The table below looks at the statistics for OpenEdge skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress OpenEdge
Rank - 465 475
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 0 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.076% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.41% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 4
Median salary - £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +17.44%
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3079 3883 4352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.88% 18.49% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 3307 3461
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing OpenEdge as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenEdge
Salary Trend in the South East

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

OpenEdge Salary Trend in the South East

OpenEdge
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing OpenEdge also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 9 (90.00%) Progress
2 4 (40.00%) Progress 4GL
3 2 (20.00%) OpenEdge ABL
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Local Government
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA Agile
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) OpenEdge Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Progress Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (20.00%) OpenEdge ABL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Progress
2 2 (20.00%) VMware