The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 59 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing OOD 11 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.59% 1.06% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.47% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 9
Average salary £30,565 £36,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
568 273 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.20% 72.03% 75.20%
Number of salaries quoted 492 235 320
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OOD
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

OOD Salary Trend in Cardiff

OOD
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 19 (86.36%) OO
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle
3 10 (45.45%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) J2EE
3 10 (45.45%) Hibernate
3 10 (45.45%) Spring
4 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Banking
4 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (27.27%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 5 (22.73%) HTML
7 5 (22.73%) OOP
7 5 (22.73%) Ant
7 5 (22.73%) JUnit
7 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
7 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
7 5 (22.73%) Subversion
7 5 (22.73%) Maven
7 5 (22.73%) JSON

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Ant
1 5 (22.73%) JUnit
1 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
1 5 (22.73%) Subversion
1 5 (22.73%) Maven
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
1 9 (40.91%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
3 2 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Programmer
4 6 (27.27%) Analyst Programmer
4 6 (27.27%) Programmer
4 6 (27.27%) Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Microstrategy Developer
6 3 (13.64%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) J2EE
1 10 (45.45%) Hibernate
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) REST
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
4 2 (9.09%) JSF
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.09%) XHTML
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware
4 2 (9.09%) Cocoa
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
2 5 (22.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) OO
2 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) OOP
5 5 (22.73%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 2 (9.09%) UML
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 2 (9.09%) TDD
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 2 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) MicroStrategy