The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 855 831 844
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs citing OLE 4 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.029% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.011% 0.071% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 11
Average salary £44,750 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £65,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.66% -11.76%
OLE
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
37108 40647 41236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.42% 40.94% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31932 34076 36588
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
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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 +12 2 £57,500 -11.53%
South East -19 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £32,000 -
OLE
UK

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) ODBC
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) JSON
3 7 (38.89%) GlassFish
3 7 (38.89%) System Testing
3 7 (38.89%) DAO
3 7 (38.89%) R
3 7 (38.89%) ADO
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) ActiveX
3 7 (38.89%) DTS
3 7 (38.89%) Eclipse
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) VB
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) C
5 5 (27.78%) C++
5 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Coaching
6 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
6 4 (22.22%) Marketing
6 4 (22.22%) Social Media
6 4 (22.22%) Customer Insight
6 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Marketing Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 4 (22.22%) MapBasic
6 4 (22.22%) Information Management

OLE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (38.89%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) OSPF
1 1 (5.56%) BGP-4
1 1 (5.56%) SS7
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) ADSL2+
1 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) DTS
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (22.22%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Head of Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Trainee Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Trainee Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Trainee
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Network Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) ODBC
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
2 7 (38.89%) DAO
2 7 (38.89%) ADO
2 7 (38.89%) ActiveX
3 4 (22.22%) COM
4 3 (16.67%) XHTML
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) Qt
5 2 (11.11%) MFC
5 2 (11.11%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Social Media
3 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Health Informatics
4 1 (5.56%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) System Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Coaching
2 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 4 (22.22%) Customer Insight
2 4 (22.22%) Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Information Management
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) R
3 5 (27.78%) VB
3 5 (27.78%) C
3 5 (27.78%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (22.22%) MapBasic
4 4 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) VBA
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (16.67%) VBScript
6 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint