The table below looks at the statistics for OOD 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 OOD over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 77 67 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs citing OOD 23 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.89% 1.88% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 2.28% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
OOD
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
982 832 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.69% 82.13% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 850 702 707
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

OOD
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

OOD Salary Trend in South Wales

OOD
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in South Wales

OOD
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 OOD within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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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
Torfaen -4 17 £41,250 -17.50%
Glamorgan - 2 £37,500 -
Newport -18 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Cardiff - 1 £38,500 - 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £43,500 -
OOD
Wales

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 40 (56.34%) OO
2 33 (46.48%) OOP
3 31 (43.66%) C++
4 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
5 23 (32.39%) Multimedia
5 23 (32.39%) Windows
6 21 (29.58%) Mac OS
7 19 (26.76%) Apple iOS
8 18 (25.35%) C
8 18 (25.35%) DTV
9 16 (22.54%) Degree
9 16 (22.54%) iOS Development
10 15 (21.13%) Objective-C
10 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (21.13%) HTML
11 12 (16.90%) Scrum
11 12 (16.90%) C#
11 12 (16.90%) .NET
11 12 (16.90%) IPTV
12 11 (15.49%) HTML5
12 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
12 11 (15.49%) SQL
12 11 (15.49%) UML
12 11 (15.49%) Apple
13 10 (14.08%) Java
13 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (12.68%) REST
14 9 (12.68%) Oracle
14 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
14 9 (12.68%) TDD

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (9.86%) Node.js
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) PaaS
3 2 (2.82%) IaaS
3 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Network Security
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Xcode
2 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) Ant
3 3 (4.23%) JUnit
3 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.23%) Subversion
3 3 (4.23%) Maven
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.82%) NUnit
4 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.41%) MSTest
5 1 (1.41%) Moq
5 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (32.39%) Multimedia
2 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Advertising
4 2 (2.82%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Finance
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (63.38%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) iOS Developer
2 13 (18.31%) Software Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) Software Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.27%) C++ Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.45%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 6 (8.45%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (8.45%) Programmer
5 6 (8.45%) Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (7.04%) Developer Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Microstrategy Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Multimedia Developer
7 4 (5.63%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) HTML
2 12 (16.90%) .NET
3 11 (15.49%) HTML5
4 9 (12.68%) REST
5 8 (11.27%) iOS SDK
5 8 (11.27%) JSON
5 8 (11.27%) CSS
5 8 (11.27%) XML
6 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
6 7 (9.86%) Cocoa
7 6 (8.45%) Hibernate
7 6 (8.45%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.45%) Spring
7 6 (8.45%) J2EE
7 6 (8.45%) Cocoa Touch
8 5 (7.04%) WCF
8 5 (7.04%) jQuery
9 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (5.63%) XHTML
10 3 (4.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) DTV
2 12 (16.90%) IPTV
3 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.04%) Client/Server
5 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
5 5 (7.04%) Data Structures
5 5 (7.04%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.63%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (4.23%) iPhone
8 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 21 (29.58%) Mac OS
3 19 (26.76%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.04%) Android
5 3 (4.23%) Linux
6 1 (1.41%) UNIX
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) OO
2 33 (46.48%) OOP
3 24 (33.80%) Software Engineering
4 16 (22.54%) iOS Development
5 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.90%) Scrum
7 11 (15.49%) UML
8 9 (12.68%) TDD
9 8 (11.27%) Change Management
9 8 (11.27%) Cyber Security
10 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (8.45%) MVC
12 5 (7.04%) Workflow
12 5 (7.04%) Data Security
12 5 (7.04%) Business Analysis
12 5 (7.04%) Project Planning
12 5 (7.04%) Memory Management
12 5 (7.04%) Multithreading
12 5 (7.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.66%) C++
2 18 (25.35%) C
3 15 (21.13%) Objective-C
4 12 (16.90%) C#
5 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.49%) SQL
6 10 (14.08%) Java
7 7 (9.86%) Embedded C
8 6 (8.45%) PHP
9 3 (4.23%) Embedded C++
9 3 (4.23%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Apple
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.45%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.41%) Zend
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