The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 57 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing OOD 36 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.65% 2.85% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 3.56% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 25
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.24%
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
802 926 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.26% 79.90% 74.23%
Number of salaries quoted 712 756 729
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £42,750 - 1
Dartford +4 5 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Rochester - 3 £42,500 -
West Malling +1 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Maidstone -1 1 £47,500 +18.75%
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 61 (61.00%) .NET
2 58 (58.00%) SQL
3 54 (54.00%) MVC
4 52 (52.00%) SQL Server
5 50 (50.00%) C#
5 50 (50.00%) OO
6 46 (46.00%) Java
7 44 (44.00%) Spring
8 43 (43.00%) OOP
9 40 (40.00%) WCF
10 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
11 37 (37.00%) Scrum
12 35 (35.00%) T-SQL
12 35 (35.00%) MySQL
12 35 (35.00%) JSON
12 35 (35.00%) Maven
12 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (29.00%) WPF
14 29 (29.00%) Domain-Driven Design
14 29 (29.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 29 (29.00%) HTML
15 28 (28.00%) CSS
16 27 (27.00%) Linux
16 27 (27.00%) UML
16 27 (27.00%) REST
17 26 (26.00%) .NET Framework
18 24 (24.00%) Windows
18 24 (24.00%) Eclipse
19 23 (23.00%) XML

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 22 (22.00%) Tomcat
1 22 (22.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 14 (14.00%) CMS
3 1 (1.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 14 (14.00%) Photoshop
1 14 (14.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.00%) Mathematica
2 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) Internet
2 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (35.00%) MySQL
3 20 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (35.00%) Maven
2 24 (24.00%) Eclipse
3 22 (22.00%) Git (software)
3 22 (22.00%) Subversion
3 22 (22.00%) JIRA
3 22 (22.00%) Ant
4 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.00%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.00%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (18.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Retail
3 3 (3.00%) Publishing
4 2 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 93 (93.00%) Developer
2 44 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 34 (34.00%) .NET Developer
4 30 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 30 (30.00%) C# Developer
5 29 (29.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 29 (29.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (21.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 21 (21.00%) J2EE Developer
7 18 (18.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 18 (18.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 14 (14.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (13.00%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
12 3 (3.00%) Applications Developer
13 2 (2.00%) C++ Software Developer
13 2 (2.00%) Programmer
13 2 (2.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (61.00%) .NET
2 44 (44.00%) Spring
3 40 (40.00%) WCF
4 35 (35.00%) JSON
5 30 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (29.00%) WPF
6 29 (29.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 29 (29.00%) HTML
7 28 (28.00%) CSS
8 27 (27.00%) REST
9 26 (26.00%) .NET Framework
10 23 (23.00%) XML
11 22 (22.00%) JDBC
11 22 (22.00%) JSP
11 22 (22.00%) Servlets
11 22 (22.00%) J2EE
12 19 (19.00%) ASP.NET
13 18 (18.00%) Hibernate
14 16 (16.00%) HTML5
14 16 (16.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (14.00%) W3C
2 5 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.00%) Physics
3 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Linux
2 24 (24.00%) Windows
3 16 (16.00%) Android
4 15 (15.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (54.00%) MVC
2 50 (50.00%) OO
3 43 (43.00%) OOP
4 37 (37.00%) Scrum
5 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (29.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 27 (27.00%) UML
8 23 (23.00%) MVVM
9 22 (22.00%) AOP
9 22 (22.00%) RUP
10 20 (20.00%) TDD
10 20 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (15.00%) Android Development
12 14 (14.00%) Kanban
13 9 (9.00%) Project Management
14 8 (8.00%) Software Engineering
15 6 (6.00%) Image Processing
16 5 (5.00%) ERP
17 4 (4.00%) Web Development
17 4 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (58.00%) SQL
2 50 (50.00%) C#
3 46 (46.00%) Java
4 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
5 35 (35.00%) T-SQL
6 22 (22.00%) AspectJ
7 13 (13.00%) VB
7 13 (13.00%) VB6
8 10 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.00%) C++
10 4 (4.00%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.00%) R
11 2 (2.00%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 22 (22.00%) IBM
2 14 (14.00%) Twitter
2 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.00%) Adobe
3 13 (13.00%) Oracle
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare,
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatham
Blue Town Online
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 26 days ago