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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 23 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing OOP 9 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 10.98% 6.38% 18.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 6.98% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
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
72 43 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 87.80% 91.49% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 41 11
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 December 2014.

OOP Salary Histogram in Dartford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 9 (69.23%) OO
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) C
5 5 (38.46%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
5 5 (38.46%) Embedded C++
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
5 5 (38.46%) Open Source
5 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 4 (30.77%) XHTML
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Telerik

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Lead Developer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
4 4 (30.77%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) Kendo UI
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (30.77%) REST
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) XHTML
4 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) NHibernate
5 3 (23.08%) LINQ
5 3 (23.08%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) iSeries
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
4 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C
3 5 (38.46%) Embedded C++
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) C++
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) RPG
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Telerik
2 1 (7.69%) Google