Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 77 67
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 50 65 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.48% 2.98% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 3.32% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 47 61 69
South Wales median annual salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.72% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £21,450 £24,250 £25,450
90th Percentile £44,250 £51,250 £42,500
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 1269 1960 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.37% 89.91% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1758 1762
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 £22,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,280 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 November 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 6 months to 22 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 +10 21 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Torfaen +9 9 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Newport +5 9 £24,000 -43.53%
Bridgend +3 6 £40,000 +14.29%
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £40,000 -
OOP
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 37 (74.00%) OO
2 35 (70.00%) Java
3 32 (64.00%) JavaScript
4 29 (58.00%) HTML
5 28 (56.00%) C#
6 27 (54.00%) CSS
7 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (42.00%) Scrum
8 21 (42.00%) SQL
9 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
10 17 (34.00%) Computer Science
10 17 (34.00%) C++
11 16 (32.00%) TDD
12 15 (30.00%) Degree
13 13 (26.00%) jQuery
14 12 (24.00%) Data Structures
14 12 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
15 11 (22.00%) MongoDB
16 10 (20.00%) TypeScript
16 10 (20.00%) Refactoring
16 10 (20.00%) MVC
16 10 (20.00%) .NET
16 10 (20.00%) OOD
16 10 (20.00%) Algorithms
17 9 (18.00%) Information Security
17 9 (18.00%) Web Development
17 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
17 9 (18.00%) HTML5
18 8 (16.00%) Broadband
18 8 (16.00%) PHP

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 5 (10.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.00%) CMS
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Broadband
2 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.00%) Redis
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) GoogleTest
3 2 (4.00%) JMeter
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) Xdebug
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Mockito
General
1 5 (10.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Graduate
2 10 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (16.00%) C++ Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Junior
5 7 (14.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (12.00%) PHP Developer
7 5 (10.00%) UI Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
9 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) UI Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (58.00%) HTML
2 27 (54.00%) CSS
3 13 (26.00%) jQuery
4 10 (20.00%) .NET
5 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (18.00%) HTML5
6 7 (14.00%) CSS3
6 7 (14.00%) Qt
6 7 (14.00%) STL
7 6 (12.00%) RESTful
7 6 (12.00%) Spring
8 5 (10.00%) React
9 4 (8.00%) Ajax
9 4 (8.00%) Kafka
9 4 (8.00%) Node.js
9 4 (8.00%) React Native
9 4 (8.00%) Redux
9 4 (8.00%) Spring Boot
9 4 (8.00%) Thymeleaf
9 4 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (24.00%) Data Structures
3 10 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Android
1 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) OO
2 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.00%) Scrum
4 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
5 16 (32.00%) TDD
6 10 (20.00%) MVC
6 10 (20.00%) OOD
6 10 (20.00%) Refactoring
7 9 (18.00%) Information Security
7 9 (18.00%) Web Development
8 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
9 6 (12.00%) SDLC
9 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.00%) Microservices
11 4 (8.00%) Cross-Platform Development
11 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (8.00%) Web Design
12 3 (6.00%) Multithreaded Programming
12 3 (6.00%) UML
12 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Java
2 32 (64.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (56.00%) C#
4 21 (42.00%) SQL
5 17 (34.00%) C++
6 10 (20.00%) TypeScript
7 8 (16.00%) PHP
8 5 (10.00%) Apple Swift
9 4 (8.00%) Go
10 3 (6.00%) Objective-C
11 2 (4.00%) C
11 2 (4.00%) PHP 5
11 2 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 12 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Ansible
1 4 (8.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Sony
2 3 (6.00%) Google
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) SAP