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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 41 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing OO 63 103 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.86% 7.85% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.47% 10.17% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 53 95 56
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,449 £27,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OO
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
974 1013 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.21% 77.21% 71.54%
Number of salaries quoted 827 906 666
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

OO Salary Histogram in Wales

OO
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 16 September 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 -12 54 £35,000 -6.66% 17
West Wales +3 3 £36,000 +14.90%
OO
UK

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (54.19%) Java
2 83 (53.55%) HTML
2 83 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (47.74%) C#
4 70 (45.16%) SQL Server
5 69 (44.52%) .NET
6 67 (43.23%) JavaScript
7 66 (42.58%) XML
8 59 (38.06%) TDD
9 56 (36.13%) Microsoft
10 51 (32.90%) SQL
10 51 (32.90%) MVC
11 50 (32.26%) Scrum
12 47 (30.32%) Software Engineering
13 43 (27.74%) CSS
14 40 (25.81%) MS Excel
15 37 (23.87%) WCF
16 35 (22.58%) HTML5
16 35 (22.58%) OOD
16 35 (22.58%) Web Services
17 33 (21.29%) Spring
18 32 (20.65%) .NET Framework
18 32 (20.65%) jQuery
19 30 (19.35%) ASP.NET
19 30 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 29 (18.71%) PHP
21 28 (18.06%) C++
21 28 (18.06%) OOP
21 28 (18.06%) Open Source
21 28 (18.06%) Degree

OO
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (7.74%) Confluence
1 12 (7.74%) LiveCycle
1 12 (7.74%) FileNet
2 11 (7.10%) Node.js
3 6 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.58%) IIS
5 3 (1.94%) Apache
6 2 (1.29%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.65%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 40 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.03%) IaaS
2 14 (9.03%) PaaS
3 6 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.58%) Trello
4 4 (2.58%) Basecamp
4 4 (2.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.16%) Internet
2 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.65%) Intranet
3 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.84%) MongoDB
3 14 (9.03%) NoSQL
4 13 (8.39%) MySQL
5 12 (7.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.52%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.87%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.87%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.58%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.65%) QlikView
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (13.55%) Subversion
1 21 (13.55%) Jenkins
2 20 (12.90%) NUnit
3 18 (11.61%) Maven
4 17 (10.97%) MSTest
4 17 (10.97%) Moq
5 14 (9.03%) JIRA
6 12 (7.74%) Hudson
7 10 (6.45%) JUnit
7 10 (6.45%) Git (software)
8 8 (5.16%) Apache Ivy
8 8 (5.16%) Ant
9 6 (3.87%) Gradle
9 6 (3.87%) Eclipse
9 6 (3.87%) Mockito
10 5 (3.23%) Axure RP
10 5 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (3.23%) RequisitePro
10 5 (3.23%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (7.10%) Finance
2 8 (5.16%) Multimedia
3 5 (3.23%) Retail
3 5 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.29%) Games
4 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.29%) Advertising
4 2 (1.29%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 122 (78.71%) Developer
2 38 (24.52%) Java Developer
3 31 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 27 (17.42%) Software Engineer
5 22 (14.19%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.74%) Analyst
6 12 (7.74%) Junior
6 12 (7.74%) Programmer
7 10 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 10 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Consultant
8 8 (5.16%) Java Consultant
8 8 (5.16%) Java Programmer
8 8 (5.16%) Developer Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (4.52%) Graduate
10 6 (3.87%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.87%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.87%) PHP Developer
11 5 (3.23%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (53.55%) HTML
2 69 (44.52%) .NET
3 66 (42.58%) XML
4 43 (27.74%) CSS
5 37 (23.87%) WCF
6 35 (22.58%) HTML5
6 35 (22.58%) Web Services
7 33 (21.29%) Spring
8 32 (20.65%) .NET Framework
8 32 (20.65%) jQuery
9 30 (19.35%) ASP.NET
9 30 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 26 (16.77%) WinForms
11 25 (16.13%) Hibernate
11 25 (16.13%) SOAP
12 21 (13.55%) J2EE
13 20 (12.90%) XSLT
14 19 (12.26%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (9.68%) REST
16 14 (9.03%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.06%) Open Source
2 16 (10.32%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.45%) User Experience
4 9 (5.81%) Mathematics
4 9 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.52%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.58%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.58%) Physics
8 3 (1.94%) RIA
9 2 (1.29%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.29%) Arduino
9 2 (1.29%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.29%) Statistics
10 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.65%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.65%) Social Media
10 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.65%) Firmware
10 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.97%) Linux
2 11 (7.10%) Windows
3 6 (3.87%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.23%) Android
5 4 (2.58%) UNIX
5 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.29%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (38.06%) TDD
3 51 (32.90%) MVC
4 50 (32.26%) Scrum
5 47 (30.32%) Software Engineering
6 35 (22.58%) OOD
7 28 (18.06%) OOP
8 26 (16.77%) Release Management
9 25 (16.13%) OOA/OOD
9 25 (16.13%) RUP
9 25 (16.13%) DSDM
10 24 (15.48%) Unit Testing
10 24 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (12.26%) Requirements Analysis
12 18 (11.61%) DevOps
12 18 (11.61%) Mentoring
13 17 (10.97%) Configuration Management
14 16 (10.32%) UML
15 15 (9.68%) Web Development
15 15 (9.68%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 84 (54.19%) Java
2 74 (47.74%) C#
3 67 (43.23%) JavaScript
4 51 (32.90%) SQL
5 29 (18.71%) PHP
6 28 (18.06%) C++
7 19 (12.26%) Groovy
8 16 (10.32%) Scala
9 14 (9.03%) VB.NET
10 13 (8.39%) Clojure
11 10 (6.45%) T-SQL
12 9 (5.81%) Perl
12 9 (5.81%) Python
13 7 (4.52%) VB
14 6 (3.87%) C
15 4 (2.58%) PHP5
16 3 (1.94%) VB6
17 1 (0.65%) Ruby
17 1 (0.65%) ActionScript
17 1 (0.65%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (18.06%) Degree
2 5 (3.23%) ISEB
3 3 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 56 (36.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.03%) Oracle
2 14 (9.03%) IBM
3 13 (8.39%) Twitter
4 12 (7.74%) Adobe
5 4 (2.58%) Zend
6 3 (1.94%) Coverity
6 3 (1.94%) Wind River
7 2 (1.29%) iRise
7 2 (1.29%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.65%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.65%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours,
Posted: 4 days ago
Rhyl, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24350 - £28827 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Welshpool
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 p.a
Posted: 26 days ago