Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 59 45
Rank change year-on-year -43 -14 +11
Permanent jobs citing OO 673 1,269 1,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.00% 4.75% 5.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 5.17% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 593 1,032 1,635
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 20,272 24,532 28,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.29% 91.77% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16,374 20,040 23,673
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 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 23 February 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 23 February 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
Hampshire -19 233 £45,000 +5.88% 35
Thames Valley -24 219 £50,000 - 52
Berkshire -8 142 £52,500 +2.44% 23
Surrey -35 117 £55,000 +10.00% 40
West Sussex -35 46 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Buckinghamshire -16 43 £50,000 - 7
Kent -8 34 £51,250 +5.13% 12
Oxfordshire -29 34 £45,000 +2.86% 22
East Sussex -73 18 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Middlesex +3 5 £60,000 -2.04%
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England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 329 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (46.36%) JavaScript
3 282 (41.90%) C#
4 266 (39.52%) SQL Server
5 254 (37.74%) HTML
6 245 (36.40%) .NET
7 241 (35.81%) OOP
8 240 (35.66%) CSS
9 233 (34.62%) SQL
10 186 (27.64%) Web Services
11 185 (27.49%) Software Engineering
12 183 (27.19%) MVC
13 181 (26.89%) Linux
14 165 (24.52%) Java
15 160 (23.77%) Web Development
16 158 (23.48%) PHP
17 151 (22.44%) REST
18 141 (20.95%) MySQL
19 134 (19.91%) OOD
19 134 (19.91%) jQuery
20 133 (19.76%) AngularJS
21 128 (19.02%) Microsoft
22 122 (18.13%) TDD
23 108 (16.05%) Azure
24 107 (15.90%) Git (software)
25 106 (15.75%) SOAP
26 104 (15.45%) Python
27 100 (14.86%) AWS
28 99 (14.71%) Degree
29 94 (13.97%) 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 24 (3.57%) Confluence
2 21 (3.12%) IIS
3 20 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (2.08%) Apache
5 8 (1.19%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.04%) JBoss
7 6 (0.89%) CMS
8 5 (0.74%) GeoServer
8 5 (0.74%) Jetty
8 5 (0.74%) Smallworld
9 4 (0.59%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.59%) WordPress
10 3 (0.45%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.30%) CICS
12 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 108 (16.05%) Azure
2 100 (14.86%) AWS
3 75 (11.14%) SaaS
4 32 (4.75%) GitHub
5 31 (4.61%) PaaS
6 26 (3.86%) Azure Functions
6 26 (3.86%) Serverless
7 23 (3.42%) Power Platform
8 10 (1.49%) npm
9 9 (1.34%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (1.19%) DigitalOcean
10 8 (1.19%) GCP
11 7 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (0.74%) iPaaS
13 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.45%) IaaS
13 3 (0.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
15 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.93%) TCP/IP
1 13 (1.93%) WAN
2 9 (1.34%) HTTP
2 9 (1.34%) Internet
3 8 (1.19%) RTP
4 5 (0.74%) GPON
4 5 (0.74%) LAN
5 2 (0.30%) DNS
6 1 (0.15%) ATM
6 1 (0.15%) Broadband
6 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.15%) Extranet
6 1 (0.15%) FTP
6 1 (0.15%) H.323
6 1 (0.15%) IGMP
6 1 (0.15%) Intranet
6 1 (0.15%) Skype
6 1 (0.15%) SMTP
6 1 (0.15%) SSH
6 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (39.52%) SQL Server
2 141 (20.95%) MySQL
3 42 (6.24%) Relational Database
4 39 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (4.16%) Azure SQL Database
6 23 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (3.27%) Power BI
8 21 (3.12%) SQL Server 2016
8 21 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (2.23%) NoSQL
10 15 (2.23%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.34%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.34%) Redis
12 6 (0.89%) Cosmos DB
12 6 (0.89%) MS Access
12 6 (0.89%) SQL Server 2017
13 5 (0.74%) GIS
13 5 (0.74%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 107 (15.90%) Git (software)
2 54 (8.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (5.35%) JIRA
4 28 (4.16%) Visual Studio
5 23 (3.42%) Selenium
6 20 (2.97%) Jenkins
6 20 (2.97%) Visual Studio Team System
7 15 (2.23%) Subversion
8 14 (2.08%) Bitbucket
8 14 (2.08%) Maven
8 14 (2.08%) RSpec
9 13 (1.93%) NUnit
10 12 (1.78%) Moq
11 11 (1.63%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.34%) JUnit
13 8 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (1.19%) SpecFlow
13 8 (1.19%) webpack
14 7 (1.04%) Mocha
14 7 (1.04%) Postman
General
1 57 (8.47%) Finance
2 47 (6.98%) Retail
3 17 (2.53%) Marketing
4 12 (1.78%) Aerospace
5 8 (1.19%) Military
6 7 (1.04%) Automotive
6 7 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.89%) Electronics
7 6 (0.89%) Games
7 6 (0.89%) Public Sector
7 6 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.59%) Advertising
8 4 (0.59%) Law
9 1 (0.15%) Back Office
9 1 (0.15%) Legal
9 1 (0.15%) Publishing
9 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 475 (70.58%) Developer
2 131 (19.47%) PHP Developer
3 123 (18.28%) Senior Developer
4 121 (17.98%) Software Engineer
5 110 (16.34%) Software Developer
6 101 (15.01%) .NET Developer
7 80 (11.89%) C# Developer
8 57 (8.47%) Senior PHP Developer
9 50 (7.43%) Java Developer
10 49 (7.28%) Senior Software Developer
11 48 (7.13%) C# .NET Developer
12 37 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
13 36 (5.35%) LAMP Developer
13 36 (5.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 35 (5.20%) .NET Software Developer
14 35 (5.20%) Full Stack Developer
15 34 (5.05%) Senior LAMP Developer
16 30 (4.46%) C# Software Developer
17 28 (4.16%) C++ Developer
18 27 (4.01%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (37.74%) HTML
2 245 (36.40%) .NET
3 240 (35.66%) CSS
4 186 (27.64%) Web Services
5 151 (22.44%) REST
6 134 (19.91%) jQuery
7 133 (19.76%) AngularJS
8 106 (15.75%) SOAP
9 86 (12.78%) XML
10 85 (12.63%) Ajax
10 85 (12.63%) ASP.NET
11 84 (12.48%) Laravel
12 77 (11.44%) CodeIgniter
12 77 (11.44%) RESTful
13 65 (9.66%) .NET Framework
14 64 (9.51%) Node.js
15 57 (8.47%) HTML5
16 52 (7.73%) Spring
16 52 (7.73%) Yii
17 48 (7.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.62%) Mobile App
2 50 (7.43%) User Experience
3 27 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (3.71%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 22 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
8 18 (2.67%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.78%) Social Media
10 10 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (1.34%) Cloud Native
11 9 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.34%) Robotics
12 6 (0.89%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.74%) CUDA
13 5 (0.74%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.74%) Wiki
14 4 (0.59%) Internet of Things
15 3 (0.45%) Driving Licence
15 3 (0.45%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 181 (26.89%) Linux
2 56 (8.32%) Android
3 54 (8.02%) Windows
4 52 (7.73%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.23%) Unix
6 10 (1.49%) CentOS
6 10 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (0.74%) Solaris
8 4 (0.59%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.45%) Debian
9 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.15%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.15%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.15%) VMS
10 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (35.81%) OOP
3 185 (27.49%) Software Engineering
4 183 (27.19%) MVC
5 160 (23.77%) Web Development
6 134 (19.91%) OOD
7 122 (18.13%) TDD
8 94 (13.97%) SOLID
9 92 (13.67%) Scrum
10 91 (13.52%) OO PHP
11 90 (13.37%) Unit Testing
12 70 (10.40%) Computer Science
13 67 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
14 64 (9.51%) DevOps
15 62 (9.21%) BDD
16 61 (9.06%) OOA/OOD
17 55 (8.17%) Test Automation
18 54 (8.02%) Mobile Application Development
19 50 (7.43%) SDLC
20 47 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 312 (46.36%) JavaScript
2 282 (41.90%) C#
3 233 (34.62%) SQL
4 165 (24.52%) Java
5 158 (23.48%) PHP
6 104 (15.45%) Python
7 94 (13.97%) C++
8 48 (7.13%) C
9 31 (4.61%) PHP 5
10 25 (3.71%) TypeScript
11 24 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 24 (3.57%) VB.NET
12 22 (3.27%) Apple Swift
12 22 (3.27%) Objective-C
13 21 (3.12%) PHP 7
14 18 (2.67%) Ruby
15 17 (2.53%) X++
16 12 (1.78%) Java 8
17 9 (1.34%) Go
18 8 (1.19%) Ada
Qualifications
1 99 (14.71%) Degree
2 47 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (5.05%) Security Cleared
4 22 (3.27%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.63%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.45%) MCSD
9 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.50%) QA
2 11 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.74%) GDPR
5 4 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.15%) PMO
6 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (8.92%) Docker
2 8 (1.19%) Firmware
3 6 (0.89%) KVM
3 6 (0.89%) Squid
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (3.42%) Terraform
2 13 (1.93%) Kubernetes
3 8 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (0.89%) Ansible
5 5 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.45%) Puppet
7 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.15%) Kibana
7 1 (0.15%) logstash
7 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 128 (19.02%) Microsoft
2 72 (10.70%) Zend
3 15 (2.23%) Oracle
4 13 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (1.78%) Atlassian
6 11 (1.63%) Google
7 8 (1.19%) Rollbar
8 6 (0.89%) Twitter
9 5 (0.74%) McAfee
9 5 (0.74%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.74%) Symantec
10 4 (0.59%) SAP
11 3 (0.45%) Tableau
12 2 (0.30%) Infragistics
12 2 (0.30%) TOWER Software
12 2 (0.30%) VMware
13 1 (0.15%) ESRI
13 1 (0.15%) PTC
13 1 (0.15%) Sony
13 1 (0.15%) Yahoo!