The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenROAD
Rank 897 878 920
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +42
Permanent jobs citing OpenROAD 20 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.080% 0.022% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £22,943
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +37.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,500 £22,943
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +37.29%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25137 23188 25082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.72% 20.88% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20671 19507 21871
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenROAD over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

OpenROAD Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenROAD
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenROAD within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -34 17 £37,500 +19.04%
South West +4 13 £37,500 +19.04%
Wiltshire - 13 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £30,500 -
South Wales - 3 - -
Wales - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £30,500 -
Newport - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £30,500 -
East of England - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Trowbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Essex - 1 - -

OpenROAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) Ingres
2 27 (84.38%) Relational Database
3 20 (62.50%) Local Government
4 17 (53.13%) RDBMS
5 16 (50.00%) Java
6 13 (40.63%) Windows
7 12 (37.50%) C
7 12 (37.50%) .NET
8 11 (34.38%) C#
8 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
8 11 (34.38%) Scrum
8 11 (34.38%) WinForms
9 10 (31.25%) SQL
10 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
10 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (25.00%) Workflow
11 8 (25.00%) WPF
11 8 (25.00%) C++
11 8 (25.00%) UML
12 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 5 (15.63%) SAS
13 5 (15.63%) VB
13 5 (15.63%) OO
13 5 (15.63%) Statistics
13 5 (15.63%) Finance
13 5 (15.63%) Data Management
13 5 (15.63%) Information Management
14 4 (12.50%) UNIX
14 4 (12.50%) Internet

OpenROAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (15.63%) SAS
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.13%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 3 (9.38%) Intranet
2 3 (9.38%) NAS
3 1 (3.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Ingres
2 27 (84.38%) Relational Database
3 17 (53.13%) RDBMS
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.25%) DTS
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 20 (62.50%) Local Government
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Development Manager
3 3 (9.38%) DBA
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 2 (6.25%) OpenROAD Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Server Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Senior DBA
5 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
2 11 (34.38%) WinForms
3 8 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Statistics
2 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Scrum
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Workflow
3 8 (25.00%) UML
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.63%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) Data Management
5 5 (15.63%) Information Management
6 3 (9.38%) Memory Management
6 3 (9.38%) Product Management
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) C
3 11 (34.38%) C#
4 10 (31.25%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) C++
6 5 (15.63%) VB
7 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) NetApp
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Cognos
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) ICL