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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 66 77 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing OOP 31 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.02% 1.53% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 2.05% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 10
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,400 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
865 831 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.31% 74.86% 75.91%
Number of salaries quoted 733 710 580
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -8 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Dartford -10 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Canterbury - 2 £30,000 -
Gravesend - 1 - -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 35 (63.64%) .NET
2 34 (61.82%) OO
3 33 (60.00%) C#
3 33 (60.00%) MVC
4 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 26 (47.27%) HTML
6 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
7 22 (40.00%) Windows
8 21 (38.18%) Degree
9 20 (36.36%) Software Engineering
9 20 (36.36%) CSS
10 18 (32.73%) Web Services
11 17 (30.91%) XML
11 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
12 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET
13 14 (25.45%) PHP
13 14 (25.45%) C++
13 14 (25.45%) SQL
13 14 (25.45%) WCF
13 14 (25.45%) jQuery
13 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (25.45%) MVVM
14 13 (23.64%) Apple iOS
14 13 (23.64%) Scrum
15 12 (21.82%) NUnit
15 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
15 12 (21.82%) JSON
15 12 (21.82%) MySQL
15 12 (21.82%) iOS Development
15 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (5.45%) IIS
1 3 (5.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.82%) MySQL
3 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) NUnit
2 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.36%) Xcode
3 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (14.55%) Subversion
4 7 (12.73%) MSTest
4 7 (12.73%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (12.73%) Moq
5 4 (7.27%) Selenium
5 4 (7.27%) FitNesse
5 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.45%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (5.45%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.82%) Hudson
7 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.82%) Ant
7 1 (1.82%) JUnit
7 1 (1.82%) jMock
General
1 3 (5.45%) Electronics
1 3 (5.45%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Web Developer
3 9 (16.36%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) PHP Developer
5 5 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.27%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (7.27%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (63.64%) .NET
2 26 (47.27%) HTML
3 20 (36.36%) CSS
4 18 (32.73%) Web Services
5 17 (30.91%) XML
6 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 14 (25.45%) WCF
7 14 (25.45%) jQuery
7 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (21.82%) JSON
9 10 (18.18%) REST
10 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
10 9 (16.36%) Cocoa
10 9 (16.36%) Cocoa Touch
11 8 (14.55%) Unity DI Container
11 8 (14.55%) WPF
12 7 (12.73%) CodeIgniter
12 7 (12.73%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (12.73%) Ninject
12 7 (12.73%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.36%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.73%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (10.91%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (9.09%) Social Network
6 4 (7.27%) Open Source
6 4 (7.27%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Apple iOS
3 12 (21.82%) Android
4 10 (18.18%) Linux
5 9 (16.36%) Windows 8
6 8 (14.55%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) OO
2 33 (60.00%) MVC
3 20 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 14 (25.45%) MVVM
5 13 (23.64%) Scrum
6 12 (21.82%) iOS Development
6 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
7 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.55%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (14.55%) TDD
7 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
7 8 (14.55%) SOA
8 7 (12.73%) OOD
8 7 (12.73%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.73%) Kanban
9 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.91%) Multithreading
10 4 (7.27%) Integration Testing
10 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) C#
2 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.45%) PHP
3 14 (25.45%) C++
3 14 (25.45%) SQL
4 9 (16.36%) T-SQL
4 9 (16.36%) Objective-C
5 8 (14.55%) XAML
5 8 (14.55%) VB
6 6 (10.91%) C
6 6 (10.91%) Embedded C++
7 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.27%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.45%) Java
10 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Degree
2 11 (20.00%) MCP
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.00%) MCTS
3 7 (12.73%) MCAD
3 7 (12.73%) MCSD
4 4 (7.27%) ISEB
4 4 (7.27%) MCPD
4 4 (7.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Xamarin
3 5 (9.09%) Google
4 3 (5.45%) Telerik
4 3 (5.45%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.82%) Zend
5 1 (1.82%) Dell
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.82%) JBoss
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