Period
to 23 October 2017

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

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 47 44
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 -7
Permanent jobs citing OO 120 131 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.09% 5.01% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 5.76% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 117 128 106
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £20,800 £23,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,406 £51,250 £44,375
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 1769 2274 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.75% 87.03% 85.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1946 1977
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,100 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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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 23 October 2017.

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 23 October 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
South Wales +1 67 £38,250 +6.25% 6
West Wales +7 41 £49,039 +22.60%
North Wales - 1 £37,500 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing OO 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 Wales region with a requirement for OO.

1 69 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (55.83%) Java
2 67 (55.83%) OOP
3 59 (49.17%) Software Engineering
4 57 (47.50%) JavaScript
5 54 (45.00%) HTML
6 51 (42.50%) C#
7 47 (39.17%) CSS
8 37 (30.83%) Amazon AWS
9 32 (26.67%) .NET
10 30 (25.00%) Degree
11 29 (24.17%) SQL
12 28 (23.33%) Web Development
13 27 (22.50%) OOD
13 27 (22.50%) Mentoring
14 25 (20.83%) SDLC
14 25 (20.83%) AngularJS
14 25 (20.83%) Computer Science
15 24 (20.00%) C++
15 24 (20.00%) Unix
16 23 (19.17%) TDD
16 23 (19.17%) Service Delivery
16 23 (19.17%) Scrum
17 22 (18.33%) SEO
17 22 (18.33%) Business Transformation
17 22 (18.33%) Software Delivery
17 22 (18.33%) Customer Requirements
18 21 (17.50%) Computer Science Degree
18 21 (17.50%) SQL Server
19 20 (16.67%) HTML5

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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 7 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.50%) Drupal
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (30.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.50%) SaaS
3 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.33%) IaaS
4 4 (3.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) Broadband
2 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.67%) HTTP
3 2 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.67%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.00%) MySQL
4 6 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.67%) Big Data
8 2 (1.67%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.67%) SQLite
9 1 (0.83%) HPCC
9 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.83%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.83%) Moq
2 7 (5.83%) NUnit
3 6 (5.00%) Subversion
3 6 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.17%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.33%) MSTest
6 3 (2.50%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.67%) Selenium
7 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.83%) Gradle
8 1 (0.83%) JIRA
8 1 (0.83%) LSMW
General
1 14 (11.67%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Games
3 5 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (56.67%) Developer
2 38 (31.67%) Software Engineer
3 27 (22.50%) Software Developer
4 23 (19.17%) Lead Software Engineer
4 23 (19.17%) Senior Software Engineer
5 22 (18.33%) Graduate
6 13 (10.83%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.83%) Senior Developer
7 12 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 12 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
7 12 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
8 11 (9.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (9.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (7.50%) Java Developer
10 8 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 8 (6.67%) Junior
11 7 (5.83%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (5.83%) C++ Developer
11 7 (5.83%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (45.00%) HTML
2 47 (39.17%) CSS
3 32 (26.67%) .NET
4 25 (20.83%) AngularJS
5 20 (16.67%) HTML5
6 19 (15.83%) XML
7 13 (10.83%) Node.js
7 13 (10.83%) RESTful
8 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 12 (10.00%) jQuery
9 10 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (6.67%) Ajax
11 8 (6.67%) Web Services
12 7 (5.83%) CSS3
13 6 (5.00%) React
14 5 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (4.17%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 10 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 10 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 7 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.17%) User Experience
5 3 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.67%) Fintech
7 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.00%) Unix
2 18 (15.00%) Linux
3 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.50%) Android
5 2 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (55.83%) OOP
3 59 (49.17%) Software Engineering
4 28 (23.33%) Web Development
5 27 (22.50%) Mentoring
5 27 (22.50%) OOD
6 25 (20.83%) SDLC
7 23 (19.17%) Scrum
7 23 (19.17%) Service Delivery
7 23 (19.17%) TDD
8 22 (18.33%) Business Transformation
8 22 (18.33%) Customer Requirements
8 22 (18.33%) SEO
8 22 (18.33%) Software Delivery
9 17 (14.17%) MVC
10 14 (11.67%) Mathematics
10 14 (11.67%) Unit Testing
11 12 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (10.00%) Physics
12 10 (8.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (55.83%) Java
2 57 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 51 (42.50%) C#
4 29 (24.17%) SQL
5 24 (20.00%) C++
6 15 (12.50%) PHP
7 12 (10.00%) Python
8 9 (7.50%) TypeScript
9 8 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.67%) Perl
10 6 (5.00%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.17%) C
11 5 (4.17%) VB
11 5 (4.17%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.50%) Apple Swift
12 3 (2.50%) Groovy
13 2 (1.67%) ABAP
13 2 (1.67%) Go
13 2 (1.67%) Scala
14 1 (0.83%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 30 (25.00%) Degree
2 21 (17.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.67%) PhD
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) SLA
2 5 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) Docker
2 2 (1.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (6.67%) Puppet
2 5 (4.17%) Ansible
3 2 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.33%) Oracle
3 6 (5.00%) SAP
4 4 (3.33%) Sony
4 4 (3.33%) Twitter
5 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.83%) Zend