Period
to 16 July 2018

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 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 88 76
Rank change year-on-year -4 -12 0
Permanent jobs citing OOP 18 31 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.27% 1.95% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.18% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 44
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +12.68% +1.43%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,750 £52,125
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -

OOP 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 1,278 1,424 2,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 90.32% 89.73% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,112 1,224 1,743
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £25,455 £23,575 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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 17 £39,000 -2.50% 6
Newport +12 1 £38,000 +58.33%
OOP
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for OOP.

1 10 (55.56%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (27.78%) HTML5
6 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Spring
7 4 (22.22%) PHP
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) Microservices
8 3 (16.67%) Thymeleaf
8 3 (16.67%) Spring Boot
8 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
8 3 (16.67%) Terraform
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (16.67%) RESTful
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

OOP
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 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) Spring
6 3 (16.67%) Kafka
6 3 (16.67%) RESTful
6 3 (16.67%) Sass
6 3 (16.67%) Spring Boot
6 3 (16.67%) Thymeleaf
7 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
7 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 2 (11.11%) Jest
7 2 (11.11%) Node.js
8 1 (5.56%) SOAP
8 1 (5.56%) Web Services
8 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) OO
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) BDD
8 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (5.56%) SDLC
8 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
8 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) C++
3 6 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++
5 3 (16.67%) Go
6 2 (11.11%) ES6
6 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.56%) Groovy
7 1 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
1 3 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft