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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 426 456 466
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +10
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 8 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.043% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.22% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 3
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £45,000 £35,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +20.56%
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
3332 4011 4532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.10% 19.23% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2903 3443 3674
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,000 £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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Home Counties - 4 £35,000 -
Berkshire +8 2 £37,000 -12.94%
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
OpenEdge
England

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 15 (93.75%) Progress
2 10 (62.50%) Progress 4GL
3 8 (50.00%) OpenEdge ABL
3 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 5 (31.25%) IIS
4 5 (31.25%) MS Office
4 5 (31.25%) Internet
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 3 (18.75%) Kendo UI
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
5 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
6 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (31.25%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
1 10 (62.50%) OpenEdge Developer
1 10 (62.50%) Progress Developer
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Designer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support
2 5 (31.25%) Support Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Progress Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Progress 4GL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) jQuery
1 3 (18.75%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Progress 4GL
2 8 (50.00%) OpenEdge ABL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Progress
2 5 (31.25%) VMware