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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 68 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing OOP 31 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.76% 1.31% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 1.80% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 12
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £60,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
928 776 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.64% 72.86% 77.67%
Number of salaries quoted 804 660 582
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 23 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 23 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 -6 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Dartford -10 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Gravesend - 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 £30,000 - 1
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 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 55 (64.71%) OO
1 55 (64.71%) MVC
2 52 (61.18%) .NET
3 50 (58.82%) C#
4 39 (45.88%) Windows
5 36 (42.35%) Software Engineering
6 35 (41.18%) HTML
6 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
7 32 (37.65%) SQL Server
8 31 (36.47%) SQL
8 31 (36.47%) Web Services
9 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
10 27 (31.76%) CSS
10 27 (31.76%) Degree
11 26 (30.59%) Scrum
12 25 (29.41%) MVVM
13 23 (27.06%) .NET Framework
13 23 (27.06%) WCF
14 22 (25.88%) XML
15 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET
16 20 (23.53%) MCP
16 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (23.53%) MCTS
16 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (22.35%) Apple iOS
17 19 (22.35%) Subversion
17 19 (22.35%) Computer Science
17 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (21.18%) WPF
18 18 (21.18%) Linux

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.53%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (37.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.47%) MySQL
2 14 (16.47%) Relational Database
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.71%) SQLite
6 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Subversion
2 15 (17.65%) NUnit
3 14 (16.47%) Xcode
4 11 (12.94%) Git (software)
4 11 (12.94%) MSTest
4 11 (12.94%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (12.94%) Moq
5 9 (10.59%) jMock
5 9 (10.59%) EasyMock
5 9 (10.59%) Ant
5 9 (10.59%) JUnit
5 9 (10.59%) Eclipse
5 9 (10.59%) IntelliJ
6 7 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (5.88%) Hudson
7 5 (5.88%) CruiseControl
8 4 (4.71%) Selenium
8 4 (4.71%) FitNesse
8 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
9 3 (3.53%) Sinon.JS
General
1 4 (4.71%) Back Office
2 3 (3.53%) Electronics
3 2 (2.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (68.24%) Developer
2 20 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 15 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 13 (15.29%) Software Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 10 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Junior Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Junior
7 7 (8.24%) Web Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Junior PHP Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Junior Programmer
9 5 (5.88%) Junior PHP Programmer
9 5 (5.88%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (61.18%) .NET
2 35 (41.18%) HTML
3 31 (36.47%) Web Services
4 27 (31.76%) CSS
5 23 (27.06%) .NET Framework
5 23 (27.06%) WCF
6 22 (25.88%) XML
7 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET
8 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (21.18%) WPF
10 17 (20.00%) WinForms
11 16 (18.82%) jQuery
11 16 (18.82%) Cocoa
11 16 (18.82%) Cocoa Touch
12 14 (16.47%) REST
13 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 11 (12.94%) Unity DI Container
14 11 (12.94%) Castle Windsor
14 11 (12.94%) Ninject
14 11 (12.94%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Computer Science
2 16 (18.82%) Mobile App
3 11 (12.94%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (9.41%) SystemC
4 8 (9.41%) N-Tier
5 6 (7.06%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.71%) Open Source
7 3 (3.53%) Social Network
8 1 (1.18%) NHS
8 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (45.88%) Windows
2 19 (22.35%) Apple iOS
3 18 (21.18%) Linux
4 15 (17.65%) Android
5 11 (12.94%) Windows 8
6 10 (11.76%) Windows Phone
7 5 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (64.71%) OO
1 55 (64.71%) MVC
2 36 (42.35%) Software Engineering
3 26 (30.59%) Scrum
4 25 (29.41%) MVVM
5 19 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (21.18%) iOS Development
7 17 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 13 (15.29%) TDD
8 13 (15.29%) OOD
8 13 (15.29%) SOA
9 11 (12.94%) OOA/OOD
9 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.94%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (12.94%) Kanban
10 10 (11.76%) Multithreading
11 9 (10.59%) UML
11 9 (10.59%) DSDM
12 7 (8.24%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.82%) C#
2 35 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 31 (36.47%) SQL
4 18 (21.18%) C++
5 15 (17.65%) PHP
6 14 (16.47%) C
6 14 (16.47%) Objective-C
7 12 (14.12%) XAML
7 12 (14.12%) VB
8 11 (12.94%) Java
9 9 (10.59%) PL/SQL
10 8 (9.41%) T-SQL
11 6 (7.06%) VB.NET
11 6 (7.06%) Embedded C++
12 4 (4.71%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (31.76%) Degree
2 20 (23.53%) MCP
2 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (23.53%) MCTS
3 11 (12.94%) MCAD
3 11 (12.94%) MCSD
4 9 (10.59%) MCPD
5 5 (5.88%) Sun Certification
6 4 (4.71%) ISEB
6 4 (4.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.12%) Xamarin
3 9 (10.59%) JBoss
4 6 (7.06%) DevExpress
5 5 (5.88%) Oracle
5 5 (5.88%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.53%) Google
7 2 (2.35%) Telerik
8 1 (1.18%) Zend
8 1 (1.18%) McKesson
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