The first table below looks at the demand for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 14 23 6
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing OO 3 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 6.67% 5.47% 31.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 8.24% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 12
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 85 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 95.56% 66.41% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42 81 34
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OO
South Wales

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Bridgend region.

OO Salary Trend in Bridgend

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (55.56%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Release Management
4 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
4 5 (55.56%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 5 (55.56%) Physics
4 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Business Development
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) OOD
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) JSON

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Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Symfony
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) JSR 170
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) Java EE
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) MooTools
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Wicket
5 1 (11.11%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Business Development
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Release Management
2 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) OOD
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) PHP5
5 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Zend