Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 76 63
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 92 82 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.42% 3.10% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 3.49% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 88 76 83
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £24,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,844 £50,000 £43,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

OOP 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 1872 2352 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.96% 88.96% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 2006 1959
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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 +11 50 £32,500 -8.45% 2
West Wales +9 28 £49,039 +22.60% 1
North Wales -5 4 £35,000 -17.65%
OOP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 74 (80.43%) OO
2 67 (72.83%) Java
3 51 (55.43%) JavaScript
3 51 (55.43%) Software Engineering
4 49 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (52.17%) HTML
6 46 (50.00%) CSS
7 44 (47.83%) C#
8 30 (32.61%) Degree
9 29 (31.52%) Amazon AWS
10 27 (29.35%) Computer Science
10 27 (29.35%) C++
10 27 (29.35%) SQL
11 24 (26.09%) Web Development
12 22 (23.91%) TDD
12 22 (23.91%) Service Delivery
12 22 (23.91%) SEO
12 22 (23.91%) Scrum
12 22 (23.91%) Unix
12 22 (23.91%) Business Transformation
12 22 (23.91%) Mentoring
12 22 (23.91%) Software Delivery
12 22 (23.91%) Customer Requirements
12 22 (23.91%) Computer Science Degree
13 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
14 16 (17.39%) .NET
14 16 (17.39%) MVC
14 16 (17.39%) SDLC
15 13 (14.13%) jQuery
15 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing

OOP
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 5 (5.43%) Apache
1 5 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.35%) WordPress
3 3 (3.26%) CMS
3 3 (3.26%) IIS
4 1 (1.09%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (31.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) Broadband
2 1 (1.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.96%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.35%) MySQL
6 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.17%) Redis
8 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (5.43%) TeamCity
2 3 (3.26%) GoogleTest
3 2 (2.17%) JMeter
3 2 (2.17%) Selenium
3 2 (2.17%) Subversion
3 2 (2.17%) Xdebug
4 1 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (1.09%) JUnit
4 1 (1.09%) Mockito
4 1 (1.09%) Moq
4 1 (1.09%) NUnit
General
1 10 (10.87%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (5.43%) Retail
3 3 (3.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (65.22%) Developer
2 32 (34.78%) Software Engineer
3 25 (27.17%) Software Developer
4 22 (23.91%) Lead Software Engineer
4 22 (23.91%) Senior Software Engineer
5 20 (21.74%) Graduate
6 12 (13.04%) Graduate Developer
6 12 (13.04%) Graduate Software Developer
7 9 (9.78%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.70%) .NET Developer
8 8 (8.70%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.70%) C++ Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 8 (8.70%) Junior
9 7 (7.61%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Junior Software Engineer
10 6 (6.52%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.52%) PHP Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (52.17%) HTML
2 46 (50.00%) CSS
3 16 (17.39%) .NET
4 13 (14.13%) jQuery
5 9 (9.78%) Ajax
5 9 (9.78%) AngularJS
5 9 (9.78%) HTML5
5 9 (9.78%) XML
6 7 (7.61%) CSS3
6 7 (7.61%) Qt
6 7 (7.61%) STL
7 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (6.52%) RESTful
7 6 (6.52%) Spring
8 5 (5.43%) React
9 4 (4.35%) Node.js
9 4 (4.35%) React Native
9 4 (4.35%) Spring Boot
9 4 (4.35%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.35%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.04%) Data Structures
3 10 (10.87%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.43%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.91%) Unix
2 6 (6.52%) Android
2 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.26%) Linux
3 3 (3.26%) Windows
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (80.43%) OO
2 51 (55.43%) Software Engineering
3 49 (53.26%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (26.09%) Web Development
5 22 (23.91%) Business Transformation
5 22 (23.91%) Customer Requirements
5 22 (23.91%) Mentoring
5 22 (23.91%) Scrum
5 22 (23.91%) SEO
5 22 (23.91%) Service Delivery
5 22 (23.91%) Software Delivery
5 22 (23.91%) TDD
6 16 (17.39%) MVC
6 16 (17.39%) SDLC
7 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing
8 11 (11.96%) OOD
9 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (10.87%) Mathematics
9 10 (10.87%) Physics
9 10 (10.87%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (72.83%) Java
2 51 (55.43%) JavaScript
3 44 (47.83%) C#
4 27 (29.35%) C++
4 27 (29.35%) SQL
5 12 (13.04%) PHP
6 10 (10.87%) TypeScript
7 5 (5.43%) Apple Swift
7 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.43%) VB
7 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.35%) Go
9 3 (3.26%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.17%) C
10 2 (2.17%) PHP 5
10 2 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (32.61%) Degree
2 22 (23.91%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Ansible
1 4 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle
2 4 (4.35%) Sony
3 3 (3.26%) Google
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.17%) SAP