Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 27 28
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing OO 172 295 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.17% 11.22% 8.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.63% 12.20% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 150 229 171
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £46,902 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.61% +4.23% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,253 2,419 2,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.95% 92.01% 90.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,618 1,872 1,737
Cambridge median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,338 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.16%

OO
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Cambridge

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Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO in Cambridge.

Salary trend for OO in Cambridge

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Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Cambridge over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for OO.

1 100 (58.14%) Software Engineering
2 89 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (37.21%) Python
4 63 (36.63%) C#
5 61 (35.47%) C++
5 61 (35.47%) JavaScript
5 61 (35.47%) Mathematics
6 56 (32.56%) SQL
7 52 (30.23%) Degree
8 51 (29.65%) RESTful
9 47 (27.33%) Java
10 44 (25.58%) Git (software)
11 43 (25.00%) .NET
12 41 (23.84%) Test Automation
13 37 (21.51%) Computer Science
14 36 (20.93%) Linux
15 35 (20.35%) Microsoft
16 34 (19.77%) Web Services
17 33 (19.19%) Algorithms
18 32 (18.60%) Mentoring
18 32 (18.60%) ASP.NET
19 31 (18.02%) SQL Server
19 31 (18.02%) Scrum
19 31 (18.02%) WPF
19 31 (18.02%) AngularJS
20 30 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
20 30 (17.44%) Unit Testing
20 30 (17.44%) User Experience
21 29 (16.86%) MVC
22 27 (15.70%) CSS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.47%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.33%) Drupal
3 1 (0.58%) Apache
3 1 (0.58%) Kentico
3 1 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.40%) GitHub
3 10 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.74%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) Broadband
2 1 (0.58%) HTTP
2 1 (0.58%) SMS
2 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.02%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.47%) MongoDB
3 15 (8.72%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.40%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (5.81%) MySQL
6 7 (4.07%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.33%) Big Data
8 4 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.16%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 44 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.63%) Visual Studio
3 18 (10.47%) TeamCity
4 17 (9.88%) Jenkins
5 16 (9.30%) Mercurial
5 16 (9.30%) NUnit
6 6 (3.49%) JIRA
6 6 (3.49%) NCrunch
6 6 (3.49%) ReSharper
7 5 (2.91%) Subversion
8 3 (1.74%) Maven
8 3 (1.74%) Pylint
8 3 (1.74%) Selenium
8 3 (1.74%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.58%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.58%) Ant
10 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.58%) TestNG
10 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (9.30%) Finance
2 8 (4.65%) Marketing
3 4 (2.33%) Games
3 4 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.16%) Advertising
4 2 (1.16%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 106 (61.63%) Developer
2 48 (27.91%) Software Developer
3 42 (24.42%) Software Engineer
4 31 (18.02%) Graduate
5 26 (15.12%) .NET Developer
6 20 (11.63%) C# Developer
6 20 (11.63%) C++ Software Engineer
6 20 (11.63%) Python Developer
7 18 (10.47%) Graduate Developer
8 15 (8.72%) C# Software Developer
8 15 (8.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 14 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
10 12 (6.98%) C++ Developer
10 12 (6.98%) C++ Software Developer
10 12 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (6.98%) Test Engineer
11 11 (6.40%) Java Developer
11 11 (6.40%) Java Engineer
11 11 (6.40%) Messaging Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (29.65%) RESTful
2 43 (25.00%) .NET
3 34 (19.77%) Web Services
4 32 (18.60%) ASP.NET
5 31 (18.02%) AngularJS
5 31 (18.02%) WPF
6 27 (15.70%) CSS
7 26 (15.12%) HTML
8 25 (14.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (12.79%) HTML5
10 21 (12.21%) CSS3
11 20 (11.63%) WCF
12 18 (10.47%) Node.js
13 17 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (8.72%) WinForms
15 14 (8.14%) Velocity
16 13 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 11 (6.40%) KnockoutJS
18 11 (6.40%) React
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.51%) Computer Science
2 33 (19.19%) Algorithms
3 30 (17.44%) User Experience
4 15 (8.72%) Life Science
5 11 (6.40%) Mobile App
6 9 (5.23%) Data Structures
6 9 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (5.23%) NHS
7 5 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.91%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.33%) Reinsurance
8 4 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.16%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.16%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.93%) Linux
2 10 (5.81%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.65%) Android
3 8 (4.65%) Windows
4 4 (2.33%) Unix
5 2 (1.16%) CentOS
5 2 (1.16%) Debian
5 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (58.14%) Software Engineering
2 89 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (35.47%) Mathematics
4 41 (23.84%) Test Automation
5 32 (18.60%) Mentoring
6 31 (18.02%) Scrum
7 30 (17.44%) Unit Testing
8 29 (16.86%) MVC
9 27 (15.70%) Artificial Intelligence
9 27 (15.70%) TDD
10 25 (14.53%) OOP
11 24 (13.95%) Analytics
11 24 (13.95%) SDLC
12 23 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (12.79%) Physics
14 17 (9.88%) Collaborative Working
15 16 (9.30%) Financial Modelling
15 16 (9.30%) Machine Learning
15 16 (9.30%) Statistics
15 16 (9.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 64 (37.21%) Python
2 63 (36.63%) C#
3 61 (35.47%) C++
3 61 (35.47%) JavaScript
4 56 (32.56%) SQL
5 47 (27.33%) Java
6 19 (11.05%) PHP
6 19 (11.05%) Ruby
7 13 (7.56%) C
8 11 (6.40%) F#
9 10 (5.81%) TypeScript
10 9 (5.23%) Apple Swift
10 9 (5.23%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.91%) Java 8
12 4 (2.33%) Perl
13 2 (1.16%) VBScript
14 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.58%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 52 (30.23%) Degree
2 20 (11.63%) PhD
3 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (5.23%) Docker
2 3 (1.74%) Firmware
3 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (8.14%) Ansible
2 11 (6.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 11 (6.40%) Kibana
2 11 (6.40%) WSUS
3 2 (1.16%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.16%) Puppet
4 1 (0.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.81%) Google
3 9 (5.23%) Mapbox
4 3 (1.74%) Oracle
4 3 (1.74%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.16%) Adobe