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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 23 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 130 131 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.33% 7.22% 7.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.15% 8.67% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 110 83 99
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,000 £61,000
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
1166 1511 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.70% 83.25% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 1167 1094
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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 28 August 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 156 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (55.51%) Java
3 119 (43.75%) Degree
4 107 (39.34%) SQL
5 101 (37.13%) Computer Science
6 88 (32.35%) Software Engineering
7 85 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 85 (31.25%) C#
8 78 (28.68%) HTML
9 67 (24.63%) Scrum
9 67 (24.63%) Mathematics
10 58 (21.32%) CSS
11 56 (20.59%) C++
11 56 (20.59%) OOP
12 54 (19.85%) Finance
13 51 (18.75%) J2EE
14 48 (17.65%) TDD
15 44 (16.18%) QA
16 43 (15.81%) .NET
16 43 (15.81%) OOD
17 41 (15.07%) Microsoft
18 40 (14.71%) Algorithms
19 39 (14.34%) jQuery
20 38 (13.97%) Unit Testing
20 38 (13.97%) Linux
20 38 (13.97%) Web Services
21 36 (13.24%) Maven
22 35 (12.87%) Jenkins
23 34 (12.50%) Git (software)
24 33 (12.13%) Spring

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (7.35%) Apache
2 15 (5.51%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.21%) Apache Solr
4 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.84%) JBoss
6 2 (0.74%) Smallworld
Applications
1 20 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.21%) MS Office
3 5 (1.84%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.78%) SaaS
2 7 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.72%) Internet
2 12 (4.41%) HTTP
3 2 (0.74%) Wireless
3 2 (0.74%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.37%) NFC
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.82%) MySQL
3 11 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.68%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.31%) Big Data
5 9 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.21%) FileMaker
8 5 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.47%) SAP BW
10 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.74%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.74%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 36 (13.24%) Maven
2 35 (12.87%) Jenkins
3 34 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 30 (11.03%) Selenium
5 21 (7.72%) NUnit
6 17 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.31%) Eclipse
8 8 (2.94%) Xcode
9 7 (2.57%) JIRA
10 6 (2.21%) JMeter
10 6 (2.21%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.84%) SoapUI
11 5 (1.84%) YouTrack
11 5 (1.84%) Subversion
11 5 (1.84%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.84%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.47%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.74%) JUnit
13 2 (0.74%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.74%) Android Studio
General
1 54 (19.85%) Finance
2 26 (9.56%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.57%) Electronics
4 5 (1.84%) Marketing
5 3 (1.10%) Law
5 3 (1.10%) Advertising
5 3 (1.10%) Games
6 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 186 (68.38%) Developer
2 69 (25.37%) Java Developer
3 65 (23.90%) Software Engineer
4 56 (20.59%) Software Developer
5 42 (15.44%) Senior Developer
6 24 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (8.09%) Graduate
7 22 (8.09%) Java Software Engineer
8 19 (6.99%) Lead Developer
8 19 (6.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 18 (6.62%) C# Developer
10 17 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
10 17 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
11 16 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
11 16 (5.88%) Junior
12 14 (5.15%) Programmer
13 12 (4.41%) Architect
13 12 (4.41%) Agile C# Developer
14 11 (4.04%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 11 (4.04%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (28.68%) HTML
2 58 (21.32%) CSS
3 51 (18.75%) J2EE
4 43 (15.81%) .NET
5 39 (14.34%) jQuery
6 38 (13.97%) Web Services
7 33 (12.13%) Spring
7 33 (12.13%) HTML5
8 26 (9.56%) Hibernate
9 24 (8.82%) REST
10 20 (7.35%) CSS3
11 19 (6.99%) WPF
12 18 (6.62%) Java EE
12 18 (6.62%) ASP.NET
13 15 (5.51%) XML
14 14 (5.15%) EJB
15 12 (4.41%) XSLT
15 12 (4.41%) Web Dynpro
15 12 (4.41%) SAP Smart Forms
15 12 (4.41%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 101 (37.13%) Computer Science
2 67 (24.63%) Mathematics
3 40 (14.71%) Algorithms
4 24 (8.82%) Data Structures
5 19 (6.99%) Statistics
5 19 (6.99%) GIS
6 13 (4.78%) Mobile Payment
7 11 (4.04%) User Experience
8 9 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.31%) Robotics
8 9 (3.31%) Mechatronics
9 8 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.94%) Clustering
10 4 (1.47%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.47%) Physics
10 4 (1.47%) Wiki
11 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.74%) Biology
12 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.97%) Linux
2 21 (7.72%) UNIX
3 13 (4.78%) Android
4 11 (4.04%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.04%) Solaris
5 10 (3.68%) Windows
6 8 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (1.10%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (32.35%) Software Engineering
3 67 (24.63%) Scrum
4 56 (20.59%) OOP
5 48 (17.65%) TDD
6 43 (15.81%) OOD
7 38 (13.97%) Unit Testing
8 27 (9.93%) Kanban
9 22 (8.09%) Test Automation
9 22 (8.09%) Software Architecture
10 21 (7.72%) MVC
11 18 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
12 17 (6.25%) User Stories
13 16 (5.88%) Open Source
14 15 (5.51%) CRM
15 14 (5.15%) UML
16 13 (4.78%) Mentoring
17 11 (4.04%) Continuous Delivery
17 11 (4.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 151 (55.51%) Java
2 107 (39.34%) SQL
3 85 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 85 (31.25%) C#
4 56 (20.59%) C++
5 33 (12.13%) Python
6 32 (11.76%) C
7 23 (8.46%) PHP
8 12 (4.41%) Perl
8 12 (4.41%) ABAP
8 12 (4.41%) SAPscript
8 12 (4.41%) Scala
9 11 (4.04%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.21%) AppleScript
10 6 (2.21%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.21%) VB
11 5 (1.84%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.84%) Fortran
11 5 (1.84%) Ruby
12 4 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 119 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (16.18%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) WAI
Vendors
1 41 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.13%) Oracle
3 17 (6.25%) TOWER Software
4 12 (4.41%) SAP
5 11 (4.04%) Sun
6 8 (2.94%) WorldPay
7 5 (1.84%) Autodesk
7 5 (1.84%) Zend
8 4 (1.47%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.74%) Symbian
9 2 (0.74%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.37%) Coverity
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