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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 71 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing OOP 23 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.87% 1.42% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.78% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 27
Average salary £35,000 £28,307 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.64% -21.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £34,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
988 897 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.39% 79.66% 74.08%
Number of salaries quoted 828 782 712
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +10 19 £35,000 +2.94% 5
Torfaen -17 2 £40,250 +43.75%
Newport - 1 £42,500 - 1
Glamorgan - 1 £31,500 -
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 33 (44.59%) HTML
1 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
2 28 (37.84%) PHP
3 27 (36.49%) jQuery
4 26 (35.14%) CSS
5 25 (33.78%) OO
5 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (32.43%) C++
7 22 (29.73%) Scrum
8 21 (28.38%) Windows
9 20 (27.03%) C#
9 20 (27.03%) OOD
10 18 (24.32%) MySQL
11 17 (22.97%) MongoDB
12 16 (21.62%) HTML5
12 16 (21.62%) Web Development
12 16 (21.62%) .NET
12 16 (21.62%) MVC
13 14 (18.92%) C
13 14 (18.92%) Java
13 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
14 13 (17.57%) TDD
14 13 (17.57%) Zend
14 13 (17.57%) SQL
14 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
14 13 (17.57%) PHP5
14 13 (17.57%) Mac OS
15 11 (14.86%) Web Services
15 11 (14.86%) Visual Studio
15 11 (14.86%) Multimedia

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (10.81%) Apache
2 7 (9.46%) Node.js
3 5 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) SSH
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) MySQL
2 17 (22.97%) MongoDB
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.41%) Big Data
4 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.05%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.35%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.35%) Subversion
5 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.35%) StyleCop
General
1 11 (14.86%) Multimedia
2 3 (4.05%) Marketing
2 3 (4.05%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (81.08%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) PHP Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.22%) Software Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Web Developer
6 10 (13.51%) C++ Developer
7 9 (12.16%) .NET Developer
7 9 (12.16%) Software Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (6.76%) C++/C# Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Multimedia Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Team Leader
12 2 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Analyst
12 2 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
12 2 (2.70%) Programmer
12 2 (2.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 2 (2.70%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (44.59%) HTML
2 27 (36.49%) jQuery
3 26 (35.14%) CSS
4 16 (21.62%) .NET
4 16 (21.62%) HTML5
5 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
6 11 (14.86%) Web Services
7 10 (13.51%) JSON
8 8 (10.81%) Widevine
8 8 (10.81%) PlayReady
9 7 (9.46%) Zend Framework
9 7 (9.46%) XML
10 6 (8.11%) CSS3
11 5 (6.76%) Qt
11 5 (6.76%) RESTful
11 5 (6.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 5 (6.76%) WinForms
11 5 (6.76%) STL
11 5 (6.76%) Mojolicious
12 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) DTV
1 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) IPTV
2 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.41%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
3 1 (1.35%) EPoS
3 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.38%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Mac OS
3 9 (12.16%) Linux
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) OO
1 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.73%) Scrum
3 20 (27.03%) OOD
4 16 (21.62%) MVC
4 16 (21.62%) Web Development
5 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
6 13 (17.57%) TDD
7 9 (12.16%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.81%) Change Management
9 6 (8.11%) BDD
10 5 (6.76%) SDLC
11 4 (5.41%) MVVM
11 4 (5.41%) Configuration Management
12 3 (4.05%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.05%) UML
12 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (2.70%) Cyber Security
13 2 (2.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
2 28 (37.84%) PHP
3 24 (32.43%) C++
4 20 (27.03%) C#
5 14 (18.92%) C
5 14 (18.92%) Java
6 13 (17.57%) SQL
6 13 (17.57%) PHP5
7 9 (12.16%) VB.NET
8 6 (8.11%) Python
8 6 (8.11%) Ruby
9 5 (6.76%) Perl
9 5 (6.76%) Scala
10 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.05%) Embedded C
10 3 (4.05%) VBA
10 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.35%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Zend
2 9 (12.16%) Apple
3 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.11%) TOWER Software
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle
6 2 (2.70%) Twitter
6 2 (2.70%) Adobe
7 1 (1.35%) Google
7 1 (1.35%) Facebook
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