The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO 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 (OO)
Rank 8 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 8.70% 1.08% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 1.19% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £36,000 £25,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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West 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 Swansea region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 84 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 78.26% 90.32% 73.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 70 64
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Swansea region.

OO Salary Trend in Swansea

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing OO 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 OO.

1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Moq
General
1 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XHTML
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Autofac
2 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA