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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 87 54 92
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +38
Permanent jobs citing OOP 25 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.47% 3.99% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 4.96% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 26
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,875 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
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
1467 1170 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.40% 80.47% 74.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 936 1280
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 20 November 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 49 (62.03%) OO
2 46 (58.23%) Java
3 41 (51.90%) C#
4 36 (45.57%) C++
5 35 (44.30%) Degree
6 32 (40.51%) Software Engineering
7 29 (36.71%) Computer Science
8 27 (34.18%) SQL
9 26 (32.91%) HTML
10 25 (31.65%) .NET
11 23 (29.11%) CSS
12 22 (27.85%) Windows
13 20 (25.32%) Finance
13 20 (25.32%) Mathematics
14 18 (22.78%) Python
14 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
14 18 (22.78%) Telecoms
14 18 (22.78%) HTML5
15 17 (21.52%) Web Services
16 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
17 15 (18.99%) Scala
17 15 (18.99%) jQuery
18 13 (16.46%) REST
18 13 (16.46%) PHP
18 13 (16.46%) HTTP
19 12 (15.19%) J2EE
19 12 (15.19%) Mobile Payment
20 11 (13.92%) MySQL
20 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 2 (2.53%) WordPress
2 1 (1.27%) IIS
2 1 (1.27%) Apache
2 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) 3ds Max
2 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) HTTP
2 10 (12.66%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) MySQL
3 10 (12.66%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.59%) Big Data
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.27%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.80%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.80%) JUnit
2 3 (3.80%) NUnit
2 3 (3.80%) Subversion
2 3 (3.80%) Selenium
2 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.27%) WebObjects
4 1 (1.27%) Xcode
4 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.27%) FogBugz
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 18 (22.78%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.86%) Electronics
3 7 (8.86%) Military
3 7 (8.86%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (67.09%) Developer
2 24 (30.38%) Java Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Web Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Graduate
8 6 (7.59%) Tester
8 6 (7.59%) C++ Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Test Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.06%) QA Tester
10 4 (5.06%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) HTML
2 25 (31.65%) .NET
3 23 (29.11%) CSS
4 18 (22.78%) HTML5
5 17 (21.52%) Web Services
6 15 (18.99%) jQuery
7 13 (16.46%) REST
8 12 (15.19%) J2EE
9 9 (11.39%) RESTful
10 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
10 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
11 6 (7.59%) DCOM
11 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (7.59%) CSS3
12 5 (6.33%) XML
12 5 (6.33%) LINQ
13 4 (5.06%) Natural Language Processing
13 4 (5.06%) Ajax
14 3 (3.80%) SOAP
14 3 (3.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.71%) Computer Science
2 20 (25.32%) Mathematics
3 12 (15.19%) Mobile Payment
4 10 (12.66%) Physics
5 9 (11.39%) Cryptography
5 9 (11.39%) Management Information System
5 9 (11.39%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (8.86%) PKI
7 6 (7.59%) Algorithms
8 5 (6.33%) Data Structures
9 4 (5.06%) User Experience
10 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
10 3 (3.80%) iPhone
10 3 (3.80%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (3.80%) N-Tier
11 2 (2.53%) Photography
11 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
11 2 (2.53%) Kindle
12 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (1.27%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Windows
2 11 (13.92%) UNIX
3 5 (6.33%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.03%) OO
2 32 (40.51%) Software Engineering
3 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.92%) MVC
4 11 (13.92%) E-Commerce
5 9 (11.39%) OOD
5 9 (11.39%) Scrum
5 9 (11.39%) Information Security
6 7 (8.86%) Test Scripting
6 7 (8.86%) Manual Testing
6 7 (8.86%) Test Automation
7 6 (7.59%) Multithreading
7 6 (7.59%) Web Development
7 6 (7.59%) TDD
8 5 (6.33%) Load Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.80%) Performance Testing
10 3 (3.80%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (3.80%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) Java
2 41 (51.90%) C#
3 36 (45.57%) C++
4 27 (34.18%) SQL
5 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
5 18 (22.78%) Python
6 15 (18.99%) Scala
7 13 (16.46%) PHP
8 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.80%) VB
9 3 (3.80%) Perl
10 2 (2.53%) C
10 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.53%) R
10 2 (2.53%) Ruby
10 2 (2.53%) VBA
11 1 (1.27%) PHP5
11 1 (1.27%) PHP4
11 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (44.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) ISO 9000
2 8 (10.13%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Adobe
3 3 (3.80%) HP
3 3 (3.80%) Zend
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) Symbian
4 1 (1.27%) Apple
4 1 (1.27%) Google
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