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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 22 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing OO 138 144 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.89% 9.75% 8.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.36% 12.11% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 113 103 136
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1475 1189 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.33% 80.50% 73.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 934 1136
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 December 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 148 (54.61%) Java
2 121 (44.65%) C++
3 116 (42.80%) Degree
4 109 (40.22%) Software Engineering
4 109 (40.22%) SQL
5 94 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (32.84%) HTML
7 85 (31.37%) OOD
7 85 (31.37%) Computer Science
8 82 (30.26%) .NET
9 81 (29.89%) C#
10 78 (28.78%) CSS
11 61 (22.51%) Mathematics
12 56 (20.66%) Finance
13 53 (19.56%) JavaScript
13 53 (19.56%) Python
14 52 (19.19%) C
15 50 (18.45%) User Experience
16 49 (18.08%) Linux
17 45 (16.61%) UNIX
18 44 (16.24%) Oracle
19 43 (15.87%) OOP
20 41 (15.13%) Git (software)
21 40 (14.76%) Windows
22 39 (14.39%) QA
23 38 (14.02%) Scrum
24 35 (12.92%) Visual Studio
25 34 (12.55%) PHP
26 33 (12.18%) SQL Server
27 32 (11.81%) Tomcat

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 32 (11.81%) Tomcat
2 23 (8.49%) Confluence
3 7 (2.58%) Apache
4 4 (1.48%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (1.48%) JBoss
5 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.74%) CMS
7 1 (0.37%) WordPress
7 1 (0.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (1.85%) MS Office
2 3 (1.11%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.12%) SaaS
2 6 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.23%) Internet
2 17 (6.27%) HTTP
3 15 (5.54%) Wireless
4 9 (3.32%) Intranet
5 6 (2.21%) SNMP
5 6 (2.21%) ATM
5 6 (2.21%) ZigBee
6 5 (1.85%) Bluetooth
6 5 (1.85%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.37%) SSL
7 1 (0.37%) GPRS
7 1 (0.37%) GSM
7 1 (0.37%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.37%) LTE
7 1 (0.37%) TETRA
7 1 (0.37%) RTSP
7 1 (0.37%) DVB
7 1 (0.37%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.43%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.69%) MySQL
4 7 (2.58%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.48%) Redis
7 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.74%) Big Data
9 1 (0.37%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 41 (15.13%) Git (software)
2 35 (12.92%) Visual Studio
3 19 (7.01%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.64%) Eclipse
5 17 (6.27%) Subversion
6 9 (3.32%) Maven
7 7 (2.58%) Selenium
8 6 (2.21%) JUnit
9 5 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.85%) PHPUnit
10 4 (1.48%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (1.48%) NUnit
11 3 (1.11%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.11%) Grunt
11 3 (1.11%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.74%) Yeoman
12 2 (0.74%) Bower
13 1 (0.37%) Ant
13 1 (0.37%) FogBugz
13 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
General
1 56 (20.66%) Finance
2 30 (11.07%) Marketing
3 20 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 18 (6.64%) Electronics
5 9 (3.32%) Military
6 6 (2.21%) Banking
6 6 (2.21%) Avionics
7 5 (1.85%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.48%) Publishing
9 3 (1.11%) Retail
10 2 (0.74%) Games
10 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 128 (47.23%) Developer
2 66 (24.35%) Software Engineer
3 36 (13.28%) Author
3 36 (13.28%) Technical Author
4 32 (11.81%) Java Developer
5 25 (9.23%) Software Developer
6 19 (7.01%) Test Engineer
7 16 (5.90%) Software Test Engineer
7 16 (5.90%) C# Developer
7 16 (5.90%) Analyst
8 15 (5.54%) Graduate
8 15 (5.54%) Web Developer
8 15 (5.54%) Applications Support
8 15 (5.54%) C++ Developer
9 13 (4.80%) Senior Technical Author
10 12 (4.43%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (4.43%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (4.43%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (4.43%) Senior Support Analyst
10 12 (4.43%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (32.84%) HTML
2 82 (30.26%) .NET
3 78 (28.78%) CSS
4 26 (9.59%) XML
4 26 (9.59%) REST
5 21 (7.75%) HTML5
6 20 (7.38%) Web Services
7 19 (7.01%) J2EE
8 18 (6.64%) jQuery
9 14 (5.17%) XSLT
9 14 (5.17%) WCF
10 12 (4.43%) CSS3
11 9 (3.32%) CGI
12 8 (2.95%) ASP.NET
13 7 (2.58%) Qt
13 7 (2.58%) AngularJS
14 6 (2.21%) Ajax
15 5 (1.85%) SOAP
15 5 (1.85%) JSON
15 5 (1.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 85 (31.37%) Computer Science
2 61 (22.51%) Mathematics
3 50 (18.45%) User Experience
4 27 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (6.64%) Wiki
6 15 (5.54%) Mobile Payment
6 15 (5.54%) Management Information System
7 14 (5.17%) Mobile App
8 11 (4.06%) Physics
9 9 (3.32%) GIS
10 8 (2.95%) Open Source
10 8 (2.95%) Cryptography
11 7 (2.58%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (2.21%) Algorithms
12 6 (2.21%) Internet of Things
12 6 (2.21%) Device Driver
13 4 (1.48%) Robotics
14 3 (1.11%) Mechatronics
14 3 (1.11%) PKI
14 3 (1.11%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.08%) Linux
2 45 (16.61%) UNIX
3 40 (14.76%) Windows
4 27 (9.96%) Solaris
5 10 (3.69%) Android
6 9 (3.32%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.48%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (40.22%) Software Engineering
2 94 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (31.37%) OOD
4 43 (15.87%) OOP
5 38 (14.02%) Scrum
6 27 (9.96%) Mentoring
7 25 (9.23%) TDD
8 19 (7.01%) Web Development
9 18 (6.64%) Test Strategy
9 18 (6.64%) User Stories
10 15 (5.54%) Coaching
11 14 (5.17%) Project Planning
11 14 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (5.17%) Regression Testing
12 13 (4.80%) Content Management
12 13 (4.80%) Financial Modelling
12 13 (4.80%) Analytics
13 11 (4.06%) Unit Testing
13 11 (4.06%) Risk Management
13 11 (4.06%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 148 (54.61%) Java
2 121 (44.65%) C++
3 109 (40.22%) SQL
4 81 (29.89%) C#
5 53 (19.56%) JavaScript
5 53 (19.56%) Python
6 52 (19.19%) C
7 34 (12.55%) PHP
8 27 (9.96%) Perl
9 19 (7.01%) Delphi
10 16 (5.90%) Scala
11 10 (3.69%) Ruby
12 7 (2.58%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.21%) TypeScript
13 6 (2.21%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.85%) PHP5
15 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.74%) XAML
16 2 (0.74%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.74%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 116 (42.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.37%) HNC
2 1 (0.37%) HND
2 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (14.39%) QA
2 7 (2.58%) ISO 9000
3 6 (2.21%) IEC 61508
3 6 (2.21%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 44 (16.24%) Oracle
2 27 (9.96%) Sun
3 23 (8.49%) Atlassian
4 18 (6.64%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.06%) TOWER Software
6 9 (3.32%) Sybase
7 3 (1.11%) Adobe
8 2 (0.74%) Intel
8 2 (0.74%) Google
8 2 (0.74%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.74%) Sony
9 1 (0.37%) Zend
9 1 (0.37%) Apple
9 1 (0.37%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.37%) Symbian
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