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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 51 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing OOP 42 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.73% 2.95% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 3.63% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 32
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,540 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £68,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
863 881 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.71% 81.12% 67.20%
Number of salaries quoted 756 790 539
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,148 £27,500 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Cardiff -9 20 £34,070 -31.86% 4
Bridgend +14 7 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Torfaen -2 7 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Newport - 5 £37,500 - 1
Glamorgan - 3 £38,500 -
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 42 (50.00%) C++
2 31 (36.90%) Java
2 31 (36.90%) OOD
3 25 (29.76%) C
3 25 (29.76%) C#
3 25 (29.76%) HTML
4 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
4 23 (27.38%) Windows
5 22 (26.19%) Mac OS
6 21 (25.00%) OO
6 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (25.00%) Multimedia
7 20 (23.81%) PHP
8 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 17 (20.24%) DTV
10 16 (19.05%) CSS
10 16 (19.05%) IPTV
11 15 (17.86%) Web Services
12 14 (16.67%) SQL
13 13 (15.48%) Scrum
14 12 (14.29%) STL
14 12 (14.29%) Python
14 12 (14.29%) jQuery
14 12 (14.29%) Qt
14 12 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 11 (13.10%) J2EE
15 11 (13.10%) Eclipse
15 11 (13.10%) MVC
15 11 (13.10%) TDD
15 11 (13.10%) Spring

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) HTTP
1 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.19%) Intranet
2 1 (1.19%) DVB
2 1 (1.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) MySQL
3 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.38%) MS Access
5 2 (2.38%) Big Data
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.14%) Ant
2 6 (7.14%) JUnit
2 6 (7.14%) Subversion
2 6 (7.14%) Maven
3 5 (5.95%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.19%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.19%) MorphX
4 1 (1.19%) Selenium
4 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.19%) Mocha
4 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (25.00%) Multimedia
2 5 (5.95%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (72.62%) Developer
2 22 (26.19%) C++ Developer
3 21 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 16 (19.05%) C++ Software Developer
5 14 (16.67%) C Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Software Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) Java Developer
7 10 (11.90%) PHP Developer
8 8 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.33%) Programmer
10 5 (5.95%) Web Developer
10 5 (5.95%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (5.95%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (5.95%) Technical Leader
10 5 (5.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 4 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
12 3 (3.57%) Integration Engineer
12 3 (3.57%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.76%) HTML
2 16 (19.05%) CSS
3 15 (17.86%) Web Services
4 12 (14.29%) STL
4 12 (14.29%) jQuery
4 12 (14.29%) Qt
4 12 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 11 (13.10%) Spring
5 11 (13.10%) J2EE
6 10 (11.90%) .NET
7 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 8 (9.52%) HTML5
8 7 (8.33%) SOAP
8 7 (8.33%) JSON
9 6 (7.14%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.95%) XML
11 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.57%) RESTful
12 3 (3.57%) iOS SDK
12 3 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) DTV
2 16 (19.05%) IPTV
3 11 (13.10%) Digital Media
4 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
7 5 (5.95%) Visualisation
7 5 (5.95%) Statistics
8 1 (1.19%) GIS
8 1 (1.19%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Windows
2 22 (26.19%) Mac OS
3 10 (11.90%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.33%) Android
5 3 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.90%) OOD
2 21 (25.00%) OO
2 21 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 13 (15.48%) Scrum
5 11 (13.10%) TDD
5 11 (13.10%) MVC
6 8 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.33%) Change Management
7 7 (8.33%) BDD
8 6 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (5.95%) DevOps
9 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.95%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.76%) Cyber Security
10 4 (4.76%) Web Development
11 3 (3.57%) iOS Development
11 3 (3.57%) Content Management
12 2 (2.38%) Web Design
12 2 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.00%) C++
2 31 (36.90%) Java
3 25 (29.76%) C
3 25 (29.76%) C#
4 23 (27.38%) JavaScript
5 20 (23.81%) PHP
6 14 (16.67%) SQL
7 12 (14.29%) Python
8 8 (9.52%) Perl
9 7 (8.33%) PHP5
10 5 (5.95%) Ruby
10 5 (5.95%) Embedded C
11 4 (4.76%) Embedded C++
11 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.57%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.57%) Scala
13 2 (2.38%) VBA
14 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.19%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) Oracle
2 5 (5.95%) TOWER Software
3 3 (3.57%) Zend
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) Sony
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£35K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24594 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago