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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress OpenEdge
England / West Midlands
Rank 202 203 215
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 6 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.32% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 1.89% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 7
Median salary £41,250 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.09%

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
685 899 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.34% 17.04% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 546 700 854
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham -4 3 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Coventry +11 2 £72,500 +75.75%
OpenEdge
England

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 16 (76.19%) Progress
1 16 (76.19%) Line Management
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) COBIT
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Release Management
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) OpenEdge ABL
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
1 18 (85.71%) Progress Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Head of Development
2 2 (9.52%) OpenEdge Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Senior Progress Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Applications Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Head of Application Development
3 1 (4.76%) Head of Applications
3 1 (4.76%) Head of Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Development Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Line Management
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.52%) Release Management
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) RAD
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) OpenEdge ABL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Progress
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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