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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 840 819 808
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -11
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 36 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.038% 0.049%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 50
Average salary £37,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.06% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
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
22424 21265 21648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.03% 20.87% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18699 18150 18795
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 31 October 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 31 October 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 21 £37,000 +8.02%
South East -5 5 £41,500 +22.96%
London +4 4 £55,000 +32.53% 1
West Midlands -22 2 £28,000 -30.00%
North West -23 2 £34,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £36,750 -
OpenEdge
UK

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 39 (52.00%) Windows
2 37 (49.33%) SQL
3 35 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 33 (44.00%) ITIL
4 33 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (40.00%) Progress
6 25 (33.33%) Progress 4GL
7 22 (29.33%) IBM
7 22 (29.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 22 (29.33%) Oracle
7 22 (29.33%) WebSphere
8 20 (26.67%) Degree
9 16 (21.33%) WebSpeed
10 14 (18.67%) .NET
11 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (14.67%) MCTS
13 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (8.00%) XML
16 5 (6.67%) Scrum
17 4 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
17 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
17 4 (5.33%) C#
17 4 (5.33%) Pair Programming
17 4 (5.33%) Subversion
17 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
18 3 (4.00%) Release Management

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 22 (29.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 22 (29.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.67%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (1.33%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 33 (44.00%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) WebSpeed
2 4 (5.33%) Subversion
2 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.33%) Finance
1 1 (1.33%) Law
1 1 (1.33%) Legal
1 1 (1.33%) Publishing
1 1 (1.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Developer
2 35 (46.67%) DBA
3 33 (44.00%) SQL DBA
3 33 (44.00%) Progress Developer
4 20 (26.67%) Applications Support
5 17 (22.67%) Junior
5 17 (22.67%) Junior DBA
6 13 (17.33%) Server Specialist
6 13 (17.33%) Applications Support Specialist
6 13 (17.33%) Support Specialist
6 13 (17.33%) Server Support Specialist
6 13 (17.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 13 (17.33%) Applications Specialist
6 13 (17.33%) Server Support
6 13 (17.33%) Junior SQL Server DBA
7 9 (12.00%) Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) Programmer
10 4 (5.33%) Developer Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) Progress Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) .NET
2 6 (8.00%) XML
3 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.67%) HTML
4 2 (2.67%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) EDI
5 1 (1.33%) jQuery
5 1 (1.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) ITIL
2 12 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.67%) Scrum
5 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (5.33%) Pair Programming
6 3 (4.00%) ERP
6 3 (4.00%) Release Management
7 2 (2.67%) Data Architecture
7 2 (2.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.67%) Web Development
7 2 (2.67%) Web Design
7 2 (2.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.67%) RDF
7 2 (2.67%) Data Management
7 2 (2.67%) DevOps
7 2 (2.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (2.67%) Workflow
8 1 (1.33%) Database Security
8 1 (1.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 37 (49.33%) SQL
2 25 (33.33%) Progress 4GL
3 4 (5.33%) C#
4 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (2.67%) Java
5 2 (2.67%) VB
5 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.67%) VBA
6 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) Degree
2 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Progress
2 22 (29.33%) IBM
2 22 (29.33%) Oracle
3 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Epicor
5 1 (1.33%) Infragistics