Period
to 26 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > North of England
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 60 67 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 -10
Permanent jobs citing OO 408 590 870
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 4.17% 3.72% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 4.04% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 465 558 825
Median annual salary £47,500 £48,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.55% +1.58% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,500 £66,625 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,108 14,607 17,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 93.01% 91.98% 92.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7,653 11,790 14,357
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,629 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for OO in the North of England

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Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OO in the North of England.

Salary trend for OO in the North of England

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Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing OO in the North of England over the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

Salary histogram for OO in the North of England

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Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the North of England region over the 6 months to 26 January 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
North West -10 197 £45,000 -10.00% 76
Yorkshire +40 174 £50,000 +5.26% 39
North East +6 37 £47,500 +18.75% 19
OO
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 of England region with a requirement for OO.

1 199 (48.77%) SQL
2 180 (44.12%) Software Engineering
3 169 (41.42%) Git (software)
4 162 (39.71%) Java
5 161 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
6 155 (37.99%) C#
7 145 (35.54%) JavaScript
8 133 (32.60%) NoSQL
9 130 (31.86%) Continuous Integration
10 115 (28.19%) .NET
11 111 (27.21%) HTML
12 104 (25.49%) TDD
13 95 (23.28%) Subversion
14 93 (22.79%) CSS
14 93 (22.79%) Mercurial
15 86 (21.08%) PHP
16 84 (20.59%) OOP
16 84 (20.59%) Jenkins
17 82 (20.10%) Data Structures
18 81 (19.85%) Test Automation
19 80 (19.61%) Algorithms
19 80 (19.61%) DevOps
19 80 (19.61%) Degree
20 67 (16.42%) Docker
21 62 (15.20%) AWS
22 61 (14.95%) RabbitMQ
23 59 (14.46%) MVC
23 59 (14.46%) Finance
24 58 (14.22%) Laravel
24 58 (14.22%) Microservices

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 38 (9.31%) Elasticsearch
1 38 (9.31%) nginx
2 8 (1.96%) NServiceBus
3 6 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.47%) WinCC
4 4 (0.98%) CMS
4 4 (0.98%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.74%) IIS
6 2 (0.49%) Apache
6 2 (0.49%) Content Management Server
6 2 (0.49%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.49%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.49%) WordPress
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.25%) Confluence
7 1 (0.25%) Luigi
7 1 (0.25%) Moodle
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (3.19%) Magento
2 11 (2.70%) Shopify
3 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (15.20%) AWS
2 49 (12.01%) Azure
3 20 (4.90%) GitHub
4 11 (2.70%) GCP
5 7 (1.72%) Logic Apps
5 7 (1.72%) Power Platform
5 7 (1.72%) Serverless
6 5 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.98%) Amazon ECS
7 4 (0.98%) SaaS
8 3 (0.74%) NuGet
9 2 (0.49%) DigitalOcean
9 2 (0.49%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.25%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.25%) Firebase
10 1 (0.25%) Force.com
10 1 (0.25%) IaaS
10 1 (0.25%) npm
10 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.72%) Internet
2 4 (0.98%) HTTP
3 2 (0.49%) AMQP
4 1 (0.25%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (32.60%) NoSQL
2 49 (12.01%) MySQL
3 48 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 43 (10.54%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (10.54%) Redis
5 34 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 21 (5.15%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (2.45%) RDBMS
11 9 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.96%) Informix
12 8 (1.96%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.72%) Power BI
14 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2019
15 5 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
15 5 (1.23%) BigQuery
16 4 (0.98%) Neo4j
17 3 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 169 (41.42%) Git (software)
2 95 (23.28%) Subversion
3 93 (22.79%) Mercurial
4 84 (20.59%) Jenkins
5 20 (4.90%) Maven
6 18 (4.41%) JUnit
7 16 (3.92%) PHPUnit
8 14 (3.43%) GitLab
8 14 (3.43%) JIRA
8 14 (3.43%) Visual Studio
9 13 (3.19%) Selenium
10 12 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (2.94%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.47%) GoCD
12 5 (1.23%) SpecFlow
13 4 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.98%) Protractor
14 3 (0.74%) AccuRev
14 3 (0.74%) Cypress.io
14 3 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 59 (14.46%) Finance
2 37 (9.07%) Retail
3 21 (5.15%) Public Sector
4 12 (2.94%) Banking
5 9 (2.21%) Marketing
6 8 (1.96%) Games
7 6 (1.47%) Law
8 5 (1.23%) Back Office
9 2 (0.49%) Electronics
9 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Police
10 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 216 (52.94%) Developer
2 148 (36.27%) Software Engineer
3 64 (15.69%) Java Engineer
3 64 (15.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 60 (14.71%) PHP Developer
5 40 (9.80%) Software Developer
6 39 (9.56%) Senior Developer
7 37 (9.07%) Python Engineer
8 36 (8.82%) Python Software Engineer
9 32 (7.84%) .NET Developer
9 32 (7.84%) C# Developer
10 22 (5.39%) Java Developer
11 20 (4.90%) Backend Developer
11 20 (4.90%) Mobile Engineer
11 20 (4.90%) Mobile Software Engineer
12 19 (4.66%) Full Stack Developer
13 17 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (3.92%) Web Developer
15 11 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
16 10 (2.45%) Android Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (28.19%) .NET
2 111 (27.21%) HTML
3 93 (22.79%) CSS
4 61 (14.95%) RabbitMQ
5 58 (14.22%) Laravel
6 55 (13.48%) RESTful
7 53 (12.99%) .NET Core
8 49 (12.01%) AngularJS
9 47 (11.52%) .NET Framework
10 42 (10.29%) React
11 33 (8.09%) ASP.NET
11 33 (8.09%) HTML5
12 32 (7.84%) Vue.js
13 31 (7.60%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (7.60%) Spring
13 31 (7.60%) Web Services
14 29 (7.11%) jQuery
15 27 (6.62%) REST
16 26 (6.37%) JSON
17 20 (4.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 82 (20.10%) Data Structures
2 80 (19.61%) Algorithms
3 42 (10.29%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (6.13%) User Experience
5 19 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (1.72%) NHS
9 6 (1.47%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.47%) SCADA
10 3 (0.74%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.49%) Video\Live Streaming
11 2 (0.49%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.49%) Wiki
12 1 (0.25%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.25%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.54%) Linux
2 15 (3.68%) Android
3 14 (3.43%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.19%) Windows
5 6 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.49%) CentOS
6 2 (0.49%) Fedora
6 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.25%) Unix
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 161 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (31.86%) Continuous Integration
4 104 (25.49%) TDD
5 84 (20.59%) OOP
6 81 (19.85%) Test Automation
7 80 (19.61%) DevOps
8 59 (14.46%) MVC
9 58 (14.22%) Decision-Making
9 58 (14.22%) Microservices
10 55 (13.48%) OOD
11 53 (12.99%) Problem-Solving
12 52 (12.75%) E-Commerce
13 42 (10.29%) Web Development
14 41 (10.05%) SOLID
14 41 (10.05%) Unit Testing
15 34 (8.33%) Mentoring
16 30 (7.35%) Scrum
17 28 (6.86%) SDLC
18 27 (6.62%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 199 (48.77%) SQL
2 162 (39.71%) Java
3 155 (37.99%) C#
4 145 (35.54%) JavaScript
5 86 (21.08%) PHP
6 56 (13.73%) Python
7 54 (13.24%) C++
8 11 (2.70%) Apple Swift
8 11 (2.70%) Objective-C
9 10 (2.45%) Go
9 10 (2.45%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.96%) Scala
11 7 (1.72%) PHP 7
11 7 (1.72%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (0.74%) Erlang
13 3 (0.74%) ES6
13 3 (0.74%) Java 8
14 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 80 (19.61%) Degree
2 11 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.96%) CTC Cleared
3 8 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.74%) CIW
5 3 (0.74%) OCA
5 3 (0.74%) OCP
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.90%) QA
2 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (16.42%) Docker
2 4 (0.98%) KVM
2 4 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 47 (11.52%) Ansible
2 24 (5.88%) Kubernetes
3 21 (5.15%) Terraform
4 8 (1.96%) Puppet
5 4 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.25%) Rancher
6 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 56 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.33%) Oracle
3 22 (5.39%) Google
4 21 (5.15%) Zend
5 4 (0.98%) Red Hat
5 4 (0.98%) SAP
5 4 (0.98%) VMware
6 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.49%) hybris
7 2 (0.49%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.49%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.25%) Apple
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco
8 1 (0.25%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.25%) Pardot
8 1 (0.25%) Progress
8 1 (0.25%) Sony