The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 107 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
OOA/OOD
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
1160 982 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.74% 75.95% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 974 863 887
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in Wales

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

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in Wales

OOA/OOD
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -8 2 £32,500 -31.57%
OOA/OOD
UK

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Fortran
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (50.00%) VxWorks
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Fortran
2 2 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Coverity