Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 85 91
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 -29
Permanent jobs citing OOP 36 36 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.59% 2.07% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.32% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 29
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £44,800 £45,000 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

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 1,271 1,555 1,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 91.57% 89.42% 84.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,124 1,344 1,671
South Wales median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,004 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,250
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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +14 30 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Torfaen -4 5 £35,000 +12.00%
Newport - 1 £38,000 -
OOP
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 26 (72.22%) OO
2 20 (55.56%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) HTML
4 17 (47.22%) CSS
5 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 15 (41.67%) Scrum
5 15 (41.67%) jQuery
6 14 (38.89%) TDD
7 13 (36.11%) MVC
7 13 (36.11%) C#
8 12 (33.33%) C++
9 11 (30.56%) PHP
10 10 (27.78%) HTML5
10 10 (27.78%) MongoDB
10 10 (27.78%) Microservices
11 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 9 (25.00%) Spring
11 9 (25.00%) SQL
12 8 (22.22%) Apache
12 8 (22.22%) Web Development
12 8 (22.22%) RESTful
12 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (22.22%) Thymeleaf
12 8 (22.22%) Spring Boot
12 8 (22.22%) Terraform
12 8 (22.22%) Kafka
12 8 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (22.22%) Go

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 8 (22.22%) Apache
1 8 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Selenium
3 3 (8.33%) Xdebug
4 2 (5.56%) JMeter
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.78%) JUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Maven
5 1 (2.78%) NUnit
5 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) PHP Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (11.11%) UI Developer
7 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) UI Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) HTML
2 17 (47.22%) CSS
3 15 (41.67%) jQuery
4 10 (27.78%) HTML5
5 9 (25.00%) Spring
6 8 (22.22%) Kafka
6 8 (22.22%) RESTful
6 8 (22.22%) Spring Boot
6 8 (22.22%) Thymeleaf
7 7 (19.44%) CSS3
8 6 (16.67%) .NET
9 5 (13.89%) Ajax
9 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.89%) JSON
9 5 (13.89%) XML
10 4 (11.11%) Laravel
10 4 (11.11%) React Native
10 4 (11.11%) Redux
10 4 (11.11%) Sass
11 3 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Android
3 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) OO
2 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Scrum
3 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 14 (38.89%) TDD
5 13 (36.11%) MVC
6 10 (27.78%) Microservices
7 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (22.22%) Web Development
9 6 (16.67%) OOD
10 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (11.11%) Web Design
11 3 (8.33%) SDLC
11 3 (8.33%) SOLID
11 3 (8.33%) UML
12 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
13 1 (2.78%) Android Development
13 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
13 1 (2.78%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
1 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 13 (36.11%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) C++
4 11 (30.56%) PHP
5 9 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (22.22%) Go
7 4 (11.11%) C
7 4 (11.11%) Python
7 4 (11.11%) TypeScript
8 3 (8.33%) Apple Swift
8 3 (8.33%) Embedded C
8 3 (8.33%) Embedded C++
8 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
8 3 (8.33%) PHP 5
9 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.78%) Groovy
9 1 (2.78%) Perl
9 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PMO
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Ansible
1 8 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft