The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 25 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 4.76% 6.85% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 7.94% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
OOP
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
74 63 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 88.10% 86.30% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 50 61 22
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.03%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

OOP
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

OOP Salary Trend in Dartford

OOP
Salary Histogram in Dartford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Dartford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Dartford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Embedded C
2 5 (83.33%) Embedded C++
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Social Network
3 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) C Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google