The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 52 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs citing OO 18 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.76% 5.37% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 6.26% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 27
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £26,500 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £40,350 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
545 575 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 83.72% 85.69% 84.23%
Number of salaries quoted 462 474 414
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

OO Salary Trend in Cardiff

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Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

OO Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 39 (61.90%) Java
1 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 37 (58.73%) Computer Science
3 36 (57.14%) jQuery
4 34 (53.97%) HTML
5 31 (49.21%) MVC
5 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (46.03%) Web Development
6 29 (46.03%) CSS
7 28 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 27 (42.86%) Ajax
9 26 (41.27%) Subversion
9 26 (41.27%) SQL
9 26 (41.27%) OOP
10 24 (38.10%) Degree
11 23 (36.51%) Spring
11 23 (36.51%) JSP
11 23 (36.51%) Web Services
11 23 (36.51%) AngularJS
12 22 (34.92%) DHTML
12 22 (34.92%) Marketing
13 21 (33.33%) Web 2.0
13 21 (33.33%) Struts
14 18 (28.57%) PHP
14 18 (28.57%) MySQL
14 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
15 17 (26.98%) Linux
15 17 (26.98%) SDLC
16 16 (25.40%) Web Application Development
16 16 (25.40%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (3.17%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.59%) Confluence
2 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) MySQL
1 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Big Data
2 7 (11.11%) HPCC
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 26 (41.27%) Subversion
3 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.76%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.17%) Maven
5 2 (3.17%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.59%) FishEye
6 1 (1.59%) Hudson
6 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.59%) Protractor
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 22 (34.92%) Marketing
2 6 (9.52%) Finance
3 5 (7.94%) Games
4 2 (3.17%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (82.54%) Developer
2 23 (36.51%) Web Developer
3 22 (34.92%) Senior Developer
4 20 (31.75%) Senior Web Developer
5 12 (19.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (15.87%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (15.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 8 (12.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (12.70%) PHP Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
8 7 (11.11%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.76%) C++ Developer
11 2 (3.17%) HTML CSS Developer
11 2 (3.17%) HTML Developer
11 2 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
12 1 (1.59%) Junior
12 1 (1.59%) Lead Developer
12 1 (1.59%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (57.14%) jQuery
2 34 (53.97%) HTML
3 29 (46.03%) CSS
4 27 (42.86%) Ajax
5 23 (36.51%) AngularJS
5 23 (36.51%) JSP
5 23 (36.51%) Spring
5 23 (36.51%) Web Services
6 22 (34.92%) DHTML
7 21 (33.33%) Struts
8 16 (25.40%) XML
9 12 (19.05%) .NET
9 12 (19.05%) JDBC
10 11 (17.46%) Ext JS
10 11 (17.46%) JPA
10 11 (17.46%) Spring Security
11 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
12 9 (14.29%) SOAP
13 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (12.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (58.73%) Computer Science
2 21 (33.33%) Web 2.0
3 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.17%) AS400
5 2 (3.17%) iSeries
5 2 (3.17%) Physics
6 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Tandem
6 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.98%) Linux
2 12 (19.05%) Unix
3 3 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (49.21%) MVC
2 29 (46.03%) Web Development
3 26 (41.27%) OOP
4 17 (26.98%) SDLC
5 16 (25.40%) Web Application Development
6 14 (22.22%) ETL
7 12 (19.05%) TDD
8 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
9 10 (15.87%) Scrum
10 7 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (9.52%) UML
12 5 (7.94%) BDD
12 5 (7.94%) CQRS
12 5 (7.94%) Domain-Driven Design
13 3 (4.76%) OOD
14 2 (3.17%) Data Modelling
14 2 (3.17%) Waterfall
14 2 (3.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (61.90%) Java
1 39 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.27%) SQL
3 18 (28.57%) PHP
4 12 (19.05%) C++
5 10 (15.87%) C#
6 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.17%) Perl
7 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) Go
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
8 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) HND
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Sybase
2 7 (11.11%) Zend
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Adobe
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) Talend
5 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum + pension, private medical, health insurance,
Posted: 23 days ago