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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 66 88 61
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Permanent jobs citing OOD 36 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.80% 1.49% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 1.88% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 26
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
976 1066 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.95% 79.55% 68.91%
Number of salaries quoted 839 952 664
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +23 34 £38,500 +10.00% 5
West Wales - 2 £37,500 -
OOD
UK

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 43 (57.33%) OO
2 34 (45.33%) OOP
3 31 (41.33%) HTML
4 28 (37.33%) C++
5 25 (33.33%) SQL
5 25 (33.33%) HTML5
6 24 (32.00%) .NET
7 23 (30.67%) Windows
8 22 (29.33%) XML
8 22 (29.33%) C#
8 22 (29.33%) Multimedia
8 22 (29.33%) Mac OS
9 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
10 20 (26.67%) Java
10 20 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
11 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
11 19 (25.33%) DTV
12 18 (24.00%) CSS
12 18 (24.00%) IPTV
12 18 (24.00%) Degree
13 17 (22.67%) .NET Framework
14 16 (21.33%) WCF
14 16 (21.33%) TDD
14 16 (21.33%) C
14 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
15 14 (18.67%) Apple iOS
16 13 (17.33%) MVC
16 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (13.33%) PaaS
3 8 (10.67%) IaaS
4 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) HTTP
2 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) DVB
4 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.67%) Big Data
5 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) NUnit
1 8 (10.67%) MSTest
1 8 (10.67%) Moq
2 6 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.00%) Subversion
2 6 (8.00%) Maven
2 6 (8.00%) Ant
2 6 (8.00%) JUnit
2 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.00%) Xcode
3 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (29.33%) Multimedia
2 10 (13.33%) Banking
2 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.67%) Advertising
4 4 (5.33%) Finance
5 3 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (81.33%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Software Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 12 (16.00%) C++ Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Java Developer
4 11 (14.67%) .NET Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (9.33%) iOS Developer
6 7 (9.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Programmer
7 6 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (8.00%) Programmer
7 6 (8.00%) Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (41.33%) HTML
2 25 (33.33%) HTML5
3 24 (32.00%) .NET
4 22 (29.33%) XML
5 18 (24.00%) CSS
6 17 (22.67%) .NET Framework
7 16 (21.33%) WCF
8 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET
9 11 (14.67%) J2EE
9 11 (14.67%) Hibernate
9 11 (14.67%) Spring
9 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (13.33%) REST
11 9 (12.00%) jQuery
12 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (10.67%) WinForms
13 7 (9.33%) JSON
14 6 (8.00%) XHTML
14 6 (8.00%) Ajax
15 4 (5.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) DTV
2 18 (24.00%) IPTV
3 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.67%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.33%) Open Source
6 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.33%) iPhone
6 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Windows
2 22 (29.33%) Mac OS
3 14 (18.67%) Apple iOS
4 8 (10.67%) Android
5 3 (4.00%) UNIX
5 3 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (57.33%) OO
2 34 (45.33%) OOP
3 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 16 (21.33%) TDD
5 13 (17.33%) MVC
5 13 (17.33%) Scrum
5 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
6 8 (10.67%) Product Management
6 8 (10.67%) iOS Development
7 7 (9.33%) Change Management
8 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (8.00%) Cyber Security
9 5 (6.67%) UML
9 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.00%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) C++
2 25 (33.33%) SQL
3 22 (29.33%) C#
4 20 (26.67%) Java
5 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
6 16 (21.33%) C
7 7 (9.33%) Objective-C
8 5 (6.67%) Embedded C
9 4 (5.33%) Embedded C++
9 4 (5.33%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.33%) PHP
10 3 (4.00%) Python
10 3 (4.00%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle
3 6 (8.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.33%) Apple
4 1 (1.33%) Zend
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Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Vizolution
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago