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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 842 874 846
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -28
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 51 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.029% 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 27
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +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
21918 24053 21525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.01% 20.96% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18264 19557 18235
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

OpenEdge Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 22 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +20 49 £45,000 - 3
South East +31 18 £45,000 +16.12%
Buckinghamshire - 15 £45,000 -
West Midlands +1 10 £36,000 -4.00% 2
East of England -4 10 £45,000 +32.35%
Hertfordshire -12 10 £45,000 +32.35%
London +10 9 £45,000 -18.18% 1
High Wycombe - 6 £45,000 -
Coventry -10 5 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £30,250 -
Birmingham +13 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Oxfordshire +6 3 £33,500 -6.94%
Leeds - 3 £35,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £35,500 -
Manchester - 2 £36,209 -
Berkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Wallingford - 2 £33,500 -
North West - 2 £36,209 -
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £25,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (38.78%) Web Services
1 38 (38.78%) Project Management
2 37 (37.76%) CRM
3 36 (36.73%) ITIL Certification
3 36 (36.73%) ITIL
3 36 (36.73%) HTML
4 35 (35.71%) Progress 4GL
4 35 (35.71%) Progress
4 35 (35.71%) Billing
5 34 (34.69%) Retail
5 34 (34.69%) SaaS
6 33 (33.67%) Advertising
7 31 (31.63%) JavaScript
7 31 (31.63%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (29.59%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (29.59%) CTI
8 29 (29.59%) CMS
8 29 (29.59%) Contact Management
8 29 (29.59%) Content Management
9 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
10 21 (21.43%) Client/Server
11 20 (20.41%) MS Office
12 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
13 18 (18.37%) .NET
13 18 (18.37%) XML
13 18 (18.37%) MS Excel
13 18 (18.37%) WebSpeed
13 18 (18.37%) Finance
14 17 (17.35%) XHTML
14 17 (17.35%) REST

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (29.59%) CMS
2 4 (4.08%) IIS
3 3 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.04%) JBoss
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
4 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.04%) Drupal
4 2 (2.04%) nginx
4 2 (2.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (20.41%) MS Office
2 18 (18.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (34.69%) SaaS
2 29 (29.59%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (29.59%) CTI
2 4 (4.08%) Firewall
2 4 (4.08%) SSH
2 4 (4.08%) Network Security
2 4 (4.08%) iSCSI
2 4 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (4.08%) LAN
2 4 (4.08%) FTP
2 4 (4.08%) HTTP
2 4 (4.08%) Kerberos
2 4 (4.08%) VPN
2 4 (4.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.14%) MySQL
4 6 (6.12%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.04%) DB2
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.04%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.02%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (18.37%) WebSpeed
2 2 (2.04%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (35.71%) Billing
2 34 (34.69%) Retail
3 33 (33.67%) Advertising
4 18 (18.37%) Finance
5 1 (1.02%) Law
5 1 (1.02%) Legal
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (34.69%) Developer
2 33 (33.67%) Applications Support
3 28 (28.57%) Analyst
4 26 (26.53%) Progress Developer
5 18 (18.37%) Architect
6 17 (17.35%) Applications Architect
7 16 (16.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 16 (16.33%) Support Analyst
8 15 (15.31%) Applications Developer
9 12 (12.24%) Programmer
10 11 (11.22%) Analyst Programmer
11 10 (10.20%) Support Specialist
11 10 (10.20%) Applications Specialist
11 10 (10.20%) Applications Support Specialist
12 9 (9.18%) DBA
12 9 (9.18%) Senior Developer
13 8 (8.16%) Progress Analyst Programmer
13 8 (8.16%) Progress Programmer
14 6 (6.12%) Applications Manager
14 6 (6.12%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.78%) Web Services
2 36 (36.73%) HTML
3 18 (18.37%) .NET
3 18 (18.37%) XML
4 17 (17.35%) XHTML
4 17 (17.35%) REST
5 16 (16.33%) COM
5 16 (16.33%) CSS
6 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
7 7 (7.14%) Ajax
7 7 (7.14%) JSON
7 7 (7.14%) jQuery
8 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.04%) SonicMQ
9 2 (2.04%) Middleware
10 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.02%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.63%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.10%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.10%) GIS
5 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.06%) Clustering
7 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.02%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.02%) PMI
7 1 (1.02%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Windows
2 10 (10.20%) Linux
2 10 (10.20%) UNIX
3 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.78%) Project Management
2 37 (37.76%) CRM
3 36 (36.73%) ITIL
4 29 (29.59%) Contact Management
4 29 (29.59%) Content Management
5 10 (10.20%) MVC
6 9 (9.18%) Change Management
6 9 (9.18%) DevOps
7 7 (7.14%) ERP
8 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.10%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.08%) Migration
10 4 (4.08%) Change Control
10 4 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.06%) SDLC
11 3 (3.06%) Time Management
12 2 (2.04%) Performance Management
12 2 (2.04%) Web Development
12 2 (2.04%) Release Management
12 2 (2.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.71%) Progress 4GL
2 31 (31.63%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.33%) C#
3 16 (16.33%) SQL
4 5 (5.10%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.10%) C++
5 4 (4.08%) Java
5 4 (4.08%) Perl
5 4 (4.08%) AWK
5 4 (4.08%) Ruby
5 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.08%) sed
5 4 (4.08%) Python
6 3 (3.06%) VB
7 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (36.73%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.12%) PMI Certification
3 5 (5.10%) Degree
3 5 (5.10%) PMP
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.04%) MCTS
5 2 (2.04%) MCITP
6 1 (1.02%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.08%) Samba
1 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Nagios
1 2 (2.04%) Puppet
1 2 (2.04%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 35 (35.71%) Progress
2 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle
4 5 (5.10%) ESRI
5 4 (4.08%) VMware
5 4 (4.08%) Capita
5 4 (4.08%) Percona
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