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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Analysis and Design (OOA/OOD)
Rank 100 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Permanent jobs citing OOA/OOD 1 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 1.83% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 2.13% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 6
Average salary £75,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
826 985 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.10% 85.95% 73.72%
Number of salaries quoted 746 808 508
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,425 £65,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) DSDM
1 5 (100.00%) EAI
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 5 (100.00%) People Management
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

OOA/OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (100.00%) Social Media
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) DSDM
1 5 (100.00%) EAI
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 5 (100.00%) People Management
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Sun