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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Micro Focus
Rank 870 895 831
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -64
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 8 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.002% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.004% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 21
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £34,500 £41,375
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -16.61%
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
47043 50972 48194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.01% 46.61% 47.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38586 41263 39864
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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
West Midlands - 4 £47,500 -
East of England - 2 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +3 1 £37,500 +8.69%
North West - 1 - - 2
Micro Focus
UK

Micro Focus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (95.00%) COBOL
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) SOA
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) C#
6 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (20.00%) Billing
8 4 (20.00%) UNIX
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) Java
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (15.00%) BEA
9 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (15.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
10 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (5.00%) Coaching

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Tuxedo
1 1 (5.00%) AquaLogic
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (5.00%) SilkTest
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Programmer
2 8 (40.00%) COBOL Programmer
2 8 (40.00%) COBOL Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) COBOL Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 5 (25.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Struts
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) JSF
3 1 (5.00%) JPA
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) BPEL
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) COBOL
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (20.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Delphi
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) BEA
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
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