The table below looks at the statistics for OOXML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOXML over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Office Open XML (OpenXML)
Rank - - 130
Permanent jobs citing OOXML 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -7.69%
OOXML
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
624 640 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.89% 30.05% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 564 549 606
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%