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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank 210 213 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing OLE 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.071% 0.038% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £25,000 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £26,000 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
1929 1980 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.06% 37.38% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1766 1705
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 November 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
(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 +5 1 £25,000 -3.84%
OLE
England

OLE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) ADO
1 4 (100.00%) ODBC
1 4 (100.00%) ActiveX
1 4 (100.00%) DTS
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) DAO
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) COM
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

OLE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DTS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Trainee Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Trainee Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Trainee
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) ADO
1 4 (100.00%) ODBC
1 4 (100.00%) ActiveX
1 4 (100.00%) DAO
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft