The first table below looks at the demand for OCX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OCX over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OLE Custom Controls (OCX)
Rank 905 - 910
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OCX 12 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% - 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.025% - 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 13
Average salary £43,750 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 - £35,000
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OCX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OCX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OCX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OCX
Salary Trend

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

OCX Salary Trend in the UK

OCX
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OCX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

OCX Salary Histogram in the UK

OCX
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OCX within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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 - 11 £47,500 - 3
London - 8 £50,000 -
City of London - 3 £50,000 -
Bristol - 2 £27,250 - 1
South West - 2 £27,250 - 1
Wales - 1 £27,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £27,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £27,000 -
South Wales - 1 £27,000 -

OCX
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OCX 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 OCX.

1 12 (100.00%) VBScript
1 12 (100.00%) VB
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MSI
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (66.67%) CA
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 4 (33.33%) AppSense
5 1 (8.33%) Legal

OCX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OCX 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 OCX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) VBScript
1 12 (100.00%) VB
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) CA
2 4 (33.33%) AppSense
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 42000 + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago