Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for OOD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOD over the 6 months to 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South East > Kent
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 106 127
Rank change year-on-year +25 +21 -65
Permanent jobs citing OOD 33 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.78% 1.03% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 1.18% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 15
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00% -40.00%
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

OOD 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 1,017 1,270 1,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.61% 86.81% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 896 1,059 1,631
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £24,790 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for OOD in Kent

OOD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for OOD in Kent

OOD
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOD in Kent over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for OOD in Kent

OOD
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOD within the Kent region over the 6 months to 25 June 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 +8 15 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Rochester - 7 £60,000 -
Chatham +11 1 £37,500 -9.09%
Maidstone - 1 £37,500 - 1
OOD
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (96.97%) OO
2 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
3 27 (81.82%) WPF
4 24 (72.73%) Windows
5 23 (69.70%) .NET
6 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
6 17 (51.52%) MVC
7 16 (48.48%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
9 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
9 14 (42.42%) Relational Database
10 13 (39.39%) Entity Framework
10 13 (39.39%) Infragistics
11 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 11 (33.33%) HTML
11 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 10 (30.30%) Web Services
12 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (30.30%) HTML5
13 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (27.27%) JSON
13 9 (27.27%) Ajax
13 9 (27.27%) XAML
14 8 (24.24%) Legal
14 8 (24.24%) Workflow
14 8 (24.24%) MSMQ

OOD
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 (15.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (42.42%) Relational Database
4 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
4 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (24.24%) Legal
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) C# Software Engineer
1 15 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Developer
3 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (27.27%) C# Developer
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Developer
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (21.21%) .NET Team Leader
6 7 (21.21%) Team Leader
7 6 (18.18%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 6 (18.18%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
7 6 (18.18%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 5 (15.15%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) WPF
2 23 (69.70%) .NET
3 14 (42.42%) .NET Framework
4 13 (39.39%) Entity Framework
5 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 11 (33.33%) HTML
6 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (30.30%) HTML5
6 10 (30.30%) Web Services
7 9 (27.27%) Ajax
7 9 (27.27%) JSON
8 8 (24.24%) MSMQ
8 8 (24.24%) WCF
8 8 (24.24%) WF
9 7 (21.21%) WinForms
10 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
10 2 (6.06%) CSS
11 1 (3.03%) CSS3
11 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) OO
2 17 (51.52%) MVC
3 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (24.24%) Workflow
6 7 (21.21%) MVVM
6 7 (21.21%) SDLC
7 5 (15.15%) CRM
7 5 (15.15%) ERP
7 5 (15.15%) Information Security
7 5 (15.15%) Microservices
7 5 (15.15%) Practice Management
7 5 (15.15%) Service Design
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
9 2 (6.06%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) TDD
10 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.03%) SOA
10 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) XAML
4 7 (21.21%) R
4 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.15%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) GDPR
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Infragistics
3 5 (15.15%) Aderant
3 5 (15.15%) LexisNexis
3 5 (15.15%) Xamarin