Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Micro Focus over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Micro Focus
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1089 1181 1217
Rank change year-on-year +92 +36 +65
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 44 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.065% 0.029% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 9
UK median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% +25.00% -48.11%
10th Percentile £39,500 £26,650 £21,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £52,750 £27,700
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £29,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year +41.38% +20.83% -31.43%

Micro Focus is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 68,171 79,690 81,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.69% 44.35% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 52,584 61,710 65,551
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Micro Focus
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Micro Focus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Micro Focus in the UK

Micro Focus
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Micro Focus in the UK

Micro Focus
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Micro Focus over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Micro Focus in the UK

Micro Focus
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the UK over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +67 40 £50,000 +66.67% 13
UK excluding London +61 24 £41,000 +41.38% 13
London +76 20 £75,000 +66.67%
North of England +44 14 £41,000 +41.38% 3
North West - 13 £41,000 - 2
Scotland - 4 - -
East of England +33 3 - -
Midlands +37 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +28 1 £50,000 +72.41% 1
East Midlands +21 1 - -
South East +20 1 £35,000 -26.32% 8
South West +14 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing Micro Focus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Micro Focus.

1 20 (45.45%) LoadRunner
1 20 (45.45%) Performance Testing
1 20 (45.45%) Performance Engineering
2 19 (43.18%) DevOps
2 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) Java
4 17 (38.64%) Linux
5 16 (36.36%) Windows
5 16 (36.36%) JMeter
5 16 (36.36%) Splunk
5 16 (36.36%) New Relic
5 16 (36.36%) AppDynamics
6 14 (31.82%) Performance Analysis
6 14 (31.82%) Banking
7 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
7 13 (29.55%) Unix
8 12 (27.27%) Finance
8 12 (27.27%) SOASTA, Inc
9 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (25.00%) .NET
10 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 10 (22.73%) Degree
11 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
11 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
11 9 (20.45%) SOAP
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
11 9 (20.45%) REST
11 9 (20.45%) Procedural Programming
11 9 (20.45%) Blue Prism
11 9 (20.45%) Robotic Process Automation

Micro Focus
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DHCP
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
1 4 (9.09%) Skype
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) SNMP
3 1 (2.27%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.27%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (45.45%) LoadRunner
2 16 (36.36%) JMeter
3 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.55%) JIRA
6 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.27%) Hudson
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (31.82%) Banking
2 12 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Performance Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Performance Test Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Test Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Automation Specialist
4 6 (13.64%) Performance Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Performance Test Manager
4 6 (13.64%) Test Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Performance Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.82%) Testing Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Testing Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (20.45%) REST
2 9 (20.45%) SOAP
3 4 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (6.82%) Ajax
4 3 (6.82%) HTML5
4 3 (6.82%) Node.js
4 3 (6.82%) Velocity
5 2 (4.55%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.27%) CSS
6 1 (2.27%) jQuery
6 1 (2.27%) LDAP
6 1 (2.27%) OAuth
6 1 (2.27%) OpenID
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (2.27%) SAML
6 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Robotics
2 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.82%) DataPower
3 3 (6.82%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.82%) e-Health
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 16 (36.36%) Windows
3 13 (29.55%) Unix
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.82%) SUSE
6 1 (2.27%) AIX
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Performance Engineering
1 20 (45.45%) Performance Testing
2 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) DevOps
3 14 (31.82%) Performance Analysis
4 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
5 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
6 9 (20.45%) Due Diligence
6 9 (20.45%) Procedural Programming
6 9 (20.45%) Push Notifications
6 9 (20.45%) Robotic Process Automation
7 7 (15.91%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.64%) Resource Allocation
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (9.09%) Identity Management
10 4 (9.09%) Kanban
10 4 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Java
2 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) COBOL
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.27%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) VB6
5 1 (2.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CISM
2 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) BS7799
2 1 (2.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) Firmware
2 1 (2.27%) NDS
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (6.82%) AppManager
3 3 (6.82%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (6.82%) Netcool
4 1 (2.27%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) AppDynamics
1 16 (36.36%) New Relic
1 16 (36.36%) Splunk
2 12 (27.27%) SOASTA, Inc
3 9 (20.45%) Blue Prism
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.91%) IBM
5 6 (13.64%) Cisco
6 4 (9.09%) CA
6 4 (9.09%) NetApp
6 4 (9.09%) NetIQ
7 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.82%) Clearswift
7 3 (6.82%) IronPort
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle
8 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft
9 1 (2.27%) HP
9 1 (2.27%) Kofax
9 1 (2.27%) Meridio
9 1 (2.27%) Novell