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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Text
Rank 201 - 197
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Text 15 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% - 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 6
Average salary £60,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
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
2550 2463 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.62% 50.76% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 2025 2032
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Text across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Open Text Salary Histogram 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 24 December 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
Birmingham - 11 £60,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £42,500 -
Open Text
England

Open Text
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (68.97%) SharePoint
1 20 (68.97%) EMC
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) Documentum
3 14 (48.28%) Content Management
4 13 (44.83%) IBM
4 13 (44.83%) Migration
4 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) Document Management
4 13 (44.83%) Alfresco
5 10 (34.48%) CRM
6 8 (27.59%) FileNet
6 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
6 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) Oracle
7 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
7 7 (24.14%) SOA
7 7 (24.14%) Adobe
7 7 (24.14%) EDRMS
7 7 (24.14%) Back Office
7 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (24.14%) CMS
7 7 (24.14%) Stellent
7 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
7 7 (24.14%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (24.14%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (24.14%) Taxonomies
7 7 (24.14%) Metadata Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (68.97%) SharePoint
2 14 (48.28%) Documentum
3 13 (44.83%) Alfresco
4 8 (27.59%) FileNet
5 7 (24.14%) CMS
5 7 (24.14%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.45%) LiveLink
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Enfinity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) EDRMS
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (24.14%) Back Office
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 7 (24.14%) SharePoint Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Architect
3 7 (24.14%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Senior SharePoint Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Management Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Management Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) CRM 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%) Spring
2 4 (13.79%) J2EE
2 4 (13.79%) Web Services
3 3 (10.34%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) XSL
3 3 (10.34%) XHTML
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
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%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Content Management
2 13 (44.83%) Document Management
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Migration
3 10 (34.48%) CRM
4 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (24.14%) SOA
4 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
4 7 (24.14%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (24.14%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Metadata Management
5 6 (20.69%) Information Architecture
5 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) BPR
5 6 (20.69%) Process Management
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) UML
7 3 (10.34%) OO
8 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) EMC
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) IBM
4 7 (24.14%) Stellent
4 7 (24.14%) Adobe
4 7 (24.14%) Oracle
5 6 (20.69%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) Intershop
7 1 (3.45%) SAP