The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 39 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs citing OO 60 102 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.65% 7.80% 5.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.42% 10.37% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 94 54
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £27,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
934 984 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 72.35% 75.23% 70.25%
Number of salaries quoted 821 877 647
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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Salary Trend in Wales

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

OO Salary Trend in Wales

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Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
South Wales -15 52 £35,000 -6.66% 6
West Wales +6 3 £36,000 +14.90%
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 84 (50.91%) Java
2 83 (50.30%) HTML
3 78 (47.27%) C#
4 76 (46.06%) .NET
5 74 (44.85%) SQL Server
6 73 (44.24%) JavaScript
7 65 (39.39%) XML
8 59 (35.76%) TDD
9 58 (35.15%) Microsoft
10 54 (32.73%) MVC
11 53 (32.12%) Scrum
12 52 (31.52%) Software Engineering
13 51 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
14 48 (29.09%) CSS
14 48 (29.09%) SQL
15 41 (24.85%) MS Excel
16 39 (23.64%) Web Services
17 38 (23.03%) ASP.NET
18 37 (22.42%) OOD
19 36 (21.82%) WCF
20 35 (21.21%) jQuery
21 34 (20.61%) .NET Framework
21 34 (20.61%) C++
22 32 (19.39%) Spring
22 32 (19.39%) HTML5
23 31 (18.79%) OOP
24 29 (17.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 28 (16.97%) WinForms
25 28 (16.97%) Open Source
26 27 (16.36%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 13 (7.88%) FileNet
1 13 (7.88%) LiveCycle
1 13 (7.88%) Confluence
2 9 (5.45%) Node.js
3 6 (3.64%) IIS
4 5 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.82%) Apache
7 2 (1.21%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.61%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 41 (24.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) Shopify
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (7.88%) PaaS
2 13 (7.88%) IaaS
3 4 (2.42%) Trello
3 4 (2.42%) Basecamp
3 4 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.85%) Internet
2 3 (1.82%) RFID
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (44.85%) SQL Server
2 24 (14.55%) MongoDB
3 15 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (7.27%) MySQL
6 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.64%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.42%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.42%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.82%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.61%) QlikView
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.61%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 21 (12.73%) Subversion
2 20 (12.12%) Jenkins
3 19 (11.52%) Maven
3 19 (11.52%) NUnit
4 16 (9.70%) MSTest
4 16 (9.70%) Moq
5 15 (9.09%) JIRA
6 14 (8.48%) Hudson
7 8 (4.85%) Git (software)
7 8 (4.85%) Ant
7 8 (4.85%) JUnit
7 8 (4.85%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.64%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (3.03%) Axure RP
9 5 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (3.03%) RequisitePro
10 4 (2.42%) Gradle
10 4 (2.42%) Mockito
11 3 (1.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 14 (8.48%) Finance
2 11 (6.67%) Multimedia
3 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.03%) Retail
5 4 (2.42%) Electronics
6 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.21%) Games
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 127 (76.97%) Developer
2 32 (19.39%) Java Developer
3 31 (18.79%) .NET Developer
4 26 (15.76%) Software Engineer
5 22 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 14 (8.48%) Programmer
7 13 (7.88%) Analyst
8 12 (7.27%) Junior
9 10 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.06%) C# Developer
9 10 (6.06%) Junior Developer
10 9 (5.45%) Consultant
10 9 (5.45%) Java Consultant
10 9 (5.45%) Java Programmer
10 9 (5.45%) Developer Analyst
11 7 (4.24%) PHP Developer
11 7 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.64%) Perl Developer
12 6 (3.64%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.64%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (50.30%) HTML
2 76 (46.06%) .NET
3 65 (39.39%) XML
4 48 (29.09%) CSS
5 39 (23.64%) Web Services
6 38 (23.03%) ASP.NET
7 36 (21.82%) WCF
8 35 (21.21%) jQuery
9 34 (20.61%) .NET Framework
10 32 (19.39%) Spring
10 32 (19.39%) HTML5
11 29 (17.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 28 (16.97%) WinForms
13 24 (14.55%) SOAP
14 22 (13.33%) XSLT
14 22 (13.33%) Hibernate
15 20 (12.12%) J2EE
16 18 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (8.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 14 (8.48%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.97%) Open Source
2 21 (12.73%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.24%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.03%) Physics
6 4 (2.42%) RIA
6 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.82%) Firmware
7 3 (1.82%) Arduino
7 3 (1.82%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.61%) Social Media
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.12%) Linux
2 14 (8.48%) Windows
3 6 (3.64%) Android
4 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.03%) UNIX
5 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.82%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.21%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (35.76%) TDD
2 54 (32.73%) MVC
3 53 (32.12%) Scrum
4 52 (31.52%) Software Engineering
5 51 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (22.42%) OOD
7 31 (18.79%) OOP
8 26 (15.76%) OOA/OOD
8 26 (15.76%) RUP
8 26 (15.76%) DSDM
8 26 (15.76%) Release Management
9 23 (13.94%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (12.73%) Unit Testing
10 21 (12.73%) Requirements Analysis
11 20 (12.12%) UML
12 18 (10.91%) DevOps
13 17 (10.30%) SOA
13 17 (10.30%) Configuration Management
14 16 (9.70%) Pair Programming
15 15 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 84 (50.91%) Java
2 78 (47.27%) C#
3 73 (44.24%) JavaScript
4 48 (29.09%) SQL
5 34 (20.61%) C++
6 27 (16.36%) PHP
7 19 (11.52%) Scala
8 18 (10.91%) Groovy
9 14 (8.48%) Clojure
9 14 (8.48%) VB.NET
10 10 (6.06%) T-SQL
11 9 (5.45%) Perl
12 8 (4.85%) C
13 7 (4.24%) VB
14 5 (3.03%) Python
15 4 (2.42%) PHP5
16 3 (1.82%) VB6
17 2 (1.21%) ActionScript
18 1 (0.61%) Ruby
18 1 (0.61%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (16.36%) Degree
2 5 (3.03%) ISEB
3 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 58 (35.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.09%) IBM
3 14 (8.48%) Twitter
3 14 (8.48%) Oracle
4 13 (7.88%) Adobe
5 5 (3.03%) Zend
6 3 (1.82%) Coverity
6 3 (1.82%) Wind River
7 2 (1.21%) iRise
7 2 (1.21%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.61%) SAP
8 1 (0.61%) HP
8 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards
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