Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 151 139
Rank change year-on-year -51 -12 +31
Permanent jobs citing OOP 1,253 1,753 1,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.81% 2.38% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.57% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1,506 1,797
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £29,700 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +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 63,396 68,186 74,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.73% 92.59% 92.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50,653 53,042 64,363
London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -27 229 £60,000 +20.00% 58
West London +15 75 £55,000 +15.79% 37
East London -7 47 £40,000 -44.83% 15
South London -15 16 £62,500 +25.00% 6
North London 0 5 £80,000 +39.13%
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 666 (53.15%) OO
2 635 (50.68%) Java
3 506 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
4 474 (37.83%) C#
5 396 (31.60%) JavaScript
6 358 (28.57%) SQL
6 358 (28.57%) Finance
7 309 (24.66%) .NET
8 294 (23.46%) HTML
9 276 (22.03%) CSS
10 273 (21.79%) TDD
11 270 (21.55%) MVC
12 269 (21.47%) Degree
13 260 (20.75%) AngularJS
14 256 (20.43%) Software Engineering
15 254 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
16 245 (19.55%) Web Services
17 243 (19.39%) PHP
18 238 (18.99%) Computer Science
19 198 (15.80%) SQL Server
20 192 (15.32%) jQuery
21 190 (15.16%) RESTful
22 185 (14.76%) Git (software)
22 185 (14.76%) MySQL
23 182 (14.53%) Python
23 182 (14.53%) Scrum
24 176 (14.05%) C++
25 174 (13.89%) BDD
26 171 (13.65%) Banking
27 159 (12.69%) Test Automation

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 61 (4.87%) CMS
2 57 (4.55%) Apache
3 42 (3.35%) Apache Spark
4 35 (2.79%) Ethereum
5 34 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
6 32 (2.55%) Confluence
7 28 (2.23%) Drupal
7 28 (2.23%) WordPress
8 20 (1.60%) IIS
9 16 (1.28%) Apache Solr
10 14 (1.12%) nginx
11 13 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 13 (1.04%) Tomcat
12 12 (0.96%) Umbraco
13 9 (0.72%) JBoss
13 9 (0.72%) Tornado
14 8 (0.64%) SharePoint
15 6 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.48%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (0.48%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.40%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.16%) GIMP
5 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 39 (3.11%) SAP Hybris
2 19 (1.52%) Magento
3 18 (1.44%) Ripple
4 14 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
5 12 (0.96%) SDL Web 8
6 5 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
7 4 (0.32%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.16%) RMDS
10 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.080%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.080%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.080%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 120 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (2.79%) SaaS
4 17 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.28%) npm
6 15 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (1.12%) Amazon S3
8 12 (0.96%) GitHub
9 10 (0.80%) NuGet
9 10 (0.80%) Yarn
10 5 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.40%) Google Play
10 5 (0.40%) Trello
11 3 (0.24%) Dialogflow
11 3 (0.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 3 (0.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (0.24%) Serverless
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.080%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.15%) HTTP
2 16 (1.28%) Internet
3 4 (0.32%) DNS
3 4 (0.32%) iBeacon
3 4 (0.32%) Wireless
4 3 (0.24%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.16%) FIX Connectivity
5 2 (0.16%) Multicast
6 1 (0.080%) FTP
6 1 (0.080%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.080%) SMS
6 1 (0.080%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (15.80%) SQL Server
2 185 (14.76%) MySQL
3 103 (8.22%) Big Data
4 88 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 70 (5.59%) Blockchain
6 49 (3.91%) MongoDB
7 48 (3.83%) Data Lake
8 43 (3.43%) NoSQL
9 38 (3.03%) RDBMS
10 31 (2.47%) Hadoop
11 30 (2.39%) Oracle ODI
12 29 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (1.52%) DB2
14 15 (1.20%) Apache Hive
14 15 (1.20%) Oracle Database
14 15 (1.20%) SQLite
15 14 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (0.96%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 185 (14.76%) Git (software)
2 88 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 87 (6.94%) Selenium
4 68 (5.43%) JIRA
5 63 (5.03%) Maven
6 55 (4.39%) Subversion
7 42 (3.35%) NUnit
8 41 (3.27%) Cucumber
9 35 (2.79%) Jasmine
9 35 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 35 (2.79%) Visual Studio
10 34 (2.71%) WebDriver
11 31 (2.47%) SpecFlow
12 29 (2.31%) gulp
12 29 (2.31%) Protractor
13 27 (2.15%) webpack
14 24 (1.92%) Moq
14 24 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
15 23 (1.84%) TeamCity
16 22 (1.76%) JUnit
General
1 358 (28.57%) Finance
2 171 (13.65%) Banking
3 115 (9.18%) Games
4 79 (6.30%) Investment Banking
5 58 (4.63%) Financial Institution
6 43 (3.43%) Marketing
7 33 (2.63%) Front Office
8 32 (2.55%) Retail
9 23 (1.84%) Retail Banking
10 18 (1.44%) Publishing
11 17 (1.36%) Advertising
12 14 (1.12%) Law
13 12 (0.96%) Telecoms
14 7 (0.56%) Electronics
14 7 (0.56%) Legal
15 3 (0.24%) Back Office
15 3 (0.24%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.16%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.16%) Billing
16 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 942 (75.18%) Developer
2 199 (15.88%) Java Developer
3 154 (12.29%) Graduate
4 153 (12.21%) .NET Developer
5 138 (11.01%) Graduate Developer
6 131 (10.45%) PHP Developer
7 128 (10.22%) Senior Developer
8 120 (9.58%) Software Developer
9 115 (9.18%) C# Developer
10 94 (7.50%) Software Engineer
11 81 (6.46%) Junior
12 63 (5.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 59 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
13 59 (4.71%) Graduate Software Developer
13 59 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
14 50 (3.99%) Developer in Test
15 46 (3.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
15 46 (3.67%) Junior Developer
16 39 (3.11%) Angular Developer
16 39 (3.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (24.66%) .NET
2 294 (23.46%) HTML
3 276 (22.03%) CSS
4 260 (20.75%) AngularJS
5 245 (19.55%) Web Services
6 192 (15.32%) jQuery
7 190 (15.16%) RESTful
8 137 (10.93%) XML
9 135 (10.77%) HTML5
10 129 (10.30%) React
11 128 (10.22%) ASP.NET
12 119 (9.50%) CSS3
13 114 (9.10%) Spring
14 113 (9.02%) JSON
15 108 (8.62%) REST
16 102 (8.14%) Symfony
17 100 (7.98%) Laravel
18 91 (7.26%) Node.js
19 79 (6.30%) ASP.NET Web API
20 78 (6.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 238 (18.99%) Computer Science
2 128 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
3 110 (8.78%) Algorithms
3 110 (8.78%) Data Structures
4 98 (7.82%) Fintech
5 91 (7.26%) Greenfield Project
6 89 (7.10%) User Experience
7 83 (6.62%) Self-Motivation
8 53 (4.23%) Mobile App
9 49 (3.91%) Cyberthreat
10 34 (2.71%) Online Gambling
11 33 (2.63%) Digital Currency
12 26 (2.08%) Hedge funds
13 23 (1.84%) Client/Server
14 21 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
15 20 (1.60%) Bitcoin
16 17 (1.36%) Fixed Income
17 16 (1.28%) Derivative
17 16 (1.28%) Equities
18 15 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 147 (11.73%) Linux
2 93 (7.42%) Windows
3 73 (5.83%) Android
4 54 (4.31%) Unix
5 46 (3.67%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.04%) CentOS
7 12 (0.96%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.56%) Fedora
8 7 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.16%) VMS
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.080%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.080%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (53.15%) OO
2 506 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
3 273 (21.79%) TDD
4 270 (21.55%) MVC
5 256 (20.43%) Software Engineering
6 254 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
7 182 (14.53%) Scrum
8 174 (13.89%) BDD
9 159 (12.69%) Test Automation
10 157 (12.53%) SDLC
11 136 (10.85%) Continuous Integration
12 134 (10.69%) Microservices
13 129 (10.30%) Web Development
14 109 (8.70%) OOD
15 108 (8.62%) Analytics
16 102 (8.14%) Open Source
17 97 (7.74%) E-Commerce
18 95 (7.58%) Front End Development
19 92 (7.34%) DevOps
20 91 (7.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 635 (50.68%) Java
2 474 (37.83%) C#
3 396 (31.60%) JavaScript
4 358 (28.57%) SQL
5 243 (19.39%) PHP
6 182 (14.53%) Python
7 176 (14.05%) C++
8 57 (4.55%) Java 8
9 50 (3.99%) Ruby
10 49 (3.91%) TypeScript
11 46 (3.67%) Perl
12 44 (3.51%) Shell Script
13 42 (3.35%) Scala
14 36 (2.87%) T-SQL
15 32 (2.55%) C
16 27 (2.15%) Go
17 23 (1.84%) PHP 7
17 23 (1.84%) PL/SQL
18 21 (1.68%) ES6
18 21 (1.68%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 269 (21.47%) Degree
2 99 (7.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (3.27%) Master's Degree
4 7 (0.56%) PhD
5 5 (0.40%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.24%) ISEB
7 3 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.16%) ICAEW
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.080%) EMC Certification
9 1 (0.080%) OCP
9 1 (0.080%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.080%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (8.30%) QA
2 19 (1.52%) SLA
3 6 (0.48%) MiFID
4 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.24%) GCP
5 1 (0.080%) HL7
System Software
1 51 (4.07%) Docker
2 2 (0.16%) Varnish
3 1 (0.080%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.080%) etcd
3 1 (0.080%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.080%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (1.52%) Kubernetes
2 10 (0.80%) Ansible
3 6 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.48%) Puppet
4 4 (0.32%) Mesos
5 3 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (0.24%) Terraform
6 2 (0.16%) Graphite
6 2 (0.16%) Kibana
6 2 (0.16%) logstash
6 2 (0.16%) Nagios
6 2 (0.16%) Packer
7 1 (0.080%) Consul
7 1 (0.080%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.080%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.080%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 118 (9.42%) Microsoft
2 93 (7.42%) Oracle
3 42 (3.35%) SAP
4 41 (3.27%) hybris
5 38 (3.03%) Google
6 26 (2.08%) Cloudera
6 26 (2.08%) EXASOL
6 26 (2.08%) Facebook
6 26 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 25 (2.00%) Informatica
7 25 (2.00%) SnapLogic
8 22 (1.76%) Zend
9 21 (1.68%) Talend
10 16 (1.28%) Adobe
10 16 (1.28%) Red Hat
11 12 (0.96%) Interwoven
12 9 (0.72%) Atlassian
13 8 (0.64%) Apple
13 8 (0.64%) Cognizant
13 8 (0.64%) Sitecore