Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Workbench
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1161 1193 1271
Rank change year-on-year +32 +78 +23
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 6 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.040% 0.071% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
UK median annual salary £35,250 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.46% +6.56% -32.22%
10th Percentile £27,525 £28,250 £27,650
90th Percentile £38,750 £48,750 £80,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,250 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year +8.46% +6.56% -32.22%

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 14,827 15,579 18,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.55% 8.72% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11,511 12,251 15,470
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.48% +3.08% -

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 July 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 +29 5 £35,250 +8.46% 2
UK excluding London -1 5 £35,250 +8.46% 1
East of England - 3 £37,500 - 1
North West - 1 £27,500 -
South West - 1 £33,000 -
North of England - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) PMO
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (50.00%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Trello
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) MS Access
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Lead
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) PMO
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft