Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 55 54
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 -13
Permanent jobs citing OO 1658 1683 2107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.42% 4.78% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 5.47% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1553 2005
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 26754 30778 37262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.42% 87.46% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22035 25532 30764
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -4 607 £42,500 -5.56% 42
Surrey +3 392 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Berkshire +27 324 £45,000 - 21
Hampshire -5 305 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Oxfordshire -7 150 £42,500 - 11
Buckinghamshire -22 134 £42,500 -5.56% 10
West Sussex +30 114 £37,500 -6.25% 4
East Sussex +4 110 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Kent +37 95 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Sussex - 8 £70,000 -
Isle of Wight +5 7 £24,000 -40.00%
Home Counties - 1 £60,000 -
OO
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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.

1 966 (58.26%) Agile Software Development
2 898 (54.16%) C#
3 746 (44.99%) .NET
4 712 (42.94%) JavaScript
5 664 (40.05%) SQL Server
6 580 (34.98%) SQL
7 563 (33.96%) HTML
8 540 (32.57%) MVC
9 538 (32.45%) CSS
10 469 (28.29%) Java
11 461 (27.80%) TDD
12 460 (27.74%) ASP.NET
13 439 (26.48%) OOP
14 368 (22.20%) Software Engineering
15 361 (21.77%) Web Services
16 338 (20.39%) jQuery
17 337 (20.33%) Microsoft
18 331 (19.96%) Linux
19 329 (19.84%) Degree
20 326 (19.66%) OOD
21 307 (18.52%) WCF
22 306 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
23 288 (17.37%) Web Development
24 283 (17.07%) Git (software)
25 273 (16.47%) PHP
26 261 (15.74%) Computer Science
26 261 (15.74%) Test Automation
27 248 (14.96%) C++
28 246 (14.84%) MySQL
28 246 (14.84%) Finance

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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 80 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
2 69 (4.16%) CMS
3 52 (3.14%) Apache
4 50 (3.02%) JBoss
5 46 (2.77%) IIS
6 29 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 28 (1.69%) Apache Spark
8 18 (1.09%) Confluence
9 17 (1.03%) WordPress
10 15 (0.90%) Apache Solr
10 15 (0.90%) Drupal
10 15 (0.90%) SharePoint
11 11 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
12 10 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.54%) nginx
14 8 (0.48%) Joomla!
15 6 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
16 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
17 4 (0.24%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.24%) GIMP
3 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.060%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.97%) Magento
2 5 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.24%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.060%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.060%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.060%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 88 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (4.76%) SaaS
4 17 (1.03%) GitHub
5 9 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.48%) npm
6 8 (0.48%) PaaS
7 7 (0.42%) Datadog
7 7 (0.42%) Office 365
7 7 (0.42%) Serverless
8 6 (0.36%) Slack
9 5 (0.30%) Force.com
9 5 (0.30%) Google Play
10 4 (0.24%) Algolia
11 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.12%) IaaS
11 2 (0.12%) Yarn
12 1 (0.060%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 138 (8.32%) Internet
2 49 (2.96%) HTTP
3 22 (1.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 22 (1.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 22 (1.33%) GSM
3 22 (1.33%) LTE
3 22 (1.33%) PBX
3 22 (1.33%) RANAP
3 22 (1.33%) RTP
3 22 (1.33%) UMTS
3 22 (1.33%) Wireshark
4 21 (1.27%) MGW
4 21 (1.27%) SGSN
5 20 (1.21%) GGSN
6 16 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (0.42%) VoIP
8 7 (0.42%) WAN
9 5 (0.30%) SMS
10 4 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 664 (40.05%) SQL Server
2 246 (14.84%) MySQL
3 164 (9.89%) Relational Database
4 119 (7.18%) NoSQL
5 99 (5.97%) SQL Server 2016
6 82 (4.95%) MongoDB
7 67 (4.04%) Redis
8 53 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
9 46 (2.77%) SQL Server 2014
10 41 (2.47%) RDBMS
11 39 (2.35%) Big Data
12 36 (2.17%) Oracle Database
13 33 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 23 (1.39%) HBase
15 21 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (0.97%) MariaDB
17 16 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
18 14 (0.84%) Hadoop
19 13 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 283 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 160 (9.65%) Visual Studio
3 128 (7.72%) Subversion
4 91 (5.49%) Selenium
5 89 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 81 (4.89%) Jenkins
7 52 (3.14%) JIRA
8 48 (2.90%) JUnit
9 45 (2.71%) Eclipse
10 39 (2.35%) Maven
11 38 (2.29%) PHPUnit
12 37 (2.23%) NUnit
12 37 (2.23%) WebDriver
13 31 (1.87%) Cucumber
13 31 (1.87%) JMeter
14 27 (1.63%) GCC
15 24 (1.45%) Trac
16 22 (1.33%) GDB
17 19 (1.15%) JSUnit
17 19 (1.15%) Mockito
General
1 246 (14.84%) Finance
2 91 (5.49%) Games
3 73 (4.40%) Electronics
4 71 (4.28%) Telecoms
5 68 (4.10%) Retail
6 58 (3.50%) Marketing
7 36 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 34 (2.05%) Automotive
9 25 (1.51%) Advertising
10 19 (1.15%) Back Office
11 15 (0.90%) Publishing
12 11 (0.66%) Banking
13 9 (0.54%) Law
13 9 (0.54%) Legal
14 8 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.30%) Swedish Language
16 4 (0.24%) Digital Economy
16 4 (0.24%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.18%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1175 (70.87%) Developer
2 403 (24.31%) .NET Developer
3 247 (14.90%) C# Developer
4 233 (14.05%) Software Engineer
5 224 (13.51%) Senior Developer
6 214 (12.91%) PHP Developer
7 177 (10.68%) Software Developer
8 176 (10.62%) Java Developer
9 136 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 120 (7.24%) Web Developer
11 92 (5.55%) ASP.NET Developer
11 92 (5.55%) Junior
12 80 (4.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 76 (4.58%) Junior Developer
14 74 (4.46%) Graduate
14 74 (4.46%) Senior .NET Developer
15 73 (4.40%) Senior Software Engineer
16 71 (4.28%) SQL Developer
17 66 (3.98%) C++ Software Engineer
18 61 (3.68%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 746 (44.99%) .NET
2 563 (33.96%) HTML
3 538 (32.45%) CSS
4 460 (27.74%) ASP.NET
5 361 (21.77%) Web Services
6 338 (20.39%) jQuery
7 307 (18.52%) WCF
8 306 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 243 (14.66%) AngularJS
10 232 (13.99%) .NET Framework
11 191 (11.52%) RESTful
12 185 (11.16%) Node.js
13 165 (9.95%) XML
14 161 (9.71%) ASP.NET Web API
15 155 (9.35%) WPF
16 154 (9.29%) HTML5
17 143 (8.62%) Ajax
18 138 (8.32%) Spring
19 137 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 129 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 261 (15.74%) Computer Science
2 167 (10.07%) Greenfield Project
3 133 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (3.44%) Mobile App
5 54 (3.26%) Algorithms
6 51 (3.08%) User Experience
7 33 (1.99%) BBC
8 30 (1.81%) Fintech
8 30 (1.81%) Social Media
9 24 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 23 (1.39%) Data Structures
10 23 (1.39%) W3C
11 22 (1.33%) N-Tier
12 16 (0.97%) iPad
13 12 (0.72%) EMV
13 12 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (0.72%) Tandem
14 10 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
14 10 (0.60%) Management Information System
14 10 (0.60%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 331 (19.96%) Linux
2 206 (12.42%) Windows
3 58 (3.50%) Unix
4 38 (2.29%) Android
5 26 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.36%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.30%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.18%) CentOS
9 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.18%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.060%) OS/400
10 1 (0.060%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.060%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.060%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 966 (58.26%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (32.57%) MVC
3 461 (27.80%) TDD
4 439 (26.48%) OOP
5 368 (22.20%) Software Engineering
6 326 (19.66%) OOD
7 288 (17.37%) Web Development
8 261 (15.74%) Test Automation
9 246 (14.84%) Scrum
10 191 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
11 174 (10.49%) BDD
12 166 (10.01%) Web Application Development
13 147 (8.87%) SOLID
14 141 (8.50%) SDLC
15 137 (8.26%) Unit Testing
16 121 (7.30%) OO PHP
17 107 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
18 106 (6.39%) Multithreading
19 92 (5.55%) Mentoring
19 92 (5.55%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 898 (54.16%) C#
2 712 (42.94%) JavaScript
3 580 (34.98%) SQL
4 469 (28.29%) Java
5 273 (16.47%) PHP
6 248 (14.96%) C++
7 169 (10.19%) Python
8 116 (7.00%) T-SQL
9 92 (5.55%) Ruby
10 72 (4.34%) C
11 53 (3.20%) PHP 5
11 53 (3.20%) VB.NET
12 47 (2.83%) VB
13 34 (2.05%) PHP 7
13 34 (2.05%) TypeScript
14 28 (1.69%) R
15 26 (1.57%) F#
16 25 (1.51%) PowerShell
17 24 (1.45%) PL/SQL
18 18 (1.09%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 329 (19.84%) Degree
2 122 (7.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.78%) Master's Degree
6 11 (0.66%) PhD
7 8 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.36%) MCPD
8 6 (0.36%) MCTS
8 6 (0.36%) Novell Certification
9 4 (0.24%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.18%) ISEB
10 3 (0.18%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.18%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.12%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.12%) HND
12 1 (0.060%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.060%) MCP
12 1 (0.060%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.80%) QA
2 7 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.18%) SLA
4 2 (0.12%) HL7
5 1 (0.060%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 59 (3.56%) Docker
2 20 (1.21%) HDFS
3 12 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.54%) Firmware
5 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.060%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.060%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.060%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.060%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (0.97%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 16 (0.97%) Kibana
2 16 (0.97%) WSUS
3 11 (0.66%) Ansible
4 9 (0.54%) Puppet
5 7 (0.42%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.24%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 2 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 337 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 100 (6.03%) Oracle
3 63 (3.80%) Zend
4 53 (3.20%) SAP
5 37 (2.23%) Google
6 33 (1.99%) Sony
7 26 (1.57%) Apple
7 26 (1.57%) Facebook
8 25 (1.51%) Yahoo!
9 22 (1.33%) Cisco
10 17 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (0.84%) VMware
12 13 (0.78%) Twitter
13 11 (0.66%) Sitecore
14 10 (0.60%) Adobe
14 10 (0.60%) AppDynamics
14 10 (0.60%) hybris
14 10 (0.60%) Splunk
14 10 (0.60%) TOWER Software
15 9 (0.54%) Concur