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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 61 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 53 58 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.06% 3.95% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 4.99% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 51 57
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1475 1162 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.16% 79.21% 74.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 963 1388
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 70 (71.43%) Java
3 52 (53.06%) SQL
4 46 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (44.90%) Linux
6 37 (37.76%) UNIX
7 36 (36.73%) Software Engineering
8 35 (35.71%) Tomcat
9 34 (34.69%) Oracle
9 34 (34.69%) Degree
10 33 (33.67%) Solaris
10 33 (33.67%) Sun
11 32 (32.65%) Python
11 32 (32.65%) QA
12 25 (25.51%) JavaScript
13 23 (23.47%) C++
14 22 (22.45%) Internet
14 22 (22.45%) Wiki
14 22 (22.45%) Finance
14 22 (22.45%) Git (software)
15 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
15 20 (20.41%) PHP
16 18 (18.37%) Mentoring
17 16 (16.33%) Scrum
17 16 (16.33%) Mathematics
18 15 (15.31%) Web Services
19 14 (14.29%) Subversion
20 12 (12.24%) HTML
20 12 (12.24%) C#
20 12 (12.24%) NoSQL

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 35 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.14%) Apache
3 4 (4.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.02%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.45%) Internet
2 11 (11.22%) Intranet
3 8 (8.16%) Wireless
4 1 (1.02%) LTE
4 1 (1.02%) RNC
4 1 (1.02%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.02%) 2G
4 1 (1.02%) TETRA
4 1 (1.02%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.02%) DHCP
4 1 (1.02%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) NoSQL
2 10 (10.20%) MySQL
3 7 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.29%) Subversion
3 4 (4.08%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.08%) JUnit
4 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.06%) Selenium
5 1 (1.02%) Valgrind
5 1 (1.02%) TestLink
5 1 (1.02%) Maven
5 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.02%) Xcode
5 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (22.45%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Marketing
3 7 (7.14%) Games
4 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.08%) Publishing
5 3 (3.06%) Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Electronics
6 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 45 (45.92%) Developer
2 17 (17.35%) Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Support Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Applications Support
3 16 (16.33%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 16 (16.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Software Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) C++ Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Python Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Principle Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Graduate
8 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) Web Services
2 12 (12.24%) HTML
3 11 (11.22%) CGI
4 10 (10.20%) CSS
5 9 (9.18%) Qt
6 6 (6.12%) XML
6 6 (6.12%) .NET
6 6 (6.12%) RESTful
6 6 (6.12%) HTML5
6 6 (6.12%) jQuery
6 6 (6.12%) CSS3
7 4 (4.08%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (3.06%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.06%) JDBC
9 2 (2.04%) Swing
9 2 (2.04%) Java EE
9 2 (2.04%) Spring
10 1 (1.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (1.02%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.02%) Android NDK
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.45%) Wiki
2 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
3 16 (16.33%) Mathematics
4 10 (10.20%) User Experience
5 8 (8.16%) Internet of Things
6 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
7 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
8 4 (4.08%) E-Learning
8 4 (4.08%) SCORM
8 4 (4.08%) Learning Management System
9 3 (3.06%) Open Source
10 2 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (2.04%) Physics
10 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
10 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.02%) Handset
11 1 (1.02%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.90%) Linux
2 37 (37.76%) UNIX
3 33 (33.67%) Solaris
4 6 (6.12%) Windows
4 6 (6.12%) Android
4 6 (6.12%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.08%) Windows Phone
5 4 (4.08%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.02%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (91.84%) OO
2 46 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (36.73%) Software Engineering
4 18 (18.37%) Mentoring
5 16 (16.33%) Scrum
6 10 (10.20%) OOP
6 10 (10.20%) Project Planning
7 9 (9.18%) TDD
8 8 (8.16%) Multithreading
9 7 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.14%) Web Development
10 4 (4.08%) Project Management
10 4 (4.08%) Line Management
10 4 (4.08%) Android Development
10 4 (4.08%) iOS Development
10 4 (4.08%) Coaching
11 3 (3.06%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.06%) Product Management
11 3 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 70 (71.43%) Java
2 52 (53.06%) SQL
3 32 (32.65%) Python
4 25 (25.51%) JavaScript
5 23 (23.47%) C++
6 20 (20.41%) PHP
7 12 (12.24%) C#
8 11 (11.22%) Perl
9 10 (10.20%) Ruby
10 9 (9.18%) Objective-C
11 6 (6.12%) C
12 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.02%) Scala
13 1 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (34.69%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (32.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Puppet
1 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (34.69%) Oracle
2 33 (33.67%) Sun
3 11 (11.22%) Sybase
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.04%) Symbian
6 1 (1.02%) MKS
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