Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 47 51
Rank change year-on-year -18 +4 -10
Permanent jobs citing OO 1,193 1,652 1,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.53% 5.45% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.97% 6.06% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,001 1,517 1,418
South East median annual salary £46,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 23,989 27,270 26,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.08% 90.03% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19,213 22,680 21,609
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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
Hampshire +11 425 £44,000 -2.22% 6
Thames Valley -38 337 £50,000 - 16
Surrey -10 212 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Berkshire -23 205 £50,000 - 9
East Sussex -21 98 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex -6 83 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Oxfordshire -9 73 £52,500 +10.53% 5
Buckinghamshire -55 59 £48,000 -4.00% 2
Kent -18 39 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Middlesex +7 3 £55,000 -38.89% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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.

1 589 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (45.26%) C#
3 484 (40.57%) JavaScript
4 462 (38.73%) .NET
5 426 (35.71%) Java
6 390 (32.69%) SQL
7 374 (31.35%) HTML
8 356 (29.84%) OOP
9 341 (28.58%) Software Engineering
10 318 (26.66%) Degree
11 307 (25.73%) SQL Server
12 306 (25.65%) C++
13 295 (24.73%) CSS
14 281 (23.55%) Git (software)
15 279 (23.39%) Linux
16 263 (22.05%) MVC
17 252 (21.12%) Computer Science
18 234 (19.61%) TDD
19 230 (19.28%) OOD
20 213 (17.85%) MySQL
21 208 (17.44%) Web Services
22 202 (16.93%) jQuery
23 201 (16.85%) ASP.NET
24 197 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
25 186 (15.59%) Microsoft
26 183 (15.34%) AngularJS
27 174 (14.59%) Spring
27 174 (14.59%) SOLID
28 173 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
29 168 (14.08%) WCF

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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 53 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
2 44 (3.69%) IIS
3 43 (3.60%) Confluence
4 28 (2.35%) Apache
5 23 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (1.26%) WordPress
7 13 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.75%) Apache Spark
8 9 (0.75%) CMS
9 8 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (0.50%) JBoss
11 5 (0.42%) Drupal
11 5 (0.42%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.34%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.25%) Mendix
14 2 (0.17%) Apache ServiceMix
14 2 (0.17%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.17%) nginx
14 2 (0.17%) SAP Portal
14 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.25%) Doxygen
3 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.17%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.34%) Magento
4 2 (0.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 141 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 137 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (6.29%) SaaS
4 44 (3.69%) Serverless
5 33 (2.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 27 (2.26%) PaaS
7 24 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (1.84%) Azure Functions
9 16 (1.34%) Google Play
10 14 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (0.84%) GitHub
12 9 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.42%) npm
15 4 (0.34%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 3 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
16 3 (0.25%) Route 53
17 2 (0.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
17 2 (0.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.34%) Skype
2 13 (1.09%) HTTP
2 13 (1.09%) Internet
3 10 (0.84%) Link 16
3 10 (0.84%) Link 22
3 10 (0.84%) Network Security
3 10 (0.84%) RTP
3 10 (0.84%) Tactical Data Link
3 10 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.67%) LTE
4 8 (0.67%) PBX
4 8 (0.67%) VPN
4 8 (0.67%) Wireshark
5 7 (0.59%) Diameter Protocol
5 7 (0.59%) GSM
5 7 (0.59%) H.323
5 7 (0.59%) MGW
5 7 (0.59%) RANAP
5 7 (0.59%) SGSN
5 7 (0.59%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (25.73%) SQL Server
2 213 (17.85%) MySQL
3 118 (9.89%) Relational Database
4 65 (5.45%) NoSQL
5 59 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (2.43%) MongoDB
7 28 (2.35%) Big Data
8 27 (2.26%) Azure SQL Database
8 27 (2.26%) RDBMS
9 11 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
9 11 (0.92%) SQL Server 2017
10 9 (0.75%) MariaDB
11 8 (0.67%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.59%) SQLite
13 5 (0.42%) JasperReports
13 5 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.25%) GIS
15 3 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 281 (23.55%) Git (software)
2 111 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 107 (8.97%) JIRA
4 82 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 78 (6.54%) Jenkins
6 65 (5.45%) Maven
7 50 (4.19%) Subversion
8 35 (2.93%) Bitbucket
8 35 (2.93%) Eclipse
9 34 (2.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 30 (2.51%) Selenium
11 22 (1.84%) NetBeans
12 20 (1.68%) NUnit
13 17 (1.42%) JUnit
14 16 (1.34%) Android Studio
14 16 (1.34%) Ant
15 15 (1.26%) JIRA Agile
16 14 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
16 14 (1.17%) SonarQube
17 13 (1.09%) Gradle
General
1 110 (9.22%) Finance
2 51 (4.27%) Marketing
3 41 (3.44%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.93%) Aerospace
5 32 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 31 (2.60%) Retail
7 30 (2.51%) Electronics
8 25 (2.10%) Legal
8 25 (2.10%) Military
9 16 (1.34%) Games
10 14 (1.17%) Publishing
11 13 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.67%) Banking
13 5 (0.42%) Automotive
13 5 (0.42%) Local Government
14 3 (0.25%) Advertising
14 3 (0.25%) Law
15 2 (0.17%) Back Office
15 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 820 (68.73%) Developer
2 227 (19.03%) .NET Developer
3 218 (18.27%) Software Engineer
4 183 (15.34%) Java Developer
5 179 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 168 (14.08%) Software Developer
7 167 (14.00%) C# Developer
8 135 (11.32%) PHP Developer
9 110 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 99 (8.30%) Junior
11 86 (7.21%) Junior Developer
12 69 (5.78%) C++ Software Engineer
13 66 (5.53%) Full Stack Developer
14 62 (5.20%) Graduate
15 56 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
16 55 (4.61%) Architect
17 53 (4.44%) Senior Software Developer
18 51 (4.27%) .NET Software Developer
18 51 (4.27%) Senior .NET Developer
19 50 (4.19%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (38.73%) .NET
2 374 (31.35%) HTML
3 295 (24.73%) CSS
4 208 (17.44%) Web Services
5 202 (16.93%) jQuery
6 201 (16.85%) ASP.NET
7 183 (15.34%) AngularJS
8 174 (14.59%) Spring
9 168 (14.08%) WCF
10 157 (13.16%) XML
11 156 (13.08%) RESTful
12 147 (12.32%) REST
13 131 (10.98%) HTML5
14 127 (10.65%) .NET Framework
15 124 (10.39%) SOAP
16 101 (8.47%) React
17 86 (7.21%) Ajax
18 78 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
18 78 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 72 (6.04%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 68 (5.70%) Mobile App
2 62 (5.20%) Greenfield Project
2 62 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
3 60 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (4.02%) Algorithms
4 48 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
5 44 (3.69%) User Experience
6 28 (2.35%) Robotics
7 26 (2.18%) Data Structures
8 22 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
9 19 (1.59%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.34%) Tandem
11 13 (1.09%) Life Science
12 12 (1.01%) Management Information System
13 11 (0.92%) Driving Licence
14 10 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
14 10 (0.84%) Internet of Things
15 8 (0.67%) Acoustics
16 7 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
17 6 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 279 (23.39%) Linux
2 141 (11.82%) Windows
3 106 (8.89%) Android
4 71 (5.95%) Apple iOS
5 45 (3.77%) Unix
6 5 (0.42%) CentOS
6 5 (0.42%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.42%) VxWorks
7 3 (0.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.084%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 589 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (29.84%) OOP
3 341 (28.58%) Software Engineering
4 263 (22.05%) MVC
5 252 (21.12%) Computer Science
6 234 (19.61%) TDD
7 230 (19.28%) OOD
8 197 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
9 174 (14.59%) SOLID
10 173 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
11 162 (13.58%) Web Development
12 137 (11.48%) Test Automation
13 136 (11.40%) Mathematics
14 128 (10.73%) Unit Testing
15 115 (9.64%) SOA
16 106 (8.89%) Scrum
17 104 (8.72%) SDLC
18 97 (8.13%) Multithreading
19 94 (7.88%) Open Source
20 85 (7.12%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 540 (45.26%) C#
2 484 (40.57%) JavaScript
3 426 (35.71%) Java
4 390 (32.69%) SQL
5 306 (25.65%) C++
6 166 (13.91%) PHP
7 150 (12.57%) Python
8 102 (8.55%) C
9 47 (3.94%) Objective-C
10 43 (3.60%) TypeScript
11 40 (3.35%) Ruby
12 33 (2.77%) Java 8
13 27 (2.26%) Apple Swift
13 27 (2.26%) VB
13 27 (2.26%) VB.NET
14 26 (2.18%) T-SQL
15 25 (2.10%) PHP 5
16 22 (1.84%) ES6
17 17 (1.42%) Go
18 15 (1.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 318 (26.66%) Degree
2 156 (13.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 96 (8.05%) Security Cleared
4 75 (6.29%) SC Cleared
5 28 (2.35%) Numerate Degree
6 22 (1.84%) DV Cleared
7 12 (1.01%) DBS Check
8 7 (0.59%) HND
8 7 (0.59%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.50%) PhD
10 5 (0.42%) Chartered Engineer
11 4 (0.34%) ISEB
12 3 (0.25%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.084%) CCNA
13 1 (0.084%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.084%) HNC
13 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (6.79%) QA
2 10 (0.84%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 5 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.17%) GDPR
5 2 (0.17%) HL7
5 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.084%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (6.29%) Docker
2 20 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.25%) Firmware
5 3 (0.25%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.17%) Varnish
7 1 (0.084%) Ceph
7 1 (0.084%) Lustre
7 1 (0.084%) NFS
7 1 (0.084%) Samba
Systems Management
1 27 (2.26%) Kubernetes
2 24 (2.01%) Ansible
3 17 (1.42%) Kibana
3 17 (1.42%) logstash
4 16 (1.34%) Puppet
5 10 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.59%) Terraform
7 4 (0.34%) Nagios
8 3 (0.25%) Grafana
8 3 (0.25%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.084%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 186 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 62 (5.20%) Oracle
3 58 (4.86%) Google
4 43 (3.60%) Zend
5 28 (2.35%) Atlassian
6 27 (2.26%) SAP
7 20 (1.68%) VMware
8 15 (1.26%) Adobe
9 10 (0.84%) Twitter
10 9 (0.75%) Cisco
11 7 (0.59%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.34%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.34%) Splunk
13 3 (0.25%) IBM
13 3 (0.25%) OutSystems
14 2 (0.17%) Facebook
14 2 (0.17%) JD Edwards
14 2 (0.17%) Perforce
15 1 (0.084%) Sun