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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 53 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing OOP 42 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.53% 1.98% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 2.41% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 23
Average salary £35,000 £30,185 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.95% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,154 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £34,100 £40,000
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
952 830 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.93% 82.26% 74.95%
Number of salaries quoted 818 701 706
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +14 25 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Torfaen -12 11 £42,750 +37.90%
Glamorgan - 2 £37,500 -
Bridgend +3 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Newport -7 1 £42,500 +13.33% 2
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 36 (42.35%) JavaScript
2 35 (41.18%) C++
3 32 (37.65%) HTML
3 32 (37.65%) OOD
4 31 (36.47%) PHP
5 28 (32.94%) Windows
5 28 (32.94%) jQuery
6 26 (30.59%) Software Engineering
6 26 (30.59%) CSS
7 23 (27.06%) C
7 23 (27.06%) Scrum
7 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (25.88%) OO
9 21 (24.71%) Mac OS
10 20 (23.53%) C#
10 20 (23.53%) MySQL
10 20 (23.53%) Multimedia
11 17 (20.00%) Web Development
11 17 (20.00%) Java
12 16 (18.82%) MVC
12 16 (18.82%) PHP5
13 14 (16.47%) HTML5
14 13 (15.29%) DTV
14 13 (15.29%) MongoDB
15 12 (14.12%) .NET
15 12 (14.12%) TDD
15 12 (14.12%) Zend
16 11 (12.94%) Web Services
16 11 (12.94%) SQL
17 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 7 (8.24%) Apache
2 5 (5.88%) Node.js
3 4 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) SSH
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) MySQL
2 13 (15.29%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.35%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.53%) MSBuild
3 3 (3.53%) Subversion
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.35%) Ant
4 2 (2.35%) JUnit
4 2 (2.35%) Maven
4 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.18%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (23.53%) Multimedia
2 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (75.29%) Developer
2 19 (22.35%) PHP Developer
3 16 (18.82%) Software Engineer
4 14 (16.47%) C++ Developer
5 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
5 12 (14.12%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) Software Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Web Developer
8 8 (9.41%) Programmer
9 6 (7.06%) PHP Programmer
9 6 (7.06%) Senior PHP Developer
9 6 (7.06%) C++/C# Developer
9 6 (7.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 5 (5.88%) iOS Developer
11 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.71%) C Software Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Multimedia Developer
12 3 (3.53%) C Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (3.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.65%) HTML
2 28 (32.94%) jQuery
3 26 (30.59%) CSS
4 14 (16.47%) HTML5
5 12 (14.12%) .NET
6 11 (12.94%) Web Services
7 9 (10.59%) JSON
7 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET
8 7 (8.24%) Qt
8 7 (8.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 7 (8.24%) STL
9 6 (7.06%) XML
9 6 (7.06%) Zend Framework
9 6 (7.06%) CSS3
10 5 (5.88%) iOS SDK
10 5 (5.88%) WPF
11 4 (4.71%) J2EE
11 4 (4.71%) Ajax
11 4 (4.71%) Mojolicious
11 4 (4.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) DTV
2 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.41%) IPTV
4 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.71%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) EPoS
7 1 (1.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.94%) Windows
2 21 (24.71%) Mac OS
3 8 (9.41%) Linux
4 7 (8.24%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) OOD
2 26 (30.59%) Software Engineering
3 23 (27.06%) Scrum
3 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (25.88%) OO
5 17 (20.00%) Web Development
6 16 (18.82%) MVC
7 12 (14.12%) TDD
8 8 (9.41%) Change Management
9 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.06%) BDD
11 5 (5.88%) iOS Development
12 4 (4.71%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.71%) Cyber Security
12 4 (4.71%) MVVM
13 3 (3.53%) Automated Testing
13 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
13 3 (3.53%) UML
14 2 (2.35%) Web Design
14 2 (2.35%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.35%) JavaScript
2 35 (41.18%) C++
3 31 (36.47%) PHP
4 23 (27.06%) C
5 20 (23.53%) C#
6 17 (20.00%) Java
7 16 (18.82%) PHP5
8 11 (12.94%) SQL
9 7 (8.24%) Embedded C
9 7 (8.24%) Python
10 6 (7.06%) VB.NET
10 6 (7.06%) Ruby
11 5 (5.88%) Objective-C
12 4 (4.71%) VBA
12 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
12 4 (4.71%) Perl
12 4 (4.71%) Scala
13 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
13 3 (3.53%) Embedded C++
14 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Zend
2 9 (10.59%) Apple
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle
3 6 (7.06%) TOWER Software
4 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
5 2 (2.35%) Twitter
6 1 (1.18%) Facebook
6 1 (1.18%) Google
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Randstad Technologies
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
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