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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 67 89 65
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs citing OOD 32 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.52% 0.88% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 1.10% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 25
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,167 £35,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,950 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
946 1086 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.61% 79.74% 69.47%
Number of salaries quoted 788 969 667
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
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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 +27 29 £42,500 +21.42% 6
West Wales - 3 £37,500 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 40 (54.79%) HTML
2 38 (52.05%) OO
3 32 (43.84%) .NET
3 32 (43.84%) HTML5
4 31 (42.47%) OOP
5 27 (36.99%) C++
6 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
6 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (34.25%) Java
7 25 (34.25%) C#
7 25 (34.25%) CSS
7 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
8 24 (32.88%) Windows
9 23 (31.51%) XML
9 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
10 21 (28.77%) SQL
10 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
11 20 (27.40%) Mac OS
12 19 (26.03%) TDD
12 19 (26.03%) Multimedia
12 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
13 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
13 18 (24.66%) WCF
14 17 (23.29%) Scrum
14 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET
15 16 (21.92%) MVC
16 15 (20.55%) DTV
16 15 (20.55%) IPTV
17 14 (19.18%) Degree
17 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET Web API

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.48%) Node.js
3 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.07%) PaaS
3 9 (12.33%) IaaS
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) HTTP
2 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.11%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.11%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.74%) Big Data
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.74%) MySQL
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) NUnit
1 8 (10.96%) MSTest
1 8 (10.96%) Moq
2 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.22%) Subversion
2 6 (8.22%) Maven
2 6 (8.22%) Ant
2 6 (8.22%) JUnit
2 6 (8.22%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (26.03%) Multimedia
2 6 (8.22%) Banking
2 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.48%) Finance
4 3 (4.11%) Advertising
4 3 (4.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (83.56%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Software Developer
3 14 (19.18%) Software Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) .NET Developer
4 12 (16.44%) C++ Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Java Developer
5 11 (15.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.22%) C++ Software Developer
7 6 (8.22%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (5.48%) C Developer
9 4 (5.48%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Node.js Developer
10 3 (4.11%) iOS Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Integration Engineer
11 2 (2.74%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.79%) HTML
2 32 (43.84%) .NET
2 32 (43.84%) HTML5
3 25 (34.25%) CSS
4 23 (31.51%) XML
5 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
5 18 (24.66%) WCF
6 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET
7 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (16.44%) J2EE
8 12 (16.44%) Hibernate
8 12 (16.44%) Spring
9 11 (15.07%) jQuery
10 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (12.33%) WinForms
11 8 (10.96%) REST
12 6 (8.22%) CSS3
12 6 (8.22%) XHTML
12 6 (8.22%) Ajax
13 5 (6.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) DTV
1 15 (20.55%) IPTV
2 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.96%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.85%) Open Source
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Windows
2 20 (27.40%) Mac OS
3 13 (17.81%) Apple iOS
4 10 (13.70%) Android
5 3 (4.11%) UNIX
5 3 (4.11%) Linux
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) OO
2 31 (42.47%) OOP
3 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
5 19 (26.03%) TDD
6 17 (23.29%) Scrum
7 16 (21.92%) MVC
8 10 (13.70%) Unit Testing
9 9 (12.33%) Product Management
10 8 (10.96%) Configuration Management
11 7 (9.59%) Change Management
11 7 (9.59%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (9.59%) iOS Development
12 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (5.48%) Cyber Security
13 4 (5.48%) Android Development
14 3 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
14 3 (4.11%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.99%) C++
2 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.25%) Java
3 25 (34.25%) C#
4 21 (28.77%) SQL
5 12 (16.44%) C
6 4 (5.48%) Embedded C
6 4 (5.48%) Embedded C++
7 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.11%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (4.11%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.11%) Python
7 3 (4.11%) PHP
8 2 (2.74%) XAML
9 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.74%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.37%) Zend
4 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
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