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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 55 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing OO 44 83 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.96% 7.27% 5.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 8.88% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 75 42
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
920 935 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.88% 81.95% 72.65%
Number of salaries quoted 797 830 666
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -1 12 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -21 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Dartford +1 4 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Canterbury -10 3 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Faversham - 3 £55,000 -
West Malling +1 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Tonbridge -5 2 £65,000 +170.83%
Folkestone - 1 £19,250 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £21,500 -
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 62 (57.41%) JavaScript
1 62 (57.41%) .NET
2 53 (49.07%) MVC
3 51 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (47.22%) HTML
4 48 (44.44%) C#
5 47 (43.52%) OOD
6 46 (42.59%) SQL Server
7 44 (40.74%) TDD
8 36 (33.33%) SQL
9 35 (32.41%) ASP.NET
9 35 (32.41%) CSS
10 34 (31.48%) Java
10 34 (31.48%) WCF
11 31 (28.70%) Scrum
12 29 (26.85%) jQuery
12 29 (26.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (24.07%) Subversion
13 26 (24.07%) Spring
14 25 (23.15%) HTML5
14 25 (23.15%) CSS3
15 24 (22.22%) MySQL
16 22 (20.37%) UML
16 22 (20.37%) Internet
16 22 (20.37%) REST
17 21 (19.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 20 (18.52%) Hibernate
18 20 (18.52%) Finance
18 20 (18.52%) Maven
19 19 (17.59%) Web Services

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (11.11%) CMS
2 5 (4.63%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (4.63%) Joomla!
2 5 (4.63%) Apache
2 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) DNN
4 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.93%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Kentico
4 1 (0.93%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Photoshop
1 11 (10.19%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (10.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (4.63%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) SaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.37%) Internet
2 5 (4.63%) HTTP
3 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.22%) MySQL
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.63%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (24.07%) Subversion
2 20 (18.52%) Maven
3 12 (11.11%) JUnit
3 12 (11.11%) jMock
3 12 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.11%) Mockito
4 7 (6.48%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (6.48%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.48%) NUnit
5 5 (4.63%) Selenium
5 5 (4.63%) PEAR
6 4 (3.70%) JIRA
6 4 (3.70%) LabVIEW
7 3 (2.78%) Ant
7 3 (2.78%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.85%) Hudson
8 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Games
3 9 (8.33%) Marketing
4 5 (4.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.70%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 96 (88.89%) Developer
2 41 (37.96%) .NET Developer
3 25 (23.15%) Java Developer
4 18 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 18 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 15 (13.89%) C# Developer
6 14 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (12.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Software Developer
10 9 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (8.33%) PHP Developer
11 7 (6.48%) VB.NET Developer
11 7 (6.48%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (6.48%) Applications Developer
12 6 (5.56%) Junior
12 6 (5.56%) Senior VB.NET Developer
12 6 (5.56%) Junior Developer
13 4 (3.70%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (57.41%) .NET
2 51 (47.22%) HTML
3 35 (32.41%) ASP.NET
3 35 (32.41%) CSS
4 34 (31.48%) WCF
5 29 (26.85%) jQuery
5 29 (26.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (24.07%) Spring
7 25 (23.15%) HTML5
7 25 (23.15%) CSS3
8 22 (20.37%) REST
9 21 (19.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 20 (18.52%) Hibernate
11 19 (17.59%) Web Services
12 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
14 14 (12.96%) Spring MVC
15 12 (11.11%) WPF
16 10 (9.26%) .NET Framework
17 9 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (10.19%) W3C
3 7 (6.48%) Social Network
4 6 (5.56%) iPhone
4 6 (5.56%) Social Media
5 5 (4.63%) iPad
5 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.63%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.78%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) PMI
8 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.93%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Linux
2 6 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (1.85%) CentOS
4 1 (0.93%) UNIX
4 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (49.07%) MVC
2 51 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (43.52%) OOD
4 44 (40.74%) TDD
5 31 (28.70%) Scrum
6 22 (20.37%) UML
7 19 (17.59%) Domain-Driven Design
8 18 (16.67%) SDLC
9 15 (13.89%) BDD
10 13 (12.04%) Web Application Development
11 12 (11.11%) Unit Testing
12 11 (10.19%) Kanban
13 10 (9.26%) OOP
14 7 (6.48%) Web Development
14 7 (6.48%) Open Source
14 7 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (5.56%) Software Engineering
15 6 (5.56%) CQRS
16 5 (4.63%) Build Automation
16 5 (4.63%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 62 (57.41%) JavaScript
2 48 (44.44%) C#
3 36 (33.33%) SQL
4 34 (31.48%) Java
5 18 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 18 (16.67%) PHP
6 13 (12.04%) VB.NET
7 9 (8.33%) Python
8 5 (4.63%) VB6
8 5 (4.63%) VB
9 3 (2.78%) AspectJ
10 2 (1.85%) Ruby
10 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.63%) WCAG
2 5 (4.63%) WAI
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Puppet
1 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.85%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) Oracle
2 16 (14.81%) Adobe
2 16 (14.81%) Twitter
3 10 (9.26%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.56%) Sitecore
5 5 (4.63%) Facebook
5 5 (4.63%) Google
5 5 (4.63%) Zend
6 1 (0.93%) Apple
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £2000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford
CPS Group
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 23 days ago