The first table below looks at the demand for OpenEdge skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 879 851 870
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 38 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.029% 0.042%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 46
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25137 23188 25082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.72% 20.88% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20671 19507 21871
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenEdge
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the UK.

OpenEdge Salary Trend in the UK

OpenEdge
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenEdge over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

OpenEdge Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -41 37 £40,000 - 4
West Yorkshire -22 12 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire -29 12 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands +10 10 £40,250 +10.27% 1
Leeds -18 9 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 6 £42,000 -
South East - 6 £31,750 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £31,000 - 1
Northamptonshire -11 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Northampton -12 3 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands -21 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Walsall +2 2 £36,250 -5.22%
London -60 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Somerset - 2 £24,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £24,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £34,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £45,000 -
North West - 2 £34,000 -
South West - 2 £24,500 -
Kingswinford - 1 £42,000 -
Bradford - 1 £40,000 -
Dudley - 1 £36,500 -
Oxford - 1 £31,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £32,500 - 1

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 45 (58.44%) Progress
2 33 (42.86%) Progress 4GL
3 26 (33.77%) WebSpeed
4 22 (28.57%) .NET
5 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
6 14 (18.18%) XML
7 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
8 12 (15.58%) UNIX
8 12 (15.58%) Finance
9 11 (14.29%) Scrum
9 11 (14.29%) Linux
9 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 11 (14.29%) SQL
9 11 (14.29%) HTML
10 10 (12.99%) Client/Server
10 10 (12.99%) C#
11 9 (11.69%) ERP
11 9 (11.69%) VB
11 9 (11.69%) Workflow
11 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
12 8 (10.39%) Manufacturing
13 7 (9.09%) Project Management
13 7 (9.09%) Oracle
13 7 (9.09%) Java
13 7 (9.09%) MS Office
13 7 (9.09%) Windows
13 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (9.09%) QA
14 6 (7.79%) VB6
14 6 (7.79%) Web Services

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 5 (6.49%) Confluence
1 5 (6.49%) TWiki
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.19%) MarkLogic
3 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.19%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (33.77%) WebSpeed
2 5 (6.49%) JIRA
3 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Law
4 2 (2.60%) Legal
4 2 (2.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (77.92%) Developer
2 46 (59.74%) Progress Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Software Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Progress Programmer
5 6 (7.79%) Programmer
6 5 (6.49%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Senior QA Tester
7 4 (5.19%) QA Tester
7 4 (5.19%) Tester
7 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Tester
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) DBA
8 3 (3.90%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) .NET
2 14 (18.18%) XML
3 11 (14.29%) HTML
4 6 (7.79%) Web Services
5 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.19%) JSON
7 3 (3.90%) OLE
7 3 (3.90%) COM
7 3 (3.90%) CSS
7 3 (3.90%) XHTML
8 2 (2.60%) Ajax
8 2 (2.60%) ODBC
8 2 (2.60%) SonicMQ
8 2 (2.60%) JDBC
9 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.49%) Digital Media
2 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) UNIX
2 11 (14.29%) Linux
3 7 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.29%) Scrum
2 9 (11.69%) ERP
2 9 (11.69%) Workflow
2 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
3 7 (9.09%) Project Management
3 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.49%) Migration
4 5 (6.49%) RDF
4 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
4 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
4 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (6.49%) Data Migration
4 5 (6.49%) V-Model
4 5 (6.49%) MSF
4 5 (6.49%) Waterfall
4 5 (6.49%) Test Automation
5 4 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.19%) Database Tuning
6 3 (3.90%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.86%) Progress 4GL
2 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.29%) SQL
4 10 (12.99%) C#
5 9 (11.69%) VB
6 7 (9.09%) Java
7 6 (7.79%) VB6
8 4 (5.19%) SPARQL
8 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 45 (58.44%) Progress
2 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) Capita
5 1 (1.30%) MKS
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus + other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Willenhall, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Gym Membership, Healthcare, Dental Care
Posted: 16 days ago