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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 31 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing OO 94 99 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.78% 8.61% 13.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.20% 10.67% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 72 88 148
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £42,000
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
1147 928 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.76% 80.70% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 970 789 770
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 1 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
South Wales +2 85 £38,500 +2.66% 5
North Wales -3 5 £22,500 -47.05%
West Wales -1 2 £34,250 -8.66% 1
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 75 (48.70%) JavaScript
2 73 (47.40%) HTML
3 62 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (33.12%) C++
5 45 (29.22%) Java
6 44 (28.57%) CSS
6 44 (28.57%) OOD
7 43 (27.92%) Apple iOS
8 39 (25.32%) .NET
9 38 (24.68%) Software Engineering
10 37 (24.03%) Degree
11 36 (23.38%) Objective-C
12 35 (22.73%) C
13 33 (21.43%) UML
13 33 (21.43%) JSON
14 32 (20.78%) C#
15 31 (20.13%) Windows
15 31 (20.13%) iOS Development
16 30 (19.48%) OOP
17 29 (18.83%) MVC
18 27 (17.53%) SQL
18 27 (17.53%) HTTP
19 26 (16.88%) Internet
19 26 (16.88%) HTML5
19 26 (16.88%) REST
20 25 (16.23%) jQuery
21 24 (15.58%) DRM
21 24 (15.58%) DVB
21 24 (15.58%) Computer Science
21 24 (15.58%) Android

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 9 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.25%) Node.js
3 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.95%) IIS
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 14 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.30%) MS Project
2 2 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.60%) PaaS
3 3 (1.95%) GitHub
4 2 (1.30%) IaaS
4 2 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.53%) HTTP
2 26 (16.88%) Internet
3 24 (15.58%) DVB
4 9 (5.84%) RFID
5 5 (3.25%) Network Security
6 2 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.69%) MySQL
3 13 (8.44%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.90%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.95%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (0.65%) Redis
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (12.99%) JIRA
2 17 (11.04%) Xcode
3 9 (5.84%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.19%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.55%) Subversion
6 5 (3.25%) JUnit
6 5 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.60%) Ant
7 4 (2.60%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.60%) Maven
7 4 (2.60%) NUnit
7 4 (2.60%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.95%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.95%) Moq
9 2 (1.30%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.65%) Mockito
10 1 (0.65%) jMock
10 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.65%) MSTest
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (6.49%) Electronics
2 8 (5.19%) Finance
2 8 (5.19%) Banking
3 7 (4.55%) Multimedia
4 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.60%) Advertising
6 3 (1.95%) Games
6 3 (1.95%) Retail
7 2 (1.30%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (54.55%) Developer
2 22 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 18 (11.69%) iOS Developer
4 16 (10.39%) Software Engineer
5 13 (8.44%) Analyst
5 13 (8.44%) Software Manager
5 13 (8.44%) PHP Developer
6 12 (7.79%) Web Developer
6 12 (7.79%) Development Manager
6 12 (7.79%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.79%) .NET Developer
7 11 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 10 (6.49%) Software Development Manager
9 9 (5.84%) Programmer
10 8 (5.19%) Architect
10 8 (5.19%) Desktop Team Leader
11 6 (3.90%) Senior Programmer
11 6 (3.90%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (47.40%) HTML
2 44 (28.57%) CSS
3 39 (25.32%) .NET
4 33 (21.43%) JSON
5 26 (16.88%) HTML5
5 26 (16.88%) REST
6 25 (16.23%) jQuery
7 22 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 22 (14.29%) XML
8 21 (13.64%) Web Services
9 18 (11.69%) .NET Framework
9 18 (11.69%) Ajax
10 17 (11.04%) Cocoa
11 16 (10.39%) Cocoa Touch
12 13 (8.44%) Spring
13 11 (7.14%) J2EE
14 9 (5.84%) Hibernate
14 9 (5.84%) WCF
15 8 (5.19%) GStreamer
15 8 (5.19%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.58%) Computer Science
2 19 (12.34%) iPhone
3 16 (10.39%) Cryptography
3 16 (10.39%) iPad
3 16 (10.39%) Mobile App
4 15 (9.74%) Client/Server
5 12 (7.79%) Streaming Video
6 10 (6.49%) DTV
7 9 (5.84%) Web 2.0
8 8 (5.19%) Over-the-Top Content
8 8 (5.19%) Video on Demand
9 7 (4.55%) User Experience
10 6 (3.90%) Algorithms
10 6 (3.90%) Open Source
11 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (3.25%) Data Structures
12 4 (2.60%) Statistics
12 4 (2.60%) Visualisation
12 4 (2.60%) Life Science
12 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.92%) Apple iOS
2 31 (20.13%) Windows
3 24 (15.58%) Android
4 23 (14.94%) Linux
5 16 (10.39%) Mac OS X
6 9 (5.84%) Mac OS
7 7 (4.55%) UNIX
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (28.57%) OOD
3 38 (24.68%) Software Engineering
4 33 (21.43%) UML
5 31 (20.13%) iOS Development
6 30 (19.48%) OOP
7 29 (18.83%) MVC
8 24 (15.58%) DRM
8 24 (15.58%) Mentoring
8 24 (15.58%) Web Application Development
9 20 (12.99%) TDD
10 19 (12.34%) Mobile Development
11 18 (11.69%) Scrum
12 16 (10.39%) Web Development
13 15 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (7.79%) Android Development
14 12 (7.79%) Coaching
15 9 (5.84%) People Management
15 9 (5.84%) Automation Testing
15 9 (5.84%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 75 (48.70%) JavaScript
2 51 (33.12%) C++
3 45 (29.22%) Java
4 36 (23.38%) Objective-C
5 35 (22.73%) C
6 32 (20.78%) C#
7 27 (17.53%) SQL
8 21 (13.64%) PHP
9 18 (11.69%) Perl
10 14 (9.09%) Python
11 11 (7.14%) T-SQL
12 10 (6.49%) Ruby
13 9 (5.84%) Embedded C
13 9 (5.84%) Embedded C++
14 8 (5.19%) VB.NET
15 6 (3.90%) Scala
16 4 (2.60%) PHP5
16 4 (2.60%) VBA
17 2 (1.30%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.65%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (24.03%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.30%) ISEB
3 2 (1.30%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.34%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.84%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (12.99%) Perforce
2 16 (10.39%) Apple
3 15 (9.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.49%) Oracle
5 6 (3.90%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (3.90%) Zend
6 5 (3.25%) Sybase
7 3 (1.95%) Facebook
7 3 (1.95%) Twitter
7 3 (1.95%) Google
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