The table below looks at the statistics for OOXML skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOXML over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Office Open XML (OpenXML)
Rank - 966 976
Permanent jobs citing OOXML 0 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.012% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 14
Average salary - £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary - £55,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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
39624 41814 48288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 37.79% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34224 35518 40795
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OOXML
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OOXML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OOXML
Salary Trend

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

OOXML Salary Trend in the UK

OOXML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OOXML 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 OOXML.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) ATL
1 4 (100.00%) COM+
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3

OOXML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing OOXML 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 OOXML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Web Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) ATL
1 4 (100.00%) COM+
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) FactSet
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase