Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Progress OpenEdge
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1120 1095 1191
Rank change year-on-year -25 +96 +100
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 78 160 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.079% 0.048%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.42% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 76 152 100
UK median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,375 £30,000 £31,700
90th Percentile £53,000 £46,250 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 31989 37842 42808
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 18.03% 18.76% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25937 32101 35375
UK median annual salary £47,408 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.35% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenEdge in the UK

OpenEdge
Top 13 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 27 July 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
England -4 78 £43,750 +9.38% 2
UK excluding London +32 66 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North of England -9 47 £40,000 - 1
North West -9 25 £30,000 -25.00%
Yorkshire +6 21 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Midlands +5 17 £53,000 +32.50%
West Midlands +17 14 £53,000 +51.43%
London +21 12 £50,000 +11.11% 1
South East +86 9 £53,000 +24.71%
East of England +22 8 £53,000 +17.78%
East Midlands +21 3 £29,000 -17.14%
North East +19 1 - -
South West +15 1 £30,000 -14.29%

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 42 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 35 (44.87%) SQL
3 32 (41.03%) .NET
4 30 (38.46%) C#
5 29 (37.18%) HTML
5 29 (37.18%) Progress
6 28 (35.90%) Degree
7 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
7 25 (32.05%) CSS
8 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 22 (28.21%) OO
9 22 (28.21%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (24.36%) Oracle
11 18 (23.08%) SOAP
12 16 (20.51%) Java
12 16 (20.51%) MySQL
12 16 (20.51%) HTTP
12 16 (20.51%) JSON
12 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
12 16 (20.51%) SDLC
13 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
14 14 (17.95%) JIRA
14 14 (17.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (17.95%) Computer Science Degree
15 13 (16.67%) ERP
16 12 (15.38%) Web Services
16 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (14.10%) Web Development
17 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.56%) Sonic ESB
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.56%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.51%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) DHCP
3 1 (1.28%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) VoIP
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.51%) MySQL
3 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (14.10%) RDBMS
4 11 (14.10%) Relational Database
4 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (10.26%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (7.69%) Power BI
8 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (17.95%) JIRA
2 10 (12.82%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.28%) WebSpeed
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Legal
3 3 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (82.05%) Developer
2 30 (38.46%) Progress Developer
3 20 (25.64%) OpenEdge Developer
4 13 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Junior
5 10 (12.82%) Junior Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Report Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Business Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Report Writer
6 8 (10.26%) SSRS Developer
6 8 (10.26%) SSRS Report Writer
7 7 (8.97%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Applications Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Data Migration Specialist
10 4 (5.13%) Migration Specialist
10 4 (5.13%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.03%) .NET
2 29 (37.18%) HTML
3 25 (32.05%) CSS
4 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 18 (23.08%) SOAP
6 16 (20.51%) JSON
7 12 (15.38%) Web Services
8 9 (11.54%) HTML5
9 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
9 8 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
11 6 (7.69%) CSS3
12 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (6.41%) ODBC
13 4 (5.13%) jQuery
13 4 (5.13%) Spring
14 2 (2.56%) Entity Framework
14 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
14 2 (2.56%) REST
14 2 (2.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.54%) Renewable Energy
4 8 (10.26%) Data Structures
5 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.85%) User Experience
7 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Android
3 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (28.21%) OO
3 16 (20.51%) SDLC
4 13 (16.67%) ERP
5 11 (14.10%) Web Development
6 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
6 10 (12.82%) Logistics
6 10 (12.82%) OOP
7 9 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (10.26%) ETL
8 8 (10.26%) Release Management
9 7 (8.97%) Software Architecture
10 6 (7.69%) Case Management
10 6 (7.69%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.69%) Migration
10 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.41%) Practice Management
11 5 (6.41%) Process Management
11 5 (6.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) SQL
2 30 (38.46%) C#
3 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.51%) Java
5 10 (12.82%) Python
5 10 (12.82%) VB
6 8 (10.26%) Ruby
7 7 (8.97%) Progress 4GL
8 5 (6.41%) Groovy
9 3 (3.85%) PHP
9 3 (3.85%) Uniface
10 2 (2.56%) OpenEdge ABL
10 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (35.90%) Degree
2 14 (17.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Nagios
2 1 (1.28%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.28%) MobiControl
2 1 (1.28%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (37.18%) Progress
2 19 (24.36%) Oracle
3 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) SOTI
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
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