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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 22 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 154 145 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.07% 9.97% 9.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.50% 12.39% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 118 114 157
Average salary £38,000 £39,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.79% -10.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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
1467 1170 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.40% 80.47% 74.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 936 1280
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 20 November 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 172 (58.90%) Java
2 137 (46.92%) Degree
3 129 (44.18%) C++
4 110 (37.67%) Software Engineering
5 108 (36.99%) SQL
6 100 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
7 97 (33.22%) Computer Science
8 87 (29.79%) .NET
8 87 (29.79%) OOD
9 86 (29.45%) HTML
10 80 (27.40%) C#
11 74 (25.34%) CSS
12 68 (23.29%) Mathematics
13 56 (19.18%) C
14 55 (18.84%) Linux
14 55 (18.84%) Python
14 55 (18.84%) User Experience
15 54 (18.49%) Oracle
16 52 (17.81%) Finance
17 50 (17.12%) UNIX
18 49 (16.78%) OOP
19 48 (16.44%) Git (software)
20 47 (16.10%) JavaScript
20 47 (16.10%) Scrum
21 40 (13.70%) QA
22 38 (13.01%) PHP
23 36 (12.33%) Web Services
23 36 (12.33%) Tomcat
24 35 (11.99%) Windows
24 35 (11.99%) TDD

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 36 (12.33%) Tomcat
2 28 (9.59%) Confluence
3 17 (5.82%) Apache
4 12 (4.11%) WebLogic
4 12 (4.11%) JBoss
5 5 (1.71%) Node.js
6 4 (1.37%) CMS
6 4 (1.37%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.34%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.71%) MS Office
2 4 (1.37%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.03%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.27%) SaaS
2 6 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.68%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.64%) Internet
2 15 (5.14%) HTTP
3 14 (4.79%) Wireless
4 11 (3.77%) Intranet
5 8 (2.74%) ZigBee
6 6 (2.05%) SNMP
6 6 (2.05%) ATM
7 4 (1.37%) Bluetooth
7 4 (1.37%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.68%) LTE
9 1 (0.34%) SSL
9 1 (0.34%) GPRS
9 1 (0.34%) GSM
9 1 (0.34%) 3GPP
9 1 (0.34%) WCDMA
9 1 (0.34%) DHCP
9 1 (0.34%) 2G
9 1 (0.34%) TETRA
9 1 (0.34%) RTSP
9 1 (0.34%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.51%) MySQL
2 19 (6.51%) Relational Database
3 11 (3.77%) Big Data
4 10 (3.42%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.71%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.37%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.34%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.34%) SQLite
10 1 (0.34%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.30%) Visual Studio
3 31 (10.62%) Jenkins
4 22 (7.53%) Subversion
5 20 (6.85%) Eclipse
6 18 (6.16%) Selenium
7 16 (5.48%) Maven
8 10 (3.42%) JUnit
9 6 (2.05%) Jasmine
9 6 (2.05%) Grunt
9 6 (2.05%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.37%) Firebug
10 4 (1.37%) Fiddler
11 3 (1.03%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.03%) PHPUnit
11 3 (1.03%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.68%) Moq
12 2 (0.68%) Xcode
13 1 (0.34%) NUnit
13 1 (0.34%) PeopleTools
General
1 52 (17.81%) Finance
2 35 (11.99%) Marketing
3 24 (8.22%) Electronics
4 16 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.45%) Military
6 6 (2.05%) Publishing
6 6 (2.05%) Retail
6 6 (2.05%) Avionics
7 5 (1.71%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.37%) Banking
9 3 (1.03%) Games
10 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.34%) French Language
11 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 132 (45.21%) Developer
2 65 (22.26%) Software Engineer
3 41 (14.04%) Author
3 41 (14.04%) Technical Author
4 37 (12.67%) Java Developer
5 21 (7.19%) C++ Developer
6 19 (6.51%) Applications Support
6 19 (6.51%) Analyst
6 19 (6.51%) Software Developer
7 18 (6.16%) Test Engineer
8 16 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
8 16 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (5.48%) Graduate
8 16 (5.48%) Support Analyst
8 16 (5.48%) Senior Support Analyst
8 16 (5.48%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 13 (4.45%) Senior Technical Author
9 13 (4.45%) Software Test Engineer
10 12 (4.11%) Web Developer
10 12 (4.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (29.79%) .NET
2 86 (29.45%) HTML
3 74 (25.34%) CSS
4 36 (12.33%) Web Services
5 30 (10.27%) jQuery
6 25 (8.56%) XML
7 20 (6.85%) HTML5
7 20 (6.85%) REST
8 14 (4.79%) J2EE
9 13 (4.45%) XSLT
10 12 (4.11%) CGI
11 10 (3.42%) Dojo
11 10 (3.42%) WCF
11 10 (3.42%) ASP.NET
11 10 (3.42%) CSS3
12 8 (2.74%) Qt
13 7 (2.40%) Ajax
13 7 (2.40%) .NET Framework
14 6 (2.05%) XHTML
14 6 (2.05%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 97 (33.22%) Computer Science
2 68 (23.29%) Mathematics
3 55 (18.84%) User Experience
4 21 (7.19%) Wiki
5 20 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (6.16%) Management Information System
7 17 (5.82%) Mobile App
8 16 (5.48%) Physics
8 16 (5.48%) GIS
9 12 (4.11%) Mobile Payment
10 9 (3.08%) Open Source
10 9 (3.08%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (3.08%) Cryptography
11 7 (2.40%) PKI
12 6 (2.05%) Device Driver
12 6 (2.05%) Internet of Things
13 5 (1.71%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.37%) SCORM
14 4 (1.37%) Learning Management System
14 4 (1.37%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 55 (18.84%) Linux
2 50 (17.12%) UNIX
3 35 (11.99%) Windows
4 32 (10.96%) Solaris
5 12 (4.11%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.11%) Android
6 5 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.03%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (37.67%) Software Engineering
2 100 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (29.79%) OOD
4 49 (16.78%) OOP
5 47 (16.10%) Scrum
6 35 (11.99%) TDD
7 32 (10.96%) Mentoring
8 20 (6.85%) Web Development
9 17 (5.82%) Coaching
10 16 (5.48%) Test Strategy
11 15 (5.14%) BDD
11 15 (5.14%) Kanban
12 14 (4.79%) Test Automation
13 13 (4.45%) User Stories
13 13 (4.45%) Content Management
14 12 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (3.77%) Project Planning
15 11 (3.77%) E-Commerce
15 11 (3.77%) Regression Testing
15 11 (3.77%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 172 (58.90%) Java
2 129 (44.18%) C++
3 108 (36.99%) SQL
4 80 (27.40%) C#
5 56 (19.18%) C
6 55 (18.84%) Python
7 47 (16.10%) JavaScript
8 38 (13.01%) PHP
9 30 (10.27%) Perl
10 15 (5.14%) Delphi
11 13 (4.45%) Scala
12 11 (3.77%) Objective-C
12 11 (3.77%) Ruby
13 6 (2.05%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.71%) PHP5
15 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.03%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.68%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.68%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 137 (46.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.34%) HNC
2 1 (0.34%) HND
2 1 (0.34%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (13.70%) QA
2 9 (3.08%) ISO 9000
3 6 (2.05%) IEC 61508
3 6 (2.05%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Firmware
Vendors
1 54 (18.49%) Oracle
2 32 (10.96%) Sun
3 28 (9.59%) Atlassian
4 18 (6.16%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.77%) Sybase
6 6 (2.05%) TOWER Software
7 3 (1.03%) Adobe
8 2 (0.68%) Intel
8 2 (0.68%) Google
8 2 (0.68%) Huawei
8 2 (0.68%) Zend
8 2 (0.68%) Sony
9 1 (0.34%) MKS
9 1 (0.34%) Apple
9 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.34%) Symbian
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