Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 49 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 -30 +11
Permanent jobs citing OO 72 70 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.05% 5.11% 9.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.40% 5.65% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 62 69 121
North East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,250 £45,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

OO 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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,333 1,240 1,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 93.41% 90.58% 85.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,073 1,074 1,084
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £59,625
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for OO in the North East

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Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO in the North East.

Salary trend for OO in the North East

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Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the North East over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in the North East

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Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Tyne and Wear -12 60 £45,000 - 19
Durham +14 10 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Northumberland +8 1 - - 2
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England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing OO 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 North East region with a requirement for OO.

1 45 (62.50%) Java
2 41 (56.94%) Software Engineering
3 36 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (36.11%) Test Automation
6 25 (34.72%) C#
7 23 (31.94%) SQL
8 22 (30.56%) OOP
9 21 (29.17%) TDD
10 20 (27.78%) NoSQL
11 19 (26.39%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (26.39%) Degree
11 19 (26.39%) C++
12 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 18 (25.00%) Python
13 17 (23.61%) Subversion
14 16 (22.22%) Mercurial
15 15 (20.83%) Data Structures
15 15 (20.83%) Algorithms
15 15 (20.83%) Decision-Making
16 13 (18.06%) BDD
16 13 (18.06%) Scrum
16 13 (18.06%) C
17 12 (16.67%) .NET
17 12 (16.67%) HTML
17 12 (16.67%) CSS
17 12 (16.67%) Node.js
18 11 (15.28%) Windows
18 11 (15.28%) Linux
19 10 (13.89%) MySQL

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (8.33%) CMS
2 3 (4.17%) Jetty
3 2 (2.78%) nginx
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.56%) GitHub
4 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
1 1 (1.39%) Network Security
1 1 (1.39%) RS-232
1 1 (1.39%) RS-485
1 1 (1.39%) SNA
1 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.78%) NoSQL
2 10 (13.89%) MySQL
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) Redis
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (23.61%) Subversion
3 16 (22.22%) Mercurial
4 7 (9.72%) Selenium
5 6 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.56%) JUnit
6 4 (5.56%) Maven
6 4 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.78%) Gradle
8 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.39%) MSTest
8 1 (1.39%) NUnit
8 1 (1.39%) TestNG
8 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (5.56%) Automotive
2 3 (4.17%) Games
3 2 (2.78%) Advertising
3 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (69.44%) Developer
2 22 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Python Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.72%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 6 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Tester
7 5 (6.94%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Developer in Test
7 5 (6.94%) Test Automation Developer
8 4 (5.56%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) .NET
1 12 (16.67%) CSS
1 12 (16.67%) HTML
1 12 (16.67%) Node.js
2 8 (11.11%) Spring
3 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 6 (8.33%) WCF
5 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 5 (6.94%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.94%) React
6 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (5.56%) J2EE
6 4 (5.56%) OpenGL
6 4 (5.56%) RESTful
7 3 (4.17%) Entity Framework
7 3 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Algorithms
1 15 (20.83%) Data Structures
2 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.56%) CUDA
5 2 (2.78%) Social Network
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Linux
1 11 (15.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) Android
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Software Engineering
2 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (36.11%) Test Automation
4 22 (30.56%) OOP
5 21 (29.17%) TDD
6 19 (26.39%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (20.83%) Decision-Making
8 13 (18.06%) BDD
8 13 (18.06%) Scrum
9 10 (13.89%) MVC
10 7 (9.72%) Pair Programming
10 7 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (8.33%) OOD
11 6 (8.33%) Web Development
12 5 (6.94%) Web Application Development
13 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
13 4 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (5.56%) Innovative Thinking
13 4 (5.56%) Parallel Programming
14 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 45 (62.50%) Java
2 25 (34.72%) C#
3 23 (31.94%) SQL
4 19 (26.39%) C++
5 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (25.00%) Python
6 13 (18.06%) C
7 5 (6.94%) PHP
7 5 (6.94%) Ruby
8 4 (5.56%) MATLAB
8 4 (5.56%) R
8 4 (5.56%) Scala
9 3 (4.17%) Java 8
9 3 (4.17%) VB
10 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.39%) VB6
11 1 (1.39%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Ansible
1 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.39%) Google
2 1 (1.39%) NVIDIA
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle
2 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.39%) Zend