The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 21 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing OOP 4 44 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 4.65% 17.39% 13.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.27% 20.37% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 36 10
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
OOP
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
55 216 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 63.95% 85.38% 84.34%
Number of salaries quoted 51 120 66
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

OOP
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

OOP Salary Trend in Maidstone

OOP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) OOD
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) WPF
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (66.67%) MVVM
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Phone
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Linux

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
1 4 (66.67%) WPF
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OOD
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (66.67%) MVVM
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat