The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 31 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing OO 58 100 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.39% 8.44% 6.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.10% 10.65% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 47 89 57
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,135 £27,500 £25,525
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
817 939 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.93% 79.24% 73.29%
Number of salaries quoted 718 839 613
Average salary £36,000 £35,065 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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Salary Trend in South Wales

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

OO Salary Trend in South Wales

OO
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in South Wales

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Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -8 32 £35,000 -17.64% 18
Torfaen -4 11 £36,000 +2.85%
Newport +1 10 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Bridgend +8 3 £27,500 -32.92%
Neath Port Talbot +3 2 £35,500 -7.79%
OO
Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 74 (55.22%) Java
2 71 (52.99%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (49.25%) HTML
4 63 (47.01%) C#
5 61 (45.52%) SQL Server
6 57 (42.54%) .NET
7 55 (41.04%) JavaScript
7 55 (41.04%) XML
8 53 (39.55%) TDD
9 48 (35.82%) Microsoft
10 45 (33.58%) MVC
11 42 (31.34%) SQL
12 38 (28.36%) Software Engineering
13 37 (27.61%) Scrum
14 36 (26.87%) CSS
15 34 (25.37%) MS Excel
16 32 (23.88%) HTML5
17 31 (23.13%) WCF
18 29 (21.64%) jQuery
19 28 (20.90%) Spring
19 28 (20.90%) OOP
19 28 (20.90%) Web Services
20 27 (20.15%) PHP
21 26 (19.40%) C++
21 26 (19.40%) OOD
22 25 (18.66%) ASP.NET
22 25 (18.66%) Hibernate
23 24 (17.91%) .NET Framework
23 24 (17.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 23 (17.16%) Release Management

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Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 12 (8.96%) Node.js
2 11 (8.21%) Confluence
3 10 (7.46%) LiveCycle
3 10 (7.46%) FileNet
4 7 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.99%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.99%) Apache
6 2 (1.49%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.75%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.75%) IIS
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 34 (25.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.96%) IaaS
1 12 (8.96%) PaaS
1 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.99%) Trello
3 4 (2.99%) Basecamp
4 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) Internet
2 2 (1.49%) Intranet
3 1 (0.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (45.52%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.16%) MongoDB
3 13 (9.70%) MySQL
4 12 (8.96%) NoSQL
5 11 (8.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (5.22%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.22%) CouchDB
6 7 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.22%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.99%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (15.67%) Jenkins
2 20 (14.93%) Subversion
3 18 (13.43%) NUnit
4 17 (12.69%) Maven
5 15 (11.19%) Moq
5 15 (11.19%) MSTest
6 11 (8.21%) JUnit
6 11 (8.21%) Hudson
6 11 (8.21%) JIRA
7 9 (6.72%) Apache Ivy
8 8 (5.97%) Ant
8 8 (5.97%) Git (software)
9 7 (5.22%) Mockito
9 7 (5.22%) Gradle
10 5 (3.73%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.73%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.24%) RequisitePro
11 3 (2.24%) PowerBuilder
11 3 (2.24%) Axure RP
11 3 (2.24%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (6.72%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Multimedia
3 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.49%) Games
4 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 106 (79.10%) Developer
2 33 (24.63%) Java Developer
3 28 (20.90%) .NET Developer
4 20 (14.93%) Software Engineer
5 18 (13.43%) Software Developer
6 13 (9.70%) Programmer
7 10 (7.46%) Junior
7 10 (7.46%) Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Junior Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Consultant
9 8 (5.97%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Java Programmer
9 8 (5.97%) Java Consultant
9 8 (5.97%) Developer Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Graduate
11 5 (3.73%) PHP Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Junior Software Developer
12 4 (2.99%) UI Programmer
12 4 (2.99%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (49.25%) HTML
2 57 (42.54%) .NET
3 55 (41.04%) XML
4 36 (26.87%) CSS
5 32 (23.88%) HTML5
6 31 (23.13%) WCF
7 29 (21.64%) jQuery
8 28 (20.90%) Spring
8 28 (20.90%) Web Services
9 25 (18.66%) ASP.NET
9 25 (18.66%) Hibernate
10 24 (17.91%) .NET Framework
10 24 (17.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 23 (17.16%) SOAP
12 21 (15.67%) WinForms
13 19 (14.18%) J2EE
14 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (11.19%) REST
16 14 (10.45%) XSLT
17 13 (9.70%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.42%) Open Source
2 11 (8.21%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.97%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.73%) User Experience
4 5 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.99%) Statistics
5 4 (2.99%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.99%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.24%) RIA
6 3 (2.24%) Physics
7 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.49%) Arduino
8 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.75%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.45%) Linux
2 7 (5.22%) Windows
3 5 (3.73%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.73%) Android
4 4 (2.99%) UNIX
5 2 (1.49%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.99%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (39.55%) TDD
3 45 (33.58%) MVC
4 38 (28.36%) Software Engineering
5 37 (27.61%) Scrum
6 28 (20.90%) OOP
7 26 (19.40%) OOD
8 23 (17.16%) Release Management
9 22 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (14.18%) Unit Testing
11 16 (11.94%) DevOps
11 16 (11.94%) OOA/OOD
11 16 (11.94%) RUP
11 16 (11.94%) DSDM
12 14 (10.45%) Configuration Management
13 13 (9.70%) UML
13 13 (9.70%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (9.70%) Mentoring
14 12 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (8.96%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 74 (55.22%) Java
2 63 (47.01%) C#
3 55 (41.04%) JavaScript
4 42 (31.34%) SQL
5 27 (20.15%) PHP
6 26 (19.40%) C++
7 18 (13.43%) Groovy
8 14 (10.45%) Scala
9 11 (8.21%) VB.NET
9 11 (8.21%) Clojure
10 10 (7.46%) Perl
11 8 (5.97%) T-SQL
12 7 (5.22%) Python
13 4 (2.99%) PHP5
13 4 (2.99%) VB
14 3 (2.24%) C
15 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (14.93%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) ISEB
3 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 48 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.70%) Oracle
3 12 (8.96%) IBM
4 11 (8.21%) Twitter
5 10 (7.46%) Adobe
6 4 (2.99%) Zend
7 3 (2.24%) Wind River
7 3 (2.24%) Coverity
8 2 (1.49%) iRise
9 1 (0.75%) HP
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