Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 78 74
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 +31
Permanent jobs citing OOP 113 87 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.30% 3.50% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 3.83% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 111 85 84
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £34,750 £33,725
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +11.76%

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 3,239 2,274 2,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.54% 91.47% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,171 1,785 2,036
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 75 (66.37%) OO
2 64 (56.64%) Java
3 56 (49.56%) Software Engineering
4 51 (45.13%) C#
5 49 (43.36%) HTML
6 47 (41.59%) JavaScript
7 42 (37.17%) CSS
8 39 (34.51%) jQuery
9 38 (33.63%) MVC
10 33 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (26.55%) C++
11 30 (26.55%) Python
12 28 (24.78%) Computer Science
12 28 (24.78%) Data Structures
12 28 (24.78%) Algorithms
13 25 (22.12%) Degree
13 25 (22.12%) .NET
14 23 (20.35%) MySQL
15 22 (19.47%) Cloud Computing
16 21 (18.58%) Git (software)
16 21 (18.58%) Test Automation
16 21 (18.58%) Mercurial
16 21 (18.58%) Release Management
16 21 (18.58%) Spring
16 21 (18.58%) Logistics
16 21 (18.58%) Linux
16 21 (18.58%) Debian
16 21 (18.58%) Validation
16 21 (18.58%) Relational Database
16 21 (18.58%) HTML5

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 (12.39%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.47%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Firebase
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
1 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.35%) MySQL
2 21 (18.58%) Relational Database
3 18 (15.93%) MongoDB
4 14 (12.39%) HBase
4 14 (12.39%) NoSQL
5 11 (9.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (18.58%) Git (software)
1 21 (18.58%) Mercurial
2 14 (12.39%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.96%) JIRA
4 7 (6.19%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.31%) Selenium
6 4 (3.54%) Appium
6 4 (3.54%) JUnit
6 4 (3.54%) Protractor
6 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.54%) webpack
7 3 (2.65%) JMeter
7 3 (2.65%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.65%) NUnit
8 2 (1.77%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.88%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.88%) Subversion
9 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (12.39%) Manufacturing
2 13 (11.50%) Electronics
3 7 (6.19%) Advertising
4 4 (3.54%) Games
5 2 (1.77%) Finance
5 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (38.94%) Developer
2 34 (30.09%) Software Engineer
3 19 (16.81%) Test Engineer
4 17 (15.04%) Test Automation Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) Team Leader
6 12 (10.62%) Java Developer
6 12 (10.62%) Junior
7 11 (9.73%) Junior Developer
7 11 (9.73%) Software Test Engineer
8 9 (7.96%) .NET Developer
8 9 (7.96%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Graduate Web Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Integration Engineer
9 8 (7.08%) Junior .NET Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Python Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Software Integration Engineer
9 8 (7.08%) Technical Leader
9 8 (7.08%) Technical Team Leader
9 8 (7.08%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (43.36%) HTML
2 42 (37.17%) CSS
3 39 (34.51%) jQuery
4 25 (22.12%) .NET
5 21 (18.58%) CSS3
5 21 (18.58%) HTML5
5 21 (18.58%) Spring
6 17 (15.04%) ASP.NET
6 17 (15.04%) LINQ
7 14 (12.39%) JSON
7 14 (12.39%) REST
7 14 (12.39%) Web Services
8 8 (7.08%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.42%) React
10 4 (3.54%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.54%) Angular 2
10 4 (3.54%) DOM
11 2 (1.77%) Grails
11 2 (1.77%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.77%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.78%) Algorithms
1 28 (24.78%) Computer Science
1 28 (24.78%) Data Structures
2 14 (12.39%) Mobile Payment
3 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (6.19%) Smart Home
5 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.77%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.58%) Debian
1 21 (18.58%) Linux
2 20 (17.70%) Android
3 12 (10.62%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (66.37%) OO
2 56 (49.56%) Software Engineering
3 38 (33.63%) MVC
4 33 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.58%) Logistics
5 21 (18.58%) Release Management
5 21 (18.58%) Test Automation
5 21 (18.58%) Validation
6 20 (17.70%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (15.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (15.04%) Web Development
8 15 (13.27%) Mathematics
8 15 (13.27%) SDLC
9 14 (12.39%) Android Development
9 14 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (12.39%) High Availability
9 14 (12.39%) Line Management
10 12 (10.62%) Disruptive Innovation
10 12 (10.62%) Scrum
11 11 (9.73%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 64 (56.64%) Java
2 51 (45.13%) C#
3 47 (41.59%) JavaScript
4 30 (26.55%) C++
4 30 (26.55%) Python
5 14 (12.39%) SQL
6 10 (8.85%) PHP
7 6 (5.31%) C
8 4 (3.54%) Ruby
9 2 (1.77%) Haskell
10 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.88%) Fortran
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
10 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.88%) Perl
10 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (22.12%) Degree
2 10 (8.85%) PhD
3 2 (1.77%) ISEB
3 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) QA
System Software
1 19 (16.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.54%) Xamarin