Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 26 35
Rank change year-on-year -25 +9 +7
Permanent jobs citing OO 95 179 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.99% 7.58% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.54% 8.50% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 89 174 118
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% +5.61%
10th Percentile £21,475 £24,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £56,250 £43,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 1,716 2,107 2,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.13% 89.28% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,416 1,800 1,924
Wales median annual salary £39,750 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +4.17% +1.41%
10th Percentile £24,375 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -11 68 £35,000 - 10
West Wales -14 17 £49,039 +22.60% 5
North Wales - 2 £46,250 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 57 (60.00%) OOP
2 53 (55.79%) Java
2 53 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 43 (45.26%) JavaScript
5 37 (38.95%) C#
6 34 (35.79%) HTML
7 29 (30.53%) CSS
8 27 (28.42%) SQL
8 27 (28.42%) OOD
9 26 (27.37%) Scrum
10 25 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
11 23 (24.21%) SDLC
11 23 (24.21%) TDD
12 22 (23.16%) C++
13 21 (22.11%) Degree
14 19 (20.00%) .NET
15 18 (18.95%) Web Development
15 18 (18.95%) Computer Science
16 17 (17.89%) AngularJS
17 16 (16.84%) Test Automation
18 15 (15.79%) Software Delivery
18 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
18 15 (15.79%) XML
19 14 (14.74%) HTML5
19 14 (14.74%) Computer Science Degree
20 13 (13.68%) Apple iOS
20 13 (13.68%) MVC
21 12 (12.63%) Finance
21 12 (12.63%) Node.js

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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 (8.42%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.21%) Apache
4 3 (3.16%) IIS
5 2 (2.11%) Drupal
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.32%) SaaS
3 5 (5.26%) IaaS
3 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.26%) PaaS
4 3 (3.16%) npm
5 1 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Broadband
2 1 (1.05%) Intranet
2 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.63%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.26%) MySQL
5 4 (4.21%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.05%) Big Data
7 1 (1.05%) HPCC
7 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.05%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.47%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.32%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.32%) Subversion
4 5 (5.26%) Moq
4 5 (5.26%) MSTest
4 5 (5.26%) NUnit
5 4 (4.21%) Bugzilla
5 4 (4.21%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.21%) JMeter
5 4 (4.21%) NetBeans
5 4 (4.21%) Selenium
5 4 (4.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (3.16%) Bower
6 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.16%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.11%) Maven
8 1 (1.05%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.05%) JIRA
8 1 (1.05%) LSMW
General
1 12 (12.63%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Legal
3 3 (3.16%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.11%) Games
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (65.26%) Developer
2 33 (34.74%) Software Engineer
3 23 (24.21%) Software Developer
4 12 (12.63%) Graduate
4 12 (12.63%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Lead Software Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.47%) C# Developer
6 9 (9.47%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (8.42%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (7.37%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (7.37%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Graduate Software Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Junior
9 6 (6.32%) PHP Developer
9 6 (6.32%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.79%) HTML
2 29 (30.53%) CSS
3 19 (20.00%) .NET
4 17 (17.89%) AngularJS
5 15 (15.79%) XML
6 14 (14.74%) HTML5
7 12 (12.63%) Node.js
7 12 (12.63%) RESTful
8 11 (11.58%) Spring
8 11 (11.58%) Web Services
9 9 (9.47%) CSS3
9 9 (9.47%) JSON
10 8 (8.42%) jQuery
11 7 (7.37%) Ajax
11 7 (7.37%) Kafka
11 7 (7.37%) React
11 7 (7.37%) Spring Boot
11 7 (7.37%) Thymeleaf
12 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (6.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.42%) Algorithms
2 8 (8.42%) Data Structures
3 7 (7.37%) Fintech
4 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.21%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.16%) Digital TV
6 3 (3.16%) IPTV
7 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.11%) User Experience
8 1 (1.05%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) Apple iOS
2 12 (12.63%) Android
3 11 (11.58%) Unix
4 6 (6.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (60.00%) OOP
2 53 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 27 (28.42%) OOD
5 26 (27.37%) Scrum
6 23 (24.21%) SDLC
6 23 (24.21%) TDD
7 18 (18.95%) Web Development
8 16 (16.84%) Test Automation
9 15 (15.79%) Software Delivery
10 13 (13.68%) MVC
11 11 (11.58%) Business Transformation
11 11 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (11.58%) Customer Requirements
11 11 (11.58%) Mentoring
11 11 (11.58%) Microservices
11 11 (11.58%) SEO
11 11 (11.58%) Service Delivery
11 11 (11.58%) Unit Testing
12 8 (8.42%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (55.79%) Java
2 43 (45.26%) JavaScript
3 37 (38.95%) C#
4 27 (28.42%) SQL
5 22 (23.16%) C++
6 9 (9.47%) PHP
6 9 (9.47%) TypeScript
7 8 (8.42%) Apple Swift
8 7 (7.37%) Go
9 6 (6.32%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.21%) C
11 3 (3.16%) Groovy
11 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.16%) VB
11 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.11%) ABAP
13 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Degree
2 14 (14.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) Ansible
1 8 (8.42%) Terraform
2 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle
3 5 (5.26%) SAP
4 3 (3.16%) Sony
5 2 (2.11%) Zend
6 1 (1.05%) Apple
6 1 (1.05%) Twitter