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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenROAD
Rank - 862 875
Permanent jobs citing OpenROAD 0 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.012% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.059% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 10
Average salary - £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22033 21973 22832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.16% 21.07% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18745 18001 19759
Average salary £43,500 £42,800 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.63% +0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

OpenROAD
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenROAD within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenROAD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenROAD
Salary Trend

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

OpenROAD Salary Trend in the UK

OpenROAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenROAD 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 OpenROAD.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (83.33%) Visualisation
2 10 (83.33%) Ingres
2 10 (83.33%) Statistics
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) FrontRange
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Sybase
3 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (16.67%) International Banking
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) Intranet
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management

OpenROAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (83.33%) Ingres
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Software Programmer
1 10 (83.33%) Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Visualisation
1 10 (83.33%) Statistics
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITSM
1 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) FrontRange
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Sybase
1 2 (16.67%) CA