Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Workbench
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 333 304
Rank change year-on-year +14 -29 +23
Permanent jobs citing Open Workbench 4 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.053% 0.18%
As % of the Applications category 0.39% 0.52% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 9
West Midlands median annual salary £33,250 £33,750 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.48% -57.81% -
10th Percentile £23,725 £23,750 £69,075
90th Percentile £44,050 £42,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £33,000 £38,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year -14.84% -48.33% +53.85%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1037 1144 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.17% 10.04% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 857 893 764
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.17% -7.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,000 £50,438
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Open Workbench
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Open Workbench as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Open Workbench in the West Midlands

Open Workbench
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Workbench in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Open Workbench in the West Midlands

Open Workbench
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Workbench in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Workbench in the West Midlands

Open Workbench
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Workbench within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Shropshire -10 3 £34,000 +0.74%
Birmingham - 1 £21,000 -
Open Workbench
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Open Workbench.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) PMO
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Process
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) RUP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Niku
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

Open Workbench
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Change Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Niku
2 1 (25.00%) SAP