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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 18 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 2.38% 6.86% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 9.09% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £36,750 £31,331 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.29% +39.24%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
69 77 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 82.14% 75.49% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 53 73 16
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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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 21 August 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) XML
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) XSLT
4 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (38.46%) RUP
4 5 (38.46%) DSDM
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (30.77%) JSP
5 4 (30.77%) Servlets
5 4 (30.77%) Struts
5 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) WinForms
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) OOP
7 2 (15.38%) OOD
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) FileNet
1 1 (7.69%) LiveCycle
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Hudson
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Java Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) XSLT
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) Struts
5 4 (30.77%) JSP
5 4 (30.77%) Servlets
6 3 (23.08%) WinForms
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 1 (7.69%) J2EE
8 1 (7.69%) SOAP
8 1 (7.69%) JSF
8 1 (7.69%) Ajax
8 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
8 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.69%) WCF
8 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Social Media
2 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (38.46%) RUP
2 5 (38.46%) DSDM
3 4 (30.77%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Competitor Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
5 1 (7.69%) Groovy
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
5 1 (7.69%) Clojure
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) IBM