Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 73 87 103
Rank change year-on-year +14 +16 -44
Permanent jobs citing OO 740 355 711
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.08% 3.49% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 3.79% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 499 303 626
10th Percentile £32,626 £33,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,525
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £66,875 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £68,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 16,862 9,377 20,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.02% 92.08% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11,477 7,582 17,075
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £64,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +65 230 £50,000 +17.65% 15
Thames Valley -23 220 £60,000 +20.00% 38
Berkshire -6 163 £60,000 +9.09% 17
Surrey 0 107 £50,000 - 13
East Sussex +21 90 £51,803 +59.39% 7
Oxfordshire -4 58 £57,500 +15.23% 12
West Sussex -7 56 £51,250 +2.50% 13
Kent -22 33 £50,000 +53.85% 5
Buckinghamshire -66 8 £56,250 +18.42% 9
Home Counties - 2 £100,000 -
Middlesex -13 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 381 (51.49%) JavaScript
2 374 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
3 321 (43.38%) OOP
4 283 (38.24%) CSS
5 269 (36.35%) HTML
5 269 (36.35%) Java
6 259 (35.00%) C#
7 227 (30.68%) PHP
8 222 (30.00%) Full Stack Development
9 219 (29.59%) Software Engineering
10 187 (25.27%) React
11 186 (25.14%) Unit Testing
12 185 (25.00%) Azure
13 179 (24.19%) .NET
14 172 (23.24%) Git (software)
15 167 (22.57%) Linux
16 166 (22.43%) TDD
17 165 (22.30%) Degree
18 161 (21.76%) Social Skills
19 160 (21.62%) Python
19 160 (21.62%) MySQL
20 155 (20.95%) MVC
21 148 (20.00%) Microservices
22 147 (19.86%) CI/CD
23 139 (18.78%) SQL
23 139 (18.78%) AWS
24 136 (18.38%) DevOps
25 127 (17.16%) Laravel
26 126 (17.03%) SQL Server
27 125 (16.89%) Computer Science

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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 36 (4.86%) Apache Spark
2 35 (4.73%) Apache
3 31 (4.19%) WordPress
4 27 (3.65%) GemFire
5 20 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 18 (2.43%) JBoss
7 17 (2.30%) CMS
8 16 (2.16%) Confluence
9 7 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.68%) Drupal
10 5 (0.68%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.54%) IBM Domino
12 3 (0.41%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.41%) Headless CMS
12 3 (0.41%) nginx
13 1 (0.14%) Jadu
13 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.95%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 6 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 185 (25.00%) Azure
2 139 (18.78%) AWS
3 74 (10.00%) GCP
4 59 (7.97%) GitHub
5 55 (7.43%) SaaS
6 46 (6.22%) Amazon Kinesis
7 38 (5.14%) Serverless
8 12 (1.62%) OpenShift
8 12 (1.62%) Power Platform
9 11 (1.49%) PaaS
10 8 (1.08%) PowerApps
11 7 (0.95%) Boomi
12 5 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.68%) Force.com
12 5 (0.68%) GitHub Actions
12 5 (0.68%) Heroku
12 5 (0.68%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.62%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.22%) MQTT
2 9 (1.22%) PPP
3 5 (0.68%) Internet
4 4 (0.54%) DNS
4 4 (0.54%) Firewall
4 4 (0.54%) Wireless
5 3 (0.41%) H.323
6 2 (0.27%) 3G
6 2 (0.27%) 3GPP
6 2 (0.27%) 4G
6 2 (0.27%) 5G
6 2 (0.27%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.27%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.27%) SSL
6 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (21.62%) MySQL
2 126 (17.03%) SQL Server
3 116 (15.68%) Relational Database
4 77 (10.41%) NoSQL
5 53 (7.16%) PostgreSQL
6 49 (6.62%) Redis
7 43 (5.81%) MariaDB
8 28 (3.78%) RDBMS
9 27 (3.65%) HBase
10 25 (3.38%) Big Data
11 7 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.68%) DB2
13 4 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.54%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.54%) Power BI
14 3 (0.41%) GIS
14 3 (0.41%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.27%) Flink
15 2 (0.27%) Ingres
15 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 172 (23.24%) Git (software)
2 78 (10.54%) Jenkins
3 65 (8.78%) JIRA
4 41 (5.54%) Artifactory
4 41 (5.54%) JUnit
5 39 (5.27%) Eclipse
5 39 (5.27%) IntelliJ
6 36 (4.86%) Cucumber
6 36 (4.86%) Visual Studio
7 31 (4.19%) PHPUnit
7 31 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
8 27 (3.65%) Cypress.io
8 27 (3.65%) Gradle
8 27 (3.65%) Mockito
8 27 (3.65%) Protractor
8 27 (3.65%) SonarQube
8 27 (3.65%) Storybook
9 25 (3.38%) Bitbucket
10 14 (1.89%) Selenium
11 13 (1.76%) Spock
General
1 161 (21.76%) Social Skills
2 123 (16.62%) Finance
3 59 (7.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 55 (7.43%) Law
5 46 (6.22%) Banking
6 31 (4.19%) Games
7 28 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (2.84%) Retail
9 16 (2.16%) Advertising
9 16 (2.16%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.49%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.81%) Marketing
12 4 (0.54%) Electronics
12 4 (0.54%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.41%) Presentation Skills
13 3 (0.41%) Public Sector
14 2 (0.27%) Influencing Skills
14 2 (0.27%) Military
15 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 461 (62.30%) Developer
2 155 (20.95%) Software Engineer
3 138 (18.65%) PHP Developer
4 116 (15.68%) Software Developer
5 83 (11.22%) Senior Software Engineer
6 58 (7.84%) .NET Developer
7 56 (7.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 52 (7.03%) Java Developer
8 52 (7.03%) Senior Developer
9 49 (6.62%) Trainee
9 49 (6.62%) Trainee Developer
9 49 (6.62%) Trainee Software Developer
10 48 (6.49%) C# Developer
11 36 (4.86%) Architect
11 36 (4.86%) Lead Developer
11 36 (4.86%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 30 (4.05%) Embedded Engineer
13 29 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
14 28 (3.78%) Analyst
14 28 (3.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (38.24%) CSS
2 269 (36.35%) HTML
3 187 (25.27%) React
4 179 (24.19%) .NET
5 127 (17.16%) Laravel
6 108 (14.59%) Node.js
6 108 (14.59%) Web Services
7 97 (13.11%) AngularJS
8 96 (12.97%) REST
9 95 (12.84%) HTML5
10 93 (12.57%) .NET Framework
10 93 (12.57%) RESTful
11 91 (12.30%) Symfony
12 81 (10.95%) jQuery
13 64 (8.65%) CSS3
14 60 (8.11%) LAMP
14 60 (8.11%) Spring
15 50 (6.76%) Java SE
15 50 (6.76%) JSON
16 49 (6.62%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 91 (12.30%) User Experience
2 90 (12.16%) Data Structures
3 68 (9.19%) Algorithms
4 62 (8.38%) Greenfield Project
5 59 (7.97%) Self-Motivation
6 34 (4.59%) Linux Command Line
7 30 (4.05%) Legacy Code
8 25 (3.38%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.16%) Renewable Energy
10 10 (1.35%) 3D Graphics
11 9 (1.22%) CAN bus
11 9 (1.22%) Fibre Optics
11 9 (1.22%) Legacy Applications
11 9 (1.22%) Legacy Systems
12 7 (0.95%) iPad
12 7 (0.95%) Robotics
13 6 (0.81%) Cloud Native
14 5 (0.68%) Device Driver
14 5 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.54%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 167 (22.57%) Linux
2 49 (6.62%) Android
3 48 (6.49%) Apple iOS
4 43 (5.81%) Unix
5 32 (4.32%) Windows
6 14 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (1.49%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.35%) CentOS
8 10 (1.35%) Debian
9 4 (0.54%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.41%) Robot Operating System
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (43.38%) OOP
3 222 (30.00%) Full Stack Development
4 219 (29.59%) Software Engineering
5 186 (25.14%) Unit Testing
6 166 (22.43%) TDD
7 155 (20.95%) MVC
8 148 (20.00%) Microservices
9 147 (19.86%) CI/CD
10 136 (18.38%) DevOps
11 125 (16.89%) Computer Science
12 114 (15.41%) Scrum
13 106 (14.32%) Web Development
14 99 (13.38%) OOD
15 81 (10.95%) Multithreading
16 79 (10.68%) Clean Code
16 79 (10.68%) Mentoring
17 74 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
17 74 (10.00%) Software Testing
18 66 (8.92%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 381 (51.49%) JavaScript
2 269 (36.35%) Java
3 259 (35.00%) C#
4 227 (30.68%) PHP
5 160 (21.62%) Python
6 139 (18.78%) SQL
7 102 (13.78%) C++
8 79 (10.68%) C
9 70 (9.46%) PHP 7
10 57 (7.70%) Java 8
11 31 (4.19%) Shell Script
12 30 (4.05%) T-SQL
13 27 (3.65%) Groovy
14 21 (2.84%) Go
15 20 (2.70%) PHP 5
16 14 (1.89%) TypeScript
17 8 (1.08%) Apex Code
18 6 (0.81%) Bash
18 6 (0.81%) Java 11
18 6 (0.81%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 165 (22.30%) Degree
2 81 (10.95%) OCP
2 81 (10.95%) Oracle Certification
3 49 (6.62%) CIW
3 49 (6.62%) OCA
4 40 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (2.57%) HND
6 12 (1.62%) Master's Degree
7 10 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
8 9 (1.22%) Security Cleared
9 8 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.95%) PhD
11 4 (0.54%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.41%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.27%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.27%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.27%) MBA
13 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.14%) IIBA
14 1 (0.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.03%) ISO 9001
1 15 (2.03%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (9.73%) Docker
2 27 (3.65%) HDFS
2 27 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.41%) Firmware
4 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (6.22%) Kubernetes
2 37 (5.00%) Ansible
3 14 (1.89%) Terraform
4 4 (0.54%) Puppet
5 3 (0.41%) Kubeflow
6 2 (0.27%) Rancher
7 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.14%) Marathon
7 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 111 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 77 (10.41%) Oracle
3 44 (5.95%) Google
4 28 (3.78%) VMware
5 27 (3.65%) Okta
6 25 (3.38%) WooCommerce
7 21 (2.84%) Zend
8 19 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.76%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.22%) SAP
11 8 (1.08%) IBM
12 7 (0.95%) Apple
12 7 (0.95%) OutSystems
13 5 (0.68%) ANSYS
13 5 (0.68%) Bloomberg
14 4 (0.54%) Atmel
14 4 (0.54%) JD Edwards
14 4 (0.54%) Xamarin
15 3 (0.41%) LexisNexis
16 2 (0.27%) ServiceNow