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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 34 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing OO 62 118 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.47% 9.39% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.07% 11.31% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 57 84 69
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £54,000
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
768 1043 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.08% 82.98% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 687 812 764
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +7 17 £44,000 +10.00%
Maidstone -9 7 £40,000 - 3
Canterbury -10 6 £31,500 - 1
Tonbridge - 4 £35,000 -
West Malling +7 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Sevenoaks - 2 £21,500 -
Faversham - 2 £55,000 -
Dartford -5 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Folkestone - 1 £19,250 -
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 106 (60.57%) MVC
2 104 (59.43%) .NET
3 96 (54.86%) HTML
4 95 (54.29%) JavaScript
5 85 (48.57%) SQL Server
6 76 (43.43%) CSS
7 73 (41.71%) OOD
7 73 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
8 72 (41.14%) C#
9 71 (40.57%) ASP.NET
10 70 (40.00%) TDD
11 60 (34.29%) Java
12 56 (32.00%) WCF
13 53 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
14 50 (28.57%) Spring
15 49 (28.00%) Scrum
16 48 (27.43%) MySQL
17 46 (26.29%) SQL
18 45 (25.71%) REST
19 44 (25.14%) Hibernate
20 43 (24.57%) Oracle
20 43 (24.57%) jQuery
21 42 (24.00%) Maven
21 42 (24.00%) Web Services
22 37 (21.14%) Subversion
23 36 (20.57%) HTML5
24 34 (19.43%) CSS3
24 34 (19.43%) Web Application Development
25 32 (18.29%) VB.NET
26 31 (17.71%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (9.14%) CMS
2 8 (4.57%) Apache
3 5 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (2.86%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.14%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.57%) DNN
5 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.57%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.57%) Kentico
5 1 (0.57%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 21 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 14 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (4.57%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.86%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.71%) Internet
2 9 (5.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.29%) HTTP
4 2 (1.14%) LAN
4 2 (1.14%) WAN
4 2 (1.14%) VPN
5 1 (0.57%) DNS
5 1 (0.57%) Firewall
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 48 (27.43%) MySQL
3 5 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.57%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.57%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (24.00%) Maven
2 37 (21.14%) Subversion
3 18 (10.29%) NUnit
3 18 (10.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (8.57%) Mockito
4 15 (8.57%) jMock
4 15 (8.57%) JUnit
4 15 (8.57%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.57%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 5 (2.86%) Selenium
8 4 (2.29%) PEAR
8 4 (2.29%) LabVIEW
8 4 (2.29%) JIRA
9 3 (1.71%) Ant
9 3 (1.71%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.71%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.14%) Mercurial
General
1 26 (14.86%) Finance
2 19 (10.86%) Games
3 8 (4.57%) Marketing
4 6 (3.43%) Electronics
5 5 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.29%) Retail
7 3 (1.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 156 (89.14%) Developer
2 72 (41.14%) .NET Developer
3 47 (26.86%) Java Developer
4 24 (13.71%) Senior Developer
5 22 (12.57%) Web Developer
6 19 (10.86%) C# Developer
7 18 (10.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.86%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.14%) Junior
10 9 (5.14%) Junior Developer
10 9 (5.14%) PHP Developer
11 8 (4.57%) PHP Web Developer
12 6 (3.43%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (3.43%) Front-End Web Developer
12 6 (3.43%) Software Engineer
13 5 (2.86%) Architect
14 4 (2.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (59.43%) .NET
2 96 (54.86%) HTML
3 76 (43.43%) CSS
4 71 (40.57%) ASP.NET
5 56 (32.00%) WCF
6 53 (30.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (28.57%) Spring
8 45 (25.71%) REST
9 44 (25.14%) Hibernate
10 43 (24.57%) jQuery
11 42 (24.00%) Web Services
12 36 (20.57%) HTML5
13 34 (19.43%) CSS3
14 29 (16.57%) JSON
15 26 (14.86%) Ajax
16 23 (13.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (12.00%) Spring Integration
18 20 (11.43%) LINQ
19 19 (10.86%) XML
20 18 (10.29%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (10.29%) Social Network
3 14 (8.00%) W3C
4 9 (5.14%) Social Media
5 8 (4.57%) Open Source
5 8 (4.57%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.43%) User Experience
6 6 (3.43%) iPhone
7 5 (2.86%) iPad
7 5 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.86%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.29%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.14%) Physics
10 2 (1.14%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.57%) Streaming Media
11 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.43%) Linux
2 15 (8.57%) Windows
3 7 (4.00%) Android
4 6 (3.43%) CentOS
4 6 (3.43%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.43%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.86%) UNIX
6 2 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (60.57%) MVC
2 73 (41.71%) OOD
2 73 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (40.00%) TDD
4 49 (28.00%) Scrum
5 34 (19.43%) Web Application Development
6 26 (14.86%) Domain-Driven Design
7 25 (14.29%) UML
8 20 (11.43%) BDD
9 19 (10.86%) Project Management
10 16 (9.14%) Web Development
11 14 (8.00%) Kanban
12 12 (6.86%) CQRS
13 11 (6.29%) Build Automation
13 11 (6.29%) Software Engineering
13 11 (6.29%) SOA
14 10 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
15 9 (5.14%) Unit Testing
16 8 (4.57%) Mentoring
17 7 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 95 (54.29%) JavaScript
2 72 (41.14%) C#
3 60 (34.29%) Java
4 46 (26.29%) SQL
5 32 (18.29%) VB.NET
6 22 (12.57%) PHP
7 21 (12.00%) VB6
7 21 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 21 (12.00%) VB
8 9 (5.14%) Python
9 3 (1.71%) AspectJ
9 3 (1.71%) C++
10 2 (1.14%) C
10 2 (1.14%) Ruby
11 1 (0.57%) PHP5
11 1 (0.57%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.57%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.86%) WCAG
1 5 (2.86%) WAI
1 5 (2.86%) QA
2 4 (2.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Firmware
1 1 (0.57%) Squid
1 1 (0.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (24.57%) Oracle
2 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
3 20 (11.43%) Adobe
4 18 (10.29%) Twitter
5 6 (3.43%) Sitecore
5 6 (3.43%) Appcelerator
6 5 (2.86%) Zend
7 4 (2.29%) Facebook
7 4 (2.29%) Google
8 2 (1.14%) Telerik
8 2 (1.14%) Sun
8 2 (1.14%) Ektron
9 1 (0.57%) Renesas
9 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco
Canterbury, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 - £55,000 + beneifts
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago