Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 39 19
Rank change year-on-year -9 -20 +12
Permanent jobs citing OO 56 68 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.13% 6.01% 10.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 6.60% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 54 61 76
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £51,250
North East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,281
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.70% -3.17%

OO 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,035 1,030 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 94.87% 90.99% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 851 910 723
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,555 £65,000 £56,250
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Tyne and Wear

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Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for OO in Tyne and Wear

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Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for OO in Tyne and Wear

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Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 55 £46,250 -7.50% 19
Sunderland - 4 £40,000 -
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North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing OO 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for OO.

1 42 (75.00%) Java
2 41 (73.21%) Software Engineering
3 27 (48.21%) Git (software)
4 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 19 (33.93%) Degree
6 19 (33.93%) C++
7 18 (32.14%) SQL
8 17 (30.36%) TDD
8 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (28.57%) Mercurial
9 16 (28.57%) NoSQL
9 16 (28.57%) Subversion
10 15 (26.79%) C#
10 15 (26.79%) Python
10 15 (26.79%) Computer Science
10 15 (26.79%) Data Structures
10 15 (26.79%) Algorithms
10 15 (26.79%) Decision-Making
11 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (25.00%) Linux
11 14 (25.00%) OOP
12 13 (23.21%) C
13 12 (21.43%) Windows
14 11 (19.64%) HTML
14 11 (19.64%) CSS
14 11 (19.64%) BDD
14 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (19.64%) Technical Leadership
15 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 8 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) Jetty
3 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.79%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.79%) Redis
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (48.21%) Git (software)
2 16 (28.57%) Mercurial
2 16 (28.57%) Subversion
3 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.93%) Selenium
4 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.36%) Gradle
5 3 (5.36%) Maven
6 2 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 4 (7.14%) Games
2 3 (5.36%) Automotive
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (80.36%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Software Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Python Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Software Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Lead Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Automation Tester
8 5 (8.93%) Developer in Test
8 5 (8.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Lead Software Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Test Automation Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) CSS
1 11 (19.64%) HTML
2 9 (16.07%) Node.js
3 5 (8.93%) Gherkin
4 4 (7.14%) Spring
5 3 (5.36%) .NET
5 3 (5.36%) AWT
5 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.36%) J2EE
5 3 (5.36%) Java SE
5 3 (5.36%) Swing
6 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.57%) HTML5
6 2 (3.57%) JMS
6 2 (3.57%) React
6 2 (3.57%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.79%) CSS3
7 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Algorithms
1 15 (26.79%) Data Structures
2 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
2 12 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) Software Engineering
2 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (30.36%) TDD
5 15 (26.79%) Computer Science
5 15 (26.79%) Decision-Making
6 14 (25.00%) OOP
7 11 (19.64%) BDD
7 11 (19.64%) Technical Leadership
8 8 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 8 (14.29%) Scrum
8 8 (14.29%) Web Development
9 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
9 4 (7.14%) OOD
10 3 (5.36%) Physics
10 3 (5.36%) SOLID
11 2 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (3.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 42 (75.00%) Java
2 19 (33.93%) C++
3 18 (32.14%) SQL
4 15 (26.79%) C#
4 15 (26.79%) Python
5 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (23.21%) C
7 3 (5.36%) Scala
8 2 (3.57%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) NVIDIA