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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 76 58 93
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +35
Permanent jobs citing OOP 32 65 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.15% 3.62% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 4.57% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 32
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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
1204 1422 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.02% 79.26% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1216 1302
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 45 (76.27%) OO
2 43 (72.88%) Java
3 33 (55.93%) C#
4 28 (47.46%) HTML
4 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (44.07%) SQL
6 24 (40.68%) C++
6 24 (40.68%) CSS
7 23 (38.98%) Degree
8 18 (30.51%) Scrum
8 18 (30.51%) TDD
8 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
8 18 (30.51%) HTML5
9 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
10 15 (25.42%) QA
11 14 (23.73%) Manual Testing
11 14 (23.73%) .NET
11 14 (23.73%) PHP
11 14 (23.73%) Telecoms
11 14 (23.73%) REST
12 13 (22.03%) Mobile Payment
12 13 (22.03%) Test Automation
12 13 (22.03%) Scala
12 13 (22.03%) MVC
12 13 (22.03%) HTTP
12 13 (22.03%) J2EE
12 13 (22.03%) Test Scripting
13 11 (18.64%) Kanban
13 11 (18.64%) Selenium

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.69%) IIS
1 1 (1.69%) Apache
1 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.69%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) HTTP
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Selenium
1 11 (18.64%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.69%) eggPlant
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (23.73%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (62.71%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Automation Tester
4 10 (16.95%) Tester
5 9 (15.25%) Web Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Lead Tester
8 3 (5.08%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.08%) Programmer
8 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Junior
8 3 (5.08%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.08%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.39%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (47.46%) HTML
2 24 (40.68%) CSS
3 18 (30.51%) HTML5
4 14 (23.73%) REST
4 14 (23.73%) .NET
5 13 (22.03%) J2EE
6 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
7 8 (13.56%) Web Services
7 8 (13.56%) jQuery
8 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (10.17%) LINQ
9 5 (8.47%) XML
10 4 (6.78%) Spring
10 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
10 4 (6.78%) RESTful
11 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
11 3 (5.08%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.08%) LINQ to SQL
12 2 (3.39%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (18.64%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.56%) Data Structures
3 8 (13.56%) Algorithms
4 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.47%) User Experience
6 3 (5.08%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.08%) Physics
6 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.08%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.69%) W3C
7 1 (1.69%) Ergonomics
7 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) UNIX
3 1 (1.69%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) OO
2 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.51%) TDD
3 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
3 18 (30.51%) Scrum
4 14 (23.73%) Manual Testing
5 13 (22.03%) Test Scripting
5 13 (22.03%) Test Automation
5 13 (22.03%) MVC
6 11 (18.64%) Kanban
7 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.17%) Web Development
9 5 (8.47%) OOD
10 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.08%) Load Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Data Protection
11 3 (5.08%) Data Cleansing
11 3 (5.08%) Data Mapping
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 43 (72.88%) Java
2 33 (55.93%) C#
3 26 (44.07%) SQL
4 24 (40.68%) C++
5 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
6 14 (23.73%) PHP
7 13 (22.03%) Scala
8 10 (16.95%) Python
9 6 (10.17%) Ruby
10 3 (5.08%) VB
11 2 (3.39%) F#
12 1 (1.69%) C
12 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.69%) PHP5
12 1 (1.69%) PHP4
12 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.69%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.69%) XAML
12 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.42%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) VMware
2 1 (1.69%) Google
2 1 (1.69%) Zend
2 1 (1.69%) Sencha
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, car
Posted: 10 days ago