The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 13 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing OOD 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 8.51% 0.76% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 1.12% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +15.20%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
OOD
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46 89 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 97.87% 67.42% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41 82 29
Average salary £36,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.95% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

OOD
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

OOD Salary Trend in Bridgend

OOD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
1 15 (100.00%) CSS3
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Business Development
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (33.33%) Physics
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) QA
2 5 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Release Management
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing OOD 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML5
1 15 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (33.33%) Physics
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Business Development
2 5 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Release Management
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA