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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 840 889 852
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -37
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 52 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.034% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 28
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £34,625
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%

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
22174 24905 22151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.25% 21.29% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18464 20534 18696
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

OpenEdge Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 19 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 31 July 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
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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 +22 43 £45,000 +20.00% 5
London +29 11 £45,000 -18.18% 1
South East +9 10 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Buckinghamshire - 10 £45,000 -
West Midlands -9 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
East of England -2 6 £45,000 +32.35%
Hertfordshire -20 6 £45,000 +32.35%
High Wycombe - 6 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +6 4 £30,250 -19.33%
West Yorkshire +11 3 £35,500 -5.33%
North West -2 3 £35,968 +5.78%
Birmingham -6 3 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Coventry -13 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Leeds - 3 £35,500 -
Manchester - 3 £35,968 -
Berkshire - 2 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £25,000 -
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (42.11%) Project Management
2 38 (40.00%) Web Services
2 38 (40.00%) CRM
3 36 (37.89%) ITIL Certification
3 36 (37.89%) ITIL
4 35 (36.84%) Billing
5 34 (35.79%) Retail
5 34 (35.79%) SaaS
6 33 (34.74%) Advertising
7 32 (33.68%) Progress 4GL
8 31 (32.63%) HTML
8 31 (32.63%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (31.58%) Progress
10 29 (30.53%) CTI
10 29 (30.53%) CMS
10 29 (30.53%) Contact Management
10 29 (30.53%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (30.53%) Content Management
11 25 (26.32%) JavaScript
12 24 (25.26%) Microsoft
13 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
14 21 (22.11%) MS Office
15 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
16 18 (18.95%) SQL
17 17 (17.89%) XML
17 17 (17.89%) Finance
18 15 (15.79%) WebSpeed
18 15 (15.79%) Client/Server
18 15 (15.79%) REST
19 14 (14.74%) XHTML

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (30.53%) CMS
2 7 (7.37%) IIS
3 4 (4.21%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.16%) Apache
5 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.11%) JBoss
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.11%) Drupal
5 2 (2.11%) nginx
5 2 (2.11%) Confluence
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (22.11%) MS Office
2 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (35.79%) SaaS
2 29 (30.53%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.53%) CTI
2 7 (7.37%) Firewall
3 6 (6.32%) SSH
3 6 (6.32%) Network Security
3 6 (6.32%) iSCSI
3 6 (6.32%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (6.32%) SAN
3 6 (6.32%) LAN
3 6 (6.32%) FTP
3 6 (6.32%) HTTP
3 6 (6.32%) Kerberos
3 6 (6.32%) VPN
4 2 (2.11%) DNS
4 2 (2.11%) DHCP
5 1 (1.05%) Intranet
5 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.32%) MySQL
5 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.32%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (4.21%) DB2
8 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.05%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (15.79%) WebSpeed
2 2 (2.11%) JIRA
2 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (36.84%) Billing
2 34 (35.79%) Retail
3 33 (34.74%) Advertising
4 17 (17.89%) Finance
5 3 (3.16%) Law
5 3 (3.16%) Legal
6 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.05%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (34.74%) Applications Support
2 32 (33.68%) Analyst
3 27 (28.42%) Developer
4 21 (22.11%) Progress Developer
5 17 (17.89%) Support Analyst
6 16 (16.84%) Architect
6 16 (16.84%) Applications Support Analyst
7 15 (15.79%) Applications Architect
8 13 (13.68%) Analyst Programmer
8 13 (13.68%) Programmer
8 13 (13.68%) Applications Developer
9 10 (10.53%) Applications Specialist
9 10 (10.53%) Support Specialist
9 10 (10.53%) Applications Support Specialist
10 8 (8.42%) Progress Analyst Programmer
10 8 (8.42%) Progress Programmer
10 8 (8.42%) DBA
11 6 (6.32%) Applications Support Manager
11 6 (6.32%) Applications Manager
11 6 (6.32%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (40.00%) Web Services
2 31 (32.63%) HTML
3 17 (17.89%) XML
4 15 (15.79%) REST
5 14 (14.74%) XHTML
5 14 (14.74%) COM
5 14 (14.74%) CSS
6 11 (11.58%) .NET
7 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET
7 7 (7.37%) Ajax
7 7 (7.37%) JSON
8 2 (2.11%) SonicMQ
8 2 (2.11%) jQuery
9 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.05%) Middleware
9 1 (1.05%) WCF
9 1 (1.05%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.63%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.26%) GIS
5 4 (4.21%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.11%) Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.05%) PMI
7 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) Linux
3 8 (8.42%) UNIX
4 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.11%) Android
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.11%) Project Management
2 38 (40.00%) CRM
3 36 (37.89%) ITIL
4 29 (30.53%) Contact Management
4 29 (30.53%) Content Management
5 11 (11.58%) DevOps
6 10 (10.53%) Change Management
7 7 (7.37%) ERP
8 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.32%) Change Control
9 5 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.26%) MVC
9 5 (5.26%) Migration
10 4 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.21%) Capacity Management
10 4 (4.21%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.21%) High Availability
10 4 (4.21%) SDLC
11 3 (3.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.68%) Progress 4GL
2 25 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.95%) SQL
4 9 (9.47%) C#
5 8 (8.42%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.32%) Perl
6 6 (6.32%) AWK
6 6 (6.32%) Ruby
6 6 (6.32%) Python
6 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.32%) sed
7 4 (4.21%) Java
7 4 (4.21%) VB
8 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.05%) VBA
9 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (37.89%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (7.37%) Degree
3 6 (6.32%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.26%) PMP
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.11%) MCSD
6 2 (2.11%) MCTS
6 2 (2.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.32%) Samba
2 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.32%) vSphere
3 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Nagios
1 2 (2.11%) Puppet
1 2 (2.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 30 (31.58%) Progress
2 24 (25.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.47%) Oracle
4 6 (6.32%) VMware
4 6 (6.32%) Percona
5 5 (5.26%) ESRI
6 4 (4.21%) Capita
7 3 (3.16%) Citrix
8 2 (2.11%) Sage
8 2 (2.11%) Mitel
9 1 (1.05%) Barracuda Networks
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