The table below looks at the statistics for OpenEdge skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 232 225 200
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 12 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.074% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.03% 0.35% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 8
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,950 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
OpenEdge
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1160 1136 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.76% 21.10% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 950 948 749
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing OpenEdge as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenEdge Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OpenEdge
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenEdge across the West Midlands region.

OpenEdge Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OpenEdge
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenEdge across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

OpenEdge Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

OpenEdge
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Coventry +7 4 £35,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -12 3 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Solihull - 2 £30,000 -
Walsall - 1 £46,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £42,500 -
OpenEdge
England

OpenEdge
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 19 (76.00%) Progress
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) SonicMQ
3 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (16.00%) WebSpeed
4 3 (12.00%) SDLC
4 3 (12.00%) Billing
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Progress 4GL
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Legal
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) WebSpeed
General
1 3 (12.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Progress Developer
3 13 (52.00%) OpenEdge Developer
4 8 (32.00%) Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (24.00%) Designer
5 6 (24.00%) OpenEdge Programmer
5 6 (24.00%) Programmer
5 6 (24.00%) Progress Analyst Programmer
5 6 (24.00%) Progress Programmer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Senior Progress Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 1 (4.00%) WebSpeed Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.00%) SonicMQ
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (12.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Progress 4GL
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Progress
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago