The table below looks at the statistics for OLE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 869 951 976
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +25
Permanent jobs citing OLE 7 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.020% 0.010% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 12
Median salary £39,750 £57,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.86% +93.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £57,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,425 £57,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £57,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
-30.86% +93.27%

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
35201 40568 42032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.27% 38.20% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30399 34769 36145
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OLE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLE over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

OLE Salary Histogram in the UK

OLE
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLE within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +73 7 £39,750 -30.86%
London - 4 £55,000 -
North West - 2 £39,750 -
Preston - 2 £39,750 -
Lancashire - 2 £39,750 -
East Midlands - 1 £17,250 -
Derbyshire - 1 £17,250 -
Chesterfield - 1 £17,250 -

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing OLE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OLE.

1 20 (76.92%) XML
2 15 (57.69%) MS Office
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 11 (42.31%) WebSpeed
4 11 (42.31%) COM
4 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 11 (42.31%) XHTML
4 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
4 11 (42.31%) Client/Server
4 11 (42.31%) OpenEdge
4 11 (42.31%) Progress 4GL
4 11 (42.31%) Progress
5 8 (30.77%) Banking
6 7 (26.92%) IBM
6 7 (26.92%) IBM Notes
6 7 (26.92%) IBM Domino
6 7 (26.92%) Lotus
6 7 (26.92%) Blackberry
6 7 (26.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (26.92%) IBM Connections
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 3 (11.54%) Finance
10 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
10 2 (7.69%) Workflow
10 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.69%) Data Management

OLE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (42.31%) OpenEdge
2 7 (26.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (26.92%) IBM Connections
2 7 (26.92%) IBM Domino
2 7 (26.92%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Office
2 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) WebSpeed
2 1 (3.85%) Ant
2 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.85%) EasyMock
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Mockito
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 8 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Progress 4GL Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Progress Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Senior Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Senior Progress Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Administrator
3 7 (26.92%) Lotus Notes Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Domino Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Technical Support
6 2 (7.69%) Delphi Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Financial Controller
7 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) XML
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) COM
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) XHTML
4 1 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Client/Server
2 7 (26.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Data Management
1 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
1 2 (7.69%) Workflow
2 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.85%) BDD
2 1 (3.85%) Content Management
2 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) Revenue Recognition
2 1 (3.85%) TDD
2 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) Progress 4GL
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) C
4 2 (7.69%) Delphi
4 2 (7.69%) Pascal
4 2 (7.69%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CISSP
1 2 (7.69%) GCIA
1 2 (7.69%) GCIH
1 2 (7.69%) PhD
2 1 (3.85%) ACCA
2 1 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Progress
3 7 (26.92%) IBM
3 7 (26.92%) Lotus
4 2 (7.69%) Bomgar
4 2 (7.69%) Remedy
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle