The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 53 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 24 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.38% 3.24% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 3.84% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
OOP
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
583 573 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.11% 84.51% 79.90%
Number of salaries quoted 490 499 283
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 £27,000 £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% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OOP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

OOP Salary Trend in Cardiff

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 55 (87.30%) JavaScript
2 49 (77.78%) HTML
3 46 (73.02%) CSS
3 46 (73.02%) jQuery
4 45 (71.43%) Java
5 44 (69.84%) Ajax
5 44 (69.84%) Web Development
6 43 (68.25%) OO
7 39 (61.90%) Subversion
7 39 (61.90%) Git (software)
8 34 (53.97%) Spring
9 30 (47.62%) MVC
9 30 (47.62%) DHTML
9 30 (47.62%) AngularJS
10 28 (44.44%) Degree
11 26 (41.27%) Computer Science
11 26 (41.27%) PHP
11 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (39.68%) Web 2.0
12 25 (39.68%) Struts
12 25 (39.68%) JSP
13 24 (38.10%) Marketing
14 16 (25.40%) Ext JS
15 15 (23.81%) SQL
15 15 (23.81%) JDBC
16 14 (22.22%) Web Design
16 14 (22.22%) SOAP
16 14 (22.22%) JPA
16 14 (22.22%) HTML5
16 14 (22.22%) CSS3

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.46%) Apache
2 9 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
1 9 (14.29%) Big Data
1 9 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.52%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 39 (61.90%) Git (software)
1 39 (61.90%) Subversion
2 3 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 24 (38.10%) Marketing
2 7 (11.11%) Games
3 5 (7.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (98.41%) Developer
2 32 (50.79%) Web Developer
3 25 (39.68%) Senior Developer
4 20 (31.75%) Senior Web Developer
5 15 (23.81%) PHP Developer
6 14 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 13 (20.63%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (19.05%) Java Developer
9 10 (15.87%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (15.87%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (14.29%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Mid-Level Java Developer
12 2 (3.17%) CSS Developer
12 2 (3.17%) HTML CSS Developer
12 2 (3.17%) HTML Developer
12 2 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
12 2 (3.17%) Junior
12 2 (3.17%) Junior Developer
12 2 (3.17%) Junior PHP Developer
13 1 (1.59%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (77.78%) HTML
2 46 (73.02%) CSS
2 46 (73.02%) jQuery
3 44 (69.84%) Ajax
4 34 (53.97%) Spring
5 30 (47.62%) AngularJS
5 30 (47.62%) DHTML
6 25 (39.68%) JSP
6 25 (39.68%) Struts
7 16 (25.40%) Ext JS
8 15 (23.81%) JDBC
9 14 (22.22%) CSS3
9 14 (22.22%) HTML5
9 14 (22.22%) JPA
9 14 (22.22%) SOAP
10 12 (19.05%) Web Services
11 11 (17.46%) JSON
11 11 (17.46%) RESTful
11 11 (17.46%) Spring Security
11 11 (17.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.27%) Computer Science
2 25 (39.68%) Web 2.0
3 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.11%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (69.84%) Web Development
2 43 (68.25%) OO
3 30 (47.62%) MVC
4 26 (41.27%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.22%) Web Design
6 12 (19.05%) Waterfall
7 11 (17.46%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (15.87%) Web Application Development
9 9 (14.29%) BDD
9 9 (14.29%) Scrum
9 9 (14.29%) TDD
10 7 (11.11%) DevOps
11 4 (6.35%) Front End Development
12 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.17%) SDLC
13 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
14 1 (1.59%) Coaching
14 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
14 1 (1.59%) Performance Tuning
14 1 (1.59%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 55 (87.30%) JavaScript
2 45 (71.43%) Java
3 26 (41.27%) PHP
4 15 (23.81%) SQL
5 11 (17.46%) C++
6 9 (14.29%) C#
6 9 (14.29%) Python
6 9 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) HND
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.46%) Adobe
3 9 (14.29%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.59%) SAP