The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
South East / Kent
Rank 32 48 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing OO 58 51 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.07% 4.92% 10.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.79% 5.40% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 49 37 107
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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
745 945 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 90.85% 91.22% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 604 839 860
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OO
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing OO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -7 15 £57,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +24 11 £45,000 - 1
West Malling - 10 £55,000 - 2
Chatham - 7 £42,500 -
Dover - 6 - -
Rochester - 3 £35,000 -
Faversham - 2 £60,000 -
Dartford -18 1 - -
Sevenoaks - 1 £72,500 -
Westerham - 1 £37,000 -
OO
South East

OO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for OO.

1 52 (59.09%) C#
1 52 (59.09%) .NET
1 52 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (56.82%) ASP.NET
3 49 (55.68%) MVC
4 48 (54.55%) TDD
5 47 (53.41%) SQL Server
6 40 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (42.05%) Git (software)
8 36 (40.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 35 (39.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 35 (39.77%) Web Application Development
10 34 (38.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 34 (38.64%) RESTful
11 33 (37.50%) Node.js
11 33 (37.50%) Ruby
12 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
13 26 (29.55%) HTML
13 26 (29.55%) Microsoft
14 24 (27.27%) Linux
14 24 (27.27%) UML
14 24 (27.27%) BDD
15 23 (26.14%) OOD
16 22 (25.00%) CSS
16 22 (25.00%) WCF
17 20 (22.73%) Multithreading
18 19 (21.59%) NoSQL
18 19 (21.59%) AngularJS
19 18 (20.45%) Software Engineering
20 17 (19.32%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (17.05%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.14%) SAS
2 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.68%) Google Play
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) Intranet
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (53.41%) SQL Server
2 36 (40.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 19 (21.59%) NoSQL
4 16 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.95%) MySQL
5 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.95%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) DTS
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (42.05%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.18%) Subversion
3 15 (17.05%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.68%) JIRA
5 4 (4.55%) jMock
5 4 (4.55%) JUnit
5 4 (4.55%) Maven
5 4 (4.55%) Mockito
6 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.14%) Moq
6 1 (1.14%) NUnit
6 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Billing
3 2 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (84.09%) Developer
2 42 (47.73%) .NET Developer
3 15 (17.05%) Messaging Developer
4 13 (14.77%) Software Engineer
5 12 (13.64%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (13.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 9 (10.23%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.95%) PHP Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Android Developer
10 5 (5.68%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (5.68%) C++ Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Senior C++ Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (59.09%) .NET
2 50 (56.82%) ASP.NET
3 40 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (39.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 34 (38.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 34 (38.64%) RESTful
6 33 (37.50%) Node.js
7 26 (29.55%) HTML
8 22 (25.00%) CSS
8 22 (25.00%) WCF
9 19 (21.59%) AngularJS
10 17 (19.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (18.18%) Web Services
11 16 (18.18%) WPF
12 15 (17.05%) KnockoutJS
12 15 (17.05%) MSMQ
12 15 (17.05%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (14.77%) SOAP
14 12 (13.64%) Qt
15 11 (12.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Mathematics
2 12 (13.64%) Algorithms
2 12 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (10.23%) Social Network
4 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.27%) Linux
2 12 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (9.09%) Unix
3 8 (9.09%) Windows
4 7 (7.95%) Solaris
4 7 (7.95%) Windows 2000 Server
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.68%) Android
6 2 (2.27%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (55.68%) MVC
3 48 (54.55%) TDD
4 35 (39.77%) Web Application Development
5 24 (27.27%) BDD
5 24 (27.27%) UML
6 23 (26.14%) OOD
7 20 (22.73%) Multithreading
8 18 (20.45%) Software Engineering
9 16 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
10 15 (17.05%) Kanban
11 12 (13.64%) Configuration Management
11 12 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
11 12 (13.64%) Scrum
11 12 (13.64%) Signal Processing
11 12 (13.64%) Validation
12 9 (10.23%) Open Source
12 9 (10.23%) SDLC
13 8 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.09%) C#
2 33 (37.50%) Ruby
3 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
4 17 (19.32%) C++
4 17 (19.32%) Java
5 15 (17.05%) F#
5 15 (17.05%) PHP
6 13 (14.77%) C
7 12 (13.64%) Embedded C
8 7 (7.95%) ECMAScript
8 7 (7.95%) VB
8 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.55%) Objective-C
9 4 (4.55%) VBScript
10 2 (2.27%) SQL
10 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.14%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (17.05%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 15 (17.05%) Kibana
1 15 (17.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.50%) Oracle
3 7 (7.95%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.68%) Google
5 2 (2.27%) Twitter
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Crunchposter
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago