The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 21 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing OO 118 80 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.30% 6.64% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.49% 8.95% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 84 67 41
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1027 894 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.93% 74.25% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 811 743 490
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,740 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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South East

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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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +5 61 £40,000 +14.28%
Tunbridge Wells -14 8 £40,000 -15.78%
Canterbury - 8 £31,500 -
Dartford -5 5 £45,000 +12.50%
West Malling - 5 £37,500 -
Rochester +11 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Cranbrook - 2 £40,000 - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £44,000 -
Whitstable - 1 - -
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 187 (79.24%) C#
2 176 (74.58%) .NET
3 123 (52.12%) MVC
4 102 (43.22%) SQL Server
5 95 (40.25%) WPF
6 93 (39.41%) ASP.NET
7 92 (38.98%) Software Engineering
8 88 (37.29%) WCF
8 88 (37.29%) Microsoft
9 84 (35.59%) OOD
10 81 (34.32%) WinForms
11 80 (33.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (32.63%) OOP
13 73 (30.93%) SQL
14 70 (29.66%) TDD
15 67 (28.39%) Scrum
16 66 (27.97%) JavaScript
17 65 (27.54%) .NET Framework
18 63 (26.69%) Windows
19 62 (26.27%) MCP
19 62 (26.27%) Microsoft Certification
19 62 (26.27%) MCTS
20 57 (24.15%) HTML
20 57 (24.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 50 (21.19%) CSS
22 46 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
22 46 (19.49%) MVVM
23 45 (19.07%) MS Excel
24 44 (18.64%) Rhino Mocks
25 43 (18.22%) NUnit

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (8.47%) Node.js
2 9 (3.81%) ColdFusion
3 8 (3.39%) FileNet
4 7 (2.97%) IIS
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 45 (19.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.81%) WebTrends
1 9 (3.81%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.69%) Magento
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.24%) Internet
2 5 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.69%) DNS
3 4 (1.69%) Intranet
4 2 (0.85%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (43.22%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (7.63%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.08%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.66%) OLAP
7 9 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.97%) Big Data
8 7 (2.97%) Redis
9 6 (2.54%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.54%) MySQL
10 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.69%) SQLite
12 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 44 (18.64%) Rhino Mocks
2 43 (18.22%) NUnit
3 25 (10.59%) Moq
3 25 (10.59%) MSTest
4 20 (8.47%) Subversion
5 16 (6.78%) Visual Studio
5 16 (6.78%) Xcode
6 10 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.54%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.12%) Sinon.JS
8 5 (2.12%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 15 (6.36%) Finance
2 14 (5.93%) Marketing
3 6 (2.54%) Retail
4 4 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.69%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.27%) Electronics
6 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 139 (58.90%) Developer
2 79 (33.47%) .NET Developer
3 61 (25.85%) Software Engineer
4 29 (12.29%) Team Leader
5 26 (11.02%) C# Software Engineer
6 23 (9.75%) Software Developer
7 22 (9.32%) .NET Software Engineer
8 17 (7.20%) C# Developer
8 17 (7.20%) Software Team Leader
9 13 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.08%) Senior Developer
10 12 (5.08%) Development Team Leader
11 11 (4.66%) Programmer
11 11 (4.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.24%) Senior Programmer
12 10 (4.24%) Web Developer
13 9 (3.81%) PHP Developer
14 8 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (3.39%) Java Developer
14 8 (3.39%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (74.58%) .NET
2 95 (40.25%) WPF
3 93 (39.41%) ASP.NET
4 88 (37.29%) WCF
5 81 (34.32%) WinForms
6 80 (33.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 65 (27.54%) .NET Framework
8 57 (24.15%) HTML
8 57 (24.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 50 (21.19%) CSS
10 42 (17.80%) Castle Windsor
11 40 (16.95%) Web Services
12 25 (10.59%) Razor View Engine
13 24 (10.17%) Ajax
13 24 (10.17%) SOAP
13 24 (10.17%) Unity DI Container
14 23 (9.75%) LINQ
14 23 (9.75%) jQuery
14 23 (9.75%) Spring.NET
14 23 (9.75%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.68%) N-Tier
2 30 (12.71%) Computer Science
3 24 (10.17%) Mobile App
4 23 (9.75%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (6.78%) SystemC
6 15 (6.36%) Client/Server
6 15 (6.36%) Social Network
7 14 (5.93%) Social Media
8 12 (5.08%) Open Source
9 9 (3.81%) Blog
9 9 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (3.39%) NHS
11 5 (2.12%) BBC
11 5 (2.12%) W3C
11 5 (2.12%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.69%) Wiki
12 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.85%) GIS
14 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 63 (26.69%) Windows
2 23 (9.75%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.81%) Android
4 7 (2.97%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.54%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.27%) Linux
7 1 (0.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (52.12%) MVC
2 92 (38.98%) Software Engineering
3 84 (35.59%) OOD
4 77 (32.63%) OOP
5 70 (29.66%) TDD
6 67 (28.39%) Scrum
7 46 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (19.49%) MVVM
8 37 (15.68%) Multithreading
9 36 (15.25%) Web Application Development
10 25 (10.59%) SOA
11 24 (10.17%) Dependency Injection
12 23 (9.75%) OOA/OOD
12 23 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (9.75%) Kanban
13 18 (7.63%) iOS Development
14 14 (5.93%) Analytics
15 12 (5.08%) Workflow
16 10 (4.24%) OO PHP
16 10 (4.24%) UML
Programming Languages
1 187 (79.24%) C#
2 73 (30.93%) SQL
3 66 (27.97%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.05%) Java
4 19 (8.05%) C
5 17 (7.20%) T-SQL
6 16 (6.78%) Objective-C
7 14 (5.93%) C++
7 14 (5.93%) PHP
8 11 (4.66%) VB
9 8 (3.39%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.39%) XAML
10 5 (2.12%) Ruby
11 3 (1.27%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.27%) VB6
12 1 (0.42%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.42%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 62 (26.27%) MCP
1 62 (26.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 62 (26.27%) MCTS
2 42 (17.80%) MCAD
2 42 (17.80%) MCSD
3 38 (16.10%) Degree
4 20 (8.47%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.24%) QA
2 3 (1.27%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 88 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.93%) Google
3 11 (4.66%) DevExpress
4 10 (4.24%) Oracle
5 8 (3.39%) Pega
5 8 (3.39%) IBM
5 8 (3.39%) Metastorm
5 8 (3.39%) Open Text
6 7 (2.97%) McKesson
6 7 (2.97%) Apple
7 5 (2.12%) Sony
7 5 (2.12%) Yahoo!
7 5 (2.12%) Facebook
8 4 (1.69%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.69%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.69%) SAP
9 1 (0.42%) Telerik
9 1 (0.42%) Cognizant
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