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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Workbench
Rank 227 214 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% 0.020% -
As % of the Applications category 0.29% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £26,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.75% -41.11%
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
693 802 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.17% 15.85% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 564 692 572
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,369 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
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 Workbench within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Shropshire - 2 £27,000 -
Open Workbench
England

Open Workbench
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 6 (54.55%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Resource Management
3 5 (45.45%) Change Control
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
4 4 (36.36%) Line Management
4 4 (36.36%) Project Governance
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Niku
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Confluence
7 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) PMO Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Project Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) Resource Management
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Change Control
4 4 (36.36%) Line Management
4 4 (36.36%) Project Governance
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Niku