The table below looks at the statistics for OOXML 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 OOXML over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Office Open XML (OpenXML)
Rank - - 211
Permanent jobs citing OOXML 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -7.69%
OOXML
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
1976 1972 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.27% 36.54% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1792 1688 1704
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%