The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 18 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing OOP 34 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 13.65% 10.98% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.09% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
199 63 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 79.92% 76.83% 71.21%
Number of salaries quoted 110 59 47
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OOP
Kent

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 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 64 (100.00%) OO
2 58 (90.63%) MVC
3 54 (84.38%) C#
3 54 (84.38%) .NET
4 40 (62.50%) MVVM
5 38 (59.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (59.38%) SQL Server
5 38 (59.38%) MCP
5 38 (59.38%) Software Engineering
5 38 (59.38%) MCTS
6 36 (56.25%) Windows
7 31 (48.44%) .NET Framework
8 28 (43.75%) WPF
8 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 28 (43.75%) WinForms
9 26 (40.63%) Scrum
10 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET
10 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (35.94%) TDD
11 23 (35.94%) NUnit
11 23 (35.94%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (35.94%) Kanban
11 23 (35.94%) MCAD
11 23 (35.94%) MCSD
11 23 (35.94%) OOA/OOD
11 23 (35.94%) OOD
11 23 (35.94%) Dependency Injection
11 23 (35.94%) Inversion of Control
11 23 (35.94%) MSTest
11 23 (35.94%) Spring.NET

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) NUnit
1 23 (35.94%) MSTest
1 23 (35.94%) Rhino Mocks
1 23 (35.94%) Moq
2 16 (25.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 24 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 19 (29.69%) Software Developer
4 15 (23.44%) Software Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) Team Leader
6 8 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
7 6 (9.38%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (6.25%) iOS Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Java Team Leader
9 3 (4.69%) .NET Team Leader
10 2 (3.13%) Mobile Software Engineer
11 1 (1.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.56%) Technical Team Leader
11 1 (1.56%) C# Developer
11 1 (1.56%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (84.38%) .NET
2 31 (48.44%) .NET Framework
3 28 (43.75%) WPF
3 28 (43.75%) WinForms
4 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET
4 25 (39.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (35.94%) Spring.NET
5 23 (35.94%) Castle Windsor
5 23 (35.94%) Ninject
5 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 23 (35.94%) Unity DI Container
6 18 (28.13%) Cocoa
6 18 (28.13%) Web Services
6 18 (28.13%) Cocoa Touch
7 15 (23.44%) SOAP
7 15 (23.44%) REST
8 13 (20.31%) WCF
9 10 (15.63%) HTML
10 8 (12.50%) CSS
11 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.94%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 18 (28.13%) Mobile App
3 9 (14.06%) SystemC
4 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.81%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (56.25%) Windows
2 18 (28.13%) Apple iOS
3 8 (12.50%) Android
4 6 (9.38%) Windows 8
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) OO
2 58 (90.63%) MVC
3 40 (62.50%) MVVM
4 38 (59.38%) Software Engineering
5 26 (40.63%) Scrum
6 23 (35.94%) TDD
6 23 (35.94%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (35.94%) Kanban
6 23 (35.94%) OOA/OOD
6 23 (35.94%) OOD
6 23 (35.94%) Dependency Injection
7 18 (28.13%) iOS Development
8 15 (23.44%) SOA
8 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.38%) Matrix Management
9 6 (9.38%) Product Management
10 5 (7.81%) Multithreading
11 4 (6.25%) Android Development
12 1 (1.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (84.38%) C#
2 16 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 9 (14.06%) C
3 9 (14.06%) SQL
4 8 (12.50%) VB
4 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.50%) C++
4 8 (12.50%) XAML
5 3 (4.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (59.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 38 (59.38%) MCP
1 38 (59.38%) MCTS
2 23 (35.94%) MCAD
2 23 (35.94%) MCSD
3 18 (28.13%) Degree
4 15 (23.44%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) DevExpress
3 4 (6.25%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.13%) McKesson