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 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 Design (OOD)
Rank 84 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing OOD 25 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.78% 3.02% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 3.97% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 23
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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%

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 31 August 2015.

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 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
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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 -18 23 £35,000 -4.10% 3
West Wales +4 1 £40,000 +11.11%
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 35 (76.09%) OO
2 21 (45.65%) C++
2 21 (45.65%) Java
3 16 (34.78%) Multimedia
4 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
4 15 (32.61%) C
5 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (26.09%) Back Office
6 12 (26.09%) SQL
7 11 (23.91%) Web Services
7 11 (23.91%) UML
7 11 (23.91%) DTV
7 11 (23.91%) IPTV
8 10 (21.74%) Degree
8 10 (21.74%) OOP
9 9 (19.57%) Windows
9 9 (19.57%) Apple
10 8 (17.39%) .NET
10 8 (17.39%) Validation
10 8 (17.39%) Spring
10 8 (17.39%) REST
10 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (15.22%) Java EE
11 7 (15.22%) Mac OS
11 7 (15.22%) NetBeans
11 7 (15.22%) Eclipse
12 6 (13.04%) SOAP
12 6 (13.04%) C#
12 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
12 6 (13.04%) Oracle

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) NetBeans
1 7 (15.22%) Eclipse
2 6 (13.04%) Maven
2 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Hudson
3 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (34.78%) Multimedia
2 12 (26.09%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Software Engineer
3 11 (23.91%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Android Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Graduate Java Developer
8 1 (2.17%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) Web Services
2 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) Spring
2 8 (17.39%) REST
3 7 (15.22%) Java EE
4 6 (13.04%) SOAP
4 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.04%) Android SDK
4 6 (13.04%) iOS SDK
5 5 (10.87%) HTML
6 4 (8.70%) Widevine
6 4 (8.70%) PlayReady
6 4 (8.70%) WCF
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.52%) CSS
8 2 (4.35%) XML
8 2 (4.35%) J2EE
8 2 (4.35%) WPF
8 2 (4.35%) JSON
8 2 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) DTV
1 11 (23.91%) IPTV
2 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) iPhone
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Mac OS
3 6 (13.04%) Android
3 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.35%) VxWorks
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) OO
2 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
3 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (23.91%) UML
5 10 (21.74%) OOP
6 8 (17.39%) Validation
7 6 (13.04%) Workflow
7 6 (13.04%) TDD
7 6 (13.04%) Project Planning
7 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Mobile Development
7 6 (13.04%) Robotic Process Automation
7 6 (13.04%) SDLC
7 6 (13.04%) Change Control
7 6 (13.04%) Cyber Security
7 6 (13.04%) Android Development
7 6 (13.04%) iOS Development
7 6 (13.04%) BDD
8 5 (10.87%) MVC
9 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) C++
1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) C
3 12 (26.09%) SQL
4 6 (13.04%) C#
4 6 (13.04%) Objective-C
5 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) Fortran
6 2 (4.35%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.35%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Apple
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago