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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 21 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing OOP 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 7.35% 3.61% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.62% 3.90% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
52 77 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 76.47% 92.77% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 43
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Dartford

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) OOD
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOD
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001