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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 34 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs citing OOP 57 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.25% 3.59% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 4.42% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 21
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,318 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £68,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
826 996 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.13% 81.37% 71.06%
Number of salaries quoted 705 889 649
Average salary £35,250 £35,891 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -0.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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
(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 -9 25 £34,500 -21.14% 2
Bridgend +26 12 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Torfaen - 9 £42,500 - 3
Newport +22 7 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Glamorgan - 3 £38,500 -
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 38 (49.35%) C++
2 31 (40.26%) Java
3 27 (35.06%) OO
4 25 (32.47%) C#
4 25 (32.47%) OOD
5 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (28.57%) HTML
7 21 (27.27%) C
7 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 19 (24.68%) Windows
8 19 (24.68%) Mac OS
9 17 (22.08%) Multimedia
10 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
10 16 (20.78%) PHP
11 15 (19.48%) CSS
12 14 (18.18%) Web Services
12 14 (18.18%) SQL
12 14 (18.18%) DTV
12 14 (18.18%) IPTV
13 13 (16.88%) Scrum
14 12 (15.58%) MVC
15 11 (14.29%) TDD
15 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 11 (14.29%) .NET
15 11 (14.29%) STL
15 11 (14.29%) Qt
15 11 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 10 (12.99%) Digital Media
16 10 (12.99%) J2EE
16 10 (12.99%) Python

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.90%) Apache
2 3 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (1.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) HTTP
1 3 (3.90%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) MySQL
2 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.60%) Big Data
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.30%) MS Access
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.49%) NetBeans
2 5 (6.49%) Subversion
2 5 (6.49%) Maven
2 5 (6.49%) Ant
2 5 (6.49%) JUnit
2 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.30%) PhantomJS
3 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.30%) MorphX
3 1 (1.30%) Selenium
3 1 (1.30%) Mocha
General
1 17 (22.08%) Multimedia
2 5 (6.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (76.62%) Developer
2 22 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 21 (27.27%) C++ Developer
4 16 (20.78%) C++ Software Developer
5 14 (18.18%) C Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Java Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Software Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) PHP Developer
9 6 (7.79%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Web Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Technical Leader
11 4 (5.19%) J2EE Developer
11 4 (5.19%) C Software Engineer
11 4 (5.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Embedded C++ Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Integration Engineer
13 2 (2.60%) Junior Developer
13 2 (2.60%) .NET Developer
13 2 (2.60%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) HTML
2 15 (19.48%) CSS
3 14 (18.18%) Web Services
4 11 (14.29%) .NET
4 11 (14.29%) STL
4 11 (14.29%) Qt
4 11 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (12.99%) Spring
5 10 (12.99%) JSON
5 10 (12.99%) J2EE
6 9 (11.69%) SOAP
6 9 (11.69%) jQuery
7 7 (9.09%) HTML5
7 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.09%) XML
8 5 (6.49%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.19%) RESTful
9 4 (5.19%) REST
9 4 (5.19%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) DTV
1 14 (18.18%) IPTV
2 10 (12.99%) Digital Media
3 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) Visualisation
4 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.49%) Statistics
5 2 (2.60%) Arduino
6 1 (1.30%) GIS
6 1 (1.30%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Windows
1 19 (24.68%) Mac OS
2 7 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.79%) Android
4 4 (5.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) OO
2 25 (32.47%) OOD
3 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
5 13 (16.88%) Scrum
6 12 (15.58%) MVC
7 11 (14.29%) TDD
8 8 (10.39%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.09%) Change Management
10 6 (7.79%) BDD
11 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.49%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (6.49%) DevOps
11 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.90%) Cyber Security
12 3 (3.90%) Content Management
12 3 (3.90%) Web Development
13 2 (2.60%) Web Design
13 2 (2.60%) UML
13 2 (2.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (49.35%) C++
2 31 (40.26%) Java
3 25 (32.47%) C#
4 21 (27.27%) C
4 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 16 (20.78%) PHP
6 14 (18.18%) SQL
7 10 (12.99%) Python
8 9 (11.69%) Perl
9 4 (5.19%) Embedded C
9 4 (5.19%) Embedded C++
9 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.19%) Ruby
9 4 (5.19%) PHP5
9 4 (5.19%) Scala
10 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.30%) VBA
11 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.19%) TOWER Software
3 4 (5.19%) Zend
4 1 (1.30%) Sony
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £29115 - £32542 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £29115 - £37164 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £29115 - £37164 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago