Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AOP over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Aspect-Oriented Programming (AOP)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1125 1142 1154
Rank change year-on-year +17 +12 +55
Permanent jobs citing AOP 64 95 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.050% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.056% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 9 46 128
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +29.41%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,250 £71,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% -2.91% +21.18%

AOP 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161952 169683 193148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127936 140934 159138
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,350 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

AOP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AOP in the UK

AOP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AOP.

Salary trend for AOP in the UK

AOP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AOP over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for AOP in the UK

AOP
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AOP within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
England +6 64 £55,000 +10.00% 5
London -11 41 £70,000 +27.27% 1
UK excluding London +32 23 £40,000 -20.00% 4
South East +33 20 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East of England - 2 £42,500 - 1
North of England +6 1 - -
North West -18 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing AOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AOP.

1 48 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (67.19%) REST
3 41 (64.06%) Web Services
4 37 (57.81%) Java
4 37 (57.81%) JavaScript
5 36 (56.25%) SQL
5 36 (56.25%) Finance
6 34 (53.13%) Spring
6 34 (53.13%) HTML
6 34 (53.13%) XML
7 30 (46.88%) Maven
7 30 (46.88%) Scrum
7 30 (46.88%) Splunk
8 29 (45.31%) Workflow
9 27 (42.19%) Ajax
9 27 (42.19%) Unix
9 27 (42.19%) AppDynamics
10 26 (40.63%) Hedge funds
10 26 (40.63%) Financial Institution
11 25 (39.06%) Relational Database
12 23 (35.94%) ITIL
12 23 (35.94%) SOAP
12 23 (35.94%) CSS
13 22 (34.38%) Oracle
13 22 (34.38%) ITSM
13 22 (34.38%) BMC
13 22 (34.38%) Remedy
13 22 (34.38%) ITIL V3
13 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
13 22 (34.38%) ServiceNow

AOP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (17.19%) IIS
1 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.81%) JBoss
4 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.69%) Jetty
5 3 (4.69%) nginx
6 1 (1.56%) Apache
6 1 (1.56%) Confluence
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) OpenShift
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) SNMP
2 8 (12.50%) HTTP
3 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.69%) FTP
4 3 (4.69%) HTTPS
4 3 (4.69%) Internet
5 1 (1.56%) DSL
5 1 (1.56%) LAN
5 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.06%) Relational Database
2 20 (31.25%) Oracle Database
3 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.25%) MySQL
5 4 (6.25%) Redis
6 3 (4.69%) Blockchain
6 3 (4.69%) Hazelcast
6 3 (4.69%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.69%) Siebel EIM
7 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.56%) DB2
8 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (46.88%) Maven
2 22 (34.38%) Jenkins
3 21 (32.81%) JUnit
4 19 (29.69%) Cucumber
5 12 (18.75%) JIRA
6 11 (17.19%) Ant
7 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.25%) Hudson
7 4 (6.25%) Subversion
8 3 (4.69%) CppUnit
8 3 (4.69%) GDB
8 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.69%) Grunt
8 3 (4.69%) gulp
8 3 (4.69%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (4.69%) Valgrind
8 3 (4.69%) XMLSpy
9 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (56.25%) Finance
2 26 (40.63%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) Java Engineer
3 16 (25.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Business Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) Implementation Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) ITSM Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) Technical Business Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Technical Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 8 (12.50%) Hybris Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Blockchain Developer
8 3 (4.69%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Siebel Developer
9 2 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (67.19%) REST
2 41 (64.06%) Web Services
3 34 (53.13%) HTML
3 34 (53.13%) Spring
3 34 (53.13%) XML
4 27 (42.19%) Ajax
5 23 (35.94%) CSS
5 23 (35.94%) SOAP
6 20 (31.25%) JPA
6 20 (31.25%) JSP
7 19 (29.69%) jQuery
8 18 (28.13%) Struts
9 17 (26.56%) HTML5
9 17 (26.56%) Spring Boot
10 15 (23.44%) .NET
10 15 (23.44%) .NET Framework
10 15 (23.44%) Java EE
11 13 (20.31%) J2EE
12 9 (14.06%) JSTL
12 9 (14.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.63%) Hedge funds
2 17 (26.56%) Computer Science
3 16 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (17.19%) CMDB
5 10 (15.63%) Algorithms
6 9 (14.06%) Fintech
7 8 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
10 2 (3.13%) User Experience
11 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.19%) Unix
2 15 (23.44%) Windows
3 11 (17.19%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.81%) Linux
5 1 (1.56%) CentOS
5 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.88%) Scrum
3 29 (45.31%) Workflow
4 23 (35.94%) ITIL
5 22 (34.38%) ITIL V3
5 22 (34.38%) ITSM
6 21 (32.81%) Microservices
6 21 (32.81%) MVC
6 21 (32.81%) OO
7 19 (29.69%) TDD
8 18 (28.13%) Mentoring
8 18 (28.13%) RAD
9 16 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 16 (25.00%) Web Development
10 13 (20.31%) Data Modelling
11 12 (18.75%) Project Management
12 11 (17.19%) Change Management
12 11 (17.19%) Configuration Management
12 11 (17.19%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) Java
1 37 (57.81%) JavaScript
2 36 (56.25%) SQL
3 19 (29.69%) Groovy
4 14 (21.88%) Shell Script
5 13 (20.31%) PowerShell
6 11 (17.19%) Python
7 5 (7.81%) C#
8 4 (6.25%) C
8 4 (6.25%) C++
9 3 (4.69%) Go
9 3 (4.69%) Ruby
9 3 (4.69%) Scala
9 3 (4.69%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
10 2 (3.13%) AspectJ
10 2 (3.13%) ES6
10 2 (3.13%) PHP
10 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 17 (26.56%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (31.25%) Docker
2 11 (17.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) Consul
2 1 (1.56%) Kibana
2 1 (1.56%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Splunk
2 27 (42.19%) AppDynamics
3 22 (34.38%) BMC
3 22 (34.38%) HEAT Software
3 22 (34.38%) LANDesk
3 22 (34.38%) Oracle
3 22 (34.38%) Remedy
3 22 (34.38%) ServiceNow
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.50%) hybris
6 3 (4.69%) Altova
6 3 (4.69%) Google
6 3 (4.69%) ILOG
6 3 (4.69%) Siebel
7 2 (3.13%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco
8 1 (1.56%) Juniper