The table below looks at the statistics for OpenWorks skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenWorks over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Halliburton OpenWorks
Rank 897 866 912
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +46
Permanent jobs citing OpenWorks 6 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.001% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.068% 0.011% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £100,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 - £52,500

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8879 8874 9757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.77% 8.34% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6875 6955 8010
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

OpenWorks
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenWorks
Salary Trend

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

OpenWorks Salary Trend in the UK

OpenWorks
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 15 September 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
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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
South East -21 3 £100,000 -
England -36 3 £100,000 -
Scotland - 3 £100,000 -
Aberdeen - 3 £100,000 -
Surrey - 3 £100,000 -

OpenWorks
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenWorks 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 OpenWorks.

1 9 (90.00%) Data Management
2 6 (60.00%) EPoS
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Dutch Language
2 6 (60.00%) French Language
2 6 (60.00%) Italian Language
2 6 (60.00%) Norwegian Language
2 6 (60.00%) Spanish Language
2 6 (60.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling

OpenWorks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenWorks 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 OpenWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (60.00%) Dutch Language
1 6 (60.00%) French Language
1 6 (60.00%) Italian Language
1 6 (60.00%) Norwegian Language
1 6 (60.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Consultant
2 6 (60.00%) Management Consultant
2 6 (60.00%) Data Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Development Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Business Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) EPoS
2 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Data Management
2 6 (60.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle