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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 89 55 97
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +42
Permanent jobs citing OOP 23 59 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.37% 3.98% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 4.94% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 24
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
1442 1194 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.73% 80.46% 74.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 951 1284
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 26 November 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 47 (61.04%) OO
2 46 (59.74%) Java
3 40 (51.95%) C#
4 35 (45.45%) C++
5 34 (44.16%) Degree
6 31 (40.26%) Software Engineering
7 28 (36.36%) Computer Science
8 27 (35.06%) SQL
9 25 (32.47%) HTML
10 24 (31.17%) .NET
11 22 (28.57%) CSS
12 21 (27.27%) Windows
13 20 (25.97%) Finance
14 19 (24.68%) Mathematics
15 18 (23.38%) Telecoms
15 18 (23.38%) Python
16 17 (22.08%) Web Services
16 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
16 17 (22.08%) HTML5
17 15 (19.48%) Scala
17 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
17 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (18.18%) jQuery
19 13 (16.88%) REST
19 13 (16.88%) HTTP
20 12 (15.58%) J2EE
20 12 (15.58%) PHP
20 12 (15.58%) Mobile Payment
21 11 (14.29%) MySQL
21 11 (14.29%) Microsoft

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2 (2.60%) WordPress
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) 3ds Max
2 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) HTTP
2 9 (11.69%) Internet
3 3 (3.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) MySQL
3 10 (12.99%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.79%) Big Data
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.90%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (3.90%) NUnit
2 3 (3.90%) Subversion
2 3 (3.90%) Selenium
2 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.90%) JUnit
3 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) WebObjects
4 1 (1.30%) Xcode
4 1 (1.30%) FogBugz
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
2 18 (23.38%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.09%) Banking
4 6 (7.79%) Electronics
4 6 (7.79%) Military
5 3 (3.90%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 2 (2.60%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (67.53%) Developer
2 24 (31.17%) Java Developer
3 18 (23.38%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 7 (9.09%) Graduate
8 6 (7.79%) Tester
8 6 (7.79%) C++ Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Test Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.19%) QA Tester
11 3 (3.90%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) HTML
2 24 (31.17%) .NET
3 22 (28.57%) CSS
4 17 (22.08%) Web Services
4 17 (22.08%) HTML5
5 14 (18.18%) jQuery
6 13 (16.88%) REST
7 12 (15.58%) J2EE
8 9 (11.69%) RESTful
9 8 (10.39%) .NET Framework
9 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET
10 6 (7.79%) DCOM
10 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (7.79%) CSS3
11 5 (6.49%) XML
11 5 (6.49%) LINQ
12 4 (5.19%) Natural Language Processing
13 3 (3.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (3.90%) LINQ to SQL
13 3 (3.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 19 (24.68%) Mathematics
3 12 (15.58%) Mobile Payment
4 10 (12.99%) Physics
5 8 (10.39%) Cryptography
5 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
5 8 (10.39%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (7.79%) PKI
6 6 (7.79%) Algorithms
7 5 (6.49%) Data Structures
8 4 (5.19%) User Experience
9 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
9 3 (3.90%) iPhone
9 3 (3.90%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (3.90%) N-Tier
10 2 (2.60%) Photography
10 2 (2.60%) Visualisation
10 2 (2.60%) Kindle
11 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.30%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Windows
2 10 (12.99%) UNIX
3 5 (6.49%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.30%) Android
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.04%) OO
2 31 (40.26%) Software Engineering
3 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.29%) MVC
5 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.69%) OOD
6 9 (11.69%) Scrum
7 8 (10.39%) Information Security
8 7 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 7 (9.09%) Manual Testing
8 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
9 6 (7.79%) TDD
10 5 (6.49%) Load Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Web Development
11 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (3.90%) Performance Testing
12 3 (3.90%) Domain-Driven Design
12 3 (3.90%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 46 (59.74%) Java
2 40 (51.95%) C#
3 35 (45.45%) C++
4 27 (35.06%) SQL
5 18 (23.38%) Python
6 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
7 15 (19.48%) Scala
8 12 (15.58%) PHP
9 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.90%) VB
10 3 (3.90%) Perl
11 2 (2.60%) C
11 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.60%) R
11 2 (2.60%) Ruby
11 2 (2.60%) VBA
12 1 (1.30%) PHP5
12 1 (1.30%) PHP4
12 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (44.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) ISO 9000
1 8 (10.39%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) Adobe
3 3 (3.90%) HP
4 2 (2.60%) Zend
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle
5 1 (1.30%) Symbian
5 1 (1.30%) Apple
5 1 (1.30%) Google
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