The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 24 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing OOD 7 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.83% 9.42% 15.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.43% 13.04% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
OOD
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 138 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 69.17% 72.25% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 77 125 31
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

OOD
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOD across the Maidstone region.

OOD Salary Trend in Maidstone

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) WPF
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) WinForms
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (30.00%) N-Tier

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing OOD 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 OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate
3 3 (30.00%) Junior
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (30.00%) WinForms
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
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