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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 854 865 842
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 36 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.035% 0.035%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.16% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 38
Average salary £43,750 £39,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.46% +7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
22276 23745 22562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.59% 21.04% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18574 19373 19055
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 March 2015 within the UK.

OpenEdge Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 20 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 March 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 +3 28 £41,250 +7.14% 8
London +6 7 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Yorkshire -1 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire -6 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Leeds +2 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North West +9 4 £22,500 -33.82%
South East +1 4 £30,565 -4.48%
West Midlands -34 4 £38,750 -3.72% 1
Berkshire - 4 £30,565 -
Merseyside - 3 £22,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £30,565 -
Bradford - 2 £36,250 - 2
East Midlands +14 1 - - 1
Birmingham -15 1 £42,500 +1.19%
Birkenhead - 1 £22,000 -
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £23,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £35,000 -

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (61.33%) SQL Server
2 42 (56.00%) SQL
3 27 (36.00%) Windows
4 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (30.67%) ITIL
5 23 (30.67%) Progress
6 22 (29.33%) Progress 4GL
7 18 (24.00%) Degree
7 18 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (24.00%) DevOps
8 17 (22.67%) MySQL
8 17 (22.67%) .NET
9 16 (21.33%) Web Services
10 15 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 15 (20.00%) RDBMS
11 14 (18.67%) Project Management
11 14 (18.67%) XML
11 14 (18.67%) Oracle
11 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
12 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
12 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (13.33%) Scrum
13 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
13 10 (13.33%) Billing
13 10 (13.33%) Release Management
13 10 (13.33%) Data Architecture
13 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (12.00%) CRM

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (10.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (10.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.00%) CMS
3 4 (5.33%) Apache
4 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 3 (4.00%) JBoss
4 3 (4.00%) nginx
5 2 (2.67%) Confluence
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.67%) Drupal
5 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.33%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Office
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.33%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) SaaS
2 6 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) FTP
1 7 (9.33%) HTTP
1 7 (9.33%) Kerberos
1 7 (9.33%) Firewall
1 7 (9.33%) SSH
1 7 (9.33%) Network Security
1 7 (9.33%) LAN
2 6 (8.00%) iSCSI
2 6 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (8.00%) VPN
2 6 (8.00%) SAN
2 6 (8.00%) CTI
3 2 (2.67%) DNS
3 2 (2.67%) DHCP
4 1 (1.33%) Intranet
4 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (22.67%) MySQL
4 15 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 15 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 12 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (8.00%) NoSQL
7 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.33%) DB2
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.33%) WebSpeed
3 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.67%) Subversion
4 2 (2.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (13.33%) Billing
2 8 (10.67%) Advertising
2 8 (10.67%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Legal
3 4 (5.33%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.00%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Finance
6 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) DBA
2 22 (29.33%) Developer
3 18 (24.00%) Applications Support
4 16 (21.33%) Progress Developer
5 15 (20.00%) Administrator
6 14 (18.67%) SQL DBA
7 13 (17.33%) Junior DBA
7 13 (17.33%) Junior
8 12 (16.00%) Analyst
9 11 (14.67%) Applications Specialist
9 11 (14.67%) Support Specialist
9 11 (14.67%) Applications Support Specialist
10 8 (10.67%) Server Specialist
10 8 (10.67%) Junior SQL Server DBA
10 8 (10.67%) Server Support Specialist
10 8 (10.67%) SQL Server DBA
10 8 (10.67%) Server Support
11 6 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (8.00%) Programmer
12 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.67%) .NET
2 16 (21.33%) Web Services
3 14 (18.67%) XML
4 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.67%) HTML
6 2 (2.67%) J2EE
6 2 (2.67%) SonicMQ
7 1 (1.33%) Ajax
7 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.33%) WCF
7 1 (1.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) Replication
4 3 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.67%) GIS
5 2 (2.67%) Statistics
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Linux
3 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (9.33%) UNIX
4 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) Android
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.67%) ITIL
3 18 (24.00%) DevOps
4 14 (18.67%) Project Management
5 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 10 (13.33%) Scrum
5 10 (13.33%) Release Management
5 10 (13.33%) Data Architecture
6 9 (12.00%) CRM
7 7 (9.33%) Capacity Management
7 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.00%) Change Control
8 6 (8.00%) Content Management
8 6 (8.00%) Contact Management
9 5 (6.67%) Migration
9 5 (6.67%) ERP
10 4 (5.33%) Change Management
10 4 (5.33%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.33%) High Availability
10 4 (5.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.00%) SQL
2 22 (29.33%) Progress 4GL
3 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (9.33%) Python
4 7 (9.33%) Ruby
4 7 (9.33%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.00%) sed
5 6 (8.00%) AWK
5 6 (8.00%) Perl
6 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.00%) C#
8 2 (2.67%) Java
8 2 (2.67%) VB
9 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.33%) VBA
9 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Degree
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.67%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (9.33%) MCTS
4 3 (4.00%) MCITP
5 2 (2.67%) PMP
5 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) Samba
2 7 (9.33%) vSphere
3 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) Puppet
2 2 (2.67%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.67%) Nagios
3 1 (1.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Progress
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle
3 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.67%) IBM
5 7 (9.33%) VMware
5 7 (9.33%) Percona
6 3 (4.00%) Citrix
7 2 (2.67%) Sage
7 2 (2.67%) ESRI
7 2 (2.67%) Mitel
8 1 (1.33%) Capita
8 1 (1.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.33%) Epicor
8 1 (1.33%) SAP
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