The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 73 82
Rank change year-on-year +12 +9  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 16 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.42% 1.27% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 1.42% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 21
Median salary £47,500 £21,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +120.93% -60.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

OOP 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 546 844 937
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.73% 89.03% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 469 739 817
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 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Kent

OOP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for OOP in Kent

OOP
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Kent over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for OOP in Kent

OOP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 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 - 9 £52,500 -
Canterbury - 2 £30,000 -
OOP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing OOP 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 OOP.

1 16 (57.14%) CSS
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) PHP
3 14 (50.00%) OO
3 14 (50.00%) Web Development
4 13 (46.43%) HTML
5 12 (42.86%) C#
6 11 (39.29%) Java
6 11 (39.29%) .NET
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
8 8 (28.57%) Analytics
8 8 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (28.57%) Redis
8 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
8 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (28.57%) Node.js
8 8 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 8 (28.57%) Windows
8 8 (28.57%) Linux
9 7 (25.00%) MySQL
9 7 (25.00%) Apache
9 7 (25.00%) Python
9 7 (25.00%) Xen
9 7 (25.00%) Ruby
9 7 (25.00%) Ubuntu
9 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 7 (25.00%) JMeter

OOP
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 8 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (25.00%) Apache
2 7 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) Redis
3 7 (25.00%) MariaDB
3 7 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) OLTP
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.00%) JMeter
2 7 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) QUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.29%) Advertising
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Web Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Angular Developer
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Graduate
5 1 (3.57%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Junior
5 1 (3.57%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) CSS
2 13 (46.43%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) .NET
4 8 (28.57%) Node.js
5 7 (25.00%) LAMP
6 6 (21.43%) XML
7 5 (17.86%) Ajax
7 5 (17.86%) jQuery
7 5 (17.86%) RESTful
7 5 (17.86%) SOAP
8 4 (14.29%) Smarty
9 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 2 (7.14%) CSS3
9 2 (7.14%) HTML5
9 2 (7.14%) Web Services
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.57%) Laravel
10 1 (3.57%) Sass
10 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) CentOS
2 7 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 7 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) OO
1 14 (50.00%) Web Development
2 8 (28.57%) Analytics
2 8 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) API Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) SEO
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.57%) MVC
8 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 14 (50.00%) PHP
3 12 (42.86%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (25.00%) Python
5 7 (25.00%) Ruby
6 4 (14.29%) PHP 5
7 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Xen
2 4 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (25.00%) Terraform
2 4 (14.29%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) New Relic
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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