The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Optimost skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Optimost over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenText Optimost
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 443 459
Permanent jobs citing Optimost 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.026% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.39% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £67,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +92.85%  
UK excluding London median salary - £67,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +58.82%  

Optimost is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 992 1285 1506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 6.62% 6.60% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 694 1005 1138
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Optimost
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Optimost as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Optimost in the South East

Optimost
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Optimost in the South East.

Salary trend for Optimost in the South East