The table below looks at the statistics for OOP 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 OOP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 67 54 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 31 51 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.64% 4.20% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 5.08% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 44 16
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
OOP
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
927 1004 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.03% 82.77% 83.93%
Number of salaries quoted 804 875 637
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

OOP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

OOP Salary Trend in South Wales

OOP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

OOP Salary Histogram in South Wales

OOP
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 OOP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Cardiff -2 24 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Bridgend -6 5 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Torfaen -7 1 £22,500 -47.05%
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 60 (68.97%) HTML
1 60 (68.97%) Java
1 60 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 56 (64.37%) CSS
3 51 (58.62%) OO
3 51 (58.62%) jQuery
4 49 (56.32%) Web Development
5 45 (51.72%) Git (software)
6 44 (50.57%) Ajax
7 40 (45.98%) Subversion
8 35 (40.23%) Spring
9 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (37.93%) MVC
9 33 (37.93%) Degree
10 32 (36.78%) AngularJS
11 30 (34.48%) DHTML
12 29 (33.33%) PHP
13 28 (32.18%) Computer Science
14 25 (28.74%) JSP
14 25 (28.74%) Struts
14 25 (28.74%) Web 2.0
15 24 (27.59%) Marketing
16 22 (25.29%) C++
17 21 (24.14%) SQL
18 20 (22.99%) JPA
19 16 (18.39%) JDBC
19 16 (18.39%) XML
19 16 (18.39%) HTML5
19 16 (18.39%) JSON
19 16 (18.39%) CSS3

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.64%) Apache
1 11 (12.64%) Node.js
2 5 (5.75%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) MySQL
2 9 (10.34%) Amazon Redshift
2 9 (10.34%) Big Data
2 9 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.30%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (51.72%) Git (software)
2 40 (45.98%) Subversion
3 4 (4.60%) JUnit
4 2 (2.30%) Grunt
General
1 24 (27.59%) Marketing
2 11 (12.64%) Advertising
3 7 (8.05%) Games
4 4 (4.60%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (96.55%) Developer
2 33 (37.93%) Web Developer
3 28 (32.18%) Senior Developer
4 27 (31.03%) Java Developer
5 20 (22.99%) Senior Web Developer
6 18 (20.69%) PHP Developer
7 14 (16.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (14.94%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (11.49%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (11.49%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (10.34%) Software Developer
11 7 (8.05%) Mid-Level Java Developer
12 5 (5.75%) Junior
13 4 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (4.60%) Junior Developer
13 4 (4.60%) Senior PHP Developer
14 2 (2.30%) C Developer
14 2 (2.30%) C/C++ Developer
14 2 (2.30%) CSS Developer
14 2 (2.30%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (68.97%) HTML
2 56 (64.37%) CSS
3 51 (58.62%) jQuery
4 44 (50.57%) Ajax
5 35 (40.23%) Spring
6 32 (36.78%) AngularJS
7 30 (34.48%) DHTML
8 25 (28.74%) JSP
8 25 (28.74%) Struts
9 20 (22.99%) JPA
10 16 (18.39%) CSS3
10 16 (18.39%) Ext JS
10 16 (18.39%) HTML5
10 16 (18.39%) JDBC
10 16 (18.39%) JSON
10 16 (18.39%) XML
11 15 (17.24%) SOAP
12 14 (16.09%) Web Services
13 11 (12.64%) RESTful
13 11 (12.64%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.18%) Computer Science
2 25 (28.74%) Web 2.0
3 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.05%) User Experience
5 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.09%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (58.62%) OO
2 49 (56.32%) Web Development
3 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.93%) MVC
4 14 (16.09%) SDLC
4 14 (16.09%) Web Design
5 12 (13.79%) Waterfall
6 11 (12.64%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (11.49%) Web Application Development
8 9 (10.34%) BDD
8 9 (10.34%) OOD
8 9 (10.34%) Scrum
8 9 (10.34%) TDD
9 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.05%) DevOps
11 6 (6.90%) Front End Development
12 2 (2.30%) Coaching
12 2 (2.30%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.30%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (68.97%) Java
1 60 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 29 (33.33%) PHP
3 22 (25.29%) C++
4 21 (24.14%) SQL
5 15 (17.24%) C#
6 9 (10.34%) Python
6 9 (10.34%) Ruby
7 2 (2.30%) ABAP
7 2 (2.30%) C
8 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (37.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) HND
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.64%) Adobe
3 9 (10.34%) TOWER Software
4 2 (2.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle
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Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago