Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 34 46
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12 -4
Permanent jobs citing OO 84 119 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.20% 6.17% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 6.67% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 70 116 127
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,749 £20,750 £23,400
90th Percentile £54,844 £55,547 £51,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 1,780 1,783 2,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.04% 92.43% 90.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,440 1,536 2,020
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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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 21 October 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 21 October 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
West Wales +13 43 £34,467 -29.71% 6
South Wales -28 41 £45,000 +20.00% 15
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UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 59 (70.24%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (57.14%) Java
3 47 (55.95%) Software Engineering
4 45 (53.57%) Mentoring
5 43 (51.19%) OOP
6 39 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
7 35 (41.67%) Unix
7 35 (41.67%) Service Delivery
8 30 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 30 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (27.38%) QA
11 23 (27.38%) E-Commerce
11 23 (27.38%) Scrum
12 22 (26.19%) C#
12 22 (26.19%) Software Delivery
13 21 (25.00%) .NET
14 20 (23.81%) TDD
15 18 (21.43%) HTML
16 15 (17.86%) React
17 14 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
17 14 (16.67%) Business Transformation
18 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
18 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
18 13 (15.48%) CSS
19 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
19 12 (14.29%) Finance
19 12 (14.29%) AngularJS
20 11 (13.10%) MVC

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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 2 (2.38%) NetWeaver
1 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.19%) Confluence
2 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 39 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) npm
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Firewall
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.19%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.19%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.95%) webpack
2 4 (4.76%) JIRA
2 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.57%) Babel
3 3 (3.57%) gulp
3 3 (3.57%) Subversion
4 2 (2.38%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.19%) LSMW
5 1 (1.19%) Selenium
5 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 2 (2.38%) Games
3 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (40.48%) Developer
2 32 (38.10%) Software Engineer
3 21 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) Lead Software Engineer
5 15 (17.86%) Software Developer
6 12 (14.29%) .NET Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Applications Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Applications Support
7 10 (11.90%) Applications Support Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (11.90%) C# Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Support Engineer
8 9 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (10.71%) Junior
8 9 (10.71%) Junior Software Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
12 3 (3.57%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) .NET
2 18 (21.43%) HTML
3 15 (17.86%) React
4 13 (15.48%) CSS
5 12 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 10 (11.90%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (9.52%) XML
8 7 (8.33%) jQuery
8 7 (8.33%) REST
9 6 (7.14%) XSLT
10 5 (5.95%) HTML5
10 5 (5.95%) Sass
10 5 (5.95%) Web Services
11 4 (4.76%) Ajax
11 4 (4.76%) RESTful
11 4 (4.76%) SAP ALE
11 4 (4.76%) Vue.js
11 4 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.90%) Driving Licence
3 6 (7.14%) Fintech
4 5 (5.95%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.76%) User Experience
6 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.19%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.19%) IPTV
8 1 (1.19%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.67%) Unix
2 3 (3.57%) Android
3 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (70.24%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (55.95%) Software Engineering
3 45 (53.57%) Mentoring
4 43 (51.19%) OOP
5 35 (41.67%) Service Delivery
6 30 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (27.38%) E-Commerce
8 23 (27.38%) Scrum
9 22 (26.19%) Software Delivery
10 20 (23.81%) TDD
11 14 (16.67%) Business Transformation
11 14 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (13.10%) MVC
13 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (11.90%) SEO
14 9 (10.71%) Test Automation
15 8 (9.52%) Continuous Deployment
15 8 (9.52%) Front End Development
15 8 (9.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.14%) Java
2 30 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 22 (26.19%) C#
4 9 (10.71%) SQL
5 7 (8.33%) ES6
6 5 (5.95%) ABAP
6 5 (5.95%) PHP
7 4 (4.76%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.57%) XPath
9 2 (2.38%) Groovy
9 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.38%) Python
9 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.19%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.19%) C
10 1 (1.19%) C++
10 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.19%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.19%) Scala
10 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.38%) CITP
2 2 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (27.38%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) SAP
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.38%) Sybase
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe
5 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.19%) Perforce
5 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.19%) Twitter