The table below looks at the statistics for OOA/OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOA/OOD over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 92 77 72
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 4 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.40% 1.68% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 2.08% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
OOA/OOD
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
831 866 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.35% 80.93% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 687 745 552
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OOA/OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOA/OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OOA/OOD
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOA/OOD across the Kent region.

OOA/OOD Salary Trend in Kent

OOA/OOD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOA/OOD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Rochester - 4 £40,000 -
OOA/OOD
South East

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) OOD
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) WF
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) XAML
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Infragistics
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) MSMQ
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) MCAD

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing OOA/OOD 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 OOA/OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) NUnit
1 3 (42.86%) MSTest
1 3 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (42.86%) Moq
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) WF
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) MSMQ
3 3 (42.86%) WinForms
3 3 (42.86%) Spring.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (42.86%) Ninject
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) N-Tier
2 3 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) OOD
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 4 (57.14%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) MCAD
1 3 (42.86%) MCSD
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCTS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Infragistics