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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 73 85 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs citing OOP 24 23 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.18% 2.22% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 2.59% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 48
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £44,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
986 889 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.55% 85.98% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 861 795 835
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 14 £55,000 -
Dartford +15 7 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Maidstone -1 1 £50,000 +72.41%
Canterbury - 1 - - 1
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (59.52%) SQL
2 23 (54.76%) MySQL
2 23 (54.76%) Linux
3 22 (52.38%) OOD
3 22 (52.38%) Java
3 22 (52.38%) Subversion
4 21 (50.00%) Scrum
5 20 (47.62%) Ant
5 20 (47.62%) J2EE
5 20 (47.62%) Eclipse
5 20 (47.62%) IBM
5 20 (47.62%) UML
5 20 (47.62%) RUP
5 20 (47.62%) Tomcat
5 20 (47.62%) JDBC
5 20 (47.62%) JSP
5 20 (47.62%) Servlets
5 20 (47.62%) XML
5 20 (47.62%) Spring
5 20 (47.62%) Maven
5 20 (47.62%) AspectJ
5 20 (47.62%) AOP
5 20 (47.62%) JSON
5 20 (47.62%) JIRA
5 20 (47.62%) Git (software)
5 20 (47.62%) Cloud Foundry
5 20 (47.62%) Bluemix
6 16 (38.10%) Windows
7 15 (35.71%) OO
8 14 (33.33%) C++

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (47.62%) Cloud Foundry
1 20 (47.62%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 20 (47.62%) Bluemix
2 4 (9.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Subversion
2 20 (47.62%) Ant
2 20 (47.62%) Eclipse
2 20 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 20 (47.62%) JIRA
2 20 (47.62%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) gulp
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) NUnit
General
1 4 (9.52%) Electronics
1 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Senior Developer
4 15 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
5 14 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 13 (30.95%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 13 (30.95%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (11.90%) C++ Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Graduate
8 4 (9.52%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Embedded Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Graduate Java Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Junior
8 4 (9.52%) Junior Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Junior Java Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Presales Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Angular Developer
9 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) J2EE
1 20 (47.62%) JDBC
1 20 (47.62%) JSON
1 20 (47.62%) JSP
1 20 (47.62%) Servlets
1 20 (47.62%) Spring
1 20 (47.62%) XML
2 11 (26.19%) Middleware
3 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.52%) CSS
4 4 (9.52%) CSS3
4 4 (9.52%) HTML
4 4 (9.52%) HTML5
4 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (7.14%) .NET
5 3 (7.14%) lodash
5 3 (7.14%) Phalcon
6 2 (4.76%) wxWidgets
7 1 (2.38%) WCF
7 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Windows
3 11 (26.19%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) OOD
2 21 (50.00%) Scrum
3 20 (47.62%) AOP
3 20 (47.62%) RUP
3 20 (47.62%) UML
4 15 (35.71%) OO
5 12 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.52%) B2B
6 4 (9.52%) Business Development
6 4 (9.52%) Presales
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) OCR
8 2 (4.76%) MVC
8 2 (4.76%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.38%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.38%) Functional Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.38%) Open Source
9 1 (2.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) SQL
2 22 (52.38%) Java
3 20 (47.62%) AspectJ
4 14 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (14.29%) C#
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.14%) C
7 3 (7.14%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) ANSI C
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Cygwin
1 2 (4.76%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) IBM
2 4 (9.52%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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