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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 71 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOD 32 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.85% 3.64% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 4.97% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 11
Average salary £48,750 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,600 £42,500
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
939 765 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.69% 73.21% 77.29%
Number of salaries quoted 812 648 581
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 £26,000
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 28 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 28 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 +4 4 £37,500 -9.09%
Dartford -14 4 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Maidstone -13 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 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 71 (98.61%) OO
2 43 (59.72%) .NET
3 41 (56.94%) C#
3 41 (56.94%) MVC
4 34 (47.22%) WPF
5 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 32 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 30 (41.67%) Java
7 30 (41.67%) CSS
8 29 (40.28%) WCF
8 29 (40.28%) WinForms
9 28 (38.89%) Spring
9 28 (38.89%) HTML
10 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
11 25 (34.72%) REST
12 24 (33.33%) Maven
13 23 (31.94%) JSON
13 23 (31.94%) VB6
13 23 (31.94%) Spring Integration
13 23 (31.94%) Hibernate
13 23 (31.94%) VB
14 22 (30.56%) MS Excel
14 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (26.39%) Windows
16 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
16 18 (25.00%) Software Engineering
17 17 (23.61%) N-Tier
17 17 (23.61%) Scrum
18 16 (22.22%) VB.NET
18 16 (22.22%) SQL

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (1.39%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (30.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Intranet
1 5 (6.94%) Internet
2 4 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.83%) MySQL
3 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Redis
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 24 (33.33%) Maven
2 10 (13.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (13.89%) Moq
2 10 (13.89%) MSTest
2 10 (13.89%) NUnit
3 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (11.11%) Publishing
2 7 (9.72%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Multimedia
3 5 (6.94%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (68.06%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 14 (19.44%) Software Engineer
4 14 (19.44%) Web Developer
4 14 (19.44%) Software Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Web Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.94%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (4.17%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Design Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.39%) Software Development Manager
10 1 (1.39%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (59.72%) .NET
2 34 (47.22%) WPF
3 30 (41.67%) CSS
4 29 (40.28%) WCF
4 29 (40.28%) WinForms
5 28 (38.89%) Spring
5 28 (38.89%) HTML
6 25 (34.72%) REST
7 23 (31.94%) JSON
7 23 (31.94%) Spring Integration
7 23 (31.94%) Hibernate
8 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (13.89%) Spring.NET
11 10 (13.89%) Castle Windsor
11 10 (13.89%) Ninject
11 10 (13.89%) Dojo
11 10 (13.89%) Unity DI Container
12 8 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) N-Tier
2 10 (13.89%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.39%) Streaming Media
3 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (98.61%) OO
2 41 (56.94%) MVC
3 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 17 (23.61%) Scrum
6 16 (22.22%) TDD
7 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
8 12 (16.67%) OOP
9 10 (13.89%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.89%) Kanban
9 10 (13.89%) MVVM
10 5 (6.94%) Multithreading
10 5 (6.94%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.94%) UML
11 4 (5.56%) Project Management
12 3 (4.17%) Image Processing
13 2 (2.78%) Workflow
13 2 (2.78%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.94%) C#
2 32 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 30 (41.67%) Java
4 23 (31.94%) VB6
4 23 (31.94%) VB
5 16 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 16 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (1.39%) PHP5
6 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.39%) PHP
6 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (13.89%) MCP
1 10 (13.89%) MCAD
1 10 (13.89%) MCSD
1 10 (13.89%) MCTS
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.83%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) Twitter
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
3 1 (1.39%) Cognizant
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