Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 59 88
Rank change year-on-year -19 +29 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 65 140 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.90% 5.11% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 5.50% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 62 118 60
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 2,096 2,544 2,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.45% 92.88% 90.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,571 1,981 1,725
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 34 (52.31%) Software Engineering
2 31 (47.69%) Java
2 31 (47.69%) Python
3 28 (43.08%) OO
4 27 (41.54%) C#
4 27 (41.54%) C++
5 25 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 25 (38.46%) Machine Learning
6 21 (32.31%) Git (software)
7 19 (29.23%) Jenkins
8 18 (27.69%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (23.08%) Scrum
10 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (21.54%) Artificial Intelligence
11 14 (21.54%) MongoDB
12 13 (20.00%) NoSQL
12 13 (20.00%) Degree
12 13 (20.00%) QA
13 12 (18.46%) Selenium
13 12 (18.46%) Elasticsearch
14 11 (16.92%) Cucumber
14 11 (16.92%) HBase
14 11 (16.92%) Docker
14 11 (16.92%) Data Structures
14 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
14 11 (16.92%) JSON
14 11 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (15.38%) SQL

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 12 (18.46%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) Drupal
2 1 (1.54%) Kentico
2 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.69%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) MongoDB
2 13 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (16.92%) HBase
4 8 (12.31%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (32.31%) Git (software)
2 19 (29.23%) Jenkins
3 12 (18.46%) Selenium
4 11 (16.92%) Cucumber
5 6 (9.23%) JIRA
5 6 (9.23%) Ranorex
5 6 (9.23%) SpecFlow
5 6 (9.23%) TestComplete
6 3 (4.62%) Pylint
6 3 (4.62%) SonarQube
6 3 (4.62%) Subversion
6 3 (4.62%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
7 2 (3.08%) NUnit
General
1 3 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Software Engineer
2 19 (29.23%) Test Engineer
3 17 (26.15%) Test Automation Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Developer
5 11 (16.92%) Graduate
5 11 (16.92%) QA Automation Engineer
5 11 (16.92%) QA Engineer
6 9 (13.85%) Software Test Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Python Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Integration Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Java Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Python Software Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Software Integration Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) JIRA Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 5 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
10 4 (6.15%) Designer
10 4 (6.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 4 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) JSON
2 9 (13.85%) Gherkin
3 7 (10.77%) CSS
3 7 (10.77%) HTML
4 6 (9.23%) .NET
5 5 (7.69%) React
6 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.62%) HTML5
7 3 (4.62%) jQuery
7 3 (4.62%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (4.62%) WCF
8 2 (3.08%) CSS3
8 2 (3.08%) Kafka
8 2 (3.08%) MSMQ
8 2 (3.08%) Qt
8 2 (3.08%) Spring
9 1 (1.54%) Django
9 1 (1.54%) MEAN Stack
9 1 (1.54%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Data Structures
2 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.69%) User Experience
5 3 (4.62%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.62%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.08%) Fintech
6 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Android
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) Debian
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (52.31%) Software Engineering
2 28 (43.08%) OO
3 25 (38.46%) Machine Learning
3 25 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (23.08%) Scrum
6 14 (21.54%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (13.85%) Mathematics
8 8 (12.31%) Manual Testing
8 8 (12.31%) SDLC
9 7 (10.77%) Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (9.23%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (9.23%) QA Automation
10 6 (9.23%) Web Development
11 5 (7.69%) Physics
11 5 (7.69%) TDD
11 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.62%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) Java
1 31 (47.69%) Python
2 27 (41.54%) C#
2 27 (41.54%) C++
3 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.38%) SQL
5 3 (4.62%) PHP
6 2 (3.08%) C
7 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.54%) Perl
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) PhD
3 2 (3.08%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Docker
2 3 (4.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) Google
2 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.54%) VMware
2 1 (1.54%) Xamarin