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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 76 56 93
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +37
Permanent jobs citing OOP 35 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.35% 3.71% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 4.48% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £27,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
1214 1250 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.53% 82.78% 73.54%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1080 1096
Average salary £43,900 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.39% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £55,000 £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 5 March 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 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 41 (73.21%) Java
1 41 (73.21%) OO
2 26 (46.43%) C#
3 22 (39.29%) C++
3 22 (39.29%) HTML
3 22 (39.29%) CSS
4 21 (37.50%) SQL
4 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (32.14%) Software Engineering
6 17 (30.36%) Degree
7 15 (26.79%) Computer Science
7 15 (26.79%) HTML5
8 14 (25.00%) PHP
8 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
9 13 (23.21%) Web Services
9 13 (23.21%) Python
9 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
9 13 (23.21%) REST
10 12 (21.43%) Mobile Payment
10 12 (21.43%) Scala
10 12 (21.43%) HTTP
10 12 (21.43%) J2EE
10 12 (21.43%) TDD
11 11 (19.64%) Scrum
11 11 (19.64%) QA
11 11 (19.64%) .NET
11 11 (19.64%) Data Structures
12 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
12 10 (17.86%) MVC

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (1.79%) Node.js
1 1 (1.79%) IIS
1 1 (1.79%) Apache
1 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) HTTP
2 5 (8.93%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Big Data
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Selenium
1 6 (10.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) Subversion
3 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.79%) eggPlant
4 1 (1.79%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.79%) WebObjects
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 13 (23.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Legal
3 2 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (69.64%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Web Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Automation Tester
7 5 (8.93%) Tester
8 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Junior
9 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) HTML
1 22 (39.29%) CSS
2 15 (26.79%) HTML5
3 13 (23.21%) Web Services
3 13 (23.21%) REST
4 12 (21.43%) J2EE
5 11 (19.64%) .NET
6 8 (14.29%) RESTful
6 8 (14.29%) jQuery
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.93%) Spring
8 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.36%) XML
9 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.57%) LINQ
10 2 (3.57%) SOAP
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Computer Science
2 12 (21.43%) Mobile Payment
3 11 (19.64%) Data Structures
4 9 (16.07%) Algorithms
5 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 5 (8.93%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
6 5 (8.93%) Cryptography
7 4 (7.14%) User Experience
8 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
9 2 (3.57%) Physics
10 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.79%) W3C
10 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.79%) Ergonomics
10 1 (1.79%) PKI
10 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) UNIX
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.79%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) OO
2 21 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 12 (21.43%) TDD
5 11 (19.64%) Scrum
6 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 10 (17.86%) MVC
7 9 (16.07%) Manual Testing
8 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 8 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 8 (14.29%) Web Development
9 6 (10.71%) OOD
9 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.71%) Kanban
10 5 (8.93%) Information Security
11 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
12 3 (5.36%) Load Testing
12 3 (5.36%) CRM
13 2 (3.57%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) Java
2 26 (46.43%) C#
3 22 (39.29%) C++
4 21 (37.50%) SQL
5 14 (25.00%) PHP
6 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
6 13 (23.21%) Python
7 12 (21.43%) Scala
8 5 (8.93%) Ruby
9 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.79%) VB
10 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.79%) Perl
10 1 (1.79%) C
10 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.79%) PHP5
10 1 (1.79%) PHP4
10 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) QA
2 5 (8.93%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Sencha
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) Apple
3 1 (1.79%) Symbian
3 1 (1.79%) Zend
3 1 (1.79%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) VMware
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