The table below looks at the statistics for OpenEdge skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 855 826 852
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 33 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.027% 0.034%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 37
Average salary £43,250 £37,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.89% +19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
OpenEdge
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22551 20065 22900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.75% 20.16% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18563 17126 19715
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenEdge across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenEdge
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenEdge across the England region.

OpenEdge Salary Trend in England

OpenEdge
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenEdge across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

OpenEdge Salary Histogram in England

OpenEdge
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -5 13 £34,000 -2.85%
London +4 10 £55,000 +37.50% 1
West Midlands -9 4 £37,500 -3.22% 2
South East -20 3 £41,500 -7.77% 2
East Midlands -25 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
OpenEdge
UK

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OpenEdge also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenEdge.

1 37 (60.66%) Progress
2 31 (50.82%) Progress 4GL
3 22 (36.07%) WebSpeed
4 21 (34.43%) Windows
5 20 (32.79%) .NET
6 16 (26.23%) Oracle
7 15 (24.59%) SQL
8 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
9 13 (21.31%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (21.31%) ITIL
9 13 (21.31%) IBM
9 13 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (21.31%) WebSphere
9 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
11 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.20%) Scrum
11 5 (8.20%) Finance
11 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
11 5 (8.20%) Client/Server
11 5 (8.20%) XML
11 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
11 5 (8.20%) C#
11 5 (8.20%) HTML
11 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
11 5 (8.20%) MS Office
11 5 (8.20%) Subversion
12 4 (6.56%) Web Development
12 4 (6.56%) Degree
12 4 (6.56%) QA

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OpenEdge also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenEdge. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (21.31%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (21.31%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.31%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (21.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) WebSpeed
2 5 (8.20%) Subversion
3 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Publishing
3 1 (1.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (72.13%) Developer
2 40 (65.57%) Progress Developer
3 14 (22.95%) DBA
4 13 (21.31%) SQL DBA
5 8 (13.11%) Administrator
6 7 (11.48%) Junior DBA
6 7 (11.48%) Junior
7 6 (9.84%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.56%) Support Specialist
8 4 (6.56%) Server Support
8 4 (6.56%) Programmer
8 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (6.56%) Progress Programmer
8 4 (6.56%) Server Specialist
8 4 (6.56%) Junior SQL Server DBA
8 4 (6.56%) Server Support Specialist
8 4 (6.56%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (6.56%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (4.92%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.79%) .NET
2 5 (8.20%) XML
2 5 (8.20%) HTML
3 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.56%) Web Services
4 2 (3.28%) JSON
5 1 (1.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
3 5 (8.20%) Scrum
3 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.56%) Pair Programming
4 4 (6.56%) Web Development
4 4 (6.56%) RDF
4 4 (6.56%) Workflow
5 2 (3.28%) Migration
5 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.28%) Waterfall
5 2 (3.28%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.64%) Database Tuning
6 1 (1.64%) Database Security
6 1 (1.64%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.64%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) Progress 4GL
2 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) C#
3 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) VB
4 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) Progress
2 16 (26.23%) Oracle
3 13 (21.31%) IBM
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) Infragistics
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dronfield, Derbyshire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago