Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 41 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 77 115 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.45% 5.36% 5.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 5.96% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 71 112 99
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £21,500 £24,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £51,250 £43,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1250 1928 2093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.40% 89.93% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1729 1791
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,270 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

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Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for OO in South Wales

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Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for OO in South Wales

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Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OO in South Wales

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Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 38 £39,000 +14.71% 4
Torfaen +13 17 £35,000 -10.26% 3
Newport +1 12 £24,000 -46.67%
Neath Port Talbot +6 3 £40,000 -2.44%
Bridgend +4 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Caerphilly 0 1 £30,000 -30.23%
OO
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for OO.

1 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (53.25%) JavaScript
3 37 (48.05%) Java
3 37 (48.05%) OOP
4 34 (44.16%) HTML
5 29 (37.66%) C#
5 29 (37.66%) Software Engineering
6 27 (35.06%) CSS
7 26 (33.77%) OOD
8 25 (32.47%) Scrum
9 24 (31.17%) SQL
10 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
11 18 (23.38%) C++
11 18 (23.38%) TDD
11 18 (23.38%) HTML5
12 17 (22.08%) .NET
13 16 (20.78%) Computer Science
14 15 (19.48%) Degree
14 15 (19.48%) PHP
14 15 (19.48%) XML
14 15 (19.48%) SDLC
15 14 (18.18%) RESTful
15 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
15 14 (18.18%) Node.js
16 13 (16.88%) Linux
17 12 (15.58%) Test Automation
17 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
18 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (14.29%) CSS3
18 11 (14.29%) TypeScript

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.49%) Apache
1 5 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.90%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) Drupal
3 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.49%) IaaS
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.49%) PaaS
3 4 (5.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Broadband
2 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.60%) HTTP
3 2 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.19%) MySQL
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.60%) Big Data
4 2 (2.60%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.60%) SQLite
5 1 (1.30%) HPCC
5 1 (1.30%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.49%) Moq
2 5 (6.49%) MSTest
2 5 (6.49%) NUnit
2 5 (6.49%) Subversion
2 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.90%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.60%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.60%) JMeter
4 2 (2.60%) NetBeans
4 2 (2.60%) Selenium
4 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.30%) Gradle
5 1 (1.30%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) LSMW
General
1 9 (11.69%) Games
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (63.64%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) Software Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) Software Developer
4 12 (15.58%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (14.29%) Graduate
6 9 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Java Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Junior
8 7 (9.09%) C++ Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) C++ Software Developer
9 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.79%) UI Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
11 4 (5.19%) JavaScript Engineer
11 4 (5.19%) PHP Developer
12 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
12 3 (3.90%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (44.16%) HTML
2 27 (35.06%) CSS
3 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
4 18 (23.38%) HTML5
5 17 (22.08%) .NET
6 15 (19.48%) XML
7 14 (18.18%) Node.js
7 14 (18.18%) RESTful
8 11 (14.29%) CSS3
9 10 (12.99%) jQuery
10 9 (11.69%) JSON
10 9 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (11.69%) Web Services
11 8 (10.39%) Spring
12 7 (9.09%) React
13 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (6.49%) Qt
13 5 (6.49%) WCF
14 4 (5.19%) Ajax
14 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.99%) Algorithms
2 10 (12.99%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.90%) Fintech
3 3 (3.90%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.90%) User Experience
4 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) Animation
4 1 (1.30%) Anti-Piracy
4 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) Apple iOS
3 7 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.05%) OOP
3 29 (37.66%) Software Engineering
4 26 (33.77%) OOD
5 25 (32.47%) Scrum
6 18 (23.38%) TDD
7 15 (19.48%) SDLC
8 12 (15.58%) Test Automation
9 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (12.99%) Refactoring
11 9 (11.69%) DevOps
11 9 (11.69%) Information Security
11 9 (11.69%) MVC
12 7 (9.09%) Web Development
13 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
14 5 (6.49%) Microservices
14 5 (6.49%) SOLID
15 4 (5.19%) Cross-Platform Development
15 4 (5.19%) Multithreading
15 4 (5.19%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.25%) JavaScript
2 37 (48.05%) Java
3 29 (37.66%) C#
4 24 (31.17%) SQL
5 18 (23.38%) C++
6 15 (19.48%) PHP
7 11 (14.29%) TypeScript
8 10 (12.99%) Python
9 7 (9.09%) Apple Swift
9 7 (9.09%) C
10 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
10 6 (7.79%) Perl
11 5 (6.49%) Objective-C
12 4 (5.19%) Go
13 3 (3.90%) Groovy
14 2 (2.60%) Scala
15 1 (1.30%) ABAP
15 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Degree
2 10 (12.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Docker
2 2 (2.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Ansible
1 6 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.79%) Puppet
2 4 (5.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) SAP
2 4 (5.19%) Sony
2 4 (5.19%) Twitter
3 1 (1.30%) Apple
3 1 (1.30%) Zend