Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 51 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing OO 1,512 1,548 1,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.10% 5.32% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 5.97% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,332 1,450 1,855
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% +1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,225 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,537 25,915 32,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.55% 89.06% 89.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21,925 21,440 27,539
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,875 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for OO in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO in the South East.

Salary trend for OO in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in the South East over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Thames Valley -3 550 £50,000 +17.65% 81
Hampshire -6 346 £44,000 +10.00% 41
Berkshire -1 290 £52,500 +5.00% 34
Surrey +12 276 £45,250 -4.74% 35
East Sussex +10 171 £42,500 +1.19% 11
Oxfordshire -16 138 £50,000 +25.00% 34
Buckinghamshire -18 122 £52,500 +23.53% 13
West Sussex -14 111 £42,500 +25.00% 16
Kent 0 59 £41,250 -8.33% 9
Sussex -10 3 £80,000 -
Middlesex +7 2 £80,000 +171.19%
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England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for OO.

1 830 (54.89%) Agile Software Development
2 766 (50.66%) C#
3 722 (47.75%) .NET
4 678 (44.84%) JavaScript
5 527 (34.85%) MVC
6 494 (32.67%) HTML
7 482 (31.88%) SQL Server
8 473 (31.28%) SQL
9 468 (30.95%) Java
10 443 (29.30%) Software Engineering
11 433 (28.64%) CSS
11 433 (28.64%) OOD
12 418 (27.65%) TDD
13 378 (25.00%) ASP.NET
14 366 (24.21%) OOP
15 353 (23.35%) Git (software)
16 326 (21.56%) AngularJS
17 318 (21.03%) Degree
18 315 (20.83%) Microsoft
19 287 (18.98%) Computer Science
20 285 (18.85%) C++
21 272 (17.99%) Web Services
22 268 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
23 262 (17.33%) WCF
24 244 (16.14%) PHP
25 241 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
26 231 (15.28%) jQuery
27 227 (15.01%) Problem-Solving
28 218 (14.42%) Scrum
29 217 (14.35%) MySQL

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 48 (3.17%) IIS
2 42 (2.78%) Confluence
3 33 (2.18%) Apache
4 30 (1.98%) WordPress
5 26 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 25 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 16 (1.06%) WebSphere
9 14 (0.93%) JBoss
10 12 (0.79%) CMS
10 12 (0.79%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.73%) Drupal
12 9 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
13 7 (0.46%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.33%) nginx
15 4 (0.26%) Commerce Server
15 4 (0.26%) OpenStack
16 3 (0.20%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.20%) SilverStripe
17 2 (0.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (0.73%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.46%) GIMP
3 5 (0.33%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.26%) Doxygen
4 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.066%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (0.40%) WebTrends
2 5 (0.33%) Elite 3E
3 3 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 170 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 144 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (3.57%) SaaS
4 31 (2.05%) npm
5 18 (1.19%) Serverless
6 17 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (0.93%) GitHub
8 10 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.60%) PaaS
9 9 (0.60%) TestFlight
10 7 (0.46%) Azure Functions
11 4 (0.26%) iTunes
11 4 (0.26%) NuGet
12 3 (0.20%) IaaS
12 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.13%) Yarn
14 1 (0.066%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.066%) Datadog
14 1 (0.066%) Heroku
14 1 (0.066%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 53 (3.51%) Internet
2 43 (2.84%) TCP/IP
3 42 (2.78%) HTTP
4 15 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (0.93%) Ethernet
6 9 (0.60%) Bluetooth
7 8 (0.53%) LTE
7 8 (0.53%) UMTS
8 6 (0.40%) AMQP
8 6 (0.40%) Broadband
8 6 (0.40%) SNMP
8 6 (0.40%) WiMAX
9 5 (0.33%) RS-232
10 4 (0.26%) Asterisk PBX
11 3 (0.20%) 4G
11 3 (0.20%) Wireless
12 2 (0.13%) DNS
12 2 (0.13%) GSM
12 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (31.88%) SQL Server
2 217 (14.35%) MySQL
3 177 (11.71%) Relational Database
4 98 (6.48%) NoSQL
5 96 (6.35%) SQL Server 2016
6 53 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
7 50 (3.31%) MongoDB
8 42 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 38 (2.51%) Oracle Database
11 35 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 34 (2.25%) RDBMS
12 34 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 31 (2.05%) Big Data
14 28 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
16 16 (1.06%) HBase
17 13 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 12 (0.79%) MariaDB
19 11 (0.73%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 353 (23.35%) Git (software)
2 170 (11.24%) Visual Studio
3 115 (7.61%) Jenkins
4 94 (6.22%) JIRA
5 92 (6.08%) Subversion
6 76 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 72 (4.76%) Maven
8 50 (3.31%) Selenium
9 42 (2.78%) Eclipse
10 37 (2.45%) NUnit
11 36 (2.38%) webpack
12 32 (2.12%) Gradle
13 31 (2.05%) Bitbucket
14 29 (1.92%) JUnit
14 29 (1.92%) TeamCity
15 28 (1.85%) git-flow
16 23 (1.52%) Xcode
17 21 (1.39%) Mockito
18 15 (0.99%) ReSharper
18 15 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 158 (10.45%) Finance
2 92 (6.08%) Retail
3 37 (2.45%) Automotive
4 36 (2.38%) Marketing
5 33 (2.18%) Aerospace
6 28 (1.85%) Electronics
6 28 (1.85%) Games
7 27 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 25 (1.65%) Advertising
9 23 (1.52%) Telecoms
10 14 (0.93%) Law
10 14 (0.93%) Military
11 12 (0.79%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.53%) Legal
13 7 (0.46%) Avionics
14 5 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.26%) Back Office
16 2 (0.13%) Banking
17 1 (0.066%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,076 (71.16%) Developer
2 341 (22.55%) .NET Developer
3 284 (18.78%) Software Engineer
4 271 (17.92%) Senior Developer
5 246 (16.27%) C# Developer
6 245 (16.20%) Software Developer
7 194 (12.83%) Java Developer
8 175 (11.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 142 (9.39%) PHP Developer
10 99 (6.55%) Senior Java Developer
11 84 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
12 81 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
13 78 (5.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 76 (5.03%) C# Software Developer
15 75 (4.96%) .NET Software Developer
15 75 (4.96%) Graduate
16 68 (4.50%) Senior .NET Developer
17 67 (4.43%) Junior
18 62 (4.10%) Senior C# Developer
18 62 (4.10%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 722 (47.75%) .NET
2 494 (32.67%) HTML
3 433 (28.64%) CSS
4 378 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 326 (21.56%) AngularJS
6 272 (17.99%) Web Services
7 262 (17.33%) WCF
8 241 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 231 (15.28%) jQuery
10 200 (13.23%) .NET Framework
11 189 (12.50%) HTML5
12 188 (12.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 179 (11.84%) WPF
14 175 (11.57%) RESTful
15 168 (11.11%) XML
16 151 (9.99%) REST
17 136 (8.99%) Spring
18 132 (8.73%) React
19 131 (8.66%) Node.js
20 109 (7.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 287 (18.98%) Computer Science
2 160 (10.58%) Greenfield Project
3 99 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 98 (6.48%) Self-Motivation
5 74 (4.89%) User Experience
6 66 (4.37%) Mobile App
7 56 (3.70%) Algorithms
8 40 (2.65%) Social Media
9 39 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
10 25 (1.65%) Fintech
11 20 (1.32%) W3C
12 19 (1.26%) Management Information System
13 17 (1.12%) Data Structures
13 17 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
13 17 (1.12%) Social Network
14 12 (0.79%) EPoS
15 11 (0.73%) Reinsurance
16 9 (0.60%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.60%) CUDA
17 8 (0.53%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 196 (12.96%) Linux
2 138 (9.13%) Windows
3 65 (4.30%) Android
4 63 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 35 (2.31%) Unix
6 6 (0.40%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.066%) CentOS
7 1 (0.066%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.066%) Debian
7 1 (0.066%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.066%) Mesosphere
7 1 (0.066%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.066%) Solaris
7 1 (0.066%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 830 (54.89%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (34.85%) MVC
3 443 (29.30%) Software Engineering
4 433 (28.64%) OOD
5 418 (27.65%) TDD
6 366 (24.21%) OOP
7 268 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
8 227 (15.01%) Problem-Solving
9 218 (14.42%) Scrum
10 203 (13.43%) SDLC
11 202 (13.36%) Test Automation
12 198 (13.10%) SOLID
13 197 (13.03%) Web Development
14 187 (12.37%) BDD
15 159 (10.52%) Unit Testing
16 140 (9.26%) OOA/OOD
17 125 (8.27%) SOA
18 123 (8.13%) Web Application Development
19 117 (7.74%) Mentoring
20 112 (7.41%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 766 (50.66%) C#
2 678 (44.84%) JavaScript
3 473 (31.28%) SQL
4 468 (30.95%) Java
5 285 (18.85%) C++
6 244 (16.14%) PHP
7 143 (9.46%) Python
8 102 (6.75%) Ruby
9 90 (5.95%) T-SQL
10 82 (5.42%) C
11 52 (3.44%) VB.NET
12 47 (3.11%) TypeScript
13 44 (2.91%) PHP 5
14 40 (2.65%) VB
15 35 (2.31%) Scala
16 24 (1.59%) Java 8
17 23 (1.52%) XAML
18 21 (1.39%) PL/SQL
19 20 (1.32%) Objective-C
20 18 (1.19%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 318 (21.03%) Degree
2 128 (8.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 20 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.93%) PhD
6 9 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.26%) MBA
8 3 (0.20%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (0.20%) CITP
8 3 (0.20%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.13%) CCNA
9 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.13%) HND
9 2 (0.13%) ISEB
9 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.13%) RHCE
10 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.066%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.84%) QA
2 21 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 17 (1.12%) GCP
4 12 (0.79%) DICOM
4 12 (0.79%) GDPR
5 8 (0.53%) SLA
6 6 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.13%) WCAG
8 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.066%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (2.31%) Firmware
2 22 (1.46%) Docker
3 13 (0.86%) HDFS
4 5 (0.33%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.066%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.066%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (1.92%) Ansible
2 22 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.86%) Puppet
4 10 (0.66%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.20%) Kibana
5 3 (0.20%) logstash
5 3 (0.20%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.13%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.13%) Packer
6 2 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.13%) Terraform
7 1 (0.066%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.066%) Netcool
7 1 (0.066%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.066%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 315 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 126 (8.33%) Oracle
3 31 (2.05%) Atlassian
4 27 (1.79%) Xamarin
5 23 (1.52%) Google
6 22 (1.46%) TOWER Software
7 18 (1.19%) Capita
7 18 (1.19%) Zend
8 15 (0.99%) Twitter
9 13 (0.86%) Infragistics
9 13 (0.86%) SAP
10 9 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.60%) VMware
11 8 (0.53%) Apple
12 7 (0.46%) Adobe
12 7 (0.46%) Unisys
13 6 (0.40%) BT
14 5 (0.33%) LANSA
14 5 (0.33%) Sony
14 5 (0.33%) Yahoo!