The table below looks at the statistics for OLE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 226 204 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing OLE 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% 0.079% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.039% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £26,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+111.53% -25.71%
OLE
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2597 2187 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.10% 43.19% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 1937 1943
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLE across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OLE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OLE
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OLE Salary Trend in the South West

OLE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLE within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Dorset - 1 £42,500 -
OLE
England

OLE
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) DTS
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

OLE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DTS
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft