The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 72 70 47
Rank change year-on-year -2 -23  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 16 29 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.86% 2.35% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.87% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 48
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £29,931
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £42,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% -  

OOP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 732 1010 992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.12% 81.91% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 632 851 865
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in South Wales

OOP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for OOP in South Wales

OOP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in South Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in South Wales

OOP
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 OOP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -2 12 £40,000 +14.28%
Torfaen +16 4 £32,500 +44.44%
OOP
Wales

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 32 (74.42%) OO
2 24 (55.81%) CSS
3 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (51.16%) Scrum
4 22 (51.16%) HTML
4 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
4 22 (51.16%) SDLC
5 16 (37.21%) MongoDB
5 16 (37.21%) jQuery
6 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
7 14 (32.56%) PHP
7 14 (32.56%) Java
7 14 (32.56%) .NET
7 14 (32.56%) Node.js
7 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
8 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
8 13 (30.23%) MySQL
8 13 (30.23%) OOD
9 12 (27.91%) Degree
10 11 (25.58%) HTML5
11 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
11 10 (23.26%) C++
12 9 (20.93%) C#
12 9 (20.93%) Linux
13 8 (18.60%) Web Development
13 8 (18.60%) SQL
13 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
13 8 (18.60%) TDD
13 8 (18.60%) HTTP
13 8 (18.60%) MVC

OOP
Top Related 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 6 (13.95%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) MongoDB
2 13 (30.23%) MySQL
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) gulp
3 6 (13.95%) Grunt
3 6 (13.95%) webpack
4 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.33%) JMeter
5 1 (2.33%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.33%) NUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (95.35%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (16.28%) PHP Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Graduate
8 1 (2.33%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) CSS
2 22 (51.16%) HTML
3 16 (37.21%) jQuery
4 14 (32.56%) .NET
4 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
4 14 (32.56%) Node.js
5 11 (25.58%) HTML5
6 7 (16.28%) LAMP
6 7 (16.28%) React
6 7 (16.28%) Sass
6 7 (16.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (13.95%) Angular 2
7 6 (13.95%) Django
7 6 (13.95%) Laravel
8 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (11.63%) CSS3
9 4 (9.30%) WCF
9 4 (9.30%) WinForms
9 4 (9.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) NHS
3 4 (9.30%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) OO
2 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (51.16%) Scrum
3 22 (51.16%) SDLC
4 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
5 13 (30.23%) OOD
6 8 (18.60%) MVC
6 8 (18.60%) TDD
6 8 (18.60%) Web Development
7 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Multithreading
9 4 (9.30%) Coaching
9 4 (9.30%) Front End Development
9 4 (9.30%) Informatics
9 4 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Cross-Platform Development
10 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.65%) Business Process Analysis
11 2 (4.65%) ERP
12 1 (2.33%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
2 14 (32.56%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) PHP
3 10 (23.26%) C++
4 9 (20.93%) C#
5 8 (18.60%) SQL
6 7 (16.28%) C
6 7 (16.28%) TypeScript
7 6 (13.95%) Apple Swift
7 6 (13.95%) Objective-C
7 6 (13.95%) Python
8 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.30%) RedGate
2 3 (6.98%) Sony
3 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.33%) Zend