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 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 9 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 13 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 20.97% 21.57% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 25.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 4
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
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%

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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

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

OOP Salary Histogram in Torfaen

OOP
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP 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 -1 13 £42,500 +18.05%
OOP
South Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 16 (84.21%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) OOD
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Mac OS
3 9 (47.37%) Multimedia
3 9 (47.37%) IPTV
3 9 (47.37%) DTV
4 8 (42.11%) OO
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
5 7 (36.84%) Change Management
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) CSS
6 5 (26.32%) C
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Content Management
7 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
7 3 (15.79%) Arduino
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) Cyber Security
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.79%) Linux

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Ant
General
1 9 (47.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Software Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C++ Developer
4 6 (31.58%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Graduate
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior
6 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) SVG
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) CSS3
3 2 (10.53%) Sass
3 2 (10.53%) HTML5
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) IPTV
1 9 (47.37%) DTV
2 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Mac OS
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) OOD
2 8 (42.11%) OO
3 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
3 7 (36.84%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Content Management
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Cyber Security
5 3 (15.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C++
2 5 (26.32%) C
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft