The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 17 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing OO 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 4.11% 2.47% 9.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% 4.00% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 50 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 60.27% 61.73% 73.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 45
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,836 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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Salary Trend in West Wales

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

OO Salary Trend in West Wales

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Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
(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
Swansea +3 3 £37,500 +7.14%
OO
Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing OO 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 OO.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) OOD
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) B2B
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) CoffeeScript
4 3 (50.00%) Durandal
4 3 (50.00%) TypeScript

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Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Moq
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Durandal
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) XHTML
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (16.67%) Flash
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) Autofac
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OOD
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) B2B
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Product Management
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) UX Design
5 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) CoffeeScript
2 3 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft