Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 123 146
Rank change year-on-year +26 +23 -68
Permanent jobs citing OOD 87 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.63% 1.15% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.27% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 63 26 19
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £38,200 £28,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £55,000 £63,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% -11.11%

OOD 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 3,102 2,040 2,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.74% 90.51% 89.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,247 1,679 2,184
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,400 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Cambridge

OOD
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for OOD in Cambridge

OOD
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for OOD in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 75 (86.21%) OO
2 61 (70.11%) Software Engineering
3 58 (66.67%) Degree
4 56 (64.37%) Computer Science
5 55 (63.22%) C++
6 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (43.68%) Windows
8 36 (41.38%) Python
9 34 (39.08%) Java
10 33 (37.93%) Mathematics
11 31 (35.63%) Linux
12 29 (33.33%) C#
13 22 (25.29%) Multithreading
13 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
14 20 (22.99%) SQL
15 19 (21.84%) Web Services
16 17 (19.54%) .NET
16 17 (19.54%) Computer Science Degree
17 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
17 16 (18.39%) Elasticsearch
18 14 (16.09%) Software Architecture
18 14 (16.09%) Scrum
18 14 (16.09%) TCP/IP
18 14 (16.09%) Data Structures
18 14 (16.09%) Algorithms
18 14 (16.09%) Performance Optimisation
19 13 (14.94%) Linux Kernel Development
19 13 (14.94%) Apache Cassandra
19 13 (14.94%) RESTful
19 13 (14.94%) Unit Testing

OOD
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 16 (18.39%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.05%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.75%) GIS
5 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.45%) Redis
6 2 (2.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.20%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
4 6 (6.90%) JIRA
4 6 (6.90%) Moq
4 6 (6.90%) MSBuild
4 6 (6.90%) NUnit
4 6 (6.90%) Subversion
4 6 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.15%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.15%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.15%) Gradle
General
1 8 (9.20%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (50.57%) Developer
2 40 (45.98%) Software Engineer
3 33 (37.93%) C++ Software Engineer
4 23 (26.44%) Software Developer
5 19 (21.84%) Java Engineer
5 19 (21.84%) Java Software Engineer
6 18 (20.69%) Senior Developer
7 15 (17.24%) Graduate
7 15 (17.24%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 15 (17.24%) Senior Software Developer
8 14 (16.09%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (16.09%) Graduate Java Engineer
8 14 (16.09%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
9 12 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
9 12 (13.79%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 12 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (13.79%) Network Communications Engineer
9 12 (13.79%) Python Software Engineer
10 11 (12.64%) C# Developer
10 11 (12.64%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.84%) Web Services
2 17 (19.54%) .NET
3 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
4 13 (14.94%) jQuery
4 13 (14.94%) RESTful
4 13 (14.94%) WCF
5 12 (13.79%) JSON
6 10 (11.49%) React
7 9 (10.34%) CSS
8 8 (9.20%) STL
9 7 (8.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 7 (8.05%) DirectX
9 7 (8.05%) Node.js
9 7 (8.05%) OpenGL
9 7 (8.05%) POSIX
9 7 (8.05%) Qt
9 7 (8.05%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 7 (8.05%) WPF
10 6 (6.90%) CSS3
10 6 (6.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (64.37%) Computer Science
2 14 (16.09%) Algorithms
2 14 (16.09%) Data Structures
3 11 (12.64%) User Experience
4 7 (8.05%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (6.90%) Smartphone
6 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.45%) Life Science
7 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.15%) Fintech
8 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.15%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 38 (43.68%) Windows
2 31 (35.63%) Linux
3 9 (10.34%) Android
3 9 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.05%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 4 (4.60%) Mac OS
5 4 (4.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (86.21%) OO
2 61 (70.11%) Software Engineering
3 43 (49.43%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (37.93%) Mathematics
5 22 (25.29%) Multithreading
6 14 (16.09%) Performance Optimisation
6 14 (16.09%) Scrum
6 14 (16.09%) Software Architecture
7 13 (14.94%) Linux Kernel Development
7 13 (14.94%) Unit Testing
8 11 (12.64%) Analytics
9 10 (11.49%) Front End Development
9 10 (11.49%) SDLC
9 10 (11.49%) Visualisation
10 9 (10.34%) MVC
11 8 (9.20%) Android Development
11 8 (9.20%) iOS Development
12 7 (8.05%) 3D Visualisation
12 7 (8.05%) Embedded Software Development
12 7 (8.05%) Knowledge Discovery
Programming Languages
1 55 (63.22%) C++
2 36 (41.38%) Python
3 34 (39.08%) Java
4 29 (33.33%) C#
5 20 (22.99%) SQL
6 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.05%) Objective-C
8 6 (6.90%) Embedded C++
9 5 (5.75%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.45%) C
11 1 (1.15%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 58 (66.67%) Degree
2 17 (19.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.90%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.15%) WorldPay