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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 136 157
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2299 2430 2295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.58% 2.47% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.78% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2043 2201 1979
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 79998 87554 96376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64425 73206 78779
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +6 2197 £43,625 -3.05% 361
London -6 927 £55,000 - 142
South East -16 379 £40,000 -5.88% 43
North West +25 238 £42,500 +10.38% 53
South West +47 205 £40,000 +2.56% 32
Manchester +24 178 £42,500 - 33
Hampshire +26 127 £40,000 +14.28% 15
East of England -53 124 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Yorkshire -4 109 £37,500 -6.25% 17
West Midlands -20 108 £36,000 +14.28% 25
East Midlands +40 96 £39,500 +5.33% 18
Bristol +23 83 £34,000 -12.82% 9
City of London -2 78 £57,500 +15.00% 26
Cambridgeshire -27 65 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Berkshire +12 62 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Dorset +14 56 £40,000 +17.64% 9
West Yorkshire -10 51 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Nottinghamshire +26 48 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Scotland +18 48 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Cambridge -17 47 £50,000 +3.62% 6
Nottingham +22 46 £50,000 +25.00% 3
West Sussex +8 44 £34,000 +4.61% 3
Reading -5 39 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Leeds -13 39 £40,000 - 5
Birmingham +27 36 £33,500 -1.47% 9
Oxfordshire -8 35 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Essex +1 34 £55,000 -12.00%
Surrey -70 34 £38,750 -18.42% 9
Southampton +21 33 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Buckinghamshire +8 33 £40,000 -11.11% 6

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 2509 (56.51%) OO
2 2212 (49.82%) JavaScript
3 2061 (46.42%) Agile Software Development
4 1872 (42.16%) C#
5 1827 (41.15%) HTML
6 1707 (38.45%) CSS
7 1556 (35.05%) MVC
8 1543 (34.75%) Java
9 1441 (32.45%) .NET
10 1166 (26.26%) PHP
11 1131 (25.47%) TDD
12 1011 (22.77%) SQL
13 1006 (22.66%) MySQL
14 980 (22.07%) Git (software)
15 971 (21.87%) jQuery
16 946 (21.31%) Software Engineering
17 896 (20.18%) Degree
18 883 (19.89%) Scrum
19 877 (19.75%) ASP.NET
20 868 (19.55%) SQL Server
21 828 (18.65%) Linux
22 795 (17.91%) AngularJS
23 776 (17.48%) Web Development
24 758 (17.07%) HTML5
25 720 (16.22%) Finance
26 699 (15.74%) Computer Science
27 653 (14.71%) Web Services
28 608 (13.69%) C++
29 538 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
30 505 (11.37%) ASP.NET MVC

OOP
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
1 258 (5.81%) Apache
2 189 (4.26%) CMS
3 150 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
4 139 (3.13%) WordPress
5 89 (2.00%) Drupal
6 88 (1.98%) JBoss
7 78 (1.76%) nginx
8 74 (1.67%) IIS
9 67 (1.51%) Apache Spark
10 56 (1.26%) Umbraco
11 52 (1.17%) WebSphere
12 44 (0.99%) Tomcat
13 42 (0.95%) Apache Solr
14 36 (0.81%) SharePoint
15 35 (0.79%) WebLogic
16 20 (0.45%) Confluence
16 20 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
17 16 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 14 (0.32%) EPiServer
19 13 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (1.04%) Photoshop
2 19 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 6 (0.14%) Autodesk Inventor
7 6 (0.14%) Revit
8 4 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.090%) Weka
9 3 (0.068%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.068%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.068%) Simulink
10 2 (0.045%) GIMP
10 2 (0.045%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 82 (1.85%) Magento
2 58 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 28 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.20%) SAP CRM
5 8 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 8 (0.18%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.090%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.090%) Shopify
7 3 (0.068%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.068%) MetaTrader
7 3 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.045%) Endur
9 1 (0.023%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.023%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.023%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.023%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.023%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.023%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.023%) SAP APO
9 1 (0.023%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 337 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 185 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 176 (3.96%) GitHub
4 100 (2.25%) SaaS
5 85 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
6 46 (1.04%) Amazon S3
7 42 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 36 (0.81%) Google Play
9 35 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 21 (0.47%) Force.com
11 20 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
12 19 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
13 17 (0.38%) FinancialForce.com
14 13 (0.29%) Google Analytics
15 9 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
16 5 (0.11%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.11%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
16 5 (0.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 4 (0.090%) Heroku
17 4 (0.090%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (2.25%) HTTP
2 87 (1.96%) Internet
3 27 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 20 (0.45%) DNS
4 20 (0.45%) SMTP
5 15 (0.34%) LDAP
6 11 (0.25%) IMAP
6 11 (0.25%) Intranet
7 10 (0.23%) SMS
8 9 (0.20%) Firewall
8 9 (0.20%) iBeacon
9 8 (0.18%) Network Security
10 7 (0.16%) Extranet
10 7 (0.16%) FTP
11 5 (0.11%) AMQP
12 4 (0.090%) SSH
12 4 (0.090%) SSL
13 2 (0.045%) BIG-IP
13 2 (0.045%) WAN
13 2 (0.045%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1006 (22.66%) MySQL
2 868 (19.55%) SQL Server
3 400 (9.01%) Relational Database
4 295 (6.64%) NoSQL
5 239 (5.38%) MongoDB
6 118 (2.66%) Big Data
7 104 (2.34%) RDBMS
8 100 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
9 76 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 64 (1.44%) Redis
11 60 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
12 49 (1.10%) Blockchain
13 46 (1.04%) Hadoop
14 44 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
15 43 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
16 41 (0.92%) HBase
17 37 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 34 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 24 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
20 23 (0.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 980 (22.07%) Git (software)
2 386 (8.69%) Subversion
3 218 (4.91%) Selenium
4 215 (4.84%) Jenkins
5 207 (4.66%) Visual Studio
6 190 (4.28%) JIRA
7 156 (3.51%) NUnit
8 130 (2.93%) WebDriver
9 129 (2.91%) gulp
10 128 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 116 (2.61%) Maven
12 106 (2.39%) TeamCity
13 101 (2.27%) JUnit
14 94 (2.12%) webpack
15 86 (1.94%) Cucumber
16 82 (1.85%) Ant
17 78 (1.76%) Eclipse
18 77 (1.73%) Grunt
19 75 (1.69%) Moq
20 74 (1.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 720 (16.22%) Finance
2 263 (5.92%) Marketing
3 246 (5.54%) Banking
4 173 (3.90%) Retail
5 152 (3.42%) Games
6 149 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 118 (2.66%) Manufacturing
8 104 (2.34%) Electronics
9 99 (2.23%) Investment Banking
10 73 (1.64%) Advertising
11 67 (1.51%) Legal
12 53 (1.19%) Front Office
13 50 (1.13%) Back Office
14 49 (1.10%) Publishing
15 40 (0.90%) Automotive
16 30 (0.68%) Financial Institution
17 25 (0.56%) Retail Banking
18 21 (0.47%) Aerospace
19 13 (0.29%) Billing
20 9 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3570 (80.41%) Developer
2 802 (18.06%) .NET Developer
3 771 (17.36%) PHP Developer
4 645 (14.53%) C# Developer
5 622 (14.01%) Senior Developer
6 570 (12.84%) Java Developer
7 465 (10.47%) Software Developer
8 423 (9.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 370 (8.33%) Software Engineer
10 366 (8.24%) Web Developer
11 303 (6.82%) Graduate
12 282 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
13 254 (5.72%) Graduate Developer
14 231 (5.20%) Junior
15 219 (4.93%) Lead Developer
16 189 (4.26%) SQL Developer
17 188 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
18 187 (4.21%) Agile Developer
19 177 (3.99%) Full Stack Developer
20 175 (3.94%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1827 (41.15%) HTML
2 1707 (38.45%) CSS
3 1441 (32.45%) .NET
4 971 (21.87%) jQuery
5 877 (19.75%) ASP.NET
6 795 (17.91%) AngularJS
7 758 (17.07%) HTML5
8 653 (14.71%) Web Services
9 505 (11.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 474 (10.68%) .NET Framework
11 456 (10.27%) RESTful
12 442 (9.95%) CSS3
13 441 (9.93%) XML
14 408 (9.19%) REST
15 368 (8.29%) Ajax
16 367 (8.27%) LAMP
17 353 (7.95%) Node.js
18 334 (7.52%) Laravel
19 320 (7.21%) SOAP
20 312 (7.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 699 (15.74%) Computer Science
2 283 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 270 (6.08%) User Experience
4 260 (5.86%) Mobile App
5 209 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
6 158 (3.56%) Algorithms
7 154 (3.47%) Fintech
8 127 (2.86%) Data Structures
9 117 (2.64%) iPad
10 105 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
11 96 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
12 69 (1.55%) N-Tier
13 65 (1.46%) Client/Server
14 49 (1.10%) Hedge funds
15 44 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 40 (0.90%) Social Media
17 37 (0.83%) Bitcoin
18 34 (0.77%) Management Information System
19 32 (0.72%) Fixed Income
20 31 (0.70%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 828 (18.65%) Linux
2 415 (9.35%) Windows
3 296 (6.67%) Android
4 228 (5.14%) Apple iOS
5 139 (3.13%) Unix
6 53 (1.19%) Mac OS
7 37 (0.83%) CentOS
8 33 (0.74%) Windows Server
9 22 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 21 (0.47%) Debian
10 21 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
12 11 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
14 8 (0.18%) AIX
15 6 (0.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 4 (0.090%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.090%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.068%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2509 (56.51%) OO
2 2061 (46.42%) Agile Software Development
3 1556 (35.05%) MVC
4 1131 (25.47%) TDD
5 946 (21.31%) Software Engineering
6 883 (19.89%) Scrum
7 776 (17.48%) Web Development
8 538 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
9 466 (10.50%) Test Automation
10 453 (10.20%) SDLC
11 446 (10.05%) E-Commerce
12 433 (9.75%) Unit Testing
13 380 (8.56%) BDD
14 320 (7.21%) Front End Development
15 312 (7.03%) OOD
16 290 (6.53%) SOLID
17 276 (6.22%) Open Source
18 259 (5.83%) Kanban
19 247 (5.56%) Mentoring
20 243 (5.47%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2212 (49.82%) JavaScript
2 1872 (42.16%) C#
3 1543 (34.75%) Java
4 1166 (26.26%) PHP
5 1011 (22.77%) SQL
6 608 (13.69%) C++
7 448 (10.09%) Python
8 216 (4.86%) Ruby
9 188 (4.23%) T-SQL
10 140 (3.15%) VB.NET
11 138 (3.11%) Scala
12 108 (2.43%) PHP 7
13 106 (2.39%) Objective-C
14 102 (2.30%) TypeScript
15 89 (2.00%) C
16 87 (1.96%) PHP 5
17 81 (1.82%) ES6
18 74 (1.67%) Shell Script
19 71 (1.60%) Apple Swift
20 68 (1.53%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 896 (20.18%) Degree
2 343 (7.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 72 (1.62%) PhD
4 62 (1.40%) Numerate Degree
5 46 (1.04%) Security Cleared
6 39 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 28 (0.63%) ISEB
8 24 (0.54%) Master's Degree
8 24 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 17 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (0.18%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.14%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.14%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.090%) Chartered Engineer
14 4 (0.090%) MCSD
14 4 (0.090%) Sun Certification
15 3 (0.068%) HND
15 3 (0.068%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (6.24%) QA
2 21 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.18%) WAI
4 6 (0.14%) SLA
5 5 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.11%) Section 508
5 5 (0.11%) WCAG
6 2 (0.045%) MiFID
7 1 (0.023%) DICOM
7 1 (0.023%) GCP
7 1 (0.023%) HL7
7 1 (0.023%) IEC 61131
7 1 (0.023%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.023%) JTAG
7 1 (0.023%) MISRA
System Software
1 203 (4.57%) Docker
2 15 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.16%) HDFS
3 7 (0.16%) Xen
4 6 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.14%) Firmware
4 6 (0.14%) Varnish
5 4 (0.090%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.068%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.045%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.045%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.023%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.023%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.023%) LXC
8 1 (0.023%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 94 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (0.95%) Puppet
3 27 (0.61%) Control-M
4 21 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 20 (0.45%) Ansible
6 13 (0.29%) logstash
6 13 (0.29%) Terraform
7 12 (0.27%) Kibana
8 11 (0.25%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.11%) Packer
10 4 (0.090%) Icinga
11 3 (0.068%) HockeyApp
11 3 (0.068%) Mesos
11 3 (0.068%) Salt
11 3 (0.068%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.045%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.045%) Perfmon
12 2 (0.045%) rkt
13 1 (0.023%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (0.023%) Graphite
Vendors
1 497 (11.19%) Microsoft
2 221 (4.98%) Zend
3 178 (4.01%) Oracle
4 117 (2.64%) Google
5 80 (1.80%) SAP
6 46 (1.04%) IBM
6 46 (1.04%) Sitecore
7 42 (0.95%) Adobe
7 42 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
8 34 (0.77%) Facebook
9 33 (0.74%) Apple
10 32 (0.72%) Xamarin
11 24 (0.54%) Twitter
12 23 (0.52%) ION Trading
13 21 (0.47%) Red Hat
14 16 (0.36%) Marketo
14 16 (0.36%) VMware
15 15 (0.34%) Sencha
16 14 (0.32%) DevExpress
17 13 (0.29%) Embarcadero
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + bonuses + career progre
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + remote working
Posted: 17 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus a range of benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40k - £49k + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits + bonuses + career progre
Posted: 10 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, season ticket & more
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + 3K Bonus and Flexible Work
Posted: 15 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Cardiff DT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified £37k - £45k + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 50% bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwickshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago