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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 65 86 56
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Permanent jobs citing OOD 29 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.58% 1.34% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 1.63% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 27
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,135 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,500 £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
863 983 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.78% 82.19% 68.38%
Number of salaries quoted 732 883 587
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +5 12 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Cardiff +6 11 £30,565 -30.13%
Newport +16 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Neath Port Talbot +11 3 £38,500 +10.00% 1
OOD
Wales

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 32 (50.79%) OO
2 28 (44.44%) OOP
2 28 (44.44%) HTML
3 26 (41.27%) C++
4 23 (36.51%) Java
4 23 (36.51%) HTML5
5 22 (34.92%) Windows
6 21 (33.33%) .NET
7 20 (31.75%) Mac OS
7 20 (31.75%) Software Engineering
8 19 (30.16%) Multimedia
9 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (28.57%) XML
10 17 (26.98%) CSS
10 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
11 16 (25.40%) C#
11 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
11 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
12 15 (23.81%) DTV
12 15 (23.81%) IPTV
13 14 (22.22%) WCF
13 14 (22.22%) SQL
14 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
15 12 (19.05%) C
15 12 (19.05%) Apple iOS
15 12 (19.05%) Degree
16 11 (17.46%) .NET Framework
16 11 (17.46%) Spring
16 11 (17.46%) J2EE
16 11 (17.46%) Hibernate

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.35%) Node.js
3 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) PaaS
2 6 (9.52%) IaaS
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) HTTP
2 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.17%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Ant
1 6 (9.52%) JUnit
1 6 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 6 (9.52%) Subversion
1 6 (9.52%) Maven
1 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.94%) NUnit
2 5 (7.94%) MSTest
2 5 (7.94%) Moq
3 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 19 (30.16%) Multimedia
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
2 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Advertising
4 3 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (80.95%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Software Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Software Engineer
4 12 (19.05%) C++ Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Java Developer
5 11 (17.46%) .NET Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 6 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
9 5 (7.94%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (6.35%) C Developer
10 4 (6.35%) C Software Engineer
10 4 (6.35%) iOS Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Node.js Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
11 3 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) HTML
2 23 (36.51%) HTML5
3 21 (33.33%) .NET
4 18 (28.57%) XML
5 17 (26.98%) CSS
6 14 (22.22%) WCF
7 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (17.46%) J2EE
7 11 (17.46%) Hibernate
7 11 (17.46%) Spring
7 11 (17.46%) .NET Framework
8 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
9 8 (12.70%) REST
10 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (9.52%) WinForms
11 5 (7.94%) Ajax
11 5 (7.94%) JSON
11 5 (7.94%) XHTML
11 5 (7.94%) CSS3
11 5 (7.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) DTV
1 15 (23.81%) IPTV
2 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.70%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.35%) Open Source
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Mac OS
3 12 (19.05%) Apple iOS
4 8 (12.70%) Android
5 3 (4.76%) UNIX
5 3 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) OO
2 28 (44.44%) OOP
3 20 (31.75%) Software Engineering
4 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.46%) Scrum
6 10 (15.87%) TDD
7 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.11%) Change Management
8 7 (11.11%) MVC
8 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (9.52%) iOS Development
10 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.94%) Product Management
11 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.35%) Cyber Security
12 3 (4.76%) Mobile Marketing
12 3 (4.76%) Content Management
12 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.27%) C++
2 23 (36.51%) Java
3 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.40%) C#
5 14 (22.22%) SQL
6 12 (19.05%) C
7 4 (6.35%) Embedded C
7 4 (6.35%) Embedded C++
7 4 (6.35%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.76%) Python
8 3 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.59%) Zend
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