Period
to 16 November 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 27 71
Rank change year-on-year -23 +44 -18
Permanent jobs citing OO 43 95 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.36% 7.19% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 8.04% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 40 83 47
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 886 1,181 1,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 89.86% 89.33% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 748 1,008 1,357
Kent median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,625 £62,500 £63,600
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 November 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 November 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 -2 22 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Maidstone -9 6 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Canterbury - 5 £22,500 - 2
Chatham - 3 £32,250 -
Tonbridge - 1 - - 1
West Malling - 1 £57,500 - 1
OO
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 31 (72.09%) C#
2 26 (60.47%) .NET
3 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
4 18 (41.86%) Windows
4 18 (41.86%) OOD
5 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
5 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
7 14 (32.56%) MVC
8 13 (30.23%) WPF
9 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
10 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (20.93%) SQL
11 9 (20.93%) Scrum
12 8 (18.60%) HTML
12 8 (18.60%) CSS
13 7 (16.28%) jQuery
13 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
13 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
14 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (13.95%) Degree
14 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
14 6 (13.95%) Java
14 6 (13.95%) OOP
15 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
15 5 (11.63%) MySQL
15 5 (11.63%) Web Development
15 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
15 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
15 5 (11.63%) TDD

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) CMS
1 1 (2.33%) Confluence
1 1 (2.33%) nginx
1 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.33%) GitHub
3 1 (2.33%) Heroku
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.33%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.65%) Bower
2 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.65%) Grunt
2 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (4.65%) Protractor
2 2 (4.65%) Selenium
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Ant
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.33%) git-flow
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) NUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Games
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Software Engineer
2 15 (34.88%) Developer
3 14 (32.56%) .NET Software Engineer
4 13 (30.23%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Graduate
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Angular Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Web Applications Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) WPF
3 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
4 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (18.60%) CSS
5 8 (18.60%) HTML
6 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
6 7 (16.28%) jQuery
7 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
7 5 (11.63%) Node.js
8 4 (9.30%) REST
8 4 (9.30%) Spring
8 4 (9.30%) Web Services
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.98%) CSS3
9 3 (6.98%) HTML5
9 3 (6.98%) WCF
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (4.65%) React
10 2 (4.65%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Fintech
2 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) BBC
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) Spread Betting
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
2 18 (41.86%) OOD
3 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (32.56%) MVC
5 9 (20.93%) Scrum
6 6 (13.95%) OOP
7 5 (11.63%) BDD
7 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.63%) TDD
7 5 (11.63%) Web Development
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.98%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (6.98%) Kanban
9 3 (6.98%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.98%) SOLID
9 3 (6.98%) UML
9 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
10 2 (4.65%) Front End Development
10 2 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) C#
2 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.93%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) Java
5 4 (9.30%) PHP
6 3 (6.98%) Python
7 2 (4.65%) C++
7 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) ES6
8 1 (2.33%) Go
8 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Apple
2 1 (2.33%) Facebook
2 1 (2.33%) Google
2 1 (2.33%) IBM
2 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (2.33%) SAP
2 1 (2.33%) Sony
2 1 (2.33%) Yahoo!