The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 32 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OOD 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.36% - 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% - 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 64 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 74.02% 79.01% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86 62 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OOD
Kent

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 11 July 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) OO
1 33 (100.00%) WinForms
1 33 (100.00%) WPF
2 21 (63.64%) WCF
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (63.64%) N-Tier
3 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
4 19 (57.58%) Scrum
5 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
5 14 (42.42%) SQL
6 12 (36.36%) .NET
6 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 12 (36.36%) MCP
6 12 (36.36%) MCAD
6 12 (36.36%) MCSD
6 12 (36.36%) Windows
6 12 (36.36%) OOP
6 12 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
6 12 (36.36%) MVC
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (36.36%) MCTS
6 12 (36.36%) TDD
6 12 (36.36%) NUnit
6 12 (36.36%) Kanban
6 12 (36.36%) Spring.NET
6 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (36.36%) Dependency Injection

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 20 (60.61%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) NUnit
1 12 (36.36%) MSTest
1 12 (36.36%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (36.36%) Moq
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Software Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Team Leader
3 7 (21.21%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) WinForms
1 33 (100.00%) WPF
2 21 (63.64%) WCF
3 12 (36.36%) .NET
3 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 12 (36.36%) Spring.NET
3 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (36.36%) Castle Windsor
3 12 (36.36%) Ninject
3 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 12 (36.36%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) N-Tier
2 12 (36.36%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) OO
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (57.58%) Scrum
4 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
5 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (36.36%) TDD
5 12 (36.36%) MVC
5 12 (36.36%) OOP
5 12 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (36.36%) Kanban
5 12 (36.36%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (36.36%) MVVM
6 7 (21.21%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) MCP
1 12 (36.36%) MCAD
1 12 (36.36%) MCSD
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (36.36%) MCTS
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft