Period
to 2 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > North East
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 42 94 92
Rank change year-on-year +52 -2 +9
Permanent jobs citing OOP 51 11 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 4.74% 0.87% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.24% 0.94% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 74 6 18
Median annual salary £55,000 £43,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +12.90% +3.33%
10th Percentile £37,675 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,875 £49,125
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

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 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 973 1,170 1,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 90.43% 92.42% 93.01%
Number of salaries quoted 759 870 993
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £24,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in the North East

OOP
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OOP in the North East.

Salary trend for OOP in the North East

OOP
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing OOP in the North East over the 6 months to 2 March 2021.

Salary histogram for OOP in the North East

OOP
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 OOP within the North East region over the 6 months to 2 March 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 +47 45 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Northumberland - 2 - -
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for OOP.

1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (76.47%) OO
3 37 (72.55%) Java
4 35 (68.63%) AWS
5 34 (66.67%) Oracle
6 33 (64.71%) Software Engineering
7 30 (58.82%) SQL
8 29 (56.86%) Spring
8 29 (56.86%) RESTful
8 29 (56.86%) DevOps
9 28 (54.90%) Microservices
9 28 (54.90%) Spring Boot
10 27 (52.94%) NoSQL
10 27 (52.94%) Jenkins
10 27 (52.94%) Maven
10 27 (52.94%) JUnit
10 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
10 27 (52.94%) Linux
11 25 (49.02%) Azure
12 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
13 19 (37.25%) Web Services
14 15 (29.41%) C#
15 14 (27.45%) HTML
16 13 (25.49%) CSS
17 10 (19.61%) .NET
18 9 (17.65%) HTML5
18 9 (17.65%) Scala
19 8 (15.69%) Degree
20 7 (13.73%) Games
20 7 (13.73%) TDD

OOP
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 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (68.63%) AWS
2 25 (49.02%) Azure
3 4 (7.84%) GCP
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.96%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.96%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.96%) SaaS
6 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (52.94%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.92%) Redis
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (52.94%) Jenkins
1 27 (52.94%) JUnit
1 27 (52.94%) Maven
2 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) JMeter
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (13.73%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Law
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Police
3 1 (1.96%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Software Engineer
2 22 (43.14%) Developer
3 19 (37.25%) Java Engineer
3 19 (37.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Java Scala Software Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Scala Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Scala Software Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (15.69%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Tester
8 6 (11.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) Games Tester
8 6 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Software Tester
8 6 (11.76%) Trainee
8 6 (11.76%) Trainee Software Tester
8 6 (11.76%) Trainee Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (56.86%) RESTful
1 29 (56.86%) Spring
2 28 (54.90%) Spring Boot
3 19 (37.25%) Web Services
4 14 (27.45%) HTML
5 13 (25.49%) CSS
6 10 (19.61%) .NET
7 9 (17.65%) HTML5
8 6 (11.76%) CSS3
8 6 (11.76%) Java SE
9 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.84%) XML
11 3 (5.88%) EDI
11 3 (5.88%) jQuery
12 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
12 2 (3.92%) Memcached
12 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
13 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (3.92%) Anti-Piracy
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (76.47%) OO
3 33 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 29 (56.86%) DevOps
5 28 (54.90%) Microservices
6 7 (13.73%) TDD
7 6 (11.76%) Functional Programming
8 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
8 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.84%) SOLID
8 4 (7.84%) Web Development
9 3 (5.88%) BDD
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (3.92%) High Availability
10 2 (3.92%) Image Processing
10 2 (3.92%) Machine Learning
10 2 (3.92%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) Java
2 30 (58.82%) SQL
3 20 (39.22%) JavaScript
4 15 (29.41%) C#
5 9 (17.65%) Scala
6 7 (13.73%) Java 8
6 7 (13.73%) Python
7 3 (5.88%) PHP
8 2 (3.92%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) sed
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) CIW
2 6 (11.76%) OCA
2 6 (11.76%) OCP
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (66.67%) Oracle
2 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco
3 1 (1.96%) Google