The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 113 116
Rank change year-on-year +42 +3  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 34 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.73% 1.53% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 1.73% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 33
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £45,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £51,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +1.26% +2.59%  

OOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1044 1737 2106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.72% 88.40% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1392 1379
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Reading

OOP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for OOP in Reading

OOP
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Reading over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for OOP.

1 53 (77.94%) HTML
2 52 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 50 (73.53%) CSS
4 36 (52.94%) Linux
5 35 (51.47%) Java
6 32 (47.06%) PHP
7 29 (42.65%) Data Protection
8 28 (41.18%) Scrum
9 27 (39.71%) C++
9 27 (39.71%) Software Engineering
10 26 (38.24%) Ajax
10 26 (38.24%) SDLC
11 21 (30.88%) Data Loss Prevention
11 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (29.41%) Python
12 20 (29.41%) Eclipse
13 19 (27.94%) CodeIgniter
13 19 (27.94%) WordPress
13 19 (27.94%) Drupal
13 19 (27.94%) jQuery
14 15 (22.06%) Microservices
15 14 (20.59%) OO
16 12 (17.65%) SQL
17 11 (16.18%) TDD
18 10 (14.71%) Zend
18 10 (14.71%) LAMP
18 10 (14.71%) MySQL
18 10 (14.71%) Apache
19 9 (13.24%) C#
20 8 (11.76%) SMTP

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 19 (27.94%) Drupal
1 19 (27.94%) WordPress
2 10 (14.71%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) SMTP
2 4 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) MySQL
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.94%) OLAP
3 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (29.41%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (66.18%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) Drupal Developer
3 18 (26.47%) Software Engineer
4 16 (23.53%) Java Engineer
5 15 (22.06%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (22.06%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) Senior Developer
7 10 (14.71%) LAMP Developer
7 10 (14.71%) Lead Developer
7 10 (14.71%) Senior LAMP Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Java Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) C++ Developer
9 5 (7.35%) C++/Java Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Graduate
9 5 (7.35%) Linux Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (77.94%) HTML
2 50 (73.53%) CSS
3 26 (38.24%) Ajax
4 19 (27.94%) CodeIgniter
4 19 (27.94%) jQuery
5 10 (14.71%) LAMP
6 7 (10.29%) .NET
7 4 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.41%) LINQ
8 3 (4.41%) XHTML
9 2 (2.94%) Silverlight
9 2 (2.94%) WCF
9 2 (2.94%) WPF
9 2 (2.94%) WSE
9 2 (2.94%) XSD
9 2 (2.94%) XSLT
10 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.47%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.94%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Data Protection
2 28 (41.18%) Scrum
3 27 (39.71%) Software Engineering
4 26 (38.24%) SDLC
5 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (30.88%) Data Loss Prevention
6 15 (22.06%) Microservices
7 14 (20.59%) OO
8 11 (16.18%) TDD
9 8 (11.76%) BDD
10 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.29%) MVC
11 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
11 5 (7.35%) Web Development
12 4 (5.88%) Data Security
12 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.88%) High Availability
12 4 (5.88%) Low Latency
12 4 (5.88%) Multithreading
13 3 (4.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 52 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 35 (51.47%) Java
3 32 (47.06%) PHP
4 27 (39.71%) C++
5 20 (29.41%) Python
6 12 (17.65%) SQL
7 9 (13.24%) C#
8 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Zend
2 3 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) Sage
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