Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 102 160
Rank change year-on-year -48 +58 -16
Permanent jobs citing OOP 587 969 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.10% 3.10% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 3.45% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 529 925 645
South East median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -4.19%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £57,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 25,502 28,099 30,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.06% 89.94% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20,844 23,143 24,944
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -42 222 £40,000 - 15
Thames Valley -24 191 £47,500 +11.76% 28
Surrey -46 82 £52,500 +10.53% 15
Berkshire -52 69 £47,500 +5.56% 10
Buckinghamshire +26 61 £45,500 +13.75% 8
Oxfordshire +13 61 £55,000 +29.41% 10
East Sussex -15 51 £42,500 -3.41% 4
West Sussex -20 19 £35,750 +2.14%
Middlesex - 11 £50,000 -
Kent +12 10 £55,000 +4.76% 10
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 374 (63.71%) JavaScript
2 300 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 298 (50.77%) OO
4 291 (49.57%) HTML
5 277 (47.19%) CSS
6 255 (43.44%) C#
7 206 (35.09%) PHP
8 205 (34.92%) MySQL
9 197 (33.56%) .NET
10 190 (32.37%) MVC
11 183 (31.18%) jQuery
12 170 (28.96%) Linux
13 167 (28.45%) SQL
13 167 (28.45%) Java
14 166 (28.28%) Git (software)
15 164 (27.94%) Software Engineering
16 160 (27.26%) Web Development
17 147 (25.04%) Web Services
18 136 (23.17%) AngularJS
19 131 (22.32%) SQL Server
20 123 (20.95%) Scrum
21 113 (19.25%) TDD
21 113 (19.25%) HTML5
22 105 (17.89%) Degree
23 102 (17.38%) Continuous Integration
24 100 (17.04%) Test Automation
25 98 (16.70%) Computer Science
26 95 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
27 93 (15.84%) ASP.NET
28 83 (14.14%) REST

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 37 (6.30%) Apache
2 19 (3.24%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.07%) CMS
3 18 (3.07%) WordPress
4 15 (2.56%) Confluence
4 15 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (2.21%) IIS
6 8 (1.36%) Apache Solr
6 8 (1.36%) Drupal
7 4 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.68%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.51%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.51%) nginx
8 3 (0.51%) Traffic Server
9 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.17%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (1.02%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.68%) GIMP
3 3 (0.51%) Doxygen
3 3 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.02%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 95 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (9.54%) SaaS
3 42 (7.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (4.77%) GitHub
5 14 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (2.21%) npm
7 11 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (1.53%) Amazon S3
8 9 (1.53%) Google Analytics
9 8 (1.36%) Serverless
10 7 (1.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 6 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (0.85%) Google Play
12 5 (0.85%) iTunes
13 3 (0.51%) Linode
14 2 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 2 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.34%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 2 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.41%) HTTP
2 12 (2.04%) H.323
3 7 (1.19%) Skype
4 5 (0.85%) iBeacon
4 5 (0.85%) Wireless
5 3 (0.51%) Network Security
5 3 (0.51%) VoIP
5 3 (0.51%) WAN
5 3 (0.51%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.34%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.34%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.34%) Firewall
6 2 (0.34%) Internet
6 2 (0.34%) RS-232
6 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (34.92%) MySQL
2 131 (22.32%) SQL Server
3 45 (7.67%) Relational Database
4 31 (5.28%) MongoDB
5 19 (3.24%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.87%) Redis
8 9 (1.53%) Big Data
9 7 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (1.19%) MS Access
9 7 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.68%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.51%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.51%) HBase
12 3 (0.51%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 166 (28.28%) Git (software)
2 68 (11.58%) Jenkins
3 59 (10.05%) Selenium
4 44 (7.50%) JIRA
5 43 (7.33%) Subversion
6 39 (6.64%) Maven
7 32 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (4.77%) WebDriver
9 26 (4.43%) Octopus Deploy
10 25 (4.26%) TeamCity
11 24 (4.09%) Cucumber
11 24 (4.09%) Visual Studio
12 14 (2.39%) Bitbucket
13 13 (2.21%) Grunt
13 13 (2.21%) JUnit
14 11 (1.87%) SpecFlow
15 10 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
16 9 (1.53%) gulp
17 7 (1.19%) git-flow
17 7 (1.19%) Robot Framework
General
1 46 (7.84%) Finance
2 40 (6.81%) Retail
3 26 (4.43%) Marketing
4 11 (1.87%) Electronics
5 7 (1.19%) Games
5 7 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.85%) Banking
7 4 (0.68%) Advertising
7 4 (0.68%) Automotive
7 4 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.34%) Avionics
8 2 (0.34%) Back Office
8 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.34%) Military
8 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 408 (69.51%) Developer
2 116 (19.76%) PHP Developer
3 103 (17.55%) Software Engineer
4 100 (17.04%) .NET Developer
5 95 (16.18%) C# Developer
6 76 (12.95%) Software Developer
7 71 (12.10%) Senior Developer
8 68 (11.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 56 (9.54%) Web Developer
10 45 (7.67%) Java Developer
11 36 (6.13%) Junior
12 34 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
13 31 (5.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 30 (5.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 29 (4.94%) Graduate
16 26 (4.43%) Senior .NET Developer
17 25 (4.26%) Test Engineer
18 24 (4.09%) .NET Software Engineer
19 22 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
20 21 (3.58%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (49.57%) HTML
2 277 (47.19%) CSS
3 197 (33.56%) .NET
4 183 (31.18%) jQuery
5 147 (25.04%) Web Services
6 136 (23.17%) AngularJS
7 113 (19.25%) HTML5
8 93 (15.84%) ASP.NET
9 83 (14.14%) REST
10 81 (13.80%) .NET Framework
11 77 (13.12%) LAMP
12 75 (12.78%) Laravel
13 73 (12.44%) RESTful
14 70 (11.93%) Sass
15 69 (11.75%) CSS3
16 63 (10.73%) SOAP
17 60 (10.22%) XML
18 56 (9.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 55 (9.37%) React
20 54 (9.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 73 (12.44%) Mobile App
2 51 (8.69%) User Experience
3 36 (6.13%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (4.77%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (4.26%) Fintech
6 22 (3.75%) Linux Command Line
7 18 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (2.73%) Algorithms
9 12 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (1.87%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.70%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.53%) iPad
13 7 (1.19%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.19%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (1.02%) Robotics
15 4 (0.68%) SCADA
16 3 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
16 3 (0.51%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 170 (28.96%) Linux
2 48 (8.18%) Android
2 48 (8.18%) Apple iOS
3 46 (7.84%) Windows
4 14 (2.39%) Debian
5 5 (0.85%) Mac OS
5 5 (0.85%) Unix
6 4 (0.68%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (50.77%) OO
3 190 (32.37%) MVC
4 164 (27.94%) Software Engineering
5 160 (27.26%) Web Development
6 123 (20.95%) Scrum
7 113 (19.25%) TDD
8 102 (17.38%) Continuous Integration
9 100 (17.04%) Test Automation
10 98 (16.70%) Computer Science
11 73 (12.44%) Problem-Solving
12 55 (9.37%) SDLC
13 53 (9.03%) SOLID
14 51 (8.69%) Unit Testing
15 46 (7.84%) E-Commerce
16 44 (7.50%) BDD
17 43 (7.33%) Mathematics
18 42 (7.16%) DevOps
18 42 (7.16%) OO PHP
19 40 (6.81%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 374 (63.71%) JavaScript
2 255 (43.44%) C#
3 206 (35.09%) PHP
4 167 (28.45%) Java
4 167 (28.45%) SQL
5 72 (12.27%) C++
6 66 (11.24%) Python
7 54 (9.20%) Ruby
8 27 (4.60%) PHP 5
9 23 (3.92%) Objective-C
10 22 (3.75%) PHP 7
11 21 (3.58%) C
12 20 (3.41%) TypeScript
13 18 (3.07%) Go
14 17 (2.90%) Java 8
14 17 (2.90%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.56%) Apple Swift
16 14 (2.39%) ES6
17 13 (2.21%) Perl
18 11 (1.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 105 (17.89%) Degree
2 50 (8.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.85%) ISTQB
3 5 (0.85%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.34%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.34%) HND
4 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.17%) CCNA
5 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.17%) ISEB
5 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.18%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) DICOM
3 2 (0.34%) GDPR
4 1 (0.17%) PMO
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (7.84%) Docker
2 15 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.04%) Firmware
4 6 (1.02%) Varnish
4 6 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.51%) Postfix
6 1 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 19 (3.24%) Ansible
2 10 (1.70%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.02%) Packer
3 6 (1.02%) Terraform
4 3 (0.51%) Puppet
5 2 (0.34%) Kibana
5 2 (0.34%) logstash
6 1 (0.17%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.45%) Google
3 31 (5.28%) Oracle
4 26 (4.43%) Xamarin
5 19 (3.24%) Zend
6 15 (2.56%) VMware
7 8 (1.36%) Twitter
8 6 (1.02%) Adobe
8 6 (1.02%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.85%) Fujitsu
10 4 (0.68%) Apple
10 4 (0.68%) Facebook
10 4 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.51%) Cloudera
11 3 (0.51%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.34%) Assembla
12 2 (0.34%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.34%) TOWER Software
12 2 (0.34%) WooCommerce