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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 61 76 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing OOD 37 30 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.41% 2.64% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 3.20% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 26
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
900 937 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.03% 82.41% 72.77%
Number of salaries quoted 778 830 668
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -
Maidstone +9 8 £46,250 +8.82%
Dartford +9 6 £45,000 -2.70% 2
West Malling +4 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £44,000 -
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 57 (60.00%) .NET
2 56 (58.95%) SQL
3 47 (49.47%) OO
4 46 (48.42%) OOP
4 46 (48.42%) C#
5 44 (46.32%) SQL Server
6 41 (43.16%) Java
7 39 (41.05%) Spring
8 38 (40.00%) Scrum
9 37 (38.95%) MVC
10 35 (36.84%) WCF
11 32 (33.68%) JSON
12 30 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (31.58%) MySQL
12 30 (31.58%) UML
13 29 (30.53%) JavaScript
13 29 (30.53%) T-SQL
13 29 (30.53%) Maven
14 28 (29.47%) Linux
15 27 (28.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 26 (27.37%) Subversion
16 26 (27.37%) WPF
16 26 (27.37%) Git (software)
17 25 (26.32%) Domain-Driven Design
17 25 (26.32%) Eclipse
18 24 (25.26%) Cloud Foundry
18 24 (25.26%) RUP
18 24 (25.26%) Tomcat
18 24 (25.26%) IBM
18 24 (25.26%) XML

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 24 (25.26%) Tomcat
1 24 (25.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (11.58%) CMS
3 3 (3.16%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Photoshop
1 11 (11.58%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (11.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) Internet
2 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (46.32%) SQL Server
2 30 (31.58%) MySQL
3 23 (24.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (30.53%) Maven
2 26 (27.37%) Git (software)
2 26 (27.37%) Subversion
3 25 (26.32%) Eclipse
4 24 (25.26%) Ant
4 24 (25.26%) JIRA
5 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.21%) LabVIEW
7 2 (2.11%) Hudson
General
1 14 (14.74%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
3 1 (1.05%) Electronics
3 1 (1.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (90.53%) Developer
2 39 (41.05%) Senior Developer
2 39 (41.05%) Java Developer
3 33 (34.74%) .NET Developer
3 33 (34.74%) Senior Java Developer
4 26 (27.37%) C# Developer
5 25 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (24.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 23 (24.21%) J2EE Developer
7 22 (23.16%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 22 (23.16%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 13 (13.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (9.47%) Software Developer
11 7 (7.37%) VB.NET Developer
12 6 (6.32%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (6.32%) Senior VB.NET Developer
13 5 (5.26%) Software Engineer
13 5 (5.26%) Applications Developer
14 3 (3.16%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (60.00%) .NET
2 39 (41.05%) Spring
3 35 (36.84%) WCF
4 32 (33.68%) JSON
5 27 (28.42%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (27.37%) WPF
7 24 (25.26%) XML
7 24 (25.26%) J2EE
7 24 (25.26%) JDBC
7 24 (25.26%) JSP
7 24 (25.26%) Servlets
8 23 (24.21%) .NET Framework
8 23 (24.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (23.16%) REST
10 19 (20.00%) HTML
11 18 (18.95%) CSS
12 17 (17.89%) ASP.NET
13 15 (15.79%) Web Services
13 15 (15.79%) jQuery
13 15 (15.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) W3C
1 11 (11.58%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.21%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.05%) PMI
5 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.05%) Physics
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.47%) Linux
2 18 (18.95%) Windows
3 13 (13.68%) Android
4 12 (12.63%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.11%) CentOS
6 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) OO
2 46 (48.42%) OOP
3 38 (40.00%) Scrum
4 37 (38.95%) MVC
5 30 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (31.58%) UML
6 25 (26.32%) Domain-Driven Design
7 24 (25.26%) AOP
7 24 (25.26%) RUP
8 19 (20.00%) MVVM
9 16 (16.84%) Dependency Injection
9 16 (16.84%) TDD
10 14 (14.74%) SDLC
11 12 (12.63%) Android Development
12 11 (11.58%) Kanban
13 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
14 5 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (4.21%) Unit Testing
15 4 (4.21%) Image Processing
15 4 (4.21%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (58.95%) SQL
2 46 (48.42%) C#
3 41 (43.16%) Java
4 29 (30.53%) JavaScript
4 29 (30.53%) T-SQL
5 24 (25.26%) AspectJ
6 11 (11.58%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.26%) VB
7 5 (5.26%) VB6
8 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.11%) PHP
8 2 (2.11%) C++
9 1 (1.05%) Fortran
9 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.05%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Puppet
1 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 24 (25.26%) IBM
2 11 (11.58%) Adobe
2 11 (11.58%) Twitter
3 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.32%) Oracle
Dartford
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Dartford
CPS Group
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 26 days ago