The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South East / Kent
Rank 75 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOP 10 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.18% 2.27% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 2.48% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 18
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £30,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
756 1007 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.84% 91.46% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 592 869 790
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing OOP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

OOP Salary Histogram in Kent

OOP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +9 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Folkestone - 2 - -
West Malling - 1 £45,000 -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for OOP.

1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (60.00%) PHP
3 8 (53.33%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Python
4 7 (46.67%) LAMP
4 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 7 (46.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (40.00%) New Relic
5 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (40.00%) Vagrant
5 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (40.00%) OpenStack
5 6 (40.00%) MariaDB
5 6 (40.00%) Terraform
5 6 (40.00%) DevOps
5 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (40.00%) CentOS
5 6 (40.00%) Mac OS
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (40.00%) Ubuntu
5 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (40.00%) Xen
5 6 (40.00%) JMeter
5 6 (40.00%) Apache
6 5 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) MySQL

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (40.00%) Apache
2 6 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Bluemix
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MariaDB
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) OLTP
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) JMeter
2 6 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Ant
4 1 (6.67%) Bower
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) git-flow
4 1 (6.67%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) Moq
4 1 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) LAMP
2 5 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) Sass
5 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) Laravel
6 1 (6.67%) Node.js
6 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) CentOS
2 6 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 6 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) RUP
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) Python
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) AspectJ
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (40.00%) Terraform
2 3 (20.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) New Relic
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Twitter
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Mail Expertise
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago