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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 68 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 5 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.73% 2.26% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 2.69% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 6
Average salary £28,097 £30,565 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.07% -23.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,539 £27,113 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £38,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
568 557 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.68% 84.01% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 480 488 284
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,855 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

OOD Salary Histogram in Cardiff

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) NetBeans
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Welsh Language
5 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (28.57%) iSeries
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) Hudson
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) Talend
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Back Office
5 2 (28.57%) AS400
5 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) Eclipse

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Hudson
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) NetBeans
2 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Welsh Language
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Mojolicious
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) AS400
1 2 (28.57%) iSeries
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Fortran
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
1 1 (14.29%) IEC 61508
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Talend