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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 869 848 858
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 33 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.026% 0.037%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 42
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%

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
23785 21566 23787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.21% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19364 18338 20342
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 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 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
(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 -14 33 £41,500 +18.57% 4
East of England -13 16 £34,500 -1.42%
Hertfordshire +2 15 £34,500 +0.72%
London -24 8 £55,000 +37.50% 1
South East -12 4 £41,500 +22.96%
Surrey - 3 £41,500 -
East Midlands -10 2 £45,000 +28.57%
West Midlands -12 2 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Leicestershire - 2 £45,000 -
Coventry - 2 £37,500 -
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Bradford - 1 £38,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £36,000 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £38,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £38,500 -
Oxford - 1 £36,000 -

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (54.69%) Progress
2 30 (46.88%) Progress 4GL
3 25 (39.06%) Windows
4 20 (31.25%) WebSpeed
4 20 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 19 (29.69%) ITIL
5 19 (29.69%) SQL
5 19 (29.69%) .NET
5 19 (29.69%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (26.56%) Oracle
7 16 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 16 (25.00%) IBM
7 16 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (14.06%) Degree
10 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
11 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.81%) XML
11 5 (7.81%) C#
11 5 (7.81%) Scrum
12 4 (6.25%) Pair Programming
12 4 (6.25%) Workflow
12 4 (6.25%) Finance
12 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
12 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
12 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
12 4 (6.25%) RDF
12 4 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (6.25%) Subversion

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 16 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (29.69%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) WebSpeed
2 4 (6.25%) Subversion
2 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 38 (59.38%) Progress Developer
3 20 (31.25%) DBA
4 19 (29.69%) SQL DBA
5 11 (17.19%) Applications Support
6 10 (15.63%) Junior
6 10 (15.63%) Junior DBA
7 8 (12.50%) Administrator
8 7 (10.94%) Server Support Specialist
8 7 (10.94%) Server Support
8 7 (10.94%) Applications Specialist
8 7 (10.94%) Server Specialist
8 7 (10.94%) Junior SQL Server DBA
8 7 (10.94%) Applications Support Specialist
8 7 (10.94%) SQL Server DBA
8 7 (10.94%) Support Specialist
9 4 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) .NET
2 5 (7.81%) XML
3 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.69%) HTML
4 3 (4.69%) Web Services
5 1 (1.56%) CSS
5 1 (1.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.81%) Scrum
3 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (6.25%) Web Development
4 4 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (6.25%) Workflow
4 4 (6.25%) Pair Programming
4 4 (6.25%) RDF
5 2 (3.13%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.56%) Database Security
6 1 (1.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.56%) Release Management
6 1 (1.56%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.56%) Database Tuning
6 1 (1.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.56%) ERP
6 1 (1.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) Progress 4GL
2 19 (29.69%) SQL
3 5 (7.81%) C#
4 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) VB
5 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (54.69%) Progress
2 17 (26.56%) Oracle
3 16 (25.00%) IBM
4 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.56%) Infragistics
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