The table below looks at the statistics for OpenEdge skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 840 880 935
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +55
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 56 61 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.056% 0.030%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50 56 21
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%

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
17164 19657 22577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.95% 18.16% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14537 16364 18235
Median salary £45,000 £43,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OpenEdge as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 52 £42,500 - 3
West Midlands -12 19 £40,000 - 1
London +39 18 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Birmingham -15 17 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Midlands - 6 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +23 5 £38,750 +28.09% 1
Sheffield +19 5 £38,750 +55.00%
South Yorkshire +12 5 £38,750 +55.00%
North West +10 3 £42,500 +1.19%
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -
Lancashire +10 1 £40,000 -4.76%
Somerset - 1 £24,500 -
Crewe - 1 £42,500 -
Nantwich - 1 £42,500 -
Chorley - 1 £40,000 -
Bath - 1 £24,500 -
South West - 1 £24,500 -
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing OpenEdge also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 131 (91.61%) Progress
2 54 (37.76%) Line Management
3 35 (24.48%) Progress 4GL
4 30 (20.98%) HTML
5 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
6 20 (13.99%) CSS
6 20 (13.99%) MS Excel
7 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
8 17 (11.89%) XML
8 17 (11.89%) MS Office
9 16 (11.19%) Client/Server
9 16 (11.19%) WebSpeed
10 15 (10.49%) COM
11 14 (9.79%) XHTML
11 14 (9.79%) OLE
12 11 (7.69%) SQL Server
13 9 (6.29%) Software Engineering
14 8 (5.59%) Scrum
14 8 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.59%) Change Management
15 7 (4.90%) .NET
15 7 (4.90%) ITIL
15 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2
16 5 (3.50%) Windows
16 5 (3.50%) ERP
16 5 (3.50%) Oracle
16 5 (3.50%) RDBMS
16 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
16 5 (3.50%) Web Application Development

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.40%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (13.99%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.50%) RDBMS
2 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.80%) GIS
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (11.19%) WebSpeed
2 3 (2.10%) Subversion
3 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.40%) JIRA
3 2 (1.40%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (2.80%) Advertising
1 4 (2.80%) Billing
1 4 (2.80%) Finance
1 4 (2.80%) Retail
2 2 (1.40%) Local Government
3 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 125 (87.41%) Developer
2 121 (84.62%) Progress Developer
3 53 (37.06%) OpenEdge Developer
4 40 (27.97%) Designer
5 23 (16.08%) Senior Developer
5 23 (16.08%) Senior Progress Developer
6 15 (10.49%) Progress 4GL Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) Applications Developer
8 5 (3.50%) Applications Support
9 4 (2.80%) Analyst
9 4 (2.80%) Applications Manager
9 4 (2.80%) Applications Support Manager
9 4 (2.80%) Billing Support
9 4 (2.80%) CRM Manager
9 4 (2.80%) Support Manager
10 3 (2.10%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 2 (1.40%) Consultant
11 2 (1.40%) IT Consultant
11 2 (1.40%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.98%) HTML
2 20 (13.99%) CSS
3 17 (11.89%) XML
4 15 (10.49%) COM
5 14 (9.79%) OLE
5 14 (9.79%) XHTML
6 7 (4.90%) .NET
7 2 (1.40%) HTML5
7 2 (1.40%) Web Services
7 2 (1.40%) WinForms
8 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.70%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.70%) CSS3
8 1 (0.70%) JMS
8 1 (0.70%) jQuery
8 1 (0.70%) JSON
8 1 (0.70%) Kendo UI
8 1 (0.70%) LINQ
8 1 (0.70%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Client/Server
2 8 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.80%) User Experience
4 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.70%) FMCG
5 1 (0.70%) iPad
5 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.50%) Windows
2 3 (2.10%) Linux
2 3 (2.10%) Unix
3 2 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (37.76%) Line Management
2 9 (6.29%) Software Engineering
3 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (5.59%) Change Management
3 8 (5.59%) Scrum
4 7 (4.90%) ITIL
4 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2
5 5 (3.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (3.50%) ERP
5 5 (3.50%) Web Application Development
6 4 (2.80%) CRM
6 4 (2.80%) DevOps
6 4 (2.80%) Project Management
6 4 (2.80%) Web Development
7 3 (2.10%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.10%) ITIL V3
7 3 (2.10%) ITSM
7 3 (2.10%) Service Management
8 2 (1.40%) Integration Testing
8 2 (1.40%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.48%) Progress 4GL
2 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.50%) OpenEdge ABL
4 2 (1.40%) C#
4 2 (1.40%) SQL
5 1 (0.70%) Delphi
5 1 (0.70%) VB
5 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (2.80%) Degree
1 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (2.80%) PMI Certification
1 4 (2.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) QA
1 3 (2.10%) SLA
Vendors
1 131 (91.61%) Progress
2 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.50%) Oracle
4 4 (2.80%) ESRI
5 2 (1.40%) VMware
6 1 (0.70%) Telerik
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