Period
to 17 January 2021

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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 98 56
Rank change year-on-year +13 -42 -11
Permanent jobs citing OO 343 713 1,295
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.50% 3.06% 4.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 3.39% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 349 669 1,161
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 8,908 21,021 24,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.93% 90.30% 91.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,157 17,104 20,291
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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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 17 January 2021.

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 January 2021. 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 +55 161 £55,000 +15.79% 36
Berkshire +54 111 £55,000 +10.00% 20
West Sussex +42 76 £54,000 +8.00% 9
Surrey +20 38 £50,000 -9.09% 17
Hampshire -63 32 £42,500 -3.41% 17
Oxfordshire +29 30 £50,000 +11.11% 11
East Sussex +51 26 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +36 20 £47,500 -4.52% 5
Middlesex +3 6 £60,000 - 2
Kent +10 3 £32,500 -38.10% 5
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England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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.

1 153 (44.61%) C#
2 149 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (41.69%) OOP
4 141 (41.11%) JavaScript
5 139 (40.52%) .NET
6 113 (32.94%) SQL Server
7 103 (30.03%) HTML
8 101 (29.45%) CSS
9 99 (28.86%) MVC
10 88 (25.66%) TDD
11 87 (25.36%) MySQL
12 84 (24.49%) Azure
13 79 (23.03%) Software Engineering
14 78 (22.74%) Java
15 76 (22.16%) SQL
16 71 (20.70%) PHP
17 70 (20.41%) Degree
18 68 (19.83%) Web Development
18 68 (19.83%) Git (software)
19 62 (18.08%) BDD
20 60 (17.49%) React
20 60 (17.49%) Python
21 59 (17.20%) SOLID
22 58 (16.91%) AngularJS
22 58 (16.91%) ASP.NET
22 58 (16.91%) Computer Science
22 58 (16.91%) .NET Core
23 55 (16.03%) Web Services
23 55 (16.03%) Linux
24 52 (15.16%) C++

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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 16 (4.66%) Apache
1 16 (4.66%) CMS
2 10 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.46%) WordPress
4 3 (0.87%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.87%) IIS
4 3 (0.87%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.29%) Confluence
5 1 (0.29%) Mule
5 1 (0.29%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.29%) nginx
5 1 (0.29%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.29%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.29%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 11 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.46%) Magento
3 5 (1.46%) Shopify
4 2 (0.58%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.58%) JDE OneWorld
4 2 (0.58%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.58%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.58%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.58%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.29%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 84 (24.49%) Azure
2 40 (11.66%) AWS
3 30 (8.75%) SaaS
4 12 (3.50%) GCP
5 11 (3.21%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.58%) PaaS
7 2 (0.58%) Veeva
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.29%) GitHub
8 1 (0.29%) IaaS
8 1 (0.29%) NuGet
8 1 (0.29%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.54%) HTTP
2 17 (4.96%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.33%) H.323
4 7 (2.04%) Network Security
5 5 (1.46%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.58%) DNS
6 2 (0.58%) Firewall
6 2 (0.58%) Skype
7 1 (0.29%) AMQP
7 1 (0.29%) Internet
7 1 (0.29%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (32.94%) SQL Server
2 87 (25.36%) MySQL
3 42 (12.24%) Relational Database
4 36 (10.50%) NoSQL
5 14 (4.08%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (3.79%) Big Data
7 7 (2.04%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.46%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.46%) BigQuery
10 4 (1.17%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.87%) SQLite
12 2 (0.58%) DB2
12 2 (0.58%) Flink
12 2 (0.58%) QlikView
12 2 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 68 (19.83%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.66%) Octopus Deploy
2 16 (4.66%) TeamCity
3 11 (3.21%) PHPUnit
3 11 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (2.92%) JIRA
5 9 (2.62%) Selenium
6 8 (2.33%) git-flow
7 7 (2.04%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.75%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.87%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.87%) Subversion
11 2 (0.58%) CMake
11 2 (0.58%) Eclipse RCP
11 2 (0.58%) GDB
11 2 (0.58%) NUnit
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.58%) Xcode
General
1 44 (12.83%) Finance
2 17 (4.96%) Public Sector
3 15 (4.37%) Marketing
4 7 (2.04%) Advertising
4 7 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.29%) Electronics
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 220 (64.14%) Developer
2 70 (20.41%) C# Developer
3 58 (16.91%) .NET Developer
4 56 (16.33%) PHP Developer
5 52 (15.16%) Senior Developer
5 52 (15.16%) Software Engineer
6 37 (10.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (10.79%) Software Developer
7 25 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
8 24 (7.00%) C# Software Developer
8 24 (7.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 19 (5.54%) C++ Developer
10 18 (5.25%) Agile C# Developer
10 18 (5.25%) Agile Developer
11 17 (4.96%) C# Software Engineer
11 17 (4.96%) Data Engineer
12 16 (4.66%) Python Engineer
12 16 (4.66%) Senior C# Developer
12 16 (4.66%) Senior PHP Developer
13 15 (4.37%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (40.52%) .NET
2 103 (30.03%) HTML
3 101 (29.45%) CSS
4 60 (17.49%) React
5 58 (16.91%) .NET Core
5 58 (16.91%) AngularJS
5 58 (16.91%) ASP.NET
6 55 (16.03%) Web Services
7 51 (14.87%) jQuery
8 50 (14.58%) RESTful
9 47 (13.70%) Laravel
10 42 (12.24%) .NET Framework
11 39 (11.37%) Node.js
12 37 (10.79%) HTML5
13 36 (10.50%) Entity Framework
13 36 (10.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 34 (9.91%) REST
15 33 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
16 31 (9.04%) Symfony
17 24 (7.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.29%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.25%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (5.25%) User Experience
4 14 (4.08%) iPhone
4 14 (4.08%) Renewable Energy
5 10 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.62%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.04%) Over-the-Top Content
9 6 (1.75%) Reinsurance
10 5 (1.46%) Robotics
11 3 (0.87%) State Machine
12 2 (0.58%) AS400
12 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.58%) Derivative
12 2 (0.58%) iSeries
12 2 (0.58%) PKI
12 2 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 55 (16.03%) Linux
2 48 (13.99%) Android
3 26 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 19 (5.54%) Windows
5 9 (2.62%) CentOS
5 9 (2.62%) Ubuntu
6 7 (2.04%) Unix
7 3 (0.87%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.87%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.58%) Debian
8 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.29%) VMS
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (41.69%) OOP
3 99 (28.86%) MVC
4 88 (25.66%) TDD
5 79 (23.03%) Software Engineering
6 68 (19.83%) Web Development
7 62 (18.08%) BDD
8 59 (17.20%) SOLID
9 58 (16.91%) Computer Science
10 41 (11.95%) Mobile Development
11 40 (11.66%) DevOps
12 37 (10.79%) Microservices
13 35 (10.20%) OOD
14 33 (9.62%) Test Automation
15 32 (9.33%) Android Development
16 31 (9.04%) OO PHP
16 31 (9.04%) Web Application Development
17 29 (8.45%) Unit Testing
18 27 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (7.29%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 153 (44.61%) C#
2 141 (41.11%) JavaScript
3 78 (22.74%) Java
4 76 (22.16%) SQL
5 71 (20.70%) PHP
6 60 (17.49%) Python
7 52 (15.16%) C++
8 23 (6.71%) TypeScript
9 20 (5.83%) Objective-C
10 19 (5.54%) Apple Swift
11 15 (4.37%) PHP 7
12 13 (3.79%) C
13 9 (2.62%) PHP 5
13 9 (2.62%) VB
14 8 (2.33%) T-SQL
15 7 (2.04%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.46%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.87%) ABAP
17 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 70 (20.41%) Degree
2 22 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.75%) PhD
5 4 (1.17%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.87%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.29%) CIW
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.66%) QA
2 7 (2.04%) SLA
3 4 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.58%) GDPR
4 2 (0.58%) NIST
System Software
1 48 (13.99%) Docker
2 8 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.04%) KVM
4 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (6.41%) Terraform
2 13 (3.79%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.87%) Puppet
4 1 (0.29%) Ansible
4 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.29%) Rancher
Vendors
1 48 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.21%) Zend
3 9 (2.62%) Apple
4 8 (2.33%) VMware
5 7 (2.04%) Google
5 7 (2.04%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.75%) SAP
7 4 (1.17%) Oracle
8 3 (0.87%) ANSYS
8 3 (0.87%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.87%) IBM
8 3 (0.87%) Sun
9 2 (0.58%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.58%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.58%) Siebel
9 2 (0.58%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.29%) Adobe
10 1 (0.29%) Telerik
10 1 (0.29%) TIBCO