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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 34 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing OO 33 37 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.98% 6.12% 11.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.17% 7.41% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 64
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -14.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,502 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
535 499 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.69% 82.48% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 438 410 406
Average salary £37,500 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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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 5 May 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 28 (38.89%) HTML
2 26 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 24 (33.33%) JSON
4 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (29.17%) CSS
6 20 (27.78%) REST
7 19 (26.39%) UML
8 17 (23.61%) Web Services
9 16 (22.22%) Java
10 15 (20.83%) .NET
10 15 (20.83%) OOD
11 14 (19.44%) OOP
11 14 (19.44%) MySQL
11 14 (19.44%) MVC
11 14 (19.44%) Apple iOS
12 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
12 13 (18.06%) SQL
12 13 (18.06%) C++
13 12 (16.67%) Finance
13 12 (16.67%) Scrum
13 12 (16.67%) Cocoa
13 12 (16.67%) Xcode
13 12 (16.67%) Objective-C
13 12 (16.67%) iOS Development
13 12 (16.67%) jQuery
13 12 (16.67%) Mobile Development
14 11 (15.28%) Web Development
14 11 (15.28%) Cocoa Touch
14 11 (15.28%) MongoDB
14 11 (15.28%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (4.17%) IIS
1 3 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Project
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) MySQL
2 11 (15.28%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Xcode
2 6 (8.33%) Subversion
3 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.56%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.17%) Maven
5 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.78%) TestDirector
6 2 (2.78%) Ant
6 2 (2.78%) JUnit
7 1 (1.39%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.39%) JMeter
7 1 (1.39%) Hudson
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Banking
3 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.56%) Electronics
4 4 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Advertising
5 2 (2.78%) Games
6 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (69.44%) Developer
2 13 (18.06%) Software Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) PHP Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Software Manager
8 6 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Programmer
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.94%) Developer Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Programmer
9 5 (6.94%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Microstrategy Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.89%) HTML
2 24 (33.33%) JSON
3 21 (29.17%) CSS
4 20 (27.78%) REST
5 17 (23.61%) Web Services
6 15 (20.83%) .NET
7 12 (16.67%) jQuery
7 12 (16.67%) Cocoa
8 11 (15.28%) Cocoa Touch
9 10 (13.89%) HTML5
9 10 (13.89%) XML
10 8 (11.11%) J2EE
11 7 (9.72%) Spring
12 6 (8.33%) Ajax
12 6 (8.33%) CSS3
13 5 (6.94%) RESTful
13 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
13 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
13 5 (6.94%) SOAP
14 4 (5.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.94%) Open Source
2 5 (6.94%) User Experience
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) Web 2.0
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.56%) Life Science
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) AS400
5 2 (2.78%) Tandem
5 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Apple iOS
2 11 (15.28%) Linux
3 5 (6.94%) UNIX
3 5 (6.94%) Windows
4 4 (5.56%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.39%) UML
3 15 (20.83%) OOD
4 14 (19.44%) OOP
4 14 (19.44%) MVC
5 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
6 12 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 12 (16.67%) Scrum
6 12 (16.67%) Mobile Development
7 11 (15.28%) Web Development
8 9 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 9 (12.50%) TDD
9 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.94%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (6.94%) Use Case
9 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.94%) OO PHP
10 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.56%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 16 (22.22%) Java
3 13 (18.06%) C++
3 13 (18.06%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 11 (15.28%) C#
5 11 (15.28%) PHP
6 8 (11.11%) Perl
7 7 (9.72%) Ruby
7 7 (9.72%) Python
8 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.56%) Embedded C
9 4 (5.56%) Embedded C++
9 4 (5.56%) PHP5
9 4 (5.56%) Scala
9 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.56%) C
10 3 (4.17%) Go
11 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) ISEB
3 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (6.94%) Sybase
2 5 (6.94%) Zend
3 4 (5.56%) Facebook
3 4 (5.56%) Twitter
3 4 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (1.39%) Apple