Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 134 107
Rank change year-on-year 0 -27 +54
Permanent jobs citing OOP 716 741 1,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.36% 2.52% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.87% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 645 687 1,104
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,020 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 26,853 25,821 33,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.68% 87.87% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22,335 21,276 27,817
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 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Thames Valley -26 224 £42,500 +6.25% 36
Hampshire -35 213 £45,000 +12.50% 27
Surrey +83 145 £45,000 +16.13% 12
Oxfordshire +13 103 £42,500 +21.43% 16
East Sussex +12 81 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Berkshire -56 67 £50,000 +25.00% 16
Buckinghamshire -16 55 £45,250 +13.13% 4
West Sussex -48 27 £32,500 -4.41% 5
Kent +3 25 £40,000 -13.51% 7
Middlesex +11 1 £90,000 -
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 466 (65.08%) JavaScript
2 418 (58.38%) OO
3 350 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
4 341 (47.63%) CSS
5 335 (46.79%) HTML
6 309 (43.16%) C#
7 274 (38.27%) MVC
8 265 (37.01%) .NET
9 253 (35.34%) SQL
10 229 (31.98%) jQuery
11 228 (31.84%) PHP
12 227 (31.70%) MySQL
13 213 (29.75%) Git (software)
14 186 (25.98%) SQL Server
15 174 (24.30%) Java
16 168 (23.46%) Web Development
17 162 (22.63%) Linux
18 157 (21.93%) Software Engineering
19 155 (21.65%) HTML5
20 141 (19.69%) Degree
21 140 (19.55%) TDD
22 135 (18.85%) AngularJS
23 129 (18.02%) Web Services
24 114 (15.92%) ASP.NET
25 112 (15.64%) Scrum
26 105 (14.66%) Computer Science
27 102 (14.25%) CSS3
28 100 (13.97%) Microsoft
29 99 (13.83%) Relational Database
30 98 (13.69%) 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 33 (4.61%) CMS
2 28 (3.91%) Apache
3 20 (2.79%) WordPress
4 16 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (2.23%) IIS
5 13 (1.82%) Confluence
5 13 (1.82%) Drupal
6 12 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.98%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.70%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.42%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.42%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.42%) SilverStripe
10 2 (0.28%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.28%) nginx
11 1 (0.14%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.26%) GIMP
4 5 (0.70%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.28%) Doxygen
6 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Magento
1 2 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 63 (8.80%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.07%) GitHub
4 21 (2.93%) SaaS
5 5 (0.70%) Heroku
6 4 (0.56%) NuGet
6 4 (0.56%) Serverless
7 2 (0.28%) G Suite
7 2 (0.28%) iTunes
8 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.14%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.14%) PaaS
8 1 (0.14%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.91%) HTTP
2 15 (2.09%) Network Security
3 8 (1.12%) VoIP
4 6 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.70%) Internet
6 4 (0.56%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.56%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.56%) RS-232
6 4 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.42%) DNS
7 3 (0.42%) SMS
8 1 (0.14%) 2G
8 1 (0.14%) 3G
8 1 (0.14%) 4G
8 1 (0.14%) Broadband
8 1 (0.14%) GSM
8 1 (0.14%) LTE
8 1 (0.14%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (31.70%) MySQL
2 186 (25.98%) SQL Server
3 99 (13.83%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (3.91%) NoSQL
6 17 (2.37%) MariaDB
7 16 (2.23%) Oracle Database
8 15 (2.09%) MongoDB
8 15 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (1.82%) RDBMS
10 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.70%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.70%) HBase
11 5 (0.70%) SQLite
12 4 (0.56%) Big Data
12 4 (0.56%) Redis
13 3 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.28%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 213 (29.75%) Git (software)
2 90 (12.57%) Subversion
3 79 (11.03%) Jenkins
4 42 (5.87%) Selenium
5 37 (5.17%) JIRA
5 37 (5.17%) Visual Studio
6 34 (4.75%) Maven
7 32 (4.47%) WebDriver
8 25 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (3.07%) Cucumber
10 20 (2.79%) git-flow
10 20 (2.79%) JUnit
11 16 (2.23%) Jasmine
12 15 (2.09%) Mocha
13 14 (1.96%) ReSharper
14 12 (1.68%) Eclipse
14 12 (1.68%) Mockito
14 12 (1.68%) SonarQube
14 12 (1.68%) TeamCity
15 11 (1.54%) Xcode
General
1 73 (10.20%) Finance
2 54 (7.54%) Retail
3 36 (5.03%) Marketing
4 24 (3.35%) Games
5 16 (2.23%) Electronics
6 11 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.26%) Multimedia
8 9 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.12%) Automotive
10 5 (0.70%) Advertising
11 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.28%) Avionics
11 2 (0.28%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) German Language
12 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 542 (75.70%) Developer
2 146 (20.39%) PHP Developer
3 133 (18.58%) Software Developer
4 111 (15.50%) Senior Developer
5 104 (14.53%) .NET Developer
6 82 (11.45%) Software Engineer
7 73 (10.20%) C# Developer
8 58 (8.10%) Web Developer
9 52 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 51 (7.12%) Java Developer
11 49 (6.84%) JavaScript Developer
12 44 (6.15%) Senior Software Developer
13 43 (6.01%) Graduate
13 43 (6.01%) Lead Developer
14 42 (5.87%) Junior
15 38 (5.31%) Graduate Developer
16 32 (4.47%) Full Stack Developer
16 32 (4.47%) Junior Developer
17 30 (4.19%) Senior .NET Developer
17 30 (4.19%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (47.63%) CSS
2 335 (46.79%) HTML
3 265 (37.01%) .NET
4 229 (31.98%) jQuery
5 155 (21.65%) HTML5
6 135 (18.85%) AngularJS
7 129 (18.02%) Web Services
8 114 (15.92%) ASP.NET
9 102 (14.25%) CSS3
10 91 (12.71%) .NET Framework
10 91 (12.71%) WCF
11 83 (11.59%) RESTful
12 81 (11.31%) XML
13 80 (11.17%) Laravel
13 80 (11.17%) SOAP
14 79 (11.03%) LAMP
15 73 (10.20%) Ajax
16 68 (9.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 67 (9.36%) REST
18 64 (8.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 105 (14.66%) Computer Science
2 62 (8.66%) Self-Motivation
3 48 (6.70%) Mobile App
4 39 (5.45%) User Experience
5 37 (5.17%) Algorithms
6 35 (4.89%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (3.63%) Linux Command Line
8 24 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (2.09%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.12%) Life Science
12 7 (0.98%) Fintech
13 5 (0.70%) Animation
13 5 (0.70%) Arduino
13 5 (0.70%) e-Learning
13 5 (0.70%) Raspberry Pi
14 4 (0.56%) EPoS
14 4 (0.56%) Internet of Things
14 4 (0.56%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 162 (22.63%) Linux
2 72 (10.06%) Windows
3 28 (3.91%) Apple iOS
4 23 (3.21%) Android
5 18 (2.51%) Unix
6 9 (1.26%) Debian
7 3 (0.42%) CentOS
8 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (58.38%) OO
2 350 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (38.27%) MVC
4 168 (23.46%) Web Development
5 157 (21.93%) Software Engineering
6 140 (19.55%) TDD
7 112 (15.64%) Scrum
8 98 (13.69%) Test Automation
9 87 (12.15%) Problem-Solving
10 73 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
11 70 (9.78%) SDLC
12 56 (7.82%) E-Commerce
13 55 (7.68%) OO PHP
14 51 (7.12%) DevOps
15 50 (6.98%) Front End Development
16 37 (5.17%) SOLID
17 36 (5.03%) Open Source
18 34 (4.75%) Unit Testing
19 33 (4.61%) BDD
20 32 (4.47%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 466 (65.08%) JavaScript
2 309 (43.16%) C#
3 253 (35.34%) SQL
4 228 (31.84%) PHP
5 174 (24.30%) Java
6 96 (13.41%) Python
7 86 (12.01%) C++
8 52 (7.26%) VB.NET
9 39 (5.45%) PHP 5
10 36 (5.03%) Ruby
11 27 (3.77%) C
11 27 (3.77%) ES6
12 24 (3.35%) TypeScript
13 16 (2.23%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.82%) Java 8
14 13 (1.82%) T-SQL
15 12 (1.68%) PHP 7
16 10 (1.40%) ES8
17 8 (1.12%) ES7
17 8 (1.12%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 141 (19.69%) Degree
2 41 (5.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.40%) PhD
4 4 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.28%) HND
6 2 (0.28%) ISEB
6 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) CCNA
7 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.65%) QA
2 6 (0.84%) GDPR
3 2 (0.28%) DICOM
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 40 (5.59%) Docker
2 7 (0.98%) Firmware
3 3 (0.42%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (2.09%) Puppet
2 5 (0.70%) Ansible
2 5 (0.70%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.42%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.28%) Kibana
4 2 (0.28%) logstash
5 1 (0.14%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.14%) Netcool
5 1 (0.14%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.14%) Packer
5 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 100 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 94 (13.13%) Oracle
3 25 (3.49%) Zend
4 18 (2.51%) Perforce
5 17 (2.37%) Xamarin
6 11 (1.54%) Google
7 10 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.26%) Adobe
8 9 (1.26%) TOWER Software
8 9 (1.26%) Twitter
9 8 (1.12%) WooCommerce
10 4 (0.56%) Assembla
10 4 (0.56%) Sun
11 2 (0.28%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.28%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.28%) VMware
12 1 (0.14%) BMC
12 1 (0.14%) Demandware
12 1 (0.14%) Ericsson
12 1 (0.14%) HP