Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 66 67
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing OOP 28 47 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.57% 3.45% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 3.83% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 61
Northamptonshire median annual salary £35,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.54% -3.33% +16.88%
10th Percentile £25,250 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £54,000 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% +8.57%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 955 1,227 1,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 87.70% 90.09% 90.12%
Number of salaries quoted 765 875 1,273
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Northamptonshire

OOP
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP in Northamptonshire.

Salary trend for OOP in Northamptonshire

OOP
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Northamptonshire

OOP
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Northampton +7 21 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Kettering +2 3 £40,000 +29.03%
OOP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 20 (71.43%) OO
2 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Java
4 13 (46.43%) TDD
5 12 (42.86%) Windows
6 10 (35.71%) PHP
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) MySQL
7 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
8 8 (28.57%) MVC
9 7 (25.00%) Mac OS
9 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (25.00%) BDD
9 7 (25.00%) Scrum
9 7 (25.00%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) HTML
10 6 (21.43%) Web Services
10 6 (21.43%) Spring
10 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 6 (21.43%) Web Development
10 6 (21.43%) Laravel
10 6 (21.43%) SDLC
11 5 (17.86%) GitHub
11 5 (17.86%) User Stories
11 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
11 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
11 5 (17.86%) jQuery
11 5 (17.86%) C#
11 5 (17.86%) OOD

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Drupal
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) GitHub
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) SonarQube
3 3 (10.71%) Subversion
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Redmine
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 4 (14.29%) Advertising
1 4 (14.29%) Games
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Music Industry
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) PHP Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Computer Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (10.71%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) PHP Zend Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 2 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) CSS
1 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) Laravel
2 6 (21.43%) Spring
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 5 (17.86%) jQuery
4 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.29%) Java EE
4 4 (14.29%) SOAP
4 4 (14.29%) Symfony
5 3 (10.71%) .NET
6 2 (7.14%) Ajax
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 2 (7.14%) JSON
6 2 (7.14%) LAMP
6 2 (7.14%) REST
6 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Fintech
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) OO
2 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) TDD
4 8 (28.57%) MVC
5 7 (25.00%) BDD
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) SDLC
6 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 6 (21.43%) Web Development
7 5 (17.86%) OOD
7 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.86%) User Stories
8 4 (14.29%) Computer Vision
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.29%) Image Processing
8 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
9 3 (10.71%) ATDD
9 3 (10.71%) Procedural Programming
9 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) PHP
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) C
5 4 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) ES6
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
1 4 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Zend
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Facebook
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP