Period
to 23 June 2018

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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 51 41
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 1,652 1,488 2,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.46% 5.06% 5.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 5.76% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,517 1,418 2,121
South East median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 26,853 25,821 33,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.68% 87.87% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22,335 21,276 27,817
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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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 June 2018.

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 June 2018. 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 +2 647 £50,000 +17.65% 84
Hampshire -6 351 £45,000 +12.50% 43
Surrey +31 315 £45,000 -10.00% 31
Berkshire +5 303 £50,000 +11.11% 50
Buckinghamshire +4 183 £50,000 +17.65% 10
East Sussex +18 176 £45,000 +20.00% 13
Oxfordshire -4 161 £47,500 +26.67% 24
Kent 0 82 £37,500 -16.67% 14
West Sussex -31 82 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Sussex -18 4 £80,000 +60.00%
Middlesex +10 2 £90,000 +150.00%
OO
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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.

1 946 (57.26%) Agile Software Development
2 859 (52.00%) C#
3 768 (46.49%) .NET
4 712 (43.10%) JavaScript
5 612 (37.05%) MVC
6 607 (36.74%) SQL Server
7 560 (33.90%) HTML
8 525 (31.78%) TDD
9 507 (30.69%) Java
9 507 (30.69%) SQL
10 497 (30.08%) CSS
11 458 (27.72%) ASP.NET
12 425 (25.73%) Software Engineering
13 418 (25.30%) OOP
14 387 (23.43%) OOD
15 382 (23.12%) Git (software)
16 338 (20.46%) Degree
17 327 (19.79%) Microsoft
18 324 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
19 317 (19.19%) AngularJS
20 286 (17.31%) Computer Science
21 284 (17.19%) Web Services
22 280 (16.95%) WCF
23 269 (16.28%) jQuery
24 262 (15.86%) C++
24 262 (15.86%) RESTful
25 260 (15.74%) PHP
26 257 (15.56%) Linux
27 249 (15.07%) BDD
28 248 (15.01%) Continuous Integration

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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 47 (2.85%) Apache
2 42 (2.54%) IIS
3 35 (2.12%) JBoss
4 32 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (1.76%) WordPress
6 27 (1.63%) Confluence
7 23 (1.39%) Tomcat
8 21 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (1.27%) CMS
9 20 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 15 (0.91%) WebSphere
11 9 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
11 9 (0.54%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.42%) Drupal
13 6 (0.36%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.24%) Apache Spark
15 4 (0.24%) nginx
15 4 (0.24%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.18%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.54%) GIMP
5 5 (0.30%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.12%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.061%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.061%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.30%) Elite 3E
3 4 (0.24%) Magento
4 2 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.061%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 134 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (2.60%) SaaS
4 34 (2.06%) npm
5 13 (0.79%) GitHub
6 11 (0.67%) NuGet
7 10 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.54%) Serverless
9 6 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.18%) Datadog
10 3 (0.18%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.12%) iTunes
12 1 (0.061%) Akamai
12 1 (0.061%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.061%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.061%) Force.com
12 1 (0.061%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 76 (4.60%) Internet
2 54 (3.27%) HTTP
3 46 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.91%) LTE
4 15 (0.91%) UMTS
5 12 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (0.67%) Asterisk PBX
7 10 (0.61%) Ethernet
7 10 (0.61%) Wireshark
8 9 (0.54%) GSM
8 9 (0.54%) VoIP
9 8 (0.48%) Broadband
9 8 (0.48%) Diameter Protocol
9 8 (0.48%) GGSN
9 8 (0.48%) MGW
9 8 (0.48%) PBX
9 8 (0.48%) RANAP
9 8 (0.48%) RTP
9 8 (0.48%) SGSN
10 7 (0.42%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 607 (36.74%) SQL Server
2 225 (13.62%) MySQL
3 180 (10.90%) Relational Database
4 156 (9.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 138 (8.35%) NoSQL
6 56 (3.39%) MongoDB
7 53 (3.21%) Oracle Database
8 46 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 39 (2.36%) Big Data
9 39 (2.36%) RDBMS
9 39 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 33 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 29 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 29 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
12 24 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (1.27%) HBase
14 15 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
15 14 (0.85%) Hadoop
16 11 (0.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 382 (23.12%) Git (software)
2 134 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 115 (6.96%) Jenkins
4 108 (6.54%) Subversion
5 81 (4.90%) JIRA
6 78 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 72 (4.36%) Maven
8 70 (4.24%) Selenium
9 54 (3.27%) Eclipse
10 39 (2.36%) Gradle
11 34 (2.06%) JUnit
12 31 (1.88%) git-flow
13 30 (1.82%) NUnit
14 29 (1.76%) webpack
15 27 (1.63%) TeamCity
16 26 (1.57%) Bitbucket
17 25 (1.51%) Ant
18 24 (1.45%) IntelliJ
18 24 (1.45%) WebDriver
19 19 (1.15%) Mockito
General
1 176 (10.65%) Finance
2 110 (6.66%) Retail
3 47 (2.85%) Games
4 44 (2.66%) Advertising
5 37 (2.24%) Marketing
6 33 (2.00%) Automotive
7 31 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 27 (1.63%) Aerospace
8 27 (1.63%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.39%) Electronics
10 12 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (0.67%) Law
11 11 (0.67%) Multimedia
12 9 (0.54%) Legal
13 8 (0.48%) Banking
14 7 (0.42%) Military
15 5 (0.30%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
16 4 (0.24%) Avionics
17 2 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,228 (74.33%) Developer
2 425 (25.73%) .NET Developer
3 272 (16.46%) Software Engineer
4 271 (16.40%) Senior Developer
5 264 (15.98%) C# Developer
6 234 (14.16%) Software Developer
7 232 (14.04%) Java Developer
8 181 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
9 179 (10.84%) PHP Developer
10 103 (6.23%) Senior Java Developer
11 89 (5.39%) Junior
12 85 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
13 81 (4.90%) SQL Developer
14 79 (4.78%) JavaScript Developer
15 78 (4.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 77 (4.66%) Junior Developer
17 76 (4.60%) Graduate
18 74 (4.48%) C# Software Developer
19 70 (4.24%) C# Software Engineer
20 65 (3.93%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 768 (46.49%) .NET
2 560 (33.90%) HTML
3 497 (30.08%) CSS
4 458 (27.72%) ASP.NET
5 324 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 317 (19.19%) AngularJS
7 284 (17.19%) Web Services
8 280 (16.95%) WCF
9 269 (16.28%) jQuery
10 262 (15.86%) RESTful
11 247 (14.95%) ASP.NET Web API
12 199 (12.05%) HTML5
13 193 (11.68%) .NET Framework
14 185 (11.20%) XML
15 184 (11.14%) WPF
16 181 (10.96%) Node.js
17 177 (10.71%) Spring
18 159 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 140 (8.47%) REST
20 124 (7.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 286 (17.31%) Computer Science
2 226 (13.68%) Greenfield Project
3 103 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (5.57%) Self-Motivation
5 65 (3.93%) Mobile App
6 64 (3.87%) User Experience
7 56 (3.39%) Algorithms
8 42 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (2.00%) Social Media
10 26 (1.57%) Social Network
11 23 (1.39%) Fintech
12 21 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 20 (1.21%) CUDA
14 16 (0.97%) BBC
14 16 (0.97%) W3C
15 15 (0.91%) Management Information System
16 14 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
17 11 (0.67%) EPoS
18 9 (0.54%) Life Science
19 8 (0.48%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 257 (15.56%) Linux
2 157 (9.50%) Windows
3 59 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 55 (3.33%) Unix
5 49 (2.97%) Android
6 10 (0.61%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.24%) Solaris
8 2 (0.12%) CentOS
8 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.061%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.061%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.061%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.061%) Mesosphere
9 1 (0.061%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 946 (57.26%) Agile Software Development
2 612 (37.05%) MVC
3 525 (31.78%) TDD
4 425 (25.73%) Software Engineering
5 418 (25.30%) OOP
6 387 (23.43%) OOD
7 249 (15.07%) BDD
8 248 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
9 230 (13.92%) Problem-Solving
10 218 (13.20%) Scrum
11 204 (12.35%) Web Application Development
12 201 (12.17%) SDLC
13 199 (12.05%) Web Development
14 196 (11.86%) Test Automation
15 169 (10.23%) SOLID
16 128 (7.75%) Unit Testing
17 121 (7.32%) Mentoring
18 120 (7.26%) OO PHP
19 119 (7.20%) Mathematics
20 114 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 859 (52.00%) C#
2 712 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 507 (30.69%) Java
3 507 (30.69%) SQL
4 262 (15.86%) C++
5 260 (15.74%) PHP
6 157 (9.50%) Python
7 149 (9.02%) Ruby
8 100 (6.05%) T-SQL
9 73 (4.42%) C
10 66 (4.00%) VB.NET
11 50 (3.03%) TypeScript
12 42 (2.54%) Java 8
13 41 (2.48%) PHP 5
14 34 (2.06%) VB
15 24 (1.45%) Scala
16 23 (1.39%) R
17 22 (1.33%) Bash Shell
17 22 (1.33%) XAML
18 19 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 338 (20.46%) Degree
2 139 (8.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 15 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 15 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.85%) PhD
6 4 (0.24%) MBA
7 3 (0.18%) MCPD
7 3 (0.18%) MCTS
7 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.12%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.12%) CITP
8 2 (0.12%) HND
8 2 (0.12%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.061%) CCNA
9 1 (0.061%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.061%) ISEB
9 1 (0.061%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.061%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.39%) QA
2 21 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.67%) GDPR
4 9 (0.54%) SLA
5 6 (0.36%) GCP
5 6 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.12%) DICOM
6 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.061%) WCAG
System Software
1 30 (1.82%) Firmware
2 24 (1.45%) Docker
3 18 (1.09%) HDFS
4 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.061%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.061%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.061%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (1.63%) Puppet
2 26 (1.57%) Ansible
2 26 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.91%) Kibana
4 13 (0.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 13 (0.79%) WSUS
5 6 (0.36%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.18%) HAProxy
6 3 (0.18%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.12%) logstash
7 2 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.061%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.061%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.061%) Netcool
8 1 (0.061%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.061%) Oozie
8 1 (0.061%) Packer
8 1 (0.061%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.061%) Terraform
Vendors
1 327 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 166 (10.05%) Oracle
3 40 (2.42%) Zend
4 26 (1.57%) Google
5 24 (1.45%) Atlassian
6 19 (1.15%) Xamarin
7 18 (1.09%) Capita
7 18 (1.09%) TOWER Software
8 17 (1.03%) SAP
9 16 (0.97%) Apple
9 16 (0.97%) Sony
10 15 (0.91%) Facebook
10 15 (0.91%) Yahoo!
11 13 (0.79%) Infragistics
12 12 (0.73%) Twitter
13 11 (0.67%) VMware
14 10 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (0.54%) Adobe
16 8 (0.48%) Cisco
17 7 (0.42%) Sybase