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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 77 67 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 43 44 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.45% 2.81% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 3.54% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 44
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,000 £45,000
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
1445 1242 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.20% 79.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1087 1319
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 67 (69.07%) OO
2 57 (58.76%) C#
3 55 (56.70%) Java
4 39 (40.21%) HTML
4 39 (40.21%) Software Engineering
4 39 (40.21%) Degree
5 38 (39.18%) C++
6 37 (38.14%) .NET
7 34 (35.05%) SQL
7 34 (35.05%) CSS
8 31 (31.96%) Computer Science
9 28 (28.87%) PHP
10 27 (27.84%) JavaScript
11 25 (25.77%) Windows
11 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (25.77%) Mathematics
12 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
13 21 (21.65%) Finance
14 19 (19.59%) Scrum
14 19 (19.59%) Python
15 18 (18.56%) Microsoft
15 18 (18.56%) jQuery
15 18 (18.56%) HTML5
16 17 (17.53%) Telecoms
17 16 (16.49%) MVC
17 16 (16.49%) MySQL
17 16 (16.49%) .NET Framework
18 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
18 15 (15.46%) E-Commerce
18 15 (15.46%) Ajax

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (5.15%) WordPress
2 4 (4.12%) Apache
3 2 (2.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.03%) MediaWiki
4 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.09%) 3ds Max
3 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) CubeCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
1 1 (1.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.37%) HTTP
2 8 (8.25%) Internet
3 3 (3.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.49%) MySQL
3 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.19%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.15%) Big Data
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.06%) Text Mining
9 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.28%) Subversion
2 9 (9.28%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.25%) Selenium
4 7 (7.22%) JIRA
5 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.15%) WebDriver
6 4 (4.12%) JUnit
7 3 (3.09%) NUnit
7 3 (3.09%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (2.06%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.03%) GCC
9 1 (1.03%) SCons
9 1 (1.03%) GoogleTest
9 1 (1.03%) YouTrack
9 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (21.65%) Finance
2 17 (17.53%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Electronics
3 6 (6.19%) Military
3 6 (6.19%) Banking
4 5 (5.15%) Retail
5 3 (3.09%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
7 1 (1.03%) Games
7 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (71.13%) Developer
2 24 (24.74%) Software Engineer
3 18 (18.56%) Java Developer
4 16 (16.49%) Software Developer
5 12 (12.37%) Web Developer
6 11 (11.34%) .NET Developer
6 11 (11.34%) C# Developer
7 10 (10.31%) PHP Developer
7 10 (10.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (9.28%) Graduate
9 8 (8.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (7.22%) Tester
10 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) C++ Developer
11 6 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (5.15%) Programmer
12 5 (5.15%) PHP Web Developer
12 5 (5.15%) PHP Programmer
12 5 (5.15%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.21%) HTML
2 37 (38.14%) .NET
3 34 (35.05%) CSS
4 18 (18.56%) jQuery
4 18 (18.56%) HTML5
5 16 (16.49%) .NET Framework
6 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET
6 15 (15.46%) Ajax
7 14 (14.43%) Web Services
8 12 (12.37%) REST
9 11 (11.34%) J2EE
10 8 (8.25%) ADO.NET
10 8 (8.25%) SOAP
10 8 (8.25%) XML
10 8 (8.25%) XHTML
10 8 (8.25%) Symfony
11 7 (7.22%) LINQ
11 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.19%) DCOM
13 5 (5.15%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.96%) Computer Science
2 25 (25.77%) Mathematics
3 12 (12.37%) Physics
4 11 (11.34%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (7.22%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.19%) Cryptography
6 6 (6.19%) PKI
6 6 (6.19%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (5.15%) User Experience
8 3 (3.09%) Visualisation
8 3 (3.09%) iPhone
8 3 (3.09%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (3.09%) N-Tier
9 2 (2.06%) W3C
9 2 (2.06%) Grid Computing
9 2 (2.06%) Photography
9 2 (2.06%) Kindle
9 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.03%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.77%) Windows
2 14 (14.43%) Linux
3 9 (9.28%) UNIX
4 6 (6.19%) Android
4 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.03%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (69.07%) OO
2 39 (40.21%) Software Engineering
3 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.59%) Scrum
5 16 (16.49%) MVC
6 15 (15.46%) E-Commerce
7 14 (14.43%) Web Development
8 11 (11.34%) Test Scripting
8 11 (11.34%) Test Automation
9 9 (9.28%) OOD
10 8 (8.25%) TDD
11 6 (6.19%) Information Security
11 6 (6.19%) Multithreading
11 6 (6.19%) Manual Testing
11 6 (6.19%) Time Management
12 5 (5.15%) Load Testing
13 4 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (4.12%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (4.12%) SOA
13 4 (4.12%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (58.76%) C#
2 55 (56.70%) Java
3 38 (39.18%) C++
4 34 (35.05%) SQL
5 28 (28.87%) PHP
6 27 (27.84%) JavaScript
7 19 (19.59%) Python
8 14 (14.43%) Scala
9 8 (8.25%) VBA
10 7 (7.22%) VB.NET
11 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
12 4 (4.12%) C
12 4 (4.12%) Perl
12 4 (4.12%) Ruby
13 3 (3.09%) PHP5
13 3 (3.09%) VB
14 2 (2.06%) R
14 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
15 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
15 1 (1.03%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 39 (40.21%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) Postgraduate
2 2 (2.06%) PhD
3 1 (1.03%) ISEB
3 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) QA
2 8 (8.25%) ISO 9001
3 6 (6.19%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) Adobe
3 7 (7.22%) Zend
4 3 (3.09%) HP
5 1 (1.03%) Google
5 1 (1.03%) Symbian
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