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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 89 58 94
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +36
Permanent jobs citing OOP 24 51 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.49% 3.55% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 4.29% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 19
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +50.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
1313 1190 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.71% 82.75% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 990 1062
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £55,000 £67,500
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 27 January 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 41 (70.69%) OO
2 40 (68.97%) Java
3 31 (53.45%) C#
4 28 (48.28%) SQL
5 24 (41.38%) HTML
6 22 (37.93%) CSS
7 20 (34.48%) C++
8 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
9 17 (29.31%) Degree
9 17 (29.31%) Computer Science
9 17 (29.31%) .NET
10 16 (27.59%) PHP
10 16 (27.59%) Scala
11 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
11 15 (25.86%) Web Services
11 15 (25.86%) Python
11 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
12 14 (24.14%) Telecoms
12 14 (24.14%) HTML5
12 14 (24.14%) REST
13 13 (22.41%) Mobile Payment
13 13 (22.41%) HTTP
13 13 (22.41%) J2EE
14 12 (20.69%) Windows
14 12 (20.69%) MVC
15 11 (18.97%) Mathematics
16 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
16 9 (15.52%) Scrum
16 9 (15.52%) jQuery

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (1.72%) IIS
1 1 (1.72%) Apache
1 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.72%) WordPress
1 1 (1.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) HTTP
2 6 (10.34%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.34%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Selenium
2 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (5.17%) NUnit
2 3 (5.17%) Subversion
2 3 (5.17%) JUnit
2 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.72%) WebObjects
4 1 (1.72%) Xcode
4 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.72%) FogBugz
General
1 14 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Legal
4 2 (3.45%) Military
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Developer
2 21 (36.21%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Software Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Web Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Tester
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Junior
8 3 (5.17%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.17%) QA Tester
8 3 (5.17%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (3.45%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Artist
9 2 (3.45%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.72%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) HTML
2 22 (37.93%) CSS
3 17 (29.31%) .NET
4 15 (25.86%) Web Services
5 14 (24.14%) HTML5
5 14 (24.14%) REST
6 13 (22.41%) J2EE
7 9 (15.52%) jQuery
8 7 (12.07%) RESTful
9 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
10 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
12 3 (5.17%) SOAP
12 3 (5.17%) LINQ
12 3 (5.17%) CSS3
12 3 (5.17%) XML
12 3 (5.17%) Spring
12 3 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
13 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.41%) Mobile Payment
3 11 (18.97%) Mathematics
4 9 (15.52%) Data Structures
5 7 (12.07%) Algorithms
6 6 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (10.34%) Cryptography
6 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.90%) Physics
8 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
8 3 (5.17%) iPhone
8 3 (5.17%) User Experience
9 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
9 2 (3.45%) PKI
9 2 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.72%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) UNIX
3 3 (5.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) OO
2 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.69%) MVC
5 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.52%) Scrum
6 8 (13.79%) TDD
7 7 (12.07%) Web Development
7 7 (12.07%) OOD
7 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.07%) Manual Testing
7 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.34%) Information Security
9 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.62%) Load Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
11 3 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (5.17%) Performance Testing
11 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 40 (68.97%) Java
2 31 (53.45%) C#
3 28 (48.28%) SQL
4 20 (34.48%) C++
5 16 (27.59%) PHP
5 16 (27.59%) Scala
6 15 (25.86%) Python
7 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.62%) Ruby
9 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.45%) VB
11 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.72%) Perl
11 1 (1.72%) PHP5
11 1 (1.72%) PHP4
11 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
2 6 (10.34%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) HP
3 2 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (1.72%) Symbian
4 1 (1.72%) Apple
4 1 (1.72%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) Zend
4 1 (1.72%) Sencha
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