Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 33 42
Rank change year-on-year -28 +9 -6
Permanent jobs citing OO 84 152 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.39% 6.87% 5.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 7.65% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 76 142 107
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £29,405 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,000 £57,500 £42,500
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 1,781 1,986 2,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 93.05% 89.74% 83.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,458 1,639 1,867
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,800 £54,850
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 April 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 23 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
South Wales -2 63 £35,000 -6.67% 13
West Wales -10 19 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North Wales -2 1 £55,000 +124.49% 1
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UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (53.57%) Java
3 40 (47.62%) OOP
4 39 (46.43%) Software Engineering
5 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 27 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
6 26 (30.95%) OOD
6 26 (30.95%) Scrum
7 22 (26.19%) C#
8 21 (25.00%) HTML
9 18 (21.43%) CSS
9 18 (21.43%) TDD
10 17 (20.24%) Test Automation
11 15 (17.86%) PHP
12 14 (16.67%) SQL
12 14 (16.67%) MVC
12 14 (16.67%) jQuery
12 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 14 (16.67%) SDLC
12 14 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (15.48%) Microservices
13 13 (15.48%) JSON
13 13 (15.48%) C++
13 13 (15.48%) Web Services
14 12 (14.29%) Unix
14 12 (14.29%) .NET
14 12 (14.29%) Visual Studio
14 12 (14.29%) Service Delivery
14 12 (14.29%) Finance
14 12 (14.29%) Spring

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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 8 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.14%) Apache
2 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.57%) IIS
5 2 (2.38%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.95%) SaaS
3 4 (4.76%) npm
4 2 (2.38%) Serverless
5 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.19%) IaaS
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) MongoDB
1 11 (13.10%) MySQL
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.38%) Big Data
5 2 (2.38%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.14%) Selenium
5 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.95%) JMeter
6 4 (4.76%) Bower
6 4 (4.76%) Bugzilla
6 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.76%) NetBeans
6 4 (4.76%) Subversion
6 4 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.57%) Maven
7 3 (3.57%) NUnit
8 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.19%) Moq
9 1 (1.19%) MSTest
9 1 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Electronics
2 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.76%) Marketing
2 4 (4.76%) Retail
2 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.57%) Legal
3 3 (3.57%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.38%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (61.90%) Developer
2 27 (32.14%) Software Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 11 (13.10%) PHP Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Software Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Agile Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.95%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) HTML
2 18 (21.43%) CSS
3 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 14 (16.67%) jQuery
4 13 (15.48%) JSON
4 13 (15.48%) Web Services
5 12 (14.29%) .NET
5 12 (14.29%) RESTful
5 12 (14.29%) Spring
6 11 (13.10%) XML
7 10 (11.90%) HTML5
8 9 (10.71%) SOAP
9 8 (9.52%) CSS3
9 8 (9.52%) Kafka
9 8 (9.52%) Node.js
9 8 (9.52%) REST
9 8 (9.52%) Spring Boot
9 8 (9.52%) Thymeleaf
10 7 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.52%) Fintech
3 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.57%) Digital TV
5 3 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.57%) IPTV
6 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.19%) Animation
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Android
1 12 (14.29%) Unix
2 10 (11.90%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (47.62%) OOP
3 39 (46.43%) Software Engineering
4 26 (30.95%) OOD
4 26 (30.95%) Scrum
5 18 (21.43%) TDD
6 17 (20.24%) Test Automation
7 14 (16.67%) MVC
7 14 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (16.67%) SDLC
8 13 (15.48%) Microservices
9 12 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 12 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 10 (11.90%) Software Delivery
10 10 (11.90%) UML
11 8 (9.52%) Web Development
12 7 (8.33%) Migration
13 6 (7.14%) DRM
13 6 (7.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 45 (53.57%) Java
2 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 22 (26.19%) C#
4 15 (17.86%) PHP
5 14 (16.67%) SQL
6 13 (15.48%) C++
7 8 (9.52%) Go
8 6 (7.14%) C
8 6 (7.14%) TypeScript
9 5 (5.95%) Apple Swift
9 5 (5.95%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.76%) ABAP
10 4 (4.76%) Groovy
10 4 (4.76%) Python
11 3 (3.57%) Embedded C
11 3 (3.57%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.38%) Java 8
13 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) Terraform
2 8 (9.52%) Ansible
3 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 8 (9.52%) SAP
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) Zend
4 1 (1.19%) Apple
4 1 (1.19%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.19%) Twitter