The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 67 69 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing OOD 59 59 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.25% 2.94% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 3.92% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 42
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1432 1506 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.85% 75.11% 71.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1280 1277
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OOD
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 87 (89.69%) OO
2 60 (61.86%) Java
3 47 (48.45%) SQL
3 47 (48.45%) Linux
4 37 (38.14%) JavaScript
4 37 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (36.08%) Finance
5 35 (36.08%) C#
6 33 (34.02%) C++
7 32 (32.99%) CSS
8 31 (31.96%) HTML
8 31 (31.96%) Degree
9 29 (29.90%) UNIX
10 28 (28.87%) Tomcat
10 28 (28.87%) Objective-C
11 27 (27.84%) Software Engineering
11 27 (27.84%) Oracle
12 26 (26.80%) Solaris
12 26 (26.80%) Internet
13 25 (25.77%) Python
14 23 (23.71%) Sun
14 23 (23.71%) Sybase
14 23 (23.71%) Android
15 22 (22.68%) Mathematics
16 20 (20.62%) Apple iOS
16 20 (20.62%) Mobile App
17 19 (19.59%) Perl
18 16 (16.49%) PHP
18 16 (16.49%) CGI
18 16 (16.49%) Scrum

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 28 (28.87%) Tomcat
2 15 (15.46%) Apache
3 2 (2.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.03%) PaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.80%) Internet
2 8 (8.25%) Intranet
3 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.09%) Wireless
3 3 (3.09%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.09%) 802.11
4 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.03%) SSH
5 1 (1.03%) 2G
5 1 (1.03%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.03%) 3G
5 1 (1.03%) LTE
5 1 (1.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.12%) MySQL
5 2 (2.06%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (16.49%) Subversion
2 11 (11.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.09%) Xcode
4 2 (2.06%) Moq
4 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.06%) NUnit
5 1 (1.03%) Maven
5 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.03%) JUnit
5 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.03%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.03%) Valgrind
5 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.03%) Redmine
General
1 35 (36.08%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Advertising
3 9 (9.28%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (80.41%) Developer
2 20 (20.62%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.53%) Mobile Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Software Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Applications Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) C++ Developer
8 5 (5.15%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Android Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Support Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Programmer
10 3 (3.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.99%) CSS
2 31 (31.96%) HTML
3 16 (16.49%) CGI
4 15 (15.46%) Web Services
5 14 (14.43%) HTML5
6 13 (13.40%) .NET
7 12 (12.37%) CSS3
8 9 (9.28%) REST
9 8 (8.25%) Java EE
9 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET
10 7 (7.22%) jQuery
11 6 (6.19%) Qt
11 6 (6.19%) OpenGL
11 6 (6.19%) XML
12 5 (5.15%) XSD
12 5 (5.15%) XSLT
12 5 (5.15%) Flash
13 4 (4.12%) WebKit
13 4 (4.12%) QML
13 4 (4.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.68%) Mathematics
2 20 (20.62%) Mobile App
3 12 (12.37%) Smartphone
4 11 (11.34%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.19%) iPhone
6 4 (4.12%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (4.12%) Open Source
6 4 (4.12%) IPTV
7 3 (3.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (3.09%) Cryptography
7 3 (3.09%) ASIC
8 2 (2.06%) Linked Data
8 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.06%) iPad
8 2 (2.06%) MPEG
8 2 (2.06%) Streaming Video
8 2 (2.06%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (2.06%) Wiki
9 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 47 (48.45%) Linux
2 29 (29.90%) UNIX
3 26 (26.80%) Solaris
4 23 (23.71%) Android
5 20 (20.62%) Apple iOS
6 10 (10.31%) Windows
7 6 (6.19%) Windows Phone
7 6 (6.19%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (2.06%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.03%) Debian
9 1 (1.03%) Windows CE
9 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (89.69%) OO
2 37 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (27.84%) Software Engineering
4 16 (16.49%) Scrum
5 12 (12.37%) Android Development
5 12 (12.37%) Mobile Application Development
6 10 (10.31%) iOS Development
7 9 (9.28%) Unit Testing
7 9 (9.28%) TDD
8 7 (7.22%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.19%) Project Planning
10 5 (5.15%) Web Development
10 5 (5.15%) MVC
11 3 (3.09%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.06%) Software Architecture
12 2 (2.06%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.06%) Kanban
12 2 (2.06%) Database Tuning
12 2 (2.06%) Test Scripting
12 2 (2.06%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 60 (61.86%) Java
2 47 (48.45%) SQL
3 37 (38.14%) JavaScript
4 35 (36.08%) C#
5 33 (34.02%) C++
6 28 (28.87%) Objective-C
7 25 (25.77%) Python
8 19 (19.59%) Perl
9 16 (16.49%) PHP
10 14 (14.43%) C
11 5 (5.15%) Ruby
11 5 (5.15%) Embedded C++
12 3 (3.09%) Assembly Language
13 2 (2.06%) SPARQL
13 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (31.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (27.84%) Oracle
2 23 (23.71%) Sun
2 23 (23.71%) Sybase
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.06%) Apple
5 1 (1.03%) MKS
5 1 (1.03%) Symbian
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Posted: 4 days ago
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