The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Kent / Dartford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 6 16
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10  
Permanent jobs citing OO 1 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 2.56% 21.28% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 23.81% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Median salary - £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Dartford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 33 42 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford 84.62% 89.36% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 33
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dartford citing OO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Dartford

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Salary Trend in Dartford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OO in Dartford.

Salary trend for OO in Dartford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dartford region with a requirement for OO.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft