The first table below looks at the demand for 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 OOD over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 78 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 28 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.47% 3.20% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 4.39% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 11
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
938 775 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.86% 73.04% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 810 660 580
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOD
South East

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

OOD Salary Histogram in Kent

OOD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling +7 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Maidstone -8 3 £42,500 -10.52%
Dartford -14 3 £46,250 +2.77% 2
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing 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 OOD.

1 67 (98.53%) OO
2 41 (60.29%) .NET
3 39 (57.35%) C#
4 38 (55.88%) MVC
5 33 (48.53%) WPF
6 31 (45.59%) JavaScript
6 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
7 29 (42.65%) Java
7 29 (42.65%) WinForms
8 27 (39.71%) CSS
8 27 (39.71%) WCF
8 27 (39.71%) Spring
9 26 (38.24%) HTML
10 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
11 23 (33.82%) Maven
11 23 (33.82%) REST
12 22 (32.35%) Spring Integration
12 22 (32.35%) VB6
12 22 (32.35%) JSON
12 22 (32.35%) Hibernate
12 22 (32.35%) VB
12 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
13 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (26.47%) Windows
15 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
15 17 (25.00%) N-Tier
15 17 (25.00%) Scrum
16 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
17 15 (22.06%) TDD
17 15 (22.06%) VB.NET

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Intranet
1 5 (7.35%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.59%) MySQL
3 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (33.82%) Maven
2 10 (14.71%) MSTest
2 10 (14.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (14.71%) Moq
2 10 (14.71%) NUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (11.76%) Publishing
2 7 (10.29%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Multimedia
3 5 (7.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (67.65%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.59%) .NET Developer
3 14 (20.59%) Software Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) Software Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Web Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Software Team Leader
7 5 (7.35%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Architect
9 1 (1.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Web Applications Developer
9 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (60.29%) .NET
2 33 (48.53%) WPF
3 29 (42.65%) WinForms
4 27 (39.71%) CSS
4 27 (39.71%) WCF
4 27 (39.71%) Spring
5 26 (38.24%) HTML
6 23 (33.82%) REST
7 22 (32.35%) Spring Integration
7 22 (32.35%) JSON
7 22 (32.35%) Hibernate
8 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (14.71%) Unity DI Container
11 10 (14.71%) Castle Windsor
11 10 (14.71%) Ninject
11 10 (14.71%) Spring.NET
11 10 (14.71%) Dojo
12 6 (8.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 10 (14.71%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (98.53%) OO
2 38 (55.88%) MVC
3 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.00%) Scrum
5 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 15 (22.06%) TDD
7 14 (20.59%) E-Commerce
8 12 (17.65%) OOP
9 10 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (14.71%) MVVM
9 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (14.71%) Kanban
9 10 (14.71%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (7.35%) Multithreading
10 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.88%) Project Management
11 4 (5.88%) UML
12 2 (2.94%) Workflow
12 2 (2.94%) Logistics
12 2 (2.94%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) C#
2 31 (45.59%) JavaScript
3 29 (42.65%) Java
4 22 (32.35%) VB6
4 22 (32.35%) VB
5 15 (22.06%) VB.NET
5 15 (22.06%) SQL
6 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.47%) PHP5
6 1 (1.47%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) MCTS
1 10 (14.71%) MCP
1 10 (14.71%) MCAD
1 10 (14.71%) MCSD
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Twitter
3 1 (1.47%) VMware
3 1 (1.47%) Cognizant
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