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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South East / Kent
Rank 74 81 71
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10  
Permanent jobs citing OOP 12 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.51% 2.30% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 2.54% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 24
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.62% -27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% -  

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 704 1025 790
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 88.66% 90.55% 83.69%
Number of salaries quoted 575 884 704
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £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%  

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 26 March 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 26 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 +13 4 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Folkestone - 2 - -
West Malling - 1 £45,000 -
OOP
South East

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (56.25%) PHP
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Apache
4 7 (43.75%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) JMeter
4 7 (43.75%) LAMP
4 7 (43.75%) Ubuntu
4 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
4 7 (43.75%) Xen
4 7 (43.75%) Ruby
4 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
4 7 (43.75%) CentOS
4 7 (43.75%) Mac OS
4 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (43.75%) OpenStack
4 7 (43.75%) MariaDB
4 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
4 7 (43.75%) Vagrant
4 7 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (43.75%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (43.75%) New Relic
4 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 7 (43.75%) Terraform
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) HTML

OOP
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) Apache
1 7 (43.75%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (43.75%) OpenStack
1 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MariaDB
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) OLTP
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 7 (43.75%) JMeter
2 7 (43.75%) Vagrant
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Moq
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
6 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) LAMP
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (12.50%) CSS3
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) Sass
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) CentOS
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Mac OS
2 7 (43.75%) Ubuntu
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Python
2 7 (43.75%) Ruby
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (43.75%) Terraform
2 4 (25.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) New Relic
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Twitter
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