The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Micro Focus.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Micro Focus
Rank 829 843 870
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +27
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 21 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% 0.007% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +51.26%
UK excluding London average salary - - £29,750
Micro Focus
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
47216 45387 48720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.79% 47.45% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 39234 36509 41108
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in England

Micro Focus
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus across the England region.

Micro Focus Salary Trend in England

Micro Focus
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +5 15 - -
Yorkshire - 4 - -
London 0 2 £45,000 -
Micro Focus
UK

Micro Focus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Micro Focus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Micro Focus.

1 32 (94.12%) COBOL
2 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 29 (85.29%) Java
2 29 (85.29%) SOA
3 27 (79.41%) .NET
4 26 (76.47%) Oracle
4 26 (76.47%) BEA
4 26 (76.47%) Finance
5 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
6 24 (70.59%) Crystal Reports
6 24 (70.59%) Oracle Forms
6 24 (70.59%) Oracle Reports
7 22 (64.71%) Tuxedo
7 22 (64.71%) UML
7 22 (64.71%) JBoss
7 22 (64.71%) Middleware
7 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
7 22 (64.71%) CSS
7 22 (64.71%) Struts
7 22 (64.71%) Web Services
7 22 (64.71%) XML
7 22 (64.71%) J2EE
7 22 (64.71%) Delphi
7 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
7 22 (64.71%) VB
7 22 (64.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 22 (64.71%) BPEL
7 22 (64.71%) Spring
7 22 (64.71%) JSF
7 22 (64.71%) JPA

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Micro Focus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Micro Focus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (64.71%) Tuxedo
1 22 (64.71%) JBoss
1 22 (64.71%) Oracle Service Bus
1 22 (64.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 22 (64.71%) AquaLogic
2 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) Crystal Reports
1 24 (70.59%) Oracle Reports
2 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 22 (64.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 22 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 22 (64.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (64.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Music Industry
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 22 (64.71%) Analyst
2 22 (64.71%) Senior Developer
2 22 (64.71%) Senior Analyst
2 22 (64.71%) Analyst Developer
2 22 (64.71%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 8 (23.53%) COBOL Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) .NET
2 25 (73.53%) ASP.NET
3 22 (64.71%) Middleware
3 22 (64.71%) CSS
3 22 (64.71%) Struts
3 22 (64.71%) Web Services
3 22 (64.71%) XML
3 22 (64.71%) J2EE
3 22 (64.71%) Spring
3 22 (64.71%) JSF
3 22 (64.71%) JPA
3 22 (64.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 22 (64.71%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) N-Tier
2 5 (14.71%) AS400
2 5 (14.71%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) SOA
2 22 (64.71%) UML
2 22 (64.71%) BPEL
2 22 (64.71%) MVC
2 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) Product Management
4 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) COBOL
2 29 (85.29%) Java
3 22 (64.71%) Delphi
3 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 22 (64.71%) VB
3 22 (64.71%) VB6
4 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (76.47%) Oracle
2 26 (76.47%) BEA
3 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter