The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Progress OpenEdge
England / West Midlands
Rank 202 229 212
Rank change year-on-year +27 -17  
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.13% 0.099%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.22% 0.72% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 5
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year -2.77% +14.64%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 656 1117 958
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.91% 18.23% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 540 914 795
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,050 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenEdge
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

OpenEdge
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for OpenEdge in the West Midlands

OpenEdge
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenEdge in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenEdge in the West Midlands

OpenEdge
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenEdge within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Birmingham +16 4 £29,250 -31.17% 1
Coventry +16 2 £72,500 +61.11%
Worcestershire - 2 £53,000 -
OpenEdge
England

OpenEdge
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for OpenEdge.

1 6 (42.86%) Progress
1 6 (42.86%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) Release Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) COBIT
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) SLA
5 1 (7.14%) RAD
5 1 (7.14%) OpenEdge ABL

OpenEdge
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Progress Developer
3 3 (21.43%) OpenEdge Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Head of Development
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior SQL Server Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Report Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) Release Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Progress
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
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