Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > North East
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 25 34 84
Rank change year-on-year +9 +50 -31
Permanent jobs citing OO 100 37 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 8.04% 5.36% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.67% 5.73% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 12
10th Percentile £42,502 £32,500 £27,921
25th Percentile £47,500 £33,750 £32,302
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 £43,000 £41,875
Median % change year-on-year +20.93% +2.69% -6.95%
75th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £52,188
90th Percentile " £53,750 £60,625
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

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 1,154 646 1,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.77% 93.62% 92.91%
Number of salaries quoted 870 571 784
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £26,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £56,750 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,125
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing OO as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing OO in the North East over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

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 25 October 2021. 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 +21 84 £52,000 +15.56% 14
Durham -7 16 - - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 71 (71.00%) OOP
2 68 (68.00%) AWS
3 64 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (58.00%) Java
5 54 (54.00%) Azure
6 53 (53.00%) DevOps
6 53 (53.00%) Microservices
7 49 (49.00%) Software Engineering
7 49 (49.00%) Linux
8 46 (46.00%) SQL
9 42 (42.00%) Spring
9 42 (42.00%) Jenkins
10 41 (41.00%) NoSQL
10 41 (41.00%) Spring Boot
10 41 (41.00%) Maven
10 41 (41.00%) RESTful
10 41 (41.00%) Oracle
10 41 (41.00%) JUnit
11 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
12 32 (32.00%) C#
13 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
14 29 (29.00%) .NET
15 22 (22.00%) Web Services
16 20 (20.00%) Mentoring
16 20 (20.00%) Social Skills
17 19 (19.00%) Unit Testing
18 18 (18.00%) QA
18 18 (18.00%) TDD
19 17 (17.00%) Product Requirements
20 16 (16.00%) PHP

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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 3 (3.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.00%) JBoss
2 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 68 (68.00%) AWS
2 54 (54.00%) Azure
3 7 (7.00%) Google Ads
4 3 (3.00%) GitHub
4 3 (3.00%) npm
4 3 (3.00%) SaaS
5 2 (2.00%) Serverless
6 1 (1.00%) Heroku
6 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) SSH
2 2 (2.00%) DNS
2 2 (2.00%) Firewall
2 2 (2.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) FTP
3 1 (1.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (41.00%) NoSQL
2 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.00%) MySQL
4 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (42.00%) Jenkins
2 41 (41.00%) JUnit
2 41 (41.00%) Maven
3 11 (11.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (9.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.00%) JIRA
5 4 (4.00%) Moq
5 4 (4.00%) MSTest
5 4 (4.00%) NUnit
5 4 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (3.00%) Cypress.io
7 2 (2.00%) Babel
7 2 (2.00%) GitLab
7 2 (2.00%) webpack
8 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.00%) Selenium
8 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 20 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 6 (6.00%) Retail
3 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Finance
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 54 (54.00%) Developer
2 38 (38.00%) Software Engineer
3 22 (22.00%) Java Developer
3 22 (22.00%) Senior Developer
3 22 (22.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 20 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 20 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 20 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 14 (14.00%) Salesforce Developer
6 11 (11.00%) Development Engineer
6 11 (11.00%) Software Development Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) PHP Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Site Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Salesforce Software Engineer
12 3 (3.00%) IP Engineer
12 3 (3.00%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.00%) Spring
2 41 (41.00%) RESTful
2 41 (41.00%) Spring Boot
3 29 (29.00%) .NET
4 22 (22.00%) Web Services
5 14 (14.00%) CSS
6 11 (11.00%) .NET Core
7 7 (7.00%) REST
8 6 (6.00%) HTML
9 3 (3.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.00%) CSS3
9 3 (3.00%) HTML5
9 3 (3.00%) Jest
9 3 (3.00%) React
10 2 (2.00%) Backbone.js
10 2 (2.00%) Ember.js
10 2 (2.00%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (2.00%) Velocity
10 2 (2.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.00%) Virtual Team
3 6 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.00%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 49 (49.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (71.00%) OOP
2 64 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (53.00%) DevOps
3 53 (53.00%) Microservices
4 49 (49.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 19 (19.00%) Unit Testing
7 18 (18.00%) TDD
8 17 (17.00%) Product Requirements
9 15 (15.00%) Document Management
9 15 (15.00%) Product Management
9 15 (15.00%) Project Management
10 9 (9.00%) Clean Code
10 9 (9.00%) CRM
10 9 (9.00%) SDLC
11 8 (8.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 7 (7.00%) API Integration
12 7 (7.00%) Coaching
12 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure as Code
12 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (58.00%) Java
2 46 (46.00%) SQL
3 32 (32.00%) C#
4 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.00%) PHP
5 16 (16.00%) Ruby
6 14 (14.00%) C++
6 14 (14.00%) Python
6 14 (14.00%) Scala
7 11 (11.00%) R
8 9 (9.00%) Apple Swift
8 9 (9.00%) Dart
8 9 (9.00%) Kotlin
8 9 (9.00%) MATLAB
8 9 (9.00%) Objective-C
8 9 (9.00%) Pascal
8 9 (9.00%) Perl
8 9 (9.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.00%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (8.00%) Docker
2 3 (3.00%) KVM
2 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.00%) Terraform
3 3 (3.00%) Ansible
3 3 (3.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 41 (41.00%) Oracle
2 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.00%) Remedy
4 14 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (7.00%) Google
6 4 (4.00%) Xamarin
7 3 (3.00%) SaltStack
7 3 (3.00%) VMware