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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 58 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 34 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.14% 1.73% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 2.20% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 19
Average salary £36,750 £36,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
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
821 908 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.88% 78.55% 74.53%
Number of salaries quoted 731 814 605
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 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
Torfaen +6 19 £42,500 +28.78% 2
Cardiff - 6 £33,055 - 3
Bridgend +15 3 £36,500 +12.30%
Newport +8 3 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Neath Port Talbot +1 2 £35,500 -7.79%
OOD
Wales

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 42 (67.74%) HTML
2 37 (59.68%) .NET
3 35 (56.45%) HTML5
4 30 (48.39%) C++
5 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
6 27 (43.55%) OO
7 26 (41.94%) CSS
7 26 (41.94%) Java
8 23 (37.10%) Windows
8 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
9 21 (33.87%) C#
9 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
10 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
10 20 (32.26%) XML
11 19 (30.65%) OOP
11 19 (30.65%) TDD
12 18 (29.03%) WCF
12 18 (29.03%) Scrum
12 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
13 17 (27.42%) MVC
14 16 (25.81%) Mac OS
14 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (24.19%) SQL
16 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (22.58%) CSS3
16 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
17 13 (20.97%) IPTV
17 13 (20.97%) Multimedia
17 13 (20.97%) DTV

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.84%) Node.js
3 2 (3.23%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (19.35%) IaaS
2 12 (19.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
2 3 (4.84%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MSTest
1 10 (16.13%) Moq
1 10 (16.13%) NUnit
2 4 (6.45%) Maven
2 4 (6.45%) Ant
3 3 (4.84%) JUnit
3 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (20.97%) Multimedia
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (82.26%) Developer
2 19 (30.65%) Software Developer
3 18 (29.03%) Software Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) .NET Developer
5 10 (16.13%) C++ Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Java Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (9.68%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Integration Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (4.84%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (4.84%) C Developer
10 3 (4.84%) C Software Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Node.js Developer
11 2 (3.23%) Sitecore Developer
12 1 (1.61%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (67.74%) HTML
2 37 (59.68%) .NET
3 35 (56.45%) HTML5
4 26 (41.94%) CSS
5 20 (32.26%) XML
6 18 (29.03%) WCF
7 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (22.58%) CSS3
8 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
9 12 (19.35%) WinForms
9 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
11 8 (12.90%) J2EE
11 8 (12.90%) Spring
11 8 (12.90%) Hibernate
12 7 (11.29%) jQuery
13 5 (8.06%) REST
14 4 (6.45%) JSON
15 2 (3.23%) SignalR
15 2 (3.23%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) IPTV
1 13 (20.97%) DTV
2 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.45%) Open Source
5 4 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Windows
2 16 (25.81%) Mac OS
3 10 (16.13%) Apple iOS
3 10 (16.13%) Android
4 7 (11.29%) Windows Phone
5 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (1.61%) UNIX
7 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (43.55%) OO
3 21 (33.87%) Software Engineering
4 19 (30.65%) OOP
4 19 (30.65%) TDD
5 18 (29.03%) Scrum
6 17 (27.42%) MVC
7 10 (16.13%) Product Management
8 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
9 7 (11.29%) Change Management
9 7 (11.29%) Android Development
9 7 (11.29%) iOS Development
10 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
11 5 (8.06%) SOA
11 5 (8.06%) Mobile Application Development
12 4 (6.45%) Business Development
12 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (6.45%) Release Management
12 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) C++
2 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
3 26 (41.94%) Java
4 21 (33.87%) C#
5 15 (24.19%) SQL
6 9 (14.52%) C
7 5 (8.06%) XAML
8 3 (4.84%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.84%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.61%) Python
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
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