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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 29 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing OO 85 135 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.68% 11.66% 5.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.57% 13.54% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 82 102 42
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,250 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
804 997 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.12% 86.10% 73.99%
Number of salaries quoted 728 814 507
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

OO
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

OO
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

OO
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

OO Salary Histogram in Kent

OO
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 3 March 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
(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
Tunbridge Wells +18 25 £47,500 -20.83%
Maidstone -9 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Tonbridge - 12 £35,000 -
Faversham - 6 £57,500 -
West Malling - 3 £50,000 - 1
Canterbury -7 2 £31,500 - 6
Dartford -11 2 £43,750 -2.77%
OO
South East

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 122 (64.89%) MVC
2 113 (60.11%) .NET
3 106 (56.38%) HTML
4 103 (54.79%) JavaScript
5 96 (51.06%) SQL Server
6 91 (48.40%) CSS
7 86 (45.74%) OOD
8 79 (42.02%) ASP.NET
9 73 (38.83%) C#
9 73 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (38.83%) TDD
10 67 (35.64%) Java
11 61 (32.45%) WCF
11 61 (32.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 57 (30.32%) Spring
13 56 (29.79%) REST
14 53 (28.19%) Hibernate
15 52 (27.66%) MySQL
16 50 (26.60%) Oracle
16 50 (26.60%) Scrum
16 50 (26.60%) Maven
17 49 (26.06%) jQuery
18 45 (23.94%) SQL
19 44 (23.40%) Web Services
20 39 (20.74%) VB.NET
20 39 (20.74%) JSON
21 36 (19.15%) Subversion
22 35 (18.62%) HTML5
23 34 (18.09%) Web Application Development
24 33 (17.55%) CSS3

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 14 (7.45%) CMS
2 6 (3.19%) Apache
3 5 (2.66%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.66%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (2.66%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.06%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (12.77%) Photoshop
2 14 (7.45%) MS Excel
3 13 (6.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (6.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.66%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.49%) Internet
2 13 (6.91%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.60%) HTTP
4 2 (1.06%) LAN
4 2 (1.06%) WAN
4 2 (1.06%) VPN
5 1 (0.53%) DNS
5 1 (0.53%) Firewall
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (51.06%) SQL Server
2 52 (27.66%) MySQL
3 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.60%) MariaDB
4 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.53%) Big Data
6 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.53%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (26.60%) Maven
2 36 (19.15%) Subversion
3 18 (9.57%) NUnit
3 18 (9.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 14 (7.45%) Mockito
4 14 (7.45%) jMock
4 14 (7.45%) JUnit
5 10 (5.32%) Visual Studio
6 9 (4.79%) Git (software)
7 7 (3.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (2.66%) Selenium
9 3 (1.60%) PEAR
9 3 (1.60%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.06%) Ant
10 2 (1.06%) JIRA
10 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.53%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (0.53%) PVCS
General
1 21 (11.17%) Finance
2 17 (9.04%) Games
3 6 (3.19%) Publishing
3 6 (3.19%) Electronics
4 5 (2.66%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 167 (88.83%) Developer
2 74 (39.36%) .NET Developer
3 52 (27.66%) Java Developer
4 28 (14.89%) C# Developer
5 22 (11.70%) Web Developer
5 22 (11.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (10.64%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (6.91%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.38%) Software Engineer
10 11 (5.85%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (4.79%) Graduate Developer
11 9 (4.79%) Graduate
12 8 (4.26%) Junior
12 8 (4.26%) Junior Developer
12 8 (4.26%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (4.26%) Front-End Web Developer
13 7 (3.72%) Junior Java Developer
14 6 (3.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 6 (3.19%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (60.11%) .NET
2 106 (56.38%) HTML
3 91 (48.40%) CSS
4 79 (42.02%) ASP.NET
5 61 (32.45%) WCF
5 61 (32.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (30.32%) Spring
7 56 (29.79%) REST
8 53 (28.19%) Hibernate
9 49 (26.06%) jQuery
10 44 (23.40%) Web Services
11 39 (20.74%) JSON
12 35 (18.62%) HTML5
13 33 (17.55%) CSS3
14 29 (15.43%) Ajax
15 28 (14.89%) Spring Integration
16 22 (11.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (11.17%) XML
18 20 (10.64%) LINQ
19 19 (10.11%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.83%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (9.57%) Social Network
3 14 (7.45%) W3C
4 9 (4.79%) Open Source
5 8 (4.26%) User Experience
5 8 (4.26%) Social Media
5 8 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.66%) iPad
6 5 (2.66%) iPhone
6 5 (2.66%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.13%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.13%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.60%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.06%) Physics
9 2 (1.06%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.70%) Linux
2 21 (11.17%) Windows
3 8 (4.26%) Android
3 8 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.72%) CentOS
4 7 (3.72%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.66%) UNIX
6 2 (1.06%) Solaris
7 1 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (64.89%) MVC
2 86 (45.74%) OOD
3 73 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (38.83%) TDD
4 50 (26.60%) Scrum
5 34 (18.09%) Web Application Development
6 26 (13.83%) Domain-Driven Design
7 25 (13.30%) Project Management
8 23 (12.23%) UML
9 17 (9.04%) Software Engineering
10 15 (7.98%) BDD
11 14 (7.45%) Kanban
11 14 (7.45%) Web Development
12 13 (6.91%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.91%) Build Automation
13 12 (6.38%) CQRS
14 11 (5.85%) SOA
15 10 (5.32%) Enterprise Architecture
16 8 (4.26%) OOP
16 8 (4.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 103 (54.79%) JavaScript
2 73 (38.83%) C#
3 67 (35.64%) Java
4 45 (23.94%) SQL
5 39 (20.74%) VB.NET
6 28 (14.89%) VB
6 28 (14.89%) VB6
7 21 (11.17%) PHP
7 21 (11.17%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.32%) C++
9 7 (3.72%) C
9 7 (3.72%) Python
10 6 (3.19%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.13%) Embedded C++
12 3 (1.60%) PHP5
13 2 (1.06%) AspectJ
13 2 (1.06%) Ruby
14 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (12.77%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.19%) QA
2 5 (2.66%) WCAG
2 5 (2.66%) WAI
3 2 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Firmware
1 1 (0.53%) Squid
1 1 (0.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (26.60%) Oracle
2 30 (15.96%) Microsoft
3 21 (11.17%) Adobe
4 17 (9.04%) Twitter
5 7 (3.72%) Appcelerator
6 6 (3.19%) Zend
7 5 (2.66%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.13%) Telerik
9 3 (1.60%) Google
9 3 (1.60%) Facebook
10 2 (1.06%) Ektron
10 2 (1.06%) Sun
11 1 (0.53%) Apple
11 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.53%) Cisco
11 1 (0.53%) IBM
11 1 (0.53%) Renesas
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 18 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 19 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 19 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £38,000
Posted: 27 days ago