Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Optimost skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Optimost over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenText Optimost
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1170 1253 1314
Rank change year-on-year +83 +61 +3
Permanent jobs citing Optimost 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.000%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.016% 0.049% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
UK median annual salary £27,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.00% - -35.48%
10th Percentile £22,750 £28,975 £47,500
90th Percentile £31,850 £68,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £67,500 -

Optimost is in the business 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 business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 12678 14263 16271
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.15% 7.05% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9306 10992 12755
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,667 £30,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Optimost
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Optimost as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Optimost in the UK

Optimost
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Optimost.

Salary trend for Optimost in the UK

Optimost
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Optimost within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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 +78 2 £27,500 -45.00%
London +44 2 £27,500 -9.09%

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT jobs citing Optimost 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 Optimost.

1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) WebTrends
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Maxymiser
1 2 (100.00%) Monetate
2 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Behavioural Targeting
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Tag Management
2 1 (50.00%) Optimizely
2 1 (50.00%) Tealium
2 1 (50.00%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MVC

Optimost
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) WebTrends
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) A/B Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Behavioural Targeting
2 1 (50.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Tag Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Maxymiser
1 2 (100.00%) Monetate
2 1 (50.00%) Optimizely
2 1 (50.00%) Tealium