Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 44 41
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing OO 124 139 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.11% 5.27% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 5.93% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 118 136 116
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £20,850 £24,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £51,875 £43,750
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 1829 2344 2358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.10% 88.86% 85.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 2006 1983
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,550
90th Percentile £57,400 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 18 November 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 18 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
South Wales +1 71 £37,500 +4.17% 8
West Wales +9 41 £49,039 +22.60% 1
North Wales - 1 £37,500 - 1
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UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 71 (57.26%) OOP
2 70 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (54.84%) Java
4 62 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 61 (49.19%) Software Engineering
6 55 (44.35%) HTML
7 53 (42.74%) C#
8 48 (38.71%) CSS
9 37 (29.84%) SQL
10 35 (28.23%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (25.81%) .NET
12 30 (24.19%) Degree
13 27 (21.77%) OOD
13 27 (21.77%) Web Development
14 26 (20.97%) C++
14 26 (20.97%) Mentoring
15 25 (20.16%) Computer Science
15 25 (20.16%) XML
16 24 (19.35%) Unix
16 24 (19.35%) TDD
16 24 (19.35%) SDLC
17 23 (18.55%) Software Delivery
17 23 (18.55%) Business Transformation
17 23 (18.55%) HTML5
17 23 (18.55%) Service Delivery
17 23 (18.55%) SEO
17 23 (18.55%) Customer Requirements
18 22 (17.74%) Scrum
18 22 (17.74%) MVC
18 22 (17.74%) AngularJS

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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 (5.65%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.03%) Apache
3 3 (2.42%) IIS
4 2 (1.61%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 35 (28.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.26%) SaaS
3 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.03%) IaaS
4 5 (4.03%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) Broadband
2 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.61%) HTTP
3 2 (1.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.03%) MySQL
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.42%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.61%) Big Data
6 2 (1.61%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.61%) SQLite
7 1 (0.81%) HPCC
7 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Git (software)
1 9 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.45%) Moq
2 8 (6.45%) NUnit
3 5 (4.03%) MSTest
3 5 (4.03%) TeamCity
3 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.23%) Subversion
5 3 (2.42%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.61%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.61%) Selenium
7 1 (0.81%) Gradle
7 1 (0.81%) JIRA
7 1 (0.81%) LSMW
General
1 14 (11.29%) Finance
2 9 (7.26%) Games
3 5 (4.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.42%) Legal
4 3 (2.42%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (57.26%) Developer
2 42 (33.87%) Software Engineer
3 28 (22.58%) Software Developer
4 23 (18.55%) Lead Software Engineer
4 23 (18.55%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (16.94%) Graduate
6 13 (10.48%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.48%) Senior Developer
7 12 (9.68%) .NET Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Graduate Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Graduate Software Developer
8 11 (8.87%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.87%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (7.26%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (6.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Junior
11 7 (5.65%) C++ Developer
11 7 (5.65%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (44.35%) HTML
2 48 (38.71%) CSS
3 32 (25.81%) .NET
4 25 (20.16%) XML
5 23 (18.55%) HTML5
6 22 (17.74%) AngularJS
7 14 (11.29%) RESTful
8 13 (10.48%) jQuery
8 13 (10.48%) Node.js
9 12 (9.68%) Ajax
9 12 (9.68%) CSS3
10 11 (8.87%) .NET Framework
11 10 (8.06%) Web Services
12 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET
13 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (6.45%) JSON
13 8 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (5.65%) React
15 6 (4.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.16%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.06%) Algorithms
2 10 (8.06%) Data Structures
3 8 (6.45%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.03%) User Experience
6 3 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) Animation
8 1 (0.81%) Anti-Piracy
8 1 (0.81%) Fintech
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.35%) Unix
2 13 (10.48%) Linux
3 8 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.84%) Android
5 2 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (57.26%) OOP
2 70 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (49.19%) Software Engineering
4 27 (21.77%) OOD
4 27 (21.77%) Web Development
5 26 (20.97%) Mentoring
6 24 (19.35%) SDLC
6 24 (19.35%) TDD
7 23 (18.55%) Business Transformation
7 23 (18.55%) Customer Requirements
7 23 (18.55%) SEO
7 23 (18.55%) Service Delivery
7 23 (18.55%) Software Delivery
8 22 (17.74%) MVC
8 22 (17.74%) Scrum
9 14 (11.29%) Unit Testing
10 13 (10.48%) Mathematics
11 11 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (8.87%) Physics
12 10 (8.06%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (54.84%) Java
2 62 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 53 (42.74%) C#
4 37 (29.84%) SQL
5 26 (20.97%) C++
6 16 (12.90%) PHP
7 10 (8.06%) Python
8 9 (7.26%) TypeScript
9 6 (4.84%) Apple Swift
9 6 (4.84%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.84%) C
9 6 (4.84%) Perl
9 6 (4.84%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.03%) VB
10 5 (4.03%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.23%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.42%) Go
12 3 (2.42%) Groovy
13 2 (1.61%) ABAP
13 2 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (24.19%) Degree
2 21 (16.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.61%) PhD
4 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.84%) SLA
2 4 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) Docker
2 2 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.84%) Puppet
2 5 (4.03%) Ansible
3 3 (2.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) Oracle
3 6 (4.84%) SAP
4 4 (3.23%) Sony
4 4 (3.23%) Twitter
5 1 (0.81%) Apple
5 1 (0.81%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.81%) Zend