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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Progress OpenEdge
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 231 226
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Permanent jobs citing OpenEdge 6 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.19% 0.087%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.77% 1.20% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 5
Median salary £53,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.42% +4.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +21.52% -15.29%  

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 776 997 984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.00% 16.02% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 657 804 799
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.66% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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
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 23 June 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
Worcestershire - 6 £53,000 -
OpenEdge
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 10 (71.43%) Release Management
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) COBIT
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management

OpenEdge
Co-occurring 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%) Microsoft Excel
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 8 (57.14%) 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%) Business Intelligence Analyst
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 10 (71.43%) Release Management
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Progress
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