The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP 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 Programming (OOP)
Rank 70 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOP 23 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.33% 2.07% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.59% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 19
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
OOP
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%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OOP
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Kent region.

OOP Salary Trend in Kent

OOP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Kent

OOP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP 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
(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
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 - 1
Rochester - 3 £42,500 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £21,500 -
Dartford +1 1 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £55,000 - 1
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 44 (91.67%) SQL
2 43 (89.58%) OOD
3 25 (52.08%) C#
3 25 (52.08%) Java
3 25 (52.08%) .NET
4 24 (50.00%) XML
4 24 (50.00%) UML
5 23 (47.92%) Ant
5 23 (47.92%) Eclipse
5 23 (47.92%) Scrum
5 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (47.92%) Subversion
5 23 (47.92%) Spring
5 23 (47.92%) Linux
6 22 (45.83%) Maven
6 22 (45.83%) AspectJ
6 22 (45.83%) AOP
6 22 (45.83%) JSON
6 22 (45.83%) JIRA
6 22 (45.83%) Git (software)
6 22 (45.83%) Cloud Foundry
6 22 (45.83%) IBM
6 22 (45.83%) JDBC
6 22 (45.83%) JSP
6 22 (45.83%) Servlets
6 22 (45.83%) J2EE
6 22 (45.83%) MySQL
6 22 (45.83%) RUP
6 22 (45.83%) Tomcat
7 21 (43.75%) T-SQL

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing OOP 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 OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (45.83%) Cloud Foundry
1 22 (45.83%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) MySQL
2 20 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Ant
1 23 (47.92%) Eclipse
1 23 (47.92%) Subversion
2 22 (45.83%) Maven
2 22 (45.83%) JIRA
2 22 (45.83%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) jMock
3 1 (2.08%) EasyMock
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (47.92%) Java Developer
3 21 (43.75%) J2EE Developer
3 21 (43.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 19 (39.58%) Senior Developer
4 19 (39.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (37.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 18 (37.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 16 (33.33%) .NET Developer
6 16 (33.33%) C# Developer
6 16 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (16.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior
9 1 (2.08%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) .NET
2 24 (50.00%) XML
3 23 (47.92%) Spring
4 22 (45.83%) JSON
4 22 (45.83%) JDBC
4 22 (45.83%) JSP
4 22 (45.83%) Servlets
4 22 (45.83%) J2EE
5 20 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 18 (37.50%) WCF
6 18 (37.50%) WPF
7 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 15 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.17%) HTML
9 2 (4.17%) Web Services
10 1 (2.08%) Java EE
10 1 (2.08%) HTML5
10 1 (2.08%) Swing
10 1 (2.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Android
3 15 (31.25%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (89.58%) OOD
2 24 (50.00%) UML
3 23 (47.92%) Scrum
3 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (45.83%) AOP
4 22 (45.83%) RUP
5 20 (41.67%) Dependency Injection
6 17 (35.42%) MVC
7 16 (33.33%) MVVM
8 15 (31.25%) Android Development
8 15 (31.25%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (10.42%) ERP
10 4 (8.33%) OO
11 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.08%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (2.08%) Mobile Development
11 1 (2.08%) DSDM
11 1 (2.08%) Project Management
11 1 (2.08%) SOA
11 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) SQL
2 25 (52.08%) C#
2 25 (52.08%) Java
3 22 (45.83%) AspectJ
4 21 (43.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) IBM
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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