The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Progress OpenEdge
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 882 944
Rank change year-on-year +46 +62  
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 38 78 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.075% 0.040%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 0.40% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 76 43
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15382 19608 21662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.95% 18.98% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12665 16628 17847
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

OpenEdge
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

OpenEdge
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenEdge in the UK

OpenEdge
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenEdge over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenEdge in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England +64 38 £45,000 +5.88% 3
North West - 14 £23,500 - 1
Bolton - 11 £23,500 - 1
Manchester - 11 £23,500 - 1
West Midlands +24 10 £53,000 +51.42% 1
Yorkshire -3 9 £45,000 +12.50%
South East +72 8 £53,000 +24.70%
Ringwood - 8 £53,000 -
Hampshire - 8 £53,000 -
Hertfordshire +24 7 £53,000 +17.77%
East of England +19 7 £53,000 +17.77%
Worcestershire - 7 £53,000 -
St Albans - 7 £53,000 -
Bromsgrove - 7 £53,000 -
West Yorkshire -12 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Bradford +5 5 £45,000 -
Birmingham +22 3 £26,000 -25.71% 1
Chorley - 3 £42,500 -
Lancashire - 3 £42,500 -
London +46 2 - - 1
Sheffield +5 2 - -
South Yorkshire +1 2 - -
South West +23 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Tyne and Wear +17 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 1 - -
North East +6 1 - -
Preston - 1 £42,500 -
Harrogate - 1 £42,500 -
Dorset - 1 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 26 (39.39%) Progress
2 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
3 21 (31.82%) SQL
3 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (30.30%) HTML
4 20 (30.30%) Line Management
5 19 (28.79%) CSS
6 18 (27.27%) Degree
7 17 (25.76%) .NET
8 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
9 14 (21.21%) Oracle
10 13 (19.70%) MySQL
10 13 (19.70%) SOAP
10 13 (19.70%) HTTP
10 13 (19.70%) SDLC
11 12 (18.18%) OO
11 12 (18.18%) Java
11 12 (18.18%) C#
11 12 (18.18%) JSON
12 11 (16.67%) JIRA
12 11 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (15.15%) Release Management
13 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
14 9 (13.64%) Python
14 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
15 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
16 7 (10.61%) Ruby
16 7 (10.61%) HTML5
17 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

OpenEdge
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) DHCP
2 1 (1.52%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) LAN
2 1 (1.52%) VoIP
2 1 (1.52%) VPN
2 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) MySQL
3 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 11 (16.67%) JIRA
2 4 (6.06%) WebSpeed
3 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (83.33%) Developer
2 35 (53.03%) Progress Developer
3 22 (33.33%) OpenEdge Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Junior
4 9 (13.64%) Junior Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Progress Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Report Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.55%) Programmer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Software Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Software Programmer
10 2 (3.03%) Junior SQL Server Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) HTML
2 19 (28.79%) CSS
3 17 (25.76%) .NET
4 13 (19.70%) SOAP
5 12 (18.18%) JSON
6 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.61%) HTML5
8 5 (7.58%) Web Services
9 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.55%) Spring
10 3 (4.55%) XML
11 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (3.03%) CSS3
12 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
12 1 (1.52%) EDI
12 1 (1.52%) EDIFACT
12 1 (1.52%) RESTful
12 1 (1.52%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Replication
4 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.52%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.03%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.03%) Unix
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) AIX
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) Line Management
3 13 (19.70%) SDLC
4 12 (18.18%) OO
5 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (15.15%) Release Management
6 6 (9.09%) ERP
7 5 (7.58%) Scrum
7 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.06%) ITIL
9 3 (4.55%) Logistics
9 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.55%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.03%) Data Management
10 2 (3.03%) Information Security
10 2 (3.03%) OOP
10 2 (3.03%) Process Management
10 2 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) SQL
2 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.18%) C#
3 12 (18.18%) Java
4 9 (13.64%) Python
5 7 (10.61%) Ruby
6 3 (4.55%) Progress 4GL
6 3 (4.55%) VB
7 2 (3.03%) OpenEdge ABL
7 2 (3.03%) PHP
7 2 (3.03%) Uniface
8 1 (1.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.03%) COBIT
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.52%) MobiControl
1 1 (1.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Progress
2 14 (21.21%) Oracle
3 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix
5 1 (1.52%) Siebel
5 1 (1.52%) SOTI
5 1 (1.52%) Veritas
5 1 (1.52%) VMware
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Salary: DoE
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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