Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 123 114
Rank change year-on-year -18 -9 +60
Permanent jobs citing OOP 680 757 1,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.29% 2.60% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.92% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 605 717 1,009
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +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 26,533 25,941 32,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.53% 89.09% 89.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21,930 21,449 27,535
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,875 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -26 229 £44,000 +10.00% 15
Thames Valley -18 196 £45,000 +12.50% 39
Surrey +47 123 £45,000 +20.00% 18
Oxfordshire +17 96 £42,500 +21.43% 17
East Sussex -10 74 £50,000 +33.33% 9
Berkshire -46 52 £45,500 +13.75% 17
Buckinghamshire -12 48 £47,500 +18.75% 5
West Sussex -39 34 £32,500 -4.41% 5
Kent +3 21 £52,500 - 5
Middlesex +9 3 £90,000 -
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 443 (65.15%) JavaScript
2 364 (53.53%) OO
3 323 (47.50%) CSS
3 323 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
4 317 (46.62%) HTML
5 265 (38.97%) C#
6 254 (37.35%) MVC
7 236 (34.71%) Git (software)
8 231 (33.97%) .NET
9 229 (33.68%) MySQL
10 224 (32.94%) PHP
11 216 (31.76%) SQL
12 213 (31.32%) jQuery
13 182 (26.76%) Software Engineering
14 176 (25.88%) Java
15 159 (23.38%) Linux
16 158 (23.24%) Web Development
17 152 (22.35%) HTML5
18 141 (20.74%) AngularJS
19 139 (20.44%) SQL Server
20 134 (19.71%) Degree
21 126 (18.53%) CSS3
22 124 (18.24%) Scrum
22 124 (18.24%) TDD
23 120 (17.65%) Web Services
23 120 (17.65%) Computer Science
24 104 (15.29%) Relational Database
25 97 (14.26%) ASP.NET
26 96 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
27 95 (13.97%) Test Automation

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 34 (5.00%) CMS
2 28 (4.12%) Apache
3 26 (3.82%) WordPress
4 19 (2.79%) Confluence
4 19 (2.79%) IIS
5 15 (2.21%) Drupal
5 15 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.91%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.88%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.44%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.44%) SilverStripe
10 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.29%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (1.76%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.03%) GIMP
4 5 (0.74%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.59%) Doxygen
6 3 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 96 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (4.71%) SaaS
4 26 (3.82%) GitHub
5 8 (1.18%) Serverless
6 5 (0.74%) Heroku
7 4 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.59%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.59%) iTunes
8 3 (0.44%) Google Play
8 3 (0.44%) Linode
9 2 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.29%) G Suite
9 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.29%) npm
10 1 (0.15%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.15%) NuGet
10 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.12%) HTTP
2 9 (1.32%) Network Security
3 7 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.88%) Internet
5 5 (0.74%) Bluetooth
5 5 (0.74%) Ethernet
5 5 (0.74%) RS-232
5 5 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.29%) SMS
7 1 (0.15%) 2G
7 1 (0.15%) 3G
7 1 (0.15%) 4G
7 1 (0.15%) GSM
7 1 (0.15%) iBeacon
7 1 (0.15%) LTE
7 1 (0.15%) UMTS
7 1 (0.15%) VoIP
7 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (33.68%) MySQL
2 139 (20.44%) SQL Server
3 104 (15.29%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.41%) MongoDB
5 29 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 18 (2.65%) MariaDB
7 17 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.62%) Big Data
8 11 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.32%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.03%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.88%) HBase
11 6 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.74%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.74%) SQLite
13 4 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.59%) Redis
14 3 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.44%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.29%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 236 (34.71%) Git (software)
2 87 (12.79%) Jenkins
3 84 (12.35%) Subversion
4 61 (8.97%) JIRA
5 43 (6.32%) Maven
6 39 (5.74%) Selenium
7 34 (5.00%) Visual Studio
8 24 (3.53%) JUnit
8 24 (3.53%) WebDriver
9 20 (2.94%) git-flow
9 20 (2.94%) TeamCity
10 17 (2.50%) Mocha
11 16 (2.35%) Jasmine
12 14 (2.06%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.06%) Mockito
13 12 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (1.62%) CircleCI
14 11 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (1.62%) Xcode
15 9 (1.32%) Travis CI
General
1 57 (8.38%) Retail
2 48 (7.06%) Finance
3 29 (4.26%) Marketing
4 20 (2.94%) Electronics
5 18 (2.65%) Games
6 11 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.47%) Automotive
7 10 (1.47%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.59%) Avionics
8 4 (0.59%) Military
9 3 (0.44%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.29%) Advertising
10 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.29%) Banking
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
11 1 (0.15%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 495 (72.79%) Developer
2 127 (18.68%) PHP Developer
3 106 (15.59%) Software Developer
4 102 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 92 (13.53%) .NET Developer
6 87 (12.79%) Senior Developer
7 73 (10.74%) C# Developer
8 71 (10.44%) Web Developer
9 55 (8.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 53 (7.79%) Java Developer
11 50 (7.35%) JavaScript Developer
12 39 (5.74%) Full Stack Developer
12 39 (5.74%) Graduate
12 39 (5.74%) Junior
13 35 (5.15%) Senior Software Developer
14 33 (4.85%) Graduate Developer
15 31 (4.56%) Lead Developer
16 28 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
17 27 (3.97%) C# Software Engineer
17 27 (3.97%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (47.50%) CSS
2 317 (46.62%) HTML
3 231 (33.97%) .NET
4 213 (31.32%) jQuery
5 152 (22.35%) HTML5
6 141 (20.74%) AngularJS
7 126 (18.53%) CSS3
8 120 (17.65%) Web Services
9 97 (14.26%) ASP.NET
10 92 (13.53%) REST
11 82 (12.06%) WCF
12 80 (11.76%) .NET Framework
13 77 (11.32%) Ajax
14 75 (11.03%) Node.js
15 74 (10.88%) LAMP
16 73 (10.74%) Laravel
16 73 (10.74%) RESTful
17 72 (10.59%) SOAP
18 71 (10.44%) XML
19 67 (9.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 120 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 62 (9.12%) Mobile App
3 53 (7.79%) Self-Motivation
4 51 (7.50%) User Experience
5 35 (5.15%) Algorithms
6 34 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
7 33 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (2.35%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.76%) Fintech
11 8 (1.18%) Life Science
12 6 (0.88%) e-Learning
12 6 (0.88%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.74%) Animation
13 5 (0.74%) Arduino
13 5 (0.74%) CAN bus
13 5 (0.74%) Internet of Things
13 5 (0.74%) Raspberry Pi
13 5 (0.74%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 159 (23.38%) Linux
2 50 (7.35%) Windows
3 34 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 33 (4.85%) Android
5 15 (2.21%) Debian
6 11 (1.62%) Unix
7 5 (0.74%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (53.53%) OO
2 323 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 254 (37.35%) MVC
4 182 (26.76%) Software Engineering
5 158 (23.24%) Web Development
6 124 (18.24%) Scrum
6 124 (18.24%) TDD
7 95 (13.97%) Test Automation
8 86 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (12.21%) Problem-Solving
10 73 (10.74%) E-Commerce
11 61 (8.97%) SDLC
12 46 (6.76%) OO PHP
13 45 (6.62%) Unit Testing
14 43 (6.32%) DevOps
14 43 (6.32%) Kanban
15 40 (5.88%) Front End Development
15 40 (5.88%) SOLID
16 39 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
17 37 (5.44%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 443 (65.15%) JavaScript
2 265 (38.97%) C#
3 224 (32.94%) PHP
4 216 (31.76%) SQL
5 176 (25.88%) Java
6 91 (13.38%) Python
7 90 (13.24%) C++
8 45 (6.62%) PHP 5
8 45 (6.62%) Ruby
9 36 (5.29%) VB.NET
10 32 (4.71%) C
11 31 (4.56%) TypeScript
12 30 (4.41%) ES6
13 16 (2.35%) PHP 7
14 12 (1.76%) Bash Shell
14 12 (1.76%) Scala
15 11 (1.62%) ES8
16 9 (1.32%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.32%) XAML
17 8 (1.18%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 134 (19.71%) Degree
2 47 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.47%) PhD
4 3 (0.44%) ISEB
5 2 (0.29%) CCNA
5 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.29%) HND
5 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.29%) RHCE
5 2 (0.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.15%) QA
2 7 (1.03%) GDPR
3 4 (0.59%) DICOM
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.15%) PMO
4 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (7.06%) Docker
2 14 (2.06%) Firmware
3 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (1.91%) Ansible
2 8 (1.18%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.88%) Puppet
4 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.44%) Kibana
5 3 (0.44%) logstash
5 3 (0.44%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.29%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.29%) Packer
6 2 (0.29%) Terraform
7 1 (0.15%) Netcool
7 1 (0.15%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 87 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 71 (10.44%) Oracle
3 23 (3.38%) Xamarin
4 17 (2.50%) Zend
5 15 (2.21%) Google
6 11 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.47%) Twitter
8 9 (1.32%) Adobe
8 9 (1.32%) TOWER Software
8 9 (1.32%) WooCommerce
9 8 (1.18%) OutSystems
9 8 (1.18%) Perforce
10 5 (0.74%) Assembla
11 3 (0.44%) Apple
11 3 (0.44%) Cloudera
11 3 (0.44%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.29%) Facebook
12 2 (0.29%) HP
12 2 (0.29%) Sun
12 2 (0.29%) VMware