Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for OpenEdge skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenEdge over the 6 months to 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Progress OpenEdge
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 156 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 - +138
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.27% 0.29% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.68% 2.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Cheshire median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
North West median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +25.00% -29.41%

OpenEdge is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 297 334 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.90% 11.97% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 243 265 395
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -4.82% +10.67%
10th Percentile £21,300 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £67,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

OpenEdge
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing OpenEdge as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for OpenEdge in Cheshire

OpenEdge
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenEdge in Cheshire.

Salary trend for OpenEdge in Cheshire

OpenEdge
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 4 £42,500 -
Nantwich -3 1 £35,000 -6.67%
OpenEdge
North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT jobs citing OpenEdge also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Database Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) OpenEdge ABL
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Kafka
4 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

OpenEdge
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
2 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Database Tuning
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) OpenEdge ABL
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) SQL