Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Workbench
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1086 1166 1174
Rank change year-on-year +80 +8 +92
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 19 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.006% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category 0.15% 0.074% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
UK median annual salary £52,500 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.41% +13.33% -51.02%
10th Percentile £34,800 £30,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +56.72% +11.67% -35.83%

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 12,979 14,820 15,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.59% 8.56% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9,691 11,649 12,456
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Workbench over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +85 19 £52,500 +54.41%
UK excluding London +65 10 £52,500 +56.72%
London +51 8 £52,500 -27.59%
West Midlands +51 7 £52,500 +54.41%
Midlands +39 7 £52,500 +54.41%
South East +29 3 - -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 16 (84.21%) Project Management
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) PMO
4 9 (47.37%) ISEB
5 8 (42.11%) Change Management
6 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (36.84%) JIRA
7 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
8 5 (26.32%) Atlassian
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (26.32%) TDD
8 5 (26.32%) Open Source
8 5 (26.32%) Confluence
8 5 (26.32%) APMP
8 5 (26.32%) Change Control
8 5 (26.32%) IT Strategy
8 5 (26.32%) Commercial Awareness
8 5 (26.32%) Decision-Making
8 5 (26.32%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 5 (26.32%) Coaching
8 5 (26.32%) Microservices
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (21.05%) DevOps

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 5 (26.32%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JIRA
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 4 (21.05%) PMO Lead
5 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior PMO
6 1 (5.26%) Junior PMO Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) PMO Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Project Management
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Change Management
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
6 5 (26.32%) Change Control
6 5 (26.32%) Coaching
6 5 (26.32%) Commercial Awareness
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) Decision-Making
6 5 (26.32%) IT Strategy
6 5 (26.32%) Microservices
6 5 (26.32%) Open Source
6 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 4 (21.05%) DevOps
7 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISEB
2 5 (26.32%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Atlassian
3 3 (15.79%) CA
3 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Niku
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com