Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 173 138
Rank change year-on-year +74 -35 +9
Permanent jobs citing OOP 996 626 1,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.24% 1.95% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 2.23% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 939 559 988
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%

OOP 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 26,897 28,015 35,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.43% 87.48% 87.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22,146 22,971 29,444
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in the South East

OOP
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP in the South East.

Salary trend for OOP in the South East

OOP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in the South East

OOP
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 OOP within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Hampshire +39 407 £37,500 - 19
Thames Valley +39 275 £42,500 +6.25% 43
Surrey +90 202 £47,500 +5.56% 23
Berkshire +35 140 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Oxfordshire -2 72 £42,500 +13.33% 21
East Sussex +25 71 £44,000 -2.22% 9
Buckinghamshire +25 63 £40,000 -14.89% 10
Kent +18 18 £51,250 +28.13% 6
West Sussex -5 17 £42,500 - 4
Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 636 (63.86%) JavaScript
2 499 (50.10%) OO
3 496 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
4 485 (48.69%) CSS
5 481 (48.29%) C#
6 457 (45.88%) HTML
7 390 (39.16%) PHP
8 389 (39.06%) SQL
9 370 (37.15%) SQL Server
10 338 (33.94%) .NET
11 335 (33.63%) MVC
12 331 (33.23%) Linux
13 317 (31.83%) MySQL
14 276 (27.71%) jQuery
15 275 (27.61%) Web Development
16 234 (23.49%) Java
17 222 (22.29%) Software Engineering
18 202 (20.28%) Web Services
19 194 (19.48%) Scrum
20 185 (18.57%) Degree
21 170 (17.07%) HTML5
22 165 (16.57%) Git (software)
23 163 (16.37%) LAMP
24 160 (16.06%) TDD
25 153 (15.36%) Windows
26 151 (15.16%) AngularJS
27 149 (14.96%) .NET Framework
28 148 (14.86%) ASP.NET
29 145 (14.56%) Laravel
30 141 (14.16%) Microsoft

OOP
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 83 (8.33%) Apache
2 30 (3.01%) CMS
3 26 (2.61%) WordPress
4 20 (2.01%) Drupal
5 18 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.31%) Joomla!
7 8 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.70%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.60%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.50%) IIS
11 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.30%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.20%) GemFire
13 2 (0.20%) nginx
14 1 (0.10%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.10%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.10%) SAS
14 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.40%) InfoPath
2 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.20%) GIMP
3 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.60%) Magento
3 5 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 94 (9.44%) SaaS
2 55 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (2.11%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.50%) PaaS
5 5 (0.50%) Serverless
6 4 (0.40%) GitHub
7 3 (0.30%) Tricentis Tosca
8 2 (0.20%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.20%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (0.20%) IaaS
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.10%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.00%) Network Security
2 8 (0.80%) Internet
3 6 (0.60%) HTTP
3 6 (0.60%) VoIP
4 5 (0.50%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (0.50%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (0.50%) GGSN
4 5 (0.50%) GSM
4 5 (0.50%) LTE
4 5 (0.50%) MGW
4 5 (0.50%) PBX
4 5 (0.50%) RANAP
4 5 (0.50%) RTP
4 5 (0.50%) SGSN
4 5 (0.50%) SMTP
4 5 (0.50%) UMTS
4 5 (0.50%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.20%) SSL
6 1 (0.10%) Intranet
6 1 (0.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (37.15%) SQL Server
2 317 (31.83%) MySQL
3 54 (5.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 44 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (4.02%) Relational Database
6 33 (3.31%) Redis
7 30 (3.01%) NoSQL
8 20 (2.01%) MongoDB
9 19 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (1.10%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.90%) Big Data
13 6 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (0.50%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.50%) Cosmos DB
14 5 (0.50%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.50%) HBase
14 5 (0.50%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 165 (16.57%) Git (software)
2 102 (10.24%) Subversion
3 72 (7.23%) Selenium
4 52 (5.22%) WebDriver
5 46 (4.62%) Jenkins
6 40 (4.02%) Visual Studio
7 29 (2.91%) Eclipse
8 27 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (2.31%) JIRA
10 22 (2.21%) Cucumber
10 22 (2.21%) Maven
11 17 (1.71%) gulp
11 17 (1.71%) JMeter
12 16 (1.61%) PyCharm
13 15 (1.51%) PHPUnit
14 14 (1.41%) Trac
15 11 (1.10%) ReSharper
16 10 (1.00%) JUnit
16 10 (1.00%) SonarQube
17 9 (0.90%) Bugzilla
General
1 138 (13.86%) Finance
2 62 (6.22%) Retail
3 59 (5.92%) Telecoms
4 50 (5.02%) Marketing
5 38 (3.82%) Games
6 25 (2.51%) Electronics
7 18 (1.81%) Banking
8 15 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.00%) Back Office
10 9 (0.90%) Automotive
11 6 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.50%) Advertising
12 5 (0.50%) Swedish Language
13 4 (0.40%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.40%) Digital Economy
14 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Billing
16 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 722 (72.49%) Developer
2 292 (29.32%) PHP Developer
3 168 (16.87%) Software Developer
4 132 (13.25%) .NET Developer
5 120 (12.05%) C# Developer
5 120 (12.05%) Software Engineer
6 104 (10.44%) Senior Developer
7 81 (8.13%) Junior
8 76 (7.63%) Web Developer
9 68 (6.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 60 (6.02%) C++ Developer
11 54 (5.42%) Java Developer
12 52 (5.22%) Graduate
12 52 (5.22%) PHP Web Developer
13 47 (4.72%) Junior Developer
14 44 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
15 42 (4.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 42 (4.22%) SQL Developer
16 36 (3.61%) Graduate Developer
16 36 (3.61%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 485 (48.69%) CSS
2 457 (45.88%) HTML
3 338 (33.94%) .NET
4 276 (27.71%) jQuery
5 202 (20.28%) Web Services
6 170 (17.07%) HTML5
7 163 (16.37%) LAMP
8 151 (15.16%) AngularJS
9 149 (14.96%) .NET Framework
10 148 (14.86%) ASP.NET
11 145 (14.56%) Laravel
12 128 (12.85%) Ajax
13 127 (12.75%) SOAP
14 110 (11.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 97 (9.74%) Symfony
16 92 (9.24%) RESTful
16 92 (9.24%) WCF
17 86 (8.63%) XML
18 77 (7.73%) ASP.NET Web API
19 75 (7.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 100 (10.04%) Mobile App
2 97 (9.74%) Computer Science
3 80 (8.03%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (2.51%) N-Tier
6 23 (2.31%) Fintech
7 20 (2.01%) BBC
8 19 (1.91%) iPad
9 18 (1.81%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.41%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.20%) User Experience
12 7 (0.70%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.60%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
13 6 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.40%) EPoS
14 4 (0.40%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.30%) SWIFT
16 2 (0.20%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 331 (33.23%) Linux
2 153 (15.36%) Windows
3 24 (2.41%) CentOS
4 23 (2.31%) Unix
5 20 (2.01%) Ubuntu
6 7 (0.70%) Android
6 7 (0.70%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.60%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.40%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (0.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (50.10%) OO
2 496 (49.80%) Agile Software Development
3 335 (33.63%) MVC
4 275 (27.61%) Web Development
5 222 (22.29%) Software Engineering
6 194 (19.48%) Scrum
7 160 (16.06%) TDD
8 141 (14.16%) Test Automation
9 133 (13.35%) SDLC
10 96 (9.64%) E-Commerce
11 85 (8.53%) OO PHP
12 81 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
13 74 (7.43%) CRM
14 67 (6.73%) Unit Testing
15 65 (6.53%) Mobile Application Development
16 63 (6.33%) OOD
17 60 (6.02%) Mentoring
18 47 (4.72%) Web Application Development
19 46 (4.62%) Front End Development
20 44 (4.42%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 636 (63.86%) JavaScript
2 481 (48.29%) C#
3 390 (39.16%) PHP
4 389 (39.06%) SQL
5 234 (23.49%) Java
6 133 (13.35%) Python
7 104 (10.44%) C++
8 62 (6.22%) VB.NET
9 58 (5.82%) PHP 7
10 45 (4.52%) T-SQL
11 34 (3.41%) PHP 5
12 31 (3.11%) Ruby
13 20 (2.01%) Bash Shell
13 20 (2.01%) ES6
14 18 (1.81%) C
15 17 (1.71%) Perl
16 14 (1.41%) Embedded C++
16 14 (1.41%) Go
17 13 (1.31%) VB
18 11 (1.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 185 (18.57%) Degree
2 57 (5.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (3.01%) Oracle Certification
4 25 (2.51%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.70%) ISEB
7 6 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.10%) HND
9 1 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 30 (3.01%) Docker
2 4 (0.40%) HDFS
3 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.90%) Puppet
3 4 (0.40%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 2 (0.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 141 (14.16%) Microsoft
2 132 (13.25%) Zend
3 78 (7.83%) Oracle
4 34 (3.41%) Google
5 30 (3.01%) Sun
6 24 (2.41%) Twitter
7 20 (2.01%) Sony
8 17 (1.71%) SAP
9 9 (0.90%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.70%) IBM
10 7 (0.70%) Perforce
10 7 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.60%) Adobe
11 6 (0.60%) TOWER Software
12 5 (0.50%) Cisco
13 4 (0.40%) DevExpress
13 4 (0.40%) Informatica
13 4 (0.40%) RedGate
13 4 (0.40%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.40%) Telerik