The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK / Wales
Rank 69 64 46
Rank change year-on-year -5 -18  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 30 39 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.76% 2.79% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 3.45% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 47
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,908
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% -  

OOP 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 938 1132 1120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.37% 81.03% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 763 949 955
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing OOP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Wales

OOP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP in Wales.

Salary trend for OOP in Wales

OOP
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Wales over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Wales

OOP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 16 £35,000 -2.77%
West Wales -2 12 £38,750 +29.16% 1
North Wales - 1 £24,500 -
Mid Wales - 1 £39,000 -
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 61 (83.56%) OO
2 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (60.27%) Scrum
4 41 (56.16%) HTML
5 39 (53.42%) .NET
6 35 (47.95%) C#
7 34 (46.58%) MVC
8 31 (42.47%) SQL Server
9 29 (39.73%) Git (software)
10 28 (38.36%) SDLC
11 27 (36.99%) SQL
11 27 (36.99%) Microsoft
12 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
12 26 (35.62%) CSS
12 26 (35.62%) Software Engineering
13 24 (32.88%) Web Development
13 24 (32.88%) Java
13 24 (32.88%) ASP.NET
13 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 24 (32.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (30.14%) Mobile App
15 21 (28.77%) XML
16 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET Web API
17 19 (26.03%) Windows
17 19 (26.03%) .NET Framework
17 19 (26.03%) WCF
18 18 (24.66%) Amazon AWS
19 17 (23.29%) NHibernate
19 17 (23.29%) jQuery
19 17 (23.29%) Web Services

OOP
Top Related 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 6 (8.22%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (24.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) HTTP
2 3 (4.11%) Broadband
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (42.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.92%) MongoDB
3 13 (17.81%) MySQL
4 6 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.74%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (39.73%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.55%) Mercurial
2 15 (20.55%) Subversion
3 7 (9.59%) gulp
4 6 (8.22%) Grunt
4 6 (8.22%) webpack
5 4 (5.48%) NUnit
6 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.74%) Moq
7 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.37%) JMeter
8 1 (1.37%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.37%) Selenium
8 1 (1.37%) Xcode
General
1 2 (2.74%) Finance
1 2 (2.74%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.37%) Advertising
2 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing
2 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (91.78%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) C# Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.59%) PHP Developer
5 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.48%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.11%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Junior
9 2 (2.74%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (56.16%) HTML
2 39 (53.42%) .NET
3 26 (35.62%) CSS
4 24 (32.88%) ASP.NET
4 24 (32.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (28.77%) XML
6 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (26.03%) .NET Framework
7 19 (26.03%) WCF
8 17 (23.29%) jQuery
8 17 (23.29%) NHibernate
8 17 (23.29%) Web Services
9 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (20.55%) Entity Framework
9 15 (20.55%) RESTful
9 15 (20.55%) WPF
10 14 (19.18%) AngularJS
10 14 (19.18%) Node.js
11 13 (17.81%) HTML5
12 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Mobile App
2 15 (20.55%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.48%) NHS
4 4 (5.48%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.37%) Fintech
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 10 (13.70%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.11%) Unix
4 2 (2.74%) Android
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (83.56%) OO
2 47 (64.38%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (60.27%) Scrum
4 34 (46.58%) MVC
5 28 (38.36%) SDLC
6 26 (35.62%) Software Engineering
7 24 (32.88%) Web Development
8 16 (21.92%) Automated Testing
8 16 (21.92%) Kanban
8 16 (21.92%) OOD
9 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (20.55%) MVVM
9 15 (20.55%) Use Case
10 10 (13.70%) TDD
11 6 (8.22%) Multithreading
11 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
12 5 (6.85%) Coaching
12 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
13 4 (5.48%) Front End Development
13 4 (5.48%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.95%) C#
2 27 (36.99%) SQL
3 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
4 24 (32.88%) Java
5 15 (20.55%) PHP
6 10 (13.70%) C++
7 7 (9.59%) C
7 7 (9.59%) Objective-C
7 7 (9.59%) TypeScript
8 6 (8.22%) Apple Swift
8 6 (8.22%) Python
9 5 (6.85%) Groovy
10 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) MuleSoft
3 4 (5.48%) RedGate
4 3 (4.11%) Sony
5 1 (1.37%) Zend
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