Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 40 60
Rank change year-on-year -25 +20 -16
Permanent jobs citing OO 74 124 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.87% 5.84% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 6.33% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66 118 98
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £41,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.24% +14.58% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,124 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,844 £60,000 £51,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 1,752 1,958 2,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.54% 92.18% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,411 1,696 1,989
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,132 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -17 43 £42,500 +6.25% 12
West Wales +7 31 £35,000 -23.75% 5
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UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 42 (56.76%) Java
1 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.00%) OOP
3 35 (47.30%) Software Engineering
4 32 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (37.84%) Mentoring
6 23 (31.08%) Service Delivery
6 23 (31.08%) Unix
6 23 (31.08%) Scrum
7 21 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (27.03%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
9 19 (25.68%) QA
9 19 (25.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (24.32%) C#
11 17 (22.97%) HTML
12 16 (21.62%) TDD
13 15 (20.27%) E-Commerce
14 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
14 13 (17.57%) Software Delivery
15 12 (16.22%) .NET
16 11 (14.86%) CSS
16 11 (14.86%) Finance
16 11 (14.86%) Customer Requirements
16 11 (14.86%) Business Transformation
17 9 (12.16%) SAP
17 9 (12.16%) RESTful
18 8 (10.81%) Driving Licence
18 8 (10.81%) jQuery
18 8 (10.81%) SQL Server

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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 4 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.70%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 32 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.41%) SaaS
3 3 (4.05%) Serverless
4 1 (1.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.11%) MySQL
4 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.35%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) JIRA
3 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.70%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.70%) Selenium
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.35%) Bower
4 1 (1.35%) LSMW
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.35%) NUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Electronics
3 1 (1.35%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Law
3 1 (1.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (45.95%) Developer
2 23 (31.08%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Software Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Applications Support
5 8 (10.81%) Applications Support Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Lead Software Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Junior
6 7 (9.46%) Junior Software Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) ABAP Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.76%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.76%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (6.76%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) HTML
2 12 (16.22%) .NET
3 11 (14.86%) CSS
4 9 (12.16%) RESTful
5 8 (10.81%) jQuery
5 8 (10.81%) XML
6 7 (9.46%) BAPI
6 7 (9.46%) IDoc
6 7 (9.46%) REST
6 7 (9.46%) SAP ALE
6 7 (9.46%) Web Dynpro
7 6 (8.11%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.11%) React
7 6 (8.11%) Spring
7 6 (8.11%) Web Services
8 5 (6.76%) WCF
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.41%) HTML5
9 4 (5.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) Driving Licence
3 6 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) Fintech
6 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Unix
2 2 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.00%) OOP
3 35 (47.30%) Software Engineering
4 28 (37.84%) Mentoring
5 23 (31.08%) Scrum
5 23 (31.08%) Service Delivery
6 20 (27.03%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (25.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (21.62%) TDD
9 15 (20.27%) E-Commerce
10 13 (17.57%) Software Delivery
10 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
11 11 (14.86%) Business Transformation
11 11 (14.86%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (10.81%) OOD
12 8 (10.81%) SEO
13 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (9.46%) MVC
13 7 (9.46%) Workflow
14 6 (8.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) Java
2 20 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.32%) C#
4 8 (10.81%) ABAP
4 8 (10.81%) PHP
4 8 (10.81%) SQL
5 6 (8.11%) C++
6 5 (6.76%) Python
7 4 (5.41%) C
7 4 (5.41%) Go
8 3 (4.05%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.05%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.70%) Groovy
9 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.70%) XPath
10 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.35%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (2.70%) CITP
1 2 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
1 2 (2.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.68%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Ansible
1 3 (4.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) SAP
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.70%) Sybase
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe
5 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.35%) Twitter