The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text 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 Open Text over the 3 months to 6 March 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 the Open Text Corporation.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text
Rank 239 233 248
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Open Text 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.060% 0.061% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,274 £40,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -29.82%
Open Text
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
2929 2907 3432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.00% 44.66% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2407 2346 2808
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Open Text
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Open Text Salary Trend in the North West

Open Text
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 Open Text within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 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
(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
Merseyside - 4 - -
Open Text
England

Open Text
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Open Text 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 Text.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Content Management
2 4 (57.14%) Document Management
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) Documentum
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Alfresco
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Legal

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Open Text 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 Text. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) Documentum
1 4 (57.14%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
1 4 (57.14%) Document Management
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 4 (57.14%) IBM