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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 845 897 844
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -53
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 53 36 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.030% 0.033%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 36
Average salary £44,250 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.19% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,402 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -0.69%

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
23055 25523 22773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.81% 21.23% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19195 21337 19315
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 June 2015 within the UK.

OpenEdge Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 18 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 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
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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 +32 35 £45,000 +16.12% 4
London +20 12 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South East +25 7 £45,000 +32.35%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £45,000 -
West Midlands -6 5 £33,500 -7.58% 1
High Wycombe - 5 £45,000 -
North West +12 3 £35,968 +5.78% 1
East of England +5 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire -2 3 - - 1
Manchester - 3 £35,968 - 1
Leeds +5 2 - -
Yorkshire +1 2 - -
West Yorkshire -2 2 - -
Coventry -7 2 £37,250 -0.66%
Birmingham -16 2 £39,250 +8.27% 1
City of London - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 38 (42.70%) Project Management
2 35 (39.33%) Web Services
3 34 (38.20%) ITIL
3 34 (38.20%) CRM
3 34 (38.20%) Progress 4GL
3 34 (38.20%) ITIL Certification
3 34 (38.20%) Billing
4 32 (35.96%) Retail
4 32 (35.96%) SaaS
4 32 (35.96%) Advertising
5 31 (34.83%) Progress
6 28 (31.46%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (30.34%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (30.34%) Content Management
7 27 (30.34%) CMS
7 27 (30.34%) Contact Management
7 27 (30.34%) CTI
8 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
9 24 (26.97%) HTML
10 20 (22.47%) SQL
10 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
11 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
12 18 (20.22%) MS Office
12 18 (20.22%) XML
13 16 (17.98%) MS Excel
14 14 (15.73%) Finance
15 12 (13.48%) Windows
15 12 (13.48%) REST
16 11 (12.36%) DevOps
16 11 (12.36%) XHTML

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 27 (30.34%) CMS
2 7 (7.87%) IIS
3 3 (3.37%) Apache
4 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.25%) Drupal
4 2 (2.25%) nginx
4 2 (2.25%) Confluence
4 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.25%) JBoss
5 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) MS Office
2 16 (17.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (35.96%) SaaS
2 27 (30.34%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.34%) CTI
2 7 (7.87%) Firewall
3 6 (6.74%) SSH
3 6 (6.74%) Network Security
3 6 (6.74%) iSCSI
3 6 (6.74%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (6.74%) SAN
3 6 (6.74%) LAN
3 6 (6.74%) FTP
3 6 (6.74%) HTTP
3 6 (6.74%) Kerberos
3 6 (6.74%) VPN
4 2 (2.25%) DNS
4 2 (2.25%) DHCP
5 1 (1.12%) Intranet
5 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.74%) MySQL
4 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.74%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.49%) DB2
7 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) WebSpeed
2 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.25%) JIRA
3 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (38.20%) Billing
2 32 (35.96%) Retail
2 32 (35.96%) Advertising
3 14 (15.73%) Finance
4 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.49%) Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Law
5 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Analyst
2 30 (33.71%) Applications Support
3 25 (28.09%) Developer
4 19 (21.35%) Progress Developer
5 15 (16.85%) Support Analyst
5 15 (16.85%) Analyst Programmer
5 15 (16.85%) Programmer
6 14 (15.73%) Architect
6 14 (15.73%) Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (13.48%) Applications Architect
8 10 (11.24%) Support Specialist
8 10 (11.24%) Applications Support Specialist
8 10 (11.24%) Applications Specialist
8 10 (11.24%) Applications Developer
9 8 (8.99%) DBA
10 7 (7.87%) Progress Analyst Programmer
10 7 (7.87%) Progress Programmer
11 6 (6.74%) Applications Manager
11 6 (6.74%) Support Manager
11 6 (6.74%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (39.33%) Web Services
2 24 (26.97%) HTML
3 18 (20.22%) XML
4 12 (13.48%) REST
5 11 (12.36%) XHTML
5 11 (12.36%) COM
5 11 (12.36%) CSS
6 8 (8.99%) .NET
7 6 (6.74%) JSON
7 6 (6.74%) Ajax
7 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.25%) SonicMQ
9 1 (1.12%) Middleware
9 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.12%) WCF
9 1 (1.12%) jQuery
9 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.12%) J2EE
9 1 (1.12%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.36%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.62%) GIS
5 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.25%) Clustering
7 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Windows
2 8 (8.99%) Linux
3 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (7.87%) UNIX
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.25%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Project Management
2 34 (38.20%) ITIL
2 34 (38.20%) CRM
3 27 (30.34%) Contact Management
3 27 (30.34%) Content Management
4 11 (12.36%) DevOps
5 10 (11.24%) Change Management
6 9 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.87%) ERP
8 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.74%) Change Control
9 5 (5.62%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.62%) SDLC
9 5 (5.62%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.49%) Migration
10 4 (4.49%) High Availability
10 4 (4.49%) Capacity Management
10 4 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.37%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (38.20%) Progress 4GL
2 20 (22.47%) SQL
3 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.36%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.74%) Bash Shell
5 6 (6.74%) sed
5 6 (6.74%) Python
5 6 (6.74%) Perl
5 6 (6.74%) C#
5 6 (6.74%) AWK
5 6 (6.74%) Ruby
6 4 (4.49%) VB
7 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (38.20%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (8.99%) Degree
3 5 (5.62%) PMP
3 5 (5.62%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) MCSD
5 2 (2.25%) MCTS
5 2 (2.25%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.74%) Samba
2 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.74%) vSphere
3 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Nagios
1 2 (2.25%) Puppet
1 2 (2.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 31 (34.83%) Progress
2 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle
4 6 (6.74%) VMware
4 6 (6.74%) Percona
5 5 (5.62%) ESRI
6 4 (4.49%) Capita
7 3 (3.37%) Citrix
8 2 (2.25%) Sage
8 2 (2.25%) Mitel
9 1 (1.12%) SAP
9 1 (1.12%) Barracuda Networks
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