Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 54 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -16
Permanent jobs citing OO 1542 1745 2022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.33% 4.91% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 5.62% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1602 1875
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,300 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 25242 31043 36477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.22% 87.29% 86.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20770 25841 29932
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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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 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 +3 557 £42,500 -5.56% 70
Surrey -9 341 £47,500 -5.00% 29
Berkshire +37 293 £45,000 +5.88% 41
Hampshire -2 293 £42,500 +13.33% 15
Buckinghamshire -17 135 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Oxfordshire -14 134 £42,500 - 23
West Sussex +25 124 £35,000 -22.22% 6
East Sussex +5 95 £41,000 +17.14% 6
Kent +54 91 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Sussex - 8 £70,000 - 1
Isle of Wight +5 7 £24,000 -40.00%
Middlesex +9 5 - - 1
Home Counties - 3 £60,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for OO.

1 919 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
2 851 (55.19%) C#
3 714 (46.30%) .NET
4 698 (45.27%) JavaScript
5 605 (39.23%) SQL Server
6 572 (37.09%) HTML
7 532 (34.50%) CSS
8 523 (33.92%) MVC
9 509 (33.01%) SQL
10 437 (28.34%) ASP.NET
11 431 (27.95%) Java
12 423 (27.43%) OOP
13 409 (26.52%) TDD
14 345 (22.37%) Microsoft
15 343 (22.24%) Web Services
16 336 (21.79%) Software Engineering
17 323 (20.95%) Degree
18 319 (20.69%) jQuery
19 306 (19.84%) ASP.NET MVC
20 297 (19.26%) Linux
21 277 (17.96%) OOD
21 277 (17.96%) Web Development
22 273 (17.70%) Git (software)
23 268 (17.38%) WCF
23 268 (17.38%) Scrum
24 246 (15.95%) PHP
25 244 (15.82%) Finance
26 242 (15.69%) Test Automation
27 241 (15.63%) Computer Science
28 239 (15.50%) 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 89 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
2 74 (4.80%) CMS
3 58 (3.76%) Apache
4 43 (2.79%) IIS
5 41 (2.66%) JBoss
6 33 (2.14%) Tomcat
7 25 (1.62%) Apache Spark
8 22 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 19 (1.23%) Confluence
10 16 (1.04%) WordPress
11 14 (0.91%) Apache Solr
12 13 (0.84%) Drupal
13 11 (0.71%) SharePoint
14 9 (0.58%) nginx
15 8 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 6 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
16 6 (0.39%) Joomla!
17 4 (0.26%) Sitefinity
17 4 (0.26%) WebSphere
17 4 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.26%) GIMP
2 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.065%) Simulink
4 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.58%) Magento
2 4 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (0.26%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.13%) Pega PRPC
4 2 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.065%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.065%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.065%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 87 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 74 (4.80%) SaaS
4 13 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (0.78%) npm
6 11 (0.71%) GitHub
7 10 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.58%) Datadog
9 7 (0.45%) Office 365
10 6 (0.39%) Google Play
10 6 (0.39%) PaaS
10 6 (0.39%) Slack
11 4 (0.26%) Algolia
11 4 (0.26%) Force.com
11 4 (0.26%) Serverless
12 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.13%) IaaS
12 2 (0.13%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 127 (8.24%) Internet
2 56 (3.63%) HTTP
3 20 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.52%) Diameter Protocol
4 8 (0.52%) GSM
4 8 (0.52%) LTE
4 8 (0.52%) RANAP
4 8 (0.52%) RTP
4 8 (0.52%) UMTS
5 7 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
5 7 (0.45%) PBX
5 7 (0.45%) Wireshark
6 6 (0.39%) MGW
6 6 (0.39%) SGSN
6 6 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.32%) DNS
7 5 (0.32%) GGSN
7 5 (0.32%) SSL
7 5 (0.32%) WAN
8 4 (0.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 605 (39.23%) SQL Server
2 232 (15.05%) MySQL
3 193 (12.52%) Relational Database
4 115 (7.46%) NoSQL
5 86 (5.58%) MongoDB
6 85 (5.51%) SQL Server 2016
7 71 (4.60%) Redis
8 47 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
9 44 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
9 44 (2.85%) RDBMS
10 34 (2.20%) Big Data
11 33 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (2.08%) Oracle Database
13 20 (1.30%) MariaDB
14 19 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
15 17 (1.10%) HBase
15 17 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
18 12 (0.78%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 273 (17.70%) Git (software)
2 138 (8.95%) Visual Studio
3 119 (7.72%) Subversion
4 105 (6.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 68 (4.41%) Selenium
6 64 (4.15%) Jenkins
7 61 (3.96%) JIRA
8 51 (3.31%) Eclipse
9 48 (3.11%) NUnit
10 43 (2.79%) JUnit
11 40 (2.59%) PHPUnit
12 36 (2.33%) Maven
13 27 (1.75%) Cucumber
14 26 (1.69%) JSUnit
15 24 (1.56%) WebDriver
16 23 (1.49%) JMeter
17 20 (1.30%) TeamCity
18 18 (1.17%) Mockito
19 17 (1.10%) Arquillian
20 16 (1.04%) gulp
General
1 244 (15.82%) Finance
2 77 (4.99%) Games
3 63 (4.09%) Marketing
4 60 (3.89%) Electronics
5 56 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 45 (2.92%) Retail
7 34 (2.20%) Manufacturing
8 29 (1.88%) Automotive
9 26 (1.69%) Advertising
10 16 (1.04%) Back Office
11 15 (0.97%) Publishing
12 13 (0.84%) Legal
13 9 (0.58%) Banking
13 9 (0.58%) Law
14 8 (0.52%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.26%) Digital Economy
16 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.13%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 1140 (73.93%) Developer
2 393 (25.49%) .NET Developer
3 251 (16.28%) C# Developer
4 220 (14.27%) Senior Developer
5 190 (12.32%) PHP Developer
6 185 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 181 (11.74%) Software Engineer
8 171 (11.09%) Java Developer
9 136 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 128 (8.30%) Web Developer
11 100 (6.49%) ASP.NET Developer
12 87 (5.64%) Junior
13 86 (5.58%) Graduate
14 83 (5.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 75 (4.86%) Graduate Developer
16 74 (4.80%) Junior Developer
16 74 (4.80%) SQL Developer
17 71 (4.60%) Senior .NET Developer
18 63 (4.09%) JavaScript Developer
19 60 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 714 (46.30%) .NET
2 572 (37.09%) HTML
3 532 (34.50%) CSS
4 437 (28.34%) ASP.NET
5 343 (22.24%) Web Services
6 319 (20.69%) jQuery
7 306 (19.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 268 (17.38%) WCF
9 232 (15.05%) AngularJS
10 218 (14.14%) .NET Framework
11 194 (12.58%) RESTful
12 173 (11.22%) Node.js
13 172 (11.15%) XML
14 155 (10.05%) HTML5
15 153 (9.92%) WPF
16 148 (9.60%) ASP.NET Web API
17 135 (8.75%) Ajax
18 127 (8.24%) Spring
19 126 (8.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 116 (7.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 241 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 140 (9.08%) Greenfield Project
3 132 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 56 (3.63%) User Experience
6 51 (3.31%) Algorithms
7 30 (1.95%) BBC
8 28 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 28 (1.82%) iPad
9 26 (1.69%) Social Media
10 24 (1.56%) Client/Server
10 24 (1.56%) W3C
11 22 (1.43%) N-Tier
12 20 (1.30%) Fintech
13 13 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (0.78%) EMV
14 12 (0.78%) Tandem
15 10 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (0.58%) iPhone
16 9 (0.58%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 297 (19.26%) Linux
2 189 (12.26%) Windows
3 62 (4.02%) Unix
4 43 (2.79%) Android
5 34 (2.20%) Apple iOS
6 12 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 7 (0.45%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.32%) CentOS
8 5 (0.32%) OS/400
8 5 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.065%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 919 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (33.92%) MVC
3 423 (27.43%) OOP
4 409 (26.52%) TDD
5 336 (21.79%) Software Engineering
6 277 (17.96%) OOD
6 277 (17.96%) Web Development
7 268 (17.38%) Scrum
8 242 (15.69%) Test Automation
9 163 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
10 154 (9.99%) Web Application Development
11 151 (9.79%) BDD
12 149 (9.66%) SDLC
12 149 (9.66%) Unit Testing
13 131 (8.50%) SOLID
14 103 (6.68%) OO PHP
15 97 (6.29%) E-Commerce
16 95 (6.16%) Domain-Driven Design
17 93 (6.03%) Mentoring
18 89 (5.77%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 851 (55.19%) C#
2 698 (45.27%) JavaScript
3 509 (33.01%) SQL
4 431 (27.95%) Java
5 246 (15.95%) PHP
6 239 (15.50%) C++
7 146 (9.47%) Python
8 108 (7.00%) T-SQL
9 103 (6.68%) Ruby
10 76 (4.93%) C
11 57 (3.70%) PHP 5
12 47 (3.05%) VB.NET
13 40 (2.59%) TypeScript
14 37 (2.40%) VB
15 32 (2.08%) PHP 7
16 28 (1.82%) PL/SQL
17 27 (1.75%) F#
18 20 (1.30%) R
19 19 (1.23%) Groovy
20 18 (1.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 323 (20.95%) Degree
2 111 (7.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.36%) Master's Degree
5 20 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (0.97%) PhD
7 9 (0.58%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.39%) Novell Certification
9 5 (0.32%) MCPD
9 5 (0.32%) MCTS
10 4 (0.26%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.19%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.19%) ISEB
11 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.13%) Chartered Engineer
12 2 (0.13%) HND
12 2 (0.13%) MCP
12 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.065%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.44%) QA
2 6 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.19%) SLA
5 1 (0.065%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 52 (3.37%) Docker
2 16 (1.04%) HDFS
3 13 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.39%) Firmware
5 3 (0.19%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.065%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.065%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (1.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 20 (1.30%) Kibana
2 20 (1.30%) WSUS
3 9 (0.58%) HAProxy
4 7 (0.45%) Ansible
5 6 (0.39%) Puppet
6 4 (0.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 2 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.065%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 345 (22.37%) Microsoft
2 97 (6.29%) Oracle
3 71 (4.60%) Zend
4 49 (3.18%) SAP
5 37 (2.40%) Google
6 30 (1.95%) Sony
7 23 (1.49%) Apple
7 23 (1.49%) Facebook
8 22 (1.43%) Sitecore
8 22 (1.43%) Yahoo!
9 15 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (0.97%) VMware
10 14 (0.91%) hybris
10 14 (0.91%) Twitter
11 10 (0.65%) AppDynamics
11 10 (0.65%) Splunk
11 10 (0.65%) TOWER Software
12 9 (0.58%) Concur
13 8 (0.52%) Adobe
14 7 (0.45%) Cisco