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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 75 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing OOD 11 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.29% 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
688 494 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.94% 75.54% 78.34%
Number of salaries quoted 577 446 379
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
1 9 (75.00%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Validation
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) REST
3 7 (58.33%) NetBeans
3 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
4 6 (50.00%) Back Office
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (50.00%) Maven
4 6 (50.00%) Java EE
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 6 (50.00%) Hudson
4 6 (50.00%) BDD
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) C
7 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) C++
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
1 7 (58.33%) NetBeans
2 6 (50.00%) Maven
2 6 (50.00%) Hudson
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) REST
3 6 (50.00%) Java EE
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) WPF
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (8.33%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Validation
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Fortran
4 2 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PhD
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle