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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 13 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 24 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 20.87% 27.91% 23.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.82% 33.33% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 20
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
110 36 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 95.65% 83.72% 77.38%
Number of salaries quoted 83 36 65
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Torfaen

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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 4 March 2015. 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 -6 24 £48,000 -4.00%
OO
South Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 17 (58.62%) Mentoring
3 16 (55.17%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (51.72%) Java
5 14 (48.28%) C
5 14 (48.28%) C++
5 14 (48.28%) HTTP
5 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
5 14 (48.28%) Degree
5 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
6 13 (44.83%) Internet
7 12 (41.38%) OOD
7 12 (41.38%) JIRA
7 12 (41.38%) DRM
7 12 (41.38%) DVB
7 12 (41.38%) Perforce
7 12 (41.38%) Coaching
7 12 (41.38%) Web Application Development
8 11 (37.93%) Apple iOS
9 10 (34.48%) Android
9 10 (34.48%) iPhone
9 10 (34.48%) Objective-C
10 8 (27.59%) Streaming Video
10 8 (27.59%) DTV
10 8 (27.59%) Cryptography
10 8 (27.59%) Mac OS X
10 8 (27.59%) Windows
10 8 (27.59%) Video on Demand
10 8 (27.59%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (17.24%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) PaaS
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) HTTP
2 13 (44.83%) Internet
3 12 (41.38%) DVB
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) MSTest
2 2 (6.90%) Moq
2 2 (6.90%) NUnit
General
1 6 (20.69%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Team Leader
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Desktop Team Leader
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) HTML5
2 8 (27.59%) WebKit
3 4 (13.79%) GStreamer
3 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (13.79%) OpenGL
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) XML
3 4 (13.79%) WCF
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) iOS SDK
4 2 (6.90%) REST
4 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.90%) WinForms
5 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
2 10 (34.48%) iPhone
3 8 (27.59%) Streaming Video
3 8 (27.59%) DTV
3 8 (27.59%) Cryptography
3 8 (27.59%) Video on Demand
3 8 (27.59%) iPad
3 8 (27.59%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
5 3 (10.34%) IPTV
5 3 (10.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Apple iOS
2 10 (34.48%) Android
3 8 (27.59%) Mac OS X
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 7 (24.14%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Mentoring
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
4 12 (41.38%) OOD
4 12 (41.38%) DRM
4 12 (41.38%) Coaching
4 12 (41.38%) Web Application Development
5 7 (24.14%) iOS Development
5 7 (24.14%) UML
6 6 (20.69%) Android Development
6 6 (20.69%) Cyber Security
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) TDD
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.90%) Mobile Marketing
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) OOP
9 2 (6.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 14 (48.28%) C
3 14 (48.28%) C++
4 10 (34.48%) Objective-C
5 4 (13.79%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) Python
7 2 (6.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) VCP4
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Perforce
2 6 (20.69%) Apple
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Zend