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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 19 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing OO 3 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 4.35% 5.71% 20.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 10.00% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
OO
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
39 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 56.52% 57.14% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 27
Average salary £40,000 £32,398 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.46% +34.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £32,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 November 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (60.00%) Durandal
3 3 (60.00%) TypeScript
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (60.00%) CoffeeScript
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) B2B

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Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Durandal
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Flash
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) B2B
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) UX Design
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) CoffeeScript
2 3 (60.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft