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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing OO 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 3.77% 23.33% 18.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 25.93% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
44 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 83.02% 90.00% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 21
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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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 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) WCF
3 9 (56.25%) OOD
4 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 7 (43.75%) OOP
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) WPF
6 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) XHTML
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) UML
8 4 (25.00%) C++
8 4 (25.00%) SOAP
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) T-SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
3 6 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) WCF
2 6 (37.50%) WPF
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) XHTML
3 4 (25.00%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (25.00%) Kendo UI
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
1 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) OOD
3 7 (43.75%) OOP
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) UML
5 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (25.00%) Image Processing
5 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (25.00%) C
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Telerik