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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 794 802 798
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 37 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.041% 0.060%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 62
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
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
21064 20525 21401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.36% 21.17% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18068 16978 18645
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
South East -18 14 £33,500 -16.25%
Yorkshire -12 9 £45,000 +63.63%
West Midlands - 7 £37,500 - 1
East of England - 5 £37,000 -
London -27 2 - -
OpenEdge
UK

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 45 (63.38%) SQL Server
2 43 (60.56%) SQL
3 32 (45.07%) Windows
4 28 (39.44%) Progress
5 26 (36.62%) ITIL
5 26 (36.62%) Progress 4GL
5 26 (36.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (33.80%) Degree
8 23 (32.39%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (22.54%) .NET
10 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
10 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
10 15 (21.13%) Relational Database
11 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (19.72%) MCTS
12 13 (18.31%) XML
13 12 (16.90%) Oracle
13 12 (16.90%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (16.90%) IBM
13 12 (16.90%) WebSphere
14 11 (15.49%) Scrum
14 11 (15.49%) MySQL
14 11 (15.49%) Performance Monitoring
15 10 (14.08%) DevOps
15 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
15 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
15 10 (14.08%) Data Modelling
15 10 (14.08%) Data Architecture
15 10 (14.08%) Release Management

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 12 (16.90%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (16.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.82%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.41%) JBoss
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (1.41%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) LAN
1 1 (1.41%) FTP
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
1 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.41%) SSH
1 1 (1.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (63.38%) SQL Server
2 26 (36.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (32.39%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
4 15 (21.13%) Relational Database
5 11 (15.49%) MySQL
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.27%) WebSpeed
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.23%) Banking
2 2 (2.82%) Billing
3 1 (1.41%) Law
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (50.70%) DBA
2 26 (36.62%) Developer
3 25 (35.21%) SQL DBA
4 21 (29.58%) Progress Developer
5 20 (28.17%) Applications Support
6 17 (23.94%) Junior
6 17 (23.94%) Junior DBA
7 13 (18.31%) Administrator
8 12 (16.90%) Server Support
8 12 (16.90%) Applications Specialist
8 12 (16.90%) Server Specialist
8 12 (16.90%) Applications Support Specialist
8 12 (16.90%) Support Specialist
8 12 (16.90%) Server Support Specialist
8 12 (16.90%) SQL Server DBA
8 12 (16.90%) Junior SQL Server DBA
9 9 (12.68%) Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (7.04%) Programmer
11 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.54%) .NET
2 13 (18.31%) XML
3 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.63%) Web Services
5 2 (2.82%) HTML
5 2 (2.82%) J2EE
5 2 (2.82%) EDI
5 2 (2.82%) SonicMQ
6 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.41%) jQuery
6 1 (1.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.23%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (4.23%) Replication
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Statistics
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) ITIL
2 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.49%) Scrum
3 11 (15.49%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (14.08%) DevOps
4 10 (14.08%) Data Architecture
4 10 (14.08%) Data Modelling
4 10 (14.08%) Release Management
5 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.23%) Migration
6 3 (4.23%) ERP
6 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.23%) Information Security
6 3 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.23%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.23%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.82%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (60.56%) SQL
2 26 (36.62%) Progress 4GL
3 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.23%) PHP
4 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.82%) C#
5 2 (2.82%) Java
5 2 (2.82%) VB
5 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.82%) VBA
6 1 (1.41%) Python
6 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Degree
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (19.72%) MCTS
3 3 (4.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Samba
2 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
1 1 (1.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Progress
2 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.90%) IBM
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) Epicor
5 1 (1.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) Percona
5 1 (1.41%) SAP