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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OLE Custom Controls (OCX)
Rank - 859 860
Permanent jobs citing OCX 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.005% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
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
39259 42495 42582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.69% 41.11% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 33874 36782 37783
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 £28,500
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 21 November 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 6 (75.00%) VBScript
1 6 (75.00%) VB
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) MSI
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) SQLPlus
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (25.00%) COM
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) AppSense
4 1 (12.50%) InstallShield

OCX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (25.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MSI
2 1 (12.50%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) COM
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) VBScript
1 6 (75.00%) VB
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) CA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) AppSense