Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > North East
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 31 25
Rank change year-on-year -26 -6 +7
Permanent jobs citing OO 58 116 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.28% 6.67% 7.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 7.24% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 52 101 81
North East median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 1,259 1,602 1,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.92% 92.07% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,000 1,396 1,002
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,062
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.93% -1.17%
10th Percentile £24,225 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £54,500
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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 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
Tyne and Wear -10 56 £52,500 +16.67% 21
Durham -13 1 £47,500 +35.71% 3
OO
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 43 (74.14%) Software Engineering
1 43 (74.14%) Java
2 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) Git (software)
3 21 (36.21%) Test Automation
4 20 (34.48%) SQL
5 18 (31.03%) C++
5 18 (31.03%) TDD
5 18 (31.03%) Degree
6 17 (29.31%) Computer Science
7 16 (27.59%) Subversion
7 16 (27.59%) Linux
8 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
8 15 (25.86%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (25.86%) NoSQL
9 14 (24.14%) Data Structures
9 14 (24.14%) Algorithms
9 14 (24.14%) Mercurial
9 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (24.14%) C
9 14 (24.14%) C#
9 14 (24.14%) Windows
9 14 (24.14%) Decision-Making
10 13 (22.41%) Technical Leadership
10 13 (22.41%) CSS
10 13 (22.41%) HTML
10 13 (22.41%) Python
10 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (22.41%) BDD
11 11 (18.97%) OOP

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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 8 (13.79%) CMS
2 2 (3.45%) Jetty
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) SNMP
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.79%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.72%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 16 (27.59%) Subversion
3 14 (24.14%) Mercurial
4 6 (10.34%) Selenium
5 5 (8.62%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.17%) Gradle
6 3 (5.17%) JUnit
7 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.45%) JIRA
7 2 (3.45%) Maven
8 1 (1.72%) gulp
8 1 (1.72%) TestNG
General
1 4 (6.90%) Games
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (81.03%) Developer
2 21 (36.21%) Java Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Software Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Software Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Cloud Developer
5 10 (17.24%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Python Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Lead Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Lead Software Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Automation Tester
9 5 (8.62%) Developer in Test
9 5 (8.62%) Lead Software Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Test Automation Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) CSS
1 13 (22.41%) HTML
2 10 (17.24%) Node.js
3 6 (10.34%) .NET
4 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.62%) Gherkin
4 5 (8.62%) Spring
5 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.17%) AWT
6 3 (5.17%) J2EE
6 3 (5.17%) Java SE
6 3 (5.17%) jQuery
6 3 (5.17%) Spring Boot
6 3 (5.17%) Swing
7 2 (3.45%) HTML5
7 2 (3.45%) JMS
7 2 (3.45%) WCF
7 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Algorithms
1 14 (24.14%) Data Structures
2 8 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) Tandem
4 1 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Linux
2 14 (24.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (74.14%) Software Engineering
2 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (36.21%) Test Automation
4 18 (31.03%) TDD
5 17 (29.31%) Computer Science
6 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (24.14%) Decision-Making
7 13 (22.41%) BDD
7 13 (22.41%) Technical Leadership
8 11 (18.97%) OOP
9 8 (13.79%) Pair Programming
9 8 (13.79%) Web Development
10 6 (10.34%) Scrum
11 5 (8.62%) MVC
11 5 (8.62%) OOD
12 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
12 4 (6.90%) SOLID
13 3 (5.17%) OWASP
13 3 (5.17%) Physics
13 3 (5.17%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) Java
2 20 (34.48%) SQL
3 18 (31.03%) C++
4 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
5 14 (24.14%) C
5 14 (24.14%) C#
6 13 (22.41%) Python
7 2 (3.45%) Java 8
7 2 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.17%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.45%) Sybase
2 1 (1.72%) NVIDIA