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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 33 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing OO 78 93 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.86% 8.73% 11.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.37% 10.79% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 62 84 113
Average salary £30,565 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.58% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1058 862 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.49% 80.94% 73.38%
Number of salaries quoted 918 747 702
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
South Wales -4 70 £30,565 -23.58% 13
West Wales +3 2 £36,000 -0.68% 2
North Wales -15 1 £27,000 -28.00% 2
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 64 (46.38%) HTML
2 54 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 51 (36.96%) OOD
4 50 (36.23%) Java
4 50 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (30.43%) SQL
6 40 (28.99%) C#
7 39 (28.26%) .NET
8 38 (27.54%) CSS
9 33 (23.91%) MVC
9 33 (23.91%) Apple iOS
10 32 (23.19%) SQL Server
11 31 (22.46%) HTML5
11 31 (22.46%) Software Engineering
12 30 (21.74%) Degree
12 30 (21.74%) jQuery
13 29 (21.01%) REST
13 29 (21.01%) XML
13 29 (21.01%) OOP
14 28 (20.29%) C++
15 27 (19.57%) TDD
16 26 (18.84%) JSON
17 25 (18.12%) PHP
17 25 (18.12%) UML
18 24 (17.39%) Objective-C
19 23 (16.67%) .NET Framework
19 23 (16.67%) iOS Development
20 22 (15.94%) Spring
20 22 (15.94%) Microsoft
20 22 (15.94%) ASP.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 11 (7.97%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (7.25%) Node.js
3 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.17%) IIS
5 2 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 17 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.35%) PaaS
3 4 (2.90%) IaaS
4 3 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.42%) Internet
1 13 (9.42%) HTTP
2 9 (6.52%) DVB
3 5 (3.62%) RFID
3 5 (3.62%) Network Security
4 4 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.87%) MySQL
3 10 (7.25%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.07%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.07%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.35%) CouchDB
6 5 (3.62%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.45%) Big Data
10 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Xcode
2 15 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.42%) JUnit
3 13 (9.42%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.97%) JIRA
5 10 (7.25%) Eclipse
6 9 (6.52%) Subversion
7 7 (5.07%) Maven
7 7 (5.07%) Moq
7 7 (5.07%) Ant
7 7 (5.07%) NUnit
8 6 (4.35%) Mockito
8 6 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.35%) Apache Ivy
8 6 (4.35%) Spock
8 6 (4.35%) Gradle
9 5 (3.62%) MSTest
9 5 (3.62%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.45%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (5.07%) Finance
1 7 (5.07%) Banking
2 6 (4.35%) Electronics
2 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.62%) Advertising
4 3 (2.17%) Games
4 3 (2.17%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.17%) Marketing
5 2 (1.45%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (65.94%) Developer
2 23 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.49%) Software Engineer
4 18 (13.04%) iOS Developer
5 15 (10.87%) Software Developer
5 15 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.70%) Programmer
7 10 (7.25%) Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) .NET Developer
8 9 (6.52%) Team Leader
8 9 (6.52%) Software Manager
9 8 (5.80%) PHP Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Development Manager
11 6 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (4.35%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 6 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
11 6 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 5 (3.62%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (46.38%) HTML
2 39 (28.26%) .NET
3 38 (27.54%) CSS
4 31 (22.46%) HTML5
5 30 (21.74%) jQuery
6 29 (21.01%) XML
6 29 (21.01%) REST
7 26 (18.84%) JSON
8 23 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 22 (15.94%) Spring
9 22 (15.94%) ASP.NET
10 20 (14.49%) Hibernate
10 20 (14.49%) Ajax
11 17 (12.32%) Cocoa
12 16 (11.59%) Cocoa Touch
13 15 (10.87%) Web Services
13 15 (10.87%) WCF
14 13 (9.42%) J2EE
15 11 (7.97%) XHTML
16 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.77%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.87%) Client/Server
3 12 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 10 (7.25%) Visualisation
4 10 (7.25%) Statistics
5 7 (5.07%) Open Source
5 7 (5.07%) iPhone
6 6 (4.35%) Video on Demand
6 6 (4.35%) iPad
6 6 (4.35%) DTV
6 6 (4.35%) Streaming Video
6 6 (4.35%) Cryptography
6 6 (4.35%) Over-the-Top Content
7 5 (3.62%) User Experience
7 5 (3.62%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.62%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.62%) Web 2.0
8 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.45%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.45%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.91%) Apple iOS
2 21 (15.22%) Linux
3 17 (12.32%) Windows
4 16 (11.59%) Android
5 6 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 5 (3.62%) UNIX
6 5 (3.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.96%) OOD
2 50 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (23.91%) MVC
4 31 (22.46%) Software Engineering
5 29 (21.01%) OOP
6 27 (19.57%) TDD
7 25 (18.12%) UML
8 23 (16.67%) iOS Development
9 18 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (11.59%) Mentoring
10 16 (11.59%) Scrum
11 15 (10.87%) Web Development
12 14 (10.14%) Unit Testing
13 9 (6.52%) DRM
13 9 (6.52%) Coaching
13 9 (6.52%) Web Application Development
14 8 (5.80%) Configuration Management
15 7 (5.07%) E-Commerce
15 7 (5.07%) Mobile Application Development
16 6 (4.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 50 (36.23%) Java
3 42 (30.43%) SQL
4 40 (28.99%) C#
5 28 (20.29%) C++
6 25 (18.12%) PHP
7 24 (17.39%) Objective-C
8 19 (13.77%) C
9 17 (12.32%) Python
10 14 (10.14%) Perl
11 8 (5.80%) T-SQL
12 6 (4.35%) VB.NET
12 6 (4.35%) Groovy
13 5 (3.62%) Embedded C
13 5 (3.62%) Embedded C++
13 5 (3.62%) Ruby
14 3 (2.17%) VBA
14 3 (2.17%) Scala
14 3 (2.17%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.87%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.14%) Oracle
3 9 (6.52%) Perforce
4 7 (5.07%) Apple
5 6 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.45%) Zend
6 2 (1.45%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.72%) Sybase
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