Period
to 17 January 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Workbench
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1146 1159 1254
Rank change year-on-year +13 +95 +32
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 11 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Applications category 0.074% 0.092% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 24
UK median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -51.02% +28.95%
10th Percentile £30,500 £23,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £30,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year +11.67% -35.83% -5.56%

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 14,818 15,199 20,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.56% 8.55% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11,647 12,449 16,202
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +1.54%

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 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Workbench in the UK

Open Workbench
Top 7 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 2018. 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 +6 11 £34,000 +13.33% 1
UK excluding London +14 10 £33,500 +11.67% 1
South East - 5 £34,000 -
Midlands +13 3 £34,000 +0.74%
West Midlands +4 3 £34,000 +0.74%
South West +11 2 £32,500 +12.07%
London +20 1 £72,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 10 (90.91%) Change Control
1 10 (90.91%) PMO
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Task Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 2 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (18.18%) Unified Process
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) RUP
5 2 (18.18%) Niku
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) ISEB
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (9.09%) PMI
6 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 1 (9.09%) Critical Path Analysis

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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) PMO Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Project Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Project Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) PMO Lead
4 1 (9.09%) Change Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Change Control
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) RUP
3 2 (18.18%) Task Automation
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Unified Process
3 2 (18.18%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) PMO
2 1 (9.09%) P3O
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Niku
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Planview