Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 182 127 137
Rank change year-on-year -55 +10 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2,663 4,190 4,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.90% 2.60% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.83% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,304 3,737 3,607
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 128,858 148,235 151,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.70% 91.84% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 102,720 120,062 125,863
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 15 January 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 15 January 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 -42 1,086 £60,000 +9.09% 250
South East -51 563 £42,500 - 111
North of England -26 455 £45,000 +12.50% 155
North West -36 259 £47,500 +18.75% 96
Midlands -42 233 £40,000 +14.29% 85
Yorkshire -26 166 £45,000 +12.50% 49
South West -74 166 £37,500 - 52
East of England -69 158 £47,500 -5.00% 50
West Midlands -8 127 £37,500 +19.05% 52
East Midlands -45 106 £42,500 +21.43% 33
North East +8 30 £37,500 +7.14% 10
OOP
UK

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 1,304 (48.97%) JavaScript
2 1,228 (46.11%) OO
3 1,164 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
4 1,163 (43.67%) C#
5 1,045 (39.24%) HTML
6 962 (36.12%) Java
7 932 (35.00%) CSS
8 782 (29.37%) .NET
9 749 (28.13%) SQL
10 728 (27.34%) PHP
11 677 (25.42%) MVC
12 666 (25.01%) Software Engineering
13 631 (23.70%) Git (software)
14 580 (21.78%) MySQL
15 526 (19.75%) SQL Server
16 504 (18.93%) AngularJS
17 493 (18.51%) TDD
18 479 (17.99%) jQuery
19 471 (17.69%) Web Services
20 436 (16.37%) Finance
21 421 (15.81%) Computer Science
22 415 (15.58%) HTML5
23 406 (15.25%) Web Development
24 405 (15.21%) Linux
25 395 (14.83%) Python
26 387 (14.53%) Test Automation
27 385 (14.46%) Scrum
28 381 (14.31%) Amazon AWS
29 378 (14.19%) Microsoft
30 368 (13.82%) ASP.NET

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
1 122 (4.58%) CMS
2 120 (4.51%) Apache
3 82 (3.08%) WordPress
4 81 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
5 63 (2.37%) IIS
6 58 (2.18%) Apache Solr
7 52 (1.95%) Tomcat
8 36 (1.35%) nginx
9 34 (1.28%) Drupal
10 29 (1.09%) Apache Spark
11 28 (1.05%) SharePoint
12 27 (1.01%) Confluence
13 21 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 21 (0.79%) Ethereum
13 21 (0.79%) JBoss
14 18 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.41%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.26%) ColdFusion
16 7 (0.26%) Umbraco
17 6 (0.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 23 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.34%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.15%) Weka
6 3 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.038%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 80 (3.00%) Magento
2 30 (1.13%) SAP Hybris
3 21 (0.79%) SDL Web 8
4 19 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.34%) osCommerce
6 8 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
6 8 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.26%) R3 Corda
7 7 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.26%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.23%) Ripple
9 3 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.11%) iTrent
10 2 (0.075%) Shopify
11 1 (0.038%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 381 (14.31%) Amazon AWS
2 282 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 173 (6.50%) SaaS
4 88 (3.30%) GitHub
5 57 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
6 27 (1.01%) npm
7 26 (0.98%) Serverless
8 24 (0.90%) Google Analytics
9 23 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
10 21 (0.79%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 18 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (0.68%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 18 (0.68%) Slack
12 16 (0.60%) PaaS
13 15 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
14 12 (0.45%) AdWords
15 11 (0.41%) Amazon S3
15 11 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
16 10 (0.38%) Google Play
17 9 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.85%) HTTP
2 53 (1.99%) Internet
3 27 (1.01%) Network Security
4 18 (0.68%) Skype
5 15 (0.56%) H.323
6 12 (0.45%) Intranet
6 12 (0.45%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.41%) AMQP
7 11 (0.41%) Wireless
8 9 (0.34%) iBeacon
9 6 (0.23%) RS-232
9 6 (0.23%) SSL
10 5 (0.19%) SMS
10 5 (0.19%) VoIP
10 5 (0.19%) WAN
11 4 (0.15%) DNS
11 4 (0.15%) Firewall
11 4 (0.15%) Modbus
11 4 (0.15%) PPP
11 4 (0.15%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 580 (21.78%) MySQL
2 526 (19.75%) SQL Server
3 224 (8.41%) Relational Database
4 118 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 103 (3.87%) MongoDB
6 101 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
7 77 (2.89%) RDBMS
8 72 (2.70%) Big Data
9 40 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 38 (1.43%) Blockchain
11 34 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 33 (1.24%) Redis
13 32 (1.20%) Hadoop
14 31 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
15 30 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
17 20 (0.75%) Endeca
18 19 (0.71%) MS Access
19 18 (0.68%) MariaDB
20 17 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 631 (23.70%) Git (software)
2 216 (8.11%) Selenium
3 197 (7.40%) Jenkins
4 156 (5.86%) WebDriver
5 154 (5.78%) JIRA
6 116 (4.36%) Subversion
7 107 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 102 (3.83%) Visual Studio
9 90 (3.38%) gulp
10 73 (2.74%) Maven
11 72 (2.70%) Cucumber
11 72 (2.70%) JUnit
12 66 (2.48%) SoapUI
13 65 (2.44%) JMeter
14 54 (2.03%) TeamCity
15 50 (1.88%) Grunt
16 40 (1.50%) Bitbucket
17 39 (1.46%) git-flow
18 37 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
19 36 (1.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 436 (16.37%) Finance
2 158 (5.93%) Marketing
3 153 (5.75%) Retail
4 129 (4.84%) Banking
5 101 (3.79%) Games
6 57 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 53 (1.99%) Advertising
8 43 (1.61%) Back Office
9 42 (1.58%) Telecoms
10 41 (1.54%) Front Office
11 36 (1.35%) Electronics
12 25 (0.94%) Investment Banking
13 20 (0.75%) Legal
14 16 (0.60%) Law
15 14 (0.53%) Publishing
16 13 (0.49%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.38%) Automotive
18 8 (0.30%) Billing
18 8 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,882 (70.67%) Developer
2 408 (15.32%) PHP Developer
3 362 (13.59%) Senior Developer
4 357 (13.41%) .NET Developer
5 327 (12.28%) Software Developer
6 318 (11.94%) Software Engineer
7 293 (11.00%) C# Developer
8 239 (8.97%) Java Developer
9 205 (7.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 180 (6.76%) Graduate
11 151 (5.67%) Graduate Developer
12 137 (5.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 135 (5.07%) Web Developer
14 130 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
15 128 (4.81%) Junior
16 108 (4.06%) Full Stack Developer
17 84 (3.15%) ASP.NET Developer
18 82 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
19 80 (3.00%) .NET Software Developer
20 78 (2.93%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,045 (39.24%) HTML
2 932 (35.00%) CSS
3 782 (29.37%) .NET
4 504 (18.93%) AngularJS
5 479 (17.99%) jQuery
6 471 (17.69%) Web Services
7 415 (15.58%) HTML5
8 368 (13.82%) ASP.NET
9 309 (11.60%) RESTful
10 267 (10.03%) Laravel
11 266 (9.99%) REST
12 265 (9.95%) Node.js
12 265 (9.95%) React
13 262 (9.84%) Spring
14 261 (9.80%) .NET Framework
15 221 (8.30%) CSS3
16 212 (7.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 210 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
18 202 (7.59%) LAMP
19 196 (7.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 188 (7.06%) Fintech
2 171 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (5.90%) Mobile App
4 148 (5.56%) User Experience
5 136 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
6 131 (4.92%) Algorithms
7 90 (3.38%) Data Structures
8 53 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
9 52 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
10 41 (1.54%) N-Tier
11 36 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
12 29 (1.09%) Virtual Team
13 28 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
14 25 (0.94%) Social Media
15 20 (0.75%) Digital Currency
16 18 (0.68%) NHS
17 16 (0.60%) Client/Server
18 15 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
19 13 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
19 13 (0.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 405 (15.21%) Linux
2 179 (6.72%) Windows
3 123 (4.62%) Android
4 122 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 81 (3.04%) Unix
6 16 (0.60%) Windows Server
7 15 (0.56%) Mac OS
8 14 (0.53%) Debian
9 9 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.11%) AIX
12 3 (0.11%) CentOS
13 2 (0.075%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.075%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.075%) VMS
14 1 (0.038%) Fedora
14 1 (0.038%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,228 (46.11%) OO
2 1,164 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
3 677 (25.42%) MVC
4 666 (25.01%) Software Engineering
5 493 (18.51%) TDD
6 421 (15.81%) Computer Science
7 406 (15.25%) Web Development
8 387 (14.53%) Test Automation
9 385 (14.46%) Scrum
10 366 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
11 300 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
12 265 (9.95%) SDLC
13 230 (8.64%) Front End Development
14 229 (8.60%) Unit Testing
15 221 (8.30%) Microservices
16 205 (7.70%) BDD
16 205 (7.70%) DevOps
17 195 (7.32%) E-Commerce
18 181 (6.80%) Open Source
19 177 (6.65%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1,304 (48.97%) JavaScript
2 1,163 (43.67%) C#
3 962 (36.12%) Java
4 749 (28.13%) SQL
5 728 (27.34%) PHP
6 395 (14.83%) Python
7 293 (11.00%) C++
8 156 (5.86%) T-SQL
9 145 (5.44%) Ruby
10 89 (3.34%) PHP 7
11 87 (3.27%) Java 8
12 85 (3.19%) TypeScript
13 73 (2.74%) Objective-C
14 71 (2.67%) ES6
15 68 (2.55%) C
16 67 (2.52%) Go
17 58 (2.18%) VB.NET
18 51 (1.92%) Scala
19 45 (1.69%) Apple Swift
20 44 (1.65%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 345 (12.96%) Degree
2 153 (5.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 27 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.94%) Master's Degree
5 12 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.34%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.34%) PhD
7 7 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.23%) OCPJP
9 4 (0.15%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.11%) ISEB
10 3 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.075%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.075%) HND
11 2 (0.075%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.038%) CCNA
12 1 (0.038%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.038%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (8.11%) QA
2 5 (0.19%) GDPR
2 5 (0.19%) SLA
3 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.075%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 1 (0.038%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.038%) HL7
5 1 (0.038%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.038%) PMO
System Software
1 161 (6.05%) Docker
2 22 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.34%) Firmware
5 8 (0.30%) Varnish
6 7 (0.26%) HDFS
7 3 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.11%) Postfix
8 2 (0.075%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.075%) LXC
9 1 (0.038%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.038%) etcd
9 1 (0.038%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.038%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (1.39%) Kubernetes
2 31 (1.16%) Ansible
3 21 (0.79%) Puppet
4 13 (0.49%) Mesos
5 12 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.41%) Terraform
7 7 (0.26%) Packer
8 5 (0.19%) Kibana
8 5 (0.19%) logstash
9 4 (0.15%) Graphite
10 2 (0.075%) Consul
10 2 (0.075%) Marathon
11 1 (0.038%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.038%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 378 (14.19%) Microsoft
2 124 (4.66%) Oracle
3 94 (3.53%) Google
4 72 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 68 (2.55%) Zend
6 58 (2.18%) Xamarin
7 57 (2.14%) SAP
8 41 (1.54%) Adobe
9 31 (1.16%) VMware
10 30 (1.13%) hybris
11 20 (0.75%) Interwoven
12 16 (0.60%) Elastic Path
12 16 (0.60%) Tableau
13 15 (0.56%) Apple
14 14 (0.53%) Jitterbit
15 13 (0.49%) DevExpress
15 13 (0.49%) Remedy
15 13 (0.49%) Sitecore
16 11 (0.41%) TIBCO
16 11 (0.41%) Twitter