The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Micro Focus.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Micro Focus
Rank 248 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.089% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
Micro Focus
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2923 3257 3056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.46% 44.38% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2339 2520 2588
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Micro Focus
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus across the North West region.

Micro Focus Salary Trend in the North West

Micro Focus
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cheshire - 6 - -
Micro Focus
England

Micro Focus
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (100.00%) Coaching

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (100.00%) SilkTest
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Test Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) HP