The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK
Rank 127 132 143
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2118 2527 2273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.49% 2.45% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.77% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1888 2229 1977
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% -  

OOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75650 91140 91950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.53% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62160 75461 74357
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in the UK

OOP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OOP in the UK

OOP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in the UK

OOP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 2027 £42,500 - 385
London +2 806 £55,000 - 167
South East -38 361 £40,000 +3.89% 53
North West +9 204 £37,500 +2.73% 42
West Midlands +35 155 £35,000 -12.50% 15
Manchester +19 149 £40,000 - 30
South West +16 147 £40,000 - 19
East of England +15 145 £50,000 - 31
Hampshire -26 106 £35,000 +2.94% 18
East Midlands +14 101 £37,500 - 26
Yorkshire 0 99 £37,500 +7.14% 25
City of London +17 95 £50,000 -9.09% 25
West Yorkshire +18 76 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Berkshire +56 68 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Bristol +34 60 £40,000 - 11
Cambridgeshire -4 59 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Southampton -1 49 £40,000 +9.58% 7
Nottinghamshire +9 46 £45,000 +20.00% 15
Leeds -9 46 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Oxfordshire +14 45 £37,500 -9.63% 6
West Sussex +10 45 £41,500 +10.66% 4
Hertfordshire +32 44 £47,500 -13.63% 7
Birmingham +23 43 £31,500 -33.68% 2
Cambridge -5 41 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Buckinghamshire +9 37 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Solihull +17 36 £36,000 -0.68% 5
Reading +34 34 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Essex +9 32 £52,500 -16.00% 6
Scotland +2 31 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Nottingham +2 31 £50,000 +33.33% 11

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 2449 (56.79%) OO
2 2176 (50.46%) JavaScript
3 2103 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
4 1830 (42.44%) HTML
5 1782 (41.33%) CSS
6 1716 (39.80%) C#
7 1482 (34.37%) MVC
8 1412 (32.75%) .NET
9 1401 (32.49%) Java
10 1324 (30.71%) PHP
11 1109 (25.72%) TDD
12 1090 (25.28%) jQuery
13 1078 (25.00%) SQL
14 1068 (24.77%) MySQL
15 973 (22.56%) Git (software)
16 911 (21.13%) Scrum
17 892 (20.69%) Software Engineering
18 885 (20.52%) Degree
19 877 (20.34%) ASP.NET
20 840 (19.48%) SQL Server
21 765 (17.74%) HTML5
22 761 (17.65%) Computer Science
23 754 (17.49%) Linux
24 736 (17.07%) Web Services
25 721 (16.72%) AngularJS
26 709 (16.44%) Web Development
27 691 (16.03%) Finance
28 532 (12.34%) C++
29 523 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
29 523 (12.13%) ASP.NET MVC

OOP
Top Related 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
1 251 (5.82%) Apache
2 177 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
3 169 (3.92%) WordPress
4 144 (3.34%) CMS
5 92 (2.13%) JBoss
6 80 (1.86%) Drupal
7 78 (1.81%) WebSphere
8 72 (1.67%) IIS
9 69 (1.60%) nginx
10 66 (1.53%) Tomcat
11 55 (1.28%) Apache Spark
12 45 (1.04%) Apache Solr
12 45 (1.04%) Umbraco
13 44 (1.02%) WebLogic
14 34 (0.79%) SharePoint
15 28 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 24 (0.56%) Mule
17 18 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
18 16 (0.37%) Commerce Server
18 16 (0.37%) Moodle
Applications
1 203 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 34 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 31 (0.72%) MS Office
4 12 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.21%) MS Project
6 7 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.093%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.093%) Weka
9 2 (0.046%) Autodesk Inventor
9 2 (0.046%) Revit
10 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.023%) Mingle
10 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 96 (2.23%) Magento
2 35 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (0.12%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.093%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.093%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.070%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.070%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.046%) MetaTrader
9 2 (0.046%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.046%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.046%) SAP FI-CA
9 2 (0.046%) Shopify
10 1 (0.023%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle BRM
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 303 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
2 170 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 169 (3.92%) GitHub
4 87 (2.02%) SaaS
5 56 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (0.81%) Amazon S3
7 32 (0.74%) Google Play
8 29 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (0.56%) Trello
10 22 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 21 (0.49%) Google Analytics
12 17 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
13 14 (0.32%) Heroku
14 13 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
14 13 (0.30%) Force.com
15 11 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
16 10 (0.23%) CloudFront
16 10 (0.23%) FinancialForce.com
17 5 (0.12%) Sage Pay
18 4 (0.093%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 129 (2.99%) HTTP
2 61 (1.41%) Internet
3 43 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 30 (0.70%) SMTP
5 22 (0.51%) ATM
6 20 (0.46%) DNS
7 17 (0.39%) LDAP
8 16 (0.37%) Intranet
9 10 (0.23%) Unified Communications
10 9 (0.21%) IMAP
10 9 (0.21%) Skype
11 7 (0.16%) Broadband
11 7 (0.16%) FTP
12 6 (0.14%) iBeacon
13 5 (0.12%) AMQP
13 5 (0.12%) Extranet
13 5 (0.12%) Network Security
13 5 (0.12%) SMS
13 5 (0.12%) SSH
14 4 (0.093%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1068 (24.77%) MySQL
2 840 (19.48%) SQL Server
3 463 (10.74%) Relational Database
4 295 (6.84%) NoSQL
5 222 (5.15%) MongoDB
6 167 (3.87%) Big Data
7 137 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
8 115 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 83 (1.92%) Redis
10 77 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 69 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 57 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
13 56 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 48 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
15 44 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
16 42 (0.97%) Hadoop
17 35 (0.81%) Oracle Database
18 34 (0.79%) Blockchain
19 33 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
20 28 (0.65%) HBase
Development Applications
1 973 (22.56%) Git (software)
2 357 (8.28%) Subversion
3 213 (4.94%) Selenium
4 212 (4.92%) Jenkins
5 192 (4.45%) Visual Studio
6 189 (4.38%) JIRA
7 163 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 129 (2.99%) NUnit
9 127 (2.95%) WebDriver
10 121 (2.81%) JUnit
11 115 (2.67%) gulp
12 113 (2.62%) Maven
13 92 (2.13%) Moq
14 86 (1.99%) Cucumber
15 84 (1.95%) Grunt
16 78 (1.81%) Ant
17 75 (1.74%) Eclipse
18 74 (1.72%) Gradle
19 73 (1.69%) TeamCity
20 67 (1.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 691 (16.03%) Finance
2 216 (5.01%) Marketing
3 187 (4.34%) Banking
4 175 (4.06%) Retail
5 165 (3.83%) Games
6 122 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 89 (2.06%) Advertising
8 73 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 61 (1.41%) Publishing
10 60 (1.39%) Investment Banking
11 54 (1.25%) Electronics
12 36 (0.83%) Back Office
12 36 (0.83%) Legal
13 34 (0.79%) Front Office
14 27 (0.63%) Automotive
15 22 (0.51%) Aerospace
16 17 (0.39%) Billing
16 17 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 16 (0.37%) Online Betting
18 11 (0.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3526 (81.77%) Developer
2 883 (20.48%) PHP Developer
3 782 (18.14%) .NET Developer
4 691 (16.03%) C# Developer
5 618 (14.33%) Senior Developer
6 533 (12.36%) Java Developer
7 495 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 441 (10.23%) Software Developer
9 325 (7.54%) JavaScript Developer
10 324 (7.51%) Software Engineer
11 297 (6.89%) Web Developer
12 264 (6.12%) Graduate
13 248 (5.75%) Junior
14 232 (5.38%) Graduate Developer
15 218 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
16 209 (4.85%) Junior Developer
17 201 (4.66%) SQL Developer
18 196 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 196 (4.55%) Lead Developer
19 195 (4.52%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1830 (42.44%) HTML
2 1782 (41.33%) CSS
3 1412 (32.75%) .NET
4 1090 (25.28%) jQuery
5 877 (20.34%) ASP.NET
6 765 (17.74%) HTML5
7 736 (17.07%) Web Services
8 721 (16.72%) AngularJS
9 523 (12.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 472 (10.95%) XML
11 454 (10.53%) .NET Framework
12 434 (10.06%) REST
13 425 (9.86%) CSS3
14 386 (8.95%) LAMP
15 382 (8.86%) RESTful
16 365 (8.46%) Node.js
17 357 (8.28%) Ajax
18 354 (8.21%) Laravel
19 321 (7.44%) Symfony
20 320 (7.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 761 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 273 (6.33%) Mobile App
3 259 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
4 252 (5.84%) User Experience
5 187 (4.34%) Algorithms
6 169 (3.92%) Fintech
7 165 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
8 164 (3.80%) Data Structures
9 103 (2.39%) iPad
10 94 (2.18%) Linux Command Line
11 89 (2.06%) N-Tier
12 83 (1.92%) Client/Server
13 65 (1.51%) Hedge funds
14 51 (1.18%) Derivative
15 49 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 42 (0.97%) Social Media
17 40 (0.93%) Animation
18 34 (0.79%) Management Information System
19 33 (0.77%) Bitcoin
20 32 (0.74%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 754 (17.49%) Linux
2 378 (8.77%) Windows
3 273 (6.33%) Android
4 226 (5.24%) Apple iOS
5 152 (3.53%) Unix
6 50 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 29 (0.67%) Mac OS
8 27 (0.63%) CentOS
9 23 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (0.39%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 14 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (0.28%) Debian
13 12 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
14 10 (0.23%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.070%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.046%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.046%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2449 (56.79%) OO
2 2103 (48.77%) Agile Software Development
3 1482 (34.37%) MVC
4 1109 (25.72%) TDD
5 911 (21.13%) Scrum
6 892 (20.69%) Software Engineering
7 709 (16.44%) Web Development
8 523 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
9 508 (11.78%) Unit Testing
10 467 (10.83%) E-Commerce
11 413 (9.58%) SDLC
12 363 (8.42%) BDD
13 303 (7.03%) OOD
14 298 (6.91%) SOLID
15 286 (6.63%) Open Source
16 244 (5.66%) Mentoring
17 242 (5.61%) Front End Development
18 230 (5.33%) DevOps
19 221 (5.13%) Mathematics
20 217 (5.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2176 (50.46%) JavaScript
2 1716 (39.80%) C#
3 1401 (32.49%) Java
4 1324 (30.71%) PHP
5 1078 (25.00%) SQL
6 532 (12.34%) C++
7 484 (11.22%) Python
8 225 (5.22%) T-SQL
9 174 (4.04%) Ruby
10 145 (3.36%) Scala
11 142 (3.29%) VB.NET
12 135 (3.13%) Objective-C
13 119 (2.76%) TypeScript
14 91 (2.11%) C
15 82 (1.90%) PHP 7
16 80 (1.86%) PHP 5
17 79 (1.83%) Apple Swift
18 75 (1.74%) VB
19 63 (1.46%) PowerShell
20 53 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 885 (20.52%) Degree
2 30 (0.70%) Security Cleared
3 27 (0.63%) ISTQB
3 27 (0.63%) PhD
4 24 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (0.44%) SC Cleared
6 17 (0.39%) ISEB
7 7 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.14%) HND
9 5 (0.12%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.093%) Chartered Engineer
10 4 (0.093%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.093%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.070%) ICAEW
11 3 (0.070%) MCSD
11 3 (0.070%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.046%) MCITP
12 2 (0.046%) MCTS
13 1 (0.023%) EMC Certification
13 1 (0.023%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 301 (6.98%) QA
2 26 (0.60%) SDET
3 16 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 16 (0.37%) WAI
4 14 (0.32%) SLA
5 8 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.070%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.070%) Section 508
6 3 (0.070%) WCAG
7 1 (0.023%) DICOM
7 1 (0.023%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.023%) HL7
7 1 (0.023%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.023%) SEPA
System Software
1 193 (4.48%) Docker
2 27 (0.63%) Varnish
3 12 (0.28%) HDFS
4 11 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (0.16%) Xen
7 6 (0.14%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.093%) Firmware
9 3 (0.070%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.046%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.023%) KVM
11 1 (0.023%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.023%) oVirt
11 1 (0.023%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.023%) Squid
11 1 (0.023%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 82 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (0.90%) Ansible
3 28 (0.65%) Puppet
4 26 (0.60%) Kubernetes
5 14 (0.32%) Control-M
6 13 (0.30%) Mesos
7 10 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (0.23%) Kibana
7 10 (0.23%) logstash
8 9 (0.21%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.19%) Packer
9 8 (0.19%) rkt
9 8 (0.19%) Terraform
10 4 (0.093%) HAProxy
10 4 (0.093%) HockeyApp
10 4 (0.093%) yum
11 3 (0.070%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.070%) Icinga
12 2 (0.046%) Perfmon
12 2 (0.046%) SCCM
Vendors
1 508 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 256 (5.94%) Zend
3 174 (4.04%) Oracle
4 110 (2.55%) Google
5 55 (1.28%) IBM
6 48 (1.11%) Adobe
7 46 (1.07%) Facebook
7 46 (1.07%) Twitter
8 36 (0.83%) Apple
8 36 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 32 (0.74%) Xamarin
10 30 (0.70%) Sybase
11 29 (0.67%) Red Hat
11 29 (0.67%) SAP
12 26 (0.60%) Sitecore
13 17 (0.39%) HP
13 17 (0.39%) Sony
14 12 (0.28%) DevExpress
14 12 (0.28%) TIBCO
14 12 (0.28%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum £35,000 - £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Bonus, pension, relaxed working enviroment
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70k per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DoE
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday