The table below looks at the statistics for OLE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 878 886 872
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing OLE 5 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.018% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.012% 0.045% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 15
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -17.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £30,000 £45,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £74,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £31,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+50.79% -38.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40417 46852 44018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.83% 39.90% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34526 40022 38253
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OLE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OLE
Salary Trend

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

OLE Salary Trend in the UK

OLE
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLE within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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
England +19 5 £47,500 +11.76% 3
London +38 4 £47,500 -20.83% 2
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) R
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (30.00%) System Testing
2 3 (30.00%) DAO
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) OSPF
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) ADO
2 3 (30.00%) ODBC
2 3 (30.00%) ActiveX
2 3 (30.00%) DTS
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) GSM
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) Ingres
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) COM
3 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) VB

OLE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD
1 2 (20.00%) MicroStation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) MPLS
1 3 (30.00%) OSPF
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) GSM
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) BGP-4
2 2 (20.00%) SS7
2 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (20.00%) ADSL2+
3 1 (10.00%) xDSL
3 1 (10.00%) VPLS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) DTS
2 2 (20.00%) Ingres
2 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) JSON
1 3 (30.00%) DAO
1 3 (30.00%) ADO
1 3 (30.00%) ODBC
1 3 (30.00%) ActiveX
2 2 (20.00%) COM
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (10.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) ETRM
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) R
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) MapBasic
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCIP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cacti
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) BT
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
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