The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank - 15 8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 0 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 13.33% 22.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 16.67% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 12
Average salary - £32,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.48%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
OOP
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
69 48 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 81.18% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64 47 51
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

OOP
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

OOP Salary Trend in Torfaen

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 12 (100.00%) OOD
2 9 (75.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Mac OS
3 6 (50.00%) Multimedia
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Apple
3 6 (50.00%) Change Management
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) Widevine
3 6 (50.00%) PlayReady
4 5 (41.67%) C
5 4 (33.33%) DTV
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) IPTV
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK
7 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
7 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 2 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
8 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
8 1 (8.33%) Linux
8 1 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (8.33%) HTML

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
General
1 6 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Multimedia Developer
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Widevine
1 6 (50.00%) PlayReady
2 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) DTV
3 2 (16.67%) IPTV
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OOD
2 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Apple