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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 71 59 94
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +35
Permanent jobs citing OOP 34 61 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.33% 3.56% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 4.40% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 49 24
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
1171 1387 1473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.15% 81.02% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1202 1240
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 44 (72.13%) OO
2 43 (70.49%) Java
3 31 (50.82%) C#
4 26 (42.62%) HTML
5 25 (40.98%) C++
5 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (39.34%) SQL
6 24 (39.34%) CSS
7 22 (36.07%) Degree
8 21 (34.43%) Software Engineering
9 18 (29.51%) HTML5
10 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
10 16 (26.23%) TDD
11 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
11 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
12 14 (22.95%) PHP
12 14 (22.95%) .NET
12 14 (22.95%) Telecoms
12 14 (22.95%) Scrum
12 14 (22.95%) QA
12 14 (22.95%) REST
13 13 (21.31%) Mobile Payment
13 13 (21.31%) Scala
13 13 (21.31%) HTTP
13 13 (21.31%) J2EE
14 12 (19.67%) MVC
14 12 (19.67%) Manual Testing
15 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
15 11 (18.03%) Data Structures
15 11 (18.03%) Web Services

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.64%) IIS
1 1 (1.64%) Apache
1 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) HTTP
2 5 (8.20%) Internet
3 3 (4.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Selenium
1 9 (14.75%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.92%) Subversion
4 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.64%) WebObjects
5 1 (1.64%) Xcode
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.64%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.64%) eggPlant
General
1 14 (22.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Military
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Developer
2 23 (37.70%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Web Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Software Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Tester
5 8 (13.11%) Automation Tester
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Lead Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.92%) Programmer
8 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Junior
9 2 (3.28%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (42.62%) HTML
2 24 (39.34%) CSS
3 18 (29.51%) HTML5
4 14 (22.95%) REST
4 14 (22.95%) .NET
5 13 (21.31%) J2EE
6 11 (18.03%) Web Services
7 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.48%) RESTful
8 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (9.84%) jQuery
9 5 (8.20%) XML
9 5 (8.20%) Spring
10 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
10 4 (6.56%) LINQ
11 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
11 3 (4.92%) LINQ to SQL
11 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
12 2 (3.28%) CSS3
12 2 (3.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
2 13 (21.31%) Mobile Payment
3 11 (18.03%) Data Structures
4 9 (14.75%) Algorithms
5 8 (13.11%) Mathematics
6 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
6 5 (8.20%) Cryptography
6 5 (8.20%) User Experience
6 5 (8.20%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.92%) Physics
8 1 (1.64%) Ergonomics
8 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.64%) PKI
8 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) UNIX
3 3 (4.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.64%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (72.13%) OO
2 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (34.43%) Software Engineering
4 16 (26.23%) TDD
5 14 (22.95%) Scrum
6 12 (19.67%) MVC
6 12 (19.67%) Manual Testing
7 11 (18.03%) Test Scripting
7 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
8 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
9 9 (14.75%) Web Development
9 9 (14.75%) Kanban
10 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.20%) OOD
10 5 (8.20%) Information Security
11 4 (6.56%) Data Protection
11 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.92%) Data Cleansing
12 3 (4.92%) Data Mapping
12 3 (4.92%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (70.49%) Java
2 31 (50.82%) C#
3 25 (40.98%) C++
4 24 (39.34%) SQL
5 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
6 14 (22.95%) PHP
7 13 (21.31%) Scala
8 11 (18.03%) Python
9 6 (9.84%) Ruby
10 3 (4.92%) VB
11 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.64%) PHP5
11 1 (1.64%) PHP4
11 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.64%) XAML
11 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.95%) QA
2 5 (8.20%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) Symbian
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.64%) Apple
2 1 (1.64%) VMware
2 1 (1.64%) Google
2 1 (1.64%) Zend
2 1 (1.64%) Sencha
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k+ superb benefits
Posted: 26 days ago