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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 76 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing OOD 44 53 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.43% 3.21% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 4.19% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 77
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,420 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1461 1265 1386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.85% 76.67% 75.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1091 1186
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 31 July 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (87.76%) OO
2 55 (56.12%) Java
3 47 (47.96%) Linux
4 46 (46.94%) SQL
5 43 (43.88%) JavaScript
6 36 (36.73%) Python
7 33 (33.67%) C++
8 31 (31.63%) Software Engineering
9 29 (29.59%) Degree
10 28 (28.57%) Oracle
11 26 (26.53%) HTML
11 26 (26.53%) CSS
12 24 (24.49%) UNIX
12 24 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (23.47%) PHP
14 22 (22.45%) C#
14 22 (22.45%) Web Services
14 22 (22.45%) Tomcat
15 21 (21.43%) Sun
15 21 (21.43%) Solaris
15 21 (21.43%) Finance
16 20 (20.41%) Objective-C
17 19 (19.39%) Computer Science
18 17 (17.35%) Git (software)
18 17 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (17.35%) C
19 16 (16.33%) Mathematics
19 16 (16.33%) NoSQL
20 15 (15.31%) QA
20 15 (15.31%) Android

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (22.45%) Tomcat
2 14 (14.29%) Apache
3 4 (4.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.31%) Internet
2 8 (8.16%) Intranet
3 4 (4.08%) Wireless
4 3 (3.06%) 802.11
4 3 (3.06%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.02%) LTE
5 1 (1.02%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.02%) DHCP
5 1 (1.02%) 3G
5 1 (1.02%) 2G
5 1 (1.02%) RNC
5 1 (1.02%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) NoSQL
2 9 (9.18%) MySQL
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.12%) Big Data
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (17.35%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.16%) Subversion
3 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.06%) Xcode
4 1 (1.02%) Valgrind
4 1 (1.02%) JUnit
4 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.02%) Maven
General
1 21 (21.43%) Finance
2 14 (14.29%) Games
3 4 (4.08%) Marketing
3 4 (4.08%) Publishing
4 2 (2.04%) Advertising
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (62.24%) Developer
2 11 (11.22%) Software Engineer
3 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (8.16%) C++ Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Support Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.12%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 5 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.53%) HTML
1 26 (26.53%) CSS
2 22 (22.45%) Web Services
3 11 (11.22%) .NET
4 10 (10.20%) jQuery
4 10 (10.20%) CSS3
4 10 (10.20%) HTML5
5 9 (9.18%) Qt
6 8 (8.16%) CGI
7 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.12%) XML
7 6 (6.12%) XSD
7 6 (6.12%) XSLT
7 6 (6.12%) Flash
8 5 (5.10%) RESTful
9 4 (4.08%) OpenGL
9 4 (4.08%) WebKit
9 4 (4.08%) QML
9 4 (4.08%) Qt Quick
10 3 (3.06%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.39%) Computer Science
2 16 (16.33%) Mathematics
3 11 (11.22%) Wiki
4 9 (9.18%) Mobile App
5 6 (6.12%) Open Source
6 5 (5.10%) iPhone
7 4 (4.08%) IPTV
7 4 (4.08%) Smartphone
7 4 (4.08%) E-Learning
7 4 (4.08%) SCORM
7 4 (4.08%) Learning Management System
7 4 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (4.08%) Internet of Things
8 3 (3.06%) ASIC
8 3 (3.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (3.06%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.04%) Streaming Video
9 2 (2.04%) MPEG
9 2 (2.04%) Physics
10 1 (1.02%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (47.96%) Linux
2 24 (24.49%) UNIX
3 21 (21.43%) Solaris
4 15 (15.31%) Android
5 9 (9.18%) Apple iOS
6 7 (7.14%) Windows
7 5 (5.10%) Windows Phone
7 5 (5.10%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.02%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (87.76%) OO
2 31 (31.63%) Software Engineering
3 24 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.24%) Scrum
5 10 (10.20%) Multithreading
6 9 (9.18%) Web Development
7 8 (8.16%) TDD
7 8 (8.16%) OOP
8 7 (7.14%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.12%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.12%) Android Development
10 4 (4.08%) MVC
10 4 (4.08%) Project Management
10 4 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (4.08%) iOS Development
11 3 (3.06%) Web Application Development
11 3 (3.06%) Product Management
11 3 (3.06%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.04%) Test Scripting
12 2 (2.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 55 (56.12%) Java
2 46 (46.94%) SQL
3 43 (43.88%) JavaScript
4 36 (36.73%) Python
5 33 (33.67%) C++
6 23 (23.47%) PHP
7 22 (22.45%) C#
8 20 (20.41%) Objective-C
9 17 (17.35%) C
10 9 (9.18%) Ruby
11 8 (8.16%) Perl
12 3 (3.06%) Embedded C++
12 3 (3.06%) Assembly Language
13 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (29.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Puppet
1 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.02%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (28.57%) Oracle
2 21 (21.43%) Sun
3 9 (9.18%) Sybase
4 2 (2.04%) Symbian
5 1 (1.02%) Apple
5 1 (1.02%) MKS
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