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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 58 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing OOP 42 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.35% 2.75% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 3.61% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 46
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1035 830 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 82.54% 76.15% 78.84%
Number of salaries quoted 889 757 794
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,096
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(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
Cardiff +8 28 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Glamorgan - 6 £35,000 -
Bridgend -7 3 £33,500 +7.20% 1
Monmouthshire - 3 £40,000 -
Torfaen -11 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Newport -12 1 £21,500 -49.41%
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (52.86%) HTML
1 37 (52.86%) JavaScript
2 34 (48.57%) CSS
3 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (44.29%) PHP
5 28 (40.00%) OO
5 28 (40.00%) jQuery
6 24 (34.29%) MySQL
7 23 (32.86%) MVC
8 21 (30.00%) Scrum
9 20 (28.57%) Java
10 19 (27.14%) Web Development
11 18 (25.71%) C++
12 17 (24.29%) C#
12 17 (24.29%) Git (software)
12 17 (24.29%) MongoDB
13 15 (21.43%) Degree
13 15 (21.43%) Windows
14 13 (18.57%) .NET
14 13 (18.57%) SQL
14 13 (18.57%) TDD
15 12 (17.14%) Subversion
15 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio
16 11 (15.71%) HTML5
16 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
17 10 (14.29%) JSON
17 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
18 9 (12.86%) OOD
18 9 (12.86%) Ajax
18 9 (12.86%) SDLC

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (11.43%) Node.js
2 4 (5.71%) Apache
3 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.43%) WildFly
4 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) SSH
2 2 (2.86%) Broadband
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.29%) MySQL
2 17 (24.29%) MongoDB
3 8 (11.43%) Big Data
3 8 (11.43%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 12 (17.14%) Subversion
3 5 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.29%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.43%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (8.57%) Advertising
2 4 (5.71%) Marketing
3 3 (4.29%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (90.00%) Developer
2 23 (32.86%) PHP Developer
3 17 (24.29%) Senior Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Software Developer
5 10 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Junior
9 3 (4.29%) C++ Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.86%) C++ Programmer
10 2 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.86%) Programmer
10 2 (2.86%) Mid-Level Java Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.86%) HTML
2 34 (48.57%) CSS
3 28 (40.00%) jQuery
4 13 (18.57%) .NET
5 11 (15.71%) HTML5
5 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
6 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 10 (14.29%) JSON
7 9 (12.86%) Ajax
8 7 (10.00%) Spring
8 7 (10.00%) Web Services
8 7 (10.00%) XML
8 7 (10.00%) DHTML
8 7 (10.00%) CSS3
9 6 (8.57%) WinForms
9 6 (8.57%) Symfony
10 5 (7.14%) Struts
10 5 (7.14%) JSP
10 5 (7.14%) Laravel
11 4 (5.71%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Web 2.0
1 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) DTV
3 2 (2.86%) IPTV
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
4 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Mac OS
3 5 (7.14%) Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.00%) OO
3 23 (32.86%) MVC
4 21 (30.00%) Scrum
5 19 (27.14%) Web Development
6 13 (18.57%) TDD
7 9 (12.86%) OOD
7 9 (12.86%) SDLC
8 8 (11.43%) BDD
9 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.14%) OO PHP
11 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.71%) Web Design
11 4 (5.71%) Change Management
11 4 (5.71%) Automated Testing
11 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.29%) MVVM
12 3 (4.29%) UML
13 1 (1.43%) API Development
13 1 (1.43%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) JavaScript
2 31 (44.29%) PHP
3 20 (28.57%) Java
4 18 (25.71%) C++
5 17 (24.29%) C#
6 13 (18.57%) SQL
7 8 (11.43%) VB.NET
7 8 (11.43%) Python
7 8 (11.43%) Ruby
7 8 (11.43%) PHP5
8 3 (4.29%) Scala
8 3 (4.29%) C
8 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.29%) Perl
9 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.43%) VBA
9 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
1 8 (11.43%) TOWER Software
2 7 (10.00%) Zend
3 5 (7.14%) Facebook
3 5 (7.14%) Twitter
3 5 (7.14%) Apple
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle
5 1 (1.43%) Google
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