Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 75 108
Rank change year-on-year -23 +33 +80
Permanent jobs citing OOP 57 132 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.39% 3.78% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 4.31% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 42 99 135
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £72,500 £63,250
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2028 3063 3974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.92% 87.71% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1631 2241 3100
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 34 (59.65%) HTML
2 31 (54.39%) C#
3 30 (52.63%) SQL
3 30 (52.63%) OO
4 28 (49.12%) Web Services
5 27 (47.37%) Java
5 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 25 (43.86%) CSS
7 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 21 (36.84%) MVC
9 20 (35.09%) Linux
10 16 (28.07%) jQuery
11 15 (26.32%) Test Automation
11 15 (26.32%) Degree
11 15 (26.32%) Web Development
12 14 (24.56%) XML
12 14 (24.56%) PHP
13 13 (22.81%) .NET
13 13 (22.81%) MySQL
13 13 (22.81%) SOAP
13 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
14 12 (21.05%) Computer Science
14 12 (21.05%) Laravel
14 12 (21.05%) Python
15 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
15 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
15 11 (19.30%) Computer Science Degree
15 11 (19.30%) Symfony
16 10 (17.54%) QA

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 4 (7.02%) Apache
1 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Drupal
4 1 (1.75%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) InfoPath
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.26%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.81%) MySQL
3 4 (7.02%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.51%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.51%) Big Data
5 2 (3.51%) HBase
5 2 (3.51%) Parquet
6 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Maven
2 8 (14.04%) Subversion
3 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (10.53%) HP UFT
4 6 (10.53%) Selenium
5 4 (7.02%) Android Studio
5 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.26%) JBehave
6 3 (5.26%) Ranorex
6 3 (5.26%) RSpec
7 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.51%) JIRA
8 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (7.02%) Digital Economy
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
1 4 (7.02%) Retail
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
2 3 (5.26%) Games
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Back Office
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) PHP Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 9 (15.79%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Software Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) Instructor
7 6 (10.53%) Java Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Senior Technical Instructor
7 6 (10.53%) Technical Instructor
7 6 (10.53%) Technical Trainer
7 6 (10.53%) Trainer
8 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Principal Systems Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (59.65%) HTML
2 28 (49.12%) Web Services
3 25 (43.86%) CSS
4 16 (28.07%) jQuery
5 14 (24.56%) XML
6 13 (22.81%) .NET
6 13 (22.81%) SOAP
7 12 (21.05%) Laravel
8 11 (19.30%) Symfony
9 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
10 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
10 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
10 9 (15.79%) Node.js
10 9 (15.79%) RESTful
11 7 (12.28%) Entity Framework
11 7 (12.28%) J2EE
11 7 (12.28%) LINQ
11 7 (12.28%) Spring
11 7 (12.28%) WCF
12 6 (10.53%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.02%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.02%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) DataPower
4 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Android
4 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.51%) CentOS
5 2 (3.51%) Debian
6 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) OO
2 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (36.84%) MVC
4 15 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 15 (26.32%) Web Development
5 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
6 9 (15.79%) TDD
7 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.53%) API Integration
8 6 (10.53%) Scrum
8 6 (10.53%) Software Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.77%) ITIL
10 4 (7.02%) ITSM
10 4 (7.02%) OOD
10 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.02%) SOA
10 4 (7.02%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (7.02%) UML
10 4 (7.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) C#
2 30 (52.63%) SQL
3 27 (47.37%) Java
3 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 14 (24.56%) PHP
5 12 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (7.02%) Apex Code
6 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.51%) C++
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 2 (3.51%) Scala
9 1 (1.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Degree
2 11 (19.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Apache Flume
1 2 (3.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) IBM
3 4 (7.02%) DevExpress
3 4 (7.02%) Informatica
3 4 (7.02%) Jitterbit
3 4 (7.02%) RedGate
3 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.02%) SAP
3 4 (7.02%) ServiceNow
3 4 (7.02%) Telerik
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) PayPal
4 3 (5.26%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.51%) Zend