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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Office Open XML (OpenXML)
Rank - 127 -
Permanent jobs citing OOXML 0 1 0
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 1 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
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
640 664 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.23% 31.04% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 552 612 484
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -