Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 42 51
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9 -13
Permanent jobs citing OO 78 119 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.18% 5.80% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 6.42% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 70 111 91
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £27,425 £28,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £54,844 £60,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

OO 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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,736 1,854 2,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 92.93% 90.31% 84.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,413 1,536 1,921
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,946 £56,250 £54,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for OO in Wales

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Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for OO in Wales

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Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Wales over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
South Wales -3 44 £35,000 -12.50% 5
West Wales +1 32 £37,500 -11.76% 1
North Wales -5 1 £55,000 +124.49%
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UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT jobs citing OO 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 Wales region with a requirement for OO.

1 49 (62.82%) Java
2 43 (55.13%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (48.72%) Software Engineering
3 38 (48.72%) OOP
4 34 (43.59%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 22 (28.21%) Scrum
6 22 (28.21%) Service Delivery
6 22 (28.21%) Unix
6 22 (28.21%) JavaScript
7 18 (23.08%) HTML
7 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (21.79%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (21.79%) C#
9 16 (20.51%) QA
9 16 (20.51%) Test Automation
9 16 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (19.23%) OOD
11 14 (17.95%) TDD
12 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 13 (16.67%) Software Delivery
13 12 (15.38%) PHP
13 12 (15.38%) CSS
14 11 (14.10%) SAP
14 11 (14.10%) Finance
14 11 (14.10%) jQuery
14 11 (14.10%) Customer Requirements
14 11 (14.10%) Business Transformation
14 11 (14.10%) RESTful
15 10 (12.82%) MySQL

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.28%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 34 (43.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) SaaS
2 3 (3.85%) Serverless
3 2 (2.56%) npm
4 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) MySQL
2 9 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.56%) Big Data
6 2 (2.56%) HPCC
6 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.85%) Selenium
3 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.56%) Bower
4 2 (2.56%) JIRA
4 2 (2.56%) Maven
4 2 (2.56%) NUnit
4 2 (2.56%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.28%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.28%) JMeter
5 1 (1.28%) JUnit
5 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.13%) Electronics
3 4 (5.13%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Law
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (46.15%) Developer
2 26 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Lead Software Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.26%) PHP Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Junior
6 7 (8.97%) Junior Software Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) ABAP Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) HTML
2 12 (15.38%) CSS
3 11 (14.10%) jQuery
3 11 (14.10%) RESTful
4 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 8 (10.26%) .NET
5 8 (10.26%) Spring
5 8 (10.26%) Web Services
6 7 (8.97%) IDoc
6 7 (8.97%) REST
6 7 (8.97%) SAP ALE
6 7 (8.97%) Web Dynpro
7 6 (7.69%) BAPI
7 6 (7.69%) Java EE
7 6 (7.69%) JSON
7 6 (7.69%) Kafka
7 6 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (7.69%) XML
8 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.56%) Fintech
6 2 (2.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Unix
2 4 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (55.13%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (48.72%) OOP
2 38 (48.72%) Software Engineering
3 26 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 22 (28.21%) Scrum
4 22 (28.21%) Service Delivery
5 17 (21.79%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (20.51%) Test Automation
7 15 (19.23%) OOD
8 14 (17.95%) TDD
9 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 13 (16.67%) Software Delivery
10 11 (14.10%) Business Transformation
10 11 (14.10%) Customer Requirements
11 9 (11.54%) Microservices
11 9 (11.54%) MVC
11 9 (11.54%) SEO
12 7 (8.97%) Workflow
13 6 (7.69%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.82%) Java
2 22 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.79%) C#
4 12 (15.38%) PHP
5 8 (10.26%) C++
5 8 (10.26%) SQL
6 7 (8.97%) ABAP
7 6 (7.69%) Go
8 5 (6.41%) Python
9 4 (5.13%) C
10 3 (3.85%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.85%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.85%) Groovy
11 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.28%) Java 8
12 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.56%) CITP
2 2 (2.56%) Master's Degree
2 2 (2.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Terraform
2 5 (6.41%) Ansible
3 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) SAP
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) Zend
5 2 (2.56%) Sybase
6 1 (1.28%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.28%) Twitter