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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 68 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing OOD 40 53 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.75% 3.16% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 3.89% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 41
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £68,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,289
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
1165 1361 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.01% 81.16% 74.25%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1175 1204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 79 (94.05%) OO
2 48 (57.14%) C++
2 48 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 42 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 38 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (44.05%) Java
6 35 (41.67%) Degree
7 31 (36.90%) C
8 29 (34.52%) SQL
9 28 (33.33%) HTML
10 25 (29.76%) Linux
11 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
11 23 (27.38%) Python
12 22 (26.19%) Oracle
13 21 (25.00%) UNIX
13 21 (25.00%) CSS
14 19 (22.62%) Scrum
15 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
16 14 (16.67%) Robotics
16 14 (16.67%) Mechatronics
17 13 (15.48%) Project Planning
17 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (14.29%) ZigBee
18 12 (14.29%) TDD
18 12 (14.29%) Ethernet
18 12 (14.29%) Windows
18 12 (14.29%) XML
19 11 (13.10%) Tomcat
19 11 (13.10%) Visual Studio
19 11 (13.10%) QA

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (13.10%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.95%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 12 (14.29%) ZigBee
2 9 (10.71%) Wireless
2 9 (10.71%) Bluetooth
3 4 (4.76%) Internet
4 3 (3.57%) Intranet
5 1 (1.19%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (5.95%) CouchDB
1 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
1 5 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (5.95%) Neo4j
1 5 (5.95%) MariaDB
1 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
1 5 (5.95%) MySQL
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.10%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.76%) Subversion
4 3 (3.57%) Selenium
4 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Games
3 4 (4.76%) Electronics
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (53.57%) Developer
2 40 (47.62%) Software Engineer
3 19 (22.62%) Software Developer
4 18 (21.43%) Graduate
4 18 (21.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 11 (13.10%) C++ Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Python Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.76%) Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Embedded Software Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (33.33%) HTML
2 21 (25.00%) CSS
3 12 (14.29%) XML
4 9 (10.71%) JSP
4 9 (10.71%) SOAP
4 9 (10.71%) J2EE
5 8 (9.52%) Web Services
6 7 (8.33%) HTML5
7 6 (7.14%) Qt
8 5 (5.95%) POSIX
8 5 (5.95%) .NET
8 5 (5.95%) REST
9 3 (3.57%) JDBC
9 3 (3.57%) CGI
10 2 (2.38%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.38%) XSD
10 2 (2.38%) XSLT
10 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.19%) STL
11 1 (1.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 42 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (16.67%) Robotics
2 14 (16.67%) Mechatronics
3 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.52%) Wiki
4 8 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 8 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.14%) Open Source
6 5 (5.95%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.95%) Informatics
6 5 (5.95%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (5.95%) Statistics
6 5 (5.95%) Physics
7 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.19%) DTV
8 1 (1.19%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.76%) Linux
2 21 (25.00%) UNIX
3 12 (14.29%) Windows
4 10 (11.90%) Solaris
5 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (94.05%) OO
2 48 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 38 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.62%) Scrum
5 13 (15.48%) Project Planning
6 12 (14.29%) TDD
7 7 (8.33%) Web Development
8 5 (5.95%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (5.95%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.95%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (5.95%) OOP
8 5 (5.95%) MVC
8 5 (5.95%) Memory Management
8 5 (5.95%) Hidden Markov Model
8 5 (5.95%) Game Theory
8 5 (5.95%) Gibbs Sampling
9 3 (3.57%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.38%) Android Development
10 2 (2.38%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.14%) C++
2 37 (44.05%) Java
3 31 (36.90%) C
4 29 (34.52%) SQL
5 23 (27.38%) Python
5 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
6 10 (11.90%) C#
6 10 (11.90%) Ruby
7 8 (9.52%) Perl
8 7 (8.33%) TypeScript
9 5 (5.95%) Haskell
9 5 (5.95%) R
9 5 (5.95%) Golang
9 5 (5.95%) PHP
10 3 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Xen
1 5 (5.95%) KVM
1 5 (5.95%) Docker
1 5 (5.95%) LXC
1 5 (5.95%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Mesos
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) Oracle
2 10 (11.90%) Sun
3 5 (5.95%) Pegasus
4 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.57%) Sybase
6 1 (1.19%) SAP
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