Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 49 55
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 0
Permanent jobs citing OO 1,424 1,548 1,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.89% 5.36% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.44% 6.00% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,223 1,395 1,569
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,050 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +2.10% +1.01% +4.21%

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 26,160 25,815 31,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.77% 89.46% 89.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21,588 21,272 26,137
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -3 504 £52,500 +23.53% 86
Hampshire -4 341 £45,000 +5.88% 45
Berkshire -6 275 £52,500 +23.53% 30
Surrey -16 228 £50,000 +5.26% 33
East Sussex +15 174 £45,000 +12.50% 9
West Sussex +6 125 £42,500 +21.43% 17
Oxfordshire -9 122 £42,500 - 38
Buckinghamshire -6 107 £52,500 +23.53% 18
Kent -16 46 £43,500 -3.33% 20
Middlesex +10 3 £70,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 798 (56.04%) Agile Software Development
2 718 (50.42%) C#
3 682 (47.89%) .NET
4 621 (43.61%) JavaScript
5 475 (33.36%) SQL
6 465 (32.65%) Java
7 444 (31.18%) HTML
8 432 (30.34%) MVC
9 420 (29.49%) Software Engineering
10 417 (29.28%) OOD
11 405 (28.44%) SQL Server
12 401 (28.16%) CSS
13 384 (26.97%) TDD
14 355 (24.93%) Git (software)
15 334 (23.46%) ASP.NET
15 334 (23.46%) OOP
16 332 (23.31%) AngularJS
17 308 (21.63%) Continuous Integration
18 297 (20.86%) Microsoft
19 293 (20.58%) Computer Science
20 292 (20.51%) Degree
20 292 (20.51%) Web Services
21 281 (19.73%) C++
22 245 (17.21%) SOLID
23 237 (16.64%) Scrum
24 235 (16.50%) WCF
25 228 (16.01%) Problem-Solving
26 221 (15.52%) PHP
26 221 (15.52%) Test Automation
27 211 (14.82%) Linux

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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 52 (3.65%) IIS
2 48 (3.37%) Confluence
3 38 (2.67%) Apache
4 35 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (2.18%) BizTalk Server
6 25 (1.76%) WordPress
7 22 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 16 (1.12%) Drupal
8 16 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.05%) CMS
9 15 (1.05%) Tomcat
10 14 (0.98%) Apache Solr
11 10 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
11 10 (0.70%) Apache Spark
12 7 (0.49%) JBoss
12 7 (0.49%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.35%) Commerce Server
13 5 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
13 5 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (0.49%) MS Visio
2 6 (0.42%) GIMP
2 6 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.28%) Doxygen
3 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.42%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.14%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.14%) Magento
3 2 (0.14%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 195 (13.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 166 (11.66%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (5.41%) SaaS
4 29 (2.04%) npm
5 28 (1.97%) Serverless
6 22 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 20 (1.40%) GitHub
8 18 (1.26%) PaaS
9 15 (1.05%) Azure Functions
10 12 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (0.84%) TestFlight
11 7 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.35%) iTunes
12 5 (0.35%) Yarn
13 4 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.28%) IaaS
14 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.14%) Google Play
15 1 (0.070%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.23%) HTTP
1 46 (3.23%) Internet
2 37 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 13 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (0.63%) Ethernet
4 9 (0.63%) LTE
5 7 (0.49%) Bluetooth
5 7 (0.49%) Wireless
6 6 (0.42%) SNMP
6 6 (0.42%) UMTS
6 6 (0.42%) WiMAX
7 5 (0.35%) RS-232
8 4 (0.28%) 4G
8 4 (0.28%) AMQP
9 3 (0.21%) 3G
9 3 (0.21%) 5G
9 3 (0.21%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (0.21%) Network Security
9 3 (0.21%) VoIP
9 3 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 405 (28.44%) SQL Server
2 210 (14.75%) MySQL
3 146 (10.25%) Relational Database
4 82 (5.76%) NoSQL
5 67 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
6 48 (3.37%) MongoDB
7 46 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
8 41 (2.88%) RDBMS
9 39 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 38 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 37 (2.60%) Oracle Database
12 32 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
13 29 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
14 27 (1.90%) Big Data
15 23 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 21 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
18 14 (0.98%) Hadoop
18 14 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
19 13 (0.91%) Redis
Development Applications
1 355 (24.93%) Git (software)
2 195 (13.69%) Visual Studio
3 122 (8.57%) Jenkins
4 113 (7.94%) JIRA
5 99 (6.95%) Subversion
6 86 (6.04%) Maven
7 83 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 51 (3.58%) Eclipse
9 46 (3.23%) TeamCity
9 46 (3.23%) webpack
10 43 (3.02%) Selenium
11 39 (2.74%) JUnit
12 37 (2.60%) NUnit
13 36 (2.53%) Gradle
14 35 (2.46%) Bitbucket
15 27 (1.90%) Cucumber
16 26 (1.83%) Xcode
17 23 (1.62%) git-flow
18 21 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
19 20 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 146 (10.25%) Finance
2 83 (5.83%) Retail
3 38 (2.67%) Automotive
4 37 (2.60%) Aerospace
5 36 (2.53%) Marketing
6 32 (2.25%) Electronics
7 22 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.19%) Games
9 16 (1.12%) Advertising
10 14 (0.98%) Military
10 14 (0.98%) Telecoms
11 13 (0.91%) Back Office
12 12 (0.84%) Law
13 6 (0.42%) Avionics
13 6 (0.42%) Banking
13 6 (0.42%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.35%) Legal
14 5 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.070%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 954 (66.99%) Developer
2 282 (19.80%) .NET Developer
3 279 (19.59%) Software Engineer
4 267 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 224 (15.73%) Software Developer
6 217 (15.24%) C# Developer
7 172 (12.08%) Java Developer
8 154 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 115 (8.08%) PHP Developer
10 97 (6.81%) C# Software Engineer
11 85 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
12 84 (5.90%) ASP.NET Developer
13 82 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 80 (5.62%) .NET Software Engineer
15 69 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
15 69 (4.85%) Web Developer
16 67 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
17 63 (4.42%) .NET Software Developer
17 63 (4.42%) Graduate
18 54 (3.79%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 682 (47.89%) .NET
2 444 (31.18%) HTML
3 401 (28.16%) CSS
4 334 (23.46%) ASP.NET
5 332 (23.31%) AngularJS
6 292 (20.51%) Web Services
7 235 (16.50%) WCF
8 196 (13.76%) jQuery
9 186 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 174 (12.22%) .NET Framework
11 172 (12.08%) HTML5
12 170 (11.94%) XML
13 165 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 164 (11.52%) REST
14 164 (11.52%) RESTful
15 145 (10.18%) React
16 133 (9.34%) Spring
17 126 (8.85%) WPF
18 100 (7.02%) SOAP
19 94 (6.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 293 (20.58%) Computer Science
2 124 (8.71%) Greenfield Project
3 113 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (6.39%) Self-Motivation
5 81 (5.69%) User Experience
6 74 (5.20%) Mobile App
7 49 (3.44%) Algorithms
7 49 (3.44%) Social Media
8 37 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (2.04%) Fintech
10 24 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
11 19 (1.33%) Data Structures
12 17 (1.19%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.12%) N-Tier
14 14 (0.98%) W3C
15 10 (0.70%) EPoS
15 10 (0.70%) Robotics
16 9 (0.63%) e-Learning
16 9 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
16 9 (0.63%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 211 (14.82%) Linux
2 140 (9.83%) Windows
3 94 (6.60%) Android
4 88 (6.18%) Apple iOS
5 45 (3.16%) Unix
6 4 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.28%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.070%) CentOS
9 1 (0.070%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.070%) Debian
9 1 (0.070%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.070%) Mesosphere
9 1 (0.070%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (56.04%) Agile Software Development
2 432 (30.34%) MVC
3 420 (29.49%) Software Engineering
4 417 (29.28%) OOD
5 384 (26.97%) TDD
6 334 (23.46%) OOP
7 308 (21.63%) Continuous Integration
8 245 (17.21%) SOLID
9 237 (16.64%) Scrum
10 228 (16.01%) Problem-Solving
11 221 (15.52%) Test Automation
12 190 (13.34%) Web Development
13 169 (11.87%) SOA
14 158 (11.10%) SDLC
15 148 (10.39%) BDD
16 146 (10.25%) OOA/OOD
16 146 (10.25%) Unit Testing
17 110 (7.72%) Mentoring
17 110 (7.72%) Pair Programming
18 109 (7.65%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 718 (50.42%) C#
2 621 (43.61%) JavaScript
3 475 (33.36%) SQL
4 465 (32.65%) Java
5 281 (19.73%) C++
6 221 (15.52%) PHP
7 117 (8.22%) Python
8 82 (5.76%) T-SQL
9 81 (5.69%) C
10 63 (4.42%) Ruby
11 55 (3.86%) TypeScript
12 46 (3.23%) VB
13 37 (2.60%) PHP 5
14 34 (2.39%) Java 8
15 33 (2.32%) Scala
16 32 (2.25%) Objective-C
17 29 (2.04%) Apple Swift
17 29 (2.04%) VB.NET
18 21 (1.47%) PL/SQL
19 19 (1.33%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 292 (20.51%) Degree
2 123 (8.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 29 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.63%) PhD
8 6 (0.42%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.21%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.21%) CITP
9 3 (0.21%) HND
9 3 (0.21%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.14%) CCNA
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.14%) ISEB
10 2 (0.14%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.14%) RHCE
11 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (5.34%) QA
2 14 (0.98%) DICOM
2 14 (0.98%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.56%) GDPR
4 3 (0.21%) SLA
5 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.14%) WCAG
6 1 (0.070%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (3.37%) Docker
2 33 (2.32%) Firmware
3 12 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.63%) VirtualBox
5 8 (0.56%) HDFS
6 5 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.28%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.28%) Varnish
8 2 (0.14%) Postfix
9 1 (0.070%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.070%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 36 (2.53%) Ansible
2 28 (1.97%) Kubernetes
3 17 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.63%) Kibana
5 8 (0.56%) Terraform
6 7 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (0.49%) Packer
7 5 (0.35%) logstash
8 4 (0.28%) Oozie
8 4 (0.28%) Puppet
8 4 (0.28%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.14%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.14%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.070%) Grafana
Vendors
1 297 (20.86%) Microsoft
2 124 (8.71%) Oracle
3 29 (2.04%) Atlassian
4 27 (1.90%) Xamarin
5 26 (1.83%) Google
6 18 (1.26%) Zend
7 15 (1.05%) TOWER Software
7 15 (1.05%) Twitter
8 14 (0.98%) VMware
9 13 (0.91%) SAP
10 9 (0.63%) Intel
11 8 (0.56%) Adobe
11 8 (0.56%) Unisys
12 7 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.42%) Apple
14 5 (0.35%) Assembla
14 5 (0.35%) Splunk
14 5 (0.35%) Tableau
14 5 (0.35%) Telerik
15 4 (0.28%) Hortonworks