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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress OpenEdge
Rank 216 206 206
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.11% 0.037%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.56% 0.56% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £34,250 £36,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.51% -2.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,750 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.09%
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
1065 1073 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.31% 19.86% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 884 913 846
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

OpenEdge
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenEdge across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 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
(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
Birmingham -6 3 £35,000 -3.44%
Coventry -11 2 £37,250 -0.66%
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
OpenEdge
England

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 4 (40.00%) WebSpeed
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Progress
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) SonicMQ
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Progress 4GL
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) WebSpeed
General
1 2 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Progress Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) SonicMQ
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCTS
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Progress
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft