Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Progress OpenEdge
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1087 1091 1165
Rank change year-on-year +4 +74 +51
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 63 106 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.060% 0.060%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 54 94 128
England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +14.86%
10th Percentile £26,075 £30,375 £33,000
90th Percentile £50,875 £50,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +14.86%

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29520 32289 38928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.52% 18.29% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24066 27447 32594
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

OpenEdge
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenEdge in England

OpenEdge
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OpenEdge in England

OpenEdge
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenEdge in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenEdge in England

OpenEdge
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
North of England +27 35 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Yorkshire +27 27 £40,000 +3.23% 1
London -17 18 £40,000 -11.11%
North West -10 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Midlands -25 6 £33,750 -15.63% 1
West Midlands -17 4 £47,500 +18.75%
East of England +1 3 £45,000 -25.00%
East Midlands +28 2 £29,000 -17.14%
South East +38 1 £42,500 +14.86%
OpenEdge
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 England region with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 33 (52.38%) Progress
2 28 (44.44%) .NET
3 26 (41.27%) HTML
4 24 (38.10%) C#
5 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
6 17 (26.98%) SQL
6 17 (26.98%) CSS
7 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
8 15 (23.81%) Finance
9 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (20.63%) Line Management
11 11 (17.46%) Degree
12 10 (15.87%) Web Development
13 9 (14.29%) Progress 4GL
13 9 (14.29%) Web Services
13 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
15 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
15 7 (11.11%) Legal
15 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
15 7 (11.11%) Workflow
15 7 (11.11%) Migration
15 7 (11.11%) Scrum
15 7 (11.11%) Case Management
15 7 (11.11%) Data Migration
15 7 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree

OpenEdge
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.35%) IIS
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.35%) MySQL
4 3 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.76%) Power BI
4 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (9.52%) WebSpeed
2 5 (7.94%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.35%) JIRA
4 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Legal
3 4 (6.35%) Advertising
3 4 (6.35%) Billing
3 4 (6.35%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (76.19%) Developer
2 23 (36.51%) Progress Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Web Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 9 (14.29%) OpenEdge Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Senior Progress Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 6 (9.52%) .NET Developer
8 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Web Applications Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Data Migration Specialist
9 4 (6.35%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (6.35%) Graduate
9 4 (6.35%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Migration Specialist
9 4 (6.35%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.76%) Business Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) .NET
2 26 (41.27%) HTML
3 17 (26.98%) CSS
4 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 9 (14.29%) Web Services
6 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 6 (9.52%) JSON
7 6 (9.52%) SOAP
8 5 (7.94%) ODBC
9 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.35%) jQuery
9 4 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (4.76%) CSS3
10 3 (4.76%) HTML5
11 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
11 2 (3.17%) REST
11 2 (3.17%) WCF
11 2 (3.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.94%) User Experience
4 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.76%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.63%) Line Management
3 10 (15.87%) Web Development
4 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.11%) Case Management
6 7 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 7 (11.11%) Migration
6 7 (11.11%) Scrum
6 7 (11.11%) Workflow
7 6 (9.52%) CRM
7 6 (9.52%) OO
7 6 (9.52%) Practice Management
7 6 (9.52%) SDLC
8 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.94%) ERP
8 5 (7.94%) Logistics
8 5 (7.94%) OOP
8 5 (7.94%) Process Management
8 5 (7.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) C#
2 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.98%) SQL
4 9 (14.29%) Progress 4GL
5 6 (9.52%) OpenEdge ABL
6 5 (7.94%) Java
6 5 (7.94%) PHP
6 5 (7.94%) VB
7 4 (6.35%) Groovy
8 3 (4.76%) C++
8 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.59%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Progress
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) Capita