The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Micro Focus
Rank 903 871 877
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +6
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 16 3 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.003% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.028% 0.006% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 22
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £77,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56972 54308 60182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.05% 48.84% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45601 44207 50746
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Micro Focus
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the UK.

Micro Focus Salary Trend in the UK

Micro Focus
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Micro Focus over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 within the UK.

Micro Focus Salary Histogram in the UK

Micro Focus
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -18 15 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £35,000 - 1
Leeds - 6 £32,500 -
South West - 4 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
Bristol - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £27,500 -
Trowbridge - 2 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £27,500 -
Bradford - 1 - -
London - 1 - -

Micro Focus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 21 (87.50%) COBOL
2 18 (75.00%) Oracle
3 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (37.50%) IBM
6 9 (37.50%) UNIX
7 8 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) C#
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
8 7 (29.17%) C++
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (29.17%) SOA
9 6 (25.00%) VB
9 6 (25.00%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) Linux
9 6 (25.00%) Middleware
9 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
10 5 (20.83%) VMware
10 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (20.83%) Finance
10 5 (20.83%) HPUX
10 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
10 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
10 5 (20.83%) Tuxedo
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) OpenView
10 5 (20.83%) HP

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (20.83%) Tuxedo
2 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) CICS
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (8.33%) GlassFish
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (4.17%) CMS
5 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) DB2
3 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (8.33%) MS Access
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.17%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (16.67%) JDeveloper
3 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.33%) Toad
5 1 (4.17%) SilkTest
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Music Industry
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) COBOL Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Mainframe Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) Middleware
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) WPF
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) WCF
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Streams
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) LINQ
6 1 (4.17%) JSP
6 1 (4.17%) ActiveX
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Java EE
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (12.50%) AS400
2 3 (12.50%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) iSeries
2 3 (12.50%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) UNIX
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) HPUX
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) SOA
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 3 (12.50%) Product Management
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) BPEL
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) COBOL
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (29.17%) C++
5 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
6 6 (25.00%) VB
7 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
8 4 (16.67%) VB6
9 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 3 (12.50%) C
9 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 2 (8.33%) JCL
11 1 (4.17%) VC++
11 1 (4.17%) VBScript
11 1 (4.17%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (12.50%) TickIT
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) OpenView
2 3 (12.50%) HP NNM
2 3 (12.50%) HP SIM
3 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) IBM
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Brocade
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) BEA
5 2 (8.33%) BMC
5 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
5 2 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) Infragistics
6 1 (4.17%) Intel
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago