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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Workbench
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 880 936 967
Rank change year-on-year +56 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 9 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the Applications category 0.12% 0.045% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
UK median annual salary £32,500 £52,750 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.38% +9.89%  
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £34,100 £77,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £30,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +6.55% -36.45%  

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

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7685 8986 11127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.64% 9.16% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9111 11102 13631
UK median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +1.35%  
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94%  

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 4 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 3 months to 29 June 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 +60 9 £32,500 -38.38%
UK excluding London +33 9 £32,500 +6.55%
Midlands +20 8 £32,500 +6.55%
South East - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Open Workbench 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 Open Workbench.

1 12 (92.31%) PMO
2 11 (84.62%) Change Control
3 10 (76.92%) Project Management
4 9 (69.23%) Finance
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (30.77%) Change Management
8 4 (30.77%) Niku
9 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
10 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
10 1 (7.69%) ISEB
10 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
10 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 1 (7.69%) MiFID
10 1 (7.69%) QA
10 1 (7.69%) FATCA
10 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
10 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
10 1 (7.69%) AIFMD

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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Financial Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) PMO Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) PMO Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Change Control
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) PMO
2 1 (7.69%) AIFMD
2 1 (7.69%) FATCA
2 1 (7.69%) MiFID
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Niku