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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 46 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing OO 53 76 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.88% 7.53% 6.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 8.94% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 51 60 57
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,500
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
898 850 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.61% 84.24% 77.83%
Number of salaries quoted 796 719 728
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Maidstone +4 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Tunbridge Wells -25 10 £47,000 +70.90% 1
Dartford +8 8 £42,500 -15.00%
Canterbury +1 6 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Tonbridge -1 1 £65,000 +170.83%
West Malling -6 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Faversham - 1 £55,000 -
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (64.21%) .NET
2 51 (53.68%) C#
3 50 (52.63%) OOD
4 48 (50.53%) JavaScript
5 40 (42.11%) SQL
6 39 (41.05%) SQL Server
7 38 (40.00%) HTML
7 38 (40.00%) MVC
8 36 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (33.68%) TDD
9 32 (33.68%) WCF
10 29 (30.53%) CSS
10 29 (30.53%) jQuery
11 28 (29.47%) Degree
12 24 (25.26%) HTML5
12 24 (25.26%) ASP.NET
13 23 (24.21%) UML
13 23 (24.21%) CSS3
14 22 (23.16%) Java
15 21 (22.11%) Scrum
16 20 (21.05%) Web Services
16 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (21.05%) .NET Framework
17 19 (20.00%) REST
17 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 19 (20.00%) Subversion
18 18 (18.95%) T-SQL
18 18 (18.95%) Razor View Engine
18 18 (18.95%) WPF
19 16 (16.84%) Domain-Driven Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (6.32%) IIS
1 6 (6.32%) CMS
2 4 (4.21%) Apache
3 2 (2.11%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.05%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.05%) Kentico
4 1 (1.05%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.05%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 5 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.37%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (41.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (11.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (9.47%) MySQL
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (20.00%) Subversion
2 12 (12.63%) Maven
3 10 (10.53%) JUnit
3 10 (10.53%) jMock
3 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.47%) Mockito
5 8 (8.42%) NUnit
6 6 (6.32%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.21%) LabVIEW
8 3 (3.16%) Ant
8 3 (3.16%) JIRA
8 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.11%) Moq
9 2 (2.11%) Hudson
9 2 (2.11%) PEAR
9 2 (2.11%) MSTest
10 1 (1.05%) EasyMock
10 1 (1.05%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.05%) IntelliJ
General
1 12 (12.63%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Marketing
3 4 (4.21%) Games
3 4 (4.21%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 78 (82.11%) Developer
2 30 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 21 (22.11%) Senior Developer
4 18 (18.95%) Web Developer
5 16 (16.84%) Java Developer
6 15 (15.79%) C# Developer
7 14 (14.74%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (13.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (13.68%) Applications Developer
9 12 (12.63%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (11.58%) VB.NET Developer
11 10 (10.53%) Senior VB.NET Developer
12 9 (9.47%) Web Applications Developer
12 9 (9.47%) C# Web Developer
12 9 (9.47%) C# Application Developer
13 8 (8.42%) Junior Developer
13 8 (8.42%) Software Developer
13 8 (8.42%) Junior
14 7 (7.37%) Senior Java Developer
15 6 (6.32%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (64.21%) .NET
2 38 (40.00%) HTML
3 32 (33.68%) WCF
4 29 (30.53%) jQuery
4 29 (30.53%) CSS
5 24 (25.26%) ASP.NET
5 24 (25.26%) HTML5
6 23 (24.21%) CSS3
7 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (21.05%) Web Services
7 20 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 19 (20.00%) REST
8 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (18.95%) Razor View Engine
9 18 (18.95%) WPF
10 15 (15.79%) Spring
11 11 (11.58%) Hibernate
12 10 (10.53%) Entity Framework
13 9 (9.47%) Spring MVC
13 9 (9.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.42%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.37%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.26%) W3C
4 5 (5.26%) Social Network
5 3 (3.16%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.11%) Streaming Media
6 2 (2.11%) Social Media
7 1 (1.05%) iPhone
7 1 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.05%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.74%) Windows
2 8 (8.42%) Linux
3 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.11%) Android
4 2 (2.11%) CentOS
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.63%) OOD
2 38 (40.00%) MVC
3 36 (37.89%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (33.68%) TDD
5 23 (24.21%) UML
6 21 (22.11%) Scrum
7 16 (16.84%) Domain-Driven Design
7 16 (16.84%) SDLC
8 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
8 14 (14.74%) OOP
9 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.37%) Multithreading
10 7 (7.37%) Image Processing
11 6 (6.32%) Kanban
11 6 (6.32%) Web Development
11 6 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.32%) MVVM
11 6 (6.32%) BDD
12 5 (5.26%) Web Application Development
13 4 (4.21%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.68%) C#
2 48 (50.53%) JavaScript
3 40 (42.11%) SQL
4 22 (23.16%) Java
5 18 (18.95%) T-SQL
6 13 (13.68%) VB.NET
7 9 (9.47%) PHP
8 4 (4.21%) C++
9 2 (2.11%) Python
9 2 (2.11%) AspectJ
9 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.11%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.05%) VB6
10 1 (1.05%) VB
10 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (29.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.05%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Puppet
1 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.11%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.58%) Oracle
3 7 (7.37%) Twitter
4 5 (5.26%) Adobe
5 3 (3.16%) Apple
6 2 (2.11%) Google
6 2 (2.11%) Zend
6 2 (2.11%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.11%) Facebook
7 1 (1.05%) IBM
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago