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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 106 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 4 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.35% 1.58% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.91% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 5
Average salary £75,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
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
985 993 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.36% 82.54% 69.70%
Number of salaries quoted 867 867 463
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,275 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £75,000 -
OOA/OOD
South East

OOA/OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) DSDM
3 4 (50.00%) MSMQ
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (50.00%) EAI
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) XAML
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Infragistics
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) WF
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (50.00%) Social Media
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) DSDM
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) EAI
2 4 (50.00%) OOD
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Infragistics
3 2 (25.00%) Sun