Period
to 17 January 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 45 57
Rank change year-on-year -11 +12 -13
Permanent jobs citing OO 1,295 1,798 1,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.85% 5.84% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 6.50% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,063 1,585 1,387
South East median annual salary £45,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.81% +1.18% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,800 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 24,364 27,657 28,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.19% 89.90% 89.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19,903 22,809 23,519
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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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 January 2019.

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 2019. 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 -22 401 £50,000 +17.65% 83
Hampshire +10 368 £42,500 +2.41% 49
Berkshire -28 217 £52,500 +23.53% 39
Surrey -30 202 £50,000 +5.26% 49
East Sussex +5 145 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Sussex +7 126 £55,000 +22.22% 11
Oxfordshire -13 97 £40,000 -5.88% 30
Buckinghamshire -22 87 £52,000 +15.56% 14
Kent -8 51 £47,500 +11.76% 24
Middlesex - 2 £70,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 714 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
2 655 (50.58%) C#
3 576 (44.48%) .NET
4 514 (39.69%) JavaScript
5 480 (37.07%) Java
6 452 (34.90%) SQL
7 401 (30.97%) HTML
8 400 (30.89%) Software Engineering
9 355 (27.41%) SQL Server
10 340 (26.25%) OOD
11 335 (25.87%) CSS
12 333 (25.71%) MVC
13 323 (24.94%) TDD
14 307 (23.71%) Git (software)
15 295 (22.78%) C++
16 285 (22.01%) ASP.NET
17 284 (21.93%) OOP
18 276 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
19 265 (20.46%) AngularJS
20 262 (20.23%) SOLID
21 250 (19.31%) Computer Science
22 246 (19.00%) Web Services
23 245 (18.92%) Degree
24 238 (18.38%) Microsoft
25 227 (17.53%) Linux
26 192 (14.83%) WCF
27 190 (14.67%) SOA
28 188 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
29 185 (14.29%) jQuery
30 183 (14.13%) 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 60 (4.63%) IIS
2 42 (3.24%) Apache
3 39 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
3 39 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (2.16%) Confluence
5 23 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 14 (1.08%) WordPress
8 13 (1.00%) Tomcat
9 12 (0.93%) Drupal
10 11 (0.85%) Apache Spark
10 11 (0.85%) CMS
11 7 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
11 7 (0.54%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.39%) ExpressionEngine
12 5 (0.39%) nginx
12 5 (0.39%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (0.39%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.31%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.62%) Magento
2 4 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.23%) SAP PSCD
4 2 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.077%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 188 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 152 (11.74%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (5.95%) SaaS
4 41 (3.17%) Serverless
5 26 (2.01%) PaaS
6 25 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.85%) Azure Functions
7 24 (1.85%) GitHub
8 23 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (1.31%) npm
10 15 (1.16%) Google Play
11 13 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (0.77%) TestFlight
13 9 (0.69%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.46%) Yarn
16 5 (0.39%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
16 5 (0.39%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 4 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
18 3 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.09%) HTTP
2 29 (2.24%) Internet
3 24 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.31%) H.323
5 10 (0.77%) Skype
6 7 (0.54%) VoIP
7 6 (0.46%) Network Security
7 6 (0.46%) Wireless
8 5 (0.39%) WAN
9 4 (0.31%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.31%) Link 16
9 4 (0.31%) Link 22
9 4 (0.31%) LTE
9 4 (0.31%) Tactical Data Link
9 4 (0.31%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.31%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.23%) 3G
10 3 (0.23%) 4G
10 3 (0.23%) 5G
11 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (27.41%) SQL Server
2 183 (14.13%) MySQL
3 119 (9.19%) Relational Database
4 75 (5.79%) NoSQL
5 52 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
6 47 (3.63%) MongoDB
7 39 (3.01%) Oracle Database
8 34 (2.63%) Big Data
9 32 (2.47%) RDBMS
10 28 (2.16%) SQL Server 2016
11 27 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
13 23 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (1.39%) Redis
16 17 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 17 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
18 13 (1.00%) DB2
19 12 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 307 (23.71%) Git (software)
2 175 (13.51%) Visual Studio
3 91 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 84 (6.49%) Jenkins
5 70 (5.41%) JIRA
6 64 (4.94%) Maven
7 63 (4.86%) Subversion
8 50 (3.86%) Eclipse
9 37 (2.86%) TeamCity
10 35 (2.70%) NUnit
11 29 (2.24%) webpack
12 28 (2.16%) Selenium
13 25 (1.93%) Cucumber
14 24 (1.85%) Bitbucket
14 24 (1.85%) NetBeans
15 23 (1.78%) JUnit
16 22 (1.70%) Gradle
17 21 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
18 19 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
19 17 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 112 (8.65%) Finance
2 62 (4.79%) Retail
3 50 (3.86%) Marketing
4 34 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.55%) Electronics
6 26 (2.01%) Aerospace
7 19 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.39%) Back Office
8 18 (1.39%) Banking
9 16 (1.24%) Military
10 14 (1.08%) Automotive
11 13 (1.00%) Legal
12 10 (0.77%) Publishing
13 9 (0.69%) Games
14 6 (0.46%) Law
14 6 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.39%) Advertising
16 3 (0.23%) Avionics
17 2 (0.15%) Front Office
18 1 (0.077%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 822 (63.47%) Developer
2 266 (20.54%) Software Engineer
3 254 (19.61%) .NET Developer
4 232 (17.92%) Senior Developer
5 204 (15.75%) Software Developer
6 189 (14.59%) C# Developer
7 135 (10.42%) Java Developer
8 130 (10.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 90 (6.95%) PHP Developer
10 89 (6.87%) ASP.NET Developer
11 85 (6.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 78 (6.02%) Senior .NET Developer
13 75 (5.79%) Senior C# Developer
14 70 (5.41%) Graduate
15 69 (5.33%) C# Software Engineer
16 64 (4.94%) .NET Software Developer
17 60 (4.63%) Architect
17 60 (4.63%) C++ Developer
18 58 (4.48%) Java Engineer
19 56 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 576 (44.48%) .NET
2 401 (30.97%) HTML
3 335 (25.87%) CSS
4 285 (22.01%) ASP.NET
5 265 (20.46%) AngularJS
6 246 (19.00%) Web Services
7 192 (14.83%) WCF
8 185 (14.29%) jQuery
9 178 (13.75%) XML
10 170 (13.13%) RESTful
11 147 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 144 (11.12%) HTML5
13 138 (10.66%) .NET Framework
14 136 (10.50%) REST
15 113 (8.73%) React
15 113 (8.73%) Spring
16 104 (8.03%) ASP.NET Web API
17 103 (7.95%) SOAP
18 81 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 81 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 92 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
3 80 (6.18%) User Experience
4 73 (5.64%) Self-Motivation
5 65 (5.02%) Mobile App
6 51 (3.94%) Algorithms
7 38 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (2.47%) Fintech
9 26 (2.01%) Social Media
10 23 (1.78%) N-Tier
11 21 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
12 18 (1.39%) Data Structures
13 17 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
14 15 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
15 12 (0.93%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.93%) W3C
16 10 (0.77%) EPoS
16 10 (0.77%) Tandem
17 9 (0.69%) Client/Server
18 8 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 227 (17.53%) Linux
2 161 (12.43%) Windows
3 120 (9.27%) Android
4 87 (6.72%) Apple iOS
5 54 (4.17%) Unix
6 5 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.23%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.23%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.15%) CentOS
8 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.15%) VMS
9 1 (0.077%) Debian
9 1 (0.077%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
2 400 (30.89%) Software Engineering
3 340 (26.25%) OOD
4 333 (25.71%) MVC
5 323 (24.94%) TDD
6 284 (21.93%) OOP
7 276 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
8 262 (20.23%) SOLID
9 250 (19.31%) Computer Science
10 190 (14.67%) SOA
11 182 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
11 182 (14.05%) Scrum
12 172 (13.28%) Test Automation
13 148 (11.43%) Unit Testing
14 145 (11.20%) Web Development
15 119 (9.19%) SDLC
16 118 (9.11%) Microservices
17 116 (8.96%) Open Source
18 107 (8.26%) OOA/OOD
19 101 (7.80%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 655 (50.58%) C#
2 514 (39.69%) JavaScript
3 480 (37.07%) Java
4 452 (34.90%) SQL
5 295 (22.78%) C++
6 161 (12.43%) PHP
7 141 (10.89%) Python
8 80 (6.18%) T-SQL
9 79 (6.10%) C
10 68 (5.25%) Ruby
11 55 (4.25%) Objective-C
12 44 (3.40%) TypeScript
13 38 (2.93%) VB
14 35 (2.70%) Apple Swift
14 35 (2.70%) Java 8
15 30 (2.32%) Go
16 27 (2.08%) Perl
17 25 (1.93%) ES6
18 24 (1.85%) PL/SQL
19 21 (1.62%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 245 (18.92%) Degree
2 122 (9.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (4.02%) Security Cleared
4 41 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.31%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.54%) Master's Degree
6 7 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (0.39%) PhD
9 4 (0.31%) HND
10 3 (0.23%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.23%) ISEB
11 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.077%) CCNA
12 1 (0.077%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.077%) CITP
12 1 (0.077%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (8.26%) QA
2 8 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.46%) DICOM
4 3 (0.23%) GDPR
5 2 (0.15%) WCAG
6 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.077%) PMO
System Software
1 64 (4.94%) Docker
2 29 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.70%) Firmware
4 11 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.46%) Varnish
6 5 (0.39%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.31%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.31%) HDFS
8 3 (0.23%) Postfix
9 1 (0.077%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (2.08%) Ansible
1 27 (2.08%) Kubernetes
2 19 (1.47%) Kibana
3 15 (1.16%) logstash
4 7 (0.54%) Terraform
5 6 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.39%) Packer
7 4 (0.31%) Oozie
7 4 (0.31%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.077%) FlexNet
8 1 (0.077%) Grafana
8 1 (0.077%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.077%) Puppet
Vendors
1 238 (18.38%) Microsoft
2 84 (6.49%) Oracle
3 52 (4.02%) Google
4 29 (2.24%) VMware
5 24 (1.85%) SAP
6 22 (1.70%) Xamarin
7 17 (1.31%) Atlassian
8 16 (1.24%) TOWER Software
9 15 (1.16%) Telerik
10 13 (1.00%) Adobe
11 11 (0.85%) Zend
12 10 (0.77%) Intel
13 9 (0.69%) IBM
14 6 (0.46%) Facebook
14 6 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.46%) Twitter
15 5 (0.39%) Apple
15 5 (0.39%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.39%) Splunk
15 5 (0.39%) Unisys