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

Object-Oriented (OO)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 58 44
Rank change year-on-year +23 -14 -12
Permanent jobs citing OO 125 107 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.90% 4.03% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.58% 4.77% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 119 105 109
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £48,750
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1901 2245 2362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 89.71% 84.62% 85.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1906 1964
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £55,175
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 August 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 August 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 +7 71 £40,000 +11.11% 4
West Wales +4 45 £49,039 +63.46%
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UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 76 (60.80%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (49.60%) Java
3 56 (44.80%) OOP
4 51 (40.80%) Software Engineering
5 49 (39.20%) JavaScript
6 48 (38.40%) HTML
7 46 (36.80%) C#
8 44 (35.20%) CSS
9 38 (30.40%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (25.60%) .NET
11 29 (23.20%) Linux
11 29 (23.20%) OOD
11 29 (23.20%) SDLC
12 28 (22.40%) Web Development
13 26 (20.80%) PHP
13 26 (20.80%) AngularJS
14 25 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 24 (19.20%) Mentoring
15 24 (19.20%) Degree
16 23 (18.40%) SQL
16 23 (18.40%) MVC
16 23 (18.40%) Scrum
17 22 (17.60%) Python
17 22 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (16.80%) HTML5
18 21 (16.80%) Unix
19 20 (16.00%) Service Delivery
19 20 (16.00%) TDD
20 19 (15.20%) Computer Science
21 18 (14.40%) XML

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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 (6.40%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.80%) Apache
2 1 (0.80%) CMS
2 1 (0.80%) Drupal
2 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.80%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (30.40%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.80%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.40%) Broadband
2 3 (2.40%) HTTP
2 3 (2.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.20%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.60%) MySQL
4 7 (5.60%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.40%) Big Data
7 3 (2.40%) SQLite
8 2 (1.60%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.80%) HPCC
9 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.80%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.60%) Subversion
3 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.40%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.40%) Moq
5 3 (2.40%) NUnit
6 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.60%) Selenium
7 1 (0.80%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.80%) Gradle
7 1 (0.80%) LSMW
7 1 (0.80%) Robolectric
7 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.80%) Xcode
General
1 18 (14.40%) Games
2 15 (12.00%) Finance
3 5 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.40%) Advertising
5 2 (1.60%) Banking
5 2 (1.60%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (59.20%) Developer
2 30 (24.00%) Software Engineer
3 20 (16.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 19 (15.20%) Software Developer
5 17 (13.60%) DevOps Engineer
5 17 (13.60%) Java Developer
5 17 (13.60%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (12.80%) Graduate
7 15 (12.00%) .NET Developer
8 14 (11.20%) C# Developer
9 13 (10.40%) Senior Developer
10 12 (9.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
11 10 (8.00%) Graduate Software Developer
12 9 (7.20%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (7.20%) Junior
13 8 (6.40%) Web Developer
14 7 (5.60%) Junior Software Engineer
15 5 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
15 5 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (38.40%) HTML
2 44 (35.20%) CSS
3 32 (25.60%) .NET
4 26 (20.80%) AngularJS
5 21 (16.80%) HTML5
6 18 (14.40%) XML
7 16 (12.80%) ASP.NET
8 13 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (10.40%) jQuery
9 11 (8.80%) .NET Framework
9 11 (8.80%) RESTful
10 10 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (7.20%) CSS3
12 8 (6.40%) Ajax
12 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (6.40%) Node.js
13 7 (5.60%) Web Services
14 6 (4.80%) Entity Framework
14 6 (4.80%) JSON
15 5 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.20%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.60%) N-Tier
3 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.60%) User Experience
5 5 (4.00%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.60%) Fintech
7 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.20%) Linux
2 21 (16.80%) Unix
3 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.60%) Android
4 2 (1.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (60.80%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (44.80%) OOP
3 51 (40.80%) Software Engineering
4 29 (23.20%) OOD
4 29 (23.20%) SDLC
5 28 (22.40%) Web Development
6 24 (19.20%) Mentoring
7 23 (18.40%) MVC
7 23 (18.40%) Scrum
8 22 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (16.00%) Service Delivery
9 20 (16.00%) TDD
10 17 (13.60%) Configuration Management
10 17 (13.60%) DevOps
11 16 (12.80%) Business Transformation
11 16 (12.80%) Customer Requirements
11 16 (12.80%) SEO
11 16 (12.80%) Software Delivery
12 12 (9.60%) Mathematics
12 12 (9.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (49.60%) Java
2 49 (39.20%) JavaScript
3 46 (36.80%) C#
4 26 (20.80%) PHP
5 23 (18.40%) SQL
6 22 (17.60%) Python
7 18 (14.40%) C++
8 17 (13.60%) Bash Shell
8 17 (13.60%) Perl
9 6 (4.80%) C
9 6 (4.80%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.00%) Groovy
10 5 (4.00%) TypeScript
10 5 (4.00%) VB
10 5 (4.00%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.60%) ABAP
11 2 (1.60%) Scala
12 1 (0.80%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.80%) Go
12 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (19.20%) Degree
2 16 (12.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.60%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.60%) PhD
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.60%) SLA
2 8 (6.40%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (13.60%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (13.60%) Puppet
2 5 (4.00%) Ansible
3 1 (0.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.40%) Oracle
3 6 (4.80%) Twitter
4 5 (4.00%) SAP
5 4 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.20%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.40%) Sony
7 2 (1.60%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.80%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.80%) Zend