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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 23 7 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing OOD 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.37% 19.05% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 20.00% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
65 40 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 89.04% 95.24% 66.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56 37 84
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft