Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 134 146
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +20
Permanent jobs citing OOP 648 745 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.22% 2.57% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.87% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 586 712 763
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26,117 25,930 31,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.67% 89.46% 89.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21,547 21,384 26,347
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -25 227 £40,000 - 26
Thames Valley -4 197 £45,500 +13.75% 49
Surrey +23 96 £51,250 +20.59% 17
Oxfordshire +34 84 £42,500 +21.43% 23
East Sussex +9 71 £46,250 +5.11% 9
Berkshire -51 61 £48,000 +19.25% 16
Buckinghamshire +23 52 £47,500 +18.75% 10
West Sussex -34 26 £35,750 +5.15% 4
Kent +2 19 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Middlesex +19 11 £90,000 -
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 424 (65.43%) JavaScript
2 336 (51.85%) OO
3 318 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
4 298 (45.99%) HTML
5 293 (45.22%) CSS
6 261 (40.28%) C#
7 241 (37.19%) MVC
8 224 (34.57%) .NET
9 223 (34.41%) PHP
10 222 (34.26%) Git (software)
11 220 (33.95%) MySQL
12 192 (29.63%) SQL
13 185 (28.55%) jQuery
14 179 (27.62%) Software Engineering
15 168 (25.93%) Linux
16 166 (25.62%) Java
17 157 (24.23%) Web Development
18 137 (21.14%) SQL Server
19 135 (20.83%) AngularJS
20 133 (20.52%) Scrum
21 132 (20.37%) Web Services
22 130 (20.06%) Degree
23 129 (19.91%) TDD
24 127 (19.60%) HTML5
25 121 (18.67%) Computer Science
26 105 (16.20%) ASP.NET
27 102 (15.74%) Test Automation
27 102 (15.74%) Amazon AWS
28 101 (15.59%) CSS3
29 94 (14.51%) Continuous Integration

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 35 (5.40%) Apache
2 23 (3.55%) CMS
3 21 (3.24%) Confluence
4 19 (2.93%) WordPress
5 18 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.47%) IIS
7 15 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.23%) Drupal
9 6 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.93%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.62%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.31%) nginx
12 2 (0.31%) Traffic Server
13 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.15%) Commerce Server
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.23%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.93%) GIMP
2 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.62%) Doxygen
4 2 (0.31%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 102 (15.74%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (7.10%) SaaS
3 44 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (4.63%) GitHub
5 9 (1.39%) npm
5 9 (1.39%) Serverless
6 6 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.77%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (0.77%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.77%) iTunes
8 4 (0.62%) Google Play
8 4 (0.62%) Heroku
9 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.46%) Linode
10 2 (0.31%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.31%) G Suite
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.70%) HTTP
2 7 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.77%) Bluetooth
3 5 (0.77%) Ethernet
3 5 (0.77%) iBeacon
3 5 (0.77%) Internet
3 5 (0.77%) RS-232
3 5 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (0.77%) Wireless
4 4 (0.62%) Network Security
5 2 (0.31%) VoIP
5 2 (0.31%) WAN
5 2 (0.31%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.15%) Firewall
6 1 (0.15%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (33.95%) MySQL
2 137 (21.14%) SQL Server
3 80 (12.35%) Relational Database
4 38 (5.86%) MongoDB
5 29 (4.48%) NoSQL
6 20 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (1.85%) MariaDB
8 11 (1.70%) Big Data
9 9 (1.39%) Redis
10 7 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.08%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.93%) HBase
11 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.77%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.62%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.46%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.31%) MarkLogic
15 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 222 (34.26%) Git (software)
2 86 (13.27%) Jenkins
3 77 (11.88%) Subversion
4 63 (9.72%) JIRA
5 54 (8.33%) Maven
6 46 (7.10%) Selenium
7 26 (4.01%) TeamCity
8 24 (3.70%) JUnit
8 24 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
9 23 (3.55%) WebDriver
10 22 (3.40%) Visual Studio
11 21 (3.24%) Cucumber
12 17 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (2.47%) git-flow
14 12 (1.85%) Mockito
15 11 (1.70%) Bitbucket
15 11 (1.70%) Grunt
15 11 (1.70%) gulp
16 10 (1.54%) Xcode
17 9 (1.39%) Mocha
General
1 53 (8.18%) Retail
2 45 (6.94%) Finance
3 26 (4.01%) Marketing
4 19 (2.93%) Games
5 17 (2.62%) Electronics
6 10 (1.54%) Automotive
7 7 (1.08%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.77%) Advertising
10 4 (0.62%) Avionics
10 4 (0.62%) Military
11 3 (0.46%) Banking
11 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 460 (70.99%) Developer
2 120 (18.52%) PHP Developer
3 104 (16.05%) .NET Developer
4 94 (14.51%) Software Engineer
5 90 (13.89%) C# Developer
6 82 (12.65%) Software Developer
7 75 (11.57%) Senior Developer
7 75 (11.57%) Web Developer
8 63 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
9 54 (8.33%) Java Developer
10 35 (5.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 35 (5.40%) Junior
11 33 (5.09%) JavaScript Developer
12 32 (4.94%) Full Stack Developer
13 29 (4.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 27 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 27 (4.17%) Graduate
15 26 (4.01%) Senior Software Developer
16 24 (3.70%) .NET Software Engineer
16 24 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (45.99%) HTML
2 293 (45.22%) CSS
3 224 (34.57%) .NET
4 185 (28.55%) jQuery
5 135 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 132 (20.37%) Web Services
7 127 (19.60%) HTML5
8 105 (16.20%) ASP.NET
9 101 (15.59%) CSS3
10 93 (14.35%) REST
11 91 (14.04%) .NET Framework
12 80 (12.35%) LAMP
13 76 (11.73%) Laravel
14 75 (11.57%) RESTful
15 72 (11.11%) WCF
16 71 (10.96%) SOAP
17 64 (9.88%) Sass
18 63 (9.72%) XML
19 61 (9.41%) JSON
20 60 (9.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 121 (18.67%) Computer Science
2 63 (9.72%) Mobile App
3 42 (6.48%) Self-Motivation
4 41 (6.33%) User Experience
5 39 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
6 28 (4.32%) Algorithms
7 25 (3.86%) Linux Command Line
8 18 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (2.31%) Data Structures
9 15 (2.31%) Fintech
10 14 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (1.70%) N-Tier
12 9 (1.39%) iPad
13 8 (1.23%) Robotics
14 7 (1.08%) e-Learning
15 6 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
16 5 (0.77%) CAN bus
16 5 (0.77%) Internet of Things
17 4 (0.62%) Animation
17 4 (0.62%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 168 (25.93%) Linux
2 52 (8.02%) Windows
3 45 (6.94%) Apple iOS
4 44 (6.79%) Android
5 20 (3.09%) Debian
6 7 (1.08%) Unix
7 4 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.62%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (51.85%) OO
2 318 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (37.19%) MVC
4 179 (27.62%) Software Engineering
5 157 (24.23%) Web Development
6 133 (20.52%) Scrum
7 129 (19.91%) TDD
8 102 (15.74%) Test Automation
9 94 (14.51%) Continuous Integration
10 76 (11.73%) Problem-Solving
11 60 (9.26%) E-Commerce
12 53 (8.18%) SDLC
13 50 (7.72%) SOLID
14 47 (7.25%) OO PHP
14 47 (7.25%) Unit Testing
15 43 (6.64%) Kanban
16 42 (6.48%) DevOps
17 39 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
17 39 (6.02%) Front End Development
18 38 (5.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 424 (65.43%) JavaScript
2 261 (40.28%) C#
3 223 (34.41%) PHP
4 192 (29.63%) SQL
5 166 (25.62%) Java
6 82 (12.65%) C++
7 71 (10.96%) Python
8 45 (6.94%) PHP 5
9 44 (6.79%) Ruby
10 28 (4.32%) C
11 26 (4.01%) TypeScript
12 25 (3.86%) ES6
12 25 (3.86%) VB.NET
13 23 (3.55%) PHP 7
14 18 (2.78%) Java 8
15 14 (2.16%) Apple Swift
15 14 (2.16%) Scala
15 14 (2.16%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.85%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 130 (20.06%) Degree
2 49 (7.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.77%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.62%) PhD
5 2 (0.31%) CCNA
5 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.31%) HND
5 2 (0.31%) ISEB
5 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.31%) RHCE
6 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.02%) QA
2 6 (0.93%) GDPR
3 4 (0.62%) DICOM
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) PMO
4 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (7.72%) Docker
2 16 (2.47%) Firmware
3 5 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.62%) Varnish
5 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.31%) Postfix
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (3.09%) Ansible
2 11 (1.70%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.08%) Packer
3 7 (1.08%) Terraform
4 5 (0.77%) Puppet
5 4 (0.62%) Kibana
5 4 (0.62%) logstash
6 2 (0.31%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.31%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 76 (11.73%) Microsoft
2 57 (8.80%) Oracle
3 27 (4.17%) Xamarin
4 20 (3.09%) Google
5 18 (2.78%) Zend
6 11 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.70%) Twitter
7 8 (1.23%) Adobe
7 8 (1.23%) Perforce
8 6 (0.93%) DevExpress
8 6 (0.93%) WooCommerce
9 5 (0.77%) Assembla
9 5 (0.77%) VMware
10 4 (0.62%) Apple
10 4 (0.62%) Cloudera
10 4 (0.62%) Hortonworks
10 4 (0.62%) OutSystems
11 3 (0.46%) Fujitsu
11 3 (0.46%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.46%) TOWER Software