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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 60 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing OOD 36 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.31% 2.47% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 2.93% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 21
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £38,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £49,800
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
915 955 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.02% 84.36% 75.02%
Number of salaries quoted 795 824 676
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 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 28 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
Maidstone +11 10 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Tonbridge - 10 £55,000 -
West Malling +4 5 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Dartford +7 4 £42,500 -8.10%
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £47,000 -
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 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 48 (57.83%) .NET
2 46 (55.42%) SQL
3 42 (50.60%) OO
4 38 (45.78%) C#
5 37 (44.58%) OOP
6 34 (40.96%) SQL Server
7 33 (39.76%) Java
7 33 (39.76%) Scrum
8 31 (37.35%) Spring
9 28 (33.73%) JSON
9 28 (33.73%) UML
10 27 (32.53%) Linux
10 27 (32.53%) WCF
11 24 (28.92%) Subversion
11 24 (28.92%) Git (software)
12 23 (27.71%) Maven
12 23 (27.71%) MySQL
12 23 (27.71%) Eclipse
13 22 (26.51%) RUP
13 22 (26.51%) Tomcat
13 22 (26.51%) IBM
13 22 (26.51%) J2EE
13 22 (26.51%) Ant
13 22 (26.51%) XML
13 22 (26.51%) JDBC
13 22 (26.51%) JSP
13 22 (26.51%) Servlets
13 22 (26.51%) AspectJ
13 22 (26.51%) AOP
13 22 (26.51%) JIRA

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 22 (26.51%) Tomcat
1 22 (26.51%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (9.64%) CMS
3 3 (3.61%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Photoshop
1 8 (9.64%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (9.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) Internet
2 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.96%) SQL Server
2 23 (27.71%) MySQL
3 20 (24.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) Subversion
1 24 (28.92%) Git (software)
2 23 (27.71%) Maven
2 23 (27.71%) Eclipse
3 22 (26.51%) Ant
3 22 (26.51%) JIRA
4 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.82%) LabVIEW
6 2 (2.41%) Hudson
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (87.95%) Developer
2 41 (49.40%) Senior Developer
3 31 (37.35%) Java Developer
3 31 (37.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 26 (31.33%) .NET Developer
5 21 (25.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 21 (25.30%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 21 (25.30%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 21 (25.30%) J2EE Developer
6 18 (21.69%) C# Developer
7 17 (20.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (14.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (13.25%) VB.NET Developer
10 10 (12.05%) Senior VB.NET Developer
10 10 (12.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (10.84%) Software Developer
12 7 (8.43%) Applications Developer
13 6 (7.23%) Software Engineer
14 4 (4.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (57.83%) .NET
2 31 (37.35%) Spring
3 28 (33.73%) JSON
4 27 (32.53%) WCF
5 22 (26.51%) J2EE
5 22 (26.51%) XML
5 22 (26.51%) JDBC
5 22 (26.51%) JSP
5 22 (26.51%) Servlets
6 19 (22.89%) WPF
6 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (22.89%) REST
7 18 (21.69%) .NET Framework
8 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET
9 14 (16.87%) Web Services
9 14 (16.87%) HTML
9 14 (16.87%) jQuery
10 13 (15.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (15.66%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) W3C
1 8 (9.64%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.82%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Physics
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) PMI
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.53%) Linux
2 12 (14.46%) Windows
3 6 (7.23%) Android
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.41%) CentOS
6 1 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) OO
2 37 (44.58%) OOP
3 33 (39.76%) Scrum
4 28 (33.73%) UML
5 22 (26.51%) RUP
5 22 (26.51%) AOP
6 20 (24.10%) MVC
6 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (20.48%) Domain-Driven Design
8 14 (16.87%) SDLC
9 13 (15.66%) TDD
10 12 (14.46%) MVVM
11 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
11 9 (10.84%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (9.64%) Kanban
13 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (6.02%) Risk Management
14 5 (6.02%) Android Development
15 4 (4.82%) ERP
15 4 (4.82%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 46 (55.42%) SQL
2 38 (45.78%) C#
3 33 (39.76%) Java
4 22 (26.51%) AspectJ
5 21 (25.30%) T-SQL
6 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
7 12 (14.46%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.61%) C++
9 2 (2.41%) PHP
9 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.20%) VB6
10 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.20%) Fortran
10 1 (1.20%) VB
10 1 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) HAProxy
1 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (26.51%) IBM
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.64%) Adobe
3 8 (9.64%) Twitter
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle
West Malling, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago