Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 74 58
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 -7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 45 60 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.32% 3.06% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 3.39% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43 56 64
South Wales median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
10th Percentile £21,600 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £43,375
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 1,203 1,772 1,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.65% 90.32% 83.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,057 1,591 1,719
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,779
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +1.96% +5.08%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +1.69%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +9 23 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Torfaen +8 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Newport +6 8 £24,000 -43.53% 1
Bridgend 0 2 £40,000 +14.29%
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £40,000 -
OOP
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 35 (77.78%) OO
2 32 (71.11%) Java
3 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
4 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (55.56%) HTML
5 25 (55.56%) CSS
6 22 (48.89%) C#
7 20 (44.44%) SQL
7 20 (44.44%) Software Engineering
7 20 (44.44%) Scrum
8 16 (35.56%) TDD
9 14 (31.11%) Degree
9 14 (31.11%) C++
9 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
10 12 (26.67%) jQuery
10 12 (26.67%) MongoDB
11 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (22.22%) Data Structures
11 10 (22.22%) MVC
11 10 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (20.00%) Microservices
12 9 (20.00%) PHP
12 9 (20.00%) OOD
12 9 (20.00%) TypeScript
12 9 (20.00%) RESTful
12 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 9 (20.00%) Test Automation
13 8 (17.78%) HTML5
13 8 (17.78%) Web Development
13 8 (17.78%) Refactoring

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 7 (15.56%) Apache
1 7 (15.56%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Redis
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) Xdebug
3 2 (4.44%) GoogleTest
3 2 (4.44%) JMeter
3 2 (4.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (17.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Graduate
4 6 (13.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Junior
4 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.33%) UI Developer
5 5 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) JavaScript Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) UI Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) CSS
1 25 (55.56%) HTML
2 12 (26.67%) jQuery
3 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (20.00%) RESTful
4 8 (17.78%) CSS3
4 8 (17.78%) HTML5
5 7 (15.56%) Kafka
5 7 (15.56%) Spring
5 7 (15.56%) Spring Boot
5 7 (15.56%) Thymeleaf
6 6 (13.33%) .NET
6 6 (13.33%) React
7 5 (11.11%) Ajax
7 5 (11.11%) React Native
7 5 (11.11%) Redux
7 5 (11.11%) STL
7 5 (11.11%) XML
8 4 (8.89%) JSON
8 4 (8.89%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) Data Structures
3 8 (17.78%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Android
1 7 (15.56%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) OO
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (44.44%) Scrum
3 20 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 16 (35.56%) TDD
5 10 (22.22%) MVC
6 9 (20.00%) Microservices
6 9 (20.00%) OOD
6 9 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (17.78%) Refactoring
7 8 (17.78%) Web Development
8 7 (15.56%) Information Security
9 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 5 (11.11%) SDLC
10 4 (8.89%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (8.89%) SOLID
10 4 (8.89%) Web Design
11 3 (6.67%) Cross-Platform Development
11 3 (6.67%) UML
11 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) Java
2 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (48.89%) C#
4 20 (44.44%) SQL
5 14 (31.11%) C++
6 9 (20.00%) PHP
6 9 (20.00%) TypeScript
7 7 (15.56%) Go
8 6 (13.33%) Apple Swift
9 4 (8.89%) Objective-C
9 4 (8.89%) PHP 5
10 2 (4.44%) C
11 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Ansible
1 7 (15.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Sony
2 2 (4.44%) Google
2 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft