The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 866 839 872
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +33
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 41 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.028% 0.027%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 31
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,625 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24689 21863 24084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.12% 20.11% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20361 18437 20666
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 July 2014 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 29 July 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 -33 41 £37,500 -6.25% 10
East of England +9 13 £34,000 -15.00%
Hertfordshire - 13 £34,000 -
London -29 11 £55,000 +37.50% 1
West Midlands +8 7 £37,500 +1.35% 3
East Midlands -1 3 £45,000 +24.13% 1
South East -3 3 £35,500 -21.11% 2
West Yorkshire -36 3 £38,750 +19.23%
Yorkshire -42 3 £38,750 +19.23%
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £35,500 -
Coventry - 3 £37,500 -
Birmingham +9 2 £36,250 -3.33% 3
Bradford 0 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Wallingford - 2 £34,750 -
North West -3 1 £34,000 +0.74% 3
Warwickshire - 1 £27,500 -
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Oxford - 1 £36,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £34,000 - 2

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 45 (60.81%) Progress
2 33 (44.59%) Progress 4GL
3 26 (35.14%) .NET
4 23 (31.08%) WebSpeed
5 21 (28.38%) Windows
6 19 (25.68%) Oracle
6 19 (25.68%) SQL
7 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
8 13 (17.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 13 (17.57%) ITIL
8 13 (17.57%) IBM
8 13 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
8 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
9 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
10 8 (10.81%) XML
10 8 (10.81%) C#
10 8 (10.81%) HTML
10 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
10 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
11 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (9.46%) Client/Server
11 7 (9.46%) Scrum
12 6 (8.11%) Workflow
12 6 (8.11%) Finance
12 6 (8.11%) RDF
12 6 (8.11%) MS Office
12 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
12 6 (8.11%) Web Services

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (17.57%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.35%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) WebSpeed
2 5 (6.76%) Subversion
3 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.41%) Publishing
3 1 (1.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (71.62%) Developer
2 47 (63.51%) Progress Developer
3 14 (18.92%) DBA
4 13 (17.57%) SQL DBA
5 9 (12.16%) Administrator
6 7 (9.46%) Junior DBA
6 7 (9.46%) Junior
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Programmer
7 5 (6.76%) Progress Programmer
8 4 (5.41%) Server Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Junior SQL Server DBA
8 4 (5.41%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Server Support Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (5.41%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.41%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.14%) .NET
2 8 (10.81%) XML
2 8 (10.81%) HTML
3 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.11%) Web Services
4 4 (5.41%) JSON
5 2 (2.70%) SonicMQ
5 2 (2.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.38%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Linux
2 5 (6.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) ITIL
2 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
3 7 (9.46%) Scrum
3 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.11%) RDF
4 6 (8.11%) Workflow
5 5 (6.76%) Migration
5 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.76%) Web Development
5 5 (6.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (5.41%) ERP
6 4 (5.41%) Pair Programming
7 2 (2.70%) Data Management
7 2 (2.70%) Project Management
7 2 (2.70%) Database Tuning
7 2 (2.70%) Waterfall
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.35%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) Progress 4GL
2 19 (25.68%) SQL
3 8 (10.81%) C#
3 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.76%) VB
5 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.05%) VB6
6 1 (1.35%) SPARQL
6 1 (1.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 45 (60.81%) Progress
2 19 (25.68%) Oracle
3 13 (17.57%) IBM
4 10 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.35%) Infragistics
Chorley, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dronfield, Derbyshire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago