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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 77 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing OOD 14 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.61% 3.31% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 3.93% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 35 27
Median salary £57,500 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.34% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
736 891 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.70% 84.14% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 657 815 710
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 24 September 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 24 September 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 - 3 £72,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +14 2 £55,000 +17.02%
Maidstone -15 2 £25,000 -54.54%
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 14 (87.50%) OO
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) C++
4 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
5 8 (50.00%) Subversion
5 8 (50.00%) UML
6 7 (43.75%) C
6 7 (43.75%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) Validation
7 6 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
7 6 (37.50%) Firmware
7 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 6 (37.50%) Qt
7 6 (37.50%) Signal Processing
7 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
7 6 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
8 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
9 4 (25.00%) Billing
9 4 (25.00%) Java
9 4 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
10 3 (18.75%) JSON
10 3 (18.75%) XML
10 3 (18.75%) SQL
11 2 (12.50%) IBM

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 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Bluemix
1 2 (12.50%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
3 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 4 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) C++ Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Linux Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior Agile Developer
7 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Qt
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) JDBC
3 2 (12.50%) JSP
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) Servlets
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) STL
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 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 14 (87.50%) OO
2 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (50.00%) UML
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 6 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (37.50%) Signal Processing
5 6 (37.50%) Validation
6 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
7 4 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (12.50%) AOP
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (12.50%) OOP
8 2 (12.50%) RUP
8 2 (12.50%) TDD
9 1 (6.25%) MVC
9 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) C
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) 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 2 (12.50%) IBM
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