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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 59 76 60
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing OOD 34 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.02% 1.93% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 2.38% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 24
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
863 881 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.71% 81.12% 67.20%
Number of salaries quoted 756 790 539
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,148 £27,500 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 +6 15 £42,500 +14.86% 4
Cardiff +2 13 £30,565 -23.58% 2
Neath Port Talbot +11 3 £38,500 +10.00%
Newport +8 2 £42,500 +6.25% 2
OOD
Wales

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 36 (52.17%) OO
2 31 (44.93%) OOP
3 28 (40.58%) C++
4 25 (36.23%) HTML
5 23 (33.33%) Windows
6 22 (31.88%) Multimedia
6 22 (31.88%) Mac OS
7 20 (28.99%) Java
7 20 (28.99%) XML
7 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
7 20 (28.99%) HTML5
8 19 (27.54%) SQL
8 19 (27.54%) DTV
9 18 (26.09%) .NET
9 18 (26.09%) IPTV
10 16 (23.19%) C
10 16 (23.19%) C#
10 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
10 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (21.74%) Degree
12 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
12 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
12 14 (20.29%) WCF
12 14 (20.29%) Apple iOS
13 13 (18.84%) CSS
14 12 (17.39%) Oracle
14 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
15 11 (15.94%) J2EE
15 11 (15.94%) Hibernate
15 11 (15.94%) TDD

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (11.59%) PaaS
2 6 (8.70%) IaaS
3 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.35%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.90%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) DVB
4 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.90%) Big Data
4 2 (2.90%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Ant
1 6 (8.70%) JUnit
1 6 (8.70%) Eclipse
1 6 (8.70%) NUnit
1 6 (8.70%) Subversion
1 6 (8.70%) Maven
1 6 (8.70%) MSTest
1 6 (8.70%) Moq
1 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) Xcode
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (31.88%) Multimedia
2 10 (14.49%) Banking
2 10 (14.49%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.25%) Advertising
4 4 (5.80%) Finance
5 3 (4.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (79.71%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) Software Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) C++ Developer
4 11 (15.94%) Java Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (13.04%) .NET Developer
7 7 (10.14%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) iOS Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (8.70%) Programmer
8 6 (8.70%) Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) C++ Software Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Programmer
9 5 (7.25%) Developer Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Microstrategy Developer
9 5 (7.25%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.23%) HTML
2 20 (28.99%) XML
2 20 (28.99%) HTML5
3 18 (26.09%) .NET
4 14 (20.29%) WCF
5 13 (18.84%) CSS
6 11 (15.94%) J2EE
6 11 (15.94%) Hibernate
6 11 (15.94%) Spring
6 11 (15.94%) .NET Framework
7 10 (14.49%) REST
8 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
10 7 (10.14%) JSON
11 6 (8.70%) WinForms
11 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (7.25%) jQuery
12 5 (7.25%) Ajax
12 5 (7.25%) XHTML
13 4 (5.80%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) DTV
2 18 (26.09%) IPTV
3 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.59%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.80%) Open Source
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 22 (31.88%) Mac OS
3 14 (20.29%) Apple iOS
4 8 (11.59%) Android
5 3 (4.35%) UNIX
5 3 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) OO
2 31 (44.93%) OOP
3 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
4 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (15.94%) TDD
6 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.04%) Scrum
8 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
8 8 (11.59%) iOS Development
9 7 (10.14%) Change Management
9 7 (10.14%) MVC
10 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.70%) Cyber Security
10 6 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (7.25%) Product Management
11 5 (7.25%) UML
11 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (4.35%) Mobile Marketing
13 3 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.58%) C++
2 20 (28.99%) Java
3 19 (27.54%) SQL
4 16 (23.19%) C
4 16 (23.19%) C#
5 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.14%) Objective-C
7 5 (7.25%) Embedded C
8 4 (5.80%) Embedded C++
8 4 (5.80%) PHP
9 3 (4.35%) Python
10 2 (2.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.39%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.45%) Apple
4 1 (1.45%) Zend
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