Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 102 69
Rank change year-on-year +43 -33 -15
Permanent jobs citing OOD 48 27 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.63% 1.57% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 1.78% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 83
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £56,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +18.42% +5.56%
10th Percentile £34,250 £29,375 £39,800
90th Percentile £54,375 £76,250 £57,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -9.57% +10.59%

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 1139 1516 1949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.16% 88.34% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1336 1720
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.03% +0.61%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +23 24 £48,750 +37.32% 1
Chatham - 11 £35,500 -
OOD
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 47 (97.92%) C#
2 37 (77.08%) OO
3 33 (68.75%) WCF
4 28 (58.33%) .NET
5 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (50.00%) Scrum
6 24 (50.00%) HTML
6 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 24 (50.00%) CSS
6 24 (50.00%) Web Development
6 24 (50.00%) HTML5
6 24 (50.00%) CSS3
6 24 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 23 (47.92%) Software Engineering
7 23 (47.92%) WPF
7 23 (47.92%) Windows
7 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
8 13 (27.08%) jQuery
8 13 (27.08%) .NET Framework
8 13 (27.08%) Kanban
8 13 (27.08%) Domain-Driven Design
8 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (27.08%) React
8 13 (27.08%) Razor View Engine
8 13 (27.08%) Moq
8 13 (27.08%) Entity Framework
8 13 (27.08%) REST
8 13 (27.08%) W3C
8 13 (27.08%) MVC

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Moq
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) .NET Developer
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 23 (47.92%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (47.92%) C# Developer
3 23 (47.92%) Software Engineer
4 22 (45.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (41.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 20 (41.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 20 (41.67%) Web Developer
6 19 (39.58%) C# Web Developer
7 7 (14.58%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (8.33%) HTML Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Applications Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Big Data Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Development Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior Applications Engineer
10 1 (2.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (68.75%) WCF
2 28 (58.33%) .NET
3 24 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (50.00%) CSS
3 24 (50.00%) CSS3
3 24 (50.00%) HTML
3 24 (50.00%) HTML5
4 23 (47.92%) WPF
5 13 (27.08%) .NET Framework
5 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (27.08%) Entity Framework
5 13 (27.08%) jQuery
5 13 (27.08%) Razor View Engine
5 13 (27.08%) React
5 13 (27.08%) REST
5 13 (27.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) W3C
2 11 (22.92%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (77.08%) OO
2 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (50.00%) Scrum
3 24 (50.00%) Web Development
4 23 (47.92%) Software Engineering
5 13 (27.08%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 13 (27.08%) Domain-Driven Design
5 13 (27.08%) Front End Development
5 13 (27.08%) Kanban
5 13 (27.08%) MVC
6 11 (22.92%) Open Source
6 11 (22.92%) TDD
7 5 (10.42%) UML
8 3 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (6.25%) Image Processing
8 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.17%) MVVM
10 1 (2.08%) OOP
10 1 (2.08%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) C#
2 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.33%) C++
5 3 (6.25%) ANSI C
5 3 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft