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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 69 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing OOD 37 51 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.63% 2.77% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.51% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 59
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.24%
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
1153 1455 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.83% 79.08% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1189 1240
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 71 (88.75%) OO
2 54 (67.50%) C++
3 41 (51.25%) Software Engineering
4 38 (47.50%) C
5 37 (46.25%) Computer Science
6 29 (36.25%) Degree
7 27 (33.75%) HTML
8 26 (32.50%) Java
8 26 (32.50%) Python
9 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (26.25%) JavaScript
11 20 (25.00%) Oracle
11 20 (25.00%) Robotics
11 20 (25.00%) Mechatronics
12 18 (22.50%) Linux
13 17 (21.25%) SQL
14 16 (20.00%) CSS
14 16 (20.00%) Scrum
15 13 (16.25%) UNIX
15 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (13.75%) Project Planning
16 11 (13.75%) HTML5
17 10 (12.50%) Windows
17 10 (12.50%) XML
18 9 (11.25%) C#
19 8 (10.00%) Ruby
19 8 (10.00%) TDD
19 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
19 8 (10.00%) ZigBee
19 8 (10.00%) Ethernet

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) SaaS
1 4 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) ZigBee
1 8 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 5 (6.25%) Wireless
2 5 (6.25%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.25%) Neo4j
2 5 (6.25%) MariaDB
2 5 (6.25%) MySQL
2 5 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.25%) CouchDB
2 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio
1 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.75%) JUnit
3 3 (3.75%) Subversion
3 3 (3.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.25%) Xcode
General
1 7 (8.75%) Games
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Marketing
3 2 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (58.75%) Developer
2 37 (46.25%) Software Engineer
3 21 (26.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 21 (26.25%) Graduate
4 18 (22.50%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.25%) C++ Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Python Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Programmer
8 6 (7.50%) AWS Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Software Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) C++ Software Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) HTML
2 16 (20.00%) CSS
3 11 (13.75%) HTML5
4 10 (12.50%) XML
5 7 (8.75%) Web Services
5 7 (8.75%) J2EE
5 7 (8.75%) JSP
5 7 (8.75%) SOAP
5 7 (8.75%) Qt
6 6 (7.50%) XSD
6 6 (7.50%) XSLT
6 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (7.50%) .NET
7 5 (6.25%) REST
7 5 (6.25%) POSIX
8 3 (3.75%) JDBC
9 2 (2.50%) STL
10 1 (1.25%) MFC
10 1 (1.25%) JNI
10 1 (1.25%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 37 (46.25%) Computer Science
2 20 (25.00%) Robotics
2 20 (25.00%) Mechatronics
3 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (6.25%) Statistics
4 5 (6.25%) Open Source
4 5 (6.25%) Informatics
4 5 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.25%) Physics
5 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.50%) Wiki
7 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.25%) DTV
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Handset
7 1 (1.25%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Linux
2 13 (16.25%) UNIX
3 10 (12.50%) Windows
4 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (8.75%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (88.75%) OO
2 41 (51.25%) Software Engineering
3 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.00%) Scrum
5 11 (13.75%) Project Planning
6 8 (10.00%) TDD
7 5 (6.25%) Hidden Markov Model
7 5 (6.25%) Game Theory
7 5 (6.25%) Gibbs Sampling
7 5 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (6.25%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.25%) Memory Management
8 4 (5.00%) Release Management
8 4 (5.00%) Product Management
8 4 (5.00%) Web Development
9 3 (3.75%) MVC
9 3 (3.75%) OOP
10 2 (2.50%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (67.50%) C++
2 38 (47.50%) C
3 26 (32.50%) Java
3 26 (32.50%) Python
4 21 (26.25%) JavaScript
5 17 (21.25%) SQL
6 9 (11.25%) C#
7 8 (10.00%) Ruby
8 6 (7.50%) PHP
9 5 (6.25%) Go
9 5 (6.25%) TypeScript
9 5 (6.25%) Perl
9 5 (6.25%) R
9 5 (6.25%) Haskell
10 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Slurm Workload Manager
1 5 (6.25%) LXC
1 5 (6.25%) KVM
1 5 (6.25%) Docker
1 5 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) Pegasus
3 2 (2.50%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.25%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.25%) Symbian
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.25%) Sun
4 1 (1.25%) SAP
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