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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 11 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 12 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 20.00% 18.18% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.64% 20.00% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 1
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +14.75%
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
53 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 88.33% 90.91% 69.05%
Number of salaries quoted 48 40 27
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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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 18 September 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 12 £36,000 +2.85%
OO
South Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (82.76%) HTML
2 19 (65.52%) C#
2 19 (65.52%) .NET
3 17 (58.62%) Java
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
4 15 (51.72%) HTML5
5 14 (48.28%) WCF
5 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
5 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
6 13 (44.83%) SQL
6 13 (44.83%) OOD
7 12 (41.38%) TDD
7 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (37.93%) C++
8 11 (37.93%) XML
9 10 (34.48%) CSS
9 10 (34.48%) WinForms
9 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (34.48%) MVC
9 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
9 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
9 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (27.59%) IaaS
10 8 (27.59%) Moq
10 8 (27.59%) PaaS
10 8 (27.59%) MSTest
10 8 (27.59%) Degree
10 8 (27.59%) Product Management
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure

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Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (17.24%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) IaaS
1 8 (27.59%) PaaS
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Moq
1 8 (27.59%) MSTest
1 8 (27.59%) NUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Ant
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Junior
6 3 (10.34%) Graduate
6 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Web Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Web Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) HTML
2 19 (65.52%) .NET
3 15 (51.72%) HTML5
4 14 (48.28%) WCF
5 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (37.93%) XML
7 10 (34.48%) CSS
7 10 (34.48%) WinForms
7 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
7 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.90%) CSS3
9 2 (6.90%) Sass
9 2 (6.90%) jQuery
9 2 (6.90%) XHTML
9 2 (6.90%) SVG
10 1 (3.45%) SOAP
10 1 (3.45%) Web Services
10 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Arduino
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) OOD
2 12 (41.38%) TDD
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
4 8 (27.59%) Product Management
5 7 (24.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (24.14%) OOP
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) Logistics
8 2 (6.90%) UML
9 1 (3.45%) Time Management
9 1 (3.45%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) Java
3 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
4 13 (44.83%) SQL
5 11 (37.93%) C++
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.34%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft