The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 49 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Permanent jobs citing OO 44 86 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.46% 7.42% 6.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 9.29% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 40 72 55
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,940 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
802 926 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.26% 79.90% 74.23%
Number of salaries quoted 712 756 729
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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Salary Trend in Kent

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

OO Salary Trend in Kent

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Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OO across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

OO Salary Histogram in Kent

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Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury -6 7 £31,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -14 7 £42,500 -
Maidstone -8 4 £36,500 -8.75% 1
West Malling +2 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Dartford -6 2 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Faversham - 2 £55,000 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £21,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £35,000 - 1
Folkestone - 1 £19,250 -
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South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 85 (62.50%) MVC
2 82 (60.29%) JavaScript
3 78 (57.35%) .NET
4 75 (55.15%) HTML
5 70 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (49.26%) TDD
7 61 (44.85%) SQL Server
8 59 (43.38%) C#
9 53 (38.97%) ASP.NET
10 52 (38.24%) CSS
11 50 (36.76%) OOD
12 48 (35.29%) Java
13 46 (33.82%) WCF
14 45 (33.09%) Scrum
15 42 (30.88%) Spring
15 42 (30.88%) ASP.NET MVC
16 39 (28.68%) SQL
17 36 (26.47%) Subversion
17 36 (26.47%) Hibernate
18 35 (25.74%) MySQL
19 34 (25.00%) Maven
19 34 (25.00%) jQuery
20 32 (23.53%) Oracle
20 32 (23.53%) Internet
21 31 (22.79%) REST
22 30 (22.06%) HTML5
23 29 (21.32%) CSS3
24 28 (20.59%) Web Application Development
25 27 (19.85%) UML
26 26 (19.12%) Domain-Driven Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.76%) CMS
2 5 (3.68%) Joomla!
2 5 (3.68%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (3.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.74%) Immediacy CMS
3 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.74%) Kentico
3 1 (0.74%) DNN
3 1 (0.74%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.74%) Sitefinity
3 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (13.24%) Photoshop
2 14 (10.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (10.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (3.68%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (23.53%) Internet
2 5 (3.68%) HTTP
3 4 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (44.85%) SQL Server
2 35 (25.74%) MySQL
3 5 (3.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (26.47%) Subversion
2 34 (25.00%) Maven
3 18 (13.24%) jMock
3 18 (13.24%) Mockito
3 18 (13.24%) JUnit
4 13 (9.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (9.56%) NUnit
5 11 (8.09%) Visual Studio
6 10 (7.35%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.68%) PEAR
7 5 (3.68%) Selenium
8 4 (2.94%) LabVIEW
8 4 (2.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (2.94%) JIRA
9 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.21%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.21%) Ant
10 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
General
1 23 (16.91%) Finance
2 19 (13.97%) Games
3 9 (6.62%) Marketing
4 5 (3.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.94%) Retail
6 3 (2.21%) Publishing
6 3 (2.21%) Electronics
7 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 127 (93.38%) Developer
2 56 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 39 (28.68%) Java Developer
4 21 (15.44%) Web Developer
5 20 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 17 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 16 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (10.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (8.09%) Software Developer
10 9 (6.62%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (6.62%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.41%) Junior
11 6 (4.41%) Junior Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Applications Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Junior Web Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Junior PHP Web Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Junior PHP Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (57.35%) .NET
2 75 (55.15%) HTML
3 53 (38.97%) ASP.NET
4 52 (38.24%) CSS
5 46 (33.82%) WCF
6 42 (30.88%) Spring
6 42 (30.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (26.47%) Hibernate
8 34 (25.00%) jQuery
9 31 (22.79%) REST
10 30 (22.06%) HTML5
11 29 (21.32%) CSS3
12 24 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (17.65%) Web Services
13 21 (15.44%) Spring MVC
14 17 (12.50%) JSON
14 17 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
15 16 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (11.76%) J2EE
16 15 (11.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (10.29%) W3C
3 13 (9.56%) Social Network
4 8 (5.88%) Open Source
5 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.41%) Social Media
5 6 (4.41%) iPhone
6 5 (3.68%) iPad
6 5 (3.68%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.94%) User Experience
8 2 (1.47%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.47%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.74%) Physics
9 1 (0.74%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.74%) Animation
9 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.74%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.82%) Linux
2 7 (5.15%) Windows
3 5 (3.68%) Android
4 4 (2.94%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.94%) CentOS
5 1 (0.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (62.50%) MVC
2 70 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (49.26%) TDD
4 50 (36.76%) OOD
5 45 (33.09%) Scrum
6 28 (20.59%) Web Application Development
7 27 (19.85%) UML
8 26 (19.12%) Domain-Driven Design
9 21 (15.44%) BDD
10 14 (10.29%) Kanban
11 12 (8.82%) Build Automation
11 12 (8.82%) CQRS
11 12 (8.82%) Unit Testing
11 12 (8.82%) Web Development
12 9 (6.62%) Project Management
13 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (4.41%) AOP
13 6 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.68%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (3.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 82 (60.29%) JavaScript
2 59 (43.38%) C#
3 48 (35.29%) Java
4 39 (28.68%) SQL
5 19 (13.97%) T-SQL
5 19 (13.97%) PHP
6 16 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 13 (9.56%) VB
7 13 (9.56%) VB6
8 9 (6.62%) Python
9 3 (2.21%) AspectJ
10 2 (1.47%) C++
10 2 (1.47%) Ruby
11 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (13.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) WCAG
1 5 (3.68%) WAI
2 4 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.21%) QA
4 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Vendors
1 32 (23.53%) Oracle
2 19 (13.97%) Adobe
2 19 (13.97%) Twitter
3 15 (11.03%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.41%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.68%) Zend
5 5 (3.68%) Facebook
5 5 (3.68%) Google
6 4 (2.94%) Appcelerator
7 1 (0.74%) Renesas
7 1 (0.74%) Apple
Kent
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Global Travel
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare,
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago