The table below looks at the statistics for Open Workbench skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Workbench over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Workbench
Rank 840 892 848
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -44
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 19 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.008% 0.025%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.053% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £32,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+76.92% -31.57%
Open Workbench
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14832 16931 15404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.47% 15.39% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12146 13699 12820
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Open Workbench
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Workbench across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Open Workbench Jobs Demand Trend in England

Open Workbench
Salary Trend in England

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

Open Workbench Salary Trend in England

Open Workbench
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Workbench across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Open Workbench Salary Histogram in England

Open Workbench
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Workbench within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 -6 10 £80,000 -
Yorkshire +4 5 £26,000 -
South East - 5 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £29,000 -
Open Workbench
UK

Open Workbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Open Workbench 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 Open Workbench.

1 28 (87.50%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) MS Office
4 11 (34.38%) PRINCE2
4 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) Banking
5 9 (28.13%) ISEB
6 8 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 8 (25.00%) SDLC
7 7 (21.88%) Software Delivery
7 7 (21.88%) MS Project
8 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (18.75%) Change Control
9 5 (15.63%) CA PPM
9 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) CA
9 5 (15.63%) Line Management
10 4 (12.50%) Remedy
10 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.50%) Change Management
10 4 (12.50%) Legal
10 4 (12.50%) Validation
10 4 (12.50%) PMP
10 4 (12.50%) PMI Certification
10 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
10 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
10 4 (12.50%) Reference Data
11 3 (9.38%) Open Source

Open Workbench
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Open Workbench 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 Open Workbench. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Project
3 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) CA PPM
2 1 (3.13%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.13%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Xcelsius
1 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Data Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Risk Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Assistant Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.13%) PMO Lead
6 1 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Junior
6 1 (3.13%) Telephony Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Reference Data
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Project Management
2 11 (34.38%) PRINCE2
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 8 (25.00%) SDLC
4 7 (21.88%) Software Delivery
5 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.75%) Change Control
6 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
6 5 (15.63%) Line Management
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) Validation
7 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
8 3 (9.38%) Open Source
8 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.25%) Coaching
9 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.13%) Document Management
10 1 (3.13%) Dependency Management
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) PMP
2 4 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (9.38%) APMP
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.63%) CA
2 4 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (3.13%) Planview
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco