The table below looks at the statistics for OCX skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCX over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OLE Custom Controls (OCX)
Rank - 862 865
Permanent jobs citing OCX 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.005% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
OCX
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38738 42109 46353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.88% 41.19% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33548 35852 41530
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OCX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OCX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OCX Jobs Demand Trend in England

OCX
Salary Trend in England

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

OCX Salary Trend in England

OCX
Top 24 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OCX 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 OCX.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
2 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) COM
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus

OCX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OCX 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 OCX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) CA
1 1 (33.33%) AppSense