The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 58 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -23
Permanent jobs citing OOP 65 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.56% 1.92% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 2.58% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 55 32 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1438 1514 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.75% 74.73% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1288 1245
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
OOP
Cambridgeshire

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 16 April 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 102 (87.18%) OO
2 66 (56.41%) Java
3 52 (44.44%) Degree
4 46 (39.32%) C#
5 44 (37.61%) CSS
6 43 (36.75%) SQL
7 40 (34.19%) HTML
7 40 (34.19%) Windows
8 38 (32.48%) PHP
9 37 (31.62%) .NET
9 37 (31.62%) Computer Science
10 36 (30.77%) Software Engineering
10 36 (30.77%) JavaScript
11 29 (24.79%) Oracle
11 29 (24.79%) UNIX
12 25 (21.37%) Web Development
13 24 (20.51%) Mathematics
13 24 (20.51%) Relational Database
14 23 (19.66%) Ajax
14 23 (19.66%) C++
15 22 (18.80%) Linux
16 21 (17.95%) MySQL
16 21 (17.95%) Telecoms
17 20 (17.09%) GIS
17 20 (17.09%) Asset Management
17 20 (17.09%) Data Modelling
17 20 (17.09%) Six Sigma
18 19 (16.24%) XML
18 19 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (16.24%) Android

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (9.40%) Apache
2 6 (5.13%) CMS
3 4 (3.42%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.56%) WordPress
5 2 (1.71%) MediaWiki
5 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Aligne
1 5 (4.27%) ZaiNet
2 2 (1.71%) CubeCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) Internet
2 2 (1.71%) X.509
2 2 (1.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.51%) Relational Database
2 21 (17.95%) MySQL
3 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.71%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.71%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (15.38%) Subversion
2 17 (14.53%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.26%) Visual Studio
4 11 (9.40%) JIRA
5 4 (3.42%) Selenium
5 4 (3.42%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.42%) Toad
5 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.56%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.71%) Maven
7 2 (1.71%) SCons
7 2 (1.71%) GoogleTest
7 2 (1.71%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.71%) GCC
7 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.71%) JUnit
7 2 (1.71%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.71%) NUnit
8 1 (0.85%) YouTrack
General
1 21 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 14 (11.97%) Finance
3 4 (3.42%) Electronics
3 4 (3.42%) Games
3 4 (3.42%) Military
4 3 (2.56%) Retail
5 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.71%) Automotive
5 2 (1.71%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (82.05%) Developer
2 20 (17.09%) Consultant
3 19 (16.24%) Software Engineer
4 18 (15.38%) PHP Developer
5 16 (13.68%) Senior Developer
5 16 (13.68%) Software Developer
6 15 (12.82%) Web Developer
6 15 (12.82%) .NET Developer
6 15 (12.82%) C# Developer
7 14 (11.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (10.26%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (7.69%) Lead Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Java Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) Software Team Leader
10 8 (6.84%) Principal Consultant
10 8 (6.84%) Team Leader
10 8 (6.84%) Java Team Leader
11 7 (5.98%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (37.61%) CSS
2 40 (34.19%) HTML
3 37 (31.62%) .NET
4 23 (19.66%) Ajax
5 19 (16.24%) XML
6 16 (13.68%) HTML5
7 15 (12.82%) jQuery
8 14 (11.97%) XHTML
9 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET
10 11 (9.40%) SOAP
11 10 (8.55%) .NET Framework
12 8 (6.84%) JSON
12 8 (6.84%) LAMP
12 8 (6.84%) Web Services
12 8 (6.84%) ADO.NET
13 7 (5.98%) J2EE
14 6 (5.13%) Symfony
14 6 (5.13%) REST
15 5 (4.27%) Smarty
16 4 (3.42%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.62%) Computer Science
2 24 (20.51%) Mathematics
3 20 (17.09%) GIS
4 6 (5.13%) Xbox
4 6 (5.13%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (3.42%) Physics
5 4 (3.42%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (3.42%) PKI
5 4 (3.42%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.42%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.42%) CESG
6 3 (2.56%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.71%) Semantic Web
7 2 (1.71%) Social Media
7 2 (1.71%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) W3C
8 1 (0.85%) Open Source
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (34.19%) Windows
2 29 (24.79%) UNIX
3 22 (18.80%) Linux
4 19 (16.24%) Android
5 15 (12.82%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.85%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (87.18%) OO
2 36 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 25 (21.37%) Web Development
4 20 (17.09%) Asset Management
4 20 (17.09%) Data Modelling
4 20 (17.09%) Six Sigma
5 19 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (15.38%) MVC
7 15 (12.82%) E-Commerce
8 14 (11.97%) UML
9 13 (11.11%) Scrum
9 13 (11.11%) TDD
9 13 (11.11%) Android Development
10 12 (10.26%) Business Analysis
11 11 (9.40%) Time Management
12 10 (8.55%) Regression Testing
13 9 (7.69%) iOS Development
14 8 (6.84%) OO PHP
15 6 (5.13%) Test Automation
15 6 (5.13%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 66 (56.41%) Java
2 46 (39.32%) C#
3 43 (36.75%) SQL
4 38 (32.48%) PHP
5 36 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 23 (19.66%) C++
7 8 (6.84%) PHP5
7 8 (6.84%) Python
7 8 (6.84%) VB.NET
7 8 (6.84%) VBA
8 6 (5.13%) Ruby
9 5 (4.27%) C
10 4 (3.42%) Lua
10 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.56%) Perl
12 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.85%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 52 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) ISO 9001
2 7 (5.98%) QA
3 4 (3.42%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 29 (24.79%) Oracle
2 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.69%) Zend
4 8 (6.84%) Adobe
5 5 (4.27%) SunGard
6 4 (3.42%) BEA
7 2 (1.71%) Google
8 1 (0.85%) Symbian
8 1 (0.85%) CA
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