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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 828 893 848
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -45
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 44 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.026% 0.030%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 33
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
22885 24751 22838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.81% 20.91% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18979 20511 19293
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 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +16 24 £42,500 +6.25% 11
London +33 10 £62,500 +25.00% 3
North West +7 5 £23,000 -32.35% 2
West Midlands -22 4 £38,750 +0.64% 1
Merseyside - 3 £22,000 -
West Yorkshire +1 2 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Yorkshire -2 2 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Bradford -12 2 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Coventry - 2 £43,750 -
City of London - 2 £42,500 -
Manchester - 2 £35,500 - 2
East Midlands 0 1 - -
Birmingham -18 1 £33,500 -20.23%
Birkenhead - 1 £22,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £23,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £35,000 -

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 36 (46.75%) SQL Server
2 30 (38.96%) SQL
3 27 (35.06%) Web Services
3 27 (35.06%) ITIL
3 27 (35.06%) Progress 4GL
3 27 (35.06%) Project Management
4 25 (32.47%) Progress
5 23 (29.87%) CRM
5 23 (29.87%) Billing
6 22 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (27.27%) Advertising
7 21 (27.27%) Retail
7 21 (27.27%) SaaS
8 20 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (23.38%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (23.38%) Content Management
10 18 (23.38%) CMS
10 18 (23.38%) Contact Management
10 18 (23.38%) CTI
10 18 (23.38%) Windows
11 15 (19.48%) XML
11 15 (19.48%) DevOps
12 14 (18.18%) T-SQL
12 14 (18.18%) .NET
13 13 (16.88%) MySQL
13 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
14 12 (15.58%) RDBMS
14 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
15 11 (14.29%) Degree

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 18 (23.38%) CMS
2 5 (6.49%) IIS
3 4 (5.19%) Apache
4 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.90%) JBoss
4 3 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.90%) nginx
5 2 (2.60%) Confluence
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.60%) Drupal
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Office
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (27.27%) SaaS
2 18 (23.38%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) CTI
2 7 (9.09%) LAN
2 7 (9.09%) FTP
2 7 (9.09%) HTTP
2 7 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 7 (9.09%) Firewall
2 7 (9.09%) SSH
2 7 (9.09%) Network Security
3 6 (7.79%) iSCSI
3 6 (7.79%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (7.79%) SAN
3 6 (7.79%) VPN
4 2 (2.60%) DNS
4 2 (2.60%) DHCP
5 1 (1.30%) Intranet
5 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) MySQL
3 12 (15.58%) RDBMS
3 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
4 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.19%) DB2
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.49%) WebSpeed
3 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.60%) Subversion
4 2 (2.60%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (29.87%) Billing
2 21 (27.27%) Retail
2 21 (27.27%) Advertising
3 6 (7.79%) Finance
4 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Law
5 3 (3.90%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Applications Support
2 21 (27.27%) Developer
2 21 (27.27%) Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) DBA
4 15 (19.48%) Progress Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Support Analyst
6 11 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
6 11 (14.29%) Administrator
7 10 (12.99%) Support Specialist
7 10 (12.99%) Applications Specialist
7 10 (12.99%) Applications Support Specialist
8 8 (10.39%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (10.39%) Programmer
9 6 (7.79%) Architect
10 5 (6.49%) Junior
10 5 (6.49%) SQL DBA
10 5 (6.49%) Junior DBA
11 4 (5.19%) Applications Manager
11 4 (5.19%) Support Manager
11 4 (5.19%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.06%) Web Services
2 15 (19.48%) XML
3 14 (18.18%) .NET
4 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.39%) HTML
6 4 (5.19%) REST
7 3 (3.90%) COM
7 3 (3.90%) CSS
7 3 (3.90%) XHTML
8 2 (2.60%) SonicMQ
8 2 (2.60%) J2EE
9 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.30%) Middleware
9 1 (1.30%) Ajax
9 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.30%) JSON
9 1 (1.30%) WCF
9 1 (1.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.99%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.90%) Replication
4 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.90%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.90%) GIS
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.60%) Clustering
5 2 (2.60%) Statistics
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Linux
3 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (9.09%) UNIX
4 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) ITIL
1 27 (35.06%) Project Management
2 23 (29.87%) CRM
3 20 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.38%) Content Management
4 18 (23.38%) Contact Management
5 15 (19.48%) DevOps
6 7 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 7 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.79%) Change Control
7 6 (7.79%) Migration
7 6 (7.79%) Scrum
7 6 (7.79%) Release Management
7 6 (7.79%) Data Architecture
7 6 (7.79%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.79%) Change Management
8 5 (6.49%) ERP
9 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) SQL
2 27 (35.06%) Progress 4GL
3 14 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.09%) Ruby
5 7 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 7 (9.09%) Python
6 6 (7.79%) sed
6 6 (7.79%) Perl
6 6 (7.79%) AWK
7 4 (5.19%) C#
7 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.60%) VB
9 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (14.29%) Degree
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.19%) MCTS
4 4 (5.19%) MCITP
5 3 (3.90%) PMP
5 3 (3.90%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.60%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.09%) Samba
2 7 (9.09%) vSphere
3 6 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.60%) Nagios
3 1 (1.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) Progress
2 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle
4 7 (9.09%) VMware
4 7 (9.09%) Percona
5 3 (3.90%) ESRI
5 3 (3.90%) Citrix
6 2 (2.60%) Sage
6 2 (2.60%) Mitel
6 2 (2.60%) Capita
6 2 (2.60%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) Barracuda Networks
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