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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 73 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing OOD 14 41 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.75% 3.63% 5.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 4.11% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 39 54
Median salary £56,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £42,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
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
733 998 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 91.85% 88.32% 88.23%
Number of salaries quoted 636 891 908
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Maidstone -17 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Dover - 5 - -
Sevenoaks - 3 £72,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +8 1 £25,000 -54.54%
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 23 (85.19%) OO
2 19 (70.37%) Linux
3 18 (66.67%) C++
4 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
5 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
6 13 (48.15%) UML
6 13 (48.15%) Subversion
7 12 (44.44%) C
8 11 (40.74%) Firmware
8 11 (40.74%) Embedded C
8 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
8 11 (40.74%) Validation
8 11 (40.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 11 (40.74%) Embedded Linux
8 11 (40.74%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
8 11 (40.74%) Qt
8 11 (40.74%) Signal Processing
8 11 (40.74%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (40.74%) Algorithms
9 10 (37.04%) Scrum
10 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (25.93%) .NET
11 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
12 6 (22.22%) Billing
12 6 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
13 5 (18.52%) MVC
13 5 (18.52%) C#
13 5 (18.52%) HTML
13 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET

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 2 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Bluemix
1 2 (7.41%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
1 3 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
2 13 (48.15%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Ant
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Gradle
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Software Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Senior Developer
4 7 (25.93%) C++ Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior C++ Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Linux Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Agile Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Qt
2 7 (25.93%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (14.81%) CSS3
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 4 (14.81%) jQuery
4 4 (14.81%) REST
4 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) Middleware
5 3 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE
6 2 (7.41%) JDBC
6 2 (7.41%) JSP
6 2 (7.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Algorithms
1 11 (40.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 11 (40.74%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (11.11%) FreeBSD
4 2 (7.41%) Android
4 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) OO
2 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
3 13 (48.15%) UML
4 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
4 11 (40.74%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (40.74%) Requirements Analysis
4 11 (40.74%) Signal Processing
4 11 (40.74%) Validation
5 10 (37.04%) Scrum
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
8 6 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
9 5 (18.52%) MVC
9 5 (18.52%) Web Development
10 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
10 4 (14.81%) TDD
11 3 (11.11%) Coaching
11 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C++
2 12 (44.44%) C
3 11 (40.74%) Embedded C
4 5 (18.52%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.81%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) AspectJ
7 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft