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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented (OO)
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 75 60
Rank change year-on-year +32 -15  
Permanent jobs citing OO 35 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.23% 1.55% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.34% 1.74% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 41
Median salary £45,000 £31,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.73% -29.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,250 £55,000
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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 552 862 933
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.51% 88.87% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 473 755 811
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 13 £52,500 -
Dartford +12 9 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Canterbury - 3 £40,000 - 1
Westerham - 1 £40,000 - 1
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South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for OO.

1 78 (91.76%) C#
2 77 (90.59%) .NET
3 66 (77.65%) SQL Server
4 61 (71.76%) ASP.NET
5 55 (64.71%) MVC
5 55 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 50 (58.82%) Web Application Development
8 48 (56.47%) RESTful
9 46 (54.12%) TDD
9 46 (54.12%) Node.js
10 44 (51.76%) WCF
11 41 (48.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 38 (44.71%) BDD
12 38 (44.71%) Git (software)
13 36 (42.35%) Ruby
14 32 (37.65%) CSS
14 32 (37.65%) JavaScript
15 31 (36.47%) SQL Server 2014
16 30 (35.29%) NoSQL
16 30 (35.29%) HTML
17 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
18 25 (29.41%) Web Development
19 22 (25.88%) .NET Framework
19 22 (25.88%) Entity Framework
20 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
21 19 (22.35%) Web Services
22 16 (18.82%) Social Network
22 16 (18.82%) SDLC

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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 15 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (77.65%) SQL Server
2 31 (36.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 30 (35.29%) NoSQL
4 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (10.59%) Redis
5 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
6 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (5.88%) MySQL
8 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (44.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.24%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.71%) Moq
4 3 (3.53%) Jasmine
4 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.35%) Xcode
6 1 (1.18%) QUnit
6 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
1 6 (7.06%) Retail
2 4 (4.71%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 81 (95.29%) Developer
2 53 (62.35%) .NET Developer
3 19 (22.35%) Web Developer
4 16 (18.82%) C# Developer
5 11 (12.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Messaging Developer
8 5 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (5.88%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Social Media Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Junior
10 3 (3.53%) Junior Developer
11 2 (2.35%) HTML Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (90.59%) .NET
2 61 (71.76%) ASP.NET
3 51 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 51 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 48 (56.47%) RESTful
5 46 (54.12%) Node.js
6 44 (51.76%) WCF
7 41 (48.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 32 (37.65%) CSS
9 30 (35.29%) HTML
10 22 (25.88%) .NET Framework
10 22 (25.88%) Entity Framework
11 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
12 19 (22.35%) Web Services
13 16 (18.82%) Code First Entity Framework
14 14 (16.47%) jQuery
15 13 (15.29%) WPF
16 12 (14.12%) SOAP
17 11 (12.94%) XML
18 8 (9.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Social Network
2 11 (12.94%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.24%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.88%) BBC
4 5 (5.88%) Social Media
4 5 (5.88%) W3C
5 2 (2.35%) User Experience
6 1 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Unix
3 6 (7.06%) Linux
3 6 (7.06%) Solaris
3 6 (7.06%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 55 (64.71%) MVC
2 50 (58.82%) Web Application Development
3 46 (54.12%) TDD
4 38 (44.71%) BDD
5 25 (29.41%) Web Development
6 16 (18.82%) SDLC
7 15 (17.65%) OOP
8 14 (16.47%) Kanban
8 14 (16.47%) Scrum
9 13 (15.29%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (15.29%) OOD
10 11 (12.94%) UML
11 9 (10.59%) Analytics
11 9 (10.59%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 9 (10.59%) Multithreading
12 7 (8.24%) Front End Development
12 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (7.06%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (91.76%) C#
2 36 (42.35%) Ruby
3 32 (37.65%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.94%) Java
4 11 (12.94%) PHP
4 11 (12.94%) VB
4 11 (12.94%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.06%) ECMAScript
5 6 (7.06%) F#
6 5 (5.88%) SQL
6 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.88%) VBScript
7 4 (4.71%) ANSI C
7 4 (4.71%) C
7 4 (4.71%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 6 (7.06%) Kibana
1 6 (7.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle
2 6 (7.06%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.88%) Apple
3 5 (5.88%) Facebook
3 5 (5.88%) Google
3 5 (5.88%) Sony
3 5 (5.88%) Yahoo!
4 2 (2.35%) Infragistics
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
ib3 Limited
Salary: Unspecified (a competitive package is on offer to the right candidate)
Posted: 13 days ago
Canterbury
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago