Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 46 94
Rank change year-on-year +7 +48 -37
Permanent jobs citing OO 71 83 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.04% 5.77% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 6.70% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 60 80 48
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,005 1,238 1,897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.53% 86.09% 89.44%
Number of salaries quoted 868 1,045 1,649
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,100 £25,750 £24,450
90th Percentile £60,375 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for OO in Kent

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Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for OO in Kent

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Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OO in Kent over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for OO in Kent

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Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the Kent region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +5 18 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Rochester +8 11 £36,250 -
West Malling +6 11 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Maidstone +15 10 £35,000 -39.13% 3
Canterbury +9 1 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Chatham +9 1 £31,000 +3.33%
Sevenoaks +3 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Westerham -13 1 £40,000 +6.67%
Tunbridge Wells -20 1 £35,000 -33.33%
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South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for OO.

1 63 (88.73%) C#
2 51 (71.83%) .NET
3 45 (63.38%) MVC
4 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
5 42 (59.15%) SQL Server
6 36 (50.70%) ASP.NET
6 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (45.07%) OOD
9 28 (39.44%) WPF
10 27 (38.03%) Windows
11 26 (36.62%) BDD
12 25 (35.21%) Web Application Development
12 25 (35.21%) SQL Server 2016
12 25 (35.21%) TDD
13 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 21 (29.58%) WCF
14 21 (29.58%) .NET Framework
15 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (28.17%) Entity Framework
16 18 (25.35%) RESTful
16 18 (25.35%) Greenfield Project
17 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
17 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
18 16 (22.54%) HTML
18 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 16 (22.54%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
19 15 (21.13%) Relational Database

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (59.15%) SQL Server
2 25 (35.21%) SQL Server 2016
3 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (22.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (21.13%) Relational Database
5 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
6 7 (9.86%) MySQL
6 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
6 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Ant
4 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.41%) Maven
General
1 12 (16.90%) Retail
2 8 (11.27%) Games
2 8 (11.27%) Legal
3 5 (7.04%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (63.38%) Developer
2 36 (50.70%) .NET Developer
3 17 (23.94%) Software Engineer
4 16 (22.54%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (12.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (12.68%) C# Developer
6 8 (11.27%) SQL Developer
6 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (9.86%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) .NET Team Leader
7 7 (9.86%) Team Leader
8 6 (8.45%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 5 (7.04%) PHP Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.23%) PHP Web Developer
12 2 (2.82%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (71.83%) .NET
2 36 (50.70%) ASP.NET
3 35 (49.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (39.44%) WPF
5 24 (33.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 21 (29.58%) .NET Framework
6 21 (29.58%) WCF
7 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (28.17%) Entity Framework
8 18 (25.35%) RESTful
9 16 (22.54%) HTML
10 15 (21.13%) JSON
11 14 (19.72%) HTML5
12 12 (16.90%) Web Services
13 10 (14.08%) Node.js
14 9 (12.68%) Ajax
15 8 (11.27%) MSMQ
15 8 (11.27%) WF
16 7 (9.86%) CSS
16 7 (9.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.45%) Social Network
4 3 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) BBC
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.03%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (63.38%) MVC
2 36 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (45.07%) OOD
4 26 (36.62%) BDD
5 25 (35.21%) TDD
5 25 (35.21%) Web Application Development
6 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
7 14 (19.72%) SDLC
8 13 (18.31%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (18.31%) Scrum
9 11 (15.49%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (11.27%) Workflow
11 7 (9.86%) CQRS
11 7 (9.86%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (9.86%) MVVM
12 6 (8.45%) CRM
12 6 (8.45%) Information Security
13 5 (7.04%) ERP
13 5 (7.04%) Practice Management
13 5 (7.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (88.73%) C#
2 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.68%) XAML
4 8 (11.27%) SQL
5 7 (9.86%) PHP
5 7 (9.86%) R
5 7 (9.86%) Ruby
5 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.04%) C++
6 5 (7.04%) VBA
7 2 (2.82%) C
7 2 (2.82%) Java
8 1 (1.41%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.41%) ES6
8 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) GDPR
1 5 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.31%) Infragistics
3 5 (7.04%) Aderant
3 5 (7.04%) LexisNexis
3 5 (7.04%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.41%) Apple
4 1 (1.41%) Facebook
4 1 (1.41%) Google
4 1 (1.41%) Sony
4 1 (1.41%) Yahoo!