Period
to 29 September 2020

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 29 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 80 51
Rank change year-on-year +10 -29 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 310 948 1,464
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.88% 3.73% 4.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 4.11% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 282 899 1,291
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,650 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £69,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 7,318 23,084 26,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.66% 90.79% 90.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5,962 18,457 21,924
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +2.94% +2.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OO as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing OO in the South East over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

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 29 September 2020. 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 +34 123 £50,000 +5.26% 25
Berkshire +39 80 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Hampshire -23 76 £44,000 - 13
East Sussex +25 45 £50,000 -9.09% 6
West Sussex +27 34 £60,000 +84.62% 7
Oxfordshire +23 27 £39,500 -6.37% 10
Surrey +32 22 £50,000 -15.97% 7
Buckinghamshire +38 16 £62,500 +37.36% 2
Kent +25 8 £70,000 +55.56% 3
Middlesex +4 2 £60,000 - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, 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.

1 181 (58.39%) OOP
2 145 (46.77%) JavaScript
3 143 (46.13%) SQL Server
4 139 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
5 133 (42.90%) C#
6 128 (41.29%) .NET
7 118 (38.06%) HTML
8 117 (37.74%) MVC
9 111 (35.81%) MySQL
10 110 (35.48%) CSS
11 106 (34.19%) Web Development
12 102 (32.90%) jQuery
13 89 (28.71%) Azure
14 88 (28.39%) TDD
15 85 (27.42%) PHP
16 82 (26.45%) Degree
17 75 (24.19%) Linux
18 72 (23.23%) Python
19 71 (22.90%) Java
20 70 (22.58%) Web Services
21 69 (22.26%) ASP.NET
22 68 (21.94%) Microsoft
23 66 (21.29%) SQL
24 62 (20.00%) .NET Framework
24 62 (20.00%) Computer Science
25 58 (18.71%) Software Engineering
26 56 (18.06%) Git (software)
26 56 (18.06%) DevOps
27 55 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
28 53 (17.10%) BDD

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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 21 (6.77%) IIS
2 12 (3.87%) CMS
2 12 (3.87%) WordPress
3 8 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.94%) Apache
4 6 (1.94%) Drupal
5 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.65%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.32%) Confluence
6 1 (0.32%) GemFire
6 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Sketch
4 1 (0.32%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.94%) Eloqua
3 5 (1.61%) Magento
3 5 (1.61%) Shopify
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.65%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.65%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 89 (28.71%) Azure
2 40 (12.90%) SaaS
3 31 (10.00%) AWS
4 20 (6.45%) GCP
5 17 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.26%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.97%) GitHub
8 2 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.65%) PaaS
8 2 (0.65%) Serverless
8 2 (0.65%) Veeva
9 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.32%) AWS CodeCommit
9 1 (0.32%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (0.32%) IaaS
9 1 (0.32%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.13%) Firewall
1 19 (6.13%) Skype
2 15 (4.84%) H.323
3 13 (4.19%) DNS
3 13 (4.19%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.26%) Network Security
5 4 (1.29%) HTTP
5 4 (1.29%) SNMP
6 3 (0.97%) 4G
6 3 (0.97%) 5G
6 3 (0.97%) IPv4
6 3 (0.97%) IPv6
6 3 (0.97%) LTE
6 3 (0.97%) SSL
6 3 (0.97%) UMTS
6 3 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.97%) WiMAX
6 3 (0.97%) Wireless
6 3 (0.97%) X.509
7 2 (0.65%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (46.13%) SQL Server
2 111 (35.81%) MySQL
3 45 (14.52%) Relational Database
4 19 (6.13%) MongoDB
4 19 (6.13%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.23%) Big Data
5 10 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.26%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (1.61%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.29%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.29%) BigQuery
9 4 (1.29%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.97%) Redis
11 2 (0.65%) DB2
11 2 (0.65%) DB2 UDB
11 2 (0.65%) QlikView
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (18.06%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.06%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (3.55%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.26%) Selenium
5 7 (2.26%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.61%) PHPUnit
7 4 (1.29%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.29%) Subversion
8 2 (0.65%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.65%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.65%) JIRA
8 2 (0.65%) JUnit
8 2 (0.65%) NUnit
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.65%) Postman
9 1 (0.32%) GitLab
9 1 (0.32%) JMeter
9 1 (0.32%) Xcode
General
1 39 (12.58%) Finance
2 16 (5.16%) Marketing
3 12 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.58%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.61%) Norwegian Language
6 4 (1.29%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.29%) Military
6 4 (1.29%) Retail
7 3 (0.97%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) Law
8 2 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 208 (67.10%) Developer
2 75 (24.19%) PHP Developer
3 67 (21.61%) C# Developer
4 48 (15.48%) .NET Developer
5 44 (14.19%) Senior Developer
5 44 (14.19%) Software Developer
6 40 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 37 (11.94%) Senior PHP Developer
8 33 (10.65%) Agile C# Developer
8 33 (10.65%) Agile Developer
9 31 (10.00%) Software Engineer
10 25 (8.06%) Agile .NET Developer
11 24 (7.74%) DevOps Engineer
12 23 (7.42%) Graduate
13 22 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
14 19 (6.13%) LAMP Developer
14 19 (6.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 19 (6.13%) Senior Software Developer
15 18 (5.81%) Python Engineer
15 18 (5.81%) Senior LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (41.29%) .NET
2 118 (38.06%) HTML
3 110 (35.48%) CSS
4 102 (32.90%) jQuery
5 70 (22.58%) Web Services
6 69 (22.26%) ASP.NET
7 62 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 55 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (16.77%) Laravel
10 50 (16.13%) Entity Framework
11 48 (15.48%) CodeIgniter
12 47 (15.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 46 (14.84%) REST
14 41 (13.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 37 (11.94%) AngularJS
16 35 (11.29%) Ajax
17 34 (10.97%) NHibernate
17 34 (10.97%) Symfony
18 33 (10.65%) React
19 32 (10.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.03%) Mobile App
2 22 (7.10%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (5.48%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.26%) Reinsurance
6 6 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.61%) iPhone
7 5 (1.61%) Over-the-Top Content
7 5 (1.61%) PKI
7 5 (1.61%) Renewable Energy
8 3 (0.97%) User Experience
9 2 (0.65%) AS400
9 2 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.65%) EPoS
9 2 (0.65%) GPGPU
9 2 (0.65%) iSeries
9 2 (0.65%) Robotics
9 2 (0.65%) Social Media
9 2 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 75 (24.19%) Linux
2 46 (14.84%) Android
3 38 (12.26%) Windows
4 37 (11.94%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.19%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.61%) Unix
7 4 (1.29%) CentOS
7 4 (1.29%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Debian
9 1 (0.32%) FreeRTOS
9 1 (0.32%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (58.39%) OOP
2 139 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (37.74%) MVC
4 106 (34.19%) Web Development
5 88 (28.39%) TDD
6 62 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 58 (18.71%) Software Engineering
8 56 (18.06%) DevOps
9 53 (17.10%) BDD
10 42 (13.55%) OO PHP
11 40 (12.90%) Test Automation
12 33 (10.65%) Android Development
13 31 (10.00%) Mobile Development
14 29 (9.35%) iOS Development
15 25 (8.06%) Mathematics
16 24 (7.74%) Scrum
17 23 (7.42%) Mobile Application Development
18 22 (7.10%) OOD
19 21 (6.77%) SDLC
20 20 (6.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 145 (46.77%) JavaScript
2 133 (42.90%) C#
3 85 (27.42%) PHP
4 72 (23.23%) Python
5 71 (22.90%) Java
6 66 (21.29%) SQL
7 35 (11.29%) C++
8 25 (8.06%) Apple Swift
8 25 (8.06%) Objective-C
9 23 (7.42%) C
9 23 (7.42%) PowerShell
10 22 (7.10%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.55%) VB
12 10 (3.23%) TypeScript
13 9 (2.90%) VB6
14 8 (2.58%) PHP 7
15 7 (2.26%) PHP 5
16 6 (1.94%) VB.NET
17 4 (1.29%) Go
18 3 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 82 (26.45%) Degree
2 39 (12.58%) Security Cleared
3 24 (7.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.32%) CIW
6 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.52%) QA
2 6 (1.94%) SLA
3 2 (0.65%) NIST
4 1 (0.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 35 (11.29%) Docker
2 13 (4.19%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.58%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.94%) KVM
6 3 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.26%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.94%) Terraform
3 2 (0.65%) Ansible
3 2 (0.65%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) Grafana
4 1 (0.32%) Kibana
4 1 (0.32%) logstash
4 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.32%) Packer
4 1 (0.32%) Rancher
4 1 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 68 (21.94%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.48%) Zend
3 17 (5.48%) Google
4 11 (3.55%) VMware
5 7 (2.26%) Telerik
5 7 (2.26%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.94%) HubSpot
6 6 (1.94%) Marketo
6 6 (1.94%) Pardot
6 6 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.29%) Oracle
8 2 (0.65%) IBM
8 2 (0.65%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.65%) Progress
8 2 (0.65%) SAP
8 2 (0.65%) Siebel
9 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.32%) TIBCO