Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Progress OpenEdge
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1098 1117 1147
Rank change year-on-year +19 +30 +97
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 78 74 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.042% 0.059%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.26% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 93 70 142
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +14.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £34,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29,678 31,722 39,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.05% 17.93% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24,411 26,644 32,834
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +2.56%

OpenEdge
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenEdge in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 11 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 19 January 2018. 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
England +11 68 £45,000 - 4
UK excluding London +23 56 £47,500 +18.75% 5
North of England +20 36 £37,500 -14.29% 2
Yorkshire +43 28 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Midlands +7 14 £50,000 +33.33% 1
West Midlands +12 13 £50,000 +33.33%
London -1 12 £40,000 -11.11%
North West -1 8 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands - 7 £50,000 - 1
East of England +12 5 £45,000 -25.00%
South East +12 1 £42,500 +41.67%

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 41 (52.56%) Progress
2 40 (51.28%) HTML
3 39 (50.00%) .NET
4 32 (41.03%) JavaScript
5 29 (37.18%) CSS
6 25 (32.05%) PHP
7 22 (28.21%) C#
7 22 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
9 16 (20.51%) OpenEdge ABL
10 15 (19.23%) Laravel
10 15 (19.23%) NativeScript
10 15 (19.23%) Telerik
11 14 (17.95%) Finance
11 14 (17.95%) SQL
12 13 (16.67%) Line Management
13 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (14.10%) Progress 4GL
14 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
15 9 (11.54%) WebSpeed
16 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
16 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
16 8 (10.26%) Scrum
16 8 (10.26%) Degree
16 8 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (8.97%) SDLC
17 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
17 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
17 7 (8.97%) CRM
18 6 (7.69%) ERP

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 3 (3.85%) IIS
2 2 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.28%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.56%) MySQL
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) WebSpeed
2 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Advertising
2 6 (7.69%) Billing
3 3 (3.85%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Law
4 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (82.05%) Developer
2 37 (47.44%) Progress Developer
3 26 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 22 (28.21%) Senior Progress Developer
5 19 (24.36%) OpenEdge Developer
6 12 (15.38%) Applications Developer
6 12 (15.38%) Web Developer
7 10 (12.82%) Consultant
8 9 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (10.26%) C# Developer
10 7 (8.97%) .NET Developer
10 7 (8.97%) Analyst
10 7 (8.97%) Web Applications Developer
11 6 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
12 5 (6.41%) Analyst Developer
12 5 (6.41%) Billing Developer
12 5 (6.41%) CRM Developer
12 5 (6.41%) Development Team Leader
12 5 (6.41%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) HTML
2 39 (50.00%) .NET
3 29 (37.18%) CSS
4 15 (19.23%) Laravel
4 15 (19.23%) NativeScript
5 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
6 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.41%) Web Services
8 4 (5.13%) JSON
9 3 (3.85%) SOAP
10 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (2.56%) HTML5
10 2 (2.56%) jQuery
10 2 (2.56%) ODBC
10 2 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.56%) XML
11 1 (1.28%) EDI
11 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.69%) User Experience
4 5 (6.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Linux
2 1 (1.28%) Unix
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) Line Management
2 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.26%) Scrum
4 7 (8.97%) CRM
4 7 (8.97%) SDLC
5 6 (7.69%) ERP
5 6 (7.69%) Web Application Development
6 5 (6.41%) Coaching
6 5 (6.41%) Web Development
7 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.13%) Process Management
8 3 (3.85%) Case Management
8 3 (3.85%) Change Management
8 3 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.85%) Migration
8 3 (3.85%) MVC
8 3 (3.85%) Practice Management
8 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.85%) Workflow
9 2 (2.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) JavaScript
2 25 (32.05%) PHP
3 22 (28.21%) C#
4 16 (20.51%) OpenEdge ABL
5 14 (17.95%) SQL
6 11 (14.10%) Progress 4GL
7 5 (6.41%) Ruby
8 4 (5.13%) Java
9 3 (3.85%) C++
9 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.56%) Groovy
10 2 (2.56%) VB
11 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.28%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (52.56%) Progress
2 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (19.23%) Telerik
4 6 (7.69%) Capita
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle