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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 58 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs citing OO 43 82 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.89% 7.39% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 8.69% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 70 48
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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
927 944 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.97% 85.05% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 808 811 693
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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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 5 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 5 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
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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 13 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Tunbridge Wells -22 6 £47,000 +17.50%
Dartford +3 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Canterbury -7 5 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Tonbridge -2 2 £65,000 +170.83%
Faversham - 2 £55,000 -
OO
South East

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 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 58 (59.18%) .NET
2 54 (55.10%) JavaScript
3 48 (48.98%) C#
4 44 (44.90%) OOD
5 43 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (42.86%) HTML
7 41 (41.84%) MVC
8 40 (40.82%) SQL Server
9 36 (36.73%) SQL
9 36 (36.73%) TDD
10 31 (31.63%) WCF
10 31 (31.63%) jQuery
11 30 (30.61%) CSS
12 29 (29.59%) ASP.NET
13 25 (25.51%) Java
13 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (24.49%) HTML5
14 24 (24.49%) CSS3
14 24 (24.49%) Subversion
14 24 (24.49%) Scrum
15 21 (21.43%) UML
16 19 (19.39%) Degree
17 18 (18.37%) Razor View Engine
17 18 (18.37%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (18.37%) T-SQL
18 17 (17.35%) PHP
18 17 (17.35%) MySQL
18 17 (17.35%) Web Services
18 17 (17.35%) Spring
18 17 (17.35%) SDLC

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 8 (8.16%) CMS
2 5 (5.10%) Apache
3 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.08%) Joomla!
3 4 (4.08%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) DNN
4 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.02%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.02%) Kentico
4 1 (1.02%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 7 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (4.08%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.31%) Internet
2 5 (5.10%) HTTP
3 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.35%) MySQL
3 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.02%) Big Data
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (24.49%) Subversion
2 13 (13.27%) Maven
2 13 (13.27%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.22%) jMock
3 11 (11.22%) JUnit
4 10 (10.20%) Mockito
5 6 (6.12%) NUnit
5 6 (6.12%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (5.10%) PEAR
6 5 (5.10%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.08%) LabVIEW
7 4 (4.08%) Selenium
8 3 (3.06%) Ant
8 3 (3.06%) JIRA
8 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.04%) Hudson
10 1 (1.02%) EasyMock
10 1 (1.02%) IntelliJ
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Games
3 9 (9.18%) Marketing
4 4 (4.08%) Retail
4 4 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 86 (87.76%) Developer
2 36 (36.73%) .NET Developer
3 23 (23.47%) Web Developer
4 19 (19.39%) Senior Developer
5 17 (17.35%) Java Developer
6 15 (15.31%) C# Developer
7 14 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (13.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (11.22%) VB.NET Developer
9 11 (11.22%) Applications Developer
9 11 (11.22%) Software Developer
9 11 (11.22%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (10.20%) Senior VB.NET Developer
11 9 (9.18%) PHP Web Developer
11 9 (9.18%) PHP Developer
12 8 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (7.14%) Junior Developer
13 7 (7.14%) Junior
14 6 (6.12%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (59.18%) .NET
2 42 (42.86%) HTML
3 31 (31.63%) WCF
3 31 (31.63%) jQuery
4 30 (30.61%) CSS
5 29 (29.59%) ASP.NET
6 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (24.49%) HTML5
7 24 (24.49%) CSS3
8 18 (18.37%) Razor View Engine
8 18 (18.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (17.35%) Web Services
9 17 (17.35%) Spring
10 16 (16.33%) .NET Framework
10 16 (16.33%) REST
10 16 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (13.27%) WPF
12 12 (12.24%) Hibernate
13 10 (10.20%) Spring MVC
14 8 (8.16%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.14%) W3C
4 6 (6.12%) Social Network
5 5 (5.10%) N-Tier
5 5 (5.10%) iPhone
5 5 (5.10%) Social Media
6 4 (4.08%) iPad
7 3 (3.06%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.02%) PMI
9 1 (1.02%) Mobile Games
9 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.02%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Linux
2 7 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (2.04%) CentOS
4 1 (1.02%) UNIX
4 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.90%) OOD
2 43 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (41.84%) MVC
4 36 (36.73%) TDD
5 24 (24.49%) Scrum
6 21 (21.43%) UML
7 17 (17.35%) SDLC
8 16 (16.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 15 (15.31%) Unit Testing
10 12 (12.24%) BDD
11 10 (10.20%) OOP
12 9 (9.18%) Web Application Development
13 7 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 7 (7.14%) Open Source
13 7 (7.14%) Kanban
13 7 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (5.10%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (5.10%) Web Development
15 4 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (4.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 54 (55.10%) JavaScript
2 48 (48.98%) C#
3 36 (36.73%) SQL
4 25 (25.51%) Java
5 18 (18.37%) T-SQL
6 17 (17.35%) PHP
7 12 (12.24%) VB.NET
8 8 (8.16%) Python
9 2 (2.04%) AspectJ
9 2 (2.04%) Ruby
9 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.02%) VB6
10 1 (1.02%) VB
10 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.02%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.08%) WCAG
2 4 (4.08%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Puppet
1 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.04%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (12.24%) Oracle
1 12 (12.24%) Twitter
2 11 (11.22%) Adobe
3 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.10%) Google
4 5 (5.10%) Zend
4 5 (5.10%) Sitecore
4 5 (5.10%) Facebook
5 3 (3.06%) Apple
6 1 (1.02%) IBM
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