The table below looks at the statistics for Open Workbench 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 Open Workbench over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Workbench
Rank - 209 203
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.037% 0.021%
As % of the Applications category - 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
Open Workbench
England

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
856 946 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.28% 17.39% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 708 823 621
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

Open Workbench
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Open Workbench Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Open Workbench
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Open Workbench Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Open Workbench
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Open Workbench 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 Workbench.

1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Open Workbench 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 Workbench. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) PMO Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning