Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 137 129
Rank change year-on-year -26 -8 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1,506 1,708 2,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.14% 2.44% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.69% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,309 1,528 1,953
London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -1.41%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £86,250 £80,000
England 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64,218 63,405 76,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.40% 90.52% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 52,603 53,702 64,499
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in London

OOP
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP in London.

Salary trend for OOP in London

OOP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in London over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in London

OOP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the London region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Central London +3 300 £60,000 +9.09% 91
West London +33 85 £57,500 - 30
South London +25 41 £50,000 - 3
East London -15 34 £42,500 -46.88% 13
North London +13 18 £50,000 -16.67% 6
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 London region with a requirement for OOP.

1 744 (49.40%) OO
2 741 (49.20%) Agile Software Development
3 661 (43.89%) JavaScript
4 595 (39.51%) Java
5 575 (38.18%) C#
6 441 (29.28%) HTML
7 426 (28.29%) TDD
8 412 (27.36%) .NET
8 412 (27.36%) MVC
9 404 (26.83%) Finance
10 392 (26.03%) SQL
11 368 (24.44%) CSS
12 325 (21.58%) Scrum
13 317 (21.05%) PHP
14 302 (20.05%) Software Engineering
15 288 (19.12%) Git (software)
16 282 (18.73%) MySQL
17 279 (18.53%) Computer Science
18 274 (18.19%) AngularJS
19 269 (17.86%) Python
20 266 (17.66%) SQL Server
21 260 (17.26%) jQuery
22 250 (16.60%) ASP.NET
23 247 (16.40%) Degree
24 234 (15.54%) BDD
25 225 (14.94%) Web Services
26 218 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
27 212 (14.08%) Unit Testing
28 210 (13.94%) ASP.NET MVC
28 210 (13.94%) C++

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 80 (5.31%) Apache
2 77 (5.11%) CMS
3 69 (4.58%) Elasticsearch
4 48 (3.19%) Umbraco
5 43 (2.86%) WordPress
6 39 (2.59%) Apache Spark
7 32 (2.12%) nginx
8 23 (1.53%) Drupal
9 21 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 17 (1.13%) Confluence
11 12 (0.80%) IIS
12 11 (0.73%) Ethereum
12 11 (0.73%) Kentico
13 7 (0.46%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.40%) Joomla!
14 6 (0.40%) SharePoint
15 5 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 4 (0.27%) Alfresco
16 4 (0.27%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 24 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 21 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.066%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.066%) Blender
4 1 (0.066%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 23 (1.53%) Magento
2 11 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.73%) Ripple
3 10 (0.66%) Ripple XRP
3 10 (0.66%) SAP Hybris
4 7 (0.46%) RMDS
5 4 (0.27%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.066%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.066%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.066%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 165 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (4.12%) GitHub
4 46 (3.05%) SaaS
5 21 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (1.26%) Google Play
7 16 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (0.93%) Heroku
9 8 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.46%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (0.33%) Serverless
12 4 (0.27%) FinancialForce
13 3 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.13%) AWS OpsWorks
14 2 (0.13%) IaaS
14 2 (0.13%) Sage Pay
14 2 (0.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.32%) HTTP
2 20 (1.33%) Internet
3 12 (0.80%) Firewall
4 11 (0.73%) DNS
4 11 (0.73%) Network Security
4 11 (0.73%) SSL
5 10 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.53%) LAN
7 7 (0.46%) BIG-IP
7 7 (0.46%) Extranet
7 7 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (0.46%) Intranet
7 7 (0.46%) Multicast
7 7 (0.46%) WAN
8 4 (0.27%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.27%) VoIP
9 3 (0.20%) IMAP
9 3 (0.20%) PBX
9 3 (0.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (18.73%) MySQL
2 266 (17.66%) SQL Server
3 106 (7.04%) NoSQL
4 98 (6.51%) Relational Database
5 75 (4.98%) Big Data
6 62 (4.12%) MongoDB
7 49 (3.25%) Blockchain
8 41 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
9 34 (2.26%) Hadoop
9 34 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 20 (1.33%) Data Lake
10 20 (1.33%) Redis
11 15 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (0.80%) Hazelcast
14 9 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
15 8 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.53%) Apache Hive
15 8 (0.53%) HBase
Development Applications
1 288 (19.12%) Git (software)
2 101 (6.71%) NUnit
3 93 (6.18%) Selenium
4 85 (5.64%) Jenkins
5 80 (5.31%) JIRA
6 72 (4.78%) Moq
7 71 (4.71%) Rhino Mocks
8 66 (4.38%) Cucumber
9 57 (3.78%) Maven
10 52 (3.45%) PHPUnit
11 51 (3.39%) JUnit
11 51 (3.39%) TeamCity
11 51 (3.39%) WebDriver
12 50 (3.32%) Bitbucket
12 50 (3.32%) Subversion
13 43 (2.86%) Visual Studio
14 39 (2.59%) MSTest
15 36 (2.39%) gulp
16 35 (2.32%) Karma Test Runner
17 34 (2.26%) Jasmine
General
1 404 (26.83%) Finance
2 180 (11.95%) Banking
3 100 (6.64%) Investment Banking
4 90 (5.98%) Games
5 61 (4.05%) Retail
6 54 (3.59%) Marketing
7 50 (3.32%) Retail Banking
8 49 (3.25%) Telecoms
9 39 (2.59%) Front Office
10 35 (2.32%) Financial Institution
11 29 (1.93%) Publishing
12 26 (1.73%) Advertising
13 19 (1.26%) Back Office
14 15 (1.00%) Law
15 8 (0.53%) Aerospace
15 8 (0.53%) Automotive
15 8 (0.53%) Legal
16 6 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.20%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.20%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 1,219 (80.94%) Developer
2 239 (15.87%) .NET Developer
3 228 (15.14%) Senior Developer
4 203 (13.48%) PHP Developer
5 198 (13.15%) Java Developer
6 153 (10.16%) C# Developer
7 132 (8.76%) Graduate
8 129 (8.57%) Graduate Developer
9 104 (6.91%) JavaScript Developer
10 100 (6.64%) Software Engineer
11 97 (6.44%) Software Developer
12 88 (5.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 88 (5.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 73 (4.85%) Junior
14 66 (4.38%) Lead Developer
15 65 (4.32%) Web Developer
16 64 (4.25%) Python Developer
17 62 (4.12%) Graduate .NET Developer
17 62 (4.12%) Junior Developer
18 52 (3.45%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 441 (29.28%) HTML
2 412 (27.36%) .NET
3 368 (24.44%) CSS
4 274 (18.19%) AngularJS
5 260 (17.26%) jQuery
6 250 (16.60%) ASP.NET
7 225 (14.94%) Web Services
8 210 (13.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 204 (13.55%) HTML5
10 172 (11.42%) RESTful
11 161 (10.69%) REST
12 150 (9.96%) .NET Framework
13 142 (9.43%) CSS3
14 141 (9.36%) React
15 139 (9.23%) WCF
16 130 (8.63%) Symfony
17 128 (8.50%) WPF
18 115 (7.64%) ASP.NET Web API
19 111 (7.37%) Node.js
20 109 (7.24%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 279 (18.53%) Computer Science
2 150 (9.96%) Algorithms
3 123 (8.17%) Fintech
4 107 (7.10%) Data Structures
5 106 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
5 106 (7.04%) User Experience
6 95 (6.31%) Client/Server
7 87 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
8 74 (4.91%) Mobile App
9 53 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 38 (2.52%) Tandem
11 37 (2.46%) Fixed Income
12 36 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
13 34 (2.26%) Equities
14 33 (2.19%) Hedge funds
15 21 (1.39%) Bitcoin
16 17 (1.13%) Animation
17 16 (1.06%) Derivative
17 16 (1.06%) e-Learning
17 16 (1.06%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 201 (13.35%) Linux
2 123 (8.17%) Windows
3 71 (4.71%) Android
4 69 (4.58%) Apple iOS
5 59 (3.92%) Unix
6 18 (1.20%) CentOS
7 15 (1.00%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.53%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.40%) Debian
9 6 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.066%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 744 (49.40%) OO
2 741 (49.20%) Agile Software Development
3 426 (28.29%) TDD
4 412 (27.36%) MVC
5 325 (21.58%) Scrum
6 302 (20.05%) Software Engineering
7 234 (15.54%) BDD
8 218 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
9 212 (14.08%) Unit Testing
10 172 (11.42%) Web Development
11 171 (11.35%) OOD
12 153 (10.16%) SOLID
13 151 (10.03%) Kanban
14 148 (9.83%) Multithreading
14 148 (9.83%) Test Automation
15 143 (9.50%) E-Commerce
16 137 (9.10%) Microservices
17 132 (8.76%) Mathematics
18 124 (8.23%) SDLC
19 117 (7.77%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 661 (43.89%) JavaScript
2 595 (39.51%) Java
3 575 (38.18%) C#
4 392 (26.03%) SQL
5 317 (21.05%) PHP
6 269 (17.86%) Python
7 210 (13.94%) C++
8 135 (8.96%) Ruby
9 102 (6.77%) T-SQL
10 61 (4.05%) Scala
11 48 (3.19%) C
12 41 (2.72%) Objective-C
13 38 (2.52%) Apple Swift
14 37 (2.46%) ES6
15 32 (2.12%) PHP 5
16 30 (1.99%) Perl
17 24 (1.59%) PHP 7
17 24 (1.59%) PL/SQL
18 23 (1.53%) VBA
19 22 (1.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 247 (16.40%) Degree
2 128 (8.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (1.79%) Master's Degree
4 26 (1.73%) PhD
5 9 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.33%) ISEB
7 5 (0.33%) Postgraduate
8 4 (0.27%) HND
8 4 (0.27%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.20%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.20%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.13%) EMC Certification
11 1 (0.066%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (6.91%) QA
2 9 (0.60%) GCP
2 9 (0.60%) WCAG
3 7 (0.46%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.27%) SLA
5 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.066%) GDPR
6 1 (0.066%) MiFID
6 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (2.72%) Docker
2 14 (0.93%) HDFS
3 3 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 25 (1.66%) Ansible
2 11 (0.73%) Kubernetes
3 10 (0.66%) Kibana
4 8 (0.53%) HockeyApp
4 8 (0.53%) logstash
4 8 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.46%) Mesos
5 7 (0.46%) Terraform
6 5 (0.33%) Graphite
7 4 (0.27%) Puppet
8 3 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.20%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.13%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.066%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 160 (10.62%) Microsoft
2 61 (4.05%) Oracle
3 54 (3.59%) Zend
4 39 (2.59%) Google
5 28 (1.86%) Sitecore
6 26 (1.73%) Adobe
7 23 (1.53%) Facebook
8 18 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.06%) SAP
10 14 (0.93%) Atlassian
11 12 (0.80%) ION Trading
12 11 (0.73%) Capita
12 11 (0.73%) Charles River
13 10 (0.66%) hybris
13 10 (0.66%) Perforce
14 9 (0.60%) Cloudera
14 9 (0.60%) EXASOL
14 9 (0.60%) Xamarin
15 7 (0.46%) F5
15 7 (0.46%) Reuters