The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for OpenEdge skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenEdge over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress OpenEdge
England / East of England
Rank 240 268 270
Rank change year-on-year +28 +2  
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.033% 0.096% 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% 0.57% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Median salary £53,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.77% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year -2.77% +14.64%  

OpenEdge is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1180 1219 1573
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.63% 16.67% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 944 986 1233
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.58% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenEdge
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing OpenEdge as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenEdge in the East of England

OpenEdge
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for OpenEdge in the East of England

OpenEdge
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Hertfordshire +13 2 £53,000 +17.77%
OpenEdge
England

OpenEdge
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) OpenEdge Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Progress Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP