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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 64 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 51 51 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.99% 3.45% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 4.28% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 44 56
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1471 1192 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.33% 80.54% 74.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 954 1282
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%

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 21 November 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 90 (91.84%) OO
2 67 (68.37%) Java
3 53 (54.08%) SQL
4 51 (52.04%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (42.86%) Linux
6 41 (41.84%) Software Engineering
7 39 (39.80%) UNIX
8 37 (37.76%) Oracle
9 36 (36.73%) Tomcat
9 36 (36.73%) Degree
10 33 (33.67%) Sun
10 33 (33.67%) Solaris
11 32 (32.65%) QA
12 28 (28.57%) Python
13 26 (26.53%) C++
13 26 (26.53%) Git (software)
14 24 (24.49%) JavaScript
14 24 (24.49%) Computer Science
15 23 (23.47%) Finance
16 22 (22.45%) Wiki
17 21 (21.43%) Scrum
18 20 (20.41%) Internet
19 18 (18.37%) Mentoring
20 17 (17.35%) HTML
21 15 (15.31%) Subversion
21 15 (15.31%) CSS
22 14 (14.29%) Web Services
22 14 (14.29%) PHP
22 14 (14.29%) Mathematics
23 12 (12.24%) Project Planning

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 36 (36.73%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.08%) CMS
3 3 (3.06%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.41%) Internet
2 11 (11.22%) Intranet
3 10 (10.20%) Wireless
4 4 (4.08%) Ethernet
4 4 (4.08%) Bluetooth
4 4 (4.08%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.02%) LTE
5 1 (1.02%) 3G
5 1 (1.02%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.02%) DHCP
5 1 (1.02%) 2G
5 1 (1.02%) TETRA
5 1 (1.02%) RNC
5 1 (1.02%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) MySQL
1 9 (9.18%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.12%) Big Data
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (26.53%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.31%) Subversion
3 4 (4.08%) JUnit
3 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.08%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.06%) Selenium
5 1 (1.02%) Maven
5 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.02%) Xcode
5 1 (1.02%) Valgrind
5 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.02%) TestLink
General
1 23 (23.47%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Marketing
3 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.08%) Publishing
4 3 (3.06%) Games
4 3 (3.06%) Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (48.98%) Developer
2 17 (17.35%) Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Applications Support
3 16 (16.33%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Support Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 14 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) C++ Developer
6 11 (11.22%) Web Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Java Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Python Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Principle Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.35%) HTML
2 15 (15.31%) CSS
3 14 (14.29%) Web Services
4 11 (11.22%) CGI
5 8 (8.16%) XML
5 8 (8.16%) .NET
5 8 (8.16%) Qt
6 7 (7.14%) jQuery
7 6 (6.12%) CSS3
7 6 (6.12%) RESTful
7 6 (6.12%) HTML5
8 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.08%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (3.06%) JDBC
10 2 (2.04%) JSP
10 2 (2.04%) SOAP
10 2 (2.04%) J2EE
11 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.02%) XSD
11 1 (1.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.49%) Computer Science
2 22 (22.45%) Wiki
3 14 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.16%) User Experience
5 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
5 6 (6.12%) Internet of Things
5 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.08%) E-Learning
7 4 (4.08%) SCORM
7 4 (4.08%) Learning Management System
8 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.02%) Open Source
9 1 (1.02%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.86%) Linux
2 39 (39.80%) UNIX
3 33 (33.67%) Solaris
4 7 (7.14%) Windows
5 5 (5.10%) Android
5 5 (5.10%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (2.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (91.84%) OO
2 51 (52.04%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (41.84%) Software Engineering
4 21 (21.43%) Scrum
5 18 (18.37%) Mentoring
6 12 (12.24%) Project Planning
6 12 (12.24%) TDD
7 9 (9.18%) Web Development
7 9 (9.18%) OOP
8 8 (8.16%) Unit Testing
8 8 (8.16%) Multithreading
9 5 (5.10%) Android Development
9 5 (5.10%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.08%) Line Management
10 4 (4.08%) Coaching
10 4 (4.08%) Project Management
11 3 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.06%) MVC
12 2 (2.04%) Algorithmic Trading
12 2 (2.04%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 67 (68.37%) Java
2 53 (54.08%) SQL
3 28 (28.57%) Python
4 26 (26.53%) C++
5 24 (24.49%) JavaScript
6 14 (14.29%) PHP
7 12 (12.24%) C#
8 11 (11.22%) Perl
9 8 (8.16%) Objective-C
9 8 (8.16%) Ruby
10 6 (6.12%) C
11 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.06%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (36.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (32.65%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (37.76%) Oracle
2 33 (33.67%) Sun
3 11 (11.22%) Sybase
4 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.02%) MKS
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