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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 68 42 64
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +22
Permanent jobs citing OOP 28 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.52% 4.21% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 5.58% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27 44 20
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,065 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
812 878 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 73.22% 75.43% 74.35%
Number of salaries quoted 738 782 590
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 £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 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
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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 0 13 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Cardiff -26 7 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Bridgend +15 5 £27,500 - 2
Newport +7 2 £42,500 +8.97%
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 29 (59.18%) OO
2 26 (53.06%) C++
3 20 (40.82%) C#
3 20 (40.82%) Java
3 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
4 19 (38.78%) CSS
5 16 (32.65%) HTML
6 15 (30.61%) OOD
6 15 (30.61%) jQuery
7 14 (28.57%) .NET
8 13 (26.53%) Windows
8 13 (26.53%) MVC
8 13 (26.53%) Mac OS
9 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
10 11 (22.45%) IPTV
10 11 (22.45%) DTV
10 11 (22.45%) C
11 10 (20.41%) Scrum
11 10 (20.41%) Multimedia
12 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
12 9 (18.37%) PHP
12 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
13 8 (16.33%) Degree
13 8 (16.33%) JSON
13 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
14 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
15 6 (12.24%) Change Management

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
1 3 (6.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Ant
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.08%) JUnit
3 2 (4.08%) Subversion
3 2 (4.08%) Maven
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) NetBeans
General
1 10 (20.41%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
2 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (87.76%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Software Developer
3 10 (20.41%) C++ Developer
4 7 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Programmer
6 4 (8.16%) Perl Developer
6 4 (8.16%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.16%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Perl Programmer
6 4 (8.16%) C Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Graduate
7 3 (6.12%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) CSS
2 16 (32.65%) HTML
3 15 (30.61%) jQuery
4 14 (28.57%) .NET
5 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
5 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
6 8 (16.33%) JSON
7 5 (10.20%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (10.20%) NHibernate
7 5 (10.20%) SOAP
8 4 (8.16%) STL
8 4 (8.16%) Web Services
8 4 (8.16%) XML
8 4 (8.16%) XHTML
8 4 (8.16%) SVG
8 4 (8.16%) OAuth
8 4 (8.16%) Qt
8 4 (8.16%) RESTful
8 4 (8.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) DTV
1 11 (22.45%) IPTV
2 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Arduino
4 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
1 13 (26.53%) Mac OS
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Android
3 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) OO
2 15 (30.61%) OOD
3 13 (26.53%) MVC
4 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
5 10 (20.41%) Scrum
6 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.24%) Change Management
9 5 (10.20%) Time Management
9 5 (10.20%) Project Management
9 5 (10.20%) TDD
10 4 (8.16%) UML
11 3 (6.12%) Cyber Security
11 3 (6.12%) Content Management
12 2 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
13 1 (2.04%) BDD
13 1 (2.04%) Game Development
13 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) C++
2 20 (40.82%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
2 20 (40.82%) C#
3 11 (22.45%) C
4 9 (18.37%) PHP
5 5 (10.20%) SQL
6 4 (8.16%) Perl
6 4 (8.16%) PHP5
6 4 (8.16%) Scala
7 3 (6.12%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.08%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.04%) Ruby
9 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Zend
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) TOWER Software
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