The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Open Text products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Text over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Open Text Corporation.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Text
Rank 206 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Text 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,274 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -33.33%
Open Text
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2342 2076 2360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.95% 49.57% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2014 1626 1956
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Open Text
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Text across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Open Text Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Open Text
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Open Text Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Open Text
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 Open Text within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Birmingham - 8 - -
Open Text
England

Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Open Text 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 Open Text.

1 24 (82.76%) SharePoint
2 22 (75.86%) Content Management
3 21 (72.41%) Document Management
3 21 (72.41%) Documentum
3 21 (72.41%) Alfresco
4 20 (68.97%) EMC
5 17 (58.62%) IBM
5 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
7 13 (44.83%) Migration
8 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
9 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (34.48%) Process Management
10 10 (34.48%) BPR
10 10 (34.48%) Information Architecture
11 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
12 7 (24.14%) FileNet
12 7 (24.14%) Stellent
12 7 (24.14%) Adobe
12 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
12 7 (24.14%) Oracle
13 6 (20.69%) HP
13 6 (20.69%) Scrum
13 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
14 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
14 5 (17.24%) HTML
14 5 (17.24%) Java
14 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
14 5 (17.24%) CSS
15 4 (13.79%) Servlets

Open Text
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Open Text 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 Open Text. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (82.76%) SharePoint
2 21 (72.41%) Documentum
2 21 (72.41%) Alfresco
3 7 (24.14%) FileNet
4 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
5 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (10.34%) CMS
6 1 (3.45%) LiveLink
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Enfinity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (10.34%) Back Office
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Business Analyst
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Management Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Management Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 3 (10.34%) Senior SharePoint Architect
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Architect
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) CSS
2 4 (13.79%) Servlets
2 4 (13.79%) J2EE
2 4 (13.79%) Spring
3 3 (10.34%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) XSL
3 3 (10.34%) XHTML
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (3.45%) RESTful
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Content Management
2 21 (72.41%) Document Management
3 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) Migration
5 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (34.48%) BPR
6 10 (34.48%) Process Management
6 10 (34.48%) Information Architecture
7 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) Scrum
8 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
9 3 (10.34%) SOA
9 3 (10.34%) UML
9 3 (10.34%) OO
9 3 (10.34%) CRM
9 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (10.34%) Metadata Management
9 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
9 3 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
1 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) EMC
2 17 (58.62%) IBM
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) Adobe
4 7 (24.14%) Stellent
4 7 (24.14%) Oracle
5 6 (20.69%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) Intershop
7 1 (3.45%) SAP