The table below looks at the statistics for OLE skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 200 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OLE 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -37.50%
OLE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1725 1577 2033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.36% 35.75% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1356 1847
Average salary £38,750 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.72% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OLE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OLE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLE across the West Midlands region.

OLE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OLE
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Worcestershire - 3 £25,000 -
OLE
England

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OLE 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 OLE.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) ADO
1 7 (100.00%) ODBC
1 7 (100.00%) ActiveX
1 7 (100.00%) DTS
1 7 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (100.00%) DAO
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 7 (100.00%) System Testing
2 5 (71.43%) VB
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) COM
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Ingres
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) MapBasic
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) XHTML
4 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) VBScript
4 3 (42.86%) C

OLE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OLE 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 OLE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) DTS
2 4 (57.14%) Ingres
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Web Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Applications Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Trainee Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Trainee Web Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Trainee
5 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) ADO
1 7 (100.00%) ODBC
1 7 (100.00%) ActiveX
1 7 (100.00%) DAO
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) COM
3 3 (42.86%) XHTML
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) System Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) VB
3 4 (57.14%) MapBasic
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) VBScript
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft