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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 13 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing OOD 14 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 14.89% 12.23% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.90% 14.29% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 3
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
67 196 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 71.28% 85.59% 79.41%
Number of salaries quoted 63 118 52
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOD across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

OOD Salary Histogram in Maidstone

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) MVC
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
3 21 (84.00%) OO
4 20 (80.00%) .NET
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (40.00%) C#
6 10 (40.00%) Java
6 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
6 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (40.00%) Spring
7 8 (32.00%) Maven
7 8 (32.00%) JSON
7 8 (32.00%) REST
7 8 (32.00%) Project Management
7 8 (32.00%) MySQL
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
7 8 (32.00%) CSS
8 7 (28.00%) SaaS
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (24.00%) QA
9 6 (24.00%) jQuery
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) SOA
9 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.00%) VB
10 5 (20.00%) VB6

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) MySQL
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate
5 3 (12.00%) Junior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 10 (40.00%) Spring
4 8 (32.00%) JSON
4 8 (32.00%) REST
4 8 (32.00%) HTML
4 8 (32.00%) CSS
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.00%) Spring Integration
7 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (16.00%) WCF
7 4 (16.00%) WPF
8 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows Phone
1 4 (16.00%) Android
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) MVC
2 21 (84.00%) OO
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 6 (24.00%) SOA
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Android Development
5 4 (16.00%) MVVM
5 4 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (16.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (16.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (20.00%) VB
3 5 (20.00%) VB6
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle