The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 15 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing OO 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 9.80% 2.22% 9.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.20% 2.94% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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
49 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 96.08% 75.56% 79.63%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 36
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

The demand trend of job ads across the Dartford region citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 Dartford region with a requirement for OO.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) C++
3 11 (61.11%) Multithreading
4 10 (55.56%) OOP
4 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 8 (44.44%) OOD
5 8 (44.44%) Middleware
5 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) WCF
6 7 (38.89%) WPF
7 6 (33.33%) ISO 9001
8 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) Electronics
9 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
10 3 (16.67%) C
11 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
11 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
11 2 (11.11%) Linux
11 2 (11.11%) UML
11 2 (11.11%) .NET
11 2 (11.11%) ANSI C
11 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
11 2 (11.11%) Open Source
11 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio

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Top Related IT Skills in Dartford 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:

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Electronics
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Middleware
2 7 (38.89%) WCF
2 7 (38.89%) WPF
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Multithreading
2 10 (55.56%) OOP
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 8 (44.44%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) C
4 2 (11.11%) ANSI C
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft