The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 84 65 80
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing OOD 2 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% 3.45% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 4.07% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 37 28
Median salary £47,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £39,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,550 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
841 933 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.06% 84.66% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 738 808 886
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing OOD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OOD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

OOD Salary Trend in Kent

OOD
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

OOD Salary Histogram in Kent

OOD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford -7 1 £35,500 -23.24%
Rochester - 1 £60,000 -
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing OOD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for OOD.

1 11 (68.75%) UML
1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
1 11 (68.75%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) JDBC
2 10 (62.50%) JSP
2 10 (62.50%) Servlets
2 10 (62.50%) J2EE
2 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 10 (62.50%) Ant
2 10 (62.50%) OOP
2 10 (62.50%) RUP
2 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 10 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 10 (62.50%) IBM
2 10 (62.50%) Scrum
2 10 (62.50%) Subversion
2 10 (62.50%) Spring
2 10 (62.50%) Maven
2 10 (62.50%) AspectJ
2 10 (62.50%) AOP
2 10 (62.50%) JSON
2 10 (62.50%) JIRA
2 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (62.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (62.50%) Bluemix
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) IPv4
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Ant
1 10 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 10 (62.50%) JIRA
1 10 (62.50%) Maven
1 10 (62.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Graduate
3 8 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Graduate Java Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Junior
3 8 (50.00%) Junior Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) XML
2 10 (62.50%) J2EE
2 10 (62.50%) JDBC
2 10 (62.50%) JSON
2 10 (62.50%) JSP
2 10 (62.50%) Servlets
2 10 (62.50%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
5 1 (6.25%) STL
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) UML
2 10 (62.50%) AOP
2 10 (62.50%) OOP
2 10 (62.50%) RUP
2 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Android Development
5 1 (6.25%) Image Processing
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) AspectJ
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) IBM
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft