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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 867 917 882
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -35
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 67 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.031% 0.051%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 66 29 50
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%

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
20962 22602 21926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.67% 21.22% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17700 19183 17951
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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
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 8 February 2016. 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 +34 67 £45,000 +8.43% 7
West Yorkshire +21 17 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire +16 17 £45,000 - 3
South East +22 15 £45,000 +34.32% 1
East of England +10 13 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +9 13 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 13 £45,000 -
West Midlands -15 12 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Bradford - 12 £45,000 - 1
London +11 9 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 7 £36,000 -
Midlands - 7 £39,000 -
Leicester - 7 £36,000 -
Leicestershire - 7 £36,000 -
Warwickshire -10 6 £41,500 -
Leeds +2 5 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Birmingham 0 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Coventry - 3 £42,500 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £37,203 -
Kent - 2 £37,203 - 1

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 112 (90.32%) Progress
2 55 (44.35%) Progress 4GL
3 54 (43.55%) JavaScript
4 45 (36.29%) HTML
5 44 (35.48%) .NET
6 42 (33.87%) C#
7 32 (25.81%) MVC
8 28 (22.58%) Client/Server
9 25 (20.16%) OpenEdge ABL
10 23 (18.55%) jQuery
10 23 (18.55%) Microsoft
11 22 (17.74%) Kendo UI
11 22 (17.74%) Line Management
12 21 (16.94%) AngularJS
12 21 (16.94%) N-Tier
12 21 (16.94%) C++
12 21 (16.94%) Unix
12 21 (16.94%) Windows
12 21 (16.94%) Linux
13 19 (15.32%) XHTML
13 19 (15.32%) MS Office
13 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET
13 19 (15.32%) XML
14 18 (14.52%) MS Excel
14 18 (14.52%) REST
15 17 (13.71%) COM
15 17 (13.71%) CSS
16 13 (10.48%) SQL
17 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (5.65%) Front End Development

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (15.32%) MS Office
2 18 (14.52%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.61%) MySQL
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) WebSpeed
General
1 7 (5.65%) Finance
2 2 (1.61%) Local Government
3 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 88 (70.97%) Developer
2 73 (58.87%) Progress Developer
3 45 (36.29%) OpenEdge Developer
4 39 (31.45%) Senior Developer
5 28 (22.58%) Senior Progress Developer
6 27 (21.77%) Analyst
6 27 (21.77%) Analyst Programmer
6 27 (21.77%) OpenEdge Programmer
6 27 (21.77%) Programmer
6 27 (21.77%) Progress Analyst Programmer
6 27 (21.77%) Progress Programmer
7 10 (8.06%) Progress 4GL Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Applications Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Applications Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 7 (5.65%) Senior Programme Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) Senior Programmer
9 5 (4.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (36.29%) HTML
2 44 (35.48%) .NET
3 23 (18.55%) jQuery
4 22 (17.74%) Kendo UI
5 21 (16.94%) AngularJS
6 19 (15.32%) ASP.NET
6 19 (15.32%) XHTML
6 19 (15.32%) XML
7 18 (14.52%) REST
8 17 (13.71%) COM
8 17 (13.71%) CSS
9 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.23%) Web Services
11 3 (2.42%) SonicMQ
12 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
13 1 (0.81%) Middleware
13 1 (0.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) Client/Server
2 21 (16.94%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.61%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) Clustering
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.94%) Linux
1 21 (16.94%) Unix
1 21 (16.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.81%) MVC
2 22 (17.74%) Line Management
3 7 (5.65%) Front End Development
3 7 (5.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (2.42%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (2.42%) Mobile Development
4 3 (2.42%) Waterfall
5 2 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (1.61%) Data Modelling
5 2 (1.61%) ERP
5 2 (1.61%) Release Management
5 2 (1.61%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (1.61%) Unit Testing
6 1 (0.81%) Business Continuity
6 1 (0.81%) Logistics
6 1 (0.81%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (0.81%) SDLC
6 1 (0.81%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (0.81%) Time Management
6 1 (0.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (44.35%) Progress 4GL
2 54 (43.55%) JavaScript
3 42 (33.87%) C#
4 25 (20.16%) OpenEdge ABL
5 21 (16.94%) C++
6 13 (10.48%) SQL
7 2 (1.61%) VBScript
8 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.61%) Degree
Vendors
1 112 (90.32%) Progress
2 23 (18.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.61%) Capita
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + benefits, + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Parking, Bonus, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancashire
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: 21 days ago