The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 73 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOD 44 53 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.40% 3.37% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 4.30% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 46 73
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
OOD
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
1483 1232 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.95% 78.22% 76.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1067 1282
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £31,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

OOD
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

OOD Salary Trend in Cambridge

OOD
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 86 (88.66%) OO
2 61 (62.89%) Java
3 51 (52.58%) SQL
4 49 (50.52%) Linux
5 36 (37.11%) Python
6 34 (35.05%) Software Engineering
7 33 (34.02%) Oracle
7 33 (34.02%) JavaScript
8 31 (31.96%) UNIX
8 31 (31.96%) Degree
8 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (30.93%) C++
10 29 (29.90%) Tomcat
11 28 (28.87%) Solaris
11 28 (28.87%) Sun
12 25 (25.77%) Finance
13 22 (22.68%) PHP
14 21 (21.65%) Internet
14 21 (21.65%) QA
15 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
15 19 (19.59%) Web Services
16 18 (18.56%) CSS
16 18 (18.56%) HTML
16 18 (18.56%) C#
16 18 (18.56%) Mathematics
17 17 (17.53%) Computer Science
18 15 (15.46%) Wiki
18 15 (15.46%) C
18 15 (15.46%) Scrum
19 14 (14.43%) Amazon AWS

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing OOD 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (29.90%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.34%) Apache
3 4 (4.12%) CMS
4 1 (1.03%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.65%) Internet
2 11 (11.34%) Intranet
3 6 (6.19%) Wireless
4 3 (3.09%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.09%) 802.11
4 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.03%) 3G
5 1 (1.03%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.03%) DHCP
5 1 (1.03%) 2G
5 1 (1.03%) RNC
5 1 (1.03%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.03%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.25%) MySQL
3 6 (6.19%) Big Data
4 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.34%) Subversion
3 3 (3.09%) Xcode
3 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.06%) JUnit
4 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.03%) Maven
5 1 (1.03%) Selenium
5 1 (1.03%) Valgrind
General
1 25 (25.77%) Finance
2 11 (11.34%) Games
3 6 (6.19%) Marketing
4 4 (4.12%) Publishing
5 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.06%) Advertising
6 2 (2.06%) Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 52 (53.61%) Developer
2 12 (12.37%) Software Engineer
3 9 (9.28%) Support Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) Applications Support
3 9 (9.28%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) Web Developer
3 9 (9.28%) Applications Support Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) Senior Support Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (8.25%) C++ Developer
4 8 (8.25%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.22%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Python Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Principle Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.59%) Web Services
2 18 (18.56%) HTML
2 18 (18.56%) CSS
3 11 (11.34%) .NET
3 11 (11.34%) CGI
4 10 (10.31%) jQuery
5 9 (9.28%) Qt
6 6 (6.19%) HTML5
6 6 (6.19%) CSS3
6 6 (6.19%) XML
7 5 (5.15%) XSD
7 5 (5.15%) XSLT
7 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.15%) RESTful
7 5 (5.15%) Flash
8 3 (3.09%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (2.06%) WebKit
9 2 (2.06%) QML
9 2 (2.06%) Ext JS
9 2 (2.06%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Mathematics
2 17 (17.53%) Computer Science
3 15 (15.46%) Wiki
4 6 (6.19%) Internet of Things
5 4 (4.12%) Learning Management System
5 4 (4.12%) Open Source
5 4 (4.12%) E-Learning
5 4 (4.12%) SCORM
6 3 (3.09%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (3.09%) ASIC
6 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.06%) iPhone
7 2 (2.06%) Physics
7 2 (2.06%) IPTV
8 1 (1.03%) Handset
8 1 (1.03%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 49 (50.52%) Linux
2 31 (31.96%) UNIX
3 28 (28.87%) Solaris
4 7 (7.22%) Windows
4 7 (7.22%) Android
5 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.15%) Windows Phone 8
5 5 (5.15%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.03%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (88.66%) OO
2 34 (35.05%) Software Engineering
3 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.46%) Scrum
5 11 (11.34%) TDD
5 11 (11.34%) Multithreading
6 9 (9.28%) OOP
7 8 (8.25%) Web Development
8 7 (7.22%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.12%) Project Management
10 4 (4.12%) MVC
11 3 (3.09%) Web Application Development
11 3 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.09%) Android Development
11 3 (3.09%) iOS Development
11 3 (3.09%) Product Management
12 2 (2.06%) Software Architecture
12 2 (2.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 61 (62.89%) Java
2 51 (52.58%) SQL
3 36 (37.11%) Python
4 33 (34.02%) JavaScript
5 30 (30.93%) C++
6 22 (22.68%) PHP
7 18 (18.56%) C#
8 15 (15.46%) C
9 13 (13.40%) Objective-C
10 11 (11.34%) Ruby
10 11 (11.34%) Perl
11 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.09%) Embedded C++
11 3 (3.09%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (31.96%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Puppet
1 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (34.02%) Oracle
2 28 (28.87%) Sun
3 12 (12.37%) Sybase
4 2 (2.06%) Symbian
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.03%) MKS
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