The table below looks at the statistics for OpenROAD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenROAD over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenROAD
Rank 905 960 965
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +5
Permanent jobs citing OpenROAD 5 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.029% 0.030% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Median salary £40,750 £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.83% +3.44%
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+35.83% +3.44%

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
17078 19891 22600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 18.16% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14451 16569 18257
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenROAD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OpenROAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

OpenROAD Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenROAD
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenROAD within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 5 £40,750 +35.83%
South West - 5 £40,750 -
Chippenham - 4 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 4 £42,500 -
Bristol - 1 £22,500 -

OpenROAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing OpenROAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OpenROAD.

1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle
4 11 (68.75%) VB
5 9 (56.25%) Banking
5 9 (56.25%) SDLC
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) Back Office
7 6 (37.50%) ITSM
7 6 (37.50%) xBase
7 6 (37.50%) Clipper
7 6 (37.50%) DataFlex
7 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 6 (37.50%) LINC
7 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
7 6 (37.50%) FrontRange
7 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
7 6 (37.50%) PROIV
7 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (37.50%) Client/Server
7 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
7 6 (37.50%) CA
7 6 (37.50%) PowerBuilder
7 6 (37.50%) Uniface
7 6 (37.50%) Intranet
7 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
7 6 (37.50%) C++
7 6 (37.50%) COBOL
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server

OpenROAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Informix
3 4 (25.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (37.50%) PowerBuilder
1 6 (37.50%) PROIV
General
1 9 (56.25%) Banking
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Back Office
4 2 (12.50%) International Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Uniface Developer
3 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Graduate
3 4 (25.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Tandem
2 3 (18.75%) W3C
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) SDLC
2 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 6 (37.50%) ITSM
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) VB
4 6 (37.50%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) Clipper
4 6 (37.50%) COBOL
4 6 (37.50%) DataFlex
4 6 (37.50%) LINC
4 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Uniface
4 6 (37.50%) xBase
5 5 (31.25%) C
5 5 (31.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 5 (31.25%) RPG
6 4 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) CA
2 6 (37.50%) FrontRange
2 6 (37.50%) Sybase