The table below looks at the statistics for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 59 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing OOD 40 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.05% 1.74% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 2.33% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 20
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
951 989 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 72.60% 74.70% 70.62%
Number of salaries quoted 834 884 640
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOD
Salary Trend in Wales

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

OOD Salary Trend in Wales

OOD
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Wales

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 OOD within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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 +10 36 £36,500 +1.38% 4
West Wales - 2 £36,750 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing 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 OOD.

1 47 (68.12%) HTML
2 46 (66.67%) .NET
3 37 (53.62%) HTML5
4 35 (50.72%) OO
5 31 (44.93%) C++
5 31 (44.93%) JavaScript
6 30 (43.48%) CSS
7 29 (42.03%) C#
7 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
8 27 (39.13%) Java
8 27 (39.13%) SQL Server
9 25 (36.23%) XML
9 25 (36.23%) Windows
10 23 (33.33%) WCF
10 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (31.88%) TDD
11 22 (31.88%) MS Excel
11 22 (31.88%) Scrum
12 21 (30.43%) MVC
12 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
13 20 (28.99%) .NET Framework
13 20 (28.99%) SQL
14 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (23.19%) WinForms
15 16 (23.19%) OOP
16 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (21.74%) CSS3
17 14 (20.29%) Mac OS
17 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.25%) IIS
2 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.35%) Node.js
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (31.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (18.84%) PaaS
2 13 (18.84%) IaaS
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
1 3 (4.35%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Moq
1 11 (15.94%) MSTest
1 11 (15.94%) NUnit
2 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.35%) Ant
2 3 (4.35%) Maven
3 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.90%) Subversion
3 2 (2.90%) JUnit
3 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (18.84%) Multimedia
2 7 (10.14%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (82.61%) Developer
2 22 (31.88%) Software Developer
3 17 (24.64%) Software Engineer
4 16 (23.19%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) C++ Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.70%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Systems Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Sitecore Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Android Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 2 (2.90%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (2.90%) C Developer
10 2 (2.90%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (68.12%) HTML
2 46 (66.67%) .NET
3 37 (53.62%) HTML5
4 30 (43.48%) CSS
5 25 (36.23%) XML
6 23 (33.33%) WCF
7 20 (28.99%) .NET Framework
8 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 16 (23.19%) WinForms
10 15 (21.74%) CSS3
11 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET
12 7 (10.14%) Hibernate
12 7 (10.14%) J2EE
12 7 (10.14%) Spring
12 7 (10.14%) jQuery
13 6 (8.70%) Web Services
14 4 (5.80%) REST
14 4 (5.80%) JSON
15 3 (4.35%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.39%) IPTV
2 12 (17.39%) DTV
3 5 (7.25%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.25%) Physics
4 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.80%) Open Source
5 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Windows
2 14 (20.29%) Mac OS
3 11 (15.94%) Android
4 9 (13.04%) Apple iOS
5 7 (10.14%) Windows Phone
6 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) OO
2 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (31.88%) TDD
3 22 (31.88%) Scrum
4 21 (30.43%) MVC
4 21 (30.43%) Software Engineering
5 16 (23.19%) OOP
6 12 (17.39%) Product Management
7 9 (13.04%) Android Development
8 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.14%) SOA
9 7 (10.14%) Change Management
9 7 (10.14%) iOS Development
10 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.25%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (7.25%) Software Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (7.25%) Release Management
10 5 (7.25%) Business Development
10 5 (7.25%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) C++
1 31 (44.93%) JavaScript
2 29 (42.03%) C#
3 27 (39.13%) Java
4 20 (28.99%) SQL
5 9 (13.04%) C
6 5 (7.25%) XAML
7 3 (4.35%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.35%) VB
7 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.35%) VB6
8 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
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Salary: 40,000-45,000 plus Pension, Bonus, Healthcare, Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
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