The table below looks at the statistics for OpenEdge skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 244 247 249
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% 0.044% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.080% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £35,500 £34,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% +0.74%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
OpenEdge
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1257 1411 1398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.83% 20.85% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1180 1204
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenEdge
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OpenEdge Salary Trend in the North West

OpenEdge
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Manchester - 1 £35,500 -
OpenEdge
England

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Progress 4GL
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) MCSD
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Sage
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Mitel

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSD
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Sage
3 2 (40.00%) Mitel
3 2 (40.00%) Capita
4 1 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks