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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing OO 142 152 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.14% 8.54% 6.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.88% 10.20% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 128 111 99
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
1195 1490 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.36% 83.75% 79.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1186 1123
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 172 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (52.13%) Java
3 131 (42.95%) Degree
4 115 (37.70%) SQL
5 112 (36.72%) Computer Science
6 105 (34.43%) Software Engineering
7 103 (33.77%) C#
8 94 (30.82%) HTML
9 86 (28.20%) C++
10 85 (27.87%) JavaScript
11 74 (24.26%) Mathematics
12 72 (23.61%) Scrum
13 67 (21.97%) Finance
14 64 (20.98%) CSS
15 56 (18.36%) OOP
15 56 (18.36%) TDD
16 55 (18.03%) OOD
17 53 (17.38%) .NET
17 53 (17.38%) J2EE
18 52 (17.05%) C
19 47 (15.41%) QA
20 46 (15.08%) Algorithms
21 43 (14.10%) Linux
22 42 (13.77%) SQL Server
22 42 (13.77%) Microsoft
23 39 (12.79%) Python
24 38 (12.46%) HTML5
25 37 (12.13%) Unit Testing
25 37 (12.13%) jQuery
26 36 (11.80%) Git (software)

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 13 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 10 (3.28%) WebLogic
3 8 (2.62%) Apache
4 6 (1.97%) JBoss
5 5 (1.64%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.66%) Confluence
6 2 (0.66%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.30%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.26%) SaaS
2 6 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.90%) Internet
2 13 (4.26%) HTTP
3 4 (1.31%) Wireless
4 3 (0.98%) ZigBee
4 3 (0.98%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.98%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.66%) Intranet
6 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.33%) VPN
6 1 (0.33%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.18%) MySQL
3 17 (5.57%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.62%) Big Data
7 6 (1.97%) FileMaker
8 5 (1.64%) Neo4j
8 5 (1.64%) CouchDB
8 5 (1.64%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.64%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.31%) SAP BW
9 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.98%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.66%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 36 (11.80%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.82%) Maven
3 32 (10.49%) Selenium
3 32 (10.49%) Jenkins
4 22 (7.21%) NUnit
5 20 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (4.92%) Eclipse
7 11 (3.61%) Visual Studio
8 10 (3.28%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.95%) Xcode
10 8 (2.62%) JIRA
11 5 (1.64%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.64%) Subversion
11 5 (1.64%) YouTrack
12 4 (1.31%) JMeter
13 3 (0.98%) JUnit
13 3 (0.98%) ClearCase
13 3 (0.98%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.66%) Android Studio
14 2 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 67 (21.97%) Finance
2 34 (11.15%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.26%) Electronics
4 9 (2.95%) Marketing
5 8 (2.62%) Games
6 4 (1.31%) Advertising
7 3 (0.98%) Law
8 2 (0.66%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 206 (67.54%) Developer
2 70 (22.95%) Software Engineer
3 68 (22.30%) Software Developer
3 68 (22.30%) Java Developer
4 46 (15.08%) Senior Developer
5 24 (7.87%) Graduate
6 22 (7.21%) Senior Software Developer
6 22 (7.21%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (6.89%) C# Developer
8 20 (6.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 19 (6.23%) Lead Developer
10 17 (5.57%) Lead Java Developer
11 16 (5.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 15 (4.92%) Java Software Engineer
13 14 (4.59%) Tester
13 14 (4.59%) Author
13 14 (4.59%) Technical Author
13 14 (4.59%) Junior
13 14 (4.59%) Agile C# Developer
14 13 (4.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (30.82%) HTML
2 64 (20.98%) CSS
3 53 (17.38%) .NET
3 53 (17.38%) J2EE
4 38 (12.46%) HTML5
5 37 (12.13%) jQuery
6 35 (11.48%) Web Services
7 30 (9.84%) Spring
8 24 (7.87%) REST
9 23 (7.54%) Hibernate
9 23 (7.54%) XML
10 21 (6.89%) WPF
11 18 (5.90%) CSS3
11 18 (5.90%) ASP.NET
12 17 (5.57%) XSLT
12 17 (5.57%) Java EE
13 14 (4.59%) EJB
14 12 (3.93%) SOAP
14 12 (3.93%) Web Dynpro
14 12 (3.93%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 112 (36.72%) Computer Science
2 74 (24.26%) Mathematics
3 46 (15.08%) Algorithms
4 26 (8.52%) Statistics
5 19 (6.23%) User Experience
5 19 (6.23%) Data Structures
6 18 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (5.90%) GIS
7 14 (4.59%) Management Information System
7 14 (4.59%) Robotics
7 14 (4.59%) Mechatronics
7 14 (4.59%) Mobile Payment
8 9 (2.95%) Physics
8 9 (2.95%) Clustering
9 5 (1.64%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.64%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (1.64%) Informatics
10 4 (1.31%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.10%) Linux
2 23 (7.54%) UNIX
3 15 (4.92%) Windows
4 14 (4.59%) Android
5 13 (4.26%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.95%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (2.95%) Solaris
7 3 (0.98%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (34.43%) Software Engineering
3 72 (23.61%) Scrum
4 56 (18.36%) TDD
4 56 (18.36%) OOP
5 55 (18.03%) OOD
6 37 (12.13%) Unit Testing
7 28 (9.18%) Kanban
8 25 (8.20%) Test Automation
8 25 (8.20%) Software Architecture
8 25 (8.20%) User Stories
9 23 (7.54%) Financial Modelling
10 21 (6.89%) MVC
11 19 (6.23%) Open Source
12 18 (5.90%) Mentoring
13 17 (5.57%) CRM
14 16 (5.25%) SDLC
15 15 (4.92%) Analytics
15 15 (4.92%) Regression Testing
15 15 (4.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 159 (52.13%) Java
2 115 (37.70%) SQL
3 103 (33.77%) C#
4 86 (28.20%) C++
5 85 (27.87%) JavaScript
6 52 (17.05%) C
7 39 (12.79%) Python
8 23 (7.54%) Perl
8 23 (7.54%) PHP
9 13 (4.26%) Scala
10 12 (3.93%) SAPscript
10 12 (3.93%) Objective-C
10 12 (3.93%) ABAP
11 11 (3.61%) Ruby
12 9 (2.95%) VB
13 7 (2.30%) AppleScript
13 7 (2.30%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.64%) Haskell
14 5 (1.64%) R
14 5 (1.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 131 (42.95%) Degree
2 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (15.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.64%) Xen
1 5 (1.64%) KVM
1 5 (1.64%) Docker
1 5 (1.64%) LXC
1 5 (1.64%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (1.64%) Mesos
Vendors
1 42 (13.77%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.48%) Oracle
3 20 (6.56%) TOWER Software
4 13 (4.26%) SAP
5 9 (2.95%) Sun
6 8 (2.62%) Atlassian
7 7 (2.30%) WorldPay
8 6 (1.97%) Zend
9 5 (1.64%) Pegasus
10 4 (1.31%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.66%) Autodesk
11 2 (0.66%) Symbian
12 1 (0.33%) Coverity
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