The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OO over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 15 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing OO 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 1.75% 8.70% 12.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 10.00% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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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 West Malling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 84.21% 86.96% 57.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47 20 31
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

OO Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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Salary Trend in West Malling

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

OO Salary Trend in West Malling

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling region citing OO 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 OO.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Dojo
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

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Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Malling region citing OO 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 OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Dojo
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore