Period
to 19 May 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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Workbench
UK
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1073 1179 1179
Rank change year-on-year +106 0 +90
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 9 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.076% 0.034% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
UK median annual salary £52,500 £35,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.94% +8.46% +4.84%
10th Percentile £43,250 £27,525 £28,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £63,250 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +51.52% +1.54% +6.56%

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 11,919 14,702 14,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.27% 8.47% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8,902 11,496 11,863
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,896
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -

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 19 May 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 +96 8 £52,500 +48.94% 1
London +95 6 £52,500 -27.59%
UK excluding London +75 3 £50,000 +51.52% 1
Midlands - 2 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £52,500 -
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) PMO
3 7 (77.78%) Change Management
3 7 (77.78%) Programme Management
4 6 (66.67%) ISEB
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
6 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
7 2 (22.22%) C
7 2 (22.22%) Java
7 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
7 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 2 (22.22%) GDPR
7 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
7 2 (22.22%) Big Data
8 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (11.11%) SFIA
8 1 (11.11%) Prototyping

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) PMO Lead
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) Programme Management
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
6 1 (11.11%) SFIA
6 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) PMO
2 2 (22.22%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) Niku