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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
South East / Kent
Rank 80 90 47
Rank change year-on-year +10 -43  
Permanent jobs citing OOD 3 15 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.37% 1.33% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.47% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 47
Median salary £55,000 £30,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.33% -36.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £30,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 712 1023 796
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 88.67% 90.53% 84.05%
Number of salaries quoted 582 882 710
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

OOD
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing OOD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +7 2 £55,000 +83.33%
Dartford -3 1 - -
OOD
South East

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 14 (87.50%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) C++
4 7 (43.75%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) UML
4 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Subversion
5 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (37.50%) Web Development
5 6 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) C
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 6 (37.50%) Validation
5 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
5 6 (37.50%) Firmware
5 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 6 (37.50%) Qt
5 6 (37.50%) Signal Processing
5 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 6 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC

OOD
Top Related 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 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
1 3 (18.75%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (6.25%) Gradle
General
1 2 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) Qt
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) SOAP
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
7 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
7 1 (6.25%) Middleware
7 1 (6.25%) RxJava
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
1 6 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) FreeBSD
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) UML
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Signal Processing
4 6 (37.50%) Validation
4 6 (37.50%) Web Development
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) Coaching
7 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (12.50%) BDD
8 2 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) C
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
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