (16.89%) AWS
2 185 (13.76%) Azure
3 101 (7.51%) SaaS
4 70 (5.21%) GCP
5 50 (3.72%) GitHub
6 30 (2.23%) Serverless
7 26 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
10 21 (1.56%) npm
11 20 (1.49%) Amazon S3
12 16 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
13 11 (0.82%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 10 (0.74%) Google Play
15 9 (0.67%) PaaS
15 9 (0.67%) Yarn
16 8 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
17 6 (0.45%) IaaS
18 5 (0.37%) OpenShift
19 4 (0.30%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.16%) Network Security
2 19 (1.41%) HTTP
3 18 (1.34%) Internet
4 17 (1.26%) DNS
5 12 (0.89%) Skype
6 10 (0.74%) H.323
7 9 (0.67%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.45%) SSH
9 3 (0.22%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.22%) SNMP
9 3 (0.22%) VoIP
10 2 (0.15%) DMZ
10 2 (0.15%) Firewall
10 2 (0.15%) FTP
10 2 (0.15%) SMS
10 2 (0.15%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.074%) AMQP
11 1 (0.074%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.074%) Intranet
11 1 (0.074%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (28.94%) MySQL
2 330 (24.55%) SQL Server
3 111 (8.26%) Relational Database
4 97 (7.22%) MongoDB
5 74 (5.51%) NoSQL
6 64 (4.76%) Redis
7 50 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (2.98%) Big Data
9 38 (2.83%) Hadoop
10 32 (2.38%) Flink
11 30 (2.23%) Data Mining
12 22 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
13 20 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (0.97%) RDBMS
17 12 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
18 11 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 11 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 10 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 286 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 70 (5.21%) Selenium
3 69 (5.13%) JIRA
4 67 (4.99%) Jenkins
5 51 (3.79%) webpack
6 35 (2.60%) PHPUnit
7 31 (2.31%) Subversion
7 31 (2.31%) Visual Studio
8 28 (2.08%) Cucumber
9 27 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (1.64%) gulp
11 19 (1.41%) Bitbucket
12 18 (1.34%) Grunt
13 17 (1.26%) TeamCity
14 16 (1.19%) Maven
14 16 (1.19%) Xcode
15 13 (0.97%) PhpStorm
15 13 (0.97%) Postman
16 12 (0.89%) JMeter
17 11 (0.82%) NUnit
General
1 222 (16.52%) Finance
2 96 (7.14%) Retail
3 57 (4.24%) Banking
4 48 (3.57%) Marketing
5 36 (2.68%) Law
6 32 (2.38%) Public Sector
7 28 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 26 (1.93%) Front Office
8 26 (1.93%) Games
9 18 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.19%) Back Office
11 14 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.97%) Electronics
12 13 (0.97%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.82%) Legal
14 7 (0.52%) Advertising
15 4 (0.30%) Norwegian Language
15 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.30%) Publishing
16 3 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 983 (73.14%) Developer
2 307 (22.84%) PHP Developer
3 237 (17.63%) Senior Developer
4 157 (11.68%) Software Developer
5 152 (11.31%) C# Developer
6 136 (10.12%) .NET Developer
7 124 (9.23%) Software Engineer
8 114 (8.48%) Senior PHP Developer
9 89 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 83 (6.18%) Full Stack Developer
11 73 (5.43%) Java Developer
12 60 (4.46%) Graduate
13 56 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
14 54 (4.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 54 (4.02%) Junior
15 51 (3.79%) JavaScript Developer
16 50 (3.72%) Web Developer
17 46 (3.42%) LAMP Developer
18 41 (3.05%) Analyst
18 41 (3.05%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (39.36%) HTML
2 505 (37.57%) CSS
3 364 (27.08%) .NET
4 228 (16.96%) Web Services
5 225 (16.74%) jQuery
6 213 (15.85%) Laravel
7 212 (15.77%) AngularJS
8 196 (14.58%) React
9 172 (12.80%) REST
10 161 (11.98%) LAMP
11 150 (11.16%) Node.js
12 137 (10.19%) .NET Framework
13 134 (9.97%) Vue.js
14 133 (9.90%) HTML5
15 130 (9.67%) .NET Core
16 126 (9.38%) ASP.NET
17 122 (9.08%) JSON
18 117 (8.71%) RESTful
19 104 (7.74%) XML
20 100 (7.44%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 109 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 86 (6.40%) User Experience
3 84 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (4.91%) Self-Motivation
5 44 (3.27%) Hedge funds
6 41 (3.05%) Algorithms
7 38 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
8 34 (2.53%) Equities
9 28 (2.08%) Animation
10 26 (1.93%) Data Structures
11 22 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
12 19 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
13 17 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
14 15 (1.12%) Cloud Native
14 15 (1.12%) Media Streaming
15 14 (1.04%) Social Media
16 13 (0.97%) iPad
16 13 (0.97%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 259 (19.27%) Linux
2 103 (7.66%) Android
3 102 (7.59%) Apple iOS
4 66 (4.91%) Windows
5 26 (1.93%) Ubuntu
6 17 (1.26%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.82%) CentOS
8 7 (0.52%) HPUX
8 7 (0.52%) Unix
9 5 (0.37%) Debian
10 4 (0.30%) Android TV
11 2 (0.15%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.15%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.074%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (49.93%) OO
2 507 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
3 379 (28.20%) MVC
4 297 (22.10%) TDD
5 283 (21.06%) Web Development
6 236 (17.56%) Software Engineering
7 203 (15.10%) DevOps
8 165 (12.28%) Microservices
9 164 (12.20%) Test Automation
10 161 (11.98%) Computer Science
11 126 (9.38%) Fintech
12 124 (9.23%) BDD
13 123 (9.15%) SOLID
14 122 (9.08%) Problem-Solving
15 112 (8.33%) Unit Testing
16 108 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
17 103 (7.66%) Scrum
18 101 (7.51%) E-Commerce
19 100 (7.44%) Mathematics
20 85 (6.32%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 694 (51.64%) JavaScript
2 477 (35.49%) C#
3 460 (34.23%) PHP
4 337 (25.07%) Java
5 302 (22.47%) SQL
6 213 (15.85%) Python
7 110 (8.18%) TypeScript
8 82 (6.10%) C++
9 61 (4.54%) Ruby
10 59 (4.39%) PHP 7
11 57 (4.24%) Apple Swift
12 55 (4.09%) Objective-C
13 48 (3.57%) T-SQL
14 42 (3.13%) C
15 29 (2.16%) Kotlin
16 28 (2.08%) PowerShell
17 27 (2.01%) Java 8
17 27 (2.01%) PHP 5
18 26 (1.93%) Go
19 20 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 217 (16.15%) Degree
2 110 (8.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (3.87%) Security Cleared
4 24 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 20 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 12 (0.89%) ISEB
8 9 (0.67%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.22%) MCSD
11 2 (0.15%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.15%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.15%) MCPD
11 2 (0.15%) PhD
12 1 (0.074%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.32%) QA
2 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.30%) SLA
3 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.15%) MiFID
5 1 (0.074%) EMIR
System Software
1 205 (15.25%) Docker
2 14 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.30%) KVM
7 3 (0.22%) Firmware
7 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.15%) LXC
8 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 130 (9.67%) Kubernetes
2 25 (1.86%) Terraform
3 18 (1.34%) Ansible
4 11 (0.82%) Puppet
5 7 (0.52%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.30%) Kibana
6 4 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.30%) Rancher
7 2 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.15%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.15%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.15%) SCCM
8 1 (0.074%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.074%) Grafana
8 1 (0.074%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.074%) MIIS
8 1 (0.074%) Nagios
8 1 (0.074%) Oozie
Vendors
1 164 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 99 (7.37%) Zend
3 66 (4.91%) Google
4 36 (2.68%) Oracle
5 24 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (1.56%) Apple
6 21 (1.56%) Xamarin
7 19 (1.41%) SAP
8 15 (1.12%) Telerik
9 14 (1.04%) VMware
10 9 (0.67%) Adobe
10 9 (0.67%) Pardot
11 8 (0.60%) Remedy
12 7 (0.52%) HubSpot
12 7 (0.52%) InterSystems
12 7 (0.52%) New Relic
13 6 (0.45%) Blue Prism
13 6 (0.45%) JD Edwards
13 6 (0.45%) Marketo
13 6 (0.45%) Red Hat