The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 26 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing OO 130 116 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.39% 7.60% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 9.57% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 84 104 149
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +13.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1442 1212 1512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.03% 79.42% 75.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 1062 1320
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

OO
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Cambridge region.

OO Salary Trend in Cambridge

OO
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 185 (58.54%) Java
2 151 (47.78%) Degree
3 127 (40.19%) C++
4 109 (34.49%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (32.91%) Software Engineering
6 94 (29.75%) SQL
7 92 (29.11%) HTML
8 91 (28.80%) OOD
9 89 (28.16%) Computer Science
10 86 (27.22%) CSS
11 85 (26.90%) C#
12 80 (25.32%) .NET
13 70 (22.15%) Linux
13 70 (22.15%) Mathematics
14 67 (21.20%) OOP
14 67 (21.20%) Python
15 66 (20.89%) JavaScript
15 66 (20.89%) PHP
16 59 (18.67%) Finance
17 57 (18.04%) Scrum
18 53 (16.77%) User Experience
19 52 (16.46%) Web Services
20 51 (16.14%) C
21 50 (15.82%) UNIX
22 47 (14.87%) Oracle
23 44 (13.92%) jQuery
24 42 (13.29%) Internet
25 41 (12.97%) Git (software)
26 40 (12.66%) QA
27 38 (12.03%) TDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (9.49%) Tomcat
2 25 (7.91%) Confluence
2 25 (7.91%) Apache
3 12 (3.80%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.22%) CMS
5 6 (1.90%) Node.js
6 4 (1.27%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.32%) MediaWiki
7 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (2.22%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.95%) 3ds Max
2 3 (0.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.63%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 14 (4.43%) SunGard APT
2 2 (0.63%) CubeCart
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.54%) SaaS
2 16 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.58%) Force.com
5 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.29%) Internet
2 13 (4.11%) Wireless
3 12 (3.80%) HTTP
4 10 (3.16%) Intranet
5 7 (2.22%) ZigBee
6 5 (1.58%) SNMP
6 5 (1.58%) ATM
7 3 (0.95%) 802.11
7 3 (0.95%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.63%) LTE
9 1 (0.32%) RNC
9 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.32%) 3G
9 1 (0.32%) 2G
9 1 (0.32%) 3GPP
9 1 (0.32%) WCDMA
9 1 (0.32%) DHCP
9 1 (0.32%) GPRS
9 1 (0.32%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.49%) MySQL
3 26 (8.23%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.43%) Big Data
5 12 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.85%) RDBMS
6 9 (2.85%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.22%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.27%) SQLite
11 2 (0.63%) Text Mining
12 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (12.97%) Git (software)
2 36 (11.39%) Visual Studio
3 28 (8.86%) Jenkins
4 26 (8.23%) Selenium
5 21 (6.65%) Subversion
6 16 (5.06%) Eclipse
7 11 (3.48%) Maven
8 10 (3.16%) JUnit
9 7 (2.22%) JIRA
10 6 (1.90%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.90%) Jasmine
10 6 (1.90%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (1.90%) Grunt
11 5 (1.58%) FitNesse
11 5 (1.58%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.58%) Moq
11 5 (1.58%) Firebug
11 5 (1.58%) Fiddler
12 4 (1.27%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.27%) NUnit
General
1 59 (18.67%) Finance
2 36 (11.39%) Marketing
3 16 (5.06%) Electronics
4 14 (4.43%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.48%) Military
6 10 (3.16%) Games
7 8 (2.53%) Publishing
8 5 (1.58%) Retail
8 5 (1.58%) Avionics
9 4 (1.27%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.32%) Banking
12 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 165 (52.22%) Developer
2 55 (17.41%) Software Engineer
3 33 (10.44%) Author
3 33 (10.44%) Technical Author
4 31 (9.81%) Java Developer
5 21 (6.65%) Web Developer
6 19 (6.01%) C++ Developer
7 17 (5.38%) Senior Developer
7 17 (5.38%) Support Engineer
7 17 (5.38%) Software Developer
8 16 (5.06%) C# Developer
8 16 (5.06%) .NET Developer
9 15 (4.75%) Junior
9 15 (4.75%) Tester
9 15 (4.75%) Analyst
9 15 (4.75%) Junior Developer
10 14 (4.43%) Test Engineer
10 14 (4.43%) Quantitative Developer
11 13 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.11%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (29.11%) HTML
2 86 (27.22%) CSS
3 80 (25.32%) .NET
4 52 (16.46%) Web Services
5 44 (13.92%) jQuery
6 24 (7.59%) XML
7 22 (6.96%) HTML5
8 20 (6.33%) REST
9 19 (6.01%) ASP.NET
10 15 (4.75%) J2EE
11 14 (4.43%) .NET Framework
11 14 (4.43%) Ajax
12 12 (3.80%) LAMP
12 12 (3.80%) CSS3
13 11 (3.48%) RESTful
13 11 (3.48%) CGI
14 10 (3.16%) Dojo
15 9 (2.85%) XHTML
15 9 (2.85%) JSON
15 9 (2.85%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 89 (28.16%) Computer Science
2 70 (22.15%) Mathematics
3 53 (16.77%) User Experience
4 26 (8.23%) Wiki
5 17 (5.38%) Physics
6 15 (4.75%) GIS
7 14 (4.43%) Hedge funds
7 14 (4.43%) Mobile App
8 12 (3.80%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (3.48%) Mobile Payment
9 11 (3.48%) Open Source
10 9 (2.85%) Cryptography
10 9 (2.85%) Internet of Things
11 8 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.90%) PKI
13 5 (1.58%) Biology
13 5 (1.58%) E-Learning
13 5 (1.58%) Device Driver
14 4 (1.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 70 (22.15%) Linux
2 50 (15.82%) UNIX
3 35 (11.08%) Windows
4 29 (9.18%) Solaris
5 24 (7.59%) Android
6 22 (6.96%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.58%) Windows Phone 8
7 5 (1.58%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (34.49%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (32.91%) Software Engineering
3 91 (28.80%) OOD
4 67 (21.20%) OOP
5 57 (18.04%) Scrum
6 38 (12.03%) TDD
7 27 (8.54%) Web Development
8 26 (8.23%) Mentoring
9 24 (7.59%) MVC
10 22 (6.96%) Analytics
11 21 (6.65%) Test Automation
12 20 (6.33%) BDD
13 19 (6.01%) Financial Modelling
14 18 (5.70%) Risk Management
14 18 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (4.43%) Monte Carlo Method
15 14 (4.43%) Android Development
15 14 (4.43%) iOS Development
16 13 (4.11%) Kanban
17 12 (3.80%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 185 (58.54%) Java
2 127 (40.19%) C++
3 94 (29.75%) SQL
4 85 (26.90%) C#
5 67 (21.20%) Python
6 66 (20.89%) JavaScript
6 66 (20.89%) PHP
7 51 (16.14%) C
8 36 (11.39%) Perl
9 27 (8.54%) Ruby
10 14 (4.43%) Objective-C
11 11 (3.48%) Scala
12 10 (3.16%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.85%) PHP5
14 7 (2.22%) Shell Script
14 7 (2.22%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.90%) VBA
15 6 (1.90%) Delphi
15 6 (1.90%) MATLAB
16 4 (1.27%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 151 (47.78%) Degree
2 17 (5.38%) PhD
3 2 (0.63%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.32%) ISEB
4 1 (0.32%) HNC
4 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.66%) QA
2 6 (1.90%) ISO 9000
2 6 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.58%) IEC 61508
3 5 (1.58%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) Puppet
1 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (14.87%) Oracle
2 29 (9.18%) Sun
3 25 (7.91%) Atlassian
4 23 (7.28%) Microsoft
5 14 (4.43%) SunGard
6 12 (3.80%) JBoss
7 10 (3.16%) Sybase
8 9 (2.85%) Adobe
9 5 (1.58%) Zend
10 4 (1.27%) TOWER Software
10 4 (1.27%) VMware
11 2 (0.63%) Symbian
11 2 (0.63%) Huawei
12 1 (0.32%) Google
12 1 (0.32%) Sage
12 1 (0.32%) MKS
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