The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Progress over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Progress Software Corporation.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress
Rank 211 219 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Progress 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.018% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.035% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +10.34%
Progress
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2704 2823 3104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.14% 49.57% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1977 2045 2351
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Progress
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Progress across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Progress Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Progress
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Progress across the Berkshire region.

Progress Salary Trend in Berkshire

Progress
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 4 £55,000 -
Progress
South East

Progress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Progress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Progress.

1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 8 (44.44%) ETL
2 8 (44.44%) Vitria
2 8 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (44.44%) BusinessWare
2 8 (44.44%) webMethods
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Change Management
2 8 (44.44%) Ab Initio
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 8 (44.44%) Retail
2 8 (44.44%) Data Management
2 8 (44.44%) Data Mapping
3 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) OpenEdge
4 4 (22.22%) Progress 4GL
4 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (11.11%) UNIX
5 2 (11.11%) QA

Progress
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Progress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Progress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) BusinessWare
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
2 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Technical Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Programmer
2 4 (22.22%) Banking Business Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (22.22%) Programmer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Support Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Graduate
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 8 (44.44%) ETL
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Change Management
2 8 (44.44%) Data Management
2 8 (44.44%) Data Mapping
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) vSphere
1 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Vitria
1 8 (44.44%) webMethods
1 8 (44.44%) Ab Initio
2 2 (11.11%) VMware