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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Office Open XML (OpenXML)
Rank - 877 881
Permanent jobs citing OOXML 0 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% 0.017%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.016% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 20
Average salary - £48,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary - £48,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +47.69%

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
41868 44748 47866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.80% 40.88% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35962 38335 42431
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 November 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Telerik
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Kendo UI
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP

OOXML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (80.00%) Kendo UI
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Telerik
2 1 (20.00%) Dundas
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft