Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 57 43
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 1,812 1,488 2,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.85% 4.66% 5.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.69% 5.33% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,597 1,379 2,193
South East median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,398 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 27,078 27,942 35,396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.42% 87.49% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22,281 22,932 29,698
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +7 669 £42,500 -3.95% 128
Surrey +38 439 £47,500 -5.00% 44
Hampshire +5 352 £40,000 +6.67% 33
Berkshire +26 343 £42,500 -5.56% 55
Oxfordshire -7 167 £42,500 +13.33% 36
Buckinghamshire -3 160 £45,000 - 37
East Sussex +10 140 £42,500 +8.50% 17
Kent +21 96 £42,500 -22.73% 22
West Sussex +5 92 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Sussex -8 8 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Isle of Wight - 5 £24,000 - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing OO 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 South East region with a requirement for OO.

1 1,054 (58.17%) Agile Software Development
2 904 (49.89%) C#
3 760 (41.94%) .NET
4 741 (40.89%) JavaScript
5 714 (39.40%) SQL Server
6 683 (37.69%) SQL
7 626 (34.55%) HTML
8 619 (34.16%) CSS
9 580 (32.01%) MVC
10 578 (31.90%) TDD
11 515 (28.42%) Java
12 503 (27.76%) OOP
13 473 (26.10%) ASP.NET
14 404 (22.30%) Linux
15 398 (21.96%) Software Engineering
16 395 (21.80%) Web Services
17 371 (20.47%) OOD
18 362 (19.98%) jQuery
19 356 (19.65%) Degree
20 352 (19.43%) PHP
21 351 (19.37%) WCF
22 334 (18.43%) Git (software)
23 319 (17.60%) Microsoft
24 301 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
25 280 (15.45%) Web Development
26 279 (15.40%) Test Automation
27 275 (15.18%) Computer Science
28 263 (14.51%) AngularJS
29 257 (14.18%) C++
30 255 (14.07%) 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 82 (4.53%) CMS
2 64 (3.53%) JBoss
3 53 (2.92%) Apache
4 47 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
5 36 (1.99%) IIS
6 23 (1.27%) WordPress
7 21 (1.16%) Tomcat
8 20 (1.10%) Drupal
9 18 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 17 (0.94%) Apache Spark
10 17 (0.94%) Confluence
11 13 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.72%) Joomla!
11 13 (0.72%) SharePoint
12 12 (0.66%) Apache Solr
13 8 (0.44%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.39%) nginx
15 6 (0.33%) Apache ServiceMix
15 6 (0.33%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.11%) GIMP
4 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.055%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.49%) Magento
2 5 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.22%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.055%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.055%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 95 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (4.80%) SaaS
3 80 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (0.83%) GitHub
5 7 (0.39%) npm
5 7 (0.39%) PaaS
5 7 (0.39%) Serverless
6 6 (0.33%) Office 365
6 6 (0.33%) Slack
7 4 (0.22%) Algolia
7 4 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.22%) Datadog
7 4 (0.22%) Force.com
8 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.11%) Google Play
8 2 (0.11%) IaaS
8 2 (0.11%) Yarn
9 1 (0.055%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.055%) iTunes
9 1 (0.055%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 137 (7.56%) Internet
2 36 (1.99%) Wireshark
3 34 (1.88%) Asterisk PBX
3 34 (1.88%) Diameter Protocol
3 34 (1.88%) GGSN
3 34 (1.88%) GSM
3 34 (1.88%) LTE
3 34 (1.88%) MGW
3 34 (1.88%) PBX
3 34 (1.88%) RANAP
3 34 (1.88%) RTP
3 34 (1.88%) SGSN
3 34 (1.88%) UMTS
4 31 (1.71%) HTTP
5 18 (0.99%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.61%) VoIP
7 9 (0.50%) FTP
8 8 (0.44%) WAN
8 8 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.22%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 714 (39.40%) SQL Server
2 255 (14.07%) MySQL
3 156 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 134 (7.40%) NoSQL
4 134 (7.40%) SQL Server 2016
5 81 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
6 57 (3.15%) MongoDB
7 53 (2.92%) SQL Server 2014
8 51 (2.81%) Oracle Database
9 42 (2.32%) RDBMS
10 39 (2.15%) Redis
11 38 (2.10%) Big Data
12 37 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
13 26 (1.43%) HBase
14 22 (1.21%) Hadoop
15 21 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 13 (0.72%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 334 (18.43%) Git (software)
2 154 (8.50%) Subversion
3 148 (8.17%) Visual Studio
4 118 (6.51%) Selenium
5 103 (5.68%) Jenkins
6 73 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 64 (3.53%) Eclipse
8 51 (2.81%) WebDriver
9 48 (2.65%) Maven
10 47 (2.59%) JIRA
11 44 (2.43%) JUnit
11 44 (2.43%) Trac
12 37 (2.04%) GCC
13 34 (1.88%) GDB
14 33 (1.82%) Cucumber
15 32 (1.77%) JMeter
16 23 (1.27%) Gradle
16 23 (1.27%) PHPUnit
17 22 (1.21%) IntelliJ
17 22 (1.21%) NUnit
General
1 254 (14.02%) Finance
2 94 (5.19%) Games
3 87 (4.80%) Retail
4 62 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 55 (3.04%) Electronics
6 48 (2.65%) Marketing
7 34 (1.88%) Automotive
8 24 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.21%) Advertising
10 16 (0.88%) Banking
11 13 (0.72%) Aerospace
12 11 (0.61%) Back Office
12 11 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.55%) Law
14 9 (0.50%) Publishing
15 8 (0.44%) Military
16 6 (0.33%) Legal
17 5 (0.28%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.28%) Swedish Language
17 5 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1,305 (72.02%) Developer
2 408 (22.52%) .NET Developer
3 278 (15.34%) PHP Developer
4 266 (14.68%) Software Engineer
5 240 (13.25%) Senior Developer
6 221 (12.20%) Java Developer
7 219 (12.09%) C# Developer
8 184 (10.15%) Software Developer
9 124 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 99 (5.46%) Junior
11 97 (5.35%) C++ Software Engineer
12 84 (4.64%) Senior Software Engineer
13 82 (4.53%) ASP.NET Developer
14 79 (4.36%) Junior Developer
15 78 (4.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 77 (4.25%) Web Developer
17 74 (4.08%) Graduate
18 65 (3.59%) SQL Developer
19 64 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
20 63 (3.48%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 760 (41.94%) .NET
2 626 (34.55%) HTML
3 619 (34.16%) CSS
4 473 (26.10%) ASP.NET
5 395 (21.80%) Web Services
6 362 (19.98%) jQuery
7 351 (19.37%) WCF
8 301 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 263 (14.51%) AngularJS
10 233 (12.86%) RESTful
11 214 (11.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 199 (10.98%) .NET Framework
13 181 (9.99%) Node.js
14 178 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 175 (9.66%) Spring
16 172 (9.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 170 (9.38%) XML
18 162 (8.94%) HTML5
19 161 (8.89%) Ajax
20 158 (8.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 275 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 215 (11.87%) Greenfield Project
3 133 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (3.31%) Algorithms
5 55 (3.04%) Mobile App
6 52 (2.87%) BBC
7 49 (2.70%) User Experience
8 40 (2.21%) Fintech
9 38 (2.10%) Social Media
10 19 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.05%) N-Tier
11 16 (0.88%) Client/Server
11 16 (0.88%) W3C
12 15 (0.83%) Data Structures
13 13 (0.72%) Tandem
14 12 (0.66%) EMV
14 12 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
15 10 (0.55%) Social Network
16 9 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 404 (22.30%) Linux
2 218 (12.03%) Windows
3 79 (4.36%) Unix
4 26 (1.43%) Android
4 26 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 8 (0.44%) CentOS
5 8 (0.44%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.28%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.22%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.055%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,054 (58.17%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (32.01%) MVC
3 578 (31.90%) TDD
4 503 (27.76%) OOP
5 398 (21.96%) Software Engineering
6 371 (20.47%) OOD
7 280 (15.45%) Web Development
8 279 (15.40%) Test Automation
9 228 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
10 226 (12.47%) Scrum
11 210 (11.59%) BDD
11 210 (11.59%) Web Application Development
12 200 (11.04%) SDLC
13 185 (10.21%) OO PHP
14 161 (8.89%) SOLID
15 135 (7.45%) Unit Testing
16 117 (6.46%) Multithreading
17 109 (6.02%) OOA/OOD
18 102 (5.63%) Mathematics
18 102 (5.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 904 (49.89%) C#
2 741 (40.89%) JavaScript
3 683 (37.69%) SQL
4 515 (28.42%) Java
5 352 (19.43%) PHP
6 257 (14.18%) C++
7 207 (11.42%) Python
8 115 (6.35%) T-SQL
9 106 (5.85%) Ruby
10 60 (3.31%) VB
11 56 (3.09%) C
12 52 (2.87%) PHP 7
13 51 (2.81%) VB.NET
14 43 (2.37%) PHP 5
15 34 (1.88%) F#
16 33 (1.82%) R
17 30 (1.66%) PowerShell
18 29 (1.60%) Embedded C++
19 28 (1.55%) TypeScript
20 23 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 356 (19.65%) Degree
2 132 (7.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 24 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.66%) Master's Degree
5 12 (0.66%) MCTS
6 11 (0.61%) MCPD
7 9 (0.50%) PhD
8 4 (0.22%) Novell Certification
8 4 (0.22%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.17%) ISEB
9 3 (0.17%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.17%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.17%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.055%) MCAD
10 1 (0.055%) MCP
10 1 (0.055%) MCSD
10 1 (0.055%) MySQL Certification
10 1 (0.055%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (3.86%) QA
2 5 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.11%) HL7
4 1 (0.055%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.055%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (3.15%) Docker
2 23 (1.27%) HDFS
3 11 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.55%) Firmware
5 4 (0.22%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 23 (1.27%) Puppet
2 22 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.10%) Ansible
4 15 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 15 (0.83%) Kibana
4 15 (0.83%) WSUS
5 5 (0.28%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.22%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.22%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 2 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 319 (17.60%) Microsoft
2 137 (7.56%) Oracle
3 85 (4.69%) Zend
4 52 (2.87%) Sony
5 43 (2.37%) SAP
6 39 (2.15%) Google
7 35 (1.93%) Facebook
8 34 (1.88%) Cisco
9 33 (1.82%) Apple
9 33 (1.82%) Yahoo!
10 23 (1.27%) Twitter
11 16 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (0.61%) Perforce
12 11 (0.61%) VMware
13 10 (0.55%) Adobe
13 10 (0.55%) AppDynamics
13 10 (0.55%) Splunk
13 10 (0.55%) TOWER Software
14 9 (0.50%) Sophos
15 8 (0.44%) Capita