The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank - 81 69
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 0 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.86% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.17% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
937 771 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.74% 73.43% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 810 654 582
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOA/OOD
South East

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) OOP
2 10 (71.43%) OO
2 10 (71.43%) MCP
2 10 (71.43%) MCAD
2 10 (71.43%) MCSD
2 10 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) OOD
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 10 (71.43%) WinForms
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 10 (71.43%) NUnit
2 10 (71.43%) MCTS
2 10 (71.43%) WPF
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (71.43%) Kanban
2 10 (71.43%) MVVM
2 10 (71.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (71.43%) Moq
2 10 (71.43%) Castle Windsor
2 10 (71.43%) Ninject
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 10 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
2 10 (71.43%) Spring.NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) BODI
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) NUnit
1 10 (71.43%) MSTest
1 10 (71.43%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (71.43%) Moq
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
1 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 10 (71.43%) WinForms
1 10 (71.43%) WPF
1 10 (71.43%) Spring.NET
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (71.43%) Castle Windsor
1 10 (71.43%) Ninject
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 10 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
2 4 (28.57%) JAX-WS
2 4 (28.57%) JSF
2 4 (28.57%) EJB
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) XSLT
2 4 (28.57%) XML Schema
2 4 (28.57%) JAXB
2 4 (28.57%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) OOP
1 10 (71.43%) OO
1 10 (71.43%) OOD
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
1 10 (71.43%) Scrum
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (71.43%) Kanban
1 10 (71.43%) Dependency Injection
1 10 (71.43%) MVVM
2 4 (28.57%) UML
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) B2B
3 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) MCP
1 10 (71.43%) MCAD
1 10 (71.43%) MCSD
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (71.43%) MCTS
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) Business Objects
1 4 (28.57%) Cognos
1 4 (28.57%) Informatica
2 3 (21.43%) Sun