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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 57 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 36 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.25% 1.97% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 2.61% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 20
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
810 882 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 73.04% 75.64% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 738 789 579
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,096 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +4 19 £36,000 - 1
Cardiff - 7 £35,000 - 2
Bridgend +17 5 £36,500 +1.38%
Newport +6 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Neath Port Talbot 0 1 £35,500 -7.79% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £42,500 -
OOD
Wales

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 40 (65.57%) HTML
2 38 (62.30%) .NET
3 34 (55.74%) HTML5
4 31 (50.82%) C++
5 28 (45.90%) OO
6 27 (44.26%) Java
7 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
8 25 (40.98%) CSS
9 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
9 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (36.07%) Windows
11 21 (34.43%) C#
11 21 (34.43%) Scrum
11 21 (34.43%) Software Engineering
12 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
13 18 (29.51%) XML
13 18 (29.51%) TDD
13 18 (29.51%) MVC
14 17 (27.87%) MS Excel
15 16 (26.23%) OOP
15 16 (26.23%) WCF
16 15 (24.59%) CSS3
16 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (22.95%) Mac OS
18 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (21.31%) Multimedia
18 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
19 12 (19.67%) IPTV
19 12 (19.67%) DTV
19 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.92%) Node.js
2 2 (3.28%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (27.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (18.03%) PaaS
2 11 (18.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) HTTP
1 3 (4.92%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MSTest
1 9 (14.75%) Moq
1 9 (14.75%) NUnit
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Ant
2 3 (4.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
3 2 (3.28%) JUnit
3 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (21.31%) Multimedia
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (80.33%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Software Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Software Engineer
4 14 (22.95%) .NET Developer
5 9 (14.75%) C++ Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Sitecore Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Android Developer
10 2 (3.28%) C Developer
10 2 (3.28%) C Software Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Architect
10 2 (3.28%) .NET Architect
10 2 (3.28%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (65.57%) HTML
2 38 (62.30%) .NET
3 34 (55.74%) HTML5
4 25 (40.98%) CSS
5 18 (29.51%) XML
6 16 (26.23%) WCF
7 15 (24.59%) CSS3
7 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
9 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
10 11 (18.03%) WinForms
10 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (11.48%) Hibernate
11 7 (11.48%) J2EE
11 7 (11.48%) Spring
12 6 (9.84%) jQuery
13 4 (6.56%) REST
13 4 (6.56%) JSON
14 2 (3.28%) SignalR
14 2 (3.28%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) IPTV
1 12 (19.67%) DTV
2 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.20%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.20%) Physics
4 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.56%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 14 (22.95%) Mac OS
3 11 (18.03%) Android
4 9 (14.75%) Apple iOS
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Phone
6 5 (8.20%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.90%) OO
2 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (34.43%) Scrum
3 21 (34.43%) Software Engineering
4 18 (29.51%) TDD
4 18 (29.51%) MVC
5 16 (26.23%) OOP
6 9 (14.75%) Android Development
6 9 (14.75%) Product Management
7 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.48%) Change Management
8 7 (11.48%) SOA
8 7 (11.48%) iOS Development
9 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.20%) Integration Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (8.20%) Release Management
9 5 (8.20%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (8.20%) Software Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) C++
2 27 (44.26%) Java
3 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
4 21 (34.43%) C#
5 12 (19.67%) SQL
6 9 (14.75%) C
7 5 (8.20%) XAML
8 3 (4.92%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.28%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle
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