The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Yorkshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Micro Focus.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Micro Focus
Rank 206 166 168
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +2
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.041% 0.20% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% 0.42% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.33%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2329 1654 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.64% 47.06% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1725 1276 1355
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Micro Focus
Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Micro Focus Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Bradford - 1 £34,000 -
Micro Focus
Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus.

1 10 (100.00%) COBOL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (70.00%) Tuxedo
3 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) HPUX
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) UNIX
5 5 (50.00%) SOA
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (50.00%) C
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Middleware
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (50.00%) OpenView
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) Replication
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
5 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (50.00%) HP NNM
5 5 (50.00%) Brocade
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Tuxedo
2 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) JDeveloper
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (20.00%) Toad
3 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) WPF
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
1 5 (50.00%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) HPUX
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SOA
1 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) COBOL
2 9 (90.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (50.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) VB
7 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (20.00%) VB6
7 2 (20.00%) JCL
8 1 (10.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) OpenView
1 5 (50.00%) HP NNM
1 5 (50.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Brocade
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Infragistics