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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Micro Focus
Rank 906 908 912
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 3 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.021% 0.005%
As % of the Vendors category 0.007% 0.044% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £32,500
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
42938 47211 46200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.46% 47.56% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35636 39136 37034
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 11 February 2016. 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
London +9 2 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Micro Focus
UK

Micro Focus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (77.78%) COBOL
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) Mainframe
4 9 (50.00%) IBM
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) .NET
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 6 (33.33%) JCL
7 6 (33.33%) Project Management
7 6 (33.33%) Music Industry
7 6 (33.33%) Marketing
7 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 6 (33.33%) AS400
7 6 (33.33%) iSeries
7 6 (33.33%) Product Management
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Banking
9 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 4 (22.22%) SilkTest
9 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
9 4 (22.22%) Selenium
9 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
9 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 4 (22.22%) Coaching
9 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
1 4 (22.22%) SilkTest
2 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Hudson
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Marketing
2 6 (33.33%) Music Industry
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) COBOL Developer
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Consultant
3 6 (33.33%) Mainframe Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Applications Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) COBOL Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) Mainframe Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) Test Automation Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Mainframe
2 6 (33.33%) AS400
2 6 (33.33%) iSeries
3 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
3 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Product Management
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Coaching
3 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) COBOL
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) JCL
5 4 (22.22%) C
5 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) HP
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
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