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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 22 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 12 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 10.00% 16.67% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 20.59% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £42,750 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.73% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
112 34 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 93.33% 80.95% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 98 34 46
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
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 24 April 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 -11 12 £42,750 +25.73%
OOP
South Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (100.00%) OOD
2 18 (75.00%) C++
3 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) Mac OS
4 16 (66.67%) Multimedia
4 16 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 12 (50.00%) C
6 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (37.50%) DTV
8 8 (33.33%) Change Management
8 8 (33.33%) Apple
8 8 (33.33%) Degree
9 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (29.17%) Embedded C
9 7 (29.17%) Scrum
10 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
10 5 (20.83%) Objective-C
10 5 (20.83%) iOS SDK
10 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
11 4 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
11 4 (16.67%) IPTV
11 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 3 (12.50%) Embedded C++
13 2 (8.33%) Linux
13 2 (8.33%) OO
13 2 (8.33%) HTML
13 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
13 2 (8.33%) jQuery

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (8.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DVB
General
1 16 (66.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) C++ Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) iOS Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Multimedia Developer
6 3 (12.50%) C Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) iOS SDK
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (37.50%) DTV
3 4 (16.67%) IPTV
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
1 17 (70.83%) Mac OS
2 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) OOD
2 16 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (33.33%) Change Management
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) iOS Development
6 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C++
2 12 (50.00%) C
3 7 (29.17%) Embedded C
4 5 (20.83%) Objective-C
5 3 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Apple