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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 6 months to 9 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Progress OpenEdge
UK
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1148 989 788
Rank change year-on-year -159 -201 +332
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 87 14 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.012% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.39% 0.097% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 3
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,450 £39,250
25th Percentile £44,375 £44,250 £41,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £49,250 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.68% +3.68% +22.58%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £48,750
90th Percentile - - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +22.58%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 22,169 14,479 8,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.01% 12.70% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10,365 9,559 6,675
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%

OpenEdge
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OpenEdge as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OpenEdge in the UK

OpenEdge
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OpenEdge.

Salary trend for OpenEdge in the UK

OpenEdge
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenEdge over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

Salary histogram for OpenEdge in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 10 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 6 months to 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -118 87 £55,000 - 8
UK excluding London -42 77 £55,000 +4.76% 6
North of England -6 64 - - 4
Yorkshire +16 52 - - 3
Work from Home -208 23 £55,000 +4.76% 1
North West - 12 - - 1
London - 10 £55,000 - 2
Midlands - 9 £55,000 - 1
South East -61 4 £38,750 -26.19% 1
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, 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 with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 64 (73.56%) Progress
2 34 (39.08%) SQL
3 30 (34.48%) C#
4 29 (33.33%) .NET
5 26 (29.89%) Agile
5 26 (29.89%) .NET Framework
5 26 (29.89%) Azure
6 22 (25.29%) HTML
6 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
7 21 (24.14%) CSS
7 21 (24.14%) Scrum
7 21 (24.14%) AWS
7 21 (24.14%) TypeScript
7 21 (24.14%) GCP
8 20 (22.99%) RESTful
8 20 (22.99%) RAD
9 17 (19.54%) Requirements Gathering
10 15 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
11 14 (16.09%) DevOps
12 11 (12.64%) ERP
12 11 (12.64%) Progress 4GL
13 10 (11.49%) Social Skills
14 9 (10.34%) Re-Platforming
14 9 (10.34%) Web Services
14 9 (10.34%) User Experience
14 9 (10.34%) Degree
14 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (9.20%) QlikView
15 8 (9.20%) Change Control

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:

Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (29.89%) Azure
2 21 (24.14%) AWS
2 21 (24.14%) GCP
3 8 (9.20%) SaaS
4 5 (5.75%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (9.20%) QlikView
3 2 (2.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.15%) WebSpeed
General
1 10 (11.49%) Social Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.75%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Automotive
4 2 (2.30%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (74.71%) Developer
2 59 (67.82%) Progress Developer
3 47 (54.02%) OpenEdge Developer
4 26 (29.89%) Designer
5 9 (10.34%) Programmer
6 8 (9.20%) Consultant
6 8 (9.20%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.45%) ERP Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.30%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) Support Analyst
10 1 (1.15%) Business Analyst
10 1 (1.15%) Business Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.33%) .NET
2 26 (29.89%) .NET Framework
3 22 (25.29%) HTML
4 21 (24.14%) CSS
5 20 (22.99%) RESTful
6 9 (10.34%) Web Services
7 5 (5.75%) .NET Core
7 5 (5.75%) OAuth
7 5 (5.75%) OpenID
7 5 (5.75%) React
7 5 (5.75%) Swagger
8 1 (1.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) User Experience
2 8 (9.20%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.45%) EPoS
4 2 (2.30%) FMCG
5 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) Agile
2 21 (24.14%) Scrum
3 20 (22.99%) RAD
4 17 (19.54%) Requirements Gathering
5 15 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (16.09%) DevOps
7 11 (12.64%) ERP
8 9 (10.34%) Re-Platforming
8 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (9.20%) Change Control
9 8 (9.20%) Migration
9 8 (9.20%) Project Delivery
9 8 (9.20%) Project Management
10 5 (5.75%) API Integration
10 5 (5.75%) Decision-Making
10 5 (5.75%) Full Stack Development
10 5 (5.75%) Refactoring
10 5 (5.75%) Sprint Planning
11 3 (3.45%) Project Planning
12 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.08%) SQL
2 30 (34.48%) C#
3 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
4 21 (24.14%) TypeScript
5 11 (12.64%) Progress 4GL
6 3 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 64 (73.56%) Progress
2 2 (2.30%) IBM