The first table below looks at the demand for OpenEdge skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 172 154 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.14% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.07% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
840 589 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.14% 21.16% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 657 477 435
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
OpenEdge
West Yorkshire

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

OpenEdge
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

OpenEdge Salary Trend in Leeds

OpenEdge
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) Progress 4GL
3 9 (81.82%) Progress
4 6 (54.55%) WebSpeed
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) VB
4 6 (54.55%) VB6
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
6 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) ERP
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Law
7 2 (18.18%) Legal
7 2 (18.18%) Process Management
7 2 (18.18%) Workflow
7 2 (18.18%) Release Management
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) WebSpeed
2 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Progress Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Process Management
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Progress 4GL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) VB
2 6 (54.55%) VB6
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Progress
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft