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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Office Open XML (OpenXML)
Rank - 125 -
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 - 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +50.00%
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
697 643 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.11% 30.29% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 610 598 443
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 £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -