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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Office Open XML (OpenXML)
Rank 932 934 931
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing OOXML 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.008% 0.008% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +41.02%
UK excluding London average salary - £60,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%

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
38462 39657 43497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 37.25% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33171 34125 36259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOXML within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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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 +20 3 £57,500 +4.54%
London +9 3 £57,500 +9.52%

OOXML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Banking
3 6 (60.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) RAD
4 5 (50.00%) Law
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (50.00%) MVVM
4 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (40.00%) CSS3
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) Analytics
5 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (40.00%) FactSet
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint

OOXML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (90.00%) Banking
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Law
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Web Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) ATL
4 4 (40.00%) COM+
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) MVVM
1 5 (50.00%) RAD
1 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) FactSet
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) Sybase