Period
to 22 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Open Workbench skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Workbench over the 6 months to 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Workbench
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1010 1112 1181
Rank change year-on-year +102 +69 +6
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 11 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.14% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
UK median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +54.41% +13.33%
10th Percentile £51,875 £34,800 £30,500
90th Percentile £61,625 £53,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +56.72% +11.67%

Open Workbench is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 9,991 13,119 14,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.64% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7,913 9,798 11,765
UK median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -1.52%

Open Workbench
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Open Workbench as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Open Workbench in the UK

Open Workbench
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Open Workbench in the UK

Open Workbench
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Workbench within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2020. 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 +79 11 £56,250 +7.14% 1
UK excluding London +96 2 £56,250 +7.14% 1
London +79 2 - -
Midlands +34 1 £52,500 -
West Midlands +20 1 £52,500 -
East of England - 1 £60,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, IT jobs citing Open Workbench 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 Open Workbench.

1 11 (100.00%) Change Management
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (81.82%) ISEB
3 9 (81.82%) Programme Management
3 9 (81.82%) Service Delivery
3 9 (81.82%) PMO
3 9 (81.82%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Conflict Management
5 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (18.18%) Commercial Awareness
5 2 (18.18%) Project Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Confluence
6 1 (9.09%) JIRA

Open Workbench
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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) PMO Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) PMO Lead
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Agile Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Change Management
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
3 9 (81.82%) Collaborative Working
3 9 (81.82%) Programme Management
3 9 (81.82%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Resource Management
5 2 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (18.18%) Commercial Awareness
5 2 (18.18%) Conflict Management
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (18.18%) Project Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) PMO