The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OLE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OLE over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 958 969
Rank change year-on-year +101 +11  
Permanent jobs citing OLE 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.011% 0.010% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £110,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +158.82% -  
UK excluding London median salary - £40,000 -

OLE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35215 39988 41906
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.76% 38.50% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 29908 34551 35615
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

OLE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing OLE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for OLE in the UK

OLE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OLE in the UK

OLE
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLE within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +98 3 £110,000 +97.30% 4
London +62 1 £110,000 +37.50% 1
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
City of London - 1 £110,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing OLE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OLE.

1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) IBM Notes
2 3 (37.50%) IBM Domino
2 3 (37.50%) ABAP
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Lotus
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) IBM Connections
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Demand Management
3 2 (25.00%) LSMW
3 2 (25.00%) Billing
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) LIMS
3 2 (25.00%) EDI
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) SAP ALE
4 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery

OLE
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 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (37.50%) IBM Connections
1 3 (37.50%) IBM Domino
1 3 (37.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) LiveCycle
2 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) LSMW
2 1 (12.50%) JDeveloper
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) NWDS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Composer
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Lotus Notes Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) E-Business Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) BAPI
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) SAP ALE
3 1 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) LIMS
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Demand Management
1 2 (25.00%) Logistics
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) DRM
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) ABAP
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) PHP 5
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SAPscript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) Lotus
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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