The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 67 78 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing OOP 34 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.07% 1.41% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 1.94% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 11
Average salary £43,750 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,100 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
928 774 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.83% 72.95% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 798 662 578
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
OOP
South East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
Maidstone -7 8 £55,000 +37.50%
Dartford -10 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Canterbury - 2 £30,000 - 1
Gravesend - 1 - -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 52 (67.53%) MVC
2 51 (66.23%) OO
3 50 (64.94%) .NET
4 48 (62.34%) C#
5 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
6 36 (46.75%) HTML
7 35 (45.45%) Windows
8 34 (44.16%) Software Engineering
9 30 (38.96%) SQL Server
10 28 (36.36%) CSS
10 28 (36.36%) Microsoft
11 27 (35.06%) Degree
12 26 (33.77%) SQL
13 25 (32.47%) Web Services
14 24 (31.17%) WCF
15 22 (28.57%) .NET Framework
15 22 (28.57%) MVVM
16 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET
17 19 (24.68%) Apple iOS
17 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (23.38%) iOS Development
18 18 (23.38%) Scrum
18 18 (23.38%) Computer Science
18 18 (23.38%) XML
18 18 (23.38%) C++
19 17 (22.08%) PHP
19 17 (22.08%) MCP
19 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (22.08%) MCTS
19 17 (22.08%) jQuery

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (3.90%) CMS
1 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.90%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.48%) MySQL
3 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.19%) SQLite
6 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Xcode
1 13 (16.88%) NUnit
1 13 (16.88%) Subversion
2 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (11.69%) MSTest
3 9 (11.69%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (11.69%) Moq
4 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.19%) Selenium
5 4 (5.19%) FitNesse
5 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.90%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.90%) jMock
6 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.90%) IntelliJ
6 3 (3.90%) Ant
6 3 (3.90%) JUnit
6 3 (3.90%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (3.90%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (3.90%) EasyMock
General
1 3 (3.90%) Back Office
1 3 (3.90%) Games
1 3 (3.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 50 (64.94%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) Software Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) .NET Developer
4 12 (15.58%) Software Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Team Leader
6 9 (11.69%) Web Developer
6 9 (11.69%) PHP Developer
7 7 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Junior
8 6 (7.79%) Junior Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (6.49%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Junior PHP Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Software Team Leader
9 5 (6.49%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) iOS Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (64.94%) .NET
2 36 (46.75%) HTML
3 28 (36.36%) CSS
4 25 (32.47%) Web Services
5 24 (31.17%) WCF
6 22 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET
8 19 (24.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (23.38%) XML
10 17 (22.08%) jQuery
11 16 (20.78%) WPF
12 15 (19.48%) Cocoa
12 15 (19.48%) WinForms
12 15 (19.48%) Cocoa Touch
13 14 (18.18%) REST
14 11 (14.29%) JSON
14 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (12.99%) CodeIgniter
15 10 (12.99%) LAMP
16 9 (11.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Computer Science
2 15 (19.48%) Mobile App
3 9 (11.69%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (10.39%) SystemC
4 8 (10.39%) N-Tier
5 6 (7.79%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (5.19%) Social Network
6 4 (5.19%) Open Source
6 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.30%) NHS
7 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 35 (45.45%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Apple iOS
3 16 (20.78%) Android
3 16 (20.78%) Linux
4 11 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 10 (12.99%) Windows Phone
6 3 (3.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (67.53%) MVC
2 51 (66.23%) OO
3 34 (44.16%) Software Engineering
4 22 (28.57%) MVVM
5 18 (23.38%) iOS Development
5 18 (23.38%) Scrum
6 13 (16.88%) Unit Testing
7 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (15.58%) SOA
8 11 (14.29%) OOD
8 11 (14.29%) TDD
9 10 (12.99%) Multithreading
10 9 (11.69%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (11.69%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.69%) Kanban
10 9 (11.69%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.79%) Test Automation
12 4 (5.19%) Web Application Development
12 4 (5.19%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) C#
2 37 (48.05%) JavaScript
3 26 (33.77%) SQL
4 18 (23.38%) C++
5 17 (22.08%) PHP
6 14 (18.18%) C
7 13 (16.88%) Objective-C
8 12 (15.58%) VB
8 12 (15.58%) XAML
9 9 (11.69%) T-SQL
10 7 (9.09%) VB.NET
11 6 (7.79%) Embedded C++
12 5 (6.49%) Java
13 4 (5.19%) Embedded C
14 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) Degree
2 17 (22.08%) MCP
2 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (22.08%) MCTS
3 9 (11.69%) MCAD
3 9 (11.69%) MCSD
4 8 (10.39%) MCPD
5 4 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.19%) ISEB
6 3 (3.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) Xamarin
3 7 (9.09%) DevExpress
4 4 (5.19%) Google
5 3 (3.90%) Telerik
5 3 (3.90%) JBoss
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle
5 3 (3.90%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.30%) Zend
6 1 (1.30%) McKesson
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