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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented (OO)
South East / Kent
Rank 31 68 30
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -38
Permanent jobs citing OO 64 38 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.62% 3.45% 9.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.60% 3.77% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 58 30 88
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 £31,750 £26,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £54,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
744 1009 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.57% 91.48% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 583 871 777
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 £29,930 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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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 21 February 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 21 February 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
West Malling - 16 £55,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +19 14 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Maidstone -3 13 £57,500 - 1
Chatham - 9 £30,000 -
Sittingbourne - 4 £37,500 - 1
Dover - 2 - -
Rochester - 2 £35,000 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £55,000 - 1
Dartford -15 1 - -
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 74 (75.51%) C#
2 73 (74.49%) .NET
3 72 (73.47%) ASP.NET
4 67 (68.37%) SQL Server
4 67 (68.37%) MVC
5 65 (66.33%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (62.24%) TDD
7 56 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (53.06%) RESTful
9 51 (52.04%) Web Application Development
9 51 (52.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 50 (51.02%) ASP.NET Web API
11 48 (48.98%) SQL Server 2014
12 45 (45.92%) Node.js
12 45 (45.92%) Ruby
13 40 (40.82%) Git (software)
14 37 (37.76%) Microsoft
15 36 (36.73%) BDD
16 34 (34.69%) WCF
17 31 (31.63%) JavaScript
18 30 (30.61%) HTML
19 28 (28.57%) NoSQL
20 24 (24.49%) AngularJS
20 24 (24.49%) Dependency Injection
20 24 (24.49%) CSS
21 22 (22.45%) UML
21 22 (22.45%) Web Services
21 22 (22.45%) Multithreading
22 21 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 20 (20.41%) Linux

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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 17 (17.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.06%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) Intranet
3 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (68.37%) SQL Server
2 48 (48.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 28 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 17 (17.35%) MongoDB
5 10 (10.20%) Oracle Database
5 10 (10.20%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (6.12%) MySQL
7 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.02%) DTS
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (40.82%) Git (software)
2 17 (17.35%) TeamCity
3 11 (11.22%) Subversion
4 5 (5.10%) JIRA
5 4 (4.08%) jMock
5 4 (4.08%) JUnit
5 4 (4.08%) Maven
5 4 (4.08%) Mockito
6 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.02%) Moq
7 1 (1.02%) NUnit
7 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.08%) Finance
1 4 (4.08%) Retail
2 3 (3.06%) Billing
3 2 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (92.86%) Developer
2 60 (61.22%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Messaging Developer
4 16 (16.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 15 (15.31%) C# Developer
6 9 (9.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) PHP Developer
10 5 (5.10%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Lead Java Developer
12 3 (3.06%) C++ Developer
12 3 (3.06%) Senior C++ Developer
12 3 (3.06%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (74.49%) .NET
2 72 (73.47%) ASP.NET
3 56 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (53.06%) RESTful
5 51 (52.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 50 (51.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 45 (45.92%) Node.js
8 34 (34.69%) WCF
9 30 (30.61%) HTML
10 24 (24.49%) AngularJS
10 24 (24.49%) CSS
11 22 (22.45%) Web Services
12 21 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (20.41%) WPF
14 19 (19.39%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (17.35%) MSMQ
15 17 (17.35%) RabbitMQ
16 16 (16.33%) .NET Framework
16 16 (16.33%) Entity Framework
16 16 (16.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Social Network
2 7 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 7 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.04%) User Experience
5 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.41%) Linux
2 12 (12.24%) Windows
3 11 (11.22%) Unix
4 10 (10.20%) Solaris
4 10 (10.20%) Windows 2000 Server
4 10 (10.20%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (3.06%) Android
7 1 (1.02%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (68.37%) MVC
2 65 (66.33%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (62.24%) TDD
4 51 (52.04%) Web Application Development
5 36 (36.73%) BDD
6 24 (24.49%) Dependency Injection
7 22 (22.45%) Multithreading
7 22 (22.45%) UML
8 17 (17.35%) Kanban
9 15 (15.31%) OOD
10 14 (14.29%) SDLC
11 12 (12.24%) Open Source
11 12 (12.24%) Scrum
12 11 (11.22%) Software Engineering
12 11 (11.22%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (10.20%) Change Control
13 10 (10.20%) Functional Testing
13 10 (10.20%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (10.20%) Software Testing
14 8 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 74 (75.51%) C#
2 45 (45.92%) Ruby
3 31 (31.63%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.37%) Java
5 17 (17.35%) F#
5 17 (17.35%) PHP
6 14 (14.29%) VB
6 14 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 10 (10.20%) C++
7 10 (10.20%) ECMAScript
8 8 (8.16%) C
9 7 (7.14%) Embedded C
9 7 (7.14%) VBScript
10 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.04%) SQL
11 1 (1.02%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.02%) Python
11 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (17.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 17 (17.35%) Kibana
1 17 (17.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (37.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.29%) Oracle
3 10 (10.20%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.06%) Google
5 2 (2.04%) Infragistics
5 2 (2.04%) Twitter
West Malling, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ib3 Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum (range dependent on skills and exper
Posted: 7 days ago
Sevenoaks
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Remote Work
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago