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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 63 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -6
Permanent jobs citing OO 38 94 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.46% 9.14% 10.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 10.66% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 29 90 102
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OO
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
987 882 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.81% 85.71% 88.70%
Number of salaries quoted 856 793 856
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Dartford +15 13 £42,500 -2.85% 3
Tunbridge Wells -17 12 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Canterbury +5 2 - -
Maidstone -5 1 - -
Stansted - 1 £32,500 -
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 63 (62.38%) C#
2 62 (61.39%) .NET
3 57 (56.44%) Windows
4 50 (49.50%) SQL Server
5 49 (48.51%) HTML
5 49 (48.51%) JavaScript
5 49 (48.51%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (40.59%) MVC
7 37 (36.63%) OOD
8 36 (35.64%) SQL
9 34 (33.66%) Degree
10 33 (32.67%) WCF
10 33 (32.67%) TDD
10 33 (32.67%) CSS
11 31 (30.69%) Microsoft
12 30 (29.70%) jQuery
13 29 (28.71%) ASP.NET
13 29 (28.71%) WPF
14 27 (26.73%) Scrum
15 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (23.76%) NUnit
17 23 (22.77%) HTML5
18 22 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering
19 21 (20.79%) TCP/IP
20 19 (18.81%) Web Services
20 19 (18.81%) Rhino Mocks
20 19 (18.81%) Moq
21 18 (17.82%) MSTest
21 18 (17.82%) Dependency Injection

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (5.94%) CMS
2 5 (4.95%) ColdFusion
3 2 (1.98%) Node.js
4 1 (0.99%) IIS
4 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (49.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.88%) MySQL
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (2.97%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.98%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.99%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (23.76%) NUnit
2 19 (18.81%) Moq
2 19 (18.81%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (17.82%) MSTest
4 16 (15.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (7.92%) Subversion
6 6 (5.94%) Mercurial
6 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.96%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.96%) Protractor
8 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.97%) Maven
9 2 (1.98%) gulp
9 2 (1.98%) JIRA
9 2 (1.98%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.98%) PEAR
9 2 (1.98%) Selenium
9 2 (1.98%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.98%) WiX
General
1 13 (12.87%) Music Industry
2 9 (8.91%) Back Office
3 7 (6.93%) Finance
4 5 (4.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.96%) Electronics
5 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (85.15%) Developer
2 43 (42.57%) .NET Developer
3 28 (27.72%) C# Developer
4 21 (20.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (16.83%) C# WPF Developer
5 17 (16.83%) Senior Developer
5 17 (16.83%) WPF Developer
6 15 (14.85%) Web Developer
7 13 (12.87%) Software Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (6.93%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (6.93%) PHP Developer
10 6 (5.94%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Applications Developer
10 6 (5.94%) C# Application Developer
10 6 (5.94%) C# WCF Developer
10 6 (5.94%) C++ Developer
10 6 (5.94%) WCF Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (61.39%) .NET
2 49 (48.51%) HTML
3 33 (32.67%) CSS
3 33 (32.67%) WCF
4 30 (29.70%) jQuery
5 29 (28.71%) ASP.NET
5 29 (28.71%) WPF
6 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (22.77%) HTML5
8 19 (18.81%) Web Services
9 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (16.83%) Castle Windsor
11 15 (14.85%) AngularJS
12 14 (13.86%) .NET Framework
12 14 (13.86%) CSS3
12 14 (13.86%) Middleware
13 13 (12.87%) Ninject
13 13 (12.87%) REST
13 13 (12.87%) Spring.NET
13 13 (12.87%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (10.89%) Mathematics
3 9 (8.91%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.93%) N-Tier
5 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.95%) Blog
6 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.96%) Social Network
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.99%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.99%) User Experience
8 1 (0.99%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 57 (56.44%) Windows
2 11 (10.89%) Android
2 11 (10.89%) Windows 8
3 10 (9.90%) Apple iOS
4 9 (8.91%) Windows Phone
5 4 (3.96%) Linux
6 3 (2.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (48.51%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (40.59%) MVC
3 37 (36.63%) OOD
4 33 (32.67%) TDD
5 27 (26.73%) Scrum
6 22 (21.78%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering
8 18 (17.82%) Dependency Injection
9 15 (14.85%) OOP
10 14 (13.86%) Kanban
10 14 (13.86%) Multithreading
10 14 (13.86%) MVVM
10 14 (13.86%) Web Development
11 12 (11.88%) Domain-Driven Design
12 11 (10.89%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.91%) UML
14 8 (7.92%) Front End Development
15 7 (6.93%) Image Processing
15 7 (6.93%) SDLC
16 6 (5.94%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (62.38%) C#
2 49 (48.51%) JavaScript
3 36 (35.64%) SQL
4 17 (16.83%) C++
5 15 (14.85%) T-SQL
6 14 (13.86%) PHP
7 10 (9.90%) Java
8 7 (6.93%) Ruby
8 7 (6.93%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.95%) CFML
9 5 (4.95%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.96%) C
11 3 (2.97%) VB
11 3 (2.97%) VB6
12 2 (1.98%) Python
13 1 (0.99%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.99%) Scala
13 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (33.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.85%) ISO 9001
2 9 (8.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Cygwin
1 1 (0.99%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (30.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.96%) Oracle
3 2 (1.98%) Zend
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe
4 1 (0.99%) IBM
4 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.99%) Twitter
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