The table below looks at the statistics for OpenROAD skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenROAD over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenROAD
Rank 867 849 877
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs citing OpenROAD 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.009% 0.024% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £29,000 £38,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.67% +32.75%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £38,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +32.75%
OpenROAD
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22873 20463 22875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.91% 20.12% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18854 17453 19702
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OpenROAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenROAD Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenROAD
Salary Trend in England

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

OpenROAD Salary Trend in England

OpenROAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenROAD within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 West - 2 £29,000 -
OpenROAD
UK

OpenROAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OpenROAD 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 OpenROAD.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (80.00%) Ingres
4 7 (70.00%) Client/Server
4 7 (70.00%) Intranet
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (50.00%) Memory Management
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (50.00%) NAS
5 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (50.00%) NetApp
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
6 4 (40.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) UNIX
7 3 (30.00%) C
7 3 (30.00%) DTS
8 2 (20.00%) Local Government
8 2 (20.00%) FrontRange
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (20.00%) International Banking

OpenROAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Intranet
2 5 (50.00%) NAS
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (80.00%) Ingres
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (30.00%) DTS
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (20.00%) Local Government
1 2 (20.00%) International Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Server Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Senior DBA
3 2 (20.00%) OpenROAD Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WPF
1 2 (20.00%) WinForms
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) VB
6 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) NetApp
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) FrontRange
3 2 (20.00%) CA
3 2 (20.00%) Sybase
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) ICL