Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 86 77
Rank change year-on-year +37 -9 +41
Permanent jobs citing OOP 176 62 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.60% 2.81% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.98% 3.12% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 165 58 83
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,200 £28,700 £32,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,600
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +7.14%

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 2,945 1,986 2,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.67% 90.03% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,169 1,683 2,205
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 £29,600
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%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OOP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 126 (71.59%) OO
2 103 (58.52%) Software Engineering
3 80 (45.45%) C#
4 70 (39.77%) Java
5 69 (39.20%) C++
5 69 (39.20%) Computer Science
6 64 (36.36%) HTML
7 61 (34.66%) JavaScript
8 58 (32.95%) Degree
9 53 (30.11%) CSS
10 50 (28.41%) jQuery
11 49 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (22.73%) .NET
12 40 (22.73%) Python
13 36 (20.45%) MVC
14 35 (19.89%) Mathematics
15 32 (18.18%) Scrum
16 29 (16.48%) Android
16 29 (16.48%) HTML5
17 27 (15.34%) Spring
17 27 (15.34%) Electronics
17 27 (15.34%) MySQL
18 26 (14.77%) Linux
18 26 (14.77%) CSS3
18 26 (14.77%) Git (software)
19 25 (14.20%) Cloud Computing
19 25 (14.20%) Release Management
19 25 (14.20%) Mercurial
19 25 (14.20%) Relational Database
19 25 (14.20%) 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 16 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.57%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.20%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.34%) MySQL
2 25 (14.20%) Relational Database
3 23 (13.07%) MongoDB
4 17 (9.66%) NoSQL
5 16 (9.09%) Big Data
5 16 (9.09%) HBase
6 2 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.57%) DB2
7 1 (0.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (14.77%) Git (software)
2 25 (14.20%) Mercurial
3 18 (10.23%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.11%) JIRA
5 8 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.98%) ClearCase
6 7 (3.98%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.98%) JUnit
6 7 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.41%) Maven
7 6 (3.41%) Selenium
8 5 (2.84%) Appium
8 5 (2.84%) Protractor
8 5 (2.84%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.27%) JMeter
9 4 (2.27%) LoadRunner
9 4 (2.27%) NUnit
9 4 (2.27%) webpack
10 2 (1.14%) Mockito
11 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (15.34%) Electronics
2 6 (3.41%) Games
2 6 (3.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.27%) Advertising
3 4 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.70%) Finance
5 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (41.48%) Developer
2 70 (39.77%) Software Engineer
3 36 (20.45%) C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (11.36%) Java Developer
4 20 (11.36%) Test Engineer
5 18 (10.23%) Test Automation Engineer
6 17 (9.66%) Graduate
6 17 (9.66%) Graduate Developer
7 15 (8.52%) Graduate Web Developer
7 15 (8.52%) Web Developer
8 14 (7.95%) Junior
8 14 (7.95%) Software Developer
9 13 (7.39%) Software Test Engineer
10 12 (6.82%) Database Engineer
10 12 (6.82%) Junior Developer
10 12 (6.82%) Senior Developer
11 11 (6.25%) .NET Developer
12 9 (5.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 9 (5.11%) Integration Engineer
12 9 (5.11%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (36.36%) HTML
2 53 (30.11%) CSS
3 50 (28.41%) jQuery
4 40 (22.73%) .NET
5 29 (16.48%) HTML5
6 27 (15.34%) Spring
7 26 (14.77%) CSS3
8 24 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 23 (13.07%) LINQ
10 21 (11.93%) REST
11 18 (10.23%) Web Services
12 16 (9.09%) JSON
13 15 (8.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 15 (8.52%) Qt
13 15 (8.52%) STL
14 13 (7.39%) POSIX
15 10 (5.68%) AngularJS
16 5 (2.84%) Django
16 5 (2.84%) Flask
16 5 (2.84%) React
Miscellaneous
1 69 (39.20%) Computer Science
2 23 (13.07%) Data Structures
3 22 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 13 (7.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (3.98%) Internet of Things
9 6 (3.41%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (2.84%) Mobile App
11 4 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (2.27%) Biotechnology
11 4 (2.27%) Smart Home
12 2 (1.14%) ASIC
13 1 (0.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.48%) Android
2 26 (14.77%) Linux
3 25 (14.20%) Debian
4 15 (8.52%) Windows
5 11 (6.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 10 (5.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (71.59%) OO
2 103 (58.52%) Software Engineering
3 49 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (20.45%) MVC
5 35 (19.89%) Mathematics
6 32 (18.18%) Scrum
7 25 (14.20%) Logistics
7 25 (14.20%) Release Management
7 25 (14.20%) Validation
7 25 (14.20%) Web Development
8 23 (13.07%) Android Development
9 22 (12.50%) TDD
9 22 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 19 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (10.23%) SDLC
12 16 (9.09%) Configuration Management
12 16 (9.09%) Multithreading
13 15 (8.52%) Disruptive Innovation
14 14 (7.95%) Collaborative Working
15 11 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 80 (45.45%) C#
2 70 (39.77%) Java
3 69 (39.20%) C++
4 61 (34.66%) JavaScript
5 40 (22.73%) Python
6 24 (13.64%) SQL
7 22 (12.50%) C
8 17 (9.66%) Fortran
9 9 (5.11%) Embedded C++
10 7 (3.98%) Ruby
11 6 (3.41%) PHP
12 4 (2.27%) Haskell
13 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.14%) Scala
14 1 (0.57%) Groovy
14 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (32.95%) Degree
2 23 (13.07%) PhD
3 6 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.14%) ISEB
4 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 21 (11.93%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (10.80%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.84%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.57%) IBM