The first table below looks at the demand for OLE skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 854 829 867
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +38
Permanent jobs citing OLE 16 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.012% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.038% 0.029% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 7
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-25.88% +21.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42291 40718 46373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.28% 39.98% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36283 35618 41320
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
OLE
UK

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OLE Jobs Demand Trend in England

OLE
Salary Trend in England

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

OLE Salary Trend in England

OLE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLE across the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

OLE Salary Histogram in England

OLE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLE within the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
South East +4 7 £30,000 +50.00%
London -27 7 £62,500 -30.16%
South West -20 2 £40,000 -5.88%
OLE
UK

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OLE 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 OLE.

1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) ABAP
2 12 (31.58%) SAP
2 12 (31.58%) SOA
2 12 (31.58%) EDI
2 12 (31.58%) SAPscript
2 12 (31.58%) Introscope
2 12 (31.58%) Migration
2 12 (31.58%) BAPI
2 12 (31.58%) SAP ALE
2 12 (31.58%) SAP PI
2 12 (31.58%) CA Wily
2 12 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (23.68%) .NET
4 9 (23.68%) MFC
4 9 (23.68%) XML
4 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
5 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 8 (21.05%) ATL
5 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
5 8 (21.05%) C++
6 7 (18.42%) C#
6 7 (18.42%) IBM Notes
6 7 (18.42%) VC++
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management

OLE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OLE 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 OLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) NetWeaver
2 2 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (5.26%) Lync
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) PBX
1 2 (5.26%) PSTN
1 2 (5.26%) SMTP
1 2 (5.26%) DHCP
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.26%) VPN
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) H.323
1 2 (5.26%) MPLS
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Introscope
2 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (18.42%) Banking
1 7 (18.42%) Back Office
2 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Lotus Notes Developer
4 6 (15.79%) SAP Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) ABAP Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Junior
6 2 (5.26%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) SAP Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Communications Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) SAP PI Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) SAP PI Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) EDI
1 12 (31.58%) BAPI
1 12 (31.58%) SAP ALE
1 12 (31.58%) SAP PI
2 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 9 (23.68%) MFC
2 9 (23.68%) XML
3 8 (21.05%) ATL
4 7 (18.42%) Qt
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) SAP XI
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.63%) CSS3
6 1 (2.63%) MEAP
6 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.63%) JSON
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Android
1 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) SOA
1 12 (31.58%) Migration
1 12 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
3 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 7 (18.42%) Project Management
4 7 (18.42%) Procure-to-pay
4 7 (18.42%) Cash Management
5 6 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) User Experience Design
8 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.63%) Brand Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) ABAP
2 12 (31.58%) SAPscript
3 8 (21.05%) C++
4 7 (18.42%) C#
4 7 (18.42%) VC++
5 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 6 (15.79%) VBA
6 4 (10.53%) R
7 3 (7.89%) C
8 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.63%) VB
9 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) HNC
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) OCFS2
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) SAP
2 7 (18.42%) Lotus
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Siemens
4 2 (5.26%) Mitel
4 2 (5.26%) Polycom
5 1 (2.63%) SolidWorks
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle