The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of OpenText 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 OpenText over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenText
Rank 223 210 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenText 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.099% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £73,750 £39,274 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+87.78% -1.81%
OpenText
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
2507 2317 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.04% 45.79% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2060 2028 1686
Average salary £41,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OpenText
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenText Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OpenText
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenText Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OpenText
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenText across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

OpenText Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

OpenText
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 OpenText within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 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
Birmingham -6 2 £90,000 -
Walsall - 2 £90,000 -
Coventry - 1 £32,500 -
Dudley - 1 £30,000 -
OpenText
England

OpenText
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OpenText 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 OpenText.

1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) CMS
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) W3C
4 2 (25.00%) FatWire
4 2 (25.00%) RedDot
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics

OpenText
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing OpenText 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 OpenText. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) Liferay
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
4 2 (25.00%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Content Management
1 2 (25.00%) Document Management
1 2 (25.00%) Email Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
1 2 (25.00%) Presales
1 2 (25.00%) Process Management
1 2 (25.00%) SEO
1 2 (25.00%) SOA
1 2 (25.00%) Web Design
1 2 (25.00%) Web Development
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) FatWire
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Metastorm
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Pega
1 2 (25.00%) RedDot
1 2 (25.00%) Vignette