The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 9 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing OO 13 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 20.97% 23.53% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 27.27% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 1
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +18.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
South 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 Torfaen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 83.87% 86.27% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 43 37
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £31,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

OO
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

OO Salary Trend in Torfaen

OO
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Torfaen

OO
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cwmbran -2 13 £35,000 -2.77%
OO
South Wales

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 24 (77.42%) HTML
2 19 (61.29%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) C#
2 19 (61.29%) .NET
3 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
5 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
6 14 (45.16%) C++
6 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
7 13 (41.94%) WCF
7 13 (41.94%) HTML5
8 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
8 12 (38.71%) SQL
8 12 (38.71%) OOD
9 11 (35.48%) TDD
9 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (32.26%) MVC
10 10 (32.26%) CSS
11 9 (29.03%) XML
11 9 (29.03%) WinForms
11 9 (29.03%) Multimedia
11 9 (29.03%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
11 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (25.81%) Degree
12 8 (25.81%) OOP
13 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
13 7 (22.58%) Moq
13 7 (22.58%) Product Management
13 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 5 (16.13%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (22.58%) PaaS
1 7 (22.58%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Moq
1 7 (22.58%) MSTest
1 7 (22.58%) NUnit
2 2 (6.45%) Ant
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Software Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Junior
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Graduate
6 3 (9.68%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) HTML
2 19 (61.29%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) WCF
3 13 (41.94%) HTML5
4 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (32.26%) CSS
6 9 (29.03%) XML
6 9 (29.03%) WinForms
6 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
8 3 (9.68%) SVG
9 2 (6.45%) XHTML
9 2 (6.45%) CSS3
9 2 (6.45%) Sass
9 2 (6.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Arduino
3 2 (6.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
1 12 (38.71%) OOD
2 11 (35.48%) TDD
3 10 (32.26%) MVC
4 9 (29.03%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (25.81%) OOP
6 7 (22.58%) Product Management
7 6 (19.35%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.68%) UML
10 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
10 2 (6.45%) Logistics
10 2 (6.45%) Web Development
11 1 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
1 19 (61.29%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) C++
4 12 (38.71%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft