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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 70 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 13 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.39% 3.78% 3.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 4.43% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 40 30
Median salary £57,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.34% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £42,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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
791 926 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.42% 85.27% 89.32%
Number of salaries quoted 708 816 768
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Dover - 6 - -
Sevenoaks - 2 £65,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +13 1 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Dartford +4 1 £35,500 -16.47%
Maidstone -1 1 £25,000 -52.38%
Rochester - 1 £60,000 -
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 12 (75.00%) OO
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
3 10 (62.50%) C++
4 9 (56.25%) UML
4 9 (56.25%) Subversion
4 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) C
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) Firmware
6 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 6 (37.50%) Validation
6 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
6 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Qt
6 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
6 6 (37.50%) Signal Processing
6 6 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
7 5 (31.25%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (25.00%) JSON
9 3 (18.75%) JIRA
9 3 (18.75%) AspectJ
9 3 (18.75%) AOP

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 3 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Bluemix
1 3 (18.75%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (56.25%) Subversion
3 3 (18.75%) Ant
3 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 3 (18.75%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C++ Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Graduate
7 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Graduate Java Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Junior
7 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Linux Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Qt
2 4 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE
3 3 (18.75%) JDBC
3 3 (18.75%) JSP
3 3 (18.75%) Servlets
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
5 1 (6.25%) STL
5 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
1 6 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (12.50%) FreeBSD
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) UML
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Signal Processing
4 6 (37.50%) Validation
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (18.75%) AOP
7 3 (18.75%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (18.75%) OOP
7 3 (18.75%) RUP
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (12.50%) TDD
9 1 (6.25%) Android Development
9 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) C
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 5 (31.25%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) AspectJ
7 1 (6.25%) C#
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Kent
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + significant bonus
Posted: 15 days ago