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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Office Open XML (OpenXML)
Rank - 210 -
Permanent jobs citing OOXML 0 1 0
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 1 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +50.00%
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
2020 1934 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.91% 35.00% 39.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1732 1720 1663
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -