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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 83 65
Rank change year-on-year +19 -18  
Permanent jobs citing OOD 12 2 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.80% 0.21% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 0.23% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 49
Median salary £45,000 £47,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.75% -13.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

OOD 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 549 855 933
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.19% 88.51% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 3261 3310
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 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
Dartford +7 4 £40,000 +12.67% 1
Chatham - 2 £41,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £65,000 -
OOD
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing OOD 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 OOD.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
3 13 (86.67%) OO
4 10 (66.67%) Scrum
4 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 10 (66.67%) CSS
4 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 10 (66.67%) WCF
4 10 (66.67%) Web Development
4 10 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (53.33%) Kanban
6 7 (46.67%) HTML5
6 7 (46.67%) CSS3
6 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
7 6 (40.00%) SQL
8 5 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
8 5 (33.33%) WPF
8 5 (33.33%) jQuery
8 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 5 (33.33%) Degree
8 5 (33.33%) Image Processing
8 5 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (33.33%) React

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Moq
2 3 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
4 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (40.00%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (26.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
7 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) WCF
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (46.67%) CSS3
4 7 (46.67%) HTML5
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (33.33%) React
5 5 (33.33%) REST
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) W3C
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) OO
2 10 (66.67%) Scrum
2 10 (66.67%) Web Development
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Kanban
3 8 (53.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 5 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 5 (33.33%) Image Processing
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) UML
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (26.67%) ANSI C
5 4 (26.67%) C
5 4 (26.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
ib3 Limited
Salary: Unspecified (a competitive package is on offer to the right candidate)
Posted: 14 days ago