Period
to 12 June 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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 81 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19 -15
Permanent jobs citing OO 574 533 1,222
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.89% 3.52% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 3.85% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 396 444 1,069
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,000 £39,688 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £74,625 £80,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 13,663 13,846 24,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 92.52% 91.37% 91.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9,875 11,252 19,600
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,250 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
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 12 June 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 12 June 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 +18 227 £50,000 - 46
Hampshire -24 153 £47,500 +5.56% 27
Berkshire +14 151 £52,000 -0.95% 17
West Sussex +26 92 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Surrey -9 70 £60,000 +11.63% 19
Oxfordshire +27 55 £45,000 +5.88% 20
East Sussex -3 23 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Buckinghamshire 0 21 £51,250 -2.38% 9
Kent -25 4 £35,000 -17.65% 6
Middlesex - 3 £60,000 -
Home Counties - 2 £90,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 12 June 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.

1 270 (47.04%) JavaScript
2 263 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
3 222 (38.68%) Java
4 219 (38.15%) CSS
5 216 (37.63%) OOP
6 202 (35.19%) Git (software)
7 196 (34.15%) C#
8 195 (33.97%) Software Engineering
9 187 (32.58%) HTML
10 167 (29.09%) Linux
11 163 (28.40%) Degree
12 151 (26.31%) Microservices
13 148 (25.78%) MVC
14 144 (25.09%) Computer Science
15 142 (24.74%) .NET
16 140 (24.39%) PHP
17 139 (24.22%) SQL
18 137 (23.87%) SQL Server
19 136 (23.69%) MySQL
20 135 (23.52%) Finance
21 132 (23.00%) AngularJS
22 131 (22.82%) React
23 128 (22.30%) RESTful
24 126 (21.95%) Social Skills
25 121 (21.08%) Web Services
26 118 (20.56%) TDD
27 117 (20.38%) Node.js
28 111 (19.34%) Relational Database
29 108 (18.82%) DevOps
30 106 (18.47%) Software Testing

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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 59 (10.28%) Apache
2 53 (9.23%) GemFire
3 51 (8.89%) Apache Spark
4 17 (2.96%) CMS
5 10 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.22%) WordPress
7 3 (0.52%) nginx
8 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.35%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.35%) Liferay
8 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.17%) Confluence
9 1 (0.17%) Jetty
9 1 (0.17%) Mule
9 1 (0.17%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.17%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) Shopify
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 101 (17.60%) AWS
2 96 (16.72%) Azure
3 65 (11.32%) GitHub
4 54 (9.41%) Amazon Kinesis
4 54 (9.41%) GCP
5 40 (6.97%) SaaS
6 26 (4.53%) OpenShift
7 8 (1.39%) Azure App Service
8 7 (1.22%) PaaS
9 6 (1.05%) Asana
9 6 (1.05%) Slack
10 5 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.70%) Snowflake
12 3 (0.52%) Serverless
12 3 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.35%) Force.com
13 2 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.74%) HTTP
2 9 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.05%) H.323
4 5 (0.87%) Network Security
4 5 (0.87%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.17%) Internet
5 1 (0.17%) MQTT
5 1 (0.17%) RS-485
5 1 (0.17%) Skype
5 1 (0.17%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (23.87%) SQL Server
2 136 (23.69%) MySQL
3 111 (19.34%) Relational Database
4 90 (15.68%) NoSQL
5 70 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
6 64 (11.15%) Redis
7 52 (9.06%) MariaDB
8 46 (8.01%) HBase
9 42 (7.32%) Big Data
10 21 (3.66%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.57%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.22%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.05%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.87%) Amazon Aurora
14 5 (0.87%) Amazon Redshift
14 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
15 4 (0.70%) BigQuery
15 4 (0.70%) GIS
16 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 202 (35.19%) Git (software)
2 78 (13.59%) Jenkins
3 63 (10.98%) JUnit
4 62 (10.80%) Cucumber
5 54 (9.41%) Artifactory
5 54 (9.41%) Cypress.io
6 53 (9.23%) Protractor
6 53 (9.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 53 (9.23%) Storybook
7 49 (8.54%) Gradle
8 48 (8.36%) IntelliJ
9 47 (8.19%) Mockito
10 46 (8.01%) Eclipse
11 45 (7.84%) JIRA
12 24 (4.18%) Selenium
13 22 (3.83%) PHPUnit
14 17 (2.96%) Subversion
15 16 (2.79%) SonarQube
16 14 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
17 13 (2.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 135 (23.52%) Finance
2 126 (21.95%) Social Skills
3 55 (9.58%) Law
4 54 (9.41%) Banking
5 47 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (4.88%) Marketing
7 20 (3.48%) Advertising
8 16 (2.79%) Automotive
9 13 (2.26%) Games
9 13 (2.26%) Public Sector
10 10 (1.74%) Retail
10 10 (1.74%) Telecoms
11 8 (1.39%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.39%) Presentation Skills
11 8 (1.39%) Wearables
12 7 (1.22%) Organisational Skills
13 6 (1.05%) Electronics
14 3 (0.52%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 306 (53.31%) Developer
2 130 (22.65%) Software Engineer
3 79 (13.76%) Software Developer
4 75 (13.07%) PHP Developer
5 55 (9.58%) C# Developer
6 43 (7.49%) Junior
7 40 (6.97%) Principal Engineer
7 40 (6.97%) Principal Software Engineer
8 37 (6.45%) Java Developer
9 35 (6.10%) Analyst
9 35 (6.10%) C++ Developer
10 34 (5.92%) Senior Developer
11 33 (5.75%) .NET Developer
12 28 (4.88%) Graduate
13 27 (4.70%) C# .NET Developer
13 27 (4.70%) Senior Software Engineer
14 24 (4.18%) C# Software Developer
15 23 (4.01%) Junior Developer
15 23 (4.01%) Lead Developer
16 20 (3.48%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (38.15%) CSS
2 187 (32.58%) HTML
3 142 (24.74%) .NET
4 132 (23.00%) AngularJS
5 131 (22.82%) React
6 128 (22.30%) RESTful
7 121 (21.08%) Web Services
8 117 (20.38%) Node.js
9 93 (16.20%) Spring
10 87 (15.16%) Symfony
11 78 (13.59%) HTML5
12 73 (12.72%) .NET Framework
13 70 (12.20%) Laravel
14 69 (12.02%) REST
15 67 (11.67%) LAMP
16 64 (11.15%) ASP.NET
16 64 (11.15%) Redux
17 59 (10.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 57 (9.93%) Kafka
19 56 (9.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.36%) Self-Motivation
2 46 (8.01%) Linux Command Line
3 41 (7.14%) User Experience
4 37 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (6.27%) Mobile App
6 26 (4.53%) Algorithms
7 17 (2.96%) iPhone
7 17 (2.96%) Renewable Energy
8 12 (2.09%) Derivative
9 11 (1.92%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.57%) Reinsurance
11 8 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.05%) Xbox
13 5 (0.87%) Over-the-Top Content
14 4 (0.70%) EPoS
14 4 (0.70%) Life Science
14 4 (0.70%) Robotics
14 4 (0.70%) Web 2.0
15 3 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 167 (29.09%) Linux
2 72 (12.54%) Android
3 64 (11.15%) Unix
4 41 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 26 (4.53%) Windows
6 4 (0.70%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (37.63%) OOP
3 195 (33.97%) Software Engineering
4 151 (26.31%) Microservices
5 148 (25.78%) MVC
6 144 (25.09%) Computer Science
7 118 (20.56%) TDD
8 108 (18.82%) DevOps
9 106 (18.47%) Software Testing
10 102 (17.77%) Web Development
11 92 (16.03%) Scrum
12 82 (14.29%) Multithreading
12 82 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 72 (12.54%) Mobile Development
14 70 (12.20%) OOD
14 70 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
15 60 (10.45%) BDD
15 60 (10.45%) High Availability
16 58 (10.10%) SOLID
17 55 (9.58%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 270 (47.04%) JavaScript
2 222 (38.68%) Java
3 196 (34.15%) C#
4 140 (24.39%) PHP
5 139 (24.22%) SQL
6 90 (15.68%) Python
7 76 (13.24%) C++
8 48 (8.36%) Groovy
9 47 (8.19%) Shell Script
10 26 (4.53%) PHP 7
10 26 (4.53%) TypeScript
11 24 (4.18%) Java 8
12 20 (3.48%) Objective-C
12 20 (3.48%) T-SQL
13 19 (3.31%) Apple Swift
14 14 (2.44%) Kotlin
14 14 (2.44%) PHP 5
15 11 (1.92%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.74%) C
17 9 (1.57%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 163 (28.40%) Degree
2 60 (10.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (9.41%) OCP
3 54 (9.41%) Oracle Certification
4 24 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (3.31%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.57%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.39%) CIW
7 8 (1.39%) OCA
8 7 (1.22%) Master's Degree
8 7 (1.22%) PhD
9 6 (1.05%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.40%) QA
2 5 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.87%) SOC 2
3 4 (0.70%) SLA
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 53 (9.23%) Docker
2 46 (8.01%) HDFS
2 46 (8.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.87%) KVM
4 2 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 46 (8.01%) Ansible
2 43 (7.49%) Kubernetes
3 10 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.57%) Terraform
5 5 (0.87%) Puppet
6 3 (0.52%) Argo
7 2 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 65 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 59 (10.28%) VMware
3 53 (9.23%) Okta
4 26 (4.53%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (2.44%) Zend
6 13 (2.26%) Oracle
7 12 (2.09%) ANSYS
7 12 (2.09%) Bloomberg
8 9 (1.57%) SAP
9 6 (1.05%) Sage
9 6 (1.05%) WooCommerce
10 4 (0.70%) Apple
10 4 (0.70%) Google
10 4 (0.70%) Sun
11 3 (0.52%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 3 (0.52%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.35%) Foundry
12 2 (0.35%) IBM
12 2 (0.35%) Palantir
12 2 (0.35%) Talend