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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 65 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Permanent jobs citing OOP 24 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.72% 0.95% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 1.12% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 10
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
750 889 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.03% 84.43% 88.63%
Number of salaries quoted 667 814 702
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dartford +14 11 £40,000 -5.88%
Tunbridge Wells +14 2 £55,000 +83.33%
Canterbury - 2 £32,375 -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (41.67%) TDD
2 15 (41.67%) JSON
2 15 (41.67%) MVC
2 15 (41.67%) HTML
2 15 (41.67%) MySQL
2 15 (41.67%) CSS
2 15 (41.67%) XML
3 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 13 (36.11%) PHP
4 13 (36.11%) Front End Development
5 12 (33.33%) Bower
5 12 (33.33%) LAMP
5 12 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
5 12 (33.33%) jQuery
5 12 (33.33%) Laravel
6 11 (30.56%) Remedy ITSM
6 11 (30.56%) Content Management
6 11 (30.56%) BMC
6 11 (30.56%) Intranet
6 11 (30.56%) Remedy
6 11 (30.56%) CMS
6 11 (30.56%) OO
6 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
6 11 (30.56%) Java
6 11 (30.56%) MS Office
7 9 (25.00%) Python
8 8 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 8 (22.22%) Selenium

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 11 (30.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
1 11 (30.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Bluemix
1 2 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) MySQL
2 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (33.33%) Bower
3 8 (22.22%) Selenium
4 7 (19.44%) gulp
5 2 (5.56%) Ant
5 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (5.56%) Maven
5 2 (5.56%) QUnit
5 2 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.78%) git-flow
6 1 (2.78%) Moq
6 1 (2.78%) NUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
1 1 (2.78%) Billing
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) PHP Developer
3 12 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 12 (33.33%) HTML Developer
4 11 (30.56%) MySQL Developer
4 11 (30.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 11 (30.56%) Remedy Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Junior
5 9 (25.00%) Junior Developer
6 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Graduate
6 7 (19.44%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Junior PHP Developer
7 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
7 4 (11.11%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) CSS
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
1 15 (41.67%) JSON
1 15 (41.67%) XML
2 12 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 12 (33.33%) jQuery
2 12 (33.33%) LAMP
2 12 (33.33%) Laravel
3 8 (22.22%) Node.js
4 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
4 7 (19.44%) React
4 7 (19.44%) Sass
5 4 (11.11%) .NET
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.33%) STL
6 3 (8.33%) WPF
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.56%) JDBC
7 2 (5.56%) JSP
7 2 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) FreeBSD
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) MVC
1 15 (41.67%) TDD
2 13 (36.11%) Front End Development
3 11 (30.56%) Content Management
3 11 (30.56%) OO
4 8 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Web Development
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 3 (8.33%) Image Processing
8 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.56%) AOP
9 2 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (5.56%) OOD
9 2 (5.56%) RUP
9 2 (5.56%) UML
10 1 (2.78%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) PHP
3 11 (30.56%) Java
4 9 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (22.22%) C#
5 8 (22.22%) Ruby
6 4 (11.11%) C++
7 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.56%) AspectJ
8 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) BMC
1 11 (30.56%) Remedy
2 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft