Period
to 20 October 2017

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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 26 23
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 334 190 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.26% 8.31% 9.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.34% 9.31% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 258 171 245
Cambridge median annual salary £45,951 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -3.33% +6.51%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £67,500 £56,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.23% - -

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 2503 2041 2556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 91.89% 89.24% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 1688 2208
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +7.23%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £28,675
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%

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

OO
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

OO
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for OO.

1 215 (64.37%) Software Engineering
2 195 (58.38%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (54.79%) Degree
4 165 (49.40%) Computer Science
5 159 (47.60%) C#
6 142 (42.51%) Java
7 133 (39.82%) C++
8 111 (33.23%) Mathematics
9 104 (31.14%) JavaScript
10 98 (29.34%) Test Automation
11 97 (29.04%) TDD
12 96 (28.74%) .NET
12 96 (28.74%) OOP
13 89 (26.65%) Python
14 85 (25.45%) Linux
14 85 (25.45%) AngularJS
15 78 (23.35%) MVC
15 78 (23.35%) Multithreading
16 76 (22.75%) Unit Testing
17 75 (22.46%) HTML
18 71 (21.26%) CSS
18 71 (21.26%) OOD
18 71 (21.26%) Microsoft
19 67 (20.06%) jQuery
19 67 (20.06%) Relational Database
20 64 (19.16%) Web Development
21 63 (18.86%) Scrum
21 63 (18.86%) ASP.NET
21 63 (18.86%) SQL
22 59 (17.66%) Web Services

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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 30 (8.98%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (3.29%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (1.80%) Apache
3 6 (1.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.80%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.30%) JBoss
6 1 (0.30%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 41 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (3.29%) SaaS
5 5 (1.50%) GitHub
6 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.30%) Google Play
6 1 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.09%) Internet
2 2 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.30%) HTTP
3 1 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (20.06%) Relational Database
2 39 (11.68%) NoSQL
3 33 (9.88%) MongoDB
4 31 (9.28%) SQL Server
5 27 (8.08%) MySQL
6 20 (5.99%) Big Data
7 15 (4.49%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (2.99%) HBase
9 4 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.90%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.90%) Redis
11 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.30%) DocumentDB
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (15.27%) Git (software)
2 42 (12.57%) NUnit
3 41 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (11.08%) TeamCity
5 29 (8.68%) Jenkins
6 26 (7.78%) Visual Studio
7 24 (7.19%) Mercurial
8 20 (5.99%) Moq
8 20 (5.99%) MSBuild
8 20 (5.99%) Subversion
9 13 (3.89%) ClearCase
10 10 (2.99%) Maven
11 3 (0.90%) JIRA
12 2 (0.60%) JMeter
12 2 (0.60%) JUnit
12 2 (0.60%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.60%) Selenium
12 2 (0.60%) webpack
13 1 (0.30%) Gradle
13 1 (0.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 56 (16.77%) Finance
2 17 (5.09%) Electronics
3 15 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (4.19%) Games
5 7 (2.10%) Marketing
6 4 (1.20%) Advertising
7 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 202 (60.48%) Developer
2 114 (34.13%) Software Engineer
3 70 (20.96%) Software Developer
4 60 (17.96%) C# Developer
5 56 (16.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 51 (15.27%) Senior Developer
7 49 (14.67%) .NET Developer
7 49 (14.67%) Graduate
8 43 (12.87%) Java Engineer
8 43 (12.87%) Java Software Engineer
9 38 (11.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 36 (10.78%) C# Software Developer
11 31 (9.28%) C# .NET Developer
11 31 (9.28%) Senior Software Developer
11 31 (9.28%) Web Developer
12 29 (8.68%) Graduate Developer
13 28 (8.38%) Full Stack Developer
14 27 (8.08%) ASP.NET Developer
15 26 (7.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 25 (7.49%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (28.74%) .NET
2 85 (25.45%) AngularJS
3 75 (22.46%) HTML
4 71 (21.26%) CSS
5 67 (20.06%) jQuery
6 63 (18.86%) ASP.NET
7 59 (17.66%) Web Services
8 55 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (15.27%) HTML5
9 51 (15.27%) Node.js
10 47 (14.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 46 (13.77%) CSS3
12 41 (12.28%) RESTful
13 36 (10.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 34 (10.18%) WCF
14 34 (10.18%) WPF
15 30 (8.98%) JSON
16 28 (8.38%) React
17 27 (8.08%) REST
18 26 (7.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 165 (49.40%) Computer Science
2 59 (17.66%) Algorithms
3 48 (14.37%) Data Structures
4 22 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (5.39%) Mobile App
6 15 (4.49%) Client/Server
7 12 (3.59%) User Experience
8 10 (2.99%) Internet of Things
9 9 (2.69%) Mobile Payment
9 9 (2.69%) Smartphone
10 8 (2.40%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.80%) Clustering
11 6 (1.80%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.50%) Reinsurance
13 3 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 3 (0.90%) Life Science
14 2 (0.60%) Biotechnology
14 2 (0.60%) Robotics
15 1 (0.30%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 85 (25.45%) Linux
2 43 (12.87%) Windows
3 39 (11.68%) Android
4 24 (7.19%) Debian
5 22 (6.59%) Unix
6 15 (4.49%) Apple iOS
7 11 (3.29%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.80%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (1.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (64.37%) Software Engineering
2 195 (58.38%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (33.23%) Mathematics
4 98 (29.34%) Test Automation
5 97 (29.04%) TDD
6 96 (28.74%) OOP
7 78 (23.35%) Multithreading
7 78 (23.35%) MVC
8 76 (22.75%) Unit Testing
9 71 (21.26%) OOD
10 64 (19.16%) Web Development
11 63 (18.86%) Scrum
12 54 (16.17%) SDLC
13 51 (15.27%) Physics
14 45 (13.47%) Mentoring
15 42 (12.57%) Release Management
16 41 (12.28%) Configuration Management
17 32 (9.58%) Performance Optimisation
18 30 (8.98%) Analytics
18 30 (8.98%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 159 (47.60%) C#
2 142 (42.51%) Java
3 133 (39.82%) C++
4 104 (31.14%) JavaScript
5 89 (26.65%) Python
6 63 (18.86%) SQL
7 29 (8.68%) C
8 22 (6.59%) Fortran
8 22 (6.59%) Ruby
9 15 (4.49%) F#
10 13 (3.89%) PHP
11 11 (3.29%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.80%) Perl
13 2 (0.60%) Haskell
14 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.30%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 183 (54.79%) Degree
2 58 (17.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (4.49%) PhD
4 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.08%) QA
System Software
1 25 (7.49%) Docker
2 3 (0.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (4.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 15 (4.49%) Kibana
1 15 (4.49%) WSUS
2 2 (0.60%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 71 (21.26%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.49%) Google
3 11 (3.29%) Terracotta
4 10 (2.99%) Samsung
5 8 (2.40%) Oracle
6 6 (1.80%) Sun
7 4 (1.20%) TOWER Software
8 3 (0.90%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.60%) SAP
10 1 (0.30%) IBM
10 1 (0.30%) Perforce