Period
to 27 October 2020

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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 148 141
Rank change year-on-year +60 -7 -17
Permanent jobs citing OOP 270 549 642
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.32% 2.18% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 2.41% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 240 547 587
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,875 £60,000 £65,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 7,423 22,785 26,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.36% 90.44% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6,062 18,316 21,658
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing OOP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OOP in the South East.

Salary trend for OOP in the South East

OOP
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing OOP in the South East over the 6 months to 27 October 2020.

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 27 October 2020. 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 +20 109 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Thames Valley +64 86 £50,000 +5.26% 29
Berkshire +81 58 £50,000 +5.26% 11
East Sussex +61 38 £32,500 -18.75% 3
West Sussex +42 15 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Buckinghamshire +52 14 £61,250 +34.62% 13
Oxfordshire +25 14 £40,000 -15.79% 5
Surrey +58 13 £42,000 -1.18% 10
Kent +46 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
OOP
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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.

1 170 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 169 (62.59%) OO
3 161 (59.63%) HTML
4 157 (58.15%) CSS
5 139 (51.48%) MySQL
6 129 (47.78%) PHP
7 124 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (45.93%) Web Development
8 118 (43.70%) MVC
9 114 (42.22%) SQL Server
10 107 (39.63%) jQuery
11 100 (37.04%) C#
12 97 (35.93%) Web Services
13 83 (30.74%) TDD
14 76 (28.15%) .NET
15 74 (27.41%) LAMP
16 71 (26.30%) Linux
17 69 (25.56%) Laravel
18 62 (22.96%) Degree
18 62 (22.96%) SQL
19 59 (21.85%) Git (software)
20 58 (21.48%) REST
21 55 (20.37%) Symfony
22 54 (20.00%) Software Engineering
23 52 (19.26%) ASP.NET
24 50 (18.52%) Azure
25 49 (18.15%) .NET Framework
25 49 (18.15%) Microsoft
26 45 (16.67%) Zend
27 44 (16.30%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 24 (8.89%) CMS
2 18 (6.67%) Apache
3 14 (5.19%) IIS
4 9 (3.33%) WordPress
5 6 (2.22%) Drupal
6 4 (1.48%) Confluence
7 3 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.11%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.74%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.37%) GemFire
9 1 (0.37%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.37%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Figma
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (4.81%) Magento
2 5 (1.85%) Eloqua
3 3 (1.11%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 50 (18.52%) Azure
2 43 (15.93%) AWS
3 23 (8.52%) GCP
4 17 (6.30%) SaaS
5 14 (5.19%) Serverless
6 12 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.48%) Azure Functions
8 4 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.74%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.74%) GitHub
9 2 (0.74%) Veeva
10 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.07%) DNS
2 10 (3.70%) H.323
3 7 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.22%) Network Security
5 4 (1.48%) Skype
6 2 (0.74%) HTTP
6 2 (0.74%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (51.48%) MySQL
2 114 (42.22%) SQL Server
3 34 (12.59%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.74%) Redis
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.37%) Big Data
8 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 59 (21.85%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.78%) Selenium
3 17 (6.30%) webpack
4 15 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 13 (4.81%) gulp
6 10 (3.70%) JIRA
7 9 (3.33%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.11%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.11%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.11%) Subversion
8 3 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.74%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.37%) Appium
10 1 (0.37%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.37%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.37%) JMeter
10 1 (0.37%) Xcode
General
1 25 (9.26%) Finance
2 15 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.19%) Marketing
4 13 (4.81%) Retail
5 5 (1.85%) Law
6 4 (1.48%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.37%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 214 (79.26%) Developer
2 107 (39.63%) PHP Developer
3 54 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 51 (18.89%) C# Developer
5 49 (18.15%) .NET Developer
5 49 (18.15%) Senior PHP Developer
6 35 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (11.48%) Agile C# Developer
7 31 (11.48%) Agile Developer
7 31 (11.48%) Software Developer
8 23 (8.52%) Agile .NET Developer
9 22 (8.15%) Software Engineer
10 19 (7.04%) Graduate
11 16 (5.93%) LAMP Developer
11 16 (5.93%) Lead Developer
11 16 (5.93%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 15 (5.56%) Junior
13 14 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (5.19%) Senior LAMP Developer
13 14 (5.19%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (59.63%) HTML
2 157 (58.15%) CSS
3 107 (39.63%) jQuery
4 97 (35.93%) Web Services
5 76 (28.15%) .NET
6 74 (27.41%) LAMP
7 69 (25.56%) Laravel
8 58 (21.48%) REST
9 55 (20.37%) Symfony
10 52 (19.26%) ASP.NET
11 49 (18.15%) .NET Framework
12 44 (16.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 41 (15.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 41 (15.19%) React
14 40 (14.81%) CodeIgniter
14 40 (14.81%) Entity Framework
15 34 (12.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 33 (12.22%) Ajax
16 33 (12.22%) Node.js
16 33 (12.22%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.74%) Mobile App
2 26 (9.63%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (6.30%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (4.81%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (3.70%) User Experience
6 8 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.22%) Acoustics
7 6 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (0.74%) PKI
8 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.74%) Robotics
9 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.37%) EPoS
9 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 71 (26.30%) Linux
2 36 (13.33%) Android
3 34 (12.59%) Apple iOS
4 27 (10.00%) Windows
5 11 (4.07%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.48%) CentOS
6 4 (1.48%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (62.59%) OO
2 124 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (45.93%) Web Development
3 118 (43.70%) MVC
4 83 (30.74%) TDD
5 54 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 40 (14.81%) Test Automation
7 34 (12.59%) BDD
7 34 (12.59%) Computer Science
7 34 (12.59%) Mobile Development
8 33 (12.22%) Unit Testing
9 31 (11.48%) OO PHP
10 30 (11.11%) Android Development
11 29 (10.74%) iOS Development
12 26 (9.63%) Mobile Application Development
13 22 (8.15%) DevOps
14 19 (7.04%) Front End Development
14 19 (7.04%) Microservices
15 18 (6.67%) Mentoring
16 17 (6.30%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 170 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 129 (47.78%) PHP
3 100 (37.04%) C#
4 62 (22.96%) SQL
5 43 (15.93%) Java
6 35 (12.96%) Python
7 25 (9.26%) Apple Swift
7 25 (9.26%) Objective-C
8 20 (7.41%) C
9 15 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 14 (5.19%) C++
11 12 (4.44%) TypeScript
12 11 (4.07%) PHP 7
13 6 (2.22%) VB
14 5 (1.85%) ES6
14 5 (1.85%) VB6
15 4 (1.48%) Go
15 4 (1.48%) PHP 5
16 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (22.96%) Degree
2 31 (11.48%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.74%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.37%) CIW
5 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.37%) ISEB
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (12.22%) Docker
2 11 (4.07%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.59%) KVM
6 3 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (7.04%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 49 (18.15%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.67%) Zend
3 23 (8.52%) Google
4 10 (3.70%) VMware
5 7 (2.59%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.85%) HubSpot
6 5 (1.85%) Marketo
6 5 (1.85%) Pardot
7 4 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.11%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.11%) Telerik
9 2 (0.74%) ABBYY
9 2 (0.74%) Kofax
9 2 (0.74%) SAP
9 2 (0.74%) Siebel
10 1 (0.37%) Facebook
10 1 (0.37%) Intel
10 1 (0.37%) Twitter