The table below looks at the statistics for Open Workbench skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Workbench over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Workbench
Rank 873 905 870
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -35
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 19 9 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.008% 0.028%
As % of the Applications category 0.12% 0.050% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 12
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £32,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+76.92% -31.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15860 17997 16388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.46% 15.35% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12791 14399 13545
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Open Workbench
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Workbench within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Open Workbench Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Open Workbench
Salary Trend

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

Open Workbench Salary Trend in the UK

Open Workbench
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Workbench over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 within the UK.

Open Workbench Salary Histogram in the UK

Open Workbench
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Workbench within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +29 19 £57,500 +76.92% 1
West Midlands -3 10 £80,000 -
Shropshire - 6 £80,000 -
Telford - 6 £80,000 -
Yorkshire +6 5 £26,000 -
South East - 5 £60,000 -
Birmingham -1 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £26,000 -
South Yorkshire +2 2 - -
Sheffield -10 2 - -
Worthing - 2 £80,000 -
Leeds - 2 £26,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £57,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £80,000 -
Kent - 2 £57,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £29,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £29,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £29,000 -

Open Workbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Open Workbench 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 Open Workbench.

1 28 (84.85%) Project Management
2 16 (48.48%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) MS Office
4 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) Banking
5 9 (27.27%) ISEB
6 8 (24.24%) Programme Management
6 8 (24.24%) SDLC
7 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
7 7 (21.21%) MS Project
8 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (18.18%) Change Control
9 5 (15.15%) CA PPM
9 5 (15.15%) Quality Management
9 5 (15.15%) Change Management
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.15%) CA
9 5 (15.15%) Line Management
10 4 (12.12%) Remedy
10 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.12%) Legal
10 4 (12.12%) Validation
10 4 (12.12%) PMP
10 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
10 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
10 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
10 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
10 4 (12.12%) Reference Data

Open Workbench
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Open Workbench 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 Open Workbench. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Office
2 7 (21.21%) MS Project
3 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) CA PPM
2 1 (3.03%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.03%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.03%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Project Manager
2 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Assistant Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Data Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Risk Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Telephony Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) PMO Lead
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Reference Data
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Project Management
2 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Programme Management
3 8 (24.24%) SDLC
4 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
5 6 (18.18%) Change Control
5 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.15%) Quality Management
6 5 (15.15%) Change Management
6 5 (15.15%) Line Management
7 4 (12.12%) Validation
7 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
7 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
8 3 (9.09%) Open Source
8 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.06%) Document Management
9 2 (6.06%) Coaching
10 1 (3.03%) Dependency Management
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) PMP
2 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
3 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (9.09%) APMP
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) P3O
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.15%) CA
2 4 (12.12%) Remedy
3 1 (3.03%) Planview
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco