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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Workbench
Rank 900 916 851
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -65
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 14 5 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.004% 0.040%
As % of the Applications category 0.085% 0.028% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 27
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £45,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
16480 17913 16864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.85% 14.99% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13228 14504 13885
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 28 April 2015 within the UK.

Open Workbench Salary Histogram in the UK

Open Workbench
Top 21 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 28 April 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 +34 13 £45,000 - 1
South East - 5 £45,000 - 1
London +32 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Telford - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £32,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £48,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £45,000 -
Kent - 2 £48,000 -
Southampton - 2 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £30,500 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
York - 1 £32,500 -
City of London - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £30,500 - 1
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

Open Workbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 21 (84.00%) Project Management
2 14 (56.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (56.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) MS Project
4 8 (32.00%) MS Office
4 8 (32.00%) Quality Management
4 8 (32.00%) Change Management
4 8 (32.00%) Project Planning
4 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Banking
6 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 5 (20.00%) Line Management
7 4 (16.00%) PMBOK
7 4 (16.00%) Change Control
7 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
7 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (16.00%) Legal
7 4 (16.00%) Validation
7 4 (16.00%) Document Management
7 4 (16.00%) SCADA
7 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (16.00%) Smartphone
7 4 (16.00%) Reference Data
7 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 4 (16.00%) GIS
7 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) PMP
7 4 (16.00%) PMI Certification

Open Workbench
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Project
2 8 (32.00%) MS Office
3 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) CA PPM
2 1 (4.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) PPP
1 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.00%) Xcelsius
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (24.00%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Data Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Risk Manager
3 4 (16.00%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Assistant Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Project Officer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Telephony Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) J2EE
1 4 (16.00%) SOAP
1 4 (16.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) GIS
2 4 (16.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (16.00%) SCADA
2 4 (16.00%) Reference Data
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Economics
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Project Management
2 14 (56.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (32.00%) Quality Management
3 8 (32.00%) Change Management
3 8 (32.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 5 (20.00%) Line Management
6 4 (16.00%) Change Control
6 4 (16.00%) Workflow
6 4 (16.00%) Validation
6 4 (16.00%) Document Management
6 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
9 1 (4.00%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) PMP
1 4 (16.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (16.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.00%) APMP
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (16.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
1 4 (16.00%) Remedy
2 3 (12.00%) CA
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) Planview
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco