The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South Wales / Bridgend
Rank 4 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 2 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 16.67% 10.34% 15.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 20.69% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Median salary £33,750 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £35,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £37,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
10 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 83.33% 50.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 31
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -29.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £64,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

OOP
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

OOP Salary Trend in Bridgend

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for OOP.

1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Java
4 6 (66.67%) OO
4 6 (66.67%) Qt
5 5 (55.56%) STL
5 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
5 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 5 (55.56%) Broadband
5 5 (55.56%) Sony
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) Mockito
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) GoogleTest
6 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (11.11%) WildFly
6 1 (11.11%) Spring
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Google
6 1 (11.11%) Java EE
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Advertising
6 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) JUnit
6 1 (11.11%) CSS

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend 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 1 (11.11%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) GoogleTest
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Mockito
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C++ Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C++ Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Qt
2 5 (55.56%) STL
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Cross-Platform Development
3 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Sony
2 1 (11.11%) Google