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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 16 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing OO 6 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 9.52% 21.54% 23.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.24% 25.45% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
49 55 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 77.78% 84.62% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 48
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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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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 1 September 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 -9 6 £40,000 +14.28%
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South Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 1 September 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%) C++
2 20 (68.97%) C
3 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) Degree
4 15 (51.72%) OOD
5 14 (48.28%) HTTP
5 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
6 13 (44.83%) UML
6 13 (44.83%) Objective-C
6 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
6 13 (44.83%) Apple iOS
7 12 (41.38%) Web Application Development
7 12 (41.38%) Android
7 12 (41.38%) DVB
7 12 (41.38%) Internet
7 12 (41.38%) DRM
7 12 (41.38%) Java
7 12 (41.38%) PlayReady
8 9 (31.03%) DTV
8 9 (31.03%) Apple
8 9 (31.03%) iPhone
8 9 (31.03%) Multimedia
8 9 (31.03%) IPTV
8 9 (31.03%) iOS Development
9 8 (27.59%) Android Development
9 8 (27.59%) iPad
9 8 (27.59%) Cryptography
9 8 (27.59%) JIRA
9 8 (27.59%) Perforce
9 8 (27.59%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) HTTP
2 12 (41.38%) Internet
2 12 (41.38%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (31.03%) Multimedia
2 6 (20.69%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Team Leader
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Software Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Desktop Team Leader
4 4 (13.79%) Android Developer
5 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) PlayReady
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) iOS SDK
4 4 (13.79%) Android SDK
4 4 (13.79%) GStreamer
4 4 (13.79%) OpenGL
5 2 (6.90%) JSON
5 2 (6.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) DTV
1 9 (31.03%) IPTV
1 9 (31.03%) iPhone
2 8 (27.59%) iPad
2 8 (27.59%) Cryptography
3 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
4 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
4 4 (13.79%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Apple iOS
2 12 (41.38%) Android
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) OOD
3 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
3 13 (44.83%) UML
4 12 (41.38%) Web Application Development
4 12 (41.38%) DRM
5 9 (31.03%) iOS Development
6 8 (27.59%) Android Development
7 6 (20.69%) Robotic Process Automation
7 6 (20.69%) Workflow
7 6 (20.69%) Change Control
7 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) Project Planning
8 5 (17.24%) Cyber Security
9 4 (13.79%) Line Management
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.90%) MVC
10 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C++
2 20 (68.97%) C
3 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
4 13 (44.83%) Objective-C
5 12 (41.38%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Apple
2 8 (27.59%) Perforce
3 2 (6.90%) PayPal