The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 5 20 3
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing OO 13 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 28.89% 5.45% 29.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.14% 6.52% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 9
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OO
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dartford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 82.22% 83.64% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 28
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Dartford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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Salary Trend in Dartford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO across the Dartford region.

OO Salary Trend in Dartford

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (66.67%) C#
4 15 (62.50%) Degree
5 14 (58.33%) ISO 9001
6 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
7 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (50.00%) C++
7 12 (50.00%) OOP
7 12 (50.00%) OOD
7 12 (50.00%) WCF
7 12 (50.00%) WPF
7 12 (50.00%) Multithreading
8 11 (45.83%) Windows 8
8 11 (45.83%) Middleware
9 7 (29.17%) Image Processing
9 7 (29.17%) UML
9 7 (29.17%) .NET
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
11 4 (16.67%) Electronics
11 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
12 1 (4.17%) ANSI C
12 1 (4.17%) Open Source
12 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
12 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
12 1 (4.17%) C
12 1 (4.17%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (16.67%) Electronics
1 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) WCF
1 12 (50.00%) WPF
2 11 (45.83%) Middleware
3 7 (29.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 12 (50.00%) OOD
2 12 (50.00%) OOP
3 7 (29.17%) Image Processing
3 7 (29.17%) UML
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) ANSI C
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (58.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
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