The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 843 851 822
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 35 42 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.041% 0.058%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 63
Average salary £39,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.94% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,207 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -7.14%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22421 21646 22636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.18% 21.10% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19063 17725 19572
Average salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

OpenEdge Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 17 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 30 January 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
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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
England -11 35 £39,500 +3.94% 2
South East -17 13 £33,500 +4.68%
Leeds +7 10 £45,000 +26.76%
West Yorkshire +2 10 £45,000 +26.76%
Yorkshire -14 10 £45,000 +63.63%
Oxfordshire +3 8 £33,500 +8.06%
West Midlands -7 7 £37,500 -4.45% 1
Birmingham - 4 £40,000 -
Berkshire -12 3 £30,565 -23.58%
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
London -16 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £30,565 -
Gatwick - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £41,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £41,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £60,000 -

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 46 (64.79%) SQL Server
2 44 (61.97%) SQL
3 32 (45.07%) Windows
4 28 (39.44%) Progress
5 26 (36.62%) ITIL
5 26 (36.62%) Progress 4GL
5 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (36.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (33.80%) Degree
7 23 (32.39%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (22.54%) .NET
9 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
9 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
9 15 (21.13%) Relational Database
10 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (19.72%) XML
10 14 (19.72%) MCTS
11 12 (16.90%) IBM
11 12 (16.90%) Oracle
11 12 (16.90%) WebSphere Application Server
11 12 (16.90%) WebSphere
12 11 (15.49%) Scrum
12 11 (15.49%) MySQL
12 11 (15.49%) T-SQL
12 11 (15.49%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (14.08%) DevOps
13 10 (14.08%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
13 10 (14.08%) Data Modelling
13 10 (14.08%) Data Architecture

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (16.90%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (16.90%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.82%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.41%) JBoss
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (1.41%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) SSH
1 1 (1.41%) Network Security
1 1 (1.41%) LAN
1 1 (1.41%) FTP
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
1 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (64.79%) SQL Server
2 26 (36.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (32.39%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
4 15 (21.13%) Relational Database
5 11 (15.49%) MySQL
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.86%) WebSpeed
3 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.23%) Banking
1 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Billing
3 1 (1.41%) Law
3 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (50.70%) DBA
2 26 (36.62%) Developer
3 25 (35.21%) SQL DBA
4 21 (29.58%) Progress Developer
5 20 (28.17%) Applications Support
6 17 (23.94%) Junior
6 17 (23.94%) Junior DBA
7 13 (18.31%) Administrator
8 12 (16.90%) Server Support
8 12 (16.90%) Applications Specialist
8 12 (16.90%) Server Specialist
8 12 (16.90%) Junior SQL Server DBA
8 12 (16.90%) Applications Support Specialist
8 12 (16.90%) SQL Server DBA
8 12 (16.90%) Support Specialist
8 12 (16.90%) Server Support Specialist
9 9 (12.68%) Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (7.04%) Programmer
11 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.54%) .NET
2 14 (19.72%) XML
3 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.63%) Web Services
5 2 (2.82%) SonicMQ
5 2 (2.82%) HTML
5 2 (2.82%) J2EE
5 2 (2.82%) EDI
6 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.41%) jQuery
6 1 (1.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.23%) Replication
2 3 (4.23%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Statistics
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) UNIX
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) ITIL
1 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.49%) Scrum
2 11 (15.49%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (14.08%) DevOps
3 10 (14.08%) Data Modelling
3 10 (14.08%) Data Architecture
3 10 (14.08%) Release Management
4 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.23%) Information Security
5 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
5 3 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.23%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.23%) ERP
5 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.23%) Migration
5 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.23%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.82%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.97%) SQL
2 26 (36.62%) Progress 4GL
3 11 (15.49%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.23%) PHP
5 2 (2.82%) C#
5 2 (2.82%) Java
5 2 (2.82%) VB
5 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.82%) VBA
6 1 (1.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (33.80%) Degree
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (19.72%) MCTS
3 3 (4.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) vSphere
2 1 (1.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
1 1 (1.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Progress
2 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.90%) IBM
3 12 (16.90%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) Epicor
5 1 (1.41%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Percona
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