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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 48 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOP 56 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.66% 1.19% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 1.50% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 48 9 20
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £35,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
967 666 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.45% 79.57% 75.73%
Number of salaries quoted 840 556 625
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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 +3 25 £35,000 +3.70% 12
Torfaen -8 13 £42,500 +25.00% 1
Bridgend +8 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Newport -2 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Glamorgan - 2 £37,500 -
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 42 (40.00%) C++
1 42 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 40 (38.10%) HTML
3 34 (32.38%) PHP
4 33 (31.43%) Java
5 31 (29.52%) C
5 31 (29.52%) C#
5 31 (29.52%) OOD
6 30 (28.57%) CSS
6 30 (28.57%) jQuery
7 29 (27.62%) OO
7 29 (27.62%) Software Engineering
8 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (20.95%) Scrum
10 21 (20.00%) MVC
10 21 (20.00%) Multimedia
10 21 (20.00%) Windows
11 20 (19.05%) Web Services
12 19 (18.10%) HTML5
13 18 (17.14%) Mac OS
13 18 (17.14%) MySQL
14 17 (16.19%) TDD
15 16 (15.24%) Web Development
16 15 (14.29%) SQL
16 15 (14.29%) STL
16 15 (14.29%) Qt
16 15 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 14 (13.33%) PHP5
17 14 (13.33%) Python
18 13 (12.38%) DTV

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 9 (8.57%) Apache
2 5 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.81%) Node.js
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) SSH
2 1 (0.95%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) DVB
2 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) MySQL
2 12 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.90%) MS Access
6 2 (1.90%) Big Data
7 1 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Eclipse
2 7 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.76%) Ant
3 5 (4.76%) JUnit
3 5 (4.76%) Maven
3 5 (4.76%) Subversion
4 3 (2.86%) NetBeans
5 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.95%) Mocha
6 1 (0.95%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.95%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.95%) Selenium
6 1 (0.95%) MorphX
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 4 (3.81%) Advertising
3 3 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (74.29%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) C++ Developer
3 19 (18.10%) Software Engineer
4 18 (17.14%) Software Developer
4 18 (17.14%) PHP Developer
5 14 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Senior Developer
7 12 (11.43%) Web Developer
8 11 (10.48%) C Developer
9 9 (8.57%) Programmer
9 9 (8.57%) Java Developer
10 7 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
11 6 (5.71%) PHP Programmer
11 6 (5.71%) Senior PHP Developer
11 6 (5.71%) C++/C# Developer
11 6 (5.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (4.76%) Technical Leader
12 5 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
13 4 (3.81%) Multimedia Developer
13 4 (3.81%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.10%) HTML
2 30 (28.57%) CSS
2 30 (28.57%) jQuery
3 20 (19.05%) Web Services
4 19 (18.10%) HTML5
5 15 (14.29%) STL
5 15 (14.29%) Qt
5 15 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 13 (12.38%) .NET
7 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET
8 10 (9.52%) J2EE
8 10 (9.52%) JSON
9 9 (8.57%) Spring
10 8 (7.62%) CSS3
11 7 (6.67%) Ajax
12 6 (5.71%) Hibernate
12 6 (5.71%) XML
12 6 (5.71%) Zend Framework
12 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (4.76%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) DTV
2 8 (7.62%) IPTV
2 8 (7.62%) Digital Media
3 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.76%) Statistics
5 4 (3.81%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.95%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.00%) Windows
2 18 (17.14%) Mac OS
3 10 (9.52%) Linux
4 9 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) OOD
2 29 (27.62%) OO
2 29 (27.62%) Software Engineering
3 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (20.95%) Scrum
5 21 (20.00%) MVC
6 17 (16.19%) TDD
7 16 (15.24%) Web Development
8 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.57%) BDD
10 5 (4.76%) DevOps
10 5 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (3.81%) Web Design
11 4 (3.81%) Change Management
11 4 (3.81%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.81%) iOS Development
11 4 (3.81%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (2.86%) MVVM
12 3 (2.86%) Cyber Security
12 3 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.00%) C++
1 42 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 34 (32.38%) PHP
3 33 (31.43%) Java
4 31 (29.52%) C
4 31 (29.52%) C#
5 15 (14.29%) SQL
6 14 (13.33%) PHP5
6 14 (13.33%) Python
7 10 (9.52%) Perl
8 7 (6.67%) Ruby
9 6 (5.71%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.71%) Embedded C
10 5 (4.76%) Scala
11 4 (3.81%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.81%) VBA
11 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.81%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.95%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (5.71%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (9.52%) Zend
2 8 (7.62%) Oracle
3 7 (6.67%) TOWER Software
4 4 (3.81%) Apple
5 2 (1.90%) Adobe
6 1 (0.95%) Twitter
6 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.95%) Sony
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + £3K Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
People Source
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago