Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Workbench
UK
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 970 1119 1203
Rank change year-on-year +149 +84 -13
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 12 12 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Applications category 0.14% 0.096% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +61.54% -19.25%
10th Percentile £42,850 £41,250 £27,950
90th Percentile £60,500 £53,750 £58,450
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +61.54% -1.52%

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 8,704 12,529 15,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.56% 8.41% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6,792 9,304 11,914
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,907 £21,500
90th Percentile £69,950 £68,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% +6.06% +1.54%

Open Workbench
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Workbench in the UK

Open Workbench
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Open Workbench.

Salary trend for Open Workbench in the UK

Open Workbench
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Open Workbench over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram 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 9 April 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 +135 12 £55,000 +4.76% 1
UK excluding London +132 5 £55,000 +4.76% 1
South East +76 2 £47,250 - 1
East of England - 2 £57,500 -
West Midlands +52 1 £52,500 -
Midlands +46 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 9 April 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 12 (100.00%) Change Management
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Project Management
3 8 (66.67%) ISEB
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (66.67%) PMO
3 8 (66.67%) Project Delivery
4 7 (58.33%) Resource Management
4 7 (58.33%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (58.33%) Programme Management
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (33.33%) SAP
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Project Governance
6 4 (33.33%) Change Control
6 4 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
6 4 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (33.33%) Line Management
7 3 (25.00%) Skype
7 3 (25.00%) P3O
7 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (16.67%) Conflict Management
9 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting

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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) PMO Lead
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Junior PMO
4 2 (16.67%) Junior PMO Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) PMO Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Agile Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PMO
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PMO Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Change Management
2 9 (75.00%) Project Management
3 8 (66.67%) Project Delivery
3 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 7 (58.33%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (58.33%) Programme Management
4 7 (58.33%) Resource Management
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (33.33%) Change Control
6 4 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
6 4 (33.33%) Line Management
6 4 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (33.33%) Project Governance
6 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) Conflict Management
9 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 1 (8.33%) DevOps
9 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) PMO
2 3 (25.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Niku