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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 80 78 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing OOD 26 44 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.85% 2.40% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.89% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 46
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1175 1523 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.51% 83.13% 80.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1180 1094
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 43 (71.67%) OO
2 39 (65.00%) C++
3 21 (35.00%) C
4 20 (33.33%) HTML
4 20 (33.33%) Oracle
5 19 (31.67%) Degree
6 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
6 17 (28.33%) Java
6 17 (28.33%) C#
6 17 (28.33%) .NET
6 17 (28.33%) Linux
7 16 (26.67%) Python
7 16 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
8 14 (23.33%) XSD
8 14 (23.33%) XSLT
8 14 (23.33%) HTML5
9 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
10 12 (20.00%) Apache
11 11 (18.33%) Apple iOS
11 11 (18.33%) Android
12 10 (16.67%) QA
12 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (16.67%) SQL
13 9 (15.00%) UNIX
13 9 (15.00%) Robotics
13 9 (15.00%) Mechatronics
13 9 (15.00%) SaaS
13 9 (15.00%) Data Structures

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (20.00%) Apache
2 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) SaaS
2 4 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) Wireless
2 1 (1.67%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) MySQL
3 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (3.33%) Android Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Developer
2 21 (35.00%) Software Engineer
3 15 (25.00%) Programmer
4 14 (23.33%) Graduate
4 14 (23.33%) AWS Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Design Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) C++ Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Software Design Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Python Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Software Architect
10 3 (5.00%) Architect
11 2 (3.33%) Applications Support
11 2 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
11 2 (3.33%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) HTML
2 17 (28.33%) .NET
3 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 14 (23.33%) XSD
3 14 (23.33%) XSLT
3 14 (23.33%) HTML5
4 6 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (6.67%) Qt
6 3 (5.00%) STL
6 3 (5.00%) Web Services
7 2 (3.33%) J2EE
7 2 (3.33%) iOS SDK
7 2 (3.33%) Guava
7 2 (3.33%) JAXB
7 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.33%) Spring
7 2 (3.33%) JNI
8 1 (1.67%) CGI
8 1 (1.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.00%) Robotics
2 9 (15.00%) Mechatronics
2 9 (15.00%) Data Structures
3 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.67%) Wiki
4 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.33%) Handset
5 2 (3.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) Android
2 11 (18.33%) Apple iOS
3 9 (15.00%) UNIX
4 6 (10.00%) Windows
5 3 (5.00%) Solaris
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) OO
2 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 5 (8.33%) SDLC
4 5 (8.33%) Scrum
4 5 (8.33%) Web Development
4 5 (8.33%) Numerical Analysis
5 4 (6.67%) Release Management
5 4 (6.67%) Product Management
5 4 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.00%) OOP
6 3 (5.00%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Android Development
8 1 (1.67%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) C++
2 21 (35.00%) C
3 17 (28.33%) C#
3 17 (28.33%) Java
4 16 (26.67%) Python
5 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.67%) SQL
7 7 (11.67%) PHP
8 5 (8.33%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.00%) Ruby
9 3 (5.00%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.00%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Autodesk
3 4 (6.67%) WorldPay
4 3 (5.00%) Sun
5 2 (3.33%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.33%) Symbian
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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