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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 866 846 852
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 33 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.025% 0.032%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 37
Average salary £43,250 £37,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.89% +19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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
24161 21287 24263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.76% 20.01% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19673 17994 20767
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 £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 August 2014 within the UK.

OpenEdge Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 14 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 August 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 -29 33 £43,250 +16.89% 10
East of England -5 13 £34,000 -2.85%
Hertfordshire -9 13 £34,000 -0.72%
London +4 10 £55,000 +37.50% 2
West Midlands -9 4 £37,500 -3.22% 2
South East -20 3 £41,500 -7.77% 2
East Midlands -25 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Coventry - 3 £37,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Surrey -7 2 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Birmingham +2 1 £37,500 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £36,000 -
Leicester - 1 £45,000 -
Oxford - 1 £36,000 -

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (61.29%) Progress
2 31 (50.00%) Progress 4GL
3 22 (35.48%) WebSpeed
4 21 (33.87%) Windows
5 20 (32.26%) .NET
6 16 (25.81%) Oracle
7 15 (24.19%) SQL
8 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
9 13 (20.97%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (20.97%) ITIL
9 13 (20.97%) IBM
9 13 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (20.97%) WebSphere
9 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.68%) XML
11 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.06%) Scrum
11 5 (8.06%) Finance
11 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
11 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
11 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
11 5 (8.06%) C#
11 5 (8.06%) HTML
11 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
11 5 (8.06%) MS Office
11 5 (8.06%) Subversion
12 4 (6.45%) Web Development
12 4 (6.45%) Degree
12 4 (6.45%) QA

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (20.97%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (20.97%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Office
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (35.48%) WebSpeed
2 5 (8.06%) Subversion
3 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) Developer
2 41 (66.13%) Progress Developer
3 14 (22.58%) DBA
4 13 (20.97%) SQL DBA
5 8 (12.90%) Administrator
6 7 (11.29%) Junior DBA
6 7 (11.29%) Junior
7 6 (9.68%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.45%) Support Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) Server Support
8 4 (6.45%) Programmer
8 4 (6.45%) Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) Progress Programmer
8 4 (6.45%) Server Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) Junior SQL Server DBA
8 4 (6.45%) Server Support Specialist
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (6.45%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (4.84%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) XML
3 5 (8.06%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.45%) Web Services
5 3 (4.84%) JSON
6 1 (1.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
3 5 (8.06%) Scrum
3 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.45%) Pair Programming
4 4 (6.45%) Web Development
4 4 (6.45%) RDF
4 4 (6.45%) Workflow
5 2 (3.23%) Migration
5 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.23%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.61%) Database Security
6 1 (1.61%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Database Tuning
6 1 (1.61%) Release Management
6 1 (1.61%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) Progress 4GL
2 15 (24.19%) SQL
3 5 (8.06%) C#
3 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) Progress
2 16 (25.81%) Oracle
3 13 (20.97%) IBM
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) Infragistics
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