The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 82 53 98
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +45
Permanent jobs citing OOP 27 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.56% 3.93% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 4.87% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 21
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +63.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
OOP
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
1452 1192 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.98% 80.81% 73.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 947 1132
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

OOP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Cambridge region.

OOP Salary Trend in Cambridge

OOP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 45 (68.18%) Java
1 45 (68.18%) OO
2 30 (45.45%) C#
3 26 (39.39%) C++
3 26 (39.39%) SQL
4 24 (36.36%) Degree
5 23 (34.85%) Software Engineering
6 22 (33.33%) HTML
6 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 20 (30.30%) Telecoms
7 20 (30.30%) Scala
8 19 (28.79%) CSS
9 18 (27.27%) .NET
10 17 (25.76%) J2EE
10 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
10 17 (25.76%) HTTP
10 17 (25.76%) REST
10 17 (25.76%) Mobile Payment
11 16 (24.24%) Windows
11 16 (24.24%) HTML5
12 15 (22.73%) Web Services
12 15 (22.73%) Python
13 14 (21.21%) Mathematics
14 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
14 13 (19.70%) Finance
15 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (16.67%) PHP
17 10 (15.15%) jQuery
18 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
18 9 (13.64%) NoSQL

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.52%) Apache
1 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) HTTP
2 7 (10.61%) Internet
3 3 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.12%) MySQL
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.55%) Big Data
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Text Mining
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JUnit
1 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (4.55%) NUnit
1 3 (4.55%) Selenium
1 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
2 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.52%) WebObjects
3 1 (1.52%) Xcode
3 1 (1.52%) FogBugz
General
1 20 (30.30%) Telecoms
2 13 (19.70%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.55%) Legal
4 3 (4.55%) Military
4 3 (4.55%) Electronics
5 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 27 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 14 (21.21%) Software Engineer
4 12 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Tester
8 5 (7.58%) Junior
8 5 (7.58%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Junior Java Developer
9 4 (6.06%) QA Tester
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Artist
10 3 (4.55%) Graduate
10 3 (4.55%) C++ Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Software Tester
11 2 (3.03%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.33%) HTML
2 19 (28.79%) CSS
3 18 (27.27%) .NET
4 17 (25.76%) J2EE
4 17 (25.76%) REST
5 16 (24.24%) HTML5
6 15 (22.73%) Web Services
7 10 (15.15%) jQuery
8 8 (12.12%) RESTful
9 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
10 4 (6.06%) XML
10 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
11 3 (4.55%) WCF
11 3 (4.55%) SOAP
11 3 (4.55%) LINQ
11 3 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (4.55%) LINQ to SQL
11 3 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
11 3 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 17 (25.76%) Mobile Payment
3 14 (21.21%) Mathematics
4 7 (10.61%) Cryptography
4 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.61%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (9.09%) Data Structures
5 6 (9.09%) Physics
6 4 (6.06%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.55%) User Experience
7 3 (4.55%) iPhone
7 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
7 3 (4.55%) PKI
7 3 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (4.55%) N-Tier
8 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.52%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) UNIX
3 4 (6.06%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.52%) Android
4 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) OO
2 23 (34.85%) Software Engineering
3 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.12%) MVC
6 7 (10.61%) Information Security
6 7 (10.61%) Load Testing
7 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 6 (9.09%) Web Development
7 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 6 (9.09%) Scrum
7 6 (9.09%) TDD
7 6 (9.09%) OOD
8 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
10 3 (4.55%) Test Strategy
10 3 (4.55%) Black-Box Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 45 (68.18%) Java
2 30 (45.45%) C#
3 26 (39.39%) C++
3 26 (39.39%) SQL
4 20 (30.30%) Scala
5 15 (22.73%) Python
6 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
7 11 (16.67%) PHP
8 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.55%) VB
9 2 (3.03%) Perl
9 2 (3.03%) Ruby
10 1 (1.52%) PHP5
10 1 (1.52%) PHP4
10 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) ISO 9000
1 7 (10.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Adobe
2 3 (4.55%) HP
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Symbian
4 1 (1.52%) Apple
4 1 (1.52%) Google
4 1 (1.52%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago