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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
Rank - 224 -
Permanent jobs citing OLE 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.019% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.048% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +50.79%
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
2093 2072 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.36% 39.34% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1774 1884 1620
Median salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

OLE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing OLE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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