Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2 -9
Permanent jobs citing OO 399 149 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.70% 6.72% 6.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.54% 7.46% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 327 156 174
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £55,525
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,951 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.11% +8.43% -2.35%

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 2,946 1,997 2,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.76% 90.04% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,173 1,695 2,188
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 245 (61.40%) Software Engineering
2 243 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (43.36%) Computer Science
4 172 (43.11%) C#
5 169 (42.36%) Degree
6 167 (41.85%) Java
7 162 (40.60%) C++
8 126 (31.58%) OOP
9 119 (29.82%) JavaScript
10 118 (29.57%) Mathematics
11 117 (29.32%) Multithreading
12 115 (28.82%) Linux
13 109 (27.32%) .NET
14 105 (26.32%) MVC
15 95 (23.81%) Python
16 93 (23.31%) Microsoft
17 91 (22.81%) TDD
18 90 (22.56%) HTML
19 86 (21.55%) AngularJS
20 85 (21.30%) OOD
20 85 (21.30%) Test Automation
21 82 (20.55%) ASP.NET
22 80 (20.05%) CSS
23 78 (19.55%) SQL
24 76 (19.05%) Web Services
25 75 (18.80%) RESTful
26 69 (17.29%) Scrum
27 66 (16.54%) jQuery
28 63 (15.79%) Node.js
29 59 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC

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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 53 (13.28%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.75%) Apache
2 7 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 7 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 52 (13.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.76%) SaaS
4 8 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.01%) GitHub
5 1 (0.25%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.76%) Internet
2 11 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.75%) HTTP
4 2 (0.50%) SMS
4 2 (0.50%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.25%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (13.78%) Relational Database
2 47 (11.78%) MongoDB
3 45 (11.28%) SQL Server
4 36 (9.02%) NoSQL
5 34 (8.52%) SQL Server 2016
6 29 (7.27%) MySQL
7 15 (3.76%) Big Data
8 12 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.50%) HBase
10 5 (1.25%) GIS
11 3 (0.75%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.75%) Redis
12 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 47 (11.78%) Git (software)
2 42 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 30 (7.52%) Mercurial
4 27 (6.77%) NUnit
5 23 (5.76%) Visual Studio
6 21 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (3.51%) Jenkins
8 9 (2.26%) JIRA
8 9 (2.26%) Subversion
9 8 (2.01%) Moq
9 8 (2.01%) MSBuild
10 7 (1.75%) ClearCase
11 6 (1.50%) Maven
12 4 (1.00%) JMeter
12 4 (1.00%) JUnit
12 4 (1.00%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.00%) Selenium
13 2 (0.50%) webpack
14 1 (0.25%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.25%) Gradle
General
1 55 (13.78%) Finance
2 30 (7.52%) Electronics
3 19 (4.76%) Games
4 16 (4.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (2.76%) Marketing
6 8 (2.01%) Advertising
7 6 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 203 (50.88%) Developer
2 161 (40.35%) Software Engineer
3 82 (20.55%) C++ Software Engineer
4 65 (16.29%) Java Engineer
4 65 (16.29%) Java Software Engineer
5 63 (15.79%) .NET Developer
6 55 (13.78%) Software Developer
7 52 (13.03%) Graduate
8 47 (11.78%) C# Developer
9 44 (11.03%) Senior Developer
10 39 (9.77%) JavaScript Developer
11 38 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
12 36 (9.02%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 34 (8.52%) Messaging Developer
14 32 (8.02%) Graduate Java Engineer
14 32 (8.02%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
15 29 (7.27%) Web Developer
16 28 (7.02%) Full Stack Developer
17 22 (5.51%) Python Software Engineer
18 21 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (27.32%) .NET
2 90 (22.56%) HTML
3 86 (21.55%) AngularJS
4 82 (20.55%) ASP.NET
5 80 (20.05%) CSS
6 76 (19.05%) Web Services
7 75 (18.80%) RESTful
8 66 (16.54%) jQuery
9 63 (15.79%) Node.js
10 59 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 59 (14.79%) WPF
11 48 (12.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 42 (10.53%) HTML5
12 42 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 37 (9.27%) CSS3
14 35 (8.77%) RabbitMQ
15 34 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 34 (8.52%) KnockoutJS
15 34 (8.52%) MSMQ
16 30 (7.52%) React
Miscellaneous
1 173 (43.36%) Computer Science
2 57 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 44 (11.03%) Data Structures
4 24 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.51%) Mobile Payment
5 18 (4.51%) Smartphone
5 18 (4.51%) User Experience
6 17 (4.26%) Mobile App
7 15 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (3.51%) Client/Server
9 10 (2.51%) 3D Graphics
10 9 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.75%) Clustering
12 6 (1.50%) Internet of Things
13 5 (1.25%) Reinsurance
14 4 (1.00%) Biotechnology
14 4 (1.00%) Smart Home
15 3 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 3 (0.75%) Life Science
15 3 (0.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 115 (28.82%) Linux
2 53 (13.28%) Windows
3 31 (7.77%) Android
4 25 (6.27%) Debian
5 19 (4.76%) Unix
6 13 (3.26%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.75%) Mac OS
7 7 (1.75%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (61.40%) Software Engineering
2 243 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (31.58%) OOP
4 118 (29.57%) Mathematics
5 117 (29.32%) Multithreading
6 105 (26.32%) MVC
7 91 (22.81%) TDD
8 85 (21.30%) OOD
8 85 (21.30%) Test Automation
9 69 (17.29%) Scrum
10 58 (14.54%) Web Development
11 53 (13.28%) SDLC
12 52 (13.03%) Unit Testing
13 48 (12.03%) Collaborative Working
13 48 (12.03%) Web Application Development
14 37 (9.27%) Software Architecture
15 36 (9.02%) Configuration Management
16 34 (8.52%) Dependency Injection
16 34 (8.52%) Kanban
16 34 (8.52%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 172 (43.11%) C#
2 167 (41.85%) Java
3 162 (40.60%) C++
4 119 (29.82%) JavaScript
5 95 (23.81%) Python
6 78 (19.55%) SQL
7 44 (11.03%) Ruby
8 34 (8.52%) F#
9 31 (7.77%) C
10 25 (6.27%) PHP
11 17 (4.26%) Fortran
12 11 (2.76%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.50%) Perl
14 5 (1.25%) Apple Swift
15 4 (1.00%) Haskell
16 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 169 (42.36%) Degree
2 52 (13.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (6.77%) PhD
4 5 (1.25%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (2.51%) Docker
2 3 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (8.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 34 (8.52%) Kibana
1 34 (8.52%) WSUS
2 2 (0.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 93 (23.31%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.77%) Google
3 13 (3.26%) Samsung
4 11 (2.76%) Terracotta
5 7 (1.75%) Oracle
5 7 (1.75%) Sun
6 5 (1.25%) WorldPay
7 4 (1.00%) TOWER Software
8 3 (0.75%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.25%) IBM