Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > London
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 137 138
Rank change year-on-year -44 +1 +33
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1,416 1,731 1,992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.03% 2.51% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.75% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,190 1,529 1,796
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 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 64,027 62,974 75,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.64% 91.45% 91.15%
Number of salaries quoted 51,628 52,211 64,424
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £34,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -24 242 £60,000 +20.00% 69
West London +19 72 £50,000 - 33
East London -13 35 £40,000 -48.39% 13
South London +4 28 £62,500 +47.06% 1
North London +1 13 £60,000 - 3
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 745 (52.61%) OO
2 690 (48.73%) Java
3 609 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
4 540 (38.14%) C#
5 481 (33.97%) JavaScript
6 384 (27.12%) Finance
7 359 (25.35%) .NET
8 352 (24.86%) HTML
9 346 (24.44%) MVC
10 338 (23.87%) SQL
11 324 (22.88%) TDD
12 297 (20.97%) Degree
13 293 (20.69%) CSS
14 283 (19.99%) AngularJS
15 282 (19.92%) Computer Science
16 270 (19.07%) Software Engineering
17 260 (18.36%) Scrum
18 251 (17.73%) PHP
19 236 (16.67%) Python
20 235 (16.60%) C++
21 228 (16.10%) Web Services
21 228 (16.10%) jQuery
22 223 (15.75%) Git (software)
23 221 (15.61%) Problem-Solving
24 215 (15.18%) Banking
25 208 (14.69%) MySQL
26 205 (14.48%) SQL Server
27 203 (14.34%) BDD
28 189 (13.35%) ASP.NET
29 187 (13.21%) RESTful

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 78 (5.51%) CMS
2 55 (3.88%) Apache
3 48 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
4 43 (3.04%) Apache Spark
5 33 (2.33%) Umbraco
6 32 (2.26%) WordPress
7 25 (1.77%) Confluence
8 23 (1.62%) Drupal
8 23 (1.62%) Ethereum
9 16 (1.13%) nginx
9 16 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
10 12 (0.85%) Kentico
11 9 (0.64%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.56%) IIS
13 6 (0.42%) Joomla!
14 5 (0.35%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.28%) Alfresco
15 4 (0.28%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (1.20%) Photoshop
2 11 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.21%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.071%) Blender
6 1 (0.071%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 33 (2.33%) SAP Hybris
2 18 (1.27%) Magento
3 16 (1.13%) Ripple
4 15 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.64%) RMDS
6 8 (0.56%) SDL Web 8
7 6 (0.42%) Distributed Ledger
8 4 (0.28%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.21%) Ripple XRP
10 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.071%) R3 Corda
11 1 (0.071%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 119 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (3.46%) SaaS
4 23 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (1.41%) GitHub
6 14 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.92%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.71%) Yarn
9 8 (0.56%) Google Play
9 8 (0.56%) Heroku
10 7 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.42%) Serverless
12 4 (0.28%) npm
12 4 (0.28%) NuGet
13 3 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.14%) AWS OpsWorks
14 2 (0.14%) DigitalOcean
14 2 (0.14%) Slack
15 1 (0.071%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.19%) HTTP
2 12 (0.85%) Internet
3 9 (0.64%) Multicast
4 6 (0.42%) DNS
5 2 (0.14%) FIX Connectivity
5 2 (0.14%) FTP
5 2 (0.14%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.071%) IMAP
6 1 (0.071%) LAN
6 1 (0.071%) SMS
6 1 (0.071%) SMTP
6 1 (0.071%) SSL
6 1 (0.071%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (14.69%) MySQL
2 205 (14.48%) SQL Server
3 92 (6.50%) Big Data
4 74 (5.23%) Blockchain
5 63 (4.45%) Relational Database
6 57 (4.03%) Data Lake
7 47 (3.32%) MongoDB
8 42 (2.97%) NoSQL
9 32 (2.26%) Hadoop
10 21 (1.48%) Oracle ODI
10 21 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (1.41%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.13%) DB2
12 16 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (0.99%) SQLite
14 13 (0.92%) Oracle Database
15 10 (0.71%) Apache Hive
15 10 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
16 9 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 223 (15.75%) Git (software)
2 104 (7.34%) Selenium
3 90 (6.36%) Jenkins
4 83 (5.86%) NUnit
5 76 (5.37%) Maven
6 70 (4.94%) JIRA
7 68 (4.80%) Cucumber
8 57 (4.03%) Moq
8 57 (4.03%) Rhino Mocks
9 52 (3.67%) Subversion
10 48 (3.39%) WebDriver
11 39 (2.75%) Visual Studio
12 35 (2.47%) TeamCity
13 34 (2.40%) MSTest
14 33 (2.33%) Jasmine
14 33 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
15 30 (2.12%) gulp
15 30 (2.12%) JUnit
16 28 (1.98%) Bitbucket
16 28 (1.98%) SpecFlow
General
1 384 (27.12%) Finance
2 215 (15.18%) Banking
3 105 (7.42%) Investment Banking
4 103 (7.27%) Games
5 64 (4.52%) Financial Institution
6 49 (3.46%) Marketing
7 43 (3.04%) Retail Banking
8 39 (2.75%) Retail
9 30 (2.12%) Front Office
10 22 (1.55%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.06%) Publishing
12 13 (0.92%) Advertising
13 8 (0.56%) Law
14 6 (0.42%) Electronics
14 6 (0.42%) Legal
15 5 (0.35%) Back Office
16 4 (0.28%) Manufacturing
17 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.14%) Automotive
18 1 (0.071%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,086 (76.69%) Developer
2 220 (15.54%) Java Developer
3 209 (14.76%) .NET Developer
4 171 (12.08%) Senior Developer
5 155 (10.95%) PHP Developer
6 152 (10.73%) Graduate
7 141 (9.96%) Graduate Developer
8 130 (9.18%) C# Developer
9 110 (7.77%) Software Engineer
10 102 (7.20%) Software Developer
11 85 (6.00%) Junior
12 78 (5.51%) JavaScript Developer
13 73 (5.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 72 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
15 64 (4.52%) Graduate .NET Developer
16 60 (4.24%) Angular Developer
17 59 (4.17%) Developer in Test
18 57 (4.03%) Junior Developer
19 53 (3.74%) C++ Developer
20 48 (3.39%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (25.35%) .NET
2 352 (24.86%) HTML
3 293 (20.69%) CSS
4 283 (19.99%) AngularJS
5 228 (16.10%) jQuery
5 228 (16.10%) Web Services
6 189 (13.35%) ASP.NET
7 187 (13.21%) RESTful
8 152 (10.73%) HTML5
9 143 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 141 (9.96%) React
11 127 (8.97%) REST
12 113 (7.98%) .NET Framework
13 111 (7.84%) WCF
14 110 (7.77%) Symfony
15 109 (7.70%) Spring
15 109 (7.70%) XML
16 105 (7.42%) CSS3
17 100 (7.06%) WPF
18 99 (6.99%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 282 (19.92%) Computer Science
2 147 (10.38%) Algorithms
3 133 (9.39%) Data Structures
4 120 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
5 103 (7.27%) Fintech
6 98 (6.92%) User Experience
7 96 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
8 87 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
9 65 (4.59%) Mobile App
10 60 (4.24%) Client/Server
11 38 (2.68%) Cyberthreat
12 34 (2.40%) Hedge funds
13 32 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 31 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (2.12%) Tandem
16 29 (2.05%) Equities
17 27 (1.91%) Online Gambling
18 22 (1.55%) Digital Currency
19 21 (1.48%) Bitcoin
19 21 (1.48%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 180 (12.71%) Linux
2 112 (7.91%) Windows
3 77 (5.44%) Android
4 51 (3.60%) Unix
5 45 (3.18%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.71%) CentOS
7 9 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.49%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.42%) Fedora
10 5 (0.35%) Debian
11 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.071%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 745 (52.61%) OO
2 609 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
3 346 (24.44%) MVC
4 324 (22.88%) TDD
5 270 (19.07%) Software Engineering
6 260 (18.36%) Scrum
7 221 (15.61%) Problem-Solving
8 203 (14.34%) BDD
9 160 (11.30%) Web Development
10 157 (11.09%) Test Automation
11 151 (10.66%) OOD
12 148 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
13 143 (10.10%) Microservices
13 143 (10.10%) SDLC
14 136 (9.60%) Unit Testing
15 124 (8.76%) E-Commerce
16 116 (8.19%) Kanban
17 105 (7.42%) Machine Learning
18 102 (7.20%) Analytics
19 96 (6.78%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 690 (48.73%) Java
2 540 (38.14%) C#
3 481 (33.97%) JavaScript
4 338 (23.87%) SQL
5 251 (17.73%) PHP
6 236 (16.67%) Python
7 235 (16.60%) C++
8 81 (5.72%) Ruby
9 57 (4.03%) Java 8
10 53 (3.74%) Perl
11 50 (3.53%) T-SQL
12 48 (3.39%) C
13 46 (3.25%) Scala
14 38 (2.68%) TypeScript
15 37 (2.61%) PHP 5
15 37 (2.61%) PHP 7
16 36 (2.54%) Shell Script
17 33 (2.33%) ES6
18 25 (1.77%) Apple Swift
19 24 (1.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 297 (20.97%) Degree
2 140 (9.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (3.74%) Master's Degree
4 20 (1.41%) PhD
5 7 (0.49%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.14%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.071%) ISEB
8 1 (0.071%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (9.32%) QA
2 13 (0.92%) SLA
3 9 (0.64%) GCP
4 6 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.21%) MiFID
6 2 (0.14%) WCAG
7 1 (0.071%) GDPR
7 1 (0.071%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (2.40%) Docker
2 4 (0.28%) HDFS
3 1 (0.071%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (1.27%) Ansible
2 15 (1.06%) Kubernetes
3 7 (0.49%) Terraform
4 6 (0.42%) Puppet
5 5 (0.35%) HockeyApp
5 5 (0.35%) Mesos
5 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (0.21%) Kibana
6 3 (0.21%) logstash
6 3 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.14%) Graphite
8 1 (0.071%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.071%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 129 (9.11%) Microsoft
2 85 (6.00%) Oracle
3 37 (2.61%) SAP
4 36 (2.54%) Facebook
5 35 (2.47%) hybris
6 32 (2.26%) Google
7 23 (1.62%) Zend
8 22 (1.55%) Cloudera
9 21 (1.48%) Adobe
9 21 (1.48%) EXASOL
10 20 (1.41%) Informatica
10 20 (1.41%) SnapLogic
10 20 (1.41%) Talend
11 18 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (1.27%) Sitecore
12 16 (1.13%) Atlassian
13 13 (0.92%) Capita
13 13 (0.92%) Red Hat
14 11 (0.78%) Cognizant
14 11 (0.78%) Perforce