Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 88 68
Rank change year-on-year +38 -20 +30
Permanent jobs citing OOP 173 59 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.65% 2.61% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.07% 2.92% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 150 49 84
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,500 £55,525
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

OOP 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 2848 2021 2535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.07% 89.27% 88.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2163 1660 2176
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Cambridge

OOP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for OOP in Cambridge

OOP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 119 (68.79%) OO
2 114 (65.90%) Software Engineering
3 82 (47.40%) C#
4 79 (45.66%) Degree
5 74 (42.77%) C++
6 71 (41.04%) Computer Science
7 63 (36.42%) JavaScript
8 61 (35.26%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (34.68%) Java
10 56 (32.37%) HTML
11 47 (27.17%) CSS
12 45 (26.01%) Scrum
12 45 (26.01%) jQuery
13 41 (23.70%) .NET
14 39 (22.54%) TDD
15 36 (20.81%) HTML5
16 33 (19.08%) Mathematics
16 33 (19.08%) Python
17 32 (18.50%) Spring
18 31 (17.92%) MySQL
19 30 (17.34%) Linux
19 30 (17.34%) CSS3
20 29 (16.76%) Relational Database
20 29 (16.76%) Release Management
20 29 (16.76%) Android
20 29 (16.76%) Mercurial
20 29 (16.76%) MVC
20 29 (16.76%) Validation
20 29 (16.76%) Logistics
20 29 (16.76%) Debian

OOP
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 14 (8.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.58%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.98%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.20%) GitHub
4 6 (3.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.36%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) HTTP
2 1 (0.58%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.92%) MySQL
2 29 (16.76%) Relational Database
3 20 (11.56%) MongoDB
4 15 (8.67%) NoSQL
5 14 (8.09%) Big Data
5 14 (8.09%) HBase
6 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.16%) DB2
6 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (16.76%) Mercurial
2 24 (13.87%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.87%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.09%) JIRA
3 14 (8.09%) Selenium
3 14 (8.09%) Visual Studio
4 13 (7.51%) ClearCase
4 13 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.94%) TeamCity
6 10 (5.78%) Maven
7 9 (5.20%) AppVeyor
7 9 (5.20%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (3.47%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.89%) JUnit
10 4 (2.31%) webpack
11 3 (1.73%) Appium
11 3 (1.73%) Mockito
11 3 (1.73%) Protractor
12 2 (1.16%) JMeter
12 2 (1.16%) TestNG
General
1 22 (12.72%) Electronics
2 4 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.73%) Games
3 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 76 (43.93%) Developer
2 74 (42.77%) Software Engineer
3 48 (27.75%) C++ Software Engineer
4 28 (16.18%) Graduate
4 28 (16.18%) Graduate Developer
5 22 (12.72%) Graduate Web Developer
5 22 (12.72%) Web Developer
6 19 (10.98%) Java Developer
7 18 (10.40%) Database Engineer
8 15 (8.67%) Software Developer
9 14 (8.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 14 (8.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (8.09%) Embedded Engineer
9 14 (8.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) C Software Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.78%) Test Automation Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) Test Engineer
12 9 (5.20%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (32.37%) HTML
2 47 (27.17%) CSS
3 45 (26.01%) jQuery
4 41 (23.70%) .NET
5 36 (20.81%) HTML5
6 32 (18.50%) Spring
7 30 (17.34%) CSS3
8 24 (13.87%) ASP.NET
9 23 (13.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 23 (13.29%) Qt
9 23 (13.29%) STL
10 21 (12.14%) POSIX
11 18 (10.40%) AngularJS
12 14 (8.09%) JSON
12 14 (8.09%) LINQ
13 13 (7.51%) REST
14 11 (6.36%) RESTful
15 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (5.20%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (4.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 71 (41.04%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 18 (10.40%) Data Structures
4 15 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (7.51%) Algorithms
6 10 (5.78%) Internet of Things
7 9 (5.20%) iPad
8 7 (4.05%) 3D Graphics
9 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.31%) Biotechnology
10 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.73%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (1.16%) ASIC
13 1 (0.58%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.34%) Linux
2 29 (16.76%) Android
2 29 (16.76%) Debian
3 26 (15.03%) Windows
4 19 (10.98%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 3 (1.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (68.79%) OO
2 114 (65.90%) Software Engineering
3 61 (35.26%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (26.01%) Scrum
5 39 (22.54%) TDD
6 33 (19.08%) Mathematics
7 29 (16.76%) Logistics
7 29 (16.76%) MVC
7 29 (16.76%) Release Management
7 29 (16.76%) Validation
8 27 (15.61%) Web Development
9 26 (15.03%) Android Development
9 26 (15.03%) SDLC
10 25 (14.45%) Configuration Management
11 24 (13.87%) Multithreading
12 21 (12.14%) Test Automation
13 17 (9.83%) Collaborative Working
13 17 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (9.25%) OOD
15 15 (8.67%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 82 (47.40%) C#
2 74 (42.77%) C++
3 63 (36.42%) JavaScript
4 60 (34.68%) Java
5 33 (19.08%) Python
6 26 (15.03%) C
7 23 (13.29%) Fortran
8 19 (10.98%) SQL
9 14 (8.09%) Embedded C++
10 7 (4.05%) Ruby
11 4 (2.31%) Haskell
12 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.73%) PHP
12 3 (1.73%) Scala
13 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 79 (45.66%) Degree
2 18 (10.40%) PhD
3 10 (5.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.58%) ISEB
4 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 26 (15.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (5.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.73%) Xamarin
3 2 (1.16%) IBM